• Marlins' Stanton hits No. 44, homers in 6th straight game
Marlins' Stanton hits No. 44, homers in 6th straight game

Stanton, who has homered in four straight and 21 times in 33 contests, slugged three home runs from July 7-9 during a three-game sweep in San Francisco, which is 3-8 on the road since the All-Star break and 20-40 away from home overall. Arrieta allowed one run and three hits in six innings. Aaron Judge hit a homer in the sixth inning. Manny Mac...

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  • Sharapova awarded wildcard for US Open
Sharapova awarded wildcard for US Open

The 30-year-old is one of seven players given entry into the women's side of the draw by wildcard although she is by far the most recognisable face. She is a five-time grand slam victor, the second of which came at the US Open in 2016. "Additionally, Sharapova has volunteered to speak to young tennis players at the USTA National Campus about the ...

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  • Federer pulls out of Cincinnati; Nadal to take over No. 1 ranking
Federer pulls out of Cincinnati; Nadal to take over No. 1 ranking

Federer said in a statement: "I am very sorry to pull out of the Western and Southern Open, as I always enjoy playing here. Unfortunately, I tweaked my back in Montreal and I need to rest this week", he added. 4 Stan Wawrinka, fifth-ranked Novak Djokovic and sixth-ranked Marin Cilic, the defending champion. "I'm sorry for all of them". That's part ...

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  • The Yankees Have Struggled In One-Run Games
The Yankees Have Struggled In One-Run Games

He gave up a total of five runs and two walks while striking out 12 in 14 innings over those starts. The Yankees went on to lose in extra innings. Rookie sensation Rafael Devers tied the game with an unfathomable home run in the ninth off of closer Aroldis Chapman, who threw the ball 103 miles per hour.

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  • Klopp quizzed over Liverpool future of Coutinho
Klopp quizzed over Liverpool future of Coutinho

According to reports in British media, Barcelona target Coutinho submitted a transfer request last week after Liverpool rejected a second bid worth 100 million euros ($117.96 million) from the La liga club. 'It is a big test but it is a big opportunity that is how we have to look at it. As Napoli finished third in Serie A last season, he ba...

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  • Lambeau Field to host Wisconsin-Notre Dame matchup in 2020
Lambeau Field to host Wisconsin-Notre Dame matchup in 2020

That game is scheduled for September 25. The 2020 game will be Wisconsin's second at Lambeau Field in a five-year stretch. The Fighting Irish are scheduled to play Michigan State this year and in 2026-27, Northwestern in 2018, Michigan in 2018-19, Purdue in 2020-21 and 2024-25 and Ohio State in 2022-23.

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  • Real Madrid and Barcelona Meet in the Spanish Super Cup
Real Madrid and Barcelona Meet in the Spanish Super Cup

Lionel Messi scored the lone goal for Barcelona , which created plenty of scoring chances but struggled to apply a finishing touch to them in front of their home fans at the Nou Camp. Real Madrid hosts Barcelona on Wednesday. Midfielder Sergio Busquets was more direct, saying new signings are needed and not just because of the loss to Clas...

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  • United in talks with Ibrahimovic about striker staying
United in talks with Ibrahimovic about striker staying

While they do not have the cumbersome Thursday night Europa League matches to deal with, Champion League football is a whole different ball game altogether. The former Chelsea and Porto boss has a odd relationship with medals, and has often been seen to give them away to fans, even when they're Premier League winning medals.

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  • Buccaneers release kicker Roberto Aguayo; Broncos' Derek Wolfe sprains ankle
Buccaneers release kicker Roberto Aguayo; Broncos' Derek Wolfe sprains ankle

That was our problem previous year, and teams are going to check us. Wolfe recorded 5.5 sacks in 14 games previous year and is a big part of the Broncos' pass-rush. The Broncos can not afford to lose Wolfe as they have already lost defensive lineman Billy Winn for the season due to a torn ACL suffered in Thursday's preseason game.

