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Drew Stubbs Went for First-pitch Homer in the Braves’ Night

"Drew Stubbs Went for First-pitch Homer in the Braves’ Night"

Tweet When Drew Stubbs got the fastball he expected, he went the opposite way for a leadoff homer in the ninth inning Sunday night, sending the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 success over the Atlanta Braves and their first set of back-to-back triumphs in over five weeks. Stubbs expected Scott Linebrink with 3-2 to try […]

Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic Rises up to No. 1

"Novak Djokovic Rises up to No. 1"

Tweet Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic rose to No. 1 in the ATP positions for the first time Monday as expected.  It’s the first time in almost 7 1/2 years that a man other than Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer is ranked No. 1. Nadal is No. 2, and Federer No. 3. 24-year-old Djokovic said last Monday, […]

Derek Jeter Gets Right Calf Strain

"Derek Jeter Gets Right Calf Strain"

Tweet After five innings after damaging Derek Jeter right calf, he presently strikes shy of 3,000 for his career, left the New York Yankees-Cleveland Indians game Monday. An MRI exam exposed a Grade 1 injure of the calf muscle. A Grade 1 injure is measured the least harsh on a 1 to 3 scale.  The group […]