OAKLAND, Calif. -- Orioles shortstop Cesar Izturis was scheduled to undergo an appendectomy Friday night at a local hospital, a procedure that will... Read more
Jeremy Guthrie managed to get just two outs in his team's 9-1 loss Friday night, the shortest outing of his career and shortest... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. - Twins pitcher Scott Baker never has met the Oakland pitcher he'll oppose tonight, but they are linked by their connections to... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. - Twins manager Ron Garden- hire is warming to the idea of keeping Brendan Harris in the everyday lineup, even if that means... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. - After five consecutive games against lefthanded starting pitching, the Twins were ready to unload on some righthanders Wednesday... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. -- Twins pitcher Nick Blackburn thought he was living dangerously Thursday, no matter what the scoreboard said.
Yes, Blackburn... Read more
Scroll down the Red Sox averages today, slowly, and try to pick out the common trend. It should not take long: They all start with a ‘2’. Jacoby... Read more
Josh Beckett took the ball on Opening Day for the first time in a Red Sox uniform this spring, and that meant something to him. Beckett was 25 when... Read more
The Red Sox didn’t need the defensive drama Nick Green provided, or Jonathan Papelbon’s ninth-inning nail-biting performance in earning his 22d... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. - This is for those of you who were a couple of time zones over Monday and went to bed thinking the Twins had their game with the... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF. - Deprived on Monday, Twins outfielder Michael Cuddyer wasn't denied on Tuesday.
Cuddyer's booming triple in the 10th inning... Read more
OAKLAND, CALIF - Twins manager Ron Gardenhire on Tuesday pushed for a red flag to throw onto the field to request instant replay.
One press box... Read more
To teammates, Vin Mazzaro is the consummate "Jersey Guy," a combination of poise and swagger on the mound who doesn't mind a little ribbing off it.... Read more
The Yankees crossed seven more innings off their dwindling tally for Joba Chamberlain, but after adding another win to their total, that's just... Read more
When Derek Jeter hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning, the crowd at Yankee Stadium rightfully believed it was the beginning of another... Read more
The biggest lesson Cody Ransom has learned about his role this season: Patience is best exercised on the bench, not at the plate.
Filling in for... Read more
It all seems so familiar. A player comes to the Red Sox around the trading deadline, straight from the black hole that is Pittsburgh, and... Read more
The ball entered Nick Green’s glove, the fleet Rajai Davis heading toward first base. As Green set to throw, it looked like trouble. Green, the... Read more
It made little sense. As soon as the Red Sox began to regain their hitting strokes with their return to Fenway Park, it coincided with a drop in... Read more
Any other day, especially given the struggles he’s had this season, a late-inning, game-winning home run by David Ortiz would have meant cheers, a... Read more
At least he didn't give up any home runs.
Jeremy Guthrie, who entered his latest start tied for the major league lead with 27 home runs allowed,... Read more
When the Orioles' rotation of the future is considered, David Hernandez is usually forgotten.
The right-hander with the mid-90s fastball is... Read more
Less than two hours before Wednesday's game, manager Dave Trembley summoned the Orioles' 13 position players into his office for a quick talk. Fed... Read more
OAKLAND - CC Sabathia may not have much to smile about when he returns to Oakland Coliseum this fall to watch his beloved Raiders, but the memory... Read more
OAKLAND - Two Yankees have emerged as potential MVP candidates this season, helping carry a lineup that ranks at or near the top of the AL in runs... Read more
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