National Sports

Source: Orioles to name Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde next manager

Dec 11, 2018

The Baltimore Orioles will name Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde their next manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported the news. Hyde, 45, replaces Buck Showalter, 62, who was let go after the Orioles finish…

McCutchen on the move, other deals percolate at meetings

Dec 11, 2018

Andrew McCutchen moving into Philadelphia's outfield, more talk about a megadeal involving Noah Syndergaard and J.T. Realmuto and veteran pitcher Ivan Nova on the go

Callaway says it's OK for Cano not to run out grounders

Dec 11, 2018

New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway says it's OK for Robinson Cano not to run out grounders,

AP source: McCutchen, Phillies agree to $50M, 3-year deal

Dec 11, 2018

All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $50 million, three-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press

Cubs' Maddon studying 'Managing Millennials for Dummies'

Dec 11, 2018

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is studying the book "Managing Millennials for Dummies." Maddon turns 65 just before spring training and is heading into the final season of his contract

Penn ends No. 17 Villanova's city supremacy in 78-75 win

Dec 11, 2018

AJ Brodeur and Antonio Woods each scored 16 points as Penn beat No. 17 Villanova 78-75 on Tuesday night, the Quakers first win over the Wildcats since 2002

Vikings fire OC DeFilippo after another flat performance

Dec 11, 2018

Vikings fire offensive coordinator John DeFilippo after another flat performance

The Latest: Champion Red Sox not looking to cut top payroll

Dec 11, 2018

The big-budget Boston Red Sox aren't looking to cut payroll after winning the World Series

Heisman winner Murray thrills A's, except when he scrambles

Dec 11, 2018

Whenever Kyler Murray scrambles, the Oakland Athletics cringe. They don't want their prized baseball prospect hurt on the football field.

Podcast: sports worth watching on TV; the Copa Libertadores

Dec 11, 2018

What sports to watch, how to measure real fandom and how one game got too popular and partisan for its own good.

Royals, Hamilton finalize $5.25M contract

Dec 11, 2018

The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have finalized a $5.25 million contract that includes up to $1 million in performance bonuses and a mutual option for 2020