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Sports Giants place catcher Buster Posey on 7-day concussion disabled list
Author: 0 Giants place catcher Buster Posey on 7-day concussion disabled list

Arizona Diamondbacks Yasmany Tomas is greeted by David Peralta after hitting a run in the fifth inning against the Giants. The ball struck him on the helmet and its impact crumpled him to the dirt. The Giants designated the 24-year-old pitcher for assignment. "Which is good news". "Mark's a beast", Moore said. "I checked on him a couple times throughout the game and he said it was staying the same.

Sports Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant conditionally reinstated
Author: 0 Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant conditionally reinstated

Martavis Bryant is back and could be better than ever. The NFL will reevaluate Bryant before the start of the 2017 NFL season and if everything is good both on and off the field, he will have his final evaluation during the 2017 season. "We look forward to working with Martavis to ensure that he is mentally and physically prepared to contribute to our efforts on the field..." Bryant sat out the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Author: 0 West Ham and Everton battle out goalless draw

Next up for the No20 and his teammates is a home fixture with an in-form Everton and their in-form centre forward Romelu Lukaku. Another half-chance went begging for Ronald Koeman's side late on as substitute Dominic Calvert-Lewin also produced the ideal cross for Lukaku but it sailed over the head of the Belgian.

Author: 0 Bayern lodges complaint to UEFA against Spanish police

Despite his heroics - which also brought up his 100th Champions League goal - some deluded Madrid supporters started booing Ronaldo early in the game. However, after Arturo Vidal was sent off, Ronaldo hit the century mark in Europes top club competition on 104 minutes and completed his hat-trick five minutes later.

Sports Chelsea's Antonio Conte backing Eden Hazard to put team first
Author: 0 Chelsea's Antonio Conte backing Eden Hazard to put team first

Speaking after Hazard came off the bench to score the third goal in Chelsea's 4-2 win over Tottenham in Saturday's FA Cup semifinal at Wembley, Cesc Fabregas said that Messi is the only player in world football with more ability than the Belgium worldwide and added that he often urges his teammate to show more "killer instinct" in the final third of the pitch.

Sports Larry Bird delivers Pacers' 2021 All-Star bid in an Indy vehicle
Author: 0 Larry Bird delivers Pacers' 2021 All-Star bid in an Indy vehicle

Paul George has become one of the best players in the National Basketball Association over the past couple of years, even after a tragic broken leg that he suffered just a few years back. BIRD: This season was not one that you or I will look upon fondly from a results standpoint. By the end of next season, they could have one of the most promising squads in the league.

Sports Northwestern, Chris Collins Reach Deal On Contract Extension
Author: 0 Northwestern, Chris Collins Reach Deal On Contract Extension

The extension for Collins is particularly significant because there was speculation he might leave for another job after taking Northwestern to the NCAA Tournament for the first time. ESPN's Brett McMurphy reports that Fitzgerald has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around for "at least" the next 10 years. He has been manning the Northwestern ship since 2006 and has compiled a 77-62 record over the last 10 seasons.

Sports Trump to sign orders on oil drilling, national monuments
Author: 0 Trump to sign orders on oil drilling, national monuments

The media - and cable news, especially - love a good round-numbered milestone, and Trump is a voracious consumer of cable news. So Trump's aides are contributing to a spectacle that they simultaneously dismiss as meaningless, knowing it is a priority for their boss as he juggles bold campaign pledges against the difficulty of heading the vast USA government.

Sports Raptors seize control with win over Bucks
Author: 0 Raptors seize control with win over Bucks

Powell, a reserve guard most of the season, was making his second start of the series. The Bucks have shown in Games 1 and 3 that they can play attractive basketball and win. The Raptors went into the halftime break with a 57-48 lead. It started under Toronto's defensive basket when Valanciunas and Monroe became entangled, and the brief exchange erupted under the Milwaukee defensive basket.

Sports Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins
Author: 0 Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins

According to the report, details still need to be worked out in drawing up the final contract and the deal still needs to be approved by Major League Baseball. Mattingly said. "I'm sure he'd be good". For at least a decade, he has said he had designs on owning a team after he retired, and we can presume those plans accelerated following his retirement at the end of the 2014 season.

Sports Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of 2017 NASCAR season
Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of 2017 NASCAR season

Not only that. Keselowski also has taken a page from his former boss by giving back to the sport through his own NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team, this year featuring neophytes Austin Cindric and Chase Briscoe. "We spoke this morning, and that was the real message, really, that we feel competitive". "I didn't set goals. I don't know. I would like to think that hopefully I'm that guy, but we will just kind of have to wait and see".

Author: 0 Chelsea still a team in transition, says Conte

But we try to make a good balance. It is not easy to understand. And I can see the team is enjoying to fight and to compete against the best teams. Kante won the Premier League title with Leicester City last season and Conte said of his PFA triumph: "We must be proud for him".

Author: 0 Little Big Man: Celtics' Thomas finding stride after tragedy

After a Bulls made field-goal in the 2nd quarter, Jimmy Butler and Marcus Smart got into a shoving match and both had to be separated before things really got out of control. I ain't gotta sit here and say this and that, 'I'm this, I'm that.' I'm not that type of guy. Maybe not, but he continues to be the engine of a Boston team that is finally starting to look like the East's No.

