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MLB home runs are way down so far in 2022; here’s how the league’s recent tinkering deadened the baseball

Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, Dodgers center fielder Cody Bellinger laid into a center-cut 94 mph fastball from Giants righty John Brebbia. The pitch jumped off the 2019 NL MVP’s bat at 102.3 mph and sailed toward center field … and then it just died. Mauricio Dubón made the catch with relative ease a few […]

NBA playoffs: James Harden’s shortcomings on display as 76ers lose Game 1 vs. Heat without Joel Embiid

Harden isn’t the superstar he used to be, no matter how badly Daryl Morey wants him to be. The Philadelphia 76ers came into their second-round opener against the Miami Heat on Monday with one realistic avenue to victory: James Harden had to be the best player on the floor. Perhaps he didn’t need to score […]

Ralf Rangnick set to be announced as Austria manager but will continue Man Utd consultancy role until 2024

Ralf Rangnick took over as interim Man Utd manager in November 2021, replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford; Rangnick to stay on at Old Trafford in consultancy role until 2024 Ralf Rangnick is set to be announced as the next manager of Austria, but will continue in his Manchester United consultancy role until 2024. […]

Man Utd news: Sir Alex Ferguson offers Erik Ten Hag opinion, Cristiano Ronaldo message

Man Utd news: Sir Alex Ferguson offers Erik Ten Hag opinion, Cristiano Ronaldo message. The pulse in Manchester United’s season has been fading for months now – they will be keen to ensure it doesn’t completely flatline on Thursday against Chelsea. A loss to Arsenal on Saturday effectively ended the team’s chances of finishing in […]

Liverpool can solve difficult Trent Alexander-Arnold transfer question for free

Liverpool need to find a deputy for Trent Alexander-Arnold but suitable players are in short supply. Even with an industry-leading team of data analysts at your disposal, it is not easy to sign players who can be successfully integrated into a football team. Liverpool do this better than most, but there is one position for […]

5 things we learned from this weekend’s Premier League action

Title rivals Manchester City and Liverpool both picked up wins, while the survival battle took another twist. Everton finished the weekend in the relegation zone after they slipped to a 2-0 defeat at Merseyside rivals Liverpool, who kept up their title challenge. Manchester City continued to lead the way at the top of the table, […]

Tyson Pedro reveals truth behind Drink West ad with Tai Tuivasa, Nathan Cleary and Shannon Noll

Tyson Pedro has revealed the truth behind the viral ad featuring himself, UFC heavyweight Tai Tuivasa, Penrith halfback Nathan Cleary and Australian Idol favourite Shannon Noll – and yes, the Panthers star really is that bad a singer. >>> READ MORE: SC High School League sanctions boys volleyball as an official sport starting in fall […]