Posts Tagged Florida

Orioles-Rays game called by rain

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Bud Norris’ spring has been forgettable. In his fifth start, which won’t count in the official statistics because the Baltimore Orioles’ game with the Tampa Bay Rays was canceled by rain after 3 ½ innings, Norris was not sharp.

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A-Rod cousin set to plead guilty in Florida steroids case

MIAMI (AP) — A cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge, the last remaining defendant to do so in the probe into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic.

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Justin Wilson joins Andretti Autosport for Indianapolis 500

Michael Andretti, left, Andretti Autosports team owner, gestures as he sits with driver Justin Wilson, of England, at a news conference before practice for the IndyCar Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg auto race Friday, March 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Andretti announced Wilson will drive two races for Andretti Autosports, including the Indianapolis 500. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Justin Wilson spent the long IndyCar offseason in limbo. He waited patiently for an opportunity for a full-time ride, and each time he thought he was close, the deal fell apart.

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Upstart, Itsaknockout lead Florida Derby field at Gulfstream

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Upstart and Itsaknockout have almost certainly done enough to qualify for the Kentucky Derby.

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Golden, Kaaya ready to see how Miami looks in spring game

In this Sept. 6, 2014, file photo, Miami quarterback Brad Kaaya watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA football game against Florida A&M in Miami Gardens, Fla. Kaaya prefers to say his football seasons start in January, which illustrates how much value he puts into things like offseason workouts and spring practice. So to him, Saturday's Miami spring game is more than some glorified workout with fans watching. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Brad Kaaya prefers to say his football seasons start in January, which illustrates how much value he puts into things like offseason workouts and spring practice.

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