Along with John Buccigross and Steve Levy, Cohn is one of the few “SportsCenter” anchors to keep the NHL flame burning in Bristol with ESPN not holding any TV rights. The native New Yorker told the Post she’d like to succeed Gary Bettman as NHL commissioner.
Previously, she admitted to the Post that ESPN’s liberal tilt has cost the sports cable network viewers. “If anyone wants to ignore that fact, they’re blind,” she said.
What we saw Tuesday was a “SportsCenter” anchor unplugged. After 25 years at ESPN, Cohn’s not afraid to tell it like it is, or at least at how she sees it. Good for her.
And enough already with the feel-good Cubs crap that’s coming a decade too late for Bartman. As Kyle Koster of the The Big Lead wrote, the ring was an “insultingly transparent public relations stunt that only accomplished the very thing Bartman has fought to avoid” all these years.
“There’s one fly in the saccharine sweet storybook ending. The Cubs could have done this in secret,” Koster wrote. “They could have done it without dragging Bartman, who has been dragged through more mud than Miss O’Leary’s cow, back into the spotlight.
Darvish struck out 10 with just one walk, making him the first pitcher since 1900 with 10-plus strikeouts and no more than one walk in his first start with the team.
With a last-minute deal before the July 31 trade deadline, the Dodgers pulled off their blockbuster trade for Darvish. Teams hoping the Dodgers might sit pat were brutally disappointed to see the best team in MLB get even stronger.
Clayton Kershaw is currently on Hockey Jerseys Cheap the disabled list with a back injury, but the potential for a Kershaw-Darvish tag team in the postseason is enticing. Lurking behind those Jerseys For Cheap two is Alex Wood, who is currently 13-1 with a 2.33 ERA., and Rich Hill, who was the National League pitcher of the month in July.