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Pirates re-acquire Sean Rodriguez in trade with Braves


Sources they that in order to acquire Rodriguez, the Pirates went over 1B/OF prospect Connor Joe . Rodriguez played for Pittsburgh in the 2015 and 2016 seasons, slashing.260/.321/.447 (106 OPS+) with 22 home runs and 73 RBI in 279 games during his first stint with the club. Read More »

Sanchez appears to kiss Arsenal badge during training session

The match between FA Cup winners Arsenal and Premier League champions Chelsea was originally due to kick off at the traditional time of 3pm but it has now been brought forward to 2pm. The 28-year-old forward was meant to report back at the club's base on Sunday but was granted an extended leave while he recovered from sickness following his participation in the Confederations Cup. Read More »

Mariners place RHP Hernandez on disabled list


Hernandez, 31, allowed four runs, while failing to reach six innings, in each of his last two starts. The six-time All-Star and 2010 American League Cy Young Award victor has a 4.28 ERA and 5.20 FIP in 2017, per Gonzales was acquired from the Cardinals shortly before the trade deadline in exchange for Tyler O'Neill. In parts of three major league seasons with the Cardinals (2014-15, 2017), Gonzales is 4-2 with a 5.53 ERA over 40 2/3 innings with 34 strikeouts and ... Read More »

I Love New York 355 at The Glen Betting Favorites


Hamlin is also on a roll with five top four finishes in the last seven races, including his win at New Hampshire. So far, though, it's been another struggle. Earnhardt knows this, and he's had plenty of winless seasons in the past, but he, understandably, wants to go out with a win in his a year ago - whether or not he makes the playoffs. Read More »

Tottenham 2 Juventus 0: Trippier injury threatens to overshadow friendly victory


With the start of the season just around the corner, we should see a game that is taken seriously by both teams and that should lead to a tight meeting with two of the continent's best defences showing their strength. We are looking at different positions in the team and trying to bring the right profile of player. Nonetheless, Pochettino will not have appreciated the early scare when Chelsea target Sandro clattered into Trippier after only five minutes. Read More »

Pablo Sandoval could be in Giants lineup Saturday night


While rookie starting pitcher Anthony Banda was wild at times in his second career start, he ended it after six innings having allowed one earned run on three hits and four walks. Entering Friday's game against the San Francisco Giants , Goldschmidt was hitting.455 since J.D. Martinez came back into the starting lineup on July 24. Read More »

Marc Marquez beats Valentino Rossi to Czech GP pole position


The three-time MotoGP world champion, who won his only top-class race at Brno in 2013, did testing on the 5.4-kilometre (3.4-mile) circuit during the summer break. The important thing is tomorrow morning is to try to understand the condition, the temperature, because it looks like tomorrow the forecast is not fantastic", said the 38-year-old. Read More »

Arsenal To Make New £54m Lemar Bid


Winger Thomas Lemar has reportedly told AS Monaco that he would like to join Arsenal this summer. According to L'Equipe (h/t Metro Sport ), Arsenal have already had three separate bids for Lemar turned down, but the midfielder still wants to move to north London and the Gunners are still hopeful of landing him. Read More »

Hazard is very happy' at Chelsea - Conte


The European transfer market is witnessing huge amounts of money being splurged for top stars and players. Chelsea FC Manager Conte gave an update at his match preview press conference. "Friendly games are ended for us, this is an official game, this is the first trophy of the season". "Friendly games ended for us". The 48-year-old, one of the most decorated players in Italian football history with Lecce, Juventus and the national team, won three successive Serie A titles as Juventus ... Read More »

People aren't buying Neymar's reason to join Paris Saint-Germain


This was about ambition. And because of what Paris Saint-Germain stands for. PSG's new signing, Neymar has lashed out at some Barcelona fans who are not comfortable with his decision to move to France. Neymar is expected in Paris on Friday and will hold a news conference early in the afternoon, PSG said. "Today it is becoming one of the best clubs in the world and I expect to make a lot of history here and make the fans very happy". Read More »

