• Danny Duffy, Christian Colon join fans in mourning Yordano Ventura at Kauffman Stadium
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    Big League Stew

    Danny Duffy, Christian Colon join fans in mourning Yordano Ventura at Kauffman Stadium

    The baseball world lost one of its brightest young pitchers on Sunday when Yordano Ventura, the 25-year-old ace of the Kansas City Royals, was killed in a car accident in Dominican Republic. In wake of the news, the baseball community came together, extending

  • San Diego stands up to a stadium-seeking billionaire, and L.A. is the big loser
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    San Diego stands up to a stadium-seeking billionaire, and L.A. is the big loser

    Pop open the nearest window, and if you’re lucky, you’ll catch the stench of an NFL billionaire owner before he flees town, or fleeces the town. Speaking of which, how is it possible that, in a sprawling nation that spans nearly 3.8 million square miles, two of these billionaire crumb bums — Stan Kroenke and Dean Spanos — can wind up in the same city on the same block? Los Angeles is not La La Land, it’s a Botoxed Billionaire Boys Club. Kroenke didn’t get the new stadium of his dreams in St. Louis — public funding was muddled — so he took his Rams to L.A. Spanos didn’t get the new stadium of his dreams in San Diego — public funding was denied — so he took his Chargers to L.A. Mark Davis also

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    Championship: Julio Jones highlights

    Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones reeled in 9 catches for 180 yards and 2 touchdowns in the Falcons win over the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game.