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Dragons closer Hitoki Iwase formally announces plan to retire after season

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 06:15
NPB career saves leader Hitoki Iwase, who also holds the all-time record for games pitched, announced his retirement at the end of theseason at Nagoya ...

Stefanos Tsitsipas ousts Taro Daniel in fist round at Rakuten Japan Open

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 05:13
Taro Daniel bowed out in the opening round of the Rakuten Japan Open on Tuesday, losing 6-1, 6-3 to No. 5 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of ...

Naomi Osaka breezes past Danielle Collins in China Open second round

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 04:58
Naomi Osaka thrashed unseeded American Danielle Collins 6-1, 6-0 in just 53 minutes on Tuesday to saunter into round three of the China Open.Not to ...

Mai Mihara impresses as runner-up while unveiling two new programs at Nebelhorn Trophy

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 04:54
Mai Mihara earned the silver medal in her season debut at the Nebelhorn Trophy on Saturday with two solid performances.The 19-year-old was runner-up to Olympic ...

Tigers release infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 04:44
The Hanshin Tigers have cut infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka following an injury-hampered six-year stint with the Central League club, the 34-year-old former major leaguer revealed Tuesday.In ...

New Kangaroos skipper Greg Inglis suspended after drunk-driving charge

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 03:59
New Kangaroos skipper Greg Inglis has been suspended for two games after being caught drunk driving just hours after his appointment, the National Rugby League ...

Angels’ Shohei Ohtani undergoes elbow surgery

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 03:43
Shohei Ohtani underwent successful surgery on his throwing right elbow on Monday, the Los Angeles Angels announced.Angels general manager Billy Eppler said he had no ...

Naomi Osaka aims for stellar finish to breakthrough season

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 03:43
U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka said her breakthrough victory in New York last month still felt “bittersweet” and is hoping that a strong end to ...

Dodgers clinch sixth straight NL West title

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 02:21
What a day for Walker Buehler. The rookie with the preternatural calm pitched the Los Angeles Dodgers to a record sixth consecutive NL West title.Buehler ...

Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto expects Ichiro Suzuki to play, coach at spring training

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 02:16
Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto said Monday that Ichiro Suzuki will both play and coach when they begin spring training in February.Dipoto told a ...

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes engineers late comeback against rival Broncos

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 02:15
Patrick Mahomes is athletic, agile — and ambidextrous, apparently.Thanks in part to a nifty left-handed throw as he was about to get sacked by Von ...

Woman accuses Cristiano Ronaldo of rape in 2009, files lawsuit

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 00:19
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is being sued by a Nevada woman who said he raped her in the penthouse suite of a Las Vegas hotel ...