| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Matt Harvey has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, an injury the New York Mets' young ace hopes will not require surgery.
Harvey and General manager Sandy Alderson both say they we're shocked when they were given the results of the MRI...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:02 PM
ST. LOUIS — "It was going to end at some point," Clayton Kershaw said. "Unfortunately, it had to happen tonight."
The Dodgers' ace was referring to the team's streak of 15 consecutive wins on the road, the longest in franchise history and tied for...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:57 PM
The Angels, in desperate need of young, effective and inexpensive starting pitchers, appear to have found one right in their own house.
Garrett Richards recovered from a shaky start Saturday night to blank Texas on two hits from the third through...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Sometimes those who give, just have to receive.
It’s not like Clayton Kershaw has never been awarded anything of significance before (see: 2011 National League Cy Young), but Thursday’s honor just may hold a special place for him.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Clayton Kershaw better buy a bigger trophy case.
On Monday he was selected the National League pitcher of the month for July, and there is a sneaky suspicion this won’t be the last time he earns a major honor.
Kershaw, 25, pretty much has been...
| 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 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...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Former Calabasas pitcher Drew Saberhagen has been hired as the pitching coach at the University of South Carolina Upstate.
Saberhagen, who played at Pepperdine and Western Carolina, is the son of former Cy Young Award winner Bret Saberhagen.
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Former UCLA pitcher Gerrit Cole has achieved historical significance … in just two starts.
Cole, who made his major league debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates last week, is the first to beat Cy Young winners in his first two starts, according to...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:40 PM
And the rich get richer, or at least their trophy cabinet gets more crowded.
Zack Greinke has been named the National League pitcher of the month for August, an award that goes very well with the one Clayton Kershaw won in July. Best watch out for Ricky...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Matt Harvey has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, a potentially devastating injury for the pitcher who had given the foundering New York Mets reason to be hopeful about their future.
For now, the 24-year-old Harvey and the Mets hope that...