Thu, 30 Mar 2006 10:09:38 -0800
Alyson Footer, of Astros.MLB.com, reports the Houston Astros have released P Steve Sparks.
Thu, 22 Dec 2005 19:20:13 -0800
Alyson Footer, of Astros.MLB.com, reports the Houston Astros have signed P Steve Sparks to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
Sun, 03 Apr 2005 04:57:24 -0700
USA TODAY.com reports the San Diego Padres optioned P Steve Sparks to Triple-A Portland.
Sun, 13 Mar 2005 08:37:32 -0800
According to The North County Times' John Maffei, San Diego Padres P Steve Sparks is one of three players competing for the final open slot in the bullpen.
Fri, 21 Jan 2005 13:50:49 -0800
The Sports Network reports the San Diego Padres signed SP Steve Sparks (Diamondbacks) to a minor-league contract.
Wed, 08 Dec 2004 03:16:15 -0800
The Arizona Republic's Bob McManaman is reporting the Arizona Diamondbacks did not offer salary arbitration to RP Steve Sparks.
Fri, 23 Jul 2004 12:52:39 -0700
Steve Gilbert, of Diamondbacks.MLB.com, reports Arizona Diamondbacks P Steve Sparks will pitch out of the bullpen indefinitely, according to manager Al Pedrique, Thursday, July 22. Sparks was scheduled to start Saturday, July 24, but no longer will make the start.
Sun, 04 Apr 2004 18:45:04 -0700
The AP's Bob Baum reports Arizona Diamondbacks SP Steve Sparks was named the team's No. 5 starter in the rotation. Sparks also expects to see some action out of the bullpen early in April due to the number of days off the team has.
Sat, 20 Dec 2003 08:18:31 -0800
The AP's Ronald Blum reports the Arizona Diamondbacks signed P Steve Sparks (Athletics) to a one-year, $500,000 contract and can earn $125,000 in performance bonuses.
Fri, 19 Dec 2003 02:52:11 -0800
The Arizona Republic is reporting the Arizona Diamondbacks have shown interest in free-agent P Steve Sparks.