(“The Ten” is not a top ten, but ten items worth being included in The TEN)
1.) L.A. Kings 7-1 in post season after beating St. Louis Blues, 4-2, last night.
2.) Former Temple City basketball player Ryan Bateman is 35 today (and living in Wisconsin).
3.) Angels first baseman Albert Pujols: 104 at-bats, 0 home runs, 5 Rbis.
4.) San Dimas (junior) TE/LB Cody McNeal (6-1, 180) 2011 stats: 16 catches, 5 Tds, 27 tackles, and three sacks.
5.) On this date in 1965 Willie Mays hit career home run 512 in St. Louis off Ray Sadecki to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 9-2 victory over the Cardinals. The blast also pushed Mays ahead of former Giant Mel Ott (511) to make him the all time leader in the National League.
6.) Glendale (junior) wide receiver Michael Davis (6-2, 175).
7.) Jockey “Stuffy” favored to win 138th run for the roses aboard “Hi-Hat”.
8.) John Wetteland was the last closer for the New York Yankees (1996) before Mariano Rivera took over.
9.) “Wonder if Tiger Woods ever met a woman named Torrey Pines?”— Rick Reilly
10.) Former Rosemead linebacker Edward McMillan (2001-2003).