Week of July 7th Preview: Top 10 in Sports and Music

Each Monday we give a preview of the week ahead, which includes the top 10 events in sports and music based on page views for that coming week.  Here’s a glimpse at What’s Hot:

Top 10 Sports:

  1. 2014 World Cup Final July 13th, Rio de Janeiro Brazil
  2. New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles July 12th, Oriole Park, Baltimore
  3. Oakland Athletics at San Francisco Giants July 10th, AT&T Park, SF
  4. 2014 MLB Home Run Derby July 14th, Target Field, Minneapolis
  5. Arizona Diamondbacks at San Francisco Giants (Angel Pagan Bobblehead) July 13th, AT&T Park, SF
  6. Oakland Athletics at San Francisco Giants July 9th, AT&T Park, SF
  7. Arizona Diamondbacks at San Francisco Giants (Dave Dravecky’s Comeback Commemorative Pin) July 12th, AT&T Park, SF
  8. San Diego Padres at Los Angeles Dodgers (Hello Kitty Travel Mug Giveaway) July 10th, Dodger Stadium, LA
  9. Chicago White Sox at Boston Red Sox July 10th, Fenway Park, Boston
  10. Atlanta Braves at Chicago Cubs July 12th, Wrigley Field, Chicago

Top 10 Concerts:

  1. Beyonce and Jay Z – On The Run Tour July 11th, MetLife Stadium, NY
  2. Beyonce and Jay Z – On The Run Tour July 9th, Rogers Centre, Toronto
  3. Paul McCartney July 9th, United Center, Chicago
  4. Bruno Mars July 14th, Madison Square Garden, NY
  5. Katy Perry July 9th, Madison Square Garden, NY
  6. Justin Timberlake July 9th, First Niagara Center, Buffalo
  7. Justin Timberlake July 12th, Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte
  8. Jason Aldean July 11th, Xfinity Center, Boston
  9. Romeo Santos July 12th, Yankee Stadium, NY
  10. Lady Gaga July 11th, United Stadium, Chicago

The World Cup Final sits atop the list for sports this week as we figure out who will be competing between Brazil, Germany, Argentina and the Netherlands tomorrow and Wednesday. The San Francisco Giants make the list three times as they return home to take on the Oakland Athletics in the Bay Bridge Series. Also, the Home Run Derby kicks off All-Star week next Monday when Troy Tulowitzki and the NL take on Jose Bautista and the AL.

Beyonce and Jay Z continue to lead the way in music this week while two Justin Timberlake shows make the list, one of them a result of a rescheduled show from February in Buffalo. A newcomer, Romeo Santos also makes the list as he visits Yankee Stadium this Saturday.

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  • pfloresl

    Thanks for sharing. Good stuff.

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