In fact, their .653 winning percentage is the highest since 1969 by any team outside of first place at the break.
The depth of the Yankees roster and More >
German player Angelique Kerber has cruised to Wimbledon’s semifinals after defeating Russian Daria Kasatkina in the quarterfinals in straight sets (6-3 and 7-5). She will tomorrow face 12th seed Jelena Ostapenko from Latvia, who defeated Dominika Cibulkova 7-5 and 6-4 to reach the semis.
Kerber, More >
Now it’s Miguel Andujar’s turn, as he’s become the latest Bronx Bomber to take home some much-deserved hardware.
Andujar was named the American League Rookie of the More >
Defending track winner Kyle Busch, who has finished in the top 10 in his past three races at Pocono, also has top four top-10 finishes in his last six races there. More >
LeBron James scored 44 points and surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the player with most field goals in postseason history to help the Cleveland Cavaliers even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 on Monday night with a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics.
The Cavs held off Boston’s comeback More >
James Harden and Eric Gordon scored 27 points each on a night Houston had five players with 16 More >
Luis Severino pitched a five-hitter with 10 strikeouts for his first career complete game and Giancarlo Stanton homered twice to lead the visiting New York Yankees to a victory over the World Series champion Houston Astros 4-0 for the second consecutive night.
Stanton, who drove in four runs, hit a More >
Interestingly there was no suspension for the Thunder’s Russell Westbrook despite his altercation with Utah More >
DeMar DeRozan matched his career playoff-high with 37 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 19 points and 14 rebounds and the Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 130-119 on Tuesday night as Toronto took a 2-0 lead in a playoff series for the first time in franchise history.
Kyle Lowry had 13 points and a More >
Here are three worth following as these playoffs develop.
1.- The physical and mental state of the Golden State Warriors: They finished the season 7-10 as the team was More >