| Apr 4, 2005
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The man does not do still. He will not -- cannot -- stop moving. Not for anyone. He has tried before, but it is much too difficult. Even when he is relaxed, he is laughing, fidgeting, speaking rapidly and making wild gestures with...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:06 PM
One of Chicago White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf's greatest assets is he does what he believes he should without worrying much about what others think. This also, at times, is his greatest liability. Critics aren't always wrong.
The same man who pushed...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:58 PM
BALTIMORE (Reuters) - He presided over unprecedented economic growth and instituted a slew of innovations as Major League Baseball commissioner, yet the reign of Allan "Bud" Selig may forever be linked to both ends of the Steroids Era.
Selig was MLB's...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Had events gone differently 20 years ago tomorrow, the Washington Nationals might still be the Montreal Expos.
Buck Showalter might be in the Hall of Fame.
Peter Angelos might be viewed as a heroic figure.
The Steroid Era might have been largely...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A Browns fan urinated on Art Modell's grave and posted a video of the disgusting act on YouTube. How childish and pathetic. There's nothing wrong with being a passionate fan, nothing wrong with harboring a strong dislike for the owner who ripped your...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:54 PM
GENEVA -- Less than three weeks after receiving approval from the city of Chicago’s landmarks commission on their latest renovation plan, Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said the franchise still is deliberating its choices for its next television...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:07 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — The Cuban contingent is taking center stage at this year's All-Star Game, with White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and shortstop Alexei Ramirez joining the Reds' Aroldis Chapman, the Dodgers' Yasiel Puig and the A's Yoenis Cespedes....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Go ahead. Try and imagine a better rookie year than the one Jose Abreu is having.
Since signing with the White Sox, the 27-year-old slugger has given Chicago fans plenty of reasons to cheer.
The first baseman will be one of three...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:17 PM
He provided the Dodgers with an iconic moment: a fresh-faced rookie blowing away baseball's most feared hitter in a David vs. Goliath World Series duel before a roaring capacity crowd in Chavez Ravine.
Bob Welch striking out the New York Yankees' Reggie...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett was saddened but not shaken at a level some might think. He knew Tony Gwynn and was hit hard by the news Monday that Gwynn had died of cancer.
Yet, what had not really registered with Beckett was an element he shared with...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:50 PM
White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu wasn't about to predict Monday whether he could keep up his torrid start to the season in the second half.
The Sox tried to temper expectations for the Cuban rookie before the season, but he entered Monday tied for the...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:19 PM
On the night Jose Abreu clobbered his 24th and 25th home runs of the season, White Sox manager Robin Ventura marveled at how the ball comes off Abreu's bat.
"When he hits it on the barrel, it just continues to go," Ventura said. "It's like helium...