Busy morning around here with President Trump calling into Clay’s show, but…
…I wouldn’t forget about you guys and the Screencaps. It’s what you guys wake up with in the morning and what you’re looking at while in line at Starbucks. In case you guys missed the interview, we’ll have all the clips coming up over the next hour or so.
In other news, you know college football being canceled would cause financial chaos in towns where college football is life, but now we have word out of Vegas as to what it would mean for sportsbooks. The Las Vegas Review-Journal has a report out this morning on the financial loss if the college game is axed.
The Nevada Gaming Control Board doesn’t separate college football and NFL betting numbers. But GCB senior research analyst Michael Lawton said in an email that “we have been told anecdotally that college football wagers account for approximately 40 percent of total football write.”
Using that barometer and last year’s numbers, that would mean the state’s books would miss out on about $50 million in profits if college football was canceled.
With that said, let’s get to Screencaps.
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On this date in 1929, Babe Ruth became the 1st player in MLB history to hit 500 career HR.
Ruth reached the milestone with a HR off of Cleveland's Willis Hudlin in a game at League Park. pic.twitter.com/RPs1uW6Btt
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) August 11, 2020
Stuff You Guys Sent In & Stuff I Like:
I must be in the front row ! Love this. The Phillies put cardboard Bob Uecker in the last row. Sect. 302V Row 21 Seat 1. pic.twitter.com/R2kdWqDZNq
— Dan Gelston (@APgelston) August 9, 2020
Harbaugh & Day right now: pic.twitter.com/F3ypal3AFR
— Joe Kinsey (@JoeKinseyexp) August 10, 2020
The game crew at Rogers Place is having an absolute field day.
— NHL Hubs Life (@NHLHubsLife) August 9, 2020
— Ryan Moir (@rmoirstats) August 9, 2020
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— Joe Kinsey (@JoeKinseyexp) August 11, 2020