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St. Paul Saints and Ryan Cos have come to an agreement of the Saints new stadium. The final number sits at $43.8 million. Ryan will be completely responsible for any overruns on materials or labor, according to the Star Tribune. The ballpark (owned by the city) is to scheduled to open in May 2015.
A minor league free agent who briefly played for Baltimore in 2010 has been suspended 100 games for using a performance-enhancing substance.
First baseman Rhyne Hughes was suspended Friday by the commissioner's office. He tested positive for exogenous testosterone, meaning it came from outside the body.
The 30-year-old Hughes hit .213 with four RBIs in 14 games for the Orioles...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2014
February 23 – The Mets have announced they’ve signed first baseman Rhyne Hughes to a minor league contract and that he will report to minor league camp.
Hughes, 29, played 75 games for Double-A Bowie in the Baltimore Orioles system last season. The left-handed hitting Hughes batted .278/.370 OBP/.504 with 19 doubles, 13 home runs and 51 RBI in 313 plate appearances. His only...