| 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...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Leave it to Adam Jones to cut past any bromides about staying in the moment.
"It is going to be dicey to see what goes on in the next year, year and a half," says the Orioles' All-Star center fielder, preparing for another day's work at the club's...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Team outlooks are listed in predicted order of finish. Lineups and rotations are projections.
1 l Washington
2013 l 86-76, second place
Last year in playoffs l 2012
They are supposed to blossom after years of suffering, top draft...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:39 PM
An umpire's call has been overturned for the first time under Major League Baseball's expanded replay system, with Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun ruled out instead of safe.
Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez challenged the sixth-inning play at...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Cubs fans heading north on the Red Line Friday will be able to access Wrigley Field via the Addison stop as the Cubs open their 2014 season at home, the CTA said late Thursday.
The CTA is allowing northbound trains to stop at the Addison stop from 10:50...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:55 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher: After the Diamondbacks returned from opening their season against the rival Los Angeles Dodgers in Australia, they turned to...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Adorable Hank, “The Ballpark Pup,” arrived aboard a jet at his new home in Milwaukee on Sunday.
The Milwaukee Brewers announced on their website that Hank, a stray dog found wandering the team’s spring camp in Phoenix on Feb. 17, is...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Sander Beck first attended an Orioles' games at Camden Yards when he was about 8, and some of his favorite players included Cal Ripken Jr., Mike Bordick, B.J. Surhoff and Mike Mussina.
"That core group was fun to watch. Even when [Mussina], went to...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Angels Manager Mike Scioscia will get an in-person look at Joe Blanton on Saturday. So will scouts from opposing teams.
Blanton will start Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Angels have shifted Hector Santiago, the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:25 PM
PHOENIX — The Angels and Milwaukee Brewers did not use instant replay in Saturday's exhibition game in Maryvale Park, but Joe Blanton did, which is not necessarily a good thing for the veteran right-hander.
Blanton, in what may have been his...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Angels 9, Brewers 6
AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout hit a towering two-run homer to left-center field and singled to raise his spring average to .426 (20 for 47) with five homers and 16 runs batted in. Josh Hamilton, sidelined by a left hamstring strain for...