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Cavan Biggio, son of Hall-of-Famer Craig, called up by Blue Jays


TORONTO — Blue Jays prospect Cavan Biggio, the son of Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, was brought up by Toronto on Friday and set to make his major league debut against San Diego. Biggio was in the lineup to bat eighth and play second base, the position where his father won four Gold Glove awards […]

Symptom-free, Michael Conforto ready to replenish depleted Mets outfield


The Mets won’t be without Michael Conforto — or a left-handed bat — much longer. Conforto, who has been on the injured list since suffering a concussion in a collision with Robinson Cano on May 16, said Friday that he feels “100 percent,” and expects to resume playing this weekend at Citi Field. Manager Mickey […]

Yankees-Royals postponed, rescheduled as part of Saturday doubleheader


The Yankees’ win streak is on hold. Inclement weather in Kansas City postponed Friday’s matchup with the Royals at Kaufman Stadium. Instead, the game will be played on Saturday as part of a doubleheader, the team announced. Game 1 is scheduled for 2:15 p.m. ET, with Game 2 slated for 8:15 p.m. ET. The Yankees […]

Tiger Woods roasts bettor who doubled down on his Masters win


Tiger Woods’ win at the 2019 Masters was inspiring. His follow-up at the PGA Championship, less so. And give him credit: he knew better. The same can’t be said for James Adducci, the bettor who won a modicum of infamy — and $1.275 million — placing $85,000 on Woods to win at Augusta. Adducci doubled […]

Tiger Woods roasts bettor who tried to capitalize on his Masters win


Tiger Woods’ win at the 2019 Masters was inspiring. His follow-up at the PGA Championship, less so. And give him credit: he knew better. The same can’t be said for James Adducci, the bettor who won a modicum of infamy — and $1.275 million — placing $85,000 on Woods to win at Augusta. Adducci then […]

Gerald McCoy leaves Browns visit without a contract


CLEVELAND — Gerald McCoy isn’t ready to commit to the Browns — or anyone else just yet. The six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle visited Cleveland’s facility for several hours Friday, but left without signing a contract, a person familiar with the meeting told The Associated Press. Nevertheless, the Browns and McCoy’s agents are having “ongoing […]

Matt Kemp becomes the Mets’ latest veteran option in outfield


The Mets added some extra outfield depth on Friday, signing Matt Kemp to a minor league deal, The Post’s Mike Puma confirmed. Kemp was released by the Cincinnati Reds on May 4, after the 34-year-old hit .200 with a home run and 5 RBIs in 20 games on the season. He was placed on the […]

Kevin Durant justifies his social media behavior: ‘I’m sticking to something I know’


Kevin Durant isn’t going to stop getting into Twitter fights anytime soon. After yet another instance in which Durant punched downward online, responding to both Chris Broussard and a random Twitter user when called out online, Durant defended his approach to reporters. Why does he feel it’s justified? “Because I have a social media,” Durant […]

Auto racing: How to wager on Memorial Day weekend races


LAS VEGAS — Memorial Day weekend brings about barbecues, parades and good times with family and friends, but most importantly taking time to remember the fallen who made the ultimate sacrifice in our nation’s name. It also brings about a Christmas in May of sorts for motorsports fans. Formula One kicks the day off (9 […]

Donovan McNabb compares himself to Troy Aikman to make Hall of Fame case


Donovan McNabb is a Hall of Famer. Or, at least he is according to Donovan McNabb. The former Eagles, Redskins and Vikings quarterback compared himself favorably to Cowboys legend Troy Aikman, saying he “absolutely” deserves to be enshrined in Canton, because the two have similar numbers, with McNabb holding a edge in some categories. McNabb […]

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