Gregg Zaun says young players should be physically abused and hazed by veterans. So they can learn respect.
Feb 20, 2015, 12:31 PM EDT
You know, like Cal Ripken did to Zaun.
Feb 20, 2015, 11:30 AM EDT
The new rules make sense and shouldn’t cause too much disruption. And they may actually, you know, speed up the game.
Feb 20, 2015, 10:31 AM EDT
Batters must keep a foot in the box, pitchers must be ready to go when the commercials are over and everything that happens between innings is gonna be timed.
Feb 20, 2015, 9:59 AM EDT
I know you’re sick of A-Rod stories, but I’m sorry, when someone refrains from calling him the antichrist, that’s news.
Feb 20, 2015, 8:48 AM EDT
He served his time and is trying to be a better citizen. But he still doesn’t think he endangered anyone by driving 105 m.p.h. on an urban freeway.
Feb 20, 2015, 7:18 AM EDT
If anyone needs me, I’ll be spending the second week of March getting my rear end kicked by this man, probably.
Feb 19, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT
A pretty SABR-savvy move for a manager not often lauded as SABR-savvy.
Feb 19, 2015, 3:46 PM EDT
Not all mustaches are great. To the extent you believe that, you’ve been lied to by Big Mustache.
Feb 19, 2015, 3:02 PM EDT
The Dbacks’ 1B-OF will make $6.9 million in 2015.
Feb 19, 2015, 1:45 PM EDT
Claims of Montero being in The Best Shape of His Life were somewhat understated.
Feb 19, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
God, he always wants the spotlight on him, doesn’t he?
Feb 19, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT
It’s only armed with cameras. For now.
Feb 19, 2015, 11:33 AM EDT
Theoretically you could have a 25-man bullpen. We’ll probably see it in practice by the mid-2020s.
Feb 19, 2015, 11:02 AM EDT
Malkovich Malkovich Malkovich
Feb 19, 2015, 10:30 AM EDT
Since they’re Mets’ baseballs, I presume they’re barely used at all, of course. Certainly not damaged in any appreciable way.
Feb 19, 2015, 9:43 AM EDT
Maybe not great that a guy who runs a sports agency doesn’t know one ballplayer from another?
Feb 19, 2015, 9:12 AM EDT
Broadcast rights fees continue to explode
Feb 19, 2015, 8:34 AM EDT
At least one columnist thinks that’d have been a good deal. What say you?
Feb 18, 2015, 5:05 PM EDT
On the first day of spring training, man. Talking about getting off on the wrong foot.
Feb 18, 2015, 4:02 PM EDT
This describes any given seven-year stretch in most of our lives, though, right?
Feb 18, 2015, 3:32 PM EDT
It’s still possible that the Tigers’ slugger will be ready for Opening Day.
Feb 18, 2015, 2:56 PM EDT
I’d never expect a reasoned or measured response from Mike Lupica. But you’d think he’d at least aspire to basic human decency.
Feb 18, 2015, 1:44 PM EDT
There are pieces of work. Then there was Calvin Griffith.
Feb 18, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT
It was thought he’d compete for the fifth slot. Today Bruce Bochy made it sound like the job is his.
Feb 18, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT
This defense seems to work for Andy Pettitte when it does not work for any other PED guy.
- Alex Rodriguez hits 659th career home run, now one shy of tying Willie Mays 15
- Pitchers batting is dumb and the DH should be universal 238
- Max Scherzer doubtful for next start due to thumb injury 3
- Protesters converge on Oriole Park at Camden Yards 141
- It sure sounds like Adam Wainwright suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Saturday night 40
- Settling the Score: Saturday’s results 33
- Report: Rangers will pay Josh Hamilton less than $7 million; deal includes opt-out after two years 98
- Suspensions announced for Thursday’s brawl between the White Sox and Royals 78
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- The early leaders in MLB’s “Franchise Four” thing have been announced (166)
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