• Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

Alex Colome pitched the ninth for his 23rd save. "It's easier to fight when you're down one than when you're down three, so I put our guys in a bad spot". Bogaerts was among five players that had a chance to get voted in my fans in the league's Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote. According to ESPN , he has a bruised right hand, but X-rays were...

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  • Kyle Schwarber Returning to Cubs After Short Time in Triple-A Iowa
Kyle Schwarber Returning to Cubs After Short Time in Triple-A Iowa

Schwarber was able to find his form at the plate in Iowa, but now it remains to be seen if he can mimic those results with Chicago. Schwarber was never expected to be gone for long, as the demotion was seemingly viewed as a motivational move for the former No.

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  • Spurs sign Rudy Gay to two-year deal plus player option
Spurs sign Rudy Gay to two-year deal plus player option

Gay's deal is for $17 million-plus over the two years, and it includes a player option . Gay opted out of his player option this past season where he was set to make $14 million with the Sacramento Kings . He's still a starting-caliber player, but it's unlikely that he'll start for this Spurs team since he and Kawhi Leonard play the same pos...

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  • Knicks sign Tim Hardaway Jr. to 4-year, $71M offer sheet
Knicks sign Tim Hardaway Jr. to 4-year, $71M offer sheet

Hardaway played at MI from 2010-13, scoring 14.3 points per game over three seasons with the Wolverines. Losing Hardaway would leave Atlanta in a bit of a lurch at shooting guard considering the team's relative lack of proven talent behind him at that position.

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  • Tomic and Medvedev handed Wimbledon fines
Tomic and Medvedev handed Wimbledon fines

To add to Tomic's woes, his racquet sponsor Head have announced they will discontinue their relationship with the Australia and added that the company was "extremely disappointed" with his post-game comments. There are now growing calls for the four grand slam events to be played under the same rules as ATP Tour events, which allow injured play...

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  • Ronda Rousey: 'Punks' Who Robbed Her Tracked Down
Ronda Rousey: 'Punks' Who Robbed Her Tracked Down

Among the items stolen were Rousey's Olympic medal, expensive jewelry, as well as her guns. The former UFC bantamweight champ then went on to explain how Travis tracked down the suspects. But luckily, Rousey and Browne had a trusty security system in place that captured everything on film. This isn't a duo you would want to tangle with.

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  • Vince Carter signs $8 million deal with Sacramento Kings, reports say
Vince Carter signs $8 million deal with Sacramento Kings, reports say

Randolph's eight-year tenure in Memphis ended Tuesday when he agreed to a two-year, $24 million deal with the Sacramento Kings , a decision made after the Grizzlies declined to make a competitive offer, according to sources. Memphis missed the playoffs in his first season but proceeded to qualify for the postseason in the next eight years. He help...

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  • Lawsuit: Atlanta Hawks treated black celebrities differently
Lawsuit: Atlanta Hawks treated black celebrities differently

Hayes claims the Atlanta Hawks' security protocol was enforced differently based on race and to the detriment of blacks, and that he was sacked because of his race. Hayes goes on to allege that he was sacked in April for trumped-up reasons, in retaliation against him. Kanye West , 2 Chainz , The-Dream, Tyler Perry and Migos were also denied...

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  • Sansa Is Probably Going to Die on Game of Thrones
Sansa Is Probably Going to Die on Game of Thrones

Personal concerns, however important, will take second place from July when Sophie reprises her role as the embattled Sansa in the penultimate seventh series of Game Of Thrones . There are really no other headlines?' I would much rather them come up and ask for a photo. "I'm in a relationship, but it's a very private relationship", she remarked.

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  • Kyle Edmund's Wimbledon woes continue with defeat by Gaël Monfils
Kyle Edmund's Wimbledon woes continue with defeat by Gaël Monfils

Both players wasted break-point chances in the opener before Monfils took the tie-break 7-1, and Monfils was able to outlast Edmund in the second as he struck twice on the British number two's serve. But this disappointing defeat to 15th seed Gaël Monfils extended his miserable Wimbledon record to won one, lost five. It all went wrong for the...

