Sports: Friday, October 9, 2020
9 October 2020 Sports
MLB Playoff Scoreboard, Bears Nip Bucs, College Football Sked
In the MLB Playoffs yesterday:
The Braves blanked the Marlins 7-0 to advance to the NLCS
The Dodgers eliminated the Padres 12-3 to move on to the NLCS
The Astros advance to the ALCS after an 11-6 win over the A’s
And the Yankees stayed alive by beating the Rays 5-1. That ALDS is tied at 2-2. The deciding Game 5 of that series is tonight at 7:10.
Down 13-0, the Chicago Bears got a game-winning field goal from Cairo Santos with 1:18 left to play and beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-19 in the NFL Thursday Night game. Bears QB Nick Foles outdueled the Bucs Tom Brady by going 30-of-42 for 243 yards and a touchdown. The Bears improve to 4-1,while the Bucs fall to 3-2.
This Sunday in the NFL:
Washington hosts the Rams at 1. The WFT will start Kyle Allen at QB, who replaces the benched Dwayne Haskins.
The Ravens host the Bengals Sunday at 1.
At the French Open Tennis tournament, American Sofia Kenin will play in the women’s final tomorrow. On the men’s side, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will play in separate semi-final matches today.
And in college football tomorrow:
#19 Virginia Tech travels to #8 UNC at noon
Virginia entertains NC State at noon
WVU has the weekend off