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Sportivo Flowers' 2-run HR lifts Braves past Dodgers, 5-3
Author: 0 Flowers' 2-run HR lifts Braves past Dodgers, 5-3

Hyun-Jin Ryu threw seven shutout innings against the San Francisco Giants on Sunday night, lowering his earned run average to 3.83, putting all the pitchers in the Dodgers starting rotation, injured or not, with an earned run average below 4.00.

Sportivo Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo hits back at 'insects' after court appearance
Author: 0 Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo hits back at 'insects' after court appearance

According to a statement in Spanish released by his public relations firm, the 32-year-old Ronaldo told the judge: "I have never hidden anything, and never tried to avoid taxes'". Prosecutors allege he took "advantage of a company structure created in 2010 to hide income generated in Spain from his image rights from tax authorities".

Sportivo Allen Iverson Apologizes To Ice Cube For Going AWOL From BIG3
Author: 0 Allen Iverson Apologizes To Ice Cube For Going AWOL From BIG3

Iverson, who coaches team 3's Company , was expected to be in the building and did not inform the league that he'd be MIA for the Dallas event which featured a crowd of more than 15,000 people. Iverson was among the biggest additions to Big3's three-on-three tournament. So far there are still no details, but Iverson revealed that he apologized to Ice Cube, one of the league's founders.

Sportivo Early Lead Makes Way for a Detroit Tigers' Win
Author: 0 Early Lead Makes Way for a Detroit Tigers' Win

His throw sailed low, and Ellsbury raced to third, putting the tying run 60 feet away. Didi Gregorius homered and drove in all three runs for NY. The Yankees never recovered in a 4-3 loss at Yankee Stadium. On Tuesday, Upton ripped a homer; Castellanos had a double. In his 500th big league start, Sabathia (9-4) gave up six hits in six innings, struggling to locate his breaking ball in the early innings.

Sportivo Happ strikes out 10, Blue Jays top White Sox 5-1
Author: 0 Happ strikes out 10, Blue Jays top White Sox 5-1

He last got through seven innings in his first start of the season on April 5. He came out of the bullpen to pick up the win in Toronto's 5-2, 11-inning victory over Baltimore in the 2016 American League wild-card game. "This is definitely a good start to build off", Holland said. "He missed pretty bad on the first two pitches so I was really able to lock in on the next pitch", Pearce said.

Sportivo Manchester United complete signing of midfielder Matic
Author: 0 Manchester United complete signing of midfielder Matic

Matic said he was "delighted" to be joining at "an exciting time ". To work with Mourinho once again was an opportunity I couldn't turn down. The Manchester United manager need a replacement for ageing midfielder Michael Carrick, 35, to allow the attacking potential of club record signing Paul Pogba , 24, to be released.

Sportivo 'Build up of stuff' led to caddie sacking, McIlroy says
Author: 0 'Build up of stuff' led to caddie sacking, McIlroy says

I would much rather be angry at myself for making a wrong decision than being angry at him. The world number four made the announcement on the eve of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in OH, bringing an end to Fitzgerald's nine years of service.

Sportivo Robert Kubica's test drive could be another step toward F1
Author: 0 Robert Kubica's test drive could be another step toward F1

The Polish driver is hoping to make a comeback in 2018 and got the opportunity to test Renault's 2017 auto during the Hungarian in-season test this week, having previously driven a Lotus E20. "Thank you to all of them", he added. "It has been an incredible journey to this point, where I have answered many questions to myself". "The auto is certainly wider than before".

Author: 0 Alexandre Lacazette might struggle in the Premier League: David Seaman

He's the third all-time top goalscorer for Lyon with 129 goals in just 275 games for the club, so he's shown everyone what he can do. Last season had been very disappointing for Arsenal where they finished fifth in the league table and failing to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years.

Sportivo Barcelona agree £198 million transfer for Neymar
Author: 0 Barcelona agree £198 million transfer for Neymar

Fans, (reportedly) teammates and the press alike have all been driven to the end of their rope with Neymar's ambivalence, but it seems as if Neymar's tenure has come to an end. Under the fair play rules - which Andrea Traverso, Uefa's FFP project leader, was last week quoted by Italian newspaper Gazetta dello Sport as saying PSG were now following - a club's wage bill must not exceed 70 per cent of its revenue.550,000 EUROS A WEEK?? "The complaint is ready and will be presented to ...

Sportivo Austin Jackson robs Hanley Ramirez of a home run in spectacular fashion
Author: 0 Austin Jackson robs Hanley Ramirez of a home run in spectacular fashion

In what felt like a 20 pitch at-bat, Moreland checked his swing for a third strike that went passed Indians catcher Yan Gomes , allowing Moreland to advance safely to first. Throughout the first five innings of the game, many people on Indians Twitter were questioning why Jackson got the start in center ahead of Bradley Zimmer .

Sportivo Arsenal striker interests Newcastle, but only at the right price
Author: 0 Arsenal striker interests Newcastle, but only at the right price

Agent Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle also reveals that Arsene Wenger isn't interested in a loan move and wants to bank cash now to help fund his transfer activity. He told Standard Sport: "If he said Lucas was leaving he would have to cut the price for him to exit. I feel sorry for him on that front". With the extortionate fees being paid by English clubs for talent this summer, Newcastle may regret passing up the opportunity to sign Perez for £13.4m.

