11:30 AM Jul 24, 2014
Former Chicago White Sox player Frank Thomas waves to the crowd before a ceremony retiring his number at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois, on Sunday, August 29, 2010. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
shortly after signing, Thomas made his first trip to old Comiskey and told a group of reporters he would soon be up in the majors.
10:30 AM Jul 24, 2014
San Diego Padres' Greg Maddux pitches in the second inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday, June 17, 2007. (José M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
At 20, Cubs rookie Greg Maddux had a slight frame and boyish look that hid the fierce competitor inside him.
4:30 PM Jul 16, 2014
“I just said there are different teams I’d like to be traded to, and I’m not going to make any one of those teams public
7:30 PM Apr 23, 2014
From Weeghman to the Ricketts family, selling the ballpark as a must-see destination has been a never-ending effort.
12:30 PM Apr 16, 2014
every year we hear about a generation of black athletes tuning the game out.
5:30 PM Mar 14, 2014
One year after spending his nights in the local jail known as Tent City, Mark Grace is enjoying the next chapter in his life.
7:30 PM Dec 11, 2013
While Major League Baseball wants to eliminate performance-enhancing drugs and has spent a fortune trying to keep Biogenesis suspect Alex Rodriguez off the field, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is forced to defend his team’s four-year, $53 million deal for suspended shortstop Jhonny Peralta.