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November 24, 2018 2:55 PM Charles Barkley slams Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson match: ‘This is some crappy golf’

Charles Barkley slammed the match between Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods, calling it "crappy golf." (Getty Images/AP) NBA legend Charles Barkley, who is known for his outspoken thoughts, was happy to share them again during the highly anticipated matchup between golf stars Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson – and it wasn’t pretty. Barkley can be caught most days commentating 91

November 20, 2018 12:12 AM Fantasy baseball fallout of James Paxton-Justus Sheffield trade

The New York Yankees were involved in the first major deal of the offseason, trading for Seattle Mariners left-handed pitcher James Paxton on Monday. Heading back to Seattle is top-rated Yankees prospect Justus Sheffield, another hard-throwing southpaw. What does the deal mean from a fantasy perspective? ESPN Fantasy's Eric Karabell, Tristan H. Cockcroft 72

November 19, 2018 10:56 PM Yankees land James Paxton in trade, send top prospect to Mariners

The Mariners and Yankees completed a trade Monday that sends ace left-hander James Paxton to New York for three prospects, including top-rated lefty Justus Sheffield. The other two prospects going to Seattle are outfielder Dom Thompson-Williams and right-handed pitcher Erik Swanson. Paxton, who turned 30 this month, has spent his entire career with Seattle 60

November 9, 2018 2:52 PM A Corey Kluber blockbuster? These teams might be in the mix

Corey Kluber will be 33 years old next April, and if he was about to hit free agency there would be important questions about the high risk of a long-term investment in a pitcher with more than 2,000 innings logged in professional baseball. But Kluber, the Cy Young award winner in the American League in 2014 and 2017, is not a free agent; rather, he's under 86

November 8, 2018 11:18 PM Reds' Scott Schebler, Rangers' Matt Bush miss arbitration cutoff

The Major League Baseball Players Association said Thursday the cutoff for eligibility this winter is 2 years, 134 days of major league service -- up from 2 years, 123 days last year. The top 22 percent of players with at least two years of service time, but less than three, are eligible for arbitration as long as they had at least 86 days this year. They join the older 69

November 8, 2018 9:56 PM Man wins lottery prize by picking Red Sox jersey numbers

BRAINTREE, Mass. -- A Massachusetts great-grandfather has won a $100,000 lottery prize by picking the jersey numbers of five members of the World Series-winning Boston Red Sox. The lottery said in a statement that 84-year-old Jim Aylward Jr., of Templeton, won the prize in Monday's Mass Cash drawing using the numbers 11-16-19-22-25. He claimed his prize 71

November 3, 2018 7:30 AM Dodgers' Justin Turner Shaves the Beard!

Here it is ... this is what Justin Turner's face looks like without his glorious red beard. The Los Angeles Dodgers star was grubbin' with his wife Kourtney Turner at Vivian’s Millennium Cafe in Studio City on Friday afternoon (that place is delicious, BTW) ... and he was basically unrecognizable. Of course, the Dodgers are still reeling from that World 163

October 22, 2018 4:42 PM Ben Shapiro Says Red Sox Beat Dodgers, 'Kershaw's No Koufax'

Sorry, Dodgers fans -- it ain't gonna happen ... the Dodgers will LOSE to the Red Sox in the World Series, in part because Clayton Kershaw's no Sandy Koufax ... so says Ben Shapiro. The conservative firebrand is also a die-hard baseball fan -- and even though he's from L.A., the 34-year-old tells us he's rooting for the Red Sox because of his Boston 78

October 20, 2018 7:32 PM Marlins close to deal for Cuban outfielders Victor Victor Mesa, Victor Mesa Jr

The Miami Marlins are close to confirming the signings of highly rated Cuban prospects Victor Victor Mesa and his brother Victor Mesa Jr., according to multiple reports. As El Nuevo Herald first reported, citing a source, Victor Victor Mesa will receive a $4 million-plus signing bonus, while Victor Mesa Jr. gets a bonus close to $1 million. Both players 73

October 12, 2018 10:22 PM Astros add Hector Rondon, Joe Smith to roster for ALCS

Outfielder Myles Straw and reliever Will Harris will not be active for the best-of-seven series that begins Saturday night at Fenway Park. Hinch said Friday he wanted an extra pitcher, so he went with those who matched up best against the Red Sox. Houston has 12 pitchers and 13 position players active. Boston manager Alex Cora has not announced his roster 65