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WATCH: Todd Zeile tells great Robin Ventura stories from their Mets days

Former New York Mets first baseman Todd Zeile discusses what Robin Ventura was like as a teammate, and shares some of his favorite stories involving Ventura, Mike Piazza, and Bobby Valentine.
February 01, 2018  |  Discuss

Robin Ventura reportedly candidate to replace Terry Collins as Mets manager

Robin Ventura may soon be finding his way back to the top step of the dugout.According to a report by Mike Puma of the New York Post on Tuesday, Ventura is a candidate to replace Terry Collins as the manager of the New York Mets. Puma also mentions Alex Cora and Kevin Long as “persons of interest” for the job as well as Bob Geren and Chip Hale.The 68-year-old Collins’ contract is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 27, 2017  |  Discuss

The most over-hyped events in sports history

Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s victory over with MMA champion — and boxing rookie — Conor McGregor captivated audiences due to its novelty, gambling, trash-talking and relentless hype. While boxing promoters are the masters of over-hype, here's a look at some of the most over-hyped events in sports history. Hyped events that lived up to the billing are excluded — this is for the events that...
August 25, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ventura: 'I'm not going to be back as manager next year'

Robin Ventura announced he will not return to manage the White Sox next season. He spent five years in the role.
Via CSN Chicago
October 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Robin Ventura announces he's out as White Sox manager

CHICAGO (AP) Robin Ventura has announced he will not return as manager of the White Sox next season. Speaking after Chicago's season-ending 6-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, Ventura said it was ''a personal decision.'' Ventura was in the last year of his contract. The Chicago Sun-Times reported Saturday that bench coach and former Cubs manager Rick Renteria will likely...
Via Associated Press
October 02, 2016  |  Discuss

White Sox manager Robin Ventura announces he will not return.

CHICAGO (AP) White Sox manager Robin Ventura announces he will not return.
Via Associated Press
October 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Ventura declines to discuss report he's leaving White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) White Sox manager Robin Ventura declined to address a report that he will step down as manager and be replaced by bench coach Rick Renteria next season. Chicago players said after their 6-0 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night that they hadn't heard about the report or Ventura's status. The Chicago Sun-Times reported during the game that Ventura, who is in...
Via Associated Press
October 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Robin Ventura expected to be done as White Sox manager

Robin Ventura’s five-year stint as Chicago White Sox manager appears to be drawing to a close. According to a report by Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times on Saturday, the White Sox are not expected to retain Ventura and instead are preparing to replace him with bench coach Rick Renteria. Ventura, a former member of the White Sox during his playing career, ascended to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Stay or go? White Sox manager Robin Ventura mum on 2017

CHICAGO (AP) Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura won't say whether he's been offered the chance to return next season and backtracked from an earlier comment that he'd like to come back for a sixth season. USA Today reported Wednesday the White Sox decided to retain Ventura, if he wants to stay. Citing an unnamed official, the report indicated that Ventura hasn't told the...
Via Associated Press
September 28, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Robin Ventura: 'I think it's still Comiskey'

White Sox manager Robin Ventura reacts to the new name of the ballpark as he comments on Guaranteed Rate Field.
Via CSN Chicago
August 25, 2016  |  Discuss

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