Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Sonny Gray states his case to be the American League's All-Star Game starter on Tuesday when the Oakland Athletics open a three-game series with the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.
Martin Owens- TSN Contributor Oakland, CA (Sports Network) -Here in the Golden State, politics has come to resemble the weather. To be sure, there may be the occasional cloudy day or cold front, perhaps even a brief sprinkle or so. But we're in the middle of a drought and we're gonna stay there; at the end of the day, in other words, business as usual.
MLB Betting: Give Me Some Relief! Jim Feist- Jim Feist Sports Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) -
Starting pitchers in baseball get much of the attention (and money) thrown their way. The average starter is asked to go 6-7 innings, while aces are expected to give 7-8 quality innings. Many games are decided in the last three innings, however, making relief pitchers an extremely important, and often overlooked, element.
Key for American Pharoah was form holding Jeff Frank- Sports Analyst Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) -
"In my lifetime, I'll never see another Triple Crown winner." Those were the words spoken one year ago by California Chrome's part-owner, Steve Coburn, right after his horse lost the Belmont Stakes.