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Drug supplier pleads guilty in MLB doping case

MIAMI (AP) — A man who admitted working as a black market chemist at a garage lab in his suburban home pleaded guilty Thursday to being the ma…

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Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLB

Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLB

If one ripple from the thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations means baseball prospects get off the island and into the major leagues without payoffs to s…

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For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Claire can see the day when Major League Baseball teams open academies for prospects in Cuba.

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Baseball monitoring White House Cuba decision

Major League Baseball isn't sure of the impact of President Barack Obama's decision to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba.

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Matsui to team up with Jeter for baseball charity in Japan

Matsui to team up with Jeter for baseball charity in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Hideki Matsui will team up with former New York Yankees teammate Derek Jeter to hold a baseball charity event in support children…

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AP source: Morse agrees to $16M, 2-year deal with Marlins

AP source: Morse agrees to $16M, 2-year deal with Marlins

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' busy offseason reached first base Tuesday.

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Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez faces a diminished role in his return to the New York Yankees, who have stripped A-Rod of his third-base job an…

December 16, 2014 4:06 pmLoading…

Guilty plea in smuggling of Dodgers' Yasiel Puig

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig…

December 16, 2014 12:17 pmLoading…
White Sox announce deal with OF Melky Cabrera

White Sox announce deal with OF Melky Cabrera

CHICAGO (AP) — The new-look White Sox added another bat to their potent lineup on Tuesday, announcing a $42 million, three-year contract with …

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Things to know about MLB free-agent signings

Things to know about MLB free-agent signings

There were a bevy of free-agent deals Monday. Here are some things to know about the biggest moves:

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AP source: Rios, Royals agree to $11 million deal

AP source: Rios, Royals agree to $11 million deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to an $11 million, one-year contract, a person with knowle…

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AP source: White Sox reach $42M deal with Cabrera

AP source: White Sox reach $42M deal with Cabrera

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox finalized a $42 million, three-year contract with free agent Melky Cabrera on Monday, bolstering their outfield w…

December 15, 2014 7:13 pmLoading…
Lester hopes to end Cubs' century-plus drought

Lester hopes to end Cubs' century-plus drought

CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester insisted there's no reason the Chicago Cubs can't contend next year and even capture their first World Series title …

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Twins welcome their latest Santana

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ervin Santana's given name was Johan. This was a fine way to be identified for the right-hander raised in the Dominican Rep…

December 15, 2014 6:05 pmLoading…
Headley and Yankees agree to $52M, 4-year deal

Headley and Yankees agree to $52M, 4-year deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez appears to be returning to the New York Yankees as a man without a position.

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Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud…

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Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

NEW YORK — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud memb…

December 12, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…
Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executi…

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MLB Winter Meetings Things to Know

MLB Winter Meetings Things to Know

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Some things to know from Major League Baseball's winter meetings, which wrapped up on Thursday:

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Red Sox, Tigers agree to Cespedes-Porcello swap

Red Sox, Tigers agree to Cespedes-Porcello swap

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Less than five months after acquiring Yoenis Cespedes as part of a big deadline deal, the Boston Red Sox traded the slugging …

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Drug supplier pleads guilty in MLB doping case

MIAMI (AP) — A man who admitted working as a black market chemist at a garage lab in his suburban home pleaded guilty Thursday to being the ma…

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Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLB

Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLB

If one ripple from the thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations means baseball prospects get off the island and into the major leagues without payoffs to s…

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For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Claire can see the day when Major League Baseball teams open academies for prospects in Cuba.

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Baseball monitoring White House Cuba decision

Major League Baseball isn't sure of the impact of President Barack Obama's decision to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba.

December 17, 2014 12:53 pmLoading…

Matsui to team up with Jeter for baseball charity in Japan

Matsui to team up with Jeter for baseball charity in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Hideki Matsui will team up with former New York Yankees teammate Derek Jeter to hold a baseball charity event in support children…

December 17, 2014 2:01 am Photos

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AP source: Morse agrees to $16M, 2-year deal with Marlins

AP source: Morse agrees to $16M, 2-year deal with Marlins

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' busy offseason reached first base Tuesday.

December 16, 2014 4:29 pmLoading…

Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez faces a diminished role in his return to the New York Yankees, who have stripped A-Rod of his third-base job an…

December 16, 2014 4:06 pmLoading…

Guilty plea in smuggling of Dodgers' Yasiel Puig

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig…

December 16, 2014 12:17 pmLoading…

White Sox announce deal with OF Melky Cabrera

White Sox announce deal with OF Melky Cabrera

CHICAGO (AP) — The new-look White Sox added another bat to their potent lineup on Tuesday, announcing a $42 million, three-year contract with …

December 16, 2014 10:29 amLoading…

Things to know about MLB free-agent signings

Things to know about MLB free-agent signings

There were a bevy of free-agent deals Monday. Here are some things to know about the biggest moves:

