The Atlanta Braves traded Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels for Erick Aybar and pitching prospects Sean Newcomb and Chris Ellis on Thursday night. The Braves get $2.5 million while the Angels get minor league catcher Jose Briceno. Simmons also is under contract through 2020, while Aybar could become a free agent next winter.
Shaquille O’Neal went pantless for TNT’s “Inside the NBA.” Shaq’s fellow commentator Kenny Smith later posted a video of Shaq walking around the studio pantless. He decided to go pantless after the old joke that people on television sitting behind a desk aren’t wearing pants.
Bantamweight world champion Ronda Rousey doesn’t believe in giving up or tapping out which is why she lets fear and doubt drive her in training. Her fighting philosophy extends far beyond the cage, of course. In fact, martial arts taught the two-time judo Olympian much of what she’s had to use in her general life.