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Mets’ stud pitching prospect won’t be called up as a reliever

If Anthony Kay receives a promotion to the Mets this season, it likely will be in his natural role as a starting pitcher. A day after the organization’s top pit...

Mets’ stud pitching prospect won’t be called up as a reliever

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Why Mets shouldn’t rush up stud pitching prospect Jason Vargas plans to return from the injured list Saturday afternoon to start for the Mets against the Tigers, and you know what that means: It’s time to contemplate other options for the Mets’ starting rotation. (Yes, to be fair, the soft-throwing ...
06:39, 05/25/2019

The other Mets pitching prospect quietly moving on up As Anthony Kay took center stage at the MLB Futures Game on Sunday night in Cleveland, the Mets’ other fast-rising pitching prospect was off the radar. By now, Ryley Gilliam is probably used to there being little fanfare for him. The Mets’ 2018 fifth...
22:52, 07/08/2019

Yankees’ stud prospect Deivi Garcia promoted to Triple-A Deivi Garcia, who some talent evaluators outside the organization believe is the Yankees’ top prospect, was promoted from Trenton (Double-A) to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday. Garcia, a 20-year-old right-hander from the Dominican Republic...
08:39, 07/12/2019

Yankees expected to sign ‘stud’ international prospect Jasson Dominguez While the Yankees scour the trade market for a starting pitcher to add for the stretch run, they could make an even more significant addition Tuesday. That’s when the Yankees are expected to sign Jasson Dominguez, considered by many to be not just th...
22:13, 07/01/2019

Cubs call up pitching prospect Alzolay The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted pitching prospect Adbert Alzolay and the right-hander is expected to make his major league debut Thursday against the visiting New York Mets....
23:13, 06/20/2019

Tigers pitching prospect Mize has shoulder inflammation DETROIT (AP) — Tigers prospect Casey Mize is going on the injured list with right shoulder inflammation. The team announced the move Friday, saying the Double-A right-hander had an MRI that was reviewed by Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Stephen Lemos. The...
02:39, 06/15/2019

The Yankees’ Trade Deadline Haul? A 20-Year-Old Pitching Prospect Yankees management stated for weeks that the team was seeking a top starting pitcher, but it whiffed on its efforts to improve the roster on Wednesday....
10:52, 08/01/2019

Yankees’ rising pitching prospect Deivi Garcia is now an All-Star, too LONDON — Right-hander Deivi Garcia, who has dominated at Single-A and Double-A, is the only Yankee to be selected to the All-Star Futures Game, to be played July 7 at Cleveland. The 20-year-old, who is 5-foot-9 and weighs 163 pounds, is 4-4 with a 2....
11:52, 06/29/2019

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he woul...
10:26, 06/29/2019

It took one week for Jay Bruce to turn into Phillies stud — and Mets’ nightmare The Mets thought they would see little of Jay Bruce when they shipped him to the American League, but he has returned to the NL East as one of the hottest hitters in baseball. The ex-Met has only been on the Phillies for a week, but has turned that i...
03:13, 06/11/2019

MLB notebook: Mets place reliever Familia on IL Bothered by a sore right shoulder and some rough outings recently, New York Mets reliever Jeurys Familia was placed on the 10-day injury list Wednesday....
04:00, 05/02/2019

Mets reliever Gsellman has partially torn lat muscle Mets reliever Robert Gsellman has a partially torn lat muscle that puts the rest of his season in jeopardy, a significant blow to New York's improved bullpen as the team chases a playoff spot       ...
04:13, 08/21/2019

Wilmer Font latest reliever to doom the Mets PHILADELPHIA — The lines of gasoline were in place as Walker Lockett departed Tuesday night’s game after pitching reasonably well into the sixth inning. In came Wilmer Font, carrying a blowtorch. And in almost predictable fashion this atrocious Mets ...
04:39, 06/26/2019

Mets hoping new reliever can author 2nd late-season revival Brad Brach shook off an ugly first half in Baltimore last season and pitched well down the stretch after being traded to the Braves. The Mets are looking for a similar turnaround from the right-hander who signed with them on Thursday after being rele...
11:00, 08/10/2019

Mets send another reliever to the IL and bring back familiar face MILWAUKEE — A banged-up Mets bullpen lost another component Saturday when Luis Avilan was placed on the injured list with a sore elbow. Avilan, who walked off the mound in discomfort in Friday’s eighth inning after getting two outs, will return to Ne...
08:13, 05/05/2019

Mickey Callaway Has A Very Mets Reason For Overworking His Most Reliable Reliever Mets ace Jacob deGrom was electric Tuesday night against the Atlanta Braves. Coming off a dispiriting 12–3 loss Monday to open the series, and having lost five of seven to drop four games below .500, the Mets needed deGrom to do the ace thing, and he...
08:52, 06/19/2019

How to Find a Stud Without a Stud Finder We’ve all been there at some point: anxiously trying to find a wall stud while you’re in the process of hanging a picture, shelf or TV mount. Most stud finders are inconsistent at best, and I’ve found the more I learn about how houses are built, the ...
01:13, 06/08/2019

What’s driving Mets’ new pitching coach to keep at it CHICAGO — The one constant in baseball is change. In personnel and approach. The Mets moved Dave Eiland out as pitching coach Thursday and now 82-year-old Phil Regan is trying to point the team’s pitchers in the right direction. On Friday, Regan got ...
13:39, 06/22/2019

Jason Vargas cramps up in Mets’ pitching nightmare Mets starting pitchers are dropping like flies. Hours after the Mets placed Noah Syndergaard on the injured list with a strained right hamstring, Jason Vargas left Sunday’s game against the Cardinals with a left calf cramp while batting in the ...
00:00, 06/17/2019

Mets trade for Wilmer Font for much-needed pitching help With their pitching staff under siege by injuries, the Mets worked the trade market for relief. The Mets acquired Wilmer Font from the Rays on Monday for a player to be named later, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed. With relievers Jeurys Famil...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Phil Regan, Who Is 82 Years Old, Is Your New Mets Pitching Coach Any Major League Baseball franchise setting out to hire a pitching coach over 80 years of age would do well to get Phil Regan. He has had a distinguished and improbably eventful life in baseball, and a very long one. Regan’s first big-league manager,...
19:39, 06/21/2019

Meet Phil Regan, the Mets’ new 82-year-old pitching coach The Mets are looking to an old friend to fix their pitching woes. Phil Regan, 82, will take over as the Mets’ interim pitching coach, while Ricky Bones will return as interim bullpen coach, in light of Dave Eiland and Chuck Hernandez receiving ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Mets’ offense stays silent, pitching is limping as it gets ugly MILWAUKEE — In remembrance of an iconic sitcom set in this city, these are “Unhappy Days” for the Mets. Their season may have jumped the shark Sunday, when starting pitcher Jason Vargas departed with “mild” left hamstring tightness and a makeshift li...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Struggling Mets fire pitching coach Dave Eiland CHICAGO – The Mets have found a fall guy in Dave Eiland, firing the longtime pitching coach as well as bullpen coach Chuck Hernandez. The 35-39 Mets will begin a four-game series with the Cubs Thursday at Wrigley Field. The Mets are replacing Eiland ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Edwin Diaz already giving credit to Mets’ new pitching coach CHICAGO — Edwin Diaz is already meshing with the Mets’ new pitching coach. The closer on Friday credited Phil Regan for a mechanical adjustment that helped Diaz stifle the Cubs in the ninth inning for the save in a 5-4 victory at Wrigley Field. The r...
11:39, 06/22/2019

Mets’ improbable pitching trend will be tested in tricky offseason The Mets and Cubs will play their most important three games this week since their four-game faceoff in October 2015. That the Mets’ strength has remained the same — with basically the same cast — is stunning for the major leagues in this...
20:13, 08/27/2019

Anthony Kay is joining scary ex-Mets prospect trend Anthony Kay is on his way to becoming a member of the ever-growing club that includes former Mets prospects who might one day come back to haunt the organization. The MLB trade deadline was just three days away when the left-handed pitcher learned on...
08:52, 08/26/2019

Top prospect Anthony Kay is moving closer to his Mets debut Anthony Kay is a step closer to his Mets debut. The highly touted 24-year-old lefty continues to blaze through the team’s farm system. Kay and right-handed reliever Ryley Gilliam were both promoted to Triple-A Syracuse on Monday, according to MLB.com...
03:13, 06/11/2019

Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden arrested on drug charges New York Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden was arrested in New Jersey last month for cocaine possession and driving under the influence, according to court documents....
18:52, 07/13/2019

Where Mets’ top prospect Andres Gimenez fits into shortstop uneasiness Of course Andres Gimenez tuned in from his Binghamton apartment to watch Pete Alonso win the Home Run Derby. “Knew he was going to win it,” the Mets’ top prospect said over the phone Friday through interpreter Ender Chavez who doubles as the Double-A...
08:52, 07/22/2019

Toronto Blue Jays trade Marcus Stroman to New York Mets for 2 pitching prospects New York is sending the Blue Jays two of its top pitching prospects, 24-year-old left-hander Anthony Kay and 18-year-old right-hander Simeon Woods Richardson....
08:52, 07/29/2019

New York Mets hire former Sandy Koufax teammate Phil Regan, 82, as pitching coach The New York Mets hired 82-year-old Phil Regan as the team's interim pitching coach after firing former pitching coach Dave Eiland and bullpen coach Chuck Hernandez....
10:13, 06/22/2019

Pirates Reliever Requires Season-Ending Surgery After Locker Room Fight With Other Pirates Reliever The woeful Pittsburgh Pirates fined relievers Kyle Crick and Felipe Vázquez for their roles in a locker room altercation prior to the team’s game against the Giants Monday night. Worse and dumber than that, the altercation led to an injury to Crick’s...
07:13, 09/11/2019

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" to implement. The developers "aren't happy" with the upgrade...
15:26, 08/13/2019

Robinson Cano, called out for not hustling, gets hurt hustling in Mets' game vs. Nationals Two days after being benched for a lack of hustle, the New York Mets' Robinson Cano appeared to injure his leg running out a ground ball.        ...
03:26, 05/23/2019

Ignas Brazdeikis is Knicks’ other one-and-done NBA draft stud RJ Barrett drew all the attention and the headlines, and justifiably so. The Knicks’ first-round pick out of Duke was at one time considered the best prospect in the draft and set the ACC freshman scoring record (860 points). But Barrett wasn’t the o...
04:39, 06/24/2019

Yankees’ surprise stud suddenly nearing return Cameron Maybin is anxiously waiting to pick up where he left off. Since his third-inning exit from a strained left calf on June 21 against the Astros, Maybin has missed 15 straight games. But he feels on the cusp of a rehab assignment and inching clo...
22:39, 07/13/2019

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures The national stud farm, which was established in the 16th century to breed and train ceremonial horses for the Habsburg court, has become a Unesco world heritage site. Located 56 miles east of Prague in the town of Kladruby nad Labem, it is the first...
10:52, 08/16/2019

Washington will rack up points and wins behind stud transfer QB Jacob Eason, once targeted to be Georgia’s quarterback of the future, is turning back the clock. A five-star local recruit, Eason has come home to star for Washington. He transferred after two years at Georgia, where he lost the starting job to Jake ...
20:26, 07/09/2019

Oregon defensive stud may be Knicks’ next undrafted steal LAS VEGAS — When the 17-65 wreckage ended on April 11, Knicks coach David Fizdale promised the club would bring in some defensive-minded players to the roster for 2019-20. Meet Kenny Wooten. Wooten, the power forward from Oregon, has looked impressiv...
12:26, 07/09/2019

Kaare Vedvik is the stud Norwegian kicker the Ravens are looking to trade Ravens backup kicker Kaare Vedvik is familiar with using preseason games as an opportunity to showcase what he’s worth. The undrafted 25-year-old went 4 for 4 on field goals in Thursday night’s preseason opener against the Jaguars, with a long of 55 ...
03:26, 08/10/2019

Padres vs. Blue Jays: Take a shot on San Diego and its stud rookie We’re fast and now we’re first. If you are reading this, you are not alone. According to a new quarterly book from the Alliance for Audited Media, your Sunday New York Post (Amed Rosario) has blown past the lazy Daily News (Robinson Cano) in circulat...
19:13, 05/26/2019

How Maximum Security's Kentucky Derby disqualification affects his stud value Maximum Security wasn't supposed to be this good, and that could impact his breeding value far more than the Kentucky Derby controversy.        ...
16:52, 05/07/2019

Habsburg stud farm rides to UNESCO world heritage status The Kladruby stud in the Czech Republic has been breeding horses for royal service since the 1500s, when its sleek grey stallions were seen as a symbol of Habsburg power....
22:00, 07/18/2019

The Dodgers' Best Reliever Is Their Backup Catcher I regret to inform you that the Los Angeles Dodgers, a powerhouse that always seems to find new sources of talent whenever it needs, have a new shutdown reliever on their hands. He’s short, he’s Canadian, and he simply cannot be touched....
16:13, 08/28/2019

A’s snag reliever in a trade with Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals traded left-handed reliever Jake Diekman to the Oakland Athletics for two minor league prospects amid of flurry of moves before Saturday night’s game against Cleveland. Kansas City also recalled oft-injured pitcher...
07:52, 07/28/2019

Red Sox reliever Hembree placed on IL with elbow strain BALTIMORE (AP) — Boston Red Sox reliever Heath Hembree has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained right elbow. Hembree is 1-0 with a 2.51 ERA and one save in 31 appearances. He is working on a streak of nine straight games without all...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Cardinals activate veteran reliever Gregerson CHICAGO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have activated veteran reliever Luke Gregerson from the 10-day injured list after he missed the first five weeks because of a right shoulder impingement. The 34-year-old right-hander has not pitched in a major l...
22:52, 05/04/2019

