Seattle 14 Green Bay 12, blown call decides game
JUST in case you missed it, this is the final play of last night’s Monday Night Football game between Green Bay and Seattle. SP3 will be doing a full recap of the game and the ramifications on Tuesday.
If the final straw for the replacement refs ???
Just six cities in the mix for 2015 National Championship Game
The 2014 season college football champion will be crowned in a playoff for the first time and as of today, the National Championship Game site has yet to be determined. The field has been narrowed down to six and all are existing Bowl sites. ESPN is reporting that these sites are the four current BCS bowl sites – Glendale Ariz., Miami, New Orleans, Pasadena, Calif. – along with Arlington, Texas (home of the Cotton Bowl and Cowboys Classic) and Atlanta, Ga (site of the Chick-fil-A Bowl and Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic). Cities expected to join in the bidding process for future title games include Indianapolis, Detroit, St. Louis, Orlando, Houston, San Diego, Jacksonville, and Tampa, Fla..
MLB Diamond Dust
MLB betting nuggets for Tuesday ….. Kris Medlen is 8-0 with a 0.89 ERA in 10 starts for Atlanta. Yu Darvish is 4-0 with a 1.70 ERA in his L5 starts for Texas. Zack Greincke is 4-0 with a 1.60 ERA in his L6 starts for the Angels. Evoldi is 0-4 with a 5.33 ERA in his L5 starts for Miami. Edinson Volquez is 1-2 with a 6.70 ERA. Aaron Laffey of Toronto is 0-1 with a 7.69 ERA in his L3 starts.
Philadelphia is 8-2 in their L10 home games. St Louis is 7-1 in their L8 games. Tampa Bay has won five straight scoring 46 runs. Pittsburg is 4-13 in their L17 games. Colorado is 3-16 in their L19 games. Minnesota is 1-6 in their L7 games at Target Field.
The Under is 7-3-1 in the Phillies L11 home games. The Dodgers are 11-3 UNDER in their L14 games. The Angels are 9-4-1 Under in their L14 games. The Over is 16-7-1 in Milwaukee’s L24 games. Twelve of the L15 Rockie games have gone Over the total. The Over is 6-1-1 in Oakland;s L8 games.
Former heavyweight champ Corrie Sanders shot dead in a robbery
Former WBO heavyweight champ Corrie Sanders was shot and killed during a robbery at a restaurant in South Africa. Sanders was at a family celebration Saturday night when three armed robbers entered the restaurant and started shooting randomly hitting Sanders in the stomach. He died Sunday morning in a Pretoria hospital from his wounds. No arrests have been made and the murder investigation is ongoing.
Sanders shocked the world in 2003 by knocking out Wladimir Klitschko in one of the great upsets in heavyweight boxing. Sanders was known for his lightning fast hands and power punching but he’ll be remembered most second-round knockout of Klitschko in Germany as a 40-1 underdog. Sanders retired in 2008 with a 42-4 record, with 31 knockouts.
Alleged Auburn tree poisoner arrested again
Harvey Updyke, the Alabama fan arrested for allegedly poisoning the 100-year-old oak trees at Toomer’s Corner on the Auburn campus, was arrested in Louisiana last week and charged with terrorizing. He is also wanted on the same charge in Texas. Updyke became angry with the manager of a home improvement store when he was not credited for his full $150 for returning a lawn mower. Updyke is scheduled to go to trial October 1st for the Auburn tree poisoning. He has pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease or defect on charges that include criminal mischief and desecrating a venerable object.
(MLB) Atlanta (Medlin) -1.5 -122 over Miami (Evoldi) 7:05 PM EST
(MLB) NY Mets (McHugh) Even over Pittsburg (Rodriguez) 7:10 PM EST
(MLB) St Louis (Garcia) -150 over Houston (Harrell) 8:00 PM EST
(MLB) NY Yankees -1.5 -122 over Minnesota (Vasquez) 8:10 PM EST