| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Hanley Ramirez and the Dodgers are negotiating a contract extension, according to ESPN Deportes.
Ramirez spoke to ESPN Deportes in the Dominican Republic, where he and the other members of the country’s World Baseball Classic championship team were...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:59 PM
With the baseball season heading into its final quarter, the Orioles likely will be making their pennant push without pitching coach Rick Adair, who was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons Friday and was replaced, at least temporarily, by...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:05 PM
BOSTON – The Dominican Republic might well be the most baseball-mad nation on Earth, the reigning champion of the World Baseball Classic. About 10 million people live there.
Texarkana, Texas, is a town of 37,000, tucked into the extreme...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The Major League Baseball Players Assn. selected its new leader Tuesday, then braced for a debate about whether to embrace tougher penalties for players in violation of baseball's drug policy.
As expected, the MLBPA executive board picked Tony Clark...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:29 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed right-handed pitcher Alfredo Aceves to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to an industry source.
The 31-year-old Aceves split last season between the Boston Red Sox and Triple-A...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:09 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – This week, the Orioles signed a pair of players who have been involved in different controversies in the past -- outfielder Delmon Young and right-hander Alfredo Aceves -- to minor league deals.
But Orioles manager Buck...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Whether it was at the major or minor league level, plenty of former area baseball players competed on professional diamonds not only across the United States, but in Canada and Mexico.
There were a number of story lines along the way, as the 2013...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Gary DiSarcina, named the Angels’ third-base coach on Tuesday, recently interviewed for the Seattle Mariners’ manager job, and Angels Manager Mike Scioscia said “there’s no doubt in my mind Gary will manage in the big leagues.&...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:57 AM
Brad Ausmus has one thing going for him in this Marlins managerial search that no one seems to be talking about.
His Yankees background.
Of the six managers Jeffrey Loria has hired since becoming a big-league owner in the fall of 1999, four have...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:13 AM
Outstanding gesture by the Miami Marlins to sign former Chicago Cubs prospect Adam Greenberg to a one-day deal next Tuesday.
And good timing, too, considering the constant soap opera swirling around the Marlins these days.
Greenberg, 31, was hit in...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Hanley Ramirez said that if the Dodgers approach him at any time about extending his contract, he would be open to talking.
"Definitely, because I want to stay here," Ramirez said. "I want to stay here forever."
Ramirez will become a free agent at the...