Red Sox End Germán’s No-Hit Bid in 8th, Storm Past Yanks
BOSTON (AP) — Held hitless into the eighth inning by Domingo Germán and looking feeble, Alex Verdugo and the Boston Red Sox suddenly erupted for five runs to shake Fenway Park and storm past the New York Yankees 5-4. The old ballpark was almost silent all afternoon until Verdugo opened …
Tokyo Olympics Begin With Muted Ceremony And Empty Stadium
The Tokyo Games have arrived at last, after a year-long delay.
Canada grants NHL Cross-Border Travel Exemption for Playoffs
The NHL has received an exemption from Canadian health officials to allow cross-border travel for teams starting in the semifinal round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. When in Canada, teams will be required to stay in a bubble and be tested daily for COVID-19, similar to the tight restrictions that all…
See Ya Sam: Jets Trade Darnold to Panthers for 3 Draft Picks
Sam Darnold was the face of a hopeful franchise, a promising playmaker who might just be the New York Jets’ quarterback for at least the next decade.
Giants Give DL Leonard Williams 2nd Straight Franchise Tag
For the second consecutive year the New York Giants have given the franchise tag to defensive tackle Leonard Williams.
AP Source: Blake Griffin Agrees to Deal With Nets
The Nets score another big name.
Yankees’ Boone Back on Bench 3 Days After Pacemaker Inserted
Yankees manager Aaron Boone returned to the dugout Saturday, three days after surgery to have a pacemaker inserted.
Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim Facing Lawsuit In Fatal Crash
Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim is being sued over a fatal accident he was involved in nearly two years ago.
Whitey Ford, 91, Pitcher Who Epitomized Mighty Yankees, Dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died.
Yanks Optimistic Judge, Paxton, Hicks, Stanton Healthy
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is optimistic right fielder Aaron Judge, left-hander James Paxton, center fielder Aaron Hicks and designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton will be ready to play in the time for New York’s rescheduled opene