Dec 20, 2010 18:22 EST
Cubs sign radio play-by-play man Pat Hughes to 5-year extension. The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a five-year extension with WGN Radio play-by-play man Pat Hughes.
Dec 20, 2010 16:07 EST
Greinke likes attitude of Brewers; GM Doug Melvin says Fielder will stay put. Zack Greinke loves the attitude of the Milwaukee Brewers and their willingness to try to reach the postseason immediately.
Dec 20, 2010 05:06 EST
Brewers go all in for 2011, send young talent to Royals for former Cy Young winner Greinke. The last time general manager Doug Melvin made a big move that prioritized the present over the future, CC Sabathia carried the Milwaukee Brewers to their first postseason appearance since 1982.
Dec 19, 2010 18:49 EST
Brewers go all in for 2011, sending young talent to Royals for former Cy Young winner Greinke. The Milwaukee Brewers are going all in for 2011, acquiring former Cy Young winner Zack Greinke in a trade Sunday with the Kansas City Royals.
Dec 19, 2010 17:12 EST
KANSAS CITY (Reuters) - The Kansas City Royals have traded former Cy Young winner Award winner Zack Greinke to the Milwaukee Brewers in a six-player trade, the teams said on Sunday.
Dec 14, 2010 17:23 EST
Brewers RHP Marcum says he's learned from AL East, glad to be back in Midwest after trade. Shaun Marcum learned that he couldn't get by with just throwing without thinking in the loaded AL East. The Brewers' newest starter relies on command, and he will get to see if his efforts work in the National League.
Dec 11, 2010 18:37 EST
Late Hall of Fame broadcaster Dave Niehaus honored by Mariners fans at Safeco Field. It took Rick Rizzs only a few minutes before he was overcome with emotion talking about Dave Niehaus, his broadcast partner for 25 years.
Dec 10, 2010 17:31 EST
Orioles agree to $1.5 million, 1-year contract with shortstop Cesar Izturis, pending physical. The Baltimore Orioles have reached agreement on a $1.5 million, one-year contract with shortstop Cesar Izturis, who will apparently compete for a utility job behind newcomer J.J. Hardy.
Dec 10, 2010 15:35 EST
Catcher Wil Nieves agrees to $775,000, 1-year contract with Milwaukee Brewers. Catcher Wil Nieves has agreed to a $775,000, one-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers.
Dec 09, 2010 12:47 EST
Orioles get SS Hardy, INF Harris from Twins for pair of minor league pitchers. Trying to add more pop up the middle, the Baltimore Orioles acquired former All-Star shortstop J.J. Hardy from the Minnesota Twins on Thursday.
Dec 06, 2010 18:51 EST
Blue Jays trade RHP Shaun Marcum to Brewers for 2B prospect Lawrie. The Milwaukee Brewers boosted their rotation Monday, reaching a deal to get right-hander Shaun Marcum from the Toronto Blue Jays for infield prospect Brett Lawrie.
Dec 03, 2010 14:58 EST
Blue Jays acquire RHP Carlos Villanueva from Brewers for player to be named. The Blue Jays have acquired right-hander Carlos Villanueva from the Milwaukee Brewers for a player to be named.
Dec 01, 2010 13:26 EST
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - LeBron James is bracing himself for a hostile reception when he returns to Cleveland Thursday for the first time since ditching his home team to join the Miami Heat.
Nov 24, 2010 00:32 EST
Jeter, Rivera, Ramirez, Matsui fail to receive salary arbitration offers. Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, Manny Ramirez and Hideki Matsui failed to receive salary arbitration offers as one of the first deadlines of baseball's offseason passed.
Nov 23, 2010 18:53 EST
Randolph, Connor and Presley assume key position on new-look Orioles coaching staff. The new-look coaching staff of Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter will include bench coach Willie Randolph, pitching coach Mark Connor and hitting coach Jim Presley.
Nov 15, 2010 17:56 EST
Brewers fill out staff by hiring Narron as bench coach, Kranitz as pitching coach. The Milwaukee Brewers have filled out their staff under new manager Ron Roenicke with three new coaches and three returning from last year's group.
Nov 10, 2010 23:35 EST
Hall of Fame broadcaster Dave Niehaus, voice of the Seattle Mariners, dies at age 75. For 34 seasons, Dave Niehaus narrated baseball in the Pacific Northwest.
Nov 10, 2010 17:24 EST
Ex-Chicago White Sox scout executive indicted for allegedly accepting kickbacks. A former Chicago White Sox scouting executive was indicted on federal fraud charges Wednesday for allegedly accepting kickbacks from signing bonuses and contract buyouts, targeting players from impoverished parts of Latin America hungry to play in the U.S.
Nov 04, 2010 17:01 EDT
Brewers officially hire Roenicke as manager, giving him 2-year deal. The Milwaukee Brewers put Ron Roenicke through multiple interviews that lasted hours upon hours in their search for a new manager. When he finally got an offer, Roenicke took 2 1/2 minutes to say yes.
Nov 02, 2010 21:56 EDT
AP News in Brief. Republicans gain Indiana Senate seat, tea party favorites Rand Paul, Marco Rubio win, too