Rangers' Darvish throws without pain

SURPRISE, Ariz. - Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish threw 14 pitches without any discomfort Sunday, his most extensive work since...Scioscia said Richards would throw a bullpen session of 40-50 pitches and do some simulated work Sunday to prepare for fully fielding...


...Georgia Regents on Sunday.Hutcheon's hit drove home Michael Simmons, who reached on single and advanced to second on a wild pitch.Aron McRee (1-0) pitched 1²/3 innings, allowing only one hit for Montevallo (6-6, 4-2).Will Robertson...

Georgia may lower state income tax

...Carson's proposal is likely to run into the same political resistance as the last attempt. Even after hearing the leadership's pitch in the House Republican Caucus recently, one of the most conservative legislators predicted it will face an uphill fight...

Minnie Minoso paved way for many players in Major League Baseball

...Saturnino Orestes Armas Minoso Arrieta was selected for nine All-Star games and won three Gold Gloves in left. He was hit by a pitch 192 times, ninth on baseball's career list, and finished in the top four in AL MVP voting four times.Despite the push...

Braves: Upton's injury a negative for center field

...help matters. Beyond getting beat by inside velo, it affects pitch recognition, which is a reason for Johnson's whiffing against...the year, so it's not unusual. I noticed him throwing the pitch during backfield warmups in past years. Bowman wrote on this...

Braves' Melvin Upton Jr. out for rest of spring with foot injury

...CARDINALS: Ace Adam Wainwright won't pitch in exhibition games until mid-March...was minor.METS: Matt Harvey threw 43 pitches to David Wright, Michael Cuddyer, Curtis...22, 2013. The batters tracked the pitches but didn't swing."It was awesome...

Greenbrier's Marchman delivers knockout blow against Westside

...left two on base in three separate innings, including the go-ahead run on third in the sixth after tying the game on a wild pitch. Greenbrier (2-0) left the bases loaded in the seventh."They have good pitching, so when you have opportunities, you...

Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

Mayor Hardie Davis continued discourse Tuesday promoting a change to a strong mayor form of government before a receptive south Augusta audience.

Red Sox slugger David Ortiz refusing to change routine for new pace-of-play rules

...limit on the number of seconds between pitches, was not implemented."I'm not going...the batter's box rule."So after the pitch, you've got to stay in the box, basically...there has just been a foul ball, wild pitch or other specified reason."One foot...

Oblique strain slows Braves' Andrelton Simmons

...batting practice.Rodriguez said he felt like a rookie again. CARDINALS: Pitcher Adam Wainwright has been diagnosed with an abdominal strain but the St. Louis ace could be available to pitch the team's opener at Wrigley Field on April 5.