Monthly Archives: July 2019

Eddie Nketiah scores twice as Arsenal beat Fiorentina on US pre-season tour

Nketiah has impressed in Arsenal's...

Ageless Pacquiao beats Thurman for welterweight crown

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Rays' Kiermaier sprains thumb on headfirst slide

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Center fielder Kevin Kiermaier left Tampa Bay's game against the Chicago White Sox with a sprained left thumb.Kiermaier was...

Rays' Kiermaier sprains thumb on headfirst slide

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Center fielder Kevin Kiermaier left Tampa Bay's game against the Chicago White Sox with a sprained left thumb.Kiermaier was...

Lowry leads Open by four shots after stunning charge

They roared and chanted and clapped and waved as he walked onto the 18th green Saturday, having left the field trailing in his...

Shanahan joins first Broncos practice in 11 years

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The Denver Broncos rolled out the welcome mat Saturday for the winningest coach in franchise history, as Mike Shanahan attended...

Korver agrees to one-year contract with Bucks

Free-agent guard Kyle Korver has agreed to a one-year, $2.6 million deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, his agent, Jeff Schwartz of Excel Sports,...

First natural cycle in team history lifts D-backs

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks fell into an early hole against a team ahead of them in the NL wild-card standings.Once they...

Where would the Yankees be without the New York Rockies?

NEW YORK -- Maybe it's something in the low-altitude Bronx air. On the night the Colorado Rockies visited Yankee Stadium for the first...

Rizzo hits slam after 9-year-old requests homer

CHICAGO -- Before Friday's game against San Diego, 9-year-old Matteo Lambert of Vienna, Virginia, met Anthony Rizzo in the Chicago Cubs' dugout...

Sources: Wizards make Sheppard permanent GM

9:08 PM ETTim BontempsESPN The Washington Wizards have made Tommy Sheppard their permanent general manger, league sources confirmed to ESPN on Friday.Sheppard has...

Oilers ship Lucic to Flames in exchange for Neal

8:31 PM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames swapped contract problems on Friday, as winger Milan Lucic waived his no-movement clause...

Angels give up on Harvey, DFA former All-Star

SEATTLE -- The Los Angeles Angels have given up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment...

Angels designate RHP Harvey for assignment

The Los Angeles Angels designated pitcher Matt Harvey for assignment Friday after the right-hander's struggles in 12 starts with the club.Harvey, who signed...

Harden: New move will look like a travel; it's not

James Harden says he tries to come up with something innovative every offseason, something more creative than his latest move.Two years ago, Harden...

Eagles agree to terms to re-sign RB Sproles

PHILADELPHIA -- Darren Sproles just can't quit football, and the Philadelphia Eagles just can't quit Sproles.The Eagles agreed to terms with the 36-year-old...

Trade grades: Oilers come out (way) ahead in Neal-Lucic swap

8:58 PM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames swapped contract problems, as winger Milan Lucic waived his no-movement clause for a...

Scherzer has inflammation in back, not strain

Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer said Friday he has an inflamed bursa sac in his back and received a cortisone shot on Tuesday...

Algeria crowned Africa Cup of Nations champion

After going behind, Senegal dominated for the remainder of the match but was unable to find an equalizing goal.Midway through the second half,...

Phillies to sign LHP Smyly pending physical

The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a deal with left-hander Drew Smyly pending a physical, manager Gabe Kapler confirmed to reporters Friday.If it...

Rangers agree to terms with trade pickup Trouba

NEW YORK -- The Rangers have agreed to terms with restricted free-agent defenseman Jacob Trouba, whom they acquired from the Winnipeg Jets in...