Jay Bruce of the Seattle Mariners has gotten the first hit of the 2019 Major League Baseball season and Oakland's Stephen Piscotty has connected for the first home run
A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024
Vancouver Police have appealed for help in identifying the suspects in a violent assault almost a year ago, in the early hours of March 31, 2018, in Yaletown, which they said left a man unconscious and with “life-changing injuries.”Security footage released by police shows several people outside Pierre’s Champagne Lounge on Hamilton Street. In the foreground, a man in a plaid shirt is seen talking to two other men, both wearing baseball caps. One of those two men then punches the man in the plaid shirt twice, knocking him to the ground where he lay unconscious. A third man then stands over the unconscious man, appearing to gesticulate and shout at him aggressively.Police said that when offices arrived, the suspects had fled. Two victims were located, including one with minor injuries. The other victim, a 28-year-old man from Burnaby, sustained “serious” and “life-changing” head injuries, police said.Police described it as a “serious, disturbing assault” and said the victim “continues to deal with the effects of his life-changing injuries.” Credit: Vancouver Police via Storyful
AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history
Mike Trout is about to score the largest contract in baseball history—and possibly in sports history. Sources tell the AP that Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are close to finalizing a $432 million, 12-year contract; that would put him well beyond the current baseball record holder, Bryce Harper,...
Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch has been suspended one game for his argument and later comments about umpire Angel Hernandez at a spring training game over the weekend