Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTBALTIMORE -- It's hard to feel the pain of being a Yankee.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTYankees outfielder Gary Sheffield says Friday that baseball is partly to blame for allowing fans to be so close to the action.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTTim Wakefield pitches seven strong innings and Doug Mirabelli homers to give the Red Sox an 8-1 win over the Yankees after receiving their World Series rings.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTRoger Clemens will pitch the first game of his 22nd season, and perhaps his last, in the major leagues on Friday for the Astros.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTRed Sox Manager Terry Francona did not have a heart attack," Boston's team doctor said.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTOpening Day at three different ballparks offers a unique look at what the start of a new season means to different people.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTThe Marlins rough up John Smoltz and the Braves, 9-0, in Tuesday's opener. Smoltz lasts 1 2/3 innings and is tagged for six earned runs.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTThirty-eight minor league players were suspended Monday for violating baseball's minor league steroid policy.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTRandy Johnson shuts down Boston in his New York debut to lead the Yankees over the World Series champions 9-2 in the league opener.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTMajor League Baseball suspends Tampa Bay outfielder Alex Sanchez for 10 days after violating the league's new steroids policy.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTChicago Cubs ace Mark Prior will start the season on the disabled list for a second straight year.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTAfter a winter of steroid allegations, denials and hearings, baseball officials hope that Sunday's season-opening matchup of Yankees-Red Sox can refocus the public's attention.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTCurt Schilling will try to make his season debut on April 13 against the Yankees.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTThe Oakland Athletics get two more new owners Friday: General Manager Billy Beane and team president Michael Crowley.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTYankee Kevin Brown left his final spring outing after three innings and could miss his first regular season start next week.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTBrad Halsey beats out Michael Gosling for the final spot in the Arizona Diamondbacks' rotation.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTThe North Dakota Senate unanimously approves a resolution Thursday asking Bud Selig to reinstate Roger Maris 's 61 homers as the major league record.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTThe same congressional committee that conducted hearings into steroids in baseball wants some data from NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTChicago's Kerry Wood returns to the mound for the first time in three weeks and throws 92 pitches against the Rockies on Wednesday.
Sun, 8 May 2005 21:03:23 GMTBoston's John Halama threw a ball behind New York's Alex Rodriguez in Boston's 7-2 victory Tuesday but nobody seemed to mind.