| Apr 18, 2012
| 2:15 PM
As the Angels embark on a new season, I have a signed baseball in my collection at home that probably isn't worth much money.
But I don't care.
Suffice to say that it's probably the only baseball in existence signed by Chad Curtis, the Angels' left...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Does Jim Leyland have a flair for the dramatic?
We're going to find out when he sets the Tigers' pitching rotation for next weekend's series against the White Sox. If he prioritizes the head-to-head meeting with the first-place Sox, we will get one of...
| May 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen Smittys at Watertown, 5 p.m. doubleheader
Men's 12-Inch Slow Pitch at South Complex
6:30 p.m. - Splitters vs. Johnson Drywall (B); Das Bombers vs. Wild Oats (C); CDJ Electric/Ken's Super Fair Foods/...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-UEFA Euro 2012, Quarterfinal, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN)
College Baseball-World Series, 4 and 8 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Minnesota Twins at Pittsburgh Pirates, 6 p.m. (FXSP)
NBA Basketball-Finals, Oklahoma City Thunder at Miami...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 12:41 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: Wimbledon early rounds.--ESPN2
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Feb. 1998: Nansemond River boys vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
11:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 2001: Kecoughtan vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Baseball: Cleveland at N.Y. Yankees.--MLB Network
| Apr 29, 2012
| 7:38 PM
As surprises go, Philip Humber's not-so-perfect game against the Red Sox on Thursday wasn't exactly Chrysler making a comeback.
Really, if you didn't see the bad start coming, you weren't looking at him.
It's not his perfect game against the Mariners on...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Talking baseball while the Blackhawks keep rolling:
1. Rumors will continue but here’s the reality about both Carlos Marmol and Alfonso Soriano: As with Matt Garza, the best time to trade them will be in the middle of the season, not now.
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:36 PM
You almost never can boil a baseball season down to one game, let alone one pitch. But when I break down what happened to the White Sox down the stretch in 2012, when a potentially great season for rookie manager Robin Ventura turned into a learning...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Will the third time be the charm for the World Baseball Classic?
Not if the underwhelming U.S. roster is any indication.
While many of Commissioner Bud Selig's innovations have enjoyed immediate success — especially expanded playoffs and...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Surfing can be more than catching a few waves with friends.
For some, it's about empowerment and the feeling of being able to accomplish anything they put their minds to, said Paulette Wilhelmy, a spokeswoman for the upcoming Surf's Up for Down Syndrome...
| Dec 13, 2012
The most intriguing game that baseball plays is not hitting and pitching. It is musical chairs.
This is the sport's funny season. But unlike golf, where the funny season was simply a time for Freddie Couples to make more money for Christmas shopping,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Josh Hamilton? Are you kidding me?
Nobody makes a surprise splash like the Angels, but this was a flying cannonball into the middle of a Southern California pool that had been awash in Dodger blue.
Nobody breaks down the door in the middle of the...