That failure led right into a 2018 offseason of change.
Seattle’s offense has been reset at the skill positions, with running backs Thomas Rawls and Eddie Lacy, tight ends Jimmy Graham and Luke Willson and wide receiver Paul Richardson all gone. The line also has seen more shuffling as the team tries to settle on a better front five.
The Boston Red Sox have spent most of the season in first place or tied for the lead in the American League East. Entering last weekend, they had spent just six days out of first place, and two of those were the first two days of the season. The bats dried up in dropping two of three to the Chicago White Sox, however, and the Red Sox fell out of first place on Friday.
Kelly was diagnosed with oral cancer in June 2013 but a biopsy in July 2016 revealed he was cancer-free. However, he underwent a massive surgery in March to reconstruct his upper jaw and will have another in June to stabilize it. He could even require another procedure in September.
Kelly, 58, led the Bills to four straight AFC championships from 1990-93, but lost each Super Bowl appearance. A five-time Pro Bowl selection and the USFL MVP in 1984, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2002.
Choi has nine career homers, including two this season. He played with the Los Angeles Angels in 2016 and briefly with the New York Yankees last season.
One of my favorite moments of the year, said Brent Suter (6-4) allowed three runs and four hits in five innings.
Jesus Aguilar and Jonathan Villar also went deep. Aguilar drove in three runs and Christian Yelich had three hits for the Brewers, who have outscored Philadelphia 24-7 in a pair of wins that maintained their NL Central lead over the Chicago Cubs.