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Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes, rallying past Irish War Cry

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This year's topsy-turvy Triple Crown trail comes to an end in a Belmont Stakes without the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners or the expected favorite who dropped out. TV channel/schedule: Once again the race will carried on NBC Sports Network, the cable TV option for NBC's sports broadcasts. While there are a host of activities set for the Belmont Stakes, the actual race doesn't actually occur until the evening. Read More »

Royals' Moustakas homers to halt Astros' win streak at 11

Maness was 1-0 with a 3.72 ERA in eight relief appearances. He was activated May 27 and allowed one run and four hits over six innings to win at Texas. Kelvin Herrera worked the ninth for his 13th save in 15 opportunities, striking out three and allowing a single to McCann, his fourth hit. Houston is near the top and that should allow Keuchel to get a few runs of support and pick up the win. Read More »

Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

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According to Multiple sources, including Jeff Goodman and David Woods , Lavall Jordan is the next head coach for the Bulldogs, and has a lot of work to do early. It might make the most sense to promote an assistant as an interim head coach until next offseason, but right now there isn't a clear course of action for the decision makers in the Milwaukee athletic department. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann to sign new Atletico Madrid contract

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However, Atletico's transfer ban signalled the end of Griezmann potentially moving to the Red Devils in the 2017 summer transfer window. After the penalty was confirmed, the superstar forward shared a picture of himself in an Atletico shirt, captioned: "Now more than ever #Atleti #AllTogether". Read More »

Cam Newton not throwing yet is not a setback

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He thought his schedule was first week participate in parody video of Cam Newton week one, week 2 Cam Newton begins throwing, then mini camp is week three. Rookie running back Christian McCaffrey is set to join the Panthers Thursday after missing team activities since rookie minicamp in May. McCaffrey has described the league rule as a "bummer" and admits he'll " be a little bit behind " getting acclimated with his new veteran teammates, but is confident he'll pick up the offense quickly. Read More »

Alligator hit by plane at Orlando Executive Airport

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Local pilot Brad Pierce posted a photo on Facebook Tuesday showing the lifeless reptile and explaining the information he was given about the incident. By Wednesday evening, the post had been shared nearly 3,000 times. "The gator was killed instantly and the aircraft sustained damage to the wing", Pierce wrote. Read More »

Arsene Wenger extends his Arsenal stay for two more years

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Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has warned fans that they shouldn't get their hopes up for a big money overhaul at the club this summer, after boss Arsene Wenger has stated he only needs a few top players to complete the side. "The Cup Final was great but nothing has changed". Wenger couldn't afford to keep hold of his star players. Aspirations lowered at the Emirates . Read More »

Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'

They are at home thinking about me. "I don't like it", James said, drawing laughter after surpassing Magic Johnson in the record book with his ninth career Finals triple-double. But the danger would be Green accidentally springing it on himself while he tries to set it. That's not how Green took it, however. But that's not the element from past year that people will bring up this weekend. Read More »

Orioles select DL Hall with 21st overall pick

Hall has dominated the Georgia prep ranks and, in turn, has shown that he can become a left-hander starter in the big leagues in the future. According to Baseball America , the slot value for the 21st overall pick is $2,892,400. Hall won a state championship with Houston County in 2015. Last year, the Orioles also selected Seth Shuman in the 39th round, the 1171st pick overall. Read More »

DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win

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The Mets won the last three contests of their four-game weekend set at Atlanta and have taken over second place in the National League East, although they remain 9 1/2 games behind division-leading Washington. He's blasted 55 home runs and driven in 144 runs in three seasons with the Mets while hitting.281 through 209 games. Jay Bruce continued his hot hitting and hit a laser for a two-run home run. Read More »

Isco closing on new Real Madrid deal as Premier League hopes fade

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With reports of a potential move to Tottenham, Arsenal and even Barcelona this season, Isco has returned to prominence at Real Madrid and emerged as a top performer in the double winning side. As well as picking up his first assist in Spain colours, the 25-year-old was heavily involved with five shots, three of which tested goalkeeper Stole Dimitrievski. Read More »

LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates

He is no stranger to the Olympics, as he has played in several of the U.S. basketball teams, carrying them to the gold. "For us to be able to add another category to the Olympics, another basketball category, I think it's pretty great". It'd be even more great to watch him post-up, drive past, and tomahawk dunk on fools in a 3-on-3 setting, but it's hard to be mad at him for opting out of the 3-on-3 event. Read More »