Braves reliever Swarzak on IL with shoulder inflammation NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Anthony Swarzak has been placed on the 10-day injured list with inflammation in his pitching shoulder, a significant blow to the bullpen for the NL East leaders. The team hopes Swarzak will be ready to return i...
05:52, 07/01/2019

Rangers reliever Kelley has lumps removed from throat ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley had two lumps surgically removed from his throat this week. Kelley says an initial biopsy on the lumps was inconclusive, so doctors removed a couple of “decent-sized” lumps on Th...
23:26, 05/18/2019

What Aaron Boone thinks of the Yankees’ newest reliever LOS ANGELES — Three days after signing reliever Trevor Rosenthal to a minor league contract, the Yankees landed right-handed reliever Cory Gearrin off waivers Friday from the Mariners and added him to the 40-man roster. The 33-year-old Gearrin worked...
11:00, 08/24/2019

Pirates suspend reliever Keone Kela 2 games The Pittsburgh Pirates have suspended reliever Keone Kela two games for an unspecified violation of his contract.       ...
02:00, 07/23/2019

Twins move on from struggling reliever Addison Reed SEATTLE (AP) — Relief pitcher Addison Reed has been designated for assignment by the Minnesota Twins following a rocky start to his rehabilitation assignment for a sprained thumb on his non-throwing hand that set him back in spring training. The 30-y...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Yankees reliever Tommy Kahnle out with wrist tendinitis DETROIT — Tommy Kahnle was unavailable out of the bullpen Tuesday night with right wrist tendinitis. The right-hander said the issue had cleared up by Tuesday night and he will be ready to pitch Wednesday if needed, but his absence left the Yankees s...
11:13, 09/11/2019

Yankees reliever David Hale put on IL due to back strain In addition to putting Luke Voit on the 10-day IL with a sports hernia that may or not need surgery, the Yankees placed right-handed reliever David Hale (back) on the IL. Righty reliever Jonathan Holder was recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre with in...
10:00, 08/01/2019

AL Central-leading Twins get reliever Romo from Marlins The AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins have acquired veteran reliever Sergio Romo in a trade with Miami, hoping to boost their beleaguered bullpen for the stretch       ...
05:26, 07/28/2019

Blue Jays trade reliever Hudson to Nationals KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Toronto Blue Jays continued to deal ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline, sending right-handed relief pitcher Daniel Hudson to the Washington Nationals for right-hander Kyle Johnston....
06:52, 08/01/2019

Phillies reliever Pat Neshek exits with apparent injury Philadelphia Phillies reliever Pat Neshek has left an appearance against the Washington Nationals with an apparent injury       ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Nationals release struggling reliever Trevor Rosenthal WASHINGTON (AP) — Right-hander Trevor Rosenthal has been released by the Washington Nationals, who ran out patience waiting for the reliever to return to form. Rosenthal ends his three-month stint in Washington with a 0-1 record and an unsightly 22.7...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Jays place reliever Mayza on injured list The Toronto Blue Jays pitching staff was hit with another injury Sunday as the team announced right-handed reliever Tim Mayza had been placed on the the 10-day injured list with left ulnar neuritis....
02:26, 05/27/2019

Yankees reliever Dellin Betances throws in simulated game TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees reliever Dellin Betances faced hitters for the first time in almost three months, throwing 20 pitches to minor leaguers in a simulated game Wednesday. Betances has not pitched in a game since March 17, his fourth a...
20:26, 06/05/2019

Nationals reliever Jonny Venters can’t stay on the mound, but he can’t walk away, either Venters underwent season-ending shoulder surgery after just three appearances with Washington. He plans to try to pitch, at least one more time, because it's all he knows....
13:39, 09/10/2019

Cardinals reliever Jordan Hicks to have Tommy John surgery ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hard-throwing closer Jordan Hicks is set to undergo Tommy John surgery on Wednesday. The 22-year-old Hicks was diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral on Monday following a MRI. Hicks was previously diagnosed with tendinitis in his ri...
02:26, 06/26/2019

Braves activate reliever Venters, send Minter to minors PHOENIX (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have activated left-handed reliever Jonny Venters from the injured list and sent former closer A.J. Minter to Triple-A Gwinnett. Atlanta made the moves before Friday night’s game at Arizona. Minter is 0-4 with ...
03:00, 05/11/2019

Dominant Dodgers Reliever Russell Martin Threw His First Career Strikeout Some MLB managers might believe that, when the team is down 8-2 and the bullpen is drained, it’s time to give up and send out a position player to pitch. Not Dave Roberts, though. When he and his Dodgers found themselves in that exact situation at th...
17:39, 06/27/2019

Nationals sign reliever Fernando Rodney to a minor league deal Rodney, 42, was designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics on May 25. If called up to the big club, he will be the oldest pitcher in baseball....
06:52, 06/02/2019

Cubs activate reliever Pedro Strop, hoping to boost bullpen CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs activated reliever Pedro Strop from the 10-day injured list before Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Rockies and optioned reliever Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa. The 33-year-old Strop, who went on the IL...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Orioles involved in another dugout spat, this time between reliever and third-base coach Orioles reliever Richard Bleier and third-base coach Jose Flores were involved in a dugout spat after Bleier's exit in the team's loss Wednesday.       ...
19:13, 08/29/2019

After four years and a gruesome injury, Nationals reliever Aaron Barrett is returning to the majors Barrett underwent Tommy John surgery in 2015, then broke his arm while throwing during his rehab. But he has made it all the way back to the big leagues....
14:00, 09/04/2019

Umpires Delay Game To Review Reliever's Motion, Greatly Confuse Dee Gordon Most relief pitchers good enough to last eight seasons in the Major Leagues will have careers that look roughly as bizarre as Cory Gearrin’s. Some of those relievers are closers or setup aces or multi-inning firemen types, and they’ll have a more lin...
22:26, 05/14/2019

Arizona Diamondbacks reliever Yoan Lopez's tattoos personify family, journey to MLB Arizona Diamondbacks reliever Yoan Lopez remembers his mother, his boat trip from Cuba and his major league debut through his tattoos.        ...
04:13, 05/01/2019

Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Kyle Crick injured in altercation with closer Felipe Vazquez The Pittsburgh Pirates' Kyle Crick had the index finger tendon on his pitching hand repaired after a clubhouse altercation with closer Felipe Vazquez.       ...
06:39, 09/11/2019

Marlins 3, Mets 0: Mets Lose Fifth in Row, and Robinson Cano Joins Manager on Hot Seat Mickey Callaway, whose job security may have become more tenuous, defended Cano, who failed to run out a grounder for the second time in three games against the Marlins....
00:00, 05/20/2019

Reds 1, Mets 0: Jacob deGrom Returns to 2018 Form. So Does the Mets’ Offense. After three straight losses, deGrom looked like himself throwing seven shutout innings. The Mets lost when Edwin Diaz allowed a solo homer in the top of the ninth inning....
07:52, 05/02/2019

Mets Extend Olive Branch To Fans By Limiting Their Ability To Watch The Mets The Mets are a revolving door of controversy and incompetence, as the most recent New York team to win a pennant(!) has spent the past month (or two, or three...) plagued by internal anger, poor play, and a tendency to kill off ex-players before they...
01:00, 07/24/2019

Mets flub 'Miracle Mets' celebration, declaring 2 players dead when they're still alive They are the New York Mets after all. During the pre-game ceremony Saturday marking the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Miracle Mets, two members of that celebrated team were listed as dead in a "we remember" montage even though they are still very much...
23:26, 06/30/2019

Mets Ninth-Inning Bullpen Implosion Special Even By Mets Standards My God, the Mets. Phew. The hell they entered Tuesday night is a special, Mets-only hell. There are excruciating losses, and then there’s watching in horror as a sure-fire victory leaps out of the bag and lays waste to the dwindling hopes of your fad...
10:26, 09/04/2019

Phillies 14, Mets 3: An Inning to Forget: Steven Matz of the Mets Allows 8 Runs and Records No Outs Matz established a new nadir for the struggles of Mets starting pitchers, exiting with his team down by 8-0. The Phillies made it 10-0 by the end of the first before winning 14-3....
18:39, 04/28/2019

The Mets Bullpen Completes A Remarkable Phillies Sweep Of The Mets Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: The New York Mets lost in deeply dispiriting fashion Thursday, to finish off a gruesome series and drop eight games below .500. Things are getting pretty grim over there....
06:52, 06/28/2019

Mets 4, Reds 3 | 10 innings: Mets Blow Lead in Ninth but Pete Alonso Wins Game in Tenth The rookie first baseman hit a sacrifice fly that was the difference in a win over Cincinnati in which Jeurys Familia failed to secure a six-out save....
22:13, 05/08/2019

Do Not Let The Barrage Of Mets Failures Distract You From This Mets Failure When the Mets manage to make the covers of all three New York City–area tabloids, as they did on Tuesday morning, it is seldom because they’ve done something good. Some of that is because of how New York City’s tabloids work and most of it is because...
00:52, 05/23/2019

Yankees’ pitching upgrades could come from within Luis Severino isn’t the only addition the Yankees may make to their pitching staff for the stretch run. Right-hander Deivi Garcia is slated to make his debut with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday against Columbus. The 20-year-old was promoted...
07:13, 07/15/2019

Yankees must think out of the box to end pitching disaster BOSTON — Time for extreme measures. Bullpenning. Openers. Whatever it takes to get the Yankees out of this full-blown starting pitching meltdown. For that’s what we are witnessing here at Fenway Park, CC Sabathia’s abbreviated outing the latest domin...
07:52, 07/28/2019

Rangers vs. A’s: Pitching makes the Under the bet in this one The Texas Rangers had allowed four runs or fewer in nine of their past 14 games entering Thursday night, and have one of their more trustworthy starters going in Lance Lynn against the Oakland A’s. He is 7-4 with a 4.50 ERA and has yielded just one h...
23:52, 06/07/2019

Mop up duty: Position players pitching This MLB season has seen a record number of position players taking the mound. A look at some of those who did.       ...
22:39, 08/21/2019

Twins vs. Tigers: Take the Over in this bad pitching matchup Though Matthew Boyd is deemed by bookmakers as the most valuable pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, he likely should not be priced that way given his recent results. This overvaluing of Boyd gives the Twins unprecedented value on Saturday against a bad ...
23:13, 08/31/2019

Ads Pitching CBD as a Cure-All Are Everywhere. Oversight Hasn’t Kept Up. “Basically nobody” is overseeing the quality of the many cannabidiol products that have proliferated, one researcher said. The F.D.A. says it is doing everything it can....
17:52, 08/13/2019

Trevor Rosenthal Pitching Update: Look Out! Scattershot Nationals reliever Trevor Rosenthal was sent to the injured list back on April 26, two days after his last outing, another alarming disasterpiece in what is shaping up to be a nightmare of a season. The official line at the time was that ...
22:52, 05/31/2019

International prospect day primer Today is one of my favorite days of the baseball season and it has nothing to do with the major league team. July 2nd is International Signing Day because the window to sign players from other countries opens again with an entirely new crop of player...
00:39, 07/03/2019

Yankees’ pitching staff could be revamped in many ways In addition to Luis Severino facing batters for the first time before Sunday’s 8-4 loss to Cleveland as he comes back from the lat strain that has sidetracked his season, Dellin Betances threw a bullpen session, as he attempts to come back from a lat...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Yankees can’t ignore other half of pitching mission Wandering eyes will be focused on the likes of Toronto’s Marcus Stroman, the Giants’ Madison Bumgarner and perhaps Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer over the coming weeks as the Yankees look to fortify their starting pitching for the stretch run and beyond. A...
03:52, 07/11/2019

Cubs vs. Reds: This pitching matchup is bad for offense The Cincinnati Reds are the top team to playing totals Under in MLB this year and face a starting pitcher in Kyle Hendricks who has been dominant at home this season. In his seven home starts in 2019, Hendricks is 4-1 with a 1.65 ERA and has allowed ...
23:26, 07/15/2019

How it keeps getting trickier for Yankees to pull off pitching trade Zack Wheeler went on the injured list Monday and the Giants swept a doubleheader, emphasizing how sensitive the starting pitching market is and how it can shift almost daily with every pain and gain between now and July 31. The twists and turns obvio...
00:13, 07/17/2019

Yankees get dose of reality as pitching crumbles Interpret the stench coming out of a silent Yankee Stadium, where the Indians whipped the Yankees from foul pole to foul pole Thursday night and spit out the reasons. Not allowed among them is the Yankees moving Mike Ford from first base to the mound...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Red Sox vs. Rockies: Pitching makes Boston the favorite It is no secret a lot of runs are being scored in Coors Field this season and that both the Rockies and Red Sox are in the bottom 10 of the majors in ERA from starting pitchers. German Marquez and Rick Porcello were supposed to start Tuesday with bot...
20:13, 08/27/2019

Yankees must get pitching reinforcements before trade deadline BOSTON — The sample size grows. And with it, the need for reinforcements, be they internal, external or both. Any hopes that the Yankees’ starting-rotation funk would cease at one full turn — that their pitching, more generally, would stop bleeding l...
12:13, 07/26/2019

Yanks' pitching coach: 'My responsibility' for woes "It's my responsibility to get it right," pitching coach Larry Rothschild said after the Yankees' 9-5 loss to the Red Sox on Saturday. Since June 29, New York's rotation has posted a 7.09 ERA, the second-worst ERA in the majors across that span....
09:00, 07/28/2019

Yankees’ concerns go way past starting pitching You want to gripe about the recent run of deplorable starts by Yankee pitchers, howl your lungs out. The numbers are ugly to the point where Domingo German’s 5 ¹/₃-inning stint against the Red Sox on Sunday night at Fenway Park when the Yankees snapp...
09:13, 07/30/2019

Stroman? Bauer? The best Yankees pitching targets right now On Wednesday afternoon, Braves left-hander Dallas Keuchel gave up five runs (four earned) to the Brewers over 5 ²/₃ innings, walking two and striking out five. His ERA shot up from 3.09 to 3.58 in six starts, totaling 37 ²/₃ innings. Those overall nu...
10:26, 07/18/2019

