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Marlins try to solve Chris Sale in finale vs. Red Sox Marlins try to solve Chris Sale in finale vs. Red Sox
- April 04, 2018

Johnson needed just 82 pitches to get through the six frames. The left-handed Sale struck out 308 hitters in 214 innings past year (32 starts) while finishing the season 17-8 overall with a 2.90 ERA and a 0.97 WHIP. "That's a good hitting lineup over there", Mattingly said of the Red Sox after Monday's defeat. The Marlins, one of the youngest teams in baseball after an offseason salary purge, are still without five starters who are on the disabled list - pitchers Dan Straily and Wei-Yin ... (more...)
Paul Pogba breaks silence about Man United boss Jose Mourinho Paul Pogba breaks silence about Man United boss Jose Mourinho
- April 03, 2018

Said Mourinho: "The first half was flawless". "We deserved both victories". "We are going to fight in the seven matches we have left to go to finish second". Mourinho won the League Cup and Europa League with United last season and his side are now second in the Premier League and in the FA Cup semi-finals. (more...)
Real Madrid's Marco Asensio has offers from Manchester United and Liverpool Real Madrid's Marco Asensio has offers from Manchester United and Liverpool
- April 03, 2018

On his team selection, the former Juventus talisman added: "It's a headache for me to make the team, but it's good for everyone". Modric believes Madrid's chances of a semi-final spot have been boosted by the recent form of Cristiano Ronaldo , who has scored 12 goals in just eight appearances in this season's Champions League . (more...)
Tiger Woods In Legal Battle With Ex Kristin Smith Over NDA Tiger Woods In Legal Battle With Ex Kristin Smith Over NDA
- April 03, 2018

The couple dated from 2015-2017, when Smith believed that Woods had cheated on her, though he denied the transgression. She was reportedly offered money to sign an NDA. Woods is said to have threatened to release embarrassing pictures of Smith if she doesn't honour the confidentiality agreement. The golfing star, 42, set to start in the prestigious Masters tournament in the United States this week, is now tied up in a legal wrangle with former lover Kristin Smith . (more...)
Returning emperor Messi can put Roma to the sword Returning emperor Messi can put Roma to the sword
- April 03, 2018

Messi's latest rescue-act on Saturday, when he came off the bench to inspire a remarkable fightback against Sevilla , has regurgitated the question of Barca's dependency on their number 10. The Argentine star has scored nine goals in his last seven matches for his club. The midfielder was injured in the second leg of the game against Chelsea in the Euro competition and hobbled off. (more...)
Sapporo among 7 interested in hosting 2026 Winter Olympics Sapporo among 7 interested in hosting 2026 Winter Olympics
- April 03, 2018

Candidates willing to host the Olympics, especially the Winter Games, have become fewer in recent times due notably to the rising costs and security concerns. "The new approach enables cities to create the most feasible, legacy-enhancing Olympic Games possible". Erzurum has a wealth of experience in hosting major global sporting events, having recently hosted: the 2011 Winter Universiade, 2017 Winter European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF), the 2012 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, ... (more...)
Rob Gronkowski 'pretty likely' to return to Patriots next season Rob Gronkowski 'pretty likely' to return to Patriots next season
- April 03, 2018

Darlington added "lingering frustrations remain between Gronkowski and head coach Bill Belichick , along with others in the Patriots organization". For the time being, though, Gronkowski is a Patriot. "I've done this before and I can do it again", Meizo said in an interview with WHDH news. I'll respect that coach-to-player conversation. "Anytime you want, because I've got nothing but time right now". (more...)
Tottenham no2 Perez in bust-up with senior player at Stamford Bridge
- April 03, 2018

The Chilean who came from Arsenal to United this January has been lacklustre but finally turned up against Swansea City as he scored one and made the other for his new club on Saturday. "It's not over until it is mathematically impossible, but it would be very hard for sure if we lost", Alonso told British media. "We started the game well but we were just not threatening Chelsea enough". (more...)
Former Adrian city official avoids prison time in child pornography case Former Adrian city official avoids prison time in child pornography case
- April 03, 2018

Attorney's office in Raleigh said. Crime insider sources tell me all of the charges stem from one incident back around Thanksgiving and involve a six-year-old girl known to the suspect. The federal charges stemmed from evidence that local police gathered from his home in 2014 after they got a search warrant based on a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the US attorney said. (more...)
Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder odds Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder odds
- April 03, 2018

