The Cubs signed right-handed pitcher Williams Perez to a minor-league deal, according to Ken Rosenthal. The Braves released Perez on Dec. 8. Perez, 25, made 31 starts for the Braves in the last two seasons, during which he had a 5.18 ERA in 170 1/3 innings. Last season, he had a 6.04 ERA in 53 2/3 innings while dealing with shoulder and elbow troubles.
Report: Cubs sign former Braves righty Williams Perez
Defense attorneys said the case ran up against fundamental questions about free speech, insisting that Thomas Osadzinski "had a right to watch those videos. He had a right to share those videos."
Inspector General Joe Ferguson’s 12-year run as Chicago’s top watchdog ended Friday. His final quarterly report, released Monday, includes details on a city employee who tried to sneak a firearm through an airport checkpoint.
This technicolor jukebox musical is set in the ’60s and highlights a winning combination of the Beatles’ greatest hits with humor.
The Big Ten and SEC have a national-best five ranked teams each. The Big Ten has No. 6 Michigan, No. 7 Michigan, No. 11 Illinois, No. 17 Ohio State and No. 21 Maryland.
Powell’s family says he died of complications from COVID-19. He was 84.