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by | June 07, 2017 | 10:44

Yost was tossed by Welke soon after the manager left the dugout. "Bonny's double was key and was a great at-bat". Brantley's single hit near the top of the wall in right field, drove in Robertson and moved Lindor over to third base. "They had something going and I slowed it down". Royals: LHP Brian Flynn (broken ribs) began a minor league rehab assignment at Triple-A Omaha. The eight-game homestand continues against the Athletics on Memorial Day at 4:10 p.m.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:42

All the stars have got to be lined up and we've got to capitalize on it. Wallace is replacing Aric Almirola , while Almirola continues his rehab work after suffering a fractured vertebrae sustained in a nasty crash on May 13 at the Kansas Speedway.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:39

The Saints have asked the Premier League to investigate what they believe to be an illegal approach from Liverpool to Van Dijk. Reports on Monday evening suggested Liverpool had launched a bid of £60million with £200,000 in wages in order to beat rivals Chelsea and Manchester City to the signing of Van Dijk.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:40

IN a previous meeting, Murray outlasted Del Potro in a marathon Olympic final in 2016 before the 30th ranked Argentine gained his revenge with a come-from-behind win in five sets in the Davis Cup semifinal. Kevin Anderson took advantage of an underdone Nick Kyrgios , eliminating the Australian 5-7, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. I'm playing way better than two weeks ago.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:38

Joe Root top scored for England with a battling 64, while Buttler, a specialist in the one-day format of the game, made a quick-fire unbeaten 61 as the home side made a total of 310 all out. "We batted OK", said Morgan. Out-of-form opener Jason Roy was first to go again, at least reaching double figures for the first time in six ODI innings only to then walk across his stumps to be bowled round his legs in Milne's first over.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:38

The Barcelona midfielder was reportedly involved in an incident with a reporter from the Milliyet newspaper on the Turkey squad's flight back following their 0-0 friendly draw with Macedonia on Monday. Barcelona attacker Arda Turan has reportedly assaulted a journalist while on global duty with Turkey . Who did I ask for bonuses from? Turan then grabbed Meşe by the throat and was about to hit him when teammates Burak Yılmaz and Caner Erkin, intervened.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:27

Looking only at the score differentials from last year's NBA Finals compared to this year's might lead one to incorrectly assume that this year's Golden State Warriors are a lot like last year's Warriors and this year's Finals might look something like last year's.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:27

Murray won the hearts and minds of Roland Garros spectators - and a huge global television audience - after using a post-match on-court interview to dedicate "thoughts and prayers" to casualties of the Manchester and London atrocities. They gave me the energy to fight". The No. 3 seed will next face the seventh-seeded Marin Cilic , who benefitted from his opponent Kevin Anderson's withdrawal due to an injury early in the second set.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:27

Never drafted, either into the QMJHL or the NHL , Gaudreau worked himself up from an invite to a spot in a Predators' development camp to a minor league contract to a two-way deal to starring on the biggest stage in the hockey world at the age of 24.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:24

Amazingly the crew managed to install a replacement in just 55 minutes and Emirates Team New Zealand made it to the start where neither boat wanted to engage in the gusts of wind sweeping across the Grand Harbour. However, he remained uncertain whether the boat would be ready to resume racing on Thursday (NZ time). They have 24 hours to get working on repairs until tomorrow's racing begins.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:22

But they could not repeat the feat against Oracle Team USA and the US crew, with a win over Ben Ainslie's British team, finished top of the qualifier table. The eventual victor of that stage of the competition will then become the official Challenger to Oracle Team USA for the 35th America's Cup . As the defending champions, Team USA sit out the semi-finals and final of qualifying and await the challenger they produce for the 35th America's Cup.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:15

Ronaldo took to the stage at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu to celebrate Real Madrid's Champions League final triumph over Juventus with the Madridista faithful, giving a speech that of course included his trademark "SI!" shout. "He is the only one to win two consecutive Champions Leagues", added Perez. "That is why he is already the best coach in the world", said the president.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:13

