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MLB's Manfred working on pace of play with Clark, union

Aug 17, 2017

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks 'significant' changes coming to make pace of play better

Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way

Aug 17, 2017

The Boston Red Sox's owner John Henry told the Boston Herald that he is "haunted" by the racist legacy of former owner Tom Yawkey and that he welcomes renaming of Yawkey Way in front of the ballpark and offices

Tommy Hawkins, 1st black basketball star at Notre Dame, dies

Aug 17, 2017

Tommy Hawkins, the first black athlete to earn All-America honors in basketball at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, has died

Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter with Marlins

Aug 16, 2017

Hal Steinbrenner, Joe Torre like Derek Jeter's fit with Miami Marlins

Union appeals Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's 6-game suspension

Aug 15, 2017

The NFL Players Association has appealed Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension over the league's conclusion that its 2016 rushing leader injured his former girlfriend in three separate incidents last summer

Goodell: Have to understand other side in anthem protests

Aug 15, 2017

Asked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side"

He always hit 'em far; now Stanton is hitting 'em fast

Aug 14, 2017

Big contract? Stanton looks like a keeper at any price, with 22 home runs in past 34 games

Longtime NHL coach, GM Bryan Murray dies at 74 of cancer

Aug 12, 2017

Longtime NHL coach, general manager Bryan Murray dies at 74; worked in league for 35 straight years

Tomlinson steals the show at Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Aug 6, 2017

As he so often did on the field, LT stole the show at the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions

Not so fast: LA still has business to settle on road to '28

Aug 6, 2017

Not so fast: LA, USOC still have business to settle before finalizing 2028 Olympics bid