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IOC to Bring in Cheaper, Easier Bidding for Games

published Tue, Nov 18 2014 03:50 GMT
Bidding for the Olympics is set to become cheaper, easier and more attractive for cities while sports will enter the Games quicker, the IOC said on Tuesday, presenting 40 recommendations for changes in the way the Games are run.

Stanton Agrees to Record Deal With Marlins

published Tue, Nov 18 2014 01:21 GMT
The Marlins persuaded Giancarlo Stanton to say yes. He couldn't afford to say no.

AP Source: Blue Jays Sign C Russell Martin

published Mon, Nov 17 2014 20:09 GMT
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Toronto Blue Jays and free agent catcher Russell Martin have agreed to a five-year, $82 million contract.

On Baseball: Russell Martin Heads to the Toronto Blue Jays

published Mon, Nov 17 2014 19:50 GMT
On Baseball: Russell Martin Heads to the Toronto Blue Jays
Catcher Russell Martin, who helped the Pirates to consecutive wild-card berths, built on that success by agreeing with the Blue Jays on a five-year, $82 million contract.

Stanton Agrees to $325 Million Deal With Marlins

published Mon, Nov 17 2014 19:03 GMT
Twice All-Star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to an eye-popping contract extension worth $325 million over 13 years with the Miami Marlins.