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  • Pirates add another big bat by acquiring Justin Morneau from Twins

    Pirates add another big bat by acquiring Justin Morneau from Twins
    The Pittsburgh Pirates have proved their staying power this season with top-flight pitching and strong performances by young position players, but the organization continued on Saturday to improve its lineup with the acquisition of left-handed slugger...
  • Pirates clinch non-losing record for first time since '92

    Pirates clinch non-losing record for first time since '92
    MILWAUKEE — Pinch-hitter Travis Snider homered in the ninth inning to lift Pittsburgh to a 4-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night that clinched the Pirates' first non-losing record in 21 seasons. Snider drove a 2-2 pitch from Jim...
  • Dodgers can't find that normal feeling in 3-2 loss to Reds

    Dodgers can't find that normal feeling in 3-2 loss to Reds
    When the Dodgers take the early lead, they normally win. Trouble was, little about Friday seemed normal to the Dodgers, except perhaps Hanley Ramirez hitting another home run. But after Ramirez hit his two-run homer in the first inning, the Dodgers...
  • Orioles' 2014 regular season schedule announced

    Orioles' 2014 regular season schedule announced
    The Orioles’ 2014 regular season schedule was released Tuesday afternoon and it includes the club opening the season at home against the Boston Red Sox on March 31. After opening the season at Camden Yards against the Red Sox on March 31 and April...
  • Breaks not going in favor of Marco Estrada

    Breaks not going in favor of Marco Estrada
    The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players. Marco Estrada (Glendale Community College, 2003) starting pitcher, Milwaukee Brewers: Even when he’s not battling injuries, Estrada still can’t seem to catch a break on the...
  • Epstein has to know Sveum's number is up

    Epstein has to know Sveum's number is up
    Everybody clinches something at Wrigley Field. In the last week, the Braves and Pirates clinched a division title and a playoff spot, respectively, while the Cubs clinched the most home losses in team history and the worst attendance since Sammy Sosa...
  • Nowhere for Chicago baseball to hide

    Nowhere for Chicago baseball to hide
    First off, some very good news. As of today, there are about 35 days until football preseason games get started. 35 days! That's a walk in the park! Heck, CEOs go on vacation for 35 days! Together, you and I can do this. Because the bad news is...
  • Ryan Braun's suspension raises even more questions

    Ryan Braun's suspension raises even more questions
    Maybe it's just me, but we're so far through the looking glass in baseball's PED scandal that it's hard to take anything at face value, including the unprecedented 65-game suspension of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun. First of all, I don't want...
  • Marshall traded to Reds for Travis Wood

     
    The offseason rebuilding continues for the Chicago Cubs as they dealt reliable lefty Sean Marshall to the Cincinnati Reds for left-handed reliever Travis Wood and two minor leaguers.  It marks the third move for the new Cubs front office which is...
  • Winter Meetings news: Pujols,Buehrle on the move

     
    It looks like Albert Pujols is a Led Zeppelin fan since he’s “Going to California”.  Pujols agreed to a 10 year, $250-260 million dollar contract with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (of the Greater Metropolitan Area of Southern...
  • An Arizona spring training tour

    An Arizona spring training tour
    From Tempe to Goodyear, Scottsdale to Mesa, baseball has returned to the Valley of the Sun, the now undisputed capital of spring training. The greater Phoenix area plays host to as many teams as the entire rival Grapefruit League in Florida — all...