(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in The TEN”)
- LeBron James inks a 4-year $153 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
- Zlatan Ibarhimovic scored twice and Romain Alessandrini once in the Galaxy’s 3-3 tie against the Quakes in the California Clasico Sunday.
3. The Dodgers are 6-4 in their last 10 and remain 2.5 games back of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
- On this date in 1963 Willie Mays hit a home run off Warren Spahn in the 16th inning of a Spahn v Juan Marichal pitching duel and the Giants beat the Braves 1-0. In the game Marichal threw 227 pitches and Spahn 201.
- Seattle Seahawk Kam Chancellor may not return to play in the NFL due to concerns over a neck injury.
- Former Oakland A and controversial MLB outfielder Jose Canseco turns 54 today.
- Arcadia’s 2018 non-league schedule: 8/17 home v La Salle, 8/24 @ Cathedral, 08/31 home v Hart.
- On this day in 1976 Chris Evert beat Evonne Goolagong 6-3, 4-6, 8-6 for her second Wimbledon title.
- The APU Cougars will travel to Florence AL on September 22 to take on the Northern Alabama Lions.
- “The only way you preserve pitching arms is throwing, that makes the arm stronger.” Juan Marichal