| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Can we please stop with this ridiculous idea floating around out there that the Magic are displacing the indigent by attempting to buy out a homeless shelter in order to build a $100 million entertainment...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Friends of Alex Rodriguez, currently appealing a 211-game suspension for his role in the Biogenesis doping scandal, obtained and leaked documents that implicated Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers and Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli in using...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 9:17 PM
J.J. Hardy’s absence at shortstop for the Orioles on Saturday night was a noticeable one. He’s been a fixture in the Orioles lineup all season, missing only one game when manager Buck Showalter gave him a day off.
But Hardy was scratched...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
In my worst decision of the week so far, I moved Ryan Braun back into my fantasy league lineup just before Major League Baseball announced that he's been suspended for the rest of this year for using Performance Enhancing Substances.......
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The Phillies limp home from a disappointing road trip and host the Dodgers (7:10 p.m.) tonight to begin a 10-game homestand. Cliff Leee (10-5, 3.18 ERA) takes the mound for Philly while Zack Greinke (10-3, 3.21 ERA) pitches for the Dodgers. … The...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:37 PM
GREENVILLE, Miss. — George “Boomer” Scott, a three-time All-Star first baseman during the 1960s and 1970s who slugged 271 career homers, has died. He was 69.
Washington County coroner Methel Johnson confirmed Scott died on Sunday in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:14 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Marco Estrada (Glendale Community College, 2003) starting pitcher, Milwaukee Brewers: It’s been a season to forget for the Milwaukee Brewers, who are 52-68 and have been in last place...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:19 PM
If you were a kid in the 1970s, chances are you got your baseball news through newspaper box scores, brief and sporadic radio and television reports, and perhaps on the backs of the baseball cards you collected without concern for their appreciable value....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson stood by his locker and explained what has become a familiar scene at the end of games.
For his second straight outing, Johnson – the majors' saves leader with 39 – couldn't preserve a one-run ninth-inning lead....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:20 PM
The players suspended Monday for what Major League Baseball said were violations of rules banning the use of performance-enhancing drugs. Alex Rodriguez was suspended for the remainder of this season and all of 2014, pending an expected appeal. The...