Posts Tagged Miami

Wheeler struggles as sloppy Mets lose 9-6

New York Mets' Matt den Dekker (6) is safe at first as Miami Marlins relief pitcher Brad Hand (52) waits for the throw during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

MIAMI (AP) — Zack Wheeler struggled with his command on the mound early, and reliever Jeurys Familia and the New York Mets struggled in the field late.

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Miami quietly helping athletes who leave early

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — University of Miami President Donna Shalala would prefer Hurricane athletes get their degrees before leaving school, taking advantage of the scholarships they’ve been afforded.

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Duke’s return: Miami RB has hopes on his shoulders

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Duke Johnson is bigger, stronger and faster than he was a year ago.

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Sam gets last chance at a preseason impression

In this May 13, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Rams seventh-round draft pick Michael Sam listens to a question during a news conference at the NFL football team's practice facility in St. Louis. Sam and the Rams visit the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night,  Aug. 28, 2014, the last exhibition for both clubs and the last opportunity for players to state their cases before teams pare down their rosters to the NFL-mandated 53 by Saturday afternoon. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Michael Sam is about to get one last chance to show the St. Louis Rams why he belongs on their 53-man roster.

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