Is this All-Star pitching parade so good it’s bad for baseball? – ESPN

WASHINGTON — Blake Snell knows what it’s like to perform before small crowds in a national-publicity vacuum — just like David Price, James Shields and all the other successful pitchers who preceded him in Tampa Bay. Rays superfan Dick Vitale Continue reading Is this All-Star pitching parade so good it’s bad for baseball? – ESPN

Are the Seattle Seahawks Poised for the NFL’s Biggest Fall from Grace in 2018? – Bleacher Report

Over the last six seasons, there hasn’t been a more successful team in the NFC than the Seattle Seahawks. Five straight years from 2012 to 2016, the Seahawks won at least 10 games with a playoff victory as well. The Continue reading Are the Seattle Seahawks Poised for the NFL’s Biggest Fall from Grace in 2018? – Bleacher Report

Kings trading Garrett Temple to Grizzlies for Ben McLemore, Deyonta Davis – ESPN

The Sacramento Kings are trading guard Garrett Temple to the Memphis Grizzlies for guard Ben McLemore, forward Deyonta Davis, cash and a 2021 second-round draft pick, league sources told ESPN. The teams are setting up a trade call with the Continue reading Kings trading Garrett Temple to Grizzlies for Ben McLemore, Deyonta Davis – ESPN

Former Steelers, Texas Tech DT Gabe Rivera, who was paralyzed in car accident, dies at 57 – USA TODAY

Former Texas Tech football star and Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Gabriel Rivera died Monday at the age of 57. Rivera’s death, which was first reported by KENS-TV in San Antonio, was confirmed Tuesday morning by Texas Tech, where he was Continue reading Former Steelers, Texas Tech DT Gabe Rivera, who was paralyzed in car accident, dies at 57 – USA TODAY

British Open 2018: Ranking the top 25 golfers in the field by most likely to win at Carnoustie – CBSSports.com

The Open Championship is maybe the toughest of the four majors to predict on an annual basis, especially right now. At the Masters and the U.S. Open, you have clear-cut favorites who have performed splendidly in recent years. Jordan Spieth Continue reading British Open 2018: Ranking the top 25 golfers in the field by most likely to win at Carnoustie – CBSSports.com

Report: Kawhi Leonard considers participating in Team USA minicamp next week – NBA.com

Team USA will hold its minicamp in Las Vegas next week with 35 players listed as invitees to the event. Among that crew is San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard, who reportedly demanded a trade from the team earlier this Continue reading Report: Kawhi Leonard considers participating in Team USA minicamp next week – NBA.com

Orioles have deal in place for Manny Machado, working through trade specifics – ESPN

The Baltimore Orioles have the structure of a deal in place for Manny Machado and are working through specific aspects of a trade, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney. As Machado prepares for Tuesday night’s All-Star Game in what could be Continue reading Orioles have deal in place for Manny Machado, working through trade specifics – ESPN