| Feb 6, 2015
Maikel Franco on a unicycle?
An odometer on a base?
It won't happen on the field at Coca-Cola Park, but they will be part of featured giveaways during the 2015 season.
Bobbleheads featuring Franco, Ken "100 miles" Giles/odometer on the base and...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:38 AM
Maikel Franco on a unicycle, an odometer on the bases and a Phillies favorite highlight the bobblehead giveaways that are part of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' promotional schedule for 2015.
Bobbleheads featuring Franco, Ken "100 milels" Giles and...
| Feb 4, 2015
Chris Martin was as far from the bright lights of the major leagues as could be five years ago, working in a warehouse off Interstate 20 in Arlington, Texas, pushing 650-pound Sub-Zero refrigerators onto dollies for deliveries.
Drafted twice but never...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:19 PM
Ivan Nova and the Yankees have agreed to a $3.3 million, one-year contract, the same salary the pitcher earned when he missed most of the 2014 season with a torn elbow ligament.
Nova's salary is not guaranteed under the agreement announced Wednesday, a...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:03 AM
WASHINGTON — The Nationals have acquired catcher Dan Butler from the Boston Red Sox for left-hander Danny Rosenbaum, who had Tommy John surgery in May.
Washington announced the swap of minor leaguers Wednesday.
The 28-year-old Butler, who is...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 5:58 AM
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...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:03 PM
The Orioles have claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Chicago Cubs, the club announced Tuesday.
While shopping the waiver wire this offseason, the Orioles have had significant interest in Lavarnway, placing at least one other claim on the...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:18 AM
The wow factor started as a freshman at Bellarmine Prep in Tacoma, Wash., and continued in games in which left-hander Jon Lester didn't pitch.
"He was too good not to play when he wasn't pitching," longtime Bellarmine coach Rick Barnhart recalled. "If...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:52 AM
The Orioles announced Thursday that they have claimed outfielder Alex Hassan off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
Hassan, 26, spent his entire professional career in the Boston Red Sox organization before he was claimed Monday by the Athletics. He...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:22 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Francisco Liriano had a difficult time throwing strikes. Yet with the way the Pittsburgh Pirates are playing, it didn't matter.
Liriano won his third straight start, first baseman Ike Davis hit a three-run home run and backup shortstop...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 11:31 PM
Old Dominion senior Antonio Vaughan was named the College Football Performance Awards National Punt Returner of the Week.
A native of Ahoskie, N.C., Vaughan returned two punts for 70 yards in ODU’s 17-3 win over Eastern...