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Former Phillies All-Star Darren Daulton Dies At Age 55

He became the only catcher in Phillies history with two 100-RBI seasons with 109 in 1992 and 105 in 1993. The Phillies lost the World Series to the Toronto Blue Jays , with Daulton behind the plate during Joe Carter's title-clinching home run.

Gibson to be South Africa's next head coach?

Reports emerged on day one of the fourth Investec Test between the sides that Gibson was in line to take over as head coach of the Proteas, whose current incumbent Russell Domingo is out of contract at the end of the tour. "It's hopefully all being left now until the end of the series". "But the morning was tough, the first two hours we could have lost more than one wicket so we showed It showed guts, skill and some luck to go into lunch one down".

Stroud prevails in play-off at Barracuda Championship

Appleby had eight birdies and two bogeys while Carballo drained two eagles in his round. It's a week for aces at the 19th annual Barracuda Championship with Tom Hoge earning his first hole-in-one on the PGA TOUR at No. Owen entered the final round with a five-point lead but needed a birdie at 18 to reach the playoff. Owen has gone 264 events without a triumph on the Tour and came into the tournament on the back of three straight missed cuts but has surged into the lead with consecutive ...

Arsene Wenger suggests Manchester United don't deserve CL spot

Salah will be hoping to play a key role for Liverpool next season as they gear up for a return to the Champions League . Also, Conte revealed that he is very impressed with Arsenal signing Alexandre Lacazette , Lyon and said that it will have a huge impact on the club and also other members.

Yankees pursue more productivity at plate vs. Indians

On his first visit to Progressive Field since Game 7 of last year's World Series, Chapman was bailed out by sensational defensive plays from Brett Gardner and Ronald Torreyes in the ninth inning as NY hung on to beat the Cleveland Indians 2-1 on Saturday night and stop a four-game losing streak.

Lampard unimpressed with Chelsea squad and urges Conte to strengthen urgently

I think Neymar is one of the best players in the world and for sure all these type of players finish their career in the same team, otherwise if they decide to change we must be ready to accept this kind of money. "He let the wing-backs fly on and he allowed Pedro and Willian freedom to go forward". "I was slightly concerned anyway as this game came early, but barring the goal, they defend the box better than anyone in the league.

Bowie win gives U.S. sprint double

After winning the photo-finish, Bowie, 26, said: 'I had no idea. "I didn't execute my race which is a shame but I am healthy", Thompson, who landed a 100 and 200 golden double in Rio previous year. "I'll have to watch the video back because I don't know what went wrong". The 27-year-old vaulted a national record of 4.91 meters for victory, failing three times at what would have been a championship record of 5.02 meters.

Fabulous Farah claims sixth world title to thrill London Stadium

Farah triumphed in a sprint finish ahead of Joshua Cheptegei and Paul Tanui after making his move with a lap and a half to go, although stumbled twice in the final 400m after being clipped and he admitted he may need stitches in his leg.

Olympic champion Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79

Cuthbert, who added a gold medal at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo to her three from Melbourne, was the first Australian inducted into the worldwide track and field federation's Hall of Fame. She was an Olympic torch bearer at the Sydney Olympics in 2000 and grew up in the city's western suburbs. She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1974 and battled the disease for many years after retiring from her sporting career.

Wins Watkins Glen Pole

Having started the afternoon in third, Truex Jr. moved up the pack to lead 24 of the 90 laps on Sunday, a race-high. But while the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota was fast, an unexpected 36-lap stretch of green flag racing forced drivers and teams to adjust their strategy.

Salvador Perez out with intercostal strain, could head to DL

The Royals will be without Salvador Perez for at least 10 days, and possibly much longer. He said the "worst-case scenario was four weeks" for Perez being out with the right intercostal strain , but he was hopeful it would be in the 10-to-14 days range.

Reports: Chelsea to beat Man Utd to €100m Real Madrid superstar

However, according to Jamie Jackson in the Guardian , the European champions are prepared to wait a year for Mbappé , and have told Bale that he is very much part of Zinedine Zidane's future plans as a result. United were left short on occasions last season; without an attack-minded left-back in defence, Rashford was often afforded the whole flank to operate though it would prove detrimental to his overall impact.

