| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:28 PM
CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Indians seemed as if they were in for an easy night after scoring six runs in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins.
Not so fast. The Indians needed every bit of their early advantage and survived a harrowing ninth...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:37 PM
Michael Brantley's sacrifice fly capped Cleveland's three-run eighth inning, rallying the Indians to a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.
Held to one run and three hits over seven innings by Ervin Santana, the Indians finally...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Justin Masterson managed to hang around for 6 1-3 innings and win for the sixth time at home, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
Masterson (9-5) sidestepped some early trouble without giving...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Talking baseball while wishing we could fast forward to first-round games in the NCAA basketball tournament:
1. No matter what Ken Rosenthal and Buster Olney were suggesting before Michael Bourn’s deal with Cleveland was finalized Monday, the Cubs...
| Feb 13, 2013
GLENDALE, Ariz. — So, Rick Hahn, how do you like Jeff Keppinger now?
While the White Sox's rookie general manager eases into this extended spring training camp, his 13th with the organization, the bet on the American League Central table has...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Winter Sports--U.S. Curling Championships, women’s finals, 9 a.m. (NBCSN), men’s finals, 3 p.m. (NBCSN)
Men’s College Basketball--Villanova at Connecticut, 11 a.m. (ESPN); Xavier at Dayton, 11 a.m. (ESPN2);...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:45 AM
It’s now less than two weeks before pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., but I still get a sense Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette isn’t done compiling his roster.
Really, I’m not sure there is ever a time when...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Opening day for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs is on April 4, precisely 10 weeks or 70 days from Thursday night, and assistant GM Howard Scharf happily pointed out: "We've already had our first sellout of 2013."
That's right, a sellout crowd of 1,100 at the...
| May 10, 2013
| 1:05 AM
North American Hockey League
Robertson Cup Tournament
Dr. Pepper Arena
At Frisco, Texas
No. 2 Bismarck vs. No. 3 Wenatchee (Wash.), 4:30 p.m.
No. 1 Amarillo vs. No. 4 Jamestown (N.Y.), 7:30 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 1:10 PM
1. Tigers: Forget the concern at closer. They were loaded last year, and they're a lot better with Victor Martinez, Torii Hunter and a full year of Anibal Sanchez.
2. Dodgers: Hanley Ramirez's injury could slow them out of the gate, but they're deep and...