| Mar 21, 2011
| 9:41 AM
Just three days after second baseman Luis Castillo was released by the New York Mets, pitcher Oliver Perez has been shown the door following a poor performance at spring training.
According to Mets officials, the team has decided to absorb the $12...
| Jul 20, 2010
| 11:52 PM
An all-local battle will take place in the boys' 14 singles round of 16 today at the Costa Mesa Summer Junior Classic.
Corona del Mar resident Alastair Hurry, the No. 2 seed, will face Newport Beach resident Austin Di Giulio at 8:30 a.m. at the Costa...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 7:16 PM
Jeff Francoeur hit a go-ahead solo home run in the ninth inning off Braves closer Billy Wagner and the New York Mets snapped a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday night.
The Braves have lost three of four and now lead...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 1:57 PM
A New York Mets fan is filing suit against the MLB, the New York Mets, the bat maker , Mets second baseman Luis Castillo, and ex-Met Ramon Castro after his face was shattered by a broken bat during an August 2007 game.
James G. Falzon is seeking...
| Aug 17, 2010
The phrase, "Listen up rook!" gets used a lot during training camp, especially with this group of Chargers. They love to tutor the youngsters.
Even with the first round of cuts looming on August 31, nearly all the veterans seem to freely hand out help...
| Aug 17, 2011
Former New York Yankees bat boy Luis Castillo tells all in his new book Clubhouse Confidential.
You are invited to come behind the closed doors of the Yankees' clubhouse for the ride of your life in this intimate memoir about the team's recent glory...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 6:59 PM
April 5, 1993: Charlie Hough throws the first pitch in Marlins history. The Marlins won their inaugural game over the Dodgers 6-3 in front of 42,334 fans.
Oct. 3, 1997: Robb Nen pitches a perfect ninth inning in Game 3 of the NLDS against the...
| May 17, 2011
| 9:00 PM
You get one, they take one away.
The West Michigan Whitecaps got a win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods 6-5 on Wednesday, but earlier in the day lost a win they thought they had yesterday after the Midwest League upheld a protest.
Antonio Cruz (1-4)...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 9:41 PM
The Chargers have done a nifty job, it seems, in adding some key players in this wacky, condensed offseason -- inside linebacker Takeo Spikes and safety Bob Sanders. One Pro Bowler is back, but maybe not quite in the condition many expected.
| Feb 7, 2009
| 4:30 PM
The Mets will start spring training without Fernando Martinez -- position players report on Feb. 17 -- but here are some other things to look for in Port St. Lucie over the next six weeks or so. Consider this a......
| Feb 14, 2009
| 4:30 PM
The biggest message from Jerry Manuel's opening remarks this morning was his renewed emphasis on unselfish play for the upcoming season. And the manager immediately put that to the test by suggesting that Jose Reyes may be dropped to the......