Thursday's Hot Clicks: Kayla Fitzgerald; Rich Hill Got Robbed
Rich Hill Got Robbed
What are the odds that the Dodgers, who have not been shut out since June 26, fail to score a run on the night Rich Hill carries a perfect game through eight and a no-hitter through nine? The SI cover jinx strikes again.
But the no-hit bid could have ended in the eighth if not for this amazing play by Chase Utley.
The result was historically unfortunate.
Rich Hill is the first pitcher in the last 100 seasons to throw at least 9 innings, allow 1 or fewer hits with no walks, and get a loss.— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) August 24, 2017
Teammate Brandon McCarthy summed it up pretty well.
Fart. Rich is a stud.— Brandon McCarthy (@BMcCarthy32) August 24, 2017
At Least His Night Didn't End Up Like This
The details of Ryen Russillo's arrest just keep getting more and more bizarre
Kristaps Shoots His Shot (Again)
Back in June, Kristaps Porzingis tried to flirt with a Croatian Instagram model and she dunked all over him. Undeterred, Kristaps is still sliding into those DMs.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Devoted (and particularly creepy) Hot Clicks readers may recognize SI Swimsuit casting contestant Kayla Fitzgerald from her appearance as Lovely Lady of the Day in the May 30 edition of Clicks, where Andy identified her only as “Kayla Fitz.” Readers no doubt, were left wondering what her full name was. Fitzgerald? Fitzsimmons? Fitzgibbon? Glad we cleared that up. (Click here for the full-size gallery.)
Who Wore It Better?
Odds & Ends
Someone finally won that massive lottery jackpot. ... This 16-year-old football player is 6'8", 420 pounds. ... Oreo-flavored M&M's? Oreo-flavored M&M's. ... Everyone's favorite feature of the new Samsung phone is the most old-school. ... Our Tim Rohan was on hand at the Colin Kaepernick rally outside NFL HQ yesterday. Here’s a pretty comprehensive timeline of his protest. ... A kitten got stuck in a storm drain but the story has a happy ending. ... Blake Bortles looks like he's just about done with the Jags.
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