| Oct 7, 2012
At the risk of messing with the sabermetric lobby, Mike Trout wasn't the biggest difference-maker in baseball this season.
No, this is not just another plug for Miguel Cabrera and calculations you can do in your head. It's actually an endorsement for...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Bernie Madoff, meet Ruben Tejada.
Ruben Tejada, meet Bernie Madoff.
Mets fans, meet your future until your swindled owner, Fred Wilpon, is replaced by someone who has the financial might Wilpon had when he and Nelson Doubleday bought the team from...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The Dodgers have signed utility man Jerry Hairston Jr. to a two-year, $6-million contract, according to people with the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal hasn’t been officially announced. Hairston will earn $2.25...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:24 PM
No more wondering when the Gold Glove winners will be announced. ESPN2 will televise the first-ever Rawlings Gold Glove Awards show at 10 tonight. The one-hour telecast, hosted by Karl Ravech, John Kruk and Barry Larkin, will feature the announcement........
| Aug 5, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Why does baseball continue to let its uniformed personnel argue with umpires? Why is this the only sport where these childish rebellions against authority are not only accepted, but condoned and sometimes even celebrated?...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 8:53 PM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lance Berkman hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals overcame a pair of deficits to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates on 5-4 on Friday night.
All of the Cardinals’ runs came via the long...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 8:15 AM
With three games in the bag, the Texas Rangers will take on the St. Louis Cardinals again in Game 6 of the World Series. The outcome of this game could clinch the series for Texas, unless St. Louis can pull out a win and force Game 7. Who will be the...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 12:43 AM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — By the time David Freese stomped on home plate Game 6 had already been stamped among the greatest thrillers in baseball history.
Twice down to their last strike, the St. Louis Cardinals somehow rallied.
And when Freese completed a...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Bobby Valentine has managed in the World Series and won a championship in Japan but he never has taken a major league team to a division title in 15 seasons as a manager. It's not likely to happen this year either.
A year after widespread indifference...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:23 PM
No. 2 Yankees: 29th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Angels.
Can we have a mulligan?
That's what Hal Steinbrenner or Randy Levine, the Yankees' president, is believed to have asked either Commissioner Bud Selig or Rob Manfred, Major...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball-Akron at Kent State, 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
NHL Hockey-Minnesota Wild at Detroit Red Wings, 6:30 p.m. (FXSP)
Men's College Hockey-Denver at Nebraska-Omaha, 6:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
NBA Basketball-Golden State Warriors at...