Tim Tebow has been a member of the St. Lucie Mets for just 23 games, but he's already one of the best hitters in the entire Florida State League. The former NFL quarterback was the talk of baseball as recently as one month ago, when he was promoted from the Class A Columbia Fireflies to St. Lucie in spite of a listless .220/.311/.336 (AVG/OBP/SLG) slash line. The seemingly unwarranted move inspired ridicule from around the game, with many accusing the Mets organization of a shameless publicity stunt.
Here is what you need to know on this Friday, July 21, six days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond on July 27. Timeline The Redskins last played a game 201 days ago; they will open the 2017 season against the Eagles at FedEx Field in 51 days. Days until: —Preseason opener @ Ravens (8/10) 20 —Preseason vs. Packers at FedEx Field (8/19) 29 —Roster cut to 53 (9/2) 43 Five Redskins who are under pressure going into training camp QB Kirk Cousins–Going first with the most obvious. He’s under pressure to get this team back to the playoffs. Rob Kelley and Samaje Perine will help the running game and perhaps the defense will improve. But this team still will rise and fall by
It is now widely acknowledged that the New York Rangers are no longer the team that we think about when we look back on their past several years. Lundqvist made just 57 appearances last season, down from 65 the year before, due in part to hip problems.