| Mar 12, 2011
| 10:32 PM
Justin Smoak launched his first home run of the spring and Dustin Ackley ripped a triple as the Mariners got some offense from their top young prospects en route to a 10-2 victory over the A's on Saturday in Cactus League play.
Smoak, who had been...
| 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 19, 2011
| 11:04 AM
It's not so much what Tom Ricketts said, but what he didn't.
He said he got rid of general manager Jim Hendry (almost a month ago, actually, but more on that later). Great. Excellent. Good move.
But then the Cubs' Fanboy Owner said he will pursue...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 3:50 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Former Los Angeles Dodger Milton Bradley has been arrested for investigation of felony battery on his wife..
Police say the incident began as a verbal argument at the couple's San Fernando Valley home.
The argument became...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 8:06 AM
The Chicago Cubs agreed to trade Carlos Zambrano to Miami. Ozzie Guillen manages that team, in case you hadn’t heard, so Zambrano will be taking his talents to what is now Mouth Beach.
The deal, of course, will not be official until Zambrano passes...
| May 16, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced today that the Mariners have placed outfielder Milton Bradley on irrevocable waivers for the purpose of granting him his unconditional release.
Bradley, 33, had been...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 9:04 AM
The Oakland A's fired their manager. The Florida Marlins fired their hitting coach. Can you imagine? Whoever heard of such a thing -- firing somebody for failing?
First thought: Jim Hendry had better hide the papers and the Interwebs from Fanboy Owner...
| Jun 10, 2007
OLD-TIME television is making a comeback. Not on television, though.
Aided by the neutron star-like cultural gravity of Google's YouTube, an increasing number of vintage TV programs and early commercials are flying out of collectors' closets, ending half...
| Dec 10, 2009
| 9:32 PM
Below is a list of the months and dates of most of the Dodgers' newsworthy off-season acquisitions this decade. The reasons for the list: 1) To show that the off-season doesn't die with the end of the winter meetings. Some......
| Apr 14, 2009
When Ted Lilly entered the seventh inning of the Cubs' home opener Monday with a no-hitter intact, the remnants of the 40,077 human popsicles who ventured out to Wrigley Field were starting to think they were witnessing history.
Lilly had been...
| Apr 16, 2009
| 2:30 PM
It doesn't matter when or where because the Cubs and Cardinals are something very special to their legions of fans stretched between Chicago and St. Louis.
"It's special because it's almost like a playoff atmosphere," said Aaron Miles, the Cub...
| Apr 29, 2009
PHOENIX -- The day before the season began in Houston, coming off a red hot spring, Milton Bradley said he was ready to show Cubs fans what he was all about.
"Hopefully they can realize the kind of player I am, and realize I'm worth every penny I'm...