When the Mets don their newly designed jerseys for the upcoming inaugural Players Weekend, the only difference won't simply be new colors. Here's a breakdown of the Mets' nicknames and an explanation of some of their tribute patches.
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We’ve all heard those predictions that Samaje Perine would become the starting Redskins running back from the moment he was drafted in the fourth round last spring. Perine had a sterling career ... Read more
LISBON: Fullback Fabio Coentrao was recalled by Portugal after an absence of nearly two years as the European champions named their squad on Thursday for their next two World Cup qualifiers. Coentrao ... Read more
BARCELONA: Polish rider Tomasz Marczynski earned his first stage win at a grand tour by outsprinting two rivals at the finish to take an enthralling stage six of the Vuelta a Espana, as Chris Froome i ... Read more
The Braves swapped one highly regarded left-handed pitching prospect for another yesterday, optioning Max Fried to Triple-A Gwinnett and selecting the contract of southpaw A.J. Minter to take his plac ... Read more
Our Canadian correspondent Peter Ryan always seems to catch a seat to the most amazing concerts starring our favorite acts from the '80s. Here's his review of this week's Midnight Oil show in Montreal ... Read more