McCaw remained down for several minutes, without moving, as players from both teams gathered around him before paramedics arrived to place him on a stretcher, wheeling him out of the arena and transporting him to the hospital. Four players are averaging in double figures for the Warriors , they are Curry (26.4), Kevin Durant (26.3), Klay Thompson (19.9) and Draymond Green (11.2). (more...)
Pogba Speaks On 'Rift' With Mourinho Pogba Speaks On 'Rift' With Mourinho
- April 03, 2018

The new concessionary allocation will be situated in the lower tier of Old Trafford's iconic Stretford End, and is part of the club's efforts to improve the atmosphere in the stadium, following manager Jose Mourinho's criticism earlier this season. (more...)
Manchester United announce pre-season tour of US Manchester United announce pre-season tour of US
- April 03, 2018

United moved back above Liverpool with a win over Swansea City on Saturday, courtesy of goals from Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez . "It's true [being benched] has never happened to me, but it can strengthen me", he said. "This can only make me stronger", Pogba said in an interview recorded while he was with the France team on the worldwide break and broadcast on Sunday morning. (more...)
Juventus v Real Madrid: Gianluigi Buffon ready for redemption Juventus v Real Madrid: Gianluigi Buffon ready for redemption
- April 03, 2018

While Madrid have been disappointing in La Liga this season, they always seem to turn it up in Europe as they are looking to win the competition for an unprecedented third straight year. "[Ronaldo] is an incredible player", Zoff said in an interview with Marca . A hat-trick against China saw him become his nation's all-time top goalscorer during the recent worldwide break and he was impressive again in this one. (more...)
Kane determined to beat Salah to Premier League Golden Boot Kane determined to beat Salah to Premier League Golden Boot
- April 03, 2018

Cape Town - Kevin De Bruyne insists he has done enough for Manchester City this season to be crowned the Player of the Year ahead of Liverpool's Mohamed Salah . It's just the way it goes. However, Mane, who scored the equaliser soon after half-time, insists he was innocent in both circumstances. "Honestly, I was thinking he was going to give a penalty", Mane told the Liverpool Echo . (more...)
Tony Stewart reaches settlement in wrongful death suit in racetrack crash Tony Stewart reaches settlement in wrongful death suit in racetrack crash
- April 03, 2018

Ward Sr. and Pamela Ward sued Mr. Stewart in U.S. District Court, Utica, claiming, among other things, that he acted recklessly when he struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. The district attorney who also handled the case said Ward, 20, had enough marijuana in his system to influence his actions the night he was killed. (more...)
Penn State guard Tony Carr declares for NBA Draft Penn State guard Tony Carr declares for NBA Draft
- April 03, 2018

Carr, joined by his parents, Tony Sr., and Nicole, and Nittany Lion basketball coach Patrick Chambers, met with the media at the Bryce Jordan Center to announce the move. He is the only Penn State player to score 1,000 points or more in his first two seasons. He scored 15 points with 14 assists in the NIT title game against Utah last Thursday. (more...)
'Extraordinary' Guardiola holds no fears for Klopp 'Extraordinary' Guardiola holds no fears for Klopp
- April 03, 2018

That is according to ESPN FC pundit and ex-Major League Soccer star Alejandro Moreno. Jurgen Klopp insists it is "too early" to judge whether Adam Lallana's latest injury will jeopardise his World Cup hopes. 'Maybe I can make up for the lost 2013 final and win this time . City , meanwhile, have Sergio Aguero , Gabriel Jesus , Leroy Sane , Bernardo Silva, Davis Silva, Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling who all are in great form and set to trouble the Reds with their swift ... (more...)
Joël Matip Set for Season-Ending Thigh Surgery Joël Matip Set for Season-Ending Thigh Surgery
- April 03, 2018

Liverpool's Joel Matip is ruled out for the remainder of the season for the thigh injury he sustained against Crystal Palace . He now faces the prospect of surgery in a bid to be avaiable for the start of pre-season training and Klopp admits that the injury came as a surprise. (more...)
Blue Jays hand White Sox their first loss Blue Jays hand White Sox their first loss
- April 03, 2018

The White Sox and Blue Jays split the season series previous year, with the visitors taking each series. And the Jays' 4-2 win over the Chicago White Sox put the team above.500 for the first time since October 2016, propelled by the first home runs of the season by Donaldson and Russell Martin - a two-run shot - as well as the first in a Toronto uniform by Aledmys Diaz . (more...)
Jurgen Klopp predicts Liverpool FC v Man City in Champions League Jurgen Klopp predicts Liverpool FC v Man City in Champions League
- April 03, 2018

