Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Rays starter Jake Odorizzi leaves with tight left hamstring

Porcello (1-1) gave up eight runs in 4 1/3 innings, halting the majors' longest active streak of pitching at least six innings at 20 games. Other players planned on making sure they followed the usual things they do to try avoiding germs.

Oops! Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident Oops! Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident

Plus, she looked gorgeous in the photo, which is not something I can say for most of my accidental Snapchats. "30 minutes later I missed 4 calls and I'm like, 'That's weird'". According to the tennis icon, she found out about her pregnancy a few day...

Mourinho Shuns Ibrahimovic Talk, Says Pogba Out

But with crocked top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic out for the season , Rooney will be needed for the run-in and proved his worth with a goal against Burnley. "I played with Barcelona and won the Champions League with eight guys growing from the academy...

Birthday boy Judge, Severino carry Yankees past Red Sox, 3-1 Birthday boy Judge, Severino carry Yankees past Red Sox, 3-1

According to Elias Sports Bureau, Judge became the first Yankee to homer on his birthday at Fenway Park since Roger Maris did it on September 10, 1966. I just hope the Yankees are a little bit greater. For context, let's remember what former Mi...

Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology

She finished fifth in in 2008 but has climbed to third after doping bans for Ukraine's Lyudmila Blonska and Chernova. Britain's Goldie Sayers learned previous year that she would be awarded javelin bronze from the 2008 Olympics when Russia's Mariya...

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate

His suicide came days after another MA jury acquitted the former New England Patriots tight end of a 2012 double murder in Boston. Aaron Hernandez reportedly left three suicide notes beside a Bible in his cell. The family of Kennedy has been seek...

Thomas leads Celtics to victory, 3-2 series lead

Chicago Bulls star Rajon Rondo was ruled out of his team's crucial playoff clash with the Boston Celtics on Wednesday after failing to recover from a broken right thumb. "For us, the lineup change is what helped us [the most], I think", Horford said...

MLB suspends Red Sox reliever Barnes 4 games MLB suspends Red Sox reliever Barnes 4 games

Because baseball is a game, we often overlook the fact that a 5-ounce sphere of cork, yarn and cowhide in the hands of a pitcher with a live arm can also be a risky weapon. "That's kind of a line you don't cross". Baseball government agreed with hi...

Colorado lawmakers approve pot for PTSD, with new limits Colorado lawmakers approve pot for PTSD, with new limits

Laws and attitudes regarding cannabis have changed over the last 20 years. While the researchers don't take any position on whether medical marijuana should be legal, they say this is an important topic to study. If California implements effective ...

Infantino confirms video assistant refs for 2018 World Cup Infantino confirms video assistant refs for 2018 World Cup

FIFA President, Gianni Infantino has reveled that the governing will use Video Assistant Referees at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. Infantino, who replaced the disgraced Sepp Blatter at the helm in February 2016, said: "We will use vid...

Canucks name Green as new head coach Canucks name Green as new head coach

Happy with it or not, it is reality, and has been for a while for the National Hockey League team. Green spent the last four seasons coaching the Canucks' top farm team, the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League. Winning is a bonus. They'll ...

Paxton dominant as Mariners blank Tigers 8-0 Paxton dominant as Mariners blank Tigers 8-0

The loss in Game 1 of the series also cost two relief pitchers their spots on the 25-man roster. RHPs Chris Heston and Evan Marshall were optioned to Triple-A. Detroit are 8-2 in their last 10 home games and the over is 10-4 in Detroit last 14 h...

Dominant Nadal outclasses Zverev in Monte Carlo Dominant Nadal outclasses Zverev in Monte Carlo

Victory for Vinolas-Ramos marked the first time the 29-year-old from Barcelona, who reached last year s French Open quarter-finals, had got the better of a world number one. With another Masters 1000 title now just three wins away, the Serbian will...

Senators survive another OT to advance in National Hockey League playoffs

Drew Stafford and Patrice Bergeron scored for the Bruins , with Brad Marchand assisting on both goals. "We were able to find a way to come out here and make it go to overtime again". Ryan, who was all over the ice for the Sens in the series, poppe...

Dortmund stun Bayern to reach German Cup final Dortmund stun Bayern to reach German Cup final

Bayern Munich skipper Philipp Lahm is targeting DFB-Pokal glory before hanging up his boots at the end of the season. Each of Bayern's last three fixtures have ended in draws, and you can get odds of (4.32) for a draw in this tie, to take the match...

'Playoff Rondo' delivers for Bulls with near triple-double in Game 2

Before Sunday's game (April 16) against the Chicago Bulls, Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas was seen on the sidelines crying. "One thing I learned about this team is through adverse situations, this team sticks together". Thomas was again unavailabl...

Sean Dyche: 'Michael Keane future is in Burnley's hands' Sean Dyche: 'Michael Keane future is in Burnley's hands'

Mourinho's only fit center back is Eric Bailly , although Daley Blind - usually a left back - can move inside and 19-year-old Axel Tuanzebe could also be promoted to the first team. It would have to be appropriate for all parties, and all parties ...

