The Major League Baseball Draft concluded today, with Tyler Ras being drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 14th round, with the 410th overall pick. Ras is the fifth Alabama player selected in the 2021 draft.
There has been no official word from the Texas Rangers organization yet, but looks like Chase Lee has signed his pro contract and will be assigned to Frisco of the Double-A Central League.
With rumors swirling around the Cleveland Cavaliers potentially trading Collin Sexton this off-season, there is plenty of debate, pro and con, on the issue. Meanwhile, the New York Knicks may be emerging as the most likely landing spot for Sexton.
Robert Dunning made his professional debut at the Diamond League meet in England. Dunning finished 4th in the Men’s 110m Hurdles.
The Gateway Grizzlies have a feature on Geoffrey Bramblett and his love of the game of baseball.
Patriots blog Pats Pulpit looks at what Christian Barmore will bring to the New England defensive line.
Cole Mazza is today’s subject on Chargers blog Bolts from the Blue’s roster countdown.
NBA.com has a draft profile on Joshua Primo.
Bradley Bozeman’s expiring contract was a topic of conversation on the Russell Street Report.
Bo Scarbrough recaps his first football camp from this past weekend and discusses his off-season training.
Olympian Ally Carda credits partner Kelly Kretschman as being her inspiration for pursuing her Olympic dream.
Phil Mickelson responds to one of Marlon Humphrey’s random Twitter questions.
Haylie McCleney answers questions as part of Team USA’s First Last series.
Tarrant Lynch was this week’s guest on The Bama Standard.
- Jake Walters – re-assigned to the Beloit Snappers of the High-A Central League.
SOFTBALL US WNT 3, Toyota Terriers 1. Haylie McCleney (CF) – 2-4, 1 HR, 1 double, 3 RBI, 1 run. US WNT 4, Hitachi Sundiva 1. Haylie McCleney (CF) - 0-2, 1 BB. 1 sac. TRACK & FIELD Diamond League – Gateshead Women’s 200m: Tamara Clark – 22.62 seconds, 4th Diamond League – Gateshead Men’s 110m Hurdles: Robert Dunning – 13.71 seconds, 4th BASEBALL Corpus Christi 4, San Antonio 1. Kyle Overstreet (1B) – 0-3, 1 BB Lake County 8, Lansing 0 (F/6). Cobie Vance (2B) – 0-2. Houston vs. Kansas City (Amer Assn - in progress) Kansas City 10, Houston 8 (Amer Assn). Morgan McCullough (SS) – 1-4, 1 single, 1 RBI. Eugene 12, Spokane 4. Brett Auerbach (2B) - 1-5, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 1 run.