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Fantasy baseball: 30 most intriguing players for 2020

From (Sandy) Alcantara to (Mike) Yastrzemski, one player to watch from every MLB team when planning next season's draft strategy.     ...

Fantasy baseball: 30 most intriguing players for 2020

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Fantasy Baseball: 10 players we can't figure out, led by Jake Odorizzi and Aaron Nola With the many statistical advancements made over the years, it's rarely a mystery why players perform the way they do. But these 10 have Scott White baffled....
18:52, 06/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball: 10 players who could be impacted by the trade deadline, including Madison Bumgarner and Marcus Stroman Player movement often has a hand in reshaping player value, and never is it more evident than at the trade deadline. Scott White highlights some of the players who could see the biggest shift in value....
16:00, 07/19/2019

Fantasy Baseball Dynasty Update: Players, prospects who've gained the most value include Chris Paddack, Josh Bell Different assessments come into play for dynasty leagues. Scott White identifies some of the risers and fallers for formats with more of a long-term focus....
20:52, 05/20/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Still hope for these injured players? Ranking the top IL stashes in light of Edwin Encarnacion's, David Dahl's injuries With only so many weeks remaining in the season, some injured players just aren't worth the trouble anymore. Scott White sorts out the likelihood of 44 of the biggest names still making an impact....
13:52, 08/06/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Handicapping the league's most intriguing receiver groups Who should you draft first in Minnesota? What about with the Rams? Dave Richard evaluates all the non-obvious receiving corps to make a call on who should be drafted first from each one....
12:13, 08/08/2019

The first-half fantasy baseball All-Stars The baseball season is about to reach the intermission of yet another roller-coaster year in which we have seen superstars take their abilities to new highs (and lows), unheralded players taking center stage to provide incredible fantasy value and ro...
04:26, 07/07/2019

The metric too look for if you need steals in fantasy baseball With just one month remaining in the fantasy baseball season, category management should be one of your main priorities. If you need power, you should be loading up with home run hitters with strong RBI totals. If you need strikeouts, it’s time to ta...
11:13, 09/01/2019

The metric to look for if you need steals in fantasy baseball With just one month remaining in the fantasy baseball season, category management should be one of your main priorities. If you need power, you should be loading up with home run hitters with strong RBI totals. If you need strikeouts, it’s time to ta...
20:13, 09/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospect Call Up: Zac Gallen an immediate must-add? Minor-league breakout Zac Gallen becomes the latest promising arm to get a shot in the Marlins rotation, and he's worth scrambling to pick up on waivers....
21:52, 06/19/2019

Fantasy baseball: Mike Foltynewicz’s rebound can’t be ignored Everyone loves a good redemption story. Think of all the movies you’ve seen where a character is saved from sin or error, making a triumphant return to grace. Every fantasy season, we are treated to a multitude of stories where a player, coming off a...
03:00, 08/11/2019

Patience a big strategy for fantasy baseball owners One of the biggest clichés you hear from the fantasy baseball community is that the season is a marathon, not a sprint. Usually, those words are used to assuage panicky owners who freak out over early injuries or a slow start. They find themselves on...
06:00, 05/12/2019

Two more UA baseball players taken in MLB draft on day 3 TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday. Nardi was taken by the Miami Marlins in the 16th round (471st overall), while...
07:13, 06/06/2019

Navigating fantasy baseball’s trade-deadline dilemmas One of the keys to being a successful GM in fantasy baseball is to have the ability to examine the landscape of reality baseball and make roster moves according to what you believe the reality GMs are going to do. The trade deadline is rapidly approa...
07:26, 07/21/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Re-drafting the first two rounds for the rest of 2019 Wonder how drastically player values have changed at the highest end of the player pool? Scott White considers what the draft would look like a quarter of the way into 2019....
23:39, 05/21/2019

Time for fantasy baseball owners to play the hot hand September is almost upon us, and with that, most fantasy baseball owners will flip their attention to the minor league call-ups we have been expecting to see for some time now. The A’s are likely to bring up Jesus Luzardo, the White Sox have a hot pr...
08:39, 08/18/2019

Buy-low candidates for fantasy baseball owners desperate for pitching In comparison to years past, starting pitching seems to be a lot less reliable for fantasy owners this season. We’ve seen injuries ravage the position, and some high-end starters like Chris Sale and Noah Syndergaard have struggled with consistency. W...
06:52, 06/30/2019

The top 50 fantasy football players With the NFL season almost here, it's time to get your fantasy team in order. Here are the 50 best players to help you beat your friends this year.       ...
07:52, 08/22/2019

Two more UA baseball players selected on second day of MLB draft TUCSON –  Arizona Wildcats outfielder Matt Fraizer and left-handed pitcher Avery Weems were both selected on the second day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday.  Here’s more on how the MLB draft affects the Wildcat baseball...
10:13, 06/05/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Is Bo Bichette next for the Blue Jays? The Blue Jays have another second-generation stud at Triple-A and the Braves have another young pitcher entering the starting rotation. Scott White looks at the top five prospects to stash....
18:00, 06/27/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Do we dare add Ivan Nova? Ivan Nova shut down the Astros on Tuesday to continue a dominant five-start stretch. Scott White gauges its legitimacy while also sizing up the Braves closer situation and recent prospect call-up Josh Rojas....
19:13, 08/14/2019

Astros’ other deadline move is fantasy baseball game-changer There is really nothing better than stumbling across a game-changer this late in the fantasy baseball season. The MLB trade deadline didn’t exactly produce the normal frenzy we see in the fantasy world afterwards, but there is definitely one piece mo...
09:52, 08/11/2019

Fantasy baseball owners can still find hidden gems at closer The MLB trade deadline has passed, and the dust has settled. It is now your responsibility as a fantasy baseball owner to pick up the pieces and figure out how to put this puzzle together for your second-half run. The fantasy community was not hit as...
10:39, 08/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Closer trade candidates and their potential replacements Trying to figure out who will emerge or remain as closers through trade season? Paul Mammino employs his ADRIEP model to help him find those answers....
19:13, 06/11/2019

Fantasy football: Top 50 players for 2019 With the NFL season almost here, it's time to get your fantasy team in order. Here are the 50 best players to help you beat your friends this year.       ...
04:13, 08/25/2019

For fantasy sports players, Harden is the NBA MVP BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokuonmpo may have helped his team win 60 games and earn the No. 1 seed in the NBA during the regular season. That’s just in the real world, though. In fantasy sports, James Harden was the biggest winner, registering t...
19:52, 06/17/2019

How two men turned average baseball players into superstars In 2006, Kyle Boddy was a 27-year-old college dropout who had just left a server job at the Olive Garden for one in tech. He coached Little League baseball in his spare time, using a cautious approach based on drawing walks and increasing on-base per...
23:00, 06/08/2019

In Venezuela, young baseball players still have big dreams Venezuela was an incubator of Major League Baseball stars such as Miguel Cabrera and Felix Hernández, but now the troubled country is struggling to showcase emerging talent...
22:52, 08/16/2019

Loek van Mil, one of tallest baseball players ever, dead at 34 Loek van Mil, one of the tallest professional baseball players of all-time, died at 34 on Sunday due to what was called a “fatal accident” by the the Royal Dutch Baseball and Softball Association. Last December, the 7-foot-1 van Mil went ...
02:26, 07/30/2019

UA Baseball adds 3 players to signing class TUCSON – The Arizona Wildcats have added to their 2019 signing class. A press release from Arizona Athletics said the team has added “outfielder Mac Bingham, right-handed pitcher Wesley Scott, and right-hander pitcher Davis Vainer to thei...
02:52, 07/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Is it time to stash Jesus Luzardo again? Injuries have prevented the Athletics' ace of the future from becoming their ace of the present, but his rapid progress suggests there's still time. He's among Scott White's top prospects to stash....
08:00, 08/16/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Ranking the top 30 IL stashes with Shohei Ohtani nearing return Your ability to stash Shohei Ohtani in an IL spot is quickly coming to an end, but as Scott White's IL rankings show, he's a priority stash regardless....
14:52, 05/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Grade the trade mailbag helps you find the right deal Jose Ramirez is one of the more confounding players in Fantasy in 2019. We've got a few deals featuring him to sort through, plus more of your questions...
18:39, 06/05/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: How stashable are Luis Robert and Bo Bichette? Some season-long prospect stashes have taken themselves out of the running since last check. Scott White considers who should replace them in his Five on the Verge....
16:52, 07/17/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Nick Pivetta shows his potential — again The highs have always been high, but Nick Pivetta gave us reason to believe there might have been some changes made for the better Sunday, Chris Towers says....
05:00, 06/03/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Top 200 overall players for 2019 Make sure to dominate your fantasy football league with USA TODAY Sports' top 200 NFL player rankings for the 2019 fantasy football season.       ...
19:13, 08/02/2019

Venezuelan baseball players go to bat for Peru in Pan American Games Venezuela's baseball team will not compete in the Pan American Games beginning this week, but some athletes who have escaped the country's economic collapse will play for their adopted home of Peru, host to the 18th edition of the regional multi-nati...
22:26, 07/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 21 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Gio Urshela, J.D. Davis An eight-game week for the injury-plagued Yankees makes for a lineup full of sleepers, none greater than Gio Urshela. Scott White looks at the best the waiver wire has to offer for Week 21....
23:00, 08/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 sleeper hitters for Week 10 include Hunter Pence, C.J. Cron The Pirates are scheduled to play eight games and the Rockies have seven at home. Who can you use to make the most of these oddities? Scott White shares his favorite hitters for Week 10....
22:00, 05/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Roundup: Diamondbacks acquire Zac Gallen in stunner Zac Gallen is on the move, and Corey Dickerson could be back to Fantasy relevance. Chris Towers rounds up the trade deadline moves for Fantasy players...
22:52, 07/31/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Options beyond Yordan Alvarez plus winners and losers Yordan Alvarez has all the waiver-wire buzz, but most Fantasy players missed out on that rush. Here are other options plus winners and losers from a busy weekend....
18:26, 06/10/2019

Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast: How Ryu? Weekend roundup; prospects are here; adds for Week 8 On the Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast we talk about the mazing run of Hyun-Jin Ryu, some interesting call-ups, hitters and pitchers to add for Week 8 and much more....
20:13, 05/13/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 sleeper hitters for Week 10 feature Hunter Pence, C.J. Cron The Pirates are scheduled to play eight games and the Rockies have seven at home. Who can you use to make the most of these oddities? Scott White shares his favorite hitters for Week 10....
00:39, 05/27/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 21 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Gio Urshela, J.D. Davis An eight-game week for the injury-plagued Yankees makes for a lineup full of sleepers, none greater than Gio Urshela. Scott White looks at the best the waiver wire has to offer for Week 21....
23:28, 08/11/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Prospects like Trent Grisham and Dustin May could factor Recent call-ups Trent Grisham and Travis Demeritte could play pivotal roles, but Fantasy players still haven't caught up to Bo Bichette and Adam Duvall yet. Scott White looks at the waiver wire....
16:26, 08/02/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest top 200 trade value rankings for H2H leagues show the value of competent pitching Looking to trade for high-end pitching? Scott White's Trade Chart shows it's something to cherish right now, even when looking at less proven options....
18:52, 05/08/2019

Fantasy Baseball Stock Watch: Chris Sale turning it around; Wil Myers sliding With the first week of May in the books, it's time to take a look back and see whose stock is on the way up, and who is losing value across baseball over the last few weeks...
22:52, 05/06/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Is Craig Kimbrel signing with Cubs a sure-fire path to relevance? Hasty build-ups following delayed signings haven't always turned out so well for the pitchers who followed that path, but Craig Kimbrel is no ordinary pitcher, our Scott White writes....
06:00, 06/06/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Little recourse for Corey Kluber injury in pitching-starved environment Corey Kluber has a fractured forearm, and the loss is felt throughout the Fantasy Baseball world. Scott White offers some suggestions for replacing him....
13:00, 05/02/2019

FANTASY FOOTBALL RANKINGS: Here's the expert consensus on the top 50 players Al Bello/Getty Fantasy football season is almost here. To help you prepare, we've put together a consensus ranking based on the predictions of fantasy experts from several different outlets. There's no wrong way to draft your team, but a bit of guid...
12:52, 08/14/2019

Fantasy football: Players to be excited about, move on from after Week 2 The Post’s Drew Loftis evaluates all the relevant fantasy football news from Week 2 of the NFL season. Oh, yeah! Jaylen Samuels, RB, Pittsburgh Steelers Starter James Conner left with a knee injury. If he misses time, Samuels is the plug. Pittsburgh ...
03:26, 09/17/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 26 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Wil Myers, Kyle Lewis The waiver wire offers no shortage of usable hitters for the second-to-last week of the season, but none is garnering more headlines right now than Kyle Lewis. Scott White shows where he ranks among his favorites....
16:26, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Six delayed breakouts you should absolutely buy into, beginning with Lucas Giolito and Brandon Woodruff Not every 2019 breakout was evident the first week of the season. These six didn't find their form until May. Scott White explains why they're legit....
18:13, 06/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball: The next wave of breakout starting pitchers, led by Griffin Canning and Framber Valdez So you missed out on the first wave of breakout pitchers, like Lucas Giolito and Matthew Boyd. Too bad. But Scott White thinks a second wave is forming, and now is the time to act....
16:26, 06/18/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 26 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters identify Wil Myers, Kyle Lewis The waiver wire offers no shortage of usable hitters for the second-to-last week of the season, but none is garnering more headlines right now than Kyle Lewis. Scott White shows where he ranks among his favorites....
19:52, 09/15/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 14 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters highlighted by Ian Desmond, Oscar Mercado With a series in London and a series in Colorado, Week 14 is fit for some interesting lineup decision. Scott White offers a few hitters who might help....
00:13, 06/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Mike Foltynewicz, Dinelson Lamet suddenly matter again Two pitchers of past interest to Fantasy players are making a case to be added again while a new one, Aaron Civale, offers his own reasons for optimism. Scott White looks at the waiver wire....
15:26, 08/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: Is Raisel Iglesias or Michael Lorenzen the Reds closer? The Reds have thrown everybody for a loop with their recent bullpen usage, and Luke Jackson again looks vulnerable for the Braves. Scott White attempts to sort it all out....
17:00, 06/21/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Yordan Alvarez gets the Astros front office talking Yordan Alvarez may be entering the Astros' plans. Should Zac Gallen be entering yours? Scott White addresses Carter Kieboom's and Nate Lowe's demotions and gives his top five prospects to stash....
14:39, 05/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 14 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Ian Desmond, Oscar Mercado With a series in London and a series in Colorado, Week 14 is fit for some interesting lineup decision. Scott White offers a few hitters who might help....
05:13, 06/22/2019

