-- Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams is defending his
-- Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams is defending hisin Gästebuch 21.02.2018 01:46
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LOS ANGELES -- Oh, to be young again.John Lackey, the 37-year-old Chicago Cubs pitcher, was asked Tuesday what it might be like for 20-year-old Los Angeles Dodgers lefty Julio Urias, Lackeys counterpart in Game 4 on Wednesday.Sometimes, its good to be young, said Lackey, who was 24 when he started Game 7 for the victorious 2002 World Series champion Anaheim Angels. You dont know what youre getting into. You can just go out there and let your talent take over. And, obviously, he has a lot of that.Urias (1-0, 0.00 in the postseason) will become the youngest pitcher to start a playoff game when he and Lackey square off at Dodger Stadium, with the Dodgers up 2-1 in the series. Urias faced the Cubs twice during the season, with mixed results.In his first encounter at Wrigley Field on June 2, Urias was the losing pitcher after serving up six runs (five earned) on eight hits in five innings. It was only Urias second start in the majors.On Aug. 27 at Dodger Stadium, Urias struck out eight, gave up six hits and walked two in six innings to capture a win.Yeah, Ive seen them twice, and that helps, Urias said. It makes me a lot more comfortable, especially being that the second time was here at home. I go in with that mentality and try to give the best.In addition to his pitching, one of Urias best attributes is his poise, manager Dave Roberts said.Julio, as Ive gotten to know him, hes just so calm and cool. And some of it plays to the youthfulness, the naivete, and just not really understanding the gravity of this moment, which is great, Roberts said. I think that its a baseball game, and when hes asked to take the baseball, he does it. And hes going out there focused and trying to execute pitches.Cubs manager Joe Maddon took some swings at Urias. Maddon said Urias is a balk waiting to happen. Much has been made of Urias pickoff of Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals in Game 5 of the National League Division Series, which the Dodgers won as the southpaw claimed his first playoff win.When you get to see it on TV, its pretty obvious, Maddon said. Its not even close. Its a very basic tenet regarding what is and what is not a balk. Give him credit, man, for going through with it. Thats part of the game.Lackey (0-0, 6.75) leads all active pitchers with 21 postseason starts. He has an 8-5 record and a 3.22 ERA in 24 playoff appearances. Lackey was 11-8 with a 3.35 ERA in 29 starts this season.Lackey has made one postseason appearance against the Dodgers, earning the victory in Game 3 of the 2014 NLDS with the St. Louis Cardinals. In that contest, Lackey gave up a run in seven innings in the Cardinals 3-1 victory at Busch Stadium.Lackey has gone 6-3 with a 1.75 ERA in 12 regular-season games (11 starts). He will be facing the Dodgers for the first time this season. Wholesale Adidas Outdoor Shoes . -- San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks was fined $15,570 by the NFL on Wednesday for his hit on Saints quarterback Drew Brees last Sunday. Adidas Outdoor Shoes For Sale . Catch all the action on TSN2 at 11pm et/8pm pt. The nine-time Big 12 champion Jayhawks are positioning themselves for another title, as they have run out to a flawless 6-0 mark in conference play thus far. http://www.cheapadidasoutdoorshoes.com/ . Aside from the trilogy main event title fight, there are a number of intriguing matchups in the heavyweight, welterweight and lightweight divisions. Adidas Outdoor Shoes . Ferrer, trying to win his fourth title on Mexican soil, will next play South Africas Kevin Anderson, who eliminated American Sam Querrey,7-6 (2), 6-4. Also Wednesday, Gilles Simon (6) of France beat Donald Young of the United States 6-4, 6-3, Ukraines Alexandr Dolgopolov downed Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-3, 6-4 and Croatias Ivo Karlovic defeated Dudi Sela of Israel 7-6 (4), 6-2. Kids Adidas Outdoor Shoes . -- Ryan Getzlaf grabbed the three pucks wrapped in tape and held them up to his chest in the Anaheim Ducks dressing room for a celebration nine seasons in the making. COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams is defending his 75-cent tip to a server at a Maryland pizzeria.WUSA-TV reports (http://on.wusa9.com/2cI9uzD ) that Williams ate dinner Sunday night at Ledo Restaurant in College Park and left the small tip on his $128.25 bill.His server took to Facebook to complain and restaurant workers blasted Williams on social media. But Williams, who wwas in town ahead of Monday nights game against the Washington Redskins, defended his actions on Twitter, saying they got lousy service.dddddddddddd He says he waited for an hour and a half for his food and his order was wrong.Williams says he tried to leave exact change, but couldnt. Cheap NFL Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale NFL Jerseys Jerseys From China Wholesale NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap Jerseys ' ' '