| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss who would be the best replacement for former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, who retired three days after the team clinched the World Series champinoship....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Everybody's doing year-in-review lists and stories this week. Why not Groller's Corner? It has been an eventful year here on Groller's Corner with lots of special moments and events taking place. I know lots of folks are still complaining about the new...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:49 AM
Derek Jeter may not join the illustrious 3,000 Hit Club at Yankee Stadium like he had originally hoped for.
Jeter immediately left Monday's game against the Celveland Indians after flying out to right field in the fifth inning. Jeter limped off the field...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:27 AM
Derek Jeter tried his best to convince manager Joe Girardi and GM Brian Cashman that he would only need a week off to rest his injured calf, but his argument fell on deaf ears.
The Yankee captain will remain inactive for over two weeks, with his return...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 7:59 AM
With the starting rotation questionable and key members of the bullpen on the DL, the Yankees have been able to support themselves with their main weapon: their offense.
The Bronx Bombers rocked the Texas Rangers 12-4, again, last night. The offense...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:04 AM
It appeared as if the Yankees and the Cubs were heading into a nail-biting, possibly extra inning game as they were dead-locked in a 4-4 tie heading into the top of the 8th.
Then Nick Swisher stepped up to the plate with two on and nobody out.
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:13 AM
It had been almost two months since Yankee veteran Jorge Posada had hit a
As far as the Bronx Bombers and their fans are concerned, however, it is better late than never.
Posada made a rare start at first base yesterday to give Mark Teixeira a...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Vic Zodda still knows talent when he sees it.
About three weeks shy of 90, this Peninsula baseball pioneer watched the hometown team Tuesday at War Memorial Stadium, and when Pilots catcher Chris Cowell uncorked a throw to second base, Zodda took...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:56 AM
When the two New York baseball teams met in May for their first taste of Interleague play, one team was struggling to live up to their lofty expectations and the other was struggling just to win baseball games.
Now, it’s a new month, and two vastly...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:22 AM
C.C Sabathia leads the Majors in wins after his victory last night against Cleveland, an impressive stat that usually guarantees a pitcher a spot on the All-Star Roster.
However, Sabathia was not selected to represent the American League squad at this...
| Oct 21, 2010
Even though the Rangers didn't get the thrill of soaking the state-of-the-art visitor's locker room at Yankee Stadium with champagne and ginger ale, the thrill of having the chance to win the American League pennant at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington is...
| Oct 23, 2010
Big stars, a big payroll and lots of big comebacks. It all makes for one big disappointment that the New York Yankees won't be repeating as World Series champions.
The Yankees' reign ended Friday night at the hands of the Texas Rangers. Phil Hughes got...