Fantasy football: Team’s system is so important when evaluating players With NFL training camps officially open, your prep work for fantasy football should be kicking into high gear. There is a lot of ground to cover over the next month, including training camp battles to monitor, depth charts to study and draft strategi...
19:52, 07/28/2019

Baseball Players, Listen To Me: Stop Wearing Shirts Under Vest Jerseys Attention all baseball men! Have you been outside? It is thousands of degrees outside and somehow even more humid. Terrible! It is almost August. And so I say to you: it is time to stop wearing these ridiculous t-shirts under your jerseys....
04:26, 08/01/2019

Oh, shift! Why don't baseball players bunt to combat defensive strategy? Baseball fans who hate the shift reveled in Matt Carpenter's bunt double for St. Louis, but don't expect to see a flood of copycats.       ...
22:13, 06/22/2019

Two EKU Baseball Players in Cape Cod Summer Ball League, Others Playing Throughout the Country EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – Thirty-one Eastern Kentucky University baseball players are playing in summer baseball leagues throughout the nation and two Colonels are playing in the prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League. Junior to be Daniel Harris I...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Baseball Hall of Fame: Which of today's players have the best shot at Cooperstown? Here’s a look at today's Major League Baseball players who should draw Hall of Fame attention in the coming years.       ...
20:00, 07/20/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Can Kevin Cron find at-bats? How close is Yordan Alvarez? The minor league leader in home runs is a 26-year-old with MLB bloodlines and no clear path to at-bats. Scott White considers his top prospects to stash....
04:39, 05/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 25 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Mike Yastrzemski, Kolten Wong The playing time for certain hitters is less assured with September roster expansion. Scott White takes the new surplus of options into consideration when selecting his sleeper hitters for Week 25....
09:00, 09/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Danny Santana, Hunter Pence The Rangers picked a fine time to have favorable matchups, what with the return of Hunter Pence and emergence of Danny Santana. Scott White shares his top hitters for Week 18....
01:52, 07/20/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 22 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Willie Calhoun, Anthony Santander The Rangers play eight games in Week 22, and the Orioles have a couple hitters who could surprise. Scott White reveals his sleeper bats for the upcoming scoring period....
04:26, 08/19/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 16 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers include Dinelson Lamet, Danny Duffy Whether your league is going with the extra short four-day scoring period or extra long 11-day scoring period coming out of the break, Scott White has some sleeper recommendations....
17:00, 07/11/2019

Fantasy Baseball Stock Watch: Turnaround strategies; Ryu, Odorizzi and Bryant lead risers & fallers With the season already a quarter over, it's time to consider rescue strategies for under-performing teams, plus we rate whose stock is on the way up, and whose is losing value....
02:13, 05/14/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Two-start pitcher rankings for Week 12 mark Spencer Turnbull, Jon Duplantier as sleepers Week 12 is shaping up to be an excellent time for two-start sleepers, according to Scott White, thanks in large part to newcomers like Jon Duplantier....
05:13, 06/10/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Willie Calhoun, Mike Yastrzemski You like outfielders? The list of sleeper hitters for the upcoming week is littered with them thanks to some recent turnover at the position. Scott White takes a look....
00:39, 08/05/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Oscar Mercado, Addison Russell, and Winners and Losers from Monday Heath Cummings says now that Memorial Day has passed we have to stop saying it's early. In other words, it may be time to cut bait or at least bench high draft picks....
16:00, 05/28/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Willie Calhoun, Mike Yastrzemski You like outfielders? The list of sleeper hitters for the upcoming week is littered with them thanks to some recent turnover at the position. Scott White takes a look....
05:13, 08/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast: Buying Breakouts? Most added, rankings review, Week 9 preview Ready to get dialed into Week 9? We are. We also talk about breakouts we are buying into, rankings review, most added and much more on Friday's Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast....
22:26, 05/17/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Eight useful pitchers who aren't to be trusted completely, including Zach Eflin and Jordan Yamamoto In a landscape devoid of reliable starting pitchers, we're all forced to rationalize when we see one doing something halfway useful. Scott White says it could backfire for these eight....
16:13, 06/25/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Derek Dietrich, Howie Kendrick Derek Dietrich and Howie Kendrick may not get the most consistent at-bats, but Scott White says the matchups work out for them to make a Fantasy impact in Week 11....
05:52, 06/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Derek Dietrich, Howie Kendrick Derek Dietrich and Howie Kendrick may not get the most consistent at-bats, but Scott White says the matchups work out for them to make a Fantasy impact in Week 11....
03:52, 06/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Danny Santana, Hunter Pence The Rangers picked a fine time to have favorable matchups, what with the return of Hunter Pence and emergence of Danny Santana. Scott White shares his top hitters for Week 18....
23:13, 07/21/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest H2H trade values chart shows Jose Ramirez losing ground in the top 200 It's taken a while, but Jose Ramirez is finally beginning to slide down the rankings. And it could speed up from here, says Scott White, who assigns a trade value to each of his top 200....
18:39, 05/22/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest prospect call-up Brendan McKay hindered by role questions, but not talent The Rays are calling up top pitching prospect Brendan McKay, who just so happens to be a two-way player. It's mostly good news, says Scott White, but there are some potential complications....
08:13, 06/28/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Setting realistic expectations for Austin Riley, the ultimate sell-high candidate Austin Riley is the talk of the Fantasy Baseball world right now, but there are red flags, according to Scott White, that might make him worth shopping....
18:52, 06/04/2019

Giants' Barkley feels love from Yankees, fantasy players Four New York Yankees players wore Saquon Barkley's jersey before the team conducted its fantasy NFL draft this week       ...
03:13, 09/06/2019

Fantasy football: Late-round players to grab, avoid in your draft Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin heads this season's top breakout candidates, while Cardinals QB Kyler Murray and Jets RB Le'Veon Bell raise red flags.       ...
06:13, 08/29/2019

Dominican baseball players 'embarrassed' over David Ortiz shooting: 'It's an international shame' Major League Baseball players from the Dominican Republic feel “embarrassed” by the shooting that wounded David Ortiz at a Santo Domingo bar over the weekend, Eduardo Nunez said Wednesday....
19:00, 06/14/2019

Baseball fans trashed the MLB Players' Weekend black-and-white jerseys MLB Players' Weekend returned for its third year on Friday, and fans are roasting the league's decision to introduce solid black and white jerseys.       ...
06:00, 08/24/2019

MLB hires Trump-allied lobbying for guidance on 'trafficking' of Cuban baseball players Major League Baseball hired a Trump-allied lobbying firm "for guidance on finding a solution that ends the human trafficking of Cuban baseball players," according to a league spokesman....
09:00, 05/14/2019

Baseball fans trash the MLB Players' Weekend black-and-white jerseys MLB fans are ripping the Players' Weekend jerseys. The league introduced solid black and white jerseys this season, so every game looks the same.       ...
23:26, 08/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 23 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings feature Cal Quantrill, Mike Montgomery as sleepers Streaming two-start pitchers is becoming a risky proposition here in late August. Scott White highlights some possibilities for Week 23 (Aug. 26-Sept. 1)....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Danny Duffy impresses, but new closer developments highlight winners and losers Is there any hope for Danny Duffy after Thursday's impressive outing? Maybe a little, says Scott White, who also looks at some discouraging closer developments....
17:39, 05/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Priority list for Week 14 starts with Scooter Gennett, Liam Hendricks Looking for an edge in Week 14 and beyond? Check out the top 10 players to prioritize on waivers, along with one bonus star nearing a return from injury who might still be out there....
00:13, 06/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Mailbag: Is Ryan Yarbrough underrated? Buy or sell Josh Bell? Is Jose Ramirez back? From a struggling Josh Bell and Austin Riley to a streaking Sonny Gray and Jose Ramirez to speedy shortstops to advanced stats, Scott White tackles some of the biggest topics in Fantasy Baseball....
15:52, 07/23/2019

Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: Who fills in at closer for Craig Kimbrel, and how solid is Edwin Diaz for saves? Are Jose Leclerc and Archie Bradley their teams' first choice for saves? Who takes over for the Tigers, Mariners and Marlins following the trade deadline? Scott White looks at the biggest bullpen questions....
13:52, 08/06/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Ranking recent prospect callups Keston Hiura, Nicky Lopez, and Oscar Mercado With three interesting prospects getting the call in recent days, Chris Towers breaks down what to expect from Keston Hiura, Nicky Lopez, and Oscar Mercado...
01:26, 05/15/2019

Big Finish At Lute Olson Fantasy Camp Championship Game; UA players grateful TUCSON – A team led by former Arizona basketball great Pete Williams won the Lute Olson Fantasy Camp for a third straight year.  His team (also coached by Craig McMillan and Joe Turner) beat a squad coached by Lute Olson’s son and Houston...
20:01, 08/26/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: On Giancarlo Stanton's injury, Zac Gallen's audition and Nick Pivetta's continued demise Giancarlo Stanton is on the IL again, but that's just the tip of the iceberg, according to Scott White, on a day that included a Raisel Iglesias meltdown, another Dominic Smith home run and terrible outings from Framber Valdez and Nick Pivetta....
18:00, 06/27/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 19 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Merrill Kelly, Reynaldo Lopez as sleepers Hot-hand pitchers like Reynaldo Lopez and Brad Keller are in line for two starts at the right time. Scott White shares some of his favorites sleepers for Week 19....
05:00, 07/29/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Chris Bassitt, Tommy La Stella among key pickups while Yu Darvish highlights winners and losers It's still hard to figure out what to make of Yu Darvish, but Scott White says Fantasy players should be looking to add a couple of potential breakouts anyway...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Pitching mailbag focuses on innings limits, Lucas Giolito's rise and German Marquez's fall You probably have had your starting pitchers knocked around so far in 2019. Who hasn't? Here's some guidance on how to make the best of it moving forward....
08:00, 06/18/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Jordan Hicks' injury pushes John Gant, Carlos Martinez to the top of the list Looking for an edge in Week 14 and beyond? Check out the top 10 players to prioritize on waivers, along with one bonus star nearing a return from injury who might still be out there....
03:13, 06/25/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 19 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings feature Merrill Kelly, Reynaldo Lopez as sleepers Hot-hand pitchers like Reynaldo Lopez and Brad Keller are in line for two starts at the right time. Scott White shares some of his favorites sleepers for Week 19....
20:39, 07/26/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 21 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Brendan McKay, Alex Wood as sleepers A full week of Coors Field action eliminates a couple two-start sleeper possibilities, but there are a few lefties who meet the need, says our Scott White....
23:00, 08/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball Midseason Top 25 Prospects: Bo Bichette, Jesus Luzardo may be closer, but Wander Franco holds top spot in rankings Between promotions, injuries, risers and fallers, the prospect landscape has changed a bit in half a season's time. Scott White unveils new rankings, focusing on those who have yet to reach the majors....
21:52, 07/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Wade Miley, Griffin Canning as sleepers While there's no shortage of useful two-start options in Week 11, most of them are owned already. Scott White unearths the few gems who might still be available....
05:52, 06/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest top 250 trade values for Rotisserie leagues show Kris Bryant, Josh Bell on the rise How does Kris Bryant's move up the rankings impact his trade value? What about Hyun-Jin Ryu's or Keston Hiura's? Scott White reveals in his latest trade chart....
17:13, 05/15/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: On Dallas Keuchel's deal with the Braves, emerging saves sources and struggling aces The Dallas Keuchel deal dominated headlines on a day when Max Kepler hit three home runs and Trevor Bauer, Patrick Corbin, and Caleb Smith all continued to struggle. Scott White looks at winners and losers....
15:52, 06/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Wade Miley, Griffin Canning as sleepers While there's no shortage of useful two-start options in Week 11, most of them are owned already. Scott White unearths the few gems who might still be available....
01:00, 06/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Brad Peacock, Kyle Gibson as sleepers Week 8 is one where you'll want to be especially active on the waiver wire, according to Scott White, at least as far as your pursuit of two-start pitcher goes....
01:52, 05/13/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Brad Peacock, Kyle Gibson as sleepers Week 8 is one where you'll want to be especially active on the waiver wire, according to Scott White, at least as far as your pursuit of two-start pitcher goes....
23:00, 05/10/2019