The Red Sox pitching staff is a constantly evolving disaster Andrew Cashner failed to help the Red Sox’s starting rotation, but he could become their desperate bullpen savior. After posting a brutal 8.01 ERA over six starts since being acquired by the Orioles last month, Cashner was pulled from the rotat...
20:52, 08/14/2019

Where Yankees could pivot in hellish pitching market Frustration. The Yankees were feeling it, anyway. Then Marcus Stroman came off the board Sunday and for far less than the Yanks perceived the Blue Jays were requesting from them. Toronto wanted Deivi Garcia to front a deal and the Yanks were dubious ...
02:26, 07/30/2019

Yankees bashed by Red Sox as pitching disaster continues BOSTON — Larry Rothschild took one bullet and CC Sabathia another for a horrific starting rotation. In the wake of an eighth straight poor start that led to a 9-5 loss to the rampaging Red Sox on Saturday in front of a sold-out Fenway Park crowd of 3...
07:52, 07/28/2019

For the Second Half, the Yankees Have a Short Wish List: Pitching A strong bullpen and an overwhelming offense have lifted the Yankees to a stellar record. They know they’ll need a pitching upgrade to win a championship....
13:00, 07/12/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8-3 in that stretch. The Rockies are coming off a four-game series against the San Diego Padres in wh...
23:26, 06/18/2019

What Yankees’ Cashman is dealing with in pitching madness MINNEAPOLIS — Even when Yankees starters were cruising through a 14-game stretch from July 2-20, the front office followed pitchers with a chance of being traded before the July 31 deadline. Now, with James Paxton and CC Sabathia getting roughed up i...
08:13, 07/24/2019

Yankees Continue to Pummel Orioles Pitching Clint Frazier homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs as the Yankees kept up their assault on Baltimore pitching in an 11-4 rout Tuesday night....
09:39, 05/22/2019

Angels vs. Dodgers: Pitching matchup makes Under the bet The interleague battle for Los Angeles kicks off Monday with an up-and-coming ace going for the Angels and the NL Cy Young front-runner for the Dodgers. Hyun-Jin Ryu is off to a 9-1 record with a 1.35 ERA. As impressive as that is, he has been even m...
03:13, 06/11/2019

Prospect of Tighter Money at the ECB Increases Negotiations for top European Union jobs, including for the leadership of the European Central Bank, point to higher chances of a hawkish tilt in central-bank policy....
15:52, 05/29/2019

Why Argentina Shuddered at Prospect of Change at Top Nothing was decided in Argentina’s primary election Aug. 11. It was only meant to provide a sign of voter sentiment ahead of the real vote Oct. 27. What, then, explains the economic earthquake caused by the results? The poor showing by Mauricio Macri...
09:00, 09/02/2019

Clemson lands top-50 QB prospect Uiagalelei Clemson has landed yet another top-50 recruit in its 2020 class, this time with quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei. The No. 50 ranked prospect is the top pocket passer in the class and chose the Tigers over Oregon and Mt. San Antonio College....
23:39, 05/05/2019

Red Sox prospect K's minors-record 12 straight Red Sox prospect Yusniel Padron-Artiles struck out 14 batters -- including a record 12 straight -- on Thursday night in Class A Lowell's win over Batavia....
00:13, 09/07/2019

Where Yankees’ top prospect Estevan Florial goes from here Yankees top prospect Estevan Florial only has to look down the dugout to face his cautionary tale. It’s as old as baseball: highly touted up-and-comer has his dream squashed by injuries. Florial’s manager Aaron Holbert lived it. “I was a guy that was...
07:13, 07/15/2019

ECB Raises Prospect of Rate Cut, Follows Fed Lead The European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged but several officials raised the prospect of rate reductions, amplifying a global trend toward easier monetary policy to combat weaker growth....
16:52, 06/06/2019

Oil gains on prospect of U.S. interest rate cut Oil prices rose on Monday as the prospect of an expected interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed pessimism over U.S.-China trade talks and oil demand fears stoked by forecasts for slower global economic growth....
17:39, 07/29/2019

Pistons take international prospect Doumbouya at No. 15 AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have drafted Sekou Doumbouya with the No. 15 pick of the NBA draft. The 6-foot-9, 230-pound Doumbouya played last season in France’s top pro league. He does not turn 19 until December, but he could...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Kentucky gets SF Clarke, No. 4 prospect in 2021 Small forward Terrence Clarke has announced he is headed to Kentucky. Clarke, the No. 4 prospect in the Class of 2021, is expected to reclassify into the Class of 2020....
20:26, 09/14/2019

Oil edges up on prospect of U.S. interest rate cut Oil prices edged higher on Monday as the prospect of an expected interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed pessimism over U.S.-China trade talks and worries about slower global economic growth....
18:52, 07/29/2019

Oil rises 1.2% on prospect of US interest rate cut Oil prices edged higher on Monday as the prospect of an expected interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed pessimism over U.S.-China trade talks and worries about slower global economic growth....
00:00, 07/30/2019

Familiar blueprint is Yankees’ path to pitching solution Mike Tauchman is the latest Yankees positional find, a small pickup who is thriving and hinting at a much higher ceiling than initially perceived. He joins Didi Gregorius, Aaron Hicks, Gio Urshela and Luke Voit to deepen the lineup and bench. The Yan...
00:13, 07/28/2019

Bauer? Wheeler? Where Yankees’ pitching quest stands Now , where were we? The dizzying inaugural London Series felt more like a month than a weekend, albeit a fun month. The only baseball conclusion to draw from the Yankees’ overseas beatdown of the Red Sox? Boston’s bullpen, suspected as a liability e...
07:00, 07/02/2019

Keuchel? Bumgarner? The only viable Yankees’ pitching saviors For this year’s trade-deadline class of starting pitchers, you very well could prefer the maybes to the definitelys. That leaves the Yankees, clearly requiring some arms to complete their mission, in the spot of rooting for teams on the bubble to stu...
05:52, 06/04/2019

Pressure is on Aaron Boone in big Yankees pitching question James Paxton struggles in the first inning, which doesn’t rank as altogether different than, say, Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer continually messing up the cheese fries. It’s a pretty vital skill to lack in the respective fields of work. As fortune ...
04:26, 07/22/2019

Pitching is Cubs’ biggest culprit in road woes It’s been one of the enduring mysteries of the 2019 baseball season. Why have the Chicago Cubs been so bad on the road? There’s a chance for bettors to ponder that conundrum Wednesday night, when the Cubs visit the Philadelphia Phillies in a national...
21:13, 08/14/2019

Gleyber Torres rescues Yankees from pitching disaster Gleyber Torres sent the Yankees to England in style, with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth, as they outlasted the Blue Jays, 8-7, Wednesday in The Bronx. Torres’ heroics finished up a 9-1 homestand, as they won for the 11th time...
23:39, 06/26/2019

CC Sabathia’s first pitching coach not surprised by veteran’s success When CC Sabathia delivers his Hall of Fame speech, one face in the crowd will be that of the man who was Sabathia’s pitching coach when he was a 17-year-old minor leaguer in the Indians’ system. “I plan on being in Cooperstown that day,’’ Cleveland p...
11:39, 08/17/2019

Brian Cashman: Pitching struggles won’t force me into bad trade BOSTON — If nothing else, the past week has reinforced the Yankees’ need for starting-pitching help, as each starter was smacked around over the last turn of the rotation. General manager Brian Cashman acknowledged Friday the Yankees have hit “a bad ...
03:26, 07/27/2019

Patrick Corbin is only adding to Yankees pitching pain As Yankees starting pitchers keep getting rocked, the one that got away continues to shine. Patrick Corbin — who rejected the Yankees for a richer deal with the Nationals last winter — exited Wednesday night’s game against the Rockies after str...
07:39, 07/25/2019

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

Yankees add Ryan Dull as pitching transaction keep piling up Meet the Yankees’ newest arm: Ryan Dull. The right-hander was acquired off waivers from the Giants, the team announced Wednesday. He was added to the 40-man roster, resulting in Brady Lail being designated for assignment to make room. Dull come...
21:13, 08/14/2019

Yankees add Ryan Dull as pitching transactions keep piling up Meet the Yankees’ newest exciting arm: Ryan Dull. The right-hander was acquired off waivers from the Giants, the team announced Wednesday. He was added to the 40-man roster, resulting in Brady Lail being designated for assignment to make room. ...
01:13, 08/15/2019

Noah Syndergaard back in big way: Homers while pitching shutout Noah Syndergaard was the complete package Thursday. After stumbling through his previous three starts, the Mets right-hander rebounded with a getaway day special: a four-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts in which he homered for the game’s only run in a ...
23:52, 05/02/2019

Cubs’ Joe Maddon rips ‘out of control’ Pirates pitching PITTSBURGH — Joe Maddon isn’t against pitching inside. It’s when the ball starts buzzing batter’s heads that the Chicago Cubs manager thinks the increasingly thin line between aggressive and dangerous can get a little too blurry. On...
08:39, 07/05/2019

Domingo German to IL as Yankees pitching is now dangerously thin Injuries paved the way for Domingo German’s surprise season — and a trip to the injured list will soon put it on hold. The Yankees placed their impressive 26-year-old on the IL with a strained left hip flexor, calling up Stephen Tarpley i...
16:52, 06/09/2019

James Paxton still worried after pitching test: ‘Felt it a little bit’ TAMPA, Fla. — Yankees pitcher James Paxton still has discomfort in his ailing left knee, and shortstop Didi Gregorius planned to start a minor league injury rehabilitation assignment that Saturday that has him returning to the big league team by mid-...
22:39, 05/24/2019

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres is destroying AL East pitching There is good news for the rest of the AL East: The season is only two months longer. There are only so many more times you’ll have to face Gleyber Torres. Now the bad news: Torres will be back next year. And the year after. And the year after. And t...
10:39, 08/04/2019

Carlos Carrasco’s pitching return from leukemia went perfectly AKRON, Ohio — Carlos Carrasco shook off some nerves and returned to the mound. Two months after being diagnosed with leukemia, everything felt mostly normal for the Indians right-hander. “It was really special today,” Carrasco said. ̶...
10:00, 08/20/2019

Astros acquire Greinke in stunning pitching grab Zack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five innings on Wednesday, and that was the good news for the Bronx Bombers when it comes to the veteran pitcher....
00:01, 08/01/2019

A’s sign fan who wowed with viral in-stadium pitching challenge In the span of three weeks, Nathan Patterson went from just a regular fan at a baseball game to an MLB hopeful with a minor-league contract. On July 15, Patterson and his brother Christian attended a Rockies game when the two decided to try their luc...
16:26, 08/02/2019

Fate Came Back Around To Punish Max Fried's Pitching Hand Atlanta’s Max Fried is a very cool young pitcher. He got off to a great start this season, compiling a 4–1 record and a 2.11 earned run average through his first six starts, with a scrumptious 0.991 WHIP. He has also evidently run afoul of Fate, whic...
09:00, 05/08/2019

A Yankees postseason plan to combat their pitching issues The more effectively the Yankees answer the bulk of their great concerns, the more egregiously their lone remaining problem stands. Too many strikeouts on offense? They rank far better in the American League than last year. A lineup that tilts too fa...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Athletics’ Fiers pitching no-hitter thru 8 innings vs Reds OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics is pitching a no-hitter through eight innings against the Cincinnati Reds. Fiers has thrown 118 pitches Tuesday night in Oakland. He has struck out five and walked two. In 2015, Fiers pitched...
10:13, 05/08/2019

In Cleveland, a Young Pitching Corps Grows Up Quickly Three years after they were selected in the same draft, Shane Bieber, Aaron Civale and Zach Plesac are suddenly starring on the major league stage for a contending club....
19:39, 09/13/2019

How Cole Hamels found the secret to pitching in 2019 Why would a pitcher be OK with giving up home runs? For the Cubs left-hander, not fearing the long ball has been crucial to a career revival on the mound....
18:00, 04/30/2019

How Domingo German could change Yankees’ pitching quest Their homer-less and winless streak lasted one game. Then the Yankees returned to familiarity Wednesday. They went deep twice. They won a game. This has been their first half — tons of long balls, lots of victories. They are at three weeks without lo...
06:26, 07/04/2019

Roark strikes out seven, pitching A's to sweep of Yankees Tanner Roark struck out seven and didn't walk a batter over six-plus innings, Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka struggled early and the Oakland Athletics beat New York 5-3 for a three-game series sweep       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

UK must leave EU on Oct. 31, PM Johnson says when asked about prospect of resigning Parliament should honor the 2016 Brexit referendum and leave the European Union on Oct. 31, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday when asked if he would resign if his government lost a vote of no-confidence....
21:52, 08/08/2019

Royals bringing top prospect Lopez up from minors KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals are bringing up top prospect Nicky Lopez from Triple-A Omaha, and he could make his big league debut when Kansas City opens a series against Texas on Tuesday night. Right-hander Jake Newberry was optioned to Omaha i...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Top US prospect R.J. Hampton signs with New Zealand team AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Guard R.J. Hampton, a top U.S. prospect, has decided to forego his college eligibility to sign with the New Zealand Breakers in the National Basketball League. The 18-year-old Hampton, who is a possible top 10 selection i...
10:52, 05/29/2019

Heavyweight prospect will get breakout moment he craves Mix the pride and passion of Polish boxing with the heart and attitude of being from Brooklyn, and you get what could be the borough’s latest heavyweight prospect: Adam Kownacki. He’s called “Babyface,” and though his features might be soft, Kownacki...
11:52, 08/03/2019

Russian prospect could help add depth to Rangers’ defense One of the operable words in rebuilding a team is flexibility. And what helps create flexibility is depth. So as the Rangers continuing juggling a handful of scenarios in the lead-up to Monday’s start of free agency — including the possibility of sig...
10:26, 06/28/2019

