Miguel Cabrera is why you don’t trade Juan Soto

Miguel Cabrera is why you don’t trade Juan Soto

Miguel Cabrera never won a World Series in Detroit yet he’s still deified by Tigers’ fans. Photo: Getty Images Miguel Cabrera was the easy comparison for Juan Soto when he was made available and then eventually shipped out of DC to San Diego. Miggy was the last historically good hitter to be traded at a … Read more

Three fights in three days got a Saints rookie removed from practice

Three fights in three days got a Saints rookie removed from practice

Trevor PenningPhoto: PA I know football is a physical sport, but when it’s your first time at OTAs, and you’re trying to make an impression that will keep you on an NFL roster for years to come, getting in fights with your teammates doesn’t seem like the best course of action. One fight? Okay, maybe … Read more

Dick’s Sporting Goods offering employees more access to abortions than SCOTUS

Dick’s Sporting Goods offering employees more access to abortions than SCOTUS

There’s at least one company out there you can feel good about buying from.Image: Getty Images Dick’s Sporting Goods has yet again provided the template for how American companies can respond to politicians’ refusal to act with their own private policies. Following the Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade, the company’s CEO announced that … Read more

PGA hero Rory McIlroy off to hot start at US Open

PGA hero Rory McIlroy off to hot start at US Open

Rory McIroy shot a 67 in the opening round of the US Open.Image: Getty Images Rory McIlroy has never been bad — not even close to it — but he has lost his grasp on greatness (or, at the very least, how the sport has chosen to define the word) in the eight years since … Read more

Angel Hernandez files third grievance against MLB for discrimination

Angel Hernandez files third grievance against MLB for discrimination

Angel HernandezPhoto: Getty Images Early this morning, it was announced that 29-year veteran umpire Angel Hernandez filed a grievance against his employer claiming that MLB had manipulated its internal umpiring metrics in order to make Hernandez look bad. This is the latest chapter in Hernández’s discrimination lawsuit which started in 2017. Hernández is approaching the … Read more

LeBron James is officially a billionaire

LeBron James is officially a billionaire

LeBron JamesPhoto: Getty Images “In the next 15 or 20 years, I hope I’ll be the richest man in the world,” LeBron James said to Tim Withers of the Associated Press in 2005. “That’s one of my goals. I want to be a billionaire. I want to get to a position where generation on generation … Read more

Twins announcer Jim Kaat calls Nestor Cortes ‘Nestor the Molester’

Twins announcer Jim Kaat calls Nestor Cortes ‘Nestor the Molester’

Ugh.Image: Getty Images Baseball can’t go a week without someone saying something incredibly stupid. Recently, it was Josh Donaldson. On Thursday, Jim Kaat, a 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame inductee and broadcaster for the Twins, unloaded another horrid how, his second in a calendar year that raises the question: “Why is he still in the … Read more

Washington Commanders seek to build 55,000 seat stadium

Washington Commanders seek to build 55,000 seat stadium

Empty seats and enemy fans are the norm at Fedex Field.Image: Getty Images The Washington Commanders proposed stadium in Virginia was already a boondoggle. Even before the Virginia state legislature paused its vote on the Commanders’ contentious stadium subsidy deal, support was winding. The Commanders know a little something about losing support. The team ranked … Read more

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Jack EichelPhoto: Getty Images If you’re trying to blow your own face off and fall down a sewer for comedic effect instead of securing a playoff spot, you’d have to give the Vegas Golden Knights an Emmy for their performance last night. Needing just about every point they can get to pass the Dallas Stars … Read more

Texas JUCO pitcher who plowed into batter who took him deep got kicked off team

Texas JUCO pitcher who plowed into batter who took him deep got kicked off team

screenshot: There’s truly no precedent for what occurred Wednesday during a Texas junior college baseball game, as Owen Woodward, a pitcher for Weatherford College, came charging off the mound after giving up a go-ahead home run and speared the longball hitter to the ground as he rounded third base. I can’t remember another time a … Read more