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Utahns in baseball: Former Ute pitcher Stephen Fife slowly improving, Adam Law extends hitting streak
Former Ute pitcher Stephen Fife picked up his first win of the season, while BYU alum Adam Law extended his hitting streak to 14 games, highlighting a productive week for Utahns in professional... Read more »
Star outfielder Bryce Harper was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals on Sunday with a sprained left thumb. The move is retroactive to Saturday. Read more »
Salt Lake and Utah counties might be divided by one major in-state rivalry, but according to the New York Times, the counties are also divided by another major sports rivalry. Read more »
Pineda said he had trouble gripping the ball on the cool evening when he allowed two runs in the first inning. So before he took the mound for the second, he said, he rubbed pine tar on the right... Read more »
For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century. Read more »
During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 86-year-old retired transit... Read more »
While former Utes slugger C.J. Cron has been on a tear in the Pacific Coast League, another former Ute has jumped out to an equally impressive start in the Florida State League. Read more »
Colorado Rockies owner and CEO Dick Monfort pays a visit to Salt Lake City and discusses what a smaller-market, lower-profile franchise like his needs to do to keep pace with those big-city,... Read more »
Bryce Harper hit the ball to the mound, jogged to first base and took a right turn to the dugout before getting halfway down the basepath. Read more »
The Boston Red Sox believed they were headed to extra innings on a frigid night at U.S. Cellular Field. Read more »
Giancarlo Stanton tied a career high with five RBIs, including a three-run homer off Stephen Strasburg, and the Miami Marlins broke an eight-game losing streak by beating the Washington Nationals... Read more »
When New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy was criticized on talk radio for spending three days with his family after the birth of his son, teammates, coaches and opponents leapt to his defense. Read more »
Grady Sizemore hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox finally gave Jon Lester enough run support for his first win of the year, 4-2 over the New York Yankees on Friday night. Read more »
Baseball's new expanded replay rules this season might mean most managers start minding their manners. Read more »
Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4... Read more »
This much is clear: Michael Pineda had a dark substance smudged on his pitching hand during his first win for the New York Yankees. Read more »
Albert Pujols homered for the second straight game while Garrett Richards and two relievers combined on one-hitter as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 on Wednesday night. Read more »
Paul Goldschmidt hit a three-run homer and sacrifice fly to pound Tim Lincecum again, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3 on Wednesday night. Read more »
Fresno jumped on Bees starting pitcher Jose Alvarez early, scoring seven runs in the first three innings, and held on late for the victory. Read more »
Now that they're no longer receiving awards, Mariano Rivera and Trevor Hoffman are getting their names on some. Read more »
Also, what is Sandy City cooking up with the Jazz? Read more »
The first week of the baseball season is complete and several baseball players with Utah ties have already made major contributions to their respective teams. Read more »
A New York Mets' baseball player was absurdly criticized by a few media members for choosing to miss a couple of games to be with his wife for the birth of their first child. Read more »
Three pitches into Masahiro Tanaka’s major league career, one thing was clear. As good as he may be, and as much faith as the New York Yankees had in him to commit $175 million for his... Read more »
Daniel Murphy, New York Mets second baseman, wasn't at opening day Monday, but he had an excuse — his wife Tori was in labor. But it was Murphy's decision to stay with his new child and wife... Read more »
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