| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Baseball's installation of instant replay Thursday is about more than an ancient sport finally embracing the wonders of technology,
It is also about one of the crudest sports finally embracing the wonders of humanity.
"Kill the ump!" will become...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:52 PM
MLS teams draft Caringi, Dacres
UMBC senior soccer standouts Pete Caringi III (Calvert Hall) and Kadeem Dacres were selected in Tuesday's Major League Soccer SuperDraft. Caringi, a forward, was selected in the third round by the Montreal...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Has the worm turned?
If Jose Canseco gets the unintended credit for awaking baseball to its problems with performance enhancing drugs—might Ryan Braun be looked back at as the tipping point in the game’s fight against them? It’s...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:54 PM
As Alex Rodriguez combusts in a fiery ball of bad feelings, the Yankees have turned to Alfonso Soriano to save their season.
You can't make this stuff up.
Amazingly, perhaps sickeningly if you have that old-fashioned anti-Yankees bias, there's a...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Bob Zerfass has been playing and managing in the Blue Mountain League for 50 years, ever since he broke into the league as a member of the Johnson Post 855 team in 1963.
The one thing that Zerfass wants to do every season is play baseball in August....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:58 AM
Good things to good people---
I went to see former Shocker Ryan Jones swing the bat for the Arkansas Travelers last night in Tulsa. Jones, an outfielder out of Bishop Carroll, signed with the Angels as a free agent after his senior season at Wichita...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
1. Tigers (4): Acquired closer Jose Veras from the Astros at a time Detroit hadn't had a blown save in 40 games. The bullpen has been much better since Joaquin Benoit took over as the closer.
2. Cardinals (1): They kicked the tires on Alexei Ramirez but...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:36 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — Happy Home Run Monday, everybody.
Four innings after Birthday Boy Evan Longoria hit a three-run homer off Clay Buchholz, substitute catcher Jose Lobaton drilled a two-out walk-off homer off Koji Uehara to keep the Tampa Bay Rays...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:12 AM
All seven of Baylor’s punts this year have come in the fourth quarter, where their regulars have yet to play a down in four games. The Bears are being outscored 21-17 in the fourth quarter of games, but they’ve out produced they’re four...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 2:02 PM
No. 19 Colorado Rockies: 12th in a series counting down to spring training: Next: Royals
Like Cowboys and Indians in the front yard, baseball is a kid's game. But sometimes, once every million or so encounters, that's not a cap gun the batter has in...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 2:42 PM
No. 18 Royals: 13th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Brewers.
When talent comes in waves, good things happen to teams.
The long-suffering Royals believe they have reached the point where their hard work and over-slot spending in the...