Here's what everyone is talking about around the office today.
Tonight, the fans recognize the best in sports at the annual ESPY Awards. The ESPN awards show mixes all of the glitz and glamour of the Golden Globes with the comedy of a Will Ferrell movie and the athleticism of a cheetah. Tonight’s host is recently retired driver Danica Patrick, who will serve at the first female host ever. WHAT LIKE IT’S HARD?
Last night’s MLB (Major League Baseball) All-Star Game was a slugfest with a record 10 home runs hit in the game. For the sixth year in a row, the American League beat out the National League. Houston Astros’ Alex Bregman was named the game’s MVP for hitting the tie breaking home run in extra innings, earning a new Chevy Camaro that he’s giving to his mom. THANKS FOR MAKING US LOOK BAD
The British Open aka The Open Championship (PGA - Professional Golfers Association) begins tomorrow in Scotland and everyone including Tiger Woods and last year’s winner, Jordan Spieth will be there. You’re probably asking yourself, what will they be wearing? The answer is blue, which is the color of the moment in golf. WHO KNEW?
What to watch
Nothing. The Wednesday after the MLB All-Star Game is officially the quietest day in sports with no major sporting events scheduled (hence the reason they can put on the ESPYs and have all the stars there).