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  • Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem at Oakland Raiders preseason game
Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem at Oakland Raiders preseason game

Even though he suited up for the preseason matchup, he did not see any action on the field. "He said, 'This is something I have done for 11 years. You do your thing and we'll do ours", Del Rio said he told Lynch. Lynch was not in the National Football League during Colin Kaepernick's kneeling protest against racism and police brutality last...

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  • Arsenal boss Wenger reveals Sanchez injury layoff
Arsenal boss Wenger reveals Sanchez injury layoff

Who are we to believe? Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez has reportedly flown to France for talks with Paris Saint-Germain this weekend. Wenger, who has repeatedly insisted the Chile worldwide will stay in north London, was eager to stress that Sanchez's absence from training was due to an abdominal strain he picked up before the game agai...

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  • Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle
Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle

Alli then opened the scoring just after the hour mark before Ben Davies completed a 2-0 victory with a cool finish, and Benitez was frustrated after the final whistle. It was hard to find the space in the first half to penetrate, to create chances. "He [Alli] was calm". He's so calm, so courageous. I've had a few talks with the gaffer in the pa...

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  • Bryce Harper was carried off the field with a knee injury
Bryce Harper was carried off the field with a knee injury

After waiting three hours to start tonight's game, the Washington Nationals may have just had the worst news possible. Harper is hitting.326 with 29 home runs and 87 RBIs in 106 games and 402 at-bats for the first-place Nationals . Doolittle was one of three University of Virginia products in the game, along with Washington first baseman Ry...

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  • Vincent Kompany: Man City rewarded for their patience at Brighton
Vincent Kompany: Man City rewarded for their patience at Brighton

The Frenchman has been a major disappointment since joining City in a £42 million deal in 2014, and spent last season on loan at Valencia . "We have to make sure that come the end of the window, we have a squad that can do well enough in this division.

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  • Mo Farah accuses press of trying to 'destroy' his achievements
Mo Farah accuses press of trying to 'destroy' his achievements

The gold medal went to Muktar Edris of Ethiopia, who broke the hold of Mo Farah on long-distance running, outkicking the Briton over the final 200 metres. Even if there is no fairy tale ending, similar to what happened with a certain Jamaican sprinter, Farah will go down as one of the true greats in the sport.

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  • Svitolina is the champion of the tournament in Toronto!
Svitolina is the champion of the tournament in Toronto!

The obvious question with Svitolina is how much she has left in the tank after playing two matches on Saturday. The afternoon semifinal was briefly delayed in the second set. Federer is looking for a third Rogers Cup title but his first in Montreal, having won in 2004 and 2006 in Toronto. "She's putting everything back, so obviously, I did some m...

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  • Danny Rose issues Spurs apology even as Chelsea tempt with double wages
Danny Rose issues Spurs apology even as Chelsea tempt with double wages

Giles also discussed Conte' s unhappiness at Chelsea and the other contenders for the Premier League title. Pochettino said Spurs "need to bring new energy and strengthen our squad, everyone knows that", adding: "If you look at the history of Tottenham in the last few years, we always spend at the end of the window".

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  • Updates from Premier League opener at Selhurst Park
Updates from Premier League opener at Selhurst Park

Joel Ward's own goal put the Terriers into a 23rd-minute lead, before record signing Steve Mounie headed a second three minutes later - the first goal from a Huddersfield player in over 10 hours of football. "We lost the game in 15 minutes", said the Dutchman, 47. "We started quite well". From there they got a corner and scored. Wagner, who j...

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  • Arsene Wenger Praises Match-Winner Olivier Giroud
Arsene Wenger Praises Match-Winner Olivier Giroud

With 65 minutes on the clock Wenger turned to Ramsey and Giroud, the former almost making an instant impact by narrowly missing the target when getting on the end of a left-sided cross. We want him to be a nuisance. "I can't tell you that at the moment", he said. The competition for forward roles in the starting XI is at its hottest for several...

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  • Stoke City Premier League - 12 August 2017
Stoke City Premier League - 12 August 2017

Morata contributed 15 LaLiga goals despite starting only 14 league games for Madrid last season and Chelsea need him to make an immediate impact, with star man Eden Hazard out for the opening weeks as he recovers from an ankle injury.

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