Packers Giving Out 70,000 Handwarmers, Free Coffee to Help Fans Deal With Brutal Weather at Lambeau Field

It was 5 degrees at kickoff in Green Bay on Sunday, and the temperatures were only expected to drop as the game went on. So, the Packers decided to help their faithful fans cope with the frigid temperatures. The Packers gave out 70,000 handwarmers to help keep fans at Lambeau Field warm on Sunday, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. The organization was also offering...
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Patriots Unveil Bold New Logo (Photo)

The Patriots have undergone a number of major changes already this offseason. Why not one more? The Patriots announced a logo change on Wednesday, going to a much bolder look — quite literally — look than their previous insignia. The new logo features the “Patriots” names spelled out in big block blue letters with the Flying Elvis emblem stuck smack-dab in the middle. It’s...
July 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Athletics claim Luke Hughes off waivers

The Oakland Athletics have claimed off waivers infielder Luke Hughes from the Minnesota Twins according to LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Hughes is a career .224/.285/.342 hitter with 8 HR's, 33 RBI's and a 73 OPS+ in 304 Major League AB's for the Twins throughout three seasons. Image by sjsharktank under the Creative Commons License.
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April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Oakland claims Luke Hughes off waivers from Twins

Former Twins infielder Luke Hughes was claimed off waivers Sunday by the Oakland Athletics. Minnesota designated Hughes for assignment on Wednesday to free up a roster spot for pitcher Jason Marquis. "I'm very happy to say that I'm off to Oakland," Hughes tweeted Sunday. "Thank you to the Minnesota Twins organization and to the fans. Can't wait for the...
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April 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Twins activate Marquis; DFA Luke Hughes

The Minnesota Twins designated infielder Luke Hughes for assignment Wednesday in order to free up a roster spot for pitcher Jason Marquis. Marquis began the season in Double-A New Britain as he worked to build up arm strength after missing time during spring training due to a family emergency. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota this offseason, Marquis is scheduled to make his Twins...
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April 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Twins' Hughes heading in the right direction

FORT MYERS, Fla. Twins infielder Luke Hughes played Sunday for the first time since straining his right shoulder while playing winter ball in his native Australia. While Hughes went 0-for-3 with a strikeout, he said everything felt good with his shoulder one day later."It was awesome," Hughes said. "A good bit of weight off the shoulders a little bit, to know I can...
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March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Hughes almost recovered from shoulder injury will track reports from the news outlets already in Florida until March 4, when Tyler Mason will begin covering the Minnesota Twins in Fort Myers. A look at Friday's top story lines from camp: Hughes almost ready: The Twins will open their exhibition season Saturday against the Tampa Bay Rays in Fort Myers. The Star-Tribune reported that infielder Luke Hughes...
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March 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Good news for Hughes: Shoulder just inflamed

Twins infielder Luke Hughes received welcome news on Wednesday, as a second opinion by Dr. Lewis Yocum on an MRI exam taken on Hughes' strained right shoulder found only inflammation.
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Twins' Hughes hurts shoulder in winter ball

MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota Twins infielder Luke Hughes injured his right shoulder while playing in his native Australia this winter, and he'll be out 3-4 weeks as a result. Hughes, 27, was playing for the Perth Heat of the Australian Baseball League this winter. He hurt his shoulder while sliding into home during his team's semifinal game earlier this month. "Being so...
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February 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Hughes to have shoulder examined

Twins infielder Luke Hughes is headed to Minnesota on Thursday to have his right shoulder examined by club physician Dr. Dan Buss after injuring it in a home-plate collision in his native Australia.
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss

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