Former major league pitcher Ugueth Urbina returned to baseball Friday after serving 7.5 years in prison for the attempted murder of five workers on his family's ranch.
Former All-Star closer Ugueth Urbina has been unexpectedly released from a Venezuelan prison after serving more than 5.5 years for attempted murder.
A judge dismissed first-degree murder charges against two in the fatal beating of a man outside the Phillies park.
A judge is upholding murder charges against three men in a fatal fight outside the Philadelphia Phillies stadium.
Two men have been charged with murder and a third is in custody in the beating death of a man outside the Phillies' ballpark during a game.
Former major league pitcher Ugueth Urbina has reproterdly been sentenced to 14 years in prison in Venezuela for the attempted murder of five workers on his family's ranch, the Mexican daily newspaper El Universal reported Wednesday.
A Venezuelan judge on Friday denied relief pitcher Ugueth Urbina's request to be released from prison pending his trial on attempted murder charges.
Pitcher Ugueth Urbina must remain in jail until his trial on attempted murder charges, a Venezuelan tribunal decided after prosecutors formally presented their evidence.
Ugueth Urbina's mother told the Venezuela Daily Journal that someone associated with the judiciary offered to set her son free in exchange for U.S. currency.
Ugueth Urbina remains in a Venezuelan prison after the judge presiding over his murder trial denied bail Wednesday.
Free agent reliever Ugueth Urbina was formally charged Wednesday with attempted murder and will remain in prison while he is tried, his lawyer said.
Phillies pitcher Ugueth Urbina has been arrested in Venezuela on charges that he and a group of friends attacked employees at his ranch with machetes.
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