Pete Alonso's Endless Enthusiasm Leads To Home Run Derby Win ( New York Times ) Guerrero hit 91 homers over the three rounds of the derby, but Alonso outlasted him in the final.
Why Eric Swalwell's Campaign Failed ( 538 ) Three months after entering the presidential race, Eric Swalwell has announced that he is dropping out to focus on campaigning for reelection to his congressional seat
Justin Verlander Says MLB Is Turning The Game Into A 'Joke' With Juiced Baseballs ( For The Win ) Verlander isn't buying any or MLB's explanations for the alarming spike in home runs this season. He thinks the baseballs are juiced, and MLB is behind all of it.
She Urged Her Boyfriend To. Now She's Asking The Supreme Court To Call It Free Speech ( Washington Post ) The new chapter in the explosive case opened the same week as a documentary about the events, "I Love You, Now That: The Commonwealth by Michelle Carter," airs on HBO.  What Next For Russell Westbrook? ( The Ringer ) The mercurial guard is on the trading block, and seems to be long for Oklahoma City, but it's hard to see where else he'd fit in the league
Ilhan Omar Admits She May Have Flubbed Facts In Dramatic Story She Told High School Students ( Fox News ) Omar admitted that she may have embellished the story she was to Women's World Cup Final Posted Better TV Ratings Than 2018 Men's Final ( SI ) Sunday's World Cup final between the USWNT and the Netherlands was played at 11 am ET but was still able to draw a 10.0 overnight metered market rating
McDonald's Happy Meal Toys Caught In Backlash About Plastic ( Wall Street Journal ) British petition calls for fast-food giant to scrap Georgia DT Commit Shares Nick Saban's Pitch To Alabama ( Saturday Down South ) Netflix's Worst Nightmare Has Come True ( Forbes ) Its stock has soared 8,500% + in the last decade as " streaming ”video has caught four. But this world is now gone
Kings Coach Luke Walton Denies Sexual Assault Allegation, Says Hotel Encounter Was' Pleasant ' ( Yah00! Sports ) The Kings' investigation into new head coach Luke Walton is still reportedly ongoing.