Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Guilty plea set in smuggling of Dodgers’ Puig

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba in return for a sizable cut of the outfielder’s multimillion-dollar salary.

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Shortstop Jed Lowrie returns to Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow says one of the team’s priorities was to improve the infield, and the addition of Jed Lowrie does just that.

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White Sox announce deal with outfielder Melky Cabrera

In this July 27, 2014, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Melky Cabrera makes a sliding catch of Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki's ninth-inning flyout to deep left field in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York. A person with direct knowledge of the deal says the Chicago White Sox have finalized a $42 million, three-year contract with free-agent outfielder Cabrera. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Monday, Dec. 15 on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the agreement. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox have announced a $42 million, three-year contract with free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera.

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AP source: Michael Morse agrees to terms with Marlins

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins’ busy offseason has reached first base.

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County goes DIY route to fix Reds stadium seats

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio’s Hamilton County has adopted a do-it-yourself approach to fix stadium seats in the Great American Ball Park that are unexpectedly falling apart.

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