CC Sabathia became just the third left-hander in MLB history to record 3,000 strikeouts last night, but it was the Arizona Diamondbacks who came away with the victory as they took the series-opener from the Yankees, 3-1. Game 2 is set for this afternoon at Chase Field with New York sending Masahiro Tanaka (2-2, 3.60) to the mound against Arizona’s Merrill Kelly (2-2, 3.94). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
The Denver Nuggets found a way to cool down Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers enough to take the first game of their conference semifinal series, 121-113. The two teams will be back on the floor tonight at Denver’s Pepsi Center for Game 2 and you can get Dunkel’s pick by clicking HERE.
The New York Islanders have yet to find a way to slow down the upstart Carolina Hurricanes after dropping the first two games of their conference semifinal series at home. The venue now shifts to Carolina’s PNC Arena for Game 3 and you can get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NHL slate by clicking HERE.