| Jun 26, 2015
| 8:40 PM
While trade rumors concerning Jeff Samardzija have become more widespread as the July 31 trade deadline nears, White Sox executive vice president Ken Williams said Friday they're not shopping anyone yet.
"I've heard a lot about (Samardzija) being on the...
| Jul 4, 2015
| 7:57 AM
Detroit Tigers All-Star first baseman Miguel Cabrera was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday and is expected to miss six weeks with a left calf strain.
Cabrera suffered the injury in the fourth inning of an 8-6 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays...
| Jul 4, 2015
| 6:15 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. ST. LOUIS: The Cardinals are on pace to win 104 games this year. (1)
2. HOUSTON: What were the odds that the Astros would be the American League's best team on July 1? (4)...
| Jul 5, 2015
| 6:33 PM
Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City's Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game.
Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati Reds leapfrogged St. Louis' Matt Carpenter and will be in the NL...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 11:22 PM
The American League East this season is widely regarded as mediocre at best, awful at worst. So there is one statistic that must be particularly troubling to the Angels, as they try to climb the standings in the AL West.
There is one team in the AL West...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 7:33 PM
The pain has not gone away, seven years later. Neither has the metal inside her body. Surgeons needed that metal to put her jaw back together, after a wayward fragment of a broken bat slammed against the left side of her face.
Susan Rhodes has made what...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 8:10 PM
Manager Joe Maddon's pregame concerns were realized when Anibal Sanchez held the Cubs to six singles in 72/3 innings Tuesday night as the Tigers coasted to a 6-0 victory at Comerica Park in Detroit. Cubs ace Jon Lester was pulled after...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 1:59 PM
There's still a way to go before All-Star voting ends at midnight EDT on July 2, but if the current results hold, we're going to see seven Royals in the American League's starting lineup.
The only non-Royals position players would be Astros second...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 8:50 PM
The All-Star game is about to begin a Blue Period.
As of Monday's update of fan voting, which ends July 2, the American League starting lineup for the July 14 game in Cincinnati would consist of Angels center fielder Mike Trout and eight Kansas City...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 10:53 PM
Albert Pujols went to high school in Independence, Mo., just outside of Kansas City, but he's been unable to curry favor with Royals fans who, as of last Monday, had positioned eight of their hometown players — some of whom actually deserve the...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 5:09 PM
Mike Trout of the Angels leads among American League outfielders in balloting for the July 14 All-Star game in Cincinnati, according to an update released by Major League Baseball on Monday.
Trout, the reigning American League most valuable player,...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 7:44 PM
The Tigers came back late to beat the White Sox 5-4 and even the series Friday at Comerica Park. Relievers Jake Petricka and Zach Duke gave up the game-tying and go-ahead home runs to the first batters they faced.
On the mound