| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
When the Dodgers take the field for their first game of the 2015 season, one of their most popular players of the last decade will be wearing the uniform of the opposing team.
Matt Kemp will playing for the San Diego Padres, who visit Dodger Stadium for...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Perhaps it's in the nature of Cubs fans to cling to any omen -- good or ominous. So it's understandable that with the signing of free-agent ace Jon Lester, some foresee the kind of Hollywood ending that has been scripted many times over.
"Back to the...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 3:50 PM
The Chicago White Sox's stealth pursuit of free agent Melky Cabrera paid off late Saturday when the former Blue Jays outfielder agreed to a three-year deal.
MLB.com confirmed the 30-year-old Cabrera agreed to a deal worth an estimated $42 million to 43....
| Dec 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
The Cubs will have to make room on their 40-man roster once free-agent reliever Jason Motte passes a physical examination, and changes could be coming in the bullpen.
Motte, 32, was one of the hardest throwers in the National League before suffering a...
| Dec 13, 2014
Dee Gordon is delighted to be returning to his home state.
The Miami Marlins are excited about the prospect of the speedy leadoff hitter running home time and again in the coming years.
No one more so than Giancarlo Stanton, who was "thrilled,"...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:39 AM
It doesn't appear Orioles closer Zach Britton will pitch at Camden Yards one day with his older brother on the field behind him in the same uniform.
Infielder Buck Britton, who had spent seven seasons in the Orioles’ minor league system after...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:10 PM
The Cubs’ pursuit of impact starting pitchers like Jon Lester is understandable, especially given the fact that ace Jake Arrieta never has pitched at least 200 innings and the rotation’s 927 innings were the second fewest in the National...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Clayton Kershaw emphasized that he wasn't taking his latest Cy Young Award for granted.
"You don't want to have anything take away from that," he said.
"For me, personally, the season didn't end the way I wanted it to," he said. "I...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:50 PM
For six months they shared the wide eyes and wild cheers of witnesses from a grateful region that fell in love with its baseball supermen.
Standing atop the mound at Dodger Stadium, Clayton Kershaw would throw faster than a speeding bullet. Racing...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:45 PM
The Miami Marlins, publicly rebuked four years ago for not spending enough money on player salaries, are set to make outfielder Giancarlo Stanton the highest-paid athlete in North American sports history.
The Marlins and Stanton have agreed on a 13-year...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Clayton Kershaw didn't win a World Series ring this year, but landed the ultimate consolation prize Thursday.
Kershaw was named the most valuable player of the National League, becoming the first pitcher to win the award since Bob Gibson in 1968....