Why Yankees’ offensive style won’t get offseason overhaul

Why Yankees’ offensive style won’t get offseason overhaul

The Yankees thought they had a fearsome three-headed monster from the right side of the plate when they acquired Giancarlo Stanton from Miami last December. Teamed with Gary Sanchez and Aaron Judge, the trio was expected to wreak havoc on opposing pitchers….

ACT government commit to Canberra A-League bid despite delay concerns

ACT government commit to Canberra A-League bid despite delay concerns

The ACT government remain financially committed to Canberra's A-League bid despite speculation expansion could be delayed 12 months following a Football Federation board upheaval. FFA chairman Steven Lowy and his fellow directors will vacate their positions at the governing body's annual general meeting next month….

Holland vulnerable as Australia mull three quicks

Holland vulnerable as Australia mull three quicks

Abu Dhabi: An unexpectedly green Abu Dhabi wicket left Jon Holland looking vulnerable as Australia toyed with the possibility of playing three quicks in the second Test against Pakistan. The Sheikh Zayed Stadium is not known for being kind to bowlers, let…

Sheffield Shield batsmen to draw on Dubai drama

Sheffield Shield batsmen to draw on Dubai drama

Australia's desperation in Dubai will be on the minds of batsmen around the country on Tuesday, when the Sheffield Shield season starts in Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. Defending champions Queensland host Tasmania at the Gabba, where Joe Burns and Jackson Bird are…

Doyel: This was the worst loss of the Colts’ awful season

Doyel: This was the worst loss of the Colts’ awful season

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – They are not cute little underdogs anymore. They are not feisty, not daring, not building for a better tomorrow. The Indianapolis Colts are a team that drops passes and fumbles the football and throws stupid interceptions. They are…

Shock as world basketball chief dies suddenly

Shock as world basketball chief dies suddenly

Patrick Baumann, the secretary general of basketball's world governing body (FIBA) who was seen as a potential International Olympic Committee president, has died. Baumann is thought to have suffered a heart attack while attending the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He…

Aric Almirola makes last-lap pass to win NASCAR playoff race at Talladega

Aric Almirola makes last-lap pass to win NASCAR playoff race at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. — In a sports easily perceived as individual, teamwork for more than 500 miles around Talladega Superspeedway was the crucial factor in Aric Almirola’s win Sunday in the 1000Bulbs.com 500. He and his Stewart-Haas racing teammates — pole winner-Kurt Busch,…

The Jets throw and kick their way back into contention

The Jets throw and kick their way back into contention

The Jets honored their 1968 Super Bowl-winning team Sunday, 50 years after they defeated the Colts in Super Bowl III. Then Joe Namath and Co. watched the current Jets go out and get their own victory over the Colts. This 42-34 win…