Once in Greece, I asked for a “Wednesday” (τέταρτη) kilo of feta instead of a “quarter” (τέταρτο). The lady behind the cheese counter in a grocery store in suburban Athens looked at me for a minute, told me my Greek wasn’t very good, and then asked me to repeat what I wanted. I’ve told that…
If the Dodgers are going to repeat as NL champs, they’ll have to get past the upstart Braves first.
Would ditching service time for an age-based free agency system stop teams from keeping top prospects in the minors?
Juan Soto, Ronald Acuna, Shohei Ohtani, Matt Chapman, Javier Baez, and Alex Bregman highlight this season’s biggest breakouts.
Recapping the MLB action from Wednesday, notably the plunking of Braves phenom Ronald Acuna in the midst of a home-run barrage.
Recapping the highlights from the action in Major League Baseball.
Ronald Acuna Jr. — what did you do now? Plus whatever else you need to know from Thursday.
The next phase of Ohtani’s journey, plus: Lorenzo Cain and Salvador Perez learned that you can go home again, as long as you hit dingers.
The Atlanta Braves have been undergoing a successful, by most accounts, rebuilding of their organization. It’s just a matter of their deep pool of prospects getting an opportunity and running with it. The good news: That’s usually what talented prospects do.