Wednesday, September 12, 2012

MLB w/ Ozzie Guillen, NBA w/ LeBron James, AL MLB, WNBA & USA Soccer Scores: 9/12, Vol. 227, 1st Edition


Sometimes you have to speak the word over yourself, the pressure is all around, but God is present help. The enemy created walls, but remember giants, they do fall; speak over yourself, encourage yourself in the Lord!  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!  let’s Get It Started!

LeBron James & Kevin Durant
working out together again
Major League Baseball was back to their usual schedule of 15 games total as the American League had 7 of the games starting with the Tampa Bay Rays lambasted by the Baltimore Orioles 9-2 with 2 homers from J. J. Hardy for a total of 21 as the Orioles are tied for 1st again the New York Yankees and speaking of the Yankees, they lost by a run 4-3 to their rival the Boston Red Sox as Dustin Pedroia homered, the Seattle Mariners got the 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays as Kyle Seager homered and came within a triple of the cycle, the Cleveland Indians was defeated by the Texas Rangers 6-4 as Adrian Beltre belted his 31st homer, while the Detroit Tigers outlasted the Chicago White Sox 5-3  with Miguel Cabrera’s 36th homerun, the Kansas City Royals literally spanked the Minnesota Twins 9-1 with Eric Hosmer’s 14th homer and the Oakland A’s got the best of the the LA Angels 6-5 with Brandon Moss’ 18th homer.
The WNBA was back in action after celebrating their Inspiration Luncheon as the Seattle Storm was molliwoped by the Atlanta Dream 77-61 with a game high 23 points from Angel McCoughtry off the bench and the Minnesota Lynx was UPSET by the Chicago Sky 83-70 as Epiphany Prince, I love saying her name, made the nets holla for your dollar with 26 points.
In essentially a must win game and World Cup qualifications, USA Soccer Team was trying avenge the loss to Jamaica and in the 55th minute, Herculez Gomez flexed his muscles and curled in a free kick to notch the win 1-0.
For your Quick News & Notes, a football coach is Nashville says he witnessed a booster give Mississippi State freshman defensive back Will Redmond and “handshake”, which is translated to money, according to a report by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, Oakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy has been released from a Bay Area hospital less than a week after getting hit in the head by a line drive and undergoing surgery for a fractured skull, 50 year old Roger Clemens said Monday night the only way he would pitch this season was against a team in contention, and finally, after three-and-a-half months of peace and Twitter serenity, the loose lipped manager of those Miami Marlins tweeted last week for the first time since May 17, firing off a dramatic: "Iam. Baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaack.  Uh, ohhhh……cover your eye and cover your ears…….huh?!
For your NBA Quick Dribbles, for the second consecutive offseason the Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has joined the Miami Heat Most Valuable Player, LeBron James for a series of collaborative and grueling two-a-day workouts near James' hometown in Akron, OH, dubbed as Hell Week 2, the Brooklyn Nets have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free agent small forward Josh Childress, according to a source as the Phoenix Suns used their amnesty clause, Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell recently underwent a heart procedure, but is feeling well and is hoping to be back in Boston in late October, according to his business manager Stuart Layne, Portland Trail Blazers guard Elliot Williams will need surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon, however no date for the procedure has been assigned yet, and finally, efforts to bring the NBA back to Seattle took a giant step forward in a revised arena deal announced Tuesday, with investor Chris Hansen agreeing to kick in more money for transportation improvements near a proposed new arena, personally guaranteeing the city's debt and offering to buy everyone a beer…..well, that last one will move the needle for a lot of people, me not being one of them……huh?!
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NFL Bounty Updates, RG3 Covers The Swoosh, Olympic News, NL MLB Scores: 9/12, Vol. 227, 2nd Edition


You are the source of my strength, you are the strength of my life and will I lift my hands in total praise to you!  Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.!

