Unai Emery Is Back For More

NEW YORK — It has been more than three years now, but Unai Emery still remembers the moment as if he had just witnessed it. When he brings it up, all the frustration he felt on that day in March 2019 comes rushing back. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has just claimed the ball, the clock has ticked … Read more

Pete Rose Dismisses Questions About Sexual Misconduct

Pete Rose was dismissive Sunday when asked about an accusation that he had sex with a girl under 16 in the 1970s. Rose, who was attending a celebration in Philadelphia for the 1980 World-Series-winning Phillies team, told a female reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer: “No, I’m not here to talk about that. Sorry about that. … Read more

MLB’s PitchCom System Draws Mixed Reactions

Baseball and technology have always made for wary partners. For a five-year span in the 1930s, as radio became more popular, all three New York teams — the Yankees, Giants and Dodgers — banned live play-by-play of their games because they feared the new medium would reduce attendance. When the Chicago Cubs added lights to … Read more

Griner’s Sentence Renews Pressure on President Biden

WASHINGTON — Immediately after a Moscow judge handed down Brittney Griner’s nine-year prison sentence on Thursday, calls grew louder for President Biden to find a way to bring her home. “We call on President Biden and the United States government to redouble their efforts to do whatever is necessary and possible,” the Rev. Al Sharpton … Read more