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Angels dealt fourth straight loss

Baseball / MLB Apr 21, 2018

Angels dealt fourth straight loss

Jeff Samardzija had just loaded the bases with two outs in the fifth inning of his season debut when San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy went out to the mound, mainly to give his big righty a rest. "He wasn't going anywhere, trust me," Bochy ...

U.S. trounces Puerto Rico to capture first WBC crown

Baseball Mar 23, 2017

U.S. trounces Puerto Rico to capture first WBC crown

by Jason Coskrey

It will take time to determine whether the United States' first World Baseball Classic title was the spark needed to ignite greater interest in the tournament in the nation from which baseball originated, and, most importantly, from its biggest stars. Those answers will have to ...

Cabrera, McCutchen named league MVPs

Baseball / MLB Nov 15, 2013

Cabrera, McCutchen named league MVPs

Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera both coasted Thursday to Most Valuable Player awards. McCutchen won the National League honor by a surprisingly wide margin after leading a baseball revival in Pittsburgh. He drew 28 of the 30 first-place ...