The A’s have played .500 ball since acquiring pitcher Jon Lester; wouldn’t they have loved to have had Yoenis Cespedes’ bat the past three weeks?
The Giants gave their fans something to cheer about Wednesday at AT&T Park with a 7-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox that ended a five-game losing streak.
There was a time when Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods was considered “The Most Interesting Man in the Golfing World.”
Babe Ruth. Lou Gehrig. Joe DiMaggio. Mickey Mantle. Theyre the Mount Rushmore of New York Yankees baseball, and none had as many hits as Derek Jeter.
It’s bad enough the 49ers lost 23-3 to the Ravens in their preseason opener, but did the NFL have to sell the “red zone” to Toyota in such an obnoxious way?
The Spurs continue to make news for all the right reasons. On Tuesday, they announced that Becky Hammon will become the NBAs first female full-time assistant coach when she retires from her 16-year WNBA career at the end of this season.
The Giants won’t have pitcher Matt Cain to rely on in the final stretch of the season. He’s scheduled to undergo season-ending surgery Monday to remove bone chips from his right elbow. Without Cain, who will be the Giants’ go-to pitcher?
With apologies to Bubba Watson, Martin Kaymer and Rory McIlroy, watching the PGA Championship this week in Louisville, Ky., just won’t be the same if Tiger Woods isn’t in the field.
Was there ever a better day of trading in baseball? It could go down as the best ever, but that wont be determined until most of the leaves have fallen off the trees and store shelves are stocked with Halloween candy.
“Vinsanity” didn’t start with Jeremy Lin, or with Vince Carter. Not by a long shot. Vin Scully is the very definition of “Vinsanity,” a phenomenon, a broadcasting marvel who defies aging. He also despises cliches, let’s the action speak for itself and remains unfailingly objective on the air.
It’s a shame Al Davis didn’t live to see Ray Guy’s induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this Saturday in Canton, Ohio.
This week, NFL teams are reporting to training camp sites around the country and beginning to practice.