| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — Baseball's awards races are winding down, and the Baseball Writers Association of America has some difficult choices to make in the four voting categories for each league.
Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw and Jose Abreu appear to be shoo-...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:36 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Ronell Coleman and Shawn Hammock were all dressed up with one place to go: the Little League World Series.
On Thursday, both sported the orange caps they wore 31 years ago, when they were members of the last Jackie...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:30 PM
It was storybook time at Dodger Stadium, a Dodgers’ dream come very much to life.
Clayton Kershaw, their leader all season, took the mound Wednesday and led the Dodgers to a 9-1 victory over the rival San Francisco Giants, leaving them National...
| 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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Buster Posey, the San Francisco Giants catcher and 2012 National League MVP, has sold a condominium in Scottsdale, Ariz., for $195,000.
Located 20 minutes north of Scottsdale Stadium, the Giants’ Cactus League facility, the unit includes a...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:21 PM
The passing of the torch — or in this case the first baseman's mitt — has been less symbolic and more in-your-face conspicuous when it comes to Paul Konerko's impending retirement and Jose Abreu's spectacular debut at first base for the...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 8:44 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Adrian Gonzalez said last month that he thought Clayton Kershaw deserved to be the National League's most valuable player. Now Gonzalez is certain of it.
"If someone even tries to mention someone else, they're an idiot," Gonzalez...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:05 AM
I know what you want. Call it a gift. No tarot cards nor palm reading required.
You want Matt Kemp to be a superstar. To be the best player in the game. To be that five-tool all-star of 2011. Hey, Kemp wants it to.
“I think I still have it in...