Trevor Bauer is a starting pitcher for the Cleveland Indians, and he is not fazed by blood pouring from his finger. He was ready to pitch on October 17 against Toronto in the American League Championship Series, as expected. What was not expected was that several days before, he suffered a gruesome gash on the little finger of his pitching hand.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Sunday, October 16, 2016
University of Texas football coach Charlie Strong has been under fire for his underperforming team. In his third season as head coach, Strong has so far been unable to bring football glory back to Austin. After starting this season 2-3, rumors continue swirl that Strong's time at UT is limited. Will the October 15 win over Iowa State save his job?
Saturday, October 15, 2016
What happens when your favorite Major League Baseball team is out of the playoffs? Is the season over for you? Are you forced to give up baseball, earlier than you really wanted to? Sure, you can watch football and hockey, but baseball rules – what are you going to do?
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Charlie Strong has as difficult a job as exists in American sports. A head football coach at a major university is constantly under scrutiny, and lives with high expectations from the school and its supporters. Such a job can be rewarding if you win. It can be short-lived if you lose. Unfortunately for Strong, his team is not performing up to standards, and that kind of scenario usually ends with a pink slip.
Sunday, October 9, 2016
The Dallas Cowboys will soon have a serious decision to make. Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott has played well in early season games, while long time starter Tony Romo recovers from a back injury. Some feel that Prescott should remain the starter when Romo returns, while others are ready for the old veteran to resume his role.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Ryan Lochte has worn out his welcome as a pubic figure. His ridiculous antics at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics cemented his reputation as a liar, unworthy of admiration or sympathy. It would be best for all of us if he disappeared from public view and was never heard from again.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
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