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Sports Astros Trade Aoki, Prospect To Jays For Liriano
Author: 0 Astros Trade Aoki, Prospect To Jays For Liriano

Francisco Liriano is on the move for the second consecutive deadline. Now former Astros outfielder Nori Aoki said he was surprised to learn he had been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays Monday afternoon. His first career Major League Baseball home run came in his big-league debut off of Liriano on August 12, 2016. Liriano, 33, is 6-5 with a 5.88 ERA this season in 18 starts for Toronto.

Sports Pete Rose accused of having sex with underage girl
Author: 0 Pete Rose accused of having sex with underage girl

The couple split in 1980 after almost 16 years of marriage, with Karolyn later citing her famous husband's womanizing as one of the reasons for their breakup. Dowd said in the interview. According to court documents, Rose admitted to a sexual relationship with the woman but claimed it did not begin until she was 16 or take place outside of OH, another accusation leveled against him.

Author: 0 Red Sox GM returns compliment, calls Yankees 'Golden State Warriors' after trades

Devers might have been sent down on Friday had Dustin Pedroia been healthy, but after a 10-for-24 start that's already seen him hit two homers, it looks like he could be up to stay. Reed was traded to the Red Sox on Monday with three prospects heading the other way to the New York Mets . "He kind of put on a clinic", Indians manager Terry Francona said of Fister.

Sports Ravens players say they'd welcome Colin Kaepernick
Author: 0 Ravens players say they'd welcome Colin Kaepernick

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh was in regular contact with Kaepernick this offseason and they spoke again when starting quarterback Joe Flacco informed the team of his current back injury . "The clubs are making those individual evaluations to make the determination whether they think he can help them win, and that's true with any player ".

Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona

He added: "To be honest, I think we were all hoping that we would have been a lot happier at the stage". "Myself, I want to push on as well and I want to have good confidence and play a good season". "The word "not" means there is no interpretation for that". Liverpool have confirmed Joe Gomez (knee ) and Divock Origi (hamstring ) will sit out the preseason tournament after picking up slight knocks in Saturday's friendly with Hertha Berlin.

Author: 0 Liverpool are focussed on winning Premier League title, says Jurgen Klopp

Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti says that Liverpool can perform well in the Champions League if they get through qualification. Jurgen Klopp's side managed to seal fourth spot in the Premier League last season. "The Champions League this year will be more competitive because there are some really important English teams in the competition", Ancelotti said.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo tells Spanish judge: I never tried to avoid taxes
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo tells Spanish judge: I never tried to avoid taxes

Judge Gomez took Ronaldo's testimony as part of an investigation to determine if there are grounds to charge him. Earlier in the day, AS reported that Ronaldo has until August 11 to claim extenuating circumstances in return for a reduced sentence, which would involve him accepting culpability and paying the tax it is claimed he owes plus a fine.

Sports Leicester confident signing Man City striker Kelechi Iheanacho
Author: 0 Leicester confident signing Man City striker Kelechi Iheanacho

Under Pennsylvania Law, Iheanacho faces two years in prison. Iheanacho filed pleadings that denied he knew or spent time with Henry Galeano , who separately claims he is his former agent. If he is found guilty, he could be charge with unsworn falsification, which carries a penalty of up to 2 years. This obviously throws a wrench into his move to Leicester City , the club that shocked the world by winning the English Premier League in 2016.

Sports David Rudisha out of World Athletics Championships in London with injury
Author: 0 David Rudisha out of World Athletics Championships in London with injury

He had hoped he would still get to compete at the Olympic Stadium but the IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) have not budged and named a 28-man competition list. Coe added that he believed the IAAF's decision to exclude the Russian team from the Rio Olympics but allow properly vetted Russians to compete as neutrals was "the right process and remains the right process".

Sports Raiders sign 1st round pick Gareon Conley of Ohio State
Author: 0 Raiders sign 1st round pick Gareon Conley of Ohio State

A Cuyahoga County (Ohio) grand jury declined to indict Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley on a rape allegation. "I am upset but realize that I am powerless when false accusations are made and people try to convict you in the court of public opinion", Conley said.

Sports De La Haye ineligibility another blow to hope for change in NCAA
Author: 0 De La Haye ineligibility another blow to hope for change in NCAA

The UCF athletics department said Monday that the school submitted a waiver on De La Haye's behalf, stipulating that the marketing major could continue to monetize his online videos as long as he did "not reference his status as a student-athlete or depict his football skill or ability".

Sports White Sox lose Moncada to injury, rally past Blue Jays 7
Author: 0 White Sox lose Moncada to injury, rally past Blue Jays 7

Moncada , Chicago's top prospect who was acquired in the offseason trade of Chris Sale to Boston , made his White Sox debut July 19. But with youth comes risk. That the White Sox were able to share a few smiles in the aftermath is in stark contrast to every emotion they experienced in the moments after the fifth-inning collision in shallow right.