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  • Royals' Mike Moustakas gets final spot in All-Star Game
Royals' Mike Moustakas gets final spot in All-Star Game

Self, who has more than 220,000 followers but just 261 Tweets to his name - including a whopping nine so far this year - wrote simply, "Let's get another Royal into the All Star Game". That probably has something to do with why he's participating in next Monday's Home Run Derby . Moustakas will join teammates Salvador Perez and Jason Vargas at...

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  • Milos Teodosic agrees to 2-year, $12.3 million deal with Clippers
Milos Teodosic agrees to 2-year, $12.3 million deal with Clippers

Teodosic and Beverley could compete to fill Paul's spot as point guard during training camp. In 29 games this season, Teodosic ranked first among all Euroleague players with 6.8 assists per game and an assist percentage of 43.4%. When he opted out of his contract and made it clear he would sign elsewhere, the Clippers traded him and his career av...

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  • Kittel Powers to Victory in Stage 6 of Tour de France
Kittel Powers to Victory in Stage 6 of Tour de France

That was the only incident of note amid hours-long stretches of uneventful cycling during Stage 6, which was won easily by German sprinter Marcel Kittel . But it proved a fairly sedate ride through Champagne country, with the main incident of note before the final kilometres being the stray parasol, which blew into the road close to the front of t...

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  • Ice Cube: Big3 open to moving venue for Mayweather fight
Ice Cube: Big3 open to moving venue for Mayweather fight

Holm, one of the few fighters to find success in both boxing and the UFC, believes Mayweather-McGregor is far from a black eye to boxing and also doesn't rule out the possibility of a McGregor upset. With this being his professional boxing debut, there is a heavy focus on this aspect to ensure that there are no surprises on August 26. "I'll beat ...

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  • Leeds United fans react to signing of former Newcastle midfielder
Leeds United fans react to signing of former Newcastle midfielder

The 28-year-old's contract with Newcastle United ended at the end of the season, and Leeds United have swooped to sign the Dutchman on a free transfer. Anita made 27 appearances for Newcastle last season as the club secured automatic promotion back to England's top flight at the first time of asking.

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  • Dirk Nowitzki finalizing 2-year deal to stay with Mavs
Dirk Nowitzki finalizing 2-year deal to stay with Mavs

This marks the third time Nowitzki, the face of the franchise, has given the Mavs a significant hometown discount. After some concerns about an injury ending his career last season, Nowitzki missed just one game in January, February and March combined.

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  • Mourinho picks new Man Utd captain as Rooney nears Everton
Mourinho picks new Man Utd captain as Rooney nears Everton

However, they should look ahead to the new season with some optimism as a result of the additions of Jordan Pickford , Michael Keane , Davy Klaassen , Henry Onyekuru and a bargain deal to sign young Malaga striker Sandro Ramirez . Bolasie missed most of last season due to injury but he appears to be fit and raring to go for the new season. Th...

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Bethanie Mattek-Sands retires with serious knee injury
Wimbledon 2017: Bethanie Mattek-Sands retires with serious knee injury

Cirstea climbed over the net to check on Mattek-Sands and was evidently upset by what she saw. She immediately clutched her right knee. Help eventually arrived to the outer Court 17, and it was almost 20 minutes before medical personnel removed Mattek-Sands from the court via stretcher to a waiting ambulance.

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  • Austrian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel regrets Lewis Hamilton incident in Baku
Austrian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel regrets Lewis Hamilton incident in Baku

Asked why it had taken him so long to say sorry, he replied: "I don't feel the need to talk to all of you [media]". Do I regret it? "I got surprised, my impression at time was wrong". "But then since I can't do that, it is good to be able to say we can sit here and say that we focus on the weekend and we go out there and race and do what we love mo...

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  • Cubs to recall Kyle Schwarber from minors
Cubs to recall Kyle Schwarber from minors

In 11 games at Triple-A, Schwarber hit.343 with four homers, nine RBIs and a 1.192 OPS. Ian Happ is in left field and Ben Zobrist is in right while Jon Jay and Jason Heyward will be available off the Cubs' bench. But manager Joe Maddon is reluctant to put Happ at the top of the order despite the return of fellow switch-hitter Ben Zobrist....

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