| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Kevin Baxter ranks the 30 teams. Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. MILWAUKEE: Brewers haven’t won 17 of first 23 games since 1987. They also lead MLB with 15 sacrifice bunts. (1)
| Apr 20, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Former UCLA All-American pitcher Gerrit Cole, in his second season with the Pittsburgh Pirates, took exception to Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez flipping his bat after connecting for what turned out to be a triple on Sunday, igniting a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:34 AM
It was a beautiful Easter weekend, so shame on anyone who was glued to the computer reading all the latest headlines. That’s why new bloger Jon Meoli is restarting the Coffee Companion — where every morning, Monday through Friday, he’...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Right now, there's a lot that comes with being J.J. Schwartz.
He's trying to help the Palm Beach Gardens baseball team get on a hot streak coming into the District 9-8A tournament. There's living up to what comes with being a University of Florida...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:35 PM
New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira left Friday's game against the Blue Jays in the bottom of the second inning with a strained right hamstring.
Teixeira was escorted off the field by Yankees trainer Steve Donohue after he tried to make a...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:00 PM
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took to Twitter on Friday morning to deny any involvement in a sexual assault investigation in Miami. No arrests have been made or charges filed yet. … The Phillies seek their first home win of the...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The best record in the major leagues as of Friday morning was shared by the Milwaukee Brewers and the Washington Nationals. Each team was atop its division with a 7-2 mark.
Sure, we’re barely a week into the new season, but so far those two...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:05 PM
ON THE MOUND: Dan Haren remained unbeaten with the Dodgers. Haren gave up nine hits and a walk in 5 2/3 innings but limited the damage to three runs. All three were scored in the third inning, which was capped by a solo home run by Eric Chavez. Haren...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:26 PM
At Milwaukee Brewers games, of course, they race sausages. And in Pittsburgh, it’s pierogies.
Meeting somewhere in the middle, the Chicago White Sox plan to have their four biggest hams – broadcasters Ken “Hawk” Harrelson, Steve...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Record: 100-62 Place: Second in American League East
Manager: Earl Weaver Most Valuable Oriole: Al Bumbry
Batting leader: Al Bumbry (.318) Home run leader: Eddie Murray (32)
RBI leader: Eddie Murray (116) Wins leader: Steve Stone (25)
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Spring is in the air, and the baseball season is right around the corner.
The major-league season kicks into high gear on Monday, and to get you caught up and ready we provide this list of players with ties to Hampton Roads who will start the year in...