• Matt Carpenter of St. Louis Cardinals homers for sixth straight game
Matt Carpenter of St. Louis Cardinals homers for sixth straight game

Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. The last player with as many home runs during a six-game homer streak was Barry Bonds, who also had eight during his streak in 2004. It certainly looked like that Cubs-fans-steals-ball-from-a-kid scenario. One thing is for certain: Venable was definitely tossing the ball ...

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  • Carmelo signing with the Houston Rockets
Carmelo signing with the Houston Rockets

Anthony can provide a steady third scoring option for the explosive Houston offense, led by NBA MVP James Harden and perennial All-Star point guard Chris Paul . Rockets officials have been operating under the strong belief that Anthony will soon be Houston-bound since meeting with him face-to-face during summer-league play in Las Vegas earlier thi...

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  • Sri Lanka close in on Proteas series sweep
Sri Lanka close in on Proteas series sweep

Till date, only Englishman Jim Laker (10/53) and former India skipper Anil Kumble (10/74) have picked all 10 wickets in an innings of a Test match. Earlier resuming the day on 277 for nine, Akila Dananjaya and Rangana Herath frustrated South Africa with a dogged 74-run stand for the final wicket before Maharaj struck when the latter was caugh...

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  • Molinari in 'disbelief' after winning The Open
Molinari in 'disbelief' after winning The Open

Schauffele chopped up the next hole for double bogey. Spieth hit into a gorse bush and made double-bogey on the par-5 sixth. Woods was at 7 under, in control of his game and hitting shots that only he can. "I told them I tried, and I said, "Hopefully you're proud of your pops for trying as hard as I did.", said Woods . "I can't find the words ...

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  • Manchester United target Harry Maguire for £50m
Manchester United target Harry Maguire for £50m

Maguire, who only arrived at the King Power stadium a year ago in a £17m move from Hull City, has become one of the hottest properties in the English game after his standout performances in the World Cup and the Mail says Mourinho was mightily impressed by his "mental toughness".

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  • NASCAR America: Pete Pistone on dirt racing in Xfinity, Cup
NASCAR America: Pete Pistone on dirt racing in Xfinity, Cup

Snider appears to have the speed to challenge for the win in the Eldora Dirt Derby 150. "Why don't the dirt guys have a chance to show what they can do?" "Tony is probably going to get mad, but I would like to see it just stay as it is", said Larson, who served as a guest analyst on FS1 for Wednesday's races.

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  • Why Jose Mourinho no longer wants a left-back
Why Jose Mourinho no longer wants a left-back

Mourinho warned Martial that he can not dictate his own terms after the 22-year-old winger failed to impress in a goalless draw with San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday. " I would like to be in Los Angeles now and I am in San Jose , you can not do whatever you want in life", said the Portuguese coach. He has grown frustrated with his lack of first...

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  • Man City goalkeeper Joe Hart open to going overseas for
Man City goalkeeper Joe Hart open to going overseas for "important" role

That effort was unsuccessful as Hart was left out of the squad, despite featuring heavily in qualifying. City were without all their 16 World Cup players. Hart has recently had loan spells at Torino and West Ham , but was unable to force his way into Gareth Southgate's 23-man-squad for the World Cup in Russian Federation.

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  • Orioles ship Manny Machado to Dodgers for five prospects
Orioles ship Manny Machado to Dodgers for five prospects

The Dodgers, who lost to the Houston Astros in last year's World Series in a seventh-game winner-take-all showdown for the crown, lost shortstop Corey Seager just a month into the 2018 campaign to elbow reconstruction surgery, ending his season after only 26 games.

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  • Francesco Molinari Wins the British Open
Francesco Molinari Wins the British Open

And then he followed it with another missed fairway with an iron at the 12th, leading to a crushing bogey. He had to settle for a 71. Molinari had started the day three shots behind a trio of overnight leaders in Schauffele, Kisner and Spieth, who were all nine under par when they teed off.

