In Cooperstown, A Hall Of Famer Is Remembered By His Wife (New York Times) Brandy Halladay spoke alongside Roy Halladay’s peers at this year’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony. “This is not my speech to give.”
How To Read 2020 Polls Like A FiveThirtyEighter (538) Here are some guidelines you should bear in mind when you’re interpreting political polling — in primary season and beyond.
The Winners And Losers Of The 148th Open Championship (The Ringer) Shane Lowry takes the Claret Jug in decisive fashion.
The US Will Likely Win In A ‘Cold Currency War,’ Says Pimco (CNBC) A “cold currency war” refers to a conflict not fought with outright Central Bank intervention in the foreign exchange markets, but with interest rate cuts, negative interest rates, quantitative easing and yield curve control.
LSU Unveils New Football Operations Building, Each Player Has His Own ‘Pod’ (Saturday Down South) The Arms Race of college football facilities is always waging, but LSU may have taken home the gold.
Yes, You Actually Should Be Using Emojis At Work (Wall Street Journal) Once viewed as a frivolity, emojis are now key to clear and concise communication, esprit de corps and cultivating a shared corporate culture.
Tyreek Hill’s Verbal Threat Should Have Warranted an NFL Suspension (SI) The audio recording of Hill and his fiancée should have been enough to suspend him under the league’s Personal Conduct Policy.
“Avengers” Surpasses “Avatar” As Highest-grossing Film Of All Time (Axios) The feat underscores Disney’s position as the king of the box office. Disney has had the top grossing movie every year since 2012 and been the top grossing studio since 2016.
Francisco Lindor’s One-handed HR Should Be Evidence Of MLB’s Juiced Baseballs (For The Win) Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor hit a one-handed, upper-cut home run from one knee.
State Gaming Commission Seeks Online NY Sports Betting Study (Legal Sports Report) New York Senator is looking for evidence to prove there is a large market for sports betting across the state, And he might just get it from the New York State Gaming Commission.
Dennis Eckersley On Reignited Feud With David Price: ‘He’s My New Kirk Gibson’ (Yahoo! Sports) The pair’s issues date back to 2017 when Eckersley said “yuck” in response to Eduardo Rodriguez’s minor league stat line.
Box Office: ‘The Lion King’ Rules With $185 Million Debut (Variety) Director Jon Favreau’s remake of the animated classic collected a massive $185 million from 4,756 North American theaters during its first three days of release.