| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:22 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Consecutive run-scoring grounders to first base sparked a three-run sixth inning Wednesday night, and the San Francisco Giants overtook the St. Louis Cardinals en route to a 6-4 victory in Game 4 of the National League Championship...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:38 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Joe Panik scored on a wild pitch to break a seventh-inning tie, and the San Francisco Giants edged the Washington Nationals 3-2 Tuesday to grab a spot in the National League Championship Series.
The Giants, a wild-card entrant in the...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:27 PM
SAN FRANCISCO - Ryan Vogelsong couldn't hide the disappointment after his final start of the regular season. His headshakes were numerous, and his tone subdued.
A potential free agent after this season, Vogelsong didn't know if he'd make another start at...
| Jul 22, 2014
Cliff Lee threw his first pitch for the Phillies in 64 days Monday night.
"I know he's feeling good and he's anxious to be out there," Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said before Monday's game with San Francisco which marked Lee's return from an elbow...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:54 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Giants 2-1.
Tuesday: 7:05 p.m., CSN.
RH Ryan Vogelsong (7-8, 3.71) vs. LH Tsuyoshi Wada (2-1, 3.15).
Wednesday: 7:05 p.m., WCIU-26.
RH Jake Peavy (2-12, 4.57) vs. RH Edwin Jackson (6-13, 5.74).
| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:32 PM
The Cubs, playing the first of their 38 final games against playoff contenders, leaned on a two-run home run in the first inning by Anthony Rizzo, his 29th of the season and his second in as many games. Tsuyoshi Wada put a runner on base...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Chris Coghlan returns to the leadoff spot as the Chicago Cubs try to win their third consecutive game Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants.
Coghlan didn't start in Monday's 4-1 win over the New York Mets and went 1-for-12 in the four-game...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:14 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Sox lead 2-0.
Tuesday: 9:15 p.m., WGN-9.
LH Chris Sale (10-2, 2.14) vs. RH Ryan Vogelsong (7-8, 3.77).
Wednesday: 2:45 p.m., WGN-9.
LH Jose Quintana (6-8, 3.04) vs. RH Jake Peavy (0-3, 4.82).
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The summary: White Sox left-hander John Danks joked that he "can't escape" Austin Jackson, the former Tigers center fielder who drove in all four Mariners runs Sunday in a 4-2 victory at Safeco Field.
Danks, saddled with his second straight loss,...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:20 PM
Madison Bumgarner is the anchor. He is to the San Francisco Giants what Clayton Kershaw is to the Dodgers.
For a few fleeting moments Friday, the Dodgers had their chance. Yasiel Puig worked an eight-pitch walk to lead off the game. Justin Turner hit...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:07 PM
As the Cactus League opens for play Wednesday, the most immediate story line is not difficult to determine: Is there really a rivalry between the Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks?
The Dodgers won the National League West. The Diamondbacks complained...