Tom Glavine gets pitchers’ angers over sticky stuff checks

Tom Glavine gets pitchers' angers over sticky stuff checks

Though Major League Baseball’s crackdown on foreign substances is meant to expose the game’s cheaters, the new rules may result in a positive unintended consequence — clearing innocent pitchers, even eliminating them from prior speculation — according to Hall of Famer Tom Glavine. The crackdown already has cleared one big-name pitcher — Washington’s Max Scherzer … Read more

Five to watch at the Tokyo Olympics

Five to watch at the Tokyo Olympics

(Reuters) – Five taekwondoin to watch out for at the Tokyo Olympics: LEE DAE-HOON (SOUTH KOREA) The top-ranked athlete in the male -68kg category will be bearing the weight of national pride for South Korea after leaving Rio and London with a bronze and silver, respectively. He’s won plenty of other gold medals – including … Read more

‘We should all be supporting Britney Spears’

'We should all be supporting Britney Spears'

Justin Timberlake is officially team #FreeBritney. “After what we saw today, we should all be supporting Britney at this time,” Timberlake tweeted Wednesday night, following Spears’ bombshell testimony at her conservatorship hearing earlier that day. “Regardless of our past, good and bad, and no matter how long ago it was… what’s happening to her is … Read more

Iowa to ban teaching critical race theory in schools

Iowa to ban teaching critical race theory in schools

As Iowa moved to ban the teaching of critical race theory, a state-run education support agency held workshops for teachers about the controversial topic that included a graphic that listed former President Donald Trump’s campaign slogan “Make America Great Again” as an example of “covert white supremacy,” according to a report.  Gov. Kim Reynolds​, a … Read more

Justin Tuck more concerned with 2021 Giants than reliving past

Justin Tuck more concerned with 2021 Giants than reliving past

The Giants have unveiled plans to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their Super Bowl 46 victory over the Patriots, and one of that team’s captains has expressed the importance of looking toward the franchise’s future more so than celebrating its past. The Super Bowl 46 champions will be honored at halftime of the Giants-Rams game … Read more

Former Stockdale standout Collatz Sellens finishes seventh in discus at Olympic trials

Glesnes rocket brings Union to 2-2 tie with Atlanta United

Jun. 23—Fresh off an impressive 2019 track and field season, Alex Collatz Sellens was looking forward to big things last year before events were interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the former Stockdale and USC standout thrower’s momentum took a hit the past 15 months, Collatz Sellens continued her training — albeit in her father’s … Read more

Miami highway sign hacked to read ‘Arrest Fauci’

Miami highway sign hacked to read 'Arrest Fauci'

A hacker in Florida reprogrammed a digital highway sign to share COVID-19 conspiracy theories and a plea to can the nation’s top infectious disease expert. A sign on State Road 836 in Miami read “Arrest Fauci,” “COVID-19 was a hoax” and “vaccines kill,” on Tuesday morning, according to NBC 6 South Florida. Officials had turned … Read more