Former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Bobby Labonte will drive a second car for Phoenix Racing in the Daytona 500. Labonte was approached recently by team founder James Finch about driving for him in the season opening race as the two have previously worked together.
Labonte drove for Finch during the 2010 season and again at Michigan in 2013.
Harry Scott, Jr., who purchased the...
The rumored deal between the Baltimore Orioles and pitcher Grant Balfour has been agreed to.
Balfour has signed a two-year deal to become the closer of the Baltimore Orioles. The two-year deal will pay Balfour $14 million.
In essence the Orioles simply traded closers with the Oakland Athletics. Earlier this winter the Orioles sent Jim Johnson to the A’s for Jemile...
Ever wonder what games Santa’s reindeer play? Baseball may be one. Well the folks over at Baseball Reference have given the reindeer his own page. It looks as if Rudolph is on the way up at the young age of 7. And because the folks at baseball reference don’t miss a beat check out his similar batters… Similar Batters Rob Deer (940) J.T. Snow (924) Dasher Troy (920) Cupid...
Oregon Ducks corner back Troy Hill has been suspended from all team and football activities by head coach Mark Helfrich. Hill was arraigned on misdemeanor charges of menacing and criminal mischief prior to his suspension.
Hill was initially reported of being arrested last Friday on charges of menacing and fourth-degree assault, according to Comcast Sports Net. No other details...
The New York Yankees have signed reliever Matt Thornton to a two-year contract.
Thornton, 37, spent last season split between the Chicago White Sox and Boston Red Sox.
The veteran left hander finished 2013 with a 3.74 ERA and a 1.43 WHIP but held left handed batters to a .235 batting average. He will earn $7 million over the course of the two-year deal with the Yankees...
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It’s one of the most colorful stories in the career of Babe Ruth. The Yankee slugger signed a ball for 11-year-old Johnny Sylvester and promised to hit a home run.
Ruth responded by hitting three home runs in Game 4 of the World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
There’s a lot of debate about the details of Ruth and Sylvester’s condition but...
The Jacksonville Jaguars cut ties with Jeremy Mincey this week but the defensive end was not out of work for long. Mincey has signed on with the Denver Broncos who have former Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio serving as their defensive coordinator.
Mincey’s play had deteriorated this season and the Jaguars had reportedly grown tired of his questionable work ethic.
The Dallas Cowboys defense is at the bottom of the NFL in nearly every defensive stat and things could get worse. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones revealed on Tuesday that there is concern that Sean Lee could miss the remainder of the season.
Lee missed the debacle that was a Week 15 loss to Green Bay with a sprained ligament in his neck.
Jerry Jones says he's "very...
Ever wanted to drive a car that was driven by ‘Fast and Furious’ star Paul Walker. Then this blue Nissan Skyline GT-R is for you.
The car is from the fourth Fast and Furious movie and is the only remaining Skyline from the movie as the others were destroyed during filming of the movie.
At one point this car was set to be destroyed after the U.S. government determined it entered...
As if you needed any more proof that Dale Earnhardt Jr. was the most popular driver in NASCAR. Earnahrdt was recently voted as the most popular driver for a 11th year in a row and only a rule preventing back to back cover appearances will keep him off the front of the upcoming NASCAR video game.
All that is nice but Earnhardt is also loved by fans with their money. He claimed the...
Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald told Jim Gray of Westwood One during Monday evenings radio broadcast that he has passed initial baseline testing for a concussion he suffered during Sunday’s overtime win against the Tennessee Titans.
“Today I went in and saw an independent neurologist,” Fitzgerald told Jim Gray. “He put me through a screening test...
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco says his knee and leg are fine after a hit that occurred in the fourth quarter of Monday’s 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions.
A Lions defender hit Flacco just below his left knee. The 28-year-old quarterback limped to the sidelines but returned to the game on the following series. While there was some initial concern about Flacco the Ravens...
Tony Parker suffered a right shin bruise during Monday night’s 92 – 115 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. Parker did not return to the game.
