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by | May 08, 2017 | 06:57

Machado also took almost 30 seconds to round the bases after a home run during Monday's game. It has been a bit of an underwhelming season from the dish by Machado's standards, and he is slashing.223/.325/.476 with a.341 wOBA through 120 plate appearances.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:50

It also didn't hurt that his golf game was solid, particularly the putter that helped him avoid problems as he shot rounds of 68 and 65 before Sunday's final stroll around the 7,002-yard course at The Woodlands Country Club. Daly picked up his first PGA Tour Champions win since joining the senior circuit after turning 50 in April previous year as he closed with a three-under 69 despite bogeys at each of the last three holes at The Woodlands.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:52

It started when he had 25 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists, four blocks and four steals in Cleveland's second playoff game. Kyle Korver's performance from beyond the three-point line made a huge impact on this game. John Wall added 27 points and 12 assists for Washington. The Cavaliers pushed their lead up to 16 points with a quick 8-4 run over the first three minutes of the second half.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:52

Zimmerman leads the league in hitting, hits, home runs, RBIs, and a slew of other major offensive categories. Treinen struck out Andrés Blanco, but Galvis lofted a fly ball to center field, plenty deep to score Herrera without a throw. OF Howie Kendrick (oblique) is still a week to 10 days from returning. "Pivetta has good enough stuff in order to be successful", Mackanin said. "When they tell me they're better, I like to hold him out at least another day".

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:46

Conte began against Tottenham with Eden Hazard and Diego Costa on the bench - a decision made partly with one eye on this week's league games against Southampton and Everton. "I'm pleased with our fantastic performance". Southampton boss Claude Puel: "It's a shame that with the quality of this game we conceded four goals tonight".

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:43

Chelsea have already guaranteed their place back in the Champions League next term and Conte doesn't think he has a big enough squad to cope. Antonio Conte will ask his board to invest in Chelsea's squad for next season as he admits that his squad isn't yet fully equipped to deal with the intense schedule of European competition.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:39

Spurs could have narrowed the gap to a point with victory at London Stadium, but were well below par as the Hammers helped Chelsea close on the title. Chelsea now need just two wins from their final four matches to be guaranteed of the title. Yes, I'm a little disappointed , it wasn't our best day.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:33

Garrett began his major league career with 12 scoreless innings over his first two starts before allowing a two-run homer to the Pirates' David Freese in the seventh inning on April 12. The Pirates have no plans to put him on the DL. The way I am, I take to a coach like that. "He's a good hitter". "I just wasn't myself today", Garrett said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:27

Perched along the left-field or right-field lines, ballboys and ballgirls (and balldudes) are tasked with a very important duty during a given game: protect the bullpen. The catcher sets up outside and comes up and in and he misses and hits me in my hand and makes me exit the game. So, too, have a few other key members of the Blue Jays' makeshift lineup.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:25

FC Barcelona and Real Madrid maintained their particular head to head on Saturday in the Spanish Liga Santander as both sides claimed wins which left them neck and neck in the title race. It was two in five minutes for the Spain striker - Marco Asensio sauntering towards the Granada area to find his team-mate in the box, where Morata twisted Martin Hongla to distraction before blasting past Guillermo Ochoa.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:21

The bench combination of Eric Gordon, Nene and Lou Williams combined for 64 points, outpacing the Thunder's bench by 42 total point. James Harden scored 44 points for Houston, but he missed a three-pointer that could have won the game just before time expired.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:55

At the Cup level there are so many hands working on a auto that it's like going on tour with a football team. But the son of the late champion has never won a Cup title. "I'm 42, and I look online at statistics of other drivers and not many of them had a ton of success beyond 45", Earnhardt told NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:51

Ryan Getzlaf and Cam Fowler also scored for the Ducks, who became the first National Hockey League club to rally from three goals down in the final four minutes of regulation to win. "If I'm asking our players to channel their energy and their focus on the actual playing of the game, and leaving the rest of the crap alone, I have to do that too." said McLellan.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:53

Canelo was in such control through the entirety of the fight that he stood between rounds. But Canelo fought Chavez Jr.at a 164-pound catchweight, so he should be comfortable at the higher weight. Golovkin , who has knocked out 33 of his 37 career fights is putting his WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, and IBO middleweight titles on the line. Canelo Alvarez , right, of Mexico, hits Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., of Mexico, during their boxing match , Saturday, May 6, 2017, in Las Vegas .

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:48

Fast facts: Leah Pritchett still leads the series despite losing to Torrence last weekend. The 29-year-old from Olive Branch, Miss., perhaps best known as Danica Patrick's boyfriend, made a daring move on the back straightaway and then held of Jamie McMurray, Kyle Busch and Aric Almirola down the stretch for his historic victory.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:49

The manager has pinpointed a failure in both penalty areas as the chief reason for their failure to mount a title challenge this season. It has been a tough first year in England for Guardiola, who will finish a season without a trophy for the first time in his coaching career.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:42

It was also a second success for jockey John Velazquez , who always had Always Dreaming in a good position near the pace throughout the mile and a quarter feature from his low draw. Irish War Cry (9/2) won the Wood Memorial. Always Dreaming is a dark bay or brown colt by Bodemeister. "It's sweet. I thought we had a big shot when we turned for home".

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:42

With only one goal to show for a dominant performance, Mourinho conceded the tie is still "open". The away goal in Galicia could prove crucial as United bid to make it to the Europa League final in Stockholm. Meanwhile, Marouane Fellaini admitted he had to "control himself" after picking up an early booking against Celta Vigo just a week after seeing red in the Manchester derby.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:41

Pointing to Bouchard's aggressive style of stepping in to take the ball on the rise, Sharapova said she expect a match of first-strike tennis. Wild card Maria Sharapova stormed past Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0, setting up a highly-anticipated rematch with one of her harshest critics, Genie Bouchard in a clash that could be dripping with antipathy.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:40

Manchester United had written on the club's official Twitter feed: "Good news from Zlatan's team that he has undergone successful knee surgery". Celta, now lying mid-table in La Liga, will contest their first major European semifinal against United at Estadio de Balaidos.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:29

It wasn't a thriller, either, just a dominant performance by Alvarez . The bigger Chavez (50-3-1, 32 KOs) started bleeding from the nose in the third round. "I never sit down in sparring, and I didn't want to sit here". "I feel very excited, right now is a different story. I have had hard encounters - the upcoming fight without any doubt will also be difficult".

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:22

Game 4 is Sunday evening in Washington. While those numbers aren't eye-popping, Oubre has been logging 17.4 minutes a night in the postseason as a rotational regular on the wing. After it was so effective in Game 2 , they ran very few picks with Thomas as the ball handler in order to spring him loose towards the rim. He attempted only one more 3-pointer and was on the wrong end of post-ups by the Wizards on defence.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:19

Hoping to stave off elimination, the Raptors were more aggressive from the opening whistle than they'd been all series. While Toronto managed to make things a little more interesting in Game 4 than they had in any of the previous three, ultimately, it wasn't enough.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:08

He is an animal, he is always ready to kill the opponent. "Commitment and determination also helped us to win because over the whole game we played as a team and fought hard". "He was over the moon for us but we are delighted as well that we have got to a final for him". "What I did was just give a bit more security to a team who had conceded in three goals in three away games.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:01

A win could take us above Leicester City where defeat could see us too close to the relegation places for comfort - it all depends on which version of our side turns up! "I think the difference was probably that we had experienced that, and you know that it can happen", Clement said, referring to the match that Spurs won 3-1 last month despite being a goal behind with two minutes remaining.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:59

After the Granada game, the Brazilian defender said the win was a tough one. Real have beaten Atletico twice in three years in the Champions League final and a Ronaldo hattrick - his second treble in as many matches in the competition - brushed aside Simeone's men in the first leg.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:55

Jose at a press conference said that as much as possible all forces will be thrown in the LEF, where MJ remains the favorite, and on Thursday in Spain, beat Celta - 0: 1. Alexis Sanchez is two shy of 50 Premier League goals for Arsenal . As it stands, Arsenal's chances of making the top four in EPL this year look about as good as Olosunde's of playing this game: not great, but not impossible.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:55

Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin scored at 7:20 and 7:47 of the third period to give Washington a 4-2 lead. Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20), from Denmark, celebrates as teammate Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russian Federation, scores a goal as Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and teammates Olli Maatta (3), from Finland, .

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:50

St. Louis improved to 2-2 in extra-inning games and won its sixth straight on the road. Teheran lost his only start against the Cardinals in 2016, and is 1-2 with a 3.13 ERA in four career starts against St. Feldman (2-3) allowed four hits with a walk and five strikeouts for his fifth career complete game. He made one appearance as a pinch hitter during Milwaukee's series in St.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:43

It was pretty early", Mattingly said. "We couldn't get anything going". Rene Rivera dunked a single to left to lead off. We have to give some credit to Urena. Stanton added a solo shot - this one off the windows of the suites in left field - in the third for his 21st career multi-homer game and his sixth at Citi Field.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:38

When John Carlson got a roughing penalty to put the Penguins on a power play, it gave Justin Schultz the opportunity to get the victor. Washington has just one goal from their bottom six in this series, which is quite unlike their seemingly endless depth from the regular season.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:40

Despite Barcelona's obvious appeal, Conte leaving Chelsea for the Spanish giants is a massive long shot. "When we played them at White Hart Lane, he didn't have a shot on target for 89 minutes, then out of nowhere he had scored a penalty and another goal from open play and they had won the game", he said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:39

Trailing Manchester City by six points, albeit with a game in hand, Arsenal need their rivals to slip up if they are to have any chance of sealing a top-four place to ensure entry to Europe's top club competition. "If you look at Chelsea then N'Golo Kante and Nemanja Matic give security defensively, they are not adventurous going forward, but we play with players like Aaron Ramsey".

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:36

After the game, Noble paid credit to the display, which he says had left him "speechless" after they derailed one of their rivals' hopes of winning the Premier League title. Manager Mauricio Pochettino won't concede the title with Spurs still having three matches to play, but even he recognizes the mountain his side must climb to pull off the improbable.

by | May 08, 2017 | 04:35

After equaling last season's loss total in less than a month, the reigning AL Cy Young Award victor finally got to pitch with a lead again when Boston took advantage of a costly Minnesota error and scored eight two-out runs in the second.