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Blue Jays acquire 2B Refsnyder

He hit.135 in 37 at-bats this season over 20 games. For his big league career, Refsnyder owns a.241 batting average with two home runs and 17 RBI to coincide with his.312 on-base percentage. He entered Sunday slashing.243/.321/.402 with 12 home runs through his first 392 PA of the year. It is also worth noting that Refsnyder was previously designated for assignment by the Yankees, ultimately leading to the weekend swap.

Tottenham Player Ratings: Christian Eriksen and Mousa Dembele shine v PSG

Dier's goal was partly a reward was his closing down of Kevin Trapp , but more a result of the PSG goalkeeper's casual clearance. Javier Pastore levelled the scoreline with an emphatic finish but further goals from Toby Alderweireld and Harry Kane from the penalty spot handed Spurs a handsome victory.

Grace, Johnson shoot up Open leaderboard in chase of Spieth

In front of enormous crowds as organisers the R&A hope to see record attendances set this week, the world number one Dustin Johnson was one of those to rack up the birdies. " I didn't know what was going on on 18". "Now you're all going to ask the same question", Grace said with a large grin, soon adding, "Let's get it out of the way: I didn't know what was going on on 18".

Chris Froome crowned victor of Tour de France for fourth time

Gautier, a 29-year-old from Plouagat, will finish his eighth Tour de France on Sunday evening in a respectable 48th place but must first get his bike over the finish line on the Champs-Elysees. The AG2R La Mondiale rider has been busy backing up Chris Froome's yellow jersey rival Romain Bardet throughout the Tour but, with his duties over, took centre stage by popping the question.

Branden Grace shoots first 62 in a major

So, I definitely lost a couple of shots there on the last couple of holes. "Because of the wind and the flag positions, 63 in a final round is unbelievable", said Els. The 39-year-old got back to within two of Spieth by getting up and down from a greenside bunker at the 17th, something the leader was unable to do.

SA's Grace makes history at British Open

For a while, it looked like Haotong Li - who shot a final round 63 to finish at 6-under on the tournament - may be in position for a playoff. On the 13th, a horrendous tee shot from Spieth put him in trouble, on the back side of a dune. Before that Spieth had picked up three birdies on the front nine and another at the par-five 15th, while Kuchar was slightly more erratic. However, a double-bogey on No.

Sensation as China's Li fires 63 at British Open

Spieth led by three shots going into the final round, but lost the lead on the 13th hole where he made a remarkable bogey after taking an unplayable lie on the side of a sand dune. But he made history at the US Open last month at Erin Hills when he became the first player from mainland China to make the cut of a major. Stronger winds and occasional showers in Southport, a city on England's northwest coast, could make playing conditions more challenging on Sunday.

What to expect when India take on England on Sunday

Both teams have chose to field unchanged line-ups for the summit clash. We knew this tournament wasn't going to be easy but the girls have turned up at every situation when the team needed (them to). "BCCI will discuss and announce award to the team on their tremendous performance in World Cup", he added. However, the name on everyone's lips at the moment is that of Harmanpreet Kaur, whose stunning unbeaten 171 outclassed former champions Australia in the semi-finals.

Defending champion Sun qualifies for 400m free final at worlds

Horton, who edged Sun by.13 at the Olympics, had choice words for Sun both past year and last week, having called the Chinese superstar a "drug cheat" for serving a three-month doping ban in 2014. "I don't know if it's a rivalry", he said. He has now won the 400m world title at each of the last three championships after his Barcelona 2013 and Kazan 2015 triumphs.

Spieth a huge chalk favorite after epic Moving Day at The Open

Less than an hour later, Grace two-putted from behind the green on 18 to post his 62. Surprisingly, Grace shot the lowest in the British Open . "I've been in good form and played some good golf". Branden Grace and Dustin Johnson had shown a low score was possible on the benign links. It doesn't always work, as judged by the low numbers at Erin Hills last month.

Inter Coach Won't Shut Door On Selling Ivan Perisic To Manchester United

Should United get a deal for Perisic over the line, it'll be interesting to see whether the winger can displace current United first-team player Anthony Martial and cement his place in Jose Mourinho's United starting line-up. But the club have been frustrated in their attempts to tempt Inter into selling the midfielder with the Italian club refusing to cash in on the cheap.

