Carlos Villanueva struck an 85th-minute winner as Al Shabab remained in touch with the Arabian Gulf Leaders by winning 2-1 […]
11:59 PM (Eastern) tonight is the deadline to acqure a player from another organization or sign a free-agent so that the player would be eligible for the club's post-season playoff roster. The player does NOT have to be added to the club's MLB Active List (25-man roster) prior to the 11:59 PM deadline to be playoff eligible, however. He just has to be under club control by the...
Philadelphia Phillies (3-2) at Chicago Cubs (1-4)
PHI: RHP A.J. Burnett (0-0, 1.50)
CHI: RHP Carlos Villanueva (0-2, 13.50)
Time: 2:20, Wrigley Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy, 54
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A Note for Tonight:
The Phillies will be looking to bring out the brooms on Sunday afternoon, as they attempt to sweep the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley...
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In another close Opening Day for the Cubs, the Pirates emerged victorious by the score of 1-0. Neil Walker’s 10th inning blast off of Carlos Villanueva had the home crowd celebrating what is sure to be a successful season for the Pirates. Cubs fans immediately found themselves wishing for more time, knowing that sooner or later the...
We continue our countdown of the 20 Hottest MLB players and you get two today since yesterday I was unable to blog because of, well, life. Here are today’s picks:
#11 – Carlos Villanueva
Born : November 28, 1983
Birthplace: Santiago, DR
Bats: Right. Throws: Right
MLB Debut: May 23, 2006 (Brewers)
He’s been with the Cubs since...