Massarotti: Shohei Otani And The Risk Of A Two-Way PlayerShohei Otani, recently of Nippon Ham Fighters in Japan's Pacific League, could be a two-way player, if an MLB team will let him.
Massarotti: LaVar Ball Suddenly Man Of Few WordsLaVar Ball, who forever talks about his sons Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo, is noticeably quiet after LiAngelo's shoplifting arrest in China.
Massarotti: Patriots Leave Future To ChanceTrading Jimmy Garoppolo, Bill Belichick gambles that Tom Brady can stay healthy, a risky bet on a 40-year-old quarterback.
Massarotti: Adrian Gonzalez Not At Dodger Stadium For World SeriesInjured Dodger Adrian Gonzalez, seen as a team guy and clubhouse leader, skipped World Series Game 1 to travel and then do regional TV.
Massarotti: Yankee Stadium Comes AliveThe Yankees have beat the Astros in three straight ALCS games at home, and the renewed energy at Yankee Stadium has a lot to do with it.
Massarotti: Will Cowboys Stand, Kneel Or Roll Over?Jerry Jones threatened to bench any player who doesn't stand for the national anthem, just as underperforming Cowboys go into a bye week.
Massarotti: The Yankees Are BackThe Yankees are built for the long run, even if this playoff run ends quickly, and MLB is better for it.
Massarotti: Who Is The NFL's Second-Best Head Coach?After Bill Belichick, no NFL head coach has really distinguished himself. The League seems to have a coaching problem.
Massarotti: Can The Giants And Cowboys Recover?Two games into the season and the Giants and Cowboys are both reeling. There's a lot of football left, but can they turn things around?
Massarotti: Apple Watch Escalates Yankees-Red Sox RivalryThe Red Sox stole Yankees' pitching signs using an Apple Watch, a violation of MLB rules that has already heightened the AL East rivalry.
Massarotti: Texas Rangers Look SmallThe Texas Rangers, who refused to swap series with the Houston Astros, had so much to gain by just giving a little. And they blew it.
Massarotti: Is Fantasy Football Ruining Actual Football?Fantasy football and real football played on a field are completely different, yet fans increasingly can't distinguish between the two.