December 16, 2014 12:39 am Photos

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AP source: Rios, Royals agree to $11 million deal

AP source: Rios, Royals agree to $11 million deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to an $11 million, one-year contract, a person with knowle…

December 15, 2014 7:23 pmLoading…

AP source: White Sox reach $42M deal with Cabrera

AP source: White Sox reach $42M deal with Cabrera

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox finalized a $42 million, three-year contract with free agent Melky Cabrera on Monday, bolstering their outfield w…

December 15, 2014 7:13 pmLoading…

Lester hopes to end Cubs' century-plus drought

Lester hopes to end Cubs' century-plus drought

CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester insisted there's no reason the Chicago Cubs can't contend next year and even capture their first World Series title …

December 15, 2014 7:09 pm Photos

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Twins welcome their latest Santana

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ervin Santana's given name was Johan. This was a fine way to be identified for the right-hander raised in the Dominican Rep…

December 15, 2014 6:05 pmLoading…

Headley and Yankees agree to $52M, 4-year deal

Headley and Yankees agree to $52M, 4-year deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez appears to be returning to the New York Yankees as a man without a position.

December 15, 2014 3:39 pm Photos

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Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud…

December 12, 2014 5:49 pm Photos

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Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

NEW YORK — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud memb…

December 12, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executi…

December 12, 2014 10:28 am Photos

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MLB Winter Meetings Things to Know

MLB Winter Meetings Things to Know

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Some things to know from Major League Baseball's winter meetings, which wrapped up on Thursday:

December 12, 2014 1:37 am Photos

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Red Sox, Tigers agree to Cespedes-Porcello swap

Red Sox, Tigers agree to Cespedes-Porcello swap

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Less than five months after acquiring Yoenis Cespedes as part of a big deadline deal, the Boston Red Sox traded the slugging …

December 12, 2014 1:01 am Photos

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Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

Gregorius arrives in New York with title: Sir Didi

NEW YORK — Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. His successor at shortstop already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud memb…

December 12, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Welsch column: Is Billings ready for new Mustangs' energy?

Welsch column: Is Billings ready for new Mustangs' energy?

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 ha…

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Mustangs' owners envision grand ballpark experience

Mustangs' owners envision grand ballpark experience

The news that former Mustangs shortstop Didi Gregorius was acquired by the Yankees on Friday as a potential replacement for retired legend Der…

December 05, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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'An exciting day' as Mustangs announce sale to Iowa group

'An exciting day' as Mustangs announce sale to Iowa group

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…

December 05, 2014 3:00 pm Video Photos

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Mustangs set press conference; sale imminent

Mustangs set press conference; sale imminent

The Billings Mustangs minor league baseball organization has called a press conference for 3 p.m. Friday at Dehler Park to announce that the t…

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Schofield returning to manage Mustangs

Schofield returning to manage Mustangs

Dick Schofield is coming back to manage the Billings Mustangs.

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Original Mustangs player Barnes passes away at 88

Original Mustangs player Barnes passes away at 88

Les Barnes, the starting shortstop for the Billings Mustangs during their inaugural season in 1948, passed away Nov. 5 at the age of 88.

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Mustangs' Roller named top Pioneer exec

Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.

September 29, 2014 7:55 pmLoading…

'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

The Billings Mustangs are Pioneer League champions for the first time since 2003. Fans might not have thought that possible during the middle …

September 13, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

OREM, Utah – The longest championship drought in Billings Mustangs’ rookie-league history is over.

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Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

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 Mustang…

September 09, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

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Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

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 comm…

September 08, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Tickets for Game 1 of the Pioneer League Championship Series go on sale Monday at 9 a.m.

September 07, 2014 4:12 pmLoading…

Mustangs sweep Great Falls for division title

GREAT FALLS — The Great Falls Voyagers never truly solved the right arm of Tyler Mahle.

September 06, 2014 11:12 pmLoading…

Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

The Mustangs’ first postseason game in six years was a microcosm of the past month, as hitters scratched and clawed in two-strike counts and p…

September 05, 2014 10:55 pmLoading…

Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

The 76-game grind is over. Now the fun begins.

September 04, 2014 11:02 pmLoading…

Mustangs stay hot, rout Helena 8-1

Six pitchers combined on a two-hitter, and the playoff-bound Billings Mustangs continued their second-half surge by beating Helena 8-1 in Pion…

September 03, 2014 9:50 pmLoading…

Mustangs hang on to beat Voyagers, 6-5

Taylor Sparks homered and drove in two runs and Brian O'Grady also drove in two runs as the Billings Mustangs held on to beat the Great Falls …

September 02, 2014 10:17 pmLoading…

Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

The Mustangs clinched a Pioneer League playoff berth last Saturday, which rendered the balance of their regular season meaningless with respec…

September 01, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Day after day, the hits kept coming during that magical Pioneer League summer of 1978, a few from a Louisville Slugger bat that would eventual…

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