Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow discuss the latest baseball headlines and some early potential trade possibilities, with several teams eyeing Tampa Bay Rays ace Chris Archer. Meantime, the Minnesota Twins and Cleveland Indians embark on a key four-game AL Central series, and they preview the College World Series that opens this weekend.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the FireKeepers Casino 400 from Michigan International Speedway.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain welcome Joel Cook from Pro Golf Weekly to help preview the U.S. Open, where Open debutante Erin Hills is record-setting long and the grass is tall as Dustin Johnson gets set to defend his title. They also talk with Dean Knuth, developer of High Heat drivers and metalwoods after nearly two decades in charge of the USGA‘s handicap system.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a lingering look back at a French Open that celebrated both out-of-the-blue youth (Jelena Ostapenko) and sustained excellence (Rafael Nadal). Also, now begins the annual transition from clay to grass with just three weeks for the game’s top players to ready themselves for Wimbledon.
Golf: As the sport’s best golfers get ready for a U.S. Open test at Erin Hills, the game is set to keep its place on the Olympic program for 2024. And just where is Tiger Woods these days?
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo recap a week in which the Washington Nationals were stung by injuries and chronic bullpen shortcomings. Jayson Werth has been on the disabled list since June 4, Ryan Zimmerman missed four games with a back issue and – combining both woes – Koda Glover (left) hurt his back in the shower, didn’t tell anyone, blew a save and went on the DL….
More than any other tournament in golf, the U.S. Open does not have winners as much as it has survivors. Nor is Erin Hills expected to be any exception. PSN content partner Pro Golf Weekly breaks down this week’s top storylines at the longest layout in Open history.
Tennis: With Rafael Nadal hitting a French Open milestone and Jelena Ostapenko announcing her arrival, the circuits now look ahead to the grasscourt season and next month’s Wimbledon.
The second half of the regular season in the Monster Energy Cup Series begins today with both analysts in the black after the first 13 races. Let’s see if they can keep it that way as we take a look at their picks this week from Pocono Raceway in the Pocono 400.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand review the French Open semifinals and look ahead to the weekend’s finals. After outlasting No.1 Andy Murray in five sets, does Stan Wawrinka have enough in the tank to dethrone claycourt king Rafael Nadal? Meantime, unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko crashes her first Grand Slam women’s final against heavily favored Simona Halep.