- Germany steamrolls way to 4th World Cup..(1-0) Extra time victory over Argentina…Marion Goetze scored 112th minute-extra time-took pass out of corner off his chest-to his left foot-drilled past Argentinian goaltender…Lionel Messi missed free kick…missed header in extra time…Two teams beat on each other..hard fouls-yellow cards-dangerous kicks…Chris Kramer collapsed with Concussion first half…Bastian Stienschwager-cut around eye.
- Netherlands won 3rd place game-grinding Brazil into turf-finishing worst week in Brazilian soccer history.
- Padres-L-Dodgers-Skid All Star break…Lose…(1-0)..Typical Padres game Tyson Ross pitches guts out…team fails to hit…Ross retired 9-row…9-strikeouts-gave up 1-run-8innings……Hun Jin Ryu 2H-10K performance…Yasiel Puig muscle RBi-single…Padres shutout 14X…48X score 2R-less in 95G .
- Padres-Huston Street-P-named to All Star team to replace teammate Tyson Ross-cannot pitch on Tuesday..Street 23-saves.
- Padres-All Star Break…rumors Toronto-Seattle interest in trade…Blue Jays want Chase Headley…Mariners interest in Carlos Quentin.
- Angels-outslug-Texas..Mike Trout 3R-triple, RBI-double
- Giants-swamp-Arizona..Buster Posey Grand Slam Homer…Madison Bumgarner Grand Slam Homer.
- TBay-W-Toronto…David Price 5-hit shutout-wins 4th row
- Boston-Bomb-Houston-Brandon Holt HR
- KC-W-Detroit..Royals erupt 5R-7th inning
- Indians-W-White Sox…Trevor Bauer 10-strikeout performance for Tribe
- Atlanta-W-Cubs..Chris Johnson 3RHR..Braves won 12-of-15
- Cinn-W-Pirates..Reds won 7-of-9
- Mets-Maul-Miami..David Wright 2-run scoring doubles
- Washington-Whip-Phillies..Jason Werth 3R-HR
- Milwaukee-Win-Cardinals..Elian Hernandez (5-5)..Braves won just 2-of-13
- Minnesota-W-Colorado..Twins score 5R-lst inning ve Brett Anderson..Rockies lost 20-of-26
- A’s-Seattle…Brandon Moss HR..Athletics won 7-of-10
- Yankees-freefall continues-Baltimore..Chris Davis HR
- Brewers-SS-Jean Segura-leaves club-9 month old son dies in Venezuala
- Texas-Manager Ron Washington erupts over clubs losses..”Players here don’t know what it takes to win”
- Baltimore-Randy Wolfe-P-retires
- Yankees-CC Sabathia-meets 2-independent doctors..exam today Dr-James Andrews-will determine microfracture surgery on knee.
- Indians-DL-Jason Giambi on 60-day DL-list knee issues
- Mariners-DL-Michael Saunders-OF-oblique injury
- Washington-DL-Jordan Zimmerman-P-bicep injury
- Angels-Colin Cowgill-severe cut face-hit by pitch-examined concussion
Basketball – Free Agent Wild Weekend
- Cleveland-LeBron James signs (2Y-42M) deal Cavaliers with 2-option years.
- NYKnicks-resign Carmelo Anthony (5Y-127M) max contract
- Chicago-steals-Pao Gasol-Lakers forward (2Y-20M)..rejecting 3Y-deal to stay in LA
- Miami-resign Chris Bosh (5Y-118M) deal-backs out of contract with Houston
- Miami-signs-Luel Deng-G-Cleveland
- Dallas-signs-Richard Jefferson-F-Utah
- Memphis-signs-Vince Carter-F-Dallas
- Houston-signs-Trevor Ariza-F-Washington-works 3-team trade with Wizards-NOrleans.
- Washington-signs-Paul Pierce-G-defects from Brooklyn Nets
- Atlanta-signs-Kent Bazemore-G-Lakers
- Charlotte-signs-Marvin Williams-F-Utah
- Utah matches contract offer Gordon Hayward-F stopping him from going to Charlotte
- Houston-does not match Dallas-offer Chandler Parsons-F-goes to Mavericks
- Houston trades Jeremy Lin-G plus 1st-2nd round picks to Lakers for rights to European player and cash.
- Charlotte trades Brandon Haywood-C-Dwight Powers-F to Cleveland for Scotty Hopson-G-cash
- Sacramento trades Isiah Thomas-G to Suns for 7M-trade exception
- Lakers resign Jordan Hill-C..Nick Young-G
- Knicks-Release-Lamar Odom-F…fails to show up for off season workouts
- NYPost-reports DEA begun probe of NFL teams-illegal distribution large amounts of Percodan-Vicodin-Toradol…following 1300 player class action Jim McMahon lawsuit-charging NFL turned players into drug addicts to keep them on the field..never told them of dangers of high usage painkillers.
- Baltimore-Arrest-Jimmy Smith-CB-Disorderly conduct-in women’s rest room-woman passed out-had cocaine in her purse…5th arrest offseason
- Winnipeg Jets-FA-Matthiew Perrault-C-scored 13 goals with Anaheim Ducks last year.
- Toronto-Fire-all 3 assistant coaches on Randy Carlyle staff.
- NASCAR-New Hampshire 400-Brad Keselowski runs away from Kyle Bush restart 4-laps left win…3rd win of year.
- Indy-Iowa 300…Ryan Hunter Reay-Indy 500-champ-pulls away from field for easy victory