Sports Pochettino 'cannot guarantee' that Alli will stay
Author: 0 Pochettino 'cannot guarantee' that Alli will stay

Pochettino was asked at a news conference if Alli would still be a Tottenham player next season but said: "I can not guarantee anything in life". "It is different to last season". After in the replay it was very amusing because it was clear no one touched him. I wasn't as clinical. "He made a very good job and when you lose, of course, you need to find and try to improve".

Author: 0 Leonardo Jardim: 'AS Monaco will not deviate from attacking style'

Not a big difference in scores to be honest, but fact remains that Dortmund are playing an away match, with Monaco having the away goal advantage. Dortmund's fans also sang "Hourrah, Hourrah, Monaco " (Hurray, Hurray Monaco ). The home leg in Germany was overshadowed by an attack on the Dortmund team bus as it headed to the stadium. Dortmund were earlier left unimpressed by their delayed arrival, which the Bundesliga club said in a post on Twitter was because the bus had been stopped by ...

Author: 0 Ronny happy to hit 100-goal milestone

Javi Martinez was shown a red card on the hour mark for two fouls on Ronaldo in three minutes, and the four-time world player of the year then hit the victor, tapping in Marco Asensio's low cross to give Real the advantage ahead of the return leg at the Bernabeu next Tuesday.

Author: 0 Predators finish off Blackhawks

Led by Rinne and a terrific defensive performance by their lines and defensive pairings, the Predators limited the high-scoring Blackhawks to only three goals in 13 periods. The defending Stanley Cup champions will face the victor of the Toronto-Washington series in the conference semifinals starting next week. After the game, you had a sense over the last couple of games and series that it was one of those, whether frustration or whatever word is a negative connotation that jumps out, ...

Author: 0 Redknapp: Saving Birmingham a challenge

Gianfranco Zola stepped down yesterday (Monday) following his side's 2-0 home defeat to Burton Albion. His first game in charge of the central English club will be at local rival Aston Villa on Sunday. They are in a precarious position and we have got the worst goal difference as well. "It's not a massive one, but I said "if I don't keep you up, I don't want paying".

Sports Sergio Garcia Wins 2017 Masters In Playoff
Author: 0 Sergio Garcia Wins 2017 Masters In Playoff

I think I certainly hit a good putt in regulation. "I knew I was playing well". "I still have 20 or so left that I feel really primed and ready for". Rose was just over the back of the green in two, in position to turn a two-shot lead into four. I felt fantastic out there. But for the most part, I'm not going to sit here and second guess one or two shots.

Author: 0 Trump on Earth Day: 'Rigorous science is critical to my administration'

The Women's March was, in large part, a response to Trump's agenda and spurred by statements he made about women. SEE MORE: What Motivates People To March For Science? He still hasn't picked a top White House science adviser, which is fueling a growing concern that his administration turns a deaf ear to experts when the must-act issue of climate change is raised.

Sports LEADING OFF: Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue

Meanwhile, the Major League Baseball Players Association announced it will donate a fitting $42,000 from the Players Trust to the Jackie Robinson Foundation for the second straight year. "I've educated my son about Jackie Robinson ". Also invited are about 50 members of Robinson's extended family, the majority from his late brother Mack's side of the family in nearby Pasadena.

Sports UFC FN 108: Watch Mike Perry Score KOTY Candidate With Booming Elbow
Author: 0 UFC FN 108: Watch Mike Perry Score KOTY Candidate With Booming Elbow

Perry had a lot to prove when he stepped into the Octagon after suffering his first career loss this past December when he fell to Alan Jouban. Following the fight, Perry said: "I do everything I've been trained to do". "And then when he steps in that target zone, I'm going to hit him with the hardest shot he's ever been hit with". Rising UFC welterweight contender "Platinum" Mike Perry saw his momentum, which included nine straight knockouts to begin his career, halted when he lost a ...

Author: 0 England captain Hartley set to miss out on Lions spot

But he is expected to be fit before the squad departs on May 29 for a tour that will feature a three-Test series against world champions New Zealand. In contrast, New Zealand-born hooker Hartley is the biggest casualty and the third successive England skipper to miss out on Lions selection after Steve Borthwick and Chris Robshaw .

Author: 0 Bulls stun Celtics again; Raptors take down Bucks; Clippers top Jazz

Redick. DeAndre Jordan's 18 points included an array of crowd-pleasing dunks. "We knew he was gong to be more aggressive, we knew he was going to get his shot off", Antetokounmpo said. They cut the lead back down to six several times in the closing minutes of the game. It means our guards getting into the paint, and if they can get to the basket and score.

Author: 0 Mourinho: Road To Recovery, A Hard One For Zlatan

He also appeared to rip the piss out of himself, somewhat, for having gone through his career without properly cultivating his weaker left foot. The 35-year-old has, however, taken to Instagram to point out that he is far from finished, stating: "It's no news I got injured so I will be out of football for a while".

