| Mar 30, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, vote in the poll and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Bill Kline, Morning Call The Phillies are older......
| Apr 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
News flash: The Boston Red Sox beat the Angels. Well, that may seem like old news, since it happens so often, as in virtually every time these teams meet up these days. The score, stats and location may change, but......
| Jun 3, 2010
| 10:33 PM
Felix Hernandez snapped a personal four-game losing streak, allowing one run over eight innings, and Jose Lopez hit a three-run homer to help the Seattle Mariners beat AL Central-leading Minnesota 4-1 on Thursday night.
Hernandez last won on April 21,...
| Jul 25, 2010
| 6:47 PM
The Red Sox may be cursing Michael Saunders for some time to come.
A day after breaking up Jon Lester's no-hit bid with a two-run homer, Saunders came through again Sunday. His two-run single in the eighth inning gave Seattle the lead, Milton Bradley...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Perhaps the New York Yankees should just take the field for the American League squad when the All-Star Game takes place in early July.
It is a brash statement, but when five out of the nine starting positions are being held by Yankee
players and other...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 6:59 PM
BOSTON – In an energized visiting clubhouse late Friday night, an Orioles team that had lost five straight games – many in humiliating fashion – sounded as if it had gotten the wakeup call it badly needed.
The players talked excitedly...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
The Orioles quietly packed their belongings late Sunday afternoon and dispersed to various parts of the country, carrying more baggage into the All-Star break than they could have possibly imagined.
After an ejection-marred 8-6 loss to the Boston Red...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 6:46 PM
A contentious four-game series with the Boston Red Sox ended Sunday with four more ejections, Michael Gonzalez's not denying that he threw a purpose pitch behind David Ortiz, and Buck Showalter and Jeremy Guthrie criticizing the umpiring crew.
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:22 PM
There was no on-field animosity that carried over from earlier this month, but that's not to say the Orioles didn't feel the effects of their ejection-marred previous series with the Boston Red Sox.
With closer Kevin Gregg serving the first game of a...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:14 PM
At age 45 and in his 19th season of Major League ball, Tim Wakefield had a little edge in experience against a rookie-laden Mariners squad Sunday at Safeco Field.
But Seattle's youth corps -- with five rookies in the lineup -- topped the veteran...
| May 17, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit an RBI double in the eighth, backing seven shutout innings from Clay Buchholz, and the Red Sox squeezed out a 1-0 win over the Tigers in the rainy opener of a two-game series.
Saltalamacchia's hit, off the Green Monster, scored...