Astros trade for closer suspended for domestic violence

Giles, 27, was a seventh-round pick of the Phillies in 2011 and was traded to the Astros in 2015 for a package headlined by former first overall pick Mark Appel . "We don't condone or support this sort of behavior from our players", Luhnow said. H... More..

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Some items found after theft from Nebraska coach's home
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Some items found after theft from Nebraska coach's home

Head coach Scott Frost of the UCF Knights walks up to the stadium with his team before pregame of the 2017 AAC Championship against the Memphis Tigers at Spectrum Stadium on December 2, 2017 in Orlando, Flo...More..

Manchester United back José Mourinho despite manager's transfer frustrations
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Manchester United back José Mourinho despite manager's transfer frustrations

Many of United's best players have been on holiday since the World Cup, where players such as Lukaku and eventual victor Pogba played late into the tournament and were subsequently in need of a rest. "Persona...More..

Sean Newcomb of Atlanta Braves 'regrets' offensive tweets
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Sean Newcomb of Atlanta Braves 'regrets' offensive tweets

The tweets were from 2011 and 2012, when Turner was in high school or a freshman at NC State. The 25-year-old spoke less than an hour after almost pitching a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers . Newco...More..

Lewis Hamilton claims faultless win at Hungarian GP
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Lewis Hamilton claims faultless win at Hungarian GP

Speaking after his win in Hungary, Hamilton said: "We've definitely had ups and downs in this Championship". But Vettel argued his struggle to pass Bottas demonstrated that even if he had been able to catch H...More..

Whyte keeps dream alive with Parker romp
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Whyte keeps dream alive with Parker romp

Whyte said Parker is a tough opponent who doesn't give in, "I hit him with some punches and he got dropped, and he got back up and dropped me". Parker didn't throw any feints against Dillian Whyte and Whyte ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Jose Mourinho 'Blocks' Manchester United From Selling Defender

I think I am not going to get two. Bailly, who was the first player signed by Mourinho following his arrival at Old Trafford two years ago, had not even been included in the squad to face Jurgen Klopp's ...More..

Rashid's selection in England test squad ridiculous: Michael Vaughan
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Rashid's selection in England test squad ridiculous: Michael Vaughan

His last Test appearance came against India in Chennai at the end of a five-match series which England lost 4-0. Uncapped Essex seamer Jamie Porter was also picked, as Chris Woakes was not considered fit ...More..

Horner slams Renault's below par product
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Horner slams Renault's below par product

Told by his team to stop, a furious Verstappen yelled: 'Can I not just keep going? I don't care if this f-- engine blows up. Verstappen's expletive-laden reaction over the radio was largely bleeped out for th...More..

Mahrez returns to training after ankle knock during Man City friendly
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Mahrez returns to training after ankle knock during Man City friendly

Pep Guardiola has a plethora of talent at his disposal. Subs: Silva (8), Harrison (6), Bernabe (6), Gomes (6), Garre (n/a). Mahrez went down after just five minutes under a challenge from Bayern's America...More..

NBA Live 19 To Feature First Female Create-A-Player Option
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

NBA Live 19 To Feature First Female Create-A-Player Option

Once you are finished creating your player, you can then pursue your professional basketball playing dreams in NBA Live's career mode " The One ". In the game's single-player mode (dubbed " The One "), yo...More..

Houston Rockets sign Clint Capela to $90M extension
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Houston Rockets sign Clint Capela to $90M extension

Capela improved enormously last season as he posted career highs in average playing time (27.5), points (13.9), rebounds (10.8) and blocks (1.9). James Harden #13 and Chris Paul #3 of the Houston Rockets...More..

by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Manchester United enter race for Barcelona's Yerry Mina

But United have been stunned by Leicester's £75 million of the England global, who still has four years remaining on his current contract. The Colombia worldwide has already received an offer from Everton b...More..

Mourinho: I asked for five players and none have arrived
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Mourinho: I asked for five players and none have arrived

He cannot put too much pressure on, particularly as he admitted last week that if you rush players back after an intense global tournament, they can suffer burn out later in the season. As an example, Eric Bail...More..

DeMar DeRozan sits down with Popovich, ready to be leader for Spurs
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

DeMar DeRozan sits down with Popovich, ready to be leader for Spurs

I'll be honest with you, I kind of went in there thinking, 'What if he doesn't say anything? DeMar DeRozan admitted that playing for his hometown team also crossed his mind, but he's more determined to leav...More..

