November 28, 2011 | Tom Verducci
Major League Baseball, once chided by Congress and fought by the players' association over its drug-testing policy, took another significant step away from its tainted past. Baseball became the first North American...
September 26, 2011 | TOM VERDUCCI
2500 B.C.: The abacus is invented in ancient Sumeria
August 15, 2011 | Tom Verducci
SIZE DIDN'T MATTER TO THESE MEN WHO MADE BASEBALL HISTORY (WELL, MAYBE TO GAEDEL IT DID)
April 18, 2011 | Tom Verducci
Between 1995 and 2003, the last year before PED testing with penalties, Manny Ramirez ranked seventh in home runs hit. Only one player ahead of him on the list hasn't been linked to steroid use.
February 21, 2011 | Tom Verducci
Joaquin Benoit, Rafael Soriano and Bobby Jenks are three of six free-agent setup men who signed deals worth $12 million or more this winter. That's as many as there were from 2006 to '09.