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  • Johnny Manziel Traded To Montreal
Johnny Manziel Traded To Montreal

Offensive linemen Tony Washington and Landon Rice are heading to Montreal alongside Manziel. TSN first reported the news. Manziel has yet to play in a meaningful game this season, sitting behind Jeremiah Masoli in Hamilton. "This is a move both Kavis Reed and I felt we needed to make at this time", Sherman said. "We have acquired an exc...

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  • Christian Pulisic scores twice, sets up another vs. Liverpool
Christian Pulisic scores twice, sets up another vs. Liverpool

Joel Matip's injury during Liverpool's 3-1 loss to Borussia Dortmund was the "most negative thing about the day" in Jurgen Klopp's eyes. And when a Dortmund break opened Liverpool up in the 89th minute, Pulisic rifled the Bundesliga side ahead, before Jacob Larsen added a third in stoppage time.

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  • Molinari wins the jug
Molinari wins the jug

Justin Rose continued his fine form at Carnoustie over the weekend with a final round of 69 to go to the clubhouse as the early leader on six under. Tiger Woods of the United States speaks to the media during practice rounds prior to THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on May 8, 2018 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

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  • Moscon booted from Tour after altercation with rider
Moscon booted from Tour after altercation with rider

In 2017 he was suspended for six weeks by Team Sky for having racially abused French rider Kevin Reza at the Tour de Romandie, and was also disqualified from the road race at the 2017 World Championships in Bergen, Norway, for taking an extended tow from the Italian team vehicle after having been caught up in a crash.

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  • Unai Emery gives green light for Alex Iwobi new contract
Unai Emery gives green light for Alex Iwobi new contract

Arsenal's new manager Unai Emery does consider the Nigerian global as an important player in his squad and the Mirror claims that the 22-year-old will soon be signing a new deal which will see him stay at the Emirates Stadium until 2022.

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  • Lewis Hamilton retakes F1 lead with 'miracle' victory in Germany
Lewis Hamilton retakes F1 lead with 'miracle' victory in Germany

The four-times world champion, who has never won at the track nearest to his home town, slid off across the gravel and into the barriers while leading on a surface made slippery by rain. "And that is not always easy, and today that went against him, I would say". For Vettel, it was simply a nightmare - the chance to make big gains slipping throug...

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  • The Open: Eddie Pepperell fires final-round 67 against the odds
The Open: Eddie Pepperell fires final-round 67 against the odds

Asked what time he got to bed last night, the golfer claimed he was in bed before midnight having enjoyed some wine with his coach. Pepperell's spectacular day began eight shots off the lead, but he took advantage of the relatively calm early conditions, notching birdies at 3, 5 and 6.

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  • Molinari tames Carnoustie for first major championship
Molinari tames Carnoustie for first major championship

He tied for 32nd at the Masters and missed the cut at the U.S. Open but now has six top-12 finishes in 12 events. Rocca was the country's most successful player but the closest he came to the Claret Jug was losing a play-off to John Daly at St Andrews having famously holed a 60-foot birdie putt on the 18th.

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  • Montreal Alouettes trade for controversial quarterback Johnny Manziel
Montreal Alouettes trade for controversial quarterback Johnny Manziel

Manziel, along with OT Tony Washington and OL Landon Rice are on their way to Montreal in exchange for DE Jamaal Westerman, WR Chris Williams, and a first round pick in 2020 and 2021. "With his great mobility, his athletic abilities and his instinct we believe that he will have a positive impact on our offence". The Alouettes have scored a CFL-lo...

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  • Molinari wins Open to become Italy's first major champion
Molinari wins Open to become Italy's first major champion

But here's where we take a deep breath. "I think Spieth is due for an off day". Playing a major, let alone contending in one, seemed like a reasonable goal. "Even though he's won 14, you have to learn how to get back". "However, if the bad weather doesn't come in, then we know we're going to have to shoot eight under par on Sunday".

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