| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:33 PM
The Cubs made life miserable for former teammate Matt Garza as well as the Brewers' playoff hopes. They put together five hits Wednesday night during a four-run third off Garza to support rookie Kyle Hendricks.
At the plate
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:16 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. WASHINGTON: Masters of the big finish, with five walkoff wins in six games. (6)
2. BALTIMORE: On pace for its biggest AL East margin since 1971, when Orioles...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:29 PM
In some ways, it’s 2011 all over again for Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Marco Estrada.
That year, the one-time Glendale Community College standout enjoyed a breakthrough season, as did his Brewers.
Milwaukee returned to the postseason for the first...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:53 PM
White Sox: Adam Dunn pitching in relief? Funny stuff. Sox bullpen's 4.53 ERA? Not so funny.
Indians: Second-to-last in attendance, so Indians decide to cut capacity about 5,000 seats. Yep. That should fix it....
| Aug 10, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Everyone keeps waiting for the Brewers to fall on their faces, pointing to the Pirates' young talent and the Cardinals' pitching.
Sooner or later, the experts say, the cheeseheads will get moldy and it'll be time for Wisconsin to give its undivided...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 4:34 PM
PITTSBURGH — The final homestand of a season the Cubs dubbed the "Party of the Century" begins Monday at Wrigley Field.
Fans will get their last chance to see the 100-year-old ballpark without a jumbo-sized video board dominating the backdrop in...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:45 PM
NEW YORK -- Chris Young hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning as the New York Yankees went from being five outs from getting no-hit to pulling out a dramatic 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.
| Sep 12, 2014
By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange
NEW YORK — First Chris Young broke up a no-hit bid and then he found himself getting mobbed at home plate.
It was just how the New York Yankees planned out their biggest win of the season.
Two innings after...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Braves at Marlins
When/where: 1:10 p.m., Marlins Park, Miami
On the air
TV: Fox Sports Florida Radio: 93.5-FM, 1230-AM (West Palm), 710-AM (Spanish)
On the mound
RHP Julio Teheran (13-10, 2.90) vs. LHP Brad Hand (2-6, 4.76): After going 9-6 with a...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 12:53 PM
8:10 p.m., Miller Park, Milwaukee.
On the mound
RHP Brad Penny (1-1, 6.61) vs. RHP Yovani Gallardo (8-8, 3.43): Through five appearances, including three as a starter, Penny is allowing a .324 opponents' batting average (22-for-68), including a .400...
| Sep 8, 2014
Welington Castillo has more than enough service time to not be forced to wear the costumes that the Cubs' rookies sported during their flight to Toronto on Sunday following a 10-4 loss to the Pirates that capped a three-game home sweep.