It's an impressive enough feat to go flying over the outfield wall to rob an opponent of a home run, as Pawtucket outfielder Jason Repko did on Sunday. It's even more noteworthy when the home run you took away was a potential grand slam.
College Football Links
On the first weekend of the season, Ohio State wide receiver Devin Smith had themust-see catch. ... Fans at Cowboys Stadium were in midseason form with their signs for ESPN's College GameDay. ... The first Twitter casualty of the season comes from Georgia Tech. The whole team has been banned from tweeting because players revealed the team's new helmets on the social media site. Apparently, it was supposed to be a surprise.
According to the New York Post, Mark Sanchez and Eva Longoria, who were caught having lunch together, are now a couple. Meanwhile, actress and longtime hockey WAG Elisha Cuthbertis engaged to Maple Leafs defense man Dion Phaneuf.
Dwight Howard took out a full page ad in Sunday's Orlando Sentinel to thank Magic fans for years of support. This did not go over well with the Orlando faithful.
Get In The Pool
The Hot Clicks NFL Pick 'Em Pool is back for another year. The rules are very simple. Pick each NFL game this season with the point spread. Whoever has the most wins at the end of the year wins a prize package. (If there is a tie, we will do a random drawing to determine a winner.) Sign up here. As now, it looks like the folks at Toshiba are providing this 50-inch TV for the winner.
Sports Video Of The Day
The new tradition in Major League Baseball is to beat the hell out of your teammate after a walk-off hit. The Dodgers proved this last night after A.J. Ellis knocked in the winner against the Padres.
Live Video Of The Day
Memo to all reporters out there: Do not try to use the word "folks" on the air. It sounds way too much like another word.
Expert Carnival Games Player Video Of The Day
Meet a man who has become an expert at winning stuffed animals.