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Morton, Rays agree on two-year, $30 million deal; Yankees focus on retaining pitcher Happ

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 01:47
The Tampa Bay Rays are perfectly comfortable putting relief pitchers on the mound to begin games. But the chance to add an All-Star to their ...

Injured Eagles QB Carson Wentz could still play against Rams

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 01:44
Carson Wentz is sidelined with a back injury, but two people familiar with the situation tell AP the quarterback hasn’t been ruled out for Philadelphia’s ...

Keisuke Honda’s passion showing in Australia

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 01:31
Not long after midfielder Keisuke Honda joined the Melbourne Victory, he mentioned at the A-League season launch that “I’ve made people disappointed, I’ve made people ...

Kenta Maeda will return to Dodgers’ starting rotation in 2019

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 06:53
Kenta Maeda will return to the Los Angeles Dodgers’ starting rotation next season, manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday.Speaking at Major League Baseball’s Winter Meetings, Roberts ...

Yakult reaches deal with pitcher Albert Suarez

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 06:42
The Tokyo Yakult Swallows have reached an agreement to acquire former major league pitcher Albert Suarez, the Central League club said Wednesday.The 29-year-old Suarez played ...

Keisuke Honda named Player of Month in Australia’s A-League

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 06:42
Keisuke Honda on Wednesday received Player of the Month honors in Australia’s A-League after making an instant impact for his new club Melbourne Victory.Player representative ...

Verdy announce Gary White as new manager

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 05:43
Former Hong Kong head coach Gary White has been appointed as the new manager of Tokyo Verdy, the club announced on Wednesday.The 44-year-old UEFA Pro ...

Media-savvy One Championship attracting fighters

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:08
Martial arts promotion One Championship is perhaps one of the most rapidly-growing sports properties in the world and hopes one day to become the biggest ...

World champion Kento Momota makes short work of Sameer Verma

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:04
World badminton champion Kento Momota made a lightning start at the BWF World Tour Finals in China on Wednesday, rampaging past India’s overwhelmed Sameer Verma ...

Raptors hand Clippers worst loss of season

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:03
Kyle Lowry was in a funk right along with his Toronto Raptors. He had a combined 15 points in his last five games while the ...

Oakland sues NFL, Raiders over move to Las Vegas

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:02
The city of Oakland has filed a federal antitrust lawsuit trying to recover damages for the Raiders’ upcoming move to Las Vegas.The suit filed Tuesday ...

Ticket sales brisk despite Takanoiwa scandal

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:01
Once again, sumo finds itself embroiled in a violence scandal.It is of course depressing that the sport can’t seem to get out of its own ...

Dynamic trio of Takumi Minamino, Ritsu Doan, Shoya Nakajima named to Japan’s Asian Cup squad

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 00:16
Southampton’s Maya Yoshida, Salzburg’s Takumi Minamino and Groningen’s Ritsu Doan were among the players named in Japan’s squad for next month’s 2019 AFC Asian Cup, ...

Troy Tulowitzki released by Blue Jays, owed $38 million

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 23:13
Troy Tulowitzki has been released by the Toronto Blue Jays, who owe the oft-injured shortstop $38 million for the remaining two years of his contract.Now ...

Alex Ovechkin’s 21st hat trick helps Capitals rout Red Wings

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 23:02
Alex Ovechkin scored his 21st hat trick and first this season to lift the Washington Capitals over the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Tuesday night.Ovechkin ...

English teams edge Italians to advance in Champions League

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 20:51
It ended England 2, Italy 0 on a tense night of decisive Champions League group games on Tuesday.Liverpool advanced to the round of 16 by ...

Seto breaks 200-meter butterfly world record to stun Chad Le Clos

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:04
Daiya Seto smashed Chad le Clos’s short-course record in the men’s 200-meter butterfly as he grabbed gold at the world championships to stun the South ...

Japan to send full-strength senior side to Copa America

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 18:37
Japan will send a full-strength senior squad to next June’s Copa America in Brazil, the Japan Football Association said Tuesday.The JFA initially considered sending an ...

Yuta Watanabe making solid impact for NBA G League’s Memphis Hustle

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 07:08
Yuta Watanabe has demonstrated in the early days of his pro basketball career that he has the all-around skill set to be a quality contributor.Those ...

Tokyo 2020 organizers unveil volunteer nickname shortlist

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 06:37
Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games on Tuesday announced the four finalists for the official nickname to be given to volunteers working ...

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