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by | May 18, 2017 | 14:04

On a cold, damp night, he left the game for a defensive replacement after seven innings. He allowed five runs, one walk and seven hits. Bauer is 0-2 with a 13.00 ERA (13 runs in nine innings) in two starts against the Tigers this year. He will face the Tigers in the third game of a four-game series on Wednesday. It was Kluber's shortest outing since completing 2 2/3 innings against Houston last May 9.

by | May 18, 2017 | 14:12

The game came and went nearly too quickly for the human eye, and the rest of the night was just a matter of waiting for the Inevitable Express to pull into the station. He said: 'Mike, I didn't know that was you. "It's always unique when you have injuries to lower extremities because you can't still train as normal", ESPN analyst Jalen Rose said.

by | May 18, 2017 | 13:28

Alexis Sánchez faces a fitness test on his injured thigh before Arsenal face Sunderland on Tuesday night in a match the London club must win to take their pursuit of Champions League qualification to the final day of the season. "We have a very big squad at the moment that is already hard enough to manage". If you are in any doubt , look at our season and compare that to Chelsea, Juventus and Atlético Madrid.

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:52

Don't count the Blue Jays out just yet. He got support early as the Giants scored four quick runs off Cincinnati starter Tim Adleman (2-2), who left after an inning with a sore neck, and three in the second off Barrett Astin. Toronto closed the gap in the sixth. Maile's first hit broke an 0-for-22 stretch at the plate and in his second, he scored ... In addition, John Gibbons has slowly pulled back on the leash he gave Jason Grilli in the 8th inning.

by | May 18, 2017 | 14:17

Mourinho also revealed he's trying to give some of his players a day off at different times of the week, to cope with the busy schedule, though it's not an easy task. Although there were initial fears the versatile youngster would miss the rest of the season, he is working overtime in a desperate bid to be available to take on his former club Ajax in Stockholm in eight days' time .

by | May 18, 2017 | 13:24

Draymond Green had 13 points, Klay Thompson added 11, while Shaun Livingston and Ian Clark scored 10 each. "We feel like we like our chances against anybody, no matter (who) is on the court", Warriors forward Kevin Durant said Tuesday night after a 136-100 victory over the Spurs, who played without injured All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard .

by | May 18, 2017 | 13:04

United last played in Houston in 2010, when they beat a Major League Soccer All-Stars team 5-2. "This club had not played in Europe for 30 years. At the clubs I worked at before I am not here, but here we have a second chance and we will try to do it better than this season".

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:48

Sergio Romero , Matteo Darmian, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marouane Fellaini were brought into United's team for the away Premier League clash, with David de Gea, Daley Blind, Michael Carrick and Jesse Lingard dropping out, while Paul Pogba is still missing on compassionate grounds after the death of his father.

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:57

However, after the defeat to Tottenham on Sunday, Mourinho completely contradicted these comments, insisting that the other clubs finishing in the top four would prefer to be in Manchester United's position of challenging for a trophy. "You know that in all of my career I was never (knocked) out of European competitions in the group phases and in the last 16 I was out only once". "With two matches in hand that we had to play later".

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:48

Europa League glory also offers qualification for the Champions League - the only way they can return to the continent's top table after Sunday's 2-1 loss at Tottenham officially put a top-four finish out of reach. 'These are examples of trying not to accumulate when people have to play because we do not have other players and I can not put four or five kids all together in the fire.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:12

One ankle sprain appears to have drastically changed the competitive nature of this series. In Game 1 , it was San Antonio that jumped out to a huge early lead before the Warriors completed a historic second-half comeback to prevail in the end.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:45

How did Huddersfield get to the play-offs? Suddenly though, both Wednesday and Huddersfield find themselves within touching distance of the Premier League and all the riches and prestige that comes with it. And their striker Elias Kachunga says the Premier League is bigger than the Bundesliga as he looks to draw on his previous promotion experience to take them back there.

