| Jul 24, 2011
| 7:29 AM
Rain canceled Cubs batting practice Friday and Saturday -- and the Cubs won both games. Sunday's also was rained out, as the blue tarp protected against light rain.
The Cubs hoped to play this game, because Matt Garza was to face winless Astros'...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 3:21 PM
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Danny Duffy pitched into the sixth inning starting for the injured Kyle Davis and Jeff Francoeur and Alex Gordon homered to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 5-3 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
The Indians lost for the eighth...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:35 AM
Just some quick aggravation to vent about the Cubs:
Cubs interim general manager Jim Hendry traded Kosuke Fukudome to create more playing time for young outfielder Tyler Colvin, who might or might not be a dangerous left-handed power bat the Cubs...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 6:19 AM
I have a theory why Adam Dunn will have a good season.
I don’t know if it makes sense, but then, little about Dunn’s 2011 made sense.
Dunn came to the White Sox a guaranteed 40 homers and 100 RBIs. In the seven years before joining the Sox,...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 7:02 AM
I believe Carlos Zambrano.
When he told Comcast SportsNet that only about three teammates contacted him after he was placed on the We’re Sick Of You List, I believe him.
Everything else is a crock.
No, wait, I believe Zambrano when he says he...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Having already erased much of a big deficit, the Indians were on the cusp of tying the game in the ninth inning with runners in scoring position, one out and a fly ball from Matt LaPorta heading toward center field.
Unfortunately for Cleveland, that's...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Anthony Vasquez, making his Major League debut on Tuesday night, received the kind of run support Mariners pitchers can usually only dream of as Seattle overwhelmed the Indians, 12-7, in the second game of a doubleheader.
Vasquez, the fourth rookie to...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Victor Martinez hit a three-run homer to back eight stellar innings from Doug Fister, as the Detroit Tigers downed the Cleveland Indians, 4-2, in the opener of three-game series.
Fister (7-13) registered a career-high 13 strikeouts and surrendered...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Rick Porcello was solid on the hill and the Tigers scored five two-out runs in the first inning and never looked back, furthering their stranglehold on the AL Central with a 10-1 drubbing of the Indians.
The Tigers, winners of five straight, hold an 8...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:58 PM
Friday’s White Sox 8-4 loss to the Indians started with one of the season’s more spectacular catches, with Alejandro De Aza robbing Kosuke Fukudome of at least a double.
De Aza raced back to the center field wall and, with his back to the...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:29 AM
Jeff Baker joins a long list of starting right fielders for the Cubs Friday as they host the Astros and lefty starter Wandy Rordiguez.
Seven players have started in right for the Cubs, including Bryan LaHair, Tyler Colvin and Tony Campana since the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:20 AM
There are times when you can out-think yourself. There are episodes where you try to divine a situation and what you are being told begins to sound crazy and idiotic while also believable.
But enough about Tony La Russa. In this case, I mean Mike Quade...