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Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 at 11:02 AM EST

Warren Schaeffer to Return as Manager of the Hartford Yard Goats for the 2019 Season

Warren Schaeffer to Return as Manager of the Hartford Yard Goats for the 2019 Season

A familiar face will be in the dugout at Dunkin' Donuts Park during the 2019 Hartford Yard Goats season. The team announced Thursday Warren Schaeffer will return as manager.

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 at 11:22 AM EST

Texas Longhorns' Mascot Charges Georgia's Bulldog During Sugar Bowl

Texas Longhorns' Mascot Charges Georgia's Bulldog During Sugar Bowl

In what could have been viewed as a sign of things to come on the football field in the first half, the University of Texas' mascot, Bevo, charged the University of Georgia's mascot, Uga, during a pregame...

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 at 01:20 PM EST

WWE Hall Of Famer 'Mean Gene' Okerlund Dies at 76

WWE Hall Of Famer 'Mean Gene' Okerlund Dies at 76

WWE Hall of Famer Gene Okerlund, the interviewer known to a legion of wrestling fans as "Mean Gene" when he came to prominence along with professional wrestling in the mid 80's, has died at 76 according to...

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 at 01:50 PM EST

Think Sports Betting Seems Easy? Hedge Your Bets

Think Sports Betting Seems Easy? Hedge Your Bets

Seven U.S. states now offer legal sports gambling, and as many as 30 more will consider jumping on board in 2019. So here are some of the basics — as well as some more esoteric aspects — of betting on sports.

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 at 07:48 AM EST

Move to England Makes Pulisic Most Expensive US Soccer Player

Move to England Makes Pulisic Most Expensive US Soccer Player

Christian Pulisic became the most expensive American soccer player in history after completing a transfer to English club Chelsea from Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 at 07:09 AM EST

Federer on Winning Team After Facing Serena for 1st Time

Federer on Winning Team After Facing Serena for 1st Time

Roger Federer won the bragging rights over fellow tennis great Serena Williams as they faced each other on court for the first time on Tuesday, with Federer spearheading Switzerland's 4-2, 4-3 (3) victory...

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 04:55 PM EST

Deadline Passes Without Russian Turnover of Data to WADA

Deadline Passes Without Russian Turnover of Data to WADA

The deadline for Russia to turn over samples and other data from its Moscow anti-doping lab passed Tuesday, leaving the World Anti-Doping Agency to decide whether to reinstate the ban it had lifted in September...

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:34 AM EST

Young Fan Delights Third String NFL QB After First Touchdown

Young Fan Delights Third String NFL QB After First Touchdown

A young Eagles fan showed grace as he handed back the ball from Nate Sudfeld's first-ever NFL touchdown -- and then got plenty in return.

Monday, Dec 31, 2018 at 05:30 PM EST

NFL Head Coaching Positions a Slippery Ride

NFL Head Coaching Positions a Slippery Ride

Also taking a hit has been the NFL's initiative on diversity in coaching. The Rooney Rule is exemplary in purpose, though it sometimes gets criticized for how it is implemented. Of the eight head men released...

Monday, Dec 31, 2018 at 07:33 PM EST

Jets Fire Coach Todd Bowles After 4 Seasons, No Playoffs

Jets Fire Coach Todd Bowles After 4 Seasons, No Playoffs

It's official. Todd Bowles is out as Jets coach.

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