Video: Sports 8-11 Andy Morgan
Sports 8-11 Andy Morgan
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 04:25:46 +0000Sports 8-11 Andy MorganSports 8-11 Andy Morganhttp://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12449/7042028?cpt=8&wpid=2637KTSMregular season... the el paso chihuahuas are back in the hunt for postseason baseball... entering play tonight, the chihuahuas are just 2 games back of first place in the pacific coast league southern division... el paso hosting the las vegas 51s with cody decker back in town... he was just wearing the wrong colors... more on him in just a second... === we open in the bottom of the 1st... chihuahuas down a pair until franchy cordero unloads... au revoir... solo shot, over the big dog house in right, to cut las vegas' lead to 2- 1... === top 2, one on for victor cruzado who turns on this fastball from kyle lloyd and destroys it... 2-run bomb for cruzado... ==== this game is still in progress, tied at 5 in the 6th inning. back to the decker show... there might not be a more popular el paso chihuahua than cody decker... and he doesn't even play for the team anymore... decker was a member of the inaugural team in 2014... he was all- star in 2015... decker was always up to something and it typically involved a camera... google cody decker if you don't know what i'm talking about... but from the moment he stepped into the dugout today... all the memories came back. cody decker: i don't know if anyone expected the type of fan response we got. the sellouts and the rabbit fans that we had. it was special. it was really special. i've never been all that quiet about how much i love el paso, how much i love this city, and this stadium. andy: decker is hitting .245 with 11 home runs this season... we'll have much more with him throughout this weekend series. to the news that everyone knew was coming... just not quite like this... the nfl laying the hammer down on cowboys running back ezekiel elliott today... elliott is facing a 6-game suspension for domestic violence... most people speculated 2 or 3 games... jerry jones didn't think he'd get suspended at all... and reports are that jones is furious with this 6-game suspension... it comes as a result of elliott's ex- girlfriend saying he assaulted her in july of 2016, but elliott was never arrested or charged with domestic violence... however, the nfl deemed he did violate the terms of the nfl personal conduct policy... elliott is expexted to appeal. camp ruidoso continuing today for the utep miners football team... with the season opener against oklahoma just 22 days away... despite a 4-8 season a year ago, utep was one of the top rushing attacks in conference usa, and don't expect that to change... that's becuase utep return's arguably the top offensive line in the conference, anchored by senior guard will hernandez... hernandez is a preseason all- american, but it's not just him... the other 5 guys on this o-line all have great size, technique, but most importantly... they all have chemistry with each other. sean kugler: there's a lot of experience. you have will, who is a four-year starter. elmendorff is a three-year starter, gatewood is a 3- year starter, brooks will be a two-year starter, and then you throw greg long in there who was a freshman all-conference kid. we have logan tulley-tillman who started at michigan and akron. we have some experience. we also have some size and athleticism. will hernandez: we'll definitely be throwing a lot more. we'll still go hard on the heavy run. we are going to stick with that, but we definitely will be passing more than last year. andy: that seems to be what everyone is talking about at camp... this will be a more balanced utep team with ryan metz at quarterback... the miners put the pads on tomorrow. to golf's final major... 2nd round of the pga championship today... check this out... kevin kisner putting basically on the fairway... that's something i would do, but only because i can't chip... and kisner drops that in for eagle... he is your co-leader at 8- under... === hideki matsuyama also at 8-under for the tournament after birdies on 5 of the last 7 holes... === weather was tricky at the end of the day... play was suspended... they'll finish up round 2 in the morning... followed by round number 3. all: back with a final look at your forecast...next.