Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

...New York Yankees, who have stripped A-Rod of his third-base job and plan to limit...manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday that A-Rod's days as an everyday fielder are over...hips and the suspension. Cashman said A-Rod will have to prove to manager Joe Girardi...
Husband and wife named Alaska State Writer Laureate and Individual Artist for 2015

...the short story collections "Early Yet" (1998) and "Unified Field Theory," (1998) and a book of essays "Bamboo Fly Rod Suite: Reflections on Fishing and the Geography of Grace," (1999), illustrated by Alaska artist Kesler Woodward. "Unified...
Today in sports history

...200 million barrier, following Alex Rodriguez's $252 million, 10-year deal with Texas before the 2001 season and A-Rod's $275 million, 10-year contract with the Yankees before the 2008 season.2012 - Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel...
My Turn: It's a new day in Alaska politics

...the transition process, their response was exactly as mine: "It exceeded my expectations." As subsistence committee member Rod Arno, executive director of the Alaska Outdoor Council, told the Alaska Dispatch News, he has been part of four transition...
Flyfishers meeting to tackle halibut on a fly rod

...library. The meeting, open to the public, will feature Kent Sullivan, a flyfisherman skilled at catching halibut on a fly rod. Sullivan will describe gear, techniques, flies and locations for catching halibut on the fly. Admission is free and new...
10 questions: Deer Brothers

...three piece for just about two years now. Darin and Rod met over 10 years ago when Rod was teaching at Mendenhall River Elementary School, and Darin happened to notice a guitar in Rod's classroom. They got to talking and started making...
Today in sports history San Diego, sweeping the Padres in four games to win their record 24th World Series championship.2001 - Washington rookie Rod Gardner has six catches for 208 yards, including an 85-yard touchdown, in the Redskins' 17-14 overtime win over Carolina...
Today In Sports History

...Invasor beats heavy favored Bernardini by one length in the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill Downs.2006 - Rod Brind'Amour of Carolina scores his 1,000th career point, assisting on a goal in the Hurricanes' 3-2 win over Ottawa...
Like it or not, Jerry Jones has Cowboys on the right path

...Jerry's decision not to fire Coach Process, to concede to bringing Scott Linehan in as the play-caller, to promoting Rod Marinelli as the defensive coordinator and demoting Monte Kiffin, to approve the long-term plans of drafting and building...
My Turn: Sullivan and Parnell promoted Pebble Mine over Alaskans' objections

...wide range of fishing groups like United Fishermen of Alaska-because he supports our coastal economies. Unlike Sullivan, Mark Begich always puts Alaska interests ahead of wealthy Outsiders.? Rod McCoy is a retired teacher from Anchorage


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