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  • Ten years later, Manny Ramirez apologizes to Jack McCormick

    When Manny Ramirez was with the Boston Red Sox in 2004, he once went up to the team's traveling secretary, Jack McCormick, and asked for 16 tickets to a game. McCormick told him it was too late to fulfill such a request, angering Ramirez, who yelled at...
  • Boston's David Ortiz says he's at war with Tampa Bay's David Price

    "It's a war. It's on. Next time he hits me he better bring the gloves." — David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox designated hitter, after Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price hit him with a pitch Friday. Ortiz said he thought the two players had resolved their...
  • Don Zimmer dies: Watch him try to fight Pedro Martinez in 2003 ALCS

    Baseball icon Don Zimmer died Wednesday night at age 83. If you're like me, despite all the memorable things he did in his career as a player, coach and manager, one thing leaps to mind: the time he picked a fight with Boston Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez....
  • Will Dodgers respond to Don Mattingly?

    Will Dodgers respond to Don Mattingly?
    There was nothing surprising about Don Mattingly's recent criticism of the Dodgers, other than perhaps the decision to use an obscenity to describe the team. Mattingly tried something like this early last year, when the Dodgers were playing even worse...
  • Ryan Sweeney extols Manny Ramirez's knowledge

    Ryan Sweeney extols Manny Ramirez's knowledge
    PHILADELPHIA — When Manny Ramirez shows up to join his Triple-A Iowa teammates, Ryan Sweeney believes the controversial slugger will provide the young hitters with plenty of help as a player-coach. "He was telling me different stuff," said...
  • Cubs eager to get Jorge Soler going

     Cubs eager to get Jorge Soler going
    KODAK, Tenn. — While Kris Bryant continues to turn heads in his climb through the Cubs' system, the wait for Jorge Soler goes on. Signed to a nine-year, $30 million deal on June 30, 2012 and given a spot on 40-man roster, the Cuban outfielder...
  • There's a reason for lack of fanfare about Albert Pujols' 500th home run

    There's a reason for lack of fanfare about Albert Pujols' 500th home run
    The number that matters most is not 500. The number that matters most is 0. That is the number of major league players that have hit more home runs this season than Albert Pujols. He got a mighty sweet serenade in the visiting clubhouse in...
  • Commentary: Mussina's deserved Hall pass will come, just not anytime soon

    Mike Mussina belongs in the Hall of Fame. He won't get there this year, when voting is announced on Wednesday. He won't get there next year. But he will eventually make it to Cooperstown and he's deserving. I'm biased. I covered a lot of his starts...
  • For the true-blue Dodgers faithful, years of ritualized fandom

    For the true-blue Dodgers faithful, years of ritualized fandom
    Lois Peralta's Mustang GT is Dodger blue. That's also the color she paints her toenails for each game. When the Dodgers lose, she wipes the polish off and starts over. Fresh toenails equal a fresh start for her team. Ritual is everywhere in baseball...
  • Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to baseball Hall of Fame

    Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, a pair of 300-game winners renowned for a decade of excellence atop the Atlanta Braves’ starting rotation, and Chicago White Sox slugger Frank Thomas were elected to the Hall of Fame on Wednesday by the Baseball...
  • A hothouse for baseball

    A hothouse for baseball
    SAN PEDRO DE MACORIS, Dominican Republic — The lanky 15-year-old and I didn't share a full language, but on a breezy, balmy November night, we shared at least two words. “Junior Lake?” I asked of the man in the home team's batting...
  • MLB doping timeline

    MLB doping timeline
    (Reuters) - A timeline of key Major League Baseball doping milestones: 1998 Aug 22 - A jar of androstenedione is discovered in the locker of St. Louis slugger Mark McGwire, who admits he uses the steroids precursor. McGwire goes on to hit a then Major...