| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:10 AM
The Sports Xchange
MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH
LAKELAND, Fla. -- There will be a lot of activity in spring training for the Detroit Tigers, but there will not be a whole lot of suspense.
The only area with questions about roster...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:09 PM
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Scherzer balks at contracts talk during season
Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer reaffirmed his stance on Friday that any contract discussions with the team will not extend into the season.
Scherzer is willing to talk until Opening...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHOENIX — Hanley Ramirez reported to spring training Wednesday without a new contract. But if Ramirez was bothered by his inability to secure a multiyear extension over the winter, he didn't show it.
He reiterated how much likes playing in Los...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:14 PM
NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka made front page news for spending $195,000 to chartering a 787 from Japan for five people along with his dog.
The New York Yankees are confident that Tanaka will be making many back pages by producing strong performances but...
| Feb 8, 2014
Many baseball fans will spend the next several weeks hop-scotching the state surveying the 15 Grapefruit League teams.
They're all but certain to see at least one of the 2014 World Series clubs. Including last season's Cardinals-Red Sox Fall Classic,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:14 PM
I hear them coming from the southwest. They are yelling, what? They are yelling, "Ma-Kun! Ma-Kun!"
As your loyal sentinel out here on Connecticut's Munson-Nixon Line — dart gun loaded with New York tabloid hyperbole in one hand and blowgun full of...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Alexander Guerrero and Yasiel Puig come from the same country, but are nothing alike.
That much became clear Friday, when Guerrero made his first public appearance with the Dodgers since he was signed to a four-year, $28-million contract in October....
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Orioles fans flocked to the Baltimore Convention Center on Saturday morning, a trail of orange and black surrounding the entire building almost an hour before the doors opened for the club's annual FanFest.
Some came with hopes of good news to awaken...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...