J.J. Hardy expected to start the season on the DL

Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy is expected to be placed on the disabled list and miss Opening Day after a muscle strain in his left shoulder was discovered during an exam on Monday.

He will not be able to participate in baseball activities for at ...

A Hamilton return could affect Angels

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Josh Hamilton is out of sight but not out of mind, the questions about the outfielder's status -- if or when he will return, and how he might fit in if he does -- hovering over the Angels like a cloud.

Hamilton hasn't been with ...

Marlins name Alvarez Opening Day starter

Manager Mike Redmond before Sunday's 11-7 loss to the Nationals announced right-hander Henderson Alvarez would start on Opening Day, Monday, April 6 at home versus the Braves.

"I'm sure that's a surprise," Redmond said, facetiously. "This guy had...