| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:29 PM
I don't own a crystal ball, but I sometimes pretend I do for professional reasons. This is one of those times, if you will indulge me.
Based on the latest vibrations coming my direction, I expect to see the Twins call a news conference sometime in the...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:43 PM
ST. LOUIS -- Gerritt Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played a game of role reversal, and pulled even with the St. Louis Cardinals.
The hard-throwing rookie gave up two hits in six dominant innings and also had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:57 PM
ST. LOUIS — Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played like veterans.
Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro Alvarez homered for the second straight day and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Ya gotta' hand it to Kurt Landes and the IronPigs. They always seem to find a way to make news -- even national news. First their was the unveiling of the urinal games in the spring that got seemingly world-wide coverage. Then last week came the funeral...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Wilson Ramos hit a grand slam and rookie right-hander Taylor Jordan had six strong innings for his first major league win to lead the Washington Nationals to a 14-1 rout of the New York Mets on Sunday.
The Nationals won their third game in a row and...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 2:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates have proved their staying power this season with top-flight pitching and strong performances by young position players, but the organization continued on Saturday to improve its lineup with the acquisition of left-handed slugger...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:03 AM
They couldn't have waited a day?
The New York Mets traded outfielder Marlon Byrd to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday, a move that actually makes a lot of sense. There was one big problem though: Tuesday night was Marlon Byrd T-Shirt Night at Citi...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 9:20 PM
I was staggered by something I learned today. Have you ever heard of ‘Bagborroworstea.coml?’ It’s a sight on the internet and I’m not making this up—where you can actually rent a used purse for a period of time. Have you...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:05 PM
This is real.
To those sitting in Dodger Stadium late Wednesday night as another comeback victory filled the joint with a dizzying chill, the conclusion was inescapable.
For those who kicked over their long-empty plastic cups and nacho trays when...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Tennis--U.S. Open, Noon and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer--UEFA Champions League, Plzen at Maribor, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP); UEFA Champions League, Eindhoven at AC Milan, 1:30 p.m. (FS1)
Sailing--Louis Vuitton Cup, Finals, Races 11 and 12, same-day...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Ervin Santana scattered five hits and allowed one run in six innings, and the surging Kansas City Royals took advantage of a sun-splashed Sunday to beat the New York Mets 6-2 and win the three-game interleague series.
The Royals won for the 11th time...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:29 PM
MIAMI The inning should have ended with Marlon Byrd’s bat on his shoulder.
With two out and the Marlins clinging to a one-run lead in the seventh Tuesday, Daniel Murphy bolted for second. Catcher Jeff Mathis made another great throw and Donovan...