What to know about the 2022 MLB postseason

What to know about the 2022 MLB postseason

The Major League Baseball postseason begins Friday, and for the first time in two decades, the Seattle Mariners are joining the party. For the first time in a decade, the Philadelphia Phillies will, too. And for the first time ever, two division winners in each league will receive a bye into the division series while … Read more

Padres pound Max Scherzer and push Mets to the brink of elimination

Padres pound Max Scherzer and push Mets to the brink of elimination

NEW YORK — Max Scherzer has given up the ball and walked from the pitcher’s mound to the dugout 445 times in his career. Twelve times, he has walked off the mound without ever giving up the ball at all. He has ambled off the field to standing ovations after no-hitters and 20-strikeout showings. He … Read more

Fall 2022 high school sports scores

Fall 2022 high school sports scores

To report scores, please email us at hss@washpost.com (See scores for high school football here) Bethesda-Chevy Chase 2, Richard Montgomery 1 Churchill 3, Quince Orchard 0 Clarksburg 6, Gaithersburg 0 La Plata 7, North Point 1 Marriotts Ridge 5, Glenelg 2 River Hill 3, Mt. Hebron 2 Reservoir 10, Long Reach 0 Severna Park 3, … Read more

Arteta: Prem leaders Arsenal can still improve

Arteta: Prem leaders Arsenal can still improve

Arsenal may be leading the Premier League but they still have plenty of room for improvement, Mikel Arteta has said ahead of a test of their credentials against Liverpool on Sunday. The north London side have won seven out of eight games so far and head into the weekend a point clear of champions Manchester … Read more

Sources: Romeo Beckham trains with Brentford B

Sources: Romeo Beckham trains with Brentford B

Romeo Beckham is not on trial at Brentford, and there is no suggestion of any permanent move, sources have told ESPN. David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Romeo Beckham is training with Premier League side Brentford’s B team, sources have told ESPN. The 20-year-old, son of former England captain, David, accepted an invitation to work at … Read more

Transfer Talk: PSG eye Chelsea’s Aubameyang

Transfer Talk: PSG eye Chelsea's Aubameyang

8:22 PM ET Nick JuddTransfer writer The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: PSG eye Aubameyang … Read more

Colleges are more willing than ever to pay football coaches not to coach

Colleges are more willing than ever to pay football coaches not to coach

For months, Texas A&M football fans have circled Oct. 8 on their calendars, the date they expected their beloved Aggies, led by Jimbo Fisher and the nation’s top recruiting class, to upset Alabama en route to their first 10-win season in a decade and take their place among national championship contenders. Instead, after two losses … Read more

Meet the LaLiga player who left the game and became a comedian

Meet the LaLiga player who left the game and became a comedian

2:38 PM ET Sid LoweSpain writer Gurrutxaga’s reinvention as a comedian has not only helped him process the struggles of his soccer career, but has helped him find peace and purpose that LaLiga didn’t necessarily present. Courtesy of Zuhaitz Gurrutxaga Did you hear the one about the footballer who got sent off on his debut and … Read more