| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Teammates had been asking Marcell Ozuna about when he was going to hit his 20th home run.
He promised it would be memorable.
"I said, 'Wait, that ball is going to be far away and ugly.' That's what we say in the Domincan [Republic]," Ozuna said,...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 10:48 AM
This season could be doubly special for Umatilla High grad Jonathan Lucroy, catcher for the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Brewers could make the postseason for the first time since 2008 and Lucroy could lead the majors in doubles.
It's been a banner year for...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Derek Jeter will be in the spotlight for perhaps the final time when he starts at shortstop for the American League in the All-Star Game.
The New York Yankees captain, who is retiring following the season, heads the AL squad for the July 17 game in...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:34 PM
White Sox: Ozzie Guillen reunites with Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf, and could return to organization after Marlins' contract ends.
Indians: Bud Selig says no one has told him there are any problems with Chief Wahoo...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:07 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — The all-Jeter-all-the-time All-Star Game started off the way it was supposed to Tuesday night when Derek Jeter dove to his left for a shot off Andrew McCutchen's bat, righted himself and rifled a throw to first.
The fact McCutchen...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:55 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Alexei Ramirez's hugging skills were on full display Tuesday night during his All-Star Game debut.
The White Sox shortstop and Sox left-hander Chris Sale both entered Tuesday night's game in the top of the fourth inning when American...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Team outlooks are listed in predicted order of finish. Lineups and rotations are projections.
1 l Washington
2013 l 86-76, second place
Last year in playoffs l 2012
They are supposed to blossom after years of suffering, top draft...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:44 AM
ST. PETERSBURG — Behind the dugout, Don Semento heard the sound of balls being smashed off a hitting tee.
Jonathan Lucroy, who had just been yanked from a summer-league game by the former Umatilla coach for not hustling, was frustrated at himself....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:04 PM
There's a distinct dichotomy that surrounds Orioles center fielder Adam Jones in Baltimore.
He is the club's most consistent performer and surely one of its most ardent community ambassadors. His No. 10 jersey is the most prevalent on any given night in...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The list of players who were the most valuable on their team through the first half of the 2014 baseball season includes usual suspects such as Andrew McCutchen, Troy Tulowitzki, Paul Goldschmidt, Felix Hernandez and David Price.
As with every season,...