Monthly Archives: August 2013
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy
BERKELEY, Calif.–Northwestern starting quarterback Kain Colter sustained an upper body injury in the Wildcats’ season opener at Cal, according to a university spokesman. His status will be re-evaluated at halftime. Colter appeared to hurt his shoulder on the first scrimmage play of the game but stayed in for another play. He then was hit again
Football season is back, and what better way to celebrate than with a heated argument over rivalries? A new map from USA Today breaks down college football allegiances based on who likes a team’s official Facebook page.
BOSTON – White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper didn’t mince words venting about Hector Santiago’s latest bout with wildness. And while he was at it, Cooper couldn’t help but question shortstop Alexei Ramirez’s approach at the plate during the first inning of Friday’s 4-3 loss to the Red Sox. First, Santiago, who walked five and
The Bears’ 53-man roster includes all six draft picks, nine rookies and 11 players who have yet to play in a regular-season NFL game. By cutting linebacker J.T. Thomas, wide receiver Terrence Toliver, defensive tackle Corvey Irvin, offensive tackle Cory Brandon and safety Brandon Hardin, the Bears pared their roster to the 53-man limit Saturday.
The Bears today cut their roster down to the league-mandated 53, waiving two healthy players and three injured ones. Linebacker J.T. Thomas wideout Terrence Toliver were waived. Offensive tackle Cory Brandon and defensive tackle Corvey Irvin were waived after reaching injury settlements. Safety Brandon Hardin was waived as an injured player. Brandon will have ankle
Left-hander Charlie Leesman and catcher Bryan Anderson will be the first two September callups from AAA Charlotte to join the White Sox, manager Robin Ventura said Saturday.They are expected in Boston on Sunday. Leesman, 26, pitched five innings in a start against the Twins on Aug. 9, escaping trouble by allowing only one run on
President Barack Obama meets in the Situation Room with his national security advisors to discuss strategy in Syria, Saturday, August 31, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) [Via Flickr]
The win-loss record will make this season another loser for the Cubs, but the team can hope it has a winner in Junior Lake. Since being recalled July 19, Lake was had an electric start to his major league career, getting 49 hits in his first 40 games, followed by the expected cooling off time