Sunday win at I-37 goes to Minten

first_imgBy J.M. HallasPLEASANTON, Texas (April 22) – Talon Minten outlasted the field to take home Sunday’s IMCA Modified main event at I-37 Speedway.Minten got the lead from early point man Chris Morris, who drives with only hand controls, then outpaced the remaining field for the win.“We had a good car,” said Minten. “With the wrecks and cautions I’m glad I started up front and stayed clear of it all. The track wasn’t too bad for our feature, I felt like the top line was dominant so whoever got up there first would likely stay out front.”Dillon Tindall was second and Morris ended his night in third.The scheduled Saturday show at Pleasanton was rescheduled because of inclement weather and wet pit conditions.last_img

MLB trade rumors: Madison Bumgarner says, ‘I’m the same guy I was in 2014’

first_imgIn fact, the Yankees, one of the teams that has reportedly checked in about acquiring Bumgarner, are rumored to be having internal discussions about Bumgarner’s true value, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. The 29-year-old Bumgarner has heard the rumors he’s not the same pitcher he was a few years ago. But he told The Athletic he feels the same. Related News “I’m the same guy I was in 2014, contrary to popular belief,” Bumgarner said. “I know that gets said a lot, ‘Oh, he’s not the same guy he used to be.’ That’s just wrong. Numbers are what they are right now, but let’s just wait to the end of the season, and we’ll check. Maybe they won’t be there and maybe they will.“All I know is, the last two years, the stuff was a little different rushing back from two injuries. Now? How I feel is the same. My stuff is the same.” Will Yankees land front-line starters like Max Scherzer, Trevor Bauer? ‘We’ll see,’ Brian Cashman says The Giants are widely expected to trade longtime ace Madison Bumgarner this summer, yet one question looms large.Which Bumgarner will the other team get — the seemingly invincible left-hander who carried the Giants to the World Series title in 2014, or the pitcher who has a career-high 4.21 ERA this season?center_img MLB trade rumors: Yankees targeting 4 big names on pitching market The Twins have reportedly shown “strong interest” in Bumgarner, according to USA Today.According to Fox Sports, eight teams are on Bumgarner’s “no-trade” list: the Yankees, Braves, Red Sox, Cubs, Astros, Brewers, Phillies and Cardinals. That doesn’t necessarily mean he does not want to play for those teams, but he would have to approve a trade to one of those destinations.Bumgarner, who will earn $12 million in 2019, is a free agent after this season.last_img read more