Michael Phelps discusses new swimming events and post-Olympic career at New York City promotional event
Jun19

Michael Phelps discusses new swimming events and post-Olympic career at New York City promotional event

ESPN Images/Phil Ellsworth(NEW YORK) — Olympic legend Michael Phelps was critical of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) decision to add new swimming events to the Games while speaking at a promotional event in New York City.The IOC recently a…

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Olympic swimmer Summer Sanders shares skin cancer battle and offers tips for reducing risks
Jun10

Olympic swimmer Summer Sanders shares skin cancer battle and offers tips for reducing risks

Phil Ellsworth/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Olympic medalist and longtime television broadcaster Summer Sanders is speaking out and spreading awareness about a disease that could have taken her life.Sanders joined ABC News alongside Dr. Darrell Rigel, a cl…

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Eleven-year-old physically challenged New York Yankee fan to throw out first pitch on Sunday
Jun09

Eleven-year-old physically challenged New York Yankee fan to throw out first pitch on Sunday

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Eleven-year-old Landis Sims will throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, June 11 when the New York Yankees face the Baltimore Orioles.It will mark a special moment in the life of the young baseball player f…

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Los Angeles Angels star Albert Pujols hits milestone home run
Jun04

Los Angeles Angels star Albert Pujols hits milestone home run

iStock/Thinkstock(ANAHEIM, Calif.) — Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols hit his 600th career home run in the team’s 7-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night. Pujols launched a towering grand slam into left field in front of t…

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Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw reaches 2,000 career strikeouts
Jun03

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw reaches 2,000 career strikeouts

iStock/Thinkstock(MILWAUKEE) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw became the 79th major league pitcher ever to strike out at least 2,000 batters during the team’s 2-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers Friday night. He joins Don Sutton, Don Drysd…

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