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Giants get by Maeda in ninth for win in LA

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 01:36
Kenta Maeda was tagged with his eighth loss on Tuesday and first since being reassigned to relief duty as the Los Angeles Dodgers fell 2-1 ...

Overseas tours an unfortunate victim of sumo’s recent popularity

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 01:35
The world of sumo has seen many changes over the past decade.Changes that have irrevocably altered the way fans — foreign-based ones in particular — ...

Osaka falls to Sakkari in Cincinnati first round

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 01:28
Naomi Osaka was knocked out of the women’s singles tournament at the Western & Southern Open after suffering a first-round defeat against Greece’s Maria Sakkari ...

Takumi Minamino goal helps Salzburg into Champions League playoff

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 23:53
Takumi Minamino scored the winner for Red Bull Salzburg on Tuesday and helped the Austrian Bundesliga side complete a 4-0 aggregate victory against Shkendija in ...

Keisuke Honda: Victory saved my career

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 21:36
Former Japan international Keisuke Honda said Wednesday the offer to play for Australian soccer team Melbourne Victory kept him from retiring from the sport.Speaking for ...

Yu Darvish on track for rehab start after throwing second simulated game

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 20:44
The Chicago Cubs’ Yu Darvish appears to be on track for a minor-league rehab start after throwing strongly in a simulated game Tuesday as the ...

Japan makes winning start at Asian Games under manager Hajime Moriyasu

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 19:02
Japan’s Under-21 men’s soccer team defeated Nepal 1-0 on Tuesday in Hajime Moriyasu’s first match since being handed the extra responsibility of managing the senior ...

Lions display moxie in 10th-inning triumph over Buffaloes

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 07:06
Hotaka Yamakawa and Tomoya Mori each knocked in two runs, with Mori driving home Yamakawa with the game winner as the Seibu Lions rallied from ...

Facebook to broadcast all La Liga games for free on Indian subcontinent

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 06:23
Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale and other La Liga stars will soon be beamed for free to viewers on the Indian subcontinent as part of a ...

Ryota Murata’s camp calls off mandatory title defense due to money dispute

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 06:07
Ryota Murata will not make a mandatory defense of his WBA middleweight title, his gym chairman revealed Tuesday.Earlier, the WBA had announced that Murata’s Teiken ...

NBA nixes Jordan Clarkson’s bid to play for Philippines at Asian Games

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 04:24
A Philippines bid to have Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Jordan Clarkson play for its Asian Games team has been dashed after the NBA refused to ...

Yankees place CC Sabathia on 10-day DL with knee inflammation

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 04:23
The New York Yankees have put pitcher CC Sabathia on the 10-day disabled list because of right knee inflammation.The Yankees made a series of roster ...

Indians outfielder Leonys Martin recovering from bacterial infection

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 04:23
Cleveland Indians outfielder Leonys Martin is recovering from a bacterial infection that team president Chris Antonetti described as “life-threatening.”Martin is in stable condition at the ...

Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook delivers inspiration in Tokyo visit

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 03:15
Russell Westbrook brought smiles to enthusiastic fans’ faces on a festive Tuesday morning in Tokyo.Visiting Japan for the first time, he made a promotional stop ...

Woods’ charge, Koepka’s win drive strong PGA ratings

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 03:04
The charge by Tiger Woods at the PGA Championship and the two-shot victory by Brooks Koepka drew the highest final-round coverage for the major in ...

NFL to stage games at Wembley for three straight weeks due to construction at new Tottenham venue

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 03:01
NFL games will be played at Wembley Stadium on three consecutive weekends for the first time because the new home being built for English Premier ...

Bills’ LeSean McCoy sued by ex-girlfriend following home invasion

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 03:01
LeSean McCoy’s ex-girlfriend is suing the Buffalo Bills running back for failing to protect her after she was bloodied, beaten and had $133,000 worth of ...

Olympic swim star Katie Ledecky instructs star-struck students

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 03:01
The Japanese students let out squeals Tuesday as Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky moved across the swimming pool, ducking under the lane lines.The 21-year-old American, ...

Shohei Ohtani’s return to mound progressing

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 02:36
Shohei Ohtani moved another step closer to pitching again this season for the Los Angeles Angels when he threw a 33-pitch pregame bullpen session Monday.It ...

Acuna produces super rare power feat

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 01:42
Perfect games? Unassisted triple plays? They’re not even as rare as what Ronald Acuna Jr. pulled off Monday night.His legend growing with each game, the ...

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