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Hosmer blast in 9th lifts Royals over Rockies
- August 24, 2017

He advanced to third on Melky Cabrera's groundout and scored on a two-out passed ball charged to Jonathan Lucroy with Eric Hosmer at the plate. He flipped a potential loss into a victory with one swing of the bat, a particularly important victory considering his team's status in the American League playoff chase. (more...)
Tony Romo, wife welcome third child Tony Romo, wife welcome third child
- August 24, 2017

Tony and Candice are already parents to sons Hawkins , 5, and Rivers , 3. Click the arrow to the right of the Instagram post to see the video above. (more...)
Champions League participants confirmed as Tottenham placed in Pot 3 Champions League participants confirmed as Tottenham placed in Pot 3
- August 24, 2017

Chelsea , Manchester City , Manchester United , Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool will all be in the Champions League draw on Thursday at 5pm. Either way, Spurs are nearly guaranteed to go up against one of the really big boys in the group stages. (more...)
United face Burton in Carabao Cup third round United face Burton in Carabao Cup third round
- August 24, 2017

Manchester United will begin the defence of the League Cup with a third-round tie against Championship side Burton Albion at Old Trafford. West Bromwich Albion host four-time winners Manchester City, Bournemouth play Brighton and Hove Albion, and Crystal Palace host Huddersfield Town. (more...)
National Basketball Association superstar thinks LeBron James will sign with Knicks next summer National Basketball Association superstar thinks LeBron James will sign with Knicks next summer
- August 24, 2017

So, how did Bron feel about that? In fact, as he walked to his convertible Porsche 911, James gave the oldest response in the book, saying: "I don't even know what you're talking about". "And I think they're going to try to make that work", the outspoken Griffin explained . Anthony is reportadly on his way out of town and could be joining Paul in Houston. (more...)
They're back: Why Man Utd are genuine Premier League contenders They're back: Why Man Utd are genuine Premier League contenders
- August 24, 2017

The club have since sacked 2 managers and Jose Mourinho is on his second season now. Manchester United , who have won their opening two Premier League games by a four-goal margin, haven't won three consecutive league games by such a margin or greater since October 1907. (more...)
Hansen urges All Blacks to stay focused for Bledisloe win
- August 24, 2017

Coles was one of only three personnel changes to the side that destroyed Australia last Saturday, with lock Scott Barrett coming on to the bench for Luke Romano. 'I couldn't even do any exercise and I had conversations with my partner about retirement. Sonny Bill Williams, who appeared to suffer a head knock early in last weekend's test, has been passed fit to play, resuming his midfield partnership with Ryan Crotty. (more...)
The numbers behind Wayne Rooney's record-breaking England career The numbers behind Wayne Rooney's record-breaking England career
- August 24, 2017

The Three Lions' all-time leading goal scorer has called a day on his worldwide career after netting 53 goals across 119 appearances for his country. The Everton forward, who scored 53 goals in 119 appearances for the Three Lions, announced the news in a statement on his website. Along with David Beckham, Rooney is the most red carded player for England , having been sent off twice. (more...)
Lonzo Ball, Jayson Tatum share 'best career' vote in National Basketball Association rookie survey Lonzo Ball, Jayson Tatum share 'best career' vote in National Basketball Association rookie survey
- August 24, 2017

There were some interesting answers to questions like biggest draft steal (Donovan Mitchell ), best shooter (Luke Kennard) and best defender (Josh Jackson ), but the most revealing questions were about who will win Rookie of the Year and who will have the best National Basketball Association career. (more...)
49ers add veteran depth to defensive line 49ers add veteran depth to defensive line
- August 24, 2017

The move was announced by the team on Wednesday. The 49ers Wednesday added a defensive lineman to an already full defensive front . Marks spent the past three seasons with 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh, who was Jacksonville's linebackers coach. (more...)
Dont'a Hightower admits he briefly thought he'd sign elsewhere in free agency Dont'a Hightower admits he briefly thought he'd sign elsewhere in free agency
- August 24, 2017

Gillislee, who signed with New England in April, has a short window to solidify his spot on the depth chart before New England's September 7 season opener against Kansas City. "It's meant a lot", he said of being a member of the Patriots. Even though he returned to practice officially earlier in the week, it's not known if he will be ready to participate in Friday's preseason game at Detroit (7 p.m.; Ch. (more...)
Nigeria recall Moses for Cup qualifiers Nigeria recall Moses for Cup qualifiers
- August 24, 2017

Nigeria welcomes the reigning African champions to the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo on September 1, before flying to Yaounde for a quickfire return session on September 4. Defenders William Ekong, Elderson Echiejile and Abdullahi Shehu , midfielders Ogenyi Onazi, John Ogu, Wilfred Ndidi and Oghenekaro Etebo, forwards Ahmed Musa , Moses Simon, Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho made the list. (more...)
Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees
- August 24, 2017

The 28-year-old walked a career-high five batters and allowed three runs - two earned - and two hits in four-plus innings in the Yankees' 11-5 win in Toronto. The way NY is hitting the ball I am tempted to go with the over with Detroit also hitting left handers well... Sanchez's two-run drive in the ninth was his 25th home run of the year. (more...)
Manchester United will be Manchester United will be "very hard to stop", says Ryan Giggs
- August 24, 2017

