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Gennett has been inserted as the Reds’ cleanup hitter versus right-handers.

Chance Sisco (L), 2 percent, Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers (RHP Mike Fiers): A recent hot streak has propelled Sisco to the two-hole, enhancing his chance for at-bats and the associated production. Furthering his case is matching up with Fiers, who historically allows a lot of baserunners and has only whiffed 10 in 17 stanzas […]

It won’t be a short-term situation, Boone said.

“We think he’s going to be a mainstay in our lineup for a long time,” the manager said. Baseball America and MLB.com each ranked Torres the Yankees’ top prospect heading into the season, a 21-year-old Venezuelan standing 6-foot-1 and 200 pounds. Baseball America called Torres its sixth best prospect in the game before the season […]

Chargers doing quarterback homework, again

Twelve years after the Chargers drafted Philip Rivers in the first round with Drew Brees on the roster, they’re once again exploring the possibility of drafting a first-round quarterback with Rivers on the roster. Via Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Chargers once again are exploring top-shelf incoming quarterbacks, meeting with or privately working out […]

Mike Maccagnan’s job and future with Jets on the line as GM makes bold move to chase franchise QB

Mike Maccagnan’s reputation, dream job and standing in the NFL universe are now officially on the line after he jolted the Jets landscape with a blockbuster trade with the Colts on St. Patrick’s Day. Hey, no pressure. The general manager’s seismic decision to move up from the No. 6 to the No. 3 pick for […]

Belichick assured the league the team never used information from the tapes during the same game and said he simply misinterpreted the league’s rule.

Despite rhetoric from the Beltway, the Patriots received no further sanctions — even after a long-delayed meeting in May 2008 between Goodell and Matt Walsh, an ex-Pats videographer who worked for the team from 2000 to 2002. Walsh came forward and eventually handed the league eight additional tapes, including evidence that the team was swiping […]

Steelers will not retain OC Todd Haley, tab Randy Fichtner as replacement

Todd Haley is out in Pittsburgh and Randy Fichtner is in. The Steelers’ offensive coordinator will not return for the 2018 season, the team confirmed Wednesday. Despite a seemingly comfortable 86-60 win over East Carolina on Saturday, the Bearcats (17-2, 6-0 American) did not play well for extended stretches, and even allowed the Pirates to […]

the Raiders went 12-4 in 2016 and finished with the sixth-ranked offense in the NFL.

But the veterans conquering the newbies wasn’t the narrative in the other three Wild Card matchups. One featured two teams — the Jaguars and Bills — which hadn’t been in the postseason in a decade, and another — the Panthers vs. the Saints — pitted a pair of battle-tested teams against each other. The Chiefs […]