Archives for February 2017

With nation deeply divided, MLB's silence speaks volumes – ESPN

With nation deeply divided, MLB’s silence speaks volumes
ESPN
“I think the more important stance for the institution of Major League Baseball is that we have never been an impediment to players expressing whatever political point of view they wanted to express. And that will continue to be the policy of baseball

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MLB's latest idea for change: Stickier baseballs – NJ.com

MLB’s latest idea for change: Stickier baseballs
NJ.com
Major League Baseball’s quest to improve the game knows no bounds. The latest idea (that’s close to becoming a reality): New, stickier baseballs. But unlike many of the rule change ideas in recent months, this actually has very practical force behind
Who is the best MLB player from each state?FanSided
MLB may introduce “tacky” baseballs in 2018HardballTalk (blog)
MLB trying to create ‘tacky’ baseballs to reduce cheating, report saysSporting News
USA TODAYYahoo Sports
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Five DBs with most to prove at 2017 NFL Scouting Combine – NFL.com

Five DBs with most to prove at 2017 NFL Scouting Combine
NFL.com
Editor’s note: NFL.com analyst Chad Reuter will take a position-by-position look at prospects with the most to prove at this year’s NFL Scouting Combine (March 3-6 on NFL Network) leading up to the event, continuing today with defensive backs. NOTE
NFL combine viewer’s guide: The race for QB1 and other 2017 draft storylinesSports Illustrated
NFL combine preview: Top 15 to watch in medicals, interviews, drills, measurementsCBSSports.com
2017 NFL Mock Draft: Bleacher Report’s Final Pre-Combine UpdateBleacher Report
ESPNFOXSports.comChicago TribuneSB Nation
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MLB trade rumors: White Sox using Yankees to boost Jose Quintana price? – NJ.com

MLB trade rumors: White Sox using Yankees to boost Jose Quintana price?
NJ.com
TAMPA — The Yankees and the White Sox haven’t held trade talks involving lefty starting pitcher Jose Quintana for weeks, several sources with knowledge of the discussions have told NJ Advance Media. The sources requested anonymity in order to speak …
MLB Rumor CentralESPN (blog)
White Sox rumors: Yankees, Astros, Cardinals, Pirates interested in Jose QuintanaMLB Daily Dish
Levine: Jose Quintana Still In High DemandCBS Chicago

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Picking the five biggest position battles to watch in spring training – Sports Illustrated

Picking the five biggest position battles to watch in spring training
Sports Illustrated
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Vikings won't pick up Adrian Peterson's 2017 option – NFL.com

Vikings won’t pick up Adrian Peterson’s 2017 option
NFL.com
Peterson told NFL Network earlier this month that he hoped to retire with the team that drafted him seventh overall in 2007, saying, “I’ve been there for 10 years plus. You think about all the relationships you build there, with the organization, with
Adrian Peterson set to become NFL free agentFox News
Buyer beware on signing Adrian PetersonESPN (blog)
Jerry Jones ready to pull the most Jerry Jones move everSporting News

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Fred Jackson, 36, says he wants to play in the NFL next season – CBSSports.com

Fred Jackson, 36, says he wants to play in the NFL next season
CBSSports.com
Fred Jackson played 10 NFL seasons, the last coming in 2015 when he had 357 all-purpose yards in 16 games for the Seahawks. Prior to that, he spent nine years with the Bills, and in 2011 he ranked seventh in total value among all running backs

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NHL trade rumors 2017: Islanders talking to teams about Jaroslav Halak, per reports – SB Nation

NHL trade rumors 2017: Islanders talking to teams about Jaroslav Halak, per reports
SB Nation
If the Islanders make any big splash at the trade deadline, the first will reportedly involve their veteran netminder. The Fourth Period reports that the Islanders are in talks with “at least three teams” about a trade for goalie Jaroslav Halak. TFP

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Free agency stories to watch as combine gets rolling – NFL.com

Free agency stories to watch as combine gets rolling
NFL.com
The NFL’s money season started Monday. Our Top 101 Free Agents list was only up for a matter of hours before half of the original top 10 was decimated by franchise tags. Antonio Brown reset the wide receiver market with a huge contract by nightfall
NFL rumors: News on franchise tag deadline, free agency, cap cuts and moreSports Illustrated

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Minor MLB Transactions: 2/28/17 – MLB Trade Rumors

Minor MLB Transactions: 2/28/17
MLB Trade Rumors
Another former MLB infielder, 27-year-old Nick Noonan, is headed to the Brewers on a minors pact. He has a fair bit less major league time than does Lombardozzi, but was able to reach the bigs last year with the Padres. Noonan spent most of the season

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