“I have a lot on my plate, yeah, I do. I honestly could not do it without my husband, Jay,” the “True Roots” cookbook author told Page Six on Tuesday. “He luckily is unemployed at the moment. He played football for many, many years and he’s finally done. Not 100 percent, but we’re hopeful that he’s done. And he takes the kids to school, and he picks them up from school, which really frees up my day. He’s at home with the kids himself right now and I never have to worry about it. So as corny and cheesy as it is, I honestly couldn’t do it without him.”
Cavallari, 31, and Cutler, 34, are parents to daughter Saylor James, 2, and sons Camden Jack, 5, and Jaxon Wyatt, 3, together. They married in 2013.
I didn’t know. I was naive at the time. I was in awe of the bigness of working for a network. Sometimes when I think of that story, how sweet it was of my dad to do that, I get a little teary-eyed. So there are not many things in my career that I regret, but that’s one of ’em.
The free-agent quarterback agreed Sunday to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Chargers, ESPN first reported, with whom he will compete with Cardale Jones to be Philip Rivers’ backup.
Smith, still only 27, was a second-round pick of the Jets in 2013, but he never proved himself in green. He was set to be the starting quarterback for the 2015 season before an August punch from then-teammate IK Enemkpali broke his jaw. He never reclaimed his spot, and left the Jets after the 2016 season.
Matt Carpenter has quietly become one of the game’s best hitters in terms of plate discipline. His 16.5 percent chase rate since the start of last season ranks second to only Joey Votto’s (14.1). And it’s not just chase rate: Last season, Carpenter was top-five in the majors in swing rate and walk rate, too. — Langs
Nolan Arenado dropped the gloves on Wednesday — then dropped an appeal of his five-game suspension on Saturday. Arenado will miss the entire three-game series in Pittsburgh after charging the mound last week against the Padres. On the bright side, Charlie Blackmon returned from a four-game absence on Saturday and promptly homered off Max Scherzer. — Casella