Player of the Game
It is rare a relief pitcher wins player of the game in a win, but they are rarely as good as Cody Allen was today. He pitched a perfect tenth, making an incredible diving catch and striking out two. After the Indians got the lead in the top of the 11th, Allen came back in to pitch the bottom of the inning and struck out another without allowing a hit. He earned...
Australia captain Pat Rafter has named three teenagers in his team for the Davis Cup clash with France later this month - Australia's first fixture in the top-tier World Group since 2007.
Veterans Lleyton Hewitt and doubles specialist Chris Guccione head the Australian lineup but, in the absence of Bernard Tomic who has a hip injury, Rafter has called up 18-year-old Nick Kyrgios...
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January 20, 2014
We still don't know who the Red Sox will be playing or when the Friday game will start. What we do know is who will handle the balls, strikes and outs. MLB announced the umpiring crews for the ALDS between Boston and 'They Who Are Yet To Be Named'. Dana DeMuth will serve as crew chief, along with Eric Cooper, Paul Emmel, Chris Guccione (who will ump the plate on Friday...
Because the umpiring crew was stuck in traffic, the start of the Chicago White Sox game at the Washington Nationals was delayed 16 minutes Wednesday night.
The Nationals said the umpires' preparation for the game was delayed by their late arrival at the ballpark.
The umpiring crew of Tom Hallion, Chris Guccione, Ron Kulpa and Phil Cuzzi were not available for comment after...
Results from Davis Cup Asia-Oceania qualifying between Australia and South Korea on hardcourts at Pat Rafter Arena:
Australia 3, South Korea 0 Saturday Doubles Marinko Matosevic and Chris Guccione, Australia, def. Jeong Suk-young and Seol Jae-min, South Korea, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2.
Friday Singles Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Cho Min-hyeok, South Korea, 7-5, 6-3, 6-3.
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April 06, 2012