Sun, 29 Nov 2009 04:36:16 -0800
According to The Baltimore Sun, Roberto Alomar is among 15 first-time candidates on this year's Hall of Fame ballot. Edgar Martinez, Barry Larkin and Fred McGriff also are new to the ballot this year. There are 26 candidates, three more than last year. Also on the ballot for the first time are Kevin Appier, Ellis Burks, Andres Galarraga, Pat Hentgen, Mike Jackson, Eric Karros, Ray Lankford, Shane Reynolds, David Segui, Robin Ventura and Todd Zeile.
Fri, 27 Nov 2009 14:31:04 -0800
The Associated Press reports former MLB 2B Roberto Alomar, DH Edgar Martinez, SS Barry Larkin, 1B Fred McGriff, SP Kevin Appier, DH Ellis Burks, 1B Andres Galarraga, SP Pat Hentgen, RP Mike Jackson, 1B Eric Karros, OF Ray Lankford, P Shane Reynolds, 1B David Segui, 3B Robin Ventura and 1B Todd Zeile are first-time candidates on this year's Hall of Fame ballot.
Sun, 11 Feb 2007 22:57:25 -0800
The Chicago Tribune's Teddy Greenstein reports former Florida Marlins manager Joe Girardi, Chicago Cubs 1B Mark Grace and Los Angeles Dodgers/Cubs 1B Eric Karros will work as analysts this year on the Fox television network's Saturday "Game of the Week" broadcasts. It is not known where they will be placed, although all three are expected to contribute both in studio and on the road.
Fri, 10 Sep 2004 01:21:19 -0700
The Los Angeles Daily News's Jill Painter and Rich Hammond report former Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Eric Karros returned to the Dodgers Thursday, Sept. 9, this time as a guest analyst for KFWB Radio. Karros said he plans on taking the rest of this year off but isn't sure about 2005. "I don't know yet, I haven't found a real void," Karros said. "I miss this time of year and the competition. If the right situation comes up, maybe I'd pursue the opportunity."
Thu, 29 Jul 2004 19:13:30 -0700
Updating a previous item, the Associated Press reports the Oakland Athletics released 1B Eric Karros Thursday, July 29. Karros had been designated for assignment two days earlier.
Tue, 27 Jul 2004 14:49:16 -0700
USAToday.com reports Oakland Athletics 1B Eric Karros was designated for assignment.
Thu, 20 May 2004 09:33:48 -0700
Mychael Urban, of Athletics.MLB.com, reports Oakland Athletics 1B Eric Karros, a right-hander, is not playing as much as he might against left-handed pitchers because the team's two hottest hitters are DH Erubiel Durazo and 1B Scott Hatteberg. With these two slots filled, there is no place left for Karros to start.
Sun, 02 May 2004 19:41:04 -0700
Oakland.athletics.MLB.com's Mychael Urban reports Oakland Athletics 1B Eric Karros could see some starts against right-handed pitchers if the team goes a long time without facing a lefty starter, according to Oakland manager Ken Macha. Karros, a right-handed batter, normally platoons and starts against left-handed pitchers.
Mon, 29 Mar 2004 09:52:49 -0800
Athletics.MLB.com's Mychael Urban reports Oakland Athletics 1B Eric Karros will start at first on Opening Day as the team will be facing Texas Rangers lefty Kenny Rogers.
Mon, 29 Mar 2004 03:40:37 -0800
Chris Haft of The San Jose Mercury News reports Oakland Athletics 1B Eric Karros has likely earned more playing time thanks to a decent spring, with Athletics manager Ken Macha saying "he won't be playing against just left-handed hitters".