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Manny Machado smacks another home run in Orioles' win

It has been a bit of an underwhelming season from the dish by Machado's standards, and he is slashing.223/.325/.476 with a.341 wOBA through 120 plate appearances. Defensive replacement Joey Rickard got turned around but reached out to grab it with the tip of his glove as he fell to the warning track just a few feet in front of the bullpen wall.

Carlo Cudicini praises Michy Batshuayi after Premier League title win

They deserved this for their great commitment through all the season. Courtois told Chelsea TV: "After a year ago, when we were so bad and it looked like nothing was going to work, to win the league again is fantastic". Chelsea face Arsenal in FA Cup final later this month. Manchester City, Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United have all suffered from inconsistency this season, with Tottenham sitting second and seven points clear of the chasing pack.

Antonio Conte names key moment in Chelsea's title triumph

The mystic football fan, who placed a £10 ($18.77) stake bet on six different league title winners this season, will now enjoy the sight of bookmakers William Hill having to lavishly pay out. But the Italian now has his eyes on completing the Double with victory over Arsenal in the FA Cup final at Wembley on May 27. Leicester City succeeded in keeping Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez at the King Power Stadium following last season's fairytale title win, but they lost perhaps their most precious ...

Chelsea - Premier League Football - 12 May 2017

Batshuayi was not even among the substitutes on Monday and is still to make a Premier League start. Conte's men had given themselves three opportunities to clinch the title and that they won it at the first time of asking, in the most hard of those three assignments, said much about their efficiency.

Reds Beat Yankees 5-3

Jeurys Familia (1-0) needed just five pitches in a flawless ninth, finishing a five-hitter started by Jacob deGrom, who struck out 11 in six innings. Iglesias earned his sixth save, but it wasn't easy. "I wasn't going to be able to watch that much longer". With CC Sabathia set to face Tim Adleman in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 9 runs.

Big Baller Brand unveils debut ZO2 shoe for Lonzo Ball

Then recently, he had everyone up in arms when Big Baller Brand debuted Lonzo's ZO2 sneaker for $495 a pair. You know the drill: LaVar Ball says something outlandish and everyone goes nuts. If Lavar Ball's $500 shoe finds a spark and does well, the likes of Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) and Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) could very well follow with limited edition sneakers.

Watch KKR vs MI live IPL 10 match on Hotstar

A top-two finish will be up for grabs for both Mumbai (18 points) or Kolkata (16) as it will give them the privilege of getting two shots at making the final. In such a scenario, Gambhir may rejig the line-up or even in the batting order especially at the top by bringing either Narine or Lynn down the order to play the role of a finisher.

New York Jets receiver Robby Anderson arrested in Miami

It was then that a group of officers, including Ortiz, threw 27-year-old Jesse Campodonico to the ground and tasered him while at the Ultra Music Festival. Even so, Mike Maccagnan seems to be more vindicated by the day of selecting two wide receivers in the first four rounds of the National Football League draft.

India drawn in Group C

The national basketball team captain Aristide Mugabe is confident that Rwanda can reach the second round of the forthcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 African qualifiers that are scheduled to start on November 20, 2017 and end February 19, 2019.

Sanchez, Giroud send Arsenal up to fifth

Grab a Sky Sports Month Pass for £25pm for 2 months and capture an unmissable summer of sport on NOW TV. "Alexis is always a slow starter in games but he gets stronger and stronger". "I don't understand and I never did understand what it means". We went through a bad patch. "It's not because you lose games people expect you to win that you have no character".

Lukaku not good enough for Man United - former coach

With both Chelsea and United reportedly interested, The Sun note that the Belgian global could snub his former club as he has his concerns over how he would fit in at Stamford Bridge with regards to Antonio Conte's style of play. "But at Manchester United you need a few more strings to your bow", Meulensteen told the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast programme on talkSPORT on Monday (8 May).

Arkansas' Rawleigh Williams ends football career after second neck injury

Any little thing can trigger it. The first thing I thought when it all happened was the reaction of my mom, dad, sister and brother. That broke my heart. Allen said Williams' leadership would be missed as much as his on-the-field productivity. The second scare of his football life marked his last one, Rawleigh Williams confirmed Monday.

