Robertson Gives Up 2-Run Homer, White Sox Beat Yankees 6-5Adam Dunn hit a two-run homer off David Robertson in the ninth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 6-5 on Friday night.
Dayan Viciedo Is Power Presence For White SoxDayan Viciedo will likely hit behind Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko in Robin Ventura’s lineup – a middle of the order that could combine for 100 dingers under the right circumstances.
Silverman: Nobody In Baseball Is Above Reproach These DaysYou just hope it isn't so. These days, there is no way of knowing who is using performance-enhancing drugs and who is not. But the idea that Robinson Cano has used PEDs is enough to sicken any baseball fan or official.
Hartnett: Untradeable A-Rod Won't Be Going AnywhereRodriguez's contract is an albatross that the Yankees are going to be forced to live with. The Bombers made their bed with A-Rod, and now they're going to have to lie in it.
More Mets History For Santana, But This Time It's Nothing To Celebrate Johan Santana gave up his fifth grand slam as a Met on Friday, which according to Elias, broke a tie with Ron Taylor, Tug McGraw, Al Leiter and Armando Benitez for the most allowed in club history.
MLB All-Star Game PreviewIn a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.
Paul Goldschmidt Provides Diamondbacks With Raw Power At First BasePaul Goldschmidt’s greatest attribute is his raw power. At 6-foor-3, 245 pounds, he has smacked a combined 73 home runs over his last two professional seasons.
Reds Relying On Jay Bruce's Big Bat Once Again To Bolster OffenseOn the whole, Jay Bruce has accomplished a lot already in his career, but there is still room for him to grow.
Mets End Season On Perez's Extra-Inning LossOliver Perez hit Adam Kennedy with a pitch before walking three batters in a row in the 14th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Nationals In Town For Mets' Final SeriesThe New York Mets' record may indicate improvement over last season, but it's still not what embattled manager Jerry Manuel was anticipating.