Josh Reddick and Ike Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from Kendall Graveman, and the A’s snap a three-game losing streak by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-1 on Monday night.
Pinch hitter Adam Duvall’s grand slam is one of 20 hits for the visiting River Cats, who pound the Las Vegas 51s 14-7 to snap their losing streak at three games.
No need to read anything into George Karl’s absence at Saturday’s introductory news conference of the Kings’ top draft pick, Willie Cauley-Stein. The coach was spending time with his family in Colorado. Now, he’s eager to get back on a basketball court.
Eli Harold made a name for himself – and at full voice – as a confident freshman at Virginia, and the 49ers’ draft choice again feels the need to take charge as an outside linebacker. “Obviously, I’m not going to overstep my boundaries,” Harold says. “But I feel like in the near future, I can definitely help be ‘that’ guy, that voice that people will listen to.”
In case you were on one of those Discovery network survival shows and were without access to a newspaper, television or the Internet, here’s a 60-second – give or take – review of what lessons we learned in sports last week. Maybe 10 hours with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell could be the premise of another Discovery survival show.
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