This ballpark can break a team’s spirit. Yet there Chase Utley stood at second base of Coors Field, the lone Dodger on the field, clapping his hands with the sort of emotion he so rarely allows to leak into public view. After a frightful collapse by his team, Utley provided the go-ahead double...
Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, nearly a year removed from the trade that sent him from Philadelphia to L.A., is ready to play ball for his home in Gladwyne, Pa. He’s listed the updated Colonial for sale at $3.495 million. The brick two-story, built in 1998, was once home to retired basketball...
Add Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros to the list of “Chase Utley rules” victims. On Friday, this ninth-inning slide by (...)
Wednesday's Say Hey, Baseball includes managers saying things they'll regret, Chase Utley slides, and the things we know are fact from Opening Day. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
It’s safe to say that Toronto Blue Jays Manager John Gibbons hates baseball’s new slide rule. Perhaps, though, he should have found a different way to express his displeasure after enforcement of the so-called Chase Utley rule cost his team a win Tuesday night. “Maybe we’ll come out and wear dresses tomorrow,” he told reporters […]
Baseball’s controversial new Chase Utley Rule was implemented for the first time in a game tonight, and it could not have come at a more crucial juncture. Down by a run with the bases loaded and one out in the top of the ninth, Edwin Encarnacion slapped a grounder to third. Show More Summary
Tuesday night's contest between the Toronto Blue Jays and Tampa Bay Rays ended in controversy after a slide by Jose Bautista at second base resulted in a "Chase Utley Rule" double play. With the bases loaded, Edwin Encarnacion hit a ground ball to third. Show More Summary
The Dodgers allocated $7 million of their budget for the 2016 season as a bet on the upside of Chase Utley. He hit.202 with the team last season, but the front office of Andrew Friedman believed Utley, a six-time All-Star, could maintain a level of effectiveness, especially against right-handed...
Is Chase Utley refusing to change his hard-sliding ways even with rules nicknamed after him in effect? You’ll recall Utley broke (...)
The text message from manager to purported leadoff hitter reached Chase Utley on Sunday night. Dave Roberts wanted to inform the 37-year-old veteran of his assignment for the start of the season. At least against right-handed pitchers, Utley will bat first. The early returns were excellent for...
Chase Utley had another dirty slide on Opening Day.
Major League Baseball's new "Chase Utley Rule" has cost the Atlanta Braves a baserunner in their opening game against the Washington Nationals.
The ghosts of 2015 haven't been exorcised just yet. Do the Royals get back at Noah Syndergaard? Do the Mets get back at Chase Utley? It's unwritten rules time! The Kansas City Royals and New York Mets were scheduled to open the 2016 season long before they even made the postseason. Show More Summary
Highlights of the Dodgers' 7-6 loss to the Cincinnati Reds: AT THE PLATE: Carl Crawford generated the Dodgers' first run with an RBI single in the third. Chase Utley launched his first home run of the spring with a two-run blast off Reds minor leaguer Brian O'Grady in the sixth inning. Later that...
Chase Utley tripled and scored on the first of two wild pitches from Cubs starter Trevor Cahill and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago 6-5 in a split-squad game on Saturday night.
Chase Utley took Ruben Tejada out with an overly aggressive slide in the playoffs last year. Yet, even though MLB created a new policy because of the event, Utley will receive no suspension.
Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Chase Utley says he is relieved Major League Baseball rescinded his two-game suspension for a slide in last year's NL playoffs that left New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada with a broken leg.
Dodgers infielder Chase Utley felt more of a sense of relief than vindication that Major League Baseball dropped his two-game suspension for his controversial slide that broke the leg of New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada last October. “I think it’s good for everyone that we can put this behind...
Monday's Say Hey, Baseball includes a new proposal for Cuban free agency, Joe Kelly's great stuff, and Chase Utley's suspension. sten, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. There are all kinds of stories, rumors, game coverage and Vines of dudes getting hit in the beans every day. Show More Summary
The Dodgers’ Chase Utley broke the leg of Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada while trying to break up a double play in last season’s National League division series, leading to a rule change addressing so-called rolling slides.