(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)
1. Pitchers and catchers report for half of major league clubs today. Dodger pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report Wednesday.
2. Through 55 games the Thunder’s Russell Westbrook is averaging 31.2 points, 10.5 rebounds and 10.2 assists.
3. The L.A. Galaxy’s new midfielder Joao Pedro made his debut playing 27 minutes in Saturday’s 1-0 loss to San Jose in Las Vegas.
4. Former All-Star and Angel pitcher C.J. Wilson retires from baseball and will start a career in auto racing.
5. The New York Giants released one time fan favorite Victor Cruz today.
6. Former NFL wide receiver Randy Moss turns 40 today.
7. The APU Cougar baseball team completed a four game sweep of Cal State San Bernardino and have won five straight.
8. On this day in 1937 the Boston Redskins move to Washington D.C.
9. Former Syracuse and Boston Celtic center Fab Melo was found dead at his home in Brazil. Melo was 26.
10. “People who write about spring training not being necessary have never tried to throw a baseball.” Sandy Koufax