| Mar 3, 2009
| 4:30 PM
The Yankees are about to take on Team USA, whose captain is none other than Derek Jeter. I caught up w/former Yankee LaTroy Hawkins a little bit ago, and his fortunes have changed for the better since he went from......
| Jun 3, 2010
| 10:33 PM
Felix Hernandez snapped a personal four-game losing streak, allowing one run over eight innings, and Jose Lopez hit a three-run homer to help the Seattle Mariners beat AL Central-leading Minnesota 4-1 on Thursday night.
Hernandez last won on April 21,...
| Jul 3, 2009
A double inside the line and a fan going over the line were very helpful for the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Rob Johnson doubled down the right-field line, scoring two runs in the 11th inning and the Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6.
| Jul 5, 2009
| 3:09 PM
Albert Pujols will be in a familiar spot when St. Louis hosts the 80th All-Star game. Boston knuckleballer Tim Wakefield is headed for a brand new situation.
Pujols was the leading vote-getter in balloting for the Midsummer Classic announced Sunday by...
| Aug 18, 2009
| 9:05 PM
The Detroit Tigers had exactly who they wanted at the plate with the bases loaded and a chance to take a lead.
He hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning and Rick Porcello had a career-high eight strikeouts, lifting Detroit...
| Apr 3, 2009
| 4:40 PM
AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST
BOSTON RED SOX (95-67, 2nd)
MANAGER: Terry Francona (6th season)
PAYROLL: $130 million
X-FACTOR: If John Smoltz has one more comeback left in that Hall of Fame arm, he should make for quite a midseason addition.
BEST CASE: Mike...
| Aug 3, 2008
Maple bats are shattering lives, and baseball needs to do something
Hearing the crack of Nate McLouth's bat, Pittsburgh Pirates hitting coach Don Long turned his head slightly to follow the ball at Dodger Stadium on April 15....(more)
Road to Beijing:...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 10:16 PM
With Torii Hunter(notes) hitting the rocks and John Lackey(notes) rolling through the Boston lineup, the Los Angeles Angels finally got on top of the Red Sox in the playoffs.
Lackey pitched into the eighth inning and Hunter hit a three-run homer off...
| Oct 9, 2009
| 10:17 PM
ANAHEIM -- With Jered Weaver picking up right where
John Lackey left off for the Los Angeles Angels, not even Josh Beckett could keep the Boston Red Sox from the brink of playoff elimination.
Weaver yielded two hits while dominating Boston into the...
| Oct 11, 2009
| 1:29 PM
Reporting from Boston -- The Angels were one out from an extra night in Boston. But now they're on to either Minnesota or New York after staging an improbable two-out ninth-inning rally against one of the game's best closers to beat the Boston Red Sox, 7-...
| Jul 25, 2010
| 6:47 PM
The Red Sox may be cursing Michael Saunders for some time to come.
A day after breaking up Jon Lester's no-hit bid with a two-run homer, Saunders came through again Sunday. His two-run single in the eighth inning gave Seattle the lead, Milton Bradley...