After serving a 50-game suspension for his part in the Biogenesis scandal, Jhonny Peralta has a right to play in this year's postseason because that's what the rules state.
Before we condemn A-Rod, we should try to understand what drives (and what has always driven) players to performance-enhancers.
We've heard lots of news from the MLB winter meetings, but here are some ultra-secret scoops.
How will the news about David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez affect the screenplay for "Fever Pitch 2"?
Winning Game 7 of the ALCS had seemed like a foregone conclusion for the Red Sox, but the Rays are the team heading to the World Series.
Jim Caple envisions Manny Ramirez's Hall of Fame plaque ... if teams had given in to Manny being Manny.
The Red Sox may make a trade before the deadline, but their biggest July move likely will be activating David Ortiz from the disabled list.
Daisuke Matsuzaka struggled mightily while pitching in his homeland of Japan, but the Red Sox recovered to defeat the A's in the regular-season opener.
Jim Caple has a message for anyone who wouldn't want Alex Rodriguez on his team: You're insane.
Fenway Park is the best stadium in the majors, writes Jim Caple. And the Yankees are fools for building a new park.
Even when you finally shut down David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez, there are other batters who can make a pitcher want to break into a cold sweat.
The Red Sox have two things going for them: an off day and their ace in Game 5.
Cleveland's bullpen never flinched, while Boston's collapsed in a heap under the weight of a seven-run 11th inning.
C.C. Sabathia's postseason struggles continued into the ALCS, and the Indians will need Sabathia's best if they have any hope of overcoming the Red Sox.
Page 2's Jim Caple provides the inside scoop on news and notes from around the major leagues this spring.
The Off Base crystal ball predicts the final hours of the heated negotiations to sign Japanese pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka.