Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Sam Hurd, Monte Ball, FAMU & AL MLB, WNBA & US Open Scores/Results: 8/29, Vol. 217, 1st Edition

Truth is it’s time, to stop playing these games as we need a word, for the people’s pain. So Lord speak right now, let it fall like rain. Take me to the King, I don’t have much to bring, my heart and soul in pieces is my offering. Good morning and welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema on Gospel Radio better than when you it yesterday! I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y!  Le’ Go!

Taj McWilliams-Franklin sets
WNBA record for
offensive rebounds
Major League Baseball had a plethora of games last night as I kick off the scores in the American League as the Chicago White Sox were SHUT OUT and manhandled by the Baltimore Orioles 6-0 as Adam Jones launches his 25th homer, the Oakland A’s, SHUT OUT and outmuscled the Cleveland Indians 7-0 as Brandon Moss and Chris Carter went yard, the Toronto Blue Jays lost by a run 2-1 against the New York Yankees, while the Detroit Tigers lost to the Kansas City Royals 9-8 as Justin Verlander was roughed up with 8 hits in only 5 innings, the Seattle Mariners knocked off the Minnesota Twins 5-2 with a homer from Dustin Ackley and the Boston Red Sox lost by one measly run to the LA Angels 6-5 as Albert Pujos and Mike Trout each homered for the 29th and 25th time respectively.
The ladies in the WNBA were back in action after a night off and the Indiana Fever demolished the Washington Mystics 83-68 as Katie Douglas poured in 18 points, the Tulsa Shock snapped their 13 game road losing streak as they got past the Atlanta Dream 84-80 with 20 points from Roneeka Hodges, the Minnesota Lynx needed overtime to dominate the San Antonio Silver Stars 96-84 as Taj McWilliams-Franklin scored a season high 19 points and she also set the WNBA record for most offensive rebounds with 1,052 and the Connecticut Sun powered past the Chicago Sky 83-72 as Tina Charles was balling with 24 points and 14 boards.
The notable women that are advancing to the 2nd round in 2012 US Open are Venus and Serena Williams, Maria Kirilenko, Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci, Angelique Kerber, Sloane Stephens, Agnieszka Radwanska, and Irina Begu is not a notable name, but she indeed upset one in Caroline Wozniacki.
For your NFL Quick Hits, Mike Wallace finally showed up to the Pittsburgh Steelers and signed his one year, $2.7 million franchise tag contract on the finally day possible as he avoided playing in the pre-season, the strict guidelines on Dez Bryant's personal life were a result of the Dallas Cowboys receiver asking for help, his adviser said, a federal judge ordered former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd to be jailed indefinitely Tuesday for failing two drug tests and allegedly buying drugs while already facing charges he tried to distribute marijuana and cocaine, claims Hurd called lies, Chris Cooley, the longest-tenured player on the Washington Redskins, was cut by team yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers in conjunction with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Sports Medicine Concussion Program, will announce a public service campaign to promote concussion awareness and education later this week and finally, former Pro Bowl running back Brian Westbrook will retire as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced Tuesday.
For some late developing news last night, three suspects, Wendell J. Venerable, Deonte J. Wilson and Robert A. Wilks accused of assaulting Wisconsin running back Montee Ball were arrested Tuesday, nearly a month after the Heisman Trophy finalist suffered a concussion during an early-morning attack near campus and Florida A&M marching band member Dante Martin faces felony hazing charges in connection to the death of former FAMU drum major Robert Champion.
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ESPN-MLB, Ewing Athletics, NL MLB & US Open Scores & Results: 8/29, Vol. 217, 2nd Edition

This and that, He can handle it that's a fact, No matter how great or small…He's the Master of them all…I put it all, yes I put it all in His hands!  Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.!

