Staff & Wire Reports

Staff & Wire Reports
Swanson, Gausman carry Braves over Pirates 6-1

Swanson, Gausman carry Braves over Pirates 6-1

posted on August 22, 2018 by

Dansby Swanson had two homers and four RBIs, Kevin Gausman breezed through eight innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 on Tuesday night.

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Fisher signs huge contract; takes on new challenge with A&M

Fisher signs huge contract; takes on new challenge with A&M

posted on August 22, 2018 by

All those zeroes in Jimbo Fisher’s new contract hang over the coach like a huge cloud. Texas A&M handed Fisher a 10-year, $75 million contract to leave Florida State after Kevin Sumlin was fired last year.

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Senators assistant GM resigns amid harassment charges

Senators assistant GM resigns amid harassment charges

posted on August 22, 2018 by

Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee resigned Tuesday amid charges of harassment stemming from an incident at the NHL scouting combine in May.

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Twins down White Sox 5-2, spoil Kopech’s debut

Twins down White Sox 5-2, spoil Kopech’s debut

posted on August 22, 2018 by

Michael Kopech’s anticipated debut for the Chicago White Sox was cut short by a rain delay, and Eddie Rosario led the Minnesota Twins to a 5-2 victory on Tuesday night.

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Manning has no problem dealing with kids on New York Giants

Manning has no problem dealing with kids on New York Giants

posted on August 22, 2018 by

Being the oldest player on the New York Giants, Eli Manning can smile talking about the generational gap between him and some of his younger teammates.

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