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Sport Mets acquire AJ Ramos from Marlins
Author: 0 Mets acquire AJ Ramos from Marlins

Ramos gives them a bullpen anchor should things go right, and a solid trade chip if they don't. Make no mistake, this trade is for 2018. Part of the reason is because Ramos will be under club control through next season. The Mets surrendered minor leaguer pitcher Merandy Gonzalez and outfielder Ricardo Cespedes in the deal for Ramos. The only problem Terry Collins would have is deciding who the team's closer would be.

Sport Rooney returns in underwhelming Everton win
Author: 0 Rooney returns in underwhelming Everton win

The England star made his first competitive outing for Everton in 13 years as the Toffees swept aside Slovakian side Ruzomberok in the first leg of the Europa League third qualifying round on Thursday night. However, the English striker returned to his boyhood club Everton in this transfer window, which now means that world record signing Paul Pogba gets paid the most at the club, with his weekly wage reportedly sitting at £290 000 (R4.9 million).

Sport Sri Lanka set 550 to win after Kohli ton
Author: 0 Sri Lanka set 550 to win after Kohli ton

India vs Sri Lanka , 1st Test, will be broadcast live on Sony Six and other channels of Sony Ten network. India now lead by 311 runs but did not enforce the follow-on. "It's the same finger he fractured in 2014", cricket manager Asanka Gurusinha said. "If the pain is there they'll do an MRI scan but at this stage we're just icing it and tomorrow morning we'll know more".

Sport Flores leads alone at RBC Canadian Open
Author: 0 Flores leads alone at RBC Canadian Open

Matt Kuchar fought dizzy spells in the first round of the RBC Canadian Open on Thursday, four days after finishing second behind Jordan Spieth in the British Open . DeLaet drained an 87-footer for birdie on the par-4 8th to jump to 8-under for the championship while Hughes made seven birdies on Friday but had four bogeys as well to fire a 3-under-par 69.

Sport Joey Barton slams FA for stopping him help great Grenfell cause
Author: 0 Joey Barton slams FA for stopping him help great Grenfell cause

The former Burnley man offered his services to play in a forthcoming charity match at Loftus Road for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire . To raise funds to those left homeless by the fire, Marcus will join a host of celebrities who will line-up alongside retired football stars led by QPR legend Les Ferdinand , to play in a match at the team's Loftus Road stadium on 2 September (17).

Sport India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3 Highlights
Author: 0 India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3 Highlights

There will no maiden hundred for Mukund, though, after the opener was trapped leg before Danushka Gunathilaka in what proved to the last ball of the day. With plenty of time still left in the match, India resisted the temptation to send Sri Lanka back in, choosing instead to bat again in the hope of building an unassailable lead before making an early declaration.

Author: 0 Iniesta: PSG target Neymar is worth more than €300m

Barcelona star Neymar is inching closer to a world-record € 222 million move to Psg . The pair were immediately separated when it started and Semedo walked away immediately, something which Neymar didn't want to do. If Neymar joins Psg he'd become the most expensive player in the world as well as one of the better paid footballers. He still has four years of his contract, so there is nothing else to say.

Sport Raiders agree to terms with rookie Gareon Conley
Author: 0 Raiders agree to terms with rookie Gareon Conley

He was absent Monday when rookies first reported. According to this years rookie wage scale, as published by overthecap.com, the No. 24 overall pick is slotted to make $10.467 million over the life of a four-year contract. Kevin Spellacy, Conley's attorney, vehemently denied the allegations to WOIO-TV in Cleveland. Looking to complete the mission what they fell short of finishing a season ago, woe has begotten the Oakland Raiders 2017 season on its first official day.

Author: 0 Yankees star Aaron Judge breaks tooth in home run celebration

Are 5-4 in extra inning games this season, having won three of their last four such games.improved to 5-43 when trailing after eight innings. But during the melee, Judge's mouth was caught by Gardner's helmet, upper-cut style. Several players, including Clint Frazier , Todd Frazier and Chase Headley , repeatedly watched footage of the incident in an effort to find the culprit behind the flying helmet.

Sport Broncos' Shane Ray Out 6-8 Weeks With Torn Wrist Ligament
Author: 0 Broncos' Shane Ray Out 6-8 Weeks With Torn Wrist Ligament

Just like Booker had, Ray figured his injury wasn't a big deal at first. "Booker had the bone that was fractured". Joseph singled out Edebali as a potential player to fill both Barrett and Ray's role saying, "He's capable, we're excited about him".

Sport Neymar Storms Out Of Barca Training Amid Transfer Talk
Author: 0 Neymar Storms Out Of Barca Training Amid Transfer Talk

The pair were immediately separated when it started and Semedo walked away immediately, something which Neymar didn't want to do. Before the situation was allowed to escalate any further, Javier Mascherano intervened, with Semedo returning to the match.

Sport Retired UFC star Brock Lesnar accepts Jon Jones' fight challenge
Author: 0 Retired UFC star Brock Lesnar accepts Jon Jones' fight challenge

To say that this feud has been simmering up until this point would be an understatement. With McGregor's rise to superstar status, the returning Jones feels like MMA fans have forgotten who the greatest MMA fighter actually is. Cormier is the second-best light heavyweight in the world and one of the pound-for-pound best fighters in the sport today. In January 2015 he tested positive for cocaine before defending his title at UFC 182.

