Baseball / MLB Jul 30, 2016

Ex-Swallows pitcher Ondrusek signs with Orioles

Reliever Logan Ondrusek, who parted ways with the Tokyo Yakult Swallows last week, has signed a major league contract with the Baltimore Orioles, the team said on Friday. Ondrusek, 31, went 8-3 with a 2.17 ERA in 102 games over two years with the Swallows. ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jul 21, 2016

Swallows terminate closer Ondrusek's contract

The Tokyo Yakult Swallows parted ways with closer Logan Ondrusek on Thursday. The Swallows terminated Ondrusek's contract. He had been suspended by the team for abusive behavior after being pulled from a game on June 26. Ondrusek, who asked Yakult to cut him loose, returned to ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jun 27, 2016

Swallows suspend closer Ondrusek for outburst

The Tokyo Yakult Swallows suspended closer Logan Ondrusek on Monday for abusive behavior toward the coaching staff after Sunday's game, manager Mitsuru Manaka said. Working with a three-run lead in the ninth inning at Jingu Stadium, the Chunichi Dragons loaded the bases with one out ...