Oregon’s new WR commit had a blunt description on playing time

Pittman did his homework between Oregon and Florida. Update: Four-star receiver Mycah Pittman committed to Oregon on Monday. Here’s a post explaining a big factor in how the Ducks got him. FRISCO, Texas — Four-star Calabasas (Calif.) receiver recruit Mycah Pittman is ready to announce his commitment, he told SB Nation at The Opening Finals event. “I’m committing first or

The Nationals and Rangers are reportedly in talks about Cole Hamels

There are speed bumps here, but they can be overcome. Maybe. As we’ve mentioned in this space before, there are multiple teams looking to upgrade their pitching before the trade deadline and not as many teams with the level of pitching talent the former group is looking for. Or there’s talent available but the asking price is way too high

Ohio State assistant Zach Smith fired amid domestic violence allegations

He’d been on Urban Meyer’s staffs since the Florida days. Ohio State has announced wide receivers coach Zach Smith’s firing. A domestic violence civil protection order was filed against Smith on July 20. The order came on the heels of a trespassing charge filed by his ex-wife. Brett McMurphy, who first reported the order, additionally reported a separate domestic violence

Max Scherzer is apparently a soul-crushing Connect Four player

Don’t even try to beat him. Max Scherzer is one of the best (if not the outright best) pitchers of the league right now. At the time of this post he has a 2.43 ERA, a 175 ERA+, has already pitcher more than 140 innings, has 189 strikeouts, and is on pace to have a career high strikeouts per nine

The Yankees are interested in Chris Archer, who might not even be on the market

The pitching market is dire, but that doesn’t mean teams aren’t asking. With the exception of Manny Machado (and to a lesser extent Brad Hand) this trade deadline has been a bit of a snoozer so far. Between injuries (or diseases only children get) pulling some top players off the market and the asking price for rentals seemingly sky-high, big

Ryan Lochte accidentally narced on himself to earn a 14-month swimming suspension

Lochte posted a photo of IV treatment to Instagram, which was a no-no for USADA. Ryan Lochte has been temporarily banned from swimming. Again. The 12-time Olympic medalist was handed a 14-month suspension from competition by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency Monday for getting intravenous therapy without an approved exemption. While the solution in the IV wasn’t a banned substance, Lochte’s

F1 2018 live streaming, schedule, and results for the entire season

The F1 season is here, and we have all you need to know to watch the races on TV and online, as well as full results and standings from each race. The 2018 Formula One season is here, and it should be a good one. Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes is hoping to repeat in the Drivers’ Championship, while hopefully helping

Sunday at The Open should rule. Here’s a viewing guide for the day.

Tiger Woods is in contention at the 147th Open. The Open Championship finishes on Sunday at Carnoustie. There’s never a time when Sunday at this tournament isn’t great, but this year has even more juice than usual. Players begin to tee off at 3 a.m. ET. Golf Channel starts its TV broadcast at 4:30 a.m. ET, and NBC takes over