Sports Merchandise A longtime MLB evaluator recently detailed all the time he has spent watching Shohei Ohtani. The days hanging out in Japan’s northern province, where Ohtani plays. The in-flight movie choices across the Pacific. The hours observing Ohtani’s pregame and in-game work. The evaluator believes he has a good feel for the player and
10:27 AM GMT ESPN staff England will tackle South Africa in Johannesburg, Bloemfontein and Cape Town next June as both sides step up their preparations for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. The schedule sees England play two games at altitude as they travel to South Africa for the first time since 2012. The series begins
Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon, who had already missed two games because of a groin strain, will miss at least two more weeks, the team said Thursday. “It is a big loss,” Wild defenseman Matt Dumba told reporters after Thursday’s 4-2 win over Las Vegas. “You can’t take anything away from that. It’s Jared Spurgeon.
Watch the best and worst scenarios from the draw. Watch the best and worst scenarios from the draw. The draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to take place on Dec. 1 at the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow. It will start at 10 a.m. ET/3 p.m. GMT — 6 p.m. local time in
Border batsman Marco Marais earned himself a slice of cricketing history at East London last week, by crashing his way to the fastest first-class triple-century, for Border against Eastern Province. “I don’t think anyone actually thinks they are going to get 300,” Marais told The Daily Dispatch after making an unbeaten 300 off 191 balls.
GOLD COAST — A frustrating season finally behind him, Adam Scott says he will enjoy switching off before finding a way to fix his ball-striking woes. Scott missed the cut for the first time in Australia since 2010 after a string of missed putts and wayward tee shots to finish his second round on Friday.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Dak Prescott walked out of the Dallas Cowboys‘ locker room following the 38-14 win against the Washington Redskins with his right hand tightly wrapped, but the quarterback does not believe the injury will be an issue going forward. Prescott was injured on a second-quarter option toss but remained in the game through
ATLANTA — LeBron James came into Thursday’s game against the Atlanta Hawks touting the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ play by quoting the inimitable Will Ferrell. “We’re going streaking,” said James, wearing a big grin, in a video posted to his Uninterrupted multimedia platform on Wednesday. “You know, in my best Will Ferrell voice. ‘Old School,’ one of
Washington State football coach Mike Leach has met with Tennessee regarding the school’s head-coaching vacancy, a source confirmed to ESPN’s Edward Aschoff. The meeting took place with Tennessee athletic director John Currie in Los Angeles on Thursday, a source told The Associated Press. The source spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because neither
OXON HILL, Md. — Earlier this week, undefeated junior lightweight Lamont Roach Jr. said he would be disappointed if he didn’t knock out Rey “Flash” Perez on Thursday night when they clashed at the MGM National Harbor Resort and Casino. Nonetheless, the rugged Filipino journeyman was still on his feet at the conclusion of the