Victor Moses shines as Chelsea whip Arsenal in Beijing

Arsene Wenger hopes today's showdown against English Premier League champions Chelsea in Beijing will help gauge whether Arsenal will be able to hit the ground running when the new campaign kicks off next month. Cesc Fabregas found Marcos Alonso on the left and the Spaniard beat his man before pulling the ball back for Batshuayi, who finished superbly. However Koscielny, who signed a new contract at Arsenal in November, insists he can not see a reason why he would want to ...

Man United target £60m PSG star - but they want Martial in return

With Barcelona cooling their interest in Verratti, Ed Woodward is said to have stepped in only to be told by PSG that they will only consider a deal for the 24-year-old if Martial is involved. Further, it's suggested in the report that Man Utd aren't willing to part company with the Frenchman and so that exchange won't be happening, but talks could continue in the hope of an agreement being reached.

British Open: Jordan Spieth continues to lead, Rory McIlroy fades away

He was nine shots back. All that mattered to him was the present. Three-shot leader Jordan Spieth teed off at the British Open at Royal Birkdale on Sunday in search of his third major championship title. Spieth was embracing both memories. "I'll know exactly where we stand but I don't know how much that ever helps you". "I understand that leads can be squandered quickly, and I also understand how you can keep on rolling on one".

The Open Championship 2017: Weather forecast from Royal Birkdale

Spieth did more than just survive. Spieth essentially held serve on Friday, shooting a 69 (-1) on the day. The 65s of Ryder Cup team-mates Spieth and Koepka equalled the second lowest first round score in an Open at Birkdale, a shot outside Craig Stadler's record of 64 set in 1983.

Klopp hopeful over Can

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has denied suggestions that Emre Can has already chose to leave Anfield this summer. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp denies that German midfielder Emre Can has already chose to leave Anfield following unsuccessful contract talks.

Kris Bryant to miss series opener vs. Cardinals

Hector Rondon then walked Jedd Gyorko, tying it at 3, and DeJong followed with a drive into the ivy in right-center for a ground-rule double. "I don't think we've gotten too high or too low, even throughout some slumps where we weren't very happy about the way we were playing", starting pitcher Jake Arrieta said.

Conor McGregor Roasts Draymond Green, Trolls Mayweather With CJ Watson Jersey

On the night, McGregor will have a great deal of support. The Golden State Warriors star is so behind Floyd Mayweather that he took umbrage with the sight of Conor McGregor sporting a Warriors jersey recently. Watson on her phone. I dribble heads off the floor. That's because Watson allegedly had an affair with Mayweather's ex-girlfriend, Josie Harris, who Mayweather has three children with.

India vs England Women's World Cup 2017 final

England need to play New Zealand more, Australia more, South Africa more. This is the second time that the Indian women's team has reached the World Cup final. India had played their only World Cup final in 2005. And now the Mithali Raj-side would look to ensure that their gritty campaign end on a positive note after putting in the hard yards consistently throughout the tournament .

How Tendulkar's influence got Harmanpreet a job

Diana has been working with Harmanpreet Kaur since a long time and there was a time when she was looking for a job for Harman in Western Railways but her request was denied by the president. He was a good cricketer, but due to some circumstances he could not reach where he wanted to in the sport. Without a doubt, the way we have approached batting has helped the team a lot.

Ricardo Centurión seguirá jugando en el Xeneize

Centurión abordó junto a su pareja un vuelo de Alitalia y las especulaciones comenzaron asomarse. Así, su retiro del fútbol parece quedar atrás. Lo cierto es que Guillermo Barros Schelotto había pedido por su continuidad en el ‘xeneize y por eso la dirigencia ofreció 3,7 millones y el préstamo algunos jugadores.

Spieth leads Open by two as Birkdale bares teeth

After a steady start, the two-time Major champion caught fire with a birdie on eight, before picking up a further shot on nine to turn in 31. Mark O'Meara, a victor at Royal Birkdale in 1998 who is playing in his last British Open , hit the opening tee shot.

Luke Rockhold vs. David Branch Possible For Sept. 16 Event

Rockhold (15-3) was on a roll before getting knocked out by Michael Bisping at UFC 199, who took the fight on 10 days' notice after Chris Weidman was forced to pull out with an injury. He is riding an 11-fight winning streak. He's 13-1 since his initial UFC release in 2011, including a successful run under the WSOF banner where he claimed titles in two weight classes.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte admits he considered his options after first year

Conte, who was reported to have left Juve in 2014 due to a lack of investment , said: "We found the right view about the future of this club". Antonio Conte is ready to reignite his interest in Fernando Llorente as he looks to bring in more reinforcements for his Chelsea attacking line.

