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How Will Jewish Ballplayers Handle the Yom Kippur Quandry?

Peter Dreier | Posted 11.13.2013 | Sports
Peter Dreier

One of American Jews' great traditions -- not found in the Bible or any other sacred book -- is fretting over whether Jewish Major Leaguers will play on the high holidays, particularly Yom Kippur, the most sacred day in the Jewish calendar.

Injury Woes Continue to Plague Yanks

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 08.18.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — They come back for a bit, then they're gone again. So it goes for the New York Yankees and many of their ailing stars this season. K...

Have We Seen the Last of the Greatest Yankee Infield

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 07.16.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

This foursome was the more or less regular Yankee infield from 2009-2012, leading the Yankees to one World Series victory and three other post-season appearances. This raises the question of where this infield fits among the greatest infields in Yankee history.

Indians Pitcher Suspended Again

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 06.12.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Another dangerous pitch has Carlos Carrasco in trouble again. The Cleveland Indians pitcher was suspended for eight games by Major ...

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Len Berman | Posted 04.17.2013 | New York
Len Berman

Michael Jordan turns 50 on Sunday causing lots of people to mouth off about who is better, among Jordan, LeBron James, and Kobe Bryant. Does it really matter?

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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.

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Len Berman | Posted 02.11.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The Lakers continue to be a train wreck, they lost their eighth game out of 11th last night in Cleveland 100-94. A quarter through the season the Lakers are on the outside of the playoffs looking in.

REPORT: Yankees Bring In Former Rival

AP | By BEN WALKER | Posted 02.10.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Youkilis is about to get a different look at the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry. The hard-nosed Youkilis, who helped p...

Dunn Homers Twice As Sox Beat Indians

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 11.25.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Adam Dunn homered twice, including a clutch three-run shot in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cleveland Indians ...

The White Sox Are Kenny Williams' Team Now

Michael Tomaso | Posted 10.06.2012 | Chicago
Michael Tomaso

If the White Sox win their division, don't be surprised to see Kenny Williams before game 1 of the playoffs glaring intently out onto the field observing his team. He built it. He fixed it. It's Kenny's team now.

Sox Fall To Angels Despite 2 Youkilis Homers

AP | Posted 10.05.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The Los Angeles Angels' bullpen faltered once again, allowing three runs in a 4-2 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. Pinch-hitt...

Youkilis Homers As White Sox Beat Red Sox 7-5

AP | Posted 09.17.2012 | Chicago

BOSTON — Kevin Youkilis hit his first homer at Fenway Park as a visitor, driving a three-run shot over the Green Monster to lead the Chicago Whi...

Will Middlebrooks Is a MiddleBeast

Evan Bleier | Posted 09.16.2012 | Sports
Evan Bleier

Since storming into the Red Sox lineup in early May, Will Middlebrooks has cemented himself as one of the top young players in Boston, if not Major League Baseball.

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Len Berman | Posted 09.16.2012 | New York
Len Berman

The gloomy British weather forecast means the Olympic volleyballers might have to cover up. When the temps fall under 61 degrees, leggings and long-sleeve tops are worn. I think we're about to find out who the real fans of beach volleyball are.

White Sox Fall To Red Sox In Youkilis' Return To Fenway

AP | Posted 07.17.2012 | Chicago

BOSTON -- Kevin Youkilis walked up to the plate before his first at-bat and the familiar chant of "Yooooouk" echoed throughout Fenway Park. He briefl...

Youkilis Sac Fly Gives White Sox 9-8 Win After 14 Innings

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 09.13.2012 | Chicago

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alcides Escobar hit a pair of homers off Jake Peavy, the second a go-ahead shot with two outs in the seventh inning, and the ...

White Sox Top Rangers After 10th Inning Youkilis Hit

AP | Posted 09.04.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Kevin Youkilis has been making his presence felt in the White Sox lineup with his relentless, patient approach at the plate. Youkilis...

White Sox Pound Rangers 19-2 At The Cell

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 09.03.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Kevin Youkilis, Adam Dunn and Alex Rios homered in the first inning off Roy Oswalt and All-Star Chris Sale won his 10th game Tuesday n...

Does Obama's Youkilis Comment Mean Anything?

Danny Groner | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports
Danny Groner

Election season and baseball season intersected on Monday night as President Obama poked fun at Boston fans during a Massachusetts fundraiser after the Red Sox traded fan-favorite Kevin Youkilis to his cherished Chicago White Sox.

Obama Booed In Boston For Youkilis Joke

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 08.26.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Were they booing the president? Or were they "Youuuk-ing" him? In a sensitive campaign season where every headline matters, it dep...

Team Romney Tweaks Obama Over Red Sox

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

Though the Romney campaign has all but given up on winning the candidate's home state of Massachusetts, the campaign is still trying to win over Red S...

White Sox Beat 4-1 By Twins In Youkilis Debut

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 06.26.2012 | Chicago

MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Youkilis needed a printout of the players on Chicago's roster so he could remember everyone's name. Jake Peavy pitched with a hea...

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Len Berman | Posted 08.25.2012 | New York
Len Berman

So you train your whole life to make the Olympic team and it might come down to a coin flip? That's the deal after Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh finished in a dead heat for third place in the 100 meters at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials.

WATCH: Youkilis' Fenway Farewell

AP | Posted 08.24.2012 | Sports

After weeks of trade rumors surrounding Kevin Youkilis, the star utility infielder's Sox are finally changing colors. The Chicago White Sox acquir...

Youkilis' Sox Change Colors

AP | Posted 08.24.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Kevin Youkilis took off his batting helmet, waved to the crowd and blew a kiss to his adoring fans. A favorite at Fenway Park for so l...