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If this is the new Touki Toussaint, the Braves will be just fine – sportstalkatl.com

If this is the new Touki Toussaint, the Braves will be just fine Braves Thursday night’s rubber match featured a battle of youngsters. Touki Toussaint took the mound for the Braves against the highly-touted fireballer, Nate Braves, Featured, Touki Toussaint

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Thursday night’s rubber match featured a battle of youngsters. Touki Toussaint took the mound for the Braves against the highly-touted fireballer, Nate Pearson, for the Blue Jays.
Pearson entered 2020 as the #7 overall prospect in baseball, according to Baseball America, and his 100 MPH fastball was too much for the Nationals to handle in his first major-league start. However, it was Toussaint’s curveball and improved splitter that stole the show on Thursday night.
Toussaint began the game wit…

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Big-game reputation growing, Walker Buehler keeps Dodgers’ focus on winning a ring – Yahoo Sports

Walker Buehler keeps putting up dominant outings in huge postseason moments. But the 26-year-old ace is not saying anything until the Dodgers take the final step….

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By late Friday night, only 15 or 20 minutes after theyd put an end-to-end game on the Tampa Bay Rays, Los Angeles Dodgers players and their manager took their turns in the chair that faced the camera and the questions about their two-games-to-one lead in the World Series.
First Mookie Betts, then Austin Barnes, then Justin Turner, then Walker Buehler, then Dave Roberts.
Betts pushed his cap back on his head in a moment of ease before squaring it. Barnes, the backup who catches the best of the staff…

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Graham Mertz rewrites Wisconsin football record book in debut as starter – ESPN

Graham Mertz, a redshirt freshman named the starter after Jack Coan was injured in practice, broke the Wisconsin program record for completion percentage in a 45-7…

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Wisconsin Badgers quarterback Graham Mertz broke the program record for completion percentage in a game on Friday, completing 20 of 21 passes for 248 yards and five touchdowns in the Badgers’ 45-7 win over visiting Illinois in Madison.
“It was definitely fun,” Mertz said afterward. “I owe it to Coach

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Wisconsin vs. Illinois score: Graham Mertz has breakout performance as No. 14 Badgers roll in Big Ten opener – CBSSports.com

The redshirt freshman Mertz threw five touchdown passes as Wisconsin exacted revenge for last season’s upset

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A year after squandering a 13-point second-half lead to Illinois in a stunning loss last season, No. 14 Wisconsin secured revenge in convincing fashion with a 45-7 victory over the Fighting Illini on Friday night in the first Big Ten football game of the season. Led by a nearly perfect effort from redshirt freshman quarterback Graham Mertz, the Badgers dominated the game in all facets.
Mertz tied a school record by completing 17 straight passes as he became the first Wisconsin freshman to start…

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