| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:55 PM
New rules, new attitudes. That may be what's needed to understand the changes to the baseball draft.
Always the quirkiest distribution system for talent in pro sports, Major League Baseball has added layers of complications with spending limits and...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 10:25 PM
10 a.m. Football: Nov. 2007: Indian River vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Baseball: April 1996: Phoebus vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48
2:30 p.m. Soccer: Euro group phase: Croatia vs. Spain (in Gdansk, Poland).--ESPN
2:30 p.m. Soccer: Euro group phase: Italy...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Statistics through Sunday (last week's ranking)
1. Rangers (1): There have many issues, including a lack of production since early in the season from Michael Young and the highly regarded lineup, but a soft schedule has kept those issues from showing...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 9:45 PM
FilmBuff has acquired digital distribution rights for the documentary "Knuckleball!" from filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg ("Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work").
The film, which held its world premiere in April at Tribeca, is an exploration of...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Detroit's Justin Verlander and San Francisco's Matt Cain will be the starting pitchers in Tuesday's All-Star game in Kansas City that will air on Fox 5 San Diego.
The choice of Cain (9-3, 2.62 ERA) as the National League starter has raised some eyebrows,...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Melky Cabrera has been named the MVP of the 2012 MLB All-Star Game. He belted a 2 run blast that put the NL up 8-0.
The San Francisco Giants were well-represented in the game, with Matt Cain, Buster Posey and Pablo Sandoval starting the game.
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:21 AM
At age 31, Adam Greenberg’s dream of returning to a major-league batter’s box was fading.
Greenberg, who grew up in Guilford, was beaned in the back of his head in his one and only plate appearance with the Cubs on July 9, 2005. He played...
| Sep 28, 2012
Adam Greenberg found out late on Sunday. That's when Marlins general manager David Samson offered him the chance to play against the Mets Tuesday in Miami. That's when Greenberg knew he would get the one official at-bat that had eluded him since he was...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Nationals vs. Phillies: Michael Morse hits two homers as Washington lowers magic number to three
Adam Kilgore, The Washington Post, Thursday, September 27, 10:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA — They had a Cy Young candidate on the mound, living history in...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 2:51 PM
You can't quite see it from here, but the finish line is about to appear in the distance for baseball's oversized pack of contenders.
The collapses by the Red Sox and Braves last season caution against reaching any conclusions at this point. But for...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Go ahead, pick an American League East champion.
Lots of people are in love with the Blue Jays, who won the offseason. They probably will be the consensus pick when teams leave Florida. But you wouldn't be nuts to pick the Yankees, Rays or Orioles. You'...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:47 AM
MIAMI – Talking baseball while wondering how badly Tiger Woods blows away the field at Augusta:
1. Nothing against tulips, wooden shoes and Bert Blyleven, but I wish Monday’s 7-6 game in Tokyo had gone the other way. While it’s cool...