Murray relishing prospect of playing with Williams "Andy Murray has said he might never get another chance to play with Serena Williams at Wimbledon and is excited about teaming up with the American in the mixed doubles at SW19."...
11:13, 07/04/2019

How to watch top MLB prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr.'s debut One of the best baseball prospects ever debuts Friday, with the Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. facing the Oakland Athletics. Here is how to watch....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Rockies prospect Fernandez gets 50-game ban for amphetamine NEW YORK (AP) — Colorado Rockies prospect Vince Fernandez has been suspended 50 games under baseball’s minor league drug program after testing positive for amphetamine. Fernandez is an outfielder with Double-A Hartford and was ranked the 24th b...
00:39, 06/08/2019

Manchester City’s dominance is a frightening prospect "Manchester City were frighteningly good in the FA Cup final but their dominance of the English game is a frightening prospect for the game as a whole, writes Marcus Foley."...
10:26, 05/19/2019

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

He was a five-star recruit and an NFL prospect. Now he's in prison Also this week: *The* Ohio State University makes a silly request, helmets are making waves in the NFL and all the biggest moments you need to see.       ...
17:26, 08/18/2019

Pitching, offense are at a loss as Baltimore’s free fall continues Starter Aaron Brooks fails to produce a spark and offense is AWOL as Orioles fall to Red Sox, 9-1, for their fifth consecutive loss and 10th in 11 games....
08:26, 08/17/2019

Cardinals pitching legend Bob Gibson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson, who won the Cy Young and National League MVP awards with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1968, announced he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer....
16:26, 07/14/2019

Villar slam, Means’ pitching lifts Orioles past Red Sox 4-1 BALTIMORE (AP) — Jonathan Villar hit a grand slam, John Means handcuffed Boston’s torrid offense over seven innings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Red Sox 4-1 Monday night. Villar connected in the second inning off Josh Smith (0-1), who was...
05:00, 05/07/2019

Vornado pitching office building to replace Hotel Pennsylvania Vornado Realty Trust is now actively pitching the proposed 1,400-foot-tall office building that would take the place of the battle-worn Hotel Pennsylvania at 401 Seventh Ave. The Post revealed the first rendering of the 2.8-million-square-footer — de...
04:13, 06/12/2019

Pitching-needy Brewers acquire Jordan Lyles from Pirates Another starting pitcher has been taken off the market. The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded right-hander Jordan Lyles to the Milwaukee Brewers, according to The Athletic. Milwaukee will send reliever prospect Cody Ponce to Pittsburgh in return. Lyles,...
02:26, 07/30/2019

Cardinals Flamethrower Jordan Hicks Shredded His Pitching Elbow In some MLB injury news that felt as sadly inevitable as it is disappointing, St. Louis Cardinals closer Jordan Hicks is likely out for the long-term future, as the team announced today that he tore the UCL in his right (throwing) elbow. The Cardinal...
01:39, 06/25/2019

Brian Cashman’s pitching trade history has its share of disasters This ain’t Brian Cashman’s first rodeo. Some trade deadlines, the Yankees general manager ties down his prey, so to speak, in his hunt for starting pitchers. In other years, Cashman himself has been figuratively roped. Here’s a breakdown of all the J...
20:00, 07/31/2019

Astros’ pitching looks scary good with Zack Greinke on deck HOUSTON — Another day, another dominant pitching performance by the Astros. Justin Verlander struck out 10 on Sunday and the Astros beat the Mariners 3-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. A day after Astros newcomer Aaron Sanchez and three relievers com...
15:52, 08/05/2019

Jordan Montgomery is the other returning Yankee who can boost pitching staff The narrative has been well-discussed all year — the Yankees awaiting a shot in the arm in the form of a pitcher returning from injury late in the season. That was once Jordan Montgomery’s claim before Luis Severino and Dellin Betances made it ...
20:26, 08/29/2019

Yankees’ best pitching options in a quickly shrinking trade market When this month began, you pretty much could have guaranteed Madison Bumgarner and Trevor Bauer were going to be traded before July was done. The Giants were a below-.500 also-ran whose new GM, Farhan Zaidi, was hired to think big picture and not get...
22:39, 07/23/2019

Yankees ride odd pitching and sixth-inning eruption into first place The Yankees opened with a struggling Chad Green and followed him up with Nestor Cortes, Jr., who hasn’t yet had success in the majors. Going against Tampa Bay’s Charlie Morton, the Yankees seemed to be in trouble when Green gave up two runs in the se...
00:52, 05/20/2019

How one of Yankees’ top pitching prospects fared in first Double-A start of year Yankees top pitching prospect Deivi Garcia needed a whopping 96 pitches to complete just four innings of work.  From start to finish, he allowed five walks, two singles, and one grand slam following a mound visit with two outs during the second frame...
20:52, 05/02/2019

Yankees coach takes blame for miserable pitching streak It’s a tradition that has been part of sports’ landscape since Adam and Eve talked about launch angles: Players win. Coaches lose. So, with the Yankees rotation in a free fall, voices outside of the organization would like to usher pitching coach Lar...
09:13, 07/30/2019

'Like pitching in a rainforest': MLB fans and players struggle in brutal heatwave Temperatures have soared across large parts of United StatesTeams have stopped taking batting practice in extreme heatAt Wrigley Field, mist machines tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In C...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Yankees’ best pitching hope after stunningly quiet trade deadline What the Yankees have now will have to be good enough. The AL East leaders let the trade deadline pass without making any big deals — they did acquire minor league left-hander Alfredo Garcia from the Rockies for Joseph Harvey — despite a ...
01:13, 08/01/2019

Wild Man Max Scherzer Is Pitching With A Huge Shiner One Day After Breaking His Nose Tuesday afternoon Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice, while working on his bunting. Among the many reasons this was unfortunate is poor timing: Scherzer was scheduled to pitch Thursday evening, in the second game of a day-night doubl...
02:00, 06/20/2019

As October Approaches, Yankees Start Assembling Pitching Puzzle With some important arms returning from injury and the anything-goes chaos of the postseason approaching, the club has to figure out who will fill what role....
04:39, 09/10/2019

Nationals vs. Dodgers: Deceiving pitching matchup recipe for runs The Nationals and Dodgers send a pair of high-profile pitchers — Max Scherzer and Walker Buehler, respectively — to the mound Saturday. Their past success has led to a very low total, which may not be warranted given the way things have gone for them...
02:13, 05/12/2019

Pitching woes hurting Yankees’ World Series odds No interleague series has as much historical allure as the Yankees battling the Dodgers. Those franchises met in the World Series in 1941, ’47, ’49, ’52, ’53, ’55 and ’56 when the Dodgers resided in Brooklyn, and in ’63, ’77, ’78 and ’81 after their ...
02:00, 08/24/2019

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down By signing to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business....
07:00, 05/22/2019

Top Pirates prospect Keller to debut Monday in doubleheader Top pitching prospect Mitch Keller will make his major league debut for the Pittsburgh Pirates in a doubleheader Monday against the Cincinnati Reds        ...
02:26, 05/27/2019

Israelis Are Contending With the Prospect of a Third Poll Just Days After Voting JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis were contending with the prospect of a third election on Thursday, two days after an unprecedented repeat election left the country’s two main political parties deadlocked, with neither Prime Minister Benjamin Ne...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Reds bring up top prospect Nick Senzel for debut CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds are bringing up top prospect Nick Senzel for his major league debut. The 23-year-old outfielder will bat second and play center field against the San Francisco Giants on Friday night. Cincinnati selected his cont...
20:13, 05/03/2019

AP source: Top Rockies prospect Rodgers expected in majors A person with knowledge of the situation says the Colorado Rockies are expected to call up top prospect Brendan Rodgers        ...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Tigers Prospect Dies After Electric Skateboard Accident Chace Numata, a catcher in the Detroit Tigers organization, died Monday from injuries he sustained in a skateboarding accident early Friday morning. He was 27 years old....
02:00, 09/04/2019

Blue Jays add top prospect Bichette for series vs. Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Blue Jays have called up top prospect Bo Bichette about 2 hours before first pitch against the Kansas Royals on Monday night as they continued with sweeping changes to their big league roster....
10:00, 07/30/2019

Yankees prospect Deivi Garcia’s value skyrockets with 15-strikeout gem If the Yankees plan on shopping Deivi Garcia, any offer they make just got a lot more attractive. Garcia, the Yankees’ fourth-ranked prospect on MLB.com, struck out 15 batters in all of six innings on Tuesday night, pitching for the Trenton Thu...
05:13, 06/20/2019

Rangers wrap up prospect tournament on high note The Rangers already had moved on to thinking about the opening of training camp when the prospects tournament in Traverse City, Mich., ended Tuesday. The Baby Blueshirts, who locked up fifth place after a 5-3 win over the Blues, sat Kaapo Kakko, Vita...
11:13, 09/11/2019

UK's Javid set to boost spending as prospect of election grows British finance minister Sajid Javid will announce increases in public spending on Wednesday, preparing the ground for a possible snap election call by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who is seeking a way to break resistance to his Brexit plans....
02:52, 09/04/2019

Dog lover saves drowning pit bull with CPR in Prospect Park She wasn’t going to let a drowning dog die. A dog lover saved an aging pit bull who was pulled from Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Lake Thursday — by administering “mouth-to-snout” resuscitation on the soggy pooch. “She was soaking wet. She smelled like a ...
05:39, 07/27/2019

How two tragedies shaped top NFL prospect Yetur Gross-Matos Yetur Gross-Matos' father saved him from drowning as a toddler. His older brother died after being struck by lightning. With the help of the rest of his family, he carries their memory as he's on the verge of stardom....
14:52, 06/14/2019

Rays prospect Honeywell fractures bone, out another year BOSTON (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays pitching prospect Brent Honeywell has fractured a bone in his right elbow throwing a pitch during a bullpen session and will miss another season. The Rays made the announcement Saturday between games of a doubleheader in ...
01:00, 06/09/2019

Yankees’ star prospect Estevan Florial goes off in return Estevan Florial, one of the Yankees’ top offensive prospects, returned to action Monday night for Single-A Tampa after being sidelined with a non-displaced right wrist fracture suffered during spring training. The 21-year-old went 2-for-4 with a home...
10:26, 06/04/2019

Giants prospect suspended for performance-enhancing drug San Francisco Giants pitching prospect Logan Webb suspended 80 games for testing positive for performance-enhancing substance        ...
21:00, 05/01/2019

Video: The 'daunting' prospect of a Mercedes F1 engine upgrade Mercedes remains unbeaten six races into the 2019 Formula 1 season, but is the only engine manufacturer yet to have introduced an upgraded specification...
21:13, 05/29/2019

Indians call up prospect Mercado as Naquin heads to IL CHICAGO (AP) — The Cleveland Indians recalled prospect Oscar Mercado from Triple-A Columbus on Tuesday and placed outfielder Tyler Naquin on the 10-day injured list with a left calf strain. The 24-year-old Mercado started in left field and batted six...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Trump says of impeachment prospect: There was no high crime, no misdemeanor U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday rejected talk among Democrats about the possibility of launching an impeachment inquiry against him in the aftermath of the Russia probe, saying he did nothing to merit such an outcome....
16:13, 05/30/2019

Iran sees no prospect of negotiations with U.S.: foreign ministry Iran sees no prospect of negotiations with the United States, a foreign ministry spokesman said on Tuesday, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump said a deal with Tehran on its nuclear program was possible....
10:26, 05/28/2019

Family of Rays prospect killed in triple homicide In a statement, the Rays said their "hearts are broken for Blake (Bivens)." The Double-A pitcher's wife, child and mother-in-law were killed Tuesday, sources told ESPN....
05:26, 08/28/2019

Martin Fehervary is the prospect the Caps can’t stop gushing about “We’re all big fans of his,” director of player development Steve Richmond said of the defenseman in July. “I think he’s got a chance to play in the NHL this year....
00:00, 09/14/2019

Royals trade right-hander Bailey to A's for prospect The Kansas City Royals are sending Homer Bailey to the Oakland Athletics after scratching the veteran right-hander about 45 minutes before his scheduled start Sunday against Detroit       ...
21:13, 07/14/2019

Royals top prospect Nicky Lopez gets big league shot The Royals are giving top prospect Nicky Lopez his big league shot, summoning him from Triple-A Omaha and putting him right into the starting lineup for their series opener against the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night       &#...
23:52, 05/14/2019

It's Gingergaard time: What to know for Dodgers prospect Dustin May's MLB debut The Dodgers didn't make a deadline splash, but pitching help is still on the way. Here's what you need to know as L.A.'s top pitching prospect with an incredible nickname makes his major league debut....
21:13, 08/02/2019

3 people robbed at gunpoint in Prospect Park: cops Three people were robbed at gunpoint while relaxing in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, police said Sunday. Two women, ages 20 and 21, and a 20-year-old man were “just chilling” in a field in Prospect Park near 3rd Street in Park Slope at ...
19:39, 07/07/2019

Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole put on the greatest pitching show in baseball Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole could become the first teammates in nearly two decades to finish 1-2 in the Cy Young balloting.       ...
05:26, 09/13/2019

Opinion: Astros dominate opponents behind powerful offense, spectacular pitching The Astros continue to bludgeon the opposition, winning 21-1 and 15-0 in back-to-back games and outscoring its opponents by 255 runs this season.       ...
23:13, 09/10/2019

Yankees’ minor league pitching guru headed to Georgia Tech The Yankees are on the verge of losing highly regarded minor league pitching coordinator Danny Borrell to Georgia Tech. According to a person with knowledge of the situation, Borrell and the school are closing in on a five-year deal for him to be the...
16:26, 08/02/2019

