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BUD NORRIS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Braves agree to one-year deal with veteran arm Bud Norris

The Atlanta Braves' annual "veteran presence" signing for the starting rotation returned on Wednesday afternoon when the team announced the acquisition of 30-year-old free agent Bud Norris. The veteran right-hander agreed to a one-year deal worth $2.5 million and, according to Braves general manager John Coppolella, he will be expected to add leadership to what was one of the youngest...
Via Fox Sports South
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Bud Norris criticizes Latino players, apologizes immediately

San Diego Padres right-hander Bud Norris gave a very stupid response when asked about bench-clearing brawls and culture. A study done by USA Today found 87% of main antagonists from bench-clearing incidents since 2011 are from different ethnic backgrounds. When given this fact, Norris told Jorge L. Ortiz he wasn’t surprised. “I think it’s a culture shock,” Norris said...
Via The Outside Corner
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bud Norris apologizes for culture clash comments

    Bud Norris apologized for his comments about wanting foreign players to adapt to the American style of baseball when it comes to respecting the game. Norris’ comments were published Wednesday in a USA Today article suggesting that most fights in baseball are due to a culture clash between players of different ethnic backgrounds. Norris said foreign players who are coming...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Bud Norris wants foreign players to respect American culture of baseball

San Diego Padres pitcher Bud Norris found himself in headlines Wednesday for making some opinionated comments about the culture of American baseball and how foreign players fit in. The comments were made to USA Today as part of an article by Jorge L. Ortiz, who posits that many of the fights/bench-clearing brawls in baseball are the result of a culture clash between white players...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: Week 22 pitching outlook

Carlos Carrasco of the Cleveland Indians As the final month of regular season baseball opens on Monday, fantasy owners need to be totally prepared for the playoffs. Most fantasy baseball leagues start their playoffs this week, but for those that still haven’t started, it’s just as important to fight for the last few spots or that elusive first-round bye. Two-start pitchers Since...
Via isportsweb.com
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: Under-owned pitchers

The fantasy baseball playoffs are just around the corner; depending on how the league is set up, the playoffs should be starting in the next two or three weeks. With that in mind, it’s imperative that a fantasy owner scours the waiver wire trying to find hidden gems. Here are a few pitchers that I believe are criminally under-owned: Bud Norris – Baltimore Orioles SP 2014 has...
Via isportsweb.com
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Injury Update: Bud Norris likely to need rehab

Baltimore Orioles starter Bud Norris continues to be bothered by a groin strain, diagnosed by an MRI as reported by Sports Injury Alert’s Raymond Bureau.  The strain has kept him from pitching since his last start on June 21st.  He is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list on July 7th, but his return depends on how he progresses in his recovery.  #450629108 / gettyimages...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Injury Update: Bud Norris won't start Friday, MRI Thursday

Baltimore Orioles starter Bud Norris will not only miss Friday's scheduled start, but he is also awaiting the results of his MRI from Thursday morning. MASN's Roch Kobatko tweeted Wednesday night that Norris will have the MRI Thursday to determine the extent of the groin tightness that has bothered him since his last start on June 21. Chris Tillman will start Friday in Norris's...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Torii Hunter has face tapped by ump after threatening to whoop Bud Norris’ ass (GIFs)

Things got a little frisky during the Detroit Tigers-Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park on Monday after Bud Norris hit Torii Hunter in the ribs with a pitch. During the eighth inning, Norris appeared to throw at Hunter. What made Hunter particularly upset about the incident is that Norris had just surrendered a two-run […] The post Torii Hunter has face tapped by ump after threatening...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles rumors: Grant Balfour edition

Grant Balfour would stabilize a shaky Baltimore Orioles bullpen (Photo: Associated Press) The Baltimore Orioles are one of three teams with a multi-year offer out to P Grant Balfour. Balfour, formerly with the Oakland Athletics, would fill the vacant closer role that opened up when Baltimore traded Jim Johnson to, ironically, Oakland, in exchange for Jemile Weeks. Part of the reason...
Via isportsweb.com
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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