| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss which league, the American or National, has the better roster for the MLB All-Star game on Tuesday night. Please join the discussion by voting in the poll and leaving a comment of your own.
| Aug 4, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Major League Baseball is likely to announce Monday a suspension of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez through the end of the 2014 season for using banned performance-enhancing drugs.
The discipline, however, might not keep baseball's active home...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:35 PM
It seems the only thing Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig hasn’t been able to do in the last month is earn a spot in the All-Star game. Fans voted Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman into the final National League spot in the Tuesday game...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:05 PM
It’s not like more evidence was needed to demonstrate the Dodgers are very different these days, but it was offered anyway Thursday when they unexpectedly designated veteran left-hander Ted Lilly for assignment.
The move tells you something...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 10:29 PM
Right fielder Josh Hamilton couldn't have captured the emotions of his last few days, and the beauty of the game, better than he did Sunday after his 11th-inning two-run home run that gave the Angels a 9-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Angels Manager Mike Scioscia breathed a little sigh of relief Tuesday when Oakland slugger Yoenis Cespedes was selected as the final member of the American League home run derby team, which includes Baltimore's Chris Davis, Detroit's Prince Fielder and...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:09 PM
CHICAGO — Mike Trout spent Monday with Albert Pujols and several other Angels teammates in a St. Louis suburb playing in the Pujols Family Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic.
Although Pujols, who is nursing right-knee and left-foot injuries, did...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:59 PM
SEATTLE -- Angels ace Jered Weaver had gotten the best of Seattle ace Felix Hernandez for the bulk of their first nine head-to-head battles, but the Mariners right-hander was a winner by knockout in Round 10 Saturday night.
Hernandez gave up seven...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Clayton Kershaw for most valuable player? His manager won't be leading the campaign.
With the National League lacking a dominant offensive player along the lines of Miguel Cabrera or Mike Trout, Kershaw has emerged as a candidate in a field of solid but...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Left-handers Jason Vargas and Sean Burnett have extended their long-toss programs out to 140 feet, and both could resume throwing off a mound within a week to 10 days, Angels Manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday.
Vargas, who underwent surgery to remove a...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:23 PM
SEATTLE — With a five-hour flight to New York on Sunday night, the All-Star game-related media session, workout day and home run derby Monday, the game in Citi Field on Tuesday night and another cross-country flight to Southern California on...