| Sep 18, 2011
| 6:41 PM
Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander continued making history and polishing his resume Sunday for American League Cy Young Award and MVP voters.
Verlander won his team-record 12th straight start and captured his big league best 24th victory as the Tigers...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 10:10 PM
This wasn't the way that Blake Beavan wanted to end his rookie season.
A strong second half by the young right-hander ended on a sour note on Tuesday as the A's rolled to a 7-0 victory at Safeco Field in the second-to-last game of the season.
| Jun 14, 2011
| 12:09 PM
It was around this time last year that we realized the key to the White Sox’ turnaround was a guy originally thought to be window dressing.
Same thing seems to be happening this season to the same kind of guy.
It looks like Omar Vizquel is Spanish...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 10:33 PM
Franklin Gutierrez scored the go-ahead run on a throwing error by A's shortstop Cliff Pennington in the top of the 10th inning, and the Mariners went on to pull out a 4-2 victory at Oakland Coliseum on Tuesday night.
Seattle pushed across a pair of...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The trade was made in January, and the debate about it raged on through the winter. But the Mariners figured the dividends would begin to kick in around tax time.
A quick audit following Saturday night's 4-0 win over the Oakland A's proved that the early...
| May 24, 2012
| 8:36 AM
OAKLAND — Mike Scioscia won't declare that Ernesto Frieri is his new closer — he'd still like the option of using veteran left-hander Scott Downs at the end of games — but the Angels manager's actions and Frieri's performance suggest the...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
On a night when Comerica Park celebrated Christmas in July, the Athletics took advantage of some gifts from the Tigers' bullpen to snap their six-game road losing streak.
Hideki Matsui highlighted a four-run seventh with a go-ahead RBI single, one...
| Aug 11, 2008
| 11:11 PM
John Danks flirted with perfection Monday night, but he and the White Sox came away with a frustrating lesson in finishing games.
Danks' 61/3 no-hit innings quickly transformed into a 5-1 loss to Boston that saw the White Sox fall a half-game behind...
| Aug 31, 2008
| 6:16 PM
Jim Thome felt the sense of urgency Sunday from the time he arrived at Fenway Park until left fielder Carlos Quentin squeezed Dustin Pedroia's fly ball with the tying run at second base in the ninth.
"That's why I think this win was so big," said Thome,...
| May 16, 2008
| 10:50 AM
Ask Paul returns to answer your question about Felix's future, Marmol as closer, Geo and Fu's rookie of the year race and other relevant issues:
Paul, you recently wrote that Pie doesn't look like the type of hitter the Cubs envisioned. How exactly would...
| Jun 4, 2008
| 6:37 PM
The Tribune's White Sox reporter answers reader questions throughout the season. This week, whether Orlando Cabrera will be on the Sox in 2009, getting Toby Hall more at-bats and Thome and Konerko's hitting.
Seeing as how Juan Uribe is almost ready to...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Hey everyone! Katie here blogging tonight for game 1 of a four-game series against the Red Sox. Andy Pettitte (9-5, 3.98) will be on the mound tonight for the pinstripes. Jon Lester (6-3, 3.48) get the start for Boston. Hope......