Los Angeles Dodgers have baseball’s biggest payroll

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The New York Yankees had owned baseball's biggest payroll in each of the past 15 seasons. That streak ended on Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and their projected payroll of $235 million topped all of Major League Baseball. The last time the Yankees weren't atop the payroll rankings was way ...

Detroit Tigers interested in Brian Wilson as closer

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Brian Wilson made a fairly miraculous recovery from a second Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow this year to be a valuable member of the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen. He was so good that the Detroit Tigers are reportedly interested in bringing him aboard as the team's closer for ...

Chargers vs. Raiders start time moved back due to MLB playoffs

Monday, September 30th, 2013

The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders play in Week 5 of the 2013 NFL season and were set to kick off at 4:25 p.m. ET next Sunday. Well thanks to the Major League Baseball playoffs, that game's start time has been moved to 11:35 p.m. ET. The Oakland A's will ...

Report: Biogenesis suspensions coming by Monday

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

An Associated Press report released Thursday night suggests that Major League Baseball will hand down suspensions in the Biogenesis case by Monday so that some players involved will have a chance to return for the postseason. While some could be announced as early as Friday, the MLB office has apparently ...

Rick Porcello had one of the worst starts in baseball history

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Rick Porcello made history on Saturday, but not the kind he'll want to be remembered for. The Detroit Tigers right-hander logged one of the worst starts in Major League Baseball history in a 10-0 loss to the Los Angeles Angels. Porcello toe'd the slab in Anaheim for the Tigers, and lasted ...

Bryan Stow attends Game 2 of World Series

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan who was nearly beaten to death outside Dodger Stadium on Opening Day of 2011, attended Game 2 of the World Series Thursday night as a guest of the team. A spokeswoman for the Giants said Stow's family requested privacy and the team didn't announce ...

Justin Verlander, Felix Hernandez Dominating AL Cy Young Chase

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander had possibly his worst start of the season Tuesday night, giving up seven earned runs on ten hits. He ended up with a no-decision in a 9-8 Tigers loss. The bad outing might have swung the race for the 2012 American League Cy Young Award ...

Tigers, Marlins Discussing Matt Garza With Cubs

Sunday, January 1st, 2012

The Detroit Tigers lost out in the Gio Gonzalez sweepstakes when the Oakland A's dealt the lefty to the Washington Nationals, but that doesn't mean the Tigers don't have other options. Detroit has apparently expressed serious interest in Chicago Cubs right-hander Matt Garza and they aren't the only ones. The Miami ...