G.I. Joevember Takes a Detour to the Poppy Fields

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Wild Card Notes

Screen shot by Seth Moorman; for all photos today, click to enlarge

Arguably the most uni-notable moment in last night’s American League play-in game came during the postgame interview with Royals catcher and walk-off hero Salvador Perez, when we all got a clear look at the New Balance logo . . . → Read More: Wild Card Notes

Another Day, Another Flurry of NBA News

Never a dull moment in the NBA, where teams are scurrying to get their uni ducks in a row in time for the start of the preseason this weekend. Here’s what went down yesterday:

1. The Magic held their media day, and photos quickly began circulating of various players wearing gray pinstriped uniform . . . → Read More: Another Day, Another Flurry of NBA News

Good Thing the NFL Season Is Starting, and Not a Moment Too Soon

The Derek Jeter Farewell Tour officially became unbearable last night, as Newsday reported that the Yanks would be retiring Jeter’s number this Sunday — three weeks before the end of the season. That prompted The Daily News to say, “Nuh-uh, no they’re not,”, which in turn prompted Newsday to respond, “Actually, they haven’t . . . → Read More: Good Thing the NFL Season Is Starting, and Not a Moment Too Soon