• Yu Darvish Had His Worst-Ever Start On The Worst Possible Night
Yu Darvish Had His Worst-Ever Start On The Worst Possible Night

Darvish's ERA in his last five starts jumped to 7.20. The 30-year-old right-hander is the subject of rampant speculation going into Monday's non-waiver trade deadline. Manager Jeff Banister was also ejected after objecting to Beltre's ejection. Beltre was warned about not being physically in the on-deck circle and then tossed when he dragged the ci...

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  • Barclays sets aside another £700m for PPI claims
Barclays sets aside another £700m for PPI claims

The group increased pre-tax profits before the exceptional costs to £2.3bn, but the cost of discontinuing operations wiped almost £2.2bn off the balance sheet. With regards to the whistleblowing investigation the bank said it and Staley "are cooperating fully" with the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.

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  • Mourinho concedes United not par with Barca, Madrid
Mourinho concedes United not par with Barca, Madrid

Asked what he considered the hardest part of rebuilding United following the underwhelming reign of Louis van Gaal, he told reporters: "The hardest part in my opinion was the period where there was an evolution in football overall, in terms of every other team, not just the typical powerful teams, but all the others".

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  • Antonio Conte wants to sign Harry Kane
Antonio Conte wants to sign Harry Kane

Meanwhile, Chelsea are being linked with Southampton right-back Cedric Soares with Victor Moses now playing the right wing-back role for the Premier League champions. The Premier League according to accountancy firm Deloitte has spent over £850m in player transfers and are predicting that they will bypass the record of £1.165bn which was record...

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  • Sammy Watkins: 'Don't want to hear no more about the foot'
Sammy Watkins: 'Don't want to hear no more about the foot'

The foot is fine, it's healed and I'm trying to get past that", Watkins said. "They drafted me first round, fourth pick". If there was one thing Watkins does not want to talk about anymore, it's that same left foot he had surgery one twice in the past year.

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  • Camp begins with Jordan Reed unexpectedly on PUP list
Camp begins with Jordan Reed unexpectedly on PUP list

Just as they were a year ago, all eyes were on Kirk Cousins on the first day of Redskins Training Camp. That list includes wide receiver Terrelle Pryor , left guard Shawn Lauvao, center Spencer Long, running back Chris Thompson, safety DeAngelo Hall , tight end Niles Paul, outside linebacker Trent Murphy, inside linebackers Will Compton, Maso...

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  • Aaron Judge chips tooth while celebrating Yankees walk-off HR
Aaron Judge chips tooth while celebrating Yankees walk-off HR

Aroldis Chapman pitched flawless innings in the 10th and 11th to preserve the tie. Joe Girardi wasn't there to see it, his quick hook of CC Sabathia having backfired before he was ejected for the third time this season for arguing balls and strikes in the seventh.

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  • Kevin De Bruyne defends Manchester City's £200m summer spree
Kevin De Bruyne defends Manchester City's £200m summer spree

Sometimes I would feel it during the games, it was really hard to breathe for me, but now it's fine". "Obviously this game doesn't say a lot, but it says that we're moving in the right direction", he said. "We decided to make the squad younger and we tried to get the best full-backs possible". Guardiola's certainly put that behind them as they ou...

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  • Bauer, Lindor key 7th straight win as Indians top Angels 2-1
Bauer, Lindor key 7th straight win as Indians top Angels 2-1

The Indians challenged the play, contending Graterol blocked the plate and Urshela was safe. Zimmer hit a grand slam and crashed into the wall for a game-saving catch in the 10th inning of Tuesday's 11-7 win. During their six-game winning streak, the Indians have outscored their opponents 50-18. The Indians need to keep the winning going as t...

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  • Googling 'owner of the Jets' will make Patriots fans laugh
Googling 'owner of the Jets' will make Patriots fans laugh

And while it isn't literally true, Brady does own a.750 winning percentage against the Jets (24-8), including the playoffs, and has 48 touchdown passes compared to just 14 interceptions. As you'd imagine, the Twitterverse exploded upon learning of the issue. - Tyler Sullivan (@TylerSully) July 27, 2017i had to look this up and....

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  • Suns Won't Include Josh Jackson In Kyrie Irving Trade Talks
Suns Won't Include Josh Jackson In Kyrie Irving Trade Talks

The Suns still probably could pull off a trade for Irving without Jackson involved, either in a two-team deal or a three-team one. According to John Gambadoro of Sports Radio Talk Show host on Arizona Sports 98.7, the Cleveland Cavaliers are willing to unload Kyrie Irving to the Phoenix Suns , but they want some heavy assets in return for ...

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  • OJ Simpson Is Not Welcome On USC's Campus After Parole
OJ Simpson Is Not Welcome On USC's Campus After Parole

Simpson was granted parole earlier in July after spending more than eight years in prison for a 2008 armed robbery. In light of Simpson's parole, LA Times reporter Dylan Hernandez chose to ask USC head football coach Clay Helton Thursday whether the "Juice" would be allowed to attend practice if he asked to visit, as many former players do.

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  • Tennis star's father pleads not guilty to molesting girls
Tennis star's father pleads not guilty to molesting girls

He faces 210 years to life in prison if convicted. It was alleged Philippoussis abused the girls in different San Diego locations, including his home, his vehicle and a tennis complex. Nick Philippoussis's attorney Ryan Tegnelia told the newspaper that his client "maintains his innocence, obviously". Nikolaos Philippoussis, 68, is charged wit...

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  • Jay Gruden sets the stage on the eve of Redskins training camp
Jay Gruden sets the stage on the eve of Redskins training camp

As the first National Football League quarterback to play consecutive seasons on the franchise tag, Cousins bought more time to evaluate the direction of the franchise before committing long term. Thus, trading Cousins this year was never a serious consideration. "I don't know that I ever bet on myself, I bet on the system, he said. But this is...

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  • Hiring Blaney Returns Penske To Three-Car Operation
Hiring Blaney Returns Penske To Three-Car Operation

Blaney, 23, is in his third season in the Monster Cup Energy Series and his current team now receives technical support from Penske. "For some time now, we have wanted to bring Ryan in to run a third auto for us, but things just needed to make sense from a timing and business perspective", said team owner Roger Penske .

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  • Odell Beckham Jr. wants to be highest-paid player, 'period'
Odell Beckham Jr. wants to be highest-paid player, 'period'

Then again, if Beckham's demands behind closed doors match what he's willing to say in public, NY may have a tough time reaching an agreement on a long-term deal with the 24-year-old. Eight quarterbacks and two pass rushers make up the top 10 highest-paid players in 2017, and Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco ($24.55 million) is now the leagu...

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  • Derrick Rose to sign 1-year deal with Cavs
Derrick Rose to sign 1-year deal with Cavs

We have to imagine that in Cleveland GM's Koby Altman's flawless world, he, Kyrie, LeBron James , maybe Kevin Love and hopefully not Dan Gilbert would get together, talk things true and get on the same page, with the point guard ready to compete for another title.

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  • Vettel in no rush on Ferrari future, focusing on Hamilton
Vettel in no rush on Ferrari future, focusing on Hamilton

The Finn has warned his team not to believe that their one-two finish at Silverstone signalled they had overhauled Ferrari , even though they lead the constructors' standings on 330 points, while the Italian outfit are on 275. Hamilton has chipped away at the 25-point lead Vettel had after Monaco in May, winning two of the four races since. He w...

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  • England reach Women's Euro quarter-finals
England reach Women's Euro quarter-finals

England beat Scotland 6-0 in their first game then won 2-0 against Spain to seal a place in the quarter-final. Since the Euros expanded and reverted to a first-round group stage in 1997 (the team didn't qualify that year), England have never progressed out of the group without a loss.

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  • Lamar Odom Opens Up About Drug Addiction In Player's Tribune Letter
Lamar Odom Opens Up About Drug Addiction In Player's Tribune Letter

In a recent personal piece for the Players' Tribune , Odom detailed his addiction to the drug that nearly took his life. I think I can speak for everyone at Lakers Outsiders when I say we're glad that he's sober and doing much better now.

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