Donovan Mitchell throws out first pitch, takes BP before Cyclones game

U06P

The uncertainty over Donovan Mitchell’s future doesn’t seem to be bothering him. Though the three-time All-Star guard’s name has been bandied about in trade rumors, with the Knicks interested in landing the high-scoring standout and the rebuilding Jazz believed to be serious about moving him, Mitchell enjoyed a Saturday in Coney Island. Mitchell took several … Read more

Stargazing: Lehi museum partners with NASA to teach about Webb telescope images

U06P

NASA reveled four new images Tuesday taken by the James Webb Telescope. This image shows the Carina nebula. The Hutchings Museum Institute in Lehi, selected by NASA to be an official Webb events host, held an event on Saturday to celebrate the first images from the telescope, (NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI) Estimated read time: … Read more

IndyCar champ Palou declares he will be at McLaren in 2023

U06P

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar champion Alex Palou, who has contracts signed with two different race teams for 2023 and is being sued by Chip Ganassi Racing, declared Thursday: “I will be in the McLaren family next year.” The soap opera over Palou’s future continued with more twists and turns than the Spaniard will face in … Read more

Aaron Judge’s walk off saves struggling Yankees in shutout win over Royals

U06P

The Yankees’ offensive woes in the Subway Series came with traffic on the bases, as they went 0-for-15 with runners in scoring position. On Thursday, they struggled to even put runners on base, never mind scoring position. But all it took was one big swing from Aaron Judge to save the game. Judge delivered with … Read more

How Yankees-Andrew Benintendi vaccination situation likely will play out

U06P

It is impossible to believe the Yankees traded for Andrew Benintendi without an assurance that the 28-year-old left fielder will be vaccinated in time to play with his new teammates when the club crosses the border for a three-game series in Toronto that commences Sept. 26.  If not, whether through back channels or otherwise, then … Read more

Donald Trump, Charles Barkley, Caitlyn Jenner highlight wild LIV Golf pro-am

U06P

Donald Trump was off and running, or at least driving, Thursday morning in the pro-am at LIV Golf’s latest tournament, which will begin Friday at his Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. Not far behind him were Charles Barkley and Caitlyn Jenner. LIV Golf’s slogan is “Golf but louder,” and it certainly felt that … Read more

‘Save Minecraft!’ Cry Players After Mojang Starts Moderating Private Servers

U06P

Image: Mojang / Microsoft Minecraft is on fire. At least that’s how it currently feels if you follow the fandom on social media or certain message boards. A portion of the community is up in arms following the news that developer Mojang won’t back down from a controversial move to open private servers up to … Read more

GTA Online Reacts To Hated, OP Jetbike Finally Getting Nerfed

U06P

Image: Rockstar Games / Kotaku Ding dong, the wicked witch is dead. In other words, the player-hated, troll-approved Oppressor Mk. II jetbike in Grand Theft Auto Online has finally been nerfed following nearly half a decade of terror. While many players are happy about the change, others have shared concerns that it has made the … Read more

Mets sweep Yankees with walk-off win after Max Scherzer dominates

U06P

Eduardo Escobar touched home plate, tossed his helmet and began the sprint to second base to celebrate with teammates. The player they were chasing was Starling Marte, who smacked a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning that gave the Mets a 3-2 victory over the Yankees at Citi Field on Wednesday night for a … Read more

Max Scherzer shows why he lessens pressure on returning Jacob deGrom to be Mets’ only ace

U06P

The titular ace of the Mets’ rotation went to work on Wednesday. So did Max Scherzer. Two-hundred-and-sixty-four miles away from where Birthday Boy Max took the ball in Queens for the finale of the first installment of the Subway Series, Jacob deGrom was on the mound in Syracuse for the Mets’ Triple-A affiliate for what … Read more