(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)
1.) Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts improves hitting streak to 23 games on Monday (May 30).
2.) Former Schurr HC Marco Ramirez turns 42.
3.) “OKC was absolutely dead in that series the moment they went up 3-1.”—Dennis Miller
4.) Former South Hills linebacker Damon Kuklinski (105-tackles, 5-sacks, 2007) turns 26.
5.) “Not saying the tenor at Citi Field is ugly but I think the upper deck is shouting for Barrabas.”—Molly Knight (Author of “The Best Team Money Can Buy”) when Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley came to the plate against the New York Mets on Saturday night.
6.) “Great job coach. Good concise explanation of the varied cover 2.”—MVS commenter “Tampa guy” on Monrovia assistant Jacob Ochoa’s “Chalk Talk”
7.) WNBA average attendance in 1998 (league’s second season) was its best ever at 10,864. In 2015 average attendance was 7,318. The last time it topped 7,000 was in 2009 when the average was 8,039.
8.) Defending CIF champion (Central division) San Marino Titans open the 2016 season at home against the Los Altos Conquerors on August 26th.
9.) National League West Standings
San Francisco Giants—32-21
Los Angeles Dodgers—27-25
San Diego Padres—20-32
10.) “All of this because I am blessed. The reason for all of this is my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Through him all is possible.”—Former Azusa HC Joe Scherf