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Cardinals' Matheny approves of Norris working to keep teammate Hicks in line

7 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

St. Louis Cardinals closer Bud Norris is employing an old-school approach to keep electric rookie Jordan Hicks in line, and while the youngster may not appreciate it, manager Mike Matheny is supportive of the method. After Hicks was optioned to minor-league camp during spring training for repeatedly being late, Norris has kept an eye on members of the bullpen, including Hicks, to ensure they're "living up to standards" that the club has put in place, according to The Athletic's Mark Saxon. Saxon notes that Norris has been "mercilessly riding" Hicks, reminding the flame-throwing 22-year-old...
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Cardinals manager perfectly fine with rookie's year-long hazing

Cardinals manager perfectly fine with rookie's year-long hazing

7 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

The Cardinals, and specifically Bud Norris, are carrying out some baseball traditions that may be better left on the scrap heap. Norris, the team's closer, has been calling out rookie setup man Jordan Hicks since spring training, according to a report from The Athletic. Manager Mike Matheny seems all right with this arrangement. “Bud's going...
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MLB notebook: Giants, Phillies reportedly in lead for Harper

MLB notebook: Giants, Phillies reportedly in lead for Harper

Free agent outfielder Bryce Harper, still hunting for a long-term deal, has reportedly turned down multiple offers worth at least $300 million in recent weeks, according to a... Read more ...

FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Southeast to televise six Braves spring...

FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Southeast to televise six Braves spring training games in March

Networks to also produce Atlanta Braves Spring Training: All-Access, slated to premiere Monday, March 11 Read more ...

2019 NHL Trade Deadline Team Needs: Ottawa Senators

2019 NHL Trade Deadline Team Needs: Ottawa Senators

There used to be a running joke in America about the old Washington Senators baseball team. “Washington - first in war, first in peace, last in the American League,” wrote... Read more ...

Fantasy: 10 biggest bust candidates

Fantasy: 10 biggest bust candidates

It's likely your draft day is rapidly approaching, so let's not waste any time. You've seen the rankings , now take a look at the players to avoid. Here are the 10 biggest bust... Read more ...

Indians, reliever Clippard agree to terms on minor contract

Indians, reliever Clippard agree to terms on minor contract

The Indians and two-time All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard have agreed to terms on a minor-league contract Read more ...

Welcome aboard: Kevin Burkhardt joins Tampa Bay Rays broadcast team on FOX...

Welcome aboard: Kevin Burkhardt joins Tampa Bay Rays broadcast team on FOX Sports Sun

FOX Sports Sun, the statewide television home of the Tampa Bay Rays, announced Kevin Burkhardt has joined its roster of Rays on-air talent for the 2019 season. Read more ...

2024 Paris Olympics could add breakdancing; baseball, softball out

2024 Paris Olympics could add breakdancing; baseball, softball out

Breakdancing medals will be up for grabs at the 2024 Paris Olympics if the IOC gives proposals the green light. Read more ...

MLB hot stove: Tigers, Josh Harrison reportedly agree to 1-year deal

MLB hot stove: Tigers, Josh Harrison reportedly agree to 1-year deal

Harrison will join with longtime Pirates teammate Jordy Mercer to form a new middle infield in Detroit. Read more ...

Padres buzzing over impending arrival of Manny Machado

Padres buzzing over impending arrival of Manny Machado

Manny Machado's pending deal with San Diego shifts the Padres' hopes of winning to sooner rather than later Read more ...

Moving on from Machado: White Sox seek answers from within

Moving on from Machado: White Sox seek answers from within

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