| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:47 PM
First, Ethan Martin didn't pitch from June 7 with the Phillies until June 23 with the IronPigs.
He lost his rhythm and his confidence in those 15 days of inactivity.
Martin appears to have regained both.
The 25-year-old right-hander had his fourth...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
On an otherwise calm June 22 night at Coca-Cola Park, Lehigh Valley was in the midst of blowing an early lead when the wind kicked up in the final inning of the game against Columbus.
Closer Luis Garcia, who hadn't given up an earned run since the...
| Jun 26, 2014
Sean O’Sullivan was a little upset when he was taken out of his last start Sunday after 87 pitches in 4 2/3 innings. He paced the dugout a few times after getting the news from manager Dave Brundage. He then patiently waited until postgame to get...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Phillies signed 35-year-old Jason Marquis to a minor league contract Tuesday morning and announced that he will report to Clearwater for extended spring training Wednesday. Marquis, a right-handed starter, is coming off Tommy John surgery which he had...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Adam Wainwright, the St. Louis ace who will start Game 3 of the National League Championship Series against the Dodgers on Monday night, will forever have Dec. 13, 2003, etched in his mind, but not just because it was the day he was traded from the...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:23 PM
It took six minutes and a dozen questions before his name came up in Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly’s pregame interview Friday. That may have been a record.
“So how do you communicate with Puig?” one reporter asked.
The Dodgers rookie...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 11:40 PM
In his last at-bat of the Dodgers’ 5-0 win over the Braves on Thursday night, Skip Schumaker smacked the first pitch he saw from reliever Cory Gearrin up the middle to extend his career-best hitting streak to 13 games.
The one-out, eighth-inning...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
By J. McCarthy ---------------------------------------
San Diego is 2-6 its last 8 games overall. The Padres are 1-4 in Jason Marquis' last 5 starts with 5 days of rest....
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Will we ever see the Giants coming?
The team Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy put together since saying goodbye to Barry Bonds is the only National League team to win the World Series twice within three seasons since the Big Red Machine, yet the Giants...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Fans in St. Louis have it easy. They're merely conflicted about who to blame for Albert Pujols' departure. The feelings of many Twins fans are much more awkward.
Everyone loves Joe Mauer, don't they? But business is business, and the hometown icon has...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Torii Hunter is back in the lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Washington Nationals, the first start for the Angels right fielder since he crashed into the wall while making a catch in the fifth inning of last Wednesday......
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:44 PM
A cross-country road trip ended on yet another sour note Thursday, as the Mariners took their second walk-off loss in three games against the Nationals.
Pinch-hitter Laynce Nix did the damage this time, delivering a bases-loaded sacrifice fly against...