NEW YORK (AP) Invited to take part in an exhibition against the U.S. in Times Square, top Cuban wrestlers quickly received approval from their government to make the trip.
Traveling abroad to competitions is nothing new for the country's elite athletes, but now they are hopeful far more opportunities will open up.
In December, the United States and Cuba moved to restore diplomatic...
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3 days ago
Back in 2006, the Indians had the bright idea of a first base platoon of Ben Broussard and the 36-year old right-handed free agent signee Eduardo Perez. All credit to the great Anthony Castrovince, now of MLB.com and formerly at Indians.com, who came up with perhaps the greatest nickname in baseball platoon history: Benuardo.
The Benuardo experience left us all hollow. Perez lasted...
Monday, June 16
New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals (ESPN 8 pm) Dave O’Brien, Eduardo Perez
Tuesday, June 17
Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers (MLBN 7 pm) Local Broadcast [alt: Phillies at Braves]
Wednesday, June 18
Chicago Cubs at Miami Marlins (MLBN 12:30 pm) Local Broadcast [alt: Twins at Red Sox 1 pm]
San Francisco Giants at Chicago White Sox (WGNA 2 pm) Ken Harrelson...
Fans tuning in to ESPN2 at 4:30 on Monday had something unexpected on their television screens – Baseball Tonight All-Access. The pregame show was announced with relatively short notice, but was put together pretty well. Adnan Virk, Eduardo Perez, and Aaron Boone had a desk on the field, and Tim Kurkjian served in his usual role as a roving reporter.
The All-Access idea largely...
The Houston Astros have hired Tarrik Brock as their first base coach, replacing Eduardo Perez, who will not return for the upcoming season.
Pat Listach, who was hired to coach first base in October, will instead be Houston's third base coach.
The 40-year-old Brock worked for the past seven seasons as the minor league outfield and baserunning coordinator in the Marlins organization...
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January 08, 2014