| Jun 28, 2009
| 4:12 PM
Jose Lopez had three hits including a two-run double, Adrian Beltre singled home a run in his last game before undergoing shoulder surgery, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Sunday.
Lopez, in his fourth game back with the...
| Jun 29, 2009
As everyone speculates about how the Dodgers will perform when Manny Ramirez returns this week, there's the more pressing concern about the Dodgers' play right now.
Despite clinging to the major leagues' best record, the Dodgers have lost four of five...
| Jun 30, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Andre Ethier hit another walk-off home run -- this one in the 13th inning -- to lift the Dodgers past the Colorado Rockies, 4-2, Monday night at Dodger Stadium.
Ethier's blast off Colorado reliever Joel Peralta on a 1-2 pitch came after...
| Oct 1, 2008
| 8:55 PM
The Cubs brought a heavy hitter to Wrigley Field on Wednesday afternoon, asking the Rev. James L. Greanias, a Greek Orthodox priest from St. Iakovos Church in Valparaiso, Ind., to spread holy water around the dugout to remove an alleged curse that has...
| May 30, 2009
The Cubs beat the Dodgers 2-1 Friday!
Yes, that is an exclamation point, and yes, it is needed, because this was a very rare victory.
It was the first time since Sept. 11 that the Cubs won a game while scoring fewer than four runs, which wouldn't seem...
| May 26, 2008
| 8:57 PM
After Ryan Dempster loaded the bases with a one-run lead and one out in the sixth inning of Monday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, a quick glance over his right shoulder revealed no one was warming up in the bullpen.
While Dempster had already...
| Jun 5, 2008
| 11:06 PM
Kerry Wood did his Wild Thing imitation Thursday night at Dodger Stadium, loading the bases in the bottom of the ninth before striking out Matt Kemp on a 95 m.p.h. fastball to preserve a 5-4 win over Los Angeles.
"Exciting game," manager Lou Pniella...
| Jun 6, 2008
| 11:00 PM
Sean Gallagher is still learning on the job in his rookie season, trying to let the advice of his teammates sink in while going through a few growing pains.
While Gallagher pitched five strong innings on Friday night against Los Angeles, a few walks...
| Jun 7, 2008
| 8:10 PM
Lou Piniella was on the mound making a pitching change Saturday at Dodger Stadium when he heard a roar coming from the first base side.
"I heard all this commotion and I thought there was a wave going on," the Cubs manager said. "But there was no wave."...
| Jun 24, 2008
| 10:47 PM
Mark Buehrle is steadily bringing back memories of a pleasant past and not the road miseries the White Sox have endured recently.
Buehrle scattered six hits over eight innings Tuesday night to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 and snap the Sox's nine-game...
| Jul 5, 2009
| 3:09 PM
Albert Pujols will be in a familiar spot when St. Louis hosts the 80th All-Star game. Boston knuckleballer Tim Wakefield is headed for a brand new situation.
Pujols was the leading vote-getter in balloting for the Midsummer Classic announced Sunday by...
| Jul 6, 2009
SAN DIEGO -- James Loney pointed the finger of blame across the clubhouse to a player who didn't throw a single pitch, field a single grounder or take a single at-bat Sunday.
He pointed to Randy Wolf.
"I heard before the game Randy Wolf saying something...