Coffee Companion -- 7/19: O's pitchers get shelled by Red Sox
By By Matt Vensel
Jul 19, 2011 | 9:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
12. Alex Ovechkin "was shocked" -- in a good way -- by the Capitals' flurry of offseason moves [Capitals Insider]
You said it:
"This is a great sports town and I think people are starved to watch a winner; a team folks feel they can pull for. After the depressing reality of another O's season gone into the crapper, folks were excited about the possibility of world cup championship. I think that was reflected in the size of the viewing crowd around town." -- reader johnthebodiless2000 gives his take on why Baltimore had the best ratings in the U.S. during the Women's World Cup final
Video of the morning:
This backwards penalty kick was entertaining, but I have no idea how it actually worked [Via Dirty Tackle]
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