For the first time in his career, Cristiano Ronaldo was able to win a major tournament for his country, something that Lionel Messi has never done.
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are just around the corner, with the opening ceremony set for Friday, August 5.
For the second straight year, the Home Run Derby was a smash hit. Yet amidst the breathtaking backdrop in San Diego and a couple of outstanding performances from the likes of Mark Trumbo and Todd Frazier, it was Miami’s Giancarlo Stanton who owned the night.
After being perched atop everyone’s weekly power rankings for the whole season, people are starting to doubt the Chicago Cubs.
We take most great athletes for granted. It’s just human nature. We excitedly watch them emerge on the scene, then become great, but once they’ve reached the highest level of their sport, it’s easy to forget just how lucky we are to witness them.
As soon as I began to write this, Arizona’s Jeremy Lamb laced a single to break up Madison Bumgarner’s no-hitter last night at AT&T Park. This was disappointing, for sure: Bumgarner seems to be the only Giants pitcher who hasn’t thrown a no-no recently (they’ve had four in the past four years).