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Castro powers Yankees past Orioles in 7-1 win 1

Ryan Flaherty walked with one out, and Adam Jones singled. In the 2nd inning, Alex Rodriguez, who's been so quiet for so long as he approaches his 41st birthday, hit a home run off Oriole starter Kevin Gausman . Gausman struck out Rodriguez swinging at a splitter in the dirt on the next pitch. After escaping that jam, the Yankees extended their lead. Marlins 2, Phillies 1, 10 inn.: Christian Yelich homered and drove in the winning run with a single in the 10th inning. Read More »

Gary Neville makes cheeky claim about Man Utd and Zlatan Ibrahimovic

When asked about the Juventus one, Pogba said that Juventus is his team and family. They target individuals and, if the person moves from club to club, they will always follow. The Swede may be given an extended recovery period after Euro 2016. 34-year-old played 50 matches in all competitions last season, and as a result, could be spared the 4,831-mile trip to the Far East in order to regain freshness. Read More »

Arsene Wenger wants Carlos Bacca


Arsene Wenger's pursuit of Gonzalo Higuain has run into complications, with Serie A giants Juventus willing to spend big to land him. The Hammers had been waiting for the Colombian global to make his decision on Friday, and he finally delivered his verdict to their contract offer. Read More »

Miller, Wilkerson, Tucker shed franchise tags with big deals

I'm also thankful for the way my teammates and our fans have supported me. Miller himself had a plane to catch immediately after inking the deal so he could make it to Salt Lake City where his former Dancing With The Stars partner Witney Carson is putting on a fundraiser show tonight. Read More »

After Strasburg leaves no-hit bid, Nats top Reds 12-1

Phillips also scored on the play when Harper booted the ball for his first error of the season. "These things happen, they don't happen to us much". Strasburg, who has been out since holding the Cubs to one run in seven innings on June 15, came through a bullpen session Thursday without any issues. Read More »

UFC star Jon Jones' backup sample also fails doping test


The former light heavyweight champion asked the public to reserve judgment on his situation after being dropped from UFC 200 . And when you have a fight that's made on two days notice, anything can happen. Silva lost to current middleweight champion Michael Bisping earlier this year, and pulled out of a fight against Uriah Hall in May because he needed gallbladder surgery. Read More »

Kashmir violence: Death toll touches 35


More than 400 people including 100 security officials have been injured, and the death toll could rise further, officials said. He said most of the deaths had occurred on Saturday when mobs attacked police and other security installations in south Kashmir but all the deaths could not be accounted for as the situation did not allow the law enforcing agencies to gather information. Read More »

Wales captain Williams dedicates win to fans back home

Wales were good value for their money last night as they overcame Belgium on a 3-1 scoreline. Giggs, who was appearing as a pundit on ITV's Euros highlights programme, stated: "I'm so proud". We kept moving the ball and we got the goal back and took it on from there. "We could have played better. I thought our performance was fantastic and I thought we thoroughly deserved it". Read More »

Serena Beats Kerber for Elusive 22nd Grand Slam Title

Mouratoglou has now overseen nine of the American's Slam titles in the 17 majors they have contested together since she suffered a shock first round exit at the 2012 French Open. Serena hit 13 aces, some of them in the face of adversity, and never gave the German a chance to get into the match. Kerber will move to number two in the world in the rankings next week behind Williams. Read More »

Divyanka Tripathi all set to marry beau Vivek Dahiya


Fans of the duo have been busy posting photos from the pre-wedding rituals of the two actors, including Divyanka's haldi ceremony. Wearing an excellent yellow lehenga-choli collaborated with traditional jewellery and gems as a component of the haldi ceremonies, Divyanka looked flawless. Read More »

MadBum batting and no DH "wasn't a tough call" for Bochy


Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Major League Baseball and the players association plan to revisit the topic of pitchers hitting in the home run derby for next season. Some pitchers don't, " Giants hitting coach Hensley Meulens said. "There's no Home Run Derby with Madison". That set in motion a rally in which the Giants scored six times and sent 10 men to the plate total, with Bumgarner eventually making the third out on a pop-up in his second plate appearance of the inning. Read More »

The Golden State Warriors used virtual reality to woo Kevin Durant

Durant arrives at Oracle Arena, where the Warriors set the record for most regular-season wins with 73 in 2015-16, as a former MVP, a four-time league scoring champion and seven-time All-Star from his time with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Before taking center stage, Durant - who had made it clear in that Hamptons meeting that he was concerned with being painted as some sort of hoops villain - admitted to his new co-workers that he was nervous. Read More »

Kell Brook v Gennady Golovkin a 'joke', says Chris Eubank Jr


Brook is ranked as one of the top two welterweights in the world, depending on which outlet you look at, so his boxing skill is not in doubt. Brook - who will retain his status as IBF Welterweight champion - has been hunting a major fight since landing the World title, and the 30 year old believes he has the tools to defeat Golovkin and become boxing's biggest star. Read More »

Khedira out for Germany vs

Captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is doubtful for the game, nursing a knee ligament injury, but Bierhoff said the depth of Germany's squad would compensate for the missing players. "We know France have many good players, but Iceland didn't honestly look that good at the back so if we defend well as a team, we will not let these players get into positions to show their class". Read More »

