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Jeff Gordon leads NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points, full standings after Loudon

Jeff Gordon will remain as the points leader of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The driver of the No. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx has a xxxxxxxxxxxxx point lead over second place xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx. With wins factored in it is Brad Keselowski as the Sprint Cup Series points leader. Winners thus far this season include Jimmie Johnson (3), Dale Earnhardt Jr (2), Kevin Harvick (2), Joey Logano ...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski wins at Loudon, full results for Camping World RV Sales 301

Brad Keselowski won the Camping World RV Sales 301 from Loudon, New Hampshire. The driver of the No. 2 Ford Fusion took the checkered flag at the 1.058 mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Sunday’s race finishing ahead of Kyle Busch and pole sitter Kyle Busch. Below you can find the full results for Sunday’s race which consisted of 301 laps. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Results...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Braves suspend Dan Uggla after he's late to game

getty images The Atlanta Braves have suspended second baseman Dan Uggla for one game without pay. That is just over $80,000 for those doing the math at home. Uggla’s suspension comes after he was extremely tardy. The Braves have not been using Uggla much as he has just 18 trips to the plate since the end of May. The veteran second baseman is hitting just .162/.241/.331 on the...
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July 13, 2014  |  1 Comment

NASCAR at New Hampshire: Starting lineup, green flag and tv info for Camping World RV Sales 301

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this weekend for the running of the Camping World RV Sales 301. A week after rain wrecked havoc on the series, 43 drivers will attempt to complete the 301 scheduled laps at the 1.058 mile track located in Loudon, New Hampshire. They will be lead to the green flag by Kyle Busch. Brian Vickers was victorious in this race...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Is New Hampshire the final race for Jeff Burton?

Jeff Burton stepped out of the No. 31 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing t the end of the 2013 season. Since making that decision Burton has been just a part-time driver for Michael Waltrip Racing in the No. 66 Toyota. Sunday’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway could be the final one in the career of the 47-year-old. Asked whether or not the Camping World RV Sales 301 would...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Katherine Webb and AJ McCarron get married

With the MLB All-Star Game, LeBron James returning to Cleveland and the World Cup the wedding of Katherine Webb and AJ McCarron snuck up on us. The former Miss Alabama Webb married her finance a former quarterback at the University of Alabama on Saturday. Details are scare at the moment and somehow I haven’t seen any photos hit social media. E-Online reports that there were 10...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Gomez struggles to break bat (GIF)

Not long ago we all were poking fun at Bryce Harper for failing to break a bat. Carlos Gomez may have one upped him today, and not in a good way. In a game that the Milwaukee Brewers tried 8-1 to the St. Louis Cardinals, Gomez tried three times to break a bat over his knee following a strikeout. He finally slammed it into the ground. Gomez is headed to his second All-Star game this...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Fernando Rodney added to AL All-Star Game roster

Seattle Mariners closer Fernando Rodney has been added to the roster of the American League for the All-Star Game. Rodney, 31, leads the league with 27 saves and owns a 1.98 ERA on the season. Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price is opting out of the game since he will be pitching in Sunday’s game. Over the last three seasons Rodney has 112 saves.
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski wins Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire, full results

Brad Keselowski won Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 22 Ford Mustang started the 200 lap race on the pole and finished here to beat out fellow Cup Series drivers Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth. NASCAR Nationwide Series results for New Hampshire Brad Keselowski Kyle Busch Mat Kenseth Kyle Larson Chris Buescher Elliott...
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Nationwide Series at New Hampshire: Starting lineup, green flag and tv info for Sta-Green 200

The NASCAR Nationwide Series will take to New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday for the running of the Sta-Green 200. Brad Keselowski driving the No. 22 Ford Mustang will lead a field of 40 cars to the green flag. He will be joined by Kyle Busch on the front row for 200 laps around the 1.058 mile track located in Loudon, New Hampshire. Coverage of the Sta-Green 200 will air...
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Brad Keselowski wins Nationwide pole at New Hampshire, Qualifying Results for Sta-Green 200

Brad Keselowski will lead a field of 40 NASCAR Nationwide Series cars to the green flag for Saturday’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Joining the No. 22 Ford Mustang on the front row will be Kyle Busch. Saturday’s Sta-Green 200 will consist of 200 laps around the 1.058 mile Loudon track to make up a total of 211.6 miles. Coverage of Saturday’s Nationwide Series race...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Belgium World Cup fan loses modeling contract over hunting photo

So much for 17-year-old Axelle Despiegelare’s modeling contract with  L’Oreal.  Just days after the teen signed a deal with the cosmetics company it is over. Backlash to a photo posted by Despiegelare on her Facebook page prompted the termination of her contract. She posted a photo of herself next to a dead gazelle. Hunting aside, the most offensive part of the ordeal was...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Erik Jones wins truck series race at Iowa, full results for American Ethanol 200

