In the other dugout on Monday night, Atlanta's Julio Teheran gave Bettis the pitching duel he deserved in his 2017 Rockies debut, throwing a terrific game of his own. "Was I going to be in the bullpen helping them back there, or was I going to be able to start". "We got the win and I think that's all that really matters at the end of the day".
Arians said there were signs for the past week or so that the receivers weren't playing up to par. "I just wanted to see that happen", Maddon said. He was Philadelphia's most productive receiver with 2,673 yards and 19 touchdowns, and became just the fifth National Football League player to top 65 catches and 800 yards in each of his first three seasons.
Lukaku will take numerous plaudits but Matic played as significant a role in his position as midfield anchorman, breaking up attacks, winning headers in front of the back four and giving fellow midfielder Pogba freedom to attack. Martin Keown has compared new Manchester United signing Nemanja Matic to club legend Bryan Robson following his impressive debut against West Ham United on Sunday.
Richardson, who has been getting first-team reps on offense, supplanting Jermaine Kearse on the depth chart. If the Seahawks entered Sunday night's game in a battle for the backup quarterback spot they may have ended it without one.
Burnley begin life without Michael Keane and Andre Gray with a visit to defending Premier League champions Chelsea . They lost out on Romelu Lukaku, though, who scored in his Manchester United debut during the Super Cup against Real Madrid last week.
The United States has frequently lost such cases. Canada, for example, says it supports free trade, but going into these negotiations has also said it is determined to defend our supply management system, which drives up the cost of dairy products for Canadian consumers.
Schools also on Bagley's list are other suitors include Southern California , UCLA , Arizona , Kentucky and Kansas. "I had a good feeling there", Bagley said. Not only is Bagley going to play for Coach K, but he's coming to Durham earlier than expected, forgoing his senior year to enroll early at Duke . He is now in the conversation with Missouri 's Michael Porter Jr .
Here are six reasons that prove he's the real deal... Alexander Zverev is coming off a straight sets win over Kevin Anderson that took 22 games to decide. It's why he is now No. 3 in the Race to London. Federer acknowledged Zverev's control of the game from start to finish. That places him in the top-10 in that category in 2017.
Pandya made Sri Lanka suffer in Pallekele with a brutal 108 off only 96 balls in only his third Test, smashing seven sixes to get the tourists up to 487 all out after they were 339-7. Kuldeep Yadav and Pandya added 62 runs for the seventh wicket before left-arm wrist spinner Lakshan Sandakan broke the partnership when he had Yadav caught behind by Dickwella.
Those practices will be open to the public, and will be the last Jaguars 2017 Training Camp practices open to the public. The Jaguars are scheduled to practice against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on the practice fields adjacent to EverBank Field Monday and Tuesday.
Rashford was then unlucky not to make it 3-0 with 66 minutes gone as he saw a stinging, curling drive crash off the inside of the base of the up-right before ricocheting behind. He also opened his goal account for this season on Sunday. But his two goals were what really caught the eye. In spite of speaking about Sakho at half-time, he was free and nearly scored.
However I do believe that the replacement of the statue will be the slow replacement of white heritage within the United States and the people who fought and defended and built their homeland. "Whoever wore the shirt obviously does not represent my values, the values of the College of Engineering or the U of A", Quinn wrote on Twitter , condemning the "horrible events in Virginia".
Police in Jupiter, Fla. found Woods asleep in his auto, in the middle of the highway, on May 29. I will continue to tackle this going forward with my doctors, family and friends. Woods, who is second on the all-time list with 14 major titles, checked into a clinic in June for treatment to help deal with prescription drugs. I'm right on schedule.
Ferrer came out all guns blazing and after racing into a 4-1 lead took the first set 6-4 against world number three Federer, who had not dropped a set since his shock defeat to Tommy Haas at the Mercedes Cup in June. With little to choose between the payers, it was to be Hasse who would blink first in the opening set, and in the most crucial of games at 5-4 down.
Bookmakers reacted to the Burnley loss by cutting the former Juventus boss from as big as 12/1 before kick-off to as short 7/2 in places (best price 8/1) to be the first Premier League manager to leave his post . The likes of Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater as cover for Eden Hazard, Danny Rose to push Marcos Alonso and a couple from Ross Barkley, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain or even Virgil van Dijk and Ryan Bertrand could see themselves enter the revolving door at SW6 before the end of ...
After the Brazilian handed in a transfer request on Friday, Klopp conceded that at this point there is little he can do to influence the situation. But I can't say that, in this moment, I am really thinking about it. According to reports in British media, Barcelona target Coutinho submitted a transfer request last week after Liverpool rejected a second bid worth 100 million euros ($117.96 million) from the La Liga club.
After a largely sedate first half, the second started with a own goal from Pique - who is possibly the most vocal Madrid critic. " Ronaldo must now wait to learn whether he will face a lengthy ban, as Di Canio did". The 32-year-old scored a screamer, mocked Barça rival Messi , got sent off, and then shoved the referee. As per goal .com, under Article 96 of Spanish Federation's rule book, a player can be suspended for 4-12 matches for their conduct such as "grab, push or shake".