Rajon Rondo Met With Bulls, Still Interested In Kings


But there are National Basketball Association rumors that Bulls current franchise player Jimmy Butler is not happy with Chicago's decision. He gave Doc Rivers and Brad Stevens a hard time. The final terms of the deal remain unconfirmed, but Chicago was seeking out trade partners willing to absorb salary following Dwyane Wade's decision to leave the Miami Heat to make a move to the Windy City. Read More »

Germany hoping to have Schweinsteiger fit to face France

With an element of revenge in the air, France can expect near-fanatical support from home fans in Marseille as they seek a place in Sunday's Paris final. The fact that France, who had never got past the last eight at the finals since their 2000 triumph, managed to get almost everything right, has a lot to do with Deschamps' methods. Read More »

Williams sisters keep rolling to reach semifinals


Cibulkova's attentions now turn to her wedding on Saturday, the ceremony having been under threat as the Slovakian moved her way through the rounds at the All England Club. "Tennis is hard." It has been harder for Williams in recent years than in the previous decade, when she hoovered up five Wimbledon titles and seven grand slams. Read More »

Federer and Williams sisters return to Wimbledon quarters


But he nearly came unstuck in the fourth round , having to come back from two sets down for the first time to defeat David Goffin . Margins are small. The Slovakian moves on to face Elena Vesnina, who overcame fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova 5-7, 6-1, 9-7. Federer , 34, has a 306-50 win-loss record in Grand Slam matches and is now joint top of the list with Martina Navratilova (306-49) and ahead of Serena Williams (303-42). Read More »

EURO2016: Wales star Bale concentrating on Portugal clash not Ronaldo

Bale said he and Ronaldo had not spoken since it emerged their teams were to play each other in the semi-final. "We know what's at stake, any friendship will have to wait until after the game". "It's the most honoured I have felt". Sometimes you have to fulfill your responsibilities and doing interviews is a part of it. "The boys are fully focused on the task in hand and I'm sure they'll re-organise stuff". Read More »

Kvyat to start from pitlane after crash

Max Verstappen admitted he was surprised to take second place in Red Bull's home race at the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday. "We've now seen a couple of incidents already". But Ricciardo said he had not changed his opinion that the kerbs did not need changing. "I know if I hit it then I'm going to damage my vehicle". The Australian, who celebrated his 27th birthday on Friday, said: "I think for the team it was a really good day". Read More »

Roger Federer faces second Brit challenge from Dan Evans

Britain's world No91 Dan Evans is refusing to be content with sharing a court with seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer when the duo meet in the third round of the championships on Firday. "I think for anybody in this ranking, outside of let's say, 300 to 2,000, it's really important to set yourself goals, short term, long term, how many tournaments to play, when to practice". Read More »

Bismack Biyombo, Magic Agree To Four-Year Deal


Last month, Biyombo declined his $2.9-million player option to become an unrestricted free agent and to work out a long-term extension with the Raptors . Biyombo's stock rose during the Rap's postseason, averaging 6.2 points, 9.4 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game and picking up the slack after Valančiūnas left the court due to injury. Read More »

Day, Piercy tied for lead at Bridgestone

Day won the WGC Match Play Championship earlier this year. "I mean, that's big", Johnson said after his one-shot victory over Scott Piercy . Jordan Spieth watches a missed birdie putt on the first hole during the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club, Sunday, July 3, 2016, in Akron , Ohio. Read More »

Turkish police detain 11 more suspects over airport attack

The third detonated his explosives at the entrance. Turkish officials have said the three Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) terrorists who attacked Atatürk Airport came from Russia, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan . Fifteen foreign nationals are among those arrested, the Daily Sabah states, citing security sources that spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media . Read More »

England struggled with the pressure against Iceland - Kompany

And when questioned about where the FA go from here, Glenn said: "We will be looking for the best person for the job". Hart, whose starting spot is coming under question after two high-profile errors in France, has seen England falter on the big stage before and seemed bereft of solutions for the side's repeated under-achievement. Read More »

England could struggle to find a top manager - Dyke

That leaves Roy Hodgson's successor with little time to make drastic changes and with so many young players in the early stages of their worldwide careers it is unlikely there will be a huge difference in those selected to face Slovakia on September 4. Read More »

Andy Murray cruises past Lu

Cilic will not be back on the traditional rest day, though, with his passage to the fourth round booked thanks to a three-set win over Lukas Lacko. When play resumed, Mahut got going quickly, rolling to a 6-1 6-4 6-3 win. The Czech will play Portuguese 31st seed Joao Sousa in the third round. Hsieh and Peng won the doubles title at Wimbledon in 2013 as a partnership. Read More »

Hassan Whiteside announces via Snapchat that he's staying with the Miami Heat

Their negotiations became so arduous last year that it took a meeting with owner Micky Arison to reach a resolution on a one-year, $20 million contract. He's as much a figure in their organization and its history as Riley or Micky Arison. And the Heat are far from done in the free agency chases; they remain scheduled to sit down with Kevin Durant on Sunday. Read More »