Liverpool: Loris Karius 5, Trent Alexander-Armstrong 6, Joel Matip 6, Virgil Van Dijk 7, Andrew Robertson 6, Georginio Wijnaldum 7, Jordan Henderson (capt) 7, James Milner 7, Mohamed Salah 8, Roberto Firmino 7, Sadio Mane 8. (more...)
You Can't Do This - Liverpool Legend Advises Reds Before Manchester City Clash You Can't Do This - Liverpool Legend Advises Reds Before Manchester City Clash
- April 03, 2018

The Champions League quarter-final first leg promises a different level of intensity and he believes the atmosphere inside Anfield will make for a gripping affair. Rather than leaving that condition hanging in the air he quickly stressed that Liverpool's task is "unbelievably difficult". "When we coached at Bayern and Dortmund respectively, that difference was really big", he said. (more...)
Manny Pacquiao: Former champion to fight for WBA welterweight title Manny Pacquiao: Former champion to fight for WBA welterweight title
- April 03, 2018

The confirmation of Pacquiao's comeback to the canvas first broke out when the Matthysse's promoter, the "Golden Boy" Oscar De La Hoya tweeted about it on Tuesday, April 3. Pacquiao has replaced long term trainer Freddie Roach with Buboy Fernandez for the contest in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 35-year-old Matthysse, who has 39 wins including 36 by knockout against four defeats, won the vacant World Boxing Association belt after beating Thailand's Teerachai Sithmorseng in January. (more...)
Mourinho hits out at Man United's critics, again
- April 03, 2018

A defeat at crosstown rivals Man City next weekend will see City clinch the PL title in what will be a bitter moment for Mourinho and United, but the Portuguese coach has repeatedly hit out at critics and at the weekend pointed to his club still being "in transition" and is happy with the progress they are making. (more...)
Stage set for BCCI media rights e-auction Stage set for BCCI media rights e-auction
- April 03, 2018

The decision, he said, was in line with the plan to help "Test specialists" gain enough practice in English conditions ahead of India's five-Test series there the following month. In the IPL media rights auction, Facebook , Reliance Jio and Airtel had bid over Rs 3,000 crore each for the digital rights alone, which means they will all be ready to pay through their noses to grab this. (more...)
Newton Baseball Loses Season Opener to Morris Hills Newton Baseball Loses Season Opener to Morris Hills
- April 03, 2018

I played a lot with the boys in the neighborhood. After the spring season and graduation, McGovern, who is interested in business, finance or accounting as a major, will go to Berea. Tori Kuhlmann scored Holt's other goal. "My favourite positions are right striker and (goalkeeper)". That's when he made the decision to test the waters and find another place to play. (more...)
Jaylen Brown Declares Brad Stevens As NBA's Coach Of The Year Jaylen Brown Declares Brad Stevens As NBA's Coach Of The Year
- April 03, 2018

Stevens' main competition for the award (one the boy wonder has yet to receive during his five-year stint as an National Basketball Association coach) remains Dwane Casey of the Raptors and Mike D'Antoni of the Rockets, but he further cemented his case with Boston's convincing win over Toronto on Saturday. (more...)
Aubameyang hits brace in Arsenal's late revival win Aubameyang hits brace in Arsenal's late revival win
- April 03, 2018

Be that as it may, Arsene Wenger did in fact add another striker in January in the shape of ex-Dortmund forward Aubameyang. It was to prove a shallow oasis in a desert of barren first-half mediocrity however as Arsenal continued to waste possession. (more...)
Antonio Conte: Alvaro Morata is 100 per cent fit again
- April 03, 2018

But if they pull this one off it will feel like a huge transfer: David de Gea is set to sign a new deal at the club which will see him stay at Old Trafford until 2023 on £350,000-a-week, according to The Sun . 'He has worked very well and he needed to work hard. There's a stark drop-off in pedigree between Bayern ace Lewandowski-scorer of at least 25 goals for the past seven seasons-and struggling Morata, but Real's familiarity with the latter could lead them back to Chelsea's door. (more...)
David de Gea reportedly set to sign huge new United deal David de Gea reportedly set to sign huge new United deal
- April 03, 2018

De Gea has always maintained that he is happy at Old Trafford, with reports in the last few weeks saying he knows that he is appreciated for more in Manchester than he ever would be in Madrid, whose fans get on the back of even the club's brightest stars, including Cristiano Ronaldo. (more...)
Just a day to go for Black Caps
- April 03, 2018

Root was on his way back to the pavilion the very next over as he was caught behind off the bowling of Neil Wagner for 54 off 128 deliveries, which included four boundaries. David Lloyd: "The opener played pretty well, we have seen throughout the game that it is hard against the new ball". "In two overs today, Jack Leach set his field, he was moving fielders around and I think that is a great sign. (more...)

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