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Yankees acquire Sonny Gray for 3 top prospects

The Yankees got the stabilizing rotation presence they wanted, as Jack Curry broke the news that New York had reached agreement with the A’s on a deal for Sonny Gray. Yahoo!’s Jeff Passan quickly confirmed the three prospects going back to Oakland in the deal: Jorge Mateo, James Kaprielian, and Dustin Fowler. Gray slots right […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Scorecard: Season 7, Episode 3, ‘The Queen’s Justice’

This “Game of Thrones” discussion is written by someone who has read George R.R. Martin’s books (as well as the occasional fan theory on message boards), but the column will usually only discuss events that have happened on HBO’s televised version. Please respect these boundaries should you choose to participate in the comments section. Episode […]

Texans Teammates Argue About Existence Of Dinosaurs Over Twitter

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has made an odd discovery about his locker buddy. On Saturday afternoon, Watt tweeted his revelation that the Texans’ defensive end D.J. Reader does not, for some reason, believe that dinosaurs once really walked the earth. “Our lockers have been next to each other for over a year and […]

It’s Baseball Hall of Fame Day

Today is one of the biggest days of the entire year on the baseball calendar. No, don’t worry, it’s not the trade deadline. That’s still tomorrow — you didn’t sleep through an entire day. No, today is the day in which the newest class will be inducted into Cooperstown. Every winter (and really, all year […]

Texans Teammates Argue About Existence Of Dinosaurs Over Twitter

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has made an odd discovery about his locker buddy. On Saturday afternoon, Watt tweeted his revelation that the Texans’ defensive end D.J. Reader does not, for some reason, believe that dinosaurs once really walked the earth. “Our lockers have been next to each other for over a year and […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he’ll be ‘candid and honest’ as NBC Sports NASCAR analyst

When Dale Earnhardt Jr. joins NBC Sports to become a NASCAR analyst next season, his new bosses have one thing they want him to remember: be yourself. Earnhardt is retiring from racing full-time at the end of the current Monster Energy Cup Series season. On Monday, he announced that he’ll become a NBC Sports analyst […]

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MLB is planning games in Asia, Mexico, and England over the next few years

As part of baseball’s new CBA, which was finally made public in full on Friday after being originally agreed upon in November, there are extensive details on MLB’s international expansion efforts. Specifically, attempts to widen the league’s fanbases in Asia, England, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic between 2018 and 2021. As the AP […]