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Sports Briefing: Kansas City Royals Mount a Seven-Run Rally in the Ninth

28-05-2016

Sports Briefing: Kansas City Royals Mount a Seven-Run Rally in the Ninth

Photo Daniel Ricciardo, a driver for Red Bull, won the pole position during qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix. Credit Mark Thompson/Getty Images Brett Eibner’s single capped the biggest ninth-inning comeback in Kansas City Royals history, a seven-run rally Saturday that lifted the World Series champions over the visiting Chicago White Sox , 8-7. “There’s no shot clock, there’s no time clock,” White Sox Manager Robin Ventura said. “If you can’t close it out, that’s... Read more

Bluest of Baseball’s Blue Bloods, the Yankees, Bow Slightly to Fashion

28-05-2016

Bluest of Baseball’s Blue Bloods, the Yankees, Bow Slightly to Fashion

Photo The matte blue “looks good with the gray,” the equipment manager Rob Cucuzza said of the Yankees’ away uniforms. “I don’t think it looks good against white. We won’t wear them at home.” Credit Billy Witz/The New York Times ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Most baseball teams change their uniforms as if they were underwear. An alternate third jersey (and sometimes a fourth and fifth), along with home and away, has become de rigueur. Logos... Read more

Dodgers 9, Mets 1: Chase Utley, Missed by a Pitch, Burns the Mets With Two Home Runs

28-05-2016

Dodgers 9, Mets 1: Chase Utley, Missed by a Pitch, Burns the Mets With Two Home Runs

Photo The Dodgers’ Chase Utley hit two home runs, including a grand slam, after Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard was ejected for throwing behind him. Credit Frank Franklin II/Associated Press Before the game even began Saturday, Dwight Gooden had special praise for his modern-day, fastball-firing equivalent, Noah Syndergaard. “He throws tight, inside, where a lot of pitchers today don’t go,” Gooden said. Then, in the third inning against the Dodgers , Syndergaard went far, far inside,... Read more

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

28-05-2016

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

Goven noted that others have imitated this style of play, which he said the Williamses have been able to maintain at a high level in part because they did not play a lot of tournaments each year. Photo Venus Williams advanced to the fourth round in the singles bracket. The sisters could meet in the singles semifinals. Credit Ian Langsdon/European Pressphoto Agency “They are like older-model cars without many kilometers on the odometer,” Goven said.... Read more

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

28-05-2016

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

Goven noted that others have imitated this style of play, which he said the Williamses have been able to maintain at a high level in part because they did not play a lot of tournaments each year. Photo Venus Williams advanced to the fourth round in the singles bracket. The sisters could meet in the singles semifinals. Credit Ian Langsdon/European Pressphoto Agency “They are like older-model cars without many kilometers on the odometer,” Goven said.... Read more

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

28-05-2016

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

Goven noted that others have imitated this style of play, which he said the Williamses have been able to maintain at a high level in part because they did not play a lot of tournaments each year. Photo Venus Williams advanced to the fourth round in the singles bracket. The sisters could meet in the singles semifinals. Credit Ian Langsdon/European Pressphoto Agency “They are like older-model cars without many kilometers on the odometer,” Goven said.... Read more

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

28-05-2016

On Tennis: Williams Sisters Keep Step Despite the March of Time

Goven noted that others have imitated this style of play, which he said the Williamses have been able to maintain at a high level in part because they did not play a lot of tournaments each year. Photo Venus Williams advanced to the fourth round in the singles bracket. The sisters could meet in the singles semifinals. Credit Ian Langsdon/European Pressphoto Agency “They are like older-model cars without many kilometers on the odometer,” Goven said.... Read more

The Mets of ’86 Look at the Mets of Today

28-05-2016

The Mets of ’86 Look at the Mets of Today

Photo Jesse Orosco, backed by his 1986 Mets teammates, throwing a ceremonial first pitch before Saturday’s game against the Dodgers. Credit Frank Franklin Ii/Associated Press The Mets trotted out their 1986 champions Saturday night for a belated curtain call and some premature comparisons. Inevitably, the Amazins of old were asked their opinions of the Amazins of new, and their responses were not always diplomatic. “Eighty-six. You kidding me?” Dwight Gooden said when asked before the... Read more

Novak Djokovic Shines as Night Falls at the French Open

28-05-2016

Novak Djokovic Shines as Night Falls at the French Open

Photo Dominic Thiem is one player who could stand in Novak Djokovic’s way after Rafael Nadal left the French Open with injury. Credit Eric Feferberg/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images PARIS — It is not often that a tennis player leads a cheer for a chair umpire, or insists that he come down from his perch and join a post-match interview. But after beating Aljaz Bedene — and the encroaching darkness — in the last match... Read more

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