Major League Baseball players' wives get into argument over mass shootings, race in leaked conversation A private conversation between the wives of current Major League Baseball players in which they discussed the recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio was leaked Tuesday, sparking outrage at some of the comments....
22:13, 08/08/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Potential Jordan Hicks replacements, a streaking Jason Kipnis highlight winners and losers Who's the next in line for saves in the Cardinals bullpen? How worried should Fantasy players be about Lucas Giolito and Zach Eflin? Scott White takes a look....
16:13, 06/25/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: George Springer injury opens door for Kyle Tucker, but are there more exciting outfield pickups out there? Prospect Kyle Tucker didn't have a path to playing time until George Springer collided with an outfield fence Tuesday. Between that and Dylan Cease's favorable schedule, Scott White has some interesting pickups to share....
00:13, 09/05/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Justus Sheffield's path opens up, Jo Adell gets moved up and Forrest Whitley shakes things up Justus Sheffield has an opening at the right time, based on his work at Double-A, and we may finally have an explanation for Forrest Whitley's struggles. Scott White shares his top prospect to stash....
16:26, 08/02/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: On Martin Perez's and Joe Musgrove's collapse, Didi Gregorius' return and Cesar Puello's emergence Lucas Giolito threw a shutout and C.J. Cron collected five hits, but it's the latest call-ups who are attracting the most attention, according to Scott White....
18:39, 05/31/2019

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Roundup: Diamondbacks acquire Zac Gallen in stunner; Nicholas Castellanos, Scooter Gennett also on the move Zac Gallen is on the move, and Corey Dickerson could be back to Fantasy relevance. Chris Towers and Scott White round up the trade deadline moves for Fantasy players...
04:26, 08/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Biggest trade deadline winners and losers, from Trent Grisham to Scooter Gennett to Madison Bumgarner to Clint Frazier It wasn't just the traded players that benefited from the deadline deals. Scott White looks at all the ramifications from what turned out to be a busy couple days....
17:13, 08/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 25 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings address Trevor Bauer, Jose Berrios concerns and spotlight some sleepers Is a two-start week enough for you to stick with a struggling Trevor Bauer or Jose Berrios? Scott White weighs the alternatives in his two-start rankings for Week 25....
09:00, 09/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Analysis: Trevor Bauer, Yasiel Puig blockbuster shakes up Indians, Padres and Reds lineups The Indians, Reds and Padres pulled off what figures to be the biggest blockbuster of the trade deadline, and the Fantasy implications range far and wide, according to Scott White....
10:00, 07/31/2019

Fantasy Baseball Injury Update: Ranking the top 30 IL stashes as long-term cases like Justin Upton, Mike Clevinger and Giancarlo Stanton make their way back Several high-profile players are gearing up to return from lengthy IL stints, which could make for some painful roster decisions, according to Scott White....
16:26, 06/18/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Prospects Keston Hiura, Brendan McKay get the call; Aaron Nola, Edwin Diaz highlight winners and losers Big day for prospects, with Keston Hiura, Brendan McKay reportedly on their way to the majors. Bad day for closers, with Edwin Diaz, Wade Davis getting blown up. Scott White breaks it all down....
16:52, 06/28/2019

ACC baseball tourney slated for Charlotte in 2020 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference’s 2020 baseball tournament will be held in Charlotte. The league said in a news release Thursday that the selection culminated a yearlong process involving the conference’s baseball com...
03:26, 05/31/2019

Major League Baseball banning players from Venezuelan Winter League during offseason The Venezuelan Winter League is a place where some major leaguers and minor leaguers play in the offseason. That will not be an option this upcoming offseason, as Major League Baseball is citing the Trump administration’s recent policies toward Venez...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Loek van Mil, one of tallest baseball players ever at 7-foot-1, dies from 'fatal accident' Former Dutch pitcher Loek van Mil died Sunday from injuries suffered in a "fatal accident," the Royal Dutch Baseball and Softball Association KNBSB.       ...
23:13, 07/29/2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Coming In March 2020 The Final Fantasy VII remake will launch on March 3, 2020, Square Enix announced during a concert dedicated to the iconic role-playing game. We’ll see much more of it tomorrow....
06:52, 06/10/2019

‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’ will be released on March 3rd, 2020 It's been four years since Sony teased that it had commissioned a ground-up remake of the seminal Final Fantasy VII. At this year's E3, the company has let it be known that the game will land on PS4s around the world on March 3rd, 2020....
18:00, 06/10/2019

On deck: 2020 baseball gets early jump with March 26 openers Major League Baseball will open its 2020 season March 26, its earliest start other than international games. The schedule also features a late April series in Puerto Rico between the New York Mets and Miami Marlins....
15:53, 08/13/2019

Final Fantasy 7 Remake release date set for early 2020 In spite of the overwhelming odds, Final Fantasy 7 Remake is coming out on PS4 on March 3, 2020, game director Tetsuya Nomura announced today. While many thought the shift from the game's original external developer CyberConnect2 to Square ...
07:52, 06/10/2019

'Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles' remaster arrives January 23rd, 2020 Square Enix's recent bout of Final Fantasy nostalgia isn't ending any time soon. The publisher has announced that the remastered Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles will reach Android, iOS, PS4 and Switch on January 23rd, 2020. The previousl...
21:26, 09/09/2019

Major League Baseball to hold game at Field Of Dreams filming location in 2020 Some of the sporting world’s most famous ghosts are finally going to get some official recognition from Major League Baseball, with the organization announcing that it’s going to celebrate the 31st anniversary of Field Of Dreams with an actual MLB ga...
18:39, 08/08/2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake headlines Square Enix E3 event, March 2020 launch Based on how Final Fantasy VII Remake's reveal looked live at Square Enix's event (meaning, on the company's giant projectors), its stutters and minor visual artifacts hint at fully real-time rendering on PS4. But we'll have to wait and see if that b...
04:39, 06/11/2019

Eleven Madden 2020 ratings that have fans and players complaining Madden 2020 ratings were revealed Monday, and as per tradition, fans and players were not happy about certain ones.       ...
14:26, 07/16/2019

Magic: The Gathering esports expands with Players Tour and Rivals League in 2020 Magic: The Gathering announced several changes to its esports and pro tabletop slate today. These include new additions to its pro leagues and tweaks in its existing structure, all with the goal of expanding competitive play and getting more people i...
21:39, 08/14/2019

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Xbox One 2020 release date leaked by official Xbox account? Microsoft fans rejoice - it looks like the FFVII Remake could be making its way to Xbox One with a launch date the same as the PlayStation 4 version....
01:52, 07/11/2019

Fantasy Football: Concerns about Adam Gase and Le'Veon Bell raise doubts about Fantasy stock Reports after the ousting of Jets GM Mike Maccagnan suggest Adam Gase didn't want to sign Le'Veon Bell. Does that impact Bell's Fantasy Football outlook?...
01:00, 05/16/2019

The 100 establishes the intriguing mythology of Sanctum “The Face Behind The Glass” is perhaps best described as the episode that could turn this season around. It’s the first episode this season that’s given me hope about the overall story arc. Sure, “Red Sun Rising” was fun, and the premiere had some in...
08:26, 05/22/2019

Cool concepts that started out intriguing but never took off Our smartphones can be at times magical, in the sense that they somehow hold wonders that make us gasp with surprise when we’re exposed to them. Remember when Steve Jobs introduced pinch zooming to the world in 2007? It blew our minds away back then,...
06:00, 05/20/2019

UA Baseball to play Hermosillo (pro Mexican team) again; Mexican Baseball Fiesta has record number of teams TUCSON – The University of Arizona baseball team will play the professional pro Mexican baseball squad the Hermosillo Naranjeros once again this October.  UA Coach Jay Johnson says the team is pretty excited.  A number of other Pro-Mexican-Leag...
18:26, 07/30/2019

Tom Brady agrees to intriguing extension with Patriots Happy Birthday, Tom! The legendary Patriots quarterback has agreed to a two-year extension with the Patriots, according to ESPN, just a day after turning 42 on Saturday. The pact is worth $23 million this coming season, while the salary moving forwar...
21:52, 08/04/2019

A’s vs. Twins: 1st inning stat makes for intriguing bet This spring, when I first started wagering on MLB 1st Inning Yes/No proposition bets (whether there would be a score in the opening frame), I was most interested in repeating the success we had with NHL 1st Period Over/Under bets late in the season. ...
22:26, 07/18/2019

The First Intriguing Game of Thrones Prequel Set Pictures Are Here Zack Snyder’s upcoming Netflix zombie film sets its cast. Guillermo del Toro debunks a wild Disney rumor. Quentin Tarantino ponders if his R-Rated Star Trek film should really be his final project. Plus, a new look at the Batman: Hush animated adapta...
16:52, 07/17/2019

Joe Panik an intriguing Mets option after Giants DFA The Mets aren’t entirely out of options yet to replace Robinson Cano. With the second baseman landing on the injured list Monday — possibly for the remainder of the season — the Amazins’ search for infield depth took a hit whe...
05:26, 08/07/2019

The 10 intriguing storylines to watch for in college football Here are the Top 10 college football storylines to watch: 1. Michigan’s opening Before Jim Harbaugh came back to campus, the Wolverines had failed to win double-digit games in six of the previous seven years. Since their former quarterback’s return i...
14:52, 08/25/2019

DeMarcus Cousins is now Warriors’ most intriguing player: ‘F–k them’ If nothing else, DeMarcus Cousins is direct. “F–k them,” he told reporters about those who were critical of the time it took Kevin Durant to come back from a calf strain. “F–k them.” After missing just over a month...
02:00, 06/12/2019

Jets’ Leonard Williams is in very intriguing situation Listening to Adam Gase rave about Leonard Williams on Monday was reminiscent of the praise Rex Ryan once showered upon cornerback Darrelle Revis back in the day — much to the dismay of the Jets general manager at the time, Mike Tannenbaum, who was ch...
09:13, 07/30/2019

Intriguing unrestricted free agents remain out there Defenseman Jake Gardiner is an accomplished defenseman and Marcus Johansson and Patrick Maroon played in the Stanley Cup Final.       ...
14:26, 07/04/2019

Syndergaard? Scherzer? Inside MLB’s intriguing trade market The MLB draft ran from Monday through Wednesday. As the process was concluding, word began circulating that Craig Kimbrel would be signing with the Cubs. Twenty-four hours later, Dallas Keuchel was in agreement with the Braves. With that, the trade m...
23:00, 06/08/2019

Bat-winged dinosaur was intriguing detour in evolution of flight A fossil unearthed in northeastern China of a feathered dinosaur a bit bigger than a blue jay that possessed bat-like wings represents a remarkable but short-lived detour in the evolution of flight and the advent of birds, scientists said on Wednesda...
01:00, 05/09/2019

Xander Schauffele’s anger makes him intriguing FedEx St. bet After the wild ride of the condensed major championship season, the players must regroup quickly for the FedEx St. Jude in Memphis, the third of the four annual World Golf Championship events. Notable no-shows include Open champion Shane Lowry, Ricki...
23:00, 07/24/2019

A New Spider-Man: Far From Home Clip Has Some Very Intriguing Teases About the Multiverse This week’s Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer dropped some pretty major curveballs about how it’s going to deal with Peter Parker’s post-Endgame life—one of which was an allusion to the young hero’s first step into a much larger world. Or, rather, se...
02:52, 05/09/2019

MLB trade deadline 2019: Most intriguing prospects who were dealt A high premium placed on prospects this MLB trade deadline has led to teams playing for the future. But of the prospects dealt, who should you know?       ...
00:52, 08/02/2019

The most intriguing Yankees, Mets faces in minor leagues It didn’t take long for T-shirts emblazoned with the word “Savages” — an ode to manager Aaron Boone’s notorious rant aimed at an umpire in July — to make its way 128 miles west of Yankee Stadium and into the organization’s Triple-A clubhouse. There w...
16:39, 09/10/2019

Where Masahiro Tanaka fits into intriguing Yankees future It gets lost in time, but Masahiro Tanaka initially was exactly what the Yankees envisioned after investing $175 million (including a $20 million posting fee to his Japanese team) to land him. He opened the 2014 season 12-4 with a 2.51 ERA, averaging...
04:13, 08/29/2019

Mets’ deGrom, Syndergaard catching situation gets more intriguing Mickey Callaway wants flexibility in his starting lineup decisions at catcher. A day after confirming a Post report that Tomas Nido would be Noah Syndergaard’s personal catcher, citing Nido’s ability to handle low pitches, the Mets manager indicated ...
06:26, 07/04/2019

Younger lacrosse players have more concussions than older players (Reuters Health) - Younger boys who play lacrosse are more likely to get injured and sustain concussions than high school or college players, a U.S. study suggests....
01:52, 05/11/2019

Burning Planet: Fire's intriguing role throughout Earth history We view fire as a hazard, but a thought-provoking book argues it wasn’t always so – and helps us revise our thinking by looking back over geological time...
19:26, 04/28/2019

DuckTales gets back to basics for better or for worse, but Della does provides an intriguing dynamic That Huey and Louie aren’t at all in this episode is odd. As I mentioned yesterday, one potential fallout from this DuckTales “bomb” would be the lack of breathing space from the emotional impact of Della’s return. So to jump right into a new, “regul...
23:13, 05/14/2019

O'Sullivan makes intriguing left-handed 147 promise to fans "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is in stunning form, as his triumph at the Shanghai Masters on Sunday proved rather emphatically - now he\u0027s made a promise to fans that shows his confidence is at a real high."...
13:13, 09/17/2019

Chiefs vs. Jaguars: Patrick Mahomes highlights intriguing matchup If you’re seeking a Week 1 game rife with compelling subplots, look no further than the Chiefs at the Jaguars on Sunday. The game features the two teams that lost to the Patriots in the past two AFC Championship games. It, too, represents a showdown ...
09:00, 09/08/2019

Stanley Cup Game 7: The most intriguing people in Bruins-Blues finale On Sunday, the Blues had their chance. At home, with a 3-2 lead in the series and momentum at their backs, the closest the Blues got to the title was the St. Louis Post-Dispatch prematurely taking out ads congratulating them. The Bruins won 5-1 and t...
20:39, 06/12/2019

