The Adam Jones-Yadier Molina verbal skirmish is as predictable as it is annoying. Was every cultural nuance for the 16 World Baseball Classic teams explained in a booklet the players had to memorize before the tournament? No? Then it’s amazing there weren’t more moments like this. Jones, the Orioles outfielder, said Team USA's championship game win over Puerto Rico was motivated by Puerto Rico's choice to plan a post-tournament parade for the team before the final game. As Jones was raised, parades in pro sports are for championship teams. Red Sox fans are likely aware of this. As Jones was raised, discussing a parade before a title is secured suggests overconfidence. Rex Ryan fans are likely
If you need evidence of that, look no further than New York Mets infielder Asdrubal Cabrera. The frustrations of spring seemed to get the best of Cabrera on Thursday, as he was pretty much ejected from a game while running down to first base. Asdrubal Cabrera had some words with Angel Hernandez on Thursday.
Dempsey celebrates his third goal against Honduras. SAN JOSE, Calif. – Like any human being forced to dwell on his own mortality, Clint Dempsey allowed himself to take part in deep reflection, often asking questions that could not be immediately answered. The health issue forced him to miss the end