Just hours before the Cleveland Indians' home opener, the Tribe has secured All-Star second baseman Jason Kipnis for several more seasons. Kipnis agreed to a $52.5 million, six-year contract on Friday, which will bind him to the Indians through the 2019 season.
LeBron James commented on Miguel Cabrera's 10 year, 292 million contract signed early this week with the Detroit Tigers lamenting that the NBA has a salary cap. The Akron native and Miami Heat star said.
Published by Julie Kent on March 26, 2014 - 4:40pm
The National Labor Relations Board in Chicago has issued a ruling that football players at Northwestern University are employees of the university and may unionize. Northwestern University acknowledged the ruling on Wednesday, which has not yet been posted to the NLRB website.
Published by Julie Kent on March 17, 2014 - 10:17pm
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay was pulled over near his home in suburban Carmel, Indiana, just before midnight on Sunday. Police pulled Irsay over after he was spotted driving slowly, stopping in the roadway and failing to use his turn signals.
Published by Julie Kent on March 13, 2014 - 1:28pm
In late January, word got out that the Ohio Derby, which is hosted annually by Thistledown in North Randall, Ohio, would no longer be a graded stakes race. The once prestigious race had lost its Grade III stakes status.