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A West Coast Post-Season

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 09.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

An all-West Coast World Series, a distinct possibility at this point, would present an image of baseball that is young, new and forward-looking, despite the inconvenient time zone for many in the East Coast.

Winning the Jackpot -- A Matter of Life and Death

Don McNay | Posted 03.31.2014 | Money
Don McNay

It can be argued that Abraham Shakespeare, David Edwards and Amanda Clayton had little in common besides winning the lottery. Along with diverse geographic differences, they were very different people with very different problems. And they are all dead. Long before their average life expectancy.

Introducing the 2013 MLB All-Star Disappointment Team

Ben Heisler | Posted 09.07.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

With Major League Baseball's All-Stars now officially announced in the form of an awkward studio TV show, it seems like a perfectly good time to ruin the buzz of this year's All Star Game and instead, focus on the negatives.

What Happened To Josh Hamilton?

Sports On Earth | Posted 06.30.2013 | Sports

It's been a rough year for Josh Hamilton, in both the seasonal and calendar senses. In his first year with the Angels after signing a five-year, $123 ...

Neil LaBute and John Guare Off Broadway

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.13.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

New plays by the eminent American playwrights Neil LaBute and John Guare are an event. In Reasons to be Happy at the Lucille Lortel Theater, LaBute, w...

Biggest Surprises Of MLB Season

Posted 05.08.2013 | Sports

Matt Harvey? Really? Through seven starts this season, the Mets' righty is 4-0 and has been making fans in Queens, N.Y. forget about that knuckleballe...

Josh Hamilton: Wife Called Security Due To Fan Abuse

AP | SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 06.06.2013 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton says his wife had to call for security before his first game against the Texas Ra...

What if John Sterling Took His Shtick on the Road? Home Run Calls for Remaining 29 Teams

Ben Heisler | Posted 06.04.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

With Sterling a part of the Yankees broadcast booth since 1989, it might appear that his signature shtick may be getting stale. So I thought of way to freshen it up a bit... home run calls for Yankees opponents!

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Dark Skies

Dan Persons | Posted 04.27.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

If there's one thing we know about a Blumhouse film, it's that they are convinced the American family just isn't safe at home. In the case of Dark Skies, the entities bedeviling a married couple and their two young sons aren't restless spirits, but malevolent aliens.

'SVU' Tackles 'Legitimate Rape' With 'Homeland,' 'Walking Dead' Stars

Posted 02.20.2013 | TV

"Law & Order: SVU" is tackling the "legitimate rape" controversy with the help of "The Walking Dead" and "Homeland" actors. According to The Holly...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 04.16.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The "Blade Runner," South African Oscar Pistorious has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend. He was the first double amputee to run in the Olympics in London last summer.

A Golden Age for Baseball in the Golden State

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.06.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Baseball has been experiencing an interesting power shift over the last few years. Just as complaints about east coast bias in baseball coverage became widespread, east coast baseball began to get a lot less interesting.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 02.13.2013 | New York
Len Berman

R.I.P. Big East Conference. It looks like the seven basketball schools are breaking away to form their own conference.

Angels Snag Josh Hamilton

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 02.12.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- Josh Hamilton is heading to the Los Angeles Angels, lured with a $125 million, five-year contract that steps up the migration of high-p...

REPORT: Angels, Josh Hamilton Agree

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2012 | Sports

Josh Hamilton appears to be headed to Los Angeles, but not to the big-spending Dodgers. As first reported by Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, Hamilton an...

Theater: Golden Boy No Knockout; Katie Holmes in Dead Accounts

Michael Giltz | Posted 02.10.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Golden Boy is a handsomely mounted revival by director Bartlett Sher, with the sets and lighting especially effective in rooting us in the late 1930s. But the play itself doesn't get under our skin.

Trading Places: The 2013 MLB Free Agent Preview

Andrew Wild | Posted 01.29.2013 | Teen
Andrew Wild

This year's free agent market fails to live up to last year's in terms of star power, but after a season with so much parity, it'll be interesting to see what changes happen.

What Happened To josh Hamilton?

Grantland | Posted 10.09.2012 | Sports

Josh Hamilton ran under a fly ball Wednesday. He wasn't running particularly fast. To Ron Washington's eye, it might have looked like he was loafing. ...

The MVP Race Heats Up

Andrew Wild | Posted 11.26.2012 | Teen
Andrew Wild

The American League MVP race has taken an unexpected twist. Mike Trout had emerged as the runaway favorite for a while after Josh Hamilton fell into a slump, but now things aren't looking so certain.

Rangers Rally To Extend Divison Lead

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 09.25.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The young Oakland Athletics have seen too many of these endings lately during their playoff chase. Adrian Beltre singled home the...

Whoops: Yankees Oufielder Falls Down For Fly Ball

Posted 08.16.2012 | Sports

For 10 consecutive seasons, Andruw Jones won a Gold Glove Award for his superlative play in centerfield. This will not be one of those seasons. In...

WATCH: Most Memorable Moments From MLB's First Half

Posted 07.13.2012 | Sports

Play ball! Again! The two most uneventful days of the sports calendar are over. The MLB All-Star break is behind us. In cased you missed it, the S...

MLB Star Hospitalized

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 06.15.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton was hospitalized early Friday after becoming dehydrated because of an intestinal virus and lik...

Hamilton On Triple Crown Pace After Historic Week

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 07.14.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — The numbers for Josh Hamilton are just mind-boggling. After the Texas Rangers slugger had maybe the best week ever in baseba...

Hamilton Thankful, Humble After 4-HR Game

AP | DAVID GINSBURG | Posted 07.09.2012 | Sports

BALTIMORE — If the Hall of Fame ever comes calling for the last baseball Josh Hamilton hit over the wall on Tuesday night, the Texas Rangers slu...