| Nov 17, 2009
When the phone rang, Zack Greinke let it go - he didn't recognize the number. Only after listening to the voice mail did he call back and find out he'd won the American League Cy Young Award.
The Kansas City Royals ace easily beat out Felix Hernandez for...
| Jul 3, 2008
| 9:36 PM
Javier Vazquez saved the White Sox's recently taxed bullpen and snapped out of his slump Thursday night.
But despite pitching a complete game and allowing only four hits, Vazquez and the Sox finally ran into a roadblock they couldn't avert.
| Jul 10, 2009
Jonathan Sanchez, an unlikely candidate, pitched the majors' first no-hitter this season Friday night, dominating the San Diego Padres with an array of pitches in the San Francisco Giants' 8-0 victory.
The 26-year-old left-hander returned to the rotation...
| Jul 13, 2009
| 8:31 PM
Tim Lincecum(notes) plans to enjoy this trip to the All-Star game much more than his last one. The first thing he has to do is stay healthy so he can pitch.
The baby-faced San Francisco Giants ace was picked to start for the National League on Tuesday...
| Jul 16, 2009
Cliff Lee finally got just a little run support. It was enough for the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner.
Lee won for the first time in more than a month, allowing one run in his second complete game of the season to give the Cleveland Indians a 4-1...
| Jul 26, 2009
After four months of making the trade deadline a challenge for Seattle general manager Jack Zduriencik, a weekend of getting routed may finally have the surprising Mariners accepting their fate.
And the Mariners have the Cleveland Indians to thank for...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 12:45 PM
Looking for a top starter to bolster their so-so rotation, the Philadelphia Phillies acquired reigning AL Cy Young Award winner Cliff Lee from the Indians.
The defending World Series champions are sending Cleveland four minor league prospects for Lee and...
| Jul 31, 2009
Jake Peavy has finally agreed to pitch for the Chicago White Sox.
The San Diego Padres traded their ace to the White Sox on Friday shortly before the deadline for making deals without waivers. The Padres got four young pitchers for Peavy - Clayton...
| Aug 25, 2009
| 11:41 AM
Johan Santana needs surgery for bone chips in his left elbow and the star pitcher is out for the season, the latest blow to a New York Mets team battered by injuries.
The team said their 30-year-old ace is expected to be ready for spring training next...
| Aug 30, 2009
His team may be in last place, but that hasn't stopped Kansas City ace Zack Greinke from building his case as the best pitcher in the American League.
Greinke pitched a one-hitter Sunday, allowing only a second-inning single by Kenji Johjima as the...
| Jul 29, 2008
| 6:57 AM
1973 -- Wilbur Wood of the White Sox lost both ends of a doubleheader to the New York Yankees, 12-2 and 7-0.
1962 -- Floyd Robinson of the White Sox had six singles in six at-bats in a 7-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox.