Shane Bieber fans over 10 for record fourth consecutive season opening

Cleveland Indians pitcher Shane Bieber has been dominant this season. Defending American League winner Cy Young struck out 13 batters in eight innings against the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday, marking the first time a starter has recorded 10 or more strikeouts in each of his first four starts in a single season since at least […]

Trevor Lawrence seems to confirm he’s going to No. 1 in the Jaguars

Former Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence will be the No. 1 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars later this month. By now, it’s well known that Lawrence is the consensus top player in a busy quarterback class. Once the Jaguars knocked out the No.1 pick of the New York Jets by losing […]

Jake McGee and Logan Webb on IL after getting vaccinated

The San Francisco Giants placed Jake McGee and right-hander Logan Webb closer to the injured list on Sunday after both pitchers received the COVID-19 vaccine, according to the Associated Press. Both players are still feeling the effects of the vaccine and the Giants are hoping they only miss a game or two. McGee made a […]

Nationals place Stephen Strasburg on IL

The Washington Nationals put Stephen Strasburg on the 10-day injury list with inflamed right shoulder, the team announced on Sunday. The move is retroactive to April 15. The 32-year-old was scheduled to start against the Arizona Diamondbacks and will be replaced by Paolo Espino. Strasbourg struggled at the start of this season. He’s 0-1 with […]

Kershaw: Jurickson Profar could have hurt Austin Barnes

Tensions between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres continued to escalate on Saturday when Clayton Kershaw and Jurickson Profar chopped up after a batting attack in Game 2 of a three-game set. Kershaw has made it known he was not happy after Profar was sent to first base on receiver interference when […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: career retrospective | Yardbarker

You could argue that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the most overlooked basketball player based on his production. It’s amazing, considering his significant size and the fact that he played in Los Angeles for many years. And yet, we’re not giving Kareem his due in terms of a truly amazing career in the hoops. He is one […]

Twins-Angels games postponed due to COVID-19 issues

Saturday and Sunday matches between the Twins and the Angels have been postponed due to unspecified issues related to COVID-19, the league said. According to the MLB press release, the postponements were made “to allow further testing and contact tracing involving members of the Twins organization.” Minnesota shortstop Andrelton Simmons was placed on the COVID […]

Twins-Angels match postponed after positive COVID-19 test

Twins had false positive tests involving manager Rocco Baldelli and another employee a few days ago. It is not clear at this point whether this is also a false positive. The twin players were able to get the vaccine nine days ago, although medical officials said it took two weeks for the vaccination to take […]