Sportivo Vazquez homer does in Cleveland
Author: 0 Vazquez homer does in Cleveland

He then barreled OVER the bullpen wall - head over heels - to make the catch. Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez (7) and his teammates react after he hit a walk-off home run during the ninth inning of Tuesday night's game against the Indians at Fenway Park .

Sportivo Ara Parseghian, legendary Notre Dame football coach, dies at 94
Author: 0 Ara Parseghian, legendary Notre Dame football coach, dies at 94

Despite offers from other colleges and National Football League teams he never returned to coaching. "Christ, somebody ought to wake up to that". Parseghian's team had a record of 7-2-1 in 1965, then sailed through the next season undefeated before meeting Michigan State on November 19, 1966.

Sportivo Michael Jordan Explains Why He Would Take Kobe Bryant Over LeBron James
Author: 0 Michael Jordan Explains Why He Would Take Kobe Bryant Over LeBron James

LeBron has also reached seven consecutive NBA Finals, which is a feat neither Jordan nor Bryant achieved. In 2001, they almost ran the table by losing just one game to Allen Iverson and the 76ers in game 1 of the NBA Finals. Jordan clearly referring to the amount of championships both James and Bryant possess, but a campers follow up question proved a little more daunting for the six time champion.

Sportivo Giants saying Shepard has rolled ankle
Author: 0 Giants saying Shepard has rolled ankle

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport later confirmed that medical staff was looking at Shepard's left ankle. He finished his OU career as the No. 2 receiver in program history, totaling 3,482 yards on 233 receptions. But at this point, it just looks like he has a sprained ankle. To lose Shepard for an extended period of time would be a tough blow for the Giants to absorb as they look to improve upon last season's 11 wins.

Author: 0 Ramos and Dani Alves advise Neymar to leave Barca for PSG

Neymar is supposedly ready to leave Barcelona because he wants to become the face of PSG . "We changed shirts at the end and I hope that's the last time I get a Barca one from him, that wouldn't be a problem for us at all", he told Marca .

Author: 0 'I'm not going to lose my hair' - Mourinho shrugs off Conte jibe

Trust the club. Then work very hard to know that to play at this level you must be stronger - and very good. "I am 22 and have had good experience of playing over the past two years and you just want to continue that". On Sunday, The Observer reported that Chelsea are among English clubs interested in Melayro Bogarde, the 15-year-old nephew of former Blues defender Winston Bogarde.

Sportivo Phillies say Pete Rose won't attend Alumni Weekend events
Author: 0 Phillies say Pete Rose won't attend Alumni Weekend events

Rose was expected to be added to the Phillies Wall of Fame on August 12 prior to a game against the Mets, with a bobblehead giveaway scheduled for the day before. The wording of Rose's quote in Wednesday's news release appears to indicate that while the Phillies said the decision was made "with" Rose, it likely was a unilateral move on the team's part and he acquiesced.

Sportivo Usain Bolt Waiting On Jose Mourinho's Call To Join Manchester United
Author: 0 Usain Bolt Waiting On Jose Mourinho's Call To Join Manchester United

And the 30-year-old Jamaican - an eight-time Olympic gold medallist and avid United fan - is dreaming of Mourinho and Old Trafford ahead of his track and field swansong. The men's World 100m final is on Saturday, 5 August, while the men's 4x100m relay race - which will mark the end of Bolt's career - is on the following Saturday.

Sportivo Corker Cosponsors Bill To Provide Justice For Victims Of Online Sex Trafficking
Author: 0 Corker Cosponsors Bill To Provide Justice For Victims Of Online Sex Trafficking

But, he said, the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act could actually hurt the internet industry. "The evidence we are making public today indicates Backpage has directly and actively promoted illegal sex trafficking", Hawley said. "The First Amendment does not protect illegal trafficking activities". "The Communications Decency Act is a well-intentioned law, but it was never meant to help protect sex traffickers who prey on the most innocent and vulnerable among us", Portman said.

Sportivo Blowing out candles on birthday cakes boost frosting bacteria by 1400%
Author: 0 Blowing out candles on birthday cakes boost frosting bacteria by 1400%

Researchers compared the icing on two cakes - one where candles were blown out, and another where they were not. For the study , Dawson and his team started with frosting a piece of foil atop a cake - cake-shaped styrofam base then stuck and lit candles and blew on them after taking a bite from a pizza.

Sportivo Van Dijk stalemate, defender still intent on joining Liverpool
Author: 0 Van Dijk stalemate, defender still intent on joining Liverpool

Liverpool's hopes of signing Virgil van Dijk may yet be affected by Merseyside rivals Everton , who could be set to compete with Southampton for a player seemingly earmarked as a possible replacement for the coveted centre-back. Today, the latest on the future of Virgil van Dijk ... Van Dijk recently missed Southampton's pre-season trip to France as the continue preparations ahead of their curtain raiser against Swansea City on 12th August, and is not expected to play as his future ...