Jeb Bush - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Jeb Bush With MLB pace of game, even talks go slowly NEW YORK (AP) — Even talks to speed the pace of Major League Baseball games are going slowly. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said management will speak some more with the players' association before deciding whether to push ahead with initiatives to speed games in 2018. The average time of a nine-inning game is a record 3 hours, 5 mi... Thu, 18 May 2017 22:39:00 GMT 2017-05-18T22:39:00Z Manfred says Marlins' bidders relatively even in price NEW YORK (AP) — The two groups bidding to buy the Miami Marlins from Jeffrey Loria are relatively even in their price offers, according to Commissioner Rob Manfred. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush leads one group, which includes former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter, who would head the team's baseball operations. The other group is led by businessman Tagg Romney, son of f... Thu, 18 May 2017 19:56:00 GMT 2017-05-18T19:56:00Z Steinbrenner will consider adding; won't deal top prospects NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees may be buyers, not sellers, as the July 31 trade deadline approaches. Led by young stars Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez, the retooled Baby Bombers began Wednesday in the AL East lead at 23-13, a seven-win improvement over last year at this time. Owner Hal Steinbrenner said New York's starting pitching has been a pleasant surprise to him, and he will... Wed, 17 May 2017 21:01:00 GMT 2017-05-17T21:01:00Z Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the single digit pinstripes, had been retired and a plaque in his honor dedicated that will be placed in Monument Park alongside tributes to Ruth, Gehrig, DiMaggio, Mantle, Berra and the rest of the team's greats. ... Mon, 15 May 2017 05:26:00 GMT 2017-05-15T05:26:00Z AP source: MLB wants Marlins' bidders to show cash up front NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball wants the groups bidding for the Miami Marlins to show their cash up front, and thus far the group led by the son of former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney appears to be ahead. A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the commissioner's office has told the parties that before... Fri, 12 May 2017 22:37:00 GMT 2017-05-12T22:37:00Z Jeb Bush optimistic he and Jeter can close deal for Marlins MIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush says he is optimistic he can close a deal to buy the Miami Marlins despite stiff competition, and partner Derek Jeter would take charge of baseball operations. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says two groups remain in the mix. The second bid is led by Tagg Romney, son of former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney. ... Wed, 03 May 2017 00:38:00 GMT 2017-05-03T00:38:00Z Manfred says 2 groups still in Miami Marlins' bidding NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says two groups are still bidding to buy the Miami Marlins from Jeffrey Loria. Former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are involved in one of the groups. Bloomberg reported Tuesday that the Jeter/Bush group won an auction for the team with a $1.3 billion bid. Manfred said some reports on t... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:30:00 GMT 2017-04-27T17:30:00Z MLB: Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins MIAMI (AP) — Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush still haven't touched all the bases in their bid to buy the Miami Marlins. Far from it. Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy the team, and none has yet been accepted, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday. His comments came after Bloomberg reported a group led by former New York Yankees captain Jeter and former Florida Gov... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:38:00 GMT 2017-04-26T12:38:00Z LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O's A look at what's happening around the majors today: WELCOME BACK The Red Sox had to wait another day to get Dustin Pedroia back in the lineup. Manager John Farrell said after Tuesday night's game was rained out that his injured second baseman would have been able to play after missing the previous two games. Instead,... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:07:00 GMT 2017-04-26T07:07:00Z AP source: Jeter, Bush join forces in bid to buy Marlins MIAMI (AP) — Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush have formed a team in their attempt to buy a team. The former New York Yankees star and former Florida governor have joined forces in their pursuit of the Miami Marlins, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. The person confirmed the partnership to The Associated Press on condition of ... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:47:00 GMT 2017-04-19T23:47:00Z Marlins' Mattingly says he talked to Jeter about ownership WASHINGTON (AP) — Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly says Derek Jeter, his successor as captain of the New York Yankees, has "always talked about" owning a major league team one day. Mattingly was asked before Miami's game at the Washington Nationals on Wednesday about a report on that said Jeter and former Florida governor Jeb Bush were among those who coul... Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:47:00 GMT 2017-04-06T12:47:00Z After harsh campaign words, Trump reaching out to ex-rivals WASHINGTON (AP) — After months rehashing the GOP primary campaign and bragging about his victory, President Donald Trump has begun reaching out to former rivals whose help he now needs. The latest on his list is Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who has said he has significant concerns about the health care bill Trump wants Congress to pass. The pre... Thu, 09 Mar 2017 20:49:00 GMT 2017-03-09T20:49:00Z Senate panel sets March 15 hearing for Trump's labor nominee WASHINGTON (AP) — Alexander Acosta, President Donald Trump's new choice to be secretary of labor, pledged Wednesday to leave his position as a law school dean and resign from the board of a bank if he's confirmed. Acosta, 48, is dean of Florida International University's law school. He's also on the board of U.S. Century Bank, a locally owned and managed ... Wed, 08 Mar 2017 17:17:00 GMT 2017-03-08T17:17:00Z Trump speech guests chosen to help highlight priorities WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is following the playbook for speeches to Congress and packing his guest box with individuals whose personal stories the administration hopes will put a face on the proposals he planned to highlight in Tuesday night's address, namely illegal immigration. The lives of three of the eight people the White House invite... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:47:00 GMT 2017-02-28T22:47:00Z The Latest: Trump calls media 'enemy of the American people' WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 5:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is continuing his attacks on the news media. Trump has taken to Twitter to slam "The FAKE NEWS media," saying it "is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!" Trump specifically cite... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:14:00 GMT 2017-02-17T22:14:00Z The Latest: Peace Ball an alternative inauguration party WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 12:20 a.m. Some 3,000 people crowded into the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture for an energetic and enthusiastic evening of alternative inauguration programming. Among the high-wattage guests at the black... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:26:00 GMT 2017-01-20T05:26:00Z GOP prescription of minority outreach forgotten with Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — Together, they delivered a post-election autopsy with a dire prediction: Republican survival requires embracing a message of tolerance and respect in an increasingly diverse United States. Yet on the eve of Donald Trump's inauguration four years later, the authors of the Republican National Committee's 2013 "Growth and Opportunity Projec... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:23:00 GMT 2017-01-18T19:23:00Z Financier and fundraiser expected to become Trump adviser NEW YORK (AP) — A prominent New York financier is set to be named a top White House adviser to President-elect Donald Trump, tasked with coordinating the administration's outreach to the nation's financial world and key members of the political community. Anthony Scaramucci, a colorful surrogate for Trump and a top fundraiser during the campaign, will be ... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:41:00 GMT 2017-01-13T15:41:00Z New York financier to land White House adviser role NEW YORK (AP) — A prominent New York financier is set to be named a top White House adviser to President-elect Donald Trump, tasked with coordinating the administration's outreach to the nation's financial world and key members of the political community. Anthony Scaramucci, a colorful surrogate for Trump and a top fundraiser during the campaign, will be ... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:20:00 GMT 2017-01-13T02:20:00Z Trump is using campaign-style name-calling on Congress WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is shifting the name-calling that helped drive his campaign victories over "lyin,'" "low energy" and "crooked" opponents to the legislative arena, where he's now mocking Democrats as "clowns" trying to escape blame for a troubled health care law. "The Democrats, led by head clown Chuck Schumer, know how bad O... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:52:00 GMT 2017-01-05T19:52:00Z Tempers flare, as campaign aides assess still-raw 2016 race CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Tempers flared and political fault-lines were inflamed, as aides to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton gathered for their first meeting since Election Day. Every four years since 1972, top presidential campaign aides have met for a polite discussion of the fierce battle they just waged. Not so this year. After an e... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:51:00 GMT 2016-12-02T15:51:00Z