| Feb 9, 2015
| 4:50 PM
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said three weeks ago that if he were to handicap it, he envisioned Cole Hamels starting for the Phillies on opening day.
| Feb 8, 2015
| 1:50 PM
As 30 MLB teams prepare to head to spring training to break a sweat and loosen the muscles for the 2015 season, the Cardinals find themselves in a familiar position.
They're regarded as the team to beat in the National League Central.
The Cardinals have...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 2:15 PM
Hmmm, are things getting interesting enough for the Dodgers to take a serious run at right-hander James Shields?
Certainly looks like it. In which case, they absolutely should.
Shields never appealed to me as the great ace he was being marketed as...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 3:37 PM
How’s that Clayton Kershaw contract looking now? You know, the record seven-year deal for $220 million he signed a year ago.
No pitcher ever has signed for more. Despite the local love for Kershaw, some thought it a tad excessive.
Only now comes...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:55 PM
As news spread overnight that Jon Lester had spurned Red Sox ownership in favor of the boy genius who once had escaped its employ dressed in a gorilla suit, another slightly less audacious scene began to spread across the Internet.
We're talking about...