| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:42 PM
The psychoanalyst Helene Deutsch once said "the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth." It's in that spirit that we conclude Curtis Granderson should be the American League's first-half Most Valuable Player.
A crowd of players...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 9:14 PM
For nearly four years, Chris Stroh rarely bothered to pick up a baseball.
Having played baseball for many seasons, including starring at Crescenta Valley High, Stroh had become "burned out" and wanted to head in another direction. Stroh opted to focus on...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Here is the final profile for the six players the Orioles might target with the No. 4 overall pick in tonight's amateur draft. Today: Carlos Correa
Name: Carlos Correa
Height/Weight: 6 feet 4, 190 pounds
| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis walked into the visting clubhouse of Tropicana Field on Friday afternoon with his right arm in a sling after succesful morning surgery to remove a broken bone from his wrist.
Markakis tried to force a smile as he...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:47 PM
The general belief is that players recovering from hamate bone surgery -- as Nick Markakis is now -- have a short recovery time, but it can take a while for them to regain their full power at the plate.
But a glance at some notable cases shows players...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 5:24 PM
For the sixth consecutive year, the Orioles will select in the top five of baseball's amateur draft, this time making the fourth overall pick on Monday night.
Then they will wait. And wait. Until Tuesday, when they make their second selection, the...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Will we ever see the Giants coming?
The team Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy put together since saying goodbye to Barry Bonds is the only National League team to win the World Series twice within three seasons since the Big Red Machine, yet the Giants...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Mets 5, Nationals 3: Stephen Strasburg surrendered three hits over two innings - including a single and home run to the first two batters he faced - in his first action since Sept. 7. David Wright was hitless in three at-bats for New...
| Apr 25, 2011
Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to weigh in with a comment of your own. Steve Gould, Baltimore Sun It’s tempting to answer "Albert Pujols." However, assuming......
| May 31, 2011
The first tally of all-star votes is in, and Phillies third baseman Placido Polanco leads all National League third baseman in voting with 724,724 votes. He is the only Phillie leading at his respective position. Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols,.......
| Jul 11, 2011
The Dodgers' Matt Kemp will bat third for the National League and play center field in Tuesday's All-Star game at Chase Field in Phoenix, meaning he'll once again be facing the Angels' Jered Weaver in the first inning. Weaver will......