The TEN: 11/11/2020

“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”

  1. Don Mattingly of the Miami Marlins was named NL Manager of the Year.
  2. The New England Patriots beat the New York Jets 30-27 on Monday Night Football. The Jets are now 0-9.
  3. Tommy Heinsohn, a Boston Celtics legend as a player, coach and broadcaster, passed away Tuesday at the age of 86.
  4. Kevin Cash of the Tampa Bay Rays was named AL Manager of the Year.
  5. The Pittsburgh Steelers placed four players on the reserve/Covid-19 list Tuesday including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. However the Steelers are optimistic that he will be available for Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
  6. The SEC called off Saturday’s Alabama-LSU and Tennessee-Texas A&M games as a result of positive COVID-19 test results among the LSU and Texas A&M rosters.
  7. The Masters begins Thursday at Augusta, Georgia.
  8. On this day in 1981 Dodger pitcher Fernando Valenzuela became the first rookie to win the Cy Young Award.
  9. The Phoenix Suns are in trade talks with the Oklahoma City Thunder for point guard Chris Paul.
  10. “All last year we tried to teach Fernando English. The only word he learned was million.” -Tommy Lasorda.

2 Comments to "The TEN: 11/11/2020"

  1. Too Funny's Gravatar Too Funny
    November 12, 2020 - 12:15 pm | Permalink

    That Lasorda quote of Valenzuela is classic. Sure do miss Tommy.

  2. RAMS FAN's Gravatar RAMS FAN
    November 11, 2020 - 5:13 pm | Permalink

    #1 Proves that even a bumbling idiot can win an award.
    #4 That was appropriate.
    #8 What would Fernando be worth in todays market.

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