Raised in King of Prussia, Penn., just north of Philadelphia, Al Graves grew up playing all the major sports. At the age of 9, he began learning to play hockey from his dad. Watching the Snakes' forward, it is easy to see the passion he has for the game.
Looking to end the frustration and confusion that comes when caution flags come out late in its races, NASCAR announced Thursday that it is shifting to an unlimited green-white-checkered finish protocol and establishing an "overtime line" to determine the winner.
Australia scored three first-inning runs on five hits — including four consecutive hits to start the game — and defeated South Africa 4-1 on Friday to advance to the final of the World Baseball Classic qualifying tournament.