| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:01 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Cubs may have possession of the Crosstown Cup, but there's no question as to which team has won the public relations battle in their dual efforts to resuscitate last-place teams.
In signing Cuban first baseman Jose...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:07 PM
President Theo Epstein was seen Thursday night at the Bulls game checking his smartphone, hours after prioritizing starting pitching, relief pitching, outfield and bench help for the Cubs entering baseball's winter meetings next week.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:49 PM
The direction of the Cubs’ 2014 starting rotation could be more defined by the end of the month.
The Cubs should know soon about their chances of pursuing Japanese free agent pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, as multiple reports indicated that Nippon...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:31 AM
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The World Series champion Boston Red Sox declined to tender contracts to injured reliever Andrew Bailey and outfielder Ryan Kalish, making them two of the 43 players who were not tendered contracts by their teams Monday.
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:16 AM
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MLB Team Report - Tampa Bay Rays - INSIDE PITCH
Wil Myers' half-season in the majors was better than the full season of any other American League rookie.
That was the verdict of the Baseball Writers Association of America, which...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Dacotah Stampede, Brown County Fairgrounds, 7 p.m.
|Class B Tournament at Sioux Falls|
Groton vs. Alexandra, 6 p.m.
Irene vs. Larchwood, Iowa, 8 p.m.
Little League Softball—...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Billy Butler drove in Eric Hosmer with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Houston Astros 4-2 on Friday night for their third straight win.
Kelvin Herrera (3-4) worked a perfect eighth inning in relief of...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:26 PM
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...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:56 PM
They're the National League's youngest team, the Astros.
"I think we look at it as a good thing. We're athletic. We're hungry. We're eager to play," Brian Bogusevic, an Astros outfielder, said.
It was an Astros home run festival during their season...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Chris Snyder has serious love for the Astros, and rightfully so.
The 31-year-old veteran catcher, who received a one-year contract to play with the Astros, was brought in to help Houston put lots of runs on the scoreboard.
"To be able to play here...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:15 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — If the Pittsburgh Pirates are going to salvage something positive out of this once-promising season they’ll have to finish strong.
Manager Clint Hurdle thought A.J. Burnett’s solid outing on Sunday illustrated that...