ICC2018: Iwobi Stars In Arsenal 5-1 Win over PSG
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

ICC2018: Iwobi Stars In Arsenal 5-1 Win over PSG

Arsenal are now getting used to life under new manager Unai Emery after he was brought in as Arsene Wenger's successor back in May. "I think he can take the responsibility like a captain, but not forget Ko...More..

Maguire, Schmeichel too valuable for Leicester to lose - Puel
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Maguire, Schmeichel too valuable for Leicester to lose - Puel

Numerous reports suggest the 55-year-old is frustrated at the transfer strategy vice-chairman Ed Woodward is pursuing. Maguire helped England reach the semi-finals and is now reportedly wanted by Manches...More..

Manchester United tour turns into a farce ahead of Real Madrid test
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Manchester United tour turns into a farce ahead of Real Madrid test

Mourinho is anxious to strengthen his first team squad, which is severely depleted during pre-season. Sturridge thought he might get the chance to grab a second moments later, but when Ander Herrera barged ...More..

Aubameyang's a friend, not a foe - Lacazette
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Aubameyang's a friend, not a foe - Lacazette

Our focus is to get every player up to speed and work on tactical things to get better for when we start [Premier League] competition. "Then we've got Petr Cech, who captained us in a friendly match", he said. ...More..

Valtteri Bottas receives penalty but keeps fifth-place finish
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Valtteri Bottas receives penalty but keeps fifth-place finish

Despite running on ultrasoft tyres against the softs on the Mercedes, Vettel then had to spend nearly twenty laps behind Bottas while an untroubled Hamilton cruised to victory. "The points gap is big, so for su...More..

Napoli’s Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms offer for Manchester United star Matteo Darmian
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Napoli’s Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms offer for Manchester United star Matteo Darmian

The Portuguese manager was said to have been interested in the Croatian and admitted publicly he doesn't know why a move didn't happen. Despite Antonio Valencia , who is the first choice right back sufferi...More..

Chelsea and Liverpool set for £65m transfer scramble over Christian Pulisic
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Chelsea and Liverpool set for £65m transfer scramble over Christian Pulisic

According to Sky Sport Italia , Chelsea have been in negotiations with AC Milan since Wednesday after the striker pushed for an exit. The Blues are now on red alert following the news from Borussia Dort...More..

I don't blame Bottas for collision - Vettel
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

I don't blame Bottas for collision - Vettel

It left Bottas with damage that contributed to another collision just moments later as Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull stormed around the outside at Turn 1 and was sent off the track when hit by the Finn's seco...More..

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas rides toward triumph in Paris
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas rides toward triumph in Paris

Geraint Thomas effectively sealed his first Tour de France title on Saturday by protecting the yellow jersey in the penultimate stage time trial. Froome, the defending and four-time Tour de France champi...More..

'NBA Live 19' allows users to create female players for first time
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

'NBA Live 19' allows users to create female players for first time

The move comes after last year's introduction of full WNBA rosters into the NBA LIVE franchise. In the game's single-player mode (dubbed " The One "), you will now be able to create a female character and p...More..

Robert Garrigus shoots 63 for Round 1 lead at RBC Canadian Open
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Robert Garrigus shoots 63 for Round 1 lead at RBC Canadian Open

Incredibly, Bradley closed birdie-eagle-birdie-eagle to be six under in four holes and nine under for the round. Blair picked up birdies on his opening two holes while An also birdied the first to move to sev...More..

Jose Mourinho reveals frustration over Man United's lack of transfer business
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jose Mourinho reveals frustration over Man United's lack of transfer business

Asked whether he had to win the Premier League this season, Klopp said: "I don't think so". The Portuguese boss continued: "This is not a step for anything, the majority of the players which played are not ...More..

Man Utd and Chelsea handed major Leonardo Bonucci boost, Gattuso speaks out
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Man Utd and Chelsea handed major Leonardo Bonucci boost, Gattuso speaks out

Chelsea FC are in danger of missing out on the chance to sign Gonzalo Higuain from Juventus this summer as AC Milan have joined the race for the striker, according to reports in the British media. "We are ve...More..

Pep Guardiola delivers his verdict on Liverpool's summer transfer business
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Pep Guardiola delivers his verdict on Liverpool's summer transfer business

The opener came in the 15th minute, when they overloaded on the right wing, freeing up space for Rafinha to float in a cross that Shabani emphatically headed home. Jurgen Klopp's blend of youth and experience ...More..

Manchester United's Chris Smalling injured during warm-up against Liverpool
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Manchester United's Chris Smalling injured during warm-up against Liverpool

While heavy talks have been doing the rounds about Manchester United's potential incoming centre-backs, with the likes of Alderweireld and Maguire dominating the conversations, the existing defensive options se...More..