Erik Jones won Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway. The driver of the No. 51 Toyota Tundra finished ahead of Ryan Blaney and Matt Crafton. Darrell Wallace Jr. began the race on the pole but it was his Kyle Busch Racing teammate who was the first to the checkered flag. The win is the second in the career of Jones. Three different drivers have...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Iowa: Starting lineup, green flag and tv info

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is at Iowa Speedway on Friday night for the running of the American Ethanol 200. Bubba Wallace will lead 36 trucks to the green flag for Friday’s race at the 0.875 mile track for 200 laps of racing. Coverage of the American Ethanol 200 will begin on FoxSports1 at 8:30 pm ET with the green flag to wave at 8:45 pm ET. Timothy Peters won this...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bubba Wallace wins truck pole at Iowa, qualifying results for American Ethanol 200

Bubba Wallace Jr. will lead the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series to the green flag on Friday night for the start of the American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway. The driver of the No. 54 Toyota Tundra will be joined by Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Erik Jones on the front row for what is scheduled to be 200 laps of racing around the Iowa track which measures just 0.875 miles around...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyle Busch wins pole at New Hampshire, Qualifying results for Camping World RV Sales 301

Kyle Busch has claimed the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 18 Toyota Camry will be joined on the front row by Jimmie Johnson for the Camping World RV Sales 301. Sunday’s race will consist of 301 laps around the 1.058 mile track located in Loudon, New Hampshire making up a total of 318.46 miles. Last season...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kasey Kahne driving Shark Week paint scheme at New Hampshire (Photos)

It’s that time of the year. Shark Week. The No. 5 Chevrolet SS driven by Kasey Kahne will be decorated with Shark Week and Great Clips as the veteran driver attempts to score his first win of the season at New Hampshire. A small logo appears on the hood of Kahne’s car but its the quarter panels that will have people noticing the car which appropriately is red and blue. Shark...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts release wide receiver LaVon Brazill

The Indianapolis Colts have had enough of wide receiver LaVon Brazill. Brazill, 25, had some success as a target of Andrew Luck but two suspensions have soured the Colts on him.  Facing a year long violation, Brazill will not be eligible to play this season regardless of whether someone claims him on waivers. In 25 NFL games Brazill caught 23 passes for 347 yards and three touchdowns...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James returning to Cavaliers

The wait is over. LeBron James is returning to Cleveland. James told SI.com that he was returning to the Cavaliers adding, “Who am I to hold a grudge.” In a open letter on SI.com, James said that his decision to leave Cleveland was purely based on winning championships. “When I left Cleveland, I was on a mission. I was seeking championships, and we won two. But Miami already...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets fan cannot take teams inability to score

H/T: Deadspin The New York Mets lost again on Thursday night. Scoring has been a problem for the Mets lately, they were 1-for-8 with runners in scoring position in the 3-1 loss the Atlanta. When Juan Lagares popped out in the eight inning to Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman one fan had enough. He got “excited” according to MLB.com….. yea, anyone who has watched the Mets...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies owner: “Maybe Denver doesn’t deserve a franchise”

Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort is not looking good in the court of public opinion after his response to a unidentified season ticket holder. The ticket holder sent sent a email to the Rockies via their online submission box writing “The Monforts have no business owning a baseball team and their missteps in hiring ‘the good old boys’ for front office and management positions...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR at New Hampshire: Weekend Schedule, Start Time, Practice, Qualifying, Fantasy Picks, TV Info and Weather

NASCAR is at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this weekend in Loudon, New Hampshire. Both the Nationwide Series and Sprint Cup Series will race at Loudon, while the Camping World Truck Series will race at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. The Truck Series will run the American Ethanol 200 on Friday. The Nationwide Series will run the Sta-Green 200 on Saturday and the Sprint Cup Series...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE SmackDown Results for July 11, 2014 (Spoilers)

WWE SmackDown Results for July 11, 2014 can be seen below. The event which took place at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada will be airing on SyFy Friday night but fans can go ahead and find out what happened ahead of time. Rusev and Lana kicked off the show with some pro-Russia sentiment. Roman Reigns interrupted and promised not to be crushed like Rusev’s other...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis gives up 13 runs before being pulled out of game

getty images Texas Rangers pitch Colby Lewis did not have it tonight. In fact Lewis put up one of the worst pitching lines you will see this season. In 2 1/3 innings of work Lewis allowed 13 runs – 11 earned – on 13 hits while striking out just one batter. Lewis went seven inings allowing three runs – two earned – in his last start on Saturday against the New York Mets...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Holly Holm signs deal with UFC

On Thursday UFC President Dana White broke the news that many MMA fans have been waiting for, the company has signed Holly Holm. Holm, 32, is a former boxer with a 33-2-5 career line. She is 7-0 in her MMA career and immediately becomes a future threat to women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLM pic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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