Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Kauffman Stadium hosts the biggest series in decades this weekend.

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) 4Q Series of the Weekend: Detroit Tigers (84-68) @ Kansas City Royals (83-68)
3) 4Q AL Series to Watch this Weekend: Toronto Blue Jays (77-75) @ New York Yankees (78-74)
4) 4Q NL Series to Watch this Weekend: Milwaukee Brewers (79-74) @ Pittsburgh Pirates (82-70)

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) Miami (FL) Hurricanes (2-1) @ 24 Nebraska Cornhuskers (3-0), 7 pm/ESPN2
3) 22 Clemson Tigers (1-1) @ 1 Florida State Seminoles (2-0), 7 pm/ABC
4) California Golden Bears (2-0) @ Arizona Wildcats (3-0), 9 pm/PAC-12 Network

Third Quarter: NFL Week 3 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: Denver Broncos (2-0) @ Seattle Seahawks (1-1), 3:25 pm/CBS
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: San Francisco 49ers (1-1) @ Arizona Cardinals (2-0), 3:05 pm/FOX
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Oakland Raiders (0-2) @ New England Patriots (1-1), Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) White House NFL comment
2) Ron Washington
3) Matt Hinton on Florida football
4) Most important series in decades

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2014 Posts: 177

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


Tonight Kansas State hosts Auburn at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Photo by Kansas State Athletics

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Milwaukee Brewers (79-73) @ St. Louis Cardinals (84-68), 7:15 pm
3) Seattle Mariners (81-70) @ Los Angeles Angels (95-57), 9:05 pm
4) Current standings and wildcard

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-1) @ Atlanta Falcons (1-1), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Indianapolis Colts (0-2) @ Jacksonville Jaguars (0-2), Noon/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Minnesota Vikings (1-1) @ New Orleans Saints (0-2), Noon/FOX

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) 5 Auburn Tigers (2-0) @ 20 Kansas State Wildcats (2-0), 6:30 pm
3) Can K-State pull the shocker tonight?
4) College Gameday is in Tallahassee, Florida

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Jon Stewart game knocking on the NFL doors again last night
3) Two good articles from Grantland: Together we make football and what if the NFL went away?
4) Holly Anderson week 4 viewing guide

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


Winner and still Triple-A National Champions the Omaha Storm Chasers. Photo by the Charlotte Knights

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Milwaukee Brewers (79-72) @ St. Louis Cardinals (83-68), 7:15 pm
3) Seattle Mariners (81-69) @ Los Angeles Angels (94-57), 9 pm
4) 9/17 Division and Wildcard Standings

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Stewart Mandel’s mailbag 9/17
2) Joe-out at Penn State this weekend, oh my
3) Florida State suspends Jameis Winston for the first half against Clemson this Saturday
4) Which game has your attention this weekend?

Third Quarter: MLS

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Supporters Shield standings: 1. Seattle Sounders 54 pts 2. LA Galaxy 51 pts 3. D.C. United 47 pts 4. Real Salt Lake 46 pts  t4. Sporting KC/FC Dallas 45 pts
3) Top 5 East: 1. D.C. United 47 pts 2. Sporting Kansas City 45 pts 3. New England Revolution 42 pts 4. New York Red Bulls 38 pts 5. Columbus Crew 37 pts
4) Top 5 West: 1. Seattle Sounders 54 pts 2. LA Galaxy 51 pts 3. Real Salt Lake 46 pts 4. FC Dallas 45 pts 5. Vancouver Whitecaps 37 pts

Fourth Quarter:  Midweek Links

1) Apparently they are looking for new a new song before the 4th quarter in Lincoln
2) The Omaha Storm Chasers are now back-to-back Triple-A Champions 
3) Vikings owner admits they made a mistake
4) Devon Stills is the best story right now for a beleaguered league

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Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


The Royals beat the White Sox 4-3, just a small sample from the postgame celebration.

