| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:52 PM
"There is no joy in Mudville," goes the famous refrain. "Mighty Casey has struck out."
That poem, written by Ernest Thayer in 1888, has a particularly bitter resonance in Baltimore these days. After an exciting and wildly successful season, our...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jul 12, 2014
Washington Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmerman abruptly left his start against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning Friday night because of a right biceps injury.
Zimmerman (6-5), scheduled to participate in his second straight All-Star...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw will be making his third consecutive All-Star game appearance and Angels outfielder Mike Trout his second.
And rookie sensation Yasiel Puig of the Dodgers still has a chance of making his first.
Puig, who has played...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:16 PM
On a night when shortstop Hanley Ramirez left the game with hamstring tightness, the Dodgers managed to put together at least one highlight.
Adrian Gonzalez lined a single into center in the 10th inning Thursday to lift the Dodgers to a 3-2 victory...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:21 PM
So really, honestly, this time it could be different? This time a Dodgers team finally approaching full strength and buoyed by the arrival of phenom Yasiel Puig could actually be readying a real run?
There were signs again Monday night that it could...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Matt Kemp had to beg Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly to let him play in the team’s 6-5 win over the Giants on Tuesday.
And although Mattingly said the stress of what could have been another ninth-inning meltdown took a year off his life, he may have...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:50 PM
One day after breaking into the Dodgers lineup for the first time since May 29, Matt Kemp is back out of it.
No need to worry though, Dodgers fans. His hamstring is fine, his shoulder is fine. It’s just a scheduled day off, according to Manager...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The Orioles had plenty of opportunities to make left-hander Wei-Yin Chen's rocky sixth inning not matter Saturday afternoon against the San Francisco Giants.
While Chen held up his end for five innings — holding the defending World Champion Giants...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:06 PM
As dormant as the Orioles' bats seem to get sometimes with runners in scoring position, they always seem to be just one hit away from an offensive eruption.
Despite managing just one hit – a third-inning single by pitcher Bud Norris – in...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:05 PM
President Obama honored the San Francisco Giants’ 2012 World Series championship on Monday, saying the team is “making this a habit.”
The Giants won their second world championship in three years in October, beating the Detroit...