| Jan 27, 2012
| 3:00 AM
MLB.com and its prospects guru Jonathan Mayo listed the top 100 prospects in the sport this week.
There’s great news and not-so-good news for Orioles fans.
First, the good: The Orioles are the only team in baseball to have two players in the top...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:05 AM
SAN FRANCISCO While they all do it, most athletes usually won't admit to watching their highlights after a particularly noteworthy night. A day after he threw his second no-hitter, a beaming Tim Lincecum admitted he went back and relived some of...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:05 PM
PHILADELPHIA The implications were clear when the Phillies signed talented but troubled outfielder Grady Sizemore to a minor-league contract last week. Sizemore, 31, has played in 156 games over the last five seasons. His comeback with Boston, a team...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:55 PM
San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum threw his second career no-hitter Wednesday in a 4-0 win over the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
Lincecum’s first no-hitter came against the Padres on July 13.
He is the third pitcher to...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 5:05 AM
PHILADELPHIA When it's time to sell, the most valuable player is the one who can bring the most in return. They are the guys whom contending teams want regardless of the salary. They are the players who can single-handedly restock a farm system while...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:33 PM
June 1964: Jim Bunning was a 32-year-old father of seven. He was also the pitching ace of the upstart Philadelphia Phillies.
Three years earlier the team had won just 47 of 154 games, one of the worst records in major league history. But as the '64...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Olympia's Nick Gordon grew up swinging for the fences at some of baseball's most iconic ballparks.
From the time he was 6, he stood in the outfield at Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium, among other parks, and hit home runs. To him, they were...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:30 PM
At the age of 34, with his once-roaring fastball diminished by time, Josh Beckett pitched the game of his life.
In the 321st start of a distinguished 14-year career, Beckett threw his first no-hitter Sunday in a 6-0 victory over the Philadelphia...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Kenny Giles' freshman season at New Mexico Junior College didn't go very well.
A year after being drafted by the Miami Marlins in the 44th round in 2009, Giles pitched so poorly that he decided to completely revamp his mechanics.
The side-arming right-...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:02 PM
If you watch Clayton Kershaw pitch a no-hitter at Dodger Stadium this year, you can pretty much forget about saving your game ticket.
The Dodgers are just about doing away with paper tickets this season.
No longer will season-seat holders get a...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Left handed reliever Joe Savery has been designated for assignment after the Phillies officially announced the signing of A.J. Burnett Sunday morning in Clearwater. Any major league team can claim Savery off waivers. If he clears waivers, the Phillies...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Has it been this long already? The Phillies are commemorating 10 years in Citizens Bank Park with a season-long celebration that begins next week with an on-line poll to determine the top 10 moments in the park's history. “As we......