Staten Island FerryHawks two-way player Kelsie Whitmore becomes first woman to pitch in Atlantic League

NEW YORK — Kelsie Whitmore relieved for the Staten Island FerryHawks with the bases loaded and retired former major leaguer Ryan Jackson on Wednesday, becoming the first woman to pitch in the independent Atlantic League. Days after breaking another barrier by starting in the left field, Whitmore got a chance to show off her two-way … Read more

Reggie Wayne: ‘It Makes Me Throw Up’ How Much Matt Ryan Reminds Me of Peyton Manning | Bleacher Report

Michael Hickey/Getty Images Former Indianapolis Colts legend Reggie Wayne, who currently coaches the team’s wide receivers, believes the addition of veteran quarterback Matt Ryan is such a good thing for the franchise that it makes him sick, specifically because the former Atlanta Falcons QB reminds him of a certain Hall of Famer. “It makes me … Read more

Cincinnati Reds scratch Tyler Naquin, Nick Senzel from lineup; put both on IL

MILWAUKEE — The slumping Cincinnati Reds are piling up losses on and off the field. The Reds removed outfielders Tyler Naquin and Nick Senzel from the starting lineup ahead of Wednesday’s 18-4 loss at Milwaukee and placed both on the injured list. They were added without injury designations, an indication that both are sidelined with … Read more

Justin Gaethje calls Charles Oliveira less dangerous than Khabib Nurmagomedov, questions champion’s resolve: ‘Once a coward always a coward’

Justin Gaethje has another shot at UFC gold, and he thinks the current champ is less of a threat than the previous one. Gaethje challenges Charles Oliveira for the lightweight championship at UFC 274, which takes place Saturday at Footprint Center in Phoenix. It’s Gaethje’s second attempt to become undisputed champion after a loss to … Read more

Kelsie Whitmore first woman to pitch in Atlantic League

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Tempers flare as Carolina Hurricanes blister Boston Bruins in chippy Game 2 win; Antti Raanta hurt in collision

Carolina and Boston ratcheted up the intensity in Game 2 of their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series on Wednesday. And it led to both sides suffering a key loss as Hurricanes’ goalie Antti Raanta and Bruins’ defender Hampus Lindholm left the game with injuries. It was Carolina that prevailed on the scoreboard though, beating the … Read more