Pick these steal gems to gain extra edge

Fantasy Alarm

As your quest for a fantasy baseball championship continues, gaining an extra edge in any category is paramount to your success. That is why stolen bases are so coveted. If you can find an edge in steals, your improvement in the category can create a significant impact on your standings. The specialty guys are unlikely … Read more

Mets get positive Jeff McNeil, Eduardo Escobar injury news

Mets get positive Jeff McNeil, Eduardo Escobar injury news

The early returns on the Mets’ injuries were overwhelmingly positive.  Eduardo Esocbar and Jeff McNeil had to leave the Mets’ 2-1, 10-inning loss to the Phillies in the early innings Friday night. McNeil was back in the lineup Saturday night, however, and there was hope Escobar would avoid the injured list.  McNeil (right thumb laceration) … Read more

Massapequa now ‘America’s team’ with trip to LLWS

Massapequa now 'America's team' with trip to LLWS

BRISTOL, Conn. — It’s a proud day on the south shore of Long Island. Massapequa Coast punched its ticket to the Little League World Series in the most legendary of ways: a 4-0, no-hit victory over mighty Toms River East of New Jersey to clinch the Metro Region in Bristol, Conn., on Friday night. They … Read more

Where Baker Mayfield-Sam Darnold Panthers QB battle stands

Where Baker Mayfield-Sam Darnold Panthers QB battle stands

LANDOVER, Md. — Even though the Carolina Panthers are another day closer to announcing a starting quarterback before the beginning of the regular season, the first exhibition game did not do much to drastically change the status of the competition. Sam Darnold threw a touchdown pass and Baker Mayfield was solid aside from a fumbled … Read more

Bills’ Matt Araiza rockets 82-yard punt in preseason game

Bills' Matt Araiza rockets 82-yard punt in preseason game

The Punt God is among us. Bills rookie punter Matt Araiza lived up to his nickname by unleashing an 82-yard kick Saturday against the Colts during Buffalo’s first preseason game.  The kick, which occurred in the waning seconds of the second quarter, went from near Buffalo’s 10-yard line to bouncing into Indianapolis’ end zone. Bills … Read more