• Craig Kimbrel To Have Knee Surgery, Red Sox Will Be Fine
Craig Kimbrel To Have Knee Surgery, Red Sox Will Be Fine

To make room for Ziegler on the roster, the Sox placed right-hander Sean O'Sullivan on the 15-day disabled list with left knee tendinitis. Basabe, who also had been in Greenville since 2012, is a center fielder who was producing well and batting over.300 this season.

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  • Euro 2016: Arsenal midfielder scores a goal & misses penalty
Euro 2016: Arsenal midfielder scores a goal & misses penalty

Germany prevail on kicks to advance to the semis and beat Italy for the first time at a major tournament. Toni Kroos kept his cool to level and Italy substitute Simone Zaza, brought on with the final kick in extra-time, fired his penalty wildly over the bar with his first kick of the game.

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  • Aly Raisman earns spot on US Olympic women's gymnastics team
Aly Raisman earns spot on US Olympic women's gymnastics team

By Biles' side will be two gymnasts from 2012, Olympic all-around champion Gabby Douglas and Olympic floor champion Aly Raisman. Simone Biles was pretty much guaranteed to earn a spot in this year's USA women's gymnastics team. Fun Fact: Her pre-performance ritual includes putting her hand over her belly and taking a deep breath. "I don't ...

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  • Akram concerned over Pak's batting in England
Akram concerned over Pak's batting in England

Pakistan's Mohammad Asif has backed Mohammad Amir to trouble England again - and wishes he was bowling with him. "I saw him during the week and he was pretty certain he would be in so he will be disappointed he is not in the squad". England host Pakistan at Lord's first up, with the first Test starting on Thursday, where Mohammad Amir w...

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  • Spieth joins Rio Games exodus
Spieth joins Rio Games exodus

The Olympics has been a thorny subject for the 27-year-old who, after initially citing the Zika virus as his main reason for pulling out, has since made his feelings abundantly clear saying, for him, the Games are not the pinnacle of the sport.

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  • Pokemon GO Is A Security Nightmare For Your Google Account
Pokemon GO Is A Security Nightmare For Your Google Account

While the game may be downloaded through a United States account on the iTunes Store, it can be pretty annoying to keep switching between store accounts; particularly if you will be buying some powerups from the game. That same report also notes that as of July 8th, only two days after the game's official release, it has been installed on...

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  • UFC champ Alvarez would welcome
UFC champ Alvarez would welcome "gimme fight" with McGregor

At that point in his life, I thought it was ideal. Both were incredibly young World Champions, each setting records at the time and both men were a part of the same OVW developmental class alongside John Cena , Batista , and Shelton Benjamin , meaning they know each other very well.

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  • Daniel Cormier talks rematch with Jon Jones, responds to booing fans
Daniel Cormier talks rematch with Jon Jones, responds to booing fans

Cerrone was taking part in a panel along with CM Punk and John Gooden for the UFC's Fight Pass coverage of the event, when the topic turned to the fight between Cormier and Silva. "I can't really pay attention to that anymore. Everyone at home and all my kids went insane saying that I was insane for doing it". Cormier had been training for Jon...

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  • Pokemon GO Privacy: Protect Yourself from these Security Issues
Pokemon GO Privacy: Protect Yourself from these Security Issues

When you log in using Google, the app has full access to your Google account , giving the application the ability to see and modify almost all the information on your Google account. The immediate success of Nintendo's Pokemon Go could be the start of a wild turnaround for a company that has been struggling. That's why the makers Niantic Inc ...

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  • U.S. Open champ Dustin Johnson the British Open betting favourite
U.S. Open champ Dustin Johnson the British Open betting favourite

Five times a runner-up in majors. Haas hasn't had a stellar career in the major championships with no top tens in 27 starts. Mark Calcavecchia, who won at Royal Troon in 1989, has son Eric as a caddie for the British Open. "You see so much history as you walk through". Rose flew straight to Royal Troon after finishing 46th in the WGC-Bridgest...

