TheSTN – NFL: NFC Players of the Month Announced

Quarterback MATT RYAN of the Atlanta Falcons, cornerback TIM JENNINGS of the Chicago Bears and kick returner-wide receiver PERCY HARVIN of the Minnesota Vikings are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Month for September (September 5-October 1), the NFL announced today.         OFFENSE: QB MATT RYAN, ATLANTA FALCONS Ryan … Continue reading

TheSTN – NFL: AFC Players Of The Month Announced

Wide receiver A.J. GREEN of the Cincinnati Bengals, defensive end J.J. WATT of the Houston Texans and kick returner-running back DARIUS REYNAUD of the Tennessee Titans are the AFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Month for September, the NFL announced today.         OFFENSE: WR A.J. GREEN, CINCINNATI BENGALS For the … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: Statements from Frank Robinson, Carl Yastrzemski and Commissioner Selig on Miguel Cabrera’s Triple Crown

The only two living winners of the Triple Crown, Hall of Famers Frank Robinson (1966) and Carl Yastrzemski (1967), issued the following statements regarding Miguel Cabrera’s finishing the 2012 regular season as the American League’s leader in batting average (.330), home runs (44) and RBI (139).  Cabrera, a native of … Continue reading

TheSTN – Game Two of the 2012 American League Division Series featuring Athletics at Tigers to air exclusively on MLB Network

For the first time in its four-year history, MLB Network will exclusively televise a Postseason game as Matt Vasgersian and Jim Kaat call Game Two of the American League Division Series featuring the Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers this Sunday, October 7 at 12:00 p.m. ET, live from Comerica Park. The game marks Kaat’s return to … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: Umpires For Wild Card Games, Division Series Announced

Major League Baseball has assigned the two umpiring crews assigned to the inaugural Wild Card Games presented by Budweiser, scheduled for Friday, and the four Division Series, scheduled to begin on Saturday and Sunday.  The Wild Card Game crew chiefs will be Gary Darling and Jeff Kellogg, and the Division … Continue reading