He allowed a leadoff double to George Springer and an infield single to Josh Reddick before Jose Altuve put the Astros on the board with a sacrifice fly. "Then a few too many sliders". Alex Gordon homered for the Royals in the third off Paulino, who was making his third big league start. For moment, though, let's reset: The Astros raked Junis for seven earned runs and nine hits in 3 2/3 innings.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:11

The incident compounded a miserable night for supporters of Juventus , who lost the Cardiff final 4-1 to Real Madrid . There are some players who have probably played their last game for the club like Fabio Coentrao, who has barely featured this season and is likely to leave as they seek a deal for Atletico Madrid defender Theo Hernandez, with reports in Spain suggesting he has already passed his Madrid medical.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:14

Hashim Amla is in a rich vein of form and scored a serene century in the match. PROBABLE SOUTH AFRICA XI: Amla, de Kock (wk), du Plessis, de Villiers (c), Duminy, Miller, Morris, Parnell, Rabada, Morkel, Tahir. "The whole team is responsible". "Because that's what I think our players can do". Pakistan play their next game against South Africa at the same venue on Wednesday.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:11

He wants to set an example for the youth in Oakland . The Raiders will play the next two seasons in Oakland before moving the franchise to Las Vegas. "The billboards is for the commercial people", Lynch said. He had double digits in touchdown runs every season from 2011-14, and his 51 TDs on the ground are the most in the National Football League since 2011 despite playing just seven games in 2015 and being retired all last season.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:11

Mallya , who is now taking refuge in England had watched the high-octane India vs Pakistan clash on Sunday, being played at Edgbaston. Mallya was also reported to be present at the charity ball organised by India and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli .

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:12

Decker signed a five-year, $36.25 million deal with the Jets in 2013 after back-to-back 1,000-yard seasons as Peyton Manning's No. 2 wideout with the Broncos . The Jets re-acquired inside linebacker Demario Davis last week in a trade that sent safety Calvin Pryor to Cleveland. And when pressed on the fact that the team isn't now in dire need of cap space, he again responded: "That's a good question".

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:08

The result spelled good news for England , who top Group A after their curtain-raising win over Bangladesh . The hosts, with two points, are now in the strong position of only needing to win one more game to make the semi-finals. Guptill and Williamson will be the key to New Zealand , and also crucial to the side's fortunes will be the form of the experienced Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson and Luke Ronchi.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:07

That was enough to convince manager Pete Mackanin to lift Neris in favor of sidearm pitcher Pat Neshek, who struck out Adonis Garcia and got Kurt Suzuki to pop out to end the game. Brandon Phillips doubled with one out and Nick Markakis followed with an RBI single. Altherr will move up to third for the 20th time this season. It was the first home run and the first earned run allowed by Garcia since May 21.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:05

He played every snap at left tackle and had been expected to be an anchor of the Lions offensive line this season. Free agent offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandjio tweeted late Tuesday night that he is visiting the Lions. We certainly don't rule that out, " Caldwell said. We at Lions Wire mentioned backup tackle as a possible need throughout the offseason; players like RFA returnee Corey Robinson and undrafted rookie Storm Norton will presumably get extra reps in Decker's absence.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:04

Gennett was due up fourth in the eighth inning, so he needed at least one runner to get on base for him to have a shot against Cardinals reliever John Brebbia to become the first Reds player to ever hit four home runs in a game. Sabathia has won four straight starts for the first time since 2012. "They made me know exactly what I needed to do and exactly how many homers I had at each point".

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:55

A guy that big that hits like that, that's special. Ortiz greeted Yankees rookie phenom Aaron Judge at a charity event on Monday, so the Yankees made a decision to have a little fun with a photo of the two on the team's official Instagram page on Tuesday.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:52

Activated before the game, Hahn (2-4) struck out two, walked one and pitched out of a bases-loaded jam in the fourth. Beliveau didn't have to wait long to see action, pitching a scoreless eighth inning on Monday in his Jays debut and his first action in the majors since 2015.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:47

And while the 2014-15 Final matchups were televised on NBC Sports Network, other marks from this year's Penguins and Predators series have been promising, to say the least. They said you can't get fan support from the south, not for hockey. "Those are your only two choices". Five catfish, several towels, a stuffed penguin and a cowboy hat hit the ice Saturday night in the Predators' 5-1 win over Pittsburgh, which pulled Nashville within 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:47

The Cavaliers' willingness to play to the Warriors strength is giving way too many possessions to arguably the greatest offensive team in National Basketball Association history. The Nielsen company said that the first two games averaged 19.2 million viewers. Through two games of the Finals, he's scored 66 points. And the Warriors point to Game 3 as the initial turning point.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:41

It said in a statement Monday that the Springfield soccer club's decision to disqualify Mili Hernandez's team does not represent the association's core values of teamwork and inclusion. "They only did it because I look like a boy", Mili told WOWT 6 News. "I was mad", said Mili. But the tournament's officials denied that Mili was kicked out because of her short haircut, saying a typo on the roster that listed her as a boy was the reason for the disqualification.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:43

Nadal , seeking a record 10th championship at the clay-court major, overwhelmed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 and has dropped only 20 games so far. Carreno Busta has never played in the last eight of a Grand Slam event, and was forced to recover from trailing 1-0 and 2-1 to overcome Milos Raonic over five sets in the quarter-finals.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:11

The signs which read "leader, humanitarian, role model and mentor", were then posted across the street from James's Bath Township home, after getting permission from security. "We've got a long way to go, for us as a society and for us as African Americans, until we feel equal in America". "LeBron donates a ton to Akron Public Schools", said Pennington, who currently is on maternity leave after giving birth to her daughter, Cecilia, now 3? months old.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:09

If they can duplicate that tonight, they will certainly walk away with the win. After losing Game 5 and Game 6 to the Washington Capitals in the second round, the Penguins shut out their opponent in Game 7. "I think we've done a lot of throwing pucks at the net", Crosby said of Pittsburgh's breakout offence. Second, Sullivan put a physical presence on each line - forwards Chris Kunitz, Rowney, Wilson and Josh Archibald - and they helped fuel an aggressive forecheck that has created ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:09

But a juicy rebound went right to goal-scorer extraordinaire Jake Guentzel , who scored his fourth goal in three games at 2:46 to put Pittsburgh on top. "I wish I was out there with the guys right now playing, but I couldn't be more proud of this city and the fans and everyone coming together, just like this event we're doing right now".

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:02

After what has been our most enduring league campaign, has somehow become respectable with our cup triumph, and now the manager is using that display as proof that he is still the correct person to lead this club into next season. I love to build, I love to get people going and I love what I do. I said last week this team will be in the championship with one or two good buys. That's what I didn't accept through the season.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:57

With No. 1 defenceman Kris Letang gone midway through the season, they finished 14th in shots for and against at five-on-five; going into Game 2 Wednesday night, Pittsburgh had the second-lowest percentage of five-on-five shot attempts of any team in the playoffs at 46.9 per cent, which in the regular season would make them the 29th-ranked team in hockey, and then it got worse.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:54

Ghana's representative at the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee competition, Lilly Tugbah, says she will not allow her inability to secure the topmost award dampen her spirit but will rather focus on the positive experience she garnered from the competition.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:54

Grande organised her One Love Manchester concert which went off without a hitch yesterday and featured performances from singers including Justin Bieber , Miley Cyrus , Robbie Williams , Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams. One Love Manchester is raising money for those affected by the bombing at the end of Ariana Grandes concert in Manchester on May 22, 2017. Backed by two singers and a guitarist, she delivered the song wearing all white, singing, "Throw your sticks and your ...