Edward O'Brien

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Minnesota Twins: 2 Lessons Learned from the Baltimore Orioles Series

The second series against the Baltimore Orioles might be the weirdest one to date. The Minnesota Twins built a 6-0 lead in Game 1, but the bullpen—the team’s strength all season—gave it away. Vance Worley relinquished a 3-0 lead to Baltimore in Game 2 <i>and got his first win</i> in an 8-5 victory. In the …

Curiosity as Te'o set to meet Chargers teammates

Rookie linebacker Manti Te'o will get tested as Chargers open full-squad practices Monday<p>SAN DIEGO — When the San Diego Chargers convene Monday for their first full-squad practices since the draft — and their choice of linebacker Manti Te'o — new coach Mike McCoy won't issue any special …

The 7 Biggest Takeaways from Patriots Rookie Minicamp

Rookie mini camp gives fans a chance to get their first look at the newest additions to the New England Patriots, and though there isn't a wealth of information disclosed, we can certainly start to get a sense of what kind of players the Pats picked.<p>It also gives the media their first chance to …

Nebraska Football Recruiting: Why Early Commitment Trend Hurts Huskers

The Nebraska Cornhuskers’ 2014 recruiting class is off to a slow start. No surprise.<p>As ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg points out, the Big Red’s 2014 class currently falls well behind their primary Big Ten competition. Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State, Ohio State and Northwestern all have tallied at …

Bradley Wiggins disappointed at his start in Giro d'Italia

Sir Bradley Wiggins admits his Giro d'Italia challenge has got off to a "disappointing" first week as he sits 76 seconds off the lead after the first …

Spurs go cold in final minutes of Game 4 loss to Warriors

Manu Ginobili and the San Antonio Spurs went cold in the end of regulation and for the entirety of overtime in a 97-87 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Sunday.<p>Two field goals and five total points were all the San Antonio Spurs could muster in the final eight minutes of their Game 4 loss to the …

Which NFL rookies will have the biggest impact?

Some teams won't have to wait long to reap the rewards of the 2013 draft.<p>At this time of year, every first round pick in the NFL Draft looks the part. Quotes from coaches at rookie minicamps are positive. All the talk is about how bright the future of a certain player is.<p>In a few months, those …