After playing for nine teams in 16 major league seasons,
most recently for the Los Angeles Dodgers, longtime utility man Jerry Hairston
Jr. said Wednesday he is retiring.
The Braves have made a $14.1 million qualifying contract offer to catcher Brian McCann for the 2014 season.
The Oakland Athletics have sent
reliever Jerry Blevins to the Washington Nationals for minor league
outfielder Billy Burns.
You had to expect things would be quiet at Major League
Baseball's Winter Meetings given the flurry of activity that took place last
The Pittsburgh Pirates have sent pitcher
Kyle Haynes to the New York Yankees to complete the deal for catcher Chris
Longtime radio voice of the Texas
Rangers, Eric Nadel, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Ford C.
Frick Award, presented annually for major contributions to baseball
The Colorado Rockies have acquired pitcher
Brett Anderson and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics in exchange
for pitchers Drew Pomeranz and Chris Jensen.
The Miami Marlins announced Tuesday that the
club has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with first baseman Garrett
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
have acquired Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Tyler Skaggs and Chicago White
Sox southpaw Hector Santiago in a three-team trade.
The Texas Rangers formally
announced the signing of catcher J.P. Arencibia to a one-year contract for the
2014 season on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have reportedly
acquired Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Tyler Skaggs and Chicago White Sox
southpaw Hector Santiago in a three-team trade.
The Detroit Tigers have reportedly agreed to a contract
with outfielder Rajai Davis.
The Chicago White Sox and right-
hander Felipe Paulino agreed to terms on a one-year, $1.75 million contract
Right-hander Roy Halladay will
reportedly call it a career on Monday. CBS Sports is reporting that the two-
time Cy Young Award winner will sign a one-day contract with Toronto and
retire as a Blue Jay.
Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre
were all unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday under the
Expansion Era Ballot.
Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre
were all unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on the Expansion Era
Ballot, it was announced on Monday.
The Boston Red Sox have signed pitcher Edward
Mujica to a two-year contract.
The Baltimore Orioles have signed
outfielder Francisco Peguero to a one-year contract.
The bushy beard that helped the Red Sox win
the World Series is staying in Boston.
On the same day the New York Yankees lost
out on the Robinson Cano sweepstakes, the Bronx Bombers inked utility man
Kelly Johnson to a one-year deal.
The Miami Marlins made their second notable
free-agent signing of this offseason on Friday, signing veteran infielder
Rafael Furcal to a one-year contract.
Nate McLouth will have a new address next
season, though it won't be far from his old one.
The Houston Astros have added a veteran
arm to their rotation, agreeing to terms with free-agent pitcher Scott Feldman
on a three-year deal worth $30 million.
So maybe Jay Z knew what he was doing
Bond is back, exactly as we remember him but also subtly different. For one thing, he looks a bit like Daniel Day-Lewis.
People in Macon and Bibb County will have four chances in January to apply for help paying their energy bills.
Macon Police have arrested a teenager they say was involved in the shooting of a Mercer University Drive convenience store clerk last month.
Lorra Lynch Jones shows you how she uses the Pinterest site, and how it works.
The widow of actor Andy Griffith has gotten a permit to tear down the house where he lived for many years on the North Carolina waterfront, upsetting friends who had hoped it would be preserved.
A clogged water pipe and improper garbage disposal caused state officials to shut down a Macon seafood restaurant.
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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a Macon State Prison inmate.
Phillip Joiner was arrested Monday after testing positive for alcohol, a violation of his probation for two DUI charges, Sheriff Bill Massee said.