| Aug 3, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Garry Maddox had the responsibility of covering more than just center field when he played for the Phillies from 1975 to 1986.
With plodding left fielders such as Greg Luzinski and a stable of marginal defensive right fielders during that time, Maddox...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:51 PM
And just in case it was slipping their minds, that’s how the other half lives. How the team on the end of a tough loss feels.
The Dodgers have been busy of late beating up on every team in its path, surging from last to first in the National...
| 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...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:18 PM
By one admittedly imperfect measure, Josh Hamilton is the most popular player in baseball history.
Hamilton got a record 11 million votes in All-Star balloting last year. No one has attracted so many votes — not Ken Griffey Jr., not Albert Pujols,...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:54 PM
NEW YORK – There is a way to crunch the numbers so that Jim Johnson’s 2013 season looks palatable.
The Orioles closer is still leading the majors with 29 saves. He has made 43 appearances in the first half – tied for fourth most in all...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:49 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Robinson Cano homered twice and Andy Pettitte broke Whitey Ford’s club record for career strikeouts to help the New York Yankees snap a five-game skid with a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:34 PM
With the eyes of the entire baseball world fixed on Camden Yards for the first time in eight years, the Orioles didn't disappoint.
Over the course of a 162-game season, some wins can get lost, but the Orioles' 4-2 victory over the Yankees on Sunday...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 9:05 PM
To suggest that there has been a reversal of fortune — that after an 11-3 bludgeoning of the New York Yankees on Saturday night at Camden Yards the Orioles and Bronx Bombers have swapped places — would be premature.
The Yankees, after all,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Angels right-hander Tommy Hanson will start the series finale against the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. The Angels hope the Mariners don’t turn the game into a track meet.
Opponents have been successful on 14 of 15 stolen-base attempts in...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Maybe they should have waited 132 years.
The Dodgers returned to New York to play the Yankees for the first time since 1981 on Wednesday, and it's safe to say it was hardly worth the wait.
Neither playing their first regular-season game at Yankee...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:21 PM
In what began as a familiar script, the Minnesota Twins dug themselves an early hole by giving up two runs in the first inning.
But the Twins chipped away at the visiting Philadelphia Phillies and came back to earn a 4-3 win at Target Field on Wednesday....