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Orioles Ink Starting Pitcher Cashner

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A 31-year-old right-hander, Cashner is 42-64 with a 3.80 ERA in eight major league seasons with the Chicago Cubs, San Diego, Miami and Texas, including 11-11 with a 3.40 ERA for the Rangers last year. In total, Cashner can earn $41 million over three seasons if all options and incentives are activated. The Orioles would have to clear 40-man organizational roster space with a corresponding move in order to add Cashner. Read More »

Former Indians All-Star, Tito Francona, Passes Away At 84

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In retirement Francona was the parks and recreation director in Beaver County, Pa. "Our hearts ache as truly one of the special men in Cleveland Indians history passed away last night", said Indians Senior VP of Public Affairs Bob DiBiaso said in a stement. Read More »

Late Comeback Not Enough, Raptors Hold Off Heat 115-112

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They also improved their NBA-best home record to 24-4. "It was a awful win". Toronto has had some struggles in close games. The second half started the same way, both team's struggled to gain a lead as the game remained within a small margin until half-way through the third quarter. Read More »

Newfield Exploration (NFX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

About 2.87M shares traded or 14.66% up from the average. Newfield Exploration ( NYSE NFX ) opened at $25.75 on Thursday. It has underperformed by 29.74% the S&P500. It is a positive indicator for investor portfolio value - when the price of a stock Investor owns goes up in value. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.01% in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX ). Read More »

Betts finding his way as a leader for Red Sox

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Betts said hand and wrist injuries were not a factor and attributed the dip at least in part to the absence of Ortiz in the batting order following his retirement. The Red Sox are ready to put that in the past and look forward to this season. He's spoken openly about his comfort in Boston, and he holds less leverage than Betts would in any negotiations. Read More »

2014 champ Shiffrin 4th behind Hansdotter in Olympic slalom

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A day after her gold-medal debut, Shiffrin is in position to take another medal and possibly even make history. Having already withdrawn from Saturday's super-G, the talented all-rounder - set to compete in all five Alpine events before these Games began - may now only race in next week's alpine combined. Read More »

Winter Olympics: Shiffrin misses out on slalom medal

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And Germany won a thrilling team relay to finish the luge competition with three out of four golds and extend their lead at the top of the overall medals table with nine, ahead of Norway on six. "I get so nervous; I was throwing up previous year", Shiffrin told The Washington Post before the Olympics. And ready she was. It's not just the days she races. Read More »

Dwyane Wade Was The Main Instigator That Caused The Kevin Love Drama

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First off, it's all moot as Wade and Thomas were shipped out at the trade deadline (to the betterment of the team). Rather, it was the players who left Cleveland that has changed and inspired this team to play better. The Cavaliers traded Wade back to Miami for a 2020 second-round pick, allowing him to reunite with his old team and eventually retire in a Heat uniform. Read More »

The Special Technique Cristiano Ronaldo Used To Take Penalty Last Night

Cristiano's 45th-minute strike, his 100th goal in the competition for Real, cancelled out Adrien Rabiot's opener for PSG as the holders won 3-1 in Wednesday night's last-16 first leg. But the ball appeared to pop up on the spot fractions of a second before the Portugal captain fired it past PSG goalkeeper Alphonse Areola. Replays showed the force of Ronaldo planting his left foot seemed to cause the ball to flick up, before the attacker let leash with his right boot. Read More »

Olympics: Hanyu's sizzling short program pushes Dick's buttons

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Meanwhile, Rippon pumped his fist and lay down on the ice for a moment after his short program, which notched an 87.95. Button took to Twitter to gush over Hanyu after his performance at Gangneung Ice Arena. That was before the short program. Performing to "Mao's Last Dancer", the two-time US champion ripped off a quad lutz to start his program, then landed a quad flip-double toe combination before another quad flip. Read More »

Klopp lauds goal-machine Salah: "I hope he doesn't stop at 30"

