Matt Foster was odd man out for the Chicago White Sox when the team activated Vince Velasquez today, and was optioned to the Charlotte Knights of the International League. Foster was originally optioned by Chicago to Charlotte at the beginning of the season, but was recalled due to an injury before the White Sox played a game.
Haylie McCleney, a team captain again for Week 4 of Athletes Unlimited play, picked Sydney Littlejohn Watkins for next weekend’s play. Meanwhile, McCleney shares her leadership experiences from being a team captain this past week in Athletes Unlimited play.
Alana Gonçalo da Silva and Sampaio Basquete took a commanding 2-0 lead over Vera Cruz in the Liga de Basquete Feminino championship series. Sampaio could win the championship on Saturday.
Links to training camp press conferences from today:
- Matt Foster – optioned to the Charlotte Knights of the International League by the Chicago White Sox.
- B.J. Emmons – waived by the Houston Texans.
TRACK & FIELD European Championships Women’s 100m prelims: Olivia Fotopoulou – 11.62 seconds, 20th overall BASKETBALL Brazil LBF Finals Gm 2: Sampaio 80, Vera Cruz 57 (leads 2-0). Alana Gonçalo da Silva – 23 minutes, 2 points (1-2 2pg, 0-4 3pg), 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 turnovers, 2 fouls, +19. TENNIS WTA Western & Southern Open, Doubles Rd of 32: Erin Routliffe / A Rosolska lost to Bouzkova / Siegemund 6-3, 6-7 (7-9), 1-0 (10-7). GOLF US Amateur, Stroke Play Rd 1: Thomas Ponder – 79, +8, T214 Nick Dunlap – 79, +8, T214 BASEBALL Philadelphia 4, Cincinnati 3. David Robertson (H, 2) – 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K. ACL D-backs Black 4, ACL Giants Orange 3. Landon Green (W, 2-0) - 3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 5 K.