| Jun 16, 2008
| 2:56 PM
The Tribune's White Sox beat writer answers reader questions throughout the season. This week, dealing Jim Thome, pitch tipping and conspiracy theories.
What do you think will become of Juan Uribe? -- Trevor Kelly, Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.
| Oct 8, 2009
| 1:30 PM
Cole Hamels isn't going to breeze through this postseason. Yorvit Torrealba hit a two-run homer, Aaron Cook pitched effectively into the sixth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Hamels and the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 Thursday to even their NL...
| May 22, 2010
| 10:29 PM
Matt Stairs cracked a long solo homer off the facade of the second deck, San Diego starter Clayton Richard wiggled free from the few jams he faced, and the Padres held on for a 2-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
A night after the...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 8:43 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Teixeira and Hideki Matsui shook the New York Yankees from their lumber slumber and sent the World Series to Philadelphia all tied up.
Teixeira and Matsui hit solo homers off familiar foe Pedro Martinez, backing a sharp performance...
| Jun 6, 2009
| 6:03 PM
Andre Ethier and Rafael Furcal made sure Matt Stairs didn't burn the Dodgers yet again.
After Stairs hit a pinch-hit home run to give the Philadelphia Phillies a one-run lead over the Dodgers on Saturday, Furcal answered with his first career pinch-hit...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
Major League Baseball-Houston Astros at Philadelphia Phillies, Noon (ESPN); Pittsburgh Pirates at Chicago Cubs, 1:10 p.m. (WGN); Boston Red Sox at Texas Rangers, 3 p.m. (ESPN); Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 6 p.m. (FXSP)
| Jul 21, 2010
For much of the season the Padres have been all-pitch and no-hit but over the last three weeks, Padres batters have started to get into the swing of things.
The Padres have a hitting average over .300 and scored more than six runs per game in their...
| Sep 12, 2010
| 2:11 PM
Tim Lincecum looked every bit a two-time Cy Young Award winner and had a two-run single as the San Francisco Giants roughed up San Diego ace Mat Latos to win 6-1 Sunday and cut the struggling Padres' lead to less than one percentage point atop the NL...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 8:11 PM
The Hagerstown Suns and the Harrisburg Senators have announced a two-year agreement to play a preseason exhibition game. The inaugural game will be played at Municipal Stadium on April 5 at 6 p.m. This will mark the first time two Washington Nationals...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:38 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Stairs drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth Friday night to give Washington a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates in a Davey Johnson home debut that looked much like any other game at Nationals Park this...