| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:46 PM
Go ask Albert
Dave van Dyck
Best choice? Whoever Albert wants. And that's being only half-facetious because if the Cardinals have any hope of keeping three-time MVP Albert Pujols, the new manager will have to be someone he likes/...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 1:57 PM
No one is expecting the Miami Marlins to break everything down and try to rebuild again slowly, as they did in 2006.
However, just in case some in their front office are tempted to do just that, Dan Uggla has a word of caution.
Uggla, now playing second...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:56 AM
Maybe it’s me, and maybe I’m alone on this one, but sorry, I’m not impressed with the Yankees.
They came to the South Side this week. They brought the best record in the American League. They had hit the most homers. Did all of them...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:12 AM
The Orioles sent a powerful message – literally and figuratively – to the Yankeesin their thrilling 10-6 win at Camden Yardslast night.
Mixed in with the usual smells of sweat, sunflower seeds and bubble-gum in the Orioles’ dugout was...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Yankees manager Joe Girardi had to be talking to himself on Friday night after an apparent double down the left field line by Eduardo Nunez in the fifth inning caromed off the knee of third base umpire Jerry Meals and bounded right to shortstop Ben...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Miguel Cabrera's Triple Crown season wasn't the only big year that had to sting for the Miami Marlins.
Consider the MVP-level season of Giants catcher Buster Posey.
Four years ago, the ex-Florida State star went fifth overall in the draft to the Giants....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:45 AM
When Manny Machado was announced to the sellout crowd Sunday night before the first home playoff game at Camden Yards in 15 years, the Orioles' rookie third baseman jogged to the first base foul line.
And then he subtly tipped his cap to the Yankees,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Yankees captain Derek Jeter had to be removed from Wednesday night’s game in the late innings because of a painful bone bruise on the top of his left foot, so he’ll probably be a game day decision for Game 4.
“He hit a ball off his...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:41 PM
The Yankees clubhouse, a coolly professional space after wins and losses alike, was giddy about Raul Ibanez's theatrics on Wednesday night.
"You can't script something like that," New York outfielder Nick Swisher said. "Talk about a huge momentum...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The Yankees announced that Jerry Girardi, father of manager Joe Girardi, died Saturday at the age of 81.
There were conflicting initial reports that the elder Girardi died Thursday as the ball club prepares for a potential Game 4 clinch.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:03 PM
As J.J. Hardy's game-winning double bounced off the outfield wall in the 13th inning, it dawned on 49,307 suddenly quiet New Yorkers that the 2012 Orioles just won't go away.
With their 2-1 win over the New York Yankees Thursday, the Orioles kept their...