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Hottest seat in Major League Baseball
3) Royals steal game against White Sox last night
4) September 2 Standings – Divisions and Wildcard

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: Coaches who need a win this weekend
2) Dennis Dodd on how ND and BYU can make the CFB playoff
3) Rutgers issues another apology
4) Matt Hinton puts a bow on week 3 and why you still can’t trust Southern Cal

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Darren Sproles highlights set to Super Mario music 
2) Vikings “fumbled” the Adrian Peterson decision
3) Keith Olbermann “National Freefall League” part 1 and part 2
4) Minnesota’s governor says AD should be suspended and look who’s appealing

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Media Circus: Gus Johnson stepping down as FOX’s top soccer broadcaster
2) MLS scoreboard
3) Sam Mellinger of the KC Star twitter Tuesday, 9-16
4) Rihanna puts CBS on blast

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2014 Posts: 174

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Here’s to the back-to-back PCL champion Omaha Storm Chasers who’ll play for the Triple-A Championship on Tuesday. Photo by Minda Haas

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Toronto Blue Jays (77-71) @ Baltimore Orioles (89-60), 6:05 pm
3. Seattle Mariners (80-68) @ Los Angeles Angels (93-56), 9:05 pm
4. Hunt for October: MLB full and wildcard standings 8/25/14

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: Oregon (3-0), Oklahoma (3-0), Texas A&M (3-0), Baylor (3-0)
2. Surprise Team of the Weekend – Iowa State Cyclones (1-2, 0-1 Big XII) won @ Iowa (2-1)
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – Southern California Trojans (2-1, 1-0 PAC-12) lost @ Boston College (2-1, 0-1 ACC)
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Oregon (3-0) 2. Florida State (2-0) 3. Oklahoma (3-0) 4. Texas A&M (3-0) 5. Baylor (3-0)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: Philadelphia Eagles (1-0) @ Indianapolis Colts (0-1), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win – Chicago Bears (1-1) 28-20 @ San Francisco 49ers (1-1)
3. Worst Loss – Kansas City Chiefs (0-2) 24-17 @ Denver Broncosc (0-2)
4. Surprise of the Weekend – San Diego Chargers winning 31-20 over Seattle Seahawks

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Charissa Thompson
2. The 30: Putting a pin in the champs
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 3
4. MMQB: Should we still like football?

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


We’ll all mist Giancarlo Stanton missing which hopefully isn’t long after last night. Photo USA Today

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) 4Q Series of the Weekend: Cleveland Indians (76-69) @ Detroit Tigers (80-66)
3) 4Q AL Series to Watch this Weekend: Oakland Athletics (81-65) @ Seattle Mariners (79-66)
4) 4Q NL Series to Watch this Weekend: Los Angeles Dodgers (83-63) @ San Francisco Giants (81-65)

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) Illinois Illini (2-0) @ Washington Huskies (2-0), 3 pm/FOX
3) Penn State Nittany Lions (2-0) @ Rutgers Scarlet Knights (2-0), 7 pm/Big Ten Network
4) Nevada Wolfpack (2-0) @ Arizona Wildcats (2-0), 10 pm/PAC-12 Network

Third Quarter: NFL Week 2 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: Miami Dolphins (1-0) @ Buffalo Bills (1-0), Noon/CBS
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: Chicago Bears (0-1) @ San Francisco 49ers (1-0), 7:30 pm/NBC – Sunday Night Football -
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Jacksonville Jaguars (0-1) @ Washington R______ (0-1), Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Pros and Cons of NHL expansion
2) How CBS handled the Rice news last night before TNF
3) Chris Davis suspended 25-games
4) Giancarlo Stanton was the news of last night after getting hit in the face

Overtime: Weekend Scoreboards

1) PGA/LPGA/Champions Leaderboards
2) MLS scoreboard
3) MiLB scoreboard
4) WNBA scoreboard

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2014 Posts: 172

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


13th anniversary of 9-11 today.

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Tampa Bay Rays (70-76) @ New York Yankees (74-69), 6:05 pm
3) Miami Marlins (71-73) @ Milwaukee Brewers (75-71), 7:10 pm
4) Current standings and wildcard

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) @ Baltimore Ravens (0-1), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Kansas City Chiefs (0-1) @ Denver Broncos (1-0), 3:25 pm/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: St. Louis Rams (0-1) @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0), 3:05 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (1-1) @ North Texas Mean Green (1-1), 7 pm/CBS Sports Network
3) Houston Cougars (1-1) @ 25 BYU Cougars (2-0), 8 pm/ESPN
4) College Gameday is in Fargo, North Dakota

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Oscar Pistorius not guilty
3) When the Daily Show rips you …
4) Roger Goodell was at the Masters on the day in question

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