Two-time Cy Young winner Corey Kluber breaks pitching arm after being hit by 102 mph liner Two-time Cy Young Award-winning pitcher Corey Kluber broke his right forearm Wednesday night after he was struck by Miami Marlins’ Brian Anderson’s liner in the fifth inning....
18:13, 05/02/2019

Nationals shake things up, fire pitching coach Derek Lilliquist Lilliquist joined the Nationals ahead of the 2018 season. The pitching staff was hit by injuries last season but has regressed during a 13-17 start to this season....
05:00, 05/03/2019

Manoah’s pitching leads West Virginia past Texas Tech OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Alek Manoah’s dominance helped fourth-seeded West Virginia beat top-seeded Texas Tech 5-1 in the Big 12 Tournament on Thursday night. Manoah, the Big 12 Pitcher of the Year, gave up one run on four hits and struck out 10 in...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Pitching Pitbull: The start-ups hitting Miami Beach for a chance to woo the superstar At the eMerge Americas conference in Miami, start-ups from around the world compete for a chance to pitch their breakthrough business ideas to Pitbull, the American rap star and entrepreneur....
19:52, 04/29/2019

Snoop Dogg, rain out, Red Sox’s pitching give peek into sports madness How about a change-up from a screwball? Not that you care, but it’s time I shared the method to my growing madness. I compile notes — accent on pile — that I hope are of interest. Then I sort through them and bang on a keyboard. Today, however, a bli...
01:52, 06/16/2019

Mets 5, Brewers 2: Mets Bid Travis d’Arnaud Adieu, Then Beat Brewers D’Arnaud had struggled since returning to the majors less than a year since undergoing Tommy John surgery. The Mets’ win wasn’t without worry: Robinson Cano was hit by a pitch on his hand....
01:39, 04/29/2019

Yankees prospect Michael King is latest injury blow This being the 2019 Yankees, even the prospect health news is unfortunate. Michael King, who shot through the Yankees’ system last year and was shelved during spring training after an MRI exam found a stress reaction in his right elbow, has had...
18:39, 05/06/2019

MLB Draft prospect Carter Stewart signs with Japanese team Eastern Florida State Junior College pitcher Carter Stewart, who was the No. 8 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft but did not sign with the Atlanta Braves, is forgoing this year's draft to instead play in Japan....
06:39, 05/22/2019

Prospect of new Israeli vote looms as Netanyahu struggles with coalition  The prime minister’s former defense chief has been holding out, demanding concessions. Meanwhile, opposition lawmakers have begun a filibuster to block Netanyahu’s allies from dissolving the Knesset....
18:39, 05/29/2019

Hong Kong quiet now, but prospect of new protest looms large HONG KONG (AP) — Calm appeared to have returned to Hong Kong after days of protests by students and human rights activists opposed to a bill that would allow suspects to be tried in mainland Chinese courts. The prospect of further protests over the w...
05:39, 06/14/2019

Why a top basketball prospect chose to play professionally in New Zealand over college "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said RJ Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
18:13, 05/29/2019

Carter Stewart, top MLB prospect, bolts to Japan after Braves fight Going to Japan a year after being picked in the top 10 of the draft usually can’t be construed as a victory. Carter Stewart is bucking the norm. The right-hander, who couldn’t complete a deal with the Braves after Atlanta selected him eig...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Qatar attendance at Saudi summit raises prospect of detente Gulf Cooperation Council will meet to discuss Iran’s alleged role in Gulf drone attacks A possible US-backed thaw in Qatar-Saudi relations has been signalled by Qatari diplomats travelling to Saudi Arabia to lay the ground for the country’s attendanc...
08:00, 05/29/2019

| Teen NBA prospect LaMelo Ball signs with Australia's Hawks LaMelo Ball, rated among the top US high school prospects and the brother of NBA guard Lonzo Ball, has signed with the Illawarra Hawks of Australia's National Basketball League....
08:39, 06/18/2019

Yankees prospect Deivi Garcia has gotten Aaron Boone’s attention Before the Yankees’ 4-0 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night at the Stadium, Aaron Boone danced around a question asking if there was a scenario in which top pitching prospect Deivi Garcia could reach the big leagues this year. Nevertheless, ...
11:13, 07/13/2019

Five-star prospect skipping college to train for 2021 NBA draft Five-star prospect MarJon Beauchamp rejected multiple Division I offers to commit to a 12-month training program to prepare for the 2021 NBA draft.       ...
00:52, 08/02/2019

Global shares muted as prospect of sharp U.S. rate cut fades Global shares were in a muted mood on Monday after strong U.S. job gains tempered expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large rate cut, but Deutsche Bank gained nearly 4% as it launched a major restructuring....
11:13, 07/08/2019

Yankees prospect thrives after escaping the Shohei Ohtani hype The Yankees had dreams of their version of Shohei Ohtani. Dermis Garcia had his own dreams to consider. “All of my life — all of my baseball-playing life — what I wanted to do was hit,” the Yankees’ slugging prospect, who currently is playing for Sin...
06:39, 05/23/2019

On Edge: 2020 Democratic Candidates Face the Prospect of Being Cut from Debates MIAMI (AP) — The largest presidential field in modern Democratic politics could quickly shrink as more than half of the contenders are in real danger of failing to meet tougher requirements to participate in the fall round of debates.Short on s...
13:52, 07/01/2019

North Korea says prospect ‘gloomy’ for nuclear talks unless US changes its tune North Korea has again blamed the United States for the failure of the February summit in Vietnam between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, saying there will be no progress until Washington changes its approach to denuclearization talks....
23:00, 05/24/2019

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

Padres promote Canadian prospect Naylor, to debut in Toronto TORONTO (AP) — Canadian slugging prospect Josh Naylor has been called up for his major league debut by the San Diego Padres during a rare interleague series at Toronto. Naylor is from Mississauga, Ontario, about an hour away from Toronto. He was prom...
02:13, 05/25/2019

The NHL can thank women’s hockey for molding its top prospect into Barry Sanders on skates The presumptive No. 1 pick in the NHL draft has a first-round pick as his older brother, a potential NHLer as his little brother and a title-winning coach as his father. But his mom’s influence is central to his tale....
15:26, 06/19/2019

Xi visit raises prospect of 'concrete cooperation' with North Korea China's President Xi Jinping heads to Pyongyang this week holding out the prospect of fresh measures to support North Korea's floundering, sanctions-bound economy, the first trip in 14 years by a Chinese leader....
19:13, 06/19/2019

Big Political Twist As Ex-Minister P Chidambaram Faces Prospect Of Arrest With a court rejecting his request for protection from arrest, former Union Minister P Chidambaram faces arrest in the INX Media case. Late on Tuesday evening, the Central Bureau of Investigation......
07:52, 08/21/2019

Harvard coach fired over sale of home to prospect's father Harvard University has fired a fencing coach over the sale of his home for nearly double its assessed value to a wealthy businessman whose teenage son was later admitted to the school and joined the team....
12:39, 07/10/2019

Kaapo Kakko closes out Rangers prospect camp with a flourish Rangers prospect camp came to a conclusion with Friday’s scrimmage at Chelsea Piers Connecticut in Stamford, Conn., with Kaapo Kakko helping to put a bow on it by scoring from in front against Igor Shesterkin. It marked the first goal of the week’s t...
10:26, 06/29/2019

'A bleak prospect': why legal weed in Britain may be a pipe dream While public interest is growing, experts say a mix of political and social factors is holding back changeThe legalization of cannabis in the US shows no signs of slowing down – but the prospect of a green rush in the UK, experts say, is “bleak”.The ...
20:13, 06/10/2019

Royals prospect Witt hopes to live up to lofty billing Bobby Witt Jr., the son of retired pitcher Bobby Witt, has been introduced as the highest-profile new member of the Royals' farm system       ...
01:52, 06/13/2019

The legend of Yankees prospect Deivi Garcia grows after no-hitter The Yankees may not land an ace for this year’s pennant chase, but finding one in the future may not be as difficult. Following up on a 15-strikeout performance last week for Double-A Trenton, 20-year-old Deivi Garcia threw five no-hit innings ...
19:52, 06/25/2019

Houston Astros acquire Zack Greinke in stunning deadline pitching grab Astros eclipse Yankees as AL favorites with stunning tradeNL-leading Dodgers add infield depth with Jedd Gyorko dealNationals reshape bullpen, adding three relievers at deadlineZack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five ...
02:26, 08/01/2019

Watch: Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks spins pitching gem vs. San Francisco Giants Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks out-dueled Jeff Samardija and led his team to a narrow victory against the San Francisco Giants, allowing just three hits over seven scoreless innings....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole putting on the greatest pitching show in baseball Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole could become the first teammates in nearly two decades to finish 1-2 in the Cy Young balloting.       ...
00:52, 09/13/2019

Bryan Hoch talks Yankees injuries, pitching depth, and 2009 stories On Monday’s episode of The Bronx Pinstripes Show, co-host Andrew Rotondi spoke with Yankees beat reporter Bryan Hoch about the Yankees slow start, Gio Gonzalez, Aaron Boone, and more. Hoch has been the Yankees beat reporter for MLB.com since 20...
11:52, 05/02/2019

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

Nationals pitching coach fired on night Stephen Strasburg hits K milestone WASHINGTON — The Washington Nationals have fired pitching coach Derek Lilliquist. Minor league pitching coordinator Paul Menhart has been promoted to replace Lilliquist. General manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement Thursday, moments after the Nat...
09:13, 05/03/2019

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

Family Of Rays Prospect Blake Bivens Killed In Triple Homicide ESPN reported this morning that the wife, child, and mother-in-law of Blake Bivens, who pitches for the Tampa Bay Rays’ Double-A affiliate, were murdered in Keeling, Va. on Tuesday. An 18-year-old named Thomas Bernard, who is the brother of Bivens’s ...
20:13, 08/28/2019

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
15:13, 05/29/2019

Israel Faces Prospect of New Election as Netanyahu’s Coalition Talks Stall After elections last month, Benjamin Netanyahu seemed to have an easy path back to power. But a deadlock between his potential partners shows no sign of easing....
20:00, 05/29/2019

Austria Chancellor Faces Prospect of No-Confidence Vote as Coalition Unravels Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has called for an early election to recover from the scandal that struck his far-right coalition partners. But the situation may now be out of his control....
21:13, 05/21/2019

Report: Amateur prospect Carter Stewart opts for Japan over MLB draft Draft prospect Carter Stewart is making a unique career decision, foregoing his chance in this June's Major League Baseball draft to play overseas.        ...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Wall St. slips; banks fall with prospect of rate cut, energy drops Wall Street ended down slightly on Wednesday, with bank stocks declining as prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut rose and energy shares tumbling along with oil prices....
01:39, 06/13/2019

Arsenal face prospect of having to leave Mkhitaryan at home for Baku final • Anger that safety fears may cost Armenian in Europa League• Gunners release statement about ‘extreme’ travel issuesArsenal are preparing for the prospect of leaving their Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan at home for the Europa League final in...
19:26, 05/16/2019

Daniel James joins Manchester United a huge prospect but with work to do Flying forward was devastated when a move to Leeds collapsed but a remarkable FA Cup goal for Swansea changed everythingGraham Potter is not the sort to get carried away but as the questions about Daniel James kept coming, and the realisation that ev...
13:26, 06/11/2019

ESPN analyst dunks on top prospect's conditioning after injury: 'Significantly overweight' New Orleans Pelicans rookie sensation Zion Williamson was criticized Thursday about his playing weight weeks after he was taken with the No. 1 overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft....
22:39, 07/12/2019

Dow tops 27,000 for the first time on easing trade tensions, prospect of lower rates The Dow topped 27,000 for the first time Thursday as easing trade tensions and the Fed’s campaign to lower rates offset lingering economic worries.       ...
04:26, 07/12/2019

Too good to be true? That's what Yankees wondered about prospect Jasson Dominguez On the annual signing day for international amateurs, the New York Yankees struck a deal with prized international 16-year-old star Jasson Dominguez.       ...
16:52, 07/03/2019

Opinion: Tim Tebow is a pretty good football player for a baseball prospect The former NFL quarterback is hitting .130 with 32 strikeouts in 23 games this season at Class AAA Syracuse        ...
00:52, 05/08/2019

Israel faces prospect of new elections as Netanyahu struggles to form government Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu needs Avigdor Liberman, his former defense minister with whom the Israeli leader has had a tempestuous history, to form a majority after coming out ahead in last month's elections....
15:52, 05/28/2019

‘Disturbed’ man jumps into Prospect Park Lake, rescued by NYPD divers Multiple 911 callers told police that the man jumped into the lake near Prospect Park West around 11:20 a.m. and started behaving erratically, then refused to get out of the water, cops said....
15:39, 08/02/2019

Top NBA Draft prospect Zion Williamson casually launches football down beach Zion Williamson is poised to be one of the top picks in the upcoming NBA Draft but while he prepares for the scouting combine he was seen launching a football on a beach....
17:39, 05/09/2019

Gary Thorne's Sanity Is Collateral Damage In Gleyber Torres's Demolition Of Orioles Pitching Remember way back in May, when Yankees infielder Gleyber Torres recorded his fourth multi-homer game against the Orioles of just this season? Remember how Torres became just the fourth player in MLB history to record four multi-homer games against on...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Former clubhouse attendant sues Detroit Tigers, ex-pitching coach alleging racial discrimination A former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant filed a lawsuit against the club and former pitching coach Chris Bosio Thursday, claiming that “a culture of racism was tolerated by the upper echelons of management."...
00:13, 07/28/2019

Former Minnesota Twins prospect Loek van Mil, tallest professional pitcher, dies in accident Former Minnesota Twins prospect Loek van Mil, who at 7-foot-1 was the tallest pitcher in professional baseball history, died Sunday evening from injuries sustained in a fatal accident. He was 34....
18:52, 07/29/2019

