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by | March 31, 2018 | 00:19

This signing carries very little financial risk for the Cardinals with it being only a one-year deal. His addition would be a major boost to an unsettled Cardinals bullpen lacking a proven closer in the wake of several injuries. But in the meantime, manager Mike Matheny plans to mix and match with a closer-by-committee. Holland spent his first six seasons with the Kansas City Royals and achieved a 2.42 ERA along with 145 saves during that time.

by | March 31, 2018 | 00:13

Former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover and Kevin Tway each shot 7-under 65 in the morning. Ryder took advantage of ideal scoring on a day when the start of play was delayed by two hours due to torrential overnight rain that softened the Golf Club of Houston course and prompted officials to allow preferred lies.

by | March 30, 2018 | 23:47

He got behind Springer early, fastball out over the plate that Springer put a good swing on. BREWERS 2, PADRES 1, 12 inn .: In San Diego, Orlando Arcia singled in Ji-Man Choi with two outs in the 12th inning to lift Milwaukee past San Diego.

by | March 30, 2018 | 23:36

I want him to play the seven (remaining league) games, I really do, there's no question of that". Liverpool travel down south to enjoy being hosted by Crystal Palace - a team that, in the past, Liverpool have feared, but, going by contemporary performances, Liverpool's tendency to drop points against the "smaller" clubs seems somewhat of a myth.

by | March 30, 2018 | 22:42

Pressed into emergency service by a season-ending pregame injury to Anton Forsberg and third-period cramping afflicting Collin Delia , Foster lived the dream of every rec-leaguer clinging to the glory days of his youth in dingy rinks. It was supposed to be defenseman Brent Seabrook's night for playing in his 1,000th regular-season game. Tomas Jurco had two goals, and Patrick Kane, Brandon Saad, Erik Gustafsson and Alex DeBrincat also scored for the Hawks.

by | March 30, 2018 | 22:02

I am going to use this time to focus on a prescribed routine and medication, which has previously been hard to start in the midst of a season. LeBron James said it was "absolutely" encouraging to hear Lue's plans to observe the team and revealed he had been in contact with his coach during the Cavs' recent road trip.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:59

There is, of course, nothing wrong with that, but when Steve Smith , David Warner and Cameron Bancroft all admitted to a plan to work on the ball with sandpaper at Newlands, questions were raised as to whether it had been happening throughout the entire series.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:57

The extraordinary elevation of wicketkeeper Tim Paine as the team's 46th test captain is a remarkable tale, even considering the circumstances, having a year ago considered quitting the game after finding himself out of the Tasmania side.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:51

Aguero missed Argentina's two recent friendlies in the global break, against Italy and Spain, as well as City's 2-0 win at Stoke City on March 12. The former Malaga starlet explained how he didn't feel that he had the "confidence" of Real manager Zinedine Zidane, and admitted that his Madrid "problem" could force him to seek a move elsewhere to earn regular first-team football.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:50

The four men, Paddy Jackson, Stuart Olding, Blane McIlroy and Rory Harrison , were acquitted of all charges following less than four hours of jury deliberations. The juror told the Irish Times that when Judge Patricia Smyth discharged the jury, she told them to go about their daily life but not to reveal discussions that took place within the jury room.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:17

Messi sat out both games during the worldwide break, against Italy and Spain , due to a hamstring complaint and Spain striker Diego Costa recently insisted Argentina are a different proposition entirely without his presence. "We are where we wanted to be", Valverde said. "Tomorrow is important but so is the next one and the one after that". Sergio Busquets will definitely miss the trip to Sevilla but Valverde expects him to return to training next week and to be fit for Roma.

by | March 30, 2018 | 20:40

Malaki Bridges and Wagner will square off and whoever is better in that matchup will be the reason their team kisses the trophy at the end of the night. Ireland was ahead of his time in the widespread use of black players even though it defied the gentleman's agreement among coaches at the time : Play one black at home, two on the road, three if you're behind.

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:10

Dhoni who has led the CSK team in the first eight seasons of the IPL has been one of the most decorated captains in the IPL history too. Dhoni appeared for Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) in the previous two editions. One of India's most loved cricket captains MS Dhoni is rarely known to show emotion on the field of play, but talk of a return for the Chennai Super Kings franchise to the IPL brought out the emotional side in Captain Cool.

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:52

Understandably, there are going to be more eyes than ever before at this event because Rousey has a mainstream appeal wherever she goes. She had fun with judo and with MMA , and the results - her winning - was also fun. When asked for specifics on how she's training for a WrestleMania tag-team match with Kurt Angle, opposite Stephanie McMahon and Triple H, she laughs.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:13

When talking about his achievements he overlooked World Cup glory and Ashes series wins as his proudest moment as coach. He described the cheating scandal as "a stain on the game we all love", and apologised for his part in it. "Mistakes have been made which have damaged cricket", he told his 1.6 million Instagram followers. "My family and I got a lot of abuse over the last week", said Lehmann, a burly former test player known for his no-nonsense approach on and off the field.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:15

The left-arm pacer was bought by KKR for INR 9.4 crore at the IPL auction in January, but will not take place in the lucrative tournament this season now. Starc is regarded as one of the best white-ball bowlers in the world but has skipped the previous two IPL tournaments in a bid to manage his workload.

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:59

A cynic may see this as a maneuver from Isco's camp to get a new deal, but having only extended his contract last September, that may not be the case. But he now appears to be in pole position up front, ahead of Rodrigo Moreno, Iago Aspas and Alvaro Morata. "I hope that he will be happier with his club in the next two months and then join up with us again".

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:11

The 24-year-old, ranked 93rd in the world, needed only one hour 29 minutes to come through 6-2 6-3 against fellow American Williams, 37, a seven-time Grand Slam victor. Stephens dropped the first three games against Azarenka, needing only 11 minutes to get into trouble. "I am really happy to have made it through against him".

