| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Writing for MLB Tradrumors, Matt Swartz broke down why he projects Giancarlo Stanton will earn a paltry $4.8 million in arbitration.
The Marlins wish that’s all they’ll have to pay him in 2014, but they're not counting on it. None of the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:12 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free agent outfielder Marlon Byrd to a two-year contract, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday.
The deal is for $16 million, according to ESPN New York.
Byrd's signing is the first major free-agent deal of the...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Statistics through Friday's game. Last week's rankings in parentheses:
SOMEBODY'S GONNA WIN AN EMMY….
1. BOSTON "Pawn Stars" Team turns discarded items (Victorino et al) into gold (1)
2. OAKLAND "Traffic Light" No AL team has allowed fewer...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Ruben Amaro Jr. didn’t need to wait until the end of the season as many expected. The Phillies general manager had the man for the job right in front of him. Amaro announced before that the organization was lifting the......
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:23 PM
These days, the most prepared players turn to video with the hope of gaining every advantage they can it comes to facing opposing pitchers. Chase Utley is the king of that in the Phillies clubhouse. Back when Ryne Sandberg played,......
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Summing up 18 years as a sports writer in the newspaper business is something I wish I could do. My passion for the business, my love of sports and the wonderful people who have surrounded me are making that impossible.......
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:05 PM
TORONTO -- As his chase of the Orioles' single-season home run mark intensified, it seemed like first baseman Chris Davis' bigger focus was doing his best to deflect the attention away from himself and toward his club's chase of a playoff berth.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 6:04 PM
ST. LOUIS -- In the year that the movie "42" dramatized the story of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier, the number of African Americans playing in the World Series is the same as the number playing in the major leagues when Robinson made...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Superstar athletes Peyton Manning, LeBron James and Serena Williams led their colleagues with endorsements of food and beverages that are calorie-dense and unhealthful – sending mixed messages about diet and health, researchers said.
Of 512 brands...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:37 PM
TORONTO -- Orioles first baseman Chris Davis tied Brady Anderson for the franchise home run record with his eighth-inning solo blast Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
The milestone homer broke a second-place tie with Hall of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:52 PM
The Boston Red Sox beat up the Orioles pretty harshly Friday night, winning, 12-3.
But Orioles first baseman Chris Davis continued to make club history.
Davis homered in the sixth inning against Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz for his 53rd of the...