Posts Tagged Baseball

Marlins catcher Saltalamacchia designated for assignment

In a Sept. 10, 2014, file photo Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia makes a wild throw to first during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Milwaukee.  Saltalamacchia has been designated for assignment by the Miami Marlins. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, file)

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins’ free agent deal with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be remembered as a bust. They are optimistic his rookie replacement will fare much better.

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AP NewsAlert

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals say ace Adam Wainwright out for season.

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Nevada’s Pearce is Mountain West baseball player of week

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada freshman Jordan Pearce has been named the Mountain West Conference baseball player of the week after going 8-for-10 at the plate in four games last week, scoring five runs and knocking in five more with three doubles and two walks.

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Royals’ Edinson Volquez drops appeal, starts 5-game ban

Kansas City Royals starter Edinson Volquez (36) is taken out of the baseball game during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago on Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension for his involvement in a brawl with the Chicago White Sox last week.

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PawSox owners to pitch stadium proposal to state commission

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Dozens of people have protested ahead of a meeting where the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox are making a pitch to the state for a ballpark in downtown Providence.

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