Reid Travis, the former DeLaSalle standout who averaged 19.5 points at Stanford last season, announced on Twitter that he is withdrawing his name from consideration for the NBA draft and instead will become a graduate transfer for his final year of college eligibility. ESPN.com reports that Kentucky is his most likely landing spot.
For the fourth consecutive season, the Cavaliers and Warriors are meeting in the NBA Finals. This time it feels incredibly tilted toward Golden State, but you never know with LeBron James in the mix. Game 1 is 8 p.m., Ch. 5.
"I think Mauer and his obp ability is being missed, although that is not the sole cause of this malaise. Still, Mauer made the other pitcher work and helps turn the lineup over. For whatever reason, this crew needs a jump start."
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"Today in 1992, Bert Blyleven joins Herb Pennock as the only major league pitchers to win games both as a teenager and after turning 40 years old."