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  1. 2015 Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers

    Mar 17, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Andrew Friedman, Stan Kasten

    The Dodgers made a host of changes with their front office and their roster, but will it get them over the hump in October?

  2. A morning of champions at Royals Camp

    Mar 16, 2015, 1:45 PM EDT

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    The Royals proudly, and justifiably, called themselves champions here in Surprise, Arizona this morning.

  3. Oscars aficionado John Axford offers his expert picks

    Feb 22, 2015, 7:15 PM EDT

    John Axford

    John Axford knows what he’s talking about when it comes to the Oscars, as he went 18-for-18 last season. Can he keep the streak alive tonight?

  4. Video: Mets offer predictions for Best Picture

    Feb 22, 2015, 9:02 AM EDT

    oscars

    Jon Niese, Matt Harvey, and Travis d’Arnaud offer predictions for tonight’s Academy Awards …

  5. Mike Scioscia says he’s leaning toward batting Mike Trout second

    Feb 19, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT

    Mike Trout

    A pretty SABR-savvy move for a manager not often lauded as SABR-savvy.

  6. 11 years ago today the Yankees traded for Alex Rodriguez

    Feb 16, 2015, 12:42 PM EDT

    Alex Rodriguez

    On this date 11 years ago the Rangers traded Alex Rodriguez to the Yankees in exchange for Alfonso Soriano and Joaquin Arias.

  7. Video: Jeffrey Loria, Rob Manfred talk 2017 All-Star Game

    Feb 15, 2015, 10:59 AM EDT

    marlins video

    Watch as Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, Marlins president David Samson, and MLB commissioner officially peg Miami as the host city for the 2017 All-Star Game …

  8. Miguel Cabrera set for checkup with doctors on Tuesday

    Feb 12, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

    Miguel Cabrera AP

    Miguel Cabrera’s status for Opening Day is in question as he makes his way back from surgery to remove bone spurs from his right ankle and repair a stress fracture in his foot, but the Tigers hope to have more clarity on his timetable soon.

  9. The Spink Award: it ain’t what it used to be

    Feb 9, 2015, 2:30 PM EDT

    Cooperstown

    This year’s winner has been taken off the beat before he can even give his acceptance speech.

  10. Joe Posnanski: Remembering ‘Mr. Cub,’ Ernie Banks

    Jan 24, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT

    MLB Photos Archive

    From the start, even in those turbulent times, even though Chicago was finding its way in a changing America, people in Chicago did not see the color of his skin. From the start, Chicago loved Ernie Banks.

  11. Bud Selig on St. Louis: “You are the best baseball city.”

    Jan 19, 2015, 8:02 AM EDT

    Bud Selig

    Many awards were handed out at the 57th annual St. Louis BBWAA Dinner on Sunday night, but it was an informal one from Bud Selig that really stood out.

  12. Randy Johnson will wear a Diamondbacks hat in the Hall of Fame

    Jan 16, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT

    Randy Johnson Dbacks

    One fan base was going to be upset either way.

  13. Hall voter thinks Mike Piazza isn’t a Hall of Famer even if you ignore PED issues

    Jan 9, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT

    10 METS FAYTOK

    This is . . . oh, my. This is hard to get one’s brain around.

  14. Miller Park to get a “new fan experience” which honors Bud Selig. Um, what?

    Dec 15, 2014, 9:33 AM EDT

    MLB Commissioner Bud Selig speaks during a news conference in New York

    I hope it’s a Bud Selig-themed bar. Let’s imagine what that looks like.

  15. Steven Souza wins GIBBY for Play of the Year

    Dec 7, 2014, 8:56 AM EDT

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    The GIBBYs were initiated by MLB in 2002. They’re a bit silly, but any reason is a good reason to watch that play again. Souza got a Best Buy gift card from Jordan Zimmermann for the effort.

  16. The Hall of Fame ballot limit is a problem. But the composition of the electorate is a bigger one.

    Dec 5, 2014, 8:30 AM EDT

    Cooperstown

    Opening up the ballot to more than ten votes is a good idea. But the fact is, only 50 percent of all ballots contained ten votes last year, and that was a record high. The real problem in Hall of Fame voting is not the ballot. It’s the voters.

  17. Bob Ryan suggests the Hall of Fame should take “complete charge” of PED issue

    Nov 30, 2014, 9:25 PM EDT

    Barry Bonds

    Bob Ryan has a reasonable suggestion to help get rid of the controversy over issuing Hall of Fame votes for players suspected of using performance-enhancing drugs.

  18. Clayton Kershaw wins the National League Most Valuable Player Award

    Nov 13, 2014, 6:56 PM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw adds yet more hardware to his mantle.

  19. Nick Markakis is close to re-signing with the Orioles

    Nov 13, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

    Nick Markakis

    Baltimore declined its $17.5 million option on Nick Markakis for 2015, making him a free agent after nine seasons with the Orioles.

  20. Clayton Kershaw wins the 2014 National League Cy Young Award by unanimous vote

    Nov 12, 2014, 6:20 PM EDT

    clayton kershaw getty

    In the least-surprising result of this award season, Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has been named the 2014 Cy Young Award winner in the National League by the Baseball Writers Association of America. It was a unanimous vote — the first since Tigers righty Justin Verlander won unanimously in 2011.

  21. 2014 Silver Slugger Award winners are announced

    Nov 6, 2014, 6:01 PM EDT

    silver slugger getty

    The Silver Slugger Award is given annually to the top offensive player at each position in both the American League and the National League. Votes are cast by MLB’s coaches and managers.

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