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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

Jul 23, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta (27) tags out Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain (6) during the third inning of a baseball game at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Kane-USA TODAY Sports
Kansas City and St. Louis celebrating the 30th anniversary of the I-70 series. Scott Kane/USA Today Sports

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Nationals (51-43) @ Pirates (55-40), 6:05 pm
3. Astros (54-43) @ Royals (57-37), 7:10 pm
4. Yankees (53-41) @ Twins (51-44), 7:10 pm

Second Quarter: MLS

1. MLS scoreboard
2. Eastern Standings: 1. D.C. United 35 pts 2. Crew 30 pts 3. Red Bulls 29 pts 4. Toronto FC 27 pts 5. Revolution 27 pts 6. Orlando City FC 24 pts
3. Western Standings: 1. FC Dallas 35 pts 2. LA Galaxy 34 pts 3. Whitecaps 33 pts 4. Sporting KC 33 pts 5. Sounders 32 pts 6. Timbers 32 pts
4. Sunday MLS: Orlando City @ NYFC 1:30 pm/FS1; Philadelphia @ D.C. 4 pm/ESPN2

Third Quarter: Gold Cup

1. 3rd place match and Finals this weekend on FOX Sports 1 from Philadelphia
2. 3rd place (Saturday): USA v. Panama, 3 pm/FS1
3. Finals (Sunday): Mexico v. Jamaica, 6:30 pm/FS1
4. Can El Tri snake another suspicious win?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Another I-70 Series?
2. In a move that’s only news based on the school
3. Jenny Vrentas on the NFL’s European plan
4. Dan Wetzel on #DeflateWait
BONUS: The Herd says another dumb thing that he’s under-qualified about

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

2015 Posts: 143

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The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Since our last post NBA and NHL champions were crowned, both trailed 2-1 in their championship rounds

First Quarter: NBA Finals/Stanley Cup Finals

NBA
1. Golden State defeated Cleveland in game six last night to win their first NBA Finals in 39 years
2. Finals MVP was Andre Iguodola
NHL
3. Chicago on Tuesday night beat Tampa Bay to win their third cup in the last six seasons
4. Duncan Keith was named Conn Smythe (playoff MVP) winner

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Rays (36-30) @ Nationals (34-31), 6:05 pm
3. 4Q Game of the Day: Rangers (35-30) @ Dodgers (37-28), 9:10 pm
4. 4Q Non-suggested Game of the Day: Padres (32-35) @ Athletics (28-39), 9:05 pm

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. College World Series bracket
2. Today’s elimination game: Florida v. Miami (FL), 7 pm
3. Bracket one standings: Virginia (2-0), Florida (1-1), Miami (FL) (1-1), Arkansas (0-2)
4. Bracket two standings: Vanderbilt (2-0), TCU (1-1), LSU (1-1), Cal State Fullerton (0-2)

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. Best hackers in baseball
2. USWNT attacking depth
3. Hey a football link!
4. Lefties time?

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2015 Posts: 117

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


RIP Oscar Taveras.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1. MLB scoreboard & World Series schedule
2. World Series Game 6 (SF 3-2): San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7 pm/FOX
3. Off day with the series heading back to Kansas City
4. Game 6 starters: Jake Peavy v. Yordano Ventura

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: 1. Mississippi State (7-0, 4-0 SEC), 2. Florida State Seminoles (7-0, 4-0 ACC), 3. Marshall Thundering Herd (8-0, 4-0 CUSA) 4. Oregon (7-1, 4-1 PAC-12)
2. Surprise Team(s) of the Weekend – Illinois beating Minnesota 28-24, Gophers were 3-0 in B1G while Illini were 0-3
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – Texas Tech losing TCU 82-27
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Mississippi State (7-0) 2. Florida State (7-0) 3. Michigan State (7-1) 4. Oregon (7-1) 5. Kansas State (6-1)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: Washington R_______ (2-5) @ Dallas Cowboys (6-1), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win – Lions 22-21 over Falcons in London, Detroit trailed 21-0
3. Worst Loss – Colts loss 51-34 at the Steelers
4. Surprise of the Weekend – Patriots beating the Bears 51-23

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: New era for NBA Countdown
2. Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras killed in a car wreck Sunday in the Dominican Republic
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 9
4. How the Giants took a 3-2 lead, by Jonah Keri

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2014 Posts: 204

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


Mike Moustakas catch on the 11 year anniversary of another famous play in Chicago. Royals one win from the World Series.

