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The Baltimore Orioles will name Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde their next manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported the news. Hyde, 45, replaces Buck Showalter, 62, who was let go after the Orioles finished a franchise-worst 47-115. Hyde previously had served as the Cubs director of player development and also was their first-base coach, before becoming manager Joe Maddons bench coachlast season. His responsibilities under Maddon included running spring training over the past several years. Hyde also served as the Cubs bench coach in 2014 when Rick Renteria was manager. Hyde interviewed for managerial openings this winter with the Rangers, Twins, Angels and Blue Jays before landing the Orioles job. Baltimore cleaned house in the offseason, parting with executive vice president Dan Duquette and Showalter. Mike Elias was hired as the teams new executive vice president and general manager, and he initiated the...
SAN ANTONIO -- Self-deprecating as usual, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich walked away before the obvious question could leave anyones lips just minutes after he moved past Pat Riley for fourth on the NBAs all-time wins list with San Antonios 111-86 triumph Tuesday night over the Phoenix Suns. Informed of his latest milestone, Popovich turned around and reached for the door. You guys have a good evening, he said. On a night when DeMar DeRozan produced eight first-half assists to tie a career high for his most in any half and Bryn Forbes led the Spurs with a game-high 24 points to go with his first career double-double 11 rebounds on any level, San Antonio secured its first three-game winning streak since a four-game tear from Oct. 27 to Nov. 3, with three more home outings remaining on the current six-game homestand. The Spurs finished the night back at .500 14-14, sitting at 10th in the Western...
Jackie Bradley Jr. and CC Sabathia are about to give baseball the royal treatment. The Bostonoutfielder and New York Yankees pitcher are traveling to London this week, six months ahead of the two-game series between the teams in the British capital. Bradley and Sabathia will tour the citys sights, visit the Lords Cricket Ground and see Premier League soccer matches in Manchester and Liverpool. The World Series champion Red Sox and Yankees play June 29-30 at Olympic Stadium. I welcome the opportunity to promote our great sport and the history of our rivalry across the pond, Sabathia said. I also love traveling ... Consider me the Yankees advance scout for London.
AJ Brodeur and Antonio Woods each scored 16 points as Penn beat No. 17 Villanova 78-75 on Tuesday night, the Quakers first win over the Wildcats since 2002
Serge Ibaka had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors cruised past the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 without injured Kawhi Leonard
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The Raiders could own April. The offseason quarterback situation is going to be fascinating. And every team has needs somewhere.
Raiders owner Mark Davis was critical of the federal lawsuit filed by the city of Oakland against the team and the NFL.
Brandon Hyde, who has been Joe Maddons bench coach with the Cubs, will be named the Orioles new manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported that Hyde was the teams choice to replace Buck Showalter.
With San Antonios win over Phoenix on Tuesday, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich moved past Pat Riley for fourth on the NBAs all-time wins list. His reaction You guys have a good evening.
Gary Sanchez batted only .186 last season, but Yankees GM Brian Cashman expressed firm support of the catcher.
Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill revealed in a video Tuesday he has a secret stash squirreled awayin the Cayman Islands.
Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake had the moment of a lifetime Sunday, scoring a game-winning touchdown on an improbable play, giving his team an upset victory over the rival New England Patriots -- but theres still one thing he wants.
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman revealed hes returned to Alcoholic Anonymous meetings after breaking his sober streak two weeks ago.
NBA superstar Stephen Curry denied believing humans landed on the moon in a podcast interview on Monday.
The U.S. Olympic Committee fired chief of sport performance Alan Ashley in the wake of an independent report released Monday that said neither he nor former CEO Scott Blackmun elevated concerns about the Larry Nassar sexual abuse allegations when they were first reported to them.
The eight Rutgers football players charged in connection with a credit card fraud scheme earlier this year have been indicted.
Shaquille ONeal opens up on a number of topics, including his take on LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan and that his Lakers could beat todays Warriors.
Come 2019, Major League Baseballs going to look much more different. The games drift toward analytics has turned into a tidal wave.
Defending national champions Villanova fell to Penn on Tuesday night, its first loss to the Quakers since 2002.
Richmond DB Augustus Gus Lee died Tuesday. His loss is a true tragedy to those who knew and loved him, coach Russ Huesman said in a statement.
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