Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the weekend


Jeremy Guthrie and Tim Hudson make their World Series debuts.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series (Series Tied 1-1): Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants, 7:07/FOX
3) Tonight’s starters Jeremy Guthrie v. Tim Hudson
4) Game 4 – Jason Vargas v. Ryan Vogelsong/Game 5 – James Shields v. Madison Bumgarner

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) 22 West Virginia Mountaineers (5-2, 3-1 Big XII) @ Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-2, 3-1 Big XII), 2:30 pm/ESPN
3) 3 Ole Miss Rebels (7-0, 4-0 SEC) @ 24 LSU Tigers (6-2, 2-2 SEC), 6:15 pm/ESPN
4) 20 USC Trojans @ 19 Utah Utes, 9 pm/FOX Sports 1

Third Quarter: NFL Week 8 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: Indianapolis Colts (5-2) @ Pittsburgh Steelers (4-3), 3:25 pm/CBS
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: Philadelphia Eagles (5-1) @ Arizona Cardinals (5-1), 3:05 pm/FOX
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Minnesota Vikings (2-5) @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-5), Noon/FOX

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Scoreboards: MLS and NHL
2) PGA President steps down
3) More offense to come?
4) Jonah Keri on the Joe Maddon

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Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Royals evened up the series at 1-1 but Salvador Perez and Hunter Strickland was a postgame talking point. Game three is Friday night.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series Game 3 (Series Tied 1-1): Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants, 7:07 pm/FOX
3) Jeremy Guthrie v. Tim Hudson
4) Series shifts to AT&T Park for games three-five starting on Friday night

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: San Diego Chargers (5-2) @ Denver Broncos (5-1), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Buffalo Bills (4-3) @ New York Jets (1-6), Noon/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Seattle Seahawks (3-3) @ Carolina Panthers (3-3-1), Noon/CBS

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Connecticut Huskies (1-5, 0-3 AAC) @ 18 East Carolina Pirates (5-1, 2-0 AAC), 6 pm/ESPNU
3) Miami (FL) Hurricanes (4-3, 1-2 ACC) @ Virginia Tech Hokies (4-3, 1-2 ACC), 7 pm/ESPN
4) College Gameday is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) NHL scoreboard
3) Grantland’s game two recap
4) Mark Emmert has a big chance at redemption says Dan Wetzel

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


San Francisco took game one of the World Series 7-1 at Kauffman Stadium, game two tonight.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series Game 2 (SF 1-0): San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7:07 pm/FOX
3) Jake Peavy v. Yordano Ventura
4) Can San Francisco take a 2-0 lead home or will Kansas City even the series up?

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Philadelphia Flyers (1-3-2, 4 pts) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (3-1-0, 6 pts), 6:30 pm
3) Toronto Maple Leafs @ Ottawa Senators, PPD due to tragedy in Ottawa
4) Capitals @ Oilers and Sabres @ Ducks

Third Quarter: MLS

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Supporters Shield standings: t1. Seattle Sounders/LA Galaxy 61 pts 3 D.C. United 58 pts 4. FC Dallas 54 pts
3) Top 5 East: 1. D.C. United* 58 pts 2. New England Revolution* 52 pts 3. Sporting Kansas City* 49 pts 4. Columbus Crew* 49 pts 5. New York Red Bull* 47 pts
4) Top 5 West: 1. Seattle Sounders* 61 pts 2. LA Galaxy* 61 pts 3. FC Dallas* 54 pts 4. Real Salt Lake* 53 pts 5. Vancouver Whitecaps 47 pts
* = clinched playoff berth

Fourth Quarter:  Midweek Links

1) Stewart Mandel’s mailbag 10/22
2) Michigan State starts rivalry week against Michigan
3) And an article about game one of the World Series
4) Lastly how about f’n Marlin man

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Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


Tonight the Fall Classic returns to Kauffman Stadium.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Rany on this Royals run for Grantland
3) World Series preview
4) MLB.com predictions for the Fall Classic, SI.com, ESPN.com

