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Opinion: Astros dominate opponents behind powerful offense, spectacular pitching

The Astros continue to bludgeon the opposition, winning 21-1 and 15-0 in back-to-back games and outscoring its opponents by 255 runs this season.      ...

Opinion: Astros dominate opponents behind powerful offense, spectacular pitching

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Cubs vs. Reds: This pitching matchup is bad for offense The Cincinnati Reds are the top team to playing totals Under in MLB this year and face a starting pitcher in Kyle Hendricks who has been dominant at home this season. In his seven home starts in 2019, Hendricks is 4-1 with a 1.65 ERA and has allowed 0.9 walks and 0.37 home runs per......
23:51, 07/15/2019

Mets’ offense stays silent, pitching is limping as it gets ugly MILWAUKEE — In remembrance of an iconic sitcom set in this city, these are “Unhappy Days” for the Mets. Their season may have jumped the shark Sunday, when starting pitcher Jason Vargas departed with “mild” left hamstring tightness and a makeshift lineup stagnated. And after the Mets’ 3-2 loss to th...
03:34, 05/06/2019

Pitching, offense are at a loss as Baltimore’s free fall continues Starter Aaron Brooks fails to produce a spark and offense is AWOL as Orioles fall to Red Sox, 9-1, for their fifth consecutive loss and 10th in 11 games....
10:34, 08/17/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros dominate White Sox Justin Verlander carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and Michael Brantley keyed a four-run uprising in the fifth with an opposite-field double to left as the Houston Astros claimed a 5-1 victory over the visiting Chicago White Sox on Tuesday....
10:00, 05/22/2019

Astros acquire Greinke in stunning pitching grab Zack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five innings on Wednesday, and that was the good news for the Bronx Bombers when it comes to the veteran pitcher....
01:17, 08/01/2019

Watch: Astros dominate Rays despite Justin Verlander ejection Houston Astros star Justin Verlander watched his double-digit strikeout streak come to an end before being ejected during a dominating victory against the Tampa Bay Rays....
18:51, 08/28/2019

Astros’ pitching looks scary good with Zack Greinke on deck HOUSTON — Another day, another dominant pitching performance by the Astros. Justin Verlander struck out 10 on Sunday and the Astros beat the Mariners 3-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. A day after Astros newcomer Aaron Sanchez and three relievers combined on a no-hitter, Verlander (15-4) took over t...
08:51, 08/05/2019

Houston Astros acquire Zack Greinke in stunning deadline pitching grab Astros eclipse Yankees as AL favorites with stunning tradeNL-leading Dodgers add infield depth with Jedd Gyorko dealNationals reshape bullpen, adding three relievers at deadlineZack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five innings on Wednesday, and that was the good news f...
23:51, 07/31/2019

Yordan Alvarez hits titanic home run as Houston Astros continue to overpower opponents Yordan Alvarez's blast is only the second ball ever to reach Minute Maid Park's upper deck as Houston outscores opponents 32-1 in 11-inning span.       ...
08:51, 09/10/2019

Opinion: Winners and losers from a spectacular Indianapolis 500 Simon Pagenaud scored his first victory and NBC broadcast its first Indy 500, but neither meteorologists nor Marco Andretti had a good day.        ...
14:00, 05/28/2019

Opinion: After years in slog, LSU's offense finally goes from archaic to arcade game After LSU outscored No. 9 Texas on the road, it’s time to consider whether the Tigers might finally be ready to match up with Alabama in the SEC West.       ...
23:34, 09/08/2019

Opinion: Freshman QB Kedon Slovis makes it easy to get caught up in fun of USC's offense Freshman Kedon Slovis helped USC rally from a 17-3 deficit while throwing for 377 yards and three touchdowns as the Torjans beat Stanford 45-20.       ...
23:34, 09/08/2019

Opinion: US women aren't backing off at World Cup as they dominate Chile Carli Lloyd becomes the first player with a goal in six consecutive World Cup games in the Americans' 3-0 rout against Chile on Sunday.       ...
00:51, 06/17/2019

Opinion: Sharks' scary-looking offense carries Game 1, and Blues have plenty to adjust San Jose Sharks take advantage of turnovers and penalties to defeat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 during Game 1 of the Western Conference final.        ...
08:00, 05/12/2019

Opinion: Opponents aren't only factor working against US women at World Cup US women have the toughest path and will get the least amount of rest among the favorites in the World Cup knockout rounds.       ...
21:51, 06/22/2019

Opinion: US confidence rubbing some opponents the wrong way, and that's a good thing US women rolled through group stage with a record 18 goals and three shutouts, and the trash talking on all sides should be considered a good thing.       ...
19:51, 06/23/2019

Opinion: Astros save MLB trade deadline from being an all-time dud In what was emerging as the dullest and most