Giants coach Alyssa Nakken wins magazine’s Trailblazer of the Year award

Recently, the Hall of Fame announced that Nakken’s jersey from the Giants’ July 23 opener at Dodger Stadium was put on on display as part of the Team Today exhibit, an area with lockers of all 30 teams containing recently acquired artifacts and story lines. A picture of her gray road jersey, No. 92, is […]

Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic Decathlon Champion, Dies at 86

His children, Jenny Johnson Jordan and Josh Johnson, were athletes themselves. Jenny was a beach volleyball player who competed in the 2000 Sydney Olympics and is on the coaching staff of UCLA’s beach volleyball team. Josh competed in javelin at UCLA, where he was an All-American.

How England’s Dawid Malan became the world’s best T20 international batsman

It was confirmed on Thursday he had achieved the highest rating for a batsman in the Twenty20 international rankings after his unbeaten 99 against South Africa on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT) and 173 runs in the series. He has reached 915 points, the first player to go over 900 points, after a remarkable rise over the […]