Kendrick Perkins says Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook 'back on talking terms'

Durant spent eight seasons alongside Westbrook with the Thunder before leaving to join the Golden State Warriors on a two-year deal worth over $54 million. Westbrook said following the February 11 contest - a 130-114 Warriors victory - that he had moved on, with him focused on his team while Durant focuses on his.

Orlando will host FIFA World Cup Qualifier match this fall

Panama at Orlando City's new stadium on October 6. Due to the anticipated high demand for and limited supply of tickets to the match, U.S. Soccer will use a lottery system to allocate tickets among those who apply. National Team comes to town to play their last home qualifying match of the tournament". Applicants will be chosen at random and will have their accounts charged following their selection by the lottery computer that randomly selects applications.

Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has suspected testicular cancer

Mr. Taillon alerted the Pirates' medical staff of an abnormality. While details of Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon's testicular cancer diagnosis have not been made public, experts said the 25-year-old is likely to recover quickly thanks to treatment advances of recent decades.

Azerbaijani athletes well-prepared for Baku 2017: NOC

At a press conference held in the Azerbaijani capital, Faisal Abdulaziz al-Nasser, head of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation, slammed the move. Here are the photos of Kyrgyz athletes, who won medals at the first Games in Saudi Arabia . Iran finished in fourth place in the first edition and became runner-up in the second edition.

Djokovic advances to Madrid semifinals; Nishikori withdraws

However, the tables have turned this season as Nadal has looked unstoppable on his favourite surface, winning his 10th title at Monte Carlo Masters last month and followed it up with another crown in Barcelona. "It will be a very hard match against one of the best sportsmen this sport has ever had, and to have a chance I'll have to be at my very best", Nadal said.

Cubs put Jason Heyward (finger) on DL, send Matt Szczur to Padres

Cubs manager Joe Maddon explained Heyward's absence from Saturday's lineup saying that Heyward injured his knuckle while diving for a ball in the outfield. Hancock is 24-29 with a 3.91 ERA in 116 career minor league appearances, including 90 as a starter. The Cubs' 40-man roster stands at 39 after selecting the contract of Floro.

Jeurys Familia Has Clot In Throwing Shoulder

Both missed the rest of the season after their procedures. Familia has clearly not been to his normal form. It is sounding like surgery is a legitimate option at the moment for Familia. Mets docs have diagnosed Jeurys Familia with an arterial clot is his right shoulder. Indeed, if anything, wouldn't Collins be more likely to NOT use his relievers on Tuesday if he was truly concerned about Milone on Wednesday? Familia told reporters that he was experiencing no arm issues on Wednesday ...

Liverpool legend Carragher urges Klopp to swerve Burnley defender Keane

Keane is thought to have agreed a four-year deal with Liverpool , who will pay Burnley £25m for the 24-year olds services. Two former representatives of both clubs now turned pundits in Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville have given their take on the young defender, with doubt the common factor despite their shared admiration of his ability.

Rajon Rondo Believes Bulls Would've Swept Celtics If He Didn't Fracture Thumb

Rajon Rondo is positive that not only would the Bulls be playing in the second round of the National Basketball Association playoffs, but they would also have swept the Celtics in four games to get there if he had been on the court. Canaan then saw his playing time go away for much of the season as the team experimented with other guards in that spot, but to his credit, "Sip" stayed ready.

Benzema's great escape puts Madrid in Champions League final

This time it looked his absence was only a precautionary measure as Varane returned to action days later to play the second leg of the semi-finals against Atletico Madrid which saw Real Madrid make the final with a 4-2 on aggregate. And Salgado believes Zidane's ability to man-mange his players effectively has been crucial in transitioning to head coach. 'I hope he's ready before and I hope he can be with us more than anything.

Five lions flee South Africa's Kruger park

Mabasa said while there are reports that five lions had escaped, that number has not been officially verified. The latest we have is that one of them has been darted. "If they do not catch them, I'm not going to work tomorrow (Wednesday)". He did, however, warn community members to be on the look out for the predators along Mananga Road, near the Mozambican border.

