Bryant’s blast caps slugfest as Cubs retake 1st – MLB.com

CHICAGO — Nicholas Castellanos swung a fist in the air and began jumping up and down as he rounded second base on Wednesday night. He had the perfect vantage point to watch the baseball launched by Kris Bryant disappear into the left-field bleacher seats. Bryant’s two-run shot in the eighth CHICAGO — Nicholas Castellanos swung…

Antonio Brown trolls Pittsburgh over high ‘Laborious Knocks’ ratings in city – Yahoo Sports activities

frostbitten feet, helmet fiasco and multiple lawsuits, Antonio Brown has dominated preseason headlines.” data-reactid=”15″ type=”text”>Between his frostbitten feet, helmet fiasco and multiple lawsuits, Antonio Brown has dominated preseason headlines.With HBO’s cameras trained on the Oakland Raiders, he’s also taken over the network’s “Hard Knocks” storyline, for better or worse.Tuesday’s episode of “Hard Knocks” prominently featured Brown and all the noise around him.‘Hard Knocks’…

Astros unnerved in historic upset at sportsbooks – ESPN

12:03 AM ETDavid BearmanSports betting CloseOversees editorial direction for sports betting at ESPN Joined ESPN in 2005For the second time in two weeks, the Houston Astros lost as historic favorites with Justin Verlander on the mound, helping sportsbooks to a profitable night Wednesday.Despite closing as +435 underdogs at Caesars Sportsbook and managing only two hits…

Joe Walsh to mount predominant dispute against ‘fully unfit’ Trump – POLITICO

Former Rep. Joe Walsh told POLITICO he was confident he could secure the resources and support to mount a challenge against the president. | Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo CHICAGO — Joe Walsh, the flame-throwing conservative radio show host and former Illinois congressman, is moving toward challenging President Donald Trump in a Republican primary, calling the…