| Nov 17, 2009
When the phone rang, Zack Greinke let it go - he didn't recognize the number. Only after listening to the voice mail did he call back and find out he'd won the American League Cy Young Award.
The Kansas City Royals ace easily beat out Felix Hernandez for...
| Jul 29, 2008
| 6:57 AM
1973 -- Wilbur Wood of the White Sox lost both ends of a doubleheader to the New York Yankees, 12-2 and 7-0.
1962 -- Floyd Robinson of the White Sox had six singles in six at-bats in a 7-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox.
| Jul 20, 2008
| 7:16 PM
When the Cubs return to Minute Maid Park in September, Lou Piniella insists the players won't have to take batting practice.
The left-field wall is so inviting, Piniella argued, that some players try to "knock the pumpkins off the train" that runs on a...
| Jul 30, 2008
| 10:42 PM
After undergoing Tommy John surgery in 2003 and sitting out most of the 2004 season, Ryan Dempster's career has gone through countless changes.
When Dempster asked last fall to give up his closer's job and go back to his original role as a starter, he...
| Dec 14, 2007
In a blow to the reputations of baseball legends, journeymen players, team owners and union representatives, an investigative report on drug use in the major leagues released Thursday by former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell blasted America's pastime for its...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 2:24 PM
The Phillies are in agreement on a three-team trade with the Mariners and Blue Jays to acquire star pitcher Roy Halladay, SI.com has learned. All indications are that Cliff Lee will likely be heading from Philadelphia to Seattle in the trade.
| Dec 18, 2007
The Dodgers became the first team to sign a player named in former Sen. George Mitchell's report on performance-enhancing drugs since it was released last week, as backup catcher Gary Bennett on Monday agreed to a one-year contract with an option for a...
| Dec 14, 2009
Toronto pitcher Roy Halladay was in Philadelphia on Monday to take a physical for the NL champion Phillies, according to a person with knowledge of the situation - a necessary step before the teams complete a potential blockbuster trade involving the...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 10:32 PM
The Mariners are set to introduce their new infielder. They are also working on an even bigger prize, for the rotation.
The team announced Monday it will introduce free agent Chone Figgins on Tuesday morning at Safeco Field.
By then, the Mariners...
| Dec 15, 2009
The minor leaguers involved in the proposed trade being finalized among Philadelphia, Toronto, Seattle and Oakland that would send Roy Halladay to the Phillies and Cliff Lee to the Mariners: From Philadelphia to Toronto
Kyle Drabek: The 22-year-old son...
| Feb 19, 2008
PHOENIX -- In his first public comments since the Mitchell Report linked him to human growth hormones two months ago, former Dodger closer Eric Gagne apologized to his family, friends and new Milwaukee Brewer teammates today but stopped short of admitting...
| Mar 29, 2008
If ever there was a no-brainer for a manager, this appeared to be it.
Faced with a deciding seventh game of the World Series, he had his 23-game winner, a former Cy Young Award recipient, primed and ready with three days' rest.
But the manager, Walter...