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Bill Belichick’s silly Army-Navy moment followed awkward Robert Kraft answer

Inspired by Lee Corso, Bill Belichick geared up for “College Gameday.” With an Army-Navy game at Gillette Stadium and Belichick's Patriots winning on Thursday, he submitted a guest nomination during the show's set, pulled out a 1962 Navy helmet and put it on his head. I covered it. “I chose, 'Coach, here's a page out […]

Gerrit Cole avoids awkward Cy Young moment with wife Amy

Gerrit Cole’s ability to work his way out of the most difficult situations helped him win the American League Cy Young Award and also helped him navigate potentially awkward situations with his wife, Amy. After celebrating the announcement of his first Cy Young Award win with his wife on Wednesday night, the Yankees ace was […]

Walgreens’ billionaire chairman Stefano Pessina caught in ‘very awkward’ legal tussle as drugstore giant’s problems continue to pile up

Problems abound at Walgreens, not the least of which is a bizarre $200 million legal dispute with one of the drugstore giant’s distributors. That has become “very uncomfortable” for the company’s 82-year-old chairman, The Post has learned. Meanwhile, billionaire Stefano Pessina (Walgreens Boots Alliance announced last week that it would lay off 5% of its […]

Corey Seager has awkward interaction after winning World Series MVP

Corey Seager had no desire to relive the past. 2023 World Series MVP shrugged On Wednesday night, the same reporter asked him two questions about why the Dodgers didn’t re-sign him after the 2021 season. “Hey Corey, I’m going to ask you the question that I get texted the most about, especially in this whole […]

Giants face awkward Daniel Jones question if they can’t save season

Even before Daniel Jones took a few pitches on the Giants’ practice field Wednesday, head coach Brian Daboll had declared his starting quarterback for the 2023 season. “It’s not finished.” Daboll’s thriving team is 1-5 and perilously close to the DOA designation anyway, but Jones, in particular, is still waiting for clearance to make contact […]

David Stearns’ Buck Showalter hit job made for awkward first Mets move

Billy Eppler entered the Citi Field press conference room Sunday afternoon midway through Buck Showalter’s standard pregame media briefing and took a seat in the back row. There was nothing standard about it. Mr. Showalter also did not immediately announce his firing. He didn’t use the word “fired,” and neither did the Mets in their […]

Josh Donaldson had awkward reunion with Brewers teammate after Yankees trade

Josh Donaldson joined the Brewers still acting like he was an MVP-caliber player, instead of being the huge disappointment he was in pinstripes the past two years. Brewers first baseman Rowdy Telles, who played with Donaldson on the Blue Jays in 2018, detailed how Donaldson introduced himself to his new team. “He came into the […]