Derek Jeter

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Alex Morgan: “This is going to be something that really breaks barriess,” says the United States’ dual World Cup medal winner.  Photograph:  Alex Menendez/ Getty Images

It has been a packed few years for Alex Morgan. She became a World Cup champion (again), a lead plaintiff in a lawsuit against her employer alleging(...)

Mariah Carey: “I was always very cryptic about the past.” Photograph:   Amy Sussman/FilmMagic

It is a rainy Thursday afternoon and Mariah Carey is talking to me from her home in Los Angeles, her voice coming through my laptop. Is this the real (...)

Mike Trout: despite comparisons to Mickey Mantle, the New Jersey prodigy doesn’t even feature on the top-five-selling baseball jerseys.  Photograph: Harry How/Getty Images

Earlier this month, Mike Trout turned 27, halfway through a campaign where the Los Angeles Angels are paying him a smidgen over $34 million to patrol (...)

Former  Republican presidential hopeful and ex-Florida governor  Jeb Bush who has bid  $1.3bn for the Miami Marlins as part of a consortium including iconic former New York Yankee Derek Jeter. Photograph:  Justin Sullivan/Getty

In the same week last month that the rest of the world was obsessing over the landmark of Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the White House, one of his(...)

Jordan Speith: said  he didn’t sign for professional autograph hunters who collect stuff just so they can later sell it online for profit. Photograph: Tyle Terada/USA Today Sports

Last month Jeff Bagwell received word that, after seven years on the ballot, he had finally been voted into baseball’s Hall of Fame, a singular honour(...)

 Tiger Woods practises  ahead of the Hero World Challenge at the Albany Golf Club in  the Bahamas. Photograph:  Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Twenty-three minutes into Tiger Woods’s news conference, the skies opened and the rain lashed the roof of the temporary tent where Woods was taking q(...)

US president Barack Obama dances the tango during a state dinner hosted by Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri in Buenos Aires. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

Barack Obama is tangoing into history, and there’s something perfect about that. The tango has been described as vertical solitude. And this president(...)

LA Lakers legend Kobe Bryant will retire at the end of the NBA season. Photograph: Epa

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers announced Sunday night that he would retire from professional basketball after the completion of the 20(...)

Mike Trout (right) of the Los Angeles Angels: in an ESPN poll earlier this year that asked American kids, 12 and older, to name their favourite athlete, Lionel Messi finished fourth while Trout ranked 100th.  Photograph:  Stephen Dunn/Getty Images

The average American baseball fan is a white, middle-class man who will soon turn 55. He learned the intricacies of the sport playing catch with his f(...)