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:02

His addition would be a major boost to a bullpen lacking a proven closer in the wake of an injury. News of the signing broke on Opening Day of the 2018 regular season. The move provides manager Mike Matheny a huge asset during Gregerson's DL stint and beyond. Holland spent his first six seasons with the Kansas City Royals and achieved a 2.42 ERA along with 145 saves during that time.

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:42

Stevens and Reaves would counter for Penn State , combining for 17, with Reaves skying for an alley-oop slam as the first quarter buzzer sounded. They close out the season with a 26-13 overall record. It may have been Carr's final game at the collegiate level, as the 2018 First-Team All-Big Ten honoree has surfaced on the Round 1 bubble of the 2018 NBA Draft.

by | March 30, 2018 | 14:56

The Spurs striker picked up an ankle ligament injury in the game against Bournemouth and he missed the 3-0 victory against Swansea prior to the global break. For every player there are tough moments and in those situations the most important thing from my side is to support Dele - but not be amusing with him or nice.

by | March 30, 2018 | 14:39

But that's not all. Durant, who returned from a rib injury , was ejected for the fifth time this season, and he clearly had no problem with getting tossed. "We're struggling right now", said Kerr, whose team welcomed back Durant and Draymond Green , but played again without injured Stephen Curry (ankle sprain) and Klay Thompson (broken thumb).

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:36

The team will have been boosted by the win over Huddersfield but remain in a precarious position, just two points clear of the drop zone. Mohamed Salah may have scored in a losing cause but will be full on confidence after his four-goal performance vs Watford just before the break.

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:08

Lehmann was set to step down when his current contract expired at the end of the 2019 Ashes, but the cheating scandal forced a rethink. Smith was unable to complete his news conference at Sydney Airport and was ushered out of the room after a short display of raw emotion during which he repeatedly apologized for his misjudgment.

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:06

The country's preparations for the 2018 Commonwealth Games had a twist right at the very tail, after it was found out, late on Thursday, that wrestler Sushil Kumar's name was missing from the entry list uploaded on the Games website. Sushil beat Jitendra Kumar 4-3 in the 74 kg weight category. IOA President Narinder Batra and Secretary General Rajeev Mehta congratulated Sisodia for setting up the office smoothly to take care of the various athletes of Indian teams at the Village.

by | March 30, 2018 | 11:06

Manchester United's Côte d'Ivoire defender Eric Bailly had bid a humorous farewell to Zlatan Ibrahimović, who has joined the Los Angeles Galaxy. After returning to action in November, Ibrahimovic extended his deal at United, but struggled for game time under Jose Mourinho , making just five league appearances.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:41

Niklas Klums would take first place honors in the 55 meter high hurdles with his time of:08.50. The two distance runners also met in the 800-meter run, where Tirado picked up a win in 2:27.6 and Dickow claimed third place at 2:29.2. " Jake Norris finished second in the men's hammer with a throw of 233' 2" (71.06m), while Noel Baker placed fourth in the women's javelin with a mark of 141' 1" (43.00m).

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:58

At the dish this season, our models project Ohtani for a.271 batting average, with 12 homers, 38 runs scored, and 40 RBI over 378 plate appearances. Shohei Ohtani in Angels' lineup vs. "I think he's done a great job, and we feel he's ready". Ohtani is in Thursday's Opening Day lineup against Oakland. "We could have shuffled things in a lot of different ways", Scioscia said of the rotation.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:44

LiAngelo Ball left UCLA mid-season to go play in Lithuania before declaring for this year's draft, and Brandon Jennings , Emmanuel Mudiay and Terrance Ferguson all chose the overseas route before becoming first-round NBA Draft picks.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:09

Mourinho himself also arrived, being driven into Carrington, looking understandably thoughtful. In recent days United have been linked with several big deals which could change their team for next season. Now, with the global break finally over, and players returning to training with their clubs, according to The Sun , Mourinho is planning to address his players and clarify his recent comments in a bid to clear-the-air and save their season.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:14

According to Pugmire, the complaint-which is a whopping eight-pages long-label's the Mexican superstar as "guilty of foul or unsportsmanlike conduct that was detrimental to a contest". However, Bennett also told ESPN the commission could hold the hearing on April 10 at Alvarez's request. The typical ban for a first offense is one year, and there is a possibility Alvarez could get that cut in half.

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:53

James, who began his streak on January 6, 2007, can break Jordan's record Friday night at home against the New Orleans Pelicans . That's it, that's the list, and Robertson, Harden and Westbrook all were in their 20s when they did it. Love also missed a game in the 2016 NBA Finals with a concussion. LeBron , the greatest player in the game today, is no exception. "There are going to be more records down the road he'll be breaking if he continues at this pace, if he continues to stay ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:33

Duda's homer carried an estimated 410 feet. Matt Davidson homered three times , Tim Anderson belted two and Jose Abreu had one as Chicago joined the 1988 New York Mets as the only teams with six homers in a season opener. "We're loving it. We think we're going to surprise a lot of people", said outfielder Alex Gordon, who more than perhaps anybody else is desperate for a bounce-back campaign.

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:17

Xi told Kim that the two countries' "traditional friendship" is the "precious wealth of both sides". "We would like to recommend the United States to refrain from any actions which could harm the trade and economic relations between the two countries, otherwise the United States will fall into the pit it is digging for others", Gao said.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:41

The biggest name acquired by the budget-minded club during a winter of revamping the roster survived the purge and made a huge splash in his debut on opening day, lining a bases-loaded triple to highlight a six-run eighth inning that carried the Rays over the Boston Red Sox 6-4 Thursday.