Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?
Again and again, it seemed, the sports world in 2012 saw the end of long tales with tragic or, at best, bittersweet endings.
Champ: Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers for playing like the MVP talent that he is.
Michael Phelps leaves the sport with a record 18 golds and 22 medals overall. At these games he won four golds and two silvers.
And Michael Phelps’ record number of Olympic medals is not among the them…
Sorry gang. I can’t do it. I cannot call Michael Phelps the best athlete ever.
The United States has long been dominant in the swimming pool at the Olympics, but it has few moments to rival what happened on Tuesday.
Champ: Doug Fister for finally pitching like the Doug Fister of last season.