Manny Machado's blast helps Orioles top Red Sox

Orioles general manager Dan Duquette said before the game that he hoped Sale would be suspended. The pitch was a 98-mph fastball in Machado's first at-bat. The Sox are now 15-13 after splitting their last 4-game series with the Orioles, who are now 1st place in the AL East. Wednesday and Thursday's games passed without too much drama , and the two teams aren't scheduled to meet again until a series in Baltimore on June 1.

Juan Mata on positives of Arsenal defeat

Second-half goals by Granit Xhaka and United alumnus Danny Welbeck earned Arsenal victory on Sunday as Wenger overcame Mourinho in a Premier League game for the first time in 13 attempts. We have four games left that we need to approach in the same way as today. It might be a little more light hearted this time round, but don't expect it to last too long...

Simon Mignolet: Liverpool's win over Watford was "massive"

The visitors failed to add a second, though, meaning that Can finished as the deserved match-winner. We won, it was very important. We have to keep going how we are. With 40 points from 34 matches, Watford are eight points clear of the drop zone. Klopp's team are in third place, although they have played at least one game more than most of the teams around them.

Mourinho: United Want To Beat Spurs, Romero Will Start Europa Final

Slovenian Damir Skomina, an official Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho once labelled " weak and naive ", will referee the Europa League Final. Skomina, 40, has already overseen Ajax vs. A carnival atmosphere at White Hart as Tottenham played Manchester United in the last ever game at the famous north London stadium . Mourinho has warned changes will be afoot regardless of Palace's situation by then and suggests rotation is also on the cards for their final two away games, starting at White ...

Boston Red Sox permanently ban man for racial slur at another fan

So Hennick asked if he had correctly understood the man and then repeated what he thought the man had just said. According to Jones, fans at Fenway used racial slurs as they heckled him, and one even threw a bag of peanuts at the outfielder as he stood in the Baltimore dugout.

Chelsea stars revel in Premier League title triumph

In the end Chelsea owed it to misfit Batshuayi, a peripheral figure for most of the season, to win the match and the title with only his second league goal since joining the club. Darren Fletcher's lofted pass found Salomon Rondon and his flicked header drew a smart save from Thibaut Courtois. Chelsea were becoming frustrated in their efforts to breach the Baggies' defence, but Fabregas almost broke through with a snap-shot that flashed half a yard wide of the far post.

Disatrous week for Mets continues: Harvey suspended for violating team rules

According to the sports site, Harvey didn't go to the ballpark Saturday, which is seemingly why he was suspended even though the Mets are keeping a tight lid on the details. "The atmosphere's always fun", he said . Though, Harvey did play golf that afternoon. Urena pitched six masterful innings, allowing one hit and one walk while striking out a pair.

Isaiah Thomas Downplays Celtics' 'Funeral' Attire: 'I Wear Black All The Time'

But from the second round and up, teams that are coming off an easier series (i.e. having eliminated their previous opponent by a fewer number of games than their current opponent did) are 9-1 ATS in the seventh games. "It says more about his work ethic [than confidence]", center Ian Mahinmi said. "They closers. They proven closers". "It was kind of copy-catting what we did", said Wall, whose Wizards donned dark outfits before a regular-season game between these teams that are building a ...

Bears Sign WR Titus Davis Following Weekend Tryout

Antonio Brown previously held the records for career receiving touchdowns and receiving yards. Robinson, the former All-American quarterback at MI, has played four seasons at running back with the Jaguars. Titus has not seen the field in a regular season National Football League game. The Bears could have drafted IL native Corey Davis at the top of the first round this year, but they opted for quarterback Mitch Trubisky and the wideout wound up going to the Titans with the fifth overall ...

Garcia rediscovers old touch to be in hunt at Players Championship golf

Day, who won wire-to-wire here previous year, was 1 under and in contention when he teed off Sunday afternoon, yet any threat he posed to break the dubious streak was gone by the time he reached the 16th hole at 1 over - and that was before the Australian carded a quadruple-bogey-9 on the hole, as well as a double bogey at 17, to finish the tournament in a tie for 60th at 7 over.

Warriors' Iguodala to have MRI on sore knee

Resting Iguodala, 33, a game as a precautionary measure is on the table, a team source told ESPN, even if the results come back clean. That's not necessarily indicative of Iguodala's value to the Warriors, but it does highlight the team's ability to play without him.

