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DeJong’s 1st multihomer game leads Cards over Mets 5-1

Paul DeJong made the right decision to give up the scalpel, trumpet and piano to concentrate on baseball. A rising star on the St. Louis Cardinals, the 24-year-old shortstop had the first multihomer game of his young big league career Sunday and helped the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 5-1 to avoid […]

Falcons extend Leon McFadden, Austin Pasztor

The Falcons have retained a couple of ers who were set to become free agents tomorrow. Atlanta signed cornerback Leon McFadden and offensive lineman Austin Pasztor to one-year extensions, the team announced today. The 27-year-old McFadden has been a well-traveled cornerback, paying for the Browns, Jets, 49ers, Cardinals, Giants and Cowboys before ending up in […]

Clayton Kershaw couldn’t ‘care less’ about facing Shohei Ohtani

Clayton Kershaw isn’t drinking the Shohei Ohtani Kool-Aid. The Dodgers ace said he couldn’t care less about Ohtani after the Japanese two-way player spurned the Dodgers this winter and signed a contract with their cross-town rivals, the Angels. Or, they could package one of two of those guys in an attempt to land a much […]

Kings coach Dave Joerger ‘all right’ after dizzy spell

Kings coach Dave Joerger was taken to the locker room after dropping to a knee during the first quarter of Monday’s game against the Spurs. The Kings said Joerger had a “momentary episode of lightheadedness” and would not return to the sideline for precautionary reasons. “He’s all right,” Kings assistant head coach Elston Turner said […]

Rays trade infielder Ryan Schimpf to Braves

The Tampa Bay Rays have traded infielder Ryan Schimpf to the Atlanta Braves in for a player to be named or cash. The Rays announced the deal Monday, two days after Schimpf was designated for assignment to clear room on the 40-man roster for free agent outfielder Carlos Gomez, who signed a $4 million, one-year […]

How the humidor will impact the Diamondbacks’ hitters and pitchers

Finally, something to talk about other than Shohei Ohtani. Last summer, the Arizona Diamondbacks put fantasy baseball on high alert, unveiling plans to install a humidor in Chase Field. Issues with calibrations delayed the launch to the point Major League Baseball told the club to put if off to the 2018 season. Over the winter, […]

Ryan Shazier injury update: Steelers LB walking after regaining feeling in legs

After being released from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Rehabilitation Institute on Thursday, the Steelers linebacker has regained movement in his legs and begun a regular walking routine, ESPN reported. “He’s making incredible progress,” an unidentified source familiar with Shazier’s recovery said. The American singer, songwriter and actress has released seven studio albums, one […]

New England would have two new starting cornerbacks in 2016, after Logan Ryan bolted to the Titans in free agency.

“Regulated or not, shady advisors have made quite a mark on the NFL financial scene,” the authors write. “Before closer scrutiny was instituted, at least 78 players lost more than $42 million between 1999 and 2002 because they trusted money to agents and financial advisors with questionable backgrounds.” Adding insult to injury, the sketchy advice […]

The Rams defense will have its hands full with Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

With a trip to Super Bowl LII at stake Sunday night, who will be more up to task? Here are Sporting News’ predictions for what should be a classic, physical, defensive-minded game. Vinnie Iyer: The Vikings are favored as the road team because there’s more trust in Keenum against the Eagles’ defense than there is […]

The Thunder had their way with Cleveland in the first half.

They scored 76 — the most given up in any half by the Cavs this season — and took the air out of the Quicken Loans Arena crowd. Before the second half began, the arena’s in-game emcee told the fans, “The first half is over. Forget about it.” That was impossible as the Thunder extended […]