1. Konerko Terrific Player, Likely Won't Make Hall of Fame

    With the last swings of his illustrious career Sunday, Paul Konerko has departed as one of the most productive offensive players in White Sox history...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  2. Abreu Starts Collection of Rookie Honors

    In a prelude to what is expected to be the result of the official American League Rookie of the Year award, the Chicago White Sox 's Jose Abreu was honored Monday for his outstanding debut season...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 28 reads 0 comments

  3. 10 Chicago Story Lines for the World Series

    The World Series begins Tuesday night off Interstate 70 at Kauffman Stadium, more than 500 miles from the Wrigley Field construction zone and nine years after the White Sox won the city's first title since World War I...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 355 reads 0 comments

  4. Cubs' 2003 NLCS Collapse Merely One Entry on List of Failures

    On Tuesday, I did some reflecting. I drifted back to where I was precisely 11 years earlier — Oct. 14, 2003...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 150 reads 1 comments

  5. Who Stays Among Uptons, Heyward in Outfield

    The Braves outfield that many expected to be one of baseball's best has been far from it in two seasons that Jason Heyward and the Upton brothers have manned it, and now the question is whether the trio has already played its last game together...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 358 reads 0 comments

  6. Hale embraces La Russa's presence

    An autograph seeker elbowed his way past a throng of reporters on Monday afternoon and thrust a red Diamondbacks cap in front of new manager Chip Hale. "Excuse me, can you sign this?" Tony La Russa asked...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  7. Green, Grace Join 6 Holdovers on Hale's Coaching Staff

    The Diamondbacks sought not only expertise but balance on their coaching staff, and they believe they have found it...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  8. World Series 2014: Giants vs. Royals Game 1 Pitching Preview, Predictions

    Game 1 of the 2014 World Series is just hours away, and if the pitching staffs of the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants deliver similar performances to what we've seen so far in October, we are most certainly in for a treat...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 14 hours ago 1,511 reads 0 comments

  9. 5 Potential Pitcher Trade Targets for the Boston Red Sox

    If the Boston Red Sox are going to compete next season, they need to undergo a serious overhaul of their starting rotation this offseason. In 2014, the Red Sox finished 26th in the league in starter’s ERA with a 4...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 14 hours ago 6,761 reads 26 comments

  10. Oldest Former Red Sox Player Lucier, 96, Dies

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 41 reads 0 comments

  11. Tazawa's Role, Perkins' Bullets, Butler, Buck, Baseball Americana

    Junichi Tazawa is satisfied with his current role. Sort of. The 28-year-old set-up specialist would rather start or close, but he's comforted by the knowledge that outs in the seventh and eighth innings can be every bit as valuable as outs in the ninth...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 45 reads 0 comments

  12. Does It Make Sense for the Red Sox to Trade Yoenis Cespedes?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 738 reads 0 comments

  13. Jake Peavy Predicting a Prompt Red Sox Rebound

    SAN FRANCISCO — He has been credited with saving the Giants . His only regret is that he wasn't able to save the Red Sox .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 121 reads 0 comments

  14. From Maligned to Genius in Less Than a Month, the Evolution of Ned Yost

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 14 hours ago 42 reads 0 comments

  15. Spend Hal's Money: Jon Lester

    This Yankees offseason has no $189 million goal, nor does it appear a half-billion-dollar spending spree is in the offing, but the team will likely make a few moves...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  16. Gary Denbo to Replace Mark Newman as Senior VP of Baseball Operations

    Gary Denbo, the former hitting coach and player development executive who is also renowned for his swing work with Derek Jeter, is taking over as the head of the Yankees ' farm system...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 192 reads 0 comments

  17. With Magadan Out, Updating Yankees' Possible Hitting Coach Candidates

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 707 reads 0 comments

  18. 4 Prospects Who Could Make the Cincinnati Reds' 2015 Roster

    The Cincinnati Reds ' farm system has produced some solid players over the years, and 2015 should be no different. Among the system's top 20 prospects reside roughly 10 prospects who could impact the team at some point during the 2015 season...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 15 hours ago 1,939 reads 2 comments

  19. No, the Giants Are Not a “gritty,” Anti-Stats Organization

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 15 hours ago 136 reads 0 comments

  20. 2014 World Series Game 1: Giants at Royals Preview and Prediction

    Game 1 of the 2014 World Series kicks off between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals with two postseason regulars on the hill...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 17 hours ago 4,441 reads 10 comments

  21. Giants vs. Royals: Game 1 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

    The World Series kicks off Tuesday (it’s almost as if they planned that for a day with no football on purpose), as the Kansas City Royals, otherwise known as America’s newly adopted favorite team, will take on the San Francisco Giants...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 hours ago 1,931 reads 0 comments

  22. World Series Schedule: TV Info and Live Stream for Giants vs. Royals Game 1

    The San Francisco Giants may have needed the Wild Card Round to reach the National League Division Series, but you lose your underdog status when you reach a third World Series since 2010...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 hours ago 1,304 reads 0 comments

  23. Speed Demon Royals Are Sign of Where Baseball Could Be Headed

    Making their first World Series appearance since 1985, the Kansas City Royals are on some kind of run. It's fitting, then, that they've gotten here by using their legs—or at least, that's the perception...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 17 hours ago 5,009 reads 4 comments

  24. Inside the Royals' New-Age 'Nasty Boys,' the Best-Ever Modern-Day Bullpen

    KANSAS CITY — Worst sound for opposing hitters? The Kansas City Royals ' bullpen gate swinging open. It is the sound of the chainsaw firing up in the bloodiest horror flick you've ever seen...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 18 hours ago 20,729 reads 20 comments

  25. World Series 2014: Schedule and Predictions for Giants vs. Royals Game 1

    The long layoff is almost over. The San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals will begin the World Series Tuesday night in a tone-setting Game 1. We're all getting a bit antsy after forgoing baseball for four days...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 hours ago 897 reads 0 comments