Broyles became the athletic director because the football coach had the profile and cash to become the director of the athletic department. That included a win over Nebraska in the Cotton Bowl following the 1964 regular season. A native of Conway, Arkansas , Horton played for the Razorbacks from 1986-89, when Broyles was the athletic director. "In his more than 50 years of service to the University of Arkansas and intercollegiate athletics, his vision and leadership allowed ...
During a two-minute drill on Sunday, he beat cornerback Eli Apple and went up with his right hand, caught Eli Manning's touchdown pass, tucking it to his body without the help of his left hand. "Get the job done", said Beckham, who did not play in the Giants' opening preseason game against Pittsburgh. And, for those wondering what ODB highlights await us in the 2017 season, this video from Giants camp today may be a good indication of things to come.
It didn't happen for Spieth, but the weekend wasn't without a Grand Slam victor after all. Cape Town - South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen completed a career "grand slam" of his own on Sunday when he finished tied for second at the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow.
A look at the top finishes in Brooklyn, Mich ., for the Rochester Hills native. Ganassi seemed happy about that, and he added that the 3 p.m. ET Michigan start helped convince him to allow Larson to race . A win for Jones would have put him in the playoffs, but Truex - who already has four wins this year - scoffed at any idea he would let Jones win. It ended up being 202 laps.
It's true that Moats, whose three sacks Friday night were one-half shy of his 2016 total, did his best work in the second half when the Giants had second- and third-stringers on the field. "Anytime I touch the field, I try and do what I can with any amount of plays that I have", Collins said. "Now I've got to start off quicker making those plays".
Liverpool turned it around early in the second half, with Roberto Firmino equalising from the penalty spot after Salah was brought down in the area by goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes on 55 minutes. Watford had only managed to score in two of their last six matches against the Reds before Saturday's game. "The first was a really good cross, it's not a team problem".
Ball, who averaged a measly 2.2 points in college, missed over a half-dozen shots, and in an uncharacteristic postgame moment managed not to accuse anyone of cheating nor demanded that Ice Cube stay in his lane. Ball only got one after some air ball shots. LaVar Ball makes some lofty claims about his son Lonzo-the Lakers' newest top prospect. In fact, as the announcer gets set to name Ice Cube as the victor, Ball raises his hands as if expecting to hear his name (despite, you know, ...
White threw for 1,679 yards and 9 touchdowns last season. Schools such as Texas, Texas A&M, Kentucky and Tennessee all extended offers that summer as Stidham camped at a number of schools. He has 2,845 passing yards and 10 touchdowns over the past two seasons. The sophomore from Stephenville, Texas, beat out junior incumbent Sean White, who has started 16 games the past two seasons but battled injuries and inconsistency.
His second yellow rules him out for the second leg of the Supercopa automatically, but it's likely that a longer ban will come for the shove. "It will be hard to turn it around", added Busquets ahead of the second leg at Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Devers' ninth-inning solo home run off Yankees flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman on Sunday night not only tied the game at two, but came off a fastball clocked at 102.8 miles per hour, the fastest pitch hit for a home run since Major League Baseball started tracking this stat in 2008.
United were so sharp going forward, with exactly the kind of attacking play I was expecting and that led me to tip them to win the Premier League title last week. They simply could not handle him. "It just means we played well and confidence levels will be high and now our challenge is to keep this confidence level".
Denis Shapovalov became a household name for any Canadian sports fan in the span of 24 hours. Tables were, however, turned in the final when the youngster amped up his aggressiveness to counter his much-experienced rival, ending his run of dominance with a 6-3, 6-4 win .
Dembele believes he has a gentleman's agreement with Dortmund to join a club such as Barcelona but the German side deny such an agreement exists. Dembele is seen as a potential successor to Neymar at Barcelona , after the Brazilian's record $262.32 million move to Paris St Germain earlier this month.
Unlike with Sanchez, who has been heavily linked with Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Chelsea , Ozil doesn't appear to have been the subject of any great interest from suitors. They have spent over £50 million, strengthening each squad department with moves for goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic, centre-back Harry Maguire, midfielder Vicente Iborra and striker Kelechi Iheanacho.
The star running back didn't play a single down on Saturday and the Raiders lost to the Cardinals 20-10, but Lynch easily generated the most attention to the exhibition game. PFT tracked down a video of the national anthem before the November 13, 2011 Ravens-Seahawks game in Seattle, and that video clearly shows Lynch standing for the anthem .
Last year, during a televised interview on Conan O'Brien's late night talk show, Lynch lent his support to fellow sportsman Colin Kaepernick who knelt while the US national anthem was played to protest police brutality and institutional racism in general.
