Call to the Pen
Jason Bartlett informs Minnesota Twins he will retire
Jason Bartlett has informed the Minnesota Twins that he will retire. The 34 year old had joined the team on a minor league deal in November and was a surprise addition to the Twins' Opening Day roster after not playing at all in 2013.
The Coastal Courier
McGowan gets first victory since 2008
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan on Friday picked up his first win since 2008, as the Blue Jays won in Baltimore, 2-0.
MacArthur: McGowan wins for Jays on "sentimental" night
BALTIMORE Dustin McGowan will see a "W" beside his name when he checks the boxscore on Saturday morning, something he could only dream about during endless rehabilitation stints while prime years of his big league career wasted away.
The Ballad of Jason and the Jasons
After giving another shot to Jason Kubel and Jason Bartlett , the 2014 Minnesota Twins had reunited 2/3 of the worst non-existent prog-rock trio ever: Jason and the Jasons.
The Baltimore Sun
For Orioles' Delmon Young, another ride in the major leagues
At age 20, Delmon Young was the top prospect in the game - a former No. 1 overall pick in a hurry to make his mark in the major leagues.
St. Petersburg Times
Rays name Jake Odorizzi fifth starter
LHP Cesar Ramos will go back to the bullpen. The team hops veteran LHP Erik Bedard will stay with the organization at Triple-A Durham, but he'll first explore other big-league opportunities prior to the March 31 opt-out date of his minor-league deal.