Other teams had reportedly been interested in using Liriano as a reliever. Liriano could be a starter for the Astros, but he has struggled this season in that role. The 24-year-old played 41 games with thr Astros last season where he slashed.230/.304/.420 with four home runs and 11 RBI. In 11 Major League seasons, Liriano has posted a 102-97 record in 303 appearances (274 starts) with a 4.15 ERA while holding left-handed hitters to a.220 batting average (.599 OPS).
A Boston Globe reporter tweeted the same three names. Entering Monday, the Red Sox bullpen ranked second in the American League and third in the majors with a 3.03 ERA. Bautista , Boston's No. 28 ranked prospect, has the liveliest arm of the bunch, but also the highest walk rate. According to MLB Pipeline , he throws two fastballs, a slider and a cutter.
If you haven't seen the LeBron James workout video, then get ready to laugh. The most interesting part? Curry has seen it, apparently enough to do his own version of James' intense dance, poking fun at the NBA's best player in the comfort of privacy and friends.
The Texas Rangers are reportedly "confident" they will trade ace Yu Darvish by Monday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver trade deadline, with four teams in pursuit of the All-Star. Darvish has told the Rangers that he wants to continue his career with them, but a second source said that he wants to see what the market holds for him.
The baseball great will be honoured on grounds outside the Clark Sports Center along with a number of other Hall of Fame inductees, including Ivan Rodriguez , John Schuerholz, Jeff Bagwell and Bud Selig . "Never let anyone take your dream from you". "As a kid, I read the newspapers, studied box scores, memorized statistics, and dreamed the dreams of a little boy", said Selig.
Every bit of statistical evidence we have suggests he's a far more efficient quarterback than backup Ryan Mallett . Despite his vow not to protest again in 2017, Kaepernick is still looking for a job. "The clubs are making those individual evaluations", Goodell said. Obviously, everyone's aware of the fact of his protests a year ago and that's something that individual clubs either weigh or not weigh.
McIlroy , who finished tied for fourth at Royal Birkdale, had publicly praised Fitzgerald after the Open , crediting the caddie with masterminding his recovery from a disastrous start to his first round. "You either hit a club that stays short of all those bunkers or you take a club that at least only brings the traps up at 300 into play and I did neither", he said.
The recovery time is expected to be 5-6 weeks. The first metacarpal is actually the bone that connects your thumb to your hand (the bone between the two joints), which is not the same as the hand. Blake Griffin has company - he is no longer the only member of the Clippers to injure himself throwing a punch. Gallinari, who was acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this month, will probably have no trouble fitting in with his new teammates after this incident.
The group then reeled off three Sunderland players whom they thought Gibson might be referring to, and he said "right there's one" when asked about defender Lamine Kone. Another supporter then accused Gibson of being drunk, to which the Republic of Ireland global said: "Right, I might be off my face in here but I still want to play for Sunderland".
Celtic are still widely tipped as being likely to have too much for Rosenborg in the return leg in Norway on Wednesday, but Brattbakk feels his countrymen have not yet hit their best. On the back of taking Liverpool to within two points of the Premier League title, the Northern Irishman was handed a contract extension by owners Fenway Sports Group that should have kept him on Merseyside until next year.
It's no guarantee he will be headed to NY. NY is "deep" in discussions with the Twins to get starting pitcher Jaime Garcia in a trade, according to Yahoo Sports . Gray is 6-5 with a 3.43 ERA. If a deal with the Yankees come to pass, then according to multiple reports center field prospect Estevan Florial is likely be involved.
Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he may have seven children to fulfill the wish of his first son Cristianinho who is 7 years old. The Portuguese super-agent was put under official investigation last month by a Spanish court investigating alleged tax evasion by Falcao, a client of his.
Haas driver Kevin Magnussen was giving an interview to a Norwegian broadcaster when he was approached by Renault's Nico Hulkenberg, who was clearly unhappy. "So, it's quite interesting with him". The German revealed that he intends raising the matter with (Race Director) Charlie Whiting. Hulkenberg added: "I hear he got a bit of a penalty, five seconds, but in his mind he won't care about that too much".
Keita played the full 90 minutes at the pre-season tournament at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium and Hasenhuttl said the player is more than happy to stay put. As a fixed figure it also means Atletico wouldn't be able to increase their asking price for Griezmann if their La Liga rivals pocket an astronomical fee for Neymar .
Barcelona forward Neymar will travel to China after the trip was initially cancelled due to "transfer issues" as he continues to be linked with Paris Saint-Germain. "We want him to continue, continue with us". Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos said Friday that French teen striker Kylian Mbappe will become a welcome addition for the reigning Champions League and La Liga champions should he decide to leave Monaco.
Arsenal are lifting the Emirates Cup for the fifth time. The Gunners had, in their previous game against Benfica , found the net five times, adding one to the tally in their game against Eduardo Berizzo's side Sevilla , who on the other hand, have three goals in total.
But in case things don't work out with Oakland and trade talks fall apart, the Yankees at least have another starter they can plug into the rotation. non-waiver trade deadline. He will now take that data and be examined by vascular surgeon Dr. Gregory Pearl in Dallas. Colon is 0-1 with two no-decisions for Minnesota since being called up from Triple-A Rochester on July 18.
Vegas had an approach shot off of a left bunker to help get to a birdie on the par-5 hole. "I got a little bit lucky that it clipped the lip and still made the green", a smiling Vegas said after his victory that moved him from 17th place to 10th in Presidents Cup standings for the global squad.
According to multiple reports , the Tigers are finalizing a deal with the defending World Series champions to send Alex Avila and Wilson to Chicago for prized minor league third baseman Jeimer Candelario , shortstop Isaac Paredes and a player to be named later.
Manchester United target Ivan Perisic doubled the lead with a low shot early in the second half. Despite this, the Croatian did not look particularly interested in tracking back, something that will certainly have to change if he joins Jose Mourinho's team.