Schwartzman eases through, Shapovalov stunned by Simon

Schwartzman eases through, Shapovalov stunned by Simon

Diego Schwartzman eased to a straight-sets win over home hope Oscar Otte but there was a shock in store for Denis Shapovalov at the Cologne Championships. Second seed Schwartzman, ranked ninth in the world, needed just 81 minutes to seal a 6-3, 6-2 victory, setting up a third-round meeting with Alejandro Davidovich Fokina. It was a less happy outing for … Read more

Yadier Molina blasts Gold Glove process; here’s why the Cardinals’ catcher is wrong

Yadier Molina blasts Gold Glove process; here's why the Cardinals' catcher is wrong

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina was omitted from Gold Glove consideration this year, and he believes his ethnicity played a part, saying that not being one of three finalists for the award was an “injustice” perpetrated by voters. “I don’t know if it’s MLB or whoever but it’s clear that they don’t want this Boriuca Jibarito to … Read more

Giants QB Daniel Jones rips off 80-yard run; of course, he trips himself short of goal line

Giants QB Daniel Jones rips off 80-yard run; of course, he trips himself short of goal line

Daniel Jones is the Giants’ leading rusher this season, which is probably more of an indictment of New York’s running game without Saquon Barkley than it is indicative of Jones’ explosiveness. That being said, Jones proved to everyone watching the bad Giants-Eagles “Thursday Night Football” game that he can definitely scoot. After an exchange of punts … Read more

Holiday Bowl 2020 canceled: Organizers cite COVID-19

Holiday Bowl 2020 canceled: Organizers cite COVID-19

The 2020 Holiday Bowl was canceled Thursday. Organizers said the COVID-19 pandemic was the reason. Current plans are to resume playing in 2021.  The decision helped bowl officials avoid questions about where the late December game would be held. The San Diego Union-Tribune reported in September that the 2020 game would be played in San Diego but not … Read more