| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Paul Provas, who was instrumental in the Chicago White Sox's signing of Joe Crede and the acquisition of John Danks, died Thursday in Dallas after a bout with brain cancer.
Provas, 63, was elected to the Texas and Midwest Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame in...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 1:51 PM
San Francisco Giants right-hander Jake Peavy, who will start Game 2 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night, has always been a pitcher who wears his heart on his sleeve … and his cap, his jersey, his pants and his...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 2:49 PM
When last seen in the World Series 29 years ago, the Royals' de facto MVP was Don Denkinger, a major league umpire whose blown call at first base helped them avoid losing in six games to the Cardinals.
Given new life, they staged a ninth-inning rally to...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:26 PM
With Cole Hamels being the only reliable starter the Philadelphia Phillies could pencil in to their 2015 rotation at season's end, the team had its work cut out for them this offseason.
The Phillies took their first step to fill out the rest of that...
| Oct 20, 2014
A Giants-Royals World Series might not seem like the most appealing matchup for South Florida baseball fans. Yet plenty of Broward County aficionados will be tuned in, following a couple of native sons that helped their respective teams win pennants....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Nearly every locker inside the Orioles clubhouse had been vacated by Friday afternoon, equipment bags packed, moving boxes stacked and even nameplates removed.
On a day when Camden Yards could have hosted Game 6 of the American League Championship...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:30 AM
John Hart has turned down an offer to be the Atlanta Braves' general manager, according to Yahoo Sports.
The 66-year-old Hart, who has been acting as interim general manager, reportedly wants to remain with the team as its top adviser rather than...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:51 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter usually does a good job of holding in his emotion.
You have to look closely to see a glimpse, like the proud but subtle smile he offered when his team clinched the American League East. He’s even better when under...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:24 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jason Vargas pitched effectively into sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals scored two runs in the first inning without getting the ball out of the infield in a 2-1 victory on Wednesday to sweep the Baltimore Orioles in the ALCS....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:12 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The formula worked well for the Kansas City Royals all season: Get a lead late and let the bullpen hold it.
It worked to perfection Tuesday night.
Pinch runner Jarrod Dyson scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, and Kansas...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 8:11 PM
Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones admitted before Saturday's Game 2 of the American League Championship Series that he might need to be a little more patient at the plate for his team to get back into the series against the Kansas City Royals....