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: Worst fears
2) Oops NCAA’s case versus Oklahoma State
3) Playoff projection
4) Matt Hinton puts a bow on week 8: Meet the real FSU 

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Was Seattle wronged?
2) Eddie Vedder makes a trade suggestion
3) Ray Rice hearing
4) A.J. Green on the current state of the Bengals

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Media Circus: FOX World Series coverage
2) MLS scoreboard and NHL scoreboard
3) Abby Wamback on teammate Hope Solo
4) Decision on Oscar Pistorius

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Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Happy World Series eve. Photo Royals Facebook

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1. MLB scoreboard & World Series schedule
2. World Series Game 1: San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7 pm/FOX
3. Madison Bumgarner v. James Shields
4. Who do you like in the Fall Classic?

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: 1. Mississippi State (6-0, 3-0 SEC), 2. Ole Miss Rebels (7-0, 4-0 SEC), 3. Florida State Seminoles (7-0, 4-0 ACC), 4. Marshall Thundering Herd (7-0, 3-0 CUSA)
2. Surprise Team(s) of the Weekend – West Virginia beating 4 Baylor in Morganstown 41-27
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – 21 Texas A&M losing 59-0 at 7 Alabama
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Mississippi State (6-0) 2. Mississippi (7-0) 3. Florida State (7-0) 4. Michigan State (6-1)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: Houston Texans (3-3) @ Pittsburgh Steelers (3-3), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win – Colts over Bengals 27-0
3. Worst Loss – Seahawks 28-26 at the Rams
4. Surprise of the Weekend – Jaguars winning 24-6 over the Browns 

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Rebecca Lowe and Denny Matthews
2. Royals not mocked anymore for the Shields trade
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 8
4. Kansas City has already won the internet or so says this article

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the weekend


Travis Ishikawa walkoff sent the Giants back to the World Series

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Travis Ishikawa sent San Francisco to their third World Series in the last four years (2010 and 2012)
3) First World Series between Kansas City and San Francisco
4) Series begins Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium in KC

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) 14 Kansas State Wildcats (4-1, 2-0 Big XII) @ 11 Oklahoma Sooners (5-1, 2-1 Big XII), 11 am/ESPN
3) 15 Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-1, 3-0 Big XII) @ TCU Horned Frogs (4-1, 1-1), 3 pm/FOX Sports 1
4) 5 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-0) @ 2 Florida State Seminoles (6-0), 7 pm/ABC

Third Quarter: NFL Week 7 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: Cincinnati Bengals (3-1) @ Indianapolis Colts (3-1-1), Noon/CBS
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: Carolina Panthers (3-2-1) @ Green Bay Packers (4-2), Noon/FOX
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Tennessee Titans (2-4) @ Washington R_______ (1-5), Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Scoreboards: MLS and NHL
2) Look who will be at game one Tuesday night in Kansas City
3) Seahawks and Jets make a surprisingly trade
4) Donovan at the end

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

2014 Posts: 198

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Royals are going back to the World Series for the first time since 1985.

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Kansas City sits and waits after sweeping Baltimore yesterday
3) NLCS Game 1 (Saturday): St. Louis Carindals @ San Francisco Giants @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7 pm/FOX Sports 1
4) Postseason schedule

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: New York Jets (1-5) @ New England Patriots (4-2), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Atlanta Falcons (2-4) @ Baltimore Ravens (4-2), Noon/FOX
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Miami Dolphins (2-3) @ Chicago Bears (3-3), Noon/CBS

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Virginia Tech Hokies (4-2, 1-1 ACC) @ Pittsburgh Panthers (3-3, 1-1 ACC), 6:30 pm/ESPN
3) 20 Utah Utes (4-1, 1-1 PAC-12) @ Oregon State Beavers (4-1, 1-1 PAC-12), 9 pm/PAC-12 Network
4) College Gameday is in Tallahassee, Florida

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) NHL scoreboard
3) Return of Sung Woo Lee part II
4) Meanwhile at Wrigley Field

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