| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Representatives for marquee free agent second baseman Robinson Cano engaged the New York Mets in an effort to drum up interest and potentially a rival bidder for the New York Yankees' All-Star.
Cano, 31, is the prize of the 2013 offseason, but he's...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:43 PM
The Sports Xchange
The New York Yankees and free agent second baseman Robinson Cano are about $150 million apart in contract negotiations, CBS Sports reported Monday.
Cano is reportedly asking for $310 million over 10 years while the Yankees are...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:12 PM
New England sports history would not remember H.H. Frazee so fondly during ensuing decades, but the Red Sox owner certainly was full of Boston, full of himself after the baseball nestled in the glove of first baseman Stuffy McInnis 95 years ago.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:04 PM
ST. LOUIS — This one didn't end with an obstruction call. This one didn't end with anybody getting picked off first base.
This wasn't another one of those "first time in World Series history" games.
This one wasn't decided by anybody throwing...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:53 PM
ST. LOUIS -- There’s no telling how these wacky World Series games will end.
One night after a rare obstruction call, Jonny Gomes hit a decisive homer when he wasn’t even in the original lineup and Koji Uehara picked off a rookie at...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:46 PM
ST. LOUIS — They went down the line. Third base umpire Jim Joyce, crew chief John Hirschbeck, home plate umpire Dana DeMuth, each of them considered the question.
Had they ever seen any game, let alone a World Series game, end on such a play?...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:40 PM
BOSTON — They swept the Cardinals in four games in 2004. They swept the Rockies in four games in 2007. Two innings into this chilly Wednesday night beer-league rout at Fenway Park, it had to be, just had to be asked.
Is it too late to revise my...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:50 PM
So what does he do for an encore?
Fresno State senior Allen Huddleston hit a 40-footer at the overtime buzzer to give the Bulldogs a 98-97 season-opening basketball win over UC Irvine on Friday night.
"It's the first game of the year...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Sporting beards that would make Gandalf the Wizard jealous, the Red Sox turned in a magical season —an odyssey that sprang from too much chicken and beer in the clubhouse under Terry Francona, to the Bobby Valentine experiment and finally to the top...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:03 AM
BOSTON — Only moments after the Red Sox had completed one of the greatest one-year turnarounds in baseball history, clinching their first World Series title at Fenway since 1918, David Ortiz broke free of a crowd of teammates and planted a giant...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:54 PM
BOSTON — He pounded his chest twice as he rounded first base. He pounded his chest twice more after he rounded third and headed for home.
Shane Victorino pounded his chest so hard Saturday night that he ripped the hearts out of the Detroit Tigers....