Jose Mourinho says 'impossible' situation led to Manchester United's Europa League focus

Even if I get another red card, then that happens. "If you look at his career record for goals scored, [this season] is an absolute freak". I really don't care about it today. Mourinho was also annoyed by Wenger and accused him of trying to influence fourth official Craig Pawson during the game, although the bitter managerial rivals shook hands afterwards.

West Ham rout 'perfect afternoon' - Klopp

WEST HAM'S lap of honour is in front of an nearly empty London Stadium after thousands of fans left the ground following their heavy defeat to Liverpool . Coutinho split open the West Ham defence with a majestic long pass and Sturridge strode through, rounded Adrian and slotted home his first goal since January 2.

Zinedine Zidane ready for three LaLiga cup finals with Real Madrid

Barcelona captain Andrés Iniesta has admitted he has lost interest in the Champions League , after his side failed to make the final in Cardiff, but has accepted Juventus and Real Madrid are deserving finalists. It will not affect us playing hard games till the end. Stevan Jovetic scored in his first two games for Sevilla in all competitions, both against Real Madrid .

Losing To Arsenal Changed Everything - Antonio Conte

The triumph marks a stunning debut campaign in England for head coach Antonio Conte , who can still claim the domestic double should Chelsea beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final. "It's a great squad of players they've got there but maybe there will be a freshening up, don't lose your best players and add one or two at the top end to go into the Champions League".

Fit-again Rohit, Shami in Champions Trophy squad

Thankfully, though better sense has prevailed. The BCCI stands to lose $277mn in revenue over the next eight years under the sweeping changes and its use of the Champions Trophy as a bargaining chip was strongly criticised. About other players, he said " We considered Kuldeep. No question marks here. In Dhoni, the team has a calm head, who understands 50-over cricket better than most.

Spurs Run Rockets Out of Playoffs

Losing Leonard could be the story of this series, though coach Gregg Popovich had no update except that Leonard hurt the same foot. "Four, five, six guys all had good games". "I've been on both sides of this thing. We just didn't have that pop". HOUSTON (AP ) - The San Antonio Spurs are thrilled to be in the Western Conference finals for the first time since winning the title in 2014.

Kelly Oubre explains why he snapped following Kelly Olynyk foul

And they did that today. He started Game 4 shooting 5 for 5 from 3-point territory with 17 points and was held to two more on 1-of-7 shooting the rest of the way. "There was no such thing as the two Kellys", Boston center Al Horford said. "And, Kelly Olynyk is a dirty player". Green, however, has little room to call another player " dirty ".

Tottenham 2-1 Manchester United match highlights

Spurs are due to celebrate the occasion throughout the day and kick-off against Man United at 4.30 pm. Once the game kicked off, Tottenham's fans were in full voice. "It's been a progression from (third) last season", Kane said. De Gea used his feet to thwart Kane before the break - but three minutes after the restart the Spurs striker scored his first ever goal against United.

Forest Green Rovers promoted to English Football League

They had every right to be, with the final whistle score 3-1 to Forest Green, Rovers were taking home the trophy. Mark Cooper says it's an achievement to take a club the size of Forest Green into the Football League and isn't concerned about anyone's opinion on how the club is funded.

Arsene Wenger dismisses plane protest as Arsenal boost Champions League hopes

However, defeat will nearly certainly end any hopes of finishing in the top four so we need to improve upon our record at the Bet365 Stadium as we've won just one of our previous eight trips. Arsenal will be facing a Stoke side with just one win from their last nine games , yet City manager Mark Hughes is confident his players will rise to the occasion.

James Harden could get more rest next season, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni says

Harden - who's been hyped all season as an MVP candidate - looked disinterested and passive while scoring just 10 points to go with his six turnovers. Harden had a crappy day at work, and it was also his last day of work before a some hard-earned time off. "He's had a historic season, and we can get that better", D'Antoni said.

Demian Maia Split Decisions Jorge Masvidal, Earns Title Shot (UFC 211 Results)

Masvial is throwing a little here and there while Maia isn't throwing at all. Maia took his back, but Masvidal stood with him against the fence. Maia is noticeably limping back to his corner afterwards, perhaps having either burned out his legs or hurt them while maintaining that body triangle for so long on Masvidal's back in that opening five minutes.

