Strikeouts, a major league record, by the Yankees and the Cubs combined in their 18-inning game on Sunday night. New York whiffed 22 times and Chicago 26 times, and 25 of the 30 players who had an at bat for the two teams fanned at least once. The Yankees won 5--4 to sweep the three-game series at Wrigley Field.
Asking price of a six-piece sectional couch that was the last item remaining last Saturday from a two-day garage sale in Green Bay held by former Packers running back Eddie Lacy, who signed with the Seahawks this off-season. Lacy donated 100% of the money to charity.
Shelter animals whose adoption fees were paid for by Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith, a longtime Raven, and his wife, Chanel, at Sunday's Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter event, Pawject Runway. The Smiths also made an undisclosed donation to BARCS.
THEY SAID IT
"MAYBE THE GUYS DIDN'T KNOW THEIR GOALTENDER WAS COMING [OUT]."
Rangers coach, suggesting his team didn't realize Ottawa had pulled its goalie in Game 5, leading New York to give up a late, six-on-five goal for the third time in the playoffs.
SIGN OF THE APOCALYPSE
Jay Paterno, Joe's son and an assistant coach during the Sandusky era, was elected to the Penn State Board of Trustees.