Cubs To Sign Shae Simmons

The Cubs have signed righty Shae Simmons to a split contract, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reports (Twitter links).  The deal will pay Simmons $750K if he cracks Chicago’s Major League roster, and $120K if he remains in the minors.  The contract will be official once Simmons passes a physical, according …

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Power rankings: the Blackhawks bottom out

While the Bruins stay on top and the Leafs surge, the freefalling Hawks fall to an unfamiliar address: the basement floor. The Boston Bruins seem poised to eternally hold the top spot in these power rankings, which I’ll complete for Ken Campbell during his NHL boycott while the 2018 Olympic …

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Karrie Webb is choosing life over golf

Karrie Webb says it's time to choose life over golf. But given her time over, she isn't sure she would have chosen golf to start with. Such is the burst of growth in other women's sports in Australia, Webb says golf risks getting left behind. "When I was 11, I …

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