Tigers Closer Rodriguez Says He Contracted Zika VirusRodriguez says he was bedridden for about two weeks with head and body aches, sore joints and other symptoms.
Handling Transition To Majors With 'Aplomb,' Suarez Could Be More Than Temporary Fix For TigersAusmus reached into the upper echelons of his Dartmouth-informed vocabulary to describe how Suarez has handled his transition to the majors.
More Than Baseball On The Mind Of Miguel Cabrera During Spring TrainingPolitical violence is blamed for at least eight deaths and more than 100 injuries since Feb. 12 in Venezuela, home to 63 players who were on opening day rosters at the beginning of the 2013 season.
Former Slugger Ordonez Elected Mayor In Venezuela A year after retiring from baseball, former star Magglio Ordonez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela.
Brayan Villarreal's Family Center Of Kidnapping Scheme In VenezuelaA scary experience for Tigers pitcher Brayan Villarreal who learned his family's home was attacked by three armed robbers in Venezuela, who threatened to kidnap his relatives in the future.
Baseball Talent Flows Like Oil In Venezuela On a ragged baseball diamond, its grass tall and infield dirt pockmarked, nearly 200 boys practice for hours every day.