• Diamondbacks place center fielder A.J. Pollock on 10-day DL
Diamondbacks place center fielder A.J. Pollock on 10-day DL

And all this came after an elbow injury that forced him to miss all but 12 games last season. Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder David Peralta exited Sunday afternoon's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after experiencing tightness in his right glute.

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  • Dele Alli happy to continue his development under Mauricio Pochettino at Spurs
Dele Alli happy to continue his development under Mauricio Pochettino at Spurs

He mentions that he still loves being a part of Tottenham, but is honest about being driven to take step to the next level if he outgrows the club. Asked if he would definitely be at Spurs next season he said: "Like I said, you never know, but it's a fantastic club to be a part of".

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  • Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot
Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot

Down in south London, Hull knew only a victory would give them a realistic chance of staying up, but goals from Wilfried Zaha, Christian Benteke, Luka Milivojevic and Patrick van Aanholt consigned them to the drop. Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has admitted that his side underperformed during their 2-1 defeat at the hands of Tottenham Hot...

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  • Swanson, Freeman lead Braves past Blue Jays
Swanson, Freeman lead Braves past Blue Jays

In a sense, that was his final contribution to the Blue Jays , for whom he delivered three straight seasons of 200-plus innings, won 49 games and made 130 starts without missing a turn. Ohlman's single with two out scored Devon Travis , which drew the expected gracious applause. A day after blowing a six-run lead by allowing 10 runs over their f...

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  • Pressure still on Caps, but spotlight is on Fleury in Game 6
Pressure still on Caps, but spotlight is on Fleury in Game 6

According to NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly, the league's concussion spotter determined the incident didn't match the criteria necessary to pull a player from the game. Crosby then paused on his hands and knees, drew a deep breath and slowly got back onto his feet before skating toward the action. The play occurred with 2:14 to go in the first p...

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  • Bruce Smith's assessment of Myles Garrett: Slow
Bruce Smith's assessment of Myles Garrett: Slow

And he didn't have that realization after 1 day of rookie minicamp under defensive coordinator Gregg Williams either. Smith, while not against the Browns' rookie, has some strong criticism. "I've got to soak in all that information and all that greatness". "Most people wouldn't say that, but he's one of the greatest, if not the greatest, pass...

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  • Manchester City remember to send Yaya Toure a birthday cake
Manchester City remember to send Yaya Toure a birthday cake

Goals from David Silva and Gabriel Jesus had the Sky Blues 2-0 up just after the 30 minute mark, yet Shinji Okazaki reduced the deficit before half-time and Craig Shakespeare's side threatened to equalise when Mahrez was brought down by Gael Clichy inside the box.

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  • Judge overturns Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction
Judge overturns Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

A MA judge has thrown out the murder conviction of Aaron Hernandez , because the former National Football League star died in prison before his appeal could be heard. Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez may have died in prison, but according to the state of MA, he's now technically considered innocent. In a note he left for his fiancée, Shayanna Je...

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  • Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk
Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk

We got a quick one in during the off-day in Salt Lake City, taking advantage of the break the Warriors got from a 3-0 lead in the series. Kelly Oubre hit [referee Monty McCutchen] harder than he hit Olynyk. "So Kelly stayed back, he made a basketball play, and the incident happened". "Like I don't respect that man, he's dirty ". "That's the minds...

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  • Djokovic upbeat despite yet another setback in Madrid
Djokovic upbeat despite yet another setback in Madrid

Ninth-seeded David Goffin of Belgium cruised to a 6-4, 6-2 win over fifth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada and will play the quarterfinal against either Nick Kyrgios of Australia or four-time Madrid champion Rafael Nadal. "After that I went for it". "I was trying my best", Djokovic said. "I know Novak has made some changes in his coaching staff ...

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  • Mourinho did not care about losing to Arsenal - he was smiling!
Mourinho did not care about losing to Arsenal - he was smiling!

