ESPN: Mariners to Sign Fernando Rodney

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_e66d971995.jpgRob Carr/Getty Images (SEATTLE) --  The Seattle Mariners and free agent closer Fernando Rodney have agreed to a two-year, $14 million dollar contract, according to ESPN and media reports. The 36-year-old Rodney has 172 saves over 11 seasons with the Los Angeles Angels, Detroit Tigers, and Tampa Bay Rays.


Scoreboard Roundup - 2/6/14

1-22-14 SBR A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391745337745Getty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) -- NBA:  Brooklyn Nets 103 (22-25) – San Antonio Spurs 89 (36-14)

Golden State Warriors 102 (30-20) - Chicago Bulls 87 (24-25)

Top 25 Men’s College Basketball: (2) Arizona 67 (22-1) - Oregon 65 (15-7)


Tiger Woods Reveals Upcoming Schedule

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_0df252a38d.jpgScott Halleran/Getty Images (JUPITER, Fla.) -- Tiger Woods announced on his website Thursday that he will be playing in The Honda Classic on Feb. 27 followed by the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Mar. 6 and the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Mar. 20. The 14-time major champion says he will not be teeing off in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona on Feb. 19.


Browns Introduce Kyle Shanahan As Offensive Coordinator

2-6-14 Shanahan A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391728009635Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Sport (BEREA, Ohio) -- Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine introduced his new top assistants to the media on Thursday, welcoming Kyle Shanahan as the offensive coordinator and Jim O’Neil as the defensive coordinator. "This is my first time getting a chance to work for a defensive coach, and I am kind of excited with that," Shanahan said.


Hall of Fame Slugger Ralph Kiner Dies

12-18-13 Doumit A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391720980612Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Hall of Fame slugger Ralph Kiner died on Thursday.  He was 91. Kiner spent 10 years in the major leagues, the most productive of which coming with the Pittsburgh Pirates. "As one of baseball's most prolific power hitters for a decade, Ralph struck fear into the hearts of the best pitchers of baseball's Golden Era despite his easygoing nature, disarming humility and movie-star smile," Hall President Jeff Idelson said in a statement.