• USGA, R&A create local rule in wake of Dustin Johnson's U.S. Open issues
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    Devil Ball Golf

    USGA, R&A create local rule in wake of Dustin Johnson's U.S. Open issues

    Eventual winner Dustin Johnson had his final round and championship put into limbo when his ball moved on the fifth green at Oakmont Country Club. After the walking rules official declared Johnson didn’t cause the ball to move, USGA officials kept looking at the footage. As Johnson was making his back-nine run toward his first major, the USGA informed Johnson that he might — might — be penalized for the ball moving.

  • Giants granted young fan's request to sign Mark Melancon
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    Big League Stew1 hour ago

    Giants granted young fan's request to sign Mark Melancon

    When it came to signing Mark Melancon though, the motivation for San Francisco Giants GM Bobby Evans may have come in the form of a young fan’s letter. As everyone knows, the Giants finalized their four-year, $62M contract with the former Pirates and Nationals closer on Friday. Not long afterward, the Giants posted the following tweet containing a letter and a request from a young fan to ink Melancon very, very soon.

  • Week 14 Start/Sit: Rex in effect
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    Roto Arcade

    Week 14 Start/Sit: Rex in effect

    Rex Burkhead is one of fantasy’s top sleepers for Week 14. QB – Eli Manning, NYG ($30) – While Eli is fifth on my rankings of Week 14 quarterbacks, he’s just the 13th-most started QB in Yahoo leagues and just 16th-highest priced QB commodity in Yahoo DFS this week – this despite hosting a Cowboys defense