Klopp reveals plans to strengthen Liverpool midfield

You can be sure that manager Jürgen Klopp will be grappling with those questions. Having stated in the wake of Liverpool's victory in the Premier League Asia Trophy that Coutinho is "comfortable" at Anfield and "loves the club", Klopp more recently reiterated his stance that the 25-year-old is not for sale.

Falcons' Jalen Collins busted for PEDs for second time, suspended 10 games

This is his second infraction, hence the 10 game suspension. Atlanta may have the players in the secondary to offset this loss, but this risky pick of general manager Thomas Dimitroff has not panned out at all. The Falcons are at least prepared for his absence, returning Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford as starters on the outside, and Brian Poole in the slot.

Jodi Ewart Shadoff ecstatic with second place finish at Women's British Open

She closed out the front nine with a birdie on the ninth to be out in 30 to move to 13 under. However, Kim maintained her composure and posted a workmanlike 71 to win by two clear shots. Wie was the only other player to get closer than five shots of Kim. "I knew I was 10 shots back starting the day and I needed to make something happen", Wie said.

Everton have new striker target, similar to Lukaku in style

Giroud is still considering his options amid intense transfer speculation and is waiting to hear from Arsene Wenger if he is in his future plans. But The Mirror claim Everton could switch their focus to fellow Arsenal striker Welbeck if Giroud decides to stay.

Gun Runner takes the Whitney Stakes

I mean if we tried to throw one and stick in one's tail as he was standing, still we'd go 0-for-1,000 - let alone at a run, let alone Gun Runner , let alone in the Whitney - and it stayed. There, Gun Runner could encounter champion Arrogate for a rematch, should the world's highest-rated racehorse rebound from his fourth in the July 22 San Diego Handicap (G2).

Miedema fires Netherlands to Euro 2017 glory

The final was incredibly open from the start and after only six minutes, Kika van Es stuck out her foot to bring down Sanne Troelsgaard-Nielsen in the box, earning Denmark a penalty. Denmark, like the Dutch playing in their first final, made two changes in their starting line-up as Sofie Junge Pedersen replaced midfielder Line Jensen, out with a torn knee ligament, while Sandvej came in for left-back Line Roddik.

Man Utd boss Mourinho waits for Bale to go public

And Madrid got the Galactico they wanted. It is claimed the Red Devils intend to close a deal for about £90million, which is close to what Madrid paid Spurs back in 2013. If there were to be a poster child for expensive transfers gone wrong, this would be it. Then-United manager Louis van Gaal thought he had signed United's next great No.

Why Europa winners should not qualify for Champions League - Wenger

Arsene Wenger says he "was always against" the victor of the Europa League being rewarded with a place in the Champions League . Also, Conte revealed that he is very impressed with Arsenal signing Alexandre Lacazette, Lyon and said that it will have a huge impact on the club and also other members.

Yankees place DH Holliday on DL with back issue

Girardi is starting usual Yankees backup Austin Romine even though they are playing a day game after a night game. Romine also started behind the plate in Saturday's victory over Cleveland . He has torn up Triple-A pitching this season, slashing.357/.419/.636 with 17 homers in 77 games. Sanchez's defense this season isn't what it was when he spent the final two months of 2016 not only terrorizing pitchers for 20 home runs but drawing praise for his handling of pitchers, blocking balls ...

A year on from Kante raid, Chelsea target Leicester midfielder Drinkwater

They might be more used to links with players of a higher calibre, but Drinkwater is an England worldwide (and Chelsea could do with more English players) and still in the peak of his career. Leicester already face doubts over Riyad Mahrez's future as Arsenal and Roma chase him, as they fight to keep together the core of players that memorably won the 2015/16 Premier League title.

