PLAYING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLAYING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep girls’ soccer: Diabetes can’t slow down Darts star http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58398906-190/dunn-ireland-diabetes-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58398906-190/dunn-ireland-diabetes-game.html.csp">Prep girls’ soccer: Diabetes can’t slow down Darts star</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:27.173-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kaysville • As a young girl, Davis High soccer star Ireland Dunn knew something was wrong. She had to use the bathroom every 20 minutes or so. Her throat was dry and she often felt tired and hot, none of which made playing her favorite sport easy. “When she was just 10 years old, she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes,” explained Ireland’s father Rick. “Her life, as she knew it, would never be the same with doctor visits, blood sampling and countless needles on a daily basis, along with emotiona...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398906@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:27 MDT Utah Jazz: Lindsey values World Cup experience for his players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385524-77/jazz-lindsey-cup-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385524-77/jazz-lindsey-cup-players.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Lindsey values World Cup experience for his players</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T23:18:05.687-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For Dennis Lindsey, the talk with his prized rookie was an enlightening one. The general manager — the man who makes personnel decisions for the Utah Jazz — recently returned from Spain, where he and his assistant GM Justin Zanik watched FIBA World Cup play and the multiple guys the Jazz have participating. There, Lindsey sat down with lottery pick Dante Exum, the 6-foot-6 point guard who is playing for the Australian National Team. They spoke about diet, and his role off the bench. They spoke ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58385524@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:18:05 MDT Comic Con: ‘Arrow’ actor Stephen Amell woos audience with wit, charm http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58382353-223/role-arrow-actor-amell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58382353-223/role-arrow-actor-amell.html.csp">Comic Con: ‘Arrow’ actor Stephen Amell woos audience with wit, charm</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T17:07:01.634-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 05:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The star of the CW’s “Arrow” didn’t think he’d ever end up playing a superhero. The actor, who started his career playing a spinning instructor on “Queer as Folk” and moved on to “NCIS: Los Angeles,” “Hung” and “Private Practice” hadn’t even heard of the show when his cousin called him up and said he needed to try out for the role. Amell read for a small handful of people at the audition, and he was asked to step outside for a few minutes. When he returned, the crowd had nearly quadrupled. “It w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58382353@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 17:07:01 MDT Spain, U.S. look like favorites at basketball worlds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378087-77/spain-team-americans-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378087-77/spain-team-americans-group.html.csp">Spain, U.S. look like favorites at basketball worlds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.013-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bilbao, Spain • They set out in different directions, with every reason to believe they are headed for the same destination. The U.S. and Spain, who have met in the last two Olympic gold-medal games, have been the class of the Basketball World Cup. A matchup that was an expectation coming into the tournament seems closer to a guarantee when watching them now. Both went 5-0 and were hardly challenged in group play, Spain powering past what was considered a difficult pool and the U.S. sweeping thr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780872014-09-05T23:22:35.013-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.013-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378087@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT Saborio’s status, Jaime’s integration, TFC shake-up, more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58378970-49/cassar-team-saborio-rsl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58378970-49/cassar-team-saborio-rsl.html.csp">Saborio’s status, Jaime’s integration, TFC shake-up, more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T00:12:44.326-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Sandy • No other team in Major League Soccer will be on the receiving end of a significant offensive boost this late in the season like Real Salt Lake. With the transfer window now closed and the league’s trade deadline upcoming on Sept. 15, clubs still have the ability to change the configuration of their groups. But RSL won’t have to clear cap space or shake up its roster. It has one Designated Players working his way back from a significant injury and another Designated Pla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378970@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:12:44 MDT Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp">Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:30.908-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former New York Knick and Senator Bill Bradley is one. USC AD Pat Haden is one. Bill Clinton is one of the most famous ones. There’s a long, arduous vetting process ahead, but political science major Parker Erickson hopes to be one of the next Rhodes Scholars, one of 32 students nationwide and 83 in the world selected to pursue their postgraduate education at Oxford. He’s just got to work around football practice. “It’s been quite a bit to do,” Erickson said, understating a schedule that occupie...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58368641@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:30 MDT Soccer: Utahns Bogus, Reed prep for NWSL title match http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58354988-77/bogus-reed-league-nwsl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58354988-77/bogus-reed-league-nwsl.html.csp">Soccer: Utahns Bogus, Reed prep for NWSL title match</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Christopher Kamrani The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:32.753-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">That familiar ding of an email woke Elli Reed one morning while back home in Park City. Still a bit starry-eyed, she grabbed her phone and read the news that every U.S.