SAN FRANCISCO - With Ryan Vogelsong sidelined for the foreseeable future, the San Francisco Giants are facing more change and challenges for their struggling starting rotation.
After relocating to the United States in 2001 from his native home of Puerto Rico, then 17-year-old Rene Rivera barely knew English. What he did know was his career goal — to play 10 seasons of major-league baseball.
The Dow Jones industrial average often makes headlines. But let's not forget everything else that happened as the Dow has twisted and turned Ñ from The Muppets suing Mickey Mouse to John McCain meeting Joe the Plumber.
NEW YORK - Steroid-tainted stars Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa were denied entry to baseball's Hall of Fame, with voters failing to elect any candidates for only the second time in four decades.
NEW YORK - Bob Melvin of the Oakland Athletics and Davey Johnson of the Washington Nationals were chosen as managers of the year Tuesday after guiding their teams to huge turnarounds.
Marlon Byrd’s baseball story has several chapters and a little bit of everything.
We've heard from manager Kirk Gibson. For almost every day since the season began. He says the Diamondbacks need to keep grinding. He's confident they can reverse course and contend in the National League West.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Major League Baseball could start in-season testing for human growth hormone next year.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On the hottest day this year in Kansas City, dehydration was starting to become a concern. Players were exhausted. Royals manager Ned Yost was starting to feel sorry for Tony Randazzo behind the plate, and he wasn't even the umpire whose face had been bloodied in the game.
OMAHA, Neb. —Bobby Brown, had he chosen, could have turned the moments following Thursday’s 10-3 College World Series win over Florida State into one big I-told-you-so.
WASHINGTON - The Yankees came into Washington on a six-game winning streak to face a team that was also had won six straight.
• Royals 3, Cardinals 2: In St. Louis, Mike Moustakas cut down Tyler Greene at the plate to end the game. Greene reached on a two-out infield hit for his third single of the game, stole second and advanced on catcher Bryan Peña's wild throw. He tried to score on another off-line throw by sec…
NEW YORK - Hall of Fame manager Tom Lasorda was hospitalized in stable condition Tuesday, a day after having a "mild" heart attack while representing the Los Angeles Dodgers at the Major League Baseball draft.
BALTIMORE - First Mariano Rivera, now David Robertson. The Yankees are running out of healthy pitchers to put in the closer's role.
Enough swings and misses. Over the years, the Pima County Sports & Tourism Authority has swung and missed on some pretty wild pitches.
• Athletics 6, Angels 0: In Anaheim, Calif., Bartolo Colon threw 38 consecutive strikes at one point and pitched four-hit ball for eight innings. Colon (3-1) struck out five.
• Brewers 3, Dodgers 2: In Milwaukee, Nyjer Morgan scored on a fly ball by Ryan Braun in the 10th inning.