| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:19 PM
The great thing about baseball is that it's a mass of imponderables. How can Josh Hamilton be paid $17 million this year and hit .223? Why is a team with a $216-million payroll sitting nearly last in its division? (I'm looking at you, Dodgers.)
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Let's make a deal
On television, the judge bangs a gavel and rules on everything. In real life, the judge nudges you to settle before he would have to rule.
As entertaining as it might be to see Commissioner Bud Selig on the witness stand, the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Alex Rodriguez's alleged involvement in the ongoing Biogenesis steroid scandal has made him a possible target for a Major League Baseball-issued suspension, and new allegations published Tuesday by the Miami New Times aren't going to help his cause....
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:06 PM
After four years of waiting for Commissioner Bud Selig to decide whether the Oakland Athletics should be granted permission to move, the city of San Jose filed an antitrust suit against Major League Baseball on Tuesday.
Lew Wolff, the managing partner...
| May 17, 2013
| 11:10 AM
On the heels of two controversial calls that angered fans in two cities, Major League Baseball appears to have decided on an expansion of instant-replay review by umpires in time for the 2014 season.
Commissioner Bud Selig has gone on record in past...
| Nov 28, 2012
Nothing about Marvin Miller seemed feisty or controversial at first glance; the soft-spoken economist was a smallish man with gray hair and a tidy mustache.
But as a union leader, it was Miller who took on baseball's establishment in the late 1960s,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:24 PM
PHOENIX — Philip Anschutz says he's ready to talk to the NFL about a stadium in downtown Los Angeles. The NFL says it's ready to talk to Anschutz.
Question is, will all that talking amount to anything real?
"I think it is a positive that Phil...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:54 AM
No living players will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this year, a decision that baseball great Pete Rose said is "kind of sad."
In an interview with Fox News, Rose lamented the first shutout since 1996.
"There's a lot of great players that were on...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Now that we can sweep the college football season away, much like Alabama did to Notre Dame, it is time to set our sporting sights forward.
There is the NBA, college basketball, even a hockey-light season. Or is that a light hockey season?
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Showtime is starting to promote its baseball reality series, "The Franchise: A Season with the Miami Marlins," with a preview this weekend that will air just a few days after the return of the team's manager, Ozzie Guillen, who was......
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Frank McCourt should be sending thank-you notes to Commission Bud Selig for forcing him to sell the Dodgers....