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  • Sir Charles a hypocrite? He says Durant 'cheating' way to a title
Sir Charles a hypocrite? He says Durant 'cheating' way to a title

Durant said he has spoken to close friend and longtime Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook since making the announcement, and said the two will remain close. We live in this superhero, comic book world where you're either the villain or superhero if you're in this position, and I know that. Whether it was just a half-hug or a brief visit, it was qui...

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  • Governor defends police tactics in protests
Governor defends police tactics in protests

Protests in Baton Rouge were low-key on Monday night following a tumultuous weekend marked by arrests and standoffs between protesters and police in riot gear, following Sterling's death. "You want to have every precautionary means that you may need ... to disperse these crowds". A Baton Rouge police spokesman, Sgt. Don Coppola, had blamed th...

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  • Isaiah Crowell issues apology for posting disturbing photo on Instagram
Isaiah Crowell issues apology for posting disturbing photo on Instagram

Translation: The Browns are embarrassed and angry with Crowell, and as soon as all the decision makers gather from their vacations and have a chance to really talk about the situation, they'll decide how to handle things. Mr. Crowell's "apology" for his posting rings hollow to anyone who has had a loved one, a friend, or colleague die in the line o...

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  • Companies bail on GOP convention after pressure
Companies bail on GOP convention after pressure

Republicans will start arriving as early as July 8 to attend summer party meetings and "to get the lay of the land and a sense of Cleveland", says Chris McNulty, director of community and political affairs for the convention. Trump received more than 77 percent votes among 11 GOP candidates for president in this year's primary election in West...

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  • Chris Berman makes awkward 'down goes Frazier' call at HR Derby
Chris Berman makes awkward 'down goes Frazier' call at HR Derby

Giancarlo Stanton crushes 61 home runs total to win the Home Run Derby . Stanton did not have as powerful of a second round, but every home run he hits seems like it has a chance to leave the stadium. His new hitting coach is home run king Barry Bonds . Frazier , who's not on the AL All-Star team , hit 13 in the final round. The White Sox...

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  • TOUR DE FRANCE 2016: Froome on the cusp of greatness
TOUR DE FRANCE 2016: Froome on the cusp of greatness

The Tour de France kicks off on Saturday in Normandy with a chance for Mark Cavendish simultaneously to take both his 27th Tour stage win and the first yellow jersey of his career - and it may well end on July 24th in Paris with another 31-year-old Briton, Chris Froome , capturing the maillot jaune of Tour victor for a third time.

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  • Mississippi State coach defends punishment for player charged with assault
Mississippi State coach defends punishment for player charged with assault

SEC Media Days from the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel kicked off on Monday with appearances from Auburn, Florida and Vanderbilt . When you recruit and enroll someone on your campus who has a violent incident in their past, what level of responsibility goes to the coach if that player then causes an incident on campus that turns one o...

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  • No nonsense Yates enjoying new approach to Tour de France
No nonsense Yates enjoying new approach to Tour de France

He holds a 16-second lead over second-placed Yates, but is only 23 seconds ahead of main rival and two-time runner-up Nairo Quintana of Colombia. The 33-year-old Spaniard climbed off his bike with just over 100km to ride on Sunday's ninth stage from Spain to Andorra.

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  • Tim Duncan's Five Best Games Against The Milwaukee Bucks
Tim Duncan's Five Best Games Against The Milwaukee Bucks

He is fifth on the NBA's career list in blocks, sixth in rebounds and 14th in scoring. "I committed when I was down there on my visit [to San Antonio]". But perhaps the most impressive thing about Duncan's remarkable career was his consistency. He joined Larry Bird and Michael Jordan as the only players to be named college basketball's player of ...

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  • Spurs' Duncan retires after 19 seasons, five NBA titles
Spurs' Duncan retires after 19 seasons, five NBA titles

Since drafting Duncan , the Spurs posted a 1,072-438 regular-season record. The Golden State Warriors are the favorites with -150 odds to win the title, while the Cleveland Cavaliers have +350 odds to prevail. " More cutthroat than people give him credit for", Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, who also retired after the 2015-16 season, told ...

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