Kelly Johnson homered twice and fell a single shy of the cycle and the steamrolling, first-place Arizona Diamondbacks won their seventh straight, a 15-4 rout of the Florida Marlins on Monday night. Johnson, with a double and triple, tied a franchise record with four extra-base hits. Justin Upton tied his career best by going 5 [...]
Shabaz Retires From NCAA Semifinal, Sending Johnson on to Final Against Williams; Tan vs. Juricova for Women’s Title
©Colette Lewis 2011–Stanford, Calif. It’s not often a NCAA semifinal match decided in a third set tiebreaker gets overshadowed, especially if the contestants are two Bay area players, one on her home courts. But Cal-Berkeley’s Jana Juricova, who is returning to the finals for the second consecutive year after a 6-7(5), 7-5, 7-6(2) victory over [...]
The Championship Play-Off final has done it again. An enthralling game in which both Reading and Swansea City took control ended in favour of the Welsh side after six goals thrilled Wembley and left a memorable mark on the Championship season.
The case for Dallas: Unlike anyone that Miami has played in the first three rounds, they can put five shooters on the floor at once. They have the cagiest point guard in the game, a solid bench with explosive scoring, and a solid coach with a lot of playoff experience. And most importantly, they have [...]