Posted 3:05 PM 1/18/2015 by The Associated Press
OXON HILL, Maryland - Two huge video screens flanked a banner that stretched about the length of a third-and-long and hung behind the dais at the front of an expansive ballroom.
On the banner and the screens were the logos of the five wealthiest and most powerful conferences in college (More)...
Posted 12:41 PM 1/16/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Relief pitchers Louis Coleman and Tim Collins agreed to one-year contracts with the Kansas City Royals on Friday, allowing both of them to avoid arbitration.
Collins agreed at $1,475,000 and Coleman at $725,000.
The 25-year-old Collins, a left-hander, had a 3.86 (More)...
Posted 11:55 AM 1/15/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Pitcher Lance Lynn and the St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a $22 million, three-year contract.
Lynn gets $7 million this year and $7.5 million in each of the following two seasons.
He can make $500,000 in performance bonuses based on starts in 2016 and $1 million (More)...
Posted 11:41 AM 1/13/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The AL champion Royals and Ned Yost have agreed on a one-year contract extension that will keep the manager with the franchise through the 2016 season.
Yost said after leading the Royals to an improbable pennant last season that he hoped to manage a few more years. His (More)...