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BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston police arrested Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Brett Myers early on Friday on charges of assaulting his wife before a match between the Phillies and the Red Sox.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pitcher Randy Johnson of the New York Yankees was suspended for five games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for intentionally throwing at Eduardo Perez of the Cleveland Indians in an American League game Wednesday night.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pitcher Jason Grimsley, at the center of the latest doping bombshell to hit Major League Baseball, on Monday was suspended for 50 games for violating the sport's drug prevention and treatment program.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Arizona Diamondbacks traded veteran pitcher Orlando Hernandez to the New York Mets on Wednesday. Arizona acquired reliever Jorge Julio in the deal, which was announced moments before the Mets hosted Philadelphia.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Milwaukee's Bill Hall capitalised on an error by Philadelphia pitcher Ryan Franklin to score the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth, giving the Brewers a 3-2 win over the Phillies on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major League Baseball has handed a four-game suspension to Colorado Rockies pitcher Jose Mesa for intentionally throwing at Omar Vizquel of the San Francisco Giants.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Veteran all-star pitcher Roger Clemens says he will decide among four teams if he seeks to extend his 22-season major-league career next year. "It's Houston, Texas, New York and Boston," Clemens told a banquet in Fort Worth, Texas.
By Patrick Markey CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) - Baseball star Ugueth Urbina, who pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies last season, has been arrested in Venezuela and accused of attempted homicide after employees at his farm said he attacked them with a machete, authorities said on Tuesday.
SALVO, North Carolina (Reuters) - Los Angeles Angels right-hander Bartolo Colon won the American League's Cy Young Award for the top pitcher on Tuesday.
Pitchers Chris Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals and Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees will win the 2005 Major League Baseball Cy Young awards, predicts a pair of mathematicians from Rhode Island College. The actual winners, intended to represent the most outstanding American League and National League pitchers during the regular season, will be announced November 8 (AL) and 10 (NL) by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, whose members vote on the award.
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