Good Sports Updates August 20, 2015

PBR World Finals in Las Vegas

PBR World Finals 2013. Photo: Rick Rosen

This week on the Good Sports Podcast, Rick and Mark hash out a few differing opinions on a few topics, one or two related to sports!  Plus talk a little sports!

  • Houston Astros  (Once known as Houston colt .45s)  move into first place in the American League
  • How bettors make money betting on baseball when you have so many games
  • Major League Baseball and calling up the farm teams for new talent just in time for the playoffs
  • A-Rod still being the man to save the day
  • Alex Rodriguez hits home run No. 660, tying Willie Mays
  • End of summer means time for  NFL football camps scrimmage
  • Eli Manning mistaken quoted.  Highest paid quarterback in the NFL
  • Top players signing short term contracts or trying out free agency before new high $$ TV contract kicks in
  • New Raiders coach is a Raiders coach (??)
  • Remembering when the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles merged during the 1943 season = The Steagles
  • The Pro Bull Riders World Finals in Las Vegas will be at the new MGM Las Vegas Arena starting in 2016