| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:24 AM
Things were backward Sunday night. The Phillies tagged Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter for four runs and chased him after just three innings. Few saw that coming. Carpenter had allowed only one run in 15 innings pitched against the Phillies this......
| May 25, 2010
| 9:08 PM
Before I get to your questions, I'd like to dedicate this week's Ask the White Sox writer segment to David Beck, a loyal White Sox fan who unfortunately passed away on May 17. I worked with David about 20 years ago but didn't know he was a Sox fan until I...
| Jun 13, 2010
Miguel Cabrera hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning, lifting the Detroit Tigers to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Detroit's Armando Galarraga gave up two runs in his first home start since his near-perfect game.
| Mar 31, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Major League Baseball-Detroit Tigers at New York Yankees, Noon (ESPN); San Diego Padres at St. Louis Cardinals, 3 p.m. (ESPN); San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers, 7 p.m. (ESPN)
Tennis-ATP-WTA Tour, Sony Ericsson Open, Noon (ESPN2),...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| 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.
| Jul 19, 2010
| 5:23 PM
In regards to trade deadline -- I'm NOT for the White Sox adding Adam Dunn. I've enjoyed their transformation away from the plodding strikeout-prone slugger ( Jim Thome), and Dunn is a step backwards. Is it possible that the Sox extra bat in the second...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 7:56 PM
TORONTO (AP) — Jeff Karstens capped a brilliant June with another strong start, Brandon Wood hit a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates won their first interleague road series since 2003, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 on Thursday night.
| Oct 24, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Mike Napoli hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning against Marc Rzepczynski, and the Texas Rangers rallied from a two-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Monday night and take a 3-2 World Series lead.
Solo home runs by Mitch...
| 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...
| May 16, 2011
| 1:30 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Jose Bautista left the reeling Minnesota Twins in even rougher shape.
Baseball's reigning home run champion is giving the Twins quite the chase.
Bautista hit three homers for the first time in his career, raising his major league-leading...