| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:53 AM
4:30 a.m. Golf: Open Championship first round (in England).--ESPN
7:30 a.m. Cycling: Tour de France stage 17 (Bagneres-de-Luchon to Peyragudes).--NBC Sports Net.
8:30 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Hamburg round of 16.--Tennis Channel
9:30 a.m. ...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:13 AM
There is a rumor the White Sox are interested in trading for Milwaukee starter Zach Greinke. I believe the rumor was started by Gavin Floyd’s right forearm, the one with tendinitis that likely will land him on the disabled list and scream for the...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Four words about Kevin Youkilis: I had no idea.
I knew that Youkilis used to be good. Used to be. But when he was traded from the Red Sox to the White Sox on June 24, he had fewer homers and RBIs that month than Orlando Hudson, the man he was supposed to...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Maybe you blame Cubs team President Theo Epstein for failing to take every step required to execute the trade of Ryan Dempster to Atlanta.
Maybe you blame Dempster for failing to live up to his word that he would waive his no-trade rights for certain...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Dodgers plugged holes
Los Angeles Times
While the Angels landing former Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke filled a much-needed gap in their effort to win the AL West, the Dodgers stand as the trade-deadline winner by plugging so many...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Paul Konerko was placed on the seven-day disabled list Friday, suffering from a concussion suffered in Tuesday's game.
The Sox will not add a player until Saturday, but it could possible be AAA Charlotte first baseman Dan Johnson, who has hit 25...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:24 PM
TORONTO--White Sox manager Robin Ventura shook up the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Blue Jays, hoping to manufacture runs in Paul Konerko's absence. The Sox have lost three of five games with their captain.
With Alejandro De Aza, Dewayne Wise and...
| Apr 18, 2012
Players must adjust
It's too early to tell. Bobby Valentine certainly has the experience, and he convinced ownership he's the guy. Now he needs to work on the players. They clearly preferred the country-club atmosphere under...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 7:37 AM
I don’t know why Carlos Marmol is still a Cub.
I don’t know if Marmol knows why he’s still a Cub.
Only Theo Epstein knows, and he should know better.
Marmol is the European sports car of closers --- finely tuned and destined to cost a...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:07 PM
During all the mounting losses, the short outings, the brutal beatings from the opposition that left-hander Brian Matusz endured last season, the Orioles faithful remained fairly kind, with only a smattering of boos for his worst performances. Matusz was,...
| May 22, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz said he "got chills" when the crowd at Oriole Park gave him a loud, standing ovation on his way off the field after a strong 6 1/3-inning performance against the Boston Red Sox.
"It's a great feeling," Matusz said. "I'...