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  1. Commission OK's changes to Cubs' reno plan

    ESPN.com news services

    CHICAGO -- The Commission on Chicago Landmarks has approved changes the Chicago Cubs made to their Wrigley Field renovation plan in an effort to obtain a possible federal tax credit. Cubs officials went before the panel Thursday to get a thumbs-u...

    Blog | December 04, 2014
  2. O's to lose Markakis?

    AJ Mass

    With the news that Nelson Cruz has agreed to a four-year, $57 million deal with the Seattle Mariners, one would think that the Baltimore Orioles would now redouble their efforts to make sure they don't lose Nick Markakis to another team as well. H...

    Blog | December 02, 2014
  3. Oakland Athletics trade Josh Donaldson to Toronto Blue Jays

    The Oakland Athletics have traded All-Star third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Toronto Blue Jays.

    Story | Conversation | November 28, 2014
  4. Farrell: Cespedes a possibility in center

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Red Sox manager John Farrell raised the possibility that Yoenis Cespedes could open the 2015 season as the team's center fielder, even as Cespedes looms as a potentially valuable trading chip in Boston's efforts to acquire starting pitching...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  5. Will Astros compete for top FA?

    AJ Mass

    In the past, the Houston Astros have been one of the lowest payrolls in the sport, but this winter, the team may finally be willing to spend a little money on free agents in an effort to show that they're finally ready to make push for the playoffs. ...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  6. Boston pushing for Lester reunion?

    AJ Mass

    There's little doubt that the Boston Red Sox are going to be hard at work this offseason in an effort to rebuild their stating rotation after selling it off for parts in the lead-up to the 2014 trade deadline. According to ESPN Boston's Gordon ...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  7. Royals making push for Tomas?

    AJ Mass

    Yasmany Tomas continues to receive a lot of interest from major league teams, and now it looks as though the Kansas City Royals may have decided to intensify their efforts to obtain the free agent's services for 2015 and beyond. As Andy McCullo...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  8. Pablo Sandoval seeks 6-year deal; San Francisco Giants engaged

    The Giants are planning their offseason around efforts to re-sign Pablo Sandoval, who according to his agent is seeking a six-year contract.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2014
  9. Montero on the move?

    AJ Mass

    A complete salary dump may not be in order for the Arizona Diamondbacks, but after losing 98 games with a payroll that topped $112 million in 2014, it would not come as a surprise to see an effort to rid the organization of some of its more expensive...

    Blog | November 04, 2014
  10. Royals already looking ahead?

    AJ Mass

    Although the Kansas City Royals watched their last-ditch effort to tie Game 7 of the World Series fall just 90 feet short just yesterday, it's still not too soon to speculate on what the team might be preparing to do to make sure they get all the way...

    Blog | October 30, 2014
  11. MLB - Madison Bumgarner saves the Giants

    Jayson Stark

    How did the Giants win the World Series? Two words: Madison Bumgarner. His five-inning shutout effort in relief earned him MVP honors and a secure place among the Fall Classic greats, Jayson Stark writes.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  12. Sports leagues file restraining order to stop New Jersey sports b...

    David Purdum

    The NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues filed a motion for a temporary restraining order Tuesday in an effort to halt legalized sports betting in New Jersey.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  13. Kansas City Royals basking in glow of success

    Jerry Crasnick

    Having won eight straight postseason games, the Royals have emerged as October's broom-wielding juggernaut.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2014
  14. Burning Questions: How to handle Harvey?

    Adam Rubin

    Jim McIsaac/Getty ImagesMatt Harvey will have his innings restricted in 2015, but how remains an open question.NEW YORK -- The only time Matt Harvey matched up with Stephen Strasburg in their careers, Harvey took a scoreless effort into the seventh i...

    Blog | October 10, 2014
  15. Final outing for Vogelsong?

    AJ Mass

    When the San Francisco Giants take the field on Tuesday in an effort to eliminate the Washington Nationals, it will be Ryan Vogelsong who will get the starting nod from manager Bruce Bochy. And, win or lose, it could well be the final time Vogelsong ...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  16. History Watch: Catchers' 'Extra Effort'

    Jayson Stark

    Welcome to the episode of our September History Watch in which we turn our attention to the guys who make knee surgeons everywhere drool by coiling into a catcher's squat about 100,000 times a year. But in between squatting, putting those fingers ...

    Blog | September 27, 2014