Mystery Tour in prospect as rivals set sights on Froome-less Ineos | William Fotheringham Anything could happen at this year’s Tour de France as Astana look to capitalise against Geraint Thomas’s weakened teamThere are few sports events of world status where British success is taken as a given, but in the past 10 years the Tour de France ...
14:39, 06/30/2019

Spurs’ Gemma Davison thrilled by big crowd prospect in Chelsea derby date Hopes for big Stamford Bridge attendance at Women’s Super League match excites Tottenham winger – a Double winner when with ChelseaGemma Davison perhaps has more invested than most in Tottenham’s Women’s Super League debut at Stamford Bridge on Sunda...
01:13, 09/08/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Prospect of Fed cut pushing dividend investors into tech, energy An expected interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month is pushing yield-oriented U.S. fund managers further afield in search of income at attractive prices....
20:13, 07/21/2019

Stocks hit new highs on hopes of US-China trade truce and prospect of Fed rate cuts The S&P 500 index set a new record Thursday on a strong signal that the Fed could cut interest rates and on hopes for a trade war truce.       ...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Stocks near new highs on hopes of US-China trade truce and prospect of Fed rate cuts Stocks were on pace to set a new record Thursday on a strong signal that the Fed could cut interest rates and on hopes for a trade war truce.       ...
22:00, 06/20/2019

Ilya Samsonov, Capitals’ top prospect and goalie of the future, finds his footing in Hershey Since Samsonov recorded his first American Hockey League shutout on Jan. 12, he posted a 15-3-1-1 record with a 1.78 goals-against average and a .930 save percentage....
05:52, 05/09/2019

John Cena pays off $1 bet after Padres prospect Logan Allen makes MLB debut Actor/wrestler John Cena pays off bet he made with a Padres pitching prospect after Logan Allen made his Major League Baseball debut.       ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Opinion: Tigers prospect who died Monday was the beloved heart and soul of his team Tigers prospect Chace Numata inspired many with his giving spirit and unmistakable enthusiasm. His skateboarding death has shaken the SeaWolves.       ...
19:26, 09/03/2019

Five-star basketball prospect RJ Hampton announces he'll play professionally in New Zealand RJ Hampton, a five-star prospect, announced his decision to play professional basketball overseas and forgo his NCAA eligibility on Tuesday.        ...
20:52, 05/28/2019

The prospect of Boris Johnson as prime minister has reignited Labour’s civil war | Gaby Hinsliff Critics of the party leadership are right to think it must clean up its act if a general election is comingWhy now? That’s the obvious question arising from yet another bruising encounter between Jeremy Corbyn and his frustrated MPs, widely described...
17:26, 06/11/2019

Watch: Elite wide receiver prospect Julian Fleming commits to Ohio State The Ohio State Buckeyes earned a commitment Friday from Julian Fleming, who is considered the top wide receiver prospect by multiple recruiting services,...
22:52, 05/31/2019

Netanyahu appeals to direct rival to form unity government as prospect of third election looms Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has appealed to his direct rival to form a unity government as the country’s two main parties remained deadlocked at the end of an unprecedented second election, with the prospect of a third looming Thursday...
16:52, 09/19/2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a hero to women. A future without her is a chilling prospect | Moira Donegan The 86-year-old justice can’t live forever, and it increasingly looks like women’s freedoms won’t eitherYou can find her face on enamel pins, tote bags posters, and greetings cards. She stares at you from T-shirts, from stickers, from stationery, fro...
20:13, 08/28/2019

Raising Prospect of Impeaching Trump, House Seeks Mueller’s Grand Jury Secrets In a petition to the court that oversaw the special counsel’s grand jury investigation, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee say they need the information to weigh potential impeachment articles....
19:26, 07/26/2019

Naked man busted for killing Rays prospect Blake Bivens’ family is mentally ill: relative The Virginia man accused of murdering the wife, baby and mother-in-law of a Tampa Bay Rays minor league pitcher had been battling mental health issues and snapped after reaching a “breaking point,” a relative said. A cousin of Matthew Thomas Bernard ...
20:39, 08/28/2019

No-no! Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize throws brilliant no-hitter in Double-A debut Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize looked like a man among boys pitching in Double-A. He threw a no-hitter in his debut with the Erie SeaWolves.        ...
05:52, 04/30/2019

Agent Scott Boras criticizes MLB as amateur prospect Carter Stewart skips draft for Japan Agent Scott Boras says MLB was a detriment to Carter Stewart's situation and that playing in Japan is a necessity, where he hopes to re-establishing his value.        ...
16:52, 05/23/2019

Rays Prospect Blake Bivens After Family Was Killed In Triple Homicide: "My Life As I Knew It Is Destroyed" On Tuesday, the wife, son, and mother-in-law of Rays pitching prospect Blake Bivens was killed in a triple murder: Joan Bernard, 62; her daughter and Bivens’s wife, Emily Bernard Bivens, 25; and Cullen Bivens, 14 months. Charged with three counts of ...
17:26, 08/30/2019

From Incarceration to Gentrification: Realtors Drool Over Prospect of Turning Former Harlem Prison into ‘Trophy Real Estate’ If you’re the sort of person who believes we’re currently in—or at the very least, teetering on the brink of—a warped, capitalist dystopia, then go ahead and pull up a seat, because do I have a story for you....
08:00, 05/30/2019

18-year-old man allegedly killed the wife and child of a Tampa Bay Rays prospect in triple homicide, reports say An arrest came Tuesday after hours-long manhunt that culminated in officers chasing the naked suspect through the streets of a southern Virginia town....
19:26, 08/28/2019

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

Suspect in slaying of Tampa Bay Rays prospect Blake Bivens' family is on suicide watch The brother-in-law of a Tampa Bay Rays prospect is under suicide watch after his arrest for allegedly killing the pitcher's wife, son, mother-in-law.       ...
19:13, 08/29/2019

With 30-30 season, White Sox prospect Luis Robert wins Minor League Player of the Year award Luis Robert, White Sox prospect, was voted the 2019 USA TODAY Minor League Player of the Year after his brilliant performance this season.       ...
18:26, 09/04/2019

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: 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

Garbage time, all the time: MLB sees historic spike in position players pitching While home runs fly at a record rate and pitchers aren't going deep into games, MLB has seen a record number of position players taking the mound.       ...
22:39, 08/21/2019

Mother's Day special: Astros prospect's grandmother tears up at his MLB debut Corbin Martin's first major league start is an emotional one for his family, especially since it came on Mother's Day.        ...
01:39, 05/13/2019

Toxic algae that’s killed 9 dogs found in Central Park, Prospect Park The same toxic algae that’s killed at least nine dogs across the country this summer is in full bloom in the water at popular city parks — and parents and pet owners are being warned to stay away. Central Park’s Harlem Meer and Brooklyn’s Prospect Pa...
21:52, 08/24/2019

Boris Johnson tells Jean-Claude Juncker there is 'no prospect' of a Brexit deal unless the backstop is abolished Boris Johnson has told European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker there is "no prospect" of a Brexit deal unless the contentious backstop is scrapped....
23:52, 08/27/2019

How a pitching coach, an audible and a 'body on the line' explain connection between Cowboys' Dak Prescott, Amari Cooper Dak Prescott and Amari Cooper both are likely candidates to receive extensions soon, but there's more that connects the two Cowboys stars.       ...
01:26, 06/27/2019

It Should Always Be Called 'Jizz' An old and possibly racist saying states that Eskimos have over 50 words for “snow.” American English has at least as many words for ejaculate, most of which are gross. It seems like now is the time to set the record straight. There should be only on...
22:52, 05/31/2019

Sam Smith wants to be called 'they' instead of 'he' Singer Sam Smith has announced he wants to be referred to as "they" rather than "he", six months after revealing he doesn't identify as male or female....
00:52, 09/14/2019

VW's EV crossover for U.S. will be called ID4 The first of at least three battery-electric vehicles for the U.S. from Volkswagen will be a compact crossover with a new name and more traditional, three-box styling than the highly arched ID Crozz concept, on which it's based. It arrives next sprin...
01:52, 09/11/2019

This Ball Was Called In Then Out Then In John Isner had his second match point over Jordan Thompson, at 6-5 in the third-set tiebreak of their Rogers Cup match, when a Thompson forehand landed somewhere near the left sideline, well out of Isner’s reach. There was no call from the linespeopl...
02:39, 08/07/2019

Have You Called A Plumber To Your Home Lately? Hello! Today we meet Andre 3000, finally get our canvas bags, look at some bad wigs and play 20 questions with Jonathan Frakes. It’s Morning Checkpoint!...
19:00, 06/15/2019

Trump: Everyone's Called 'Racist' Now, So I'm Definitely Not While half of the 2020 Democratic presidential field was busy dancing on former Rep. John Delaney’s mangled political corpse during Tuesday night’s primary debate, President Donald Trump was opining about racism in an interview with C-SPAN, insisting...
15:13, 07/31/2019

Rays prospect Blake Bivens' poignant Instagram post: 'My life as I knew it was destroyed' Tampa Bay Rays minor leaguer Blake Bivens mourns the loss of his wife, son and mother-in-law in his first public comments since Tuesday's tragedy.       ...
13:26, 08/30/2019

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is moist, there’s nothing wrong with calling it moist—but I think I’ve finally come across one use of the ...
02:52, 09/17/2019

Why is it called a ‘ticker-tape parade?’ As the Women’s World Cup champions bask in the glory – and mess — of a ticker-tape parade Wednesday, many people not born in the Eisenhower administration are scratching their head wondering: what the hell is a ticker-tape? Ticker tape, i...
16:13, 07/10/2019

Here's what Huawei's Android replacement may actually be called The fact Huawei has its own Android replacement in the works is certainly no secret. In fact, rumor has it the operating system could be ready for launch as early as this fall. And thanks to recent trademark filings, we now know what it could be call...
15:52, 05/27/2019

What do you mean? P Bieber called Justin on card Indians pitcher Shane Bieber engaged in a humorous back-and-forth with Topps after tweeting an image of his baseball card, which refers to him as pop star Justin Bieber....
18:39, 08/04/2019

So-called 'Medicare for All' gets its 15 minutes of infamy Last week, the House Rules Committee held a landmark hearing on Medicare for All. The idea's advocates championed the hearing as a major step towards providing Americans universal, government-run healthcare....
15:26, 05/13/2019

Kluivert called up as replacement for Netherlands "Justin Kluivert was named as a replacement for the injured Steven Bergwijn in the Netherlands squad on Monday, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said."...
16:39, 09/02/2019

My life in sex: ‘Once I would have called a woman doing what I do a slut’ The woman in an open marriageI married very young and had two children by the time I was 24. Twenty years later, when they were grown up, my husband divorced me. I had some brief relationships, but it took a while to regain my confidence. Then I met ...
12:13, 08/30/2019

Trump Says China Called U.S. and Wants to Do a Deal President Trump said China called U.S. officials and said “let’s get back to the table,” a day after the White House said the president regretted not escalating tariffs further on Chinese goods....
13:13, 08/26/2019

‘I called out Palestinian suffering – and was met by antisemitic abuse’ Labour MP Rosena Allin-Khan was trying to improve lives for sick children, but she unleashed a torrent of trollingEven after a decade’s experience as a doctor in conflict and disaster zones, Rosena Allin-Khan was appalled at the sight of sick and dyi...
17:52, 08/03/2019

BJP Had Called 2 TDP Lawmakers "Andhra Mallyas". Now, A Warm Welcome The BJP, fresh from a gigantic win in the national elections, got a further boost as four of the six parliamentarians from N Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) joined it on Thursday....
14:00, 06/21/2019

What will Princess Charlotte be called when she's at school? 'For the most part, members of the Royal Family who are entitled to the style and dignity of HRH Prince or Princess do not need a surname' the royal website states, so what happens when a Prince or Princess attends school?...
19:13, 09/04/2019

FDA warns against drinking so called, “Miracle” products TUCSON – The Food and Drug Administration is urging people not to drink a solution often promoted online as a remedy for autism, HIV, cancer and other conditions. The products, Miracle and Master Mineral Solution, MMS and Chlorine Dioxide Proto...
14:52, 08/14/2019

Egypt frees ex-diplomat who called for referendum An Egyptian rights lawyer says a former diplomat who called for a referendum on Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's government has been released from jail....
14:00, 05/25/2019

GM's first offer called for workers to pay 15% of health care tab The automaker first proposed that UAW members pay 15 percent of health care costs, sources said, well below the national average of 28 percent but far higher than the 3 to 4 percent workers currently pay....
21:13, 09/16/2019

The New Lotus Electric Hypercar Could Be Called 'Evija' When Lotus first unveiled its plans for an all-new, all-electric hypercar back in April, code named Type 130, a good number of you balked at the name. Don’t expect that to stick around, though. The car will almost certainly bear a name-name, and it c...
17:26, 06/25/2019

Apple Pay’s VP just called cryptocurrency ‘interesting’ — which is dumb Apple Pay‘s vice president, Jennifer Bailey, has revealed her company thinks cryptocurrency is “interesting.” Wow, so brave. According to CNN, Bailey even double-downed on that fearless description, confirming that Apple thinks it has “interesting lo...
19:52, 09/05/2019

Why is everyone talking about Biden confronting a man called 'CornPop'? Biden says he faced off gang leader armed with a razor blade in 1962 – a former state president of the NAACP supports his yarnThe year was 1962, and Joe Biden, a swimming pool security guard in his early 20s, had a problem. A tough guy by the name of...
00:52, 09/17/2019

Bolton's Championship game against Brentford called off - EFL "Bolton Wanderers\u0027 home Championship game against Brentford will now not take place and the visitors will be awarded three points on the basis of a 1-0 victory, the English Football League (EFL) said on Friday."...
16:13, 05/03/2019

Harris calls Biden ‘Senator’ after he called her ‘kid’ After Joe Biden referred to Kamala Harris as “kid” on Wednesday, it probably didn’t seem like an accident to some when Harris referred to the former vice president as “Senator” at least twice during Wednesday’s debate in Detroit....
18:26, 08/01/2019

