Category Archives: National Sports

WNBA star Maya Moore has baby with now-husband she helped free from prison

WNBA star Maya Moore has baby with now-husband she helped free from prison

GMA(NEW YORK) — Basketball star turned activist Maya Moore and her husband, Jonathan Irons, are now parents to a baby boy.Moore and Irons revealed exclusively on “Good Morning America” Tuesday that they welcomed their first child, a son named Jonathan Hughston Irons Jr., in February. Moore and Irons wed in 2020, shortly after Irons was…read more »

Brittney Griner asks Biden to help get her out of Russia in handwritten letter

Brittney Griner asks Biden to help get her out of Russia in handwritten letter

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images, FILE(WASHINGTON) — Brittney Griner personally reached out to President Joe Biden, urging him to help get her out of Russian custody, according to her representatives. A handwritten letter from Griner, portions of which were made public, was delivered to the White House on Monday. In it, she expressed fears she…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 7/01/22

Scoreboard roundup — 7/01/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL  INTERLEAGUE  Final  Chicago Cubs        6  Boston          5  Final  N.Y. Mets           4  Texas           3  Final  Chicago White Sox   1  San Francisco   0     AMERICAN…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/29/22

Scoreboard roundup — 6/29/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUE Houston 2, NY Mets 0 Milwaukee 5, Tampa Bay 3 Detroit 3, San Francisco 2 AMERICAN LEAGUE NY Yankees 5, Oakland 3 Kansas City 2, Texas 1 Seattle 9, Baltimore 3 Cleveland 7, Minnesota 6 Boston 6, Toronto 5 LA Angels 4, Chicago…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/28/22

Scoreboard roundup — 6/28/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Houston 9, NY Mets 1 Milwaukee 5, Tampa Bay 3 San Francisco 4, Detroit 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland 3, Minnesota 2 NY Yankees 2, Oakland 1 Minnesota 6, Cleveland 0 Toronto 6, Boston 5 Texas 8, Kansas City 3 Seattle…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/27/22

Scoreboard roundup — 6/27/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Minnesota 11, Cleveland 1 Toronto 7, Boston 2 NY Yankees 9, Oakland 5 Texas 10, Kansas City 4 LA Angels 4, Chi White Sox 3 Baltimore 9, Seattle 2 NATIONAL LEAGUE Washington 3, Pittsburgh 2 St. Louis 9, Miami…read more »

Brittney Griner appears at preliminary hearing amid ‘wrongful’ detention in Russia

Brittney Griner appears at preliminary hearing amid ‘wrongful’ detention in Russia

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images(MOSCOW) — WNBA star Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia has been extended through Dec. 20, according to reports. The decision was made during a preliminary hearing that Griner attended on Monday, Russia’s state-run TASS reported. Griner is expected to remain in custody throughout this time, according to The Associated Press. The…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/26/22

Scoreboard roundup — 6/26/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Tampa Bay 4, Pittsburgh 2 Milwaukee 10, Toronto 3 Minnesota 6, Colorado 3 Washington 6, Texas 4 Arizona 11 Detroit 7 AMERICAN LEAGUE Chi White Sox 4, Baltimore 3 Oakland 5, Kansas City 3 Boston 8, Cleveland 3 NY Yankees…read more »