Sports Leake pitches, hits Cardinals past Brewers, 6-4
Author: 0 Leake pitches, hits Cardinals past Brewers, 6-4

Will Mike Leake lead the Cardinals to another victory against the Brewers when the NL Central rivals clash today in Milwaukee at 2:10PM ET? Lance Lynn went 6 innings, giving up 1 run on 3 hits, while striking out 7 to improve to 2-1 this season, while Seung Hwan Oh completed his 4th save of the year by tossing a ideal 9th inning.

Author: 0 Marcelo: Madrid not inferior to Barca after Clasico loss

But, the team is struggling without the lead players. Zidane confirmed that winger Gareth Bale would be included in the squad but would not say whether the Welshman was fit enough to start or if he would be named among the substitutes . Asensio once again flourished on counterattacks, and may have had a goal himself if it wasn't for some fine play from Ter Stegen. "Just imagine, his 500th goal coming here, a victor in the 92nd minute at the Santiago Bernabeu".

Sports Grieving Thomas leads all scorers in loss to Bulls
Author: 0 Grieving Thomas leads all scorers in loss to Bulls

The Bulls controlled the inside throughout the game and forced the Celtics into shooting from the outside, where the shots stopped falling in the fourth quarter. Most important in Game 1, however, might have been the play of Bobby Portis . He grabbed nine rebounds, and Chicago outscored Boston by 12 points in the 29 minutes that he was on the floor.

Author: 0 Harry Redknapp Appointed Birmingham Manager

I got home and my wife said: "'Are you mad?"' "I got a call at 7pm asking if I could come and have a meeting in London". Birmingham carry all the hallmarks of a club intent on self-destruction, making weird managerial decisions that make no sense - something that Newcastle fans can definitely identify with during the Mike Ashley years.

Author: 0 Watch NBA Game 2 Online, Team News

We got some great looks - the ball goes halfway down and comes out. Milwaukee will be a tough out. Toronto went 5 for 23 from behind the 3-point line in Game 1 but almost tripled its output in Game 2, finishing 14 for 29. Still, it was a one-point lead going into the fourth quarter. The Raptors bought some time with Tuesday's performance. While Lowry was stellar all night, he got plenty of help.

Author: 0 Kante voted England's player of year

Birmingham midfielder Carter, 19, saw off competition from three Manchester City players to win the Women's Young Player of the Year award. The Blues remain on course to win the Premier League this season and the exploits of relentless midfield dynamo Kante and playmaker Hazard have been key to their results this season.

Sports France's Macron bills himself the 'patriots' candidate' vs Le Pen
Author: 0 France's Macron bills himself the 'patriots' candidate' vs Le Pen

The main candidates were Macron, 39, Le Pen, 48, conservative Francois Fillon, 63, and hard-left firebrand Jean-Luc Melenchon, 65. It set up a battle between Macron's optimistic vision of a tolerant France with open borders against Le Pen's darker, inward-looking platform calling for closed borders, tougher security, less immigration and dropping the shared euro currency to return to the franc.

Sports Bruins shoot puck over the glass 3 times in first period
Author: 0 Bruins shoot puck over the glass 3 times in first period

That win snapped a three-game losing streak in the series for the Bruins . The Senators , who hadn't won a postseason series for since 2013, will play the New York Rangers in the second round. But Bruce Cassidy will go with Matt Beleskey while moving around some of the pieces in his lineup. After winning Game 1, Boston lost three in a row before forcing a fifth game with a double-overtime victory on Friday night.

Sports Guardiola's 1st season at Man City to end without a trophy
Author: 0 Guardiola's 1st season at Man City to end without a trophy

We were thinking about them. "Yeah I know but I think it's for the medical department to be more specific and to evaluate over the next few days to seek an expert's opinion and we have to wait and see for that", he said. "Of course it's important to play in the Champions League but this club wants trophies". We have a 25 percent chance to win the Europa League and we have to put everything on it.

Author: 0 Johnson scores 28, Jazz beat Clippers 105-98 to even series

Of course, in Game 1 it was to be expected as they started out the game with the devastating injury to Rudy Gobert , but they bounced back quickly and trailed by just two points heading into the second. However, he struggled late in games in both of those two contests, meaning the Clippers heavily relied on Chris Paul to split the series at 1-1 after their homestand.

Author: 0 Bopanna-Cuevas pair wins Monte Carlo Masters

Bopanna and Cuevas won 6-3, 3-6, 10-4 in one hour and 14 minutes at the at the Monte Carlo Country Club. Bopanna reached yet another final at Dubai where he and Poland's Marcin Matkowski went down to the former Wimbledon champions Jean-Julien Roger and Horia Tecau in the match tie-break.

Sports Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5
Author: 0 Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Justin Williams scored the overtime victor as the Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 on Friday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in their NHL Eastern Conference first-round series. Washington scored on the power play, with T.J. Oshie collecting the puck after Nicklas Backstrom hit the post and putting it into an open net. The success of the Maple Leafs has been from Babcock introducing the rookie into the National Hockey League and developing them into elite ...