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Sporting KC trades D Abdul-Salaam to New York City FC for F Khiry Shelton

Sporting Kansas City traded a defender for a forward Thursday, acquiring Khiry Shelton from New York City FC in exchange for Saad Abdul-Salaam. Shelton has been added to the Sporting KC roster, which includes 24 players under contract for 2018. “Khiry is a player whose intangibles always stood out to us, even as we had fo… FOX Sports Digital PLEASE CLICK ON ...

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Krauss hosting winter baseball camp

HAMLER — Former MLB player and Patrick Henry all-Ohio baseball player Marc Krauss will help host a Patriots Winter Camp event on Dec. 28-29 at Patrick Henry High School. The camp will be at a cost of $ 50 with campers receivin… Baseball News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Why the Red Sox need to stay away from Hosmer

The American League East division can be easily compared to a high-stakes game of chess. Instead of five worthy combatants, the most proficient players are the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, led by none other than Brian Cashman and Dave Dombrowski.

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Christian Pulisic named 2017 US Soccer Male Player of the Year

We have a very good feeling you’ll be hearing this at least a few more times in the years to come. US Soccer has named midfielder Christian Pulisic the 2017 US Soccer Male Player of the Year. At age 19, Pulisic is the youngest winner in the award’s history besting Landon Donovan, who won the award at age 21. Pulisic ...

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Sports: One of the architects of the Astros World Series team was an Ernst & Young employee and fantasy baseball star who applied on a whim

Brandon Taubman worked in finance with a side gig in daily fantasy baseball when he applied for an analyst role with the Houston Astros in 2013. Taubman’s skills in valuation have been crucial to a rising team that boasts a “Moneyball”-esque approach. Taubman has risen through the organization to Senior Director of Baseball Operations, playing a major role in the ...

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Don't touch that smile: Hot Stove just starting

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — If you love the Hot Stove — and let’s be honest, who doesn’t? — the Winter Meetings delivered the best kind of news. There’s more left. Lots more. We did have a flurry of relievers sign this week, but the top 10 free agents remain unsigned. So while the Giants, Red Sox and Brewers — ...

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10,000 yards not enough for Bills' McCoy; 12K is new goal

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Now that LeSean McCoy is on the cusp of reaching 10,000 yards rushing, the Buffalo Bills running back is setting his sights on an even loftier goal. How’s 12,000 strike you before he’s done. McCoy reiterated his objective while wearing a blue hoodie with the words ”We Chasing 10K,” written on the front with… FOX Sports ...

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Sports: One of the architects of the Astros World Series team was an Ernst & Young employee and fantasy baseball star who applied on a whim

Brandon Taubman worked in finance with a side gig in daily fantasy baseball when he applied for an analyst role with the Houston Astros in 2013. Taubman’s skills in valuation have been crucial to a rising team that boasts a “Moneyball”-esque approach. Taubman has risen through the organization to Senior Director of Baseball Operations, playing a major role in the ...

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Winners and losers from the winter meetings

Major League Baseball’s winter meetings in Orlando, Fla., officially came to an end when the last selection of the Rule 5 Draft was made Thursday. After what felt like the most sluggish start to the offseason in recent memory, the hot stove was ablaze at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort as executives throughout the big leagues tried ...

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