| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Welington Castillo has first-hand experience that being selected to the All-Star Futures Game will be a worthwhile moment for Cubs top prospects Kris Bryant and Javier Baez.
"It's a good experience for young guys," said Castillo, who played for the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Matt Lindstrom walked easily around the White Sox clubhouse Monday afternoon without a protective boot on his left ankle, which was surgically repaired in May.
As the Sox continue to try different options for the late innings in their uncertain bullpen,...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:59 PM
It used to be must-see TV; the highlight of the summer sports TV schedule.
Now, it's more of an attraction only because there's nothing else on.
In any case, Fox will have Tuesday night's MLB All-Star Game from Target Field in Minneapolis and will...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:36 PM
CLEVELAND — White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez doesn't miss many games, so it was a take-notice moment when manager Robin Ventura pulled him from Saturday's 6-2 victory over the Indians in the fourth inning because of injury.
Ramirez has played in...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 6:54 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Javier Baez was heading toward third in the sixth inning of Sunday's All-Star Futures Game after hitting a two-run, opposite-field home run on a first-pitch curve.
"You've got to save those for the season," third baseman Kris...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The Phillies’ Triple-A Spring Training squad moved to 2-0 on Wednesday afternoon after a 3-2, rain-shortened win against the Pirates’ Triple-A team in Bradenton. Steve Susdorf, who spent most of last season with the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, hit...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:02 PM
NEW YORK — As May turned to June, the Dodgers needed a center fielder.
Matt Kemp's hamstring had given out on him. The Dodgers liked Skip Schumaker in center field for a day or two, but no way for a month. They did not like any of their center...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:32 PM
7 a.m. Motorsports: MotoGP World Championship: German Grand Prix.--Speed
8 a.m. Cycling: Tour de France stage 8 (Belfort to Porrentruy).--NBC: WAVY 10, WWBT 12
8 a.m. Golf: Open de France final round (in Paris).--Golf
9 a.m. Tennis:...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 1:16 PM
The Chicago White Sox traded outfielder Carlos Quentin and his potential $8 million salary to the San Diego Padres for a pair of pitching prospects.
The Sox received right-hander Simon Castro and lefty Pedro Hernandez, neither of whom has appeared in the...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 12:52 PM
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced the club has acquired left-handed pitcher Charlie Furbush, third baseman Francisco Martinez, outfielder Casper Wells and a player to be named later from the Detroit...