Breaking down Open’s brutal 1st round
Spieth’s issues cropped up first, with a triple bogey on the par-3 11th, the group’s second hole of the day.
The three-time major champion was already 1-over after a three-putt at the 10th, then found himself in the bunker off the tee. And that’s when Spieth got a lesson on the razor thin margins around Shinnecock Hills.
After skipping his bunker shot over the green – I thought it was a Packers Cheap Jerseys perfect shot when I hit it, he said to caddie Michael Greller – it took three more shots to get on the putting surface before salvaging a six.
One hole later, it was Mickelson’s turn for a harsh lesson after missing in the fescue that surrounds the 12th green.
And what does Jets coach Todd Bowles think about Mitchell’s McGuire-Tomlinson comparison?
I think old-school players and old-school coaches compare new-school guys to old-school guys, Bowles said. And that’s what he did. I never coached LaDainian. I know he’s legendary. And we’ll see what Eli does. Eli is a good athlete. That’s a lot to live up to. But he doesn’t have to live up to being LaDainian. He just have to live up to being Eli.
It didn’t matter that some of the ex-Eagles back in town were released, like Curry and tight end Brent Celek; traded, like Smith; or simply signed elsewhere, like Allen, Robinson, Blount and Burton.
A late arriver was Blount, who has since signed with the Lions. The running back might’ve been the best-dressed, donning a colorful suit and sparkly silver shoes.
It’s a great feeling, Blount said. I havent seen a lot of them in a while. I’m excited.
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In the third inning, Torres, just 21 years old, hit a solo shot to cut the Mets’ lead to 3-1.
It wasn’t just his 11th home run of the season. It was his 11th home run from the No. 9 spot a place where manager Aaron Boone has hit him in 32 of 41 games this season.
Torres also became the youngest Yankees player to homer against Wholesale Jerseys the Mets and the fastest second baseman to reach 11 career home runs.
Not to be outdone, fellow rookie third baseman Miguel Andujar rocked a two-run shot that tied the game at 3-all in the sixth inning before Aaron Judge’s eighth-inning solo shot gave them the lead for good.