| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Ten years ago this month, fans came as close to seeing the Cubs in the World Series as they’d been in six decades. Then the eighth inning of Game 6 in the National League Championship Series happened, setting off a catastrophic...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Ten years ago Monday, fans came as close to seeing the Cubs in the World Series as they’d been in six decades. Then the eighth inning of Game 6 in the National League Championship Series happened, setting off a catastrophic chapter...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Stoke City at Liverpool, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, teams to be announced, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester United at Swansea City, 11:30 a.m. (NBC); MLS, Philadelphia at New York,...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Hey Chicago, what do you say?
Do the Cubs need more songs to play?
Sure fans belt out "Take Me Out to the Ball Game," a seventh-inning stretch tradition usually led by a celebrity singing off-key. And then there's the beloved anthem "Go, Cubs, Go" by...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Tennis--WTA, Family Circle Cup, Noon (ESPN2)
Golf--Masters Tournament, 2 p.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball--Minnesota Twins at Baltimore Orioles, 2 p.m. (FXSP); San Francisco Giants at Arizona Diamondbacks, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Kansas City...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 5:50 PM
James Shields took a three-hitter into the eighth inning, leading Tampa Bay over the Kansas City Royals 5-3 Wednesday for the Rays' 16th win in 21 games.
Shields (12-7) retired 12 in a row after Alcides Escobar's two-out single in the third and allowed...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 10:35 PM
Blake Beavan, making his second start since getting recalled from Triple-A Tacoma, tossed an impressive four-hitter over eight innings against the Rays on Sunday as Seattle closed out a successful road trip with a 2-1 victory at Tropicana Field.
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:12 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Evan Longoria is back on the field, and the Tampa Bay Rays are back in the AL East race. Jeff Keppinger hit tiebreaking grounder after the All-Star third baseman was intentionally walked in a four-run, 10th inning, and the Rays beat...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Tampa Bay's James Shields may be the hottest pitcher in baseball. But for a time Saturday, he also seemed to be the unluckiest as well. After coming within three outs of a third consecutive complete game and second straight shutout,......
| Oct 9, 2010
GLENDALE — Although it had to wait until his second career postseason game, San Francisco Giants second baseman Freddy Sanchez achieved a couple of big postseason firsts on Friday night.
The former Glendale Community College player notched his...
| Jun 4, 2010
Jason Kendall had three hits and three RBIs helping Bruce Chen and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3 on Friday night.
Scott Podsednik went 2 for 3 and scored three times for the Royals. David DeJesus drove in two runs. Kansas City...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...