Posts Tagged Sports business

Broncos waive McManus, sign Barth

Denver Broncos kicker Brandon McManus (8) watches as he misses a field goal against the Miami Dolphins during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have switched kickers again, waiving first-year pro Brandon McManus and signing Connor Barth, who hasn’t kicked in an NFL game since 2012.

Read the rest of this entry »

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

Twins hire former Rays pitching coach Neil Allen

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins starting rotation has been the biggest reason the franchise has plummeted to the big league basement with four straight seasons of at least 92 losses.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

Whitecaps Fernandez suspended 4 games in 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Vancouver FC midfielder Sebastian Fernandez was suspended for four games and fined an undisclosed amount by MLS on Tuesday for his behavior after the Whitecaps’ playoff loss to FC Dallas.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Top cycling teams unite under 1 umbrella

Eleven of the world’s leading cycling teams have united to form Velon, a business venture that they hope will rejuvenate the sport in the wake of doping scandals, haphazard management and questions about its integrity.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Sporting Kansas City parts with Olum

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Sporting Kansas City declined contract options on several players, including goalkeeper Eric Kronberg, and terminated the contract of midfielder Lawrence Olum on Tuesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

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