Spurs sneak Gm1 W 92-88 in Miami
Tony Parker Spurs deft dribbling skills, deft 1hand leaner of glass at shotclock buzzer reduces Heat
Shelby Miller Cards v DBacks picks up W #7, clubs a HR while 2-4 at plate
Max Scherzer 8-0 now in 12 starts for Detroit“THE ACTION ON MY CHANGEUP WAS REALLY GOOD. I WAS ABLE TO USE IT AGAINST BOTH LEFT- AND RIGHT-HANDED BATTERS.”
- RHP Max Scherzer, after matching Jeremy Bonderman's 2007 club record of an 8-0 start to the season.
Yoenis Cespedes Oakland 2HR(13) v Whities
Yasiel Puig Dodgers bashes GS on 1st pitch of AB in bottom8“I'M TALKING TO ADRIAN (GONZALEZ), HE'S RIGHT NEXT TO ME, AND WE'RE LIKE ... THIS SHOULD BE A GRAND SLAM HERE. FIRST PITCH. WE WERE KIDDING, BUT ... IT DOESN'T...”
- Manager Don Mattingly, on RF Yasiel Puig's grand slam Thursday in the Dodgers' 5-0 win over the Braves
NYYankees call longball inning3 v Mariners, 6r (HRs Cano, Teixeira), only R support to Hughes in 6-1 W
(Wed. night) Carlos Gonzalez Rockies clouted 3HR, teammate Troy Tulowitzki 5-5 2HR at Cincy. Rocky Mtn highs?! No way, game at Cincy!
(Wed. nite) RA Dickey Toronto blanks Giants, doubles in GW run=all he would need 8.1ip 2h Or
1v2 French Open Women’s Final. 1Serena Williams to battle 2Maria Sharapova
‘Tweener: George Karl Nuggets. Great coach gets canned. Fresh hardware as NBA Coach of the Year. His 1,131 regular season wins are among the most in NBA history for a coach. Proven winner, but miserable results every post-season. Nuggets have a new GM and a new strategy. There’s no Famey nor Fanny here.
PJ Hairston TarHeels arrested for marijuana posession
Ian Kennedy DBacks v Cards 4ip 13h 10er 3HR
Michael Kirkman Rangers reliever takes hill for 9th inn v RedSox, 2h BB Oout serves up GW HR to Ortiz
Cory Gearrin Braves reliever records only 1 out in 16 pitches giving up 3h 4er (GS to rookie Puig)
Adam Harang Mariners 2.1ip 8h 6er v Yanks
(Wed. night) Prince Fielder Detroit In the sixth and the eighth inning Fielder struck out with runners on first and second to end the innings. Each AB, Rays Mgr Joe madden had intentionally BB’d Miguel Cabrera to set Fielder
Josh Brent, formerly Dallas Cowboys, tests positive for marijuana while on probation following alleged manslaughter (teammate Jerry Brown) charges. Prosecutors: “ it is the State's belief that the defendant continues to pose a threat to the community''
Texas Rangers Mgr Ron Washington: "If Ortiz beat us I could live with that. If Pedroia beat us I couldn't have lived with that." Postgm, on intentional BB to the dimunitive Sox 2ndSacker
MLB seems to have a PED closet and Tony Bosch of BioGenesis is about to come out of it
Brett Favre: “I was at fault. We don’t want to go out there waving to the crowd with our backs to each other. And I don’t think that’s going to happen.”
The Mississippi State football program will be punished for major infractions Friday by the NCAA, according to an ESPN report.
The Syracuse University athletic department's former media director Roger Springfield has been sentenced to five years of probation for secretly videotaping male athletes in locker rooms.