Category Archives: Archived

DA's Offseason Rankings: Dramatic shifts league wide

There is no bottom, it seems. There was so much money spent by so many NBA teams on so many, uh, unproven players in free agency this season that Twitter…

More of the same: U.S. women continue dominance

RIO DE JANIERO — Is it any coincidence that the dominance of the U.S. women’s basketball program parallels the dominance of the UConn program? Here’s the thing you notice about…

Australia, France making presence (and future) felt

RIO DE JANIERO — If Argentina — and, Spain, the other international program that has challenged U.S. hegemony in basketball the last decade — is transitioning to a new generation,…

Yankees Drop Game to Blue Jays and Lose Pitcher Nathan Eovaldi

Blue Jays 12, Yankees 6 By SETH BERKMAN August 16, 2016 The Yankees’ rickety chances of making a postseason run incurred two staggering body blows on Tuesday. First, starter Nathan Eovaldi announced…

Yankees’ Luis Severino Returns to Minors After Savaging by Rays

Rays 12, Yankees 3 By SETH BERKMAN August 14, 2016 Mariano Rivera’s plaque is the newest addition to Yankee Stadium’s Monument Park, where the inscription credits his “signature cut fastball” with leading…

Rookies Chad Green and Aaron Judge Lead Yankees Over Blue Jays

Yankees 1, Blue Jays 0 By BILLY WITZ August 15, 2016 The Yankees have swept out the old and welcomed the new, and they received another indication Monday that the future may…