rookie season

CLEVELAND | Ready Freddie: Kitchens hired by Browns after offensive run

CLEVELAND—Jan 12, 2019— Freddie Kitchens had something on his coaching resume no other candidate could match. He made Baker Mayfield a better quarterback. Kitchens, who helped Mayfield turn his rookie season into a record-breaking one during an impressive eight-game stint as the Browns offensive coordinator, was named Cleveland’s 17th full-time coach on Saturday, capping a … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Ready Freddie: Kitchens hired by Browns after offensive run

OWINGS MILLS, Md. | Flacco loses job as Ravens starting QB; Jackson takes over

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Joe Flacco has lost his job as Baltimore Ravens starting quarterback and will be the backup Sunday for the first time in his 11-year NFL career. Flacco is finally healthy after missing the past four games with a right hip injury. The Ravens went 3-1 during his absence under rookie quarterback … Continue reading OWINGS MILLS, Md. | Flacco loses job as Ravens starting QB; Jackson takes over

NEW YORK | Yankees in danger of decade without World Series

NEW YORK  — The Yankees are in danger of going an entire decade without reaching a World Series for the first time since the 1910s. Aaron Boone’s rookie season as a manager ended in failure when New York fizzled in the AL Division Series against Boston and was eliminated in four games. “You’re always chasing … Continue reading NEW YORK | Yankees in danger of decade without World Series

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France | Torres, Ciganda lead Evian event, top-ranked Park struggles

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France — Aiming to stylishly cap a rookie season that Hurricane Maria almost denied her, Maria Torres shared the first-round lead on 6 under at the final women’s golf major Thursday. Torres, the first Puerto Rican player to get an LPGA Tour card, went birdie-birdie-eagle from the 13th to 15th holes in a 65 … Continue reading EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France | Torres, Ciganda lead Evian event, top-ranked Park struggles