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Boston Names Street After David Ortiz

Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland celebrates his solo home run with Hanley Ramirez (13) during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels , Saturday, June 24, 2017 , in Boston . "I don't have enough words", he said, via MacPherson . The 38-year-old Young had a 7.50 ERA in two starts and 12 relief appearances this season.

Nadal triumphs over Wawrinka to win record-breaking 10th French Open

To win La Decima is very, very special", said Nadal. The Spaniard won the title for the loss of just 35 games throughout the competition. "I'm a little emotional", Nadal said before his tearful uncle Toni , his career-long coach who will take a back seat at the end of the year, handed him La Coupe des Mousquetaires.

UFC Fight Night 112 Weigh-in Results: Johny Hendricks Misses Weight Again

Both fighters were ejected from the stage, and continued to yell at each other behind the scenes. Doesn't he have some sort of event coming up in two months ? It is clear from his record and his performances that Chiesa is one of the best lightweights in the world.

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling 'weird,' mentally off

He has given up just 22 earned runs this season over 87.1 innings. The Royals regained the lead in the bottom of the inning when Alex Gordon's first triple of the year scored Escobar. Roger Espinoza opened the scoring for Kansas City in the 22nd when Diop's double-fisted punch of Espinoza's long shot ricocheted into the net. Dwight Smith Jr .

3-star athlete Tae Provens commits to LSU

LSU coach Ed Orgeron has said that he plans at least two running backs in the class. While LSU landed 2018 four-star defensive back Joseph Foucha , the Tigers worked big time on LSU working the crew, and a big key to him being ready to rock.

Barnes: Swanigan is prepared to take the next step in NBA Draft

Swanigan was a consensus All-American in his sophomore year with the Boilermakers. The Trail Blazers don't have any free agents so it'll be an uphill challenge for Swanigan to receive minutes right away, but he wasn't the Big Ten Player of the Year for no reason.

Ortiz earns 'super honor' with Red Sox retiring his No. 34

Red Sox legend David Ortiz , we learned last night, found inspiration by gazing upon the retired uniform numbers of other Red Sox legends. A red banner covered up Ortiz's No. He wanted to be a part of Red Sox history. David Ortiz had seemingly won and done it all throughout his storied 20-year career. "He played with a lot of guys and he affected them in a major way", Pedroia said.

(Colo.)-Kershaw, Pederson Lead Dodgers To 9th Consecutive Win

This will be Marquez's first career game against the Dodgers. At a point you just try to limit the damage. Relievers Brandon Morrow , Pedro Baez and Sergio Romo covered the final three innings for the Dodgers, who improved to 50-26, extended their win streak to nine and won for the 15th time in 16 games, a stretch in which they've outscored the Nationals, Reds, Indians, Mets and Rockies 108-57.

Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

Manchester United and Paris St Germain have been alerted to Ronaldo's potential availability following the revelations of his disenchantment with his predicament in Spain , but his former club have played down talk of a return to Old Trafford.

Striker Diego Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Frank Lampard

Atletico are unable to register any new players this summer having had their appeal against their transfer ban rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) earlier this month , meaning Costa would not be able to feature until January if he did complete a move back to the club before the start of next season.

Warriors' Durant named Most Valuable Player of NBA Finals

We've talked a lot about the Christmas Day game and events leading up to that game where we understood how we all needed to be aggressive and be the players that we are every single night, and we can all show up every night and be ourselves and really achieve the potential that we all have together.

Man Utd make offer for Roma star Nainggolan

Manchester United have offered Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan wages worth €7.5m per year, claims Il Tempo newspaper. The Belgium worldwide was heavily linked with Chelsea past year and again at the beginning of this summer but United have know made their interest concrete, offering Nainggolan a deal worth £6.6m-a-season, according to Il Tempo .

Rossi wins Dutch MotoGP Grand Prix

The 22-year-old Vinales, twice a victor at Assen in the support classes, tops the standings with 111 points, but four riders are within striking distance of the leader. "The key is to start the race well". However, towards the end of the session, the track was starting to dry up, and as a result, lap times started tumbling.

NHL draft: Pick-by-pick analysis

Center Nico Hischier holds a New Jersey Devils jersey after being selected by the team in the first round of the NHL hockey draft, Friday, June 23, 2017, in Chicago . Yeah, the Flyers hope he turns into him. "Our comfort level with him was probably better than some teams because he came on the map in mid-February, " Hextall said.

South Africa win thriller against England, tie up T20 series

England was on the ball in Southampton from the time AB de Villiers chose to bat, David Willey getting the home side off to the ideal start with the scalp of Jon-Jon Smuts with the first ball of the series. JJ Smuts responded well to his golden duck in Wednesday's series opener to strike some lusty early blows, and it took the introduction of Curran to make the breakthrough as he struck with his second delivery in global cricket to dismiss Reeza Hendricks for seven.

Federer downs Mayer, into Halle semis

Federer will meet Germany's Alexander Zverev in the final. "It was important to be aggressive off the baseline and make him feel my variation and the power I can bring to the court", Federer said . Muller, 34, has won the first two ATP Tour titles of his career this year, helping him climb to a career-high ranking of 26, and he now has a seven-match winning streak on grass.

Perron among unprotected Blues for National Hockey League expansion draft

We have things lined up, but nothing is final until everything's final". The release of the teams' protected lists kicks off a busy two-week stretch for the National Hockey League. There is a really deep talent of players that are available from each team and there are some star-level players that teams made available. Even if the Golden Knights don't sign any unrestricted free agents by Wednesday night, this serves as a sort of first negotiating advantage for them before the first day ...

Morgan: Roy's dismissal proves spirit of game is open to interpretation

South Africa are yet to justify the reason to exclude Chris Morris for the opening game of the series and the all-rounder responded with a man of the match performance in the second game, conceding just 18 runs and picking two wickets in his four over quota.

