The Clock Turns Back to 1983 as a Yastrzemski Homers at Fenway

BOSTON — Forty-four years ago, Carl Yastrzemski ended one of the most electrifying World Series in baseball history with a fly out to center field at Fenway Park. A little higher and farther, and Yastrzemski would have tied Game 7 with the Cincinnati Reds. He never returned to the World Series. The year the Red…

Bianca Andreescu’s 2019: From No. 152 to U.S. Open Champion

After Bianca Andreescu won her United States Open semifinal on Thursday night, Pam Shriver of ESPN told her in a postmatch interview that a year ago, “I don’t think I’d heard of you.” By Saturday night, Andreescu, 19-year-old Canadian, was a Grand Slam champion after she defeated Serena Williams, 6-3, 7-5, in the final. Though…