Friday, July 19, 2019
Home Blog

Boone tossed, directs profane rant at rookie ump

NEW YORK -- Yankees manager Aaron Boone went on a profane rant Thursday after rookie umpire Brennan Miller called Brett Gardner out on strikes in the second inning of a doubleheader opener against Tampa Bay.Miller, umpiring behind the plate...

Trout returns to Angels lineup after 3 games out

Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout is back in the lineup after missing three games because of a calf injury.Trout is batting second as the designated hitter for the final game of the series with the Houston Astros.Trout left...

Dodgers fuming after Phils’ Neris curses them out

The Dodgers are irate with Philadelphia Phillies reliever Hector Neris, who celebrated his save against them Thursday with a fist pump and then a staredown into the Los Angeles dugout."Neris got the save and looked right into our dugout...

Eovaldi strikes out side, set to join Boston bullpen

Nathan Eovaldi struck out three in a scoreless inning of relief in his first rehab appearance for Triple-A Pawtucket on Thursday and is poised to join the Boston Red Sox bullpen this weekend.The hard-throwing right-hander has been on the...

Catch-22: Reds scramble to fill spot after injuries

CINCINNATI -- The Reds are down to their fourth and fifth catchers after placing two more on the injured list Thursday.Curt Casali went on the 10-day injured list with a right knee sprain that manager David Bell said could...

DiMuro, full-time MLB umpire since ’99, retires

NEW YORK -- Mike DiMuro, among three father-son duos to work home plate in a major league no-hitter, is retiring after two decades as an umpire.He is being replaced on the big league staff by Chad Whitson, the commissioner's...

Rogue, Misfits, NRG, Team Liquid and Cloud9 to Compete in EXP Invitational – Apex...

X GamesESPN announced on Thursday the teams scheduled to compete in the first-ever EXP Invitational - Apex Legends at X Games Minneapolis, Aug. 2-3, at the U.S. Bank Stadium. The competition will feature 20 squads of three competing across...

Sources: NYRB reject Prem offers for U.S.’s Long

The New York Red Bulls have rebuffed transfer offers from an unnamed Premier League side for U.S. international Aaron Long, and aren't interested in selling the defender during the current transfer window, multiple sources have told ESPN FC.- Corsello:...

US Open purse to surpass $57M, richest in tennis

NEW YORK -- The U.S. Open total purse this year is more than $57 million, the richest in tennis history.The men's and women's singles champion will each receive $3.85 million, and the men's and women's doubles champion teams will...

Misfits bench starting roster, will start Misfits Premier players

Misfits Gaming announced Thursday they will bench their entire starting lineup and promote five members of their academy team, Misfits Premier, to compete in matches on Friday and Saturday versus Splyce and Rogue.The team's starting lineup will consist of...