AP Source: Yanks, Ellsbury reach $153M, 7-yr deal
NEW YORK (AP) — Free agent outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, fresh off winning the World Series with Boston, reached agreement with the rival New York Yankees on a seven-year contract worth about $153 million, a person familiar with the negotiations said Tuesday night.
US Ski Team: Vonn cleared for downhill training
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) — Lindsey Vonn was cleared to get back on a World Cup course for downhill training, the latest step as she works to return from a right knee injury and get ready for the Sochi Olympics.
USOC chairman signals intent to bid for 2024 Games
The chairman of the U.S. Olympic Committee says "it is our intention to bid" for the 2024 Olympics if a number of criteria are met — the strongest indication yet that the United States will put forth a bid city by the end of next year.