| Sep 11, 2014
| 4:18 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Twins 9-7.
Friday: 7:10 p.m., CSN-plus.
RH Phil Hughes (15-9, 3.55) vs. LH Jose Quintana (7-10, 3.37).
Saturday: 6:10 p.m., WGN-9.
LH Tommy Milone (6-4, 4.23) vs. RH Scott Carroll (5-10, 4.92).
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:18 PM
BOSTON — White Sox manager Robin Ventura quipped this week that he questions Red Sox manager John Farrell's education for not picking left-hander Chris Sale for the American League All-Star team that he will be leading next week.
It was a joke...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 6:54 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Javier Baez was heading toward third in the sixth inning of Sunday's All-Star Futures Game after hitting a two-run, opposite-field home run on a first-pitch curve.
"You've got to save those for the season," third baseman Kris...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Derek Jeter will be in the spotlight for perhaps the final time when he starts at shortstop for the American League in the All-Star Game.
The New York Yankees captain, who is retiring following the season, heads the AL squad for the July 17 game in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:58 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Yoenis Cespedes successfully defended his All-Star Home Run Derby title Monday night at Target Field.
Cespedes, representing the American League, beat Cincinnati Reds third baseman Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round. A year ago, the...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Former major leaguer Chuck Knoblauch was charged with assaulting his former wife, and as a result of the incident the Minnesota Twins canceled the team's Hall of Fame induction ceremony scheduled next month.
According to K-HOU television in Houston, the...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:31 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On July 21, it seemed the Kansas City Royals were doomed to sit out the playoffs for the 29th consecutive year. They had lost four straight, were eight games behind the Detroit Tigers and two games below .500.
How things have changed...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Boston Red Sox left-handed ace Jon Lester was traded to the Oakland A's on Thursday morning as general manager Billy Beane continues his all-in push for a World Series.
But to get Lester, the A's parted with All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, a 28-...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:26 AM
The Dodgers ought to consider a new organizational strategy for the Home Run Derby.
Just say no.
The Dodgers' derby futility continued Monday, when Yasiel Puig was shut out. For all the anticipation over the degree of flourish in a derby bat flip,...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:06 PM
TORONTO — The crowd at the Rogers Centre roared to life in the sixth inning of the White Sox's 4-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon.
Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista had missed the first three games of the series with a right...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:35 PM
HARTFORD — The city would pay $3.77 million annually for the first five years it leases a minor league baseball stadium that is part of a sweeping redevelopment plan, according to projections in city documents and the developer's plan.