White Sox rookie slugger Yermin Mercedes appears to retire weeks after demotion: ‘It’s over’

Chicago White Sox rookie slugger Yermin Mercedes raised eyebrows Wednesday night when he abruptly announced he was going to retire from baseball amid a roller coaster season. Mercedes, who had…

Red Sox rookie Jarren Duran hits first career home run in win vs. Blue Jays

Boston Red Sox outfielder Jarren Duran needed three games, but he was finally on the board with his first career home run Monday night against the Toronto Blue Jays. Duran…

SI Swimsuit model Katrina Scott says rookie title is ‘a blessing’ after ‘struggling with a fertility journey’

Katrina Scott is seeing the light after enduring a dark year. The fitness instructor and co-founder of Tone It Up is officially a rookie for this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit…

SI Swimsuit model Kathy Jacobs, the ‘oldest and shortest rookie’ at 57, celebrates her physique at runway show

Kathy Jacobs made heads turn as the “oldest and shortest rookie” for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit.  At age 57, the model strutted down the runway for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit show…

SI Swimsuit model Kathy Jacobs, 57, on being the ‘oldest rookie’: ‘Life doesn’t have to stop when you age’

At 5-feet-3-inches, 57-year-old Kathy Jacobs is proudly the “oldest and shortest” Sports Illustrated Swimsuit rookie in the brand’s history. Jacobs, who was a petite model in the ‘80s, came to…

Rookie Logan Gilbert shines as Mariners shutout Yankees 4-0

Rookie Logan Gilbert pitched one-hit ball over seven innings in the best start of his young career, Kyle Seager and Dylan Moore both homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat the…

Bears rookie Justin Fields is ‘pure juice,’ NFL analyst says

There’s no doubt about it that Trevor Lawrence is going to make an immediate impact as soon as he gets under center for the Jacksonville Jaguars.  Zach Wilson is also…

Bears rookie QB Justin Fields ready to be a starter

New Chicago Bears rookie quarterback Justin Fields has done everything right thus far during Bears camps, and many say that the QB is going to come out of the gate…

Trevor Lawrence inks $36.8 million rookie contract with Jaguars

The No. 1 pick of the 2021 NFL Draft is locked in for the foreseeable future. Quarterback Trevor Lawrence and the Jacksonville Jaguars agreed to a four-year rookie contract on…

Colts’ Carson Wentz offers advice to 49ers’ rookie Trey Lance

If any player understands the ups and downs of playing in the NFL it’s former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.  Wentz, now with the Indianapolis Colts, offered some advice at…