Michael J. Duarte is a Los Angeles based writer. Born and raised in the City of Angels, Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of California Santa Barbara and a graduate program at the University of Southern California. Michael was awarded the Paul Lazarus Screenwriting Scholarship Award in 2004 and the Corwin Writing Award for his feature screenplay, "Chasing 4:00" in 2005. In addition to Sports writing, Michael is an avid marathon runner and fan of the Magic Bullet blender.
Seven total goals were scored in the second half including three in the final few minutes as Trinidad and Tobago found a late equalizer to advance to the quarterfinals as the 2015 Gold Cup as the top seed in Group C.
Just three days after a 6-0 rout of Cuba, Mexico was put in a stranglehold by a 10-man Guatemala side that was thoroughly dominated for 90 minutes, but somehow managed to hold on to a scoreless draw, earning the result and one point.
Adrian Gonzalez wanted the Dodgers to head into the All-Star break on a high note, so the first baseman hit an 0-2 slider into the right field pavilion in the bottom of the eighth and Los Angeles came from behind to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Sunday at Dodger Stadium.
Hernan Perez committed an error on a two-out ground ball to third in the seventh inning and the Dodgers capitalized with three-consecutive hits to comeback and beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Friday at Dodger Stadium.
Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run home run for the second consecutive night, but it was not enough to derail the reunion of former Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley as the Phillies beat the Dodgers 7-2 on Tuesday.
We preview the opening 2015 Gold Cup match between USA and Honduras. Preview includes our prediction for the match, betting odds, tv and live stream information. Don't forget to vote in our poll and tell us who you think will win.