G90: Red Sox 8, Orioles 6

Orioles – 060 000 000 – 6 8 0Red Sox – 240 100 10x – 8 13 0 Boston completes the four-game sweep and remains 1.0 GA at the All-Star break. Mitch Atkins / Kyle Weiland This is Weiland’s major league debut. In 17 starts for Pawtucket this year, he had a 3.00 ERA. In [...]

Coach’s Q and A: How Do I Deal with Cramping, both Physically and Mentally?

Top junior development coach Harold Solomon of the Harold Solomon Tennis Institute in Fort Lauderdale, Florida addresses the problem of cramping in this installment of a regular Zootennis feature. Q: I’ve heard that cramping isn’t just physical, that it also has a psychological component. Do you think the stress of a big match in an [...]

Top 10 Reasons Why Shaq Is Joining Turner Broadcasting

10) Will finally make Charles Barkley look, well, less morbidly obese 9) Turner needed someone to tell Kenny Smith and his two bandwagon rings to shut up 8) Couldn’t resist another opportunity to ruin a sweet gig for Chris Webber 7) After the last few years of wandering the NBA like a hobo, he’s been [...]

Former Liverpool striker John Aldridge: Fernando Torres will never hit his peak at Chelsea

John Aldridge believes that Chelsea striker Fernando Torres will never be able to put in the kind of performances he did during his days at Liverpool.

Lincecum labors through 6 as Giants win (AP)

Tim Lincecum made sure he won’t have to be asked about being an All-Star with a losing record. Lincecum labored through six innings to win for the second time in his past eight starts and Pablo Sandoval had two hits to extend his hitting streak to 20 games as the San Francisco Giants beat the [...]