'I felt my face get red and a wave of anger fought to burst out of my pores. I had just been handed my introduction to hazing at the MLB level' - Gabe Kapler.
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Cy Young winner Scherzer says he is in no hurry to leave Tigers
The ace righty loves being in Detroit, loves his teammates -- and loves not having to pitch to Miguel Cabrera. But he enters his walk year facing uncertainty.
TRADE BAIT? »
Psst! Nationals are about to learn the price of keeping foundation in place
Ian Desmond and Jordan Zimmermann aren't as well known as other Washington standouts, but the team needs to start looking into locking them into pricey deals.
WHAT MAKES THEM SO VALUABLE? »
How appealing is A-Rod's story? It's now his team's turn before arbitrator
MLB had its chance to make its case for why Alex Rodriguez's 211-game PED suspension should stand. His legal reps now take their swings.
WILL HE TESTIFY? »
Who needs the grief? Harper, Nationals could be headed to grievance
The Nats don't want their young All-Star going to arbitration yet, but his agent, Scott Boras, is ready to argue the point after next season.
HOW ABOUT NEW CONTRACT INSTEAD? »
Batkid's incredible, heart-warming day ends by saving SF Giants mascot
He rescued a damsel in distress. He foiled The Riddler. He saved the Giants mascot from the Penguin's clutches. Truly a legendary day for the one-and-only Batkid.
WONDERFUL STORY »
Daily Buzz: Is Yanks' facial-hair rule costing them good players? It just did
Even after his death in 2010, George Steinbrenner's long-running rule of no facial hair except the mustachioed variety lives on. And now it's cost the Yanks Brian Wilson.
STAY OUT WEST, HIPPIES! »
Are you ready to rumble? MLB award-winners sure are with these bad boys
Aces Max Scherzer and Clayton Kershaw better get ready for an unconventional trophy this year to celebrate their Cy Young awards.
CAN YOU SMELL WHAT THEY'RE COOKIN'? »
Hall of an honor: Former US president gets Hall of Fame named after him
Long before he was the king of Washington, George H.W. Bush was the king of diamonds . . . and now he will be the king of kings.
LET’S SEE CLINTON TOP THAT »
Even John McCain knows: McCutchen robbed Goldschmidt of NL MVP
There's a serious argument for Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt winning the NL MVP over Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen, and the Senator is helping us make it.
FOX SPORTS REBUTS BBWAA DECISION »
Miggy captures back-to-back AL MVPs; McCutchen runs away with NL award
Detroit's Miguel Cabrera does it again, claiming the AL MVP in back-to-back seasons. In the NL, Andrew McCutchen wraps up an amazing year for the Pirates by winning the BBWAA vote.
MAKE ROOM IN THE TROPHY CASE »
Eccentric reliever Wilson would rather keep beard than pitch for Yankees
Everyone knows Brian Wilson is nuts, but David Whitley says the free-agent reliever is the better man for refusing to buzz his facial hair for a shot to pitch in Pinstripes.
RESPECT THE BEARD »
Morosi: Power-starved Seattle has eyes on several big names, including Kemp
Mariners are making no secret of their desire for power; the Dodgers are shopping some high-priced outfielders . . . is a deal in the works?
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Rookie of Year, Cuban defector Jose Fernandez reunites with grandmother
On Sunday, Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was surprised by his grandmother during an interview. He hadn't seen her since he was 15 years old trying to leave Cuba.
SEE THE SWEET SURPRISE »
What a Dirtbag! Rockies' Tulowitzki donating $1M to Long Beach State
Tulowitzki can well afford it. He's signed through 2020, at an average of $18.6 million per year. But he's not too big to remember where he came from.
SO MUCH MONEY IN THE LBC »
Almost 20 years after his death, Mickey Mantle slugs home run for Sandy victims
An auction of one of the Hall of Famer's contracts brought in $40,000. Then the Mantle family decided to pay back New Jersey.
PRIDE OF THE YANKEES »
Tigers' Scherzer concludes remarkable Season with AL Cy Young Award
Detroit's Max Scherzer received the perfect finishing touch on an amazing 2013 campaign, receiving 28 of 30 first- place votes as the best pitcher in the American League.
21-3, 2.90 ERA, 240 K'S & A 0.97 WHIP »
Following Koufax's footsteps: Dodgers lefty Kershaw claims another Cy
With a second Cy Young, Clayton Kershaw is proving to be the best pitcher in baseball - and it might be unfair, but it's inevitable for comparisons to Dodgers icon Sandy Koufax.
LOS ANGELES ACE WINS IN RUNAWAY VOTE »
Turn the page: Why the Braves' move to the 'burbs makes perfect sense
The Braves have made the best of a bad situation at Turner Field, so a move to a new stadium should help them stay competitive, says Ken Rosenthal.
TIME FOR A CHANGE »
Top free agents: Yanks All-Star Cano heads list of best players on the market
How much $$$ can Jay-Z bag for Robinson Cano? It should be interesting as the free-agent negotiating season is about to begin - and he's not the only big name out there.
WHO MIGHT BE MOVING »
FOXiest fans: These lovely ladies are World Series winners in our book
From the East Coast to the West Coast, baseball's top fans aren't afraid to show their home run talent.
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