| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:19 PM
His throwing arm wrapped in a huge bag of ice, he and his Orioles teammates taken through a roller coaster of a night, catcher Matt Wieters put it perfectly.
“This year nothing’s really come easy so far,” he said.
On a night when the...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 8:20 PM
SEATTLE — For only a few seconds Saturday, Philip Humber's perfect game bid was out of his hands.
"Go get it," Humber said as catcher A.J. Pierzynski chased down an errant slider that pinch-hitter Brendan Ryan was ruled to have swung at. "Throw him...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:00 PM
It was a bulls eye performance on Saturday, April 21 at Safeco Field for Chicago White Sox pitcher, Philip Humber.
It's also history in the making at The Humber Games.
"I'm more concerned with pitching a game and getting our team a win then possibly...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 6:48 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Waking up early to accommodate requests following his perfect game Saturday has prepared White Sox pitcher Philip Humber for one important task.
Humber's wife Kristan is expecting the couple's first child on May 8.
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Mariners third baseman Alex Liddi homered for the second straight night, and Felix Hernandez (2-1) allowed just one run in seven innings to lead Seattle to a 9-1 win over Detroit.
Second baseman Dustin Ackley went 3-for-6 with 3 RBI in the victory.
| Apr 26, 2012
| 7:05 PM
The White House remains a house divided on the subject of Chicago baseball loyalties, the first lady assures you.
During an event in Washington on Thursday in recognition of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, one child in attendance quizzed...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 7:38 PM
As surprises go, Philip Humber's not-so-perfect game against the Red Sox on Thursday wasn't exactly Chrysler making a comeback.
Really, if you didn't see the bad start coming, you weren't looking at him.
It's not his perfect game against the Mariners on...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Paul Konerko of the Chicago White Sox was named the American League player of the week for hitting .435 (10-for-23) with three home runs and four RBI.
It was the fifth time Konerko has won the award, the last time coming a year ago April.
| May 6, 2012
| 9:28 PM
I see that Alex Rios is hitting balls up the middle more during his resurgence. I believe he would be further pushed in this direction if Robin Ventura made him the second-place hitter. Rios, when he is hitting well, has better bat control than the free...
| May 13, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The Kansas City Royals lost their starting pitcher in the first inning and were in the middle of a listless day at the plate before pinch-hitter Johnny Giavotella turned it all around with one big swing.
Giavotella hit a two-run double off Matt...
| May 18, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Yes, there also was a baseball game Friday. Amid all the hoopla of the NATO visit, rumors of President Obama visiting Wrigley Field and Kerry Wood picking this weekend to retire, the City Series finally got to take center stage.
The Cubs and White Sox...