Pittsburgh Penguins billionaire co-owner Ron Burkle has shown an interest in owning a Major League Baseball club, expressing interest with Mario Lemieux in the Pittsburgh Pirates some 15 months ago. Burkle is now a player for one of baseballs most storied franchises.
Pirates discussing Matt Capps with the Dodgers, Yankees others
Prospect (SS) Ivan DeJesus jr in play?
The Pirates asking price continues to be very high for Jack Wilson and the Dodgers, a team that has shown interest in Wilson since the trade deadline continue to balk at the Pirates demands according to Fox Sports Ken Rosenthal. Rosenthal reports the Pirates asking price is young shortstop Chin-Lung Hu and two other prospects.
The Latest Rumors from Day 1 3:00 p.m. MLB Free agency is not like NHL free agency where all of the big names are gone in the first two days. There is even talk that Mark Teixeira may not sign until December. 12:57 p.m.Juan Rivera on the Pirates radar? Indications are the Pirates have interest
In A highly tested game, the LA Dodgers fought back to win game 3 and make it a series. Blake DeWitt’s bases-loaded triple off Jamie Moyer capped a five-run first inning, and the Dodgers beat the Phillies 7-2 Sunday night to trim Philadelphia’s lead to 2-1 in the best-of-seven series. emptied in the third inning,
Philadelphia 3 – LA Dodgers 2 (Phillies lead series 1-0) Chase Utley and Pat Burrell homered off Dodgers pitcher Derek Lowe in the sixth inning to back another strong performance by Cole Hamels, and the Phillies having taking a 1-0 lead in the NLCS. Burrell who is tied with Mike Schmidt for the third-most postseason
LA Dodgers 7 – Chicago Cubs 2 The Dodgers stole game 1 in Chicago with clutch hits and strong pitching. James Loney not Manny Ramirez carried the Dodgers offense tonight hitting a grand slam in the 5th inning off of Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster. Dempster a 14 game winner at Wrigley Field struggled with his
Chicago Cubs (97 ‚Äì 64) vs LA Dodgers (84 ‚Äì 78) Chicago Starters Game 1 Starter ‚Äì Ryan Dempster (17 ‚Äì 6) Game 2 Starter ‚Äì Carlos Zambrono (13 ‚Äì 6) Game 3 Starter ‚Äì Rich Harden (10 ‚Äì 2) Game 4 TBD Starter ‚Äì Ted Lilly (17 ‚Äì 9) LA Starters Game 1 Starter