The Bruins-Blues keys that will decide intriguing Stanley Cup final The only time the Bruins and the Blues played in the Stanley Cup final, it produced one of the most iconic images in the game’s history — Bobby Orr flying through the air after he scored the Cup-winning goal in overtime of Game 4 to win the 1970 NHL ...
08:13, 05/27/2019

Atari founder will debut an intriguing new board game at Comic-Con Nolan Bushnell’s famous dictum about what makes for a great game is that it should be “easy to learn, difficult to master.” The Atari co-founder has told me that on more than one occasion, and it’s the mantra he used to turn t...
05:52, 07/19/2019

Tom Holland Teases an Intriguing Detail About Far From Home's Gigantic Villains Jason Blum drops some cheeky hints about Halloween’s future. Sophie Turner and Jessica Chastain discuss the fluidity of Dark Phoenix’s script. The Halo TV show, like every other TV show, wants to be the next Game of Thrones. Plus, new footage from Me...
16:26, 06/06/2019

Intriguing New Drug Therapies May Boost Social Skills in People with Autism New research seems to show encouraging progress in helping treat the complex neurodevelopmental disorder autism. Two unrelated clinical trials, involving men and children with autism, suggest that using drugs to interact with a hormone called vasopre...
05:26, 05/02/2019

Yasiel Puig suddenly an intriguing trade deadline wild card The Reds’ chances of playoff contention are slipping away, and their chances of selling off assets in the next week are slowly rising. Including Yasiel Puig. Though president of baseball operations Dick Williams told The Athletic at the All-Sta...
23:00, 07/24/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Gets Even More Intriguing Thanks to Mysterious Kyber Crystals Kyber crystals don’t only make up the heart of a Jedi’s lightsaber, now they’re the focus of one of the best mysteries in Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.Read more......
00:52, 06/20/2019

George R.R. Martin reveals intriguing new details about HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel Filming has begun in Northern Ireland for HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel series. It’s been a bit of a mystery up to this point, with the cable network having confirmed some cast members’ names … and not much else about the sho...
23:00, 07/09/2019

Marvel just released an extremely intriguing cast list for Disney+'s animated What If…? Among all the shows announced for Marvel’s upcoming slate of Disney+ programs, the clear outlier has been What If…?, an animated adaptation of the company’s long-running and beloved series of comic book hypotheticals. Marvel Studios shed a little lig...
07:26, 07/21/2019

Panic’s Playdate is a pint-sized gaming machine with a ‘season’ of 12 intriguing titles Tired of your smartphone games, and don’t want to take the Switch with you on the train today? Panic, renowned creator of useful Mac apps and more recently publisher of interesting games, has created a tiny handheld console that goes anywhere ...
06:13, 05/23/2019

Forget astronaut: YouTube is a more intriguing work frontier than space for today's kids Lego revealed this week that the number of aspiring astronauts in the U.S. may be dwindling as the country celebrates one of its biggest achievements.       ...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Waiting for Final Fantasy 7 Remake? Well, Final Fantasy 8 Remastered is out now Waiting with bated breath for the release of Final Fantasy 7 Remake next year? Well, don't worry, Square Enix has just the itch for your Final Fantasy scratch.Final Fantasy 8 Remastered is officially out now and, while it may not boast the same ...
17:52, 09/03/2019

Final Fantasy Remakes can wait, you need to try Final Fantasy 14 Shadowbringers A new world sets the stage for the next evolution for the hit MMORPG from Square Enix, a game which should rightly be on your radar even though you might be drooling over that other game coming in 2020...
19:00, 06/21/2019

NFL Players Association sends 'work stoppage guide' with financial advice for players The NFL Players' Association released a memo detailing the steps players should take to prepare for the potential of a work stoppage in 2021.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Philips' OLED+934 and OLED+984 TVs lead a suite of intriguing TVs at IFA 2019 Phillips claims the striking top mounted tweeter design on the 65” OLED+984 allows for improved high frequency audio performance, particularly for dialogue, due to its separation from the soundbar’s larger drivers.The new premium TVs bo...
07:52, 09/06/2019

Final Fantasy IX Retrospective: The Final Fantasy's Final Fantasy You know when you’re playing around with a new recipe and you fall in love with one particular spice? Call it cumin. You find every recipe that makes sense with cumin, and eventually, you grow so obsessed with it that you just keep adding it to all o...
19:13, 07/12/2019

Final Fantasy VIII Remastered Is The Best Way Ever To Play Final Fantasy VIII After years of its suspicious absence from Square Enix’s unstoppable barrage of ports and re-releases, Final Fantasy VIII has emerged remastered for all consoles (and PC). This is the best version of the game that has ever existed. Watch me play it f...
21:52, 09/02/2019

Oppo A9 2020, A5 2020 With Quad Rear Cameras, 5,000mAh Battery Launched Oppo A9 2020 and Oppo A5 2020 smartphones are official. Oppo A9 2020 price will start at Rs. 16,990 for the base 4GB RAM variant, whereas Oppo A5 2020 price is set at Rs. 12,490 for the 3GB RAM......
14:52, 09/11/2019

GM's Cadillac unveils two new performance cars: the 2020 CT4-V and 2020 CT5-V The 2020 Cadillac CT4-V and CT5-V performance sedans made their debut as GM aims to rejuvenate luxury sedan sales.        ...
14:52, 05/31/2019

2020 Skoda Superb To Launch In India By Mid-2020 The 2020 Skoda Superb facelift is expected to launch in the second quarter of the next calendar year and the Czech carmaker is also evaluating the prospects of bringing in the plug-in hybrid variant......
21:13, 05/28/2019

Man, It's A Hot One (For Baseball) Saturday’s downright oppressive heatwave has affected a portion of the United States that spans from the Northeast all the way to certain parts of the Midwest. In the NYC/Southern New York state area, an excessive heat warning has been in effect all ...
12:52, 07/22/2019

What's The Matter With Baseball? Nobody goes to baseball games anymore. That’s the common alarmist wisdom that has become one of the overarching themes of the 2019 season, which had barely gotten underway before USA Today was declaring that MLB’s attendance slide of recent years had...
17:13, 08/27/2019

Does Rob Manfred Even Like Baseball? Baseball giveth, and baseball taketh away. In these perilous times when every little moment is a referendum on whether the game will survive until Christmas, and every act of untrammeled joy comes with two asterisks that scream, “Yeah, but they’ll sc...
22:52, 07/10/2019

Every Baseball Team Has A "Wet Guy" Now On the first day of May in 2013, in the start that ran his season record to 6-0 and lowered his ERA to 1.01, Clay Buchholz limited the Toronto Blue Jays to five baserunners and no runs over seven innings. It was as good as Buchholz got in a season in...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Don't Buy What Baseball's Also-Rans Are Selling It is one of the charms of baseball’s postseason that both good and notably less-good teams take part. Sometimes one of those less-good teams catches the Holy Ghost and tears some or all of the way through the postseason, and it is good. A Colorado R...
16:39, 08/03/2019

This Week in Yankees Baseball – 3/29/19 This year we are introducing a new video series: This Week In Yankees Baseball. It will be released every Friday throughout the season, covering all the top headlines from each week. Make sure to follow us on all major social networks @BronxPinstripe...
11:52, 05/02/2019

Maybe You Just Like Watching Baseball Games FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s math blog, published an article by Travis Sawchik yesterday under the headline “Do We Even Need Minor League Baseball?” In the piece, Sawchik argues that advancements in technology and data analysis have made both the d...
23:39, 09/10/2019

Baseball Has a Home Run Crisis Just a quarter century ago, a home-run race helped revive the national pastime. Now, the thrilling feat that once saved baseball might be killing it....
06:52, 07/09/2019

Now and always, Cooperstown celebrates baseball at its best On an induction weekend when the first unanimous star and one of the most unlikely selections officially entered its doors, the Hall of Fame provided a needed reminder of all that is right with the game....
18:13, 07/22/2019

The impact of MLB's new baseball What I'm Hearing: Baseballs are flying out of parks at a record rate, and pitchers want answers. USA TODAY Sports' Gabe Lacques explains the impact of MLB's new baseball.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

I Can’t Go Through This Again, Final Fantasy VII One of the most heartbreaking moments in gaming history has a new voice and a new face, thanks to last week’s Final Fantasy VII remake trailer. I have no idea how long it’s going to take for this game to arrive, but I’m already lamenting what’s to co...
19:26, 05/13/2019

The improbable baseball realities no one saw coming Then the season happens. The one in which St. Louis’ Paul Goldschmidt is being outperformed offensively by the guy who replaced him with the Diamondbacks, Christian Walker, and the guy to whom the Cardinals never gave an extended chance at first base...
21:52, 05/11/2019

Zona baseball beats Penn St. UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Coach Jay Johnson and the Arizona baseball team stole a victory on the road against Penn State. Here are highlights from Thursday night’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson:...
11:13, 05/17/2019

Where do baseball's elite starting pitchers come from? Not every top arm is a can't-miss first-round pick. Here's a look into how MLB teams have drafted, signed, traded for and developed their future aces....
15:39, 05/14/2019

Baseball player distraught after child hit A child is taken to hospital after she was hit by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr at the Houston Astros' stadium, leaving the player in tears....
12:52, 05/30/2019

How to navigate betting in baseball’s ‘opener’ era Game-day pitching changes in Major League Baseball are becoming a huge problem for betting markets. And it’s only going to get worse this season. More and more managers are using “openers” from the bullpen to pitch the first inning or two. They don’t...
19:13, 05/20/2019

How baseball announcers are destroying the game Perhaps the last great short-form descriptive phrase to be concocted then adopted was “crunch time.” That said it all. The game was on the line. It needed no further explanation or embellishment. Now the emphasis is on conjuring the opposite — the lo...
08:52, 06/09/2019

Why ERA isn’t the best stat to use when making baseball bets Last week we talked about the best ways for sports bettors to evaluate Major League Baseball offenses (look at team on-base percentage!). Today, we’re going focus on starting pitching. Most bettors place a lot of weight on who’s starting on the mound...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Now Here Is One God-Awful Way To Lose A Baseball Game If you are the type of person who does not enjoy watching people experience self-inflicted embarrassments in public, heed these two warnings: Do not listen to this clip of an author finding out live on radio that the entire premise of her latest book...
16:52, 05/24/2019

Manfred: MLB didn't alter baseball for more HRs MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, amid criticism from star pitchers, said the league "has done nothing, given no direction for an alteration in the baseball."...
21:13, 07/09/2019

Adorable Baseball Fans Just Want Both Teams To Have Fun About a million different things that happened in the 12-run first inning of the Yankees-Red Sox game in London, but one of the more remarkable moments that went unnoticed happened because of an Andrew Benintendi foul ball....
05:13, 06/30/2019

Londoners got a true look at what baseball is in 2019 LONDON — Major League Baseball packaged its sport in full in its first foray into Europe — the ball flew and the game lasted nearly as long as the reign of Lady Jane Grey (look it up). The fans, nearly 60,000, brought enthusiasm, balanced cheering an...
06:52, 06/30/2019

Would You Fight And Die For Titan, The New Dog-King Of Baseball? Look upon Titan, your new sovereign. Titan began his reign at last night’s Rockies game, leading a legion of hounds into the ballpark and laid claim to all lands within it....
18:26, 08/14/2019

‘We’re Lab Rats’: A Baseball League Where Stealing First Is O.K. The Atlantic League has become an M.L.B. testing ground for ideas that could make the game livelier. Experiments include larger bases and an automated strike zone....
18:52, 08/02/2019

Four Former Colonels Playing Professional Baseball Alex Holderbach – Photo by EKU Athletics/Brady McBride RICHMOND, Ky. – Four former Eastern Kentucky University baseball players are playing professional baseball this summer. Mandy Alvarez is in his third season of pro baseball and his first w...
00:52, 05/08/2019

‘Automatic’ habits ruining baseball One can almost hear Vin Scully: “Down to their final out of the 1986 World Series, the Mets will have Robinson Cano bat for Mookie Wilson.” I was unaware that colleague Mike Puma has a profound comedic side, let alone that he worked big rooms, until ...
12:00, 05/31/2019

Four fantasy football sleepers you need to own SportsPulse: Trysta Krick drops some knowledge on us and provides four fantasy sleepers that could help you win your league this season.       ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Everything You Need To Know About Final Fantasy XIV's New Jobs Final Fantasy XIV’s upcoming expansion Shadowbringers looks to be a dark tale full of dimension-hopping and cosmic threats. The expansion releases June 28 in early access for those who pre-order, and July 2 for everyone else. It adds two new classes ...
17:13, 05/29/2019

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Four: Everything And Everyone Else There are many ways to play through Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion. I am playing as a goggle-wearing Viera Dancer, dancing and damaging my way toward the finish line. I can’t cover all of the job class changes, role-based questlines, an...
19:39, 07/16/2019

Take a look at these fantasy footballs sleepers No matter how much fantasy football coverage is available, it never seems to be enough. Analysts provide in-depth team breakdowns, depth charts, coaching systems, training camp battle updates and round-by-round draft strategy and still, the public cl...
04:13, 09/01/2019

How many times do I have to buy 'Final Fantasy VII'? Ahead of whatever Square Enix shows at E3 this year, lots of questions remain regarding its remake of Final Fantasy VII. Since being announced at E3 2015, details and updates have been scant. For a while, it was all a little worrying -- until Square....
03:52, 06/11/2019

