| Apr 28, 2012
| 7:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Whether he's won or lost, Joe Blanton is usually waiting in the center of the clubhouse after games where he'll eventually be surrounded by a mob of reporters.
He knows what's coming: question after question.
But Blanton doesn't shy...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:13 PM
When it comes to deciding who's going to play where defensively, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel has loads of flexibility.
Ty Wigginton can play first, second or third base. Laynce Nix can man left field or first. John Mayberry Jr. can go to any of the...
| May 12, 2012
| 7:01 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Even after 20 years as a manager in professional baseball, Charlie Manuel faces challenges beyond the Xs and Os.
The handling of Hunter Pence is his latest.
"He's different from any hitter I've ever had," the Phillies manager said....
| May 20, 2012
| 11:16 PM
After winning by seven runs Saturday, Mariners manager Eric Wedge cautioned that "it's never over till it's over" at Coors Field. The Rockies proved him right Sunday afternoon, making a charge in the ninth to put the tying run on base with two out and...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 10:48 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Arsenal at Manchester United, 7:30 a.m. (ESPN2); MLS Playoffs, 7 p.m. (NBCSN)
College Football--Oklahoma at Iowa State, 11 a.m. (ABC); Texas A&M at Mississippi State, 11 a.m. (ESPN); Temple at Louisville,...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 3:47 PM
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Colts quarterback Peyton Manning and Rockies outfielder Todd Helton have been working out at Duke this week, an athletic department spokesman says Thursday.
The spokesman said both are there primarily to visit David Cutcliffe,...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Olympics-Women's Soccer, United States vs. Colombia, Brazil vs. New Zealand, France vs. North Korea; Beach Volleyball, Women's Volleyball, China vs. Serbia; Equestrian; Women's Handball, Norway vs. France; Women's Shooting; Men's...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 8:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Charlie Manuel has been forced to answer a myriad of questions about trips to the disabled list made by his players this year.
The winningest manager in Phillies history is never without a disappointed look when he's explaining the...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Class B Tournament at Mitchell
Alexandria vs. Lake Norden Lakers, 6 p.m.
Canova-Howard vs. Tabor, 8 p.m.
Men's 12-Inch Slow Pitch at South Complex
6:30 p.m. - Rea Hybrids vs. Frederick (A); Claremont Honkers...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 9:41 PM
DETROIT -- Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds lambasted the umpires following the Orioles’ 5-3 loss to the Tigers on Friday night, frustrated when home-plate umpire Tim Timmons overruled first-base ump Jeff Kellogg’s fifth-inning out call...
| Sep 29, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. [Updated at 1:46 p.m.: Phil Rogers, Chicago Tribune Can one league get......
| May 21, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Reporters from around the Tribune family tackle the question of the day, then you get a chance to chime in and tell them why they are wrong. Phil Rogers, Chicago Tribune Whatâs the definition of âmost overrated?ââ You could look......