Phillies continue to roll, rally in 9th to oust Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night. The Phillies , who have won eight of nine, trailed 7-3 before pinch-hitter Matt Stairs led off the ninth with a homer off Matt Capps (1-5). Jimmy Rollins walked and stole second, his third steal of
Dotel eager to set mark by pitching for 13th team
Because I've been all over the place.'' According to STATS, LLC, the 38-year-old Dotel is currently tied with Matt Stairs , Mike Morgan and Ron Villone after appearing in a game with 12 franchises. Stairs retired last season, finishing
Twins 14, Indians 3
2010 and 69 last season. He is the fourth Canadian-born player to hit 200 career home runs, joining Larry Walker, Matt Stairs and Jason Bay. ''It's one of those things I'm able to appreciate,'' Morneau said. ''When you're younger
Ellsbury, Wilson injuries not end of world
game. The Phillies have combined to hit five home runs, tied for second fewest in the majors. They were better when Matt Stairs was around. (And Jayson Werth. And Ryan Howard . And Chase Utley .) Bochy, who is particularly adept at handling bullpens
Bush loses no-no in 8th; Brewers still beat Phils
Dave Bush held Philadelphia hitless for 7 1-3 innings before pinch-hitter Matt Stairs homered off the foul pole, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Phillies 6-1 Thursday. Bush became the sixth pitcher to take a no-hit bid into the late innings this season. All of them got broken up. Right after ...
Royals sign Stairs and Sullivan
Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - The Kansas City Royals bolstered their outfield on Tuesday by signing left-handed hitting Matt Stairs to a one- year contract worth a reported $1 million. The team also inked right-handed reliever Scott Sullivan to a two-year deal with a club option for 2006.
Pirates activate Stairs from DL
Toronto, Ontario (Sports Network) - The Pittsburgh Pirates activated outfielder Matt Stairs from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday.
Kansas City Royals offseason update
ADDITIONS: RP - Jaime Cerda (traded from New York Mets); OF - Juan Gonzalez (FA from Texas); INF - Tony Graffanino (FA from Chicago White Sox); C - Benito Santiago (FA from San Francisco); OF - Matt Stairs (FA from Pittsburgh); C - Kelly Stinnett (FA from Philadelphia); RP - Scott Sullivan (FA from ...
Royals sign Stairs
Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - The Kansas City Royals bolstered their outfield on Tuesday by signing lefthanded hitting Matt Stairs to a one-year contract worth a reported $1 million.
Pirates decline arbitration to three players
Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - The Pittsburgh Pirates did not offer salary arbitration to free agent outfielders Reggie Sanders and Matt Stairs and pitcher Julian Tavarez before Sunday night's midnight deadline.