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Sports Baseball careers often start with winter grunt work Baseball careers often start with winter grunt work
Long before any of that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most players are in a similar predicament as everyone else in the regular workforce. Between baseball seasons there are no paychecks and bills don't stop for the winter. So they need to find some other income.
Sports Change to extra points likely in NFL Change to extra points likely in NFL
The NFL's dullest play, the extra point, appears to be headed for some changes, perhaps significant ones, for the 2015 season.
Sports NFL owners shoot down most replay proposals NFL owners shoot down most replay proposals
NFL owners shot down nearly every video replay proposal brought to their meetings Tuesday, while approving six safety rule changes.
Sports NASCAR fans are buzzing over debris cautions NASCAR fans are buzzing over debris cautions
A race that at first should have been won by Matt Kenseth was derailed by a late debris caution. Then Kurt Busch was twice denied a trip to victory lane by yellow flags. In all, there were three cautions in the final 25 laps and only once were television viewers shown the actual debris.
Sports NFL considers foreign sites for Pro Bowl NFL considers foreign sites for Pro Bowl
Next year's game will be played in Honolulu, the frequent site for the all-star matchup, and will be held Jan. 31, the Sunday before the Super Bowl. Beyond that, just about anywhere seems to be in play.
Sports Task force members holding line in Chargers stadium tussle Task force members holding line in Chargers stadium tussle
Members of Mayor Kevin Faulconer's advisory group are holding the line against Chargers point man Mark Fabiani, who is lobbying for a new stadium downtown even though the task force determined the best spot for a new home for the team is in the area where it plays now.