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  1. Cardinals Trevor Rosenthal throws over 100 mph, but does pitching...

    Hunter Atkins

    In ESPN The Magazine, Hunter Atkins writes that pitchers are throwing harder than ever, and a few of them, like Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal, run the gun into triple digits. But is that a good thing?

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2014
  2. Detroit Tigers' Jose Valverde quite a resurrection story

    Jerry Crasnick

    A forgotten man just a short time ago, Jose Valverde is back in a familiar role as the Tigers' closer.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2013
  3. Oakland Athletics right-hander Jarrod Parker is a star in the mak...

    Christina Kahrl

    Oakland Athletics right-hander Jarrod Parker is a star in the making, writes Christina Kahrl.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2013
  4. Former Seattle Mariners GM, Texas Rangers executive Hal Keller di...

    Hal Keller, a former Seattle Mariners general manager and longtime Texas Rangers executive who helped bring the radar gun to the major leagues, has died. He was 84.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2012
  5. Darwin Barney, Gordon Beckham both valuable second basemen last w...

    AJ Mass

    AJ Mass updates his Top 100 points league rankings, including notes on players trending up or down, and cautions fantasy owners not to get too crazy with unnecessary lineup moves.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2012
  6. 2011 Fall Classic: Rangers vs. Cardinals

    Jeff Caplan

    And so it's all set: The St. Louis Cardinals and the Texas Rangers. Game 1 of the World Series is Wednesday night from Busch Stadium in the heart of downtown St. Louis. It'll be the Rangers' top gun C.J. Wilson (0-2, 8.04 ERA) against the Cards' a...

    Blog | October 16, 2011
  7. Duff McKagan: New York sports fans, I'm sorry … a little

    Duff McKagan

    New York sports teams such as the Yankees, Jets and Knicks have always been the big, rich bullies but even underdog-loving Duff McKagan finds some sympathy for some of New York's sports losses.

    Story | Conversation | October 10, 2011
  8. Young guns not delivering needed spark

    Doug Padilla

    DETROIT - Let them eat cake. OK, maybe that's a bit much, but manager Ozzie Guillen gave the people what they wanted Friday when he started all three of his young sparkplugs against Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers. Not only that, a stru...

    Blog | September 02, 2011
  9. Farm report: Mid-90s plenty for Rhiner

    Adam Rubin

    Rhiner Cruz has not quite reached 100 mph on a radar gun. "Just 99," Cruz said. Courtesy of New York Mets Rhiner Cruz Still, the right-handed reliever has been plenty good enough for the Binghamton Mets of late. In his past four r...

    Blog | June 22, 2011
  10. Mariners sweep three-game series vs. Tigers for first time since ...

    Rookie Michael Pineda struck out nine in six sharp innings and Miguel Olivo and Luis Rodriguez each homered to help the Mariners beat Detroit 7-2 for a three-game sweep of the Tigers.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | April 28, 2011
  11. MLB: Where a ball is released can play funny games with the eye, ...

    Buster Olney

    Inevitably, an injury will arise, or a race for the pennant will become so imperiled that it will be time to deal. And these are the pitching targets many will be calling about come spring (or even before).

    Blog | Conversation | February 03, 2011
  12. Stephen Strasburg wasted no time in alerting observers about his ...

    Buster Olney

    Everybody who saw Stephen Strasburg last night felt like they were seeing something authentic, something hard to place. Even the plate umpire had to adjust to what he was dealing with. So, too, will the rest of the league.

    Blog | Conversation | June 09, 2010
  13. June 8 makes sense for Stephen Strasburg debut

    Buster Olney

    Speculation is running rampant as to when star prospect Stephen Strasburg will make his major league debut. But a June 8 home matchup against the Pirates seems to be as good a time as any. Plus, why the Red Sox could already be looking to next season.

    Blog | Conversation | May 09, 2010
  14. Broxton, Rangers, Chamberlain among what to watch in second half

    Chris Singleton says each division offers a storyline to watch in the second half.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | July 14, 2009
  15. Tigers, Bonderman agree to $38M extension

    Pitcher Jeremy Bonderman and the Detroit Tigers agreed Monday to a $38 million, four-year contract.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2006
  16. Liriano has a bright future

    Keith Law

    It's been a long, long time since we've seen this many quality rookie pitchers. Keith Law reviews the top 10 young guns.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2006