• Pitcher who allowed Tim Tebow's home run tweets funny response

    St. Louis Cardinals prospect John Kilichowski will forever be the answer to a trivia question no one thought would exist even two months ago. During Wednesday’s instructional league game against the New York Mets, he was the pitcher who allowed a home run to Tim Tebow in Tebow’s first ever…

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  • December trial set for UNC player accused of sexual battery

    A North Carolina football player charged with misdemeanor sexual battery and assault on a fellow student is scheduled for trial in December. During a brief court hearing Thursday morning, attorneys reserved the weeks of Dec. 5 and Dec. 12 for the case against Allen Artis, a junior reserve…

    The Associated Press
  • Conor McGregor has finally made it to New York (along with the UFC)

    This was why the UFC owners – and former owners – fought for more than a decade to legalize mixed martial arts in New York. An overflow crowd jammed into the Theater in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday for the kickoff news conference for UFC 205, which will be held in The Garden on Nov. 12. It will…

    Kevin Iole
  • Autopsy report determines Arizona OL Zach Hemmila died due to mix of medications

    An autopsy report on Arizona offensive lineman Zach Hemmila’s body determined the player died because of a toxic mixture of medications. Hemmila died on Aug. 7. Hemmila’s death was ruled accidental and he was set to be a fifth-year senior on the team.

    Dr. Saturday
  • Jordan Spieth in New Role as U.S. Anchor at Ryder Cup

    It may be peculiar how much the Ryder Cup matters, but it does. "Honestly, I think we're just tired of being told that we haven't won in a while," Jordan Spieth said at his press conference Tuesday. Before that, it had been nine years. European players get asked about their Ryder Cup…

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  • Week 4 Fantasy Flames: Bears' Howard to claw way to top-15 numbers

    Every Wednesday the Noise highlights 12 under-started names who he believes are destined to torch the competition. To qualify, each player must be started in fewer than 60 percent of Yahoo! leagues. Speaking as an accountability advocate, I will post results, whether genius or moronic, the…

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  • Pete Rose petitions Hall of Fame for inclusion on ballots in lengthy letter

    Disgraced hit king Pete Rose has asked National Baseball Hall of Fame officials to reconsider the bylaw that blocks his candidacy for enshrinement, petitioning Hall president Jeff Idelson in a seven-page letter that argues for his inclusion on future ballots. The letter, obtained by Yahoo Sports,…

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  • Soccer-African duo voted onto FIFA Council by CAF

    CAIRO, Sept 29 (Reuters) - African soccer leaders elected Guinea's Almamy Kabele Camara and Ghana's Kwesi Nyantakyi on Thursday to represent the continent on the expanded 36-member FIFA Council. Camara, the Confederation of African Football's (CAF) second vice president, and Ghana Football…

    Reuters
  • Fans Gather at Marlins Park for Jose Fernandez's Final Departure in Motorcade Procession

    Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez, who died in a boating accident Sunday, is being honored in a public memorial service. Pallbearers wearing Fernandez's jersey carried his coffin into a hearse, which left a Miami funeral home for Marlins Park at 1:30 p.m., ABC's Miami affiliate WPLG…

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  • Bucks president softens criticism of Milwaukee as 'racist'

    Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said he's eager to work with Bucks president Peter Feigin to improve the city's race relations after the NBA executive last week called the city the ''most segregated, racist place'' he has seen. Barrett and Feigin, who is from New York City, had a ''good conversation''…

    The Associated Press
  • To Danny Willett's Brother, an Open Letter From America's Fat, Dumb Golf Fans

    The U.S. captain, DL to the 3, claims not to have read it, but your man Dazzer Clarke did. Ooooooh, Danny Willett's brother gonna get it! LOL! As for Danny, he later told the Golf Channel that it was tough to concentrate today, because he was hearing it from the galleries.

    Golf
  • Sauber’s Ericsson fit to race after Thai chicken accident

    By Abhishek Takle SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Sauber’s Marcus Ericsson was left wondering why the chicken crossed the road after falling foul of one while training in Thailand last week. The Swede and his trainer were cycling in Thailand after the Singapore Grand Prix when they quite literally ran…

    Reuters
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    Recap: SD 6, LAD 5

    9/28/16: Renfroe, Maurer lead Padres to 6-5 win

    MLB.com
  • Tuscaloosa realtor uses Les Miles' firing for ingenious billboard

    Les Miles may be moving from Baton Rouge after his firing (Getty). A realtor in Tuscaloosa, the home of the University of Alabama, is already having fun with LSU’s firing of Les Miles. Take a look at this billboard that’s already posted two days after Miles was removed as the Tigers’ head coach.

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    Miami mourns Jose Fernandez in citywide funeral procession (26 Fotos)

    The baseball world continues to cope with the tragic death of 24-year-old Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez's funeral procession was held in Miami on Wednesday, giving fans one final opportunity to pay their respects to the superstar pitcher.

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  • Nike seen on track for long-run growth despite tough competition

    (Reuters) - Nike Inc , the world's No. 1 footwear maker, will continue to dominate the sportswear market despite intensifying competition in North America, analysts said on Wednesday, a day after the company reported "futures orders" below estimates. Nike's futures ordering program allows retailers…

    Reuters
  • French amputee surfs again in 'revenge' on shark

    Saint-Jean-de-Luz (France) (AFP) - After losing his left leg in a shark attack in 2011, avid surfer Eric Dargent wasted little time rueing his misfortune, setting out to get his "revenge". Dargent, now 39, teamed up with snowboarding amputee Patrice Barattero to invent a prosthetic knee specially…

    AFP