| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:40 PM
It can be a miserably long season, six grueling months with precious few days off, playing 162 games without a clock.
Bodies break down, spirits lag, the sun bakes. Yet it’s not always the strongest teams that survive but the deepest.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:59 PM
NEW BRITAIN — The Rock Cats won't be getting the boot after all.
Owner Josh Solomon showed up at city hall Wednesday afternoon with a check for $164,569, paying off the tax bill on New Britain Stadium and keeping the team's lease valid, city...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Major league teams obsess throughout the month of July about the deadline for making trades without passing players through waivers, then some of them sacrifice their best young talent for the prospect of some instant postseason gratification.
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:56 PM
HARTFORD — An advisory panel appointed by the city's development director on Thursday heard presentations from the three bidders seeking to develop land north of Hartford's downtown, a project that would include housing, retail space and a minor...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:30 PM
As Manager Don Mattingly intimated the previous day, recently acquired right-hander Kevin Correia will start for the Dodgers when they open a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves on Monday at Turner Field.
Correia was acquired Saturday night...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:53 PM
ON THE MOUND: Acquired in a trade with the Minnesota Twins two days earlier, Kevin Correia pitched a gem of a game in a spot start for the Dodgers. Correia earned a victory by limiting the Braves to a run and four hits over six innings. A frequent...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:08 PM
NEW BRITAIN — Jose Berrios proved himself in Class A baseball, so now he's trying to do the same in Double A for the New Britain Rock Cats.
A first-round draft pick of the Minnesota Twins in 2012, he made his debut for the Rock Cats July 9 after...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu is headed to the disabled list with a Grade 1-2 strain of the gluteus medius and piriformis muscles of his right posterior hip area, the Dodgers announced Friday.
The muscles help stabilize the hip and leg while throwing....
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:57 PM
It's clear the Chicago Cubs are building a team that could be reckoned with in 2015 or '16, though they're well out of the race this season. Virginia Beach's Neil Ramirez, with a 1.21 earned-run average in 35 relief appearances this season, looks like...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:16 AM
The non-waiver trading deadline brought a flurry of moves July 31 that included ace left-handers Jon Lester and David Price changing teams.
However, that wasn't the end of the wheeling and dealing. Philadelphia Phillies ace Cole Hamels was claimed by...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 10:22 PM
The Dodgers made a late-night addition to their pitching staff Saturday, acquiring right-hander Kevin Correia from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Correia, 34, is tied for the major league lead in...