Yankees caught in J.A. Happ money predicament: Sherman

Yankees caught in J.A. Happ money predicament: Sherman

An agreement made between MLB and the MLB Players Association on Monday could force the Yankees into an uncomfortable position of maximizing trying to win this year versus adding $17 million they will not want on their 2021 payroll. MLB and the union finalized that all vesting options will be paid in full, but what … Read more

Gerrit Cole works out at Yankee Stadium as ‘The Boss’ watches on

Gerrit Cole works out at Yankee Stadium as 'The Boss' watches on

The Boss is always watching. A mural showcasing the face of George Steinbrenner looked on as Yankees ace Gerrit Cole exercised in the right-field bleachers Monday at The Stadium. The moment — captured by Post chief sports photographer Charles Wenzelberg — took place on the 10th anniversary of Steinbrenner’s death due to a heart attack … Read more

Islanders finally sign prized goalie prospect Ilya Sorokin

Islanders finally sign prized goalie prospect Ilya Sorokin

The Islanders wasted no time in signing their prized goaltending prospect Ilya Sorokin, striking a deal just eight hours after the NHL’s window for teams to negotiate with unsigned draft picks opened on Monday. Sorokin signed a one-year, entry-level contract worth $925,000, according to Cap Friendly, which is the standard rookie deal for 24-year-olds. He … Read more

Aaron Judge sits again as list of Yankees uncertainties grow

Aaron Judge sits again as list of Yankees uncertainties grow

Ten days from Tuesday, the Yankees open a 60-game season that doesn’t have a blueprint for anybody to follow. However, the Yankees could be without several key players when they face Nationals ace Max Scherzer next Thursday evening in Washington. The headliner among the possible absentees is Aaron Judge. When spring training 2.0 started earlier … Read more

NFL unveils face shields to protect players from coronavirus

NFL unveils face shields to protect players from coronavirus

With NFL training camps set to start at the end of the month, the league believes it is closer to one answer when it comes to player safety amid the coronavirus pandemic: face shields for the players’ helmets. The NFL and the players’ union agreed to several protocols in a 42-page document last week, including … Read more