| Jun 24, 2012
| 7:15 PM
That's one way to describe the White Sox's trade for Kevin Youkilis.
That's another way.
By filling their biggest hole with one of the most respected third basemen in baseball, the White Sox may have just...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Mariners shortstop Brendan Ryan singled home Casper Wells with the winning run in the eighth inning Tuesday as Seattle ended its recent scoreless drought with a 3-2 victory over the A's at Safeco Field.
Reliever Charlie Furbush picked up the victory...
| 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....
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:37 PM
No. 9 Marlins: 22nd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Braves.
New name. New stadium. New manager. Four new players, all of whom have been to at least three All-Star Games.
There is no shortage of topics to consider when looking at...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 8:14 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees agreed Friday to trade much maligned pitcher A.J. Burnett to Pittsburgh for two minor leaguers, a deal that clears the way New York to add Raul Ibanez.
Pittsburgh will pay $13 million of the $33 million salary due...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Glen Perkins couldn't put his pitches where he wanted to.
Josh Hamilton made him and the Minnesota Twins pay for it.
Hamilton's two-run homer in the eighth capped a three-run inning for Texas and set up Joe Nathan for the save against...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:55 AM
The Yankees have had great success against the Twins in recent years, especially in the playoffs, and since Minnesota was one of the worst teams in the Majors last year, this was expected to be an easy victory for the Bronx Bombers.
But that is the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Infielder Carlos Guillen, a three-time All Star and veteran of 14 Major League seasons, informed the Seattle Mariners today that he is retiring. Guillen was in the Mariners Major League camp as a non-roster invitee.
Guillen, 36, is a veteran of 14...
| Aug 31, 2010
| 4:00 PM
The Tribune's Mark Gonzales answers questions about the future of the White Sox, umpire Joe West, Ozzie Guillen's future, and why the Sox didn't claim Brian Fuentes on waivers.
Ken Williams has a "win now" attitude and traded away some good pitchers like...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Ozzie Guillen dances with wife Ibis at the River East Arts Center. (Dave Durochik / September 13, 2010) Ozzie Guillen learned how to dance to salsa music while growing up in Venezuela. According to the White Sox manager, he didn't have a choice. "Where...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Vince Vaughn on the red carpet during the Chicago International Film Festival's summer gala at the Museum of Science and Industry. (Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune / June 12, 2010) Vince Vaughn and his wife had dinner at SushiSamba Rio on Monday with...