| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:26 AM
The Dodgers ought to consider a new organizational strategy for the Home Run Derby.
Just say no.
The Dodgers' derby futility continued Monday, when Yasiel Puig was shut out. For all the anticipation over the degree of flourish in a derby bat flip,...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Snub Day, more commonly referred to as All-Star selection day, is here again.
While some may focus on the actual makeup of the All-Star teams, the more interesting stories are often the guys with deserving stats who have to stay home.
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Finding a reliable closer must be at the top of the White Sox shopping list.
Another blown save Saturday spoiled a masterful performance by starter Jose Quintana and left the Sox on the short end of a 3-2, 14-inning decision against the Mariners....
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Kyle Seager knocked in two runs and scored twice as the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-6, to complete their first ever three-game sweep at Fenway Park.
Brad Miller replaced a dizzy Robinson Cano in the bottom of the third and ended with two...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It wasn't a fluke.
After coming to the Phillies with 6.71 ERA in 28 appearances this season and a 9.90 ERA in two starts, expectations weren't high for Jerome Williams.
That's why when he turned in one of his better outings in his...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett has struggled mightily since his first seven starts of the year.
In his last 20 starts he is 4-13 with a 5.23 ERA. He's even worse in his seven games since the All-Star break, going 0-6 with a 6.41 ERA.
After his last...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Considering how dominant Cole Hamels' pitching had been lately, his previous start looked like an anomaly.
In that game five days ago against the San Francisco Giants, a 5-3 win, Hamels gave up three earned runs on nine hits after allowing a total of...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:51 AM
All-Stars Robinson Cano, Adam Jones, Yasiel Puig and Albert Pujols lead the Major League roster that will travel to Japan in November for a five-game series against Samurai Japan, the country's National Team, in All-Star Series 2014.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:29 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Sox 2-1.
Thursday: 9:10 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Scott Carroll (4-6, 4.36) vs. LH Roenis Elias (8-9, 4.19).
Friday: 9:10 p.m. CSN.
LH Jose Quintana (6-7, 3.04) vs. RH Hisashi Iwakuma (9-6, 2.94).
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:22 PM
SEATTLE – The White Sox have had their shares of ups and downs in this 2014 rebuilding season, but the last five days have been about as ugly a stretch as they’ve gone through all season.
With a 13-3 loss to the Mariners on Thursday...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:16 AM
The non-waiver trading deadline brought a flurry of moves July 31 that included ace left-handers Jon Lester and David Price changing teams.
However, that wasn't the end of the wheeling and dealing. Philadelphia Phillies ace Cole Hamels was claimed by...