| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
There’s no question that the Toronto Blue Jays have made the most noise throughout baseball this offseason – and that’s pushed them from a fourth-place finish in 2012 to division favorites heading into this season.
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Go ahead, pick an American League East champion.
Lots of people are in love with the Blue Jays, who won the offseason. They probably will be the consensus pick when teams leave Florida. But you wouldn't be nuts to pick the Yankees, Rays or Orioles. You'...
| Dec 2, 2012
As a kid growing up on the Southwest Side, Colleen Wagner Coughlin had a thing for animals. Gerbils and other small, furry critters populated the family home.
"I always loved animals as pets, but it was how they reproduced — I didn't even know the...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — For most of the past two decades, the American League East has been considered the toughest division in baseball, primarily because it contained the sport's two financial behemoths, the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox....
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:23 PM
The insignias honoring Newtown, a black ribbon with the town's crest, were painted into the grass on the field at Yankee Stadium, and a number of Red Sox players snapped photos.
"What we do is provide a distraction, but that's temporary," said Red Sox...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:27 PM
This was Jacksonville Jaguars running back Fred Taylor on the occasion of his Aug. 30, 2008 arrest for disorderly conduct in Miami Beach: “I’m not going to sit here and BS you and say I should have been home. People say it was 4 o’...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 7:05 PM
The first warning came from Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald, who said Kain Colter would get his "lips knocked off" if he didn't avoid getting walloped on runs.
Then Joe Girardi chimed in. The NU alum and Pride of the Yankees left Fitzgerald a voicemail...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:02 PM
NEW YORK — Orioles manager Buck Showalter didn't know exactly what his New York counterpart, Yankees manager Joe Girardi, was going through Thursday after the death of Girardi's father became public.
But Showalter, whose own dad passed away shortly...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Here's a roundup of what other media outlets are saying about the Orioles' win over the New York Yankees in Game 4 of the American League Division Series and more:
** CBSSports.com's Danny Knobler says that the "fun-loving" Orioles have nothing to lose...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:41 PM
The Orioles were two outs away from going up 2-1 in the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
And it got away.
Pinch-hitter Raul Ibanez hit a 1-0, 94-mph sinker over the right field wall to tie the game at 2-2 with one out in the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:10 PM
Monday's game started with a spectacular play for the New York Yankees, as Ichiro Suzuki practically did a lap around Matt Wieters to score the evening's first run.
When Suzuki was asked about the play after the game, he could only laugh.
But the next...