This is the February 4, 2013 news archive. View today's NL Central rumors and news.
NL Central News and Rumors
Urban Invitational returns to HoustonThe Astros will once again play host to the Urban Invitational, a college baseball tournament at Minute Maid Park that features four historically black colleges and universities -- Alabama State, Southern, Prairie View A&M and Texas Southern.Share Tweet
Pirates get trucking to Spring Training homeIn the frigid early February dawn, bats, balls, helmets and the other tools of summer were loaded onto the truck for the annual trip to Bradenton, Fla. When that truck returns to PNC Park in eight weeks, it will be packing spring.Share Tweet
Stewart appreciates Cubs' show of supportRehabbing from wrist surgery, Ian Stewart began training with Hall of Famer Rod Carew in California -- many miles from his North Carolina home. Mrs. Strewart gave Ian the green light to go.Share Tweet
Top 10 lineups: Angels the cream of the cropWhile the Tigers, Cardinals and Brewers will also field elite offenes this year, the Angels, led by Mike Trout, Josh Hamilton and Albert Pujols, have the best lineup in the Major Leagues as the season approaches.Share Tweet