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(Fall River, MA) -- A judge is denying a request for a change in venue for the trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. The 24-year-old is facing murder charges in the 2013 shooting death of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd, who was dating the sister of...
(Bronx, NY) -- Embattled slugger Alex Rodriguez is back with the New York Yankees. His one-year drug suspension officially expired with the end of the World Series on Wednesday. "A-Rod" has been taken off baseball's restricted list and reinstated to the Yankees' 40-man roster...
Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Boston Red Sox announced on Thursday that reliever Koji Uehara will return to the club thanks to a two-year contract. No financial terms were reported, but the Boston Globe stated it is for $18 million split equally between the two years. The...
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Charlotte Hornets signed guard Kemba Walker to a multi-year contract extension on Thursday, a day after he lifted his team to a season-opening win. Walker began the campaign in impressive fashion, leading the Hornets to a 108-106 overtime...
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - It's back to the business of baseball, as World Series hero Pablo Sandoval and former Cy Young winner Max Scherzer headline this year's crop of 121 free agents. The Major League Baseball Players Association released the list on Thursday, just a...
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - In five innings, Madison Bumgarner went from World Series ace to World Series closer. All the while his manager avoided him, showing Bumgarner the type of wide berth normally reserved for pitchers in the middle of a no-hitter. The stakes in...
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Madison Bumgarner watched as Pablo Sandoval worked his way under the ball. Moments later, the San Francisco Giants ace was swarmed by teammates near the mound after punctuating one of the great postseason performances in any sport. Some of...
Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday offered an update on the condition of hockey ambassador and franchise icon Gordie Howe, who suffered a health setback over the weekend. "The Howe family would like to thank friends, family and fans for your...
(Cincinnati, OH) -- Johnny Cueto is staying home in Cincinnati. The Reds have picked up his 2015 option, but the team hasn't announced the move yet despite it showing up on the league's official transactions. Cincinnati did not pick up options on outfielder Ryan Ludwick and...