Ireland v West Indies: Stormont game abandoned because of wet pitch

Ireland's one-day international against the West Indies at Stormont has been abandoned after a shower at lunchtime finally put paid to hopes of any play.The scheduled start was 10:15 BST but Tuesday's heavy rain meant the prospects of any play always looked slim despite morning sun in Belfast.A number of

Watch: Devers tags Chapman for game-tying blast on 102-mph pitch

Red Sox-Yankees never disappoints.— ESPN (@espn) August 14, 2017Welcome to the rivalry, Rafael Devers.The Boston Red Sox rookie is the youngest player in baseball, but he looked as cool as any grizzled veteran while facing New York Yankees fireballer Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning Sunday night. With Yankee

Pedroia taken to hospital for X-rays after taking pitch to his back

Boston's victory Sunday night could be costly.Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was hit in the back by a pitch in the seventh inning and was taken to a local Houston hospital after his team's 6-5 win over the Astros, according to ESPN. "The pitch hit in the left lat

Notre Dame recruiting pitch includes extremely bold Michigan prediction

Notre Dame and Michigan don't play until 2018, but the Wolverines may already have the date circled on their calendar.The Irish sent Houston Griffith, a four-star corner, some recruiting material that included a mock playing card summing up his potential Notre Dame career. Innocuous enough, until the part that says

Teams will let Greene, McKay pitch and hit

View photosHunter Greene will focus on pitching, but the Reds want to use him as a hitter as well. (AP Photo)MoreChris Cwik</a></strong> is a writer for Big League Stew on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at or follow him on Twitter! Follow @Chris_Cwik" data-reactid="103">Chris Cwik is a