Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)

By at 28 September, 2013, 6:35 pm

Sept 28 (The Sports Xchange) – The San Francisco Giants and outfielder Hunter Pence agree to a five-year, $90 million contract, CBSSports.com reported on Saturday. The deal, which is still pending a physical, could be officially announced on Sunday. It…

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MLB Roundup: Giants, Pence set for new deal (The SportsXchange)

By at 28 September, 2013, 6:21 pm

The San Francisco Giants and outfielder Hunter Pence agree to a five-year, $90 million contract, CBSSports.com reported Saturday.

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Brewers’ Gomez, Braves’ Johnson suspended (The SportsXchange)

By at 26 September, 2013, 4:27 pm

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez and Atlanta Braves outfielder Reed Johnson were each suspended one game for their roles in Wednesday’s bench-clearing incident at Turner Field, Major League Baseball announced.

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Carlos Gomez and Reed Johnson suspended after Braves-Brewers scuffle (Big League Stew)

By at 26 September, 2013, 4:08 pm

Carlos Gomez admittedly “pimped it up” when he hit a first-inning home run Wednesday night against the Atlanta Braves . First he admired his shot, then he squawked at opposing players as he rounded the bases. When the benches cleared a minute later, …

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Pridie joins Orioles, Schoop gets first major league start (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)

By at 25 September, 2013, 6:39 pm

BALTIMORE – Chris Dickerson had an MRI on his right hamstring, and because he’s not available, the Orioles purchased the contract of outfielder Jason Pridie from Norfolk.

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Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)

By at 20 September, 2013, 6:15 pm

Sept 20 (The Sports Xchange) – The New York Yankees announced Friday that left-hander Andy Pettitte is retiring at the end of the season. Pettitte retired in 2011 but came back a year later. He is 15-14 with a 3.60 ERA in the past two seasons. Pettitte…

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Braves’ Heyward to wear mask in game vs Cubs (The Associated Press)

By at 20 September, 2013, 3:12 pm

CHICAGO (AP) — The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder Jason Heyward from the disabled list, and he’ll wear a special face mask to protect his jaw when he bats leadoff Friday afternoon against the Chicago Cubs.

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Braves OF Heyward back in lineup (The SportsXchange)

By at 20 September, 2013, 12:21 pm

Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward returned to the lineup Friday for the first time since breaking his jaw when he was hit by a pitch on Aug. 21.

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New York Mets: Upcoming Free Agent Shin-Soo Choo Could End Up in Queens (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 11 September, 2013, 11:09 am

COMMENTARY | Even if New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey had stayed healthy throughout the 2013 MLB season, all signs indicated that the team planned to add a top outfielder in free agency this offseason.

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Indians OF Brantley back after birth of daughter (The Associated Press)

By at 9 September, 2013, 3:49 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians outfielder Michael Brantley has returned to the team, and the starting lineup, after his wife gave birth to the couple’s first child.

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