RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Rickie Weeks

A collection of news and information related to Rickie Weeks published by this site and its partners.

Top Rickie Weeks Articles

Displaying items 49-60
  • Blue Jays 7, Brewers 4

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Millson, The Sports Xchange Blue Jays 7, Brewers 4 TORONTO -- Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 7-4 on Wednesday to sweep...
  • Encarnacion's blast sends Jays past Brewers

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Millson, The Sports Xchange Encarnacion's blast sends Jays past Brewers TORONTO -- It was a different -- and rewarding day -- for Edwin Encarnacion. Sort of a walkoff in the park. He made his third career start in left...
  • Brewers swept for 1st time this season as Jays score 3 in ninth

    TORONTO The Milwaukee Brewers suffered their first series sweep on Wednesday, and it was not an easy loss to swallow. Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-out, three-run home run off Brandon Kintzler in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Toronto Blue Jays...
  • Reds extend Brewers' losing streak, 4-2

    CINCINNATI Cincinnati Reds starter Alfredo Simon pitched 7 1/3 innings, making only a couple of mistakes in an otherwise strong outing, to beat the Milquakee Brewers, 4-2, in a Fourth of July matchup at Great American Ball Park. It was the fourth...
  • Scooter Gennett's road to the majors was a roller-coaster ride

    MILWAUKEE Scooter Gennett readily admits he played a significant role in his stock falling in the 2009 major-league draft. As a highly regarded senior star at Sarasota (Fla.) High School, the diminutive shortstop had many area scouts approach him that...
  • Olympia graduate Nick Gordon signs with Twins for $3.85 million

    Olympia graduate Nick Gordon signs with Twins for $3.85 million
    Nick Gordon, the former Olympia High School shortstop, signed with the Minnesota Twins on Monday for $3.85 million. Gordon was selected with the fifth overall pick in Thursday's baseball draft, making him one of the highest draft picks ever from the...
  • Minnesota Twins take Olympia's Nick Gordon with 5th overall pick in draft

    Minnesota Twins take Olympia's Nick Gordon with 5th overall pick in draft
    Moments after the Minnesota Twins selected Olympia shortstop Nick Gordon with the fifth overall pick in the first round of the baseball draft Thursday night, he sounded as if he had raced from first base to home plate. The life-altering moment took away...
  • Sean Burnett likes role as Angels' top left-handed reliever

    Sean Burnett likes role as Angels' top left-handed reliever
    TEMPE, Ariz. — As kids, Sean Burnett and Prince Fielder were teammates on a travel ball team in Florida. The team was called The Juice, and packed with 11- and 12-year-olds. Rickie Weeks played second base. Chet Lemon, the former major league...
  • Fantasy baseball: Finding nuggets in the bargain bin

    Fantasy baseball: Finding nuggets in the bargain bin
    While most fans are focused on teams still in the playoff chase, fantasy owners understand the benefit of trolling the rosters of the also-rans. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at some newer talent currently on display in the MLB's outposts. Scooter...
  • Miami Marlins' Logan Morrison a finalist for prestigious Hutch Award for community service

    Miami Marlins' Logan Morrison a finalist for prestigious Hutch Award for community service
    I'm not sure if Logan Morrison will stay healthy or productive enough to be part of the Miami Marlins' future, but it's clear he's already distinguished himself with good deeds off the field. Morrison, the young outfielder and first baseman, was one of...
  • Phillies nominee for Roberto Clemente Award announced

     
    The Phillies' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award was announced Tuesday. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins is the five-time defending National League's nominee. The annual award recognizes a Major League Baseball player who best represents the game of baseball...
  • Marlins' Eovaldi throttled, bats stay stagnant in loss

    Marlins' Eovaldi throttled, bats stay stagnant in loss
    MILWAUKEE The Marlins on Saturday wore reproductions of 1956 Miami Marlins uniforms, the same one the iconic Satchel Paige wore during his three seasons with the Triple-A International League outfit. Nathan Eovaldi didn’t come close to...