| May 25, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Marlins manager Mike Redmond hasn't bothered to visit any of this city's vaunted blues dens this weekend.
These days if the Blue Brothers wanted to get the band back together, they'd be knocking on Redmond's door. The Marlins' clubhouse is the No. 1...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:39 PM
As the 10-year anniversary of the most talked-about moment in Cubs history approaches, it turns out everyone was wrong all along.
Touching the famous foul ball in Game 6 of the 2003 National League Championship Series wasn't the worst thing to happen to...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:47 PM
MIAMI Mike Redmond could not have received a better anniversary present.
A 31-year-old rookie appearing in his second major league game put the Marlins on the board in the seventh with an RBI-single. Three batters later the 29-year-old with almost 3,500...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Los Marlins de Miami han dejado de ser la Cenicienta de las Grandes Ligas.
Y esto lo vengo afirmando desde mucho antes que arrancara la temporada y los peces humillaran a los Rockies de Colorado en su partido inaugural de 2014 en la Pequeña Habana....
| Jun 5, 2011
An American Life
Ballantine/ESPN Books: 397 pp., $26.00
Here is a theory I have: There are three kinds of baseball players — the Good, the Great and the Gods. In the first category is everybody who made it to the...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:16 PM
One previously annoying question the White Sox won’t have to answer this winter is “Who will be your leadoff batter?”
In addition to playing a deep but serviceable center field, Alejandro De Aza silenced most of the gripes about the...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 8:52 PM
No. 7 Phillies: 24th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Tigers.
Last memory of the 2011 Phillies?
That's easy. It's Ryan Howard hitting a grounder to Cardinals second baseman Nick Punto, heading disgustedly toward first base and then...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 10:15 PM
Before the first game of this year’s White Sox-Cubs series, I asked a question that I’d like to revisit now that we have a result.
Who would go crazier: Cubs runners on Gavin Floyd or the flash mob in Carlos Zambrano’s head?
| May 15, 2011
| 7:04 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — After completing a 6-3 West Coast trip Sunday with a harrowing 4-3 win over the Athletics, manager Ozzie Guillen made a request for the White Sox.
"Go home and play better for our fans," he said. "They deserve that. We owe them...
| May 20, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Juan Pierre and Adam Dunn were the only left-handed hitters in the Chicago White Sox lineup as they opened a weekend series against southpaw Ted Lilly and the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Ramon Castro replaced A. J. Pierzynski at catcher and Brent Morel and...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 7:15 AM
Hang on, Adam Dunn. Don’t do anything stupid, don’t say anything stupid, don’t do anything a Guillen kid would do.
Just be the big, lovable guilty pleasure you’ve always been, and the misery that has been your 2011 season will...