Bolton 2-3 Leeds: Leeds off to successful start in Championship

Bolton boss Phil Parkinson handed debuts to new signings Stephen Darby and loanee Josh Cullen following their summer arrivals from Bradford and West Ham respectively. Referee Simon Hooper pointed to the spot after Leeds substitute Conor Shaughnessy nearly pulled Gary Madine's shirt over his head during a corner.

Rays try to curtail scoreless stretch as series vs. Brewers concludes

Tampa has some key hitters as well. In his 133.2 innings and 9-5 record this year, Archer has a 3.37 ERA with 149 Ks and 32 BBs. The Brewers are 7-1 in their last six versus the American League East, and 7-1 in their last eight inter-league games.

Chelsea to challenge Man United in race to sign £90M star

And Madrid got the Galactico they wanted. 'For me, it will be the most difficult season of my career. After seeing Paris Saint-Germain are going to pay Neymar's 222 million euro clause, the owners of Monaco are trying to squeeze Real a bit more.

Keys downs Muguruza to reach Stanford Classic final

The 18-year-old Bellis had trouble finishing Cepede Royq off in the opening set. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova eased into the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Kateryna Bondarenko in her Bank of the West Classic debut on Thursday.

Former Heat backup center Willie Reed arrested on domestic violence charge

Jail records show that Reed was being held without bail. He was charged with misdemeanor battery. Reed, who was not drafted after turning pro in 2011, proved a capable backup to Miami Herald star center Hassan Whiteside, especially during the team's strong second-half performance.

McGregor Says Malignaggi "Got His Ass Whooped"

On Wednesday, Malignaggi described Tuesday's session as having "a lot of violence". Malignaggi added that he and McGregor had "a mutual respect inside the ring" and that his departure was related to matters outside the ring. A photo surfaced on Thursday (Aug. 3) in which McGregor is seen looking down on Malignaggi, who is lying flat on his back. alluding to the UFC star knocking him down.

Gareth Bale 'assured of Real Madrid future'

Had the same move taken place in 2017, the price would have roughly bordered around €100 million. Madrid told Monaco they wanted to play a slightly lower figure adding more variables. Ever a master of passive-aggressiveness, he noted after the last friendly that he was pleased with the work that Manchester United have done so far in the transfer market, but that he was still a player short.

Malcolm Smith Suffers Potentially Serious Chest Injury at 49ers Training Camp

The 49ers might also be without second-year guard Joshua Garnett, who sustained a knee injury that could require surgery. Where's Reuben now?: Rookie linebacker Reuben Foster's play-making ability is a daily fixture, never mind that he still shows room for growth in several areas as he learns on the job.

Jurgen Klopp makes admission regarding Liverpool's potential deals this summer

Firmino opened the scoring from the spot, the Brazilian having won the penalty after being bundled over in the area. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hinted he may not make any more summer signings following yet another impressive pre-season win.

Muguruza and Keys showdown in Stanford Semi

The biggest shock of the day came in the late game, with two-time Wimbledon victor Petra Kvitova losing 6-2 6-0 to Bellis. After Wimbledon, she pulled out of a tournament in Bastad, but now she says she's healthy and ready to "enjoy the rest of the season".

Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain junior lightweight crown

Lomachenko, the two-time Olympic gold medalist, showcased his virtuosic technical skill and athletic prowess in another one-sided victory. I was happy when I finally got it'. He also put on a show, backing into a neutral corner and confidently beckoning Marriaga toward him with a flair that recalled his similar gesture to Russian amateur world champion Albert Selimov in his dynamite first fight at the Beijing Olympics.

Juventus coach Max Allegri shrugs off Spurs defeat

Sandro featured for Juventus in their 2-0 friendly defeat to Tottenham at Wembley this afternoon. When asked whether Sandro could be making the switch to Stamford Bridge before the end of the transfer window, Allegri's answer was extremely unambiguous, as the Daily Mail report: "Alex Sandro is a Juventus player and he will stay one".

AS Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim refuses to rule out Kylian Mbappe move

It is unlikely that the cash-strapped Barcelona will make a move for Mbappe unless both these moves fail to eventuate. Actually Real Madrid wanted to sign Ronaldo in 2008, but Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson refused to let his best player leave.