Cooperstown or Canton for Frank Thomas?

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- If Frank Thomas had chosen football over baseball, would the Big Hurt have been successful in the NFL?

"If he had stuck with football, he'd be going in the Hall of Fame as a football player," former Auburn coach Pat Dye told ...

Wood struggles as Padres defeat Braves, 5-2

Alex Wood got hit -- early and often.

The Braves left-hander allowed a career-high 12 hits in his five innings as the Padres recorded a 5-2 victory Friday night at Turner Field.

The Padres had a leadoff hit in each of those first five innings. ...

Cubs edge out Cardinals in 7-6 victory

The Friendly Confines have not been too kind to the Chicago Cubs lately.

Entering Friday afternoon's game against the St. Louis Cardinals, the Cubs were 6-13 in July at Wrigley Field and had gone 0-4-1 in their last five series at home.

The task...