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Randazzo, Johnson injured in wreck

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February 18, 2002 Two Twins minor leaguers were injured after their SUV rolled over in a one-car accident near Chattanooga, Tenn., early Monday morning. Jeff Randazzo, a 20-year-old lefthander, and […]

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Alexander, Golloway, Rupp join US team

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February 15, 2002 USA Baseball announced three assistant coaches for the college national team Wednesday. Terry Alexander of Jacksonville University, Sunny Golloway of Oral Roberts University and Terry Rupp of […]

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Arizona signs Japanese lefty

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February 15, 2002 The Arizona Republic reports the Diamondbacks have signed Tetsuya Yamaguchi, an 18-year-old lefthander out of Yokohama Commercial High School in Japan, to a contract pending the approval […]

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CBL says no for 2002

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By Jeff MacKinnonFebruary 14, 2002 CALGARY–The Canadian Baseball League has postponed its inaugural season until 2003. The independent circuit, which employs Hall of Famer Fergie Jenkins as its commissioner, wanted […]

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Christensen discusses Molina incident

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By Jim CallisFebruary 7, 2002 After reaching an out-of-court settlement with Anthony Molina, Cubs pitching prospect Ben Christensen discussed the 1999 incident in which he beaned Molina while warming up […]

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Molina settles with Christensen

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By Jim CallisFebruary 5, 2002 Anthony Molina reached an out-of-court settlement with Cubs pitching prospect Ben Christensen, who beaned him while warming up before a 1999 college game, on Tuesday, […]

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February News Archive

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Indians fined $50,000 for signed underage playerFebruary 28 Two Twins minor leaguers injured in car wreckFebruary 18 Mike Darr killed, another Padre injured in wreckFebruary 15 Arizona signs 18-year-old Japanese […]

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Caribbean Series Teams Set

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By Salo OteroFebruary 1, 2002 The four Caribbean World Series teams are in place, with the final spot taken by the Culiacan Tomato Growers, who won the Mexican Pacific Coast […]

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Cowboys sign Hutchinson

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By David WilhelmJanuary 30, 2002 When the St. Louis Cardinals wooed former Stanford quarterback Chad Hutchinson away from football in 1998, they were convinced they had a pitcher who soon […]

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Lefty gets 1-year, $600,000 deal

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By Tom HaudricourtJanuary 29, 2002 It won’t have the impact of Seattle’s signing of Ichiro Suzuki last year or Los Angeles’ courtship of Kazuhisa Ishii this winter but the Milwaukee […]

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Magallanes, Aragua play in final

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By Milton JamailJanuary 24, 2002 Magallanes and Aragua, teams located only 30 miles apart, are battling in the best-of-seven Venezuelan League finals. While Magallanes has played for the league title […]

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Nash charged with rape, theft

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By Blair Lovern January 24, 2002 Toe Nash Devil Rays’ outfield prospect Greg “Toe” Nash could be facing the end of his baseball career before it ever really got off […]

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11 players switch uniforms

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January 22, 2002 With 11 players changing teams, the Mets, Brewers and Rockies made the largest trade in baseball since 1994. Lefthander Glendon Rusch, outfielder Alex Ochoa and infielder/pinch hitter […]

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Ramsay to have brain surgery

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January 22, 2002 San Diego Padres relief pitcher Rob Ramsay is scheduled to have surgery on Wednesday to remove a tumor from his brain. The 28-year-old started suffering from headaches […]

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