Buffalo, NY - As if the scorching heat and humidity in Buffalo over the past week wasn’t enough, the Toldeo Mud Hens made sure their bats were as hot as they could get Saturday night.
The Mud Hens racked up 17 hits and scored 12 runs in a 12-3 win at Coca-Cola Field on a muggy Saturday night in Downtown Buffalo.
The Herd went just 1-6 with runners in scoring position which far...
The Bisons starting pitching has struggled all season long and their return home Saturday night was no exception as Claudio Vargas had his worst start of the season as Buffalo lost 11-6 to the Charlotte Knights in front of an announced crowd of 7,486 at Coca-Cola Field.
With the game tied at one apiece in the top of the third, Charlotte broke the contest wide open.
The Knights scored...
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed pitchers Claudio Vargas, Richard Thompson and Juan Perez and infielders Eugenio Velez and Luis Jimenez to minor-league contracts with invitations to spring training.
Vargas spent last season with triple-A Nashville. He went 7-1 with a 3.69 earned-run average.
Thompson played for the Los Angeles Angels and Oakland in 2012, going 0-1 with a 15.43...
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December 11, 2012
Pitcher Claudio Vargas had retired early last summer after a stint with the Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate hadn't gone the way he'd hoped. The 33-year-old had posted an 11.08 ERA before leaving the game for good.
But on Wednesday, the company that represents Vargas, Metis Sports Management, announced via Twitter that he'll be making a comeback this season with a...