As World Cup fever continues to sweep across the world, Team USA gets ready to play it's second match in Brazil Sunday evening against fellow Group G member Portugal. The U.S. is coming off their 2-1 win over Ghana. Portugal lost to Germany in their opener 4-0.
Never before has a defending World Cup Champion gone winless in the first two games of the opening round of the next tournament before today, when defending champion Spain lost it's second of two games 2-0 to Chile -- following their 5-1 defeat to the Netherlands on Friday, sealing their 'crash & burn' in the group stage.
The Boston Red Sox (34-38) used back to back home runs in the 10th inning this afternoon, to top the Minnesota Twins (32-38) 2-1, completing the three-game sweep. For their part, Twins pitchers allowed only 5 runs over 28 innings in the series. Minnesota has now lost five straight.
The Twins will look to avoid being swept this afternoon when they take on the Sox in the final game of the series. First pitch is scheduled for 12:35 with Kyle Gibson starting for Minnesota against Boston’s John Lackey.
When John Anthony Brooks scored against Ghana to put the U.S. ahead, 2-1, Americans all over the world completely lost their minds. We've gathered some of the best Vines, Instagrams and more for your patriotic viewing pleasure.
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