Sport UFC counting on 'Cyborg' to put women's division back on map
Author: 0 UFC counting on 'Cyborg' to put women's division back on map

Cyborg has tested positive for banned substances in the past and was given a therapeutic-use exemption to settle questions surrounding a more recent questionable test. Since Jones was stripped of the belt, Cormier won the vacant title and has defended it since then. His absence from the Octagon has birthed a hunger to get back to being a star attraction again.

Sport Liverpool end pursuit to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig
Author: 0 Liverpool end pursuit to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig

Liverpool's position on the matter was leaked to the media this afternoon in a move that some will see as an attempt to apply leverage on Leipzig to U-turn before the transfer window closes . It remains to be seen whether it will be enough to persuade the Bundesliga outfit to sell but it's always hard to keep hold of an unhappy player so I think Liverpool will get a deal agreed in the end.

Sport Conte: I would pick Kane if I had to sign a striker
Author: 0 Conte: I would pick Kane if I had to sign a striker

English top-flight teams have splashed out more than £768 million since the end of last season but Spurs, runners-up to Chelsea in May, have not yet added to their squad. "I think we just need to continue to keep doing what we have". We must have patience and try to rebuild something important. "We tried to buy Walker", he said.

Sport Carl Frampton fight with Andres Gutierrez cancelled after
Author: 0 Carl Frampton fight with Andres Gutierrez cancelled after "accident"

It followed drama at Friday's weigh-in in Belfast when Frampton came in a pound over the featherweight limit. Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs), 30, was apologetic for missing weight. He also recognised the significance of the fight and the potential impact of a loss. An aggressive fighter, with 25 knockouts, he employs his hooks well, and comes forward, a style which ought to suit Frampton, who punctuates clever counter-boxing with rapier two-handed attacks, from the front or back foot.

Sport Ricciardo fastest in Hungary F1 practice
Author: 0 Ricciardo fastest in Hungary F1 practice

Hamilton's title rival Sebastian Vettel , whom he trails by just one point, was only sixth. "It wasn't the easiest start to the weekend", he said. You never know what the other guys are doing, but I do feel like we have gained some grip in the auto.

Sport New Poll Indicates Kaepernick Protest Didn't Affect NFL Viewership
Author: 0 New Poll Indicates Kaepernick Protest Didn't Affect NFL Viewership

In fact, they may have been the biggest. ESPN's Darren Rovell provided the data from the survey of more than 9,200 sports fans. J.D. Power said that 12% of people claimed they watched fewer games previous year. The Ravens could, technically, still sign Kaepernick to help the team weather a significant absence by injured franchise quarterback Joe Flacco. "Honestly I'm not that surprised [that Kaepernick hasn't signed]", said McCourty.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal star refuses agent advice over free transfer

He is, however, scheduled to join Arsenal's pre-season preparations this weekend , with Arsene Wenger having confirmed as much as his side ready themselves for the Emirates Cup . "The players have contracts and we expect them to respect their contracts". Sanchez has been linked with moves to Manchester City and PSG this summer but Wenger has been unerring in his insistence that the club will not sell the forward.

Sport New Zealand appeals World Rugby decision on Sonny Bill William's ban
Author: 0 New Zealand appeals World Rugby decision on Sonny Bill William's ban

SONNY BILL WILLIAMS has appealed against a World Rugby ruling that left him unavailable for New Zealand's Bledisloe Cup opener against Australia. The All Blacks centre was sent off for a unsafe shoulder charge on Lions winger Anthony Watson in the second test in Wellington earlier this month and suspended for four matches.

Sport Titans signing pass rusher Erik Walden
Author: 0 Titans signing pass rusher Erik Walden

He was waived Friday with a non-football injury designation. Earlier, he was accused of assault and sued - along with teammate Tajae Sharpe - for $500,000 in connection to an incident that took place outside a Nashville nightclub in April.

Sport Chiefs trade LB DJ Alexander to Seahawks for LB Kevin Pierre-Louis
Author: 0 Chiefs trade LB DJ Alexander to Seahawks for LB Kevin Pierre-Louis

Chiefs fans saw Pierre-Louis at Arrowhead Stadium n last year's preseason opener, picking up two tackles and pass defended. Alexander made the 2017 AFC Pro Bowl team as an alternate last season. He finished the season with 12 tackles and also logged 71 defensive snaps. He missed most of the 2014 season due to a shoulder injury and has only started one game in his career.

Sport Red Sox LHP Price headed to DL due to elbow ailment
Author: 0 Red Sox LHP Price headed to DL due to elbow ailment

Boston placed the lefty on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to July 25 with elbow inflammation. CSNNE is reporting that Brian Johnson is expected to take the mound instead. But Price has come under fire lately when details of his heated altercation with Red Sox color commentator Dennis Eckersley on a team plane last month came to light over the weekend.

Sport Zlatan Ibrahimovic is on the money
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic is on the money

Ibrahimovic, without a club after suffering a serious knee injury before his United deal expired at the end of last season, has his lovely big face printed on the new 1,000 kroner note. "Obviously Zlatan is a leader, always a big leader", Pogba said . "I can learn from him, from Carras, all the other players and become a leader".