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Braves Getting Lessons From Yankees On New Ballpark

((HT: 11Alive.com))The Atlanta Braves front office is trying to figure out how best to build (and properly monetize, naturally...) their new ballpark- whether it's Turner Field II is currently unknown...Our friends at WXIA-TV got to take their behind-the-scenes tour with them to figure out what is needed, how much is needed, and what to cut out as they build...So, expect less...
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Buffalo Cheerleader Operators Suspend Jills Operations

((HT: WGRZ-TV))Well, that didn't take long...Only two days after five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders field suit against the football team in New York Supreme Court over demeaning work conditions and wages that didn't even meet minimum wage guidelines, the group in charge of the Jills has suspended operations of the group...Here's Scott and Mary Alice again with the...
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Littlest Nats Fan Pulls Out A Surprise

((HT: Chris Mottram's Vine))The HQ doesn't know what caused this fan to get THIS busy with her tooth...The Padres-Nats game was THAT exciting, or she was just really fixated...The HQ is thinking she was just REALLY focused...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kosar Bumped From Browns Broadcasts, Blames Concussions

((HT: WKYC-TV))The Cleveland Browns decided who their broadcast crew was going to be for the pre-season team and it wasn't going to include former QB Bernie Kosar...Here's the WKYC station release welcoming Solomon Wilcots...“We welcome Solomon and are excited to look further into additional opportunities to continue to engage Bernie with our fans. We want Browns fans to...
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Girardi Defends Moving ESPN Camera

((HT: ESPN))After the Michael Pineda ejection last night, the cameras decided to get a look at the "after..."Yanks manager Joe Girardi wanted nothing to do with the after...And, then, he went after the network and their big-brotherness"I think MLB's going to have a problem with ESPN going into our tunnel," Girardi said. "I didn't break the camera...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Change is Coming: NCAA Board Endorses D-1 Restructuring

((ht: cbssports.com))Get ready for the power conferences and everyone else. And don't say we didn't warn you, because we've reported on this issue multiple times.The NCAA's Division 1 Board of Directors has endorsed a restructuring process that will change the way College Football...and a few other sports are structured.The "change" will essentially move...
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Here's A Birthday Gift For Mom...

((HT: Fox Sports/MLB/Sportsnet))It was the birthday for the mother of the Twins' Chris Colabello...So, what's a good gift during an at-bat where the parents are being interviewed in real time...???Guess...How about that...???
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What's With All The Unanswered Goals...???

((HT: NHL/NBCSN))The HQ thought that when the Pittsburgh Penguins had the 3-goal FIRST PERIOD lead on the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide, that it was over and done...Yeah, so much for that idea...CBJ scored once in the first, once in the second, and Brandon Dubinsky scored with less than a minute to go in regulation to send the game into overtime... We all know what happens...
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Pineda Plus Pine Tar=Ejection

((HT: MLB/YES/ESPN))Take you back to April 10...Yankees and Red Sox at Yankee Stadium Michael Pineda of the Yankees got caught with something dark (and, allegedly sticky) on his hand...Red Sox manager John Farrell said he had heard about the substance Pineda may or may not have been using, but in between innings whatever was there disappeared...MLB executive vice president of operations...
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Swan Racing Blown Up... For Now...

((HT: Swan Racing their own selves))The HQ has told you about the problems that Swan Racing has had this season in NASCAR and it looks like the team (a small-time, smaller budget group) tried to do too much, too fast...They admitted that they were undergoing some serious financial problems and were trying to find some solutions as their drivers- Cole Whitt who is 33rd in the points...
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McGrady Makes Skeeters Roster As Pitcher

((HT: MyFoxHouston))Tracy McGrady has made the next step in his second career... making the Opening Day roster of the Atlantic League's Sugar Land Skeeters roster...He had one official appearance in the exhibition season against Alvin (TX) Community College going 1 inning and giving up a run on three hits..."It's an honor to be a part of this club," McGrady said...
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Ron MacLean Apologizes For HNIC Comments

((HT: CBC News))First... tell the HQ what you think about this segment...Well, if one of the best in the business offended you, Ron MacLean has apologized... Coming from a referee like MacLean, the remarks were surprising.And FOSG Elliotte Friedman was on set with him- and disagreed...The reaction among French-speaking and separatist Canadians was somewhat expected: An example from...
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And Now It's The Jills Turn To File Suit

((HT: WGRZ-TV))We first saw this with the Oakland Raiders and their cheerleaders...They filed suit claiming that the team failed to pay them in accordance to minimum wage laws and forced them to act in a demeaned manner at times while representing the team. Citing their long hours and averaging out their activities against the hours worked, it was nowhere close in Oak Town and they...
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Pujols Joins 500HR Club

((HT: MLB.com))Here's 499 for starters this evening against the Washington Nationals...Your browser does not support iframes.He would then hit 500 later in the game and become the first player to hit both HR's 499 and 500 in the same game...More stats:Pujols has the fourth highest career batting average in the 500 HR club behind Ted Williams, Babe Ruth and Jimmie FoxxHe is...
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Here's One For You, Seattle... Think 2017...

