Ohio State center Billy Price, the 21st pick in the draft, enters the fall as an immediate starter along a rebuilt line featuring Cordy Glenn at left tackle. He’s tasked with keeping Dalton comfortable and paving the way for Joe Mixon on the ground.
The Cleveland Browns’ 2018 draft class is all over the place in terms of goals it must accomplish—just as general manager John Dorsey planned it.
Top pick Baker Mayfield will see plenty of jerseys in the stands at home games and hear chants for his name wherever the team travels. But the Browns seem ready to take a measured approach, install an offense around veteran Tyrod Taylor and let it run until the wheels fall off.
The Auburn product has every-down traits after rushing for 1,320 yards and 17 scores in the SEC. While he didn’t receive a ton of first-round hype on the path to the draft, it all goes out the window now as Johnson should have the keys to the entire backfield while fending off guys like Abdullah and LeGarrette Blount.
The primary goal here isn’t hard to see: provide the offense balance while finally getting it going on the ground again.
The Yankees took a 2-0 lead in the second inning on a bases-loaded infield single by Ronald Torreyes and a sacrifice fly by Gleyber Torres.
The lead swelled to 3-0 in the third when Didi Gregorius hit a one-out double and scored on a two-out hit by Neil Walker.
Tanaka cruised through six innings allowing just three baserunners, singles in the second, third and fifth innings.
Yankees No. 1 pitching prospect Justus Sheffield was promoted from Double-A Trenton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The lefty, who turns 22 on May 13, was 1-2 with a 2.25 ERA in five Eastern League starts this season. In his last outing, he pitched a three-hit Cheap Discount Jerseys shutout over six innings with nine strikeouts in a no-decision at Portland on May 1.
Brett Gardner, who played center with Aaron Hicks resting, was Cheap College Basketball Jerseys 0-for-5 with a strikeout. He’s 5-for-50 in his last 14 games, 13 of them starts.