Giggs believes that United will be "very hard to stop" this season, as they look to build on from their Europa League and EFL Cup success last term. He added: " There's also a lot of experience within the squad and they'll all play their parts ". Rojo was still present on the club's pre-season tour of the U.S., and was also there to cheer on his teammates against Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup in Skopje. (more...)
Neymar blasts Barcelona directors: Neymar blasts Barcelona directors: "They deserve much better"
- August 24, 2017

It appeared that Neymar would remain with club for many more years but that changed last month when reports said PSG was interested in a record setting transfer. I spent four attractive years there and I parted happy. "I spent four attractive years there and parted happy", Neymar said. FC Barcelona ´s Argentinian Leo Messi (L) and Brazilian Neymar celebrate after scoring during Primera Division soccer match played at Camp Nou stadium, Barcelona , Spain, 19 February. (more...)
Deal Agreed: Barcelona Set To Sign Highly Rated Central Midfielder Deal Agreed: Barcelona Set To Sign Highly Rated Central Midfielder
- August 24, 2017

Liverpool have also been tracking Seri with Football London suggesting that Jurgen Klopp is lining-up a bid for the Ivory Coast global after identifying him as an alternative to RB Leipzig's Naby Keita. The Blaugrana have now made a serious offer to acquire Seri, by tabling a €30 million bid for him. Mundo Deportivo reveal that whilst Seri's move to Barcelona is off, it is a big blow to the player as he always wanted to play for the Spanish giants. (more...)
Red Sox acquire speedy outfielder Rajai Davis from A's Red Sox acquire speedy outfielder Rajai Davis from A's
- August 24, 2017

Davis goes from a member of the team with the second-worst record in the American League in the Oakland Athletics to the team with the second-best record in the AL in the Red Sox . Davis is a career.264/.313/.384 hitter that brings a strong stolen base ability as well as experience and leadership to a young Red Sox outfield. Comcast SportsNet's Evan Drellich first reported the Red Sox were going to acquire Davis, but it was being kept under wraps for now because Oakland's game on ... (more...)
Kendall Wright working as Bears' first-team slot receiver Kendall Wright working as Bears' first-team slot receiver
- August 24, 2017

Trubisky's athleticism and arm talent have flashed during the two exhibitions in which he has played with the second and third strings. " I think I've progressed faster than they expected I would ", Trubisky said, "but I've still got a long ways to go, and I know that. (more...)
Klay Thompson not anxious about money breaking up Warriors Klay Thompson not anxious about money breaking up Warriors
- August 24, 2017

Before trading Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics in a blockbuster deal on Tuesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers actually reached out to the Golden State Warriors about swapping Irving for Klay Thompson . Thomas will now have the opportunity to compete for the National Basketball Association championship next season, if he's able to play at the level he played at last season for the Celtics . (more...)
Mark Wahlberg backs McGregor in latest promo for Mayweather fight Mark Wahlberg backs McGregor in latest promo for Mayweather fight
- August 24, 2017

Khalid offers the lessons culled from two historic antecedents to Mayweather vs. McGregor: Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries in July 1910, and Muhammad Ali vs. I always talk about how I appreciate the legendary fighters. "He messed up there, we usually fight in 4oz gloves and in eight, I will break through whatever is in front of me". (more...)
Usain Bolt goes from sprinter to global restaurateur in record time Usain Bolt goes from sprinter to global restaurateur in record time
- August 24, 2017

He was pictured partying alongside various Love Island Stars. Two of the famous drinks were £940 magnums and on top of that there was a £570 bottle of vodka. "I don't give a s***". On Sunday, he said farewell to his fans at the London Stadium with a victory lap. The second location is in Ocho Rios. According to Business Insider , the opening of the 15 restaurants in the United Kingdom is thanks to a deal struck with Casual Dining Restaurant Group, the same company that runs KFC and ... (more...)
Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll — Preseason AP poll Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll — Preseason AP poll
- August 24, 2017

A panel of 61 sports writers and broadcasters from around the country votes on the poll weekly. Three other teams split the remaining nine first-place votes. Florida 18. Miami (Fla.) 19. The Bulls were also No. 19 in 2008. The Vols are ranked 25th in the survey released Monday . "It's a popularity poll right now". (more...)
Swansea sign Sam Clucas from Hull for club record £16.5m Swansea sign Sam Clucas from Hull for club record £16.5m
- August 24, 2017

After completing the move to the KCOM Stadium, he told the Hull site: "I'm delighted to get the deal done". "I've seen a lot of Swansea and one of the main reasons I made a decision to come here was because of the way they play football". (more...)
Trevor Rosenthal to undergo Tommy John surgery, miss rest of season Trevor Rosenthal to undergo Tommy John surgery, miss rest of season
- August 24, 2017

Cardinals general manager Michael Girsch said Wednesday he hopes someone "seizes" the closer role. The Cardinals also purchased the contract of left-handed reliever Ryan Sherriff from their triple-A affiliate in Memphis. He allowed three runs in four innings, including two home runs. Sherriff is 5-1 with a 3.19 ERA and six saves over 53 2/3 innings for Memphis this season. (more...)
ESPN Radio Host Ryen Russillo Arrested for Criminal Entry ESPN Radio Host Ryen Russillo Arrested for Criminal Entry
- August 24, 2017

The victims showed officers where Russillo was allegedly lying on a bed in the south bedroom. Authorities say those factors all indicated that Russillo was drunk. Russillo hosts an eponymous national show on ESPN Radio Wednesdays from 1 p.m.to 4 p.m. eastern time. The offense is punishable by a fine of $750. (more...)