| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:16 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Rays ace David Price spent part of his All-Star day trying to convince people he wasn't lobbying to be traded to the Cubs, even though there was no chance of that happening anyway.
It all stemmed from Price's comment Monday on how...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:14 PM
You've made it to the second half of the baseball season, congratulations.
Through some wonderful offseason distractions by the Bulls and Blackhawks, we've made it through two pretty unwatchable teams. With the exception of Jose Abreu, Chris Sale,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:24 PM
The White Sox's magic number in the second half is 21.
That's how many home runs Jose Abreu needs to break Albert Belle's 1998 franchise record and snap Mark McGwire's 1987 all-time rookie mark, both 49, back when "Big Mac" still could fit into a pair...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Left-hander Carlos Rodon, the White Sox’s first-round draft pick from North Carolina State, is scheduled to begin his pro career next week in the Arizona Rookie League.
“He’s a kid we targeted for essentially a year now, once it became...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:36 PM
The 1990 White Sox were challenging the World Series champion A's in the final year of old Comiskey Park, and their Double-A first baseman was waiting to join the fun.
"I'm a laid-back guy," Birmingham's Frank Thomas told the Tribune. "I spend most of...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig issued the following statement this evening regarding the passing of longtime Major League player, manager, coach and Tampa Bay Rays senior advisor Don Zimmer, who was 83:
"Like everyone in Major League...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Harry Caray's Restaurant Group once again teamed up with sports stars from the past and present (and a former “Desperate Housewives” actor) for the newest addition to the Harry Caray family.
The Blackhawks' Patrick Kane, former Blackhawk...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:28 PM
I was disappointed the White Sox jettisoned Addison Reed -- he had 40 saves on a 63-win team! Got to be some kind of record -- but I've always compared him to Nate Jones as similar in skill and mindset. Why do you think he was not made the closer when...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:00 PM
ESPN announced on its website that former Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen would be joining the Baseball Tonight crew this season.
Guillen was fired by the Marlins on Oct. 23, 2012, after a combustible year where the team went 69-93 in its first...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:25 PM
MIAMI -- The tale of Yasiel Puig's death-defying escape from Cuba has proved so captivating, Hollywood has already bought the movie rights.
But there's at least one part his story that hasn't been fully told. Before he defected and signed with the...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is a tale of two interviews. Well, two halves of the same interview.
The first, sunnier half is the best reason to talk to John Turturro (whose “Fading Gigolo,” which he wrote, directed and stars in, opens Friday): He’s been part...