For the past six seasons, Denver Broncos football czar John Elway has enjoyed the luxury of an established head coach, franchise quarterback or both under his employ.
The health-related resignation of Gary Kubiak not only has Elway seeking a new coach. It has left the Broncos at their biggest crossroads since Elway was hired to run the show in 2011.
Moustakas ripped a slider off Astros reliever Ken Giles to give the Royals a walkoff win. Scooter Gennett was the most unlikely source of power Tuesday. The former Brewers infielder crushed four home runs for the Reds in a 13-1 win over the Cardinals. Gennett entered the game with three home runs on the season and just 38 in his five-year MLB career. He hit six total home runs during the 2013 and 2015 seasons. Gennett’s four homers were part of a 5-for-5 night that saw him drive in 10 runs to lead the rout. He is the first player in Reds history, and just the 17th MLB player all time, to hit four home runs in a single game.
Mark Trumbo’s 10th-inning single scored Adam Jones to give the Orioles a 6-5 walkoff win over the Pirates.
White Sox second baseman Yolmer Sanchez was given a home run to lead off a 4-2 win over the Rays despite the fact that the ball stayed in the park and Sanchez stopped at third. He didn’t go home until the umpires ruled the ball hit one of the support rods at Tropicana Field. But did it really?
Nationals (37-20) at Dodgers (35-25) 3:10 p.m. ET — This should be a great pitching matchup with Washington sending their other ace to the mound as Stephen Strasburg (7-1, 2.91 ERA) Cheap Jerseys Promo Code will toe the rubber. The Dodgers will counter with three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw (7-2, 2.28). Runs could be at a premium at Dodger Stadium.