| May 25, 2014
| 6:30 PM
At the age of 34, with his once-roaring fastball diminished by time, Josh Beckett pitched the game of his life.
In the 321st start of a distinguished 14-year career, Beckett threw his first no-hitter Sunday in a 6-0 victory over the Philadelphia...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Olympia's Nick Gordon grew up swinging for the fences at some of baseball's most iconic ballparks.
From the time he was 6, he stood in the outfield at Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium, among other parks, and hit home runs. To him, they were...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Each year the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) chooses one player from each team as a Heart and Hustle Award winner. Tuesday, Chase Utley was announced as the 2014 winner from the Phillies. It is the fifth time Utley has...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:33 PM
In his first full season, Christian Yelich is the Miami Marlins’ recipient of the Heart and Hustle Award, which honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game and best embody its values, spirits and traditions.
The Major League...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:55 PM
San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum threw his second career no-hitter Wednesday in a 4-0 win over the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
Lincecum’s first no-hitter came against the Padres on July 13.
He is the third pitcher to...
| Aug 22, 2014
The Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night presented as convincing a case as any as to why Clayton Kershaw might be the most valuable player in the National League.
Replacing a sore-elbowed Zack Greinke as the starting...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:14 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Part of the success the Phillies had in sweeping the Houston Astros earlier this week was hitting the long ball.
Philadelphia had one home run in each of the three games in the series, including the eventual game-winner Thursday...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:12 PM
ATLANTA — Wildness cost Cole Hamels a chance at his first no-hitter, but the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander got to share in a combined one.
Hamels (8-6) didn't allow a hit through six innings and the bullpen did the rest as the Phillies recorded...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:13 PM
KODAK, Tenn. — While the arrivals of Javier Baez and Jorge Soler have given Cubs fans hope the game plan finally is coming to fruition, Double-A right-hander Pierce Johnson and the rest of the top pitching prospects aren't assured of a seat at the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:02 PM
If you watch Clayton Kershaw pitch a no-hitter at Dodger Stadium this year, you can pretty much forget about saving your game ticket.
The Dodgers are just about doing away with paper tickets this season.
No longer will season-seat holders get a...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- As reporters stood in a hallway waiting for Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto, he suddenly appeared, walking with Arizona Diamondbacks General Manager Kevin Towers.
"I'll call you later," Towers said, walking away.