Haren helps Dodgers edge Diamondbacks 6-4
visiting clubhouse manager Jerry Turner. Also on hand was ex-Oakland A's teammate and current Dodgers hitting coach Mark McGwire . Welch, who died Tuesday at age 57, was the Diamondbacks' pitching coach when they won the World Series in 2001
Red Sox rally to snap skid, beat White Sox 5-4
homestand, rallied. Abreu hit a solo homer to deep center field in the first inning, his 28th of the season. Only Mark McGwire , who had 33 homers at the 1987 All-Star break, hit more in the first half of his rookie season. Gillaspie added
The Jay and Dan Podcast Episode 31: Special Edition with Joe Buck
players gathered around him and he was so. Excited to talk to these guys tell me what in the late Tony what was their Mark McGwire . You start to but he never smelt smoke when you file vault back up your bat. He just was so genuine. And so coolthese guys tell me what in the late Tony what was their Mark McGwire . You start to -- but he never smelt smoke when you file vault back up your bat. He just was so genuine.
We might never see a hitter like Gwynn ever again
He didn' t draw a great number of walks, or hit for a great deal of power. He wasn' t as great as Barry Bonds or Mark McGwire or Junior Griffey, nor even as great as Fred McGriff or Rafael Palmeiro or Wade Boggs. But Gwynn was a singular hitter
Giancarlo Stanton's Top 3 All-Time Favorite Sluggers
Giancarlo Stanton names his top 3 all-time favorite sluggers at the T-Mobile All-Star Fan Fest in Minneapolis.
Auction of original LeRoy Neiman baseball art
are especially valuable, said Costello, who owns three balls Neiman drew for him, of Mike Piazza, Cal Ripken and Mark McGwire . But he is not selling. McCabe said he kept his collection in the cellar of his New Rochelle home and never exhibited
One more argument for the Steroid Era
belaboring the argument, because the percentage of you reading this who don’t believe (for example) that drugs helped Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa and Barry Bonds and so many more is exceptionally small. Yes, because our knowledge of who was doing
Matheny gets first chance to test MLB's new instant replay setup
vote-getters making the team's new Hall. The elite eight: Jim Edmonds, Bob Forsch, Keith Hernandez, Willie McGee, Mark McGwire , Matt Morris, Ted Simmons and Joe Torre. My first two votes would go to Simmons and McGee. My prediction: Edmonds
Hall of a dilemma — should Bonds’ return open door to Cooperstown?
have expected Bonds to say anything less -- we've yet to hear a player say, "I cheated; my career was a fraud." Mark McGwire did not go that far even when admitting in 2010 that he used PEDs. But baseball allowed McGwire to work as a hitting
Springer still scorching, homers again to lift 'Stros over O's
record and tied him for the third most long balls by a rookie in May with Jose Canseco, Wally Joyner and Walt Dropo. Mark McGwire set the rookie record for home runs in May with 15 in 1987. Brad Peacock allowed a run on six hits with eight strikeouts