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(WXYZ) — The Tigers have set the dates. Spring Training begins in Lakeland next month, and pitchers and catchers are set to report on February 12. Their first workout will be the next day, February 13. The full squad report date is February 17, and the first full squad workout at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium will take place the following day on February 18. The Tigers host TigerFest on January 26 at Comerica Park. The team has said Miguel Cabrera will attend the annual convention this year. … [Read more...] about Tigers set report dates for 2019 Spring Training
By now, Tim Tebow is well aware of how people feel about him — as we all are, really. Some people legitimately root for him to succeed because he is, by all accounts, a good human being with an upbeat attitude. And some people are far more skeptical of Tebow, especially after he’s tried his hand at baseball, where he’s a minor-leaguer in the New York Mets organization.This upcoming season, his third in pro baseball, Tebow figures to play in Triple-A for the Mets and could even be in line for a big-league call-up by the end of the year.[Batter up: Join or create a 2019 Yahoo Fantasy Baseball league for free today]The Tebow tale still draws polarizing opinions in baseball circles. Some people root for him to chasing his dream, even if, at age 31, he’s not your typical baseball prospect. Other people roll their eyes at Tebowmania, thinking that he’s only getting a shot in baseball because of his name and popularity and that a player without this celebrity … [Read more...] about Tim Tebow has inspiring response to being asked about people not liking him
In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots, in Kansas City, Mo. JUPITER, Fla. -- Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots, faces charges of soliciting a prostitute after he was twice videotaped in a sex act at a shopping-center massage parlor in Florida, police said Friday. Kraft, 77, denied any wrongdoing. The case comes amid a crackdown on sex trafficking from Palm Beach to Orlando in which police planted cameras in massage parlors. Kraft was not immediately arrested. Jupiter police said a warrant will be issued and his attorneys will be notified. They said details about the misdemeanor charges against the owner of the Super Bowl champion team will not be released until next week. Hundreds of arrest warrants have been issued in recent days as a result of the six-month investigation, and more are … [Read more...] about Bob Kraft solicited prostitute, police say
Tim Tebow will have to wait a little longer to make his major league debut.As the New York Mets inch closer to naming their Opening Day 25-man roster, the team announced a round of cuts Tuesday, Tebow included. Tebow, entering his fourth season in professional baseball, is slated to begin the year with the Syracuse Mets, the club’s Triple-A affiliate.Tim Tebow is among today's round of Mets cuts. He went 4-for-15 in Grapefruit League play (though the Mets can still borrow him from minor league camp for additional games.)— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) March 12, 2019The 31-year-old Tebow is more known for his prowess on the football field. He won the Heisman Trophy as the quarterback for the Florida Gators in 2007 before being selected in the first round of the NFL draft in 2010 by the Denver Broncos. But his NFL career lasted only three seasons — two in Denver and one with the New York Jets.[Best bracket wins $1M: Enter our Best Bracket Millionaire contest for free … [Read more...] about Mets cut Tim Tebow from big-league camp, assign him to Triple-A