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Watch Mike Trout hit a gosh darn golf ball to Pluto, because why not?

Spring training is only a few weeks old, but Mike Trout’s swing is in midseason form. Well, one of his swings, at least. On Sunday, the Angels’ Twitter handle posted a video of the outfielder absolutely demolishing a golf ball at what appears to be a Top Golf location. Trout smashed the ball and watched it sail deep into the night, like it was just any routine, lame-ass baseball on a May home run

XFL scores Week 4: Live scores, highlights from Sunday's games

Week 4 of the XFL season is here, and it offers one of the more enticing matchups to date. This week, that comes in the form of the 4 p.m. ET game between the Houston Roughnecks (3-0) and Dallas Renegades (2-1): a battle not only of the Lone Star State but also of the current top team in the XFL and its preseason favorite. Roughnecks quarterback — and MVP frontrunner

World Series or bust: Mookie Betts stuns new Dodgers teammates with spring training challenge

PHOENIX — David Price's cell phone rang on the eve the Los Angeles Dodgers' first spring training workout. Mookie Betts, his teammate with the Boston Red Sox who was traded with him to LA, had an idea he wanted to run by Price. Price listened, gave his blessing, but still wasn’t sure how this would come across. After all, they were the new kids on the block, and now Betts wanted to lecture

What should NFL Academy prospects have been watching at the 2020 Scouting Combine?

While the NFL Combine’s on-field drills have assisted teams in profiling the top college prospects, they have also proven a useful source of education for the UK’s NFL Academy athletes. Indianapolis has showcased the searing speed of Alabama wide receiver Henry Ruggs III, hosted stock-boosting efforts from Iowa offensive lineman Tristan Wirfs and underlined the already well-documented talent of versatile Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons. The value of the combine workouts

Bears expected to add veteran QB, sources say

ESPN staff writer Previously a college football reporter for CBSSports.com University of Florida graduate Mitch Trubisky is the Chicago Bears’ starting quarterback in 2020, but he’ll be pushed. Multiple league sources expect Chicago to add an established veteran quarterback this offseason, most likely with pedigree and extensive starter’s experience. The Bears are evaluating options, with the prevailing theme that an upgrade at the backup spot is necessary. Chase Daniel occupied

College basketball's winners and losers: Is Baylor's No. 1 seed in jeopardy after loss?

March is on the horizon, and the madness is already kicking in two weeks out from Selection Sunday. While NCAA tournament bubble teams are sweating whether they will hear their names called, college basketball's best teams are focused on closing out their conference seasons strong and securing a favorable seed for the tournament. Here's a look at the biggest winners and losers in that regard from Saturday:  Winners Kansas: The Jayhawks (26-3,

Tony Romo to re-up with CBS for about $17M annually

Tony Romo made about $127 million as an NFL quarterback. He’s on his way to making more than that as an NFL broadcaster. CBS and Romo have agreed to a multi-year contract worth approximately $17 million per season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, via sources informed of the deal. The New York Post first reported the news. With Romo’s rookie deal set to expire, CBS avoided a potential bidding

What channel is NY Guardians vs. LA Wildcats on today? Time, TV schedule for XFL Week 4 game

A pair of 1-2 XFL teams trending in very opposite directions will go head-to-head Saturday as the Los Angeles Wildcats travel to face the New York Guardians. The Wildcats finally got their first win in Week 3, and it was a big shocker as they rolled 39-9 over the previously undefeated DC Defenders. The big key for LA’s offense was quarterback Josh Johnson, who finally looked healthy as he completed 18

Tony Romo's reported record salary with CBS rivals what top NFL QBs are getting

Tony Romo’s second contract as a NFL TV analyst looks like something a middling NFL quarterback could command. Romo is due to make $17 million per season in a record-setting new deal with CBS, Andrew Marchand of the New York Post reported Friday night. The former Cowboys QB was poised to become a prized television free agent in the spring (ESPN, which has “Monday Night Football,” was rumored to be suitor), but

Ohio State RB J.K. Dobbins sits out drills at NFL Combine

INDIANAPOLIS — Former Ohio State RB J.K. Dobbins opted out of physical testing on his final day at the NFL Scouting Combine, according to NFL Network’s Kimberly Jones. Dobbins injured his ankle in the Buckeyes’ College Football Playoff loss to Clemson last month. He hinted at the decision during his media interview session on Wednesday, saying he might hold off until Ohio State’s pro day workout on March 25. He