Tatyana McFadden, recovering from blood clots, finishes fourth at Boston Marathon

The Swiss were in a record kind of mood at yesterday's Boston Marathon. Hug took a third successive win and men's World Marathon Majors title after sprinting away from van Dyk to finish in a course record 1:18.04. But McFadden, 27, lay in a hospita... More..

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Cahill to come off DL to pitch for Padres in Atlanta

The rest of the story belongs to the Braves bats, but we're a Padres blog and you're Padres fans, so let's focus on the Padres . The team had a lot of exciting things planned - Braves legends Bobby Cox...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Alex Cobb: Cobb surrenders four runs on 11 hits vs. Sox

October seems very far away, but with 12 games completed, there are some early signs that can be taken from the Boston Red Sox since opening day. Betts last struck out on September 12, 2016. Ramirez got a run b...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Red Bull loses speed when it matters in F1 Bahrain qualifying

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, from left to right, pose after the qualifying session for the Bahrain Form...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson defends decision to rest starters

RAPTORS 98, CAVALIERS 83: In Cleveland, Jonas Valanciunas made his first career 3-pointer and the Toronto Raptors closed the regular season with a win over the Cavaliers, who didn't play their "Big 3" All-St...More..

Masters 2017: Jason Day encouraged by mother's prognosis, thanks well-wishers
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Masters 2017: Jason Day encouraged by mother's prognosis, thanks well-wishers

As you may have gathered, Dustin Johnson is the favourite to win the 2017 US Masters ahead of Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy. The Northern Irishman can complete the career grand slam with a Masters victory th...More..

RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery

He will be re-evaluated in six weeks time, as Oakland now has no timetable as to when its shortstop may be able to return. There won't be a timetable for his return until he is seen again by Shin in late May, t...More..

A's Manaea, Dull combine on 6 no-hit innings vs Astros
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A's Manaea, Dull combine on 6 no-hit innings vs Astros

Morton went five innings striking out six and allowing three runs. Manaea took a shutout into the sixth and maintained the no-hitter despite allowing two runs on a fielding error by shortstop Adam Rosales. ...More..

Marcus Semien placed on 10-day disabled list; Chad Pinder recalled
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Marcus Semien placed on 10-day disabled list; Chad Pinder recalled

There is now no timetable for his recovery, though he won't even be reevaluated for another six weeks after the procedure, so it could be awhile until he is back with the A's. Semien hit just.238 with the A's a...More..

Facebook Murder Suspect's Ex-Girlfriend Speaks Out
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Facebook Murder Suspect's Ex-Girlfriend Speaks Out

Pennsylvania became a topic of discussion for authorities when Stephens' cell phone pinged in Erie, which is about 100 miles east of Cleveland , according to Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams. In the ho...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Playoff hockey back in Toronto as Wilson plays the villain

The importance of a slight disparity like that can be debated, but the Maple Leafs' 61 percent edge in a game that lasted more than 90 minutes took a toll on the Capitals on Saturday night, especially as they w...More..

Kenyans Kirui, Kiplagat win Boston Marathon
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Kenyans Kirui, Kiplagat win Boston Marathon

Kirui finished in two hours, nine minutes and 37 seconds in just his third competitive marathon after debuting at Rotterdam and Amsterdam past year. Kiplagat, a 38-year-old mother of two, ran alone for the fi...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Champions League: Griezmann stars as Atletico Madrid outplay Leicester City

Unconvincing defending then led to Yohan Cabaye scoring Palace's first goal , before Christian Benteke headed the hosts level having leapt highest when heavily leaning on Yohan Benalouane. He trained with the ...More..

Gary Lineker reacts to Arsenal's 2-1 win over Middlesbrough
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Gary Lineker reacts to Arsenal's 2-1 win over Middlesbrough

Mesut Ozil kept alive Arsenal's hopes of a top-four finish as Middlesbrough slid closer to the Premier League exit door on Monday night. "We had to get back to basics, it's a massive honour to play for a te...More..

Judge dismisses rape charge against former 49er McDonald
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Judge dismisses rape charge against former 49er McDonald

McDonald, 29, was arrested early Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 by San Jose Police on felony domestic violence charges. The accusation was made by a woman who attended a party at McDonald's house in 2014, when he was ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Leicester City hopeful of Wes Morgan return for Atletico Madrid clash

Leicester caretaker manager Craig Shakespeare has called on his players to make a mockery of their underdog status once again and pull off a major Champions League shock on Tuesday night. The feeling around ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tony Allen out indefinitely as Grizzlies head into playoffs

Memphis was outscored by 39 points in the 26 minutes its sixth man played. "The best part was the team keeping its composure, not going off in different directions and just trying to do what he planned exec...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo on his 100th European goal - News

Guardiola was humiliated on his three returns to Spain as Bayern boss in three semi-final, first legs on the way to elimination against Real, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. It wasn't a penalty but that happens ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Charles Barkley Was "Uncomfortable" Seeing Isaiah Thomas Cry

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this hard time. He was emotional again when the team held a moment of silence prior to tip off. The Celtics seemed to not even try to get offensive boards the...More..

