Former Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano is pursuing a return to Major League Baseball. Though, to hear him tell it, it's actually God who wants him to pitch again.
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Tiger Woods thrilled the golf watching world on Saturday, with a performance reminiscent of the kind he routinely displayed in the early 2000's.
Professional sports is often referred to as the place where men go to become boys. Though, there are certain boyhood behaviors that are better left to boys.
CBS cameras cut away from the Texas Tech locker room the moment their head coach entered the room and began leading the team in prayer.
LeBron James Calls Rapper Nipsey Hussle's Murder 'One of the Most Unfortunate Events' in American History
LeBron James did not hold back when describing how significant he felt the murder of his friend, rapper Nipsey Hussle, truly was. The Lakers forward called Hussle's death "one of the most unfortunate events" in American history.
It's always a risky move, when professional sports teams switch uniforms. Rarely, if ever, does anyone ever completely love the new uniforms. Especially if the old unis are considered "classics.
The head coach for Notre Dame's women's basketball team says there aren't nearly enough women in positions of power, and she's not just talking about basketball.
Most motorsports racers will not attach themselves to their rivals vehicle after they get bumped. However, sometimes, if you want to fight bad enough, you just do what you've got to do.
TMZ has obtained and released video of the barroom brawl involving Cowboys defensive lineman Tyrone Crawford.
Phillies' Carlos Santana Smashed a TV to Keep Teammates from Playing 'Fortnite' During Losing Streak
It's not unusual for team leaders to re-focus their teammates when things aren't going well. It is unusual, however, to have said team leaders smash televisions in order to do it.
WATCH: Cops to Former NFL Player Barry Cofield During DUI Arrest: 'Get out of the Car or We'll Shoot!'
Things took a turn for the dangerous last July, during a confrontation between police and former NFL player Barry Cofield.
Bruce Pearl and the Auburn Tigers can be given credit for many things, after their SEC championship run. They can be given credit for winning the mental game.
There's an infinite number of strategies and moves that one can employ to win at chess. And, as we saw this past weekend, there's a wide variety of people who can have success employing those strategies and using them to win.
Normally it's inadvisable to have Cowboys and Redskins fans seated in close proximity to each other. It's even more inadvisable to have the rival fans seated together on Thanksgiving, when the two teams often play each other.
It's the NFL offseason, when players are supposed to be resting and avoiding the kind of brutal hits and physical beatings that they will undoubtedly sustain during the regular season.
When your star player gets drilled in the ankle by a pitch, it causes a lot of concern. When your star player gets drilled after just having signed a $330 million contract, it's a cause for outright panic.
The singing of the national anthem has become a source of controversy at sporting events in recent years. However, the only controversy after the singing of the anthem at Wednesday night's Hershey Bears hockey game, was whether or not it's the most charming sports moment in recent memory.
Jumping out of a plane, or off the side of a cliff, and paragliding to the ground, requires a lot of planning. There are chutes that need to be packed, weather has to be factored in, and, if you're in Australia, you need to prep for kangaroos that will violently assault you upon landing.
Bryce Harper has certainly done all he can to embrace Philadelphia. Which is a very good thing, because he's going to spend the next 13 years there.
Plenty of sports broadcasters have been pulled off the air for ill-advised comments that they made during broadcasts. However, few of them have actually been pulled off the air during a broadcast.
Dallas Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban has not ruled out a presidential run in 2020.
Larry Baer, the San Francisco Giants CEO who was caught on video last week having a physical altercation with his wife, has taken a leave of absence as Major League Baseball conducts their investigation into the incident.
The NFL Combine is notorious for asking players interesting and, sometimes, absurd questions. Such as whether you see yourself as a dog or a cat? Or, if you had to murder someone, would you use a gun or a knife?
Football history was made this week, when a 22-year-old woman became the first female football player to sign a non-kicker scholarship offer.
As biological males and other trans athletes continue to rack-up an impressive record of victory while competing against biological females, a recent article by the Associated Press sounds the alarm over the "resentment," that success might bring.
