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Daily Archives: 5th June 2018

Draft: Pick-by-pick, first-round analysis

The 2018 MLB Draft is underway in Secaucus, N.J., as the first 78 selections go off the board today. Draft and prospect expert Jim Callis analyzes every pick from the first round. • Draft Tracker ROUND 11. Detroit Tigers: RHP Casey Mize, Auburn UniversityAs expected, MLB Pipel… MLB News Index

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Golden State Warriors fans serenade JR Smith with standing ovation, MVP chants during Game 2 of NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors fans were on top of their game during Game 2 on Sunday, giving Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith a standing ovation during pregame warmups.  Smith, of course, infamously dribbled out the clock with the score tied during regulation of Game 1, allowing the Warriors to eventually pull out the win in overtime. Later in Game 2, Smith ...

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Padres snag Ryan Weathers seventh overall in 2018 Draft

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres selected left-handed pitcher Ryan Weathers from Loretto High School (Tenn.) with the seventh overall pick in MLB’s 2018 First-Year Player Draft, Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller and Director of Amateur Scouting Mark Conner announced today. Recommended by Padres Area Scout Tyler Stubblefield, Weathers, 18, went 10-0 with a 0.09 ERA and 148 ...

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Kyle Busch can't seem to pick the right pit strategy at Pocono

When it comes to pit strategy at Pocono Raceway, Kyle Busch just can’t seem to win – literally. Busch lost last year’s spring Pocono Cup Series event when he elected to remain on older tires late in the race while others pit for fresh tires and one those, Ryan Blaney, went on to collect his first series victory. Sunday in ...

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