Monthly Archives: October 2012

Parade gives Giants fans a special Halloween treat – MLB.com

Globe and Mail Parade gives Giants fans a special Halloween treatMLB.comSAN FRANCISCO — Orange and black scream Halloween every year, but this was different. On Wednesday, orange and black was all over town, sure enough, but the colors were screaming

Posted in Baseball News

MLB’s Gold Glove Awards are a joke – Mexico Ledger

Hamilton Spectator MLB's Gold Glove Awards are a jokeMexico LedgerMajor League Baseball handed out its annual Gold Glove Awards Tuesday night and while I was excited to see one of my favorite players win one (Josh Reddick of the Oakland

Posted in Baseball News

League declares Dodgers ‘team to beat’ in 2013 – MLB.com

Bleacher Report League declares Dodgers 'team to beat' in 2013MLB.comLOS ANGELES — While the Giants paraded through the streets of San Francisco to celebrate their 2012 World Series championship on Wednesday, right-handed reliever Brandon League celebrated his new three-year contract

Posted in Baseball News

Royals acquire Santana from Angels – MLB.com

CBSSports.com Royals acquire Santana from AngelsMLB.comBy Alden Gonzalez / MLB.com | 10/31/12 9:25 PM ET. Comments; print; e-mail. Twitter; Facebook; Email. Ervin Santana's sometimes-memorable, often-frustrating tenure in Anaheim has come to an end. On Wednesday afternoon, a few hours before

Posted in Baseball News

Indians, Hafner part ways, possibly for good – MLB.com

NBCSports.com Indians, Hafner part ways, possibly for goodMLB.comBy Jordan Bastian / MLB.com | 10/31/12 6:32 PM ET. Comments; print; e-mail. Twitter; Facebook; Email. CLEVELAND — Travis Hafner made a home in Cleveland. On the field, he rewrote sections of the

Posted in Baseball News

Ludwick declines option, elects free agency – MLB.com

Baseball Nation Ludwick declines option, elects free agencyMLB.comCINCINNATI — Reds left fielder Ryan Ludwick on Wednesday declined his end of a $5 million mutual option for 2013 and became a free agent. However, the door remains open for Ludwick to

Posted in Baseball News

Parting of the ways likely for Brewers, Veras – MLB.com

Parting of the ways likely for Brewers, VerasMLB.comMILWAUKEE — Jose Veras and the Brewers are poised to part ways after the Brewers notified the reliever that they intend to outright him from the 40-man roster, a move that would end

Posted in Baseball News

MLB blames Hurricane Sandy for new Astros logo leaking – USA TODAY

Yahoo! Sports MLB blames Hurricane Sandy for new Astros logo leakingUSA TODAY"This morning, a portion of the Astros' future brand went live on the Astros' official website, which is managed by Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM). MLBAM has since

Posted in Baseball News

Dallas Braden says what everybody thinks about left-handed pitchers – Yahoo! Sports (blog)

Yahoo! Sports (blog) Dallas Braden says what everybody thinks about left-handed pitchersYahoo! Sports (blog)(AP)Left-hander Dallas Braden elected to become a free agent Tuesday after the Oakland Athletics gave him a choice between seeking employment elsewhere or accepting a minor-league assignment.

Posted in Baseball News

Tweak has healthy Erlin thriving in Fall League – MLB.com

Tweak has healthy Erlin thriving in Fall LeagueMLB.comPEORIA, Ariz. — Tendinitis in his left elbow caused Padres pitching prospect Robbie Erlin to miss three months of the 2012 season, so it only makes sense that the left-hander is in a

Posted in Baseball News