Minnesota Twins centerfielder Denard Span has experienced a very eventful last few months. Span's first bit of significant news took place in November, when the Twins traded fellow outfielder Carlos Gomez to the Milwaukee Brewers for shortstop J.J. Hardy. This transaction cleared the way for... Read More

While Los Angeles Lakers games usually serve as the sports world's equivalent to the Academy Awards, last weekend this distinction moved north three miles up the 110 Freeway from Staples Center to Dodger Stadium.The Los Angeles Dodgers played host to their second ever interleague matchup... Read More

This weekend, Los Angeles Dodgers' left fielder Manny Ramirez makes his long anticipated return to Fenway Park, as the Dodgers battle the Boston Red Sox in an incredibly high profile interleague matchup. The timing of the series is quite remarkable considering these two cities are less than 24... Read More

St. Louis Cardinals' pitcher Chris Carpenter boasts a 73-25 record and a 2.92 ERA, during his seven seasons in Missouri. This season, the trend has continued, as Carpenter stands at 5-1, with a 3.09 ERA. Because of these remarkable numbers, many baseball fans forget that Carpenter was once a .... Read More

While the current version of the Detroit Tigers are best known for their offensive productivity, the rock of this era of Motor City baseball is and has been the right arm of pitcher Justin Verlander.  Not coincidently, Verlander's rookie season of 2006 exactly coincides with the team's return... Read More