| Nov 10, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame announced on Monday the details for its 11th Annual Induction Ceremony, presented by StubHub, which takes place on Thursday, November 13 at Sheraton Society Hill at 7:30 p.m.
Pat Williams, General Manager of the...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:34 AM
After their home near Alpharetta, Ga., bounced on and off the market for the better part of six years, Hall of Fame baseball pitcher Tom Glavine and his wife, Christine, have found a buyer.
The 10,222-square-foot residence, once listed for as much as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Rick Smith gulps black coffee from a travel mug as he bounces past the empty training room's treatment tables and wall-sized photos of former players deep under Angel Stadium.
A slender man with gray whiskers and a quick smile, Smith is wrapped in a 5-...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Mark Palmer wanders through a cemetery in a southeastern Ohio steel town looking for a man most of the world has forgotten.
Years ago, Palmer's grandmother told him the story of the man buried here. That's my uncle, she said, your great-grand uncle. His...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Johnny Bench of Big Red Machine fame has put his lakefront home in Rancho Mirage on the market for $1.195 million.
Set off a cul-de-sac, the desert dwelling rests on nearly half an acre in the guard-gated Mission Hills Country Club area with lake and...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Orioles Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson will be honored with the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association's 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award at the 15th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner in New York City.
The event on Nov. 18 recognizes former...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:33 PM
According to UrbanDictionary.com, the word yosted means "not being sober" (as in "That dude's yosted") or the act of "getting screwed over" ("Yo, you just got yosted").
But in Tuesday night's American League wild-card game between the Royals and A's,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 10:11 PM
The hit that broke open the National League Wild Card Game on Wednesday night revealed an almost unbelievable baseball postseason statistic.
Brandon Crawford's fourth-inning grand slam for the San Francisco Giants was the first four-run homer hit by a...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Derek Jeter, the now-retired New York Yankees ballplayer, has a new career: multimedia entrepreneur.
Jeter is teaming up with movie studio Legendary Entertainment to launch The Players' Tribune, a digital startup that promises to be a home for...
| Sep 28, 2014
•Amish Homestead Tour, National Christmas Center, meal at Fulton Steamboat, Dec. 4. $80. Deadline: Nov. 9. West Swamp Mennonite Church, Earl, 267-347-4633.
•Little Italy in the Bronx, guided tour and tastings, Oct. 11. $65....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The jersey worn by Mo'ne Davis at the Little League World Series is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Davis, who in August became the fourth girl to pitch in the Little League World Series and the first to win a game, donated her jersey from the...