Schoop off to a slow start with the Brewers as he is back in the strikeout mode
Recents scores: Wash 25 Mets 4 . Nats had 26 hits
LA 21 Brewers 5 Manny 1-3
Red Sox 15 Yankees 7 . Steve Pearce hit 3 HRs
Bruce Posner and Wayne Viener with guest Pat Coyner
Rory Mcllroy +520 Jordan Spieth +675 Hideki Matsuyama +900 Dustin Johnson +1000 Rickie Fowler +1200 Brooks Koepka +2000 Jon Rahm +2000 Jason Day +2000 Justin Rose +3000 Sergio Garcia +3000 Adam Scott +3000 Paul Casey +3000 Justin Thomas +3000 Henrik Stenson +3500 Charley Hoffman +3500 Thomas Pieters +4500 Daniel Berger +4500 Matt Kuchar +5000 Tommy Fleetwood +5000 Phil Mickelson +5000
This is exactly what happened on Sunday following Jordan Spieth’s wire-to-wire British Open victory. If you didn’t tune in, Spieth started the final round with a three-shot lead, only to find himself trailing Matt Kucher by one shot with five holes to play. What happened over … Read More »
O’s seem to be in free fall losing another 1 run game to the Tigers. Dylan Bundy just didn’t have it. Good to see Crush back in form as he hit his 9th HR.
Harry Kane scored 4 goals against his former squad–Leicester in a 6-1 romping of last year’s champs by Tottenham. Kane has taken a 2 goal lead at 26 in his 2nd straight quest for the Golden Boot.
This idiotic argument on the play of Ian Poulter … Read More »
Showdown between Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia was absolutely spellbinding. It was easy to see the crowd’s desire to see Sergio win. Being that Fowler, Spieth, and Hoffman faltered–the crowd got behind the guy who had never one a major and rooted him home. This was not the Ryder Cup. Now it’s time for Westwood and Rickie to end the major jinx.
The bullpen failed the O’s today as the pen gave up 7 runs after the O’s had a … Read More »
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Prior to competing in his first Masters Tournament as an amateur, 18 long years ago, Sergio Garcia played a Tuesday practice round at Augusta National. One of his playing partners that day was a player he would spend much of the next decade chasing, sometimes quite literally, Tiger Woods. The other was one of his heroes, Seve Ballesteros.
When asked the next day to explain Ballesteros’ influence on his career, the bright-eyed, peach-fuzzed Garcia … Read More »
My 2 Days at the Masters
Random thoughts at the Greatest Sporting event in America
The best organized athletic event I have been to.
Parking–fast free and easy– most is within 15 minutes walking distance.
Ability to sit and relax on almost any area on the course.
An event that is worldwide attended. I enjoyed chatting with folks from England, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Venezuela, Canada, Spain, etc
The course and grounds are the … Read More »
from the AP
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — Lexi Thompson had no idea why LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters was approaching her on the way to the 13th tee at the ANA Inspiration.
When she found out, Thompson still couldn’t believe it.
A television viewer’s email had alerted officials to a day-old rules violation by Thompson for a 1-inch ball placement error . Her three-shot lead had just been wiped out by a four-shot penalty.
“Is this a joke?” Thompson … Read More »