Roundup: MLB Pitch Clock Is Working; Penn State Hires Mike Rhoades; Bold Predictions For MLB Teams

New York Yankees v Detroit Tigers
New York Yankees v Detroit Tigers / Mark Cunningham/GettyImages

Pope Francis to spend several days in hospital ... United flight makes emergency landing in Houston .... What we know about the Nashville school shooting ... Stocks jump on Wednesday as tech sector leads charge ... Metaverse buzz is cooling ... Democrats continue to rise in Michigan ... Pitch clock is speeding up baseball ... "The Night Agent" renewed for Season 2 ... Jeremy Renner shares 911 call from snow plow accident ... Penn State hired VCU's Mike Rhoades ... Cal hired Mark Madsen ... Sacramento Kings clinch playoff berth for first time since 2006 ... Julius Randle sprained his ankle ... One bold prediction for all 30 MLB teams ... Kevin Durant returned for the Suns ...

Meet the architect of the Sacramento Kings' historic offense [Yahoo Sports]

How North Carolina's made-for-championship season imploded [The Athletic]

Ranking Final Four starters from 1 to 20 [CBS Sports]

How the Cardinals nearly lost the war for St. Louis [Defector]

2023 MLB preseason rankings [The Ringer]

Bill Raftery holds court [The Big Lead]

The Lakers trounced the Bulls Wednesday night.

Barry Season 4 trailer.

Re-living the "Airport Sushi" SNL sketch.

Lil Nas X -- "Old Town Road" (feat. Billy Ray Cyrus)