Category: Sports

Nick Hundley’s home run lifts Giants over Arizona, and the backup catcher would love to return

PHOENIX – They’ve been sprinkled into postgame interviews, mentioned in passing, added as an afterthought in response to a question on another topic. “And you, know…” a Giants pitcher will say, as a prelude to complimenting backup catcher Nick Hundley. In a season when every plan burned faster than prairie grass, Hundley has done what the Giants projected when they…

A’s season-high win streak comes to an end as Felix Hernandez sets record for wins at Coliseum

OAKLAND — This new young crop of A’s offensive talent has provided hope for the future all year long, but one thing remains the same: They still can’t solve the riddle that is Felix Hernandez. The A’s continued to be baffled by the Seattle Mariners ace in a 7-1 loss on Monday. Hernandez set the all-time record for most wins…

Jets’ Jacob Trouba receives match penalty for hit on Flames’ Hrivik

Jacob Trouba received a match penalty for an illegal hit to the head in the Winnipeg Jets‘ 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames in pre-season action on Monday. Trouba connected with Flames forward Marek Hrivik early in the third period, moments after Hrivik had just moved the puck. (Full video above.) Calgary’s Garnet Hathaway didn’t like the hit and proceeded…