Pitching usually seems to be the biggest aspect of playoff baseball. Last night, some bats awoke as the Los Angeles Dodgers scored six runs and the Detroit Tigers scored seven runs in their respective wins. Clutch hits are a part of the game and power was on full display. Adrian Gonzalez hit two home runs for the Dodgers in their victory as they staved off elimination. Miguel Cabrera powered through injury to have a few big hits in the Detroit Tigers’ 7-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox to tie the ALCS series at 2.
Every now and then during the NBA preseason, we get reminded that the NBA is back. Derrick Rose reminded us today with a 22-point performance that had fans on their feet. Expect a fantastic comeback from Rose this season as he returns from knee problems. Here are The Shoes That Won Last Night.
Rafael Canton is a freelance writer from Queens, NY and contributor to Sneaker Report. Anytime there is a conversation about the NBA, music, or nutella, he can be found in the thick of the discussion. He can be found on Twitter @RafelitoC7.