Povich Rewind: Rising Payrolls
Mar 1, 2019

Povich Rewind: Rising Payrolls

With Bryce Harper leaving the Washington Nationals for the Philadelphia Phillies, we’re rewinding Shirley Povich’s 1926 column that reported baseball owners’ reluctance to pay “rising” salaries to stars, including Hall of Famer Rogers Hornsby.

Mar 1, 2019

Daily Roundup: March 1

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: The Dallas Cowboys announced Thursday that tight end Jason Witten is rejoining the team after spending a turbulent year in ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” broadcast booth, The Washington Post reports. Bryce Harper wanted security, so Scott Boras got him 13 years…even if those three extra years took [...]