| Jan 31, 2011
| 9:32 PM
ESPN.com reports: Former White Sox starter Freddy Garcia has agreed to terms on a minor-league contract with the New York Yankees, according to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick.Garcia, 35, will receive a $1.5 million base salary with $3.6 million in possible...
| May 11, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss the first several weeks of the MLB season. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to weigh in with a comment of your own. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times......
| Jul 29, 2010
| 8:49 PM
Ramon Castro homered twice and Paul Konerko went deep for the fourth straight game Thursday night, leading the Chicago White Sox to their 11th consecutive home victory, 9-5 over the Seattle Mariners.
Carlos Quentin also homered for the White Sox, whose...
| Sep 7, 2010
Justin Verlander allowed five hits over seven innings and the Detroit Tigers ended the Chicago White Sox's seven-game winning streak with a 9-1 rout Tuesday night.
Three players - White Sox starter Freddy Garcia (back), Tigers first baseman Miguel...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Yankees brought the winning run to the plate in the ninth, but Jose Valverde struck out postseason stalwart Derek Jeter and retired Game 1 hero Robinson Cano to finish off the Tigers' 5-3 victory and even this American League Division Series....
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:24 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 5-3 behind the masterful pitching of Max Scherzer and the hitting of Miguel Cabrera to level their best-of-five divisional playoff series at 1-1 Sunday.
A last-ditch New York rally from...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 5:05 AM
Two of the most recognizable franchises in baseball are set to square off this weekend as the Yankees traveled to Chicago to face the Cubs. It is the first time since 2003 that the Bronx Bombers have been to Wrigley Field.
The Yankees are hoping the...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:13 AM
It had been almost two months since Yankee veteran Jorge Posada had hit a
As far as the Bronx Bombers and their fans are concerned, however, it is better late than never.
Posada made a rare start at first base yesterday to give Mark Teixeira a...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 6:08 AM
So far, the Yankees have won all 4 series against National Leagues during Interleague play this season.
They will look to continue that trend when the Milwaukee Brewers visit the Bronx for the first time since Interleague play began in 1997.
| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:18 AM
There were serious discussions this past off-season as to whether the
Yankees should have acquired free-agent pitcher Zack Greinke, but many analysts said he could not handle the pressure of pitching in New York.
It turns out the experts were spot-on...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:56 AM
When the two New York baseball teams met in May for their first taste of Interleague play, one team was struggling to live up to their lofty expectations and the other was struggling just to win baseball games.
Now, it’s a new month, and two vastly...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 11:28 PM
MEMORIAL FIELD — After more than two decades, the wait is over.
The Pacific League co-champion Burroughs High football team hosted El Rancho Friday night in a first-round Southeast Division playoff game, and the Indians had no plans on seeing...