| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:22 PM
After Tuesday night's 5-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners, A.J. Burnett walked to the middle of the Phillies clubhouse at Citizens Bank Park as he does after each home start.
However, this time, the mood was quite somber.
It took a few seconds for the...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Too much of a good thing?
Absolutely not when it comes to the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge," which as of Thursday had raised $41.8 million since July 29 compared to $2.1 million over the same period last year.
I completed my "challenge" on Sunday...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:12 PM
WASHINGTON — The Philadelphia Phillies might be out of contention for the National League East title, but they are making life miserable for the Washington Nationals, who have been leading the division for several weeks.
A.J. Burnett allowed one...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:38 PM
DETROIT — After watching the Tigers lose in the American League Championship Series in 2011 and seeing the Giants sweep them in last year's World Series, Motown is getting antsy.
And when the crowd of 42,669 began booing star first baseman...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Back in September, Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said definitively that closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract and return next season.
After leading the American League in both saves (50) and blown saves (9) in 2013, Johnson...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:56 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — When the Orioles first contacted Dave Wallace in October about their pitching coach vacancy, the 66-year-old baseball veteran took pause.
Wallace already had a nice job as the minor league pitching coordinator for the Atlanta...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Birthplace: Waterbury, Conn.
Resides: Wrentham, Mass.
Most recent position: Atlanta Braves' minor league pitching coordinator (2010-2013)
Major league pitching coach experience: Los Angeles Dodgers (1995-1997), New York Mets...
| Jul 2, 2013
Most people are either going to strongly agree or strong disagree with the comments Jonathan Papelbon made today on MLB Network Radio today about Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig possibly making the All-Star game. "To me it’s an absolute joke," Papelbon.....
| Jul 31, 2013
As Ruben Amaro Jr. took a seat in the Phillies dugout to talk about the deals he didn’t make before today’s 4 p.m. trade deadline, he actually seemed content with what had transpired. Much of the speculation surrounded Michael Young,......
| May 30, 2013
Kyle Kendrick and home plate umpire Dale Scott had a little stare down in the sixth inning. With two on and one out, Kendrick thought he had struck out Mike Carp with his 0-2 offering. Instead, Scott called the pitch......
| Jun 3, 2013
Michael Young is back from bereavement leave/family medical emergency list, but he’s not in today’s starting line-up. Freddy Galvis is starting at third base and hitting eighth. Young said he got a phone call about a half hour before last........