Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Joe Kelly had his suspension for throwing pitches near the heads of Houston hitters reduced to five games on appeal. Kelly was originally penalized eight games by Major League Baseball on July 29, a day after throwing a 96 mph fastball near the head of Houston's Alex Bregman and two curveballs that brushed back Carlos Correa. The players association said Wednesday night it was dismayed by the length of the ban.
Mudd was the Colts' offensive line coach from 1998-2009. He was 78 years old. Team owner Jim Irsay called Mudd "one of the game's all-time great offensive line coaches" in a tweet Wednesday afternoon.
According to NFL.com’s Gil Brandt, the Indianapolis Colts have a Top 10 NFL “offensive and defensive duo” featuring a pair of All Pros, Quenton Nelson and Darius Leonard: RANK 8 Indianapolis Colts Offense: OG Quenton Nelson · Defense: LB Darius Leonard The fact that Nelson qualifies for this list as a guard tells you just how good he is — and it also explains why new Colts quarterback Philip Rivers should be grinning from ear to ear.