| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:36 PM
There is a titillating chart accompanying this column that lists the actual winners of baseball's MVP and Cy Young awards if every phony winner who was busted for steroids was stripped of the prize.
Ignore it. My editors wasted their time. The list is...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:02 PM
News of Ryan Braun's suspension from baseball hit at an interesting time for the Angels — the day after they faced Bartolo Colon.
Like Braun, Colon tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug last season. Braun successfully appealed his case;...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Hanley Ramirez was ready to return to the Dodgers' lineup Tuesday just as Andre Ethier was scratched.
Ethier had tightness in his left calf, the result of being hit by a pitch nine days earlier, and the outfielder was sent to a doctor, Manager Don...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale had a rough night in Friday's 11-5 loss to the Texas Rangers.
The left-hander gave up eight hits and eight runs over seven innings to fall to 9-12 on the season.
But while the game was virtually meaningless for the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:43 PM
Clay Buchholz (10-0) gave up three hits and struck out six batters over five innings in his first start since early June and the American League East-leading Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays, 2-0, Tuesday night.
Buchholz, sidelined because of a...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:52 PM
The Boston Red Sox acquired former Cy Young Award winner Jake Peavy from the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday in a three-team deal that sent shortstop prospect Jose Iglesias to the Detroit Tigers.
The slick-fielding Iglesias provides an insurance policy for...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Video: Rodriguez: 'Not time for me to hang it up'
Alex Rodriguez made it clear during an interview after a rehab game Friday night that he's ready to return to the field with the New York Yankees despite continuing speculation that he'll be among the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Poor Alex Rodriguez.
The Yankees star was suspended through the 2014 season on Monday by Major League Baseball for his alleged role in the Biogenesis scandal. He has appealed the suspension and is still playing for the Yankees, but he took time...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:38 PM
The Dodgers’ mighty unbeaten road streak came to a quiet end Tuesday with … ace Clayton Kershaw on the mound?
Well, of course. If you expected them to roll out a bunch of runs for Kershaw, then you haven’t been paying close...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
The Texas Rangers acquired outfielder Alex Rios from the Chicago White Sox on Friday, beefing up their outfield to fill the void created by the 50-game suspension of Nelson Cruz.
The Rangers will also receive cash considerations while sending the...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:18 PM
"I know people say ownership turned a blind eye to it, and they probably did in some circumstances. But people were going to start losing interest in watching a bunch of clowns out there on drugs, doing things normal people couldn't even think about...