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'A Babe Ruth-type savant': David Ortiz stories on the day of his Hall of Fame election

As David Ortiz gets his Cooperstown call, we asked those who played with, against and covered him to tell their best Big Papi stories. ... Continue Reading

Winners, losers and fallout from the 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame elction

Who is headed to Cooperstown? Who got close? Who got left out? We break down the HOF voting results. ... Continue Reading

Sports world reacts to Red Sox legend David Ortiz making the Hall

Ortiz's election and Barry Bond's rejection were popular talking points. ... Continue Reading

Free-agency tracker: Latest moves, grades and analysis

Need to keep tabs on all the major signings? Want to know how our experts grade the big deals? ... Continue Reading

A Babe Ruth-type savant": David Ortiz stories on the day of his Hall of Fame election

As David Ortiz gets his Cooperstown call, we asked those who played with, against and covered him to tell their best Big Papi stories. ... Continue Reading

Barry Bonds was shut out of Cooperstown -- and that's a Hall of Fame failure

The Hall has one job: to tell the story of the sport. And nobody is a bigger part of that story than Barry Lamar Bonds. ... Continue Reading

Ortiz accepts Hall call; Bonds, Clemens shut out

With the class being announced Tuesday night, former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the lone player to receive the necessary votes for election into the Baseball Hall of Fame this year, while Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens fell short. ... Continue Reading

Sports world reacts to Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz making Baseball Hall of Fame

The Baseball Hall of Fame announcement was a popular talking point for multiple reasons, including David Ortiz's election and Barry Bond's rejection. ... Continue Reading

Hall of Fame voting winners and losers: David Ortiz gets in, who else got good (or bad) news?

Who is headed to Cooperstown? Who got close? Who got left out? We break down the HOF voting results. ... Continue Reading

White Sox bring on Cuban outfield slugger Colas

The White Sox added another name to their rich Cuban history when they announced Tuesday they had agreed to a contract with outfielder Oscar Colás. ... Continue Reading

MLB lockout latest: What can we expect from this week's negotiations?

Nearly two months since the lockout began, it's time for another update on where baseball's immediate and long-term future stand. ... Continue Reading

Sources: MLB open to pre-arbitration bonus pool

MLB indicated for the first time that it is open to a pre-arbitration bonus pool during a labor meeting Tuesday with the players' association, but the sides remain far apart on how much should be distributed, according to sources. ... Continue Reading

Barry Bonds is about to be shut out of Cooperstown -- and that's a Hall of Fame failure

The Hall has one job: to tell the story of the sport. And nobody is a bigger part of that story than Barry Lamar Bonds. ... Continue Reading

These former players deserve more love from Hall of Fame voters

Our experts think these four stars aren't getting nearly enough respect. ... Continue Reading

If Barry Bonds isn't a Hall of Famer by the end of the day, it's a failure by the Hall of Fame

The Hall has one job: to tell the story of the sport. And nobody is a bigger part of that story than Barry Lamar Bonds. ... Continue Reading