How To Get Into Final Fantasy XIV In 2019 As Final Fantasy XIV’s new expansion “Shadowbringers” hits, I’ve seen a lot of curiosity from co-workers and friends about how to get started with the game. With hours and hours of content, tons of jobs to choose from, and multiple places to hop in, ...
20:39, 07/11/2019

Fernando Tatis Jr. Is The Most Powerful Of All The Baseball Sons This has been the year of the baseball sons. Vlad Jr. and his tremendous rump have been around since April, and some big taters have been mashed. Bo Bichette and his feathered locks joined the fray about two weeks ago, and he has been a delight. Cava...
23:39, 08/13/2019

How long can baseball's surprising statistical leaders keep it up? Tyler Glasnow has a 1.75 ERA? Tim Anderson is the AL's top hitter? How are these guys among the league leaders -- and will they still be in September?...
14:39, 05/02/2019

US Shooting Survivor, 12, Wanted To "Go Down Fighting With Baseball Bat" The sixth-grader stood outside his Colorado charter school, one arm wrapped around his dad, while he described how he had planned to try to thwart an active shooter....
05:00, 05/10/2019

Survey: Youth baseball participation on the rise Between 2013 and 2018, the number of U.S. kids playing baseball and softball combined increased by nearly 3 million, according to annual surveys by the Sports Fitness & Industry Association....
02:52, 08/24/2019

ESPN’s baseball broadcast acts like there is nothing wrong This column has long tried to observe the separation of church and home plate. But given that there are no atheists in foxholes or among those in 1-for-20 slumps, there are exceptions. Thus we quote from a missive sent by Father Tom Mangieri of West ...
04:00, 08/02/2019

‘If You Don’t Have It, You’re Behind’: College Baseball’s Tech Arms Race The technological wave that swept M.L.B. has reached college baseball, but the price of high-tech devices has created a bigger gulf between the haves and have-nots....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Salpointe wins 4A baseball state title 22MESA, AZ –  Salpointe’s baseball team knocked off Mesquite High to take home the 4A state title. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson:...
11:39, 05/14/2019

Joe Litterio out as Rutgers baseball coach after 6 seasons Rutgers is looking for a new baseball coach. Athletic Director Pat Hobbs announced the Big Ten Conference school is not renewing the contract of Joe Litterio.        ...
03:39, 05/29/2019

More 'Bryce Harper moments' would be great for baseball The Phillies star produced a signature highlight in walking off the Cubs. Love him or hate him, the game could use more of the same down the stretch....
23:13, 08/16/2019

2019 NCAA baseball tournament schedule The 64 teams in NCAA baseball tournament have been set with UCLA as the No. 1 seed. Eight teams will advance to the College World Series in Omaha.        ...
22:52, 05/27/2019

Jeff McNeil is swinging baseball’s most unique bat SAN DIEGO — It is, Brandon Nimmo observed, “kind of weird.” We are discussing Jeff McNeil’s unique knobless bat, his baseball weapon of choice that is “kind of the first thing broadcasters talk about” when the Mets open a series with a new opponent, ...
18:26, 05/07/2019

The Fridge is baseball’s 300-pound speed demon “The Freeze,” the masked sprinter who was introduced by the Braves in 2017 to race fans in between innings, has some competition for the most entertaining warning track runner. His name is “The Fridge,” and he’s the newest unconventional ballpark att...
02:00, 08/24/2019

Lucas Giolito, Who Was The Worst Starter In Baseball, Is Now An Ace It only feels like every strange or new thing that could happen in baseball has already happened. Lucas Giolito, who is currently pitching better than just about any starting pitcher in baseball a year after pitching worse than every other starting p...
23:39, 06/19/2019

Hear Me Out: Infinite-Field Baseball Games A few weeks ago, I was reading this interview with architectural critic Paul Goldberger about baseball stadiums in America when I stumbled upon a reminder from Goldberger that doubles as a breathtaking conversation piece for stoners all across the la...
00:39, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Major League Baseball is at a crossroads. What does it want to become? Baseball is at a crossroads. Juiced balls, intentional or not, is among the litany of anxieties that are troubling the players and the union.       ...
02:26, 07/10/2019

How Mitel helped bring baseball to London What services did Mitel bring to the London Stadium this summer?As Major League Baseball’s official business communications and technology partner, Mitel powered on- and off-field communications during this historic series of games.The London ...
22:26, 07/02/2019

Why the SEC is the biggest story this college baseball season Teams from the West are back in contention, but the SEC could threaten record levels for NCAA bids. Here's what you need to know as the postseason approaches....
16:26, 05/16/2019

The night baseball returned after 9/11: ‘These people needed this’ The memories are so vivid, the feelings still so close to the surface, that two different men can speak of it and sound remarkably similar. “I’m not going to lie,” Tom Glavine said last week in a phone interview. “There was a little bit of eeriness a...
14:26, 09/11/2019

Baseball is giving us fewer reasons to tune in The first Sunday night baseball game to include the Yankees that I recall was played 28 years before MLB sold Sunday night large-market games to ESPN. And it remains, at least in my memory, as a colossal collision between the accidental and incidenta...
04:26, 07/07/2019

Eloy Jiménez Blammo'd This Baseball Out Of Existence In the top of the second inning of today’s game between the White Sox and Royals, White Sox outfielder Eloy Jiménez latched onto a hanging curveball at the top of the zone. It didn’t even look like he put that hard of a swing on the ball, but then it...
22:00, 06/09/2019

Baseball signed by Hall of Famers gets $236,389 at auction A baseball signed by 11 of Major League Baseball’s original Hall of Fame inductees in 1939 fetched $236,389 at the Lelands Spring Classic Auction. Among the other highlights were: an original team photo of the 1914 Baltimore Orioles featuring B...
04:39, 06/10/2019

Gary Sanchez doesn’t know a thing about baseball In 60 years of watching baseball, it took until Thursday night to finally put my wrinkly, crooked index finger on it. I realized what has been right in front of me the past five seasons: Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, a two-time All-Star, knows almost...
01:26, 08/25/2019

Baseball's Cranks Agree: The Sport Was Better When They Were Part Of It Hall of Fame reliever Goose Gossage has been complaining about the state of baseball for so long that his complaints have spanned multiple decades of the sport. It feels like just yesterday, he was lecturing Joba Chamberlain on “the Yankee way.” (Job...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Baseball Regional Tournament Schedules Announced Lexington (LEX 18) – The KHSAA Baseball Region Tournament schedule have officially been released. Here is a look at the 10-12th region schedules: 10th Region Baseball Tournament Quarterfinals At  Montgomery Co. HS   Friday, May 24 Montgomery C...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Boy finds gun outside baseball game, accidentally shoots mom A college baseball game was postponed in Tennessee on Tuesday evening after an 8-year-old boy allegedly shot his mother in what police are saying was an accident, according to reports. The unidentified woman was transported to a hospital in critical ...
09:39, 05/15/2019

Highlights from Baseball Hall of Fame induction The 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame inductees include Mariano Rivera, Lee Smith, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay.       ...
06:00, 07/22/2019

Ex-Yankee receives 70-game ban by S. Korean baseball for DUI Former New York Yankees outfielder Shane Spencer received a 70-game ban in South Korean baseball on Tuesday after being charged with drunk driving while managing a minor league club here....
19:39, 08/13/2019

How Mets’ Marcus Stroman became must-see baseball show Each journey was unique. Each story was special, until 30 or so similar-sounding tales converged at historic Municipal Stadium in northern Maryland, for the Washington Nationals’ 2009 pre-draft workout. Marcus Stroman shagged flies in the outfield Wi...
05:39, 08/02/2019

UA baseball hopes to rebound from loss to New Mexico St. TUCSON – The Arizona Wildcats started five freshmen position players on Tuesday night, who combined to collect 12 of the Cats 19 hits in a 15-13 loss to the New Mexico State Aggies.  The game ended after News 4 Tucson’s Tuesday night broa...
12:26, 05/02/2019

MLB suspends involvement in Venezuelan baseball following sanctions Major League Baseball said on Thursday it was suspending involvement in the upcoming Venezuelan professional baseball season pending instructions from the U.S. government, which has repeatedly sanctioned the South American nation's government....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Velocity is strangling baseball — and its grip keeps tightening Pick a problem, or a perceived problem, in baseball, and it can probably be traced back, directly or indirectly, to the rise of velocity as the sport’s ultimate weapon....
15:39, 05/21/2019

The Mets played Mickey-proof baseball ATLANTA — The Mets were an angry bunch Thursday night at SunTrust Park. The 6-4 loss Wednesday night frustrated them to no end and they were determined to leave little to chance. Or questionable managerial decisions. Competitive fire was on display f...
19:13, 08/16/2019

Albert Pujols says he no longer wants his 2,000th RBI baseball "He can keep it," Albert Pujols said of the baseball that represents his 2,000th RBI, which is currently in the possession of a Tigers fan.        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

Baseball hasn’t taken off in Britain, despite deep roots there The arrival of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox in London for Major League Baseball’s first games in Europe this weekend is being treated as a festival of Americana, but baseball may in fact have started in England....
00:52, 06/29/2019

What Baseball's "Bonkers" Homeruns Tell You About the Stock Market As stocks are flashing red on Wall Street, what indicators can you turn to in order to figure out the stock market's next move? Watch as the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast shares with you an indicator you won't see anywhere else....
01:52, 08/06/2019

| Baseball netting back in spotlight after fan hospitalised The issue of protective netting at Major League Baseball faced renewed scrutiny on Thursday after a young fan was hospitalised by a stray foul ball in Houston....
06:39, 05/31/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo Sucks Real Bad At Baseball Giannis Antetokounmpo is the reigning NBA Most Valuable Player. He’s 24 years old, his Bucks won 60 games last season, and Kawhi Leonard just left the Eastern Conference to play for the Clippers. Things are going pretty great for Giannis and his bask...
09:39, 07/16/2019

Joe Russo, former St. John’s baseball linchpin, dead at 74 Former St. John’s baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as the program’s skipper, has died. He was 74. The university announced Mon...
09:00, 05/28/2019

Challenges and pitfalls of baseball's draft A common cliche about baseball is that it's a game of failure because the best players only get hits 30% of the time        ...
10:26, 06/03/2019

Baseball Hall of Fame: Class of 2019 Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Lee Smith and Harold Baines were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.       ...
01:26, 07/17/2019

Pima baseball player named All-American TUCSON – Pima Community College baseball player Phillip Sikes became the 14th Aztecs baseball player to be named NJCAA All-American on Tuesday.   Sikes, a sophomore outfielder/RHP, was selected to the Honorable Mention All-American team. He is ...
10:52, 06/12/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Scores and Highlights Baseball Region 10 at Montgomery County High School G1: Montgomery Co. 13, St. Patrick 0 G2: Nicholas Co. 5, Scott 3 G3: Campbell Co. 7, Harrison Co. 1 Semi 1: Montgomery Co. 12, Nicholas Co. 1 Semi 2: Campbell Co. 2, Bourbon Co. 0 Regional Final: Mo...
23:39, 05/27/2019

Salpointe baseball continues winning in playoffs TUCSON – The Salpointe High School baseball team continues to cruise through the winner’s bracket of the 4A state playoffs.  They knocked off Vista Grande 3-2 at Amphi High School to advance to the championship of the winner’s brack...
12:26, 05/02/2019

Lawmakers at bat for annual charity baseball game WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are stepping up to the plate for the annual Congressional Baseball Game, a summer tradition that raises money for charity. Members of Congress square off in a rivalry that resembles the partisan split in the House and Sena...
03:52, 06/27/2019

A Final Fantasy VII Bedtime Story Tonight for Fine Art we’re looking at Limetown, a small studio in Brazil comprised of artists Amanda Duarte and Gus Lima, who work on concept art and illustrations for games, books and beyond....
03:52, 08/06/2019

After Game of Thrones, what's the next must-see fantasy epic? The TV version of George RR Martin’s series has given many their first taste of the genre. Which books deserve the next big-budget take to sustain the spell?By now, the dust has settled and the final occupant of the Iron Throne has ascended to their ...
14:39, 05/21/2019

Why Deshaun Watson will be fantasy's No. 1 QB in 2019 Patrick Mahomes is sure to be the first QB taken in fantasy leagues this year, but there is evidence to explain why the Texans QB is the better choice....
00:26, 06/21/2019

There Are So Many New Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books Coming Out in July This list is HUGE. It’s a literary MONSTER. And it is filled with space adventures, supernatural encounters, fantasy quests, dystopian near-futures, folklore beasties, robots, dragons, aliens, time travelers, and so much more. Fair warning: After you...
12:39, 07/02/2019

Here's A Final Fantasy VII Remaster You Can Play Right Now Back in January, we showed you a beta version of a fan-made Final Fantasy VII remaster, which used machine learning to automatically clean up the game’s visuals. It just hit v1.0 and is ready for release....
06:13, 05/23/2019

Confessions of a fantasy football addict It's been the case for quite some time that there are no longer 20 managers involved in the world's most popular football league, but rather millions -- more than six million during the 2018/19 season -- agonizing over a squad of 15 players with a me...
12:52, 07/30/2019

Rookie call-ups could put your fantasy team over the top On the heels of yet another set of successful minor league call-ups, this time in the form of Astros outfielder Yordan Alvarez and Marlins pitcher Zac Gallen, fantasy baseball owners should already be looking ahead to the next wave. Acquiring proven ...
07:52, 06/23/2019

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers – review Six years after the adventure began, Shadowbringers sets up a heady climax, as well as the chance to uncover true friendsThe climax of Dead Pixels, E4’s recent sitcom from the creators of Peep Show and based on a group of friends obsessed with an onl...
12:39, 08/06/2019