Xhaka has been booked in eight of his past 15 games, but he said: "It's my style of play and nobody can make me change that". Mourinho suggested that he will prioritise qualification via the Europa League following Sunday's 2-0 defeat at the hands of Arsenal , a result which left the Red Devils four points adrift of the top four.

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  • Garcia rediscovers old touch to be in hunt at Players Championship golf
Garcia rediscovers old touch to be in hunt at Players Championship golf

Oosthuizen entered the final round of The Players Championship in third place, and while a second-hole birdie briefly gave him a share of the lead he ultimately shot a 1-over 73 to tie for second, three shots behind Si Woo Kim. I hadn't won a major and I haven't won the Masters before, so I didn't know exactly what to expect and what to feel. Garci...

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  • New Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes reportedly robbed at gunpoint
New Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes reportedly robbed at gunpoint

The story said that Mahomes and three others were getting out of a vehicle when a suspect pulled into the driveway and "gesturing as if he had a handgun in his waistband". Kansas City sent first- and third-round picks this year and their first-round pick next year to Buffalo, climbing from the 27th overall pick to acquire the heir apparent to veter...

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  • Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy earns fat bonus after weigh
Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy earns fat bonus after weigh

The Seahawks' target weight for Lacy is 250 pounds by July and August. And then, he'll be weighed once a month from September through December, during which he has to weigh 245 pounds or less to earn those extra bonuses, according to ESPN .

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  • Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to reach final — Madrid Open
Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to reach final — Madrid Open

Nadal overpowered Djokovic, and converted on his third match point to earn his first victory against the second-ranked Serb since the 2014 French Open final. What's wrong with the guy who dominated the sport just a year ago, now hasn't even been to a final in four months (last 5 events). "I'm just going to go along, and in the next three, four ...

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  • Rafael Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi-final at Madrid Open
Rafael Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi-final at Madrid Open

Wasn't playing well. I won a couple rounds and lost to Rafa. Cuevas won one of the points of the tournament with a no-look victor with his back to the court after a lob shot by Zverev early in the second set. Zverev against Cuevas held it together in the third set until dropping his final serve at 4-5, seeing Cuevas off to a fourth consecutive thre...

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  • Saracens Players' Song About Chris Ashton Going To Toulon Is Brilliant
Saracens Players' Song About Chris Ashton Going To Toulon Is Brilliant

The only surprise was it took the Londoners 13 minutes to make their breakthrough. Farrell's kick came back off the upright while his next attempt from nearly half-way fell a yard short. Saracens marched down the other end and Farrell scored a penalty to seal the victory. "It was the two best teams in Europe going at it and I think every sin...

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  • Liverpool thrashes West Ham to maintain control of UCL hopes
Liverpool thrashes West Ham to maintain control of UCL hopes

This is a very important game for the Reds since a loss will mean trouble in regards to getting a spot in the top 4 of the Premier League table and a spot in next seasons Champions League. Remembering last year's West Ham results, this season can be considered unsuccessful. "The first sentence the players said in the dressing room was: 'One mo...

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  • Barcelona vs. Las Palmas 2017 live stream
Barcelona vs. Las Palmas 2017 live stream

Suarez eventually sealed a £65m move to Barcelona and, despite missing the first two months of the season, still managed to score 25 goals in 43 games en route to helping Luis Enrique's team win a historic second treble, with the Uruguayan scoring in the Champions League final against Juventus, to boot.

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  • Feldman throws 4-hitter, Reds top Cueto, Giants 4-0 to sweep
Feldman throws 4-hitter, Reds top Cueto, Giants 4-0 to sweep

He showed some confidence in me, which is nice". Cueto (4-2) has been dealing with a blister on his right middle finger but managed to pitch seven innings on Sunday, allowing four runs (two earned) and six hits with 10 strikeouts. It looked like a legitimate weapon, as he got a few swing-and-misses, including for a strikeout of Scooter Gennett on ...

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