Robert Pires: 'Alexandre Lacazette needs time to adapt'

We could certainly do with him having an impact from the start because Arsenal cannot afford to wait six months for Lacazette to find his feet if we are to have a chance of this season's EPL trophy. Arsene said, "Robert, I know you are a bit upset because you want to play, but I prefer it if you are on the bench and you can watch the game, the fight and the tempo".

Liverpool reject £72million Barcelona bid for Coutinho

Nearly the same words Klopp has used to deny Barcelona the signature of Coutinho. When you throw in Liverpool's other attacking riches, notably Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Adam Lallana, you can begin to understand why some are confident Klopp can end the club's 28-year title drought.

Crusaders, Lions, Chiefs & Hurricanes into Super Rugby semis

The Sharks, written off before the game after squeezing into the playoffs as the lowest seed, scored a first-half try by Kobus van Wyk off a turnover and pounced on almost every Lions mistake. The first try came in the 33rd when, after holding the ball through 15 phases, the Crusaders pressed the Highlanders' line. Let's just hope the Hurricanes aren't too jet lagged to put on a show against the Lions, and that it stops raining in Christchurch - not just for the sake of a rugby game, either.

British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth leads by two as Birkdale bares teeth

Spieth has unfairly been portrayed as a guy who plays well only when he makes a ton of putts. The British Open began Thursday morning with rain, wind and big numbers. His first real test came on the 10th where he found a fairway bunker, but he managed to get up and down to secure a par with a delicate putt from 15 feet.

Harmanpreet Kaur gets a standing ovation from Kohli & Co

She believes that Harmanpreet's knock could have garnered even more runs had the match not been reduced to 42 overs following rain interruption early on. Kaur bagged 1974 runs in 65 ODIs of which three centuries and nine fifties are included. . Her third one-day global century, notched up at Derby yesterday, is now the second highest score by an Indian women's cricketer after Deepti Sharma's 188, notched up earlier this year.

Tata Jamshedpur FC in ISL Auction Draft 2017 live updates

A minimum of 134 players will need to be purchased by 10 teams across 15 rounds, with 13 of them needing to be U-21. Mumbai lad Umesh Perambra, and Ajith Sivan and Akshay Joshy from Kerala have been drafted in the Hero ISL Players Draft scheduled on Sunday, 23rd July in Mumbai .

Open leader Spieth: I would have gladly stayed on the couch

It's probably about time for a new piece. "Payne Stewart used to do it and it served him well". The Texan, with the bow-legged gait of a cowboy, threaded his way through the breeze and bunkers on England's northwest coast in 65 shots for five under par.

Unfazed Spieth takes two shot British Open lead

His fantastic short game came to the rescue whenever he found himself in a spot of bother, and had his eight-foot birdie attempt on the 18th found the cup instead of just sliding by, his round would have been even better. He still shot 65, his best score ever in a major. Martin Kaymer was approaching the sixth tee during a practice round at Royal Birkdale when he told his playing partners that he was calling it a day.

Spieth in tie for lead at British Open as rivals trail

Defending champion Henrik Stenson of Sweden stayed in contention with a 69 while world number one Dustin Johnson of the United States and four-times major victor Rory McIlroy battled to one-over 71s. "I think once you win one, obviously that's off your shoulder". He said he wasn't concerned "one bit" about the inactivity. Five of the last six Open champions have been aged 39 or older.

Cardinals score 9 in 8th, cool off Cubs with 11-4 win

Right-hander Matt Bowman (2-3) worked one-third of an inning in the seventh for the win for the Cardinals (47-49). Rondon entered with the bases loaded, walked in the tying run, and gave up the go-ahead two-run double. Anthony Rizzo picked up his team-leading 60th RBI. The 34-year-old Duke, who is coming back from Tommy John surgery last October, retired the only two batters he faced in the seventh.

Accelerate shocks Arrogate in the San Diego Handicap at Del Mar

Coming into this afternoon's TVG San Diego Handicap with a clear air of invincibility, few thought Arrogate would have any trouble adding to his seven-race winning streak in the 1 1/16-mile, Grade 2 event. "A hush came over the crowd when we beat Beholder last year", Sadler said of his Stellar Wind winning last year's Clement Hirsch. "He trained really well Sunday up at Santa Anita and showed a lot of pop when Victor worked him from the gate, and they kept telling me it was $50,000 for ...