Brayan Pena was forced to cover third after Will Middlebrooks attempted to take the bag during a routine ground-ball out. Pena got to the bag in time to catch the throw from Prince Fielder, but when he turned to make the tag on Middlebrooks he found the umpire instead. Partly because the ump was almost on top of the bag. Tough break.
Sounds a bit bolder than it is.
NBC Wanted the IOC to Change Order for the Opening Ceremony, so United States Would Appear Near End of Broadcast
Understandable, from a business perspective.
Ray Ewry was America’s first dominant Olympic athlete.
We run through the possibilities.