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One lucky ball thought he had his hands on a prized Champions League match ball, especially after watching his team get thrashed by a dazzling Liverpool side. His time at the African Cup of Nations coincided with a five-game winless run in January and February that ended any chance of a first Premier League title since 1990, while Klopp's men were also dumped out of the FA Cup and League Cup. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn's opener, super-G, delayed because of wind

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With some of the top racers left in this one-run event, she will finish no better than fourth. She has 45 podiums in super-G in the World Cup, including 28 wins. The star Olympian told NBC that she was at a "disadvantage" heading into the competition because of her starting position. "Well...after 8 years of waiting I finally get a chance to compete in the Olympics again", Vonn wrote. Read More »

Florida High School Shooter Member Of Local White Nationalist Group

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Former cadets told The Associated Press that Cruz was on the varsity marksmanship team that competed against other area schools. The cadets used air rifles special-made for target shooting. All 17 people killed have now been identified . A lot of what is said on social media needs to be taken with a grain of salt, especially in the comments section. Read More »

Shiffrin claims gold medal in giant slalom

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Slalom was unquestionably her best. But on the biggest stage of all came an untimely reminder. "She was skiing really nice and brilliant", said fourth-place finisher Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany. She said she was a little drained after all the interviews and other commitments that followed her win in the giant slalom on Thursday. I beat myself in the wrong way today, it's a really big bummer. Read More »

Embedding Tweets Can Be Infringement, Judge Says

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Justin Goldman filed the lawsuit after he snapped an image of New England Patriots quarterback Brady, Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge and others on a street in 2016. Judge Forrest insisted the consequences won't be so dire. "What media companies are going to do is they're going to embed tweets with media without the media", says Peter Sterne, a senior reporter at the Freedom of the Press Foundation. Read More »

Tiger Woods commits to play next week in Honda Classic

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On Friday, news surfaced that Woods has committed to playing in next week's Honda Classic . Play was suspended on the second round due to bad light, with American Sam Saunders tied for the lead through 15 on seven-under. "I'm starting to come back and it's going to take a little time". "UCLA's just down the road, so I know where to eat". I am progressing, I'm starting to get a feel for tournament golf again. Read More »

Olympics women's hockey rivalry heats up between US, Canada

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All that was at stake was an Olympic gold medal. Natalie Spooner became the second member of Canada's women's team to skate in her 100th worldwide game. "He left a handsome family and it was nice to have them with us today". Not that Burke is anxious. In short tournaments, adversity of some kind is a given. Read More »

USA men's hockey team hangs on for 2-1 victory over Slovakia

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And Ryan, who also goes to Harvard and has been signed by the Bruins, asked for his dad's advice before heading to South Korea where he netted two powerplay goals to lift his team to a 2-1 win over Slovakia in preliminary round play. Gangneung: The United States and Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation rebounded from upset losses with men's hockey triumphs Friday at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, adding to the tension of their Saturday showdown. Read More »

Flags Fly at Half Staff in Honor of Florida Victims

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Trump said from the White House Diplomatic Room. One incident, listed as the year's first school shooting , involved a 31-year-old man who killed himself while he was parked outside a MI elementary school that had been closed for seven months. Read More »

Arsenal transfer target given huge boost for summer signing

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Though, it was decided that he would remain in France until the end of the season as Arsenal sealed a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Spurs bought Lucas Moura. However, Bordeaux's true valuation of the player still remains unclear. "I have already said that I wanted to find a new challenge [in January]", he told UOL in Brazil. Read More »

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain defends himself after Champions League tie against Tottenham

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The return fixture is on March 7. Higuain duly converted in spite of Lloris guessing the right way and getting a touch on the ball. Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen found back of the net to secure a remarkable 2 all draw. Allegri went for an attacking lineup, with Federico Bernardeschi, Douglas Costa and Mario Mandzukic supporting Higuain. His first was a particularly brilliant finish, as he latched on to Miralem Pjanic's free-kick delivery and produced a volley on the turn, ... Read More »

Can-Am Duels Offer Preview of Daytona 500

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There's just something about man and machine going 200 mph, inches apart for 500 miles that makes for must-watch TV. What has caused the reduction in auto counts for what NASCAR has always billed as the most important race of the season? It makes for a breathtaking day of betting action. Read More »

