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Report: Joe Girardi turned down invitation to Yankee reunion

Saturday  21:10,   18 august 2018
yardbarker

<p>The New York Yankees honored their 1998 World Series team on Saturday, but there was one rather conspicuous absence to the festivities.</p>Joe Girardi, who was a backup catcher on the 1998 team and the manager from 2008-2017, was invited to [...]
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10-man Leicester makes 2-0 lead stick

Saturday  21:00,   18 august 2018
nbcsports

Wolves host Man City next week while Leicester visits Southampton. [ STREAM: Watch every PL match live ]A promising third minute break for Wolves ended with Joao Moutinho smashing a shot off the crossbar.A sixth minute corner kick followed, but was[...]

Wilson’s powerful long dribbles a must-see part of Bournemouth’s win

Saturday  21:00,   18 august 2018
nbcsports

"Nice for little old Bournemouth," Wilson said. "Now it is about being consistent, we have another tough game next week."Callum Wilson made West Ham United’s defense look downright[...]

Report: Carson Wentz to return to 11-on-11 drills

Saturday  20:50,   18 august 2018
nbcsports

<p>Nick Foles may be down. So Carson Wentz is about to be up.</p>Wentz will return to 11-on-11 drills when the Eagles resuming practice on Sunday, according to Chris Mortensen of[...]

Coleman edges Prescod by a thousandth in 100m

Saturday  20:32,   18 august 2018
reuters

American Christian Coleman held off fast-finishing local favorite Reece Prescod to take the Birmingham Diamond League 100 meters title by one thousandth of a second on Saturday. In a stacked field Coleman blasted out of the blocks and looked away [...]

Horse racing: Winx beats Black Caviar's record with 26th straight win

Saturday  20:31,   18 august 2018
reuters

Australian champion thoroughbred Winx claimed a Group 1 race named in her honor at Royal Randwick on Saturday to notch a national record 26th successive win and overhaul the great Black Caviar. The seven-year-old mare trained by Chris Waller eased[...]

Redshirt freshmen ready for action after year-long wait

Saturday  19:45,   18 august 2018
ap.org

Redshirt freshmen aren't quite as much of a factor in college football now that so many more players are contributing straight out of high school. But they still can make an impact. Southern California's Jay Tufele and Georgia's Isaiah[...]

Report: Maple Leafs shopping G Calvin Pickard

Saturday  19:40,   18 august 2018
prohockeyrumors

The Maple Leafs had the top goaltending tandem at the minor league level in Garret Sparks and Calvin Pickard. Both players put up strong numbers that should have them on the radar to push for the backup spot against Curtis McElhinney in training[...]

Building off a breakthrough: Nico Hischier

Saturday  19:40,   18 august 2018
nbcsports

Hischier did everything a first-overall pick should in his rookie season.There’s an unwritten wishlist that every team has when they select first overall in the NHL Entry[...]

Josh Gordon returns to the Browns

Saturday  19:35,   18 august 2018
nbcsports

<p>Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon is returning to the team after missing all of training camp and the start of the preseason.</p>Gordon, the highly productive receiver with a long history of substance-abuse issues, said on Twitter today that [...]

VIDEO: Johnson Wagner uses closing hole-out eagle to save season (for now)

Saturday  19:22,   18 august 2018
golfweek

Johnson Wagner uses a closing hole-out eagle at the Wyndham Championship to save his PGA Tour season for now.The 38-year-old came to the final hole of his second round at the Wyndham Championship sitting at 2 under, a number that would turn out to[...]

Why Does Justin Thomas Do This Before Every Swing?

Saturday  19:20,   18 august 2018
golfdigest

Our new video lesson with the major champion takes a deep dive into his process.Thomas recently explained to Golf Digest that he’s checking to make sure the clubface is rotating upward, not pointing to the ground, which would be closed. He says a[...]

Chaparral (Scottsdale, Ariz.) QB Jack Miller ‘committed as ever’ to Ohio State, despite investigation

Saturday  19:06,   18 august 2018
usatodayhss

Despite the ongoing investigation into the Ohio State football program, Scottsdale Chaparral QB Jack Miller's father says his son is 'committed as ever' to the Buckeyes.Chaparral (Scottsdale, Ariz.) junior quarterback Jack Miller made a[...]

Could Kobe Handle Big3 Physicality? Stephen Jackson Can't Believe Someone Asked

Saturday  19:00,   18 august 2018
thepostgame

Stephen Jackson cannot believe someone just asked him if Kobe Bryant could handle the physicality of the Big3. "That question was rhetorical," Jackson said Friday in Dallas. "I can't even spell 'rhetorical' but I know what it mean, and that question [...]

ESPN's Katie Nolan Destroys Twitter User for Bashing LeBron James' 'I Promise' School

Saturday  19:00,   18 august 2018
12up

​LeBron James' recent announcement that ​he is helping to fund a new 'I Promise' school in Akron, Ohio has been met with mixed responses. Some have critiqued James for not fronting the entire cost of the project and instead putting[...]