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Pirates place Polanco on 10-day DL


For the rest of the season, Jaso is projected for 4 home runs 16 RBI, and a.248 batting average, by our models. Manager Clint Hurdle has several options to fill the gap in right-field, including John Jaso, Adam Frazier, and All-Star utility man Josh Harrison. Read More »

Jordan Spieth wins 2017 Open title by three shots


News and notes from the third round of The Open Championship , where Jordan Spieth shot 5-under 65 to take a three-shot lead over Matt Kuchar . However, after a strong start to his round featuring three birdies in the first five holes, Rory McIlroy slipped out of contention - a double-bogey at 10 particularly damaging as the 2014 victor went round in 69. Read More »

Spieth takes 3-stroke lead, heads into British Open final round


Spieth appeared to be headed for a double bogey at best. He became the first player to post all four rounds in the 60s at Royal Birkdale , which was hosting its 10th Open. Stronger winds and occasional showers in Southport, a city on England's northwest coast, could make playing conditions more challenging on Sunday. But Rory McIlroy's chances of landing his first major since the 2014 PGA Championship look to be over after he paid the price for a number of careless mistakes following ... Read More »

Yankees trade Rob Refsnyder to Blue Jays


When the visiting New Hampshire Fisher Cats board the bus in Trenton on Sunday night and head home to face the Portland Sea Dogs on Monday, their team leader in homers (12) and RBI (54), Ryan McBroom will stay behind with his new team, the Thunder. Read More »

England Scores 228, India Opts For Defensive Chase


This was the fourth World Cup title for the English girls. "Proud of the team ", the prime minister tweeted. "I think it is ( time ), now looking at the way the girls have been performing in the last couple of years, and we've also seen how Smriti (Mandhana ) and Harmanpreet (Kaur ) have benefited from their exposure to the WBBL", Raj said. Read More »

Branden Grace makes golf history

Spieth scrambled to make a creditable bogey out of the par-four hole but that still handed the lead to Kuchar, who was playing the more solid golf as the wind rose and temperature fell. "You just have to go out and hit the best shot for the situation". "I'm very excited for tomorrow". It's been pretty easy and it's not going to get any easier. Read More »

Jordan Spieth Wins the British Open, His Third Major Title

Spieth separated himself from the field with a third-round 65, matching his score from the first round. He's been close plenty of times with eight top 10 finishes. "They're both huge rounds for very different reasons", McIlroy said. Johnson won at St. Andrews two years ago, when Spieth missed the playoff by one shot in his bid for the calendar Grand Slam. Read More »

Antonio Conte: 'Pedro in hospital with suspected concussion'


Chelsea almost went ahead after six minutes through Willia, but the Brazilian dragged his low effort inches wide of the upright from close range. According to Sky Sports , Chelsea now plan to open talks with Oxlade-Chamberlain early next week which comes on the back of their 3-0 pre-season win over the Gunners . Read More »

British Open: Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy


In any conditions, Birkdale is not a course that leads to low scoring, certainly not like what Henrik Stenson had previous year at Royal Troon when he set the major championship record of 20-under-par 264 in his brilliant duel with Phil Mickelson . Read More »

Horton has no regrets over Sun swipe


The Olympic champion finished over two seconds ahead of her nearest rival, Canada's Sydney Pickrem, with Olympic silver medalist Siobhan-Marie O'Connor of Britain, who almost edged Hosszu out of gold in a fingertip finish in Rio, qualifying for the semi-finals in fourth. Read More »

Jordan Speith sees lead cut to one at Open

Several golfers went deep into the red at Royal Birkdale, with South African Brendan Grace shooting an eight-under 62, the lowest-ever single-round score in a men's golf major. Seeking to join Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three majors before the age of 24, Spieth had started the final round with a three-shot lead over Ryder Cup team-mate Kuchar. Read More »