Twins select Royce Lewis No. 1 overall in MLB Draft

He was the L.A. Times' high school baseball player of the year after hitting.429 as a junior. However, Lewis is confident he can stick at shortstop in pro baseball. Over the weekend he pitched the Cardinals into the College World Series with seven strong innings against rival Kentucky. Twins CBO Derek Falvey said that Lewis will begin his career as a shortstop, and there are people in the organization who believe that's the position he'll play in the big leagues. Read More »

Pippa Middleton and James Matthews Just Attended a Wedding in Sweden

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Yesterday, the newlyweds made their first big public appearance since their big day to attend a friend's wedding in Stockholm, Sweden-and looked fantastic while doing so. Her Giles Deacon wedding dress has already inspired brides and bloggers who are seeing it as a further sign that the full lace wedding dress trend is going nowhere soon. Read More »

Mariners select Kentucky's Evan White in of MLB draft

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He bats right-handed and throws left-handed, he's as athletic as it comes among first basemen and - unheard of at his position - his power might be weakest among all of his tools. He was a member of USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team last summer, starting 15 of the team's 19 games, mostly at first base. He led the Wildcats with 24 doubles despite missing 13 games early in the season. Read More »

Whiteville High grad, ECU signee MacKenzie Gore third pick in MLB Draft

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I attended that event previous year and Gore was in the high 80s-low 90s with his fastball, had a slider he used as an out pitch and flashed a curveball and changeup. He joins Tommy Greene and Patrick Lennon as one of three Whiteville players selected in the first round. Gore's high school team at Whiteville won 3 of 4 state championships during his time at the school. Read More »

NBA Finals 2017 Game 5

Despite Cavaliers' win, Warriors are favourite to win the National Basketball Association title as they lead Cavs 3-1 in the best-of-seven finals. To him, the whole thing is flattering. Green said his suspension conversation with Myers is a moment "I remember like it was yesterday, I'll never forget it". Read More »

Red Sox select Tanner Houck with 24th overall pick

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A unsafe offensive piece, Burger is easily the Bears' best player, swatting 21 home runs and batting at an impressive.349 clip in 2016. Advance Rookie Great Falls is also a possibility, he said. Hostetler described Burger as a high-energy, fun person who is an "exceptional leader". Houck, a junior pitcher at the University of Missouri, came into the season considered as a candidate for the top overall pick. Read More »

Didier Drogba scores on debut with American side Phoenix Rising FC

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He might be pushing 40 but Didier Drogba showed American soccer fans he still has what it takes to be a hit State side on his debut for Phoenix Rising FC. Ex-Newcastle midfielder Tiote tragically suffered a heart attack during a training session with Chinese club Beijing Enterprises. Didier Drogba scored on his Phoenix Rising debut and dedicated the win to his former Ivory Coast team-mate Cheick Tiote , who died on Monday aged 30. Read More »

What Alex Lange brings to the Chicago Cubs

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In 2017 Lange was a second-team All American and first team All-SEC, posting a 2.92 ERA in 110 innings pitched, posting a 3.35 K/BB (134/40), passing Ben McDonald for second on the list of LSU career strikeout leaders. Other players to come out of the LSU pipeline recently were pitchers Aaron Nola and Kevin Gausman, as well as position players Alex Bregman, JaCoby Jones, DJ LeMahieu and Ryan Schimpf. Read More »

A Few Things To Know About The MLB Draft

The 21-year-old is the only three-time victor of the John Olerud Award, given to the best two-way player in college baseball , having won it in 2015, 2016, and 2017. In 179 career starts and 186 total appearances as a hitter, McKay has a.328 career batting average with 27 home runs, 46 doubles and 131 RBIs. In mock drafts, McKay was projected to go first overall by ESPN, MLB.com, and Baseball America , though the Twins chose prep shortstop Royce Lewis with that pick in a bit of a surprise. Read More »

Harry Kane cherishes 'special' England equaliser against Scotland

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That is what is good about this team. "We are in a great position to qualify and with four games to go we feel should win all of them". "It was quite emotional". "The players can sniff that". "You can't get too disappointed about it", said the goalkeeper. " I think in the past one or two goalkeepers have sort of given up global football because they've not had that chance, so I'm conscious of keeping people involved". Read More »