CHICAGO (AP) — The owners of two rooftop businesses overlooking Wrigley Field are suing the Chicago Cubs and owner Tom Ricketts to try to block plans to erect outfield signs.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nori Aoki is offering a bold challenge to World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner, one of his new San Francisco Giants teammates.
Yovani Gallardo is getting a chance to pitch at home.
HOUSTON (AP) — The Chicago Cubs hope Dexter Fowler will provide outfield strength and spark at the top of the batting order.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sure seems as if Max Scherzer and his wife now will be able to afford to buy themselves at least one of those nonstick baking sheets they were hoping to receive as a wedding gift.
TOKYO (AP) — In a boost for baseball's bid for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan will co-host a new international baseball tournament this year.
Championship dreams? Of course the 2014 Billings Mustangs began the season with them.
The ‘I’s are dotted, the ‘T’s crossed. Major League Baseball has officially approved the sale of the Billings Mustangs and the last of the franchise’s nearly 100 shareholders have signed off, putting the team in its new hands.
Major League Baseball on Monday gave official approval of the sale of the Billings Mustangs to new owners Dave Heller and Bob Herrfeldt of Main Street Baseball.
NEW YORK — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud member of Order of Orange-Nassau.
The old Billings Mustangs merged with the new for about an hour Friday afternoon in the clubhouse at Dehler Park, and the contrast couldn’t have been starker.
The news that former Mustangs shortstop Didi Gregorius was acquired by the Yankees on Friday as a potential replacement for retired legend Derek Jeter spoke well of Billings’ longstanding Pioneer League club and the role it plays in the development of major league players.
With best wishes from the former ownership, the two new owners of the Billings Mustangs said hello to Dehler Park and the Magic City on Friday afternoon during a press conference held, appropriately enough, in the Mustangs’ clubhouse.
The Billings Mustangs minor league baseball organization has called a press conference for 3 p.m. Friday at Dehler Park to announce that the team will be sold to a group of investors from Davenport, Iowa.
Dick Schofield is coming back to manage the Billings Mustangs.
Les Barnes, the starting shortstop for the Billings Mustangs during their inaugural season in 1948, passed away Nov. 5 at the age of 88.
Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.
The Billings Mustangs are Pioneer League champions for the first time since 2003. Fans might not have thought that possible during the middle of July, when on three occasions the Mustangs fell six games below .500.
OREM, Utah – The longest championship drought in Billings Mustangs’ rookie-league history is over.
Billings 6, Orem 5
Shed Long rounded third base and saw the throw from Orem’s Raul Linares bounce in the dirt at first base. And he realized the Billings Mustangs would be one win from their first Pioneer League championship since 2003.
Billings 4, Orem 3
Luke Moran stood alone holding a football in the Dehler Park outfield, waiting for somebody to join him for a little pigskin toss. It’s a common warm-up routine for pitchers, and can serve as a method to lighten the mood.
Tickets for Game 1 of the Pioneer League Championship Series go on sale Monday at 9 a.m.
GREAT FALLS — The Great Falls Voyagers never truly solved the right arm of Tyler Mahle.