DETROIT -- The good news for the Tigers was Anibal Sanchez flirted with a no-hitter into the eighth inning.
He had been on this stage nearly nine years ago with the Florida Marlins, and it was the third time since 2009 he...Read more
Best way to sum up Aaron Craft's last year: He was smart enough to know what he didn't know about pro basketball.
Craft went unselected in the 2014 NBA draft despite an accomplished career as Ohio State's point guard. He ...Read more
The front page headline of the Aug. 3, 1921, Chicago Daily Tribune blared: "Jury Frees Baseball Men."
Eight White Sox players charged with throwing the 1919 World Series were acquitted by a 12-man jury that deliberated ...Read more
There will be no public war of words between Jim Rutherford and Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos Jr.
Karmanos made some pointed remarks Wednesday about Rutherford, the former Canes president and general manager and now GM ...Read more
A's general manager Billy Beane went for broke last July, acquiring Jon Lester from the Red Sox and Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Cubs for the stretch run..
The hero of "Moneyball" gave up All-Star outfielder ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers are halfway through their 162-game schedule and Clayton Kershaw has a losing record.
Similar to many of the other games Kershaw failed to win this season, the Dodgers' 2-1 defeat to ...Read more
CINCINNATI -- One would never know this is the same team that had trouble scoring runs for much of the season.
The Brewers continued to set off fireworks in advance of the Fourth of July, rolling past the Cincinnati Reds,...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- As long as the A's keep treating opposing left-handed starting pitchers like they're poison ivy, everything else Oakland wants to do this season is going to itch.
It's true enough that the Seattle ...Read more
The Case of the Halloween Heist (Magical Mystery Series) (Volume 1)Brenda Elser
When Eva, Lauren and Robert receive a mysterious note telling them that all the Halloween candy in their neighborhood has been stolen (and exchanged for dental floss?) they decide that the thief has messed with the wrong Junior Detectives!
They set off to track down and return the ...
ARLINGTON, Texas -- On Thursday night, before playing the Los Angeles Angels for the first time since being abruptly traded earlier this season, Josh Hamilton slept fitfully. He got only a few hours' rest.
There was much ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers should be used to this by now, waiting around and hoping the free agent they craved would agree to terms with them.
It's the third consecutive summer they've made a pitch -- or ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Brandon Moss had the Indians' biggest hit and their best play in the field and Michael Bourn had three RBIs in a 5-2 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at a rainy PNC Park Friday night.
After David Murphy ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dusty Coleman has a lot of people to thank Friday after his major league debut.
Coleman's first day on a big league roster and first appearance in a major league game, was set up to be a feel-good ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- San Diego second baseman Jedd Gyorko notched two RBIs Friday, giving the Padres a 2-1 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Facing Cardinals starter Michael Wacha in the seventh inning, Gyorko homered on a...Read more
ATLANTA -- Turner Field continued to be Julio Teheran's happy place, and a couple of old guys pounded out home runs again for the Braves. That and some solid bullpen work was all that was needed for a 2-1 win Friday night ...Read more
The Cubs acquired left-hander Clayton Richard from the Pirates on Friday and plan to start him Saturday night against the Marlins.
Richard, who began his career with the White Sox, was obtained for cash considerations. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Jake Peavy hadn't pitched on a major league mound since mid-April. His back and hip injuries are chronic by nature. His minor league rehab starts were a mixed bag. You could say expectations were tempered ...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The exhale came Friday on the practice court at AmericanAirlines Arena.
No, not just because five grueling sessions of summer camp were over and attention could be turned to Saturday's start of summer-...Read more
CHICAGO -- Justin Bour just might be the best bargain in sports.
Drafted by the Cubs in the 25th round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft, Bour languished in Chicago's organization for five years before the Marlins ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Right fielder Josh Reddick apologized to A's manager Bob Melvin on Friday for comments he made on a recent radio interview.
In a pregame radio interview the previous day, Reddick had suggested that the ...Read more
The Kings reached an agreement with point guard Rajon Rondo on a one-year deal worth approximately $10 million, a league source confirmed Friday.
Rondo met with the Kings on Friday and left the facility before deciding to...Read more