Parker was in some pain, and his status remains questionable for Wednesday’s game versus Phoenix. If Parker misses the game, Patty Mills and Cory Joseph would likely split the duties at point guard while Manu Ginobili will...
The New York Yankees have set their eyes on Brian Roberts as a potential replacement for Robinson Cano at second base.
FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal says sources have confirmed that the Yankees will sign the 36-year-old veteran who had spent his entire career with the Baltimore Orioles.
Sources: #Yankees likely to sign free-agent 2B Brian Roberts.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal...
The Green Bay Packers are not dead in the NFC North. By winning the final two regular season games, and getting a Detroit Lions loss, the Packers will again win the division.
Aided by a Dallas collapse and a Detroit loss to Baltimore the Packers are in the drivers seat for the division title again. Green Bay has won the North the last two years and can do so again with wins over...
The Tennessee Titans have signed free agent quarterback Tyler Wilson to a contract.
A fourth round draft pick in this years draft, Wilson was beaten out for a roster spot in Oakland by Matt McGloin to end the preseason.
He’s merely depth for the Titans as they finish out the season. The team could hang onto him though the offseason and let him compete for a backup job.
The Los Angeles Dodgers wanted to bring back left handed reliever J.P. Howell. They are close to doing so.
Howell would be guaranteed $11.25 million on a recent two year offer made by the Dodgers, with a $6.25 million salary in 2016 if he makes 120 appearances the first two seasons.
The team would not confirm the agreement to MLB.com’s Ken Gurnick but it is believed...
After being shaken up on the field one NFL official had to take a moment to compose himself.
He did so on the bench of the Detroit Lions. After looking around he sat down right in the middle of a group of players.
Fortunately the referee is ok.
Greg Biffle will continue to drive the No. 16 Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway Racing in 2014. Over the weekend RFR released the 2014 paint scheme for the No. 16 3M Ford Fusion on Facebook.
Biffle won the first race at Michigan in 2013 and finished 9th in the overall point standings with 13 finishes inside the top ten.
If Tyson Chandler can make it though a practice on Tuesday he could play in Wednesday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Knicks have a lack of depth and would welcome Chandler back to the starting five.
Woodson says if Tyson Chandler gets through scrimmage tomorrow, might roll Wednesday.
— Marc Berman (@NYPost_Berman) December 16, 2013
Matt Cassel will finish out the season as the starting quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings.
Cassel has been hot of late winning two of his last three starts and the Vikings are rewarding him by announcing him as the starter for the rest of the season.
The move is hardly a surprise as head coach Leslie Frazier is fighting for his job, Christian Ponder is expected to be let...
Tonight’s edition of WWE Monday Night Raw will feature the fall out from Sunday’s pay-per-view Tables, Ladders, and Chairs.
In last night’s PPV, Randy Orton beat John Cena in the main event to become the Unified WWE World Heavyweight Champion.
The show is live from American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas and will air on the USA Network at 8:00 pm/ET.
You can follow along...
Photo via Kendall Jenners Instagram
Kendall Jenner shared the above photo of the Kardashian-Jenner family Christmas tree upon returning home from a trip to London.
Kendall captioned the photo, “coming home to this… not too shabby.”
The tree is a beauty for sure, decked out in white lights and reaching the ceiling of the families Calabasas, Calif. home.
Rob Gronkowski may have a torn ACL and a torn MCL but that has not stopped the New England Patriots tight end from doing his own grocery shopping.
Gronkowski posed in a motorized scooter in the above photo at a New England area Whole Foods this past weekend.
Gronkowski is scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks according to a report from NFL.com. Gronkowski sustained the MCL...
Chip Kelly is the coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. At-least that is what the head coach told reporters on Monday when he name became linked to the head coaching job at the University of Texas.
With Mack Brown to step aside after the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 30, Texas has been linked to numerous big name coaches in recent weeks. In addition to Kelly, Texas has a list of potential...