The Shoes That Won Last Night: Rooney, Ronaldo, and Teixeira Shine, Mike Leake Pitches Shutout

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Cristiano Ronaldo

In Tuesday’s The Shoes That Won Last Night, some of soccer’s top names were in action and several MLB players had big games. In the UEFA Champions League, Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Alex Teixeira helped to lead their squads to wins, while newcomer David Alaba also impressed.

Meanwhile, on the MLB diamond, Cincinnati pitcher Mike Leake went eight innings without allowing a single run as the Reds picked up a 10-0 win. Around the league, Angel Pagan and Matt Kemp were both perfect from the plate on Tuesday night. Continue on to find out who else excelled in last night’s events.

Riley Jones is a freelance writer from Charlottesville, VA and contributor to Sneaker Report. With an unshakable affinity for basketball and all things ’90s, he can be found on Twitter @rchrstphr.

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