Harley-Davidson Streetfighter Could Be Called 'Bareknuckle' It's been over a year since Harley-Davidson said they will be expanding their motorcycle portfolio with naked roadsters and an adventure motorcycle and now the company has filed a patent in USA for......
13:39, 06/28/2019

MIT Scientist's Biotech Research Is Called Into Question MIT researcher Dr. Ram Sasisekharan and his team are defending their computer-assisted research against an accusation that they misled the scientific community about the discovery of drugs for the flu and Zika viruses....
18:52, 05/27/2019

Suggesting you might be gay or bisexual could help your career — but get ready to be called out over it "First come the gays, then the girls, then the industry," claimed Sex and the City's Samantha Jones in all her cynical PR wisdom. It's no secret that the pink pound can be a useful market to tap, and I'm all for appealing to a gay audience. There is ...
18:52, 08/16/2019

Trump lashes out at Rep. Amash after he called for impeachment President Trump lashed out at a Republican congressman who said special counsel Robert Mueller’s report shows Trump committed impeachable offenses, calling him a “loser’ who’s helping the Democrats. “Never a fan of @just...
18:13, 05/19/2019

| Trump says he called off Iran strikes at last minute President Donald Trump said Friday the United States was "cocked and loaded" to strike Iran but pulled back at the last minute because it would not have been a "proportionate" response to Tehran shooting down an American drone....
04:00, 06/22/2019

Zoos Called It a ‘Rescue.’ But Are the Elephants Really Safe? Despite mounting evidence that elephants find captivity torturous, some American zoos still acquire them from Africa — aided by a tall tale about why they needed to leave home....
12:00, 07/09/2019

Moons that escape their planets are now called ‘ploonets’ Late last year, astronomers decided that moons which orbit other moons should get their own special name. The label “moon-moon” was offered — and promptly ridiculed because of how silly it sounds — but the name appears to have...
03:00, 07/12/2019

Man waved box cutter, called bus passenger 'terrorist' A man caught on video calling another man a terrorist and waving a box cutter at him aboard a bus in New Jersey has been charged with bias intimidation....
19:52, 05/16/2019

Inquiry after Tory MP called 'disgrace' by colleague An investigation is to be launched into messages sent to a female Conservative MP by a colleague branding her a "disgrace" and telling her to leave the party....
10:26, 06/21/2019

PlayStation insists the ‘X’ button is really called ‘Cross’ PlayStation is really in the cross hairs of this fierce debate. The gaming company’s UK Twitter account has revealed that the controller’s X button is officially called “Cross,” not “X.” And the announcement has ga...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Natural Gas Is Now Called 'Freedom Gas,' According to the Department of Energy Jingoistic nationalism and promoting fossil fuels go hand in hand for the Trump administration. But the Department of Energy took that connection to a new level on Tuesday with a press release touting natural gas as “freedom gas” full of—I feel stupi...
01:00, 05/30/2019

PlayStation insists the “X” button is really called “Cross” PlayStation is really in the crosshairs of this fierce debate. The gaming company’s UK Twitter account has revealed that the controller’s X button is officially called “Cross,” not “X.” And the announcement has gam...
18:39, 09/12/2019

The Next Call of Duty Is Called Modern Warfare (Yep, Really) The first Modern Warfare was called Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, so it’s only natural that the fourth Modern Warfare is called Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Confused yet? That’s video games for you....
21:13, 05/24/2019

There's An Actual Satellite In Space Called "XCOM" Hello, Commander. We have received reports that the US Naval Research Laboratory has launched two new satellites into orbit around the Earth. One of them is called: XCOM....
08:13, 05/09/2019

Instagrammer Called Out By Own Sister For Fake Hiking Pic There have been numerous instances of Instagram influencers being called out for posting fake or edited pictures - none of them as hilarious as this one, where an Instagrammer was called out by her......
19:15, 08/12/2019

Weirdly Ford V Ferrari Is Called Le Mans '66 In The UK If you’re a racing fan in the United Kingdom you’ve probably figured this out already. But Ford V Ferrari, the upcoming new Matt Damon/Christian Bale film that recaps the time Ford whooped Ferrari’s ass at Le Mans FOR AMERICA, won’t have that title o...
01:52, 06/09/2019

Kids in Germany called on to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star currently go by the unpoetical catalog numbers HD 32518 and HD 32518b....
10:39, 06/07/2019

'My So-Called Life' turns 25 and remains as timely as ever When my "My So-Called Life" premiered in 1994, Angela Chase (played by a 13-year-old Claire Danes) and her circle of friends made a generation of teens feel not so alone....
19:39, 08/26/2019

US 'approved strikes on Iran,' then suddenly called them off President Trump had approved air strikes in retaliation for Tehran's downing of an US drone, US media reports. A decision to pull back allegedly took place after Trump met with Congressional leaders....
06:52, 06/21/2019

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Threatens Man Who Called Him ‘Fredo’ The confrontation was shared on a conservative YouTube channel. President Trump criticized the CNN host on Twitter, writing: “I thought Chris was Fredo also.”...
00:52, 08/14/2019

Launch Of Chandrayaan 2 Called Off For Today, Set To Be Rescheduled The launch of Chandrayaan 2, India's most ambitious space mission yet, was called off early Monday by the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO....
23:26, 07/14/2019

U.S. Planned Strike Against Iran but Called Off Mission After Iran shot down a U.S. reconnaissance drone, Washington was preparing to launch a retaliatory strike, but the mission was called off at the last minute, U.S. officials said....
10:13, 06/21/2019

Vaping Was Called Safer Than Smoking. What Happened? The growing use of battery-powered e-cigarettes -- the activity known as vaping -- has provoked one of the most robust debates among public-health specialists in years. The debate has intensified as some users of vaping devices, which have been thoug...
22:39, 09/13/2019

The Latest: Killings called torture in dad’s murder case COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a death penalty trial for a South Carolina father (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A prosecutor says a South Carolina father deserves to die for killing his five children in a carefully thought out effort to avoid pri...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Prison: Tow truck driver assaulted women who called for tow A tow truck driver has been sentenced to six years in prison after being convicted of sexually assaulting three women who had called him to tow their cars....
04:39, 06/11/2019

Several More 2020 Democrats Just Called for Impeachment Proceedings to Begin As he closed his investigation on Wednesday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller alluded to impeachment, noting that the Constitution spells out a process to “formally accuse a sitting President of wrongdoing.” Several Democratic presidential ...
22:13, 05/29/2019

Biden called Barr ‘one of the best’ attorneys general — 24 years ago Joe Biden praised Attorney General William Barr 24 years ago, calling him “one of the best” attorneys general he’d ever worked with in his long Congressional career. Biden complimented Barr in 1995 when he was the ranking Democrat on the Senate Judic...
22:39, 06/11/2019

Neighbour who called police over Boris Johnson row goes public Tom Penn, 29, says he wants to put the record straight in wake of furore over loud altercation The neighbour who contacted the police over a late-night altercation between Tory leadership favourite, Boris Johnson, and his partner, Carrie Symonds, has...
21:26, 06/22/2019

Facebook reveals its new digital currency called Libra As expected, Facebook announced a brand new cryptocurrency coming in 2020 – Libra. Described as a new digital wallet for new digital currency, the new financial service will allow consumers to keep their cryptocurrency safe, as well as make various t...
22:39, 06/18/2019

Netflix didn't nail its 'Nailed It!' thumbnail and was called out Netflix's choice of thumbnail for one of its beloved original series got fingers wagging on Tuesday night after a Twitter user called out the streaming giant for the misstep....
01:13, 05/30/2019

Teacher ’asked to perform oral sex on boy, 14, and called him scaredy-cat when he said no' A TEACHER allegedly asked a 14-year-old boy if she could perform oral sex on him after driving into an empty car park then called him a “scaredy-cat” after he told her no....
08:00, 06/01/2019

Facebook Called Before US Senate Panel Over Libra Coin Facebook's plans to create a global cryptocurrency will face scrutiny from the US Senate Banking Committee on July 16, the latest sign that policymakers around the globe are casting a wary eye on......
07:39, 06/20/2019

Chris Cuomo filmed threatening man who called him 'Fredo' CNN host said ‘It’s like the N-word for’ Italian Americans after man at bar appeared to insult him with a Godfather referenceA video emerged on Monday night in which CNN anchor Chris Cuomo can be seen engaged in a tense confrontation with an unknown ...
03:39, 08/14/2019

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "unforeseen setbacks."...
00:00, 08/01/2019

Scientist who called out Bolsonaro on Amazon deforestation is fired Brazil has fired the head of a government agency that found a steep rise in deforestation in the Amazon, following a public spat with far-right President Jair Bolsonaro....
22:39, 08/03/2019

El Paso Suspect's Mom Called Police Worried About Gun Before Shooting According to the lawyers of the family of the suspected El Paso shooter, his mother called the police in their town of Allen, TX, weeks before the shooting out of concern that her son owned an “‘AK’ type firearm,” CNN reported Wednesday....
17:52, 08/08/2019

US called off retaliatory strike against Iran in last minute: source The Trump administration made a last-minute decision to call off retaliatory strikes against Iran in response to the downing Thursday of a Navy drone that Washington said was over international airspace, a source told Fox News early Friday....
14:00, 06/21/2019

"Called Me Indian Spy": Pak Minister Defends Slapping Journalist A popular Pakistan broadcast journalist said Monday he had officially complained to police about being assaulted by a government minister, who responded by saying it was "an unfortunate incident"....
20:26, 06/17/2019

Donald Trump called off strikes against Iran, reports say President Donald Trump ordered an attack against targets in Iran late Thursday but changed his mind just hours before they were to begin, news reports said Friday....
14:00, 06/21/2019

McConnell Called Hypocrite After Saying G.O.P. Would Confirm Justice in 2020 The Senate majority leader acknowledged that Republicans would treat a judge nominated by a Republican president differently from one nominated by a Democratic president....
12:39, 05/29/2019

Charlie Brooker gets taste of dystopia after being called 'Alexa' by son Black Mirror creator’s wife says Amazon’s virtual assistant was subsequently switched offFormer Blue Peter presenter and wife of Black Mirror’s creator, Konnie Huq, has said her family had to switch off their Amazon virtual assistant after their son ...
07:26, 08/05/2019

Police called to disturbance at UK PM candidate Johnson's home British police were called on Friday to investigate concerns for the welfare of a woman after a neighbor of Boris Johnson, the favorite to be the next Prime Minister, heard a loud altercation....
04:00, 06/22/2019

Top NYPD cops called in to take down art showing kids in cages Elite NYPD cops were forced to spend Wednesday morning inspecting and dismantling guerrilla art installations around the city depicting children confined in metal cages — and department insiders were furious the officers were diverted from more impor...
22:52, 06/12/2019

Florida boy called 911 because he was lonely and wanted a friend, police say A young Florida boy called 911 this week and asked the responding officer to be his friend because he was lonely, the Tallahassee Police Department wrote on Facebook....
16:13, 05/09/2019

"Called Mamata Banerjee After Cyclone, But..." Say Officials In PM Office Officials in Prime Minister's Office today said the claim that the Prime Minister has not contacted Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after the Cyclone Fani, is not correct....
18:39, 05/05/2019

Trump admin ‘not big fans’ of UK ambassador who called WH ‘inept’ President Trump said “we are not big fans” of the ​British ambassador to the US who called his administration “inept.” ​“We’ve had our little ins and outs with a couple of countries and I’d say that the UK and the ambassador h...
03:00, 07/08/2019

Editor who called for revival of KKK retires from Alabama newspaper BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The longtime owner and editor of a small Alabama newspaper that called for a revival of the Ku Klux Klan has sold the publication and retired, months after igniting a firestorm with the editorial, the new owner said. Goodloe Sutton...
08:26, 07/12/2019

The Latest: Slain police officer called a ‘man of integrity’ BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of a police officer killed in Mississippi (all times local): 3:35 p.m. One of Mississippi’s top elected officials says a police officer killed on duty was “a man of integrity” who prote...
22:52, 05/13/2019

'My So-Called Life' debuted 25 years ago and remains as timely as ever When my "My So-Called Life" premiered in 1994, Angela Chase (played by a 13-year-old Claire Danes) and her circle of friends made a generation of teens feel not so alone....
02:52, 08/26/2019

London marathoners who were called ‘fat’ to receive free entry London Marathon runners who claimed they were called “fat” and slow during this year’s race will receive free entry to next year’s race, according to organizers. Runners who competed in the marathon in April said at the time t...
16:52, 07/08/2019

2 South African Presidents Are Called to Account on Corruption President Cyril Ramaphosa was accused on Friday of misleading Parliament about a campaign donation after his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was called to testify in a corruption hearing....
20:26, 07/19/2019

The Porsche Taycan Was Designed With Something Called 'Foot Garages' Automakers always try to highlight specific features of a new car as some sort of revolutionary innovation. It’s the process that gave us “dynamism.” Now there’s a new one; a designer just called the passenger footwell of the upcoming electric Porsch...
20:00, 07/02/2019

Moldova snap election called as crisis deepens A day after a new government was approved after months of wrangling, the country's new, acting president has called a fresh vote in September. The move prompted tens of thousands of people onto the streets....
21:39, 06/09/2019

New Loudoun United stadium will be called Segra Field D.C. United has struck a 10-year deal with Segra, a technology and communications company, for naming rights to the 5,000-seat soccer stadium being built in Leesburg for the second-division club....
23:26, 07/02/2019

Why a judge called this alleged fraudster ‘worse than El Chapo’ Even El Chapo had manners, a judge seethed Monday as he remanded an accused Ponzi schemer for lunging at a prosecutor in a courthouse hallway. “I’ve tried cases with Mafia hitmen, with Mexican sicarios [hired killers] and with terrorists who tried to...
04:52, 05/07/2019