Juventus to make Emre Can offer


However, Jurgen Klopp has poured cold water on the claims, revealing the former Bayer Leverkusen man is now in talks with the Reds over extending his stay at Anfield. According to the Sun , Liverpool risk losing Germany worldwide Emre Can to Juventus as the Serie A powerhouse wants to lure him to Italy this summer. Read More »

AC Milan signing Leonardo Bonucci denies betraying Juventus


Juve CEO Marco Fassone also praised Kessie after he stepped aside to allow Bonucci to take the number 19 shirt, and thanked him on behalf of the club. "The rapport had come to an end though, neither party wanted to continue together". I want to get AC Milan back on track, this club deserves it. AC Milan have a great tradition, you don't win 7 Champions League by chance, that means there is the right mentality here . Read More »

Barca to miss out on Verratti to United?


United chief executive Ed Woodward is said to have held talks with Raiola in the past dew days over a potential switch for the 24-year-old. However PSG has outlined some controversial terms to United for Verratti's transfer, in an attempt to get a fair deal for one of their star players. Read More »

Conor McGregor's Troll Job Prompts Instagram Fight With Draymond Green


The hype over Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor has pulled in stars from other sports and popular culture who are picking sides in the most talked about fight for a very, very long time. I dribble heads on the floor. It's worth noting, as did Bleacher Report , that McGregor's choice of jersey is more calculated than it might seem at first glance. Read More »

Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's accuser speaks out


Previous year the Cowboys were 13-3 and won the division but lost both games to the Giants . "I mean, they're not going to win, I can tell you that much". "I don't condone stuff like that, but he should feel like that", Pierre-Paul said. You've got to think like that all the time. I think nobody can block me. Read More »

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain contract stand-off with Arsenal not motivated by money


According to the Sunday Express , the Premier League champions will make the first move to sign the England worldwide, who is also attracting interest from Liverpool and Manchester City. The Ox has also always made it clear that he feels that his best position is at central midfield, but Wenger has only played him there in about three games but has shunted him all over the pitch as he prefers other midfielders in that role. Read More »

Ivan Perisic to Man Utd


United have been linked with a move for Perisic, 28, with sources telling ESPN FC earlier this month that the Premier League club are confident of landing the Croatia global. Inter boss Luciano Spalletti talked to assembled media on Sunday afternoon on the eve of the nerazzurri friendly game against Lyon. Spalletti added : "From my point of view, it's very simple: Ivan's an important player for me, after that you have to ask him how he's dealing with the interest from Manchester ... Read More »

Grace, Johnson shoot up Open leaderboard in chase of Spieth

Kuchar stayed with him, making four birdies against a bogey on the front. "And I'm sure that everybody - probably everybody is happy in the world other than one guy, Johnny Miller [the first man to shoot 63 in a major]". So, recently, Johnson said that he went back and watched video of his winning performances at the Genesis Open , WGC-Mexico Championship and WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play. Read More »

Harmanpreet Kaur got batting tips from Ajinkya Rahane

For me, Jhulan Goswami, it is very special because we are the two players from 2005 who have been with the team and it feels like just going back to 2005". "I am so proud of my daughter". Despite the family's limited financial means and the bigger challenge that girls in the area did not opt to play cricket in the first place, did not deter Harmandar Singh in helping his daughter realise her cricketing dream. Read More »

OJ Simpson's annual Hall of Fame invite still stands


Simpson will still be imprisoned when this year's ceremony is conducted on August 5 at the Hall of Fame facility in Canton, Ohio, but he would be on the 2018 invitation list. has not attended a ceremony in Canton since he himself was inducted back in 1985. Simpson played 11 National Football League seasons with the Buffalo Bills and San Francisco 49ers from 1969-79. Read More »

Jose Mourinho predicts what will happen to Chelsea, Liverpool next season


Such business has clearly impressed Mourinho, whose United side face West Ham in their first fixture of the upcoming Premier League season on August 13. Surprisingly, he didn't go any further into all the travails United faced last season as they played the normal amount of football for a highly ranked club in England. Read More »