Ronald Acuna Jr has been a homerun machine in the past three games for the Atlanta Braves. Wednesday night Acuna’s hot streak came to an end after Florida Marlins pitcher Jose Urena hit Acuna Jr with a 97mph fastball on the very first pitch of the game. Acuna would stay in the game and eventually had to leave. Jose Urena was ejected and is lucky that he did not get a chance to faceoff against the Atlanta Braves pitching staff.
The showdown at the Tekken 7 Grand Finals was amazing as Sun-Woong “LowHigh” Yoon became the new champion by defeating Byung-moon “Qudans” 3-0 in the second set of the Grand Finals Thriller.
Aaron Nola had six strikeouts only giving up four hits after eight innings but it was all for nothing as the Boston Redsox defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1. The Redsox secured the win in the bottom of the 13th inning with a walk off double that brought in Eduardo Nunez.
Saquon Barkley signed a four-year $31.2 million dollar rookie contract according to ESPN. The deal also immediately pays out $15million, a huge chunk negotiated by his agent Kim Miale. Barkley is the first of the top four picks in this year’s NFL draft to sign his rookie contract, The number one overall pick quarterback Baker Mayfield Remains unsigned.Barkley signed his deal on the first practice of the summer Monday. Photo Credit Frank Franklin
Julian Alaphlippe wins the first mountain leg of this Tour De France. Allaphilippe, won the 98.5 mile ride from lake Annecy which climbs over major alpine passes in around 41/2 hours.Olympic champion Van Avermaet took a early lead and held on to increase his lead over Geraint Thomas, s Sky teammate of defending champion Chris Froome to 2minutes 22 seconds. Photo Credit: Jeff Pachoud