Matsuyama opened with a bogey, answered with a birdie at the par-5 seventh, but stumbled with back-to-back bogeys at 12 and the par-3 13th. But Thomas never let up and the 16th hole proved decisive. "I feel like my game truly suits the other three majors more than the PGA Championship ". Kisner had chances to recover from some of his misfortune, though he played the last three holes in 3 over.
Manchester United opened their 2017/2018 Premier League campaign with a comprehensive 4-0 win over West Ham . Additionally, the guaranteed goals of the 36-year-old will be vital if a goal shy United team are to challenge for the big two trophies, the Premier League and Champions League.
The fans have reasons to be optimistic. "He wants more at football's highest level, so we are having conversations and we are discussing the possibility of him staying with us for the second part of the season". "I am very happy to have him because he is one of those players with no question marks". We had many players on the pitch with a very good game. Four years ago, in David Moyes 's first match in charge, they won 4-1 at Swansea but their manager did not survive the season as United ...
That situation killed me but it's OK, look now. However, France global Lloris has stood up and defended the White Hart Lane hierarchy, believing the most important thing was that the London side kept their best players. SPURS have been there or thereabouts in the past two seasons - but can Mauricio Pochettino and his charges handle the twin threats of big spending rivals bolstering their squads, and playing at Wembley , and mount a title challenge? Harry Kane is one goal away from a ...
Martin Truex, Jr ., who Larson passed for the victory, finished second, MI native Erik Jones was third, Ryan Newman was fourth, and Trevor Bayne fifth. Larson won the Pure Michigan 400 Sunday at Michigan International Speedway for his third consecutive win at the Irish Hills track. NOTES: Kyle Busch led 47 laps in the 100-lap NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday before finishing third.
The Brazilian set up Edinson Cavani to make it 2-0, before the Uruguay worldwide fed Neymar for his first goal in PSG colours. Neymar will make his Paris Saint-Germain debut at Guingamp, after moving from Barcelona in a world-record €222m deal.
Speaking Aug. 3 at the team's media day, McElwain did not anticipate anyone would miss the season opener. Despite the citation, coach Jim McElwain had said at media day that all players were on track to play against MI. Callaway missed last spring while he was suspended and being investigated by the school after a fellow student's sexual assault claim. He received a misdemeanor marijuana citation in May and admitted during a Title IX hearing past year that he was under the influence of ...
Harper lunged toward first base and appeared to slide on the bag, hyperextending his left leg. Manager Dusty Baker spoke this week about the importance of new players fitting well into the Washington Nationals' clubhouse in the middle of the season.
Manchester City will travel to Brighton at 16:30GMT. "I'm a big fan of his, both of his football and his humility". "These two guys have goals in their blood, they live for that, but to score goals we have to try to create". City manager Pep Guardiola will be under pressure from the start after strengthening his squad with five new signings in the transfer window, costing the club some US$286 million.
She's just a classic athlete who finds another level. Then, it was cartwheel time for Harper-Nelson and she did a series of them. "I watched her warm up out there out of the corner of my eye and they were doing things that I thought were a bit different to what she had normally done as part of her warm-up and I thought there were perhaps a few demons going through her head", Hilliard said.
Xhaka sent the ball in and it fell to Giroud, who powered in a header off the underside of the bar, sparking wild celebrations at the Emirates. Two late goals , one from Aaron Ramsey and one from Olivier Giroud, brought the Gunners back from a one-goal deficit in the final 10 minutes, giving the club a positive result to start the season.
But luckily that's who I am, it's what I love doing. The England worldwide has again left the Citizens this summer to join West Ham United on loan, and despite ideally wanting a permanent move, Hart has revealed that he can not wait to turn out for the Hammers.
His body can no longer hold up. On the question about the disappointing bronze in the final 100m of his career, Bolt was all but praises for Justin Gatlin . Gatlin, who beat Coleman and Bolt to 100-meter gold last weekend, has previously expressed his opinion that his long-time rival will return to the sport in the future and reiterated those thoughts following an unbecoming farewell for the eight-time Olympic champion.
This story comes the week that Ezekiel Elliott received a six-game suspension from the NFL in what promises to be a bitter battle over the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Morris said last month in Oxnard that he and McFadden were preparing as if they were going to play significant roles in the offense. "Any time you lose somebody like that, it's tough to replace", Giants cornerback Eli Apple said.
Olivier Giroud is confident that he can form a good strike partnership with Alexandre Lacazette at Arsenal this season. "Going forward and character wise we have been great", said a relieved Wenger, who will be seeking a first league title since 2004 after being handed another two years in charge.
Drinkwater would be tempted by the opportunity to join Chelsea, who will return to the Champions League this season, although there will be no guarantees of a starting place at Stamford Bridge. The Telegraph say Chelsea tabled an initial offer of £15m for the England worldwide some weeks ago but have not followed up with an improved bid.
Pacer Shardul Thakur, who displayed tremendous show with the ball for Rising Pune Supergiant, has been rewarded for his performance. Shikhar Dhawan was the highest run-getter in the Champions Trophy while K L Rahul is considered to be the man for all formats with centuries in each one of them.