In soccer, there is a concept known as the “second ball.” When your teammate plays a long ball into the opponent’s defensive players and you aren’t able to win the first ball (meaning, the opponent will get to the ball before you will), you realize that you may be able to win the second ball…
The Padres have wrapped up their final season in Tucson and we all wish the team the best of luck with its move to El Paso.
The Dodgers' Mark Ellis celebrates his winning single in the ninth inning with pitcher Clayton Kershaw and catcher A.J. Ellis.
LOS ANGELES - Mark Ellis singled in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.
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.