Why should the young guys have all the fun? Veteran pitchers like Tom Glavine, 40, are defying Father Time.
As the season approaches the quarter pole, here's a look at the most surprising and disappointing developments.
Money will be spent, but without any franchise players available, it's a down year for free agency.
Life on the road is better than it has ever been for major league baseball players, writes Sean McAdam.
With the Red Sox and Yankees looking old and vulnerable, the AL playoff race is officially up for grabs.
In going with Miguel Batista as their closer, the Blue Jays felt he was the best man for the job, all things considered.
So much for fiscal restraint. Free-agent signings like J.D. Drew are proof the money is flowing nicely in MLB.
Pudge facing the Marlins and bragging rights for SoCal are among the best matchups this season.
Baseball is still called the national pastime, but football is by far the more popular sport in American society.
The designated hitter debuted in 1973. And signs point to it remaining in place for the foreseeable future.
The NFL loves to trumpet the virtues of its parity, but the big leagues are every bit the land of opportunity.
Johan Santana and Carl Pavano weren't All-Stars in '03, but both proved to be invaluable to their teams.
Johan Santana, Ben Weber and Michael Young are among the league's most under-appreciated players.
With their signing of Miguel Tejada, the Orioles emerged from the winter meetings on an unfamiliar high.
With A-Rod on the block and the Yankees looking to catch up, the winter meetings could get wild.
A team-by-team look at who's ready to wheel and deal with the trade deadline less than a month away.