Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer-prize winning playwright who became a movie star with his Oscar-nominated portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in “The Right Stuff,” died at his home in Kentucky. He was 73.
Shepard died Thursday due to complications from ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) “and was with his family at t …See the original posting at Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright and Oscar-Nominated Actor, Dead at 73
With today’s trading deadline at hand, GM Brian Cashman is still pushing to make the much-discussed deal for Sonny Gray at least partly because the decision-makers in the Yankee organization want to “seize the moment,” as a person close to the situation said on Sunday.
“Starting with Hal, there’s a …See the original posting at Yanks to ‘seize the moment’ with Gray trade, Judge concerns grow
If the biggest names of this year’s non-waiver trading deadline season are going to move, they will do so right as the 4 p.m. cutoff point approaches. Sunday was an active but decidedly unsexy day on the baseball trading market, one that turned the Twins into sellers, the Royals into last-chance buy …See the original posting at MLB trade deadline: Sonny Gray, Yu Darvish are top options
Rick and Morty has finally returned, and for good this time. No longer are we awaiting an actual release date, the second episode kick-starting the third season of Adult Swim’s hit animation. Whereas the surprise season premiere was a high-concept stunner, featuring a ton of canonical references, ‘R …See the original posting at Rick and Morty season 3 episode 2 review: Even on a Mad Max-type world, divorce haunts Summer
Executives who know both Brian Cashman and Oakland VP of baseball operations Billy Beane well describe them as executives who will not blink at the deadline if the Sonny Gray negotiations do not follow their preferred path.
“I don’t think this is like when George [Steinbrenner] was in charge,” one …See the original posting at Yankees, A’s in Sonny Gray stalemate without a guaranteed blink
Marc Anthony was back on stage Saturday, just two days after the death of his mother, Guillermina Quiñones.
The 48-year-old was the halftime act for the International Champions Cup, a soccer match pitting Real Madrid against Barcelona at Miami, Florida’s Hard Rock Stadium.
The New York City native …See the original posting at Marc Anthony takes to stage two days after his mom’s death
NEW YORK — Mikey Garcia, already a three-division world titleholder and one of the best fighters in the world pound-for-pound, added impressively to his résumé Saturday night.
Garcia, a reigning lightweight titleholder, moved up to junior welterweight and put on a masterful performance as he easil …See the original posting at Mikey Garcia earns unanimous decision win over Adrien Broner
Post-divorce catharsis for Morty makes its way to the BloodDome in an episode that does its best with being on-the-nose.
[Editor’s Note: The following review contains spoilers for “Rick and Morty” Season 3, Episode 2, “Rickmancing the Stone.”]
When “Rick and Morty” premiered back in April with a s …See the original posting at ‘Rick and Morty’ Review: Summer Takes Center Stage in a ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Therapy Session
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to action yesterday (Sat., July 29, 2017) for UFC 214: Cormier vs. Jones 2, which went down inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, and now it’s time to see who went home with the biggest slice of Reebok sponsorship pie.
Event headliners Daniel …See the original posting at Reebok payouts for UFC 214: ‘Cormier vs Jones 2’ totals $327,500
In the Season 3 premiere of “Rick And Morty,” which aired back in April, Rick tells the alien holding him captive, Cornvelious Daniel, about the magical chicken McNugget Szechuan Sauce that McDonald’s released for a limited time in the late 1990s to promote the Disney film “Mulan.”
“I want that Mul …See the original posting at McDonald’s Brought Back The Szechuan Sauce Just For ‘Rick And Morty’