Team USA skipper Jim Leyland talked after last nights win over Japan about the contribution Nationals righty Tanner Roark made in what ended up a 2-1 game in LA. Team U.S.A. used seven pitchers total in their 2-1 win over Japan last night in LA in the World Baseball Classic, but manager Jim Leyland singled one out for praise in his post-game press conference. Roark hadnt pitched in live action since making his WBC debut in a rocky relief appearance against the Dominican Republic on March 11th.
Auriemma made the comments at a news conference during the NCAA women's Final Four in 2016, but Matt Lisle, a professional hitting coach, shared them on Facebook on Monday. The video has been viewed more than 35 million times on Facebook. Why did year-old comments strike such a chord? I put that question to some prominent voices in the sports world and to my Facebook community. The response was quick and universal: There is too much of a "me" culture in youth sports, too much involvement by parents, too many coaches concerned only with winning and too little focus on just playing the game. 'Life is not a highlight film' "What Coach Auriemma is addressing is accountability and responsibility for
The text message was sent way back on July 5, 2013. Perhaps because its sender, Alexander Bradley, realized it held unwanted power, like the capability of impacting his immunity deal in an Aaron Hernandez double murder trial, let alone rocking the entire case altogether. In a plea deal, Bradley, however