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.