September 18, 2018

The Reds Are Now The Property Of Christian Yelich, Those Are The Rules

Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich hit for the cycle in a game against the Reds back on August 29. It was a career night for Yelich, who finished 6-for-6 from the plate with three RBI in a wacky Brewers win. Yelich hit three dingers and drove in nine ...
September 18, 2018

All Is Not Well In Minnesota

Jimmy Butler helped the Minnesota Timberwolves improve their win total by a whopping 16 games from the 2016-2017 season to last season. Playing with one of the NBA’s most promising young big men and surrounded by, umm, a familiar cast of playoff-tested...
September 18, 2018

Report: Clippers Hire SI’s Lee Jenkins To Ambiguous-Sounding Basketball Operations Post

The Los Angeles Clippers are hiring senior Sports Illustrated fawning-profile-writer Lee Jenkins for ... some sort of front office basketball operations position?Read more...
September 18, 2018

“Many have told me to ignore the haters; that I’ll never win.”

“Many have told me to ignore the haters; that I’ll never win.” Oscar De La Hoya penned an open letter to boxing fans following Saturday night’s kickass middleweight unification bout.Read more...
September 18, 2018

Kolten Wong, A Good Big Brother, Says The Rays Are “A Bad Organization” For Overlooking His Younger Brother

Kean Wong is a 23-year-old utility fielder in the Rays organization. He’s spent this summer playing in Triple-A Durham, where he’s batting .282 with a .750 OPS. Tuesday he and his Durham pals will play the Cardinals’ Triple-A affiliate in the Triple-A ...
September 16, 2018

Whoa, The Browns Are Cutting Josh Gordon

The last update about Browns receiver Josh Gordon was that he’d be out for Sunday with a hamstring injury. He had just one catch, a 17-yard touchdown, in Cleveland’s Week 1 tie with the Steelers, but Browns head coach Hue Jackson sounded optimistic abo...
September 16, 2018

Whoa, The Browns Are Cutting Josh Gordon

The last update about Browns receiver Josh Gordon was that he’d be out for Sunday with a hamstring injury. He had just one catch, a 17-yard touchdown, in Cleveland’s Week 1 tie with the Steelers, but Browns head coach Hue Jackson sounded optimistic abo...
September 15, 2018

North Texas Genius Dupes Arkansas With Perfect Fake-Fair-Catch Punt Return

This happened in the first quarter in today’s North Texas-Arkansas game. Arkansas punter Blake Johnson launched a low and knuckling punt to the North Texas 10 yard line, where it was fielded cleanly by Keegan Brewer, whose body language following the c...
September 15, 2018

North Texas Genius Dupes Arkansas With Perfect Fake-Fair-Catch Punt Return

This happened in the first quarter in today’s North Texas-Arkansas game. Arkansas punter Blake Johnson launched a low and knuckling punt to the North Texas 10 yard line, where it was fielded cleanly by Keegan Brewer, whose body language following the c...
September 15, 2018

Yasiel Puig Is Battering The Bejeezus Out Of The Vile Cardinals

Yasiel Puig smashed three huge dingers Saturday afternoon. The mightiest of these was a 423-foot solo blast in the fourth inning, but the most impressive might’ve been the three-run shot to left in the fifth that left the yard on a line at an impressiv...