-based female professional soccer player eventually read. The Women’s Professional Soccer league was folding. The Park City High School product and former University of Portland star grabbed a soccer ball went to the nearest soccer field and starting practicing on her own. “I was just trying to play,” Reed said. “I remember that d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58354988@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:32 MDT Winston, champ FSU open at site of next title game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351704-77/winston-college-game-title.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351704-77/winston-college-game-title.html.csp">Winston, champ FSU open at site of next title game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCHUYLER DIXON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:27:26.444-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arlington, Texas • Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is leading quarterback Jameis Winston into a new season in another NFL stadium, under very different circumstances. Winston is the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, not a freshman playing his first college game. And the Seminoles are the top-ranked defending national champions playing on the same field where the 2014 title winner will be crowned in the first year of the new playoff format. Fisher says it’s “good for college football” to have a sh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583517042014-08-29T23:27:26.444-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T23:27:26.444-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351704@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:26 MDT Sean P. Means: Real or Real — The ups and downs of video-game sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335478-223/game-real-rsl-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335478-223/game-real-rsl-games.html.csp">Sean P. Means: Real or Real — The ups and downs of video-game sports</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T11:24:48.987-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s a scoop you won’t read anywhere else: The coach of Real Salt Lake is about to get fired. No, not Jeff Cassar, the coach of the real Real Salt Lake team. Cassar’s job is secure — or as secure as any coaching job in professional sports — because RSL is right now near the top of the table in the Western Conference of Major League Soccer. I’m talking about Sean Means, the hapless manager of the Real Salt Lake team on my FIFA 13 video game. That guy’s in big trouble, because his version of RS...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335478@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:24:48 MDT Aggies to face sold out crowd in Tennessee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58350999-55/sold-state-aggies-crowd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58350999-55/sold-state-aggies-crowd.html.csp">Aggies to face sold out crowd in Tennessee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T06:14:02.459-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 06:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State's football players and coaches said this week they don't think they will be affected by Tennessee's loud crowd. But that might be easier said than done. The Vols have sold out their opener for the first time since 2007. Neyland Stadium has a capacity of 102,455, making it the fourth largest college stadium behind Michigan (109,901), Penn State (106,572) and Ohio State (104,851). The Aggies' biggest concern is communication along the offensive line, but Kevin Whimpey believes the team ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58350999@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:14:02 MDT Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football safety http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58347421-77/football-parents-playing-curtin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58347421-77/football-parents-playing-curtin.html.csp">Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football safety</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KURT VOIGT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Parents are worried about their children playing football, but most haven’t decided to keep their kids from putting on a helmet and stepping onto the field. According to an Associated Press-GfK poll, nearly half of parents said they’re not comfortable letting their child play football amid growing uncertainty about the long-term impact of concussions. In the poll, 44 percent of parents weren’t comfortable with their child playing football. The same percentage was uncomfortable with ice hockey, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583474212014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347421@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT TribSports podcast: How strong should a college team’s schedule be? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58335819-77/podcast-download-itunes-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58335819-77/podcast-download-itunes-team.html.csp">TribSports podcast: How strong should a college team’s schedule be?</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:17.013-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The college football season is about to kick off, so the question arises: Is there value in playing a lesser opponent? The team of Aaron Falk, Ben Raskin and Kevin Winters Morriss discuss that question in light of the University of Utah opening at home against Idaho State. What are the advantages and disadvantages of power conference teams playing lesser opponents? The Tribune team also talks about the Utah Jazz. Download the podcast here. The TribSports Radio podcast is recorded each Monday and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335819@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:17 MDT Prep football preview: Monument Valley Cougars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58300548-77/players-football-valley-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58300548-77/players-football-valley-cougars.html.csp">Prep football preview: Monument Valley Cougars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:14.681-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Monument Valley Cougars Playing football for Monument Valley High School isn’t easy. The school is located on the edge of the iconic scenic valley right on the Utah-Arizona border, meaning long-distance travel for the majority of its games. Most of the athletes have never played the game before strappin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300548@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:14 MDT Utah football: Pita Taumoepenu is learning quickly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58301299-89/taumoepenu-football-defensive-player.