Sports Judge Orders Review Of Airline Seat Sizes, Legroom
Author: 0 Judge Orders Review Of Airline Seat Sizes, Legroom

Over the past decade, several US airlines have steadily shrunk the distance between rows and squeezed seat width in order fit more seats on planes. Citing "basic physics", a panel of three judges has ordered the FAA to examine why seats on airplanes have gotten smaller and whether or not they pose a safety risk.

Sports MLB Trade Deadline: Red Sox acquire Addison Reed
Author: 0 MLB Trade Deadline: Red Sox acquire Addison Reed

With the Sox, Reed will step into the set-up role in front of dominant closer Craig Kimbrel . So, the Red Sox's president of baseball operations got to work. Of course, some fans will criticize Dave Dombrowski for emptying the farm by giving up three prospects. The 22-year-old Mejia was 1-1 with a 6.08 ERA in 18 relief appearances Class A Kane County before going to Class-A short season Hillsboro, where he made three relief outings.

Sports Seahawks to sign Kam Chancellor to 3-year, $36 million extension
Author: 0 Seahawks to sign Kam Chancellor to 3-year, $36 million extension

The deal, first reported by ESPN's Josina Anderson , includes $25 million in guaranteed money. "I think it's going to be so live on the field today to know that one of your brothers got a contract extension". A groin injury was the culprit in 2016, and in the season prior Chancellor dealt with shoulder and pelvis injuries. " Hopefully it'll get done any time now .

Sports 'Mayweather vs. McGregor' to be presented live in United States cinemas August 26
Author: 0 'Mayweather vs. McGregor' to be presented live in United States cinemas August 26

Tickets near the ring go for $10,000 and "platinum" seats even closer to the ring sell for $14,995. Promoter Leonard Ellerbe, though, is putting on a courageous face. Although the fight which is dubbed the richest fight in history will be shown on the popular platform United Kingdom and Irish fight fans will have to fork out £19.95 or €24.95 to see the Notorious and Money to toe to toe in Las Vegas.

Sports Dani Alves denies tapping up Neymar over PSG move
Author: 0 Dani Alves denies tapping up Neymar over PSG move

The 25-year-old was good friends with Alves during their time together at Barcelona, before the right-back left for Juventus last year, and now the defender is playing for PSG . I think the match for the Super Bowl team will play actively cheering the fans with a bright start of the season. Monaco gained possession in PSG territory and debutant Youri Tielemans' exquisite throughball was collected by Sidibe, who provided an equally brilliant dink over Alphonse Areola .

Sports Ronaldo to appear in court today over tax evasion claims
Author: 0 Ronaldo to appear in court today over tax evasion claims

Ronaldo, who has won the Ballon D'or four times in addition to his numerous titles at club and global level, is accused of evading €14.7m (£13.1m) of tax owed since 2010, despite being reportedly the world's highest paid athlete . Barcelona megastar Lionel Messi and Real Madrid heartthrob Cristiano Ronaldo would be bigger losses to La Liga than Paris Saint-Germain target Neymar , according to the La Liga president Javier Tebas.

Sports A's to scratch Sonny Gray from start amid trade rumors
Author: 0 A's to scratch Sonny Gray from start amid trade rumors

The Oakland Athletics and New York Yankees continue to discuss a potential trade for right-hander Sonny Gray , with both sides making concessions but no agreement reached yet, sources told ESPN . He's 44-36 with a 3.42 ERA and one All-Star appearance over parts of five seasons with Oakland. Another report, from the Miami Herald , connected the Yankees to Dan Straily.

Sports England vs South Africa
Author: 0 England vs South Africa

The quickest of England's half-centuries was scored by Jonny Bairstow , at a run a ball. After 18 of them, they appeared to be on the fast track. Just at the stroke of lunch, Westley completed his maiden Test half-century and England ended the session at 153 for two. South Africa's "giant" speedster Morne Morkel , is one of the most risky fast bowlers in the world.

Author: 0 Jamie Carragher claims Coutinho has wanted to leave 'for months'

It was assumed that Barcelona's surprise bid on Liverpool's star was a way to appease the unhappy and lonely Neymar in the first place. If the Liga side are serious about landing Coutinho, they will have to pay £133 million for his services according to the Spanish publication.

Sports Isner downs Harrison for fourth ATP Atlanta title
Author: 0 Isner downs Harrison for fourth ATP Atlanta title

The momentum had appeared to be with Edmund after he fought back in the opening set to win it on a tie-break, but the Beverley-based player soon fell behind in the second and Harrison successfully served it out. Harrison saved a match point with a forehand victor before giving himself a set-point at 7-6. "More importantly than that I am pretty confident as well".

Author: 0 Arsenal 5 Benfica 2: Theo Walcott At The Double In Emirates Cup

Lacazette was replaced by Theo Walcott late on but the Gunners could not find an equaliser - although they still ended the weekend lifting silverware. But the confusion was shared amongst the players as well, with Sevilla striker Wissam Ben Yedder taking to Twitter as a result . The Gunners won their opening game 24 hours earlier when they overcame Portuguese club Benfica 5-2 courtesy of goals from Theo Walcott (2), Olivier Giroud , Alex Iwobi and an own goal from Lisandro Lopez, ...