| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Varias horas antes de que los Marlins de Miami apalearan a los Rockies de Colorado, 10-1, en el primer partido de la temporada 2014 en la Pequeña Habana, miles de fanáticos locales ya festejan.
Atrás habían quedado las 100 dolorosas derrotas de una...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:05 AM
AL EAST (in predicted order of finish)
Boston Red Sox
Last year: 97-65 (first, AL East)
New faces: A.J. Pierzynski (Rangers), OF Grady Sizemore (Indians), RHP Edward Mujica (Cardinals), INF Jonathan Herrera (Rockies)
Former faces: OF Jacoby Ellsbury...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Predicted Order of finish
Tampa Bay Rays
Last year: 92-71 (2d)
Manager: Joe Maddon (9th season, 677-620; overall, 704-644)
Key pitchers: David Price (10-8, 3.33 ERA, 1.098 WHIP); Alex Cobb (11-3, 2.76 ERA, 1.151 WHIP); Matt Moore (17-4. 3....
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:50 PM
How they'll finish in the NL East Division
New faces, places
As if the Nationals didn't have enough good young starting pitchers, they traded with Detroit to get gritty...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:58 PM
On the off chance Cubs fans need some good news right about now, here's a projection that might provide comfort: If President Theo Epstein succeeds in building the "player development machine'' that is his goal, and it later falls apart, he — or his...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Brett Lawrie drove in the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Saturday.
Toronto batted around while scoring three unearned runs in the eighth against...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:28 PM
It has become a matter of seeming universal agreement that the Orioles have one glaring weakness that will eventually be their undoing — either at crunch time in September or early in the postseason.
They lack that one go-to starting pitcher at...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:38 PM
In abandoning the traditional arsenal he honed for decades to start throwing a knuckleball this spring, Orioles minor leaguer Eddie Gamboa gave his career over to a fickle and foreign pitch that frustrates both hitters and the pitchers who throw it....
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:17 PM
NEW YORK — This isn't about the season, for the 2013 baseball season might not end up happily in New York. Nor is it necessarily about the careers of two pitchers who should bookend the 84th All-Star Game at Citi Field.
This isn't about the macro....
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:49 PM
For much of the season, Orioles second baseman Ryan Flaherty struggled at the plate.
But now, as Brian Roberts is on the verge of being activated from the disabled list on Sunday to take over starting second-base duties, Flaherty has found his comfort...