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58301299-89/taumoepenu-football-defensive-player.html.csp">Utah football: Pita Taumoepenu is learning quickly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T16:08:45.202-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With bulging muscles packed onto his 6-foot-1 frame and a shock of electric yellow through the middle of his dark hair, Pita Taumoepenu can cut an intimidating image. But spend a few minutes, and inevitably he’ll laugh. It’s a loud, carefree and disarming guffaw that has the power to put anyone in its range at ease. Taumoepenu, 20, showed up in the United States just over three years ago, and he only joined the Utes football team in the last year. His English is still … developing, but his laug...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301299@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:08:45 MDT Monson: Utah football finds inspiration from one of its own http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58288873-89/football-petersen-monson-playing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58288873-89/football-petersen-monson-playing.html.csp">Monson: Utah football finds inspiration from one of its own</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.397-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By convention, Kenneth Ryan Petersen had no business being on the field at Rice-Eccles Stadium during the Utes’ scrimmage on Tuesday morning. The dual major — a senior studying biology and chemistry — should have been in a white lab coat somewhere on campus, calculating equations in his brain and pouring frothing liquid from one beaker into another. Instead, there he was, running routes and playing special teams. His story is cool. Very cool. “I’m super-fortunate to be out here,” he said. “I me...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288873@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT BYU football: Scott Arellano didn’t punt on life, he persevered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58284998-88/arellano-byu-punter-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58284998-88/arellano-byu-punter-football.html.csp">BYU football: Scott Arellano didn’t punt on life, he persevered</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T23:11:14.359-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU punter Scott Arellano can only shake his head and smile when he reads about how college athletes in the future could receive cost-of-attendance stipends and other benefits above and beyond the books, tuition and $900 a month for room and board that football players on scholarship currently get. That’s because the senior from Solvang, Calif., played for free the last two seasons, all while paying his own way at BYU and raising two children with his wife of four years, Alexis. “There w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284998@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:11:14 MDT Players who leave NFL find it hard to return http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288350-77/season-nfl-chance-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288350-77/season-nfl-chance-players.html.csp">Players who leave NFL find it hard to return</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.698-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Mo. • Professional football is not a career that encourages sabbaticals. Hundreds of fresh rookies arrive every summer ready to grab a roster spot from any veteran who wanted to take a season off. A handful of players — some who took religious missions, others who tried coaching, journalism or acting — are trying to make the comeback this season. “When you get out, it’s so hard to get back in,” said offensive lineman Ryan McKee, one of a handful of players trying to get a second cha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582883502014-08-12T23:12:57.698-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:57.698-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288350@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT PCL baseball: Salt Lake Bees beat El Paso Chihuahuas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58286487-77/bees-think-paso-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58286487-77/bees-think-paso-series.html.csp">PCL baseball: Salt Lake Bees beat El Paso Chihuahuas</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Markham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T23:11:02.718-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Despite losing the unusual five-game series to the El Paso Chihuahuas, the Salt Lake Bees closed the series out on a positive note with two consecutive victories. The Bees followed up Sunday’s win with another strong offensive showing Monday night, winning 8-7. The Bees chased El Paso pitcher Donn Roach from the game after only three innings. Judging by Chihuahua manager Pat Murphey’s decision to start warming up another pitcher in the first inning, there was not much confidence in the way Roach...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58286487@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:11:02 MDT Fashion, superstition and Kyle Beckerman's feet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58276588-49/week-beckerman-rsl-training.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58276588-49/week-beckerman-rsl-training.html.csp">Fashion, superstition and Kyle Beckerman's feet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T22:19:46.635-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kyle Beckerman's foot problems are the result of lifetime of soccer compounded by some new Nike fashion, the World Cup and a little bit of superstition.The Real Salt Lake captain skipped playing in this week's All-Star Game because he needed some rest. But Beckerman still trained with RSL this week and should be ready to go Saturday night against D.C. United.After training on Friday morning, Beckerman said he was getting used to some new orthotics — and then he shed a little light on what's been...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58276588@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 22:19:46 MDT NFL: Marvin Austin finally healthy in Year 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264830-77/austin-broncos-playing-able.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264830-77/austin-broncos-playing-able.html.csp">NFL: Marvin Austin finally healthy in Year 4</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Marvin Austin was an afterthought in the Denver Broncos’ $110 million defensive makeover this offseason. Long after fellow free agents DeMarcus Ware, Aqib Talib and T.J. Ward signed their mega deals and posed with their orange jerseys, Austin slipped into town in May and quietly began his latest comeback. The fourth-year defensive tackle, who signed a one-year, $570,000 contract, might just prove to be general manager John Elway’s latest rummage-sale find to produce a big payo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582648302014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:10:30.535-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264830@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:10:30 MDT