The 29-year-old Phelps was charged Tuesday with driving under the influence, excessive speed and crossing double lane lines in the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 in his native Baltimore, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
It’s difficult to comprehend the job Buck Showalter has done to keep Baltimore on track. Having won AL Manager of the Year in 1994 and 2004, he’s due again.
With the first quarter in the books, it’s time to take a look at fantasy football’s biggest surprises and try to get a read on what to expect of them as the second quarter begins.
“[Blair is] only 6-foot-6, but he does everything like he’s 6-10,” John Wall said. “He can rebound. He screens. He can make floaters. He does the dirty work — the stuff that you need. And that’s a great player to add to our team to make our big men even deeper.”
Bobby Henley was drafted by the Montreal Expos in 1991 as a high school catcher from Grand Bay, Alabama, and has spent all but one season since then with the franchise in one capacity or another. But when he takes the field as Washington’s third base coach Friday, it will be his first major league playoff game.
He joined Tiger Woods, Greg Norman and Nick Price as the only multiple winners of the Jack Nicklaus Award since it began in 1990.
In a back-and-forth epic that lasted 4 hours, 45 minutes, the A’s lost their seventh straight winner-take-all playoff game since 2000.
A day after the Redskins were embarrassed by the New York Giants on national television, players were given simple marching orders from coach Jay Gruden: Escape for a few days, he told them, get your minds and your bodies right, and return on Tuesday ready to work to get better.
At Wizards media day on Monday, Bradley Beal declared that he and Wall formed the top guard duo in the NBA. Waiters, Cleveland’s shooting guard, disagreed Tuesday, but Wall had a quick response.
Zimmermann will take his place alongside Terrmel Sledge, Alfonso Soriano, Ryan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg — memorable and forgettable Washington Nationals — in Cooperstown after Sunday’s no-hit feat.
Paul said it was the first time he has been diagnosed with a concussion. It is also the first time this season a Redskins player has been diagnosed with a concussion after five were last season.
Two days after suggesting the term “players’ coach” is racist, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin explained that he really just doesn’t like to be stereotyped.