Marlins: RHP Trevor Richards will be called up to make his big-league debut Monday against the Boston Red Sox, who’ll start LHP Brian Johnson.

He is a bruising veteran known for two pieces of jewelry. He has a Super Bowl ring on his finger, and he once had Michael Crabtree’s chain in his hand after he tore it off the Oakland Raiders wide receiver’s neck last season for the second year in a row. Meet Marcus Peters, another cornerback, acquired in a trade with the Kansas City Chiefs. He is one of the best cover guys in the game, but last season, in a manner different from many other NFL players, he got in trouble with a flag. He angrily threw an official’s flag into the crowd. Then he walked off the field even though he had not been ejected from the game.

Sunday was the 2,000th game in Maddon’s managerial career — although it’s only the 1,999th that counted. The Cubs and Pittsburgh played to a 1-1 tie in 2016, a late-September game stopped by rain because it was would have no impact on the standings. Of the previous 33 managers with 2,000 games and at least one World Series title, 21 already have been enshrined in the Hall of Fame.

Cubs: RHP Tyler Chatwood gets the start in Cincinnati on Monday against Reds RHP Tyler Mahle.

Shoemaker, 30, hadn’t started a regular-season game for the Angels since June of 2017 as he underwent season-ending surgery to release the radial nerve in his right forearm. Prior to that, he was 6-3 on the season with a 4.52 ERA.

The 2017 injury marked the second straight year that Shoemaker’s season ended prematurely. In September 2016, he took a line drive to the head that resulted in a fractured skull and required emergency brain surgery.

The Angels also announced Japanese two-way player Shohei Ohtani will pitch Sunday, his Cheap Jerseys Bike first start at home.

With most seats empty in the 40-degree mist, Harvey gave the Mets reason to Cheap Jerseys And Snapbacks believe he can rebound this year from two terrible seasons interrupted by injury.

Perhaps most important, he was effective for an entire outing without his sharpest stuff.

Kearse has more in common with Jones now, as their catches came in losing efforts

Julian Edelman not only topped Jones’ brilliance two minutes later, he also set the Patriots up for the touchdown that forced overtime in New England’s 34-28 win … and had everybody in America reaching for new adjectives and superlatives to describe it.

Here’s one: it was Lynn Swann, multiplied by David Tyree, with some Jermaine Kearse stirred in.

Unfortunately, Kearse has more in common with Jones now, as their catches came in losing efforts, when their brilliant catches each led to zero points and eventual disaster. But Kearse’s snag of Russell Wilson’s pass off of a couple of tips, including his own, while falling on his back, near the end of Super Bowl 49, belongs in the Super Bowl-greatest conversation.

The Combine is only part of the preparation for Njoku, who said former teammates told him what to expect the NFL. More playbook. More film. A different type of standard. Despite an imposing physical frame, that part of the game isn’t over, either.

“I’m working on both with my power and speed,” Njoku said. “I came into Miami as a receiver, so it’s easier to say my blocking but obviously there’s things that I need to work on with running routes. They both need some serious work, but I’m far from reaching my peak.”

Njoku is on his way to joining that established Cheap Jerseys And Snapbacks Miami lineage in the NFL. After all, Olsen ranked second among tight ends with 1,073 receiving Cheap Jerseys Direct Coupon Code yards in 2016. Graham was right behind him with 923 yards. Wherever Njoku lands, he’ll be expected to produce like those other Hurricanes tight ends in the future. That’s why Njoku is an enticing first-round possibility.