| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:44 AM
It wasn't a good day on the medical front for the Boston Red Sox.
An injury-plagued season officially ended Tuesday for Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino with the announcement that he will undergo lower back surgery. Meanwhile, newly acquired Allen...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Longtime WNBA player Becky Hammon, who is retiring after this season with the San Antonio Stars, will be an assistant coach with the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. She'll be the first female full-time assistant on an NBA coaching staff. Kudos to Spurs...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:53 PM
For UConn's Matt Barnes, the time has come.
The Red Sox, who picked Barnes in the first round of the 2011 draft, added him to their 40-man roster on Monday and called him up from Triple A Pawtucket. Barnes, when he debuts out of the bullpen, will be...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Early Sunday afternoon, before Major League Baseball announced its All-Star rosters, the Cubs and White Sox were busy scheming for the two players who still had a chance to make a team via MLB's Final Vote.
For the Cubs, that meant Anthony Rizzo. For...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:44 PM
A five-run offensive explosion in the ninth inning Saturday that made a nail-biter out of a blowout didn’t mask the most pertinent question surrounding the 2014 Orioles:
Will the starting pitching do enough to keep them in contention throughout the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Coastal Plain League:
Flagler's Nick Kranick hit a three-run double with two outs in the eighth as Edenton (19-4), which has the CPL’s best record, won 7-5 Tuesday at War Memorial Stadium over the Peninsula Pilots (15-7), who have...
| Jun 29, 2014
IronPigs manager Dave Brundage had the fortune of managing Raul Ibanez for four years in the minor leagues before giving him the news that he was getting the promotion to the majors in 1996. Brundage also got to work with Adam Jones, who was transitioning...
| Jun 17, 2014
Monday's thrilling 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana in the World Cup gave me an idea for a question to throw out to you. I'll assume that everyone reading this saw that game on TV, if they saw it at all.......
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:12 PM
BOSTON -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter said in the first days of spring training that he wanted to float the designated hitter spot among different players.
After seeing his DH’s open the season 1-for-26 with a .038 batting average, the lowest...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Miguel Gonzalez, who was scheduled to start Wednesday, will now start on Friday at Yankee Stadium in the series opener there. Gonzalez was 2-0 with a 2.63 ERA at Yankee Stadium in the regular season last year and threw seven innings of one-run ball in the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 9:04 PM
BOSTON — Crazy things happen when the Orioles come to Boston.
This wasn't a 17-inning game. No position players had to pitch. But the comeback the Orioles staged Wednesday night was one they needed to salvage this three-game series at Fenway Park....