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by: Sam Fels — Deadspin 26m
With MLB taking over Minor League Baseball, and apparently hitting small towns worse than the death of American manufacturing, one small benefit is MLB’s newfound ability to experiment with new rules in the lower leagues it now controls. It gives...
by: Jon Helmkamp — Deadspin 55m
Los Angeles Rams star defensive tackle Aaron Donald is facing assault charges stemming from an incident last weekend in Pittsburgh, according to a KDKA report.
by: Donovan Dooley — Deadspin 55m
I have an honest question.
Jayson Tatum looks like his pre-COVID self again, but he’s not “cured” — he now has to use an inhaler
by: Bryan Fonseca — Deadspin 2h
In case you’ve forgotten, Jayson Tatum is here to remind you that we’re still in a pandemic.
... assists during that stretch on 41/33/86 shooting, and of those 18 games, the Celtics won the same amount of games as they did during their first 10: Seven. Adver ...
by: Jesse Spector — Deadspin 2h
Bernie Madoff tried to get clemency from Donald Trump in 2019, and last year asked to be released from prison because of kidney disease. He didn’t get the presidential get-out-of-jail-free card, and didn’t get the compassionate release, but Madoff...
New York Mets
... s clients were Sandy Koufax and the Hall of Famer’s childhood friend, former Mets owner Fred Wilpon. So deep were the Mets’ ties to Madoff that Wilpon and Sau ...
by: Dustin Foote — Deadspin 3h
Aaron Rodgers continues to bring it as Jeopardy! guest host. And last night, he had another viral moment.
Green Bay Packers
... ast night, he had another viral moment. Advertisement Early in the game, the Packers QB read a $400 clue under the category, “Title Waves.” It stated: “In the 19 ...
Model Rachel Bush espouses ill-informed anti-vaxx stance because she wants to watch Bills hubby play live
by: Jesse Spector — Deadspin 3h
Rachel Bush wants to watch her husband, Bills safety Jordan Poyer, play football this season. She does not, however, want to get a COVID-19 vaccine. This is a problem for her, because Erie County, N.Y., is planning to require proof of vaccination to...
... is is a problem for her, because Erie County, N.Y., is planning to to attend Bills and Sabres games this fall. Advertisement “Our plan is that unless you are v ...
by: Sam Fels — Deadspin 5h
It’s obviously not an easy time in the Twin Cities, and Timberwolves president Gersson Rosas probably had his heart in the right place suggesting that the rescheduled game between the Wolves and Nets Tuesday afternoon could act as a platform for...
... shion for the Brewers while at the plate the past few seasons, something the Cubs Twitter account slyly pointed out to the soundtrack of the Brewers broadcast ...
... Contreras has been something of a baseball pin cushion for the Brewers while at the plate the past few seasons, something the Cubs Twitter account ...
by: Sam Fels — Deadspin 21h
You probably haven’t heard of Olivia Moultrie. You’re going to, either on the field, or off, or both. And her name has a chance of being associated with massive change of the structure of soccer in the U.S.
by: Jon Helmkamp — Deadspin 21h
Generally speaking, when an All-Pro player is healthy, they’re employed in today’s NFL. For whatever reason, that isn’t the case for Marquette King, who is healthy, available, and ready to contribute for an NFL franchise. The former second team All-Pr
... Advertisement “Before Thanksgiving I thought I was going to land with the Cowboys,” said King. “I had a very good workout, and I thought they were going to ke ...
... h division-rival Denver heading into the 2018 season. After signing with the Broncos, however, he was asked to change his punting technique. “So, before we even ...
Kansas City Chiefs
... doing that new technique, I kept tearing my abductor. We played against the Chiefs, and I got smacked on the sideline, and it was done, man. So I got let go.” ...
by: Jesse Spector — Deadspin 23h
They says justice is blind, which means that’s one thing justice has in common with Joe West.
New York Mets
... es that Wagner pitched between 2006 and 2007, the years Lo Duca was with the Mets. We can certainly rule out May 25, 2007, a game that not only could not be m ...
... y rule out May 25, 2007, a game that not only could not be mistaken for Mets-Phillies because it was in Miami, but because Wagner gave up a homer to Miguel Cabrer ...
St. Louis Cardinals
... ct but elements of it are plausible. Image: AP Advertisement While that Mets-Cardinals game makes the gist of Lo Duca’s tale plausible, he’s not exactly Mr. Reliab ...
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