The Mariners made a big push to get Segura a ticket to Nationals Park for next week's All-Star activities after he was named one of five AL candidates for the Final Vote on Sunday. It's also well deserved after Segura's superb first half helped to anchor the Mariners infield and offense.
After three straight days of creative hashtags, endless retweets and countless hand cramps from online voting, the Milwaukee Brewers are sending their fourth player to the 2018 MLB All-Star game. Now in its 17 season, the All-Star Final Vote has recorded over 845 million votes. Segura entered play Wednesday in the majors with a.329 batting average and second in hits (116), trailing only reigning AL MVP Jose Altuve (124).
The results of the Final Vote to determine the last roster spot on the American League and National League All-Star teams are in. The 24 foreign-born players include players from Venezuela (8), Puerto Rico (6), the Dominican Republic (4), Cuba (2), Curacao (2), Canada (1) and South Korea (1). Aguilar's trip to Washington, D.C. will mark his first All-Star Game selection. The 89 Midsummer Classic will be televised nationally by FOX Sports; in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and RDS; and worldwide by partners in more than 180 countries. MLB Network, MLB.com and SiriusXM also will provide comprehensive All-Star Week coverage.
Thailand's junta chief told reporters on Tuesday that the group had been given a "minor tranquiliser" to help calm their nerves. People celebrated on Tuesday as divers evacuated some of the 12 boys and their coach trapped at Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai .
Narongsak, giving details of the rescue, said falling oxygen levels inside the cave complex had added a sense of urgency. He said, "The situation went beyond just being a rescue mission and became a symbol of unity among man".
When the items were analysed by Oxford University's Radiocarbon Accelerator Unit, more than 74% were found to be from after 1947. While the numbers of elephants being killed has dropped for the last five years, around 55 are still being killed every day.
A Facebook group has been started to help support Denise Nickerson , who's recovering from a stroke she suffered in late June. However, TMZ reports that a pacemaker was put in and she needs to be fed through a feeding tube.
The victim was treated for his injuries and Crenshaw was taken to jail and charged with aggravated battery, the report states. Crenshaw is well-known for selling paintings drawn with his feet to tourists on Miami's Lincoln Road mall.
More significantly, the case has revealed some new information on the current status of Apple's self-driving vehicle project. Apple has brought criminal charges against Zhang, and he could face up to 10 years imprisonment and a $250,000 fine.
Raheem Sterling paid tribute to England's fans after helping the team reach a "dream" World Cup semi-final. Raheem Sterling has been criticised for his performances at the World Cup .
A record number of Americans are quitting their jobs
Companies continue to fill more positions and as such, job openings dropped to 6.64 million in May, down from 6.84 million. In May, the US quit rate, or the proportion of workers quitting their jobs, reached the highest level since 2001.
Giants, Redskins make picks in NFL's supplemental draft
The Player: Carter is estimated about 6-foot, 200 pounds, although he did not have time for a pro day to verify his measurables. In a year or two, perhaps the Giants will look back on the gamble they took Wednesday and nod in approval.
His last World Cup, says Dalic
She added that she is flying back to Croatia and would be watching the game as part of a joint birthday football celebration. Deschamps also suggested in his post-semifinal comments that the French side might have another gear to reach in the final.
Amesbury novichok victim Dawn Sturgess, 44, dies
Police continue to investigate whether the attempted murders of the Skripals are linked to the poisoning of Sturgess and the man. Earlier on Monday, the Kremlin said it would be "absurd" to suggest that Russian Federation was involved in Sturgess's death.
Bobi Wine leads Ugandans in protest against social media tax
Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda made the announcement soon after police broke up a protest against the taxes. "It's not right. Colleagues, the Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill 2018 was presented to this August House, debated and passed by this Parliament.
Michigan Expands List of Conditions for Medical Pot
Such a patient's physician will first identify all the potential medical marijuana risks based on his/her medical condition . Officials say they received public comments related to petitions to add conditions to the list.
Reese Witherspoon to bring book tour to Louisville
More recently, she has appeared in the Emmy-winning TV show " Big Little Lies " and the Disney feature film "A Wrinkle in Time". Witherspoon won an Oscar for 2005's " Walk the Line ", in which she portrayed Johnny Cash's wife June Carter.