“I cannot believe the conclusion,” Maddon said. “I mean, even as a fan standing in the dugout at that particular moment, I wish that whomever made that call could have been at Wrigley Field and looked at our big screen if they wanted to see something definitive. To say there was nothing definitive right there, I cannot disagree with more strongly. I have no idea why they would say that. It makes zero sense to me whatsoever. I’m just being honest, folks. It made no sense.
“I’d be able to sleep better at night if I did. I have no idea,” he said. “It’s been a long process, a lot of fun, but I’m ready for it to be over with so I’ll know where I’m going to be playing.”
A month later, winning the Class 5A state championship is more of a reality to the members of the Grandview girls soccer team.
“A big battle with Saltalamacchia there,” Axford said. “I mean, he battled off a lot of pitches. That was a hard-fought battle. I had to take a few extra deep breaths and try to gather myself. That was mentally tough, and physically tough.”
AURORA | One of Aurora’s first families of baseball has a coach in its midst. Brian Gausman, who attended Grandview along with his brother Kevin, now a Major League Baseball pitcher with the Baltimore Orioles, and took a shot at a pro career as a pitcher, has been hired as the new head baseball coach […]
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“No matter who they put in, I know they’re going to step up. Whoever it is has to, because we’re in the quarterfinals. This is the World Cup. Obviously you win or you go home, and China’s not a team to take lightly,” said U.S. forward Abby Wambach.
“The NFL parties were unwilling to settle claims based solely on a (diagnosis) … rather than on manifest neurocognitive deficits,” the negotiators argued in court papers. “Many of the behavioral and mood conditions claimed to be associated with CTE are prevalent within the general public.”