| Aug 9, 2014
| 6:05 PM
In 1986, Don Mattingly batted .352 for the New York Yankees. He hit 31 home runs. He led the American League in hits, doubles, total bases, slugging percentage and OPS. He won a Gold Glove at first base.
His statistics arguably were better than they...
| Jul 27, 2014
The San Francisco Giants boosted their rotation for the stretch run by acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.
The 2007 NL Cy Young Award winner will start Sunday night's series finale...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Los Yanquis consideran que necesitan más apoyo ofensivo
Nueva York, 26 jul (EFE).- El gerente general de los Yanquis de Nueva York, Brian Cashman, admitió que el equipo necesita algún tipo de apoyo ofensivo que le permita ser un equipo más competitivo de...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Siempre consideré a Greg Maddux como un lanzador aburrido. Ahora reconozco que lo consideraba aburrido, soporífero, repetitivo o predecible era en realidad perfección en su expresión más genuina.
Maddux, quien ingresó al Salón de la Fama del béisbol...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:20 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas He pulled up in the golf cart wearing sunglasses, white athletic shoes, designer jeans and a designer T-shirt. In this outfit, Derek Jeter knows he is better than you and me.
Two steps in front of me, he pulls the door to the visiting...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:50 PM
What a thrill it was (for five seconds) to see Don Drysdale’s picture on the cover of Sunday’s sports section.
One of our own, a legendary Dodger, No. 53, was front-page news again.
It was a thrill until flipping over the fold —...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:15 PM
It's well-established how tough being a Cubs fan can be. You give and give, and they never deliver. But still you hope and hope, praying the next batch of newcomers turns it all around.
The Cubs have plenty of talent to excite the fan base, including...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:53 PM
An exemption would have allowed Brad Faxon to play in this week's Travelers Championship, the PGA Tour event in Connecticut he won in 2005.
But after passing on the Encompass Championship last year, he decided to join the 50-and-over set this week....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Belly up and plant a flag, because there's no way of settling this debate. Still, it doesn't mean that an argument can't be made that Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday provided baseball with its greatest pitching performance.
Not this season, but ever. As in...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:16 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Morgan Tuck is encouraged by her recovery from knee surgery, positive news for UConn.
The Huskies need her to help Kiah Stokes and Breanna Stewart deal with the post now that Stefanie Dolson is in the WNBA.
"She's good," Geno...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:56 PM
White Sox: Parity helps White Sox remain contender despite 28th-ranked fielding, 26th-ranked pitching entering weekend.
Indians: Lonnie Chisenhall hits three homers, drives in nine runs and goes 5-for-5 vs. Rangers....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:31 PM
HARTFORD — The expected departure of the Rock Cats to Hartford for 2016 will leave New Britain, a city of 73,000, without minor league baseball for the first time since 1983.
It will also leave a 6,000-seat stadium, only 18 years old, quiet on...