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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 07:50 PM CST

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey Pardoned by Obama

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey Pardoned by Obama

San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey has been pardoned by President Barack Obama on tax evasion charges from 1995.

It was one of the president's 64 pardons granted Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 08:09 PM CST

A-Rod Takes Swing at New TV Show for Cash-Strapped Jocks

A-Rod Takes Swing at New TV Show for Cash-Strapped Jocks

Alex Rodriguez is no stranger to big money. Now the former New York Yankees slugger will host a new CNBC show in which he guides financially distressed athletes. The network said Tuesday it ordered a pilot. The...

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Jamaican Bobsled Team Crowdfunds for Coach

Jamaican Bobsled Team Crowdfunds for Coach

The climatologically challenged team is attempting to crowdfund a salary for a head coach for the next Olympic games in 2018 in PyeongChang, according to a GoFundMe page posted by the team's social media...

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 05:20 PM CST

Longtime Baseball Executive Dan O'Brien Sr. Dies at 87

Longtime Baseball Executive Dan O'Brien Sr. Dies at 87

Longtime major league executive Dan O'Brien Sr. has died at 87.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 05:18 PM CST

Beamer among 3 New Playoff Selection Committee Members

Beamer among 3 New Playoff Selection Committee Members

Former Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith and Robert Morris University President Chris Howard have been added to the College Football Playoff selection committee.

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Josh Hamilton Signs Minor League Deal with Texas

Josh Hamilton Signs Minor League Deal with Texas

The Rangers said Tuesday they have agreed to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training for Josh Hamilton.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 05:13 PM CST

Rangers' Diekman to Miss Half of 2017 Due to Ulcerative Colitis

Rangers' Diekman to Miss Half of 2017 Due to Ulcerative Colitis

Texas Rangers reliever Jake Diekman is expected to miss at least half the season after upcoming surgery to treat colitis, a digestive condition.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 05:11 PM CST

Cowboys' Sean Lee Makes Pro Bowl as Injury Replacement

Cowboys' Sean Lee Makes Pro Bowl as Injury Replacement

Dallas linebacker Sean Lee made his second straight Pro Bowl as an injury replacement after the team's leading tackler was one of the biggest snubs on the original list.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 04:06 PM CST

Hamilton Working to Play First Base with Rangers

Hamilton Working to Play First Base with Rangers

Former AL MVP Josh Hamilton is making a switch from outfield to first base in hopes of landing a roster spot with the Rangers.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 01:53 PM CST

Spurs' Duncan Gets Slam Duncan O's Breakfast Cereal

Spurs' Duncan Gets Slam Duncan O's Breakfast Cereal

Spurs superstar Tim Duncan has his own breakfast cereal.

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