| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:20 PM
The Marlins were looking to fill a hole in their rotation when they dealt a couple of top prospects to acquire Jarred Cosart at the trading deadline.
It turned out they acquired an ace for the stretch run in pursuit of a playoff berth. But even an ace...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ANGELS: If Chris Iannetta had more plate appearances, his .385 OBP would tie for third in the AL. (1)
2. BALTIMORE: Seven with at least 10 HR: N. Cruz, C. Davis,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The All-Snubbed team
It's called the All-Star game — but not all the stars who deserve to play in the exhibition will be at Citi Field on Tuesday.
Some missed their flights to New York because of the rule requiring each team to have at least one...
| 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 20, 2013
| 7:34 PM
MILWAUKEE The Marlins on Saturday wore reproductions of 1956 Miami Marlins uniforms, the same one the iconic Satchel Paige wore during his three seasons with the Triple-A International League outfit.
Nathan Eovaldi didn’t come close to...
| 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...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
TOP OF THE ORDER
Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams.
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: Right-hander Jean Machi (0.31 ERA) has major league-best 23 1/3 -inning scoreless streak. (3)
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:37 PM
NEW YORK — To say Zach Britton has been tremendous this season as the club’s closer would be an understatement.
He was 9-for-10 in save chances since taking over from Tommy Hunter and picking up his first save May 15 in Kansas City.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:24 AM
As expected, the Orioles' only representative on USA Baseball's 27-man provisional roster for the World Baseball Classic is center fielder Adam Jones.
The rosters for the rest of the countries will be announced later today, so other Orioles could be...
| Mar 27, 2012
Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, who grew up in Umatilla and played at Umatilla High School, signed a five-year contract extension Tuesday morning, according to reports from MLB.com. The extension runs through the 2016 season with a club...
| May 24, 2012
Umatilla grad Jonathan Lucroy continued his hot hitting for the Milwaukee Brewers with a two-run homer and a double in an 8-5 win over San Francisco on Wednesday. The third-year big league catcher belted a grand slam and a solo home run and tied a...