While the Chicago Cubs still have too much talent to count them out, the Colorado Rockies may have arrived on the scene to steal the crown. CHICAGO (AP ) - The Colorado Rockies arrived at Wrigley Field this week with a chance to solidify their standing as a National League contender, and they haven't missed a beat.
The Yankees passed an early season test against Boston, taking two of three from the second place Red Sox to remain in first in the AL East. "It's just all those things", Girardi said. Rubén Tejada opened the inning with a leadoff double and moved to third on Joey Rickard's sacrifice bunt - the Orioles' third sacrifice in 59 games. RHP Stefan Crichton was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk.
Press Association Sport understands Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata is among those United are keen on as they look to sign a new number nine. The Red Devils tweeted late on Saturday evening to confirm the news. Lindelof is currently on global duty with Sweden but is now expected to tie up his move to Old Trafford later this week. Namely, Lindelof will only undergo medical tests after representing Sweden in the 2018 World Cup qualifier against France, where Blagult are 19/4 to ...
Some folks blamed James, indicating he should have taken the shot he had. As for Durant, he had no doubt he was going to hoist. I could see that. "We're confident in him taking that shot every time." Curry is averaging 28.6 points and shooting 44.2 percent from 3-point territory, and Durant is averaging 27.2 points and shooting 44.9 percent from deep in the playoffs entering Friday's contest.
World championship leader Sebastian Vettel blamed "mistakes" by Lewis Hamilton for hampering his progress as his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen topped the times in Friday's second practice for the Canadian Grand Prix . And seeing the yellow helmet brought back memories of his childhood in Britain, where he would pop in videotapes of Senna's races and say, "That's my driver".
He also isn't anxious about the Penguins getting overconfident with a chance to win the Stanley Cup on Sunday night. So just Belmont and Chill at 6:37 p.m. What happened during that skirmish depends on who you asked. "I don't know what he was doing ... he was doing some kind of UFC move on my foot".
Durmaz then tried to catch Lloris out at his near post but the Tottenham keeper was alive to the danger and parried away his effort as Sweden , backed by a noisy home support, gave as good as they got. The 30-year-old didn't even need a touch as he hammered the ball straight back from where it came, and it needed only one bounce before finding the back of the net.
Six goals is a big number to put up, especially in a Stanley Cup Finals . He lasted just two shifts into the second period before he went to the bench in pain. With 90 seconds left in the first period Thursday night, all that lingering tension came to a boil, leading the face of the National Hockey League to do something unCrosbylike.
Unseeded Ostapenko downed Timea Bacsinszky 7-6 (7/4), 3-6, 6-3 on her 20th birthday to become the first Latvian finalist at a major. Halep marked herself out as a favourite for the title at Roland Garros after winning in Madrid and finishing runner-up in Rome, but a tumble in the Italian Open final left her with ankle ligament damage and cast doubt over whether she would play in Paris .
Jun 8, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel (81) celebrates with defenseman Olli Maatta (3) center Sidney Crosby (87) and center Scott Wilson (23) his goal scored against the Nashville Predators during the second period in game five of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at PPG PAINTS Arena .
Matt Barnes (4-2) pitched the top of the eighth and got the win and Craig Kimbrel worked a ideal ninth for the 18th save of his dominant season. At Fenway for three games this weekend are the Detroit Tigers , who are hovering around.500 but are just 2.5 games out of first place in the ugly AL Central.
He had been promised an upgrade before the Canadian Grand Prix, but it is not ready yet. Three-time champion Hamilton, who said he was convinced Ferrari are favouring Vettel, has a chance to bounce back this weekend with champions Mercedes on a circuit where he has won five times, including his maiden triumph in 2007.
Then, in the last moments of normal time, Jesus went for a high ball and Otamendi fell over his City team-mate, catching him with his arm as he cleared the danger and the Blues' striker sustained a facial injury as a result. Defender Gabriel Mercado's goal on the stroke of halftime helped end Tite's undefeated record since taking the job 12 months ago, and give new Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli a winning debut.
They had won each of their first four games in which that occurred. The game was the most physical yet of the Finals and saw James and Durant come face-to-face at midcourt for a heated argument while a play was being reviewed. Now he says that's not an impossible notion, a comeback to outdo the greatest comeback they made a year ago. Looking at the way things have moved in the first three matches, the Cavs have to come up with something extra special to beat Warriors, who are ...
Klay Thompson (30) and Steph Curry (26) made sure of that. "You can sense that", James said. "Why not? If I become an owner, I'm going to try to sign everybody". That may have something to do with the two of them being the among the NBA's best two or three players for the better part of the last decade. "We obviously know how hard it is to win a championship, what all goes into it and how important each game is".
Defending champions the Cleveland Cavaliers lived to fight another day after beating the Golden State Warriors in game four of the NBA Finals . Blown off the court in the second halves of the first two games, the Cavaliers surged ahead with a big third quarter and were still ahead with less than 3 minutes to play.
Robinson. Bench. Perez. Junior. On Tuesday, everybody noticed as he accomplished a feat rarer than a flawless game, rarer than a four-strikeout inning, and just as rare as an unassisted triple play: In a 13-1 win over St. He became the 17th player in Major League Baseball history to hit four homers in one game - an outing he called "surreal". "I'm amazed by it", said Reds manager Bryan Price, who was the pitching coach for the Seattle Mariners in 2002 when Mike Cameron went deep four ...
That Garbine Muguruza didn't like the behavior of the crowd at Suzanne Lenglen during her fourth round match at the Roland Garros was clear especially at the end of the match, when she admonished the spectators while walking off the court.
Thiem's hopes of becoming just the second Austrian - after 1995 French Open victor Thomas Muster - to reach a Slam final subsided with a whimper as Nadal raced to victory in just over two hours. But make no mistake: Wawrinka does not discourage easily. By the anticlimactic close of what Murray termed "a very high-intensity match", he was complaining aloud about having "no legs".
Stan Wawrinka beat Marin Cilic 6-3 6-3 6-1 to advance into the Roland Garros semifinals for the third year in a row. Andy Murray believes a change of tactics in the second set against Kei Nishikori was the key to him making a fourth successive Roland Garros semi-final.