Scoop and Score is back for the fourth — fourth? fourth! — season of college football discussion. In this ‘sode, we preview the entire 2017 college football season, delivering our picks for the Heisman, conference championships, and playoffs. Also, Steve has clearly never seen Fargo.
New uniforms with nicknames on the back! A game at a minor league stadium in Williamsport! MLB Players Weekend is coming soon!
There is a special kind of excitement that surrounds the Major League debut of a hyped prospect, an event that has happened often this past week and will continue for another month. Some debuts go better than others — a first at-bat home run or a walk-off hit have both happened this season. Hanging above everything is the uncertainty surrounding a player’s future.
You may recall the story I wrote in June about the lawsuit involving the Midland College softball program. A lot has happened since, and I have an update for Excelle Sports.
Sunday is baseball’s annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Go to Cooperstown if you want to see the new class. If you want to see future members in action, you’ve got options too. My latest MLB column looks at the locks (and other potential candidates) to one day get the call from the Hall.
Erica Wheeler path from a dangerous neighborhood in Miami all the way to the WNBA was atypical. From losing her mother unexpectedly to dealing with the realities of lower-level international hoops, her positive attitude is inspiring.