Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at the first day days of the Open Championship, where weather has been predictably unpredictable and Jordan Spieth holds a two-shot lead at the midway point at Royal Birkdale. Second belongs to Matt Kuchar, with Ian Poulter and U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka lurking another shot back.
Greg DePalma and handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com look at top summer races, with this weekend’s spotlight falling Del Mar and Saturday’s Eddie Read Stakes. Ashleyluvssugar, with Gary Stevens aboard, seeks a second consecutive victory and third of 2017.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow break down the handful of deals that have taken place as the trade deadline looms, including the Arizona Diamondbacks‘ acquisition of slugger J.D. Martinez from Detroit. They also look into the trade buzz still ahead, tackling the question of who’s best positioned to import Sonny Gray from the Oakland Athletics.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the Brickyard 400 from Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Since the last seven major championships have been won by first-time major winners, can co-favorite Rickie Fowler make it eight straight?
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take an in-depth look at the Open Championship, as golf’s top names descend on Royal Birkdale for the 10th time. Few favorites arrive on form, and Birkdale tends to reward those who already have major-championship pedigrees. Also, a review of last week’s U.S. Women’s Open, Senior Players Championship and other news.
This week, The Open Championship will tee off for the 146th time. Despite being large on volume, it has never become a tournament that is too much of a good thing.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo catch up on the latest Washington Nationals buzz, asking if the trade that brought Ryan Madson and Sean Doolittle from Oakland is enough to shore up a faltering bullpen. Also, do the Nationals need to make a bid for another starter such as Justin Verlander or Cole Hamels?
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a last look back at the Wimbledon fortnight, including a celebration of Roger Federer‘s everlasting magic – even extending down to his straight sets of twins. Also, Garbine Muguruza‘s rise from a rocky spring to a second Grand Slam title, plus early U.S. Open odds.
Golf: One major championship loses a past leader, a women’s major crowns a new champion and attention turns across the Atlantic for this week’s major.