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Cespedes considering heel surgery, would require 8-10 months recovery

Saturday  09:06,   21 july 2018
thescore

Yoenis Cespedes made a triumphant return to the New York Mets' lineup on Friday after over two months on the disabled list by crushing a home run in his team's 7-5 victory over the crosstown rival Yankees. The moment proved[...]
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Video: Steve Bosse TKO’d by former boxing champ Jean Pascal

Saturday  08:00,   21 july 2018
sbnation

UFC veteran Steve Bosse suffered a TKO loss to Jean Pascal in what was dubbed the Canadian version of Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. Former UFC fighter Steve Bosse’s (1-1, 1 KO) second professional boxing match took place on Friday night in[...]

20 jarringly specific and (perhaps not entirely serious) predictions about the 2018 season

Saturday  07:10,   21 july 2018
yardbarker

Here's 20 college football predictions.1. After being asked, on a particularly intemperate mid-August day, about the state of the Alabama quarterback battle between Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts, Nick Saban brandishes a Coca-Cola bottle and[...]

Tokyo's 1964 Olympics echo through the city's 2020 games

Saturday  06:30,   21 july 2018
ap.org

Mariko Nagai walked outside Yoyogi National Stadium - the late-architect Kenzo Tange's masterpiece from Tokyo's 1964 Olympics - and pictured the city in that era. She was a university student from northern Japan who landed a job as an[...]

Kurt Busch on contract status beyond 2018: ‘we’ll see how it all comes together’

Saturday  06:05,   21 july 2018
nbcsports

Kurt Busch has a sponsor in Monster Energy and is in position to remain with Stewart-Haas Racing.“For me, I’ve just been racing, driving and performing, doing all the things I can do to exceed in all categories, whether it’s teammate things, things[...]

Manny Machado looks right at home with Los Angeles Dodgers, even if it's only temporary

Saturday  06:01,   21 july 2018
usatoday

In the trade to the Los Angeles Dodgers, Manny Machado picked up 40 games in the standings and the pressure of the team's urgency to win the World Series title that eluded it last year.He was relaxed meeting his teammates, comfortable answering[...]

Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

Saturday  06:00,   21 july 2018
ap.org

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader has apologized to his team after years-old racist and homophobic tweets surfaced during the All-Star Game. Those racist, homophobic social-media messages were thoughtless mistakes he made as a teenager, Hader[...]

Trump has no right questioning patriotism of NFL players

Saturday  04:40,   21 july 2018
usatoday

Hours after there's confirmation of existence of a tape of the president talking about paying off a Playboy model, Donald Trump tees off on NFL.In what can only be seen as a thinly veiled attempt to distract attention from the confirmation that[...]

Orioles’ Jonathan Schoop left a vacation to say goodbye to Machado

Saturday  04:15,   21 july 2018
yardbarker

Jonathan Schoop showed just how tight of a bond teammates can have. The Baltimore Orioles infielder said on Friday that he left a vacation early so he could drive to Manny Machado’s house for an in-person goodbye after the shortstop was traded to[...]

Report: Celtics Assistant Coach Jerome Allen Allegedly Took Bribes While Head Coach at Penn

Saturday  04:10,   21 july 2018
si

<p>In an indictment filed Thursday against Miami businessman Philip Esformes, a basketball coach at a Philadelphia college is mentioned for allegedly taking money and gifts from Esformes so his son Morris would be able to attend the school,[...]

Carpenter 3 HRs, 2 doubles and exits, Cards hammer Cubs 18-5

Saturday  02:15,   21 july 2018
ap.org

Matt Carpenter hit three home runs and two doubles in just six innings, tying the major league record for extra-base hits in a game, and the St. Louis Cardinals hammered the Chicago Cubs 18-5.&nbsp;Carpenter went 5 for 5 and drove in seven runs[...]

Report: Josh Hader issued tearful apology in Brewers clubhouse

Saturday  02:15,   21 july 2018
yardbarker

Josh Hader continues to make amends for some ugly tweets of his that resurfaced earlier this week.&nbsp;Stephen Watson of WISN 12 News in Milwaukee reported on Friday that the Brewers reliever issued an emotional apology inside the team’s[...]

Report: McCoy’s ex-girlfriend ‘believes very strongly’ he played role in attack

Saturday  01:35,   21 july 2018
billswire

It appears some words were taken the wrong way a week ago.&nbsp;Tanya Mitchell Graham, the lawyer for LeSean McCoy's ex-girlfriend Delicia Cordon who was brutally attacked in a home invasion in a home McCoy owns, told the Buffalo News on Friday[...]

Report: Trouba seeks $7 million in arbitration case with Jets

Saturday  01:15,   21 july 2018
sportingnews

Reportedly, there is a significant gap between what the Winnipeg Jets and defenseman Jacob Trouba seek in Friday's scheduled arbitration hearing.Two years after holding out as a 22-year-old, Trouba now reportedly finds himself far apart with the [...]

Arizona target Nico Mannion reclassifies to 2019

Saturday  01:05,   21 july 2018
sbnation

<p>The five-star point guard will begin his college career in 2019-20</p>Friday, the five-star point guard announced his decision to reclassify from 2020 to 2019, meaning he will now begin his college career in 2019-20 instead of 2020-21.[...]