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by | June 19, 2017 | 00:13

Joe Biagini has performed admirably as a fill-in starter for the Toronto Blue Jays , pitching seven innings in each of his last two outings prior to his taking the mound Friday night against the Chicago White Sox . "Three solo home runs, but he did his job". "He just had trouble throwing strikes", Gibbons said. "They got some big strong dudes that can do that".

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:08

However, Pochettino should be somewhat wary of signing Smalling and dropping him into Tottenham's way of play, given comments made by Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho earlier this month. But he knows he will have to make additions to his squad if he is to do so. Smalling joined United from Fulham in the 2010/11 season and has made almost 250 appearances for the Red Devils in all competitions, scoring 13 goals and helping United to win two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, a League Cup and ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:05

Through 54 holes, he's made just three bogeys. Rickie Fowler is at minus-10, just two back. NOTES: Patrick Reed , who shot a 65 on Saturday, wore a red, white and blue ensemble that included the blue trousers he wore during the 2016 Ryder Cup, when the United States captured its first title since 2008.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:08

The government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of roughly 2,500 similar tower blocks across the country to assess their safety. Finance minister Philip Hammond said the inquiry would examine whether the regulations banning certain types of cladding were right and whether they were complied with.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:06

An inspired Pakistan hammered a blundering India by 180 runs to lift the ICC Champions Trophy , riding on a scintillating hundred from rookie opener Fakhar Zaman and a sensational bowling spell from Mohammad Amir . #INDvPAK . Win some, lose some.still the greatest team in the world! Azhar, often criticised for slow-scoring, completed a 61-ball fifty with a single off Ravindra Jadeja and later in the same over Fakhar followed him to the landmark in 60 balls when he cut the ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:04

LAS VEGAS - Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to meet UFC star Conor McGregor in an August 26 boxing match that will feature two of the top-selling fighters in the world. But the reason Conor McGregor's as big as he is is he'll fight anybody, anywhere, anytime. But the 40-year-old will come out for this one fight considering each fighter could earn in excess of $100m.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:58

Harman had one bogey Saturday, at the par-4 third hole, to go with six birdies. But with debut host course Erin Hills yielding to scores not typical of a US Open, Thomas couldn't hold the lead for more than an hour as Harman came in with a five-under-par 67 during the third round.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:54

This was Murray's most accomplished match of the year on any surface. "I'm happy with how the match was today. I have been playing great, great points during the whole first set", said Del Potro . 23. They join No. 13 Kristina Mladenovic, who won on Friday. In the women's competition, Alize Cornet of France reached the last 16 for just the second time with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Polish ninth seed Agnieszka Radwanska, who lost all her seven service games.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:54

Athletics 7, Yankees 6: Matt Chapman hit a go-ahead two-run single in the eighth inning for his first career big league as Oakland handed NY its season-high fourth straight loss in Oakland, California. Turner's fifth career leadoff homer and third this season, on Lugo's second pitch, was the third the Mets have allowed in their past five games.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:47

Fakhar hit 12 fours and three sixes before skying a catch off Hardik Pandya but Pakistan , who upset hosts England in the semi-finals, had the flawless platform to make the highest total in a Champions Trophy final . Azhar had a run-out scrape too, on 29, when Rohit Sharma missed the stumps from midwicket this time as Pakistan's frenetic start continued. In reality, it's the world's best one-day team against a side that (cliche alert) can beat anybody on their day.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:47

With India and Pakistan making it through to the final, broadcasters can effectively name their price for a 10-second advertisement. A World Cup semi-final match that Pakistan "lost" as much as India , on home soil, won with the visitors dropping Tendulkar four times during an 85 that also saw him survive two close lbw calls.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:49

The most pleasing aspect for the Kiwis was the speed of their boat in the light conditions of seven to ten knots, Aotearoa New Zealand consistently quicker than the Americans. Result: The Challenger won both races, but are only up 1-0 due to the convoluted scoring system that benefited the Defender due to their performance earlier in the qualifier stage.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:48

