| Mar 23, 2014
| 11:39 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Veteran first baseman Carlos Pena followed his heart to Anaheim, signing a minor league deal with the Angels even though his position was firmly occupied by Albert Pujols, who is in the third year of a 10-year, $240-million deal....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:20 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — With a fastball he can dial up to 97 mph, a big overhand curve and a sharp-breaking slider, Garrett Richards has the kind of electric stuff to average at least one strikeout an inning. But the less the 25-year-old right-hander tries...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:37 PM
PHOENIX — Like many athletes, JC Boscan has a routine he follows each day.
"When I wake up," the Dodgers catching prospect said, "the first thing I do is check my cell phone."
The habit is all about family. While Boscan is in Arizona battling...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:25 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- On the day after he was hit in the head by a line drive, C.J. Wilson said he had no interest in wearing the protective caps now available to protect pitchers from such drives.
“It’s like wearing a bucket on your head,”...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Angels have agreed to terms on a minor league deal with catcher Yorvit Torrealba, a 13-year veteran who spent the 2013 season as a backup with the Colorado Rockies. The deal includes an invitation to spring training.
Torrealba, 35, has a career .256...
| 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...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Dan Duquette made his first trade as executive vice president of the Orioles on Thursday, filling the club's vacant reserve catcher spot by adding defensive-minded backstop Taylor Teagarden from a familiar partner, the Texas Rangers' organization.
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:13 PM
Mariners manager Eric Wedge vowed Thursday afternoon that his team would continue to compete, no matter what. But the club didn't bring much to the party on Thursday night in a 5-0 loss to the front-running Rangers as Derek Holland held Seattle to five...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 5:38 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Trevor Bell (Crescenta Valley High, 2005) relief pitcher, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim: It's hard to predict where Bell will be from one day to the next.
The former Falcon was recalled...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:53 PM
It must have been Dave.
Just a few hours after the Mariners unveiled a statue of the beloved broadcaster Dave Niehaus in right-center field on Friday afternoon, Seattle scored three unearned runs in an odd third inning that helped propel the Mariners...
| Apr 6, 2011
Matt and Taylor. Such a great pair of names for an adorable couple. That is...until you watch the video clip below. The couple took in a Texas Rangers-Seattle Mariners game one night before their pending wedding at the ballpark. A Fox Sports Southwest...