Saturday, 23 Feb 2019

Hunter-Reay wins in Detroit; pace car crashes

7:07 PM ET ESPN News Services Ryan Hunter-Reay won his first IndyCar race since 2015, prevailing at Belle Isle after teammate Alexander Rossi slid off the track at a turn with about seven laps to go. Rossi, the pole winner, was struggling to hold off Hunter-Reay before the mishap at a right turn on Lap […]

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Jake Arrieta critical of Phillies’ defensive shifts

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports The Philadelphia Phillies were swept by the San Francisco Giants this weekend, and pitcher Jake Arrieta has had it. Arrieta criticized the Phillies for their “horse—-” play against the Giants, and called out the team for what he feels are poor defensive shifts. Not what you want to hear from the […]

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Stingy Cease notches seventh win

While the value of the statistic is up for debate, wins are coming with regularity for Dylan Cease.  The fifth-ranked White Sox prospect gave up one run on one hit — a solo homer — over six innings for his Carolina League-leading seventh win as Class A Advanced Winston-Salem beat Carolina, 5-1, on Sunday at BB&T […]

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15th Team of the Week

Week 15 saw us finishing up the lull in quality of racing that happened post Ardennes/Romandie (with the obvious one big exception of the Giro that a certain set of riders were pointing towards all year). Riders can’t be on the top of their form all year. They need down time and the end of […]

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Thompson starts for Warriors; Iguodala still out

8:16 PM ET Klay Thompson started for the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night, after being listed as questionable. Complete coverage | Expert picks | Bracket • Oral history: Game 1’s wild end of regulation• After wild Game 1, is this a series after all?• Twitter reaction to […]

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Warriors’ Thompson to play; Iguodala still out

7:13 PM ET Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will play in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night. Complete coverage | Expert picks | Bracket • Oral history: Game 1’s wild end of regulation• After wild Game 1, is this a series after all?• Twitter reaction to JR’s Game 1 blunder• Lowe: […]

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Walk-off shot caps 3 HR day for Twins’ Rosario

6:18 PM ET Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS — Eddie Rosario hit his third homer of the game, launching a two-run shot in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins over the Cleveland Indians 7-5 Sunday. Rosario, who began the day with 10 home runs this season, helped the Twins beat the AL […]

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