2021 MLB Playoffs – Yordan Alvarez’s MVP performance propels Houston Astros to World Series

Houston Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez was unstoppable. At a time when his team needed him most, Houston’s designated batter broke out big on his way to winning ALCS MVP, nearly single-handedly leading the Astros to the American League pennant. In the final three games of the American League Championship Series — a series that started … Read more

2021 MLB World Series — Braves turn on power, Charlie Morton breaks leg and other big moments in Game 1 win over Astros

The big story of Game 1 of the World Series was the broken fibula of Atlanta Braves pitcher Charlie Morton knocking him out in the third inning and throughout the game against the Houston Astros. Arguably the main highlight of the match is the ace of the Braves who struckout José Altuve as he watched … Read more

2021 MLB World Series — Braves turn on power, Charlie Morton breaks leg and other big moments in Game 1 win over Astros

The big story of Game 1 of the World Series was the broken fibula of Atlanta Braves pitcher Charlie Morton knocking him out in the third inning and throughout the game against the Houston Astros. Arguably the main highlight of the match is the ace of the Braves who struckout José Altuve as he watched … Read more

Chicago Blackhawks GM resigns after report of team’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations against a coach

The National Hockey League fined the Chicago Blackhawks $2 million and said two top officials left the team Tuesday after a scathing report detailing how the team had dealt with allegations of sexual misconduct against a coach during the Stanley Cup season. from 2010. The league announced the fine and departure of Blackhawks director Stan … Read more

The Old Men and the Series: This Fall Classic features the oldest manager matchup ever

Major League Baseball has largely dismissed dinosaurs like Dusty Baker and Brian Snitker as viable managerial candidates and brushed aside as relics of a bygone era that can no longer understand the modern game. Today, teams prefer young, recently retired players with a background in analytics and a willingness to relinquish decision-making power to the … Read more

St. Louis Cardinals plans to hire bench coach Oliver Marmol, 35, as next manager, sources say

The St. Louis Cardinals are planning to hire Oliver Marmol as their new manager, ESPN sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan on Sunday night, confirming an earlier report. Marmol, 35, has been a St. Louis bench coach for the past two seasons and is highly regarded within the organization. He was the favorite from the start … Read more

Ronald Acuna Jr. Stays ‘Positive’ Through ACL Tear Repair and Embraces New Role as Braves Cheerleader

ATLANTA — With the Braves trying to get past the mighty Los Angeles Dodgers and get into the World Series for the first time since 1999, it might be easy from the outside to forget they’re incomplete. It has been that way since July 10, when star outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. went down for the … Read more

MLB in talks to launch nationwide home games streaming service

Major League Baseball is in talks to launch a nationwide video streaming service that will allow fans to watch their teams’ hometown games without a cable TV subscription, The Post has learned. The web-based service — which could address a decades-old annoyance for baseball fans that some have partially blamed for the league’s steadily declining … Read more