Fantasy Football Summit PPR rankings More than 20 of our NFL writers, insiders and fantasy analysts spent two days discussing players. These are the rankings that came out of our annual meeting....
23:39, 05/05/2019

Fantasy owners must not be afraid to get rid of big-name vets Baseball is a young man’s game. Thirty years ago, a baseball player’s physical prime years were between 27-32. Rookie call-ups were usually 23-24 years old and, after a few seasons of cutting their teeth in the big leagues, were ready for their break...
08:52, 06/09/2019

Fantasy football: Five big names to avoid SportsPulse: Big reputations don't always add up to big fantasy producers. Trysta Krick gives you five big names to avoid on draft day.       ...
18:13, 08/06/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Week 1 around the NFL No major surprises as 2019 season kicks off – Patrick Mahomes, Saquon Barkley lead the way in first set of weekly fantasy ranks.       ...
22:13, 09/04/2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake Watches, Yours For Only $2,500 Each To mark Final Fantasy VII Remake’s release date, Square Enix is releasing limited edition Cloud and Sephiroth chronographs. Each is priced at $2,499 and in North America, limited to 77 pieces....
14:26, 06/11/2019

It would be a mistake to give up on these fantasy stalwarts In fantasy baseball, slow starts are the worst. Not only do you have to look at these horrible stat lines dragging down the rest of your team, but if it is a player of actual quality, you’re also forced to endure countless lowball trade offers that m...
10:39, 05/05/2019

Final Fantasy XII Is Great On Switch The Final Fantasy XII remake came to Switch this week, and the good news is that it runs pretty well in handheld mode. The even better news is that it’s got some killer features that should probably have been in the game from the start, which sure su...
13:26, 05/02/2019

A’s Liam Hendriks is quick fantasy fix that may be so much more At this time of the year, outside of a sure-thing prospect making his big league debut, it is unlikely you’re going to find the perfect player to help your fantasy team on the waiver wires. You can, however, pick up a player to get a quick boost in c...
06:52, 06/30/2019

There’s A Whole Lot Of Final Fantasy Music On Spotify Now Streaming music service Spotify is generally hit-or-miss for video game soundtracks. That’s not so for Final Fantasy anymore, as official soundtracks for all the main games and many of its spin-offs are now available for your listening pleasure....
22:00, 06/06/2019

Final Fantasy VII Is Bigger Than Spoilers Last week, a minute-long teaser brought the Final Fantasy VII remake roaring back into view for the first time since it was announced in 2015. The footage looked spectacular, a dazzling new way to play one of the most familiar and beloved games of th...
22:13, 05/14/2019

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' will take up two Blu-ray discs Want more Final Fantasy VII Remake details? We've got them. Following up on a new trailer last night, which teased some core game changes to the 20-year-old original (Aeris, attacked by ghosts?), Square Enix used the beginning of its E3 event to...
03:52, 06/11/2019

These Manhattan apartments come with fantasy pools You don’t have to leave Manhattan to make a splash: Several luxury city listings now promise fantastical pool features. The 13,000-square-foot, eight-bedroom, 13-bathroom townhouse at 118 East 76th St. has all the trappings of Upper East Side splendo...
00:52, 07/06/2019

Fantasy football: Fantastic fall after the first four In the first of a six-part fantasy draft preview series leading up the NFL season, Fantasy Insanity discusses the war-room gameplan for the draft. Next week: tight ends, defense/specials teams and kickers. Maybe your favorite holiday is Christmas. Pe...
07:52, 07/28/2019

What to do if your fantasy football draft is going terribly Here’s a fun story about being denied what you want: Some family, friends and I go to a chain restaurant we all normally enjoy. Turns out, they are out of one of the appetizers we wanted. Then we’re informed they are out of one of the main courses mu...
01:26, 08/22/2019

2019 NCAA baseball tournament schedule and results The Super Regionals field is set, with 16 teams one step closer to Omaha. Follow along the entire tournament for the latest schedules, scores, news and videos....
17:13, 06/04/2019

Rare baseball card sells for $1.2 million at auction The Honus Wagner T206, prized by baseball collectors as the hobby’s “holy grail” fetched $1.2 million at auction. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.        ...
22:00, 05/29/2019

League of her own: woman in Puerto Rico baseball tournament SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A woman in Puerto Rico is set for the first time to play in an otherwise all-male baseball tournament organized by a popular semi-pro league. The team manager says Diamilette Quiles will take over at first base in the fif...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Championship Scores and Highlights "They're my boys. I'm so excited for them, to watch how they've grown. They deserve this."@tatescrbaseball wins their first Regional Championship hardware since 2014 with a 7-1 victory over @LHSBaseball1939 @TCDORES1 pic.twitter.com/TM6r6...
09:26, 05/30/2019

The ballpark is forgotten part of baseball-betting equation In recent weeks, VSiN has focused on key stats for evaluating offenses (team on-base percentage), and starting pitchers (innings pitched per start, K-Rates, and home run rates at the expense of often-misleading earned run averages). Today, we’re goin...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Baseball Owners Want An International Draft Because They Want Absolute Control For North America’s amateur baseball players, be they generational talents like Mike Trout or organizational filler like Mike Fish, the road to the majors begins in the same place: with Major League Baseball’s amateur draft. There is no such system i...
20:13, 05/16/2019

Loek van Mil, believed to be tallest pro baseball player ever, dead at 34 Dutch pitcher Loek van Mil, known as the tallest man to ever play professional baseball, died after a “fatal accident,” the Netherlands baseball and softball association said Monday....
21:13, 07/29/2019

Auburn baseball team playing through off-field tragedy Auburn baseball team playing 'for something bigger' after death of longtime broadcaster Rod Bramblett and his wife in car accident        ...
20:39, 06/06/2019

At Black Colleges, the Baseball Teams Increasingly Aren’t As the number of African-American baseball players continues to decline, black players are often surprised to find themselves in the minority even at historically black colleges....
09:26, 05/13/2019

Couple fights off bear in their kitchen with hands, baseball bat A Colorado couple had a “surprise encounter” with a bear in their kitchen — and fought off the 215-pound beast using their bare hands and a baseball bat, authorities said. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials confirmed Wednesday that the bear that s...
00:13, 08/30/2019

8-year-old thinking he has a toy gun accidentally shoots mom at baseball game A woman is in critical condition after she was accidentally shot by her son at a baseball game. Veuer’s Justin Kircher explains.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

11 More Minor League Baseball Alternate Hats That We Really Love We’ve already geeked out over Minor League Baseball’s Copa de la Diversión alternate hats, but a bunch of minor league teams have other alternative logos, names, and uniforms that they use throughout the year as well. Read more......
03:00, 06/01/2019

SEE IT: Baseball fan catches home run ball – while holding a baby Baseball legend Willie Mays was known for some great catches. On Friday night a fan wearing a Willie Mays jersey made a pretty remarkable catch too – while holding a baby....
03:26, 07/29/2019

Colorado couple uses baseball bat when bear, cub enter home A Colorado couple defended themselves with a baseball bat in a "boxing match" with a bear after it entered their home in rural Jefferson County Monday night....
13:00, 08/28/2019

Joey Gallo, king of baseball's Three True Outcomes era Baseball in 2019 is about going deep and drawing walks, even if it means piling up strikeouts -- and nobody exemplifies the boom-or-bust approach better than Gallo....
18:26, 05/16/2019

Let's Remember Some Guys Goes West: Jewish Baseball Legends Of The '70s You hear stories. A man out west, they said. A healer, a powerful man, possessed with riches untold about which he is unaccountably humble. Of course, in the Guy Remembering game you hear all kinds of things. Memory is complicated, memory is variable...
18:39, 08/06/2019

Major League Baseball expands partnership with DraftKings Fantasy sports provider DraftKings Inc on Thursday announced an expanded multi-year deal with Major League Baseball to use league data and logos within its sports wagering products, as real-time betting becomes more popular at sports and entertainmen...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Baseball continues ‘inadvertent’ promotion of foul and pathetic As dishonest Mike Francesa says, as if about to reverse his standard course, “Let’s be honest.” Seriously, when’s the last time you saw a chimpanzee, on a leash or on the roam, in your neighborhood? Where have they all gone? The first place I’d look ...
12:13, 07/26/2019

Former Clemson baseball player, brother charged in assault Police in South Carolina charged a former Clemson baseball player and his brother in connection with an assault that left a man in critical condition.        ...
17:26, 06/02/2019

Oregon parts with baseball coach George Horton EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon and longtime baseball coach George Horton have mutually agreed to part after 11 seasons at the school. The school announced the sides agreed not to exercise a one-year contract option for the 2020 season. Horton says it was...
21:26, 05/29/2019

Baseball's home run surge spurs scientists to look for answers This season has seen a surge in home runs, sparking complaints from a number of pitchers that the baseballs are juiced, an allegation that Major League Baseball denies. Scientists, however, are searching for the reasons behind the home run onslaught....
05:52, 08/22/2019

Criticism of the London Series baseball games was unsporting Patrick Carroll applauds construction of the London playing field and calls Ed Vulliamy’s criticism curmudgeonlyHow depressing to read Ed Vulliamy’s curmudgeonly dismissal of the London Series ballgames. (Letters, 4 July). As someone who attended his...
21:00, 07/05/2019

Bryce Harper Can Still Throw The Dick Off A Damn Baseball Bryce Harper’s hitting still mostly hasn’t come around. He’s socked a couple impressive dingers recently, but he’s still batting just .229 on the season after putting up another 0-fer Monday night against the Cubs. Ultimately it’ll be his plate produ...
12:26, 05/21/2019

Boston’s Brian Johnson out with non-baseball medical matter LONDON (AP) — Boston Red Sox left-hander Brian Johnson has been put on the 10-day injured list because of a medical matter not related to baseball. The team on Saturday did not say what was wrong but the problem was discovered during routine testing ...
15:39, 06/29/2019

One hundred years into live ball era, is baseball a better game? Big league baseball today is nothing like it was in 1919 -- or is it? We look at what has changed, what has stayed the same and which era would be more entertaining....
00:13, 09/07/2019

Lou Piniella’s Baseball Hall of Fame snub still stings You enter a conversation with Lou Piniella ready to be entertained. Not necessarily surprised, though. The beloved longtime player and manager operates without much of a filter, so he has to work pretty hard to surprise you. Nevertheless, Sweet Lou c...
19:13, 08/16/2019

DAZN’s baseball show is RedZone for MLB, and a test for the network The subscription streaming network wants to prove it can be a player for premium sports rights in the United States. “ChangeUp” is a potential first step....
13:39, 05/09/2019

Army mom home in time for son's last baseball game The announcer couldn't even get through his speech without choking up for this sweet Army mom homecoming.        ...
20:26, 09/04/2019

Baseball team's coach, 6, dresses down umpire after controversial out A summer collegiate baseball team’s pint-sized coach went viral for the second straight week but this time it was for losing his temper on an umpire....
18:52, 07/17/2019

Girardi to manage Team USA at Olympic baseball qualifier Four-time World Series champion Joe Girardi will manage Team USA at an Olympic qualifying tournament in November, hoping to guide the squad to a spot at the 2002 Summer Games in Tokyo....
15:52, 08/08/2019

Florida Gators QB Feleipe Franks says baseball is a 'backup job' Florida Gators redshirt junior quarterback Feleipe Franks said a Major League Baseball career is his backup plan after he was drafted by the Boston Red Sox last month....
08:39, 07/16/2019

Ohio dad builds baseball field in backyard for 5 year-old son BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WFMJ) – “If you build it they will come.” You’ve heard the saying before and a father in Brookfield is hoping it holds true. “And he asked, ‘Dada, can we have a baseball yard in the backy...
03:13, 07/10/2019

Colorado man pleads not guilty to murdering fiancé with baseball bat A Colorado man accused of bludgeoning his fiancé to death with a baseball bat last year pleaded not guilty on Friday to murdering the young mother whose body has yet to be found, a court official said....
21:52, 05/24/2019

Memorable Baseball “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park TUCSON – A Tucson couple had a creative and memorable “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park by combining the family’s love for baseball.  Freddy Valdez III swung a bat into a pinata full of confetti.  (If pink confetti came out, his so...
15:39, 08/19/2019

Arizona baseball team beats Oregon at Hi Corbett TUCSON – The U of A baseball team bounced back from a 15-13 loss to New Mexico State to knock off Oregon in a Friday night showdown at Hi Corbett Field.  Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: ...
11:00, 05/04/2019

Silence may be best alternative to ESPN’s empty baseball talk In THE 1932 Marx Brothers movie, “Horse Feathers,” Groucho, as Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff, the new president of Huxley College, during a chaotic scene turns and speaks to the audience: “I’ve got to stay here, but there’s no reason why you folks ...
05:26, 07/05/2019

Robot umpires are coming to one professional baseball league The Atlantic League could soon look a lot different. Made up of seven teams primarily on the East Coast, the independent circuit will become the first American professional league to implement strike zone software and the stealing of first base in th...
05:52, 07/11/2019

150 years ago, 12 men in Cincinnati took a chance on baseball and changed the world The Cincinnati Red Stockings did something brand new in 1869, and it worked, for a year. Now, a monument will honor that effort for all time.        ...
17:26, 05/03/2019

Holy Moly, Marwin González Can Sure Throw A Baseball In the bottom of the fifth inning of Tuesday night’s game between the Twins and the Athletics, golden-armed A’s outfielder Ramon Laureano scalded a one-out liner up the line in left. Mark Canha, who’d walked one batter earlier, hoofed it around the b...
08:13, 07/03/2019

Baseball proves a big hit in London as MLB seeks new foothold in Europe New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone was emphatic about the impact of his team's weekend two-game London Series against the Boston Red Sox on Sunday....
18:39, 07/01/2019

