| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:25 PM
The Miami Marlins have released former All-Star infielder Miguel Tejada.
Assigned to Double-A Jacksonville, Tejada totaled 14 at-bats over four games (May 31-June 4) before going on the disabled list with a right shoulder injury.
Tejada, 40, told ESPN...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 1:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — Fans attending the Tampa Bay Rays game Friday did not have to wait long for arguably the most exciting player in baseball to do something impressive.
With a runner on first base, the second batter of the game walked onto the field...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
White Sox: If the Sox were in contention, would Jose Abreu be the odds-on favorite to win AL MVP?
Indians: New York Daily News decides it no longer will use Indians' cartoon logo, Chief Wahoo.
Royals: Raul Ibanez...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 9:41 PM
KEY MOMENT: After the teams traded first-inning home runs, Denard Span and Asdrubal Cabrera hit home runs one batter apart in the third inning, erasing a one-run deficit and putting the Nationals ahead to stay. But it wasn't always comfortable. The...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:32 PM
The enthusiastic homecoming for the Jackie Robinson West Little League team this past week ran through my mind as I watched Luis Caballero's hagiographic "Clemente: The Legend of 21." Is it possible for us to find true heroes in the world of...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:04 PM
“MVP! MVP! MVP!”
Thank you, thank you, I owe it all to … wait, those aren’t blogger-of-the-year chants? What, Kobe’s in the house? Peyton Manning’s making an unexpected L.A. visit?
No, it seems the roar is...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:21 PM
On June 23, 1984 -- 30 years ago today -- the so-called “Sandberg Game” unfolded at Wrigley Field.
Cubs Hall of Fame second baseman Ryne Sandberg planted his name around the country as a true National League MVP candidate when he hit two...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Ah, the good ol' days. Matt Kemp hammering the ball, Clayton Kershaw dropping curves that seemed to fall two feet.
The Dodgers returned to those thrilling days of yesteryear -- or at least 2011 -- in their 4-3 victory over the Diamondbacks Friday...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:44 AM
ST. PETERSBURG — Behind the dugout, Don Semento heard the sound of balls being smashed off a hitting tee.
Jonathan Lucroy, who had just been yanked from a summer-league game by the former Umatilla coach for not hustling, was frustrated at himself....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:12 PM
DETROIT -- White Sox reliever Nate Jones had Tommy John surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
The injury came as Jones was rehabilitating from a back injury that has kept him out since the first week of the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:07 PM
So it’s whatever makes Matt Kemp feel all comfy and cozy? Not really, though there does seem some of that.
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly said Tuesday he’s thinking of moving Yasiel Puig to center, which would allow Kemp to remain in right....