Andrew Luck 'really excited' to work with new HC Frank Reich

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Dave Borgonzi was named linebackers coach while Alan Williams was named a secondary coach and Ray "Bubba" Ventrone will be a special teams coach. Eberflus long has been rumored for the top defensive job. Praise doesn't come from many higher sources within the National Football League circle, and it isn't just now that Manning is lauding his former QB coach. Read More »

Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal hints at rotation in FA Cup

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Sanches has struggled to make an impact during a loan spell from Bayern Munich, with the Portugal worldwide yet to score a goal or record an assist in 12 Premier League appearances. Premier League survival is still the priority, but the soundbite-friendly boss has spoken about the benefits a cup run can bring to a side's confidence, seen in the thumping 8-1 replay win over Notts County in the last round. Read More »

Romney Officially Announces Senate Run: 'I Will Fight for Utah'

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Hatch, 83, has served in the U.S. Senate for more than 40 years and is the longest-serving Republican in the Senate. Though he delivered a scathing speech denouncing Trump during the 2016 presidential election, Romney softened his stance after Trump won the presidency and put himself forward as a candidate for secretary of state. Read More »

Live Cricket Streaming India vs South Africa 6th ODI

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India paved its position at the top of the latest ICC ODI Rankings with a 4-1 lead. India has an unassailable 4-1 lead, sealing its first ODI series win in South Africa and South Africa's first loss in an ODI series at home in five years. Read More »

Northern Ireland defender Jonny Evans apologises over West Brom training trip incident

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West Bromwich Albion players Jonny Evans , Gareth Barry, Jake Livermore and Boaz Myhill apologised in a club statement on Friday after being questioned by police over the theft of a taxi in Barcelona . The players said they would "co-operate fully" with West Brom's investigation. Pardew addressed a media conference to preview Saturday's FA Cup fifth-round clash with Southampton after the story broke and refused to be drawn on the finer details. Read More »

Khabib Nurmagomedov Says Conor McGregor's UFC Career Is Over

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Floyd Mayweather's camp wants an MMA fight against CM PunkWhat's the story? There has been a lot of confusion over the exact stakes on the line for April's title fixture between Khabib and Ferguson but with the current champ Conor McGregor still in power, on paper at least, it does look as though we'll have to wait for official confirmation before jumping to any conclusions. Read More »

Michigan State basketball walk-on under investigation for sexual assault

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Dantonio has come under scrutiny in the wake of an ESPN report published last month that described "a pattern of widespread denial, inaction and information suppression" in alleged incidents of sexual assault and violence against women involving members of Michigan State's basketball program and the football program. Read More »

Jamaican bobsleigh coach quits, threatens to take her sled home

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Former coach Sandra Kiriasis left the Jamaican squad after claiming she was forced out after her role was changed from driving coach to track performance analyst, which gave her no access to the athletes. "This is not a joke". JBF says it has no intention of pulling the team from Olympic competition. However, Red Stripe appears ready to make sure this doesn't happen. Read More »

Qatar Open: Caroline Wozniacki through to semis, but Simona Halep pulls out

She tries to get inside your head. She also told Danish TV that her opponent had used "unfair methods". I felt pain every day, so it wasn't easy to manage it. After struggling to find her range and rhythm in the first set, Muguruza saved a break point and won five straight games in the second set to drag the contest into a decider. Read More »

Korean Women's Curling Team Defeats Canada 8

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After giving up a five point end to Italy a night ago, the US allowed Sweden to score four in the first end Thursday night, and two more in the fourth and eighth for a 10-4 win. Homan's team fell 8-6 to EunJung Kim of South Korea and 7-6 in an extra end to Sweden's Anna Hasselborg on Thursday. Oeberg shot clean and skied brilliantly to finish in a time of 41:07.2 minutes, 24.7 seconds ahead of Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia who missed two shots but still managed to add another silver medal ... Read More »