| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Sports Xchange
One former Oakland Athletics All-Star will replace another on the San Francisco Giants' starting staff.
Right-hander Tim Hudson and the Giants agreed to terms on a two-year, $23 million contract Monday. The team confirmed the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:35 PM
SAN FRANCISCO The Giants turned to a familiar name to fill one of the two remaining spots in their starting rotation.
Right-hander Tim Hudson, the former A's ace, agreed to terms on a two-year, $23 million deal with the Giants on Monday. Drafted by the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:24 AM
In talking to Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette on Thursday, I asked whether he had made any progress on the club’s pending free agents,a group that includes pitchers Scott Feldman and Jason Hammel, infielder Brian Roberts and outfielder...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
September has been a cruel, frightening month for the Rangers and Rays, who held their ground in a terrific series last week at Tropicana Field. But all of the angst could wash away easily in October.
Since spring training, the Rays and Rangers have...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:10 PM
Former Aberdeen Smitty standout Christian Cox was selected to the All-American team following the National Baseball Congress World Series in Wichita, Kan.
The event features many of the top amateur baseball players in the country.
Cox, who was named...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Denard Span made a diving catch in deep center field with two runners on base for the final out, and the Washington Nationals held off the San Francisco Giants 6-5 Wednesday night for their fifth straight victory.
Jordan Zimmermann (14-6) increased his...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Major League Baseball's All-Star Game is one of those things that have become much more about the pre-event hype than the event itself.
It has become much more interesting to talk to about who should be playing in the game — like the Dodgers'...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:49 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole took a shutout into the seventh inning of his major league debut and hit a two-run single in his first at-bat Tuesday night, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-2 victory in front of a festive crowd.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:41 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole sat on a stool in the cramped locker room at the Pittsburgh Pirates minor league complex in Bradenton, Fla., in late February and thought for a moment.
What, exactly, does the burly right-hander love so much about...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 1:52 PM
For 17 seasons, Derek Jeter has been the best reason to keep believing in baseball.
His throwback approach has yielded daily excellence in the middle of the Yankees infield. He has kept life simple off the field, and that never seems to be a bad idea....
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Will we ever see the Giants coming?
The team Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy put together since saying goodbye to Barry Bonds is the only National League team to win the World Series twice within three seasons since the Big Red Machine, yet the Giants...