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With a Frogs legend watching, Baylor flattens TCU baseball 16-5 – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Maybe LaDainian Tomlinson could have picked a better day to take in some baseball. Saturday at Lupton Stadium, the Horned Frogs football legend watched six TCU pitchers give up four home runs and five doubles, issue five walks, throw two wild pitches and hit three batters. He had to wait until the fifth inning for the home team’s first hit. The weather was about as pleasant as an outdoor December…

Here’s Saturday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

SATURDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, at Bristol, Tenn. COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 — South Carolina at Florida COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12:30 p.m. NBCSN — Notre Dame spring game, at South Bend, Ind. 2 p.m. SEC — Georgia spring game, at Athens, Ga. 3 p.m. BTN…

Busch sweeps Saturday practices; Larson, Stenhouse spin early – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol RELATED: Practice 3 results | Top 10-lap times from final practice Five-time Bristol winner Kyle Busch topped the leaderboard in final practice for the Saturday sweep. The 2015 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion led all drivers with a quickest lap of 128.563 mph. He was also fastest in the first practice session Saturday.  Busch’s Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Daniel Suarez completed the 55-minute…

Seven-Time’s off weekend regimen includes much-needed ‘rehydration’ – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. — After his victory two weeks ago at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson was late for his post-race press conference – and with good reason. Because of a malfunction with his fluid delivery system, Johnson was dehydrated by the end of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Consequently, a trip to the infield care center for IV fluids delayed his…

Michele Scarponi killed in training – Cyclingnews.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Michele Scarponi has been killed while training at home on Saturday morning. Related Articles Tributes flood in for Michele Scarponi after Italian dies in training crash Astana decide to start in Liege-Bastogne-Liege despite Scarponi’s death Riders, directors at Liege pay tribute to Michele Scarponi Michele Scarponi: A career of smiles and sacrifice Astana compiles touching video tribute to Michele Scarponi According to reports in the local media and Gazzetta dello…

Why NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will never run the Indy 500 – FOXSports.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Jimmie Johnson is well aware of the stir being created by the news that former Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will drive in this year’s Indianapolis 500. That doesn’t mean you can expect Johnson, the record-tying seven-time champion in what is now the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, to follow suit anytime soon. Or ever, for that matter. Johnson was asked on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway…

For overuse injuries in children, some sports are worse than others – Washington Post

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Numerous health benefits but also the chance of injury await young people who participate in sports. When young athletes focus on a single sport, as many increasingly do, does the sport they choose affect their chances of sustaining an injury? The study included 313 youths 7 to 18 years old (average age, 14) who specialized in a single sport, defined as training and participating in it for more than eight…

Saturday Sports: Serena Williams Is Pregnant – NPR

Saturday, April 22, 2017

MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: And it’s time for sports. (SOUNDBITE OF MUSIC) KELLY: Twenty weeks – that was the caption of a photo Serena Williams shared on Snapchat on Wednesday. Her spokeswoman confirmed the news that night. She’s pregnant. I’m joined now by Howard Bryant of ESPN and ESPN The Magazine. Hi there, Howard. HOWARD BRYANT: Good morning, how are you? KELLY: I am well, thank you. I’m sitting here…

Sports TV listings for Saturday, April 22 – Roanoke Times

Saturday, April 22, 2017

ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE 7 p.m.: CBS Sports Network, Cleveland at Tampa Bay AUTO RACING 8:30 a.m.: Fox Sports 1, NASCAR Monster Energy Cup, Food City 500, practice, at Bristol, Tenn. 9:30 a.m.: Fox Sports 1, NASCAR Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 11 a.m.: Fox Sports 1, NASCAR Monster Energy Cup, Food City 500, final practice, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m.: Fox…

Here’s Saturday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Saturday, April 22, 2017

SATURDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, at Bristol, Tenn. COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 — South Carolina at Florida COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12:30 p.m. NBCSN — Notre Dame spring game, at South Bend, Ind. 2 p.m. SEC — Georgia spring game, at Athens, Ga. 3 p.m. BTN…

Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham Hotspur – BBC Sport

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham Eden Hazard came off the bench to make the decisive contribution as Chelsea won an FA Cup semi-final classic against Tottenham at Wembley. Hazard had been rested, along with Diego Costa, as Chelsea manager Antonio Conte shuffled his pack against a Spurs side high on confidence after closing to within four points of their London rivals in the…

Meet Dr. Fiege: Physician to help further enhance medical efforts – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

RELATED: NASCAR bolsters emergency response system NASCAR again has upped its level of medical commitment and response, working in conjunction with American Medical Response to announce that Dr. Angela Fiege will serve as the newly appointed NASCAR/AMR Safety Team Medical Director. The Indianapolis-based doctor has served as a physician medical consultant in NASCAR for the past two years, supporting both the infield care centers and on-track response at all NASCAR-sponsored…

Seven-Time’s off weekend regimen includes much-needed ‘rehydration’ – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. — After his victory two weeks ago at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson was late for his post-race press conference – and with good reason. Because of a malfunction with his fluid delivery system, Johnson was dehydrated by the end of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Consequently, a trip to the infield care center for IV fluids delayed his…

Your ultimate guide to the weekend’s live sport: What to watch, where to watch it and who’s going to win – Telegraph.co.uk

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Stuck on which of the terrific sport on television this weekend you cannot miss? Never fear because we’ve rounded up the five best things to get your sporting mojo working so bad you’ll be desperate for a rest on Sunday night.  Saturday 1. Munster vs Saracens, Champions Cup semi-final What is it? It’s on Saturday, April 22, at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. The second semi-final, between Clermont Auvergne and Leinster at Stade…

Fifth Annual NASCAR Race To Green Celebrates – ESPN

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment To commemorate the holistic effort being made to help protect and preserve the environment, NASCAR® announced its fifth annual NASCAR Race to Green initiative. Beginning today and culminating with Sunday’s TOYOTA OWNERS 400 at Richmond International Raceway, the initiative will build awareness around the programs NASCAR, the industry and multiple partners have developed to help reduce its carbon footprint. A key pillar…

Your ultimate guide to the weekend’s live sport: What to watch, where to watch it and who’s going to win – Telegraph.co.uk

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Stuck on which of the terrific sport on television this weekend you cannot miss? Never fear because we’ve rounded up the five best things to get your sporting mojo working so bad you’ll be desperate for a rest on Sunday night.  Saturday 1. Munster vs Saracens, Champions Cup semi-final What is it? It’s on Saturday, April 22, at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. The second semi-final, between Clermont Auvergne and Leinster at Stade…

Here’s Saturday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Saturday, April 22, 2017

SATURDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, at Bristol, Tenn. COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 — South Carolina at Florida COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12:30 p.m. NBCSN — Notre Dame spring game, at South Bend, Ind. 2 p.m. SEC — Georgia spring game, at Athens, Ga. 3 p.m. BTN…

Dept of Sport and Recreation pays tribute to Nick Durandt – Sport24

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Cape Town – The Department of Sport and Recreation has expressed its sadness at the news of the untimely passing of legendary boxer, mentor and boxing trainer, Nick Durandt. Known for his ability to produce champion boxers, Durandt produced a number of winners on the South African and international scene, with famous charges which included Thulani “Sugarboy” Malinga, Philip “The Time-bomb” Ndou, Cassius Baloyi, Silence Mabuza and Hawk Makepula. SA Minister…

Jack Grinold, longtime sports information director at Northeastern, dead at 81 – The Boston Globe

Saturday, April 22, 2017

handout Jack Grinold. A stately figure in regional collegiate athletics, Jack Grinold spent some 50 years directing sports information at Northeastern University, where he was as well known for his generosity as he was for his tenure and expertise. In 2008, he and his wife, Cathy, established a $1.25 million endowment for the men’s rowing program, and Mr. Grinold also financially supported or directly funded other programs, including a sports…