Inside the Chess Cheating Scandal: ‘It Was a Ticking Time Bomb’

A month before Magnus Carlsen and 19-year-old American grandmaster Hans Moke Niemann found themselves battling each other at the center of a high-profile chess cheating scandal, they were two guys pushing pawns on the beach in Miami. Hanging around for a tournament promotion, they played on a board in the sand, watched by only a … Read more

A deep dive into ALDS challenges Guardians pose for Yankees

It would be difficult to find two teams that derive their runs in a more polar-opposite way than the Guardians and Yankees. Cleveland hit 127 homers this season — exactly half of the Yankees’ 254. The entire Guardians outfield hit 24 homers in 2022, the same as Aaron Judge hit — in June and July … Read more