State sports briefs BASEBALL Ficociello, Moore sign Infielder Dominic Ficociello and pitcher Brandon Moore have become the latest Arkansas players to sign professional contracts after being picked in the major-league baseball amateur draft last weekend.
June 15, 2013 - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Red Sox send infielder Ciriaco to Padres BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox traded infielder Pedro Ciriaco to the San Diego Padres for a player to be named or cash.
June 14, 2013 - The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports
Jim Hendry in Chicago Daily Herald We expect Aaron to provide significant versatility and flexibility to our roster,said Cubs GM Jim Hendry. "He handles the bat well from both sides of the plate and is a skillful middle infielder who has added third base and all three...
Joe Maddon in USA Today Both runners should just stay at third base and you let the infielder tag him out,Maddon said. "The runner that's already been there is entitled to the bag. The other guy's out."
Ron Washington in Sports Network Hank is coming along good,said Rangers skipper Ron Washington. "He's making all the adjustments and almost looking like a first baseman. It won't take Hank long. He's already an infielder, he's just moving to the other side. He's got an...