| Dec 14, 2007
In a blow to the reputations of baseball legends, journeymen players, team owners and union representatives, an investigative report on drug use in the major leagues released Thursday by former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell blasted America's pastime for its...
| Dec 14, 2007
Yesterday's Mitchell Report thrust the Orioles back into the steroid scandal spotlight, with two of their All-Stars - second baseman and just-traded shortstop - linked to the use of performance-enhancing drugs.
Roberts, considered the current face of the...
| Dec 14, 2007
New York Yankees pitchers Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte are the most prominent players identified as users of performance-enhancing drugs in the Mitchell Report, which was released yesterday.
The most stunning aspect of the report, which was...
| Jan 2, 2008
| 5:13 PM
Marshall's first-round game in the Chicago Public Schools Holiday Classic against Bogan on Wednesday featured a balanced attack.
Three totaled 18 points or more and 10 different Commandos scored, propelling No. 4 Marshall to a 102-54 victory at Loyola'...
| Sep 23, 2009
A new study links having strong bones to an elevated risk of breast cancer. At first blush, that seems to put women in a bind: tumor if you do, fracture if you don't. The temptation to punch a wall in frustration is totally understandable. (Hey, if your...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 8:52 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Paint the town in pinstripes! Nearly a decade after their dynasty ended on a blooper in the desert, the New York Yankees are baseball's best again.
Hideki Matsui tied a World Series record with six RBIs, Andy Pettitte won on short rest...
| 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...
| Aug 3, 2009
| 4:56 AM
(WGN-AM)- They poured out onto the sidewalk in their Sunday best, grabbing hands and bowing heads over the blood-stained pavement.
Dozens of women in white floral dresses and men in crisp, collared shirts stood on the street corner today where, less than...
| Aug 30, 2009
The Seattle Seahawks have let go of four players ahead of the deadline to cut the roster to 75.
Seattle waived defensive tackle Kevin Brown, fullback Dan Curran, linebacker Shane Simmons and tight end John Tereshinski. The Seahawks made the moves Sunday,...
| Aug 31, 2009
The Seahawks play their final exhibition game at home Thursday night against the Raiders and open the regular season at home Sept. 13 against the St. Louis Rams.
Seahawks coach Jim Mora says quarterback Matt Hasselbeck looked sharp in Seattle's 14-10...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 8:28 AM
Pitcher Javy Vazquez has been traded back to the New York Yankees by Atlanta in a swap that sent Melky Cabrera to the Braves, people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
The people spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal...