• Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers
Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson and cash from the New York Mets for a player to be named later or cash. The three-time All-Star (2009, '11, '12) and 2011 Silver Slugger. Granderson was rumored to be drawing interest from teams earlier in the week, and found a landing place after slashing.256/.360/.721 since th...

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  • Dangote wants to buy Arsenal, sack Wenger
Dangote wants to buy Arsenal, sack Wenger

Jese failed to make an impact at PSG, scoring just once in Ligue 1 before a temporary switch to Las Palmas during the January transfer window. Arsene Wenger's side kicked off the Premier League campaign in exciting, if not entirely convincing, fashion against Leicester City , coming from behind to register a 4-3 victory thanks to a late Oliv...

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  • Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville
Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville

The son of a janitor, Frazier joined Merck as general counsel of one of the drugmaker's subsidiaries in 1992, working his way up to CEO of the company in 2011. Frazier is not the first executive to resign from advisory councils serving Trump. Promoting American manufacturing should not be a political issue.

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  • Armour takes lead with career best round
Armour takes lead with career best round

Kiwi golfer Tim Wilkinson is in a tie for third after the first round of the Wyndham Championship on the PGA Tour. He added six more on the round, including four on his first six holes of the home nine. Every posted a 29 on the front side before finishing with two birdies on the last four holes for the best mark among golfers with morning tee tim...

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  • List of Records on MS Dhoni's Target in Sri Lanka Series
List of Records on MS Dhoni's Target in Sri Lanka Series

Here are the five points that could impact this series. Yet, global cricket is a different ballgame than a domestic T20 league. Even though "men in blue" reached the finals of ICC Champions Trophy, the team looked bereft of ideas and lethargic.

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  • Konta enters Cincinnati Open qtrs
Konta enters Cincinnati Open qtrs

When Halep reached double match point serving at 5-3, it appeared that the second seed was headed for a surprisingly swift victory. After play resumed, Keys got ahead 6-5 and was serving for the match at 40-15 but hit a couple of balls into the net.

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  • Scherzer scratched with sore neck; Nationals turn to Grace
Scherzer scratched with sore neck; Nationals turn to Grace

Scherzer was scratched due a reoccurring neck issue. But he won his two starts after that, going seven innings in each outing. Scherzer leads the National League (NL) in strikeouts (220) and batting average against for a starter (.171).

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  • Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati semis
Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati semis

The young contender blew a chance to close the match while serving at 5-4 in the second set when Nadal broke him. "It's obvious that was an important start for me, a good one, Now I have another opportunity tomorrow to go on court and play." said Nadal after the victory.

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  • Red Sox Starter Drew Pomeranz Leaves Game Early With Injury
Red Sox Starter Drew Pomeranz Leaves Game Early With Injury

And right now, with Aroldis Chapman more of a mess than ever, it seems, the bullpen sure can't be called an advantage. Before the game, NY manager Joe Girardi said Aroldis Chapman, who has been bothered by a hamstring problem and poor pitching, was still his closer.

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  • Antonio Conte To Resist Belgium Call Up For Eden Hazard
Antonio Conte To Resist Belgium Call Up For Eden Hazard

However, it is unlikely either of them will play any part in the match against Tottenham at Wembley on Sunday which is live on Sky Sports Premier League . "Last season we struggled a lot but we worked well". The Blues ran out to an emphatic 8-0 win - though it was against a team made up of reserve players and mostly teenagers at that.

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  • Barcelona agree £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund for Ousmane Dembele?
Barcelona agree £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund for Ousmane Dembele?

Dembele joined Dortmund from Rennes in July 2016 and made 32 appearances in the Bundesliga, scoring six times. Dembele is hoping to link up with Lionel Messi and Co at the Nou Camp - and has even left his Germany home to get the ball rolling.

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  • How will the promoted teams cope in the Premier League?
How will the promoted teams cope in the Premier League?

The Chelsea boss also insisted that Tottenham not winning the title or qualifying for the Champions League is "not a tragedy". While the Blues are facing a number of issues - including Diego Costa's unrest, Conte's unease at the size of his squad and a shock opening weekend home defeat to Burnley - Pochettino knows they are still a majo...

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  • Baltimore Ravens sign center Jeremy Zuttah to two-year, $4M deal
Baltimore Ravens sign center Jeremy Zuttah to two-year, $4M deal

Baltimore has added some depth to an offensive line that now has multiple starters out with injuries and they managed to do it without spending too much money. Zuttah, 31, returned to action for training camp but struggled to win a job over centers Daniel Kilgore and Tim Barnes. "You have to take circumstances as you get them", head coach John Ha...

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  • Barcelona close to Coutinho, Dembele deals
Barcelona close to Coutinho, Dembele deals

After flogging Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain in a record breaking deal supposedly worth in excess of £200m, Barca are hunting for the Brazilian's replacement and have pinpointed Dembele as the ideal candidate to do so at the Camp Nou, although La Liga giants will have to fork-out substantially if they're to nab his signature.

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  • Barcelona 'close to signing Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane
Barcelona 'close to signing Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane

He added: "Phil is not available". Rossiter has had a tough time at Rangers himself since joining due to injury, but hopes to kick on and establish himself as a first team player this season. 'As a manager of a football club I have bosses, and if bosses decide, for example, just in general, if we sell a player or we don't sell him, then I have ...

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  • Reactions to Bayern Munich's opening-day win vs. Leverkusen
Reactions to Bayern Munich's opening-day win vs. Leverkusen

Bayern saw the game out comfortably. Bayern's new arrival Tolisso should have tripled the lead but the left post denied his effort two minutes later. After a heavy thunderstorm led to the second half being delayed by about 15 minutes, Lewandowski confidently converted low into the corner when Charles Aranguiz pulled back the Bayern player by his ...

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  • Adam Wainwright heads back to the DL with elbow impingement
Adam Wainwright heads back to the DL with elbow impingement

The St. Louis Cardinals have placed Adam Wainwright on the 10-day disabled list with right elbow impingement. Wainwright was hit pretty hard during Thursday's outing, giving up five earned runs off seven hits over three innings before getting the hook in Pittsburgh .

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  • Real Madrid vs Barcelona, Spanish Super Cup
Real Madrid vs Barcelona, Spanish Super Cup

Ronaldo wrote on his Instagram account yesterday that "it is impossible to remain silent in this situation, 5 games! ". Real have appealed the decision and a disciplinary commitee for the Spanish Football Federation will meet on Wednesday morning to discuss the sanction.

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  • Under Armour CEO resigns from Trump council
Under Armour CEO resigns from Trump council

That started changing early Monday morning when Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier abruptly resigned from the manufacturing council. He dismissed Walmart CEO Doug McMillon , who criticized Trump's initial response to Charlottesville , as a "very nice guy" who "was making a political statement".

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  • Barca Still In Talks Over 'Difficult' Coutinho Transfer, Says Sporting Director
Barca Still In Talks Over 'Difficult' Coutinho Transfer, Says Sporting Director

The problem Barcelona have is that the Anfield club know they are cash rich from the sale of Neymar to PSG, despite Barcelona also chasing Borussia Dortmund player Ousmane Dembele . "He is going to go, when Barcelona come calling I think it is always tough to stay and say no". "Ousmane is a good lad, but he has to recognise that no pla...

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