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Sport Officially released by Red Sox
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Sandoval was released by the Boston Red Sox in the midst of a five-year, $95 million deal that he signed with the club back in November 2014. Sandoval was designated for assignment on Friday. The third baseman made his name with Giants - where he hit.294/.346/.465 with 106 home runs and 462 RBI across six seasons. The Giants appear to be bringing home a World Series hero.

Sport Bears sign QB Mitchell Trubisky
Author: 0 Bears sign QB Mitchell Trubisky

According to Tribune reporter Brad Biggs, Trubisky's deal is a four-year contract that has a team option for a fifth year. "It feels really relieving and exciting all at the same time", Trubisky said after signing his new deal. Signing him should come as a sigh of relief for Bears brass and the team's fans. Trubisky had stated that he didn't intend to hold out in training camp.

Sport The Trump-Putin encounter the White House neglected to mention
Author: 0 The Trump-Putin encounter the White House neglected to mention

The meeting had been "officially accepted" by diplomatic channels, he added in comments reported by the Russia's TASS news agency. Mr. Putin denied involvement, and the two men agreed to move beyond the dispute in the interest of finding common ground on other matters, including a limited cease-fire in Syria.

Sport Brock Lesnar Begins USDA Testing, Could Fight Again In December
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar Begins USDA Testing, Could Fight Again In December

Satin's report indicates Lesnar has no plans at this time of re-signing with WWE once his contract expires shortly after WrestleMania 34 . Although he retired from MMA after his bout with Mark Hunt following violating a drug testing policy, this career option now appears to be back on the table.

Sport Dallas Names Detroit's U. Renee Hall as Next Chief of Police
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Her responsibilities also included oversight of police services for six precincts and 720 sworn and non-sworn personnel. She is replacing David Brown, who resigned past year. She told a local news station in Detroit a year ago that his murder prompted her return to the city and become an officer. Hall responded to the announcement Wednesday afternoon in Detroit .

Sport Dikembe Mutombo trying to get group together to buy Rockets
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Having a great GM and a superstar in his prime both under contract for many years will certainly make the sale more enticing, and whoever decides to purchase the team must be prepared to spend big money early on. Another reason there might be multiple bidders driving up the price - Alexander bought the team 24 years ago for $85 million. He has already begun to get a group of investors together to make a bid for the team.

Sport Stoke City accept £24m bid from West Ham for Marko Arnautovic
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The London Stadium faithful are keen for their club to sign the Austrian worldwide and they expressed their thoughts on social media. West Ham are also hoping to continue boosting their attacking options with former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez also close to joining the club.

Sport Dallas PD likely suspending assault case involving Ezekiel Elliott
Author: 0 Dallas PD likely suspending assault case involving Ezekiel Elliott

Police added that no witnesses had come forward to provide any information about the incident. Ibeneme, who DJs at various clubs in Dallas, told officers he didn't know who assaulted him. That involved a former girlfriend who accused him previous year in Columbus, Ohio. This incident is just the latest in a long line of off-field troubles Elliott has found himself in during his short National Football League career.

Sport Coroner identifies body found in river as ex-Bills WR James Hardy
Author: 0 Coroner identifies body found in river as ex-Bills WR James Hardy

Now, the Allen County Coroner's Office has officially ruled Hardy's death a suicide due to asphyxia from drowning. "We take a look at the past history, both medical, including psych, and law enforcement contacts to give us a picture of the mental state of the individual", the coroner's chief investigator wrote in an email to WANE .

Sport Baseball players take seven-hour, $682 Uber ride to game
Author: 0 Baseball players take seven-hour, $682 Uber ride to game

The four players were forced to turn to Uber after they chose to avoid a 3am wake-up call and travel separately from the rest of triple-A squad and book their own flight. Neither Lowe nor Light pitched in the game. ESPN pointed out that last month Buffalo Bills defensive back Shareece Wright took a 550-mile, eight-hour Uber trip from O'Hare Airport in Chicago to the team's practice site in Orchard Park, N.Y., at a cost of $632 plus a $300 tip.

Sport LeBron James Is Not Happy
Author: 0 LeBron James Is Not Happy

Also, instead of making a move to get into the NBA Draft , the Cavs sat back and watched while the Warriors pounced into the second round by paying $3.5 million for OR standout Jordan Bell. After losing to the Golden State Warriors in five games in the Finals, James told reporters he needed to sit down and "figure out" the Warriors.

Sport How To Stream OJ Simpson's Parole Hearing As It Happens
Author: 0 How To Stream OJ Simpson's Parole Hearing As It Happens

Football legend Simpson, who gained fame with USC and the NFL's Buffalo Bills, was never convicted in the 1994 murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. The parole board cannot consider his murder trial in its decision, but can factor in his age and behavior while in prison. Somewhat buried in that reporting is new that Simpson's eldest daughter, Arnelle Simpson, lives in Fresno.

Sport WR Mike Williams may need season-ending back surgery
Author: 0 WR Mike Williams may need season-ending back surgery

Williams was a star for the Clemson Tigers during their championship run a year ago, hauling in 98 passes for 1.361 yards and 11 touchdowns. Wide receivers Keenan Allen , Tyrell Williams and Dontrelle Inman also missed time this spring because of injuries, although there's no sign that any similar concerns about availability for the coming season exist for that trio.

Sport The Leicester v West Brom 'ABBA' penalty shootout
Author: 0 The Leicester v West Brom 'ABBA' penalty shootout

Claudio Ranieri was controversially dismissed from his duties as Leicester's head coach but Craig Shakespeare did do a fine job taking over Ranieri's role. A draw is given at 21/10. He's made 61 Premier League appearances during his two seasons at the Hawthorns and helped the Baggiest to a 10 place finish in the last campaign.

Sport Dante Fowler arrested for simple battery, criminal mischief
Author: 0 Dante Fowler arrested for simple battery, criminal mischief

Petersburg and attended Lakewood High School where he was a two-sport star in football and track, where he competed as a shot putter. Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler was arrested Tuesday night in his hometown of St. For the Jacksonville Jaguars to right their sinking ship in 2017, they'll need a big season out of key members of its defense like defensive end Dante Fowler Jr.

Sport Confirmed: Liverpool and Crystal Palace line-ups
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Solanke was introduced from the bench just after half-time and took just 11 minutes to score his first goal for the club - receiving a neat flick by Divock Origi before drilling a shot past Wayne Hennessy. But despite the highly-rated player's absence from De Boer's XI, Palace began the friendly the better of the two sides as the Eagles demonstrated early on their commitment to playing the ball out from the back.

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In June, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates broke off diplomatic relations and communication with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism and the Muslim Brotherhood. The Gulf states who cut ties with Qatar last month have given their strongest hint yet that they plan to expel Qatar from the Gulf Cooperation Council, the regional trade and security group.

Sport Could James arrival leave Bayern a Muller light? Ancelotti says no
Author: 0 Could James arrival leave Bayern a Muller light? Ancelotti says no

Arsenal has notably signed Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac so far this summer, but the future of Alexis Sanchez at the club is still tenuous. It is hard to read much into the Gunners displays in Australia, but there were some encouraging performances during their two games at the ANZ Stadium.

Sport Joe Hart completes season loan move to Westham
Author: 0 Joe Hart completes season loan move to Westham

This loan will then be paid by the parent club to Hart to cover his contract for the coming season. Sullivan's full statement on the club's website read : 'Joe was absolutely fantastic for us at Birmingham City eight years ago. Though Bilic offered no immediate guarantees it seems highly likely that it will be Hart between the sticks when West Ham kick off their Premier League season against Manchester United on August 13, not least because his manager is convinced the 30-year-old can be a ...

Sport No agreement between PSG & Neymar - the situation
Author: 0 No agreement between PSG & Neymar - the situation

The 25-year-old signed a new contract with the Catalans until 2021 only last October and the club have announced again that they are totally committed to not selling their marquee star in the foreseeable future. The Brazil global joined the Catalan giants in 2013 and has played alongside Lionel Messi , the five-time Ballon d'Or victor who is regarded as one of the greatest players in the world not only in this era but also one of the best in history.

Sport Wacha puts the Mets into trance
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The Cardinals took advantage of shoddy Mets defense to score four runs in the first two innings. Michael Wacha threw a three-hit complete game shutout and Matt Carpenter had four hits as the St. YANKEES 6, TWINS 3 A two-run double by Gary Sanchez in the fifth inning ended Bartolo Colon's night after a decent start and gave visiting NY a victory over Minnesota.

Sport Will OJ Simpson Be Granted Parole This Week?
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Simpson's parole hearing in Carson City, Nev. Simpson during the former National Football League star's 2008 robbery and kidnapping trial, where he was found guilty and sentenced to nine years in prison, commenting on his client's chances of getting parole .

Sport Leicester City : Robert Huth defender set for lengthy lay-off after ankle op
Author: 0 Leicester City : Robert Huth defender set for lengthy lay-off after ankle op

Mahrez wants a new adventure, and has told the Foxes as much, but they won't let him go for anything less than £35 million (€40m). It sounds like Roma are going to keep trying, but only at a price that is convenient to them. "Outgoings are inevitable at any football club but until there's a bid for your player there's no decision to be made", he added. It is no secret that Mahrez wants to leave the former Premier League champions, and with the interest from the Serie A team, who can ...

Sport Reds midfielder Lucas Leiva completes Lazio move
Author: 0 Reds midfielder Lucas Leiva completes Lazio move

The Brazilian completed a move to Lazio on Tuesday after over a decade on Merseyside, where he really bought in to the spirit of the club and the city. We wish you all the best Lucas and hope that Lazio do well next season! A true cult hero , Lucas was a favorite of Kopites around the world and is now one of those former players we're able to count as true fans of the club.