Posts Tagged: CFL

Rocky Road

After enjoying the thin Denver air in a 12-2 win in the series opener, the Mets have found what it’s like to be on the wrong side of the Coors Field scoreboard after dropping back-to-back 10-8 decisions to the Rockies. Those two teams will slug it out one more time this afternoon as the Rockies (36-38; No. 22 in Dunkel’s… Read more »

Fresh Brew

The Milwaukee Brewers got another shot in the arm last night from rookie pitcher Freddy Peralta as the 22-year-old held the Pirates scoreless for six innings en route to a 3-2 win. This came after he set a franchise record last month by striking out 13 in his MLB debut. Last night’s victory kept the Brew Crew (43-30; No. 9… Read more »

Chicago Fire

The Chicago Cubs offense has been inconsistent so far this season, but there’s no doubt when the bats get cranked up they can still put up runs in a hurry. That was the case last night as Chicago pounded out 13 hits, including seven for extra bases, in a 13-5 rout of the Cardinals. The rivalry will continue tonight as… Read more »

Sparks Fly

After completing a five-game homestand, the Los Angeles Sparks (6-2; No. 2 in the Index) fly out east tonight to face the Washington Mystics (6-4; No. 8) in the first of three WNBA contests on the schedule. To get the Index’ picks for this game and the full WNBA slate, click HERE. In MLB action, the struggling Chicago White Sox… Read more »

Here’s Johnny

The Canadian Football League is set to kickoff its season this weekend and that means most eyes will be on the return of Johnny Manziel at QB for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Manziel is slated to play backup to Jeremiah Masoli and looked good (12-for-20, 88 yards and 1 TD) in the final preseason tuneup. While Hamilton will have to wait… Read more »

Didi Does-Does

After starting the season on a tear, Didi Gregorius hit just .151 in the month of May and hadn’t homered at home since April 25. But Gregorius ended that drought last night with a pair of dingers at Yankee Stadium in New York’s 3-0 victory over the Washington Nationals. Those two teams will wrap up their interleague series tonight on… Read more »

Brave Heart

While the Atlanta Braves own the most lopsided schedule in the early going with just 28 home games to date, that hasn’t stopped them from jumping out to a strong 37-28 start and sitting tied with the Nationals for first place in the NL East. Atlanta will finally get some home cooking as they play their next 12 out of… Read more »