Giannis Antentokounmpo tries baseball in surprise Yankees visit In hoops, Giannis Antentokounmpo is court royalty. But in baseball, he’s a complete rookie. In fact, the 24-year-old from Greece said he’d never even touched a baseball before he did so Monday night at Yankee Stadium. The reigning NBA MVP...
07:13, 07/16/2019

Former St. John’s baseball coach, player Russo dies at 74 NEW YORK (AP) — Former St. John’s baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as the program’s skipper, has died. He was 74. ...
02:39, 05/28/2019

On Baseball: C.C. Sabathia Nears 3,000 Strikeouts in a Triumph of Reinvention As dominant as Sabathia was early in his career, he has piled up statistics worthy of the Hall of Fame by finding a different gear well into his 30s....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Baseball, Softball District Final Scores and Highlights Baseball 43rd District Championship Tates Creek 7, Lafayette 5 The win was captured in the bottom of the 6th inning, when Tates Creek Senior Colin Burgess hit a grand slam after the team was trailing 5-3. Lafayette would have the bases loaded in the ...
06:39, 05/23/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Semifinal Scores and Highlights Highlights from the 11th region baseball semifinals tonight. @tatescrbaseball and @SportsLafayette advance to the championship. pic.twitter.com/MaFZJlLTec — Charlie Walter (@CharlieWalterTV) May 29, 2019 WATCH: Softball Regional Semifinal win...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Let These Good Baseball Children Warm Your Rotten Heart Wednesday night’s Dodgers-Phillies game was interrupted by a lengthy rain delay. For one fan this meant an opportunity to treat the tarp covering the infield as a Slip ’n Slide; for others, it meant sleep. For many, it meant leaving the stadium and g...
08:26, 07/18/2019

Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton has started baseball activities BALTIMORE — The Yankees don’t expect outfielder Giancarlo Stanton back before rosters expand in September, but he has started baseball activities, according to manager Aaron Boone. “He hit off the tee [Tuesday], still doing light running on the tread...
10:39, 08/08/2019

Arizona Baseball will miss NCAA Tournament for second season TUCSON – Despite a hot finish to the regular season, the Arizona baseball team will miss the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season. On Monday, the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced the 64 teams competing for the 2019 NCAA Di...
21:13, 05/27/2019

Joe Girardi to manage Team USA at Olympics baseball qualifier DURHAM, N.C. — Four-time World Series champion Joe Girardi will manage Team USA at an Olympic qualifying tournament in November, hoping to guide the squad to a spot at the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo. USA Baseball said Wednesday the rest of the coachi...
10:39, 08/08/2019

Suspects offered $8,000 to kill baseball's David Ortiz The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a Dominican Republic bar, authorities said on Wednesday....
06:39, 06/13/2019

Spike Lee's hat trick: the story of his iconic Yankees baseball cap The filmmaker explains how he changed the history of headgear with a phone callRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementI always enjoy wearing baseball caps. I got my first when I was six or seven y...
16:26, 09/17/2019

The Forgotten All-Star Game That Helped Integrate Baseball When Cleveland celebrated its sixth time hosting MLB’s All-Star Game last week, it might have seemed an odd event to commemorate baseball’s integration. But when Jackie Robinson stepped onto the field in a Brooklyn Dodgers uniform in April of 1947, b...
20:52, 07/18/2019

Urshela? German? Creating a team of baseball’s best surprises Luke Voit was hitting fifth and playing first base for the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds on Memorial Day a year ago. Gio Urshela was inserted as a pinch-runner and moved to third amid the only six weeks he would play in the majors in 2018, shuffling main...
19:13, 05/27/2019

Baseball's David Ortiz out of ICU, in good condition after shooting Retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been moved out of intensive care and was in good condition, his wife said in a statement on Saturday, nearly two weeks after he was shot in the Dominican Republic and moved to a Boston hospital....
02:39, 06/23/2019

Twins' Max Kepler leading baseball's charge into Europe With the Yankees-Red Sox series in London, baseball embarks on its latest frontier: expanding into Europe. The face of that expansion is Twins outfielder Max Kepler....
16:26, 06/27/2019

'The Midwest vibe': What Omaha reveals about the state of baseball Every June the College World Series turns a Nebraska city into the epicenter of the baseball universe. This year, MLB joined the fun. The result? A unique window into the game at every level....
18:39, 06/19/2019

Yankees’ Gary Sanchez back on top of baseball’s mountain CLEVELAND — The only All-Star with a better redemption story than Sonny Gray might be the catcher to whom the right-hander disliked pitching. And no one, be he pitcher, fan or opposing manager, is shunning Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez any more. While...
10:13, 07/10/2019

Rangers’ former closer still can save your fantasy season Outside of a handful of pitchers, closer is always one of those ever-changing positions throughout the fantasy season. As of Friday night, there were 84 pitchers who have recorded at least one save — none of which were Craig Kimbrel, who remains unem...
10:39, 05/05/2019

Chiefs have under-the-radar WR fantasy owners should target The longest of journeys begins with a single step, and with Week 1 of both the NFL and your fantasy football seasons officially in the books, your quest to win a championship is underway. Your draft is but a distant memory, and the roster that sits b...
16:39, 09/10/2019

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Three: All Pros, No Cons It’s ridiculous. Every time I log in to work my way through Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, I find more things to gush over. Rather than spam my Twitter followers with GIFs and references to Shadowbringers, I’m using the third leg of my journey...
21:52, 07/09/2019

This ex-Yankee could boost your fantasy team down the stretch With the calendar flipping to September, fantasy baseball owners are flocking to their waiver wire in search of prospects who could not only help them over the final month of the season, but may have some future value in 2020 as well. Who wouldn’t wa...
05:39, 09/08/2019

Patience with Dodgers’ Gavin Lux will pay off for fantasy owners It’s September, so you know what that means: Your social media feeds are filled with “back to school” photos of kids you don’t even know, holding up signs telling you what grade they’re in and what snacks they like, while parents post captions saying...
03:13, 09/08/2019

These running backs will provide best fantasy football value “The Price Is Right” is a game show everyone knows. We watched as children with our parents. Our children watched with us. And every show magically culminates in an epic Showcase Showdown. Well, maybe it isn’t so epic, especially in today’s times, be...
08:39, 08/18/2019

The first-half fantasy busts who can now provide pivotal value The second half of the MLB season can be tricky for fantasy baseball owners. The trade deadline is just a few days away, and most are focused on players whose names are being bandied around by real-life GMs and the potential minor league call-ups des...
07:52, 07/28/2019

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Review: A step above anything that has come before This latest installment in the evolving story of Final Fantasy XIV throws wide the gates inviting all players into the best MMORPG Expansion of all time....
01:52, 07/11/2019

Best fantasy answers to the quarterback waiting game In the third of a six-part fantasy draft preview series leading up the NFL season, Fantasy Insanity discusses the war-room game plan for quarterbacks in the draft. Next week: running backs. Nobody likes to wait. Whether you’re in a doctor’s office, a...
03:00, 08/11/2019

Tight ends’ fantasy value is still not as good as it appears In the second of a six-part fantasy draft preview series leading up the NFL season, Fantasy Insanity discusses the war-room game plan for tight ends in the draft. Next week: quarterbacks. Everyone has a personal enemy. Someone you don’t get along wit...
10:39, 08/04/2019

What I’m Most Looking Forward To Re-Experiencing In The Final Fantasy VII Remake I bought the original PlayStation just so I could play Final Fantasy VII. Until then, all I’d had was a SNES and a Genesis, so I was in awe when the opening cutscene for FFVII began. The rest of the game was equally stunning, the visuals beyond anyth...
19:52, 06/23/2019

I Can't Stop Looking at These Perfect Final Fantasy VII Figures We live in a truly incredible time for action figures—whether you’re wanting to spend a couple hundred bucks or even just twenty, you can get well articulated, highly detailed recreations of some of your favourite characters from all sorts of shows, ...
03:52, 09/16/2019

We Just Have to Accept That The Handmaid's Tale Is a Fantasy Show Now The season three finale of The Handmaid’s Tale is powerful and tense, but not for the reasons the show used to be powerful and tense. It’s changed from a dystopian nightmare to a revenge fantasy. This is the moment viewers have to decide if they’re g...
22:52, 08/14/2019

How to keep PPR scoring from ruining fantasy football forever There is little doubt baseball was a better game before the designated hitter. Not in recent years, necessarily, but going back to a time when pitchers didn’t become specialized at such a young age, when they still could step into the batter’s box an...
19:39, 08/01/2019

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers: The Kotaku Review Shadowbringers, the latest expansion to Final Fantasy XIV, released two months ago, and I cannot begin to fathom the amount of time I have spent in the worlds of Eorzea and Norvrandt. Shadowbringers is one of Final Fantasy’s finest stories, buoyed by...
07:26, 09/14/2019

'Final Fantasy XII' arrives on Switch and Xbox One Final Fantasy fans have a new option with which to get their fix on the go as Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age has arrived on Nintendo Switch as well as Xbox One. The remastered edition of the expanded JRPG debuted on PS4 in 2017 and it came to Stea...
18:13, 04/30/2019

The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in July You can get comprehensive lists of everything coming to streaming services anywhere. But half of those titles you don’t care about, and the other half are terrible. Where’s the good stuff? io9 is here to help.Read more......
08:13, 06/27/2019

Fantasy owners should be wary when it comes to rookie pitchers When Albert Pujols burst onto the scene from virtual obscurity in 2001, fantasy baseball owners’ quests to find the next big thing began to rapidly climb the priority list on draft day. When Mike Trout emerged as the can’t-miss, must-have rookie in 2...
09:26, 06/02/2019

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Defenseman Tiers Not sure which defensemen you should target in your Fantasy draft this season? Jason Chen is here to help with a tiered breakdown of this year's options....
05:00, 08/22/2019

Final Fantasy X|X2 Remaster is Down to $40 on Nintendo Switch Final Fantasy X|X2 HD Remaster on the Nintendo Switch is down to $40 today. This is one of the rare discounts we’ve seen on this particular title and an all-time low. You’ll get about 100 hours of RPG action with this bundle, and that’s pretty amazin...
20:52, 05/23/2019

The Fantasy Utility Vehicle: A $300,000 Nostalgia Trip Would you drop $300k on that 4x4 you craved in high school? Automotive artisans are retrofitting classic off-roaders—from Ford Broncos to Toyota Land Cruisers—with cutting-edge engineering and prices that cut deep...
01:13, 06/28/2019

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log One: There's A Dancer In My Bunny Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers launched in early access this morning, and as it is with every FFXIV expansion, players are of two minds. Half are flooding into the expansion’s new area, The First, eager to begin their journey as the Warrior of Dark...
23:39, 06/28/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Who should I take at No. 4 overall in PPR? Picking fourth is an enviable spot in 2019, as you can sit back and nab whichever elite running back is there for you. But it's how you approach things from there that gets interesting, says Ben Gretch....
21:39, 07/25/2019

The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in August You can get comprehensive lists of everything coming to streaming services anywhere. But half of those titles you don’t care about, and the other half are terrible. Where’s the good stuff? io9 is here to help....
04:26, 07/31/2019

One starter can help your fantasy team for stretch drive With the end of the regular season fast approaching, fantasy owners are making sure they have the tools — especially in the rotation — to make it to the finish line intact. Despite his struggles in almost every facet outside of strikeout rate this ye...
04:39, 08/25/2019

Fantasy owners must always keep bullpen factor in mind One of the most common misconceptions you find in fantasy baseball is that bullpens are all about the saves and holds. Yes, those two statistics are often found as categories in both standard roto and head-to-head leagues, but if you’re only looking ...
04:00, 05/26/2019

Why fantasy owners should target veteran arms now As the MLB All-Star break approaches, fantasy baseball owners seeking a championship are neck-deep in preparations for a second-half push up the standings. Some are plotting out their attack on the next set of rookie call-ups, some are trading for mo...
11:00, 06/16/2019

Final Fantasy V Reminds Me Of What I Loved About The Series Talking about Final Fantasy has become complicated. A lot of my favorite Final Fantasy memories are from games in the series that are over a decade old....
22:52, 06/22/2019

'Final Fantasy VIII' is getting its own, less-involved remaster Final Fantasy VIII, which curiously missed out on the journey to the Nintendo Switch when the rest of the series was ported over, is back. The reason for the delay? Square Enix was working on another remaster. To that point, the characters battle mod...
04:26, 06/11/2019

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Forward Tiers Having trouble figuring out how to value this year's crop of Fantasy forwards? Mike Gay is here to help with his tiered breakdown of this season's top options....
03:39, 07/25/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Who should I take at No. 8 overall in PPR? After the top four running backs are gone, there are several ways to navigate a pick in the middle of the first round. Ben Gretch explains his process....
21:39, 07/25/2019

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Goaltender Tiers Not sure which goalies you should target in your Fantasy draft this season? Sasha Yodashkin is here to help with a tiered breakdown of this year's options....
03:39, 07/25/2019

'The Dark Crystal' and 'Carnival Row' fantasy series never take off Netflix and Amazon both drop major fantasy projects with winged creatures heading into the Labor Day weekend: "The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance," a 10-part prequel to Jim Henson and Frank Oz's 1982 movie; and "Carnival Row," starring Orlando Bloom...
00:13, 08/30/2019

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' feels ambitious and different After a long wait, and three trailers in the last month, Final Fantasy VII Remaster was in playable form at E3. The early, 15-minute demo answers a lot of my questions and concerns regarding the remake's battle system and game dynamics — s...
03:13, 06/12/2019

