And there are few industries in which women have made less headway than sports.That being said, there are exceptions to every rule.I’m excited to have him on board with our coaching staff, and am looking forward to how he can help us improve.
Photo by Chris Lee, [email protected] Cardinals first baseman and outfielder Matt Adams can earn $500,000 in performance bonuses as part of his $4 million, one-year contract with Washington, which was agreed to last month.
He would get $50,000 for 375 plate appearances, $100,000 each for 400, 425 and 450, and $150,000 for 475 as part of the deal announced Dec. Adams effectively replaces Adam Lind as the Nationals’ backup first baseman to Ryan Zimmerman.
He can earn $500,000 each for 155, 165, 175 and 185 innings as part of a recently-announced deal.
The 37-year-old lefthander pitched 148 2/3 innings in 37 starts last year, down from 179 2/3 innings in 30 starts in 2016.
Most people don't define women by specific roles they're expected to fulfill, unless it's one of their own choosing.
Today, the "glass ceiling" is very real, but it is more often a product of an unenlightened power broker or an organization's flawed culture than an orchestrated environment.Here are 25 of the most influential women who are active in sports today.In a brutal sport dominated by men, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey has emerged as one of the biggest stars in MMA.The past two years overseeing our recruiting department has provided great results for us on the field, and he will certainly continue those efforts in his new role.”.(Dave Matter)Azarenka won’t play in Australian Open • Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka has withdrawn from the Australian Open, with her wild-card entry reallocated to Ajla Tomljanovic of Croatia. He had surgery on his right hip Monday and said he hopes to be back in time for Wimbledon this summer. men’s soccer team • Interim coach Dave Sarachan summoned a young roster into training with the U. national men’s soccer team, in Carson, Calif., the first extended camp since the Americans were eliminated from World Cup contention in October. looking to the future, the team will be doing so without teenage midfielder Jonathan Gonzalez, a U.The fact that sports are still such a male-dominated world makes highlighting the influential women in the industry all the more worthwhile.