| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:15 PM
It has been a nice little run for the Angels since Aug. 23, their 21-8 record before Monday's game against Oakland taking some sting out of another disappointing season, but they can't let it fool them into thinking they can roll into 2014 with this...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:08 PM
A season marred by injuries took another ugly turn Monday night when Angels second baseman Howie Kendrick suffered a hyperextended left knee and had to be helped off the field in the fifth inning of a 5-2 loss to the Texas Rangers.
Kendrick, who is...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:08 PM
It could be years before the Phillies have another player who attacks the game like Chase Utley or one who can drive the ball the way Ryan Howard has. And we all know relievers who throw the way Ryan Madson did when he was in Philadelphia's bullpen don'...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:54 PM
If you have bled Phillies red for decades, I guarantee there are two images forever etched in your mind:
• Tug McGraw's tossing of his glove after striking out the Kansas City Royals' Willie Wilson to end the 1980 World Series.
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:04 PM
I understand that the Cubs want to build the team the "right way" by building the farm system. What I do not understand is why they can't both build the farm system and try to build a winner right now. I think it is wrong to ask the fans who have waited...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Josh Hamilton finished a workout with the team's strength and conditioning coach Tuesday afternoon, went into the Angels' dugout for some water, took a small wad of chewing tobacco out of his mouth and flung it to the floor.
Asked if he had resumed...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Even after things didn't work out between the Phillies and Ryan Madson, the soon-to-be closer for the Los Angeles Angels looks back on his eight seasons in Philadelphia with appreciation. "There couldn't have been a better environment to become the......
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:26 PM
There are times when you should just slow down and smell the roses (I hate coffee). Monday night I wrote in my IronPigs story that only Joe Savery (16 in 2009), Ryan Madson (16 in 2002), Rich Hunter (19 in 1995) and Jay Davisson (16 in 1983) have had...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:27 PM
They can't officially hang up a help-wanted sign, but we all know it's come to that point. The Phillies need someone to be the set-up man. It's been a long time since the club had to worry about that. Ryan......
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The Phillies ensured that there's at least a chance Ryne Sandberg will be with them the 2013 season. A day after the Phillies announced they were not bringing back Pete Mackanin, Sam Perlozzo or Greg Gross, they handed out some......
| Jun 22, 2013
| 7:01 PM
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Golf's rules-making boards, siding with Tiger Woods and others, on Wednesday proposed a change banning the growing use of "belly putting" in the game.
Belly putting, also called "anchoring," is a method in which golfers use a long putter whose grip rests...