| Oct 12, 2014
| 4:45 PM
While it wasn't a good weekend for many of the local college football teams, with losses from UConn, Yale and Central, the fan base still should feel a great sense of pride that it doesn't support Florida State.
If you saw The New York Times on Sunday,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:58 PM
Curt Simmons remembers Oct. 10, 1964, quite well.
That's the day his long wait to pitch in a World Series finally came to an end, and even though his St. Louis Cardinals lost to the New York Yankees that day in the Bronx thanks to one last special...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Baseball lore recalls that legendary manager Casey Stengel, when running the hapless 1962 New York Mets, forlornly asked his charges: "Can't anybody here play this game?" It's an appropriate question right now in the nation's capital...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Former Mets pitcher Ron Darling will be part of a three-man broadcast booth anchored by play-by-play man Ernie Johnson and former Orioles great Cal Ripken Jr. during the American League Championship Series, and he spoke with The Baltimore Sun about his...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:49 AM
In the beginning, it wasn't about the money. But if the baseball gods deal you a 60 to 80 percent chance of winning, what would you do?
On opening day of last year's baseball season, a friend and I waited for our beloved Washington Nationals to take the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:56 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is leading the race for governor by 8 points in a new poll - a sharp change from the latest Quinnipiac University poll that showed him behind by 6 points.
Malloy is ahead in a survey released Monday by Public Policy Polling of North...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Addison Russell appears destined to start the 2015 season at Triple-A Iowa, and the assumption is that Javier Baez will be the Cubs’ opening-day second baseman.
That leaves incumbent Starlin Castro at shortstop despite the need for marquee...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:54 PM
— After New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens tossed the barrel of a broken bat at New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza in the most seminal World Series moment most people will ever remember, the line of questioning at the winning manager's postgame...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:28 PM
The boss wanted picks for baseball's annual awards. We'll get to them, but we had a few questions first.
Will L.A. get to see the Dodgers on TV next season?
We're going to say yes, with guarded optimism.
Time Warner Cable could not get DirecTV to...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The clock had just struck 10 on Sunday morning, the dawn of a classic day of baseball. This was Game 162, and not one postseason matchup was set.
The Dodgers did not know what team they would play. But they knew they were in the playoffs, and their...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Infielder Justin Turner played in 109 games this season, the second-highest total in his career. He even batted cleanup for the Dodgers during the final series of the regular season.
But when the Dodgers begin postseason play against the St. Louis...