Pagenaud Wins at Mid-Ohio

Photo Credit: IndyCar Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud has won the 2016 Honda Indy 200 by a 4.1620-second margin of over teammate Will Power after 90 laps around the 13-turn, 2.258-mile natural terrain Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Pagenaud started the race from the pole position. Pagenaud has extended his championship points lead to 58 points over the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion Power. The win is Pagenaud’s 8th career … Continue reading Pagenaud Wins at Mid-Ohio

AFC North Breakdown

Photo Credit: Newsday.com  Baltimore Ravens: This past season, Baltimore finished 3rd in the AFC North with a 5-11 record. They selected offensive Ronnie Stanley with the 6th pick in the NFL Draft. Stanley excels in pass protection and is a good run blocker. During free agency, the Ravens signed wide receiver Mike Wallace and tight end Benjamin Watson. Wallace and Watson should improve the Ravens pass game, along … Continue reading AFC North Breakdown

Cardinals Trade for White Sox Pitcher Zack Duke

Photo Credit: USA Today St. Louis was looking for bullpen help, and with just a little over 24 hours until the non-waiver trade deadline they found a team to deal with in the Chicago White Sox.  They gave up Minor League outfielder Charlie Tilson for the left-handed pitcher Zach Duke. Duke, 33, has been used by the Sox in more of a setup roll. Despite … Continue reading Cardinals Trade for White Sox Pitcher Zack Duke

Tyson Barrie Re-signs with the Colorado Avalanche

Photo Credit: thehockeynews.com The Colorado Avalanche have re-signed defenseman Tyson Barrie to a 4-year deal worth $22 million. Barrie, 25, is in his 5th year with the Avalanche. This past year, Barrie played in 78 games and tallied a total of 13 goals and 36 assists for 49 points. Over his entire career, Barrie has scored 40 goals and 113 assists, for a total of … Continue reading Tyson Barrie Re-signs with the Colorado Avalanche

Dixon Tops Final Mid-Ohio Practice

Photo Credit: IndyCar Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, who drives a Chevrolet-powered car, topped the speed charts in the final practice session for this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series race, the Honda Indy 200, around the 13-turn 2.258-mile natural terrain Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio for with a fastest lap time of 64.4039 seconds. Josef Newgarden, Graham Rahal, Simon Pagenaud, and Mikhail Aleshin rounded out the top 5 fastest drivers in … Continue reading Dixon Tops Final Mid-Ohio Practice

July 31st MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS! July 31st, 2016– Records and trends are indicated next to each team. The trends reflect movement from the previous power rankings. These power rankings are based on streaks, record over the past 10 games, overall record, and overall run differential. The combination of that is what allows there to be … Continue reading July 31st MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Early 2017 NBA Awards Predictions

Photo Credit: http://www.outkickthecoverage.com Click HERE for updated NBA awards predictions for the 2016-2017 season! MOST VALUABLE PLAYER  LeBron James, Small Forward, Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James proved once again that, despite his inferior 3-point shooting to Golden State Warriors’ point guard Stephen Curry, he is the best player in the world. Now with Curry, the 2-time defending NBA MVP, having to share the spotlight with not only stars … Continue reading Early 2017 NBA Awards Predictions

Athletics Trade Burns to Royals for Eibner

Photo Credit: athleticsnation.com The Oakland Athletics have traded center fielder Billy Burns to the Kansas City Royals for left fielder Brett Eibner. Burns, 26, has been in the MLB for 3 seasons, all with the Athletics. So far this season, he has played in 73 games and is batting .234 with 32 runs scored, 12 runs batted in, and 14 stolen bases. Over his 3-year MLB career, Burns has played in 211 games and … Continue reading Athletics Trade Burns to Royals for Eibner

Padres Trade Kemp to Braves for Olivera

Photo Credit: baseballessential.com The San Diego Padres have traded right fielder Matt Kemp to the Atlanta Braves for 3rd baseman Hector Olivera. Kemp, 31, has been in the MLB for 11 seasons and has played for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Padres. So far this season, he has played in 100 games and is batting .262 with 54 runs scored, 23 home runs, and … Continue reading Padres Trade Kemp to Braves for Olivera