| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:47 PM
The general belief is that players recovering from hamate bone surgery -- as Nick Markakis is now -- have a short recovery time, but it can take a while for them to regain their full power at the plate.
But a glance at some notable cases shows players...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 5:18 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego baseball icon Tony Gwynn underwent surgery Tuesday to remove a cancerous growth in his right cheek, ESPN reported.
The tumor was discovered in the same spot where a malignant mass was taken out about 18 months ago.
Gwynn, a Hall...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:56 PM
SAN DIEGO -- While San Diego baseball legend Tony Gwynn recovered Wednesday from surgery to remove a cancerous growth, local baseball players reflected on tobacco use in the minor league.
The former San Diego Padre and San Diego State University head...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Class B Tournament at Mitchell
Alexandria vs. Lake Norden Lakers, 6 p.m.
Canova-Howard vs. Tabor, 8 p.m.
Men's 12-Inch Slow Pitch at South Complex
6:30 p.m. - Rea Hybrids vs. Frederick (A); Claremont Honkers...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:00 PM
This time the Dodgers are not going to dance around with Matt Kemp and his hamstring issue. This time they wasted no time in placing him on the disabled list.
Kemp strained his right hamstring Wednesday night chasing down a Mike Trout hit in the gap and...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:05 AM
So the Dodgers played Thursday without a true center fielder. Andre Ethier was the fill-in player, which is swell for a day.
But with Matt Kemp on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right hamstring, the Dodgers need to call up an everyday...
| May 26, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Matt Kemp was not in the Dodgers' starting lineup Sunday, one day after expressing his anger about being removed from Saturday's game as part of a double-switch.
Manager Don Mattingly called the move "a baseball decision" and said the benching was not...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. sounded noticeably excited about the news that a group led by Magic Johnson had agreed to purchase the Dodgers.
"I'm pumped," Gwynn said. "I'm only pumped because I'm the biggest Lakers fan. I grew up a huge Magic Johnson fan."...