| Mar 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
— As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette sat in his office at the Ed Smith Stadium complex on a sunny afternoon earlier this month, overlooking a well-manicured cloverleaf of fields, a bitter winter seemed like an eternity ago in more ways...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Now is a tell-tale point of the season when general managers try to assume their most stoic poker faces.
With the trade deadline less than two weeks away, they have to know when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em, with regard to going all out for a long-...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:20 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Astros 2-1.
Friday: 7:10 p.m., WCIU-26.
RH Scott Feldman (4-6, 4.33) vs. LH Jose Quintana (5-7, 3.24).
Saturday: 6:10 p.m., CSN.
LH Dallas Keuchel (9-5, 3.20) vs. RH Hector Noesi (3-6, 4.56).
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:16 PM
PHOENIX — It took a respectable pitching performance from rookie Kyle Hendricks to help the Cubs snap a season-high six-game losing streak July 10 and begin to eliminate lingering theories about the skid being linked to the trade of starters Jeff...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:13 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — With the Orioles currently atop the American League East, it might be tempting for the team to orchestrate a deal as the July 31 nonwaiver deadline approaches.
But manager Buck Showalter said the club must tread carefully through...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 9:29 PM
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout led off the ninth inning with the game tied at six. With the count at 0-2, he hit a slider over the wall near the waterfall for a 7-6 win, sending the Angels home with a walk-off victory on the Fourth of July. It was the club's 24th...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
So what are Cubs fans going to talk about now that they can't speculate when Jeff Samardzija is going to be dealt?
While you were drinking beer this weekend and either blowing up stuff or watching other people blow up stuff, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:45 AM
I’ve been talking to several baseball people outside of the Orioles organization for the past week or so about the club's trade possibilities as the July 31 nonwaiver deadline approaches.
Everyone basically says the same thing: Dan Duquette will...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:55 PM
The Cubs have eaten Alfonso Soriano's contract, is there a chance they'd do the same in getting rid of Edwin Jackson? And let's see what a stable lineup looks like for a couple of months, and then we know what the team really needs in the offseason -...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:10 AM
When you have a Double-A team that's light on hitting prospects, it certainly helps when those you do have are among the best hitters at the level. His running buddy, outfielder Dariel Alvarez, has tapered off in June, but first baseman Christian Walker...