Former UGA football player arrested in fatal shooting of gas station clerk

Investigators in Philadelphia advised that Crumpton was the suspected shooter in their case, and Oconee investigators quickly established a link between Philadelphia and Athens, he said. Crumpton played football for UGA in 2017 and 2018. He was a student until 2021, according to the sheriff’s office. The night of the shooting, Wood had been working … Read more

Detroit Tigers sign LHP Andrew Chafin to two-year deal

LAKELAND, Fla. — The Detroit Tigers have signed left-handed reliever Andrew Chafin to a two-year, $13 million contract, a source with knowledge of the agreement told the Free Press. He has an opt-out clause after the first season. “Obviously, as we’ve said, we’re looking for things that can help us get better,” Tigers manager AJ … Read more

MLB rumors: Freddie Freeman still being pursued by Dodgers, Red Sox, Rays; Blue Jays check in on José Ramírez

Spring training games start Thursday and 2022 Opening Day is 22 days away, yet several huge names remain on the free agent market and the trade market has been just as active since the lockout was removed last week. A flurry of activity happened Wednesday morning: And we’re only getting started. Let’s round up the … Read more