Houston Astros Take 3-1 Series Lead Over NY Yankees With 8-3 Win

The Houston Astros took an 8-3 win over the New York Yankees on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, bringing them a 3-1 lead in the American League Championship Series.  The Astros moved within one win of reaching their second World Series in three years. Carlos Correa and George Springer each blasted three-run homers to help …

Houston Astros Take 3-1 Series Lead Over NY Yankees With 8-3 Win

The Houston Astros took an 8-3 win over the New York Yankees on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, bringing them a 3-1 lead in the American League Championship Series.  The Astros moved within one win of reaching their second World Series in three years. Carlos Correa and George Springer each blasted three-run homers to help …

Bradley Beal Signs Two-Year Contract Extension With Washington Wizards For $72M

Washington Wizards All-Star guard Bradley Beal has agreed to a two-year $72m contract extension, his agent confirmed on Thursday.  The agreement guarantees the 27-year-old Beal nearly $130m over the next four years. The extension will begin with the 2021-22 season and includes a player option for the second year of the deal, which will give …

Scott Brosius Takes Over As Manager Of USA Baseball As Joe Girardi Resigns For MLB Opportunities

USA baseball announced on Wednesday that former New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi has stepped down as manager of Team USA, with sights set on major league opportunities. Scott Brosius, who was named USA Baseball’s senior director of player development in January, will take over the role of manager for Team USA. Brosius won three …

Jacksonville Jaguars Trade Cornerback Jalen Ramsey To LA Rams For Two First-Round Picks

The Jacksonville Jaguars are trading superstar cornerback Jalen Ramsey to the Los Angeles Rams for multiple draft picks. The Rams are sending first-round draft picks in 2020 and 2021, along with a fourth-round selection in 2021, to the Jaguars for Ramsey. Ramsey played in Jacksonville’s Week 3 win over the Tennessee Titans, but hasn’t since, …

Washington Nationals Sweep St. Louis Cardinals To Advance To World Series; NY Yankees Fall To Houston Astros In Game 3 Of ALCS

The Washington Nationals scored 7 runs in the first inning, bringing them the 7-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night to sweep the NL Championship Series. The wild-card Nationals will now advance to their first World Series appearance in 86 years. The last time the World Series came to Washington was 1933, …

Eight Quarterbacks Assigned to XFL Teams In Advance Of Inaugural Draft

On Tuesday, eight quarterbacks were assigned to XFL teams in advance of the league’s inaugural draft. The XFL is largely targeting players who have been released from the NFL or are otherwise unsigned, as it prepares for its February 2020 kickoff. Former Ohio State star Cardale Jones, who spent the past three seasons as an …

Washington Nationals Defeat St. Louis Cardinals In Game 3 Of NLCS

The Washington Nationals defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 on Monday night at Nationals Park, to take a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg dominated, and Howie Kendrick continued his hitting streak as the Nationals moved within one win of the city’s first World Series appearance in 86 years.  Game 4 of the best-of-7 …

Boxer Patrick Day In Critical Condition After Knock Out In USBA Title Fight

The management team of 27-year-old boxer Patrick Day said he has suffered a traumatic brain injury and is in “extremely critical condition” after a 10th-round knockout Saturday night in his USBA super welterweight title fight against undefeated Charles Conwell in Chicago. In a statement, Day’s management team said Day is in a coma at Northwestern …