| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
DETROIT -- As left-handed reliever Andrew Miller spoke to the media in the clubhouse hallway Sunday night after the Orioles' American League Division Series clincher in Detroit, he was interrupted by a bellow.
"You did it, Andrew," said the excited...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:54 PM
— After New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens tossed the barrel of a broken bat at New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza in the most seminal World Series moment most people will ever remember, the line of questioning at the winning manager's postgame...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The Dodgers have two dominant starting pitchers, Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke, heading into the playoffs, which has many Dodgers fans' hearts fluttering, since that tells them that they should win the World Series.
But does it really? A check of...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:00 PM
As he walks out the door, Bud Selig completed a final victory. The man who sat at the wheel of baseball for more than two decades managed to get his chosen successor the requisite votes, despite a faction of owners that had opposed the choice. In the end,...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:48 PM
BOSTON -- It probably doesn't mean that much, but the Boston Red Sox have gotten hot.
The last-place, defending World Series champions erupted for seven runs in the sixth inning and roared from behind to their fourth straight win, a come-from-behind 9-...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 6:05 PM
In 1986, Don Mattingly batted .352 for the New York Yankees. He hit 31 home runs. He led the American League in hits, doubles, total bases, slugging percentage and OPS. He won a Gold Glove at first base.
His statistics arguably were better than they...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:50 PM
What a thrill it was (for five seconds) to see Don Drysdale’s picture on the cover of Sunday’s sports section.
One of our own, a legendary Dodger, No. 53, was front-page news again.
It was a thrill until flipping over the fold —...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Siempre consideré a Greg Maddux como un lanzador aburrido. Ahora reconozco que lo consideraba aburrido, soporífero, repetitivo o predecible era en realidad perfección en su expresión más genuina.
Maddux, quien ingresó al Salón de la Fama del béisbol...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Los Yanquis consideran que necesitan más apoyo ofensivo
Nueva York, 26 jul (EFE).- El gerente general de los Yanquis de Nueva York, Brian Cashman, admitió que el equipo necesita algún tipo de apoyo ofensivo que le permita ser un equipo más competitivo de...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:15 PM
It's well-established how tough being a Cubs fan can be. You give and give, and they never deliver. But still you hope and hope, praying the next batch of newcomers turns it all around.
The Cubs have plenty of talent to excite the fan base, including...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 10:35 AM
The pressure that Kevin Davidson feels has increased since he stopped trying to hit overpowering fastballs and curveballs that moved as much as a first-grader at recess.
Make sense? It does in Davidson's world, where the numbers he peruses daily are...