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:49

Asked if he would be at the club next season, Conte told reporters: "Yeah, and we have to improve next season". Conte's current deal at Chelsea is worth £6.5m a year, less than the £7.5m a year paid to previous Blues boss Jose Mourinho. "I spoke to Thibaut Courtois right after the game last night, and he said people don't always appreciate the amount of effort we've all had to put in to buy into Antonio Conte, to take on board exactly the way he sees it and the way he believes it works".

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:37

Collins is mired in an 0-for-30 slump, and Detroit didn't have any position players left to pinch hit. The Tigers took one step in the right direction with Wednesday's victory. Two of them were intentional, setting up the at-bats by Collins with the bases loaded. The teams had a game postponed May 4. The Orioles didn't have any relievers left after Bleier , but Showalter said he could have used right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez if need be.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:24

Manchester City beat West Bromwich Albion 3-1 here to move a step closer to clinching the third place in the English Premier League and a guaranteed berth in the 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League football tournament. "He has helped with his teammates at the club to make a step forward, to try to compete to qualify for the Champions League , sometimes to win the Premier League, to be in Europe three or four times in a row, after they had gone 30 years and never been in Europe".

by | May 18, 2017 | 12:09

Home ice certainly hasn't been friendly to the home squads in this series so far with the road teams winning all 3 games. Niskanen's name was taped over before Game 4, though Fleury demurred when asked why. Guentzel was credited with his playoff-leading eighth goal of the season. The Capitals survived when Kevin Shattenkirk flipped a shot from the point by Fleury 3:13 into overtime.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:34

After the San Antonio Spurs won their 2017 National Basketball Association postseason opener in the first round against the Memphis Grizzlies, I wrote that Tony Parker was the most important player in these playoffs. "Just sucks to see anybody go down, no matter who it was", Toronto's DeMar DeRozan said Thursday, when asked about Lowry and how that will impact the Raptors going forward.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:51

With the conditions in England expected to assist seamers, India could well take a third opener in the form of Ajinkya Rahane . Rishabh Pant , Kuldeep Yadav , Shardul Thakur , Suresh Raina and Dinesh Karthik were named as stand-by players for the ICC event.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:14

The Swedish striker suffered knee ligament damage during United's quarter-final second leg against Anderlecht and will miss the rest of this season. "The players that are in accumulation, the players that have lots of minutes, because we played nine matches in April and this one, so 10 matches in four and a half weeks, the players in accumulation, they are not going to play next weekend".

by | May 18, 2017 | 10:53

And this time of year wins are all that matter. Though Anaheim struck first, the first period belonged to Nashville. Ellis and Roman Josi are tied for the lead in goals with four apiece. Ducks coach Randy Carlyle, who grumbled that they haven't had a 5-on-3 advantage of their own and have had to defend several, wants his team to remain aggressive on the kill.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:26

With a potential domestic double achievable if they beat London rivals, Arsenal, in the FA Cup final at the end of the month, taking the league title for the sixth time in the club's history, was something, Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte, was delighted with.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:55

He stayed down for several minutes before he was able to walk off the field with assistance. The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed catcher Chris Iannetta on the 7-day concussion disabled list. Finally, he said, "I thought the pitch just got away from their pitcher". Still, I don't see much of a reason to pick against the Pirates and Nova here, so I'll take Pittsburgh.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:08

Predators C Ryan Johansen tied a club record for points (13) in the playoffs. Register now for the free webinar. As Predators head coach Peter Laviolette said of Johansen, "He's played terrific ..." How quickly you can turn the page and focus on the next day and the next game.

by | May 18, 2017 | 10:30

No. 6 LSU placed first with a three-round total of 866, followed by No. 19 Duke (874), No. 7 OR (879), and No. 18 Virginia (881). LSU will tee off with ACC rivals Duke and Virginia in Wednesday's final round at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional as they feature in the second wave off the front nine beginning at 8:45 a.m.