((HT: Fox6now.com/Milwaukee Business Journal-Kirchen))The clock is ticking on Milwaukee and the Bucks- whether they know it or not...According to Fox 6 in Milwaukee, if Senator Herb Kohl and the two hedge fund guys buying the franchise from Kohl can't pony up another $200-million for a new arena, the NBA can buy the team back from whoever the owner is in 2017 for $575-million...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

OSG High: Baseball Team Starts 2 Softballers In Rivalry Game

((HT: WALB-TV))During football season, Dougherty and Monroe High Schools don't like each other...It's, pretty much, a universal thing through the athletics seasons...And the Trojans baseball coach needed some help for the game against the Tornadoes the other day...So, he went to the softball team for help...The HQ can think of using one female player, but head coach Ty Hayes...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tillman Plus Ten: Where Are We...???

The answer, sadly, is nowhere and everywhere...Do we have more answers...??? Sure...Do we have all the answers...??? No...And we may never get them...Mike Fish has done some more quality work talking about where we are in all of this. He tracked down Bryan O'Neal, who survived the friendly fire assault, and Steven Elliott. Elliott was one of the Rangers who fired upon Tillman...
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OSG High: Cop Gets More Than 2 For Tripping

((HT: MyFoxAustin))Take you to the Texas soccer action...As is the case in, pretty much every sporting event known to mankind, there is always the announcement of not getting on the field after a game is over...You get court-stormings and all that on a regular basis... and the students at Vandegrift beat Wiley High School, they decided that they wanted to celebrate.Georgetown (TX...
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Stanley Cup Playoffs: What Is This About Taking People Out Below The Waist...???

((HT: NHL on NBC/Some Hockey Videos/TSN))One was sad and the other was sad...If you get where the HQ is going...First is the one that drew people's ire...Colorado and Minnesota series... and it was all around Matt Cooke again...Tyson Barrie left the game against the Wild after a knee-on-knee hit from Matt Cooke and will miss four to six weeks with a medial collateral ligament...
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OSG Prem: And Moyes Is Out...

((HT: Sky Sports))The opinion of the Brits is interesting in this case...The press and the fans think that the sacking of Manchester United manager David Moyes was more on what he couldn't do versus what he did. The club lost more games in a Premier League season than they have in a long time.Now, the mess that is ManU is Ryan Giggs' for the remaining four games of the year...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ga. Southern's "Eagle Invasion" Recruiting Video Includes Statue Head-Butting

((ht: ajc.com))One of the great things about co-owning a Sports Blog is you can write about your alma-mater.Which is why I'm posting this Georgia Southern football recruiting story.Much like the fine folks at the AJC, we don't know much about incoming head coach Willie Fritz. Fritz takes over for the departed Jeff Monken who left for Army this past offseason and comes from...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Analyst Keyshawn Johnson Facing Charges

((ht: sportingnews.com))Ooops.Former NFL wide receiver and current ESPN NFL Analyst Keyshawn Johnson finds himself in a bit of hot water to start the week..According to reports, Johnson was arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery on his girlfriend at his home in the Hollywood Hills. He reportedly smashed her cell phone, cutting her hand."Key" was apparently detained...
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Coach Interrupts Stamkos Presser With Q-and-A

((HT: Sportsnet))Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos had to answer all those questions about "How ya feelin'?" since the knee in the back of the head he received last night in Game 3 of their playoff series with the Montreal Canadiens.Stamkos got a special guest in his scrum...And a "Seinfeld" reference, too...Not bad...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

So You Think You Can Fight Chara...???

((HT: Deadspin/NHL on NBC))The Detroit Red Wings Brendan Smith thought he wanted to...But this happened... thanks to the 7-inch height advantage...Dumb idea...Just dumb...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

36,000 Take To The Streets Of Boston

((HT: WBZ-TV))It was a cool gesture that personifies the whole Boston Marathon/Boston Strong mentalityTatyana McFadden won the Women's Wheelchair Division race today. She was racing for Team MR8- the Martin Richard-support team that was running in his memory and foundation...But it was what she did afterwards that was awesome...For McFadden, who turned 25 today, this was her...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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