Teen's wish made, to announce Ravens' 1st-round draft pick Teen's wish made, to announce Ravens' 1st-round draft pick

A Maryland teen will have the opportunity to fulfill his dream by announcing the Ravens' first-round pick Thursday in coordination with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the team confirmed Saturday. As students cheered, the Ravens' cheerleaders came down...

James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

James was the flawless candidate to do it. "You have to mentally challenge yourself every year and go out and try to do what's right - putting your body on the line, putting your team on the line and trying to be successful", James said. "We have s...

Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row

He had been 0-7 in 19 starts away from home since winning at Tampa Bay for Baltimore on July 25, 2015. The Yankees stepped on the field at Yankee Stadium on a chilly, sometimes rainy, blustery night and methodically crushed the Chicago White Sox by...

Garcias homer to help Quintana, White Sox top Royals, 5-2 Garcias homer to help Quintana, White Sox top Royals, 5-2

At this point, the opposition scoring more than two runs isn't insurance-it's an absolute luxury for pitchers facing the Royals. Salvador Perez hit a two-out RBI single up the middle in the first for an early Royals lead. "I've been feeling like m...

Saints, free-agent RB Adrian Peterson in negotiations

In the event the Patriots don't trade Butler, it also seems unlikely that the team won't pick in the first round for the second year in a row. A draft-day trade remains possible, though it would obviously require at least one of New Orleans' draft ...

NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

According to several sources , the Eagles had high interest in Conley. With the NFL Draft just a few days away, there have been plenty of New England Patriots rumors about what will happen with two key pieces. The Titans possess a stocked inventor...

Olivier Giroud targeted by Marseille in £20m deal Olivier Giroud targeted by Marseille in £20m deal

The striker has struggled for regular game time this season, starting just eight Premier League matches. Giroud still has three years left on his contract at the Emirates stadium while Koscielny has been a key member of Arsene Wenger's defense.

Cavaliers seem determined to keep games interesting, like it or not Cavaliers seem determined to keep games interesting, like it or not

From there the Cavs seemingly had Indiana's measure and an inspired cameo from Love, who scored 10 straight points, saw Cleveland jump out in front by 89-70. Kyrie Irving had a monster game with 37 points, two rebounds and two assists. George ha...

Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

Ibrahimovic , the 35-year-old striker who has scored 28 goals in all competitions in his debut competition in English football, suffered his injury when his knee buckled in an awkward fall. "We cry because we have two important injuries in two wond...

Chelsea face Saints challenge as Spurs eye Palace date Chelsea face Saints challenge as Spurs eye Palace date

But Conte reckons players can only be great by playing as part of a team. "I don't think anyone expected this team to be where it is now - look at the last three years and look at where Tottenham are now". "We need to start this rush (of fixtures) ...

Mary Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London win Mary Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London win

Her pace in the first half suggested a finish time faster than the outright world record of 2:15:25, set by Paula Radcliffe in 2003. The 38-year-old, who runs for Sunderland Strollers, finished 14th in the race, to seal her spot in GB's squad for...

Chelsea's Kante wins PFA player of the year award for 2016-17

Kante saw former Leicester City teammate Riyad Mahrez beat him in the voting last year, despite arguably deserving it on the strength of his performances over the course of the year. It's the biggest honour to get this award", Kante said. "He's wor...

Wladimir Klitschko insider hints at retirement after Anthony Joshua fight Wladimir Klitschko insider hints at retirement after Anthony Joshua fight

De La Hoya believes this weekend's bout with Klitschko is pivotal to Joshua's chances of making a name for himself in the States. Joe Cordina will open the blockbuster show at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports B...

Saints leaning toward not trading for Malcolm Butler Saints leaning toward not trading for Malcolm Butler

New Orleans now has the 11th, 32nd and 42nd overall selections, and the New England Patriots would likely want at least one of those in any deal involving Butler. Butler would upgrade a New Orleans secondary that was third-worst in the National Footb...

Spokeswoman confirms Serena Williams is pregnant Spokeswoman confirms Serena Williams is pregnant

Her win at the Australian Open this year was probably when she was two months pregnant and for that she has already proved that she is the greatest Tennis player ever. Williams cited a knee injury in pulling out of tournaments in Indian Wells and M...

Former Gator RB Mike Gillislee leaving Buffalo to join New England Former Gator RB Mike Gillislee leaving Buffalo to join New England

While no draft pick compensation was given due to Hogan being an undrafted free agent, the Bills were unable to match the offer, and had to watch as Hogan helped the Patriots win another Super Bowl. The Patriots now have six picks in this week's draf...

Rafael Nadal can continue winning on clay at the Barcelona Open

With the match momentum now in tatters, Nadal soldiered on while Goffin tried and failed to re-group as he went down in around 90 minutes in his first meeting with Nadal. Nadal was flawless in the first set, only giving his opponent one game as he wa...

Olympic hurdles champion banned for whereabouts mix-up Olympic hurdles champion banned for whereabouts mix-up

Her punishment includes loss of all results retroactive to September 27, 2016, the date of her last missed whereabouts report, but doesn't affect the Rio gold won by Rollins. The panel also said this about Rollins, "However, this is a first offense, ...

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