by | May 18, 2017 | 11:09

Boston last reached the Conference finals in 2012 when the Celtics lost to James' Miami Heat in seven games. So while the T-shirt was for his alma mater, Akrons St. The Cavs are plus-2.6 in the playoffs, and they held a 180-153 edge in rebounds over their four regular-season meetings with the Celtics . And while Cleveland was beaten out by Boston for the conferences top seed, James and his teammates served notice with a 114-91 dismantling of the Celtics on their parquet floor on ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 10:37

Cowherd backed up Leahy , telling Ball she was a reporter. " Leahy: " You said something's coming to me". Ball appeared on Colin Cowherd's FS1 show on Wednesday, and he was being his usual stuff. Leahy: I said that I wouldn't wear something... Leahy: Oh. So you're not marketing to women? He responded: "Oh, I don't respect women, but I'm the one that's married?" Leahy has been critical of Ball's Big Baller Brand in the past, and LaVar made sure he addressed that ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:14

Olynyk set the illegal screen that incensed Oubre, and the Wizards forward charged at him and knocked him down, getting ejected and subsequently suspended. Even their coach Scott Brooks was amazed. Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk (41), of Canada, dunks against Washington Wizards guard Bojan Bogdanovic (44), of Croatia, and center Ian Mahinmi (28), of France, during the first half in Game 4 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Washington .

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:36

While the Jaguars did not release terms of the deal, the team tweeted a picture of Fournette signing his first National Football League contract. During his three years at LSU, Fournette racked up 4,356 yards from scrimmage and 41 touchdowns.

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:01

Atletico Madrid, ahead through Saul Niguez's header on 12 minutes doubled the lead with Antoine Griezmann's penalty just four minutes later. "I'm happy as the coach as it means that what I'm doing, I'm doing well, but this squad have all been phenomenal", Zidane said.

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:34

The winning pick, along with three others, was acquired from Brooklyn in the 2013 offseason trade that sent Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Jason Terry and T.J. Speaking of young players, Lakers' general manager Rob Pelinka expectedly said that the team would look at all options with the pick. Phil Jackson appears comfortable with the New York Knicks even having a first-round draft pick in 2017.

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:03

United will play Ajax in Stockholm on May 24 after a nervy 1-1 draw at home to Celta Vigo on Thursday, in which centre-back Eric Bailly was sent off, gave them a 2-1 aggregate semi-final win. "We work very hard". But when I analyse my work I know what I had to do. I know what I had to do. Mourinho claims that getting United back on the road to glory has proved tougher than anything he faced at Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan or Real Madrid.

by | May 18, 2017 | 10:15

They might be very disappointed and she might be disappointed. Giudicelli said he personally told Sharapova of his ruling during a phone call on Tuesday. "You know how good it feels and you know what you work for, so I would love to experience those moments again", Livetennis.com quoted Sharapova as saying.

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:43

The team said a timeline for his return will be determined later. Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs with 34 points, eight assists, seven assists and three steals and Tony Parker added 18 points. The Raptors have never won a playoff series when trailing 0-2 and are now a dismal 1-6 in game two's on the road. The Rockets rocked San Antonio in Game 1 , after all, behind 22 3-pointers - which is how Houston GM Daryl Morey said is the only way they can conquer Golden State.

by | May 18, 2017 | 10:01

In his first match since parting ways with the entirety of his coaching staff, it was a similar story for Djokovic up against Almagro. It ought to have been one of the match-ups of the tournament, between Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios, but perhaps it was too much to expect for the Aussie, recently bereaved after his grandfather passed away, and also looking like he was struggling with a hip niggle.

by | May 18, 2017 | 09:17

With a full count, Springer deposited the Masahiro Tanaka offering into none other than Monument Park and the newly mounted Jeter display plaque. Derek Jeter completed the top 10 list of numbers retired by the New York Yankees when Major League Baseball's most successful franchise retired his No.