Royals rookie Yordano Ventura looked up to Pedro Martinez as a kid, but now he must tap into some Pedro World Series magic, writes Jerry Crasnick.
In ESPN The Magazine, Sam Miller writes that even though the L.A. Angels and Dodgers have the money for big-name veterans, young talent wins in today's game.
Samsung Next Level Player of the Week nominees include Derek Jeter, Megan Rapinoe, James Shields and Adam Dunn.
Based on that final balloting update, it appears the American League starting lineup for the All-Star game will be loaded with Yankees and Red Sox.
Samsung Next Level Player of the Week nominees include Dirk Nowitzki, James Shields, Chris Bosh and Jake Peavy.
James Shields struck out nine in a four-hitter and the surging Tampa Bay Rays beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 on Tuesday night for their seventh win in eight games.
Tampa Bay is already a phenomenally talented team -- a glance at the roster could tell anybody as much. But the style the Rays play, with players flying around the basepaths, is causing problems for the opposition. Talent is great, but speed kills.
Ozzie Guillen says the White Sox should be embarrassed -- he is.
We look at Alexei Ramirez, Bobby Abreu, Pat Burrell, Jimmy Rollins and James Loney --- will their early 2009 slumps be resolved by the summer?
Spring training numbers always are tricky. Here are some hot or cold ones to ignore.
Andy Gonzalez and Jim Thome homered to back Jon Garland's strong pitching and lead the Chicago White Sox to a 6-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays on Tuesday night.