RG3 tries to hide the Swoosh!
The National League were running the bases last night with 8 games on tap as the Miami Marlins couldn’t handle the Philadelphia Phillies and lost 9-7 as Jimmy Rollins 18th homer assisted the Phillies in reaching the .500 mark, the Pittsburgh Pirates lost 5-3 to the Cincinnati Reds as Brandon Phillips knocks in his 17th homer, the Washington Nationals & the New York Mets also had a 5-3 score with the Nationals coming out on top as Bryce Harper totaled 4 hits, the Chicago Cubs were SHUT OUT by the Houston Astros 1-0, the Atlanta Braves were SHUT OUT and pounded by the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 as Aramis Ramirez homered for the 23rd time, the San Francisco Giants eked out the one run win 9-8 against the Colorado Rockies as Brandon Belt Bombed the Baseball out of the Ballpark, alliteration, I love it, the LA Dodgers were SHUT OUT 1-0 by the Arizona Diamondbacks as Ian Kennedy struck out 6 and the defending champs St. Louis Cardinals was defeated by the San Diego Padres 6-4.
For your Olympic Sporting News, Karch Kiraly, one of the most decorated volleyball players of all time and only athlete to win Olympic gold medals in both indoor and beach volleyball, has been chosen as head coach of the U.S. women's national volleyball team in preparation for the 2016 Rio Games and Olympic gold medalist Ryan Locthe, whose mother is Cuban-born, is among the Latino U.S. Olympians to be honored at this year's ALMA Awards, which stands for American Latino Media Arts and means soul in Spanish.
For your NFL Quick Hits, in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has agreed to meet with all four players suspended for their alleged involvement in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal and will determine any punishment in the case after hearing from the reinstated players, the NFL lifted the roster exemption Tuesday for linebacker Scott Fujita, who had the three-game suspension for his role in the Saints' bounty scandal lifted last week, after tough talk from the Green Bay Packers defensive backs, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler invited the Packers' aggressive defensive backs to mix it up with Chicago Bears receivers on Thursday night at Lambeau Field, Green Bay wide receiver Greg Jennings, who suffered a groin injury in the Packers' Week 1 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, didn't practice yesterday ahead of a key Thursday night clash with the aforementioned Chicago Bears and today will be the determining factor if he does, big-play Oakland Raider receiver Jacoby Ford will undergo surgery on his injured left foot and miss significant time, and finally, during pre-game warm ups on Sunday, Washington Redskins dynamic quarterback Robert Griffin, III wrote the word "Heart" on the left side of his undershirt before the game on Sunday and the H was drawn extra wide so that the logo of Nike, which has a deal with NFL, was covered up and of course RG3 has a lucrative deal with adidas. Very cleaver RG3, very cleaver but the NFL wants to talk with you…..huh?!
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UFC 153 w/ Quentin Jackson, ESPN/HBO, Muhammad Ali, Billy Gillispie & Matt Kupec News: 9/12, Vol. 227, 3rd Edition


Show me you glory, show me your power, less of me and more of you is what I need!  For your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

Ali's childhood home sells
for $70,000
            For your Olympic Sporting News, Quinton Jackson has suffered an undisclosed injury that has forced him out of UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro, and in another major blow for UFC 153, featherweight champion Jose Aldo suffered a foot injury and pulled out of his main event bout against ex-lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar, after a series of legal maneuvers and, ultimately, a settlement between junior featherweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux, manager Gary Hyde and promoter Top Rank, Rigondeaux's defense against Robert Marroquin has been added back onto Saturday's card at the Thomas & Mack Center, Louisville realtor Dave Lambrechts told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Las Vegas real estate investor Jared Weiss, a huge Muhammad Ali fan, closed on Ali’s childhood home for the price tag of $70,000, ESPN and HBO announced a boxing programming agreement Tuesday in which they will share content around major pay-per-view boxing events, starting with this week's Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. - Sergio Martinez bout and ESPN will carry HBO's all-access 24/7 series prior to major fights, Andy Murray's five-set victory over Novak Djokovic in the U.S. Open final was watched by more than 16 million on TV, an increase from last year's 11.8 million and the highest total since 2007, the PGA Tour money list will be relevant for at least one more year as the PGA Tour board has approved giving cards to the top 125 in the FedEx Cup and the top 125 on the money list next August, Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie left Lubbock on a private plane on Tuesday afternoon to fly to Rochester, MN, where he will seek treatment at the Mayo Clinic for stress and high blood pressure and was ordered not to have any contact with the basketball program and that he is no longer making decisions so he can focus on his health, Harvard senior co-captains Kyle Casey and Brandyn Curry both have been implicated in an academic cheating scandal that could jeopardize their future with the Crimson, according to multiple reports and being that Casey will withdraw from school, he will maintain a final year of eligibility and could face a one year suspension and Curry as of last night is considering his options.
             Matt Kupec, North Carolina's vice chancellor for university advancement and one of the school's top fundraisers, resigned Sunday night after an internal review showed he and former Tar Heels basketball star Tyler Hansbrough's mother, Tami, charged personal trips to the university, after being suspended in April for violating team rules after averaging 12.9 points and 6.9 rebounds in 32 starts last season, Wyoming forward Leonard Washington was reinstated to the team, the NCAA is reviewing the initial eligibility of Maryland Terrapins freshman basketball guard Sam Cassell Jr, who is the son of former NBA player Sam Cassell and the nature of the review is unknown, Michigan, Virginia, Kansas State and Pittsburgh are the top seeds for the NIT Season Tip-Off this college basketball season, the Southeastern Conference has suspended Mississippi freshman defensive back Trae Elston for the Rebels' upcoming home game against #14 Texas because of a hit in last weekend's win over UTEP, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall expressed some regret Tuesday over the way he left the University of Connecticut more than a year and a half ago without saying goodbye to his players as his then players got word of his departure via the media or text messages by family and friends, Michigan sophomore defensive end Frank Clark pleaded guilty Tuesday to one felony count of second-degree home invasion after stealing a Macbook Air laptop and was sentenced under the Holmes Youthful Trainee Act (HYTA), which is designed to give "an opportunity for people under 21 with no prior convictions that it is their first and last contact with the law”, former Miami free safety Ray-Ray Armstrong has been declared ineligible to play his senior season at Faulkner University as the NAIA rules bar any athlete "who has been permanently banned in a given sport at any four-year institution”, and finally, the Boston Bruins on Tuesday signed forward Tyler Seguin to a six-year contract extension worth an average of $5.75 million a year.
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