National Sports

Texas’ Ash Career Over

Posted On September 17, 2014

(Austin, TX) -- Texas quarterback David Ash's career is over. Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong stated during a press conference Ash will no longer play because of numerous bouts with concussions. Ash played the entire game under center in the Longhorns season-opening win over North Texas, but began experiencing concussion-related symptoms following the game. The…

Cards RB Dwyer arrested, deactivated

Posted On September 17, 2014

Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on multiple assault charges Wednesday and police said his alleged victims included a 27-year-old woman and Dwyer's 18-month old child. According to a Phoenix police news release, detectives from the department's Family Investigations Bureau arrested Dwyer over allegations of assault in two separate…

Umpire Joe West suspended

Posted On September 17, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Major League Baseball umpire Joe West has been suspended for one game without pay for grabbing the jersey of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jonathan Papelbon during Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. During an argument, which saw Papelbon in the face of West and screaming, West grabbed…

Cardinals’ Dwyer Reportedly Arrested For Domestic Violence

Posted On September 17, 2014

(Phoenix, AZ) -- Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer is joining the list of NFL players dealing with legal troubles. Phoenix police confirm Dwyer has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault. He was questioned by police in connection to the suspected incident and was escorted off the Cardinals' practice field to avoid media attention.…

Marlins’ Stanton won’t play again in 2014

Posted On September 17, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Miami Marlins announced on Wednesday that star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will not play again this season. Stanton was struck on the left side of his face by a Mike Fiers fastball on Sept. 11 in Milwaukee and suffered multiple facial fractures, dental damage and needed stitches to close cuts…