Sam Northeast 410 – I had a lot more nerves in the 190s than in the 390s

Sam Northeast 410 - I had a lot more nerves in the 190s than in the 390s

Congratulations. Can you sum up how you’re feeling right now? You’ve probably had just enough time for it to have sunk in on the drive south.Thanks. I guess it’s something which you always strive for in your career but never in my wildest imagination did I ever think I was going to end up on … Read more

What’s next for Juan Soto? Potential landing spots, the Nationals’ strategy and more

What's next for Juan Soto? Potential landing spots, the Nationals' strategy and more

There are building blocks to almost every trade, with the final transaction typically built on a slow, methodical process through which the teams involved evaluate, theorize, swap concepts and haggle. But as the Juan Soto talks play out and Washington general manager Mike Rizzo weighs his options, Rizzo’s peers say he has a long history … Read more

Numbers behind the Toronto Blue Jays’ domination of the Boston Red Sox

Numbers behind the Toronto Blue Jays' domination of the Boston Red Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays didn’t wait long to find their groove after the All-Star break. They put on an offensive clinic Friday night, defeating the Boston Red Sox 28-5. 1 Related Left fielder Raimel Tapia put on a show, finishing 3-for-7 at the plate with six RBIs and a grand slam. That homer was an … Read more

Pete Alonso’s 10-step plan to winning the Home Run Derby

Pete Alonso's 10-step plan to winning the Home Run Derby

10:00 AM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” Since his debut in 2019, nobody in baseball has hit more home runs than New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso. Nobody has come close, actually. Alonso’s 130 homers outpace the second-most-prolific home … Read more

Ryan Garcia’s wish after his KO win — ‘I’m going to fight Tank Davis’

Ryan Garcia's wish after his KO win -- 'I'm going to fight Tank Davis'

1:24 AM ET Mike CoppingerESPN Even though Ryan Garcia looked better than ever with a sixth-round KO of Javier Fortuna on Saturday in Los Angeles, it feels like we’re moving farther away from a super fight against Gervonta Davis. The impressive performance — knockdowns in Rounds 4, 5 and 6 — was Garcia’s second consecutive … Read more

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson receives support from Hollywood Brown after exchange with Bernard Pollard Jr.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson receives support from Hollywood Brown after exchange with Bernard Pollard Jr.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has redefined what it means to be a dual threat at his position since earning the starting role. The Louisville product, who was the 32nd overall pick of the 2018 NFL draft, didn’t take long to etch his name in the record books as the unanimous NFL MVP in 2019. … Read more

How Novak Djokovic came back to win Wimbledon final over Nick Kyrgios

How Novak Djokovic came back to win Wimbledon final over Nick Kyrgios

LONDON — Novak Djokovic kept his cool in the furnace of Center Court against Nick Kyrgios to win his seventh Wimbledon championship. As Kyrgios stuck the ball in the net on championship point, Djokovic looked to his team and let out a massive exhale. The triumph sees him go one behind Rafael Nadal’s record of … Read more

NBA summer league 2022 – Paolo Banchero, Jaden Ivey and the rookies who’ve shined in Las Vegas

NBA summer league 2022 - Paolo Banchero, Jaden Ivey and the rookies who've shined in Las Vegas

NBA 2K23 Summer League kicked off Thursday night with a matchup between Orlando’s Paolo Banchero and Houston’s Jabari Smith Jr., the No. 1 and No. 3 picks, respectively, in last month’s NBA draft. The Magic won 91-77 in the first meeting between two of the NBA’s most anticipated rookies, with Banchero notching 17 points, 4 … Read more