| May 14, 2011
Former Cowboys running back
Ron Springs, 54, a former Dallas Cowboys running back who had been in a coma since 2007, died Thursday at Medical City Dallas Hospital, said former Cowboys teammate Everson Walls, who donated a kidney to...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:33 AM
WASHINGTON -- Baseball pitching great Roger Clemens was found not guilty Monday of lying to Congress during an investigation of steroid use among major league players.
The case against Clemens involved one count of obstruction of Congress, three counts...
| May 18, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Kerry Wood was going to retire.
No, wait, he wasn’t.
Kerry Wood didn’t think he could pitch in the majors anymore.
No, wait, he wanted to pitch one more time.
It looked as if the popular Cubs pitcher who was viewed by some as Tom Ricketts&...
| May 19, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Mike Amodei has a son now. James is slightly autistic. At age 15, he’s a few years older than Doug O’Neill was when Amodei met him 30 years ago.
O’Neill was a “cocky little shooter” on the sixth-grade basketball team...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Showalter’s next win will be the 1,000th of his career,something he said he became aware of recently when his kids informed him of the pending milestone.
He’ll be the 58th manager in baseball history to reach 1,000.
“It just reminds...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:41 AM
At its best it was magical for baseball.
… From the grace of DiMaggio, in a dark suit, tossing the ceremonial first pitch, to the triumphant leap of Counsel in Game 7, to the exultation of Pudge taking the hit and holding on to beat the Giants....
| Dec 10, 2011
| 9:37 PM
If Brewer Ryan Braun's positive test for performance enhancing drugs is upheld, that won't mean his MVP will suddenly be handed down to the Dodgers' Matt Kemp....
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Ryan Braun is the reigning National League MVP. He also is facing a 50-game suspension he has received for violating the league's drug policy. The Baseball Writers Assn. of America has said it has no plans to strip Braun of his award. But if the...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Barry Larkin is elected to the baseball Hall of Fame....
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Tim Lincecum is worth a lot of money to the San Francisco Giants. Tim Lincecum is seeking $21.5 million in arbitration; the Giants are offering $17 million....
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The Simpsons airs its 500th episode Feb. 19 at 8pm ET/PT on FOX, as part of its 23rd season (and it will be running through at least Season 25, and Episode No. 559). By now, its longevity, and the numbers and records it keeps racking up year after year,...