Red Sox fan awarded $4.3 million by Connecticut jury

Friday, June 28th, 2013

It's been a bad week for Boston sports fans. So bad that the best thing that has happened to one of them required getting stabbed in the neck. A jury in Connecticut awarded a Red Sox fan, Monte Friere, $4.3 million on Thursday after finding a restaurant negligent for continuing to ...

Report: Alex Rodriguez met with Anthony Bosch during 2012 ALCS

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

We have yet another layer of the story involving Major League Baseball's investigation into the Biogenesis clinic in Miami. An associate of clinic founder Anthony Bosch, claims Bosch met with New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez in Detroit during the 2012 American League Championship series. The Yankees were swept by ...

Derek Jeter medically cleared for baseball activites

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

After nearly eight months of recovery, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has finally been cleared to resume full baseball activities. Jeter has been taking grounders and playing long toss at 180 feet for a few days, but on Thursday he was fully medically cleared. Jeter was examined by Dr. Robert ...

Derek Jeter has boot removed from ankle, still no timetable for return

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter donned a uniform at Yankees Stadium on Wednesday afternoon, but he's not close to returning to action. The 38-year-old had the boot removed from his surgically repaired left ankle and played catch before the Yankees took on the New York Mets. Jeter re-fractured the ankle ...

Alex Rodriguez hits field for first time since hip surgery

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Alex Rodriguez has finally hit the field nearly four months since having hip surgery on January 16. On Monday he joined several injured New York Yankees teammates for a workout at the team's minor league complex in Tampa, Florida. The 37-year-old third baseman hit off a tee, ran and played catch. ...

New York Yankees close to landing Vernon Wells

Sunday, March 24th, 2013

The New York Yankees and California Anaheim Los Angeles Angels are close to completing a deal that would send Vernon Wells and his horrific contract to the Bronx. The 34-year-old outfielder will have to waive his no-trade clause for it to happen, but it appears he's ready to do just ...

Derek Jeter scratched from Yankees lineup due to ankle issues

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Derek Jeter's recovery from a broken left ankle was going as smoothly as could be expected so far this spring, until a hiccup on Tuesday. The New York Yankees shortstop and captain was removed from the team's lineup on Tuesday for "precautionary reasons" because his surgically repaired ankle was "stiff." The ...