Aaron Judge, Aaron Hicks Propel Yankees Over Astros

Yankees manager Aaron Boone said the arrival of the Astros in town the next few days would lead to “a shot-in-the-arm series.’’ For eight innings, though, that sounded like a shot-in-the-dark prediction. But then the Yankees did what seemed impossible, brightening what has been an illuminating season. Trailing 6-3 and hitless since the first inning, … Continue reading Aaron Judge, Aaron Hicks Propel Yankees Over Astros

Floyd Mayweather To Fight Another Exhibition Bout In Japan

Floyd Mayweather will fight in Japan again in another exhibition, this time against MMA fighter Mikuru Asakura. Promoters said the bout is scheduled for September. The rules and length of the bout have not yet been made public. Mayweather retired undefeated from professional boxing almost five years ago but has been fighting exhibitions. Just over … Continue reading Floyd Mayweather To Fight Another Exhibition Bout In Japan

Anthony Rizzo Delivers Yankees’ Knockout Blow

Anthony Rizzo crushed a grand slam to cap off an eight-run frame as the Yankees ran away with a 12-3 win over the Blue Jays in the series opener at Rogers Centre.  After his walk-off homer Thursday gave the Yankees a 2-1 win over the Rays, Rizzo left no doubt with his round-tripper against the Blue Jays, clobbering … Continue reading Anthony Rizzo Delivers Yankees’ Knockout Blow