J.A. Happ didnt look good for much of last season, and hes been dreadful through his first two starts of 2020.
The 37-year-old had his second straight ugly outing in Wednesdays 11-7 loss to the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, the first game of a seven-inning doubleheader.
He allowed a homer to Bryce Harper in the top of the third and seemed rattled by it, as he ended up walking six batters in his brief outing.
Ive got to make them put the ball in play, Happ said. Ive got to force the issue be…
Ryan Giggs suggests surprise new position for Manchester United player Axel Tuanzebe – Manchester Evening News
Axel Tuanzebe made his first appearance of the season in Man Utd’s impressive 2-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain.
Ryan Giggs believes Axel Tuanzebe has all the attributes to play in central midfield for Manchester United.
Tuanzebe started United’s 2-1 win away to Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday, operating on the right side of a back three alongside Victor Lindelof and auxilliary centre-back Luke Shaw.
It was the 22-year-olds first appearance of the calendar year and he played himself into contention to start against Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday after shackling the French prodigy Kylian Mbappe.
Tampa Bay Rays’ Brandon Lowe homers twice in Game 2 win over Los Angeles Dodgers – ESPN
Brandon Lowe became the first player to hit two opposite-field home runs in a World Series game, and the Rays’ bullpen held on for a 6-4 win in Game 2.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Through all the struggles, all the moments when it looked like he should be dropped down in the lineup or out of it altogether, Brandon Lowe believed.
He had built himself into one of the American League’s best hitters, and no slump — not even one during the playoffs — could derail that. The Tampa Bay Rays kept believing in Lowe, too. In Game 2 of the World Series, both were rewarded handsomely for their faith.
Lowe became the first player to hit two opposite-field home runs…
P.J. Fleck, Gophers fired up for Wolverines – Minneapolis Star Tribune
There’s no doubt P.J. Fleck and the coaches will have the Gophers football team fired up Saturday, when the Big Ten season finally gets underway
(Note: Certain obligations are placed on a sportswriter when he becomes the senior scribe in the Twin Cities.)
Michigan fans went crazy when the school was able to bring back former Wolverines quarterback Jim Harbaugh as coach for the 2015 season, after he took the San Francisco 49ers to a Super Bowl and Stanford to an Orange Bowl victory.
This was the biggest buildup for a new Michigan coach since Fritz Crisler was hired away from Princeton in 1938. Crisler had coached the Gophers for two seasons…
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