Korean president calls for N. Korean Olympic participation

Chang Ung, a North Korean member of the International Olympic Committee, speaks to reporters at Gimpo International Airport in Seoul on June 23, 2017. "We came here to make a contribution to a unified development of taekwondo, the source of our national pride", ITF president Ri Yong Sun said. South Korea and North Korea remain divided and technically at war as the 1950-53 Korean War ended only with an armistice and not a peace treaty.

Celebrating 30 years of Lionel Messi

However, Gaggioli has admitted that he, like so many others, was sceptical about the chances of Messi after first laying eyes upon the Rosario native. Lionel Messi , has won every trophy there is with his club Barcelona and even though his success with his national side Argentina hasn't come anywhere close, the little man has given his best to help and will continue to do so in the foreseeable future.

COLLEGE BASEBALL: LSU snaps Oregon State's streak

The Tigers (51-18) avenged a 13-1 loss to the Beavers (56-5) on Monday and became the first team to knock them off since USC on April 29. After Oregon State cut the lead to 2-1, Smith provided insurance in the top of the seventh when he hit a home run over the right field fence for fifth of the season.

Mustafi pleads with Alexis Sanchez not to leave Arsenal

Arsenal could be forced to sell three big names in order to finance lucrative news deals for Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez , according to reports in the English media. "I hope and wish they extend their contracts because they are both very important players for the stability and the quality of the team", he said .

Paul Pogba Rounds Keeper & Dabs Before Scoring Goal In Charity Match

The French midfielder played in a charity match organised by former Juventus teammate Juan Cuadrado in Columbia on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Arsenal keeper David Ospina conceded six during the match - while also hitting the bar with a free-kick - with Carlos Bacca also involved.

Portugal Boss: Ronaldo Is Right To Snub The Media

The former Manchester United star helped his country see off hosts Russian Federation 1-0 in their second group game of the Confederations Cup on Wedensday evening. Zidane led Los Blancos to La Liga success in May and also added a second straight Champions League trophy with victory over Juventus in Cardiff on June 3, but it is already time to start planning for the new season with Real back in action in the UEFA Super Cup against Manchester United on August 8, before two Clasico clashes ...

NC State's Dennis Smith, Jr. selected 9th by Dallas

INTERNATIONAL INTRIGUE: A year after almost half the draft-a record 27 of the 60 picks-were international players, French guard Frank Ntilikina and Finnish forward Lauri Markkanen , who played a year at Arizona, are two of the top international players.

Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston

While the 19-year-old forward will take some time to develop in the NBA, Stevens had nothing but praise for his newest player. On draft night, they still grabbed one of the most NBA-ready players available. Tatum's intangible qualities have been well documented by his college coach, the legendary Mike Krzyzewski, as well as by his peers and his observers.

Mayweather To Fight Conor McGregor August 26

Mayweather was responsible for first leaking the rumor about the fight more than a year ago but only recently has the matchup come to fruition. After months of speculation the long-rumored boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will take place August 26 in Las Vegas.

NBA Draft 2017: Meet the Philadelphia 76ers selections, with videos and stats

But after I spent most of Thursday evening watching NBA draft coverage on Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia rather than ESPN or the NBA Network, I changed my mind. "We are a team on the rise in so many different ways". "Speed kills and you can't teach it", said Fox. That's my goal. And to do that, I will work hard and take it wherever it takes me.

Demotivated Spanish football defender Arbeloa quits

The duo at the heart of Mourinho's post are Xabi Alonso and Alvaro Arbeloa , both of whom the Portuguese tactician managed during his time with Spanish giants Real Madrid . "For me, football has been about fighting day by day, competing". " It's something I try not to think too much about ", he said. "Things this season did not come out as I had dreamed".

1 year after deadly floods, West Virginia wary of vast storm

It's the third storm of the season, which got an early start with Tropical Storm Arlene in April. "They (McDowell and Wyoming) are going to be closer to the track of the system, which means they will have more persistent and heavier amounts", Morrow said.

Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Billups is believed to be the only candidate interviewed for the job, after negotiations between Gilbert and general manager David Griffin hit a standstill, resulting in his departutre from the franchise. With no picks, Cleveland had hoped to trade into the draft, but their attempts were unsuccessful. Billups has emerged as the front-runner to take over the Cavs' front office.

Tennis star has odd rationalization for positive cocaine test

A statement from the International Tennis Federation says the test was taken "in association with his participation in the Barcelona Open", suggesting it was an in-competition test. "We absolutely condemn any form of drug-taking and will support the process which needs to take place", it said in a statement. The Swiss five-times grand slam singles champion was banned for two years but has since returned to the tour as a successful doubles player.

Our dream is to win the Cup: Alexis Sanchez

As a result with 4 points and goal difference 3: 1, the Chile team is the leader of its quartet, and for the playoffs it's enough just not to lose in Sunday's game. However, Kimmich's Bayern Munich team-mate Arturo Vidal reacted fastest, deflected the ball into Sanchez's path and the striker fired home off the inside of the post.

Sestito and Comets players avoid being drafted by expansion Golden Knights

Engelland was picked by the Vegas Golden Knights in the National Hockey League expansion draft . Vegas shouldn't start blocking off the Strip for the parade just yet, but Sin City's new team is holding a remarkable hand after general manager George McPhee's 37-player haul from the expansion draft and several subsequent trades.

England's Jason Roy given out obstructing the field in T20I

This was the first time a batsman was given out had obstructing the field in a T20 worldwide. Roy, with his first 50 in 11 global innings, appeared to have put England on course for a series-clinching victory as he added 110 in 70 balls with Jonny Bairstow for England's second wicket.