Nature and wildlife intrudes upon the world of sports in a many different ways. Football has their snow games, baseball has rain delays, and hockey has squid thrown onto the ice.
Gritty, the very unattractive official mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers and, unofficially, the adopted mascot of several militant leftist organizations, got himself arrested on Saturday for streaking.
On Friday morning, news broke that police in Jupiter, Florida, were going to charge New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft with two counts of soliciting prostitution.
The details of Colin Kaepernick's collusion settlement with the NFL will likely never be known. The actual facts and figures remain protected by a confidentiality agreement that prevents either side from talking about it.
When it comes to dealing with people who are actively trying to tear you down and sabotage your dreams, few would know more about the subject than outspoken Christian and former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow.
WATCH: Congressman Hank Johnson Says It's a 'Grave Injustice' that Kareem Hunt Has an NFL Contract and Kaepernick Doesn't
Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA) called it a "grave injustice," that controversial former Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt has an NFL contract, while original anthem protester Colin Kaepernick does not.
A running back for the Nebraska Cornhuskers has been charged under California's new "revenge porn" law, after sending a sexually explicit video to an ex-girlfriend.
There is nothing sweet or scientific about a boxer punching his opponent three times below the belt. Unless, you're referring to the science of reproductive complications arising from said below the belt punches.
The Los Angeles Rams have given Californians a lot to be proud about since returning to the West Coast. However, the Rams inability to seal the deal against New England in the Super Bowl, has left the state's top elected official in a less than prideful position.
Ilhan Omar Wants USA Powerlifting Investigated for Banning Biological Males from Competing in Women's Events
If Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has her way, USA Powerlifting will soon find themselves under investigation for discrimination forpreventing biological males from competing in women's events.
After only three points in 30 minutes of football, and a long series of terrible no-good awful commercials, the Super Bowl finally delivered a great commercial.
Colin Kaepernick's #7 Jersey may not be seen on the field during the Super Bowl this weekend, but a pair of NBA stars made sure the former anthem protester's number got some love nonetheless.
In a day and age where the Super Bowl is the most watched television event in the world with billions of dollars wagered on the outcome, it only makes sense to entrust predicting the winner to a zoo animal, apparently.
The Pittsburgh Steelers did not qualify for the playoffs this year, and the New England Patriots did. However, no one in Pittsburgh is bitter about that.
The NFL has worked very hard to minimize the physical risks to defenseless players on the field. Now, it appears they may have to take action to prevent injuries to defenseless mascots off the field.
Some of the most hotly-debated topics in elementary school science projects this year have included global warming, evolution, and rocket science. However, somewhat surprisingly, another topic drawing a large amount of interest has been the guilt or innocence of Tom Brady.
It was expected to be the most difficult challenge Ryan Bader would face on his seemingly unstoppable quest to clinch the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix championship. However, it ended up just being another short day at the office for "Darth Bader.
The media isn't exactly experiencing all-time high's in popularity these days. Whether it's due to concocting stories intended to smear and impeach the president, or calling for teenagers to be "doxxed.
No one likes sitting in a drive-thru, but this is just ridiculous. Former Raiders and Cowboys running back Darren McFadden, was arrested on Monday for driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest.
As if trying to stop the greatest quarterback of all-time from scoring a game-winning touchdown wasn't hard enough, the Chiefs defense found themselves playing against the officials on Sunday as well.
Curt Schilling's Hall of Fame candidacy got a public show of support on Sunday from someone who knows about being a candidate for something, and winning.
The conduct and antics of some people during the singing of the national anthem, has become a source of anger and controversy over the last few years.
Many have questioned whether Red Sox Manager and Peurto Rican native Alex Cora will attend the White House ceremony when the World Series champs make the trip to D.C.
Apparently fresh out of sports takes in the week leading up to the NFL conference championship games, ESPN host Molly Qerim decided to imply that President Trump's decision to serve the Clemson football team fast food, was racist.
