ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cardinals rushed to the plate to congratulate Allen Craig. The Red Sox stormed home to argue with the umpires. The fans, well, they seemed too startled to know what […]
One is 22, brimming with vigor and riding a hot streak in the dawn of his career, the other is 36, injected with a painkiller just to make it on the field and refusing to succumb to discomfort during his first and perhaps last chance to earn that elusive ring.
The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
An exhibition baseball game honoring an Australian student who was on a baseball scholarship at an Oklahoma college when he was shot and killed in Duncan has been rescheduled.
It’s the playoffs. Emotions run high. And sometimes in a big spot a player can just release with excitement. Rookie sensation Yasiel Puig did just that after knocking in a run on a triple to […]
BOSTON (AP) — With one swing, David Ortiz tied the game and helped the Boston Red Sox send the AL championship series to Detroit tied one game apiece. Ortiz’s grand slam erased an eighth-inning deficit […]
The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.
The game started with a touching send off to baseball’s greatest closer Mariano Rivera. In front of a near sellout crowd (40,542) Rivera waved goodbye and apologized to both the Astros players and fans for […]
For a team with the worst record in the major leagues, the Houston Astros seem to be having a good time lately.
Despite currently having the worst record in baseball, the lowest payroll this century and the third-worst attendance rate in Major League Baseball, the 2013 Houston Astros are set to become the most profitable team in league history.