Category Archives: MLB

Twins look to reignite winning streak

Mike Pelfrey had a splendid debut for the Minnesota Twins while winning his first start since Tommy John surgery. Jeremy Guthrie was just as strong in his first outing this…

White Sox to host 2013 Civil Rights Game

During Major League Baseball’s highly successful Diversity Business Summit last July in Chicago, MLB executive vice president of baseball development Frank Robinson and MLB director of baseball operations initiatives Sylvia…

White Sox walk off with win in desert finale

Appearing in a Cactus League game for the first time since being released and re-signed earlier this week, Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed 5 1/3 quality innings for the Indians on Wednesday…

Tigers are better with Porcello

Tigers right-hander Rick Porcello, the subject of trade speculation, started the minor-league game because it was his day to pitch and the parent club was off. Yet it quickly became…

Dutch head to San Francisco for date with destiny

It’s a very relevant question, now that The Kingdom of the Netherlands is a mere two victories away from being crowned champions of a World Baseball Classic on which nobody…

Back behind plate, Martin says shoulder feels great

Scouting report, courtesy of Gerrit Cole, on Russell Martin, who on Sunday returned behind the plate after dealing for two weeks with a sore shoulder: Martin looked fine throwing the…