President Trump remarked on Monday, that he felt confident the Clemson Tigers would appreciate the fast food feast he had provided for them when they visited the White House.
The kinder and gentler face of the modern NHL, took a backseat to the rough-and-tumble ways of old on Monday night. As players from two Original Six rivals— the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens— dropped the gloves and duked it out at TD Garden.
People cope with disappointment in all kinds of different ways, but what one Eagles fan reportedly did after Sunday's playoff loss takes things to an entirely different level.
Last week, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson received a lot of criticism for signaling first down when his team was trailing by 21 points.
While most of President Trump's Twitter followers have been scanning his timeline expecting to find the latest information regarding the government shutdown. On Friday afternoon, the more than 57 million people who follow the president got a far more light-hearted update.
Washington Nationals Offer Delayed Payment Program for Ticket Holders Impacted by Government Shutdown
D.C. area residents are more impacted than most, when it comes to the affects of dealing with the partial government shutdown. However, one D.C. sports team is taking action when it comes to accommodating fans who may have had to tighten their belts.
It's playoff time in the NFL. Which means quarterbacks are connecting with their star wide receivers on the most important and dramatic passing plays of the NFL season.
PETA Wants Texas and Georgia to Stop Using Live Animal Mascots After Bevo-UGA Sugar Bowl Confrontation
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), has issued a statement reaffirming their desire for school's to stop using live animal mascots, in the wake of an incident involving animal mascots at the Sugar Bowl.
There are certain things you need to have in abundant supply, if you're going to host a party for over 76,000 hockey fans. Ample supplies of food and beer, would be very high on that list.
Not everyone handles disappointment the same way. Some fans may drown their sports-related sorrows at the local bar. Others might flock to the local church, to seek more powerful and substantive assistance.
It's no secret that rock star Jon Bon Jovi is a huge football fan. The New Jersey native was once the majority owner of the Arena League's Philadelphia Soul, and he can frequently be seen in the owner's box of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft.
Former ESPN Host Jemele Hill on Calling Trump a White Supremacist: 'I Thought I Was Saying Water Is Wet'
Former ESPN host and current writer for theAtlantic,Jemele Hill, says she thought she was merely stating the obvious when she called President Trump a "white supremacist" on Twitter last year.
NBA star LeBron James apologized on Sunday, for sharing song lyrics on Instagram which contained a reference to getting "Jewish Money."
NBA star LeBron James posted song lyrics on his Instagram account, which have raised some eyebrows.
This is the time of year when people are known to carry items in bags, hoping to distribute them and bring joy to the masses. However, a former NFL player has put his own spin on the Christmas spirit and its landed him in extremely hot water.
The Chicago Blackhawks have struggled mightily this year, and haven't given their fans much to cheer about. Now, on top of that, it appears they've started fighting their fans.
There's no shortage of opinions, when it comes to who President Trump should select as the next White House chief of staff.
The Oakland Raiders will soon no longer be, the Oakland Raiders. The "Silver & Black" will pull up digs, leave Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum behind, and head to Las Vegas in 2020.
Confidence is one of the most admirable traits one can have. However, just like with any good thing, people can take confidence way too far.
It's been a challenging year for Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette. He's battled injuries, a quarterback change, and his team is terrible.
You never quite know what you're going to see during an NFL broadcast. The modern fan can safely assume he'll be treated to a bevy of political protest, occasional profanity, gratuitous and hilarious celebration, and, of course, interminable replays.
The Packers have fired their head coach and don't seem to have a lot left to play for, but that doesn't mean they don't have a lot of fight left.
When Redskins quarterback Alex Smith broke his tibia and fibula in a game against the Houston Texans a few weeks ago, the injury appeared severe enough to prompt some to question whether Smith would ever play again.
TMZ has obtained video of Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt, brutally attacking and kicking a woman in the hallway of a hotel.
A San Francisco 49ers cheerleader took a knee during the playing of the national anthem on Thursday night, in what appears to be the first protest by an NFL cheerleader.
