| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:18 PM
For over 20 years, Rice head baseball coach Wayne Graham has been riding the lane of success.
"Legendary coach," Michael Ratterree, a Rice junior on the baseball team, said. "[He has] great respect around the country."
"There's no one who loves the game...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 1:05 PM
The Miami Hurricanes won two games last week in which they squandered 16-point leads. They rely on a center with a negligible vertical leap, and their coach almost missed the program's marquee moment with a flu bug that sent him to the ER.
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| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:05 PM
America is full of baseball pilgrimages and road trips. Fenway Park in Boston turns 100 this year. Wrigleyville, the neighborhood around Wrigley Field in Chicago is the best baseball neighborhood in the country. California has five major league teams to...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 1:49 PM
LUBBOCK, TX – Sophomore right-hander Nick Petree was one of 51 Division I pitchers named on the College Baseball Hall of Fame’s initial Pitcher of the Year Watch List Tuesday. Petree is one of just two Missouri Valley Conference pitchers to be...
| May 3, 2012
| 1:28 PM
I thought we’d heard the last of Herman Cain and Michele Bachmann, but they’ve risen from obscurity to meddle in the Republican race for the Florida U.S. Senate seat. This may be the last place in America where they still have some clout....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda, 84, suffered a heart attack Monday while in New York, according to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda was taken to New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center for...
| Jul 25, 2011
Armed with a yellow bucket filled with cleaning supplies, Jeremy Krock made his way toward the grave of John Donaldson, who was interred at Burr Oak Cemetery more than 40 years ago.
Krock, 53, an anesthesiologist from Peoria, spruces up Donaldson's grave...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 7:33 PM
Sunday afternoon, in Cooperstown, New York, the National Baseball Hall of Fame will welcome its three newest members. There's a skilled offensive and defensive second baseman who finished his career with nearly 3,000 hits. There's a top-of-the-line...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Baseball is a game of time and only the patient survive. Physical tools are necessary to succeed without a doubt, but the mental strength to fail and continue persistently often defines the best players.
Similarly, managers and coaches must show patience...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:45 AM
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The 15 Worst Sports Scandals of All-Time
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Doping scandals and cycling are nothing new. In fact one can be go back as far as 1886 to find...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:51 AM
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| Jun 7, 2009
What's on your summer reading list? Maybe you've got it all worked out already, but if you don't, here are 60 possibilities, arranged by the months in which they'll be published -- the best of this summer's forthcoming reads.
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