CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) -- Left-hander Cole Hamels pitched two scoreless innings in his Grapefruit League debut Friday in a 4-1 loss to a New York Yankees split squad. Hamels allowed one hit, struck out two batters and did not surrender a walk on 31 pitches at Bright House Field. "It's something where I just wanted to go out there and face hitters, […]
MIAMI >> A businessman who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig get out of Cuba to sign a rich American baseball contract was sentenced Friday to a month in prison and five months' house arrest for violating U.S. immigration laws.U.S. District Judge Robert Scola on Friday gave Gilberto Suarez, 41, less than the one-year maximum partly becau […]
The Philadelphia Museum of Art calls it "the most comprehensive exhibition to be devoted to fraktur in over 50 years." Originating in the German-speaking areas of Europe in the 1500s, the folk art of colorfully embellished calligraphic texts made its way to the New World via members of the Lutheran, German Reformed, Mennonite, Moravian and Schwenkf […]
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INDIANAPOLIS >> Indianapolis gave Reggie Wayne the answer he didn't want to hear.They don't want him back.Calling it a sad day, team owner Jim Irsay announced Friday that the Colts would part ways with one of the greatest receivers in franchise history. Wayne will become an unrestricted free agent next week.