Culp acknowledges it could be the family’s last parade in Oakland, since the Warriors plan to move to San Francisco next year.
It’s sad to see a big part of our city move away, she said. Not going to want to travel over the bridge to see them, but we will.
Quick notes: Blake Snell had to have locked up a spot on the All-Star team with another gem on Sunday, holding the Astros to one run and four hits with 10 K’s over 7 1/3 innings. He lowered his ERA to 2.24, and since May 18, he has a 1.43 ERA and .157 average allowed. Wow.
It was Canada Day, and Canadian James Paxton started for the Mariners on James Paxton bobblehead day (the bobblehead featured an eagle on Paxton’s shoulder to commemorate Opening Day, when an eagle landed on his shoulder). All Paxton did was toss eight scoreless innings with 11 strikeouts (all swinging) in a 1-0 victory for the Mariners, their seventh straight win and 26th by one run (tying the mark for most ever through 85 games). Yes, Edwin Diaz closed it out, striking out the side for his 32nd save.
The six-year guard is coming off a season in which he averaged career highs in points (15.7), rebounds (5.0), assists (4.1) and steals (1.0) per contest, as well as shooting Tarik Cohen Jersey percentage (45.2) and 3-point shooting percentage (37.0). Mannix detailed the deal as follows:
ESPN’s Chris Haynes later added that the contract would be for four years and $54 million, with a player option on the fourth year.
Earlier on Saturday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that strong momentum had developed between the two parties in an effort to reach a new contract. The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor added that an agreement between Denver and Barton http://www.officialbuffalosabres.com/Adidas-Zemgus-Girgensons-Jersey would impact the free agency plans of Indiana, who are reportedly interested in the 6-foot-6 guard’s services. Should Barton no longer be available, Wojnarowski tweets that the Pacers could shift their attention to Doug McDermott or Joe Harris.
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