Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite DugoutWhen Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Could Become Face Of FranchiseDown the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.
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.
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.
Kuroda Strikes Out 11, Yankees Shutout White Sox 4-0Hiroki Kuroda was on target as the Yankees defeated the White Sox, 4-0 on Saturday.
White Sox's Big Bats Do A Number On Yankees' Young ArmsA.J. Pierzynski homered twice, Paul Konerko and Alexei Ramirez also connected and the Chicago White Sox pounded the Yankees so hard that New York brought in outfielder Dewayne Wise to pitch in a 14-7 romp Friday night.
Yankees Waste Gem From A.J. BurnettPhil Humber held the Yankees hitless until Alex Rodriguez grounded a single up the middle with one out in the seventh inning Monday night and the Chicago White Sox made the effort stand up with a 2-0 victory.
New Offseason Rule Forces Yankees To Act FastBaseball's offseason market got busy even faster than usual Tuesday, with teams forced to make quick decisions on contract options as they prepare offers to a relatively weak free-agent class headed by Cliff Lee and Carl Crawford.
Derek Jeter, Cliff Lee On List Of 142 Free Agents Derek Jeter, Carl Crawford and Jayson Werth head a list of 142 players who have become free agents following the World Series.