| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Ruben Amaro Jr. insists he’s not yet determined if his team is going to be buyers or sellers. This homestand stands to be the difference maker. “It could be. It could be,” the general manager admitted. “I hope we’re adding......
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:04 AM
It sounds like this is at least the beginning of changes to come in Philadelphia.
Jeff Passan, a baseball columnist from Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Cody Asche is being called up from Triple-A Lehigh Valley, making it appear likely that third baseman...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:21 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Scott Downs signed with the Angels before 2011 because he thought they offered a great shot at pitching in the playoffs for the first time.
The Angels pushed Downs a lot closer to that goal on Monday — by trading the 37-...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:40 PM
The Detroit Tigers are rolling, reaching 16 games over .500 for the first time this year, and yet they couldn’t truly celebrate their 11-1 rout of the Washington Nationals on Wednesday.
Miguel Cabrera was out of the lineup, and Jhonny Peralta was...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Over the last week, the struggling Washington Nationals have fired their hitting coach and demoted the team’s former closer. Whatever changes the organization makes over the remainder of the 2013 season, removing manager Davey Johnson from his...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:53 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — For a kid who's still only 20 and had yet to hit a game-ending homer in his nascent career, Bryce Harper sure inspired a lot of confidence in his teammates as he walked to the plate with two outs in the bottom of the ninth.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:33 PM
For a kid who’s still only 20 and had yet to hit a game-ending homer in his nascent career, Bryce Harper sure inspired a lot of confidence in his teammates as he walked to the plate with two outs in the bottom of the ninth.
“You could feel...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Starlin Castro is 23. Ditto Anthony Rizzo. They're not exactly going to be old men when the Cubs' best-in-baseball wave of amateur talent starts rolling into Wrigley Field, although they might feel like it.
With University of San Diego slugger Kris...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The situation the Phillies are in isn't nearly as bad as it appears.
It's hard to be down on a team that has won five of its last six series and is just 6 1/2 games out of first place in the National League East and 5 1/2 games out of the second wild...
| Jul 18, 2013
Five most interesting teams
1. Pirates: They haven't had a winning season since 1992 but might be the best team in the majors right now. They have pitching, defense and enough hitting with Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez and Starling Marte. Manager Clint...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Struggling as a table-setter for the Washington Nationals, Denard Span thrived Sunday as a run-producer.
Span was dropped from the top spot in the order for the first time this season, and he responded with three hits in the No. 7 position, including a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 5:43 PM
I believe there is little argument that Jimmy Rollins not only is the best shortstop in Philadelphia Phillies history, but also one of the most magnetic sports figures in the city's sports history.
His flashy smile and personality are fitting of the...