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) ALCS Game 4 (KC 3-0): Baltimore Orioles @ Kansas City Royals, 3 pm/TBS
3) NLCS Game 4 (SF 2-1): St. Louis Cardinals @ San Francisco Giants, 7 pm/FS1
4) Postseason schedule

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Boston Bruins (1-3-0, 2 pts) @ Detroit Red Wings (1-1-0, 2 pts), 6:30 pm
3) Calgary Flames (2-2-0, 4 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (2-0-0, 4 pts), 7 pm
4) Edmonton Oilers (0-2-1, 1 pt) @ Phoenix Coyotes (1-1-0, 2 pts), 9:30 pm

Third Quarter: MLS

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Supporters Shield standings: t1. Seattle Sounders/LA Galaxy 60 pts 3 D.C. United 55 pts 4. Real Salt Lake 52 pts
3) Top 5 East: 1. D.C. United* 55 pts 2. New England Revolution* 49 pts 3. Sporting Kansas City* 49 pts 4. New York Red Bull* 47 pts 5. Columbus Crew 46 pts
4) Top 5 West: 1. Seattle Sounders* 60 pts 2. LA Galaxy* 60 pts 3. Real Salt Lake* 52 pts 4. FC Dallas* 51 pts 5. Vancouver Whitecaps 46 pts
* = clinched playoff berth

Fourth Quarter:  Midweek Links

1) Stewart Mandel’s mailbag 10/15
2) College football midterms
3) New concerns with concussions?
4) Royals are one win from the World Series

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2014 Posts: 196

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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After a rain out Monday, the O’s and Royals resume the ALCS tonight at Kauffman Stadium where the crown has returned. Photo by Kansas City Royals twitter account

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Dodgers make a big front office hire today
3) SOE story on Mike Jirschele’s journey
4) Three days of doubleheaders? YES!

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: Best chance at the playoff?
2) Well well Florida State has to do another investigation
3) Mike Slive to retire and a Q&A with Larry Scott
4) Matt Hinton puts a bow on week 7: How Mississippi State rose up to number one

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Ranking the non-playoff teams
2) Week six observations
3) In today’s No Fun League news
4) Fan arrest

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Media Circus: Keith Olbermann part two
2) MLS scoreboard and NHL scoreboard
3) 33 crazy NBA season predictions
4) Guide for beating the Royals outfield

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2014 Posts: 195

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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Kolton Wong’s jersey after it got ripped off following his walkoff home run in game two against San Francisco. Photo by MLB PR twitter

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1. MLB scoreboard & Postseason schedule
2. ALCS Game 3 (KC 2-0): Baltimore Orioles @ Kansas City Royals, 7 pm/TBS
3. NLCS Game 2: San Francisco Giants 4 @ St. Louis Cardinals 5, Series Tied 1-1
4. Look for tonight’s ALCS game to be PPD while the NLCS goes to San Francisco starting tomorrow

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: 1. Mississippi State (6-0, 3-0 SEC), 2. Ole Miss Rebels (6-0, 3-0 SEC), 3. Florida State (6-0, 4-0 ACC), 4. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-0)
2. Surprise Team(s) of the Weekend – Ole Miss and Mississippi State (again)
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – 9 TCU losing 61-58 at 5 Baylor after leading 58-37
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Mississippi State (6-0) 2. Mississippi (6-0) 3. Baylor (6-0) 4. Florida State (6-0)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: San Francisco 49ers (3-2) @ St. Louis Rams (1-3), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win – Cowboys winning 30-23 at the Seahawks in Seattle
3. Worst Loss – Buccaneers lose 48-17 and trailed the Ravens 38-0 at half in Tampa
4. Surprise of the Weekend – Panthers and Bengals playing to a 37-37 tie in Cincinnati

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Keith Olbermann
2. Explaining the Kansas City Royals offensive explosion
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 7
4. Landon Donovan’s curtain call

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2014 Posts: 194

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Todd Gurley won’t be playing this weekend of for the foreseeable future

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Weather permitting the ALCS begins tonight
3) ALCS: Kansas City Royals @ Baltimore Orioles, 7 pm/TBS
4) NLCS (Saturday): San Francisco Giants @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7 pm/FOX

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) 2 Auburn Tigers (5-0, 2-0 SEC) @ 3 Mississippi State Bulldogs (5-0, 2-0 SEC), 2:30 pm/CBS
3) 9 TCU Horned Frogs (4-0, 1-0 Big XII) @ 5 Baylor Bears (5-0, 2-0 Big XII), 2:30 pm/ABC or ESPN2
4) 12 Oregon Ducks (4-1, 1-1 PAC-12) @ 18 UCLA Bruins (4-1, 1-1 PAC-12), 2:30 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: NFL Week 6 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: New England Patriots (3-2) @ Buffalo Bills (3-2), Noon/FOX
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: Dallas Cowboys (4-1) @ Seattle Seahawks (3-1), 3:25 pm/FOX
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Jacksonville Jaguars (0-5) @ Tennessee Titans (1-4), Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Scoreboards: MLS and NHL
2) The news gets worst for Adrian Peterson however not smart on his part
3) Todd Gurley suspended by Georgia
4) Super Bowl act lined up?

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

2014 Posts: 193