| Apr 14, 2015
| 11:19 PM
The Dodgers were a lot of things last year on the way to 94 wins, but comeback kids they were not. When trailing after six innings, they went 2-54. When trailing after eight innings, they were 0-56.
Eight games into the new season and it’s shaping...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Matt Shoemaker was done for the night, his six-inning, three-run, six-hit effort against the Seattle Mariners giving way to an icing session on the couch in front of a television in the Angels’ Safeco Field clubhouse.
The Angels had a two-run lead...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:58 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels setup man Joe Smith, summoned to protect a 5-3 lead in the eighth inning, ran into immediate trouble when Dustin Ackley led off with an infield single and Robinson Cano doubled to right-center field, putting runners on second and...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Patrick DiMarco did it again.
Yes, we're talking about the Patrick DiMarco who led Lake Brantley to the Florida big-school state football championship game, the same DiMarco who turned one major-college scholarship offer into a 52-game career for...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Moments after the Minnesota Twins selected Olympia shortstop Nick Gordon with the fifth overall pick in the first round of the baseball draft Thursday night, he sounded as if he had raced from first base to home plate.
The life-altering moment took away...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Nick Gordon, the former Olympia High School shortstop, signed with the Minnesota Twins on Monday for $3.85 million.
Gordon was selected with the fifth overall pick in Thursday's baseball draft, making him one of the highest draft picks ever from the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 10:09 PM
KEY MOMENT: They love to boo Ryan Braun at Dodger Stadium, but the Brewers third baseman had his moment in the fourth inning. With Carlos Gomez on second with a double, Braun lifted a two-run home run just over the right-field wall. Gomez added a solo...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Javier Baez’s first home run at Wrigley Field didn’t travel as far as Glenallen Hill’s rooftop shot in 2000, but Baez’s homer Wednesday night that landed on Waveland Avenue brought extra meaning to many of the 31,191 fans who...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:14 PM
They were built around starting pitching. The Dodgers had all those pricey superstars in their everyday lineup, but if they were to reach baseball's Valhalla it would be behind their rotation.
And through three-fourths of the season, that's pretty...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:20 PM
KEY MOMENT: Brandon League entered the game in the eighth with one out, the game tied, 2-2, and the bases loaded. He struck out Rickie Weeks for the second out, but pinch-hitter Lyle Overbay delivered a bases-clearing double to score three.