Top 10 Baseball Distractions

July 24, 2012 | Glenn Clark

4. Basketball: Team USA @ Spain (Tuesday 4:30pm from Barcelona live on ESPN2)

Remember what happened the last time Team USA came to Barcelona???

So…you know…good luck with all that, Spain.

3. Soccer: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool (Saturday 1pm from M&T Bank Stadium live on ESPN2); Paris Saint-Germain @ DC United (Saturday 7:30pm RFK Stadium); MLS All-Star Game: MLS All-Stars vs. Chelsea (Wednesday 8:30pm from Chester, PA live on ESPN2)

Yes! The (almost) annual time a few thousand of us get together downtown to say “WHO’S THAT GUY?!?!?!?!?”

Eh. Here’s a picture of Chelsea Gilligan. Am I almost through this???

2. NFL: Baltimore Ravens Training Camp begins (Tuesday Under Armour Performance Center live coverage on AM1570 &

This means more Luke Jones on the radio. Ladies, I’m talking to you.

The biggest question I have during Training Camp? Um. I dunno. How’s Curtis Painter’s hair looking?

1. Olympics (Wednesday 11am & 2:30pm live on MSNBC 11:30am & 4pm live on NBC Sports Network Thursday 7am live on NBC Sports Network 9:45am live on MSNBC Saturday 4am live on NBC Sports Network 5am live on NBC 7am live on MSNBC 7am live on Bravo 8:30am live on CNBC Sunday 4am live on NBC Sports Network 7am live on NBC, MSNBC, Bravo 8:30am live on CNBC Monday 4am live on NBC Sports Network 7am live on Bravo 9am live on MSNBC 10am live on NBC 5pm live on CNBC. All Olympics from London, also available on Opening Ceremonies (Friday 7:30pm on NBC)

But before we get there, I believe it’s appropriate to pause and take a moment to reflect on the memory of this video of an Olympic hurdler warming up…

Flexing my mic muscles since 1983…