KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jason Heyward appears to be regaining his power stroke, and that's good news for the Braves.
Homering for the second time in three games, Heyward hit a grand slam in the first inning off Wandy Rodriguez as Atlanta beat the Houston Astros 9-5 on Friday night.
Heyward, runner-up for NL Rookie of the Year in 2010, struggled last season. Bothered by a sore...
The Houston Astros have agreed to minor league contracts with outfielder Travis Buck and outfielder-first baseman Nick Stavinoha, and both have been given non-roster invites to spring training.
General Manager Ed Wade announced the moves in a release Wednesday night.
The 27-year-old Buck spent last season with the Cleveland Indians. He hit .228 (34 for 149) in 50 games with two...
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November 09, 2011