| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:33 PM
The signing of Dan Haren won't prevent the Dodgers from pursuing Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, General Manager Ned Colletti intimated Monday.
Although Colletti didn't mention Tanaka by name, he said, "If something else comes our way, we'll take...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:53 PM
New Angels hitting coach Don Baylor will have no shortage of input as he looks for ways to improve the team’s offense next season. The Angels on Wednesday hired Dave Hansen as an assistant hitting coach, adding a second former major league hitting...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Free-agent outfielder Carlos Beltran and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $45-million, three-year contract, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
The agreement was subject to a physical, according to people who spoke to the...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Where can fantasy owners turn when their back-of-the-rotation starters are getting knocked around; killing their earned-run average and WHIP categories in the process? The bullpen, that's where. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at some set-up guys, not...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The Washington Nationals postponed Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves after shootings at the nearby Navy Yard.
The game was rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader Tuesday.
"It's a very emotional day. An extremely horrific act...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:49 PM
OAKLAND — Chad Cordero was not among the final September callups for the Angels on Monday, but Manager Mike Scioscia hopes that doesn’t signal an end to the inspiring comeback of the former Washington Nationals closer and Cal State Fullerton...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:38 PM
"There were 13 people shot in Chicago yesterday, and all people want to talk about is people swimming in a swimming pool? Pretty disappointing."
— Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis, on Friday, on the debate over whether the Dodgers should have celebrated...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:51 PM
The Cincinnati Reds fired Dusty Baker on Friday, parting ways with the manager who led them to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machine but couldn't get them past the first round of the postseason.
The move came after the Reds lost the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:28 PM
ST. LOUIS – If Michael Wacha is the latest man about town in this baseball-crazed town, he hasn’t discovered it yet.
“I still go to Target,” he said Friday. “I still go to the grocery store. Nobody really notices me or...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:26 AM
From the Washington Post comes an intriguing story about two pitchers available in the 2012, draft: former Harvard-Westlake pitcher Lucas Giolito and now the star of the St. Louis Cardinals staff, Michael Wacha.
The Washington Nationals could have...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Coco Crisp hit a three-run home run, Daric Barton and Jed Lowrie each had a solo shot and the Oakland Athletics wrapped up their second American League West title in a row even before overpowering the Minnesota Twins, 11-7, Sunday.
The A's clinched...