Miguel Cabrera is why you don’t trade Juan Soto

Miguel Cabrera is why you don’t trade Juan Soto

Miguel Cabrera never won a World Series in Detroit yet he’s still deified by Tigers’ fans. Photo: Getty Images Miguel Cabrera was the easy comparison for Juan Soto when he was made available and then eventually shipped out of DC to San Diego. Miggy was the last historically good hitter to be traded at a … Read more

Some MLB GMs don’t realize spending money is good for business

Some MLB GMs don’t realize spending money is good for business

Juan Soto smiles as he sits alongside Padres president of baseball operations and “big spender” AJ Preller.Photo: AP In a recent anonymous survey, The Athletic detailed how a few MLB executives felt about the recent trade deadline. Most of the answers were normal, everyday responses to basic questions. “How big a market will Shohei Ohtani … Read more

CBS Evening News, August 4, 2022

CBS Evening News, August 4, 2022

CBS Evening News, August 4, 2022 – CBS News Watch CBS News Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison; Minor league players live in retirement community during baseball season Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On .

Does playing video games affect Kyler Murray’s NFL play?

Does playing video games affect Kyler Murray’s NFL play?

Kyle MurrayPhoto: AP Sports fans, especially NBA fans, I’m sure are familiar with the family of viruses the “Miami Flu,” the “LA Flu,” etc. It can be caught in places with a pleasant year-round climate and a plethora of places for young, rich people with lots of energy to party when their teams visit. The … Read more

Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison

Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison

Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison – CBS News Watch CBS News A Russian court found WNBA star Brittney Griner guilty of deliberately smuggling drugs into the country and sentenced her to nine years in prison. President Biden denounced the verdict. Attention now turns to the possibility of a high-stakes prisoner swap … Read more

Racist Boston didn’t deserve Bill Russell

Racist Boston didn’t deserve Bill Russell

Bill RussellPhoto: AP Screw Boston. Of course, the city and many of its people came out in full force to honor Bill Russell, who passed on Sunday at 88. There were great tributes, words, tweets, and commentary about this great man. Without question, Russell was one of the greatest basketball players who walked this Earth. … Read more

IDIOT OF THE MONTH: Everything is on fire

IDIOT OF THE MONTH: Everything is on fire

Welcome to Deadspin’s IDIOT OF THE MONTH, in which we start to worry that Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker might actually win. It’s a terrifying prospect, especially given that his strategy at the moment consists of “avoiding actual debate at all costs” in addition to his old standby, “say lots of really dumb… Read more… … Read more

NBA investigating James Harden, 76ers for tampering

NBA investigating James Harden, 76ers for tampering

Did James Harden help the Sixers circumvent the salary cap?Image: Getty Images Over the last few years, jilted NBA Governors have raised a bigger stink over their players mingling with other teams’ representatives before the free agency period has officially begun. In 2019, the NBA passed stricter tampering rules, including an increase in the maximum … Read more