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October 29, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The NCAA Board of Governors Has Taken The First Step Toward Allowing Athletes To Cash In On Their Fame By RALPH D. RUSSO= ^AP College Sports Writer= The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing amateur athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to permit them...
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Dec 14, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Former Tampa Bay Rays senior vice president, baseball operations and new Red Sox President Chaim Bloom during the MLB winter meetings at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
October 28, 2019 - 2:18 pm
BOSTON (AP) - New Boston Red Sox chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom says he wants to make the team a sustainable winner. That's been the problem for the team's last three leaders. The Red Sox introduced Bloom as the head of their baseball operations department on Monday. He replaces Dave Dombrowski...
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Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots drops back to pass during the second half of their game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on October 21, 2019 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
October 25, 2019 - 5:27 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Rhode Island man visiting the New England Patriots Hall of Fame took a Tom Brady jersey off a display and walked off with it. Zanini Cineus, of Providence, was freed on personal recognizance after a not guilty plea to a larceny charge was entered on his...
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Dunkin' Donuts Park Will Host 2021 Eastern League All-Star Game
Dave Mager, WTIC News
Dave Mager
October 23, 2019 - 12:21 am
Tough but true: success in the minor league baseball industry is measured in cold, hard numbers. Since the opening of Dunkin' Donuts Park in 2018, attendance numbers for the Hartford Yard Goats have been off the charts, and that success is being recognized. At a "World Series pregame party" for...
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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, right, and starting pitcher Justin Verlander celebrate after winning Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the New York Yankees Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in Houston. The Astros won 6-4 to win the series 4-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
October 20, 2019 - 2:02 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve, the 5-foot-6 driving force of Houston, delivered a swing that will play in Astros' highlights forever. Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and Houston outlasted the New York Yankees 6-4 Saturday night to advance to the World Series for...
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