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Does Baseball Really Need More Technology?

When baseball umpire Jim Joyce blew a call this week with two outs in the ninth inning, he ruined a pitcher's shot at perfection and ignited a national conversation about the state of the game. One fan likes it just the way it is.

Legal Briefing: Faked Evidence in a Chevron Pollution Case?

Chevron is facing billions in potential liability stemming from its alleged contamination of the Ecuadorian rain forest. However, one particularly damning report of the pollution appears to be a forgery. Chevron just released a deposition by Charles Calmbacher, in which he says he had found contamination, but none as bad as in the reports written above his signature.

High-Tech 'RoboGlove' Could Save Teams Money

Baseball's hottest rookie is the XProTeX: a glove its creator claims can diffuse the blow of a 100-mile-per-hour fastball to a 39 mph blooper. The "RoboGlove" could save millions of dollars for Major League teams, which last year each lost an average of 200 player days to disability.

Major League grass for sale

Fans who can't afford to make it to the ballpark this spring can bring the ballpark to them.

The turf company Scotts, now an official partner of...

Yankees give fans a break next year

In the world of professional sports, rising ticket prices is the norm.

But in a recession, keeping ticket prices the same for a year is news.

The...