Rather than squirm behind a microphone on a podium, Randy Johnson did it his way. He called it quits on a conference call, and his timing was fitting.
Randy Johnson will hold a conference call Tuesday to "discuss his baseball future," his agents at Octagon said.
Randy Johnson versus ... John Kruk in the 1993 All-Star Game ... a dove ... the Braves in 2004. Here's a look at some of the most memorable moments -- good and bad -- in the Big Unit's storied career.
To quadrigenarians Jamie Moyer, Gary Sheffield and Randy Johnson, age is just another number in their illustrious careers.
Randy Johnson is feeling confident, healthy and quite spry. It showed in his second Cactus League start this spring, as Johnson pitched shutout ball and struck out seven Diamondbacks in three innings of work.
Randy Johnson needs just five wins to reach a career total of 300, but his goals are a bit loftier.
The Giants could be dangerous in the NL West if they can add another productive bat to their lineup.
From Randy Johnson to Felipe Lopez to Juan Rivera, "Starting 9" highlights the free agents who could prove to be a nice value for a relatively bargain price.
The 2005-06 free-agent crop looks like a downer – short on starting pitching and long on aging icons.
Jason Schmidt threw 144 pitches in his most recent start, sparking debate over the validity of pitch counts.
At playoff time, it's all about the pitching, which ought to give the Cubs and White Sox plenty of hope.