| Apr 27, 2015
| 7:17 PM
Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season because of a torn elbow ligament, throwing the Dodgers’ starting rotation into disarray.
McCarthy said he anticipates undergoing Tommy John surgery. That would put him on course to return around...
| Apr 25, 2015
White Sox: Top prospect Carlos Rodon arrives, follows the Buehrle-Sale game plan of starting out in pen.
Indians: SI cover jinx update: Only 11 home runs entering weekend — all on road, and all solo.
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:26 PM
CINCINNATI (AP) — Matt Adams' first hit sent the Cincinnati Reds to their first loss.
The St. Louis first baseman snapped a hitless start to the season at 10 at-bats with a leadoff homer in the fourth inning, lifting the Cardinals to a 4-1 victory...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Kris Bryant made his Las Vegas homecoming special with two home runs in 3-1 victory over the A's. At Maryvale, the Cubs rallied for seven runs in the third inning for a 10-5 triumph. Speedster Matt Szczur hit his third home run.
| Mar 15, 2015
| 12:15 PM
MESA, Ariz. -- Despite his insistence that he would be ready to play Sunday, slugger Kris Bryant isn't in the Chicago Cubs' starting lineup against Cincinnati.
Bryant, who came off the bench Saturday to hit two home runs and holds the spring training...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 3:30 PM
Cubs 2, Reds 1
Spring record: 5-8-1
The summary: Before a sellout crowd of 15,316 at Sloan Park, the Cubs mustered only one hit - a two-run home run by left fielder Chris Denorfia off Reds ace Johnny Cueto in the third inning - to seize their...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:27 PM
The summary: Before a sellout crowd of 15,316 at Sloan Park, the Cubs mustered only one hit — a two-run home run by left fielder Chris Denorfia off Reds ace Johnny Cueto in the third inning — but beat the Reds 2-1 for their fourth...
| 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 8, 2014
| 10:14 PM
As the first day of baseball's winter meetings came to a close Monday night, Jon Lester was believed to be close to deciding where he'll pitch next season. At first glance, the Dodgers looked like one of his most logical destinations.
The Dodgers are in...
| Dec 6, 2014
As soon as renovations at Wrigley Field are completed and a new television deal is finalized, the Cubs could be a feared team in free agency instead of losing out on top players such as catcher Russell Martin, who signed with the Blue Jays.