| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
SACRAMENTO — There is hope for the rundown downtown here, and for the hometown basketball team. The Sacramento Kings were as good as gone in January, when rich boys from Seattle put up half a billion dollars to load the team into a moving van headed...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:08 PM
BALTIMORE — Derek Jeter began the season on the disabled list, and that's how it will end.
The New York Yankees shortstop will sit out the rest of the season after being put on the DL on Wednesday because of an injured left ankle.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
Red Sox Manager John Farrell said an MRI exam on Saturday morning showed inflammation and...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Josh Hamilton was still getting the hang of being a big leaguer.
Hamilton showed up in the majors belatedly but abruptly, after a three-year suspension for drug use and 15 games in the minor leagues. The Cincinnati Reds took a flier on him, and he hit...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Will the real Shane Spencer please stand up?
He has, and it's not the guy who claimed to be the former New York Yankees slugger during a lengthy interview on an ESPN Radio 104.5 in Albany, N.Y.
In the 20-plus minute chat with host Mike Lindsley on...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Shortstop Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is back on the disabled list, this time because of a strained right calf.
The move Monday is the latest setback in an injury-filled season for Jeter, 39, who did not play Saturday or Sunday at San Diego....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:16 PM
Before Andre Ethier touched home plate, his teammates were leaping out of the dugout. The fans at Dodger Stadium were leaping out of their seats.
October came early to Los Angeles and everyone wearing blue wanted to celebrate.
The latest magical...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Derek Jeter delivered a single on the first pitch he saw in his season debut with the New York Yankees, helping the club rally for an 8-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday afternoon in the Bronx.
Jeter, who missed eight months after...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:45 AM
There aren't many Yankees fans in the world who are older than the Yankees franchise itself. Bernando LaPallo is one of them.
Born on Aug. 17, 1901, LaPallo is 111 years old and has been a Yankees fan for as long as he can remember, which is a pretty...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Tim Lincecum is worth a lot of money to the San Francisco Giants. Tim Lincecum is seeking $21.5 million in arbitration; the Giants are offering $17 million....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Five-time All-Star catcher and five-time World Series champion Jorge Posada, who spent his entire 17-season career with the New York Yankees, announced his retirement at a tear-filled news conference Tuesday....