The Detroit Tigers were World Series bound right from the start of the regular season, winning thirty-five of their first forty games and finishing... Read more
1998 World Series
In 1998, the perennial champion New York Yankees set a new standard for excellence in baseball outplaying the 1927 franchise... Read more
Should be quite a reunion tonight when the San Diego Padres pay their first visit to Boston. Red Sox chairman Tom Werner once was an owner and... Read more
The rain delay lasted 2 hours 21 minutes at Fenway Park last night, but this game really was over when the storm began at 8:44 p.m.
Three... Read more
Manager Terry Francona yesterday reiterated he will continue platooning three players at second and third base for the foreseeable future even if... Read more
SAN DIEGO -- The fingerprints that Dave Trembley leaves on the Orioles as their interim manager might not last long, but he'll apply as many as he... Read more
GUTHRIE SHINES AGAIN
It stands to reason that Jeremy Guthrie is going to struggle one of these outings. Every pitcher does. But it hasn't... Read more
SAN DIEGO -- A series win shouldn't be this complicated, especially when it comes on the road against the team with the best record in the National... Read more
SAN DIEGO -- With the bases loaded and the out column still reading "0" on the scoreboard last night, first glance might have told the denizens of... Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Somehow, on a night when Padres starter Chris Young dominated for seven innings and Josh Bard and Khalil Greene (twice) blasted Tim... Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Before yesterday's game, Red Sox manager Terry Francona hazarded the observation that Jake Peavy might be "the best right now."... Read more
It turns out the tight feeling in Billy Wagner's left arm is going to put the Mets in a tight spot.
The Mets placed their closer on the 15-day... Read more
SAN DIEGO — How could that be true?
"No way," Russell Martin said. "I don't believe that."
How could the Dodgers' 4-1 victory over the San... Read more
SAN DIEGO — Manny Ramirez was in the on-deck circle.
It didn't matter.
Orlando Hudson was determined to swing.
Hudson missed a... Read more
SAN DIEGO — For six innings Wednesday night, the Dodgers were back in pre-Manny form.
With men on base, they couldn't hit. With a career Mexican... Read more
SAN DIEGO — Not enough baseball has been played to make sense of what happened to the Dodgers at Petco Park on Thursday.
Were the Dodgers'... Read more
Maybe it's Citigroup officials who ought to cringe at being associated with the Mets.
After pregame festivities that included cheers for a Tom... Read more
On a historic night in baseball, the Mets cemented a little history of their own in their new backyard.
Oliver Perez turned boos into cheers... Read more
The Mets won't determine whether Mike Pelfrey (forearm tendinitis) will pitch Sunday until Friday, but they removed Nelson Figueroa from his... Read more
San Diego — Apparently the Milwaukee Brewers are softies.
They don't like to beat up on the worst teams in baseball, and if they start to, they... Read more
San Diego — If one thing doesn't go wrong these days, something else will.
That seems to be the case for the sliding Milwaukee Brewers.
With... Read more
San Diego — The Milwaukee Brewers needed this.
For a morale boost if nothing else.
Normally terrible in day games and without any certainty... Read more
SAN DIEGO - The Mets were spared having to face Jake Peavy, who was dealt to the White Sox last week. It didn't matter. The pitching prospect sent... Read more
SAN DIEGO - Francisco Rodriguez, who set the single-season save record with the Angels last season, has been anything but steady for the Mets this... Read more
SAN DIEGO - Technically, Bobby Parnell made his first major-league start Saturday night. The reality is his relief appearance three days earlier... Read more
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