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Man accused of killing roommate's fish

NEW YORK, March 23 (UPI) -- A New York man has been charged with killing his roommate's fish after she started packing to leave.

Chicago warehouse, high-rise burn

CHICAGO, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Chicago firefighters Wednesday mopped up hot spots after the city's largest fire in years destroyed a vacant five-story warehouse.

Father, stepfather rush homicide defendant

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., March 7 (UPI) -- The father and stepfather of a homicide victim pleaded innocent to disrupting court in Springfield, Mass., during the case of a man accused in the killing.

Chicago 1st to allow 911 cellphone photos

CHICAGO, March 15 (UPI) -- Chicago is the first U.S. city to permit residents to send videos and photos on cellphone 911 calls that may be used as criminal evidence, officials said.

Police: Pasta led to hit-and-run suspect

MIAMI, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Miami police said homemade spaghetti that was being carried by the victim in a fatal hit-and-run incident led investigators to their suspect.

Holy smokes! 'Batman' set burns

CHICAGO, April 24 (UPI) -- Chicago firefighters blamed an old ventilator unit for a fire on the set of "The Dark Knight," the latest Batman installment.

White Sox invite eight to spring training

CHICAGO, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The Chicago White Sox have signed eight players to minor league deals, including veteran righthander Robert Person and outfielder Marvin Benard.

Detroit 6, Cleveland 5 (11 inn.)

DETROIT, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Shane Halter opened the 11th inning Wednesday night with a homer off Jose Santiago to lift Detroit to a 6-5 victory over Cleveland.

Indians activate Garcia

CLEVELAND, June 23 (UPI) -- Cleveland Indians outfielder Karim Garcia, who has missed more than six weeks with a left wrist injury, has been activated from the 15-day disabled list.

Indians buy Boyd contract, demote Santiago

CLEVELAND, May 4 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Indians on Sunday purchased the contract of Jason Boyd from Class AAA Buffalo and sent fellow righthander Jose Santiago outright to the Internatio

Texas 6, Cleveland 5

CLEVELAND, May 3 (UPI) -- Alex Rodriguez delivered a two-run double in the seventh inning Saturday as the Texas Rangers downed the Cleveland Indians, 6-5.

Seattle 4, Cleveland 2

SEATTLE, April 25 (UPI) -- Bret Boone delivered a two-run single in the bottom of the fifth and Jamie Moyer pitched six innings Thursday night as the Seattle Mariners rallied for their 10

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Cleveland 6, Kansas Ciy 1

CLEVELAND, April 13 (UPI) -- Ricardo Rodriguez got some help from his defense and the offense finally gave him some room for error Sunday as the Cleveland Indians posted handed the Kansas C

Cleveland 4, Baltimore 2

BALTIMORE, April 2 (UPI) -- Ricardo Rodriguez allowed just one run and four hits in seven innings Wednesday night as the Cleveland Indians rebounded from a 13-inning loss on Opening Day to
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José Rafael Santiago Alfonso (born August 15, 1940, in Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico) is a former right-handed pitcher in American Major League Baseball.

Possessor of an outstanding curveball, Santiago reached the American League in 1963 with the Kansas City Athletics. His contract was sold to the Boston Red Sox after the 1965 season, and he became a key member of pitching staff of the 1967 Red Sox, posting a 12-4 record with a 3.59 ERA in 50 games. He was largely a middle relief pitcher that season, starting only 11 games, and compiled an 8-3 mark in relief with five saves. However, he also made several important starts, including Game 1 of the 1967 World Series, which he lost to Hall of Famer Bob Gibson, 2-1, accounting for the only Boston run with a home run in his first World Series plate appearance.

Although Santiago lost both of his World Series decisions to the St. Louis Cardinals and compiled an ERA of 5.59, he began the 1968 campaign in the Boston rotation, compiling a 9-4 record with a 2.25 ERA in 18 starts before an elbow injury ended his season. The injury effectively ruined his major league career. After that, he appeared in only 18 more games during 1969 and 1970, and never won another major league game.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jose Santiago."
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