PopMuse: Races http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ USC reels in another top quarterback recruit in Miller Moss of Alemany High http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/_5Mp9fJT6Gs/usc-reels-in-top-quarterback-recruit-miller-moss-alemany-high http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/_5Mp9fJT6Gs/usc-reels-in-top-quarterback-recruit-miller-moss-alemany-high Mon, 01 Jun 2020 21:00:09 UTC Ryan Kartje at L.A. Times - Auto Racing Quarterback Miller Moss of Bishop Alemany High chose USC on Monday, marking another major recruiting victory for USC and an equally brutal blow for UCLA. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ USC cuts ties with prominent booster who tweeted protesters and looters 'should be shot' http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/6oU6QkaTXPY/usc-cuts-ties-booster-tweets-protesters-should-be-shot-george-floyd http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/6oU6QkaTXPY/usc-cuts-ties-booster-tweets-protesters-should-be-shot-george-floyd Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:47:08 UTC Ryan Kartje at L.A. Times - Auto Racing USC distanced itself from a booster after 'abhorrent and blatantly racist tweets' in the wake of mass protests over the death of George Floyd. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Former Monroe baseball coach Denny Holt was City Section pioneer http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/R2zo7spwPVI/la-sp-denny-holt-death http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/R2zo7spwPVI/la-sp-denny-holt-death Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:25:45 UTC Eric Sondheimer at L.A. Times - Auto Racing Denny Holt died on Feb. 8 in Hawaii at the age of 84; guided Monroe to two City titles. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Season Interrupted: Agoura's Aedan Cunningham has no regrets http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/eRf6q7bkhQM/season-interrupted-agouras-aedan-cunningham-has-no-regrets http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/eRf6q7bkhQM/season-interrupted-agouras-aedan-cunningham-has-no-regrets Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:17:27 UTC Eric Sondheimer at L.A. Times - Auto Racing The Agoura hurler's future plans took a hit with the logjam of college seniors who will return: 'I just kind of take what's given to me.' http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Reports: Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funerals http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/cTQ7kmjNj8w/floyd-mayweather-offers-pay-george-floyd-funerals http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/cTQ7kmjNj8w/floyd-mayweather-offers-pay-george-floyd-funerals Mon, 01 Jun 2020 19:46:16 UTC Chuck Schilken at L.A. Times - Auto Racing Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has offered to cover the costs of all four funerals planned for George Floyd, according to multiple media reports. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Martin Rowson on the return of horse racing and parliament — cartoon https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/2020/jun/01/martin-rowson-on-the-return-of-horse-racing-and-parliament-cartoon https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/2020/jun/01/martin-rowson-on-the-return-of-horse-racing-and-parliament-cartoon Mon, 01 Jun 2020 19:00:49 UTC Martin Rowson at Horse racing | The Guardian Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ High-speed collision and fatal injury spoil racing's long-awaited return https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/jun/01/collision-fatal-injury-racing-return https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/jun/01/collision-fatal-injury-racing-return Mon, 01 Jun 2020 19:00:27 UTC Greg Wood at Horse racing | The Guardian December Second put down after fall at NewcastleVictor Ludorum wins French 2,000 Guineas at DeauvilleTwo leading jockeys walked away from high-speed falls in a race at Newcastle on Monday afternoon as the first day of racing in Britain since mid-March was marred by a fatal injury to a horse in the same incident after December Second apparently clipped the heels of another runner.The 12 runners in the mile-and-a-half race were quickening up with around two furlongs to run when December Second, with PJ McDonald riding, crashed out in the middle of the field and brought down Financial Conduct, the mount of Jim Crowley. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Three more SoFi Stadium construction workers test positive for COVID-19 http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/SlF5QrxL-1M/three-more-sofi-stadium-construction-workers-test-positive-covid-19 http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/SlF5QrxL-1M/three-more-sofi-stadium-construction-workers-test-positive-covid-19 Mon, 01 Jun 2020 17:54:43 UTC Nathan Fenno at L.A. Times - Auto Racing Eight workers at SoFi Stadium are known to have tested positive since late March, including three May 22, according to internal emails. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ UK racing returns, Victor Ludorum wins French 2,000 Guineas – as it happened https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2020/jun/01/uk-racing-returns-at-newcastle-plus-french-2000-guineas-live https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2020/jun/01/uk-racing-returns-at-newcastle-plus-french-2000-guineas-live Mon, 01 Jun 2020 17:49:03 UTC Chris Cook at Horse racing | The Guardian Chris Cook watched on as live sport’s return to the UK began at Newcastle, while Victor Ludorum won the big race of the day at Deauville 8.25pm BST Related: High-speed collision and fatal injury spoil racing's long-awaited return 6.49pm BSTSo Resumption Day ends with a pair of very promising young winners sired by Frankel, whose big stride showed up in both their performances. As you’d expect after two blank months, the form did not stand up in every outcome, some of which would have been hard to predict - caution will be a useful watchword for at least the rest of this week. Frankie Dettori returns to the saddle at Kempton tomorrow, then turf racing will be back at Yarmouth on Wednesday. By the end of the week, we’ll have some top-quality racing at Newmarket, with the Coronation Cup on Friday and the 2,000 Guineas on Saturday. For now, good night and good luck. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Here's why MLB players' distrust in the owners could torpedo a 2020 season http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/g8dfEFe5hy8/coronavirus-mlb-players-owners-2020-season http://feeds.latimes.com/~r/latimes/sports/motorracing/~3/g8dfEFe5hy8/coronavirus-mlb-players-owners-2020-season Mon, 01 Jun 2020 17:12:13 UTC Bill Shaikin at L.A. Times - Auto Racing MLB owners and players have little time to save the 2020 baseball season amid the coronavirus outbreak. Lack of trust seems to be a big factor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/