Trumbo single in 12th gives Orioles 5-4 win over Nationals

The Orioles are trying to win the season series for the sixth year in a row. They've lost the season series just once, in 2007. May 10th's game was attended by 32,984. Jose Bautista hit a three-run home run and Ezequiel Carrera added a tying, two-run drive for the Blue Jays, who won consecutive series for the first time this season.

Orioles Closer Britton Hopes To Be Back Sooner Than Later

So, he's got a rest period-an enforced rest period, then after that if he's feeling better, he can start throwing. "We'll see how things come along". The reigning Mariano Rivera American League Reliever of the Year first went on the disabled list on April 16 after a ideal 5-for-5 in save opportunities with a 1.29 ERA and six strikeouts.

Doyle: Kieran Foran worked hard to stay with Warriors

The Bulldogs will play the Cowboys at 8.5m pm tomorrow night. Meanwhile Foran said he would have rather had more time to make a decision, but admitted it had been on his mind since he made his NRL return in round five. "The priorities Kieran's shown are typical of his character, the way he's been able to come back and get things back on track is admirable of him", Hasler said.

Will Power breaks IndyCar Grand Prix qualifying record

Even Bourdais, who qualified sixth at 1:08.3973 for Dale Coyne Racing , felt a bit out of place. (12) Will Power, Chevrolet, 01:07.7044-seconds (129.687 mph) 2. "I thought that was a pretty nice lap earlier today in practice", he said. "There is nobody in front of me, that's great", Castroneves said, "so we're looking forward to a good start".

Man Utd include Rooney in offer for Everton powerhouse Lukaku

José Mourinho has made Everton striker Romelu Lukaku a prime summer transfer target at Manchester United, according to reports . The Belgian worldwide has been in fine form this season, scoring 24 goals in 35 Premier League games to top the goalscoring charts with one game remaining.

Madrid Open: Andy Murray Qualifies For Third Round

Pouille had to come from a break down to take the next set via the same method but was unable to repeat the trick in the third, winning just two points in the last five games against his 88th-ranked opponent. "But in the second and third (sets) I was feeling pretty good on the court, moving well, so I was very happy". Asked if he experienced the same thing in the locker room, maybe they haven't been able to speak out publicly, Murray replied: 'No, no, I haven't spoken to any of the players ...

Spurs rout Rockets to win series

San Antonio was led by LaMarcus Aldridge with 34 points and, a game-high, 12 rebounds. "Everybody picked it up". "Patty controlled everything really well. He did not even attempt a shot before knocking down a three-pointer with 6:18 remaining in the second quarter. Morey said Harden was devastated and that the organization will soon schedule a meeting with him to discuss the offseason.

Here's when Conte will sign a contract extension with Chelsea

Conte's side need only three more points to become champions for the sixth time in the club's history as they approach the game against the Baggies. I am pretty confident that Chelsea will win this game but it seems not profitable to bet on this since the price we are getting is shocking.

NBA roundup: Spurs soundly eliminate Rockets, 114-75

NOTES: Spurs F Kawhi Leonard hopes to return to action Sunday for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals at Golden State. Dejounte Murray chipped in with 11 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and two steals off the bench and Pau Gasol had 10 points with 11 rebounds for San Antonio.

Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool don't need to sell Philippe Coutinho'

With a £400 million clause! Klopp said when asked about the interest in Coutinho, as quoted on Sky Sports . His influence was recognised at the club's awards night where he was named both players' player and supporters' player of the year.

Southampton boss Claude Puel keen to end season on a high

Interestingly, Wenger managed Puel when he was at Monaco from 1987-1996 and the Gunners boss feels his former player has done well with the Saints, especially against the big teams. The London Evening Standard report that the Chelsea are interested in signing Van Dijk this summer. Southampton will struggle to keep in-demand centre-back Virgil van Dijk beyond the end of the season, Saints assistant manager Eric Black has admitted.

Conte: Chelsea Not Lucky To Win Premier League Title

It is Chelsea's sixth league title and second in three years in what is Conte's first season at the club. Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 and weathered a first-half battering to come away with a 3-1 win at Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in early December after one of the most clinical counter-punching displays in recent memory.