| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Clayton Kershaw already has won two Cy Young Awards and led the National League in earned-run average three times.
Now, the 25-year-old left-hander is about to become the highest-paid pitcher in baseball history.
Kershaw and the Dodgers have agreed to...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:42 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — For a general manager heading into what could be his walk-the-plank year, Jerry Dipoto appears calm and assured. His contract guarantees him nothing beyond next season, and the playoffs have gone on without the Angels...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The Oakland Athletics traded left-hander Brett Anderson to the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday for left-hander Drew Pomeranz and minor league right-hander Chris Jensen. The Rockies also are receiving cash in the deal.
Anderson will be paid $8 million next...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:20 PM
The Detroit Tigers accomplished another goal during their busy off-season, adding depth to their bullpen with Joba Chamberlain.
Chamberlain and the Tigers agreed to terms on a one-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations....
| Dec 15, 2013
Mark Trumbo was traded Tuesday. He went from being an Angel to a Diamondback.
If we are talking personality only, the previous name suited him better. There is nothing venomous, nor ever will be, about Trumbo.
He took the trade the way he takes...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Max Scherzer could only watch as the lead, and another shot at his 20th victory, slipped away.
The Detroit right-hander didn't mind, especially once Alex Avila's home run put the Tigers ahead again moments later.
Avila hit two home runs, including a...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The Washington Nationals postponed Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves after shootings at the nearby Navy Yard.
The game was rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader Tuesday.
"It's a very emotional day. An extremely horrific act...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig confirmed Thursday that he plans to retire when his contract expires in January 2015.
“It remains my great privilege to serve the game I have loved throughout my life," Selig said in a statement....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:47 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Mike Trout essentially conceded the American League most valuable player award to Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera on Sunday, acknowledging that the Angels’ failure to make the playoffs will relegate him to a second-...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez, a 23-year-old Venezuelan in his third major league season, pitched the third no-hitter of the season in a thrilling 1-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday in Miami.
Alvarez was in the on-deck circle in...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:17 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Texas Rangers kept their season alive on Sunday with a 6-2 victory over the Angels that forced a one-game wild-card tiebreaker against Tampa Bay Monday night at the Ballpark in Arlington. The winner will advance to Wednesday&...