b8307a705951ce064b0f6a706700d3a1.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

FILE - In this Oct. 9, 1993 file photo, Philadelphia Phillies manger Jim Fregosi watches during batting practice before the start of game 3 of the NLCS in Atlanta. Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams, has died after an apparent stroke. He was 71. The Atlanta Braves say they were notified by a family member that died early Friday, Feb. 14, 2014,  in Miami, where he was hospitalized after the apparent stroke while on a cruise with baseball alumni.  (AP Photo/Ed Reinke)

FILE - In this Oct. 9, 1993 file photo, Philadelphia Phillies manger Jim Fregosi watches during batting practice before the start of game 3 of the NLCS in Atlanta. Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams, has died after an apparent stroke. He was 71. The Atlanta Braves say they were notified by a family member that died early Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Miami, where he was hospitalized after the apparent stroke while on a cruise with baseball alumni. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke)

Featured Photo Galleries

Mahan 3.jpg

Say hello, Assad: See the Navy warships off the coast of Syria

The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.