| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Benny Looper, the Phillies assistant GM in charge of player personnel, announced on Wednesday afternoon that Joe Jordan has been named director of player development. Jordan is replacing Chuck LaMar, who unexpectedly resigned Sept. 6, an announcement that...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Hideki Irabu dead: Hideki Irabu, a star Japanese baseball player who struggled to achieve comparable success in the United States, was found dead Wednesday in his Rancho Palos Verdes home...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss whether Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig should meet with Dodgers owner Frank McCourt. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to weigh in with a comment of your own.......
| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Phillies backup catcher Brian Schneider was away from the team for personal reasons for a few days, according to a source, but several reporters in Clearwater just told me that he was back in the clubhouse this morning. According to......
| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Vladimir Guerrero, who helped propel the Texas Rangers into their first World Series after the Angels let him go in free agency, was selected as the designated hitter on the annual Silver Slugger team announced Thursday. The Silver Slugger is......
| Jun 11, 2010
| 2:00 AM
GLENDALE — Steve Rousey sensed uncertainty when he went in for his end-of-the-season evaluation.
Having coached the Cal State University Northridge baseball team to its first winning season since he took over the program in 2002, Rousey's...
| Jun 7, 2010
| 5:46 PM
Strasburg's debut guaranteed a sellout at Nationals Park, which has been about half-full this season until now. Eighty miles away, the Virginia town of Strasburg said it will consider a resolution Tuesday night inviting the player to visit and temporarily...
| May 25, 2010
| 11:11 AM
GARDENA -- Former Major League Baseball pitcher Hideki Irabu was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in suburban Los Angeles, police said.
The 41-year-old former Yankees pitcher was stopped around 1:30 a.m. May 17 on Redondo Beach Boulevard,...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon to a minor league deal and have invited him to Spring Training in a couple of weeks. The 37 year old veteran pitcher signed a one-year deal and could earn just under $1million dollars...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Seven years ago, it was routine for Collin Balester and Hank Conger to discuss all aspects of the game on the Huntington Beach High baseball diamond.
Balester was a star on the mound for the Oilers and during the final two years of his prep career, it...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:33 PM
The Palm Beach Post was on hand as Hall of Famer Gary Carter, stricken with brain cancer, visited the Palm Beach Atlantic college season opener on Thursday night.
Carter, who starred as a catcher mostly with the Montreal Expos and New York Mets, was also...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:59 PM
One of the best defensive catchers and one of the most dominant pitchers in the history of Major League Baseball will be inducted into the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame this year. Dan Wilson and Randy Johnson will become the fifth and sixth members of the...