What’s next for Emoni Bates, the once prized basketball recruit?

was one of the best high school prospects in the country and was hailed as “the next .” Bates has fallen considerably over the past two years since he received those glowing accolades and projections. Perhaps his lowest point was last weekend, when he was arrested on weapon charges after a traffic stop and suspended … Read more

Mets calling up prized prospect Brett Baty for key series vs. the Braves, reports say

Brett Baty is getting his time to shine in the big leagues. As the deal with injuries to their infield amid the loss of Luis Guillorme and hampered with a side discomfort, the team is calling up their prized prospect to join the team for their series against the . ESPN’s Jeff Passan was the … Read more

Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson gives prized Kobe Bryant photo to fan with rare type of cancer

shooting guard gave his prized possession, a photo autographed by the late Kobe Bryant, to a young fan diagnosed with a rare type of cancer. Joseph Tagaban, a 15-year-old from Petersburg, Alaska, was filmed meeting his idol through Make-A-Wish earlier this month. During ESPN’s latest , which was released on Wednesday, the two can be … Read more

St. Louis Cardinals summon their prized lefty pitcher to bolster the bullpen

left-hander Zack Thompson stood on the warning track at Wrigley Field in front of the visitors’ dugout on Thursday and offered a reserved smile as he discussed the number 57 embossed on the sleeve of his warmup pullover. Mused Thompson, “Does it really count? It’s not on the jersey.” While technically true, Thompson’s addition to … Read more

St. Louis Cardinals summon their prized lefty pitcher to bolster the bullpen

left-hander Zack Thompson stood on the warning track at Wrigley Field in front of the visitors’ dugout on Thursday and offered a reserved smile as he discussed the number 57 embossed on the sleeve of his warmup pullover. Mused Thompson, “Does it really count? It’s not on the jersey.” While technically true, Thompson’s addition to … Read more