Roger Clemens

Sound familiar? Sons of big leaguers fill Blue Jays' lineup

It could have been called the "Legacy Game" when a Toronto Blue Jays split squad played the Canadian Junior National Team.<p>The Blue Jays' starting …


Roy Halladay's son, Braden, is following in his footsteps

DUNEDIN, Fla. – Then, one day, there’s an orthodontist appointment. Or a baseball practice. Some homework to get to. Christmas comes and goes, and …


Braden Halladay will pitch against Roy Halladay's old team in a spring training game

The loss of Roy Halladay still hangs heavy on the baseball community, especially in Toronto, where the Blue Jays have plans to honor their former ace …

Toronto Blue Jays

Rahm, Fleetwood, Leishman Perez to Join WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play Bracket Special

<b>90-Minute Live Special on Golf Channel to Originate from Austin’s Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt; Bracket Drawn Before Live Audience to Reveal Group</b> …


Harden helps Rockets over Clippers 101-96

There was no celebrating in Houston's locker room on Thursday night after the Rockets clinched the Southwest Division title.<p>"It's good, but not this …


Sweet sweep: Hogs top ’Horns, prepare for SEC opener

The No. 10 Arkansas baseball team put its final touches on SEC prep by winning its second game in as many days over an old rival.

College Sports

PawSox to Host Free "Taste of Spring" Open House Saturday, March 24 at 12:00 Noon at McCoy Stadium

Polar bear mascots Paws and Sox, as well as their friends Homer and Stitch, will entertain children, who can pose for photos, get autographs, and …

Minor League Baseball

MLB Madness! Ranking the best postseason upset ever for all 30 teams

Who do you like in the NCAA tournament? I always pick Gonzaga. Hey, it almost worked last year! In honor of March Madness, my editor tossed me an …


Augie Garrido, the winningest college baseball coach of all-time, dies at 79

Legendary baseball coach Augie Garrido has died at age 79 following a stroke, the University of Texas announced Thursday.<p>Augie Garrido might not be …


BACK PAGE MADNESS: Vote for the best back page of the past year

We here at the Daily News are getting into the March Madness spirit.


Baseball Player Caught Beating Girlfriend On Stadium Surveillance

A professional baseball team in Pennsylvania has cut outfielder <b>Danry Vasquez</b> after a 2016 video surfaced showing him beating the hell out of his …


State of the Hogs: Putting the hurt on Texas

Texas didn't pitch like vintage Texas and Arkansas romped, 13-4, Tuesday night at Baum Stadium.

College Sports

Which NCAA basketball tournament school produced the best baseball player?

If you are like most Americans, you’ve spent the last 11 months ignoring college basketball. But now you are intensely interested in the game because …

College Sports

Hogs, 'Horns renewal provides 'unique' midweek series

Two old Southwest Conference foes will square off in Fayetteville this week when No. 10 Arkansas (11-4) hosts Texas (9-7) on Tuesday night and …

College Sports

Photo Recap

SXSW Interactive is a treasure trove for marketing leaders to learn, network and have some fun with the best of the best in the industry! This year …

SXSW Interactive

James Clapper avoids charges for 'clearly erroneous' surveillance testimony

Former intelligence chief James Clapper is poised to avoid charges for allegedly lying to Congress following five years of apparent inaction by the …

Donald Trump

Phillies sign Jake Arrieta to 3-year deal

Arrieta boosts Philadelphia’s rotation in a major way.The Phillies have agreed to a three-year deal, $75 million deal with free-agent starting …


These Astros spring training shirts definitely won’t backfire

With spring training underway, the Houston Astros are already making a bold prediction for the 2018 season.<p>Every championship team comes back the …


Why the Astros look a lot like the most recent Yankees dynasty

They played in three stadiums and three divisions under two different names and two different leagues. In their first 55 seasons, the Astros went a …


White Sox tradition of Cuban exiles continues with Yoan Moncada and Luis Robert

PHOENIX — The memories of his early days with the New York Yankees come rushing back to Jose Contreras, and they make for some poignant stories.<p>The former pitching star of the Cuban national team remembers pretending to be asleep on team flights, and also burying his head in his locker when …


Luis Severino expects to be one of best pitchers in baseball

TAMPA — Aaron Boone knows what he needs and expects from Luis Severino this season.<p>A month ago after a pre-camp workout at IMG Academy, Severino told …


Zack Greinke is struggling to crack 90 m.p.h. with his fastball

Zack Greinke is not like most ballplayers. He does not speak in cliches like they do and he does not try to spin every single negative thing as a …


Mike Piazza is as mad as hell and he’s not gonna take it anymore

A couple of years ago, Hall of Famer Mike Piazza bought a soccer team in Italy. The team, AC Reggiana, has been down on its luck and is having …


House Russia investigators eye witness honesty

Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee are scrutinizing whether some prominent Trump associates told them the truth, but Republicans show little interest in pursuing the issue.<p>In November testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, Erik Prince dismissed Democrats who asked whether the …

Donald Trump

Sammy Stewart, The Long Goodbye

Sammy Stewart, who died last week at the age of 63, was a member of the 1986 Red Sox team that won the American League Championship. Stewart, who …


Brett Gardner isn’t supposed to be here

TAMPA — Has it really been 11 years since Brett Gardner was squeezed into a spring training locker between Alex Rodriguez and Robinson Cano?<p>Gardner …


Righting the wrong for the players most affected by the PED-era

Reassigning steroid-era MVPs and Cy Youngs as best we can.What if someone told you Randy Johnson won seven Cy Young Awards not five, or that Albert …


Rays Journal: Another Bauers blast, not-so-Sweet Caroline, slow hand Jake

PORT CHARLOTTE – Just before 1B Jake Bauers went to the plate in the second inning Tuesday, RHP Chris Archer yelled to him, "Show me …


How Jake Arrieta Fell from Cy Young Winner to Scaring Away MLB Teams

Jake Arrieta doesn't have a job in early March. That's an absurd statement.<p>Arrieta won the National League Cy Young Award in 2015 and was an All-Star in 2016. His results took a dive last season, as we'll discuss, but his right arm didn't fall off. He's a high-upside pitcher with the potential to …


Daily Red Sox Links: Tim Wakefield was more than that one home run

With the Red Sox and Yankees renewing their rivalry in spring training this past weekend, it led to former Boston pitcher Tim Wakefield stepping on …