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  1. All-Star center Yao quenches thirst for Gatorade

    Darren Rovell

    All-Star center Yao Ming added yet another company to his growing list of endorsement deals.

    Story | Conversation | February 06, 2003
  2. Rapid Reaction: Sox draft LHP Rodon

    Doug Padilla

    The Chicago White Sox had the No. 3 pick overall Thursday in the Major League Baseball first-year player draft. The pick: Carlos Rodon, left-handed pitcher, North Carolina State, 6-foot-4, 235 pounds. His stats: Rodon went 6-7 for the Wolfpack...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  3. Double jeopardy for Miller: 'It stinks'

    Gordon Edes

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Andrew Miller folded his 6-foot-7 frame in half as he crouched on his haunches in foul territory beyond the third-base line, staring out toward left field. Most of his Red Sox teammates had already disappeared down the dugout steps ...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  4. Pineda's success a feel-good story

    Wallace Matthews

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Michael Pineda's command of the English language is not as good as his command of his slider, but the 6-foot-7, 25-year-old right-hander had no trouble making himself understood when expressing his emotions upon learning he had been na...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  5. McCann on facing Pineda: 'Uncomfortable'

    Andrew Marchand

    It is as if Michael Pineda is releasing his 93 mph fastball from the upper deck. On top of the 10-inch mound, the 6-foot-7 Pineda delivers his pitches from a Manute Bol-like release point. Just 60 feet, 6 inches away, a batter feels quite small. "...

    Blog | March 13, 2014
  6. Girardi: Pineda looking better

    Andrew Marchand

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Joe Girardi thought he saw a different Michael Pineda early Tuesday morning. As the 6-foot-7, 260-pound great right hope fired away during his initial bullpen session of the spring, the manger noticed a smoothness to his delivery that ...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  7. Totally helpless feeling facing Greg Maddux

    Doug Glanville

    Batting against Greg Maddux was an act of futility because there was no way you could ever have success against him.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2014
  8. Futures Game good test for 3 Sox prospects

    Gordon Edes

    OAKLAND -- The Red Sox will be represented by three players at Sunday's All-Star Futures Game in New York's Citi Field: much heralded shortstop Xander Bogaerts on the World team and 6-foot-7 right-handed pitcher Anthony Ranaudo and third baseman Gari...

    Blog | July 14, 2013
  9. Yanks pick 6-foot-7 OF in 1st round

    Andrew Marchand

    With the 32nd selection of the first round, the Yankees picked 6-foot-7, 255-pound outfielder Aaron Judge. He played center field at Fresno State. He is right-handed. Here's Keith Law's thoughts on Judge: "Judge is taller than any outfielder i...

    Blog | June 06, 2013
  10. First Pitch: By the way, CC is just fine

    Andrew Marchand

    When a starter is about to turn 33, when he is 6-foot-7 and around 300 pounds, when he has thrown 2,613 1/3 innings in 13 years, there is a tendency to wonder: Is the best behind him? CC Sabathia started this year without his best velocity, wh...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  11. Former Marlin Josh Johnson takes season in Toronto, contract futu...

    Jerry Crasnick

    If former Marlins ace Josh Johnson can pitch like one in Toronto, a lucrative free-agent payout awaits.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2013
  12. Cleveland Cavaliers claim forward Jon Leuer off waivers from Hous...

    The Cleveland Cavaliers claimed forward Jon Leuer off waivers from the Houston Rockets on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2012
  13. Adam Wainwright talks life after TJ surgery

    Anna McDonald

    ST. LOUIS -- Those who know Adam Wainwright's posture on the pitching mound can easily recognize him anywhere. Standing in the middle of his teammates shagging balls in the outfield at 6-foot-7 and 228 pounds he stands with his legs apart, his glove ...

    Blog | June 22, 2012
  14. Olney: Pineda is a huge addition (literally)

    Buster Olney

    TAMPA, Fla. -- CC Sabathia, a redwood of a pitcher at 6-foot-7, has a pants inseam of 36 inches. Ivan Nova, who is about 6-5, has an inseam of 40 inches. "But I have it that long because I wear my pants long," Nova explained, saying his legs really a...

    Blog | February 21, 2012
  15. The Yankees' 'big' addition

    Buster Olney

    TAMPA, Fla. -- CC Sabathia, a redwood of a pitcher at 6-foot-7, has a pants inseam of 36 inches. Ivan Nova, who is about 6-5, has an inseam of 40 inches. "But I have it that long because I wear my pants long," Nova explained, saying his legs really a...

    Blog | February 21, 2012
  16. Michael Pineda opened eyes on his first day in New York Yankees c...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that on his first day of spring training with the New York Yankees, Michael Pineda drew attention for his size and physical ability. Pineda has the chance to become a front-of-the-rotation starter alongside CC Sabathia.

    Blog | Conversation | February 21, 2012