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Len Berman's Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Can you imagine, it was Manny Ramirez bobblehead night in L.A. but Manny didn't start with a sore hand. Oh, he pinch hit a grand slam homer as the Dodgers won.

Len Berman's Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Loved the New York Times bit with "banner day." They used to have the event at Shea, but no more. So the Times invited readers to come up with cyberspace banners. A sampling: "Someone Madoff With the Mets' Season."

Bears Putting Corporate Logo On Practice Jerseys

ESPN Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Bears have joined a growing NFL trend of placing a corporate logo on their practice jerseys....

Julio Castillo, Cubs Minor Leaguer, On Trial For Beaning Fan In Bench-Clearing Brawl

AP | JAMES HANNAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

DAYTON, Ohio — A fan who says he was hit by a baseball hurled by a minor-league pitcher during an on-field brawl testified Tuesday that he had a...

Keeping Score in Chicago Episode 16: Rick Telander vs. the Sportswriters

Mark Konkol and Todd Fooks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mark Konkol and Todd Fooks

Sun-Times sports columnist Rick Telander talks about how Japanese baseball writers spoiled his attempt to prompt a serious talk about voting Steroid Era players into the Hall of Fame.

On a Sunday in Scotland

Neil McCarthy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Neil McCarthy

Of all the sports, the four hundred year old one we call golf is the most like life. Like life, it is very hard to get right.

Len Berman's Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Paul McCartney finishes up his Citi Field gig tonight. I was there Saturday night and it would be much too easy to say it's the most noise Citi Field will hear all season, and certainly the most hits.

Kimo Leopoldo Dead: UFC Legend Dies At 41

tmz.com | Posted Jul 21st 2009 12:33PM by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

TMZ has confirmed former UFC superstar Kimo Leopoldo is dead. He was 41. Several MMA websites are reporting Leopoldo died from a heart attack ... w...

Tom Cruise And Kids Join Beckham Family At Galaxy Game (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Tom Cruise and his older two kids, Connor and Isabella, joined Victoria Beckham and her younger sons Romeo and Cruz in a box on Sunday to cheer on Dav...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Stewart Cink wins his first major after beating Tom Watson in a 4-hole playoff at the British Open. Watson, at age 59, had a chance to win in regulation but missed an 8-foot putt on 18.

Erin Andrews Peephole Video Spreads Malware (NSFW)

sophos.com | Graham Cluley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Hackers have created webpages claiming to contain the notorious Erin Andrews peephole video in their attempt to infect Mac and Windows computers. Eri...

Michael Vick Released From Federal Custody, Wants To Resume Football Career (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press Writer HAMPTON, Va. - Suspended NFL star Michael Vick ended his federal dogfighting sentence Monday, freeing him to...

Stewart Cink Wins British Open

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TURNBERRY, Scotland — One putt from 8 feet was all that separated Tom Watson from a moment no one imagined possible until he was close enough to...

ESPN To Roll Out More Local Sites

New York Times | Brooks Barnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Not content with being a sports colossus with broadcasts in 200 countries, ESPN is taking aim at hometown sports coverage, threatening one of the last...

Woman Hit By Motorcycle At Tour de France, Dies

AP | SAMUEL PETREQUIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BESANCON, France — A woman crossing the road during the Tour de France was killed Saturday when she was hit by a police motorcycle escorting rid...

Armstrong Drops To 4th At Tour de France

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BESANCON, France — Lance Armstrong was unfazed about slipping to fourth place at the Tour de France. Instead, he was riled that his former lieut...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Len Berman

What's more surprising after the first round of the British Open? Soon to be 60-year old Tom Watson shooting 5-under, or Tiger Woods not breaking par (1-over) on a beautiful summer day in Scotland?

Tiger Woods Misses Cut At British Open

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TURNBERRY, Scotland — In one unforgettable hour, as nostalgia gave way to disbelief, Tom Watson and Tiger Woods walked off the 18th green at Tur...

The Sports Show (VIDEO)

xxxUCB Comedyxxx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
xxxUCB Comedyxxx

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Cubs Banged Up: Soriano Out With Pinkie Injury, Lilly Hurting

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — Chicago Cubs left fielder Alfonso Soriano says he dislocated a finger and isn't sure when he'll return to the lineup. Soriano was ...

Brooklyn Cyclones Plan Salute To Pregnancy Night

BrooklynCyclones.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

For generations, it has been said that Brooklynites have been "born into baseball." This summer, that term may be more literal than ever before. On Su...

David Beckham's Shirtless Victory (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

David Beckham is trying his best to make soccer popular in America, and one tactic for filling stadiums could be to keep taking his shirt off. Beckh...

Cubs Manager Piniella Meets White Sox Fan Obama: 'He Has Done A Really Nice Job For Our Country'

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Lou Piniella was touring the White House with his wife and grandchildren Thursday when he got a five-minute meeting with President Barack Obama. ...

World Games: China Boycotts Opening Ceremony In Taiwan

AP | PETER ENAV | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TAIPEI, Taiwan — The 100-strong Chinese delegation boycotted the opening ceremony of the World Games in Taiwan on Thursday, underscoring the lim...

Major League Stress Test

David Vines | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Vines

Baseball players having anxiety issues on the field is well documented, perhaps more so than in any other sport.