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  • Commentary: Getting back to sports, leaving behind the serious stuff

    I think the most cynical, and funniest, thing I've heard spoken by a co-worker during my time as a journalist came from a photographer (I'm not saying who it was or what newspaper they work for), who said, "I don't know why bother writing long,...
  • One more night as the visiting team

     
    The sun is out, the sky is blue and, for one more night, Camden Yards will be bathed in red. And not just the cheap seats, or the ones behind the visiting dugout. Pretty much all of ‘em. Tonight’s game......
  • Colon earns 200th win as Mets defeat Phillies

    The Sports Xchange By Gordie Jones, The Sports Xchange Colon earns 200th win as Mets defeat Phillies PHILADELPHIA -- New York Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon earned his 200th career victory on Friday night, though the milestone was not without its...
  • Theo Epstein looks to future, skips trip to past

    Theo Epstein looks to future, skips trip to past
    This week's long-anticipated Fenway Park homecoming for Cubs President Theo Epstein has been postponed due to circumstances beyond his control. Epstein instead will have to watch the Cubs-Red Sox series on TV from his Wrigleyville residence because of...
  • Morgan Spurlock's 'Seven Deadly Sins' Gets Series Order at Showtime

    Documentarian Morgan Spurlock's "Seven Deadly Sins," which offers an in-depth look at the weird and darkly comic world of sin, has received a series order from Showtime. Hosted by Spurlock, the project will explore each of the seven deadly sins, one...
  • Mariano Rivera: Breaking bats, and hitters' hearts, for 19 years

    Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford uses just any old bat when he faces Mariano Rivera. The more rickety and age-worn, the better. He knows there's a good chance his bat — and his at-bat — will be doomed by what many consider the most...
  • Kecoughtan's Greg Alexander is artistic, from his jumper to his drawing pad

    Kecoughtan's Greg Alexander is artistic, from his jumper to his drawing pad
    HAMPTON — It was the first day of conditioning drills, and everyone was intrigued by this long and lean transfer from somewhere in Michigan. He looked like a player, but did he have what it took? Kecoughtan coach Ivan Thomas takes it from here:...
  • Baseball books in play

    Baseball books in play
    Ah, the sounds of spring. The crack of the bat, the smack of the ball hitting the catcher's mitt, the ka-ching of cash registers totaling up sales of books on baseball out this season. Just as ESPN seems to lean toward the American League East for...
  • Question of the Day: If sports had a Santa Claus, who would it be?

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Paul Doyle, Hartford Courant For the 2010 holiday season, the most generous......
  • Ancient Tim Wakefield celebrates win No. 200

     
    Tim Wakefield: It took eight outings, but Wakefield finally did it. He gave away 2-0 and 4-3 leads against the Toronto Blue Jays, but ultimately the Boston Red Sox 45-year-old knuckleballer picked up the win in an 18-6 rout of the Blue Jays on Tuesday...
  • MLB Commissioner Bud Selig mum on McCourt case

     
    Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig declined to say Thursday whether he believes Jamie McCourt’s decision to relinquish full control of the Dodgers to her former husband Frank would speed resolution of a dispute that saw Selig take control of the...
  • Phillies nominee for Roberto Clemente Award announced

     
    The Phillies' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award was announced Tuesday. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins is the five-time defending National League's nominee. The annual award recognizes a Major League Baseball player who best represents the game of baseball...