Mostly MLB Notes: Talking slumping sluggers and a look around the ... - Yahoo! Sports ... rounds (113 picks) of the 2011 draft combined…Maybe ... which increased HR for LHB by an MLB-high 33 percent over the past three years) to ... 04/23/2014 - 2:19 pm | View Link
This story appears in the Sports Illustrated Presents commemorative ... - SI.com Wrigley Field's Celebrity Singers Ranked From Most Cringe-Worthy To ... - Huffington Post 04/23/2014 - 2:03 pm | View Link
Mariners option Franklin back to Triple-A Tacoma - Major League Baseball Mariners option Franklin back to Triple-A Tacoma - Seattle Mariners 04/23/2014 - 11:54 am | View Link
Tommy John surgery a boon or an epidemic? - Raleigh News & Observer All-Star starter and closer, now an MLB Network ... youngest he has operated on being 12 years old. ... not going to have anybody to draft.” ... 04/23/2014 - 10:35 am | View Link
K-State's Ross Kivett has no regrets - KansasCity.com Omaha feels light years away. ... It’s hard to say whether his stock will improve when the next MLB draft comes around, but he isn’t worried 04/23/2014 - 10:33 am | View Link
2014 MLB Draft Preview: Miami Hurricanes Baseball or if he would rather try and double that by staying three years in college when he's re-eligible for the draft again. Either way, Chester possesses a wide range of talent for a H.S. prep player. He's been graded as a runner between 65-70 on the 20-80 ... 04/19/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
2014 MLB draft: 10 high school players on the rise — seventh edition One of the best southpaws in the 2014 MLB draft, Griffin is a 6’-5”, 190 pound power arm ... A Team USA Baseball alum, Sands has been in the spotlight for years and should also hear his name on day one. Committed to Florida State. 04/18/2014 - 2:55 am | View Link
2014 MLB Mock Draft: Houston Astros having a change of heart? Houston needs to start adding the right players as the team has struggled to win games in recent years. Ownership has also been reluctant to spend money on big name free agents, but with another solid Draft in June, this franchise could be on track in its ... 04/18/2014 - 2:36 am | View Link
2014 MLB Mock Draft: Fresh First-Round Projections to Start the New Year The White Sox have started to draft better in recently, going after high-upside athletes instead of cheap, easy-to-sign players with low upside. Jackson would fit nicely into their current plans, even though it will take him at least four years to develop ... 01/1/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
The MLB Draft: The Henry Ownership Years With the 2013 amateur draft in the books, Chip looks through the Red Sox's last 12 drafts. With the 2013 Rule 4 draft finally in the books, I thought it’d be fun to take a look back at all of the drafts that have occurred during the John Henry ownership era. 06/9/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The Baseball Draft Report « Obsessively Following the MLB ... Biggest draft story line of late is probably the fall of Carlos Rodon, right? There’s really no sugar-coating it at this point, he simply has not looked good this year. 04/24/2014 - 6:14 am | View Website
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Baseball In About Guide to Baseball, learn all about our national pastime. Read all about the rules, the leagues, the teams, the players, the history and the games that are ... 04/23/2014 - 4:24 pm | View Website
NFL Draft 2014 ESPN.com has full coverage of the 2014 NFL draft. Check out the latest mock drafts, news and videos on the top NFL prospects. 04/23/2014 - 2:15 pm | View Website
DALLAS — Let the record show Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels and manager Ron Washington endorse Major League Baseball’s replay system.
“Considering this is the first rollout, the system is excellent,” Daniels said.
Said Washington: “Overall, it’s good.
One year after his stunning debut at the Masters, Chinese 15-year-old golfer Guan Tianlang is growing accustomed to being in the spotlight.
Guan looked composed and confident as he shot a 1-under 71 in the first round of the China Open on Thursday in front of a gallery that grew to more than 100 spectators midway through the front nine.
The teenager's star has risen quickly in China since his breakthrough at Augusta National, where at the age of 14, he became the youngest golfer to make the cut at the Masters.
At this time last year, he had about 25,000 followers on Sina weibo, China's version of Twitter — not bad for a high school student.
HUNTSVILLEAs the Hornets and their new head coach, Rodney Southern, continue to get more acquainted, there will also be a handful of new faces that the Huntsville boys will learn to get accustomed to.
Though there are plenty of coaches still employed at other school districts, Southern is slowly but steadily putting his coaching staff together.
“We’re not complete yet.
A handful of protesters holding banners and placards demonstrated peacefully Thursday at an event with FIFA president Sepp Blatter to highlight the plight of migrant workers building stadiums in Qatar for the 2022 World Cup.
Blatter was a guest at the inauguration of the Hong Kong Football Association's new offices.
The International Trade Union Confederation reported recently that 1,200 workers have died on building projects in Qatar in less than four years since the 2022 World Cup was awarded to the Gulf nation.