The NFL played three games in London during the 2018 season, and things went so well that the league has decided to come back for four games in 2019.
The Patriots played the Bills in Buffalo on Monday night, which means someone just had to bring an adult sex toy to the game and throw it on the field.
It just wouldn't seem like Fergie singing the national anthem, if the Golden State Warriors weren't around to mock it. As it turns out, even Fergie's anthem remixes are subject to mockery from the defending champs.
NBA star LeBron James wore a Beto O'Rourke hat in San Antonio Saturday night, as the Lakers took on the San Antonio Spurs.
Nike released their new Colin Kaepernick t-shirts on Thursday, and the sportswear giant sold out of the new shirts on the same day.
There was a time when Carolina's Eric Reid and Philadelphia's Malcolm Jenkins were allies fighting for the cause of social justice. Well, those times are over.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has often been accused of being tone-deaf, or out of touch with how fans view the game. On Wednesday, we may have received the best possible evidence that those who believe that are absolutely correct.
A protester got past Cowboys security during the national anthem at AT&T Stadium in Dallas on Sunday. The protester held a sign urging fans to "vote Republican" and "stop abortion.
Panthers safety Eric Reid was the first player to join Colin Kaepernick in 2016, when the latter began kneeling for the national anthem. Now, with Kaepernick out of the league, Reid is continuing the protest begun by Kaepernick.
Television executives are rejoicing at the rebound they've seen in NFL ratings through the first month of the season. Interestingly, among other things, they note the decline of the NFL anthem protests as a factor.
Mets legend Ron Darling is under fire for using the term "chink in the armor," in reference to Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka.
The group which manages and oversees the public worker pension fund for the State of New Jersey, is responding to a request from a constituent representing police and fire personnel to review their investments with Nike.
It's not a secret that a big day for Tiger Woods, normally leads to a big day for the broadcast networks. However, given that it's been five years since Woods' last PGA win, it would be fair for one to assume that a victory would lead to even greater ratings.
Tiger Woods has won the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Course in Atlanta, Georgia.
Given the highly politicized nature of NFL ratings, the Week 2 numbers bring good news for both sides. If you desire to see NFL ratings improve, there's good news for you.
Tennis star Serena Williams made headlines this weekend when she angrily shouted down tennis umpire Carlos Ramos, who accused her of illegally receiving coaching during the US Open.
The NFL season opener between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Atlanta Falcons did not impress either on the field, or in the television ratings.
Amid a backdrop of protests and boycotts, a black police union has come to the defense of controversial Nike pitchman and original anthem protester Colin Kaepernick.
Nike touched off a firestorm of controversy this week, when they announced that original anthem protester Colin Kaepernick would be the face of their "Just Do It" ad campaign.
The National Fraternal Order of Police issued a statement on Wednesday, declining to boycott, but nonetheless making their opposition to Nike clear after the sports apparel giant made Colin Kaepernick the face of their "Just Do It" ad campaign.
Big & Rich Singer Promotes Nike Boycott in Response to Kaepernick Ad Campaign: 'Reebok Here We Come'
Nike announced its new campaign ad featuring controversial anthem protester Colin Kaepernick on Monday, drawing support from some quarters and plenty of criticism from others.
Golf legend Jack Nicklaus lent support to Tiger Woods on Wednesday, agreeing with Woods' decision to respect the office of the presidency and not get involved in political discussions involving race.
For those of you wondering how former 49er and famed anthem protester Colin Kaepernick plans to earn an income in his life after football, you may have just gotten a big part of the answer.
President Trump blasted the NFL on Tuesday night, for the league's continued tolerance of players protesting during the playing of the national anthem.
Denver Broncos General Manager John Elway told reporters last week, that Colin Kaepernick "had his chance" to be a Bronco. Specifically, Elway told of how the Broncos presented Kaepernick with a contract, which the former 49er declined.
Few networks have spent more time talking about the NFL's anthem protests, than ESPN. However, when it comes to broadcasting the national anthem during Monday Night Football, ESPN has decided to take a knee.