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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare for a potentially NBA-altering free agency, general...<p>Riddick picks best NFL team for Earl …

Los Angeles Lakers

David Ortiz May Have Had Slowest Home Run Trot in MLB History

It looks like hitting a lot of home runs has finally slowed down Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz.<p>Although there's no set pace for a batter to round the bases on a home run trot, Big Papi certainly never looks like he is in a hurry to get back to the dugout.<p>Ortiz has hit 433 home runs …

Michael Pineda's Hand Contains Suspicious Substance While Pitching vs. Red Sox

<b>Updates from Friday, April 11</b><p>Joel Sherman of <i>the New York Post</i> reports that Pineda shouldn't expect any punishment from Major League Baseball:<p><b>Original Text</b><p>New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda might have been relying on a little more than his right arm on Thursday night against the Boston …

Boston Red Sox

Girardi plays cards he's dealt, and they come up aces

NEW YORK -- Two weeks from now, the Yankees may not even remember this one. It'll just be seen as another brick in the wall. In its own way, though, …

Giants fall 6-5 to D-Backs in 10

On Farewell to Candlestick Night, the cackling spirit of the place cast one final curse. In a moment that belonged at the old yard, Diamondbacks center fielder Tony Campana lowered his head and ran to the wall to chase a Brandon Crawford drive.<p>When he turned around, the wind had knocked the ball …

Stephen Strasburg strikes out 12, Avisail Garcia will have season-ending surgery

Stephen Strasburg's strikeout game was on point Thursday. Meanwhile, one promising young White Sox player had a multi-homer game on the same day another found out that he'll miss the rest of the season.<p>"Obviously, we struck out a lot." -Marlins manager Mike Redmond<p>Mike Redmond is a perceptive man. …

Pittsburgh Pirates Picking Up Right Where They Left Off

After a stellar 2013 season in which they went 94-68 and won the National League Wild Card Game, the Pittsburgh Pirates appear to be on track for another great season in 2014.<p>Backed by the big bats of Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez and Russell Martin, the Pirates have a dangerous lineup that can …

Pineda says it's dirt, not pine tar, on right hand

NEW YORK -- The television cameras zoomed in for a closer look at Michael Pineda's right hand, and that led to widespread speculation on social media …

Baseball