The next Yankees skipper hit one of the franchise's most famous four-baggers, but he has no managerial experience. Did that spook his new boss? As if.
Aaron Boone, whose Game 7-winning homer in the 2003 ALCS lives on in Yankees lore, will be back in the Bronx Bombers' dugout, this time as manager, ESPN's Buster Olney reports. Boone was chosen over Hensley Meulens. This will be his first managerial job.
Representatives of slugger Giancarlo Stanton, who have met with the Giants over the past two days, have also received approval for a meeting with the Cardinals, sources told ESPN.
It wasn't always this way. In years past, Tiger Woods would separate himself from the rest of the field (on and off the course). Now, with Tiger's new camaraderie with players, they are just as interested in the hype as we are.
NFL Nation reporters predict the outcomes for Week 13 games, including a matchup of two of the league's hottest offenses: Vikings vs. Falcons.
Take a look at how four-division titleholder Miguel Cotto has changed his body over the past few years. Cotto will fight one last time when he defends his junior middleweight title against Sadam Ali at Madison Square Garden on Saturday.
The NHL's preseason foray into Beijing could be a harbinger of expansion. "We're going to work to grow the game in places like China, where there isn't a presence of hockey," commissioner Gary Bettman told ESPN.
Ole Miss, Jimbo Fisher and Tennessee's endless coaching search have pulled attention from what could be the best Championship Saturday ever.
Fisher brought the Seminoles back to national prominence, but it came at a cost. Even with constant demands and frayed relationships, FSU was happy to pay, until Fisher tried to raise the price one too many times.
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says quarterback J.T. Barrett's health situation is "delicate" and that the coaches will determine in the next 24 hours how much the quarterback can run the ball against Wisconsin.
For the first time in a long time, the World Cup favorites have clear paths to the knockouts. But it's never that simple at the World Cup.
Returning to MLS Cup this season, the Seattle Sounders have proven their 2016 title was no fluke. Now they can write themselves into league history.
Tiger Woods briefly took the lead while shooting a 4-under 68 and is among the leaders at the Hero World Challenge. Woods is in contention for his first victory in four years entering the weekend.
With a celebratory, "We're walking," Texans defensive end J.J. Watt posted a video of his first steps since he fractured his tibial plateau in Week 5.
After parting ways with John Currie amid a difficult coaching search, Tennessee has turned to Hall of Fame coach Phillip Fulmer to handle the school's athletic director responsibilities, sources told ESPN.
Everything in between the firing of Butch Jones and AD John Currie's own ouster has made this coaching search infamous. And Tennessee still doesn't even have a coach.
A constantly rotating lineup and an attack force that struggled down the stretch cost Houston a shot at MLS Cup, writes Arch Bell.
Florida State officials announced Friday that Jimbo Fisher has resigned as the team's football coach in order to accept the head coaching job at Texas A&M.
Ben McAdoo said he's comfortable with benching QB Eli Manning, that he's in sync with co-owner John Mara and that he needs to evaluate talent on the team's roster.
Brazil, the No. 1 overall team in SPI, has a 21 percent chance to win the World Cup, the highest of any team in the field.