Former NBA head coach and current ESPN analyst Dr. Jack Ramsay has passed away in Naples, Florida at the age of 89. He had been battling cancer for the over a decade. Ramsay is a Saint Joseph's University graduate and coaches at his alma mater from 1955-66 before taking over as Sixers general manager. He coached the Sixers from 1968-72 before coaching the Buffalo Braves, Portland Trail Blazers and Indiana Pacers. More here.
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is the National League Player of the Week for the week ending April 27th. Ruiz went 11-for-22 (.500) with one home run and seven RBIs. His seven RBIs were the most in the National League in that span. More here.