Despite a roster replete with stars of the European football/soccer leagues, Belgium lost today to France in the semi-finals. France takes its dominating defensive game to the championship game vs the winner of Croatia vs. England.
Giants' left-handed reliever Derek Holland replaced Cueto in starting role tonight and pitched six strong shutout innings. Holland making good case for spot in Giants' only tentatively established starting rotation.
LA Angels win series opener with Western Conference rival Seattle Mariners, 9-4. Down 3-0 early in game, Angels come back strong against their rivals for wild-card spot in playoffs. Anderson Simmons 3-5 and Trout 3-4 with home run. #belgium #soccer #giants #baseball