Brett Auerbach has been named the Eastern League Player of the Week for the week August 1-7. During last week’s series at New Hampshire, Auerbach hit .450 (9-for-20) with three homers, three doubles, three walks, nine RBIs, six runs scored and two stolen bases. He posted two 4-hit games, and tied a career high with a 6 RBI game.
Ricky Tarrant has signed with TED Ankara Kolejliler of the Turkish Basketball League (Turkey’s 2nd tier league) for the 2022-23 season. Tarrant split time last year between teams in Israel and Romania.
Eryk Anders will fight Andre Petroski on August 27 in Philadelpha as part of a Fury Professional Grappling card. The Anders-Petroski bout will be the co-main event of the evening. Anders will fight as a light heavyweight (205 pounds), which is heavier than the middleweight class (185 pounds) at which he’s fought most of his recent UFC bouts.
Erin Routliffe climbs to 29th in the latest WTA doubles rankings, which is a new career high for her.
Haylie McCleney, by virtue of being 2nd in the overall Athletes Unlimited standings, is a captain for Week 3 and drafted “Team McCleney” this afternoon. Sydney Littlejohn Watkins was drafted by Team Jaquish.
Trevon Diggs deleted his Twitter account over the weekend because of the “toxic” environment.
Links to training camp press conferences from today:
C.J. Mosley was interviewed on the NFL Network during its visit to Jets camp today.
Scenes and Highlights
- Ricky Tarrant – signed with TED Ankara Kolejliler of the Turkish Basketball League for the 2022-23 season.
TRACK & FIELD Hungarian Athletics Grand Prix Men’s 400m: Champion Allison – 46.04 seconds, 6th Hungarian Athletics Grand Prix Women’s 200m: Tamara Clark – 22.56 seconds, 4th TENNIS WTA National Bank Open, Doubles Rd of 32: 8-seed Alexa Guarachi / A Klepac defeated Marino / Zhao 6-3, 6-3. GOLF U.S. Women’s Amateur, Stroke Play Rd 1: Kynadie Adams – 75, +2, T63 Kaitlyn Schroeder – 75, +2, T63 BASEBALL ACL Giants Black 14, ACL D-Backs Black 5. Landon Green – 1.2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 1 K.