J.A. Happ’s struggles may not be only reason for Yankees skipping start

With Jordan Montgomery and Masahiro Tanaka starting Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, against the Braves at Yankee Stadium and Gerrit Cole likely to face the Red Sox on Friday night, J.A. Happ’s…

Mets left with no easy answers to fill Marcus Stroman’s spot

The Mets are still trying to figure out a pitching plan for Wednesday against the Nationals, with an evident preference toward a bullpen game. With Michael Wacha on the injured list, the team could…

Steven Matz clobbered in Mets’ terrible loss to Nationals

Steven Matz didn’t tell the Mets he was opting out from mediocrity for a trip to Abysmal-ville on Monday, but it happened. Only hours after fellow Long Island native Marcus Stroman cited coronaviru…

Mets fans should be terrified of what Brodie Van Wagenen might do next

The Mets took another hit Monday when Marcus Stroman announced he was opting out. Stroman cited a number of things that worried him — the obvious one being the game of chicken every ballplayer is p…

Could President Donald Trump’s tweets make college football an election issue?

Up to this point, Trump’s role in college football was just a ceremonial one. But his tweets to save the season could be the start of something more.

NFL could play Saturdays if college football season gets canceled: Reports

The upcoming college football season is in doubt this week after the “Power Five” conferences discussed canceling play.

Marcus Stroman becomes second Mets player to opt out of season

Marcus Stroman is opting out. The Mets announced Monday the right-hander decided to sit out the rest of the season because of coronavirus concerns. He becomes the second Mets player to opt out, eig…

President Trump backs college football players’ quest to play 2020 season

College football stars’ push to play this season has received a presidential stamp of approval. University leaders may have more of a say in this situation, but President Trump on Monday retw…

Trump demands college athletes play despite Big 10 reportedly cancelling season

United States President Donald Trump has backed calls led by quarterback Trevor Lawrence for the college football season to be played amid rising coronavirus cases in the country. Widespread reports suggest the Big Ten is leaning towards pulling the plug on its fall sports season, with the other Power 5 conferences - the ACC, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh supports playing football amid report Big Ten to cancel season

Michigan Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh released a statement Monday supporting wishes to play college football in the fall despite reports that the Big Ten Conference voted on postponement.

Flawed Maple Leafs need real change to avoid more playoff failures

Toronto failed to make the most of its stunning Game 4 comeback, and will now face questions about their legitimacy this summer.

Yankees calling up Clint Frazier for another big opportunity

Clint Frazier is about to receive another major league chance. The Yankees on Monday announced that they were sending Thairo Estrada to their alternate site. They did not announce a corresponding m…