After sinking his eagle put on the 18th hole, Thomas ended his round with an overall score of 11-under par and in sole possession of the lead among an extremely crowded field. There will be an 18-hole playoff on Monday if the leaders are tied after 72 holes. Russell Henley (67), Charley Hoffman (68) and Brandt Snedeker (69) are all in a group three off the lead on eight under.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:49

Open , mainly because until 2012, everyone within 10 shots of the lead made the cut at the U.S. Open. Rory McIlroy and Jason Day never recovered from theirs. Two rounds down and two to go at the US Open at Erin Hills and we are still no closer to discovering the identity of the 2017 US Open champion.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:48

It is only the second century stand for Pakistan against India in any ICC ODI tournament. Like many people, Pathan also believes the Virat Kohli-led India's strength lies in its batting while Pakistan would bank on its superb bowling attack in the summit clash.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:47

He talked about the lessons he learned from the popular self-help book "The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom". And we really won't know if Beckham has truly matured until he shows it over the course of time. Undoubtedly, but no one said this was fair. Beckham was asked if he had thought about the way last season ended, with him struggling in the playoffs game against the Green Bay Packers, punching a hole in a wall and being criticized for the Miami boat trip.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:44

The Law of Averages were certainly going to catch up with India s Big Three after their brilliant run in the tournament. Mohammed Amir scalped Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan before Hasan Ali and Shadab Khan drew curtains on India .

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:42

During a Friday afternoon press conference at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center where Scalise was taken, trauma director Dr. Jack Sava provided additional updates about the representative's condition, which will leave him there "for a considerable period of time".

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:45

They claim that Pep Guardiola is "eager to sound out a move" for the Portuguese star, who is apparently ready to leave the Bernabeu this summer. "No doubt. Ronaldo is now with the Portugal squad in Kazan, Russia, preparing for the Confederations Cup . He has been accused by the Spanish prosecutors for defrauding tax authorities for a sum of 14.7 million Euros by not showing his correct image rights income between 2011 and 2014.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:44

Dougherty finished the day shooting at 1 under par, making the cut. Day thought his game was perfectly suited for Erin Hills. "I was upset with the score I had made, but it had, in no way, any effect on my attitude or how I was going to then approach the rest of the round or the next shot".

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:36

And while their bid to win a maiden global 50-overs title was scuppered by Pakistan in Wednesday's semi-final, Root said it was clear they were on the right track. The southpaw ended hitting seven fours and a six, that came off a top edge over the wicketkeeper. "We want to be more consistent as a team". Jos Buttler (4), Moeen Ali (11) and Adil Rashid (7) fell quickly and Ben Stokes, one of the most destructive batsmen in the world, failed to hit a boundary in a scratchy 34 as the Pakistan ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:34

Sanchez suffered the problem on Thursday and was subsequently forced to sit out training on Saturday. Alexis Sanchez will be hoping to make his sole goal to become La Roja's all-time leading goalscorer. But the victor of the Confederations Cup has never, at least not yet, gone on to win the World Cup. The point being: Chile is no joke, they are going to earn their number four world ranking at the Confederations Cup.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:34

Open on Friday but it was the end of the line for the world's three top-ranked players. The U.S. Open was only his sixth start this year. Odd U.S. Oosthuizen, whose sole major title to date came at St Andrews in 2010, birdied the first, fourth, seventh and eighth to move to four under par , while 2015 victor Spieth had covered his first 11 holes in level par .

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:34

Reports have it Roma are expecting Liverpool to come back with an improved bid for Mohamed Salah . This seems to be a rather questionable claim, but it certainly highlights just how pacy Salah is, which would boost Liverpool's impact significantly.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:31

England's Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood shared the lead on seven under par alongside American duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman , the first four-way tie after 36 holes since 1974. Amazingly it could have been even better if not for bogeys on the fourth and 10th, as well as a missed eagle putt from six feet on the 15th after he had driven the green on the 288-yard par four.