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2022 Wyndham Championship leaderboard, grades: Joohyung Kim pulls away for historic win at Sedgefield

It is not how you start, but how you finish that ultimately defines a champion. Truer words could not be said about Joohyung Kim and his performance in the 2022 Wyndham Championship. The 20-year-old, affectionately known as “Tom,” was able to overcome an early blunder on Thursday to capture his maiden title on the PGA …

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MLB trade deadline grades for all 30 teams, from Padres (A+) to Mets (C) to White Sox (F)

The 2022 MLB trade deadline will be remembered for the historic Juan Soto blockbuster deal between the Padres and Nationals, but we also saw the team with the best record trade one of its most consistent starters for an injured center fielder. We saw a team that hasn’t made the playoffs in 21 years acquire …

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Juan Soto trade grades: Padres get ‘A’ for landing superstar; low marks for Nationals despite big haul

The Padres and Nationals agreed to the biggest trade of the summer hours ahead of Tuesday’s deadline, with San Diego netting star outfielder Juan Soto and first baseman Josh Bell. In exchange, Washington receives Luke Voit and a handful of young players: shortstop C.J. Abrams, left-hander MacKenzie Gore, outfielders Robert Hassell III and James Wood, and …

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Juan Soto trade grades: Padres get ‘A’ for landing generational hitter; low marks for Nats despite big haul

The Padres and Nationals agreed to the biggest trade of the summer hours ahead of Tuesday’s deadline, with San Diego netting star outfielder Juan Soto and first baseman Josh Bell. In exchange, Washington receives Luke Voit and a handful of young players: shortstop C.J. Abrams, left-hander MacKenzie Gore, outfielders Robert Hassell III and James Wood, and …

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Frankie Montas trade grades: Yankees get ‘A’ for landing starter and hanging onto top prospects

The New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics pulled off a six-player trade on Monday afternoon, just over 24 hours away from Major League Baseball’s 2022 trade deadline. The Yankees obtained right-handed starter Frankie Montas and reliever Lou Trivino in exchange for left-handed pitchers JP Sears and Ken Waldichuk, right-hander Luis Medina, and second baseman Cooper …

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2022 MLB trade deadline grades: Analyzing Mariners’ move for Luis Castillo, Yankees’ Andrew Benintendi deal, more

It’s crunch time for MLB front offices. The 2022 trade deadline is approaching at 6 p.m. ET on Tuesday. It’s the last chance for contenders to bolster their playoff hopes and the last chance for also-rans to make moves to help their future prospects. In some cases, it’s a chance to decode the intentions of …

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2022 Rocket Mortgage Classic leaderboard, grades: Tony Finau dominates in second consecutive win

From the very beginning of the 2022 Rocket Mortgage Classic, any thought of a hangover performance from Tony Finau was put to bed. Winning last week’s 3M Open in convincing fashion, the American was at it again at Detroit Golf Club as he signed for rounds of 64-66-65-67 en route to his fourth victory on …

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