MLB

MLB trade deadline rumors: White Sox interested in Indians’ Mike Clevinger

The balance of power in the AL Central shifted away from the Indians last season, and the downward trend for Cleveland could continue after Aug. 31 if the club trades right-hander Mike Clevinger to the division rival White Sox this week. Manager Terry Francona’s team is 21-13 and leading the Central, but vultures have for at least a year circled the […]

MLB

The 15 worst MLB trade deadline deals in history, ranked

The risk/reward nature of the deals that happen before MLB’s annual trading deadline are exciting, both for the fans of the teams involved and the front-office types who make them. But for every fan base and GM thrilled with the outcome, there’s another group wondering how in the world something could have gone so very […]

Basketball

Embiid, Simmons won’t be traded: 76ers

Philadelphia: The next coach of the Philadelphia 76ers can count on having Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. One day after the Sixers fired Brett Brown following another early play-off exit, general manager Elton Brand said he’s evaluating the front office and considering more changes but doesn’t plan to trade either of his two top stars. […]