Relief pitcher Justin Grimm will also go on the disabled list, per the team. He's averaging fewer than six innings per start for the first time since 2007. The Cubs' rotation has been an issue all season, and an extended absence from Lester won't help. The Cubs are now clinging to a slim lead in the NL Central, with the Brewers one game back and the Cardinals 1 1/2 games off the pace.
You never want to go into any series with the guys out of form or under pressure but that's one of the challenges of Test cricket and generally as a side we've responded quite well to that in the past. Cook, whose stand with Malan was worth 162, was still there at lunch on 213. "For a young player at global standard to come and watch how a master goes at his work, to watch him compile his runs and be as disciplined as he was shows what you need to do to be successful at this level".
This will be both pitchers' second straight start against the opposing team. With the score tied in the fifth inning, Encarnacion turned on a fastball from Boston starter Doug Fister (2-6) and gave Cleveland a 5-3 lead. Asked if he thought it would be this easy, he said: "It's not easy at all". "I can't lose sleep over Yawkey Way changing its name , there's just too many other things in this world to worry about".
A stalwart at domestic level, the 27-year-old, the first Indian to score a century in the Indian Premier League -- in 2009 -- has joined the India side after leading India A to the Tri-series victory in South Africa. Sunil Gavaskar expects India's dominance over Sri Lanka in the Test format to continue in the ODI series as well and predicted Virat Kohli's side to emerge victorious 4-1 in the 5-match series.
It's incredibly frustrating being an Arsenal fan, just ask anyone associated with the Gooners, and there's certainly a reason why many flocks to ArsenalFanTV on a weekly basis, grumble about the goings on and then get mocked by rival supporters.
Klopp's side have snubbed Barcelona's £90 million ($115 million, 99 million euros) offer for Coutinho and last week issued a defiant statement insisting no further offers would be considered. "We know we have to help the team and reinforce it and that's what we are doing". Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp can not fathom why anyone would want to leave the club at this point.
Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez has confirmed that the club remain in talks with Liverpool over a possible deal for Philippe Coutinho . Barcelona completed the signing of Brazilian Paulinho on Monday night (AEST) though. "I'm not sure. The club have already said what they have to say, so no news".
Pokemon Necrozma is the main subject of the story, and secrets regarding the creature and the Alola region not disclosed in the previous games will come to light. What exactly are these secrets? While Necrozma can be encountered in Sun and Moon , it had little to no impact on the story, leaving a lot left to explore.
In February, Hannah Jeter wrote an essay for The Players' Tribune called "The Derek I Know" in which she confirmed her pregnancy. The two got married past year in Napa, California. "I don't wanna tell you, 'cause I don't think that'll be the name, personally", the 27-year-old model said of keeping mum on Jeter's pick. "We'll want them to learn to help others, and to care for others, and to give back to the world".
According to The Mirror , despite the 26-year-old still working his way back to fitness, a transfer with Valencia could be completed before the window shuts in just over a fortnight. Such an issue caused him to miss the FA Cup final and all of pre-season, in addition to the Community Shield defeat of Chelsea and last week's top-flight curtain-raiser against Leicester City .
At the Big Ten media days last month, Franklin said that negotiations centered more on assistant-coaching salaries and funding for facilities upgrades than on his salary. Returning with almost every starter from the Big Ten Championship, including Heisman candidates Saquon Barkley and Trace McSorley, the Nittany Lions are preparing for another run at the National Championship.
On Thursday night , Jenkins' teammate Chris Long placed one hand over his heart and another on Jenkins' shoulder as a sign on solidarity. "I've said before I'll never kneel for an anthem, because the flag means something different for everybody in this country, but I support my peers".
Draxler has been linked with a move to Arsenal ever since bursting onto the scene at Schalke as a teenager. This is in spite of Draxler's positive start to his career at the Parc des Princes , scoring four goals in 17 Ligue 1 appearances as well as making a positive contribution in Germany's Confederations Cup win this summer.
