ENMU ready to roll

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — With virtually no outside practice time yet due to the recent winter weather, the Eastern New Mexico University baseball team is a work in progress as a season-opening series approaches against Sul Ross State on Friday and Saturday in Alpine, Texas. Of course, the Greyhounds are in […]

National League capsules

The Associated Press Capsules of National League teams, in order of finish last year: EAST Atlanta Braves 2003: 101-61, 1st place. Manager: Bobby Cox (18th season). He’s Here: RF J.D. Drew, INF Russell Branyan, RHP Antonio Alfonseca, LHP Armando Almanza, LHP C.J. Nitkowski, RHP Tim Drew, RHP Chuck Smith. He’s Outta Here: RHP Greg Maddux, […]

American League capsules

The Associated Press Capsules of American League teams, in order of finish last year: EAST New York Yankees 2003: 101-61, 1st place (AL champions). Manager: Joe Torre (ninth season). He’s Here: 3B Alex Rodriguez, RF Gary Sheffield, RHP Kevin Brown, RHP Javier Vazquez, RHP Paul Quantrill, RHP Tom Gordon, OF Kenny Lofton, LHP Donovan Osborne, […]

Hounds looking to rebound behind pitching

Dave Wagner PORTALES — Veteran Eastern New Mexico University baseball coach Phil Clabaugh is looking forward to a fresh start for his team in 2004. The Greyhounds had a miserable time last season, going 12-39 overall and winning just four of their 24 Lone Star Conference South Division games. Clabaugh, who helped revive a defunct […]