| Jun 21, 2014
| 9:46 PM
What began as a storm threat that resulted in the Wrigley Field grounds crew preemptively putting the tarp down on the infield turned into a torrential downpour that delayed the start of Saturday night’s game between the Chicago Cubs and...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:13 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Pirates 7-3.
Friday: 3:05 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Charlie Morton (4-7, 3.09) vs. RH Edwin Jackson (4-7, 5.11).
Saturday: 6:15 p.m., FOX-32.
RH Vance Worley (0-0, 0.00) vs. LH Travis Wood (7-5, 4.48).
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles will host the Minnesota Twins this afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Shortstop J.J. Hardy will lead off and Nick Markakis will start at DH. Nelson Cruz will get his first spring start in the outfield, starting in right...
| Jun 22, 2014
Sunday baseball in the Lehigh Valley seemed more like a Saturday golf day. It was moving day. Outfielder Tyson Gillies was released. Relief pitcher B.J. Rosenberg was promoted to the Phillies. And former Lehigh Valley IronPig Tyler Cloyd pitched six...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 5:41 PM
J.J. Hardy was 1-for-22 for the spring heading into his second at-bat on Sunday against the Minnesota Twins.
Then he turned on a 91-mph fastball from Vance Worley and sent it over the left-field wall for his first home run in Grapefruit League action....
| May 11, 2013
| 8:46 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Steve Johnson might have been the best feel-good story in an Orioles season filled with them last year.
The local boy, St. Paul's graduate and son of a former Oriole stormed onto the big league stage and won all four of his decisions,...
| Jan 29, 2013
I can still remember the look on Brian Schneider’s face when he stood in the Phillies’ clubhouse after he signed as a free agent before the 2010 season. I’ve seen smiles and excitement from players who were eager to get......
| Feb 27, 2013
At first glance, Jayson Werth's comments seem pretty complimentary to the Phillies. Second glance makes you wonder how much motivation they will provide for the Braves. Adam Kilgore from the Washington Post wrote about Werth and some of his feelings......
| Jul 18, 2013
My seatmate Daryl and I always are discussing all manner of baseball matters while we watch IronPigs games. One of our topics the other night was shortstop Freddy Galvis and where he ranks with the best Phillies prospects we've seen......
| Feb 11, 2012
| 8:52 PM
No. 7 Phillies: 24th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Tigers.
Last memory of the 2011 Phillies?
That's easy. It's Ryan Howard hitting a grounder to Cardinals second baseman Nick Punto, heading disgustedly toward first base and then...