Watch Rafa Cabrera Bello make first-ever albatross on Sawgrass' 16th hole

There had been only two recorded albatrosses in the history of The Players Championship until Sunday, when Rafael Cabrera Bello went 523 yards in two shots at the par-5 16th hole. He had started the day in a tie for 10th place and was 2-over par through the first 15 holes. "He wasn't done yet, circling birdie-2 at 17 from 5'9", and holing out from 37'9" away for a walk-off par at 18 after hitting his tee shot into the water.

Jose Mourinho explains his Manchester United team selection against Tottenham Hotspur

But if I was on your side and you are always looking for these kind of capital letters, big headlines, I accept if you say that". It's as simple as that. The post Mourinho: Europa League Final Shouldn't Define Me appeared first on After 2-0 we brought a bit more balance to the team because we put players in the right positions and we put midfielders in midfield and the team improved a lot.

Euro gives up earlier gains as Macron seals French election victory

The growing threat of terrorism and violent extremism is accompanied by an escalation of local conflicts and the destabilisation of entire regions", Putin said in a congratulatory telegram released by the Kremlin. "France is one of our closest allies and we look forward to working with the new President on a wide range of shared priorities", said a Downing Street spokesman in London.

Jose Mourinho praises match-winner Marcus Rashford

Daley Blind has warned his Manchester United teammates there is still work to do to secure a place in the Europa League final. The Celta goalkeeper kept the visitors at bay for 67 minutes with a series of great saves, with his first-half stop to deny Rashford a particular highlight.

Falcao fires Monaco to brink of French title

Leonardo Jardim's side, knocked out of the Champions League by Juventus in midweek, need only a point from their remaining two games to rubberstamp their first French crown since 2000 and halt PSG's four-year domestic dominance. Teenage forward Mbappe turned provider again when his cushioned square pass allowed Falcao to volley in the third. On Wednesday we need to pick up the points to win the title.

Washington Capitals vs. Penguins live stream Game 7

With a 2.49 goals-against average, Braden Holtby hasn't exactly been awful during these playoffs. As soon as they start to trail, their shot selection deteriorates as they start firing the puck on net from everywhere as opposed to setting up better opportunities.

Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism

Bush, Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter all spoke at that in school during their first year as president. "I want to thank you", Trump said to the 50,000 in attendance. Be true to yourself, your country, and your beliefs", he told the graduates. On May 4 he signed an executive order to give churches and religious groups greater leeway to engage in politics without putting their tax-exempt status in jeopardy.

MLB Player Hit In Face By A Pitch, Taken To Hospital

The hit by pitch ignited speculation that Pirates pitcher Johnny Barbato was intentionally targeting Iannetta, who hit a home run earlier in the game. A 93-mph fastball running up and in and virtually no time to react. There are some positive numbers for the Pirates. Gregory Polanco hit a broken bat dribbler down the third base line for a single and David Freese followed with a single that ricocheted off Walker's left shin and into right-center as Polanco took third.

Spurs return to action on short rest against fully-recharged Warriors

I take responsibility for it. Gasol on the lopsided win: "No one expected a Game 6. win like this, but we just played hard". San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will face the Golden State Warriors Sunday in the opener of the Western Conference finals, according to ESPN's Michael C.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr takes home Geico 500 at Talladega

It's been a good one for a long time (five top-10s at TSS). Only 10 starts into the 36-race season, Stenhouse already is one shy of his single-season records for top-five and top-10 finishes - four and six, respectively, set last season. McMurray finished second in a Chevrolet and was followed by Busch in a Toyota, then Aric Almirola , another Ford driver and victor of the Xfinity Series race Saturday.

Si Woo Kim becomes youngest winner of Players Championship

Poulter has slipped from a career-high of fifth in the world to 197th and was seemingly without a full PGA Tour card until fellow professional Brian Gay alerted officials to a discrepancy in the points structure used for players competing on major medical extensions.

Tottenham 2-1 Man United

Mourinho will not be overly pleased with how his side's fringe players performed, however, and he could very well decide to shuffle his line-up again when they take on Southampton on Wednesday, with Crystal Palace awaiting next week in their final league game before the clash with the Eredivisie giants.