Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu told a Miami federal jury Wednesday that he ate a chunk of a fake passport while flying to the U.S. to cover up his illegal travel as part of a Cuban ballplayer smuggling operation. Abreu testified he…CURT ANDERSON (AP Legal Affairs Writer)
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Felix Hernandez pitching in February is an aberration.
Masahiro Tanaka's first pitch of spring training was a wild one, sailing all the way to the backstop. Then, the New York Yankees ace quickly settled in. Tanaka struck out two over two hitless innings during his initial exhibition start Tuesday in…MARK DIDTLER (Associated Press)
Bryce Harper drove in the first run, the rain stayed away and a festive crowd saw a game-ending homer. Shared by the Houston Astros and Washington, the teams met Tuesday in the first spring training game at the new $150 million complex. The…CHUCK KING (Associated Press)
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Tony Gwynn Jr. will join the San Diego Padres' broadcast team as an analyst for FOX Sport San Diego's pregame and postgame shows on television as well as an analyst during select radio broadcasts on the club's new flagship station,…