| Jul 11, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Dodgers' Matt Kemp will bat third for the National League and play center field in Tuesday's All-Star game at Chase Field in Phoenix, meaning he'll once again be facing the Angels' Jered Weaver in the first inning. Weaver will......
| Jul 4, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Washington Nationals phenom Stephen Strasburg was not selected to the All-Star Game by his fellow players, or by National League Manager Charlie Manuel. Dodgers closer Jonathan Broxton was selected to the NL pitching staff, with Angels center fielder...
| Mar 12, 2007
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Braden Looper's move from setup man to the
St. Louis Cardinals' rotation appears to be succeeding.
Looper allowed four hits in 4 2-3 scoreless innings Monday, 3-1
victory over the Atlanta Braves.
"I'm pretty happy right now,"...
| Sep 11, 2008
| 11:00 PM
There was a mild sigh of relief Thursday night from the White Sox, even after they had failed to expand their narrow lead in the American League Central.
They had the temporary satisfaction of no longer having to deal with Toronto for the remaining 16...
| Jun 13, 2008
| 8:50 PM
Only a few days after coming off their West Coast swing, the Cubs began their artificial turf trip Friday night at the Rogers Center.
The Cubs hadn't played a game on artificial turf since getting swept in Minnesota in 2006 and had not won a game on fake...
| Jul 2, 2008
The greatest defensive third baseman in baseball history received confirmation of that title yesterday in the city where he made his professional debut.
Brooks Robinson, who played with the Orioles for 23 seasons, was presented with the Rawlings All-Time...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 9:16 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Roy Halladay spent his whole career waiting for this start, wondering what it would be like to pitch in the playoffs.
It was better than he - or anyone else - could have predicted.
Halladay threw the second no-hitter in postseason...
| Apr 6, 2010
CINCINNATI -- Listed at 6-foot-4 and 250 pounds, Reds third baseman Scott Rolen is built like a big V8 engine, but he gets hybrid-type mileage from the words that leave his mouth.
Rolen says very little, especially about himself, but what he says carries...
| Jun 20, 2010
| 10:34 PM
Ryan Rowland-Smith had a little extra motivation in looking for his first victory of the season.
Rowland-Smith's sister and mother both were in the stands Sunday when he pitched against Cincinnati. It was the first time his sister, who lives in Hong...
| Jul 12, 2009
Melvin Mora was expecting an extra-base hit off the right-field wall in the 12th inning of Saturday night's 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays when the ball kept carrying.
By the time he rounded first base, Mora realized he had just hit the second walk-...
| Aug 6, 2009
CINCINNATI -- Whether the Cubs are true pennant contenders or an optical illusion may be a little clearer one week from now.
After the offense fell flat again Wednesday night in a 4-0 loss to the Reds, the Cubs will play the Rockies and the defending...