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  • The Stan Simpson Show: UConn Women, UConn UConn And MLB Spring Training

    Courant sportswriters John Altavilla and Dom Amore join Stan to talk about the UConn women and men's basketball teams. WTIC AM sportscaster Scott Gray gives a rundown of where the Yankees, Red Sox and Mets stand heading into spring training. For...
  • Live Tweets From MLB's Spring Training

    Live Tweets From MLB's Spring Training
    Follow live updates from MLB's Spring Training with the Hartford Courant's baseball writer Dome Amore:
  • Giants expect to have Lincecum for Game 3

    The Sports Xchange Giants expect to have Lincecum for Game 3 San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum is expected to be available for Game 3 of the World Series on Friday night after an MRI on his back revealed no damage. Lincecum, a former Cy...
  • Royals claim Sox outfielder Sierra off waivers

    The Kansas City Royals have claimed Chicago White Sox outfielder Moises Sierra off waivers, the Sox announced Friday afternoon. Sierra joined the Sox in May as a waivers claim from the Toronto Blue Jays and most often served as a backup outfielder and...
  • Maddon opts out, leaves Rays

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2: Adds Maddon quotes, other team quotes Maddon opts out, leaves Rays Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon exercised an opt-out clause in his contract Friday and is leaving the organization immediately. Maddon had...
  • Cubs must hire Maddon

    Cubs must hire Maddon
    Rays manager Joe Maddon opted out of his contract, effective immediately. The Cubs need to hire Maddon, effective immediately. He’s the right guy. The best manager in the game. The best manager for what the Cubs are building because that’s...
  • Joe Maddon Opts Out Of Contract With Tampa Bay Rays

    Joe Maddon Opts Out Of Contract With Tampa Bay Rays
    Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon exercised an opt-out clause in his contract Friday and is leaving the organization immediately. Maddon had a year left on his contract at $2 million but now becomes a free agent. Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg...
  • Orioles outright right-hander Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk

    Following an injury-plagued season, right-hander Steve Johnson has been removed from the Orioles’ 40-man roster and outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk, the Orioles announced on Friday. Johnson, a St. Paul’s product, did not pitch a major...
  • Cubs would be perfect landing spot for Maddon

    Cubs would be perfect landing spot for Maddon
    SAN FRANCISCO — No sooner did Joe Maddon opt out of his contract with the Rays than the guessing game began. Could Wrigley Field become the next stop for baseball’s most respected manager? The Cubs lowered the cone of silence Friday,...
  • Maddon opts out of contract, leaves Rays

    (Reuters) - Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause and has left the organization with one year remaining on his contract, the Major League Baseball team said on Friday. Maddon, 60, compiled a 754-705 record over nine seasons...
  • Tigers' Cabrera has surgery, return to action uncertain

    It always was possible that Miguel Cabrera would have surgery on his ankle this offseason. Cabrera had a bone spur in his right ankle, Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said a short while ago. If it had to be removed, he said, it would be...