“She came out so fast, I was like, ‘Oh my God, if I don’t start I’m going to be down a set.’ And I was tired of being down a set,” Williams said.
“We’ve now done the ‘little-picture’ thinking,” Pagliuca said. “We think we’ve made the major leaps.”
“I wanted to go out and make a statement and that’s what I did today,” Gatlin said.
“He’s been very good in left field — much better than anticipated,” manager Brad Ausmus said. “Everyone knew about the arm, but I think he covers more ground than we expected. He takes pride in his defense.”
“I don’t think there is any debate,” Colorado manager Walt Weiss said. “He needs to be in that game.”
“I don’t have an answer,” said Tony Kanaan, who finished second to Graham Rahal at Fontana. “How can we make it so we keep drivers happy and fans happy? I wish over the course of this year we can come up with a compromise for both of us, but right now I really don’t know what to tell you.”
“I don’t just train to be a participant,” she said. “I train to come up big in big moments. That’s when I know I’ve got to roll the sleeves up.”
SAN FRANCISCO | Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was hit in his pitching elbow by a line drive Saturday and left the game against Colorado. Lincecum was struck by DJ LeMahieu’s liner in the second inning. The ball deflected to first baseman Buster Posey, who threw home to get Chris Rusin trying to score. Lincecum walked around […]
DENVER | The Colorado Avalanche traded center Ryan O’Reilly and left wing Jamie McGinn to the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for defenseman Nikita Zadorov, forwards Mikhail Grigorenko and JT Compher and a second-round pick in the NHL draft. The move Friday for the trio of young players and the 31st overall selection Saturday comes just days […]
“He wanted to be that guy, and coming out here and doing this shows you what kind of man he is,” Tim Livingston, the team’s radio broadcaster, said after a ground ball ended the game and Conroy’s teammates jogged over to hug him. “To see this little field here in the middle of nowhere, when we look back it will have been the perfect setting for this.”