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  • Orioles still interested in Padres' Seth Smith and Will Venable, sources say

    Orioles still interested in Padres' Seth Smith and Will Venable, sources say
    The hot stove likely will be set on simmer and put on the back burner after today for the holidays. The industry usually goes quiet in the week between Christmas and New Year's Day. That doesn't mean the Orioles won't continue to survey their options on...
  • Giants' Jake Peavy vows to put up better numbers than Madison Bumgarner in 2015

    Madison Bumgarner's performance in the 2014 regular season and playoffs makes the left-hander the Giants' unquestioned ace. "But at the same time, I'm going to try to put up better numbers than Madison Bumgarner," Jake Peavy said Tuesday. "He knows that,...
  • Five best performances of 2014

    Five best performances of 2014
    Five best sporting performances of 2014: 1. MADISON BUMGARNER (BASEBALL) San Francisco pitcher Madison Bumgarner saved the day and the World Series for the Giants with a Game Seven effort that capped a record-breaking performance in the Fall Classic....
  • Year in Review Part 1: Locals amassed many titles, honors

    Year in Review Part 1: Locals amassed many titles, honors
    The past year in prep sports saw local teams and individuals accomplish many feats, some leading to championships and postseason honors. Below are some of the key athletic highlights turned in by local teams, from January through June. Part Two of the...
  • Minnesota Twins - PlayerWatch

    RHP Tim Stauffer, a 32-year-old veteran with experience as a starter and reliever, signed a one-year, $2.2 million deal with the Twins on Dec. 23. He was the long man in the San Diego bullpen the past two seasons, but he will receive a chance to make...
  • Coppin State men lose at Eastern Michigan, 87-64

    Coppin State men lose at Eastern Michigan, 87-64
    Senior forward Karrington Ward scored 23 points and blocked six shots, leading Eastern Michigan to an 87-64 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night in Ypsilanti. Sophomore guard Raven Lee came off the bench to add 21 points, six rebounds, six steals...
  • Tuesday's multi-sport college and local roundup: Ex-Phoebus star Troy Williams of Indiana named National Player of Week

    COLLEGES: Men's basketball: Indiana sophomore Troy Williams, a 6-foot-7 former Phoebus High standout, was named the National Player of the Week by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and ESPN.com. He collected career-highs of 22 points and 11...
  • Miami Marlins claim RHP Preston Claiborne from Yankees

    Miami Marlins claim RHP Preston Claiborne from Yankees
    The Marlins on Tuesday claimed right-handed reliever Preston Claiborne from the New York Yankees. Claiborne, who turns 27 next month, split 2014 between the Yankees and Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre. While in the majors, Claiborne was 3-0 with a 3.00...
  • Lavarnway joins Orioles, his 4th team in December

    The Sports Xchange Lavarnway joins Orioles, his 4th team in December Ryan Lavarnway knows better than to unpack his belongings this month. The 27-year-old catcher joined his fourth team in less than three weeks when he was claimed off waivers by the...
  • Mets' Mazzilli, Former UConn Baseball Star, Suspended For Positive Drug Test

    Mets' Mazzilli, Former UConn Baseball Star, Suspended For Positive Drug Test
    L.J. Mazzilli, a minor-league second baseman in the New York Mets' organization who previously played at UConn, was suspended 50 games on Tuesday for a second positive test for a drug of abuse. The son of former major league Lee Mazzilli batted .301 with...
  • Regional Digest: Former Husky L.J. Mazzilli Suspended From Minor League Club

    L.J. Mazzilli Suspended L.J. Mazzilli, a minor league second baseman in the New York Mets' organization, was suspended 50 games on Tuesday for a second positive test for a drug of abuse. The son of former major leaguer Lee Mazzilli batted .301 with 11...