New York Yankees rookie Gary Sanchez is officially making history while helping lead a team resurgence that few outside the Yankees organization saw coming. In Friday’s 14-4 win against the Orioles, Sanchez went 3-for-5 with four RBIs and three runs scored. Overall, Sanchez now has 10 homers in 22 games, which is a power feat only accomplished by two other players.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick understood his national anthem protest would draw some attention and criticism. Kaepernick will continue to sit during the national anthem, he told 49ers reporters on Sunday. Chris Biderman, who covers the team for The Niners Wire, a part of the USA Today network, reported that Kaepernick addressed the team.
The end of summer brings about the final Grand Slam of the year, the U.S. Open. Starting Monday, all eyes will be fixated on Queens, N.Y., as tennis’ best take to Flushing Meadows. As recent results this summer showed us, no one, not even Novak Djokovic, is untouchable, setting up for an exciting fortnight