August 27, 2012 | JOE SHEEHAN
The most striking image from Felix Hernandez's Aug. 15 perfect game against the Rays wasn't an overpowering fastball or a stellar defensive play. No, it was the sight of the Mariners righthander, arms raised, looking...
August 27, 2012 | TOM VERDUCCI
Angels teammates, dazzled fans and shell-shocked pitchers already wonder where Mike Trout, all of 21, belongs in the discussion of the game's alltime greats. Front offices in baseball pose a more vexing question: How...
August 20, 2012 | STEWART MANDEL
Trojan playmakers, Crimson Tide big uglies, Bayou B engals defenders and a pair of Fighting Irishmen who bypassed the NFL to return to school are among college football's best and brightest
July 09, 2012 | TOM VERDUCCI
The sudden rise of rookies Bryce Harper and Mike Trout characterize a season dominated by the new
July 02, 2012 | GRANT WAHL
Messi may be more beloved (and have better numbers), but the Euros confirm the claim of his rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, to the title of 2012 world player of the year