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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox fired manager Alex Cora on Tuesday, a day after baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred implicated him in the sport's sign-stealing scandal. Cora was the bench coach for the Houston Astros when they illicitly stole signs and won the 2017 World Series. He

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    NFL CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — David Tepper is entrusting Baylor’s Matt Rhule to lead the Carolina Panthers out of what he views as a cycle of “long term mediocrity.” The Panthers announced Tuesday that the 44-year-old Rhule has agreed to become the team's next head coach. He replaces Ron Rivera, who was fired with four games remaining in the 2019 regular season. The deal is worth $62 million over seven seasons, with incentives to make even more for winning. said a person familiar with the...

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    NFL CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - David Tepper is entrusting Baylor’s Matt Rhule to lead the Carolina Panthers out of what he views as a cycle of “long term mediocrity.” The Panthers announced Tuesday that the 44-year-old Rhule has agreed to become the team's next head coach. He replaces Ron

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    NFL CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey resigned two days after the team fired coach Freddie Kitchens. Dorsey's stunning departure on Tuesday came after he met with owner Jimmy Haslam, who is once again with his wife, Dee, cleaning house and restructuring the front office after

    The Washington Times
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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    MLB NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltrán is out as manager of the New York Mets before managing even a single game, the latest fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal that has rocked Major League Baseball. The Mets announced the decision Thursday in a news release, saying Beltrán and the team “agreed to mutually part ways.” The move came two days after Boston cut ties with manager Alex Cora, who was Houston’s bench coach in 2017 when Beltrán played for the Astros. A day before...

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