| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:59 PM
10 a.m. Baseball: April 2005: Phoebus vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48
Noon Soccer: MLS: Chicago at Houston (d.).--CSN
Noon Basketball: Jan. 2005: Phoebus girls vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48
1:30 p.m. Football: Oct. 2004: Hampton vs. Phoebus.-- LSC 48
4 p.m. ...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Karl Marx is credited with saying that religion is "the opium of the people." But here in the nation's capital, baseball is the drug of choice that rescues political junkies from the unpleasant realities around them.
| Apr 27, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A.J. Pierzynski had one of the great quotes of the season.
"He had all seven of his pitches working,'' said Pierzynski, who jumped from the White Sox to the Rangers last winter.
Pierzynski wasn't kidding. The catcher was giving an honest account of Yu...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses.
1. Cardinals (1): Slowed down a little since a 23-7 stretch April 30-June 1. But they have lost more than two games in a row only once and never more than three. Starting pitching limits losing streaks.
| Jun 1, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Even genius seems replaceable in sports, including baseball.
Tony Gwynn and George Brett go into the Hall of Fame, and along come Ichiro Suzuki and Miguel Cabrera. Greg Maddux retires, and up pops Clayton Kershaw. Tony La Russa steps away, and the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:16 PM
There is one benefit to losing 100-plus games. The Cubs will experience it Thursday night, and hopefully for a decade or more.
They need to be like the Tigers, Rays and Nationals, who built perennial contenders on the backs of franchise players they...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:10 PM
5 a.m. Tennis: French Open.--ESPN2
9 a.m. Golf: Nordea Masters second round (in Stockholm, Sweden).--Golf
10 a.m. Football: Nov. 1997: Patrick Henry of Ashland vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
10 a.m. Motorsports: NASCAR Truck Series: Lucas Oil 200...
| Jun 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Bored on the eve of his team's NCAA tournament opener Friday, Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor wandered up to the press box at Davenport Field and held court. The topic on which he was most animated: Cavaliers closer Kyle...
| May 6, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Bud Selig will be done with his reign of power in Major League Baseball effective 2014 and the search for a new leader is under way.
So who are some of the names — past and present — circulating in conversation to become the next...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:42 AM
4:30 a.m. Tennis: Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals.--Tennis Ch.
7 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One practice (in Bahrain).--Speed
9 a.m. Golf: Spanish Open second round (in Valencia).--Golf
11 a.m. Football: Nov. 1987: Phoebus vs. Wilson.--LSC 48...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:23 PM
It helps to have no competition, of course, but Fox's broadcast of the 83rd annual MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night in Kansas City did very well in the ratings, even with the National League posting a lopsided win. Here are the details from a Fox...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:25 PM
And you thought a blowout in the All-Star Game would mean less interest. Think again. The All-Star Game on FOX generated an increase in overnight TV ratings and won the night in prime time despite an 8-0 blowout by the......