During Kansas City's playoff run, social media has only heightened the gloriously irrational, neurotic nature of baseball fandom.
The halftime performance is about images, not music, which means Perry should do just fine.
The Premier League may add a week of global touring to its teams' schedules, but doing so could alienate fans at home and exhaust star players.
The man who taught America tennis during the boom era of the sport
Despite claims that it’s self-defeating, as the playoffs heat up, the “small ball” strategy can go a long way toward winning the World Series. An Object Lesson.
Another strand in the fibers of civic connection
Changing the spirit of a town with sports
A new twist on fantasy sports may enable betting on a scale the country's never seen before.
When it comes to pot, the league's usual anti-drug arguments don't hold—and are harming players instead of protecting them.
Nonchalance about injuries is magical thinking.
New accounts of child abuse from a football player have sparked a conversation about black fatherhood, but that just obscures the real issues here.
The NFL commissioner portrays himself as a guy who takes after his father, a principled senator who opposed Nixon. His actions reveal just the opposite.
Despite Bud Selig's claims, the success of underdogs in this year's MLB playoff race is a fluke.
Stuck in a home-run drought, the sport has become more boring than ever. Don't just blame steroids. Blame the new strike zone—and the cameras enforcing it.
Loopholes in a proposed settlement with former players shift costs away from the $9 billion-a-year industry that profited as athletes suffered head trauma, and toward the public.
Predictions of doom for less-wealthy teams miss one thing: The NCAA is already wildly unequal.
A quarter-century after his ban from baseball, it's easy to forget just how deeply the Cincinnati Reds' manager compromised the integrity of the game.
The weak showing of American men at this year's U.S. Open is the natural outcome of a culture that hasn't caught on to Europe's wunderkind-raising ways.
The late Hashim Khan's unlikely origins and symbolic power made him a global legend.
The rising popularity of the old bat-and-ball sport in America marks the glorious return of a pre-Civil War pastime.