BOLD Sports: Episode 48

Episode 2674 · August 24th, 2018 · 1 hr 33 mins

About this Episode

Matt and Steve are talking about this week in sports updates, including:

  • The Riverhounds had a Nil-Nil draw with the Charlotte Independence.
  • Goaltending and defense kept the Riverhounds in the game.
  • Good news, there are no real lowlights but there weren't a lot of highlights to speak of.
  • The Riverhounds took on the Tampa Bay Rowdies.
  • Brandt Sneaker won the PGA Wyndham Championship with a -21 for the tournament.
  • Brandt started the PGA Wyndham Championship with that magical 59.
  • He started with a bogey and finishing with a 20 ft birdie on hole 18 for 11 under par in round one.
  • This week the PGA Tour heads to Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus NJ for the Northern Trust Open.
  • All the big names are in for the Northern Trust Open as it is a FedEx Cup Playoff tournament.
  • Sister Mary Jo is a curveball sleeper.
  • Big Al hits dingers.
  • WPIAL Football starts.
  • Cutch put on waivers.
  • Pirates dropped 2 of 4 to the Cubs and 2 to the Braves.
  • Pirates offense has come to a halt it seems like, and the defense has opened up some hole.
  • It's time to bring up some guys in the minors and see what they have.
  • The Boston Red Sox had a bit of skid, but are still 8.5 games ahead of the Yankees in the AL East.
  • The Indians are 13 games up in the AL Central.
  • The A’s and Astros are tied in the AL West.
  • In the NL, the Braves are 1.5 games up in the Phillies in the east.
  • The Cubs are 2.5 games up on the Brewers.
  • The Diamondbacks are .5 games up on the Rockies.
  • NCAA Football starts.
  • NCAA Football has already seen lots of warm up games, with very few actual competitive match ups.
  • Pitt's Kenny Pickett is named starter for the season in his Sophomore year.
  • WVU Football QB, Will Grier, has already been named as a first team All-American.
  • Kenny Pickett is a Heisman hopeful for this season.
  • PSU QB, Trace McSorley, was named second team All-American.
  • McSorley could also be in the Heisman hunt.
  • In Steelers news, Ben will play week 3 of pre-season.
  • It looks as though the Steelers will be playing AB and all starters for at least the 1st quarter for pre-season games.
  • The 3rd pre-season game is the one that is used as real game prep and game plan analysis.
  • Please don't get hurt!

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