| May 25, 2013
| 10:47 AM
The play probably made no difference in the outcome of the game between the Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers on Friday night, but first-base umpire Jeff Nelson clearly missed a call on a double-play attempt.
To make matters worse, when Mariners...
| 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'...
| May 20, 2013
| 5:49 PM
1. Rangers (1): How good of a team do you have to be to beat the Tigers when Miguel Cabrera hits three home runs? Texas did that after putting Ian Kinsler on the DL on Sunday. Alexi Ogando is another recent addition to the DL.
2. Cardinals (2):...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Maybe I should be more on board with the Phillies' new pitching addition.
I keep hearing, "What have they got to lose?"
Even assistant general manager Scott Proefrock downplayed the risk involved in signing veteran starting...
| May 12, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Baseball, perhaps more than any other sport, is a game of strategy. The glory is, that with 162 games, managers and coaches get the chance to tinker with things much more than football, ice hockey and basketball coaches.
The downside to that is it means...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Fall Friday nights belong to the high school kids. Doesn't Major League Baseball understand that? Once again we have a big Friday night of local football and baseball playoffs going on at the same time. That means either some people will stay at home to...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. If there was ever any doubt that autumn was officially upon us, it was dispelled last night, as Raul Ibanez propelled the New York Yankees past the Baltimore Orioles for a seemingly inevitable post-season run......
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:24 PM
You know an athlete is serious about getting in shape when he’s willing to change his routine around at age 41. In an effort to aid and help mend his ailing lower back, Jim Thome dedicated himself this winter to......
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:24 PM
For those of you wondering if Raul Ibanez has a chance of returning to Philadelphia this season, it’s definitely a long shot. If you’d like to see Brad Lidge come back (hey, he could provide some very valuable insight and......
| Mar 3, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Before they went upscale at Target Field, the word that best described the Twins varied according to whether they made the playoffs. They were efficient in the good years, cheap in the other ones.
The cost of everything has soared post-Metrodome,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-MLS Draft, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)
Men's College Basketball-James Madison at Virginia Commonwealth, 5 p.m. (ESPNU); Clemson at Boston College, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Wisconsin at Purdue, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); George Mason at Drexel, 7 p.m. (ESPNU);...
| Apr 6, 2012
The Yankees debate over who will be in their Starting Rotation ended when Pineda went to the 15 Day-DL. Who do you think would have been cut if the injury did not occur and what will happen when Pineda's healthy? Or when Andy Pettite is deemed ready to...