Mauricio Pochettino: Seven points is
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Mauricio Pochettino: Seven points is "a massive difference"

Meanwhile, Tottenham clinched a 2-0 win against Burnley at Turf Moor , thanks to goals by Eric Dier and Heung Min Son . "For us, it is to be focused". The title picture could look very different when th...More..

Draymond Green Puts on Best All-Around Performance in Warriors' Playoff History
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Draymond Green Puts on Best All-Around Performance in Warriors' Playoff History

McCollum scored a playoff career-best 41 points and Lillard had 34, but the Warriors made the crucial big plays on both ends down the stretch, with Portland playing without injured centre Jusuf Nurkic . McCollu...More..

Antonio Conte reveals when Chelsea will win the title
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Antonio Conte reveals when Chelsea will win the title

According to The Sun , a Chelsea staff member allegedly told a Manchester City rival in Italian "we f***** you up the a***". However, the pair are due to meet again in the Premier League this weekend, and G...More..

Germany still hunting perpetrators of Dortmund bus attack
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Germany still hunting perpetrators of Dortmund bus attack

The attack, in which three pipe bombs were left close to the team's bus ahead of Tuesday's game against Monaco in Dortmund, left centre back Marc Bartra with a broken wrist. UEFA official Giorgio Marchetti told...More..

Kenyans sweep titles at Boston Marathon
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Kenyans sweep titles at Boston Marathon

She easily beat the old American record of 2:25.53 for the fastest first-time marathon, set by Kara Goucher in NY in 2008. Kiplagat won the women's 15-kilometer race in the 2010 Boilermaker with a course-reco...More..

NBA Today | Cavaliers still in search of defense after Game 1 win
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

NBA Today | Cavaliers still in search of defense after Game 1 win

This journey to repeating will be a insane one, but if LeBron James can put up these possible numbers, his Cavs will be ready to smoke the East and make an interesting Finals trilogy. This was a fantastic mov...More..

Antonio Conte refuses to dwell on cause of Thibaut Courtois' ankle injury
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Antonio Conte refuses to dwell on cause of Thibaut Courtois' ankle injury

Sweden great Ibrahimovic noted after the Anderlecht game that he was "tired" and is seemingly being rested ahead of this week's return tie. "The bad news is he's injured and it's important to work for the rec...More..

Real Madrid star tells club to sign Dele Alli
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Real Madrid star tells club to sign Dele Alli

Interest in Alli is set to be at an all-time high this summer and Bale thinks the England global could slot straight into any side's starting XI. Dele Alli is supposedly worth 34.1 million Euro, making him th...More..

49ers, Bears
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

49ers, Bears "most antsy" to trade down in first round

They, along with the Chicago Bears (No. 3 overall) and New York Jets (No. 6 overall) are the teams picking in the top 10 that are most interested in moving back, per Peter King of MMQB . 1 selection and appare...More..

Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook secures 42nd triple-double of season
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook secures 42nd triple-double of season

Westbrook is now the owner of the NBA's all-time record with 42 triple-doubles for a single season. The debate on who should win the 2017 NBA MVP award has picked up in the final weeks of the regular season e...More..

Klopp delighted by Liverpool concentration
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Klopp delighted by Liverpool concentration

Moreno fired wide from distance instead of playing a pass, but Klopp explained: "I told him after the game: 'I know everyone thinks you can play in Daniel Sturridge, but actually he would have been offside'". K...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Lewis Hamilton 'deflated' after costly Bahrain GP pit-stop error

Raikkonen, who was stuck behind the Williams of Felipe Massa early on overtook him on lap eight, feels he was then unfortunate to end up behind the Brazilian again thanks to the timing of the safety auto. On th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Yankees' Pineda ideal through 6 innings in home opener

The New York Yankees won their home opener defeating the Rays 8-1 on Monday afternoon. "We had opportunities early that we didn't capitalize on. These guys showed a lot today". Pineda's last win was August ...More..

Phillies righty Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Phillies righty Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews

He connected to deep left in the fourth off Adam Morgan and drove another one way out to left in the fifth against Morgan. Cespedes first got a home run hat trick on August 21, 2015 in a 14-9 win over t...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Yelich, Stanton HRs lift Marlins past Mets

Miami Marlins' J.T. Riddle watches the ball as he hits a two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Sunday, April 16, 2017, in Miami . Yelich scored in the sixth, bu...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Begovic shares why Tottenham results are irrelevant after Chelsea title blow

They last met in the final four back in 2012 and it was Chelsea who ran out comfortable 5-1 winners on that occasion. Mignolet's position appeared in danger when Reds manager Jurgen Klopp signed Loris Karius a ...More..