Creepy Smile People Invaded Multiple Major League Baseball Games Last Night

SmilePhoto: Decisive Today, in “Human billboards, but we like them?” news: Actors hired to promote upcoming horror movie Smile infiltrated three different Major League Baseball games last nighttake positions where they would be captured during the broadcaststanding still and smiling straight into the camera several innings at once. Smart, right? If you haven’t seen it … Read more

Albert Pujols hits career home runs 699 and 700

LOS ANGELES — Albert Pujols shot his way into the exclusive 700 homerun club when he hit the second of two homeruns on Friday-evening at Dodger Stadium, reaching the milestone in the fourth inning off righthander Phil Bickford. The 42-year-old Pujols, who has said this is the last season of his 22-year career, joined Barry … Read more

Yankees secure 2022 playoff berth with walk-off win over Red Sox

NEW YORK — A foot or two separated Aaron Judge from making glorious history Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, the slugger’s ninth-inning drive exploded from his bat and floated into the legend’s Monument Park lair. Perhaps on a warmer evening the ball would have landed close to Roger Maris’ retired number 9. We will never … Read more

Pete Alonso, Francisco Lindor hit huge home runs in Met’s win

MILWAUKEE — Whether literally or figuratively, the Mets were never going to have a debilitating hangover on Tuesday because they didn’t see a playoff clinch as a reason to proclaim their successes too loudly. The Mets were naturally proud of their post-season berth, and they celebrated with appropriate enthusiasm. But every time a Mets player … Read more

Mets clinch 2022 playoff berth

MILWAUKEE — Almost exactly a year ago, the Mets watched from their dugout as the Brewers secured a playoff spot at American Family Field. It had been a disappointing season for the Mets, whose promise never seemed to coalesce into sufficient success. As the brewers celebrated at their expense, Francisco Lindor looked inside. “It hurt … Read more

Sandy Alderson steps down from Mets’ position

NEW YORK — The Mets have entered a new phase in their organizational transition under owner Steve Cohen. Sandy Alderson, who became team president shortly after Cohen’s purchase of the team in 2020, plans to step down from that position and become a special advisor to Cohen and the senior leadership team. Alderson will help … Read more