We are all aware that pre-season games mean little, so why should teams therefore make decisions that they are stuck with until January based on them? "At the start of the season everybody should be committed: not half-in, half-out". "There's frustration here and I'm sure Southampton are frustrated too", he was quoted as saying by the Daily Mail , referring to uncertainty over the future of Saints centre-back Virgil van Dijk.
Rivers, the Patriots' first draft pick this spring, was having a productive camp and seemed like a player to have a role this season. Rivers had seen time both on the edge and as a stand-up linebacker who floated all over defensive coordinator Matt Patricia's front of late.
Three minutes later, he got his second yellow card after the referee decided his fall inside the penalty box after vying for the ball with Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti had been faked. New coach Ernesto Valverde , who replaced Luis Enrique in the summer, has an ageing squad and with Neymar having been sold to PSG last month, there is a lack of cutting edge to his team.
Per Burt, Coutinho believes Barcelona's offer is a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for him but also a good deal, and a good price, for the Anfield club". Coutinho has yet to play for Liverpool this season owing to injury but it remains to be seen whether the Brazil worldwide will secure a move to Barcelona by the closure of the transfer window.
Tottenham ace Jan Vertonghen scooped the same prize back in 2012. "It is a great move for me to come here to develop my career". 'I am very excited to be signing for such a famous club as Tottenham Hotspur . They have signed good players. "The most important thing is to try to be right in the players we sign and that the players can help us and be important for the present and the future of the club".
Coleen Rooney recently denied that she was pregnant , putting it down to weight gain, but in a new Twitter post she confirmed her pregnancy. Had scan & all checks are fine.Baby number 4 is on its way'. "So Happy!. Never denied the news , but I was always protecting it!" Fans were only delighted by Coleen's news , congratulating the mum on Twitter and wishing her the best of luck with her soon-to-be new arrival.
Today, Chelsea and Tottenham are still keen on Ross Barkley ... Ronald Koeman has claimed Barkley's Everton career is over after he opted against signing a new deal. Tottenham and Chelsea have both been credited with interest in Barkley but are yet to make a formal approach or offer to the Goodison hierarchy. But with Barkley sidelined for the next six weeks, Everton could be forced to keep him until the January window.
White Rock's young Canadians got a dream start to their 2017 Little League World Series , defeating Italy 12-2 Thursday in South Williamsport , Pa. If they win - they've yet to lose in the playoffs - they will play Sunday. The experience has introduced them to new friends. "If anyone deserves this it certainly is them", he said. There will be a parade on Wednesday night and the games will be played in front of thousands of fans.
The 27-year-old Joselu moved to the Tynesdide club on Wednesday from Stoke City for a fee in the region of £5 million. The German born Spanish global did not enjoy the best of spells with the Potters, having scored just four goals for the club from 27 matches in all competitions and spent last season on loan with Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna.
The winger is still not fit enough to return to the first team squad and is expected to miss Chelsea's Wembley trip on Sunday to face Tottenham , but a national team call up could be on the cards. Chelsea are also yet to replace Nemanja Matic and Conte added: "At this moment I don't have other midfielders available". Hazard has been sidelined since breaking his ankle on worldwide duty with Belgium in June, while £40 million summer signing Bakayoko arrived at Chelsea from Monaco nursing a ...
The Reds have rejected two bids from Barcelona for Coutinho, who handed in a transfer request last week. But having brought in winger Mohamed Salah, left-back Andrew Robertson and striker Dominic Solanke, and with the club adamant wantaway playmaker Philippe Coutinho will not be sold to Barcelona, Klopp is confident enough about the resources available to him.
Which certainly seems to have worked at Old Trafford , where Tottenham have already knocked back a £50m approach from Man United for Eric Dier earlier in the summer as well, with a 12-month extension in Shaw's current deal set to be triggered.