MLB Approves Protective, Padded Caps For PitchersPitchers will have the option of wearing a thicker cap for protection from line drives.
Baffoe: The Scary Smart Of Richard ShermanSherman's intelligence frightens people. The one thing we've traditionally had over athletes is that, despite their talent and money and celebrity, we would always be allowed to feel smarter than them.
Baffoe: Are We Going To Ignore The Latest Line Drive Off A Pitcher's Head?Look at Mark Buehrle at the 1:35 mark. Look at R.A. Dickey at 1:50. The color leaving the faces of J.A. Happ’s Toronto Blue Jays teammates as blood exited his head.
Lopez Allows 1 Run In 5 Innings As Cubs Tie A'sJonny Gomes homered to start a three-run rally in the ninth, and the Oakland Athletics tied a Chicago Cubs' split squad 5-5 in 10 innings Tuesday.
Allen's Slam, 7 RBIs Lead A's Past Cubs 12-10 Brandon Allen belted a grand slam and drove in seven runs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cubs 12-10 on Sunday to spoil Chicago's spring training opener.