| Feb 15, 2015
| 5:43 AM
Andy Warhol would have loved this winter.
In only 3-1/2 months, every major league team seemed to have its own 15 minutes of fame, from the usual suspects to the perennial wannabes.
The Blue Jays and A's started it with a blockbuster trade, the Red...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Before the San Francisco Giants enjoyed their third parade in five years, before a Chevrolet executive memorably advised World Series most valuable player Madison Bumgarner he had won a truck equipped with "technology and stuff," before the "Mad Bum"...
| Feb 14, 2015
Max Scherzer and Jon Lester might as well have neon-green dollar signs stamped all over their uniforms and caps when spring training opens next week.
Their careers were redefined this offseason when they joined baseball's elite echelon of $100 million...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:38 PM
Look beyond those massive snowbanks, past the forecast for the next winter storm, and focus on the trucks. Those glorious tractor-trailers will be packed with baseball equipment in Boston and New York before rolling south this week.
Spring training is...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 10:29 AM
Pasada la resaca que deja la avalancha mediática del Super Bowl, siento un gran entusiasmo a sólo días que los jugadores de los Marlins comiencen a reportarse al campo de entrenamiento en Jupiter para iniciar su preparación con miras a la temporada de las...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:37 PM
MASHANTUCKET — With a hangover season in 2014 following a World Series crown in '13 — a second last-place finish in the AL East in three years — Red Sox ownership and management knew that most areas of the roster would need to be...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:45 PM
MASHANTUCKET — The Red Sox have been down this road before, the winter renovation road.
No franchise does the quick rebuild like they do, and the three championships between 2004 and 2013 illustrate their success, just as last-place finishes in...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Free agent right-hander Ryan Vogelsong reached agreement Friday on a $4 million, one-year deal to stay with the San Francisco Giants.
Vogelsong, a former Kutztown University and Iron Pigs pitcher, passed a physical and reached...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 3:27 PM
A few questions to ponder as we depart 2014 for 2015:
Will the UConn men's basketball team take momentum and mojo into March, when the Huskies would be defending their title?
Have UConn women's basketball fans made hotel reservations in and around...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:48 AM
For a moment, Casey McGehee was happy about the Marlins’ trade with the New York Yankees. McGehee was working out Friday when his wife, Sarah, received a text from right-hander David Phelps’ spouse. The two became friends when McGehee and...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Say what you will about the state of UConn's football program, but here is the reality: Of the 11 programs in the American Athletic Conference only one did not land on a player on the first team, the second team or among the honorable mentions on...