Welcome to the latest edition of The Victory Formation.
I hope everyone enjoyed Father's Day yesterday. It's a nice opportunity to go out and bond with your family. Some might say, baseball is the best sport to bring your kid along to, like a legendary mythos commemorating and celebrating it.
The logo below is the reason why today is a holiday in the Philippines. It is hoped that my fellow Filipinos who will stumble into this will understand the reason why it's a holiday and value him and his contributions.
The Packers finally get their Super Bowl ring. (c/o New York Daily News)
David Tyree is not comfortable with gay marriage. (c/o Slate)
The Rookie Wage Scale is not an obstacle, I think. (c/o USA Today)
I wonder how will Chad Pennington get hurt in his new digs. (c/o Sportsrageous)
Florida Marlins defrosting Jack McKeon. (c/o Bloomberg)
Phil Hughes has begun the load road back to the big leagues. (c/o Hardball Talk)
This definitely puts them out of the Kyrie Irving sweepstakes. (c/o Washington Post)
First casualty of the impending NBA Lockout. (c/o Peachtree Hoops)
The Green Room peeps have been determined. (c/o HoopsWorld)
Will there be a resolution to the lockout? I hope so... (c/o SB Nation)
There is a Shaq sex tape? (c/o SportsGrid)
A kiss definitely calms the nerves. (c/o Ottawa Citizen)
Sometimes, the best deals are the ones that are not made. (c/o NESN)
Yeo, yes yes Yeo. (c/o Minneapolis Star-Tribune)
A Storm is coming to a Knightro near you. (c/o Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Two more years of the Pistol for the Wolf Pack. (c/o Kansas City Star)
Do you want a mascot patrolling The Big House? (c/o Lost Lettermen)
Our prayers are with Brandon Wimberly. (c/o Reno Gazette-Journal)
Dana Holgorsen gets his crack on the job, much earlier that what he thought. (c/o Mountain Statesman)
Yes, the best way to enact change is to hit them where it hurts, on their pockets. (c/o Grand Forks Herald)
The hearse becomes the court. Lucky USS Carl Vinson. (c/o Twackle)
Rory McIlroy just smashed a Tiger record. (c/o Scottish Daily Record) I only just knew today that Jason Day (who finished second to Rory) has Filipino heritage.
The 2012 Ryder Cup is in Chicago. That means it needs the presence of Barry O. (c/o New York Times' On Par)
So Lewis, you think you can handle NASCAR? (c/o Detroit Free Press)
U-S-A!!!! A chance to correct a wrong against Panama secured. (c/o The Shin Guardian)
We bid Michael Ballack adieu. (c/o Soccer Central PH)
Wimbledon starts today, but the most awaited match is supposed to be on Tuesday. (c/o 10sBalls)
Since it is Wimbledon, it provides me the license to post Ana Ivanovic again.