First, Marwin Gonzalez Cleared the Green Monster. Then He Ran into It.
A home run by Gonzalez gave his team an early lead in Game 2. But a short while later, he was left dazed after colliding with the wall.
Roundup: Packers Beat 49ers on a Last-Second Field Goal
Aaron Rodgers led Green Bay on an 81-yard drive in the final 67 seconds that was set up by an interception.
U.S. Soccer Team Is Again Being Rebuilt With an Interim Coach’s Blueprint
Dave Sarachan, handed the reins after a World Cup qualifying debacle, was expected to coach for one game. A year later, he is still running the...
On Baseball: The Astros Turn to a Throwback in Dallas Kuechel
Houston’s starter in Game 3 of the A.L.C.S. gets outs the old-fashioned way: with sinkers and ball movement, not blazing speed.
Dodgers 6, Braves 2: In Year of the Homer, a Single Is the Dodgers’ Biggest Hit
Los Angeles advances to meet Milwaukee, helped by a David Freese pinch hit.
Behind Enemy Lines: The Red Sox Fan at Yankee Stadium
Smile a lot at the natives and monitor their beer intake. If someone begins to growl, back off, smiling. Maybe know where the security man stands.
On Baseball: Aaron Boone’s Inexperience Shows in an Embarrassing Loss
The rookie manager’s decision to leave Luis Severino in too long, only to replace him with a starter rather than a reliever, was a huge factor in...
Red Sox 16, Yankees 1: Red Sox Thrash Yankees in a Humiliating Home Defeat
The Red Sox clubbed starter Luis Severino and took advantage of Aaron Boone’s indecisiveness to run up the score in Game 3.
Drew Brees Breaks Peyton Manning’s Career Passing Yards Record
In a year defined by eye-popping passing yardage totals, the longtime quarterback of the New Orleans Saints established himself at the top of the...
Dodgers 6, Braves 2: They’re Back: Dodgers Stop Braves to Reach Third Straight N.L.C.S.
Manny Machado, Los Angeles’s midseason acquisition, drove in four runs as the Dodgers finished off Atlanta and set up a matchup with the Brewers.
On Baseball: Yankees vs. Red Sox Is the Stuff of Movies. Just Ask Spike Lee.
Lee’s presence at Game 2 underscored what baseball has been missing in the 14 seasons since the Red Sox and Yankees met in a playoff series.
In Boston, a Renewed Appreciation for the Babe
This is the 100th anniversary of the 1918 season, when Babe Ruth led the Red Sox to a World Series title and began transforming from a pitcher into...