Rep. Amash, who called for Trump’s impeachment, gets primary challenger Two days after GOP Rep. Justin Amash claimed that President Trump committed impeachable offenses, a Michigan state representative has stepped forward to challenge him in the primary election. ​ State Rep. Jim Lower​, calling himself a ​”​pro-Tr...
18:39, 05/20/2019

The First of VW's Mass-Market EVs Is Now Called the ID.3 with Deliveries Planned for Mid-2020 The Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback, formerly known just as the ID, is now open to early booking deposits in Europe with production planned for the end of this year and deliveries to start mid-2020. Perhaps the most interesting bit of news, though...
16:26, 05/08/2019

'Oh no, I have the world's most boring name!' The show of artists called Smith A new exhibition unites artist with a common surname. We sent a Smith of our own along – to see what else Patti, Paul, Bob and Roberta have in commonCan you spot a Smith? Would you like to see one? Maybe you are one – I am. Having the most common sur...
15:39, 07/03/2019

She called 911. Then she was killed. Now a jury has awarded $1 million to her family Woman called 911 for help. JPD admitted procedures weren't followed. She was found dead. Five years later, jury awards $1M in wrongful death lawsuit.        ...
02:00, 05/20/2019

The College Board is replacing the so-called adversity score associated with the SAT NBC NEWS-The College Board will not assign an “adversity score” for students taking the SAT. The single score would have been calculated by combining 15 factors, including their socioeconomic background and high school information. Inste...
16:26, 08/29/2019

Kosovo's PM quits after being called to Hague war crimes court Kosovo's Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj said on Friday he was resigning because he had been called to a war crimes court in The Hague to answer questions from prosecutors related to Kosovo's violent independence struggle....
18:13, 07/19/2019

Psychiatrist who called Trump ‘dangerous’ warns about Biden The psychiatrist who authored a book calling President Trump’s mental health “dangerous” isn’t so sure about leading 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden....
19:52, 08/28/2019

Redmi Flagship Tipped to Be Called K20 Pro, Specifications Leaked Leak shows that the Redmi K20 Pro will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 processor, pack 4,000mAh battery, a 48-megapixel sensor, and a 6.39-inch AMOLED display as well....
11:13, 05/07/2019

FIA: No issue with German GP surface Leclerc called "unacceptable" Formula 1 race director Michael Masi believes there is nothing wrong with the drag strip run-off area at Hockenheim, despite it's surface being blasted as "unacceptable" by Charles Leclerc...
14:00, 07/29/2019

Wolfenstein Youngblood review: In my day, we called this an expansion pack Enlarge / Soph and Jess, ready for duty. (credit: Bethesda) Five years ago, the Wolfenstein game series enjoyed a triumphant return as a back-to-basics excuse to virtually slaughter hundreds of mechanized Nazis. Its 2017 sequel was fine enough but...
17:39, 07/25/2019

Bill de Blasio called a ‘liar’ by protesters outside GMA interview Bill de Blasio’s first interview as a presidential candidate was marred on Thursday by protesters chanting “Liar!” and “Can’t run the city! Can’t run the country!” throughout the live segment. The mayor appea...
16:52, 05/16/2019

David Lynch: ‘It’s important to go out and feel the so-called reality’ The cult director of Blue Velvet is soon to bring his creative vision to Manchester international festival. But how does he get his ideas?David Lynch is best known for his strange, beguiling, often nightmarish work for cinema and television – films s...
12:52, 06/30/2019

Hyundai Teases New EV Concept Called『45』And Yes Those Things Are Part Of The Name Prior to its official introduction at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month, Hyundai teased the rear of their new electric vehicle concept, complete with a nice big band of animated dot-matrix taillight goodness. The car is called 『45』 and it seems lik...
23:26, 08/22/2019

A white father called police on a black man. Both men speak out A black man who was accused of trespassing at a San Francisco apartment building by a white father and shot video of their tense encounter is responding to the father's explanation and apology....
03:26, 07/11/2019

Davis: Rob Pelinka called 'every 30 to 45 minutes' during free agency New Lakers big man Anthony Davis dishes on his exit from New Orleans, trying to recruit Kawhi Leonard and why he's not thinking beyond 2019-20 in L.A....
07:52, 07/15/2019

Judge: Anheuser-Busch must revise ads called ‘misleading’ MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin judge has ordered Anheuser-Busch to stop suggesting in advertising that MillerCoors’ light beers contain corn syrup, in a preliminary ruling on a lawsuit filed by MillerCoors against its rival. U.S. District Judge W...
08:39, 05/25/2019

That First Black Hole Seen in an Image Is Now Called Pōwehi, at Least in Hawaii The word, which means “adorned fathomless dark creation,” is derived from the Kumulipo, a centuries-old Hawaiian creation chant, said a professor who helped with the naming....
21:52, 04/28/2019

SpaceX is about to launch a dummy astronaut called Ripley to the ISS SpaceX plans an uncrewed test flight of the Dragon spacecraft on 2 March, which will carry cargo and an astronaut dummy to the International Space Station...
21:26, 04/28/2019

Elon Musk Called to Step Down as Tesla CEO by Top Investor A top investor in the electric car maker Tesla has stressed that Elon Musk should step down as CEO as his irresponsible tweets can do the company more harm than good....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Eni Aluko: ‘We all have moments in life when our morals are called into question’ When the striker called out racism in football, it ended her international career. She explains why the fight was worth itEniola Aluko is one of only 11 female footballers to have played more than 100 times for England. She has scored some of the Lio...
20:39, 08/24/2019

The search for two Americans who went missing on a Barbados Jet Ski ride has been called off The search for two Americans who went missing last week after renting a Jet Ski in Barbados was called off by the country's coast guard on Sunday, Roy Morris, press secretary to Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, told CNN....
13:26, 07/02/2019

Trump’s tweets against liberal congresswomen called racist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is shrugging off sharp criticism for tweets branded as racist in which he says four outspoken liberal congresswomen of color should go back to their “broken and crime infested” countries. All are U...
15:39, 07/15/2019

Kosovo Leader Resigns After Being Called to War Crimes Court Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj, a former commander of the separatist Kosovo Liberation Army, urged President Hashim Thaci to call an early parliamentary election....
21:13, 07/19/2019

This Is What Happened After 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?'s Ashley Called the Police on Jay Cops, secret videos and dramatic FaceTime calls filled the Sunday, June 30 episode of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? on TLC. After last week's cliffhanger ending, cameras......
09:52, 07/01/2019

A Mountain Top Called ‘Little Man’ Falls in Norway, and Residents Weep For five years, geologists in Norway had urgently warned that the top of a mountain called “Little Man” could collapse and destroy huge swaths of a nearby town. After the 16th warning, it fell....
19:13, 09/07/2019

Meghan McCain Explains Why She Called Joy Behar a "Bitch" on The View Bitch, please. When it comes to "Hot Topics" on The View, not every co-host is going to agree on every topic. It certainly was the case Wednesday when the ladies were discussing......
03:52, 06/20/2019

Search called off for New Jersey couple missing on Barbados vacation The search was suspended for a New Jersey couple who went missing on a Barbados vacation last week when they rented a jet ski, according to reports. Officials called off the search Sunday for Oscar Suarez, 32, and Magdalena Devil, 25, nearly a week a...
22:00, 07/03/2019

Texas lawmakers strike down so-called ‘Save Chick-Fil-A’ bill Texas’s so-called “Save Chick-Fil-A” bill got plucked before lawmakers could cast a vote on it. “Hopefully, this is the day … discrimination against the LGBT community dies in Texas,” said State Rep. Julie Johnson, an openly gay Dem...
17:39, 05/11/2019

India Manager Called Back From West Indies: Report India manager Sunil Subramanium has been asked to return from the ongoing tour of the West Indies at the earliest for misbehaving with bureaucrats in the Caribbean Islands....
12:26, 08/14/2019

EU post to 'protect European way of life' called 'disgusting,' 'reprehensible' EU Commission chief von der Leyen was accused of creating a new position with a xenophobic message. The office for "protecting our European way of life" has been criticized within Brussels and throughout the EU....
13:13, 09/11/2019

Rahul Baba Kept Mum When PM Modi Was Called ''Neech'': Amit Shah BJP president Amit Shah today accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of remaining silent after his party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar hurled abuses at Prime Minister Narendra Modi....
18:39, 05/16/2019

Priyanka Chopra called out as 'hyprocrite' by audience member during panel Priyanka Chopra was called a “hypocrite” on Saturday during a Beautycon panel talk in Los Angeles by an audience member who accused of her encouraging war in the India-Pakistan conflict....
11:45, 08/12/2019

Have the Vandy whistler and College World Series called a truce? The TD Ameritrade Park employee that previously threatened to eject the Vandy whistler shook his hand during Vanderbilt's College World Series game.       ...
20:00, 06/20/2019

AOC blames Twitter, readers after called out for tweets about Alabama pro-life law Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blamed Twitter's character limitations -- and the reading skills of her critics -- after getting called out for spreading misinformation about the newly signed abortion ban in Alabama....
13:13, 05/16/2019

Gareth Bale says he is very happy to be called ‘the golfer’ at Real Madrid • Bale says golf keeps him calmer and gives him a break• Troubles at Madrid not the worst time of his career, he insistsGareth Bale has admitted he is more than happy to be nicknamed the “golfer” at Real Madrid, following a comment that Thibaut Court...
17:26, 09/05/2019

Epstein called criminalizing sex with teen girls a ‘cultural aberration’ A year before Jeffrey Epstein apparently killed himself in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, he told a New York Times reporter that he thought criminalizing sex with teen girls was a “cultural aberration....
15:53, 08/13/2019

Trump Blasts CNN Anchor Over Video Threatening Man Who Called Him 'Fredo' President Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted Chris Cuomo for a profanity-laced video showing the CNN anchor threatening to throw a man down the stairs. Trump said the journalist resembled a "total......
05:39, 08/14/2019

DOJ accuses Dems of trying to 'game the system' in 'so-called' impeachment probe The Justice Department on Tuesday accused House Democrats of shopping for a friendly federal judge in its effort to force former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify about potential obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump.In a new court...
00:00, 08/14/2019

Facebook Called Before US Senate Panel Over Digital Currency Project Facebook's plans to create a global cryptocurrency will face scrutiny from the US Senate Banking Committee on July 16, the latest sign that policymakers around the globe are casting a wary eye on the......
03:39, 06/20/2019

'By Innovation Only'? Apple’s iPhone 11 event should have been called 'By Iteration Only' instead. (AAPL) Apple Apple held an event at Apple Park's Steve Jobs Theater on Tuesday to unveil new iPhones, an Apple Watch, a new iPad, and more. Apple's tagline for this event was "By Innovation Only." Based on what we actually saw at the event, though, it shou...
04:39, 09/12/2019

Facebook called before Senate panel over digital currency project Facebook Inc's plans to create a global cryptocurrency will face scrutiny from the U.S. Senate Banking Committee on July 16, the latest sign that policymakers around the globe are casting a wary eye on the project....
23:13, 06/19/2019

Kaitlin Bennett claims ‘liberals’ at Rutgers called cops on her The self-styled Kent State “Gun Girl” — whose graduation photo with an AR-10 went viral — blasted “a group of liberals” for calling the police on her during a visit to Rutgers University. Kaitlin Bennett claimed she was nearly booted off the campus i...
16:52, 05/03/2019

Trump assails Britain's May, ambassador to U.S. who called his administration 'inept' U.S. President Donald Trump attacked Prime Minister Theresa May and her ambassador to Washington on Monday while Britain voiced regret for the leak of confidential memos in which the diplomat called Trump's administration "dysfunctional" and "inept."...
02:13, 07/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein called billionaire, 'man of nearly infinite means' — but is it true? Even as his attorneys Thursday reportedly proposed a $77 million package to spring him from jail, reports are emerging that wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein may not be so wealthy after all....
21:13, 07/11/2019

Mom of alleged El Paso shooter called cops about gun before tragedy: report The mother of the El Paso Walmart shooting suspect called police weeks before the massacre because she was worried about her son owning an AK-style assault rifle, lawyers for the family said Wednesday. The mom wasn’t concerned that Patrick Crus...
11:52, 08/08/2019

Woman sues cop who called her ‘bleeding heart liberal’ during arrest A Pittsburgh woman claims she was arrested by a President Trump-loving cop who allegedly teased her for being a “bleeding heart liberal,” according to a new lawsuit. Darian Balcom said she was grilled over her political views in December 2017 when sh...
01:26, 05/03/2019

Bill Cosby Called Himself 'America's Dad' and Black Twitter Determined That Was a Lie Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby might be a lot of things—an alleged serial rapist, “a sexually violent predator,” inmate number NN7687—but one title he can no longer claim is “America’s Dad.”...
07:13, 06/18/2019

The viral selfie app ImageNet Roulette seemed fun – until it called me a racist slur During a strange week for Asian Americans, the app – which is part of an art project – achieved its aim by underscoring exactly what’s wrong with artificial intelligence How are you supposed to react when a robot calls you a “gook”?At first glance, I...
09:52, 09/18/2019

Opinion: U.S. women called a lot of things at World Cup, but slackers won't be one of them USWNT coach Jill Ellis says her team will play to win, even though Group F winner likely will have to play France and England to get to title game.       ...
19:52, 06/17/2019

Joe Jonas' Bachelor Party Was So Wild the Police Were Called 3 Times It looks like Joe Jonas' bachelor party was a wild time--so wild, in fact, the police called on the groom and his gang three times in one night. Nick Jonas and Kevin Jonas dished on......
18:00, 06/13/2019

Sri Lankan Islamist Called for Violence on Facebook Before Easter Attacks A charismatic leader who allegedly helped plan and execute Sri Lanka’s Easter bombings called before the attacks for killing non-Muslims in Facebook posts that remained online despite complaints from moderate Muslims who say they asked the company to...
04:52, 05/01/2019