Baseball

A question for each American League club

[ad_1] Is the hype coming off Eric Pardinho real? He dominated players who were, on average, three years older. Do you think he has a legitimate shot to make it to the big leagues and succeed?-- Thomas K., Aylmer, Ontario Gregor Chisholm, Blue Jays reporter: The hype is as real as it can be for anybody his age. Pardinho turned 18 in early January and is only now approaching the age
Basketball

Golden State Warriors visit former President Barack Obama during D.C. trip

[ad_1] The Golden State Warriors met with former President Barack Obama on Thursday in Washington.The visit, in Obama's office, lasted about an hour. The Warriors' contingent included the players and coach Steve Kerr.Warriors coach Steve Kerr says he doesn't think his team will land four players in the All-Star Game after doing so the last two years. "I don't think it's been that kind of a season," he said. "It's
Baseball

Carlos Correa 100 percent healthy for 2019

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- The Astros' biggest offensive acquisition in 2019 may not be veteran outfielder Michael Brantley. A healthy and productive Carlos Correa will go a long way toward Houston's chances of winning its second World Series in three years.Correa, coming off a down 2018 season in which he hit .239 with 15 homers, 65 RBIs and a career-low .728 OPS in 110 games, said Thursday's he's 100 percent healthy
Top Headlines

Adding A.J. Pollock, not Bryce Harper, sign of the times for Dodgers

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES -- Here's the thing about the Los Angeles Dodgers' offseason, which may or may not have concluded with Thursday's notable-yet-uninspiring A.J. Pollock signing: They probably didn't get better, but they definitely didn't need to.The Dodgers, coming off back-to-back World Series losses, have chosen the pragmatic route, which shouldn't surprise anybody who has followed the career of Andrew Friedman, their president of baseball operations.ESPN's award-winning documentary series. Watch
Football

Las Vegas lists over 440 prop bets for Super Bowl LIII between New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams

[ad_1] The New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams won't kick off Super Bowl LIII until Feb. 3, but Las Vegas sportsbooks are already prepared for the big game.The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook released 442 prop bets and over 1,000 ways to bet the game on Thursday night, with several Vegas books putting up a smaller menu of props in the previous days.Early betting on the Super Bowl spread has
Baseball

MLB’s best prospects in the past 15 years

[ad_1] MLB Pipeline's new Top 100 Prospects list will be unveiled to the world on Saturday night on MLB Network and MLB.com with an hour-long special at 8 p.m. ET. Many on the list could go on to become one of the greatest players in his organization's history. Others undoubtedly will not pan out.Below is a look at the top-ranked prospect in each system over the past 15 years. This
Swimming

Breaststroker Meaghan Lyons of Hilton Head Aquatics Commits to Notre Dame

[ad_1] The post Breaststroker Meaghan Lyons of Hilton Head Aquatics Commits to Notre Dame appeared first on Swimming World News. NEW COMMIT: Notre Dame has gained a new commitment for this upcoming fall from breaststroker Meaghan Lyons of Bluffton, South Carolina. Lyons does her club swimming with Hilton Head Aquatics and owns the The post Breaststroker Meaghan Lyons of Hilton Head Aquatics Commits to Notre Dame appeared first on Swimming World News. [ad_2]
Basketball

Nikola Mirotic of New Orleans Pelicans out at least a week with calf strain

[ad_1] OKLAHOMA CITY -- New Orleans Pelicans forward Nikola Mirotic will be out for at least a week because of a right calf strain.The Pelicans made the announcement after an MRI taken Thursday confirmed the initial diagnosis.Mirotic, who averages 16.7 points and 8.3 rebounds this season, suffered the injury Wednesday night against Detroit. He missed Thursday night's game at Oklahoma City.The Pelicans already were without star center Anthony Davis, who
Baseball

Astros caravan visits sick children

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- It's fair to say, without argument from even the most accomplished baseball players, that Orbit -- the world's furriest, friendliest, most huggable modern-day space alien -- steals most of the attention when he walks into a room.Such was the case on Thursday when the Astros' caravan visited Texas Children's Hospital and Shriner's Hospital for Children. Texas Children's was the site of a Sunshine Kids party, complete with
Swimming

South Carolina Enters 2020 Recruiting Game With In-State Verbal From Gabi Reed

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