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Chicago Cubs Phil Cavaretta reached base five times on three walks, a triple and single, as the National League All Stars pounded the American League, 7-1, at Forbes Field.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Don't Blame A.J. Pierzynski
Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Call to the Pen
Can Mark Buehrle continue his great season?
Jun 29, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Mark Buehrle throws a pitch during the first inning in a game against the Chicago White Sox at Rogers Centre.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Best Cubs, White Sox by decade? Go to WAR
In the July issue of the Cubs' Vine Line magazine, Phil Barnes' cover story is ''10 for the Ages,'' with a blurb about the top Cubs player in each decade from the 1910s onward.
Is there an AL roster spot For Sale?Is there an AL roster spot For...
Is there an AL roster spot For Sale? White Sox star and FGCU alum snubbed from all-star roster but can still be voted in by fans.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Toronto Blue Jays
Three Blue Jays named to All-Star team
Bautista was voted into the game as a starter by the fans and will make his fifth consecutive appearance at an All-Star Game.
The Chronicle Herald
MLB roundup: Donaldson homers as A's beat Jays 5-1
Coco Crisp, Craig Gentry and Jed Lowrie drove in runs for the A's, who won their third straight and seventh in 10 games.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Kazmir looking for 10th win as he takes on Jays
Two veteran lefties having All-Star seasons for playoff contenders will battle it out on Saturday at O.co Coliseum, as the A's take on the Blue Jays in the third game of a four-game set.
Chicago White Sox All-Time All-Star team
Jul 16, 2013; Flushing, NY, USA; Recording artist Candice Glover sings the National Anthem prior to the 2013 All Star Game at Citi Field.
MacArthur: Resurgent Happ playing important role for Jays
OAKLAND The following is a question this writer did not expect to type this season: where would the Blue Jays be without the contribution of J.A. Happ ? Happ's seven wins are second on the staff to Mark Buehrle 's 10. Win-loss record is an antiquated stat, sure, but win total is generally an indication of a pitcher's ability to work deep into ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
White Sox' pitchers making it too easy
When John Danks was breaking in with the White Sox in 2007, he learned a lot from starting rotation mate Mark Buehrle.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Sox Save Best for Last on 11-Game TripAngels in the House
White Sox vs. Angels at U.S. Cellular Field in the opener of a three-game series and six-game homestand after the Sox took the final three games of the four-game series in Toronto and the 11-game road trip.
MLB's 20 Biggest Storylines Heading into the Second Half of the Season
Everyone loves a good story, and baseball is more than happy to oblige, providing those willing to listen with more than a few intriguing storylines from year to year.
Patience helping Pirates rebound from slow start
A slow start didn't rattle the Pittsburgh Pirates, who never stopped believing in themselves or the way they're built to win.
Sox slugger Jose Abreu is showing no sign of slowing down
It might take awhile for the White Sox to be good again. You can be sure Jose Abreu hopes it won't be long.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Paul vs. pal: Konerko 1-for-3 against Mark Buehrle
"I'm glad it's over,'' Konerko said. "Whether I get a hit or make an out, I don't enjoy any of it because he just doesn't look right in another uniform.
Quintana shines in 4-0 Sox win over Blue Jays
Jose Quintana pitched seven scoreless innings, Jose Abreu collected his 64th RBI and Moises Sierra homered, doubled and scored two runs against his former team as the White Sox defeated the Blue Jays 4-0 Sunday.
With a Series Win in Our Sights, We Face an Old Friend
White Sox vs. Blue Jays at Rogers Centre as the Sox, winners of two of three and two straight so far in Toronto, go for the series win in the finale of the four-game series and 11-game road trip.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
The Washington Post
Blue Jays upset the AL East applecart
A logical, knowledgeable person could have sat down prior to the season, inspected the rosters and pedigrees of the teams in the American League East, and predicted an order of finish that read like this: Tampa Bay, Boston, New York, Baltimore, Toronto.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Happ-y Days! Toronto hurler J.A. Happ in form as Blue Jays rout White Sox 7-0
The skeptics have a point. The Toronto Blue Jays cannot play as proficiently as they did in May through an entire season.