MLB awards finalists 2021: MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Manager of the Year will be announced this week

It’s awards season in Major League Baseball, and the major individual hardware is being handed out this week. Last week, MLB revealed the finalists for each of the four major awards handed out by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA). In each league, there will be a Most Valuable Read more

Mets interested in Brewers’ David Stearns after 2022, but what does that mean for front office search now?

The Mets search for a head of baseball operations (president of baseball operations, general manager, whatever you want to call it; it’s basically the main decision-maker for the baseball side) has now continued through the General Manager Meetings.  In fact, the search for a permanent baseball ops leader has been Read more

Frankie Edgar undecided on retirement, reveals he fought after recent hip replacement surgery

Regarding his fighting future, Frankie Edgar is playing it close to the vest. The former UFC lightweight champion suffered another devastating loss this past Saturday at UFC 268, falling by third-round knockout to Marlon Vera after taking a front kick to the face. It was the third knockout loss for Read more

Atlanta Braves GM on Freddie Freeman — ‘Our goal is to sign him and keep him a Brave’

The Atlanta Braves have extended a qualifying offer to star first baseman Freddie Freeman, but general manager Alex Anthopoulos says the reigning World Series champions’ goal is to “keep him a Brave.” Freeman, who has spent his entire professional career in the Braves organization, officially became a free agent Sunday Read more

Carolina Panthers LB Haason Reddick calls out New England Patriots’ Mac Jones for ‘dirty’ play

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers edge rusher Haason Reddick called the first-quarter no-call in which New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones held Brian Burns‘ right ankle as the outside linebacker twisted to get away after a strip sack “egregious” and “completely dirty.” Burns returned after spending time in the sideline Read more