Angels sign slugging journeyman Scott Schebler to minor-league deal

Angels sign slugging journeyman Scott Schebler to minor-league deal

The Angels have signed outfielder Scott Schebler on a minor league deal, bringing in a player who hit 30 homers for the Cincinnati Reds in 2017, a source confirmed Saturday. Schebler, 30, has continued bouncing around in the majors for parts of six years, with the Dodgers, Reds and Atlanta Braves. He had only one … Read more

Jake Scott, Super Bowl MVP for Miami Dolphins and Kauai resident, dies at 75

MIAMI >> Jake Scott, the safety star who was the most valuable player in the Super Bowl who completed the perfect 1972 Miami Dolphins season before his relationship with coach Don Shula soured, died Thursday in Atlanta. He was 75. Scott died after falling down a flight of stairs that left him in a coma, … Read more

Swimmer files civil suit against former coach Scott MacFarland, USA Swimming, and the Mission Viejo Nadadores

Swimmer files civil suit against former coach Scott MacFarland, USA Swimming, and the Mission Viejo Nadadores

Sarah Ehekircher this week recalled a conversation she had in recent years with Elizabeth Hahn, USA Swimming’s senior manager for SafeSport. At a time when USA Swimming was receiving heavy criticism from Congress, Olympians and survivors about the organization’s failure to adequately address a culture of sexual abuse within the sport, Hahn asked Ehekircher about … Read more

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott responds to football players threatening opt-outs

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott responds to football players threatening opt-outs

The Pac-12 responded Monday to football players who have threaten to opt-out of the season because of concerns related to health and safety, racial injustice and economic rights with a letter touting the conference’s work in those areas and an invitation to meet later this week. A letter from Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott, dated Aug. … Read more

Rockies’ Scott Oberg suffers blood clots in arm, likely done for season

Rockies’ Scott Oberg suffers blood clots in arm, likely done for season

The Rockies’ bullpen got rocked by bad news Sunday. Right-hander Scott Oberg, who was a potential closer after a tremendous 2019 season, was placed on the 45-day injured list and will almost certainly miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with blood clots in his right arm. It is the third time in … Read more

MacKenzie Scott is donating her billions much faster than her ex Jeff Bezos

MacKenzie Scott is donating her billions much faster than her ex Jeff Bezos

A year ago, Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos set records with the world’s biggest divorce settlement. On July 28, MacKenzie Bezos (now MacKenzie Scott) announced that she’s spent the time since aiming to set a much more inspiring record — for how fast she can give the money away. When the couple divorced in 2019, they … Read more

USOPC wants Scott Blackmun, Rick Adams depositions conducted remotely

USOPC wants Scott Blackmun, Rick Adams depositions conducted remotely

Attorneys for more than a 140 women who said they were sexually abused by former U.S. Olympic and USA Gymnastics national team physician Larry Nassar are opposing a request by the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee that depositions of former USOPC CEO Scott Blackmun and Rick Adams, the current USOPC chief of sport performance and … Read more

Scott Frost, Fred Hoiberg donating some pay to Nebraska athletics

Scott Frost, Fred Hoiberg donating some pay to Nebraska athletics

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska football coach Scott Frost and men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg will donate part of their salaries to the athletic department’s general operating fund to help offset revenue shortfalls because of the coronavirus pandemic. The athletic department said Thursday the amount of the donations would be determined when the 2021 budget is … Read more

Sen. Tim Scott Declares ‘We Are Not a Racist Country,’ Argues Dems’ Focus on Race Obstructs Police Reform

Sen. Tim Scott Declares ‘We Are Not a Racist Country,’ Argues Dems’ Focus on Race Obstructs Police Reform

Senator Tim Scott (R., S.C.) speaks in Washington, D.C. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) While unveiling the Republican police reform bill on Wednesday, Senator Tim Scott assured Americans that the U.S. is “not a racist country” and criticized Democrats for relentlessly focusing on race rather than discussing discrete policy solutions designed to address police brutality. Scott, the Senate’s … Read more

Rockies’ Scott Oberg and David Dahl confident in their safety despite compromised immune systems

Rockies’ Scott Oberg and David Dahl confident in their safety despite compromised immune systems

As Major League Baseball attempts to formulate a safe and workable plan to return in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, two key Rockies players understand that they are at a higher risk than their teammates. But they also say they’re confident they can remain healthy should baseball resume. Reliever Scott Oberg, Colorado’s possible closer, … Read more