Gold for Mo Farah in World Championships 10000 metres


Instead, it was Cheptegei and Tanui who represented the major threats to the home hero, but Farah once again proved to be in a class of his own, another stunning sprint finish earning yet more glory for the dominant figure in track distance running. Read More »

Watch Orioles Turn a Triple Play Against the Tigers

Additionally, Justin Verlander will take the mound for the Tigers. "We had scored two runs going into the rain delay". He came in having allowed one run in his last three starts. Here was an illustration of how hard he was working early in the game. Tillman will pitch either in the rotation or out of the bullpen, Showalter said, but wouldn't go any farther. Read More »

Five questions ahead of Community Shield

Arsenal and Chelsea resume hostilities on Sunday in the FA Community Shield, the traditional August curtain raiser to the English season. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has reiterated that winning the Europa League should not result in Champions League qualification as it did for Manchester United last season. Read More »

Eden Hazard fires sly dig at Neymar after £200M move

Eden is very happy to stay with us and to start the new season. We have a small squad", he added. Alongside Hazard , new signing Tiemoue Bakayoko is set to miss the Community Shield match as well as Victor Moses - who will also miss Chelsea's trip to Burnley. Read More »

Dolphins have already reached out to Jay Cutler


But what if the news is worse? Tannehill suffered a sprained ACL and MCL in the same knee last December but did not have surgery. The Dolphins were a top-10 rushing team last season, despite only finishing over 100 rushing yards six times during the regular season. Read More »

Chelsea reiterate position on Costa: "His agent's argument is wrong"


With patience inexplicably in short supply, it will continue to do so until further signings are made or Chelsea make a winning start to the new season, whichever comes first. "My task is to put in my work all myself and to try to bring my staff, my players to put in our job everyday all ourselves, to improve". While Atletico Madrid appears Costa's preferred transfer destination, the path to the Spanish capital is made more hard by Atleti's Federation Internationale de Football Association ... Read More »

Burnley friendly abandoned on police advice


Reports also suggest some of the German fans were carrying knives inside the stadium, but this has not been confirmed. Burnley's official Twitter account said the game was called off "on police advice". Burnley launch their Premier League campaign away to champions Chelsea on 12 August. " More to follow ", the club said on social media. We provide comprehensive coverage of domestic and foreign news, business, sport, entertainment, science and technology, aiming to keep our ... Read More »

Barcelona join Arsenal in the hunt for Monaco's Lemar


This comes as bad news for Arsenal who have been struggling to extract Lemar from Monaco even with a lack of rivals for his signature, and it is Barça's interest that may be the major cause of concern for Arsene Wenger . Arsenal have had three bids rejected for Lemar. "So our goal is to work well with players who will stay here after the transfer window closes". Read More »

Dazzling Chelsea playmaker has answer for Conte after Euro giants come calling

Chelsea have signed striker Alvaro Morata , midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, defender Antonio Rudiger and goalkeeper Willy Caballero, but all are replacements, rather than additions. Eden is happy to stay with us and play for us". "We know it will be hard next season and we will try and avoid what happened to Mourinho's side at the start of 2015", he said during a pre-season tour of Asia. Read More »

Phil Neville backs Manchester United to win the Premier League next season


That's more of a suggestion than a real rule. "I just want to make sure that I can show everyone at the training ground and inside the stadium what I can do", he explained. Italian giants AS Roma have been pursuing Leicester City's want-away player Riyad Mahrez for most of the summer, but may turn their attention to Manchester United's Spanish worldwide Juan Mata should the deal for Mahrez not happen. Read More »

Mo Farah seeking final long distance double


My form was falling apart, I was just 'Get to the line, get to the line'". It wasn't a walk in the park for Farah as he was given a stiff challenge from brilliant young Ugandan Joshua Cheptegei and retain his 10,000m title. It helped a lot having that experience". "It's been a long journey but fantastic and I just want to thank each and everyone of you". I have to get this start together. Read More »