| Jul 13, 2014
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Rookie Jake Odorizzi pitched into the seventh inning and Kevin Kiermaier, Matt Joyce and Ben Zobrist delivered key hits during a six-run outburst that helped the Tampa Bay Rays to a 10-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:38 PM
Managers don't like to tinker with platoons that are working, but sometimes players can mash their way into full-time roles, as Kole Calhoun is doing with the Angels.
Calhoun has shared right field — and the leadoff spot — with Collin...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 2-2, and the bases loaded in the fifth inning, Josh Hamilton lofted a fly ball to shallow center that didn't appear deep enough to score Kole Calhoun from third. But when Blue Jays center fielder Colby Rasmus made a flat-...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:57 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the bases loaded and one out in the third inning, Albert Pujols stroked a 1-and-2 pitch from Collin McHugh into left field for a two-run single to end a scoreless tie and give the Angels slugger 1,555 runs batted in, tying him with Willie...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:56 PM
TORONTO — White Sox right-hander Scott Carroll went 38 days before receiving a second shot in the rotation, but Thursday's result against the Blue Jays wasn't worth the wait.
Carroll allowed five earned runs on nine hits over five innings,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:43 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Sox 4-3 in 2013.
Thursday: 6:07 p.m., WCIU-26.
RH Scott Carroll (2-3, 4.30) vs. LH J.A. Happ (6-4, 4.87).
Friday: 6:07 p.m., CSN.
LH John Danks (6-6, 4.34) vs. RH R.A. Dickey (6-6, 4.04).
| Jun 15, 2014
| 4:11 PM
BALTIMORE — Entering a 10-game homestand on June 6, the Baltimore Orioles were in second place in the American League East, 5 1-2 games behind the Toronto Blue Jays.
With the Jays, fellow AL East rival Boston, and AL West-leading Oakland coming...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:40 PM
BALTIMORE — The Orioles have been getting outstanding performances from their starting pitchers over the last two weeks, and it was Wei-Yin Chen's turn Wednesday.
Baltimore's left-hander hurled seven scoreless innings and set a season high with...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:38 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Blue Jays twice walked Albert Pujols intentionally to get to Raul Ibanez, and both times the Angels scored — in the seventh inning, when Ibanez walked to load the bases and Howie Kendrick followed with an RBI walk, and in the ninth,...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:13 PM
TORONTO – Balls can fly when the roof of the Rogers Centre is closed, so the Orioles still had plenty of time Wednesday after they fell behind by five runs in the second inning against the Toronto Blue Jays.
And designated hitter Nelson Cruz,...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Team outlooks are listed in predicted order of finish. Lineups and rotations are projections.
1 l Tampa Bay
2013 l 92-71, second place Last year in playoffs l 2013
Tampa's young rotation — average age: 25 — may prove to...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:22 PM
My seatmate Daryl and I always are discussing all manner of baseball matters while we watch IronPigs games. One of our topics the other night was shortstop Freddy Galvis and where he ranks with the best Phillies prospects we've seen......