Fantasy Football Week 1 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Quarterbacks Quarterback is the most replaceable position in Fantasy, and Jamey Eisenberg lays out which you can trust this week and which you should find a better option for in his quarterback Start and Sit calls for Week 1....
00:13, 09/05/2019

Fantasy Football: Five teams with projected volume changes Ben Gretch looks at five offenses that could be in for major 2019 volume changes compared to their 2018 results, and reviews the fantasy implications....
20:13, 05/29/2019

Fantasy football top 200 player rankings for 2019 Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott leads UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's top 200 player rankings for the 2019 fantasy football season....
10:39, 07/24/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Who should I take at No. 5 overall in PPR? After the top four running backs come off the board, the No. 5 overall pick presents arguably the biggest challenge on Draft Day. Jamey Eisenberg shows you it might not be that bad to pick at this spot....
21:39, 07/25/2019

Bloodroots is a hyper-fast revenge fantasy Bloodroots is so fast. Like really fast. Whoa! It's blowing my mind how fast it is. Indie games are cool, and you aren't cool if you complain. Shut up.Read More...
04:00, 06/11/2019

Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the board?...
04:39, 08/06/2019

There's Something for Every Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fan on io9's Massive List of Fall Books We’re up to our eyeballs in genre books, folks—space capers, fantasy adventures, alt-history thrillers, short-fiction collections, and even a couple of nonfiction books thrown in for good measure. Dive in, and get ready for an amazing season of readi...
21:00, 08/27/2019

The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in September You can get comprehensive lists of everything coming to streaming services anywhere. But half of those titles you don’t care about, and the other half are terrible. Where’s the good stuff? io9 is here to help.Read more......
10:26, 09/04/2019

Clippers are really obvious about their Kawhi Leonard fantasy The Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes have jumped the shark a full month before even starting. Even as Leonard has led the Raptors to the NBA Finals, other teams still seem to be acting in full belief that he won’t be re-signing in Toronto. And they...
19:26, 05/30/2019

How to wait on fantasy quarterbacks in drafts and succeed Whether you're new to fantasy football or a grizzled vet, having a sound quarterback-streaming strategy could put you over the top. Here is everything you need to know, including week-by-week streamers....
09:26, 08/08/2019

Final Fantasy 7 Remake: what has changed since its reveal The latest trailer for the Final Fantasy 7 Remake landed in May. What we saw was a veritable feast for the eyes; the result of four years of bite-sized nuggets of information, ominous news of third-party companies being dropped and rumors that produc...
00:00, 06/08/2019

The Final Fantasy VII Remake Finally Re-Emerges After a long period of development hell, the Final Fantasy VII remake is finally back in the real world, with Square Enix dropping a short teaser trailer today and promising more to come in June. It looks great....
02:00, 05/10/2019

Why fantasy owners should start Ravens in Week 1 The start of the NFL season brings about a massive sense of excitement. Whether you’re a fan of the game, a fantasy football owner, a DFS player or just someone who likes to jump into your office pool, there is definitely a buzz in the air right now....
17:39, 09/07/2019

Cal Ripken Jr. reveals how baseball lessons apply to business: 'You need to show up' Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. appeared on “Fox & Friends” on Wednesday and shared how his playing days in the big leagues prepared him for a career outside of the sport that made him a legend....
19:39, 05/15/2019

Baseball will pull crowds in London despite being a mystery to most | Matthew Engel New York Yankees against Boston Red Sox will draw a bigger attendance for each game than the weekend’s two Cricket World Cup blockbusters combinedNearly seven years’ worth of Saturday nights have passed since what was then London’s Olympic Stadium pl...
21:26, 06/27/2019

The Lonely Island rap as baseball greats in 'Bash Brothers Experience' Comedic rap group The Lonely Island have released on Netflix what is described as a long-form visual poem titled "The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience."...
21:00, 05/23/2019

Baseball union: Player approval needed to play in Montreal LONDON (AP) — Baseball’s players’ association says the Tampa Bay Rays would need permission from the union to play games in Montreal. Commissioner Rob Manfred said last week the low-drawing Rays may explore a split season in Montreal. No ...
19:00, 06/28/2019

Watch: Yankees try to fix Giannis Antetokounmpo's ugly baseball swing New York Yankees players and coaches attempted to fix Giannis Antetokounmpo's baseball swing when the Milwaukee Bucks star paid a visit to the Yankee Stadium batting cages....
14:39, 07/16/2019

Arizona baseball keeps hopes for NCAA tournament bid alive with win at Penn St. UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Coach Jay Johnson and the Arizona Wildcat baseball team came into their Friday matchup at Penn State ranked 50th in the RPI rankings. The Cats will be trying to sweep Penn State and Washington State in the final series of ...
08:39, 05/18/2019

Tucson-area softball & baseball doing well in high school playoffs TUCSON – Softball and baseball teams from Southern Arizona are fairing well against Phoenix-area competition in the high school playoffs. Here’s a montage of highlights from games including Cienega, Empire, St. Augustine, Nogales, Salpoin...
12:26, 05/02/2019

West Ham ground gets baseball makeover ahead of MLB London Series West Ham's London Stadium has undergone a transformation like no other as it prepares to host Europe's first-ever regular-season Major League Baseball (MLB) game in late June....
17:52, 06/18/2019

Chicago White Sox prospect's autographed baseball card sells for more than $50G Chicago White Sox prospect Luis Robert has yet to play a single game in the major leagues but a signed baseball card of his recently garnered thousands of dollars at an auction....
02:52, 08/14/2019

Memorial planned for CDO grad & baseball great Chris Duncan TUCSON – Former St. Louis Cardinal, Old Pueblo native and Canyon Del Oro baseball legend Chris Duncan’s memory lives on after he passed away at the age of 38. A Celebration of Life is scheduled for Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 10:30 a...
09:39, 09/12/2019

NCAA hopes on line as conference baseball tournaments open Automatic bids for the NCAA Tournament are on the line in 25 conference tournaments this week. The 16 NCAA regional hosts will be announced on Sunday and the rest of the 64-team field next Monday. A look at the tournaments in the power conferences (t...
22:13, 05/20/2019

Baseball's 106mph barrier: have pitchers reached the limits of their velocity? The 100mph fastball used to be a rarity: now it’s an everyday occurrence in Major League Baseball. But the human body may not be built for such speedsSidd Finch was almost too good to be true. The rookie pitcher, while in spring training with the New...
12:13, 05/21/2019

Bryce Harper destroys a baseball for his biggest Phillies moment PHILADELPHIA — Bryce Harper blasted a grand slam with one out in the ninth inning, capping a six-run rally that sent the Phillies over the Cubs 7-5 Thursday night for a three-game sweep. Harper delivered his biggest hit yet in his first season with t...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Washington State fires baseball coach Marty Lees PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State has fired baseball coach Marty Lees after four disappointing seasons. Athletic director Pat Chun said Tuesday that Washington State needs to find someone to return the program to a place of prominence. In his fo...
02:13, 05/22/2019

Baseball's Daffy Pitch for a Combination Tampa Bay-Montreal Franchise Thank you, baseball! Thank you for serving up the wackiest idea in sports: an underappreciated Florida franchise sharing its team with a Canadian city that lost its own baseball club, the Expos, a generation ago....
20:52, 06/21/2019

The Latest: Teen ump addresses fist fight at baseball game LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on an adult brawl at a youth baseball game in suburban Denver (all times local): 7:20 p.m. A 13-year-old umpire says his warning against both sides for using foul language prompted a fist fight between adults at a yo...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Who wore it best? Top Baseball Hall of Fame member with every jersey number Here are the best Baseball Hall of Fame players at each uniform number -- from Ozzie Smith at No. 1 to Carlton Fisk at No. 72.       ...
20:00, 07/20/2019

Zito book to detail baseball career, religious belief Barry Zito has written a book detailing his rise and fall as a baseball pitcher and his intensifying belief in religion        ...
08:13, 05/11/2019

Pro baseball league uses AI umpire for the first time, coach gets ejected for arguing with it You’re outta here! Professional baseball‘s first AI umpire – in the form of an automated strike zone – didn’t take long to chalk up its first ejection after 1988 Cy Young winner and current pitching coach of the Atlantic League’s Highpoint Rockers, F...
14:13, 07/20/2019

Opinion: Youth baseball brawl latest example of parents being babies Last week's news of a group of Colorado parents fighting each other at a youth baseball game didn't surprise columnist Mitch Albom.       ...
21:26, 06/23/2019

Reds' Derek Dietrich doing everything he can to make baseball loosen up Reds veteran Derek Dietrich has become the king of hijinks, making headlines this season with bat-flips and colorful antics.        ...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Baseball stars react to David Ortiz shooting news Former Red Sox David Ortiz was shot and wounded Sunday at a club in the Dominican Republic, according to reports. The news caused an outpouring of love, support and prayers across social media for the three-time World Series champion and 10-time All-...
08:13, 06/10/2019

Honus Wagner baseball card sells privately for $1.2 million LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) — A Honus Wagner baseball card has been sold privately for $1.2 million. SCP Auctions in Southern California says the 1909-11 T206 card was graded in Good 2 condition on a scale of 1 to 10 by Professional Sports Authenticat...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Righteous Baseball Dude Kumar Rocker Saved Vanderbilt Again The last time we checked in on freshman Vanderbilt pitcher Kumar Rocker, he had just vanquished the vile Duke Blue Devils with a 19-strikeout no-hitter that also featured some well-earned shit-talking. That start saved Vanderbilt from postseason elim...
19:39, 06/26/2019

Baseball in London? It’s a Real Thing, Even When the Yankees Aren’t Visiting Britain’s rare baseball devotees hope the visit from the Red Sox and Yankees this weekend will make the sport more than a niche activity in their country....
23:00, 06/26/2019

Brawl erupts between parents, coaches at youth baseball game There’s no sucker-punching in baseball! A little league game turned into a giant brawl between parents and coaches in Colorado — and cops are looking to identify the participants. “These coaches and parents, unhappy with a baseball game involvi...
22:26, 06/19/2019

AOC takes swing at baseball team for calling her ‘enemy of freedom’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded Tuesday to a minor league baseball team that aired a video portraying her as an “enemy of freedom” and put her picture next to Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro. The Bronx Democrat wrote in a series of tweets that m...
04:13, 05/29/2019

Suspect arrested in killing of University of New Mexico baseball player Albuquerque police arrested a man on Friday, accusing him of killing a University of New Mexico (UNM) baseball player at a popular restaurant last weekend....
04:13, 05/12/2019

MLB trade roundup: Astros stun baseball, land Greinke When the 4 p.m. ET trade deadline passed Wednesday, the biggest names in the rumor mill in recent days hadn't gone anywhere and the new July 31 drop-dead cutoff seemed to be a dud. Then the Houston Astros stepped in....
11:13, 08/01/2019

Yankees remain baseball’s most valuable team, according to Forbes report While the Yankees haven’t finished atop the AL East division standings in nearly seven years, they’re still in first place when it boils down to dollars and cents.  According to a list of team values released by Forbes business magazine o...
11:52, 05/02/2019

Six Southern AZ teams battle for state championship in HS softball, baseball PHOENIX – Three Southern Arizona high school softball teams and three baseball squads from our region are suiting up In the state title game on Monday and Tuesday night.  Here’s the schedule. MONDAY, MAY 13 SOFTBALL: 5A CHAMPIONSHIP (ASU)...
06:52, 05/14/2019

Shaker Village Hosts 1869 Vintage Baseball Game Probably one of the most fun stories I've worked on as a sports journalist. @shakervillageky hosted a Vintage 1869 Baseball Game between the Bluegrass Barons and Cincinnati Redstockings Saturday. pic.twitter.com/V4zCDDCjJC — Eli Gehn (@EliG...
00:52, 06/16/2019

The Pirates are baseball’s most valuable World Series long shot LAS VEGAS — The MLB All-Star break is a great time to take stock of how teams did in the first half of the season (though technically most teams hit the halfway point nearly two weeks ago) and see if there’s any betting value left in the futures. Now...
21:52, 07/12/2019

For love and the game: How his son and baseball family inspire Charlie Montoyo The Blue Jays skipper has plenty to celebrate: He's finally managing in the big leagues and his son Alex is healthy after multiple open-heart surgeries....
21:26, 06/15/2019

Bill Walton Learned How To Enjoy Baseball In Real Time On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, former NBA superstar Bill Walton made his way into the broadcast booth of NBC Sports Chicago to be the color commentator for a White Sox-Angels game. Walton was his usual self whenever he spoke, taking quantum le...
18:26, 08/17/2019

Tim Tebow's baseball inexperience exposed at Triple-A level Former football standout Tim Tebow is hitting .137 and doesn't have a homer through season's first month.        ...
20:52, 05/04/2019

Opinion: Decades later, we're wondering about steroids in baseball – again Here we are two decades later, with MLB having one of the most extensive drug-testing programs, and we’re left wondering if history is repeating itself.       ...
17:39, 07/08/2019

Derek Jeter's Culture Of Accountability Looks An Awful Lot Like Marlins Baseball Since Major League Baseball’s players shut down the 1994 season with a work stoppage, only 13 teams have won a World Series. The Marlins have done it twice, with radically different teams, in 1997 and 2003. They’ve not been a factor in the National L...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Former St. John's baseball coach, player Russo dies at 74 Former St. John's baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as a coach, has died        ...
06:13, 05/28/2019

Here Are 13 Seconds Of Baseball That Were More Exciting Than The Entirety Of Thursday Night Football Thursday night’s regular-season opener between the Green Bay Packers and the Chicago Bears was a real dog. Fancy camera angles and old-timey costumes could not lift the sloppy, disjointed mess on the field. It would be generous to describe it as a de...
18:39, 09/06/2019