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Floyd reunited with Miller after agreeing to 1-year deal with Bills, AP source says

Jun. 06, 2023 00:00 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement to sign linebacker Leonard Floyd to a one-year contract in reuniting the player with fellow edge rusher, Von Miller, a person with direct knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press on Monday. The person...

Georgia hires LSU pitching coach Johnson to lead program after firing Stricklin

Jun. 05, 2023 22:17 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia hired LSU pitching coach Wes Johnson as its new coach on Monday. Johnson replaces Scott Stricklin, who was fired on May 26 following a 9-0 loss to South Carolina in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference tournament. Georgia finished 29-27 this...

Bucks make hiring of Adrian Griffin official, plan news conference for Tuesday

Jun. 05, 2023 19:27 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adrian Griffin is getting his first head coaching job at the same place where he started out as an assistant. The Milwaukee Bucks officially announced Monday they have hired Griffin to replace Mike Budenholzer, who was fired last month after a first-round playoff...

Callaghan's arrival as US coach taken in stride by Pulisic, used to changes

Jun. 05, 2023 18:38 PM EDT

Christian Pulisic takes coaching changes in stride, whether at Chelsea or now the U.S. national team. The top American has played for three managers in four seasons at Stamford Bridge, where Mauricio Pochettino takes over this summer. Pulisic will be working with his third U.S. coach...

Ducks hire former Leafs, Islanders assistant Greg Cronin as head coach

Jun. 05, 2023 17:11 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Greg Cronin spent 36 years coaching at nearly every level of hockey before he finally got his first chance to be an NHL head coach. He believes the struggling but talented Anaheim Ducks will be worth that extraordinary wait. General manager Pat...

Anaheim Ducks hire veteran NHL assistant and AHL head coach Greg Cronin to be their head coach

Jun. 05, 2023 12:37 PM EDT
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Anaheim Ducks hire veteran NHL assistant and AHL head coach Greg Cronin to be their head coach.

Schwarber, Ellis homer twice as Phillies beat Nationals 11-3

Jun. 04, 2023 18:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Schwarber hit a pair of three run homers, Drew Ellis hit his first two home runs of the season, and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Washington Nationals 11-3 on Sunday to take the rubber game of the series. J.T. Realmuto went deep for the second day in...

Diamondbacks extend Lovullo's contract through 2024 season

Jun. 04, 2023 13:59 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have extended manager Torey Lovullo's contract through the 2024 season. The deal announced Sunday is the third straight one-year extension for the longest-tenured manager in team history. Lovullo is 446-483 in seven seasons,...

Alex Cobb dazzles and Wilmer Flores provides 2-run single as Giants beat Orioles 4-0

Jun. 04, 2023 01:32 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Cobb spent every waking moment between starts pondering his mechanics and what had go so wrong his last start. During family time, he thought about pitching. It kept him up at night, and he woke in the morning with his delivery on the mind. ...

Rob Refsnyder gets deal with Boston adding $2 million for 2024

Jun. 03, 2023 19:34 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Outfielder Rob Refsnyder and the Boston Red Sox agreed Saturday to a $2 million, one-year contract for the 2024 season, a deal that includes a club option for 2025. “Lot of ups and downs in this game. I just sit here super humble, super grateful," he said before...