Patrick Ewing shoes are back!
The National League in Major League Baseball had it going on last night as the New York Mets knocked off the Philadelphia Phillies in 10 innings 9-5 as Kelly Shopach belted a 2 run homer, the defending champs St. Louis Cardinals were SHUT OUT and literally spanked by the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-0 with 2 homers from Pedro Alvarez, the Washington Nationals were SHUT OUT and also literally spanked by the Miami Marlins 9-0 as Stephan Strasburgh was roughed up for 9 hits in only 5 innings, the Milwaukee Brewers pounded by the Chicago Cubs 4-1 as Jeff Bianchi launched his 1st career homerun, while the San Francisco Giants won by a run 3-2 against the Houston Astros 3-2, the LA Dodgers were blasted by the Colorado Rockies 8-4 with a homer from Willin Rosario, the Cincinnati Reds pushed around the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 as Johnny Cueto wins his major league best 17th game and the Atlanta Braves SHUT OUT the San Diego Padres 2-0 as Dan Uggla knocks out his 17th homer.
Round one of the US Open was held yesterday and your notable winners for the men were Andy Roddick, Jo Wilfriend Tsonga, Sam Querrey, Novak Djokovic and Tomas Berdych.
For your 2nd Segment Quick News & Notes, six weeks after its initial proposal, the NHL submitted a second one to the NHL Players' Association on Tuesday and a source aware of the league's proposal said the six-year deal would include a re-definition of hockey-related revenue and a phased yearly reduction of that revenue for the players from where it currently stands at 57% to 50% percent by the fourth year, where it would stay for the remaining three years, while the initial proposal stood at 43%, former New York Knicks center Patrick Ewing, is re-launching his shoe company, Ewing Athletics, later this week, the Orlando Magic have signed former Boston Celtics guard E'Twaun Moore to a two-year deal, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was not surprised when he heard that former Yankees Melky Cabrera and Bartolo Colon failed drug tests and were suspended for 50 games, Toronto Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista will have season-ending surgery to stabilize a tendon in his left wrist, Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp left Tuesday night's game with the Colorado Rockies with a right knee bruise after crashing into the wall in the bottom of the first inning, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez took live batting practice on Tuesday afternoon, the first time he's done so since fracturing his left hand on July 24 against the Seattle Mariners, and finally, Major League Baseball and ESPN, which first began televising games in 1990, on Tuesday announced a new eight-year broadcasting agreement that greatly increases the network's studio and game content across all of its platforms as ESPN will return to televising postseason baseball beginning in 2014 with one of two wild-card games per season, alternating airing the American League and National League games each year. In addition, it also will have the rights to all potential regular-season tiebreaker games starting in 2014.
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Floyd Mayweather Jr, Lois Ann Goodman, NASCAR, Angel McCoughtry & Elizabeth Cambage: 8/29, Vol. 217, 3rd Edition

Jesus, You're the center of my joy, all that's good and perfect comes from You.  You're the heart of my contentment, hope for all I do; Jesus, You're the center of my joy!  For your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

Lois Ann Goodman is too
broken down physically to murder
her husband, so says her lawyer
For your Quick News & Notes, Georges St. Pierre, out of action since April 2011 with a torn ACL, has been medically cleared to resume fighting, super middleweight contender Adonis Stevenson will return to full training by the end of the week and his title eliminator with Donovan George has been rescheduled for October 12 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, promoter Yvon Michel announced Tuesday, a Florida judge on Tuesday denied junior featherweight titleholder Guillermo Rigondeaux's request for an emergency stay that would allow him to fight in September, super middleweight titlist Carl Froch will face American Yusaf Mack in his first defense on November 17, Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn announced Tuesday, Ocie Harris, an associate of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was sentenced Tuesday to two to five years in prison for shooting at two men in a car after they argued with the champion boxer at a Las Vegas skating center, Lois Ann Goodman, professional tennis referee accused of beating her 80-year-old husband to death has had two knee replacements, a shoulder replacement, suffers from rheumatoid arthritis, hearing loss and constant spinal pain that's controlled by an electronic device implanted in her spine and is awaiting another shoulder replacement and her adamantly states “it is physically impossible for her to have done this”, well, he makes a valid point.
Sporting Kansas City will have to chase an Eastern Conference championship without forward Teal Bunbury, who will miss the remainder of the season after tearing ligaments in his left knee during a draw with the New York Red Bulls, IndyCar rookie Josef Newgarden had surgery on his finger Tuesday and will miss this weekend's race at Baltimore, Joe Gibbs Racing plans to announce next Tuesday that Matt Kenseth will be its newest driver beginning in 2013, has learned.
Matt Kenseth was among eight drivers to check out the repaved surface at Kansas Speedway of the 1½-mile tri-oval on Tuesday during tire testing for Goodyear. New variable banking combined with the smoother asphalt surface made for some quick lap times, even during shortened runs in race setups, Annika Sorenstam has been appointed vice captain for the 2013 European Solheim Cup team, the Atlanta Dream suspended WNBA scoring leader Angel McCoughtry indefinitely on Tuesday for violating team rules, a grand jury has rejected criminal charges of sexual assault against Xavier forward Dezmine Wells but the university announced that the sophomore remains expelled from the school, a billboard showcasing USC quarterback Matt Barkley in UCLA territory has been taken down and nobody is taking responsibility for it, newly Tennessee Tech wide receiver Da'Rick Rogers says failed drug tests caused his recent departure err suspension from Tennessee, today’s scheduled opener between Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech has been postponed until October 13 because of Hurricane Isaac, New Mexico junior quarterback David Vega has been suspended from the team indefinitely after he was arrested early Sunday morning, Mississippi State has disassociated itself from an athletics booster because of "impermissible contact" with a prospective student-athlete and the booster's name was redacted from documents, Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a reduced charge of operating while visually impaired in District Court, and finally, Elizabeth Cambage, the #2 overall pick in last year's WNBA draft, has decided not to play the rest of this season with the Tulsa Shock after winning a bronze medal with the Australian Olympic team and it could be because of the team’s 4-19 record as the main culprit….well, can you blame her?  Huh?!
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