"Strong!" challenges notions of fitness

634 days ago

The new documentary "Strong!", about 300-pound Olympic weightlifter Cheryl Haworth, challenges our notions of what it means to be a fit female athlete. Read more ...

Surviving Bernie Brewer's slide

654 days ago

When I return from a baseball trip, I typically have a few standard souvenirs: a stuffed bear with the team logo, maybe a T-shirt and tons of photos. I'm back from Milwaukee with many of those keepsakes, as well as some unusual mementos of my time at Miller Park -- bruises, abrasions and scratches on my arms and legs. I consider these badges of honor I wear with pride -- proof that I survived Bernie's slide.

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Beach volleyball tour seeks lasting impact

662 days ago

In its second year, the Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Volleyball Series seeks to take advantage of the sport's Olympic attention and build a lasting U.S. tour. Read more ...

Should MLB require an All-Star from every team?

664 days ago

With the Midsummer Classic upon us, our writers tackle the question of whether MLB should continue to require every team to be represented in the All-Star Game or whether the practice waters down the product. Read more ...

Day-night doubleheader in NYC

668 days ago

I've lived in New York City for a long time (too many years to admit publicly) and have always wanted to see the Yankees and Mets play on the same day in their two home ballparks. Read more ...