Sarasota, Florida– The Yankees battled the Orioles yesterday and it was a good game. The game was a pitching battle with only 11 hits through both teams. Both teams went hitless through 3 quick innings until former Oriole, Brian Roberts got a hit for NYY. 1B Francisco Arcia homered for the Yankees to make it 1-0. But that was all they got when 1B Chris Davis homered and tied it at 1. Delmond Young hit a double and Jemile Weeks pinch ran for him. He stole a base and scored! The Orioles led 2-1 and that was the final score! Newly acquired to the O’s, Suk Min Yoon was the winning pitcher. Chris Davis had a HR and went 2-3 with a single and Delmond Young hit a single and a double in the win. Francisco Arcia went 1-2 with a homer and a walk in the loss. Ramon Flores went 1-2 with a double and former Oriole Brian Roberts went 2-3 with 2 singles.
What an awesome game…
News from ALL SPORTS!!!-
MLB: In the Yankees 2nd game of the day in Panama, they had a reunion with Panama native and former Yankee pitcher Mariano Rivera. That wasn’t the focus of the game, the Marlins were! The Marlins pitchers combined to throw a no-hitter! The Marlins were on top 5-0 at the end.
The Mets had 2 games yesterday too, they tied the Twins 3-3. The Twins scored 3 in the 8th to tie the Mets. The Mets beat the Cubs in Vegas last night 9-4 despite 2 homers for Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo.
In yesterday’s many games, 4 teams scored 13+ runs! The teams are: The Giants (13), Tigers (14), A’s (15 – and lost the game), Reds (16) and Rangers (16). 6 days till the opening series! Remember: Dodgers vs. D-Backs in Australia at 4:00 AM!
NFL: signings-
Former Panthers WR Brandon LaFell signed a 3 year deal with the Patriots.
Former Steelers WR, Emmanuel Sanders signed a deal with the Broncos to replace Eric Decker. He will be the #3 receiver.
The Panthers stole Safety Roman Harper from the rival Saints on a 2 year $4.5 M deal.
WR Julian Edelman re-signed with the Patriots after a terrific season after unexpected #1 tag was given to him. (Details on the deal are unknown).
Former Texans backup RB Ben Tate signed an expected deal with the Browns. It was a 2 year $7 M contract.
2 members of the Seahawks “Legion of BOOM”! Signed with other teams. CB Brandon Browner signed a 3 year, $17 M deal with the Patriots despite his few game suspensions and CB Walter Thurmond III signed a 1 year $3.5 M contract with the G-Men.
RB Darren Sproles was traded from the Saints to the Eagles and got a 2 year bonus contract. Big loss for New Orleans.
The Ravens signed WR Steve Smith to a 3 year $11 M deal to boost their receiving core. Good signing by Baltimore.
DL Julius Peppers signed with his former rival Packers on a 3 year, $30 M deal.
The Colts agreed to sign WR Hakeem Nicks, on a one-year, $3.5 M deal. Nicks hasn’t caught a TD in a VERY long time. Look for that to change…
NCAAB: Many tickets were punched in college b-ball and I am DEFINITELY doing the tourney challenge. The PERFECT bracket will win $1 BILLION!!!!! Even though my BIG BLUE lost 🙁 , I think they will do very good in the tourney.   I will keep you updated on it as always…