• From
    • To


28 results for "baseball tonight"

Page of 1
  1. Baseball in need of more run production

    Buster Olney

    The topic of parity came up Thursday on "Baseball Tonight," and Rick Sutcliffe mentioned how the sport has changed over the last decade, in the wake of the steroid era. Many, many pitchers have used performance-enhancing drugs, for sure, but the s...

    Blog | July 04, 2014
  2. Mike Trout and the $400 million question

    Buster Olney

    During the winter meetings last week, general managers rotated through the ESPN workroom to answer thematic questions. Their responses are used going into and coming out of commercials during "Baseball Tonight," and one of the questions posed was: Wh...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  3. MLB: When Josh Johnson faces Roy Halladay tonight, he'll be facin...

    Buster Olney

    Josh Johnson has become, on any given night, the most dominant pitcher in baseball. Tonight, he'll face the guy who is perhaps the class of the league in the dominance department. You don't have to tell Johnson though -- he's studied Roy Halladay.

    Blog | Conversation | May 10, 2011
  4. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    The playoff teams aren't set yet. But that isn't all. Buster Olney runs down the list of the nine biggest unresolved issues.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2010
  5. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    These Padres may be new to the postseason hunt, but their quest is being aided by the old, yet steady hand of veteran Matt Stairs, writes Buster Olney.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2010
  6. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    Even the best teams in baseball have some flaws, things that should cause them concern as they chug toward October. Buster Olney waves some red flags.

    Story | Conversation | September 01, 2010
  7. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    Derrek Lee realized the Angels were done when he rejected a trade last month. A move to the Braves, now that was one he could live with, says Buster Olney.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2010
  8. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    The Reds are getting close to calling up lefty fireballer Aroldis Chapman from the minors, a move Buster Olney says will likely frustrate NL hitters and bolster the Reds' hopes at a long-awaited return to the postseason.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2010
  9. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    Cliff Lee has already proved he can handle being traded from a poor team into the middle of a pennant race, which is why he is so attractive to so many teams, says Buster Olney.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2010
  10. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    The Mets are on the market for some pitching, but not some run-of-the-mill, back-of-the-rotation starter. No, Buster Olney says, they could be shopping for a big-time arm.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2010
  11. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    Ken Macha might soon be fired as Brewers manager, but the problems in Milwaukee are not his fault.

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2010
  12. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    These 10 players have struggled, and it's had a definitive impact on their teams, but Buster Olney says don't give up on these guys just yet.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2010
  13. MLB - Buster Olney - Carlos Zambrano move is classic Lou Piniella...

    Buster Olney

    After moving starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano to the bullpen, Cubs manager Lou Piniella again proved that he is not the sort of manager who will sit on his hands while his team struggles.

    Blog | Conversation | April 22, 2010
  14. Jimenez no-hitter mirrors career arc

    Buster Olney

    Ubaldo Jimenez called into "Baseball Tonight" during a commercial break Saturday, and as he chatted with the folks on the show before his interview started, he sounded the way that you'd imagine someone who'd just thrown a no-hitter would s...

    Blog | April 18, 2010
  15. Colorado Rockies' Ubaldo Jimenez's no-hitter mirrors his career a...

    Buster Olney

    In throwing the first no-hitter in Rockies team history Saturday, Ubaldo Jimenez demonstrated how he's grown as a player. Plus, a few notes on Cal Ripken's job prospects with the Orioles and a recap of the 20-inning Mets-Cardinals marathon.

    Blog | Conversation | April 18, 2010
  16. Baseball Tonight Clubhouse

    Buster Olney

    From waivers to a Home Run Derby title to a 33-homer season to who-knows-what's-next, that has been the rapid career arc for the Rangers' Nelson Cruz.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2010