Fri, 25 Mar 2005 10:58:27 -0800
The St. Petersburg Times reports the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim may have interest in free-agent RP Mark Guthrie, released by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays earlier this month.
Thu, 17 Mar 2005 10:49:44 -0800
The St. Petersburg Press' Damian Cristodero and Marc Topkin report the Tampa Bay Devil Rays released RP Mark Guthrie to give him a chance to catch on with another team.
Thu, 13 Jan 2005 03:20:54 -0800
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the Tampa Bay Devil Rays signed RP Mark Guthrie to a minor-league contract that includes a spring training invitation. No financial terms were disclosed.
Sat, 11 Sep 2004 10:18:01 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Tribune Co., which owns the Chicago Cubs and The Hartford Courant are battling a former newspaper carrier to get back the last of $301,000 it accidentally gave to him instead of a baseball player with the same name. The money was meant for former Cubs RP Mark Guthrie was sent to the bank account of Mark Guthrie, the Courant deliveryman, in three payments, the final one made last October. Five weeks, later the Cubs realized the error, and the team took back $275,000 before Guthrie froze his account. The Cubs sued in February but last month filed legal documents offering to drop the suit if he handed over the final $26,000.
Tue, 30 Mar 2004 00:56:51 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates have released P Mark Guthrie, according to Robert Dvorchak of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Thu, 05 Feb 2004 09:24:14 -0800
The Sports Network reports the Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms on a minor-league contract with free agent RP Mark Guthrie (Cubs). He will be invited as a non-roster player to spring training.
Wed, 02 Jul 2003 20:03:33 -0700
The AP reports four Chicago Cubs pitchers combined to hold the Philadelphia Phillies to one hit in a 1-0 victory by Chicago on Wednesday, July 2. The pitchers were: SP Matt Clement, RP Mark Guthrie, RP Kyle Farnsworth and RP Joe Borowski.
Tue, 03 Jun 2003 22:02:41 -0700
Updating previous items, the AP reports the Chicago Cubs activated RP Mark Guthrie (elbow) from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday, June 3. He had been out of action since May 13 due to a sore left elbow.
Sat, 17 May 2003 14:29:09 -0700
Updating previous stories, Carrie Muskat, writing for Cubs.MLB.com, reports Chicago Cubs P Mark Guthrie (forearm) threw on the side on Friday with no signs of pain in his forearm. "I had three days of medication and three days of rest," Guthrie said Friday. "Hopefully, nothing is damaged and we're over the hump." Guthrie hasn't pitched since Monday, May 12th, when he suffered the injury in Milwaukee. "I don't know if he's available but he's better," Cubs manager Dusty Baker said. "He was looking kind of down."
Sat, 17 May 2003 12:30:56 -0700
Updating previous reports, MLB.com reports Chicago Cubs RP Mark Guthrie (elbow) was placed on the 15-day DL (retroactive to May 13).