| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
They don't give away Comeback Executive of the Year awards.
But as the first-place White Sox start a four-game series Thursday at Yankee Stadium against the best team in baseball, consider that Adam Dunn and Jake Peavy aren't the only professionals on...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 6:34 AM
The bigger question now is, can Anthony Rizzo pitch?
Because Jeff Samardzija can’t. Not now. Not for a while.
And he has delivered some of his worst showings at one of the worst times.
Samardzija was tradeable in May. Now that window has closed....
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Cycling-Tour de France, stage seven, 7 a.m. (NBC); same-day tape, 11 a.m. (NBCSN)
Tennis-The Championships, women's championship match at Wimbledon, England, 8 a.m. (ESPN)
Golf-PGA Tour, The Greenbrier Classic, third round, 2 p....
| Jul 9, 2012
| 9:23 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Detroit's Prince Fielder became only the second player to win multiple titles in the All-Star Home Run Derby, thrilling the crowd at Kauffman Stadium with eight splash shots into the right-field fountain and beating Toronto's...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Major League Baseball--All-Star Game at Kansas City, Mo., 6:30 p.m. (ESPN)
C.C. Lee Tournament at Northern State Courts
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL
Aberdeen Smittys at Jamestown, N.D., 5:30 p.m. doubleheader...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 8:45 PM
NEW YORK — Only in New York.
Maybe this is the only place where Dwight Howard is the runner-up as the Orlando Magic's most beloved big man.
Magic assistant coach Patrick Ewing received a standing ovation at Madison Square Garden when he was...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Here's what the Marlins won't be getting with Mike Redmond as their next manager.
An outsized personality suitable for cable TV reality shows.
The experience of having managed a World Series winner somewhere else.
| Jan 24, 2012
| 1:06 PM
It's official. Yankee catcher Jorge Posada has retired. The 5 time world champ announced he's calling it quits during a news conference at the stadium with teammates Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, C.C. Sabathia and others along with members of the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:56 PM
After months of commitments, analysis and changes of heart, after a morning and afternoon of decision, commotion and confusion, National Signing Day comes to this:
The football staffs at Virginia and Virginia Tech are genuinely jazzed about their 2012...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Where have the New York Yankees been hanging out in Chicago ever since their three-game series with the White Sox began Monday at U.S. Cellular Field?
Exactly where you think they would.
Following Tuesday's loss to the White Sox, the Yankees’...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 4:38 PM
— Joe Girardi sat there Sunday at Yankee Stadium, rubbing his head, considering Eduardo Nunez, considering Derek Jeter, considering Rafael Soriano's 40 saves after Mariano Rivera was lost. And then the Yankees manager, who doesn't smile enough,...
| 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...