The New York Yankees have signed utilityman Jace Peterson to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training. Peterson was non-tendered by the Braves last month rather than go to arbitration with him. He’s 27 and is a career .234/.319/.331 hitter across parts of four major league seasons. The Braves tried him out
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 by Synamon Reed
The route to a game at Roger Dean Stadium was a lot shorter when Miles Mikolas was a kid growing up in nearby Tequesta, Fla., but after a detour through Japan, he has found his way back to that ballpark. As momentum starts to build for a winter that they hope will reshape their roster,
The Buccaneers, who rank last in the league with seven sacks in six games, signed veteran defensive end Darryl Tapp after a Tuesday workout, via Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times. Tampa Bay also worked out Wallace Gilberry and Owa Odighizuwa. Tapp, 33, spent time with the Saints this season but has not played.
Friday, 22 September 2017 by Synamon Reed
Going into training camp, one of the biggest stories for the Oklahoma City Thunder is how Russell Westbrook has still not signed the massive five-year, $207M extension that has been on the table since back in June. Even with the new revelation that Westbrook recently underwent a PRP injection on his right knee and will miss the first
Thursday, 14 September 2017 by Synamon Reed
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins are hoping to build off last season when they reached the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in three seasons. They took a step in the right direction by signing forward David Pastrnak to a six-year contract worth $40 million on Thursday. The team had been negotiating with
The Steelers released center Mike Matthews, the son of Hall of Famer Bruce Matthews, with an injury designation, the team announced Tuesday. Matthews was sitting out with an unknown injury, and the Steelers needed a center for Friday’s preseason game. He spent last fall out of football, selling shoulder pads, after the Browns released him.
A couple weeks after releasing her eighth studio album Words, Sara Evans has shared an official music video for the album’s lead single “Marquee Sign.” The Peter Zavadil-directed clip, which takes the descriptor “cinematic” quite literally, finds Evans strutting outside an old-school movie theater in one shot and holding a cigarette while nursing a beer
Saturday, 29 July 2017 by Synamon Reed
The Sacramento Kings signed forwards JaKarr Sampson and Jack Cooley to a two-way contracts Saturday. The 6-foot-9, 207-pound Sampson, a 2017 NBA G-League Western Conference All-Star, spent last season with the Iowa Energy, where he accrued averages of 15.1 points, 5.9 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 25.7 minutes in 47 games (22 starts). Sampson, 24, recently
Monday, 24 July 2017 by Synamon Reed
He might be going by “Trevor” now, but sports fans in the Carolinas likely remember “T.J.” Graham well. The former N.C. State star and Raleigh native was signed by the Panthers on Monday afternoon, with team slated to report to training camp in Spartanburg on Tuesday morning. Graham’s signing caps the roster at the league-allotted
Sunday, 23 July 2017 by Synamon Reed
MANCHESTER, England (AP) Danilo will be fulfilling his ambition to play under Pep Guardiola after signing for Manchester City from Real Madrid on Sunday. [ MORE: Sunday’s transfer rumor roundup | Saturday | Friday ] The versatile Brazilian defender, who can play on either flank as well as at center back, signed a five-year contract