Archive for category Sports

Ex-NFL player pleads guilty to drug charge

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Former NFL player Donald Reche Caldwell has pleaded guilty to drug charges in Florida.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Rams pick Austin Davis as starting QB for season

ST. LOUIS (AP) — At the start of training camp, Austin Davis was simply trying to secure a roster spot. Now, he’s the St. Louis Rams starting quarterback.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Pirates carry 3 catchers to protect hobbled Martin

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence catches a ball during batting practice before the NL Wild Card Playoff baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pirates opted for depth at catcher while the San Francisco Giants lengthened their bullpen for Wednesday night’s NL wild-card game.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Steinbrenner apologizes for missing playoffs

This Dec. 18, 2008 file photo shows New York Yankees co-chairman Hal Steinbrenner during a news conference in New York.  Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner apologized for his team's failure to make the playoffs for a second straight year and said New York is talking with general manager Brian Cashman about a new contract, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner apologized Wednesday for his team’s failure to make the playoffs for a second straight year and said New York is talking with general manager Brian Cashman about a new contract.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Panthers know they face a big challenge

Dallas Stars' Erik Cole (72) and Florida Panthers' Willie Mitchell (33) compete for control of the puck in the first period of an preseason NHL hockey game, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — It’s not like the Florida Panthers are barren of talent.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,