| Sep 1, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The first of September arrived and the Dodgers wasted no time in calling up reserves.
They leave after Sunday afternoon’s game against the Padres for Denver, but fresh troops arrived in Los Angeles immediately, not bothering to wait and join the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 2:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates have proved their staying power this season with top-flight pitching and strong performances by young position players, but the organization continued on Saturday to improve its lineup with the acquisition of left-handed slugger...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:43 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies hired Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg as their manager on Friday after firing Charlie Manuel.
Manuel, 69, had managed the Phillies since 2005, a run that included five consecutive National League East championships and a World...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:17 PM
They are "Ruthless People," these Dodgers. Nasty enough to "Throw Momma From The Train." So relentless you would think they were "Twins."
Good enough, even, to provide one more starring role for Danny DeVito.
It happened earlier this week at Chavez...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:09 PM
First baseman Justin Morneau was put on revocable waivers by the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday.
If Morneau is claimed before Wednesday's deadline, the Twins can work out a trade with the claiming team, let that team take his contract or pull him back and...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
The Texas Rangers acquired outfielder Alex Rios from the Chicago White Sox on Friday, beefing up their outfield to fill the void created by the 50-game suspension of Nelson Cruz.
The Rangers will also receive cash considerations while sending the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:43 AM
You just can't trust people who run minor-league baseball teams.
On the heels of the fake lovers quarrel that went viral and turned out to be staged, another fake minor-league baseball video fooled a lot of people Tuesday night, including several...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Texas Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis will have surgery to remove bone spurs from his right hip, ending his chances of pitching this season.
Lewis, who hasn't pitched since 2012, says he has been dealing with hip pain during his comeback from surgery...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The Angels have removed Joe Blanton from their starting rotation, moving the pitcher who leads the major leagues in losses into their bullpen.
Garrett Richards will replace Blanton in the rotation, starting with Saturday’s game against the first-...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:19 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The greatest closer in baseball history brought his farewell tour to Rangers Ballpark in Arlington this week. And once again Mariano Rivera arranged to meet quietly with ordinary fans and stadium workers, as he has done in every city...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:44 PM
As the Angels slipped into fourth place in a season slipping toward oblivion, it just got away from them. The inning, and maybe the year.
Ernesto Frieri, the Angels’ closer, started the 10th inning. He did not finish it. He gave up five runs....