Thursday, August 24, 2006
- TEAM USA defeats ITALY 94-85 after they were behind by nine points. Co-captain Carmelo Anthony scores 35 points, the most by an American player in the world.
- Oakland Athletics', Frank Thomas hits career homerun number 475 against Toronto Blue Jays.
Picture courtesy of foxsports.com
- David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez are on the AMERICAN LEAGUE'S list of top 5 players leading in HOMERUNS and RBIs.
- New York Yankees' Mike Mussina goes on the disabled list for 15 days after a strained groin. Alex Rodriguez out due to a throat infection.