Kansas City Royals


Florida infielder Mark Ellis retires from baseball

February 26, 2015 | By Adam Silverstein
A 17-year veteran who played for four MLB franchises during his career, 37-year-old second baseman Mark Ellis officially retired from baseball on Tuesday. Ellis, who primarily played third base for the Florida...

FOUR BITS: Andrades, Nixon, Saunders, baseball

January 25, 2013 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Preseason-ranked No. 13/17 Florida Gators baseball opened the 2013 season on Friday with its very first practice of the new campaign. For those unaware that he would be doing so,...

TWO BITS: Draftees staying? Fagan awarded.

June 9, 2011 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Of Florida Gators baseball’s four high school signees drafted in the first four rounds of the 2011 MLB Draft, at least two are expected to enroll in school and delay...

Record 11 Gators selected in 2011 MLB Draft

June 8, 2011 | By Adam Silverstein
A school record 11 current members of the Florida Gators baseball team were selected by professional organizations on Tuesday and Wednesday as part of the second and third days of the 50-round...

Nine Gators selected on day two of MLB Draft

June 7, 2011 | By Adam Silverstein
Nine current members of the Florida Gators baseball team were selected by professional organizations Tuesday on the second day of the 2011 MLB Draft. Junior LHP Nick Mardone – Round 4, Pick...

OF Jonathan Pigott signs with Atlanta Braves

July 29, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Former Florida Gators outfielder Jonathan Pigott has signed a free agent contract with the Atlanta Braves. He is the fourth member of the 2010 team to sign with an MLB team and...

FOUR BITS: Chapman, Parsons, Macklin, Brown

July 13, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Drafted in the fourth round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the Kansas City Royals, Florida Gators junior closer Kevin Chapman realized his dream and solidified his future by officially...

Chapman, den Dekker selected in 2010 MLB Draft

June 8, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Two Florida Gators seniors – reliever Kevin Chapman and outfielder Matt den Dekker – were selected on the second day of the 2010 MLB Draft on Tuesday. Chapman, picked No. 119 overall...