SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are one of about a half-dozen teams interested in acquiring free agent infielder Chase Utley, according to his agent.
Agent Joel Wolfe said Wednesday he is in discussions with five or six teams about Utley, who was traded in August from the Phillies to the NL West champion Dodgers and played 34 games with Los Angeles down the stretch — 26 of those at second base. He had played his entire 13-year major league career in...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man now faces federal charges in a September robbery shooting that wounded and potentially paralyzed a U.S. Army veteran as he left a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game with his girlfriend.
A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted Kilwa Jones on seven felony counts. They include robbery and assault on federal property, possession of a firearm in furtherance of a violent crime, and being a felon with a firearm.
DALLAS (AP) — Hal Steinbrenner says the New York Yankees are starting to get the influx of homegrown young talent into the big leagues that will eventually help them get their payroll below the luxury tax threshold and still win games.
During a break at the MLB owners' meeting Wednesday, Steinbrenner acknowledged it's not easy to be patient as young players develop, especially in a market like New York.