Pirates vs Cubs

MLB Replay System Used For First Time

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first use of the new expanded replay system in Major League Baseball came in Pittsburgh during today’s Pirates-Cubs game. Chicago manager Rick Renteria was the first to challenge a play and after review, which took

AJ Burnett

Countdown to Spring Training: Day 37

The Pirates are still waiting to see if A.J. Burnett will stay or go. Two weeks ago Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage said he was assuming that A.J. Burnett will retire, but the 37-year-old right-hander has yet to make a decision

Orioles

10 Predictions for the 2014 Baseball Season

1. Mike Trout will finally win an AL MVP trophy. Trout, at age 22, is already a two-time runner-up who may still be getting better. After his superlative 2012, he led the majors in runs and stolen bases. He actually improved in

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Francisco Liriano Now Playoff-Ready Ace

He went from slouch to ace, and he proved against the Reds that he's a playoff-ready ace.