| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Cole Hamels. Ryan Howard. Chase Utley. Jonathan Papelbon.
Will they all still be in a Phillies uniform when the club reports to Clearwater in less than a month for spring training?
That's the golden question right now and with each passing moment,...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:33 AM
Update: Hopes were high for Jonathan the Husky, but it was University of Tennessee's Jr. Smokey that took home Mascot of the Year at the inaugural World Dog Awards.
The top prize went to Hank the Milwaukee Brewers' mascot who was adopted by the team...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 9:10 AM
NEW YORK — Bud Selig began his 8,173rd and final day in charge of baseball by waking up in a Manhattan hotel, having breakfast and working out. After nearly 22-1/2 years that began with unprecedented labor unrest, unfolded with rapid innovation...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 6:29 PM
He was widely copied, bitingly parodied and occasionally derided, but ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott could belt out an exuberant "Boo-yah!" as no one else.
And his vivid descriptions, while over the top to his critics, struck a chord for millions of...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
More than 250 people attended a fundraiser in Waukegan on Thursday, Dec. 4, to help bring a healing garden to the Lake County Children’s Advocacy Center.
Hosted by State’s Attorney Michael Nerheim at the Glen Flora Country Club in Waukegan, ...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 12:05 PM
The San Diego Padres acquired All-Star outfielder Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves, multiple media outlets reported Friday.
Other details were not immediately available, but the Padres reportedly will send three prospects in return for the 27-year-...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:34 PM
The Bud Selig farewell tour will make its first stop in Los Angeles on Jan. 17.
You can come and cheer. You can come and jeer.
If you have any sense for history, you will come and admire.
The event will be Dennis Gilbert's annual Professional...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Commissioner Bud Selig will receive a salary of about $6 million annually in retirement, ESPN.com reported Friday.
Selig, who officially retires on Jan. 25 when Rob Manfred takes over, started running Major League Baseball as chairman of the executive...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 12:55 PM
The Chicago Cubs' roster shuffling continued Tuesday when they claimed left-handed pitcher Mike Kickham off waivers from the San Francisco Giants and also lost two players. Kickham, 26, was 8-8 with a 4.43 ERA for Triple-A Fresno in 2014. The 6-foot-4...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:42 AM
After 21 seasons and three Stanley Cups in New Jersey, Martin Brodeur will make a comeback as a member of the St. Louis Blues. He's not the first Hall of Famer to have a long career with one team and then don the colors of another in the twilight of his...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:44 AM
SAN DIEGO — Dave Dombrowski was enjoying a relaxing moment in the lobby of the Machester Grand Hyatt on Sunday.
However, the Detroit Tigers president and general manager knows there probably won't be many of those between Monday and Thursday...