1. MLB Draft 2014: Teams That Must Build on Strong First Day

    It's pretty hard to judge an MLB draft after the first day. After all, there are approximately a gazillion rounds left over the next two days (or 40 rounds, but it feels like a gazillion)...

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  2. US Open 2014 Tee Times: Notable Pairings for Pinehurst Revealed

    With the U.S. Open now less than a week away, the tournament has officially announced its pairings for Thursday and Friday, with a few exceptions as some players will be announced after this weekend's tournament in Memphis...

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  3. French Open 2014: Schedule and Bracket Predictions for Day 13 at Roland Garros

    Everybody should be given Friday off. And no, not just because three-day weekends are the best, but because it will be a darn shame if the working folks miss out on what will be a wonderful day of semifinal action on the men's side of the draw...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 858 reads 1 comments

  4. Nadal vs. Murray: French Open Semifinal Is Must-Watch Match

    When Rafael Nadal faces Andy Murray in a French Open semifinal, it will be a must-watch match for all of the obvious reasons. Both are top players in the world today, and the two of them have won five of the last eight Grand Slam titles...

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  5. French Open 2014 Semifinals: Breaking Down Intriguing Matchups on Men's Side

    This year's French Open semifinals don't quite feature the "Big Four" in men's tennis, but they sure come close. Once again, star power has generally reigned supreme at a Grand Slam...

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  6. MLB Draft Rumors 2014: Latest Buzz Surrounding Astros, Cubs and Padres

    With the MLB draft on deck, the usual questions have begun to sprout. Who will go No. 1 overall? Will teams prefer high school or college pitchers? Which players will drop due to ...

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  7. Belmont Stakes 2014: Mobile Live Stream Info, Race Schedule for Belmont

    If you have a question about the running of this year's Belmont Stakes, well, chances are it will be answered below. Post time? Check. Television and streaming schedule? Check...

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  8. Belmont Stakes 2014: Post Time, TV Schedule and Race Live Stream

    Is this the year? Is this year's running of the Belmont Stakes when the Triple Crown drought dating back to 1978 is finally brought to an end? Will we all be feeling sweet relief ...

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  9. Clelin Ferrell to Clemson: Tigers Land 4-Star DE Prospect

    The rage in football these days is finding the long, athletic hybrid athletes on defense that can play either as a 4-3 defensive end or as a 3-4 outside linebacker...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 5,381 reads 16 comments

  10. David Price Reportedly Fined for Role in Rays vs. Red Sox Scuffle

    After last week's brouhaha between the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox that began when David Price plunked David Ortiz, Red Sox pitcher Brandon Workman threw behind Evan Longoria and was suspended six games...

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  11. Belmont Stakes Entries 2014: Odds and Post Positions for Contenders and Sleepers

    June is one heck of a month for sports fans. The World Cup is about to kick off, the NBA and Stanley Cup Finals are upon us, the NBA draft will soon follow, the French Open is in full swing and the baseball season is humming along...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 5,249 reads 0 comments

  12. 2014 MLB Draft: Team-by-Team Order for Each Round and Analysis of Top Prospects

    No, it doesn't receive the hype or attention of the NFL draft. No, the players selected won't make as instant an impact as many players selected in the NBA draft. But, hey, the MLB draft has 40 rounds...

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  13. France World Cup Roster 2014: Final 23-Man Squad and Starting 11 Projections

    Updates from Friday, June 6 Injuries to a couple of squad members have forced Didier Deschamps to make changes to his roster, according to Eurosport: Original Text Manager ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 21,796 reads 5 comments

  14. Argentina World Cup Roster 2014: Final 23-Man Squad and Starting 11 Projections

    So deep and talented is Argentina's roster that manager Alejandro Sabella was able to ignore big-name talents like Carlos Tevez, Javier Pastore and Erik Lamela even when naming his provisional roster...

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  15. Colombia World Cup Roster 2014: Final 23-Man Squad and Starting 11 Projections

    Colombia were one of the strongest teams in South American qualifying and have become a trendy pick to win the World Cup, as soccer hipsters latch onto them and other non-traditional soccer powers like Belgium heading into the tournament...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 18,124 reads 4 comments

  16. Germany World Cup Roster 2014: Final 23-Man Squad and Starting 11 Projections

    When World Cup squads are announced every four years, certain countries always seem stacked in certain positions. Spain have a wealth of clever, creative midfielders. Argentina are absolutely stacked with world-class forwards...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 69,588 reads 146 comments

  17. Netherlands vs. Ghana: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

    Well, it turns out Holland's new 5-3-2 formation suits them quite nicely. Sturdy in defense and dangerous on the attack, the Dutch never seemed particularly threatened by Ghana, ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 13,162 reads 22 comments

  18. French Open 2014: Day 7 Results, Highlights and Scores Recap from Roland Garros

    Stop me if you've heard this one before—several top players in the women's draw of the French Open were knocked out of the tournament. It's a sentence that could be written on pretty much any day of the event...

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  19. Javier Hernandez: Chicharito Must Regain Form for Mexico to Advance in World Cup

    Mexico have to like their chances to advance out of the group stage at this year's World Cup. While Group A isn't an easy group—it also includes prohibitive favorites Brazil, ...

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  20. French Open 2014 Results: Notable Scores from Day 7

    The French Open followed a familiar theme on Saturday—upsets on the women's side, chalk generally holding for the men. Both scenarios have made the action at Roland Garros particularly compelling...

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  21. NCAA Baseball Regional 2014: Top Matchups to Watch on Upcoming Schedule

    It's pretty rare that top seeds lose their opening games in the regionals at the NCAA tournament. Pretty rare, indeed. So the fact that we've already witnessed three No...

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  22. NHL Playoffs 2014: Players Who Must Be Clutch for Rangers in Stanley Cup Final

    Not many people probably figured on the the New York Rangers reaching the Stanley Cup Final (well, outside of the citizens of New York, that is). But the Rangers survived their postseason gauntlet and are now four wins away from hoisting the Cup...

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  23. Spain World Cup Roster 2014: Final 23-Man Squad and Starting 11 Projections

    There are two ways to look at Spain heading into the 2014 World Cup: as one of the most decorated sides in the history of international football, or as an aging side playing a tiki-taka ...

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  24. French Open 2014: Day 6 Results, Highlights and Scores Recap from Roland Garros

    What a day it was at the French Open . There were upsets, as has become the norm at Roland Garros this year. There were top stars in action. There was one match that didn't have a break for almost four sets...

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  25. French Open 2014 Schedule: Top Matches to Watch on Saturday

    The French Open has already been full of twists and turns, upsets and dominant performances and everything else in between. There's something about that Roland Garros clay that just turns everything on its head...

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