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2009-06-17 14:22:07

The Toronto Blue Jays have placed right hander Casey Janssen on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his surgically repaired throwing shoulder. The move is retroactive to June 14. The team recalled southpaw Brad Mills to replace Janssen to make his major league debut Thursday at Philadelphia. Janssen

2009-06-04 11:40:00

New York Yankees pitcher AJ Burnett has been suspended for six games by Major League Baseball for allegedly intentionally throwing at a batter.

2009-04-20 22:47:14

The windmill pitching motion may explain the high incidence of anterior shoulder pain seen in female softball players, U.S. researchers said. The conventional belief has been that the underhand throwing motion of softball places little stress on the arm, lead author Dr.

2009-02-03 09:10:00

Roger Clemens' DNA has been linked to syringes that a trainer says he used to inject the former pitcher with performance-enhancing drugs, sources say. Two unnamed sources familiar with the investigation into the baseball great say the DNA results, which they caution are preliminary, could be a critical piece of the puzzle if prosecutors seek to indict of Clemens on charges he lied to Congress about the use of steroids, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Clemens told a U.S.

2009-01-12 18:45:00

A federal grand jury will examine pitcher Roger Clemens' denials of drug use during testimony before Congress, sources indicated Monday.

2009-01-02 14:59:54

The Baltimore Orioles have signed veteran free agent left-hander Mark Hendrickson to a one-year contract. No monetary figure was disclosed. The 6-foot-9 inch Hendrickson pitched for the Florida Marlins during the 2008 season, compiling a 7-8 record in 36 appearances (19 starts) with 48 walks and 81

2008-12-10 12:45:41

Several unnamed sources say pitcher CC Sabathia, the star of the offseason free agency baseball market, is set to sign with the New York Yankees. The sources said the 27-year-old left-hander has tentatively agreed to a seven-year deal worth nearly $160 million with the Yankees.

2008-11-23 11:55:41

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley is recovering after breaking his left leg during a freak fall at his home in Reading, Pa. The team said on its Web site that the 24-year-old right-hander slipped on ice and sustained a spiral fracture of the fibula, the smaller of the two bones in the shin. He said they had their first snow of the year (Friday) night and he came out the front door and just slipped, said Billingsley's agent, former Dodgers pitcher Dave Stewart.

2008-11-20 12:30:59

Right-handed pitcher Mike Mussina, who collected his first 20-victory season last year in his 18th major-league season, has retired. Mussina, 39, amassed a 270-153 record over a career that began with the Baltimore Orioles in 1991.

2008-10-21 09:00:31

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2012-06-14 10:44:47

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2012-06-15 03:56:38

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Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).