Cubs send Kris Bryant to minors despite big spring

...to their minor league camp on Monday despite an outstanding spring training at the plate, triggering a threat of litigation from...or both." TIGERS: Justin Verlander will miss his scheduled spring training start Thursday but hopes to take his first scheduled...

Business news

...drove U.S. consumer confidence higher this month after a dip in February, a promising sign for the economy as it heads into spring.The Conference Board's consumer confidence index rose to 101.3 in March from a 98.8 reading in February.Confidence...


...at Coastal Carolina, shot 75-75-73 to tie for 53rd place. College BaseballJags defeated in a homer-festIn Franklin Springs, Ga., Emmanuel College outslugged Georgia Regents 14-9 in a nonconference game that featured eight home runs.Each team...

Jameis Winston impresses at Florida State's pro day

...Tallahassee."It's been a huge job interview, and I've loved it," said Winston, who played baseball at FSU the past two springs. "This is the first time I've been able to be a quarterback year-round. This is the first time I've been able to just...

Atlanta Braves' Eric Young Jr. is taking advantage of chance in center field

...Fla. - Eric Young Jr. reported to spring training with the Atlanta Braves on a...provided a glimpse of his athleticism during spring training.In the third inning Saturday...with where we're at right now in the spring and excited to get the season going...

Music by Turner: Major Rager is back with Gov't Mule, Sirius radio gig

As spring and the Masters get into full "swing" it's time once again to do a little spring cleaning. Gee, like sand at the beach, pollen does get...a show and Panic undoubtedly will be in fine form. Happy spring, y'all!

Micheal Summers is vying to be Georgia Tech's No. 1 receiver

...Summers said during the second week of spring practice. "We've got to be very unselfish...chemistry together and expand upon that this spring and transition that into the fall camp...wearing a non-contact jersey early in spring to avoid injury risk. "We've got four...

Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

...pitches in a minor league contest on Tues day.After he missed a spring start earlier this month because of a fatigued arm, there...and Atlanta in 2013.After the Braves released him late in spring training last year, the two-time All-Star played in Taiwan...

Columbia County charter school group announces deal for school site

...intends to offer arts infused education for children from kindergarten through eighth grade starting in 2016. The school will add a grade each year afterward until it graduates its first high school class, which could be in the spring of 2021.

The Artside: Hear Hartough speak about golf art

...Carolina: First in Golf at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at the Aiken County Historical Museum. The lecture accompanies the Spring Into Golf exhibit that's on display through April. The exhibit, courtesy of the Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta...