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by | April 17, 2017 | 09:49

In two starts this sason, Duffy has turned in two quality starts and now owns a 2.08 ERA to go along with a 1.12 WHIP over 13 innings of work. Moustakas led off with a walk, advanced to third on Lorenzo Cain's double and scored on Eric Hosmer's grounder.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:49

Rodgers says he is already beginning to plan ahead for the the Scottish Cup semi-final with Rangers on April 23, claiming Celtic cannot afford to stand still if they want to build on their remarkable success this season. "It's a massive credit to the players". "I'm more pleased for others". "I think one day I would go back, maybe even go overseas". The travelling Celtic support didn't have to wait long to celebrate again as Armstrong made it 3-0 in the 55th minute.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:49

Top seed and former victor Jack Sock defeated Germany's Tommy Haas 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals of the US Clay Court Championships on Thursday. Sock, who won the most matches on the Tour in 2017 (including a 10-1 score in the deciders) was off to a better start in set number 3, converting his 3rd break point in the first game to clinch an early break and building a 3-1 advantage.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:43

Carlo Ancelotti's side, though, couldn't take advantage of the extra man. The draw leaves Bayern without a win in their last two away games, but Ancelotti was not disheartened by his side's failure to make the most of several gilt-edged chances as they remain eight points clear at the top of the table.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:45

If the Jackets are going to win their first game in the series, they will need to get a first-rate performance from goalie Sergei Bobrovsky. This time, the Preds didn't top the Hawks by a single goal, or even two, but left the game with a huge 5-0 shutout victory.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:40

EAST: The Toronto Maple Leafs filled the final vacant playoff spot by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 on Saturday night in dramatic fashion after losing goaltender Frederik Andersen to injury. "But obviously when we come this far we're not going to be satisfied with anything but trying to move on and trying to win games so we're not just happy to be here, we want to try to make our mark and play as well as we can".

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:37

But Lundqvist's success was a combination of great saves and a failure on the part of the Canadiens to capitalize on the rebounds allowed. "He got a lot of wood on it, it was a pretty good shot", said Canadiens goaltender Carey Price , who stopped 29 shots.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:37

Buchholz will seek a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews on Monday, but this is looking like it could require a major operation. Buchholz, a free agent at the end of the season, allowed six runs on eight hits before asking for the trainer to come to the mound with one out in the third inning of Tuesday night's game at Citizens Bank Park against the Mets.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:34

Jeff Slater, a vice president for United , says bumping passengers from flights to accommodate crew members happens infrequently. Emirates has targeted the CEO, Oscar Munoz , directly by using a quote from last month against him -Munoz said that Persian Gulf-based airlines "aren't airlines" while criticizing the substantial subsidies they receive from their governments.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:35

Center Al Horford , who touted the opportunity to play alongside Thomas as one of the main reasons he chose to sign with Boston as a free agent this past summer, said everyone is just trying to give him space right now. His Game 1 appearance against the Celtics was his first game back from injury, and many weren't even sure he would be back in time for the postseason opener.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:29

The study, published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine, looked at health outcomes among Medicare patients over the age of 65 who sought medical care for a heart attack or cardiac arrest on the days of the largest marathons in 11 cities across the United States.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:31

Spurs, now second in the league, completed a remarkable comeback to defeat Swansea City 3-1 on Wednesday, while Chelsea remained on course for their fifth league title with a 2-1 win over fourth-placed Manchester City . The Belgium defender completed 90 Premier League minutes for the first time in a year, and has started just six times in all competitions this season.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:27

Alli has emerged as one of Europe's most exciting prospects this season, and Lawrenson has expressed his belief that Liverpool made a big mistake in withdrawing their interest. "When you look at the eight league games I've missed this season due to injury, we've won five and drawn three". Kane is undoubtedly Tottenham's main source of goals, with the England global having scored 19 times in the Premier League this season.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:25

Cespedes dropped to the ground at Citizens Bank Park, but was able to walk it off. Ramos walked Cabrera, who flipped his bat vibrantly upon ball four. Cabrera eventually scored on Jay Bruce's two-run single. After the Mets won 4-3, Christie tweeted: "Thanks for the tribute tonight". The manager has no plans to sit Reyes, though.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:26

In case you didn't know. . However, speaking in 2015 when the original transfer was completed, then-Everton boss Roberto Martinez explained that Barcelona would not be able to sell Deulofeu immediately if they ever chose to re-sign him.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:26

There are 94 players in the field for the 81st Masters, which is played at the par-72, 7,435-yard Augusta National Golf Club. As Spieth dropped and dropped - his quadruple bogey on the 12 hole will live as an infamous moment in Augusta National history - an Englishman named Danny Willett rose.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:19

Kim, who bats left-handed, had been benched in the four previous games, as the Orioles faced three left-handed starters and a right-handed knuckleballer in Boston Red Sox's Steven Wright. With one out, Jonathan Schoop hit a fly ball to Kevin Pillar at centre which was deep enough to score Gentry and tie the game 1-1, setting up the walk-off by Morales.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:21

Fans of the Anaheim Ducks better give Ryan Kesler's butt a hand, because it was the 32-year-old's backside that gave the Ducks a 1-0 lead over the Calgary Flames in the first round of the 2017 NHL Playoffs. "I think there was twice in the game where we stopped playing for a second, thinking it was icing, then hesitated coming to the bench, and it cost us".

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:16

Team-mate Marcel Schmelzer added: 'We would have wished very, very much that they could have found another date for the match. "I know we earn a lot of money and have a privileged life but we are human beings". It urged fans to allow extra time for tougher security. The blasts smashed windows on the bus carrying the players to the stadium. Dortmund's compact stadium, packed with raucous home fans dressed in the team's distinctive black and yellow colors, is usually an intimidating venue ...

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:16

Update: Rudy Gobert reportedly suffered a hyperextended knee and no structural damage. Rivers was sat behind the Clippers bench during Game 1 against the Utah Jazz in a navy suit. Lob City experienced a heartbreaking opening to its postseason campaign as it lost to the Utah Jazz , 97-95. Truthfully, most of the credit should go to Gordon Hayward, who finished up with 10 rebounds.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:13

Romano, a 23-year-old right-hander, threw 35 pitches in the first inning and 82 in the game, allowing four walks, three hits and three runs with two strikeouts. Braun moved past Cecil Cooper into second place on Milwaukee's career RBIs list with 945, trailing only Hall of Famer Robin Yount (1,406). Ivan Barbashev scored a pair of goals to help the Chicago Wolves to an 8-4 win over the Milwaukee Admirals Thursday night at Allstate Arena.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:09

If the challenge is to prove too late, there is unquestionably something in the air, in the longer term, for Spurs' believers. Hugo Lloris is yet to fully recover from the stomach bug that kept him away from the game in Wales, meaning Lopez - who is on loan from Espanyol - could be thrust into the spotlight.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:09

NEW YORK (AP) - Alexander Radulov had a goal and an assist to lead Montreal over New York, giving the Canadiens a 2-1 lead in the first-round playoff series. The Blues scored their first power-play goal of the series from Schwartz with 4:41 remaining in the second period. It just didn't result in the red light coming on behind Lundqvist.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:09

The best-of-seven Western Conference series continues Wednesday night in Houston. Sparking 10-0 run in the fourth quarter, Harden was unstoppable on offence as the Rockets pushed the lead to 110-80 with 4:30 remaining. One of the other more impressive stories of the evening was how the Houston front court completely outclassed the top rebounding team in the league.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:04

Since they're now down 2-0 in the series, a playoff-long suspension might only last two more games, but if Columbus were to come back and advance, it'd certainly be harsh. ABOUT THE BLUE JACKETS: Brandon Saad looks to atone from a porous performance in Game 1, one that saw the 24-year-old Pittsburgh native limited to just 1:45 of ice time in the third period.

by | April 17, 2017 | 09:04

However, the winger is happy with the win as he feels Manchester City have dropped too many unnecessary points in recent weeks, which has hurt their title chances. "It would be a success to qualify for the Champions League". Navas hasn't done much wrong in the past three games when he's been up against Arsenal, Chelsea and Hull - but we'll have to wait to find out.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:57

Posey's position was one of the biggest factors in making the move. Clearly, Walker was just as shaken up by his missed pitch as Posey. Cain took matters into his own hands in the bottom of the fifth, spurring a three-run Giants rally. Posey is on the seven-day concussion disabled list. "But we're not going to be happy about it". Diamondbacks reliever Jorge De La Rosa hit pinch-hitter Conor Gillaspie with a pitch in the eighth.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:55

The 25-year-old was seen to clap the fourth official in a sarcastic fashion and referee Jesus Gil Manzano included the incident in his official match report. Barcelona are expected to appeal the ruling, the club had previously tried to defend Neymar by saying that he didn't directly address the assistant and never yelled or touched any member of the match officials.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:53

Donald picked up a bonus birdie at the 11th when a sublime bunker escape found the bottom of the cup 25 yards away, and back-to-back gains at 13 and 14 lifted him into a share of the lead. Once a pesky teen, Bryan's now a PGA Tour victor. Those birdies were bookended by bogeys on No. 3 and 8, however. "I went out and soaked up the fan experience and knowing next year I'll be inside the ropes".

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:53

Johnson took the team over the end-zone with the last second, do not call a time out, get a switch with Joe Ingles' man, and score the game victor as the buzzer sounds. Utah's wings bottled up J.J. Gobert was setting a pick for Hayward when he and Mbah a Moute collided. Paul's shot gave them an opportunity to defend and hope for an overtime period.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:51

Joel Ward converted on the Sharks lone Power Play goal (1/6) and Paul Martin netted the equalizer after a herculean forecheck from Thomas Hertl at 5:22 of the 3rd period. Game 3 is Sunday night in San Jose. The Sharks made it to the Stanley Cup Final last season partly because their defensive awareness helped limit the effectiveness of scorers such as Los Angeles' Tyler Toffoli, Nashville's Filip Forsberg and St.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:52

If you thought Wednesday night's win in Boston was an indication that the Cleveland Cavaliers had found themselves, think again. Atlanta Hawks' Mike Muscala , bottom, drives to the basket against Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James , top, and Kyle Korver , right, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, April 7, 2017 , in Cleveland .

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:49

I didn't tell anyone. It's not MMA-related or anything like that. I wasn't thinking. I was just in the moment of the fight. There is also the potential for the Jon Jones fight when he will be eligible for reinstatement in July. Women's strawweight grappler Cynthia Calvillo is a -270 favorite against +210 underdog Pearl Gonzalez , who is making her UFC debut. On Friday this fight was nearly scrapped because Gonzalez, making her UFC debut, has breast implants - which are banned in combat ...

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:42

It was a pretty drastic turnaround for the Sharks , who had won just once in 25 games all season when trailing after two periods. Joe Thornton is again a game-time decision for the Sharks . "We got so close", said Elaine Nacht of Campbell. Until Wednesday night, they hadn't played a game that mattered at this time of year since 2006.

by | April 17, 2017 | 08:45

The Cavaliers are 10-14 March 1st and the chosen one has chosen to sit out the final 2 games of the regular season, despite Cleveland competing for home court advantage. LeBron James quickly moved past Cleveland's disjointed regular season, an uphill, 82-game slog of injuries, roster upheaval and drama. This is because we assume they will be back once again, because some guy named LeBron James has made it to 6 straight National Basketball Association finals.