Minor MLB Transactions: 1/12/19
2 monthes ago - By MLB Trade Rumors
The latest minor moves from around baseball...
Right-hander Brandon Mann has signed with the Chiba Lotte Marines of Nippon Professional Baseball. The 34-year-old Mann, whom the Rangers outrighted in November, was a 27th-round pick of the then-Devil Rays in 2002 who finally debuted in the majors last season. He struggled to a 5.40 ERA with 3.2 K/9 and 4.3 BB/9 over 8 1/3 innings, however, and will now return to Japan, where he pitched with Yokohama from 2011-12.
In a move that flew under MLBTR's radar, infielder Sean Miller signed a minor league contract with the Orioles in December, per...
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Five Key Stories: 1/5/19 - 1/12/19
2 monthes ago - By Hoops Rumors
If you missed any of this past week's biggest headlines from around the NBA, we've got you covered with our Week in Review. Below are some of the most noteworthy stories from the last seven days:
The Timberwolves fired Tom Thibodeau as head coach and president of basketball operations , naming Ryan Saunders and Scott Layden as the team's interim head coach and head of basketball operations, respectively. In two and a half seasons with the Wolves, Thibodeau had a 96-107 regular season record, leading the club to the playoffs for the first time in 14 seasons last year. Ultimately, however...
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Ja Morant puts on absolute NCAA Tournament show that has NBA drooling
HARTFORD, Conn. - After dishing off one more ridiculous pass to set up a teammate for an easy basket, Ja Morant looked at the crowd and lingered for a moment, using his hands...
Champion des amendes, Marcus Smart en reprend une belle
Marcus Smart a reçu sa troisième amende de la saison après son altercation avec Joel Embiid mercredi. Le joueur de Boston est un multi-récidiviste.
Germany Looks to a New Generation for the FIBA Basketball World Cup
Klay Thompson mérite plus de reconnaissance pour sa défense
Excellent en défense mais pourtant jamais nommé dans l'un des cinq meilleurs cinq défensifs de la saison, Klay Thompson est sous-estimé sur cet aspect.
Jimmer Fredette signe à Phoenix pour. 2 ans
Jimmer Fredette revient en NBA pour un an minimum, peut-être deux. Les Phoenix Suns tentent le coup...
Timberwolves: Covington, Rose, Teague likely done for season
Timberwolves: Covington, Rose, Teague likely finished for rest of season with lingering injuries
Ellington, Drummond lead Pistons past Suns, 118-98
Wayne Ellington's 23 points and a 17 3-pointers as a team helped the Detroit Pistons to a 118-98 win over the struggling Phoenix Suns Thursday night
Alabama, Avery Johnson working on buyout, report says
The Crimson Tide are looking to move on from the former NBA point guard and head coach after four seasons.
FSU player Phil Cofer learns of dad's death moments after team's NCAA...
Mike Cofer, a former linebacker for the Detroit Lions and father of Florida State University basketball star Phil Cofer, died on Thursday following a battle with an undisclosed...
Auburn survives furious comeback by New Mexico State for close win
The first wild finish of the first round is in the books. Fifth-seeded Auburn held on for a 78-77 win over New Mexico State in the Midwest Region