| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:05 PM
MIAMI — Carlos Villanueva politely declined to talk about his gradual success since moving to the bullpen six weeks ago, and it had nothing to do with the fact his talents could attract playoff contending teams searching for versatile veteran...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:49 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange
Jones' late homer propels Marlins past Cubs
MIAMI -- There was thunder outside and thunder inside.
Just as the effects of the rainy weather were being heard inside domed Marlins Park, Garrett...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:39 PM
MIAMI — With at least six scouts evaluating Jason Hammel, the Cubs' exceptional pitching rental didn't turn in one of his sharper performances.
Perhaps those same evaluators will see a more tantalizing performance from ace Jeff Samardzija on...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:33 PM
MILWAUKEE -- Cubs reliever Hector Rondon was placed on the paternity list Friday, following in the footsteps of fellow reliever Wesley Wright, who missed Tuesday and Wednesday's games in San Francisco for the same reason.
Taking Rondon's place in the...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:04 PM
| May 22, 2014
| 11:17 PM
| 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...