The latest from Only A Game
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss the Washington Nationals' "Baby Shark" craze, MLB's juiced vs. dead ball debate, and Lee Ann Walker's new LPGA record.
The Athletic's Michael Lee and Sports Illustrated's Charlotte Wilder join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Long before he signed the California bill that would allow college athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness, Newsom was himself an athlete.
Shoeless Joe Jackson and Arnold Rothstein are well known for their ties to the 1919 Black Sox Scandal. But the Boston gambler who put the fix in motion remains largely...
Gavin Newsom says he would not be the governor of California if not for college sports. So why did he decide to sign a law that challenges the entire NCAA...
The Wall Street Journal's Ben Cohen and Mike Pesca, host of the daily Slate podcast “The Gist,” join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss Washington's first WNBA title, the MLB Postseason, and how the Cardinals and Braves created a disturbance in the Force.
Play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti grew up impersonating Chicago White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson in his living room. Today, he's sitting in the legendary broadcaster's seat.
Most people knew boxer Joe Frazier by his powerful left hook and his bitter rivalry with Muhammad Ali. But there’s a lot more to the story.
Jason Benetti grew up with cerebral palsy and with dreams of becoming the White Sox announcer. But as he got older, he gravitated toward radio because he didn't want to...
After years of doing all the standard poses for his minor league baseball cards, Keith Comstock wanted to do something different.
Professor Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University, and Only A Game's Karen Given join Jason Gay.
Jason Gay and Charlie Pierce discuss the suspension of Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict, and the 9-year-old runner who took a wrong turn and won anyway.
Sometimes, things don't go as expected. This week on Only A Game, stories about the metaphorical curveball — moments when life takes a surprising turn. There's comedian Gary Gulman, who...
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss the Washington Nationals' wild card berth, the Miami Dolphins' Excellent Tanking Adventure and more.
The Washington Post's Jerry Brewer and Bleacher Report's Master Tesfatsion join Only A Game's Karen Given.
After struggling in the L.A. Dodgers' fantasy football league, star third baseman Justin Turner and his co-owner enlisted help from one of the team's young analysts.
After he was shot in the chest during the Las Vegas mass shooting, UNLV men's hockey assistant Nick Robone saw the city unite behind its newest team.
UNLV men's hockey assistant coach Nick Robone was one of the hundreds wounded during the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting, which resulted in the deaths of 58 people. This week...
Jill Heinerth is one of the most accomplished cave divers in the world. But she and her crew were in danger when they explored Antarctica's B-15 iceberg.