| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
When out drinking beer with friends, there’s nothing more communal or cheap than sharing a pitcher. But pitcher sizes vary, as do their prices. To figure out which bars in Wrigleyville offer the best pitcher deals, someone would have to measure a...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Jerry Dipoto has cast a wide net in his search for relief help, the Angels’ new general manager saying Tuesday that he has contacted the agents for “between five and 10” right-handers. Among the free agents the Angels are believed......
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Angels' pursuit of free-agent pitcher C.J. Wilson will continue Monday night when Manager Mike Scioscia and General Manager Jerry Dipoto have dinner with the veteran left-hander in Los Angeles. The meeting was confirmed by a source familiar with the.....
| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:24 PM
We’re on to Phase 3 of the offseason to-do list and it involves acquiring new players and the consideration of moving Starlin Castro to a new position. Julie Dicaro at A League of Her Own made my job a bit easier by already compiling a list of...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Asked earlier in November about free-agent third baseman Aramis Ramirez, General Manager Jerry Dipoto said the Angels' interest level in the slugger was "lower, but I never close the door on anyone." That door, according to Ramirez's agent, is apparently....
| Aug 8, 2010
| 7:01 PM
The Tribune's Mark Gonzales answers questions about home runs surrendered by Mark Buehrle to punch-and-Judy hitters, the White Sox's roster once Mark Teahen returns and the White Sox's 2011 interleague opponents.
Are we ever going to get rid of Ken...
| May 9, 2011
- This was a game, manager Jim Leyland said during the afternoon, that if he were at home as a fan, he would like to watch on television.
It was a matchup of two good young right-handers, Detroit's Max Scherzer and Toronto's Brandon Morrow.
| May 7, 2012
| 10:47 PM
The Mariners scored three runs in the ninth inning Monday night for a dramatic 3-2 win over the Tigers, their third straight victory.
Detroit’s Octavio Dotel entered the game with a 2-0 lead in the ninth, but quickly issued free passes to Brendan...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 1:11 PM
The Detroit Tigers are getting some much-needed relief.Multiple reports say the Tigers have signed 38-year old right-handed reliever, Octavio Dotel.
Dotel has reportedly agreed to a one-year contract with Detroit for an estimated $3.5 million.
| Dec 16, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Detroit reliever Al Alburquerque has had surgery on his pitching elbow and is likely to be sidelined for the first half of the season.
The Tigers say the right-hander had a screw inserted during an operation Thursday by Dr. James Andrews. Alburquerque...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Tigers star Victor Martinezhas injured his left knee and is likely to miss most of the 2012 season.
The Tigers said Tuesday that the 33-year-old Martinez tore his left ACL last week during offseason conditioning. An MRI exam Monday in Lakeland, Fla.,...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 3:47 PM
No. 6 Tigers: 25th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Diamondbacks.
This not just in: Justin Verlander is a stud.
He makes an in-his-prime Richard Gere look like Don Knotts. If he was a guitarist, Eric Clapton would never go on stage...