Associated Press mulling change to NFL MVP voting system

2021 MVP Aaron RodgersPhoto: Getty Images Hark! The Associated Press is considering making changes to their NFL MVP voting process! I never thought I’d see the day. The Associated Press’ MVP Award has long been considered the “real” MVP. While other outlets may offer their own take on who the most valuable player is, the … Read more

MLB set for a shortstop free agent frenzy

The Cardinals, Giants, Phillies and Cubs are among teams that could join the Red Sox, Dodgers, Braves and Twins in pursuit of one of the big free-agent shortstops — Trea Turner, Dansby Swanson, Carlos Correa or Xander Bogaerts (Correa and Bogaerts will be opting out). The Yankees are thought to be OK with Isiah Kiner-Falefa … Read more

NBA hypocritical in honoring Bill Russell

Isn’t that Bill Russell’s number, Alex Caruso?Image: Getty Images The honorable Bill Russell. Argue among yourselves about which player is the best in the history of the NBA, there is no name more revered in the 76-year history of the league than his. He was drafted into the league eight years into the NBL and … Read more

MetLife Stadium turf gains reputation as one of NFL’s most dangerous

Welcome to the scene of your demise, NFL players.Image: Getty Images Some of you out there remember what used to be unanimously known as the worst venue in major North American professional sports, Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia. The Eagles and Phillies shared that facility for more than 20 years. When The Vet housed those teams, … Read more

Retrieving Aaron Judge’s 61st homer was ‘easy’

TORONTO — Aaron Judge sent a piece of history 394 feet to left field in the seventh inning on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre, long enough to clear the wall for his 61st home run, but just short enough to evade the grasp of rabid fans. Minutes later, Zack Britton was on the job to … Read more

“Most beautiful bride ever. Thank you for being my rock. I love you”

Jim Edmonds, a former MLB center fielder, tied the knot with Kortnie O’Connor on Sunday, September 25th, in Lake Como, Italy. O’Connor earlier announced that Edmonds had proposed to her in April 2021 after they began dating in January 2020. The couple finally tied the knot in a small and private ceremony in front of … Read more

Aaron Nola gives up key homer in Phillies’ loss to Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Aaron Nola surrendered Christopher Morel’s three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies lost 4-2 to the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night. Philadelphia (83-71) dropped its third consecutive game. Trying for their first playoff appearance since 2011, the Phillies are just a half-game ahead of Milwaukee for the third NL … Read more

Yankees star Judge hits 61st home run, ties Maris’ AL record

Aaron Judge’s quest to break record sells out crowds at Yankee Stadium Aaron Judge’s quest to break record sells out crowds at Yankee Stadium 01:47 TORONTO — Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris’ American League record of 61 home runs in a season, going deep for the New York Yankees against the Toronto Blue Jays on … Read more