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  1. Johnny-Come-Lately’s Guide to the MLB Stretch Run

    Michael Baumann

    Baseball isn't like the NBA, where you don't really need to pay attention until the second round of the playoffs. So if you've been on a spiritual quest to Cambodia or playing ninepins with the ghosts of Henry Hudson and his men in up...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  2. Former NBA star Tracy McGrady retires from professional baseball

    Talk about a memorable Wednesday: Tracy McGrady collected his first professional strikeout and retired from baseball in the same night.

    Story | Conversation | July 17, 2014
  3. Getting to know Mookie Betts a little better

    Mookie Betts

    Who is Mookie Betts? By now you have probably heard how he was nicknamed for former NBA guard Mookie Blaylock -- not 1986 Mets World Series hero Mookie Wilson. You know he got his first MLB hit in his debut game on "Sunday Night Baseball" at Yankee S...

    Blog | July 05, 2014
  4. Dallas stars shine at Nowitzki event

    Bryan Gutierrez

    FRISCO, Texas - The stars were out Saturday night as Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki hosted the 2014 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game presented by Baylor Medical Center. The game featured stars of the Mavericks and Dallas Cowboys and former Texa...

    Blog | June 21, 2014
  5. Some familiar names taken in draft

    David Schoenfield

    Ever wonder why baseball sees more father-son combos reach the highest level than the NFL or NBA? Two answers: Because baseball is harder to play, you have to start at a younger age and sons of major leaguers are obviously exposed to the sport as soo...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  6. Can't hurry Love

    Jackie MacMullan

    Jordan Johnson/NBAE/Getty ImagesAnother Kevin in Boston? Not so fast, Celtics fans.BOSTON -- Kevin Love sauntered into Boston's lyric little baseball park last weekend and -- just like that -- suddenly the possibilities seemed endless for a storied b...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  7. Tracy at the bat

    Shea Serrano

    On Saturday night, Tracy McGrady, former two-time NBA scoring champion and seven-time NBA All-Star, played professional baseball for a team called the Sugar Land Skeeters in Sugar Land, Texas. Eight notes from the game: McGrady's history, to me an...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  8. Former NBA star Tracy McGrady makes debut for Sugar Land Skeeters...

    Although he took the loss in his professional debut as a baseball pitcher, former NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady said Saturday it was "gratifying" to get on the mound Saturday night for the Sugar Land Skeeters.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2014
  9. Former NBA star Tracy McGrady makes baseball debut for Sugar Land...

    Former NBA star Tracy McGrady allowed two hits and two runs in 1⅔ innings and took the loss in his debut for the Sugar Land Skeeters on Saturday night.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2014
  10. MLB commissioner Bud Selig -- Baseball has never been more popula...

    Adam Rubin

    Commissioner Bud Selig, who intends to retire when his contract ends in January 2015, made a farewell-tour stop Friday at Coors Field. In a wide-ranging interview, Selig suggested baseball has "never been more popular."

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2014
  11. MLB free agency model proves players union wouldn't doom college ...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's Money Issue, Howard Bryant writes that NCAA executives claim a players union would destroy college sports. But a look at baseball's free agency fight from 40 years ago shows why you shouldn't believe them.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2014
  12. Playoffs 'lovely,' but Mavs have loftier goals

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- This isn't baseball, so the Dallas Mavericks didn't pop any champagne bottles in the locker room after clinching a playoff berth Saturday night. There weren't any wild celebrations, but there was a sense of temporary satisfaction. "Ah...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  13. NBA referee Dick Bavetta betters Cal Ripken Jr. with 2,633rd cons...

    Ohm Youngmisuk

    NBA referee Dick Bavetta worked his 2,633rd consecutive game assignment Wednesday, an ironman streak even longer than the one baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. compiled.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2014
  14. Clinching playoff spot won't excite Bulls

    Doug Padilla

    DEERFIELD, Ill. -- In baseball, clinching a playoff berth means champagne spraying, beer showers and probably a day off for the starters the following evening as the hangovers settle down. The Chicago Bulls could have clinched an NBA playoff spot ...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  15. Randy Foye, Carlos Boozer among fringe players worth dropping - F...

    Brian McKitish

    Brian McKitish updates his top 130 fantasy basketball player rankings and identifies players near the bottom of the ranks to keep or drop during the season's final stretch.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2014
  16. Sugar Land Skeeters invite Tracy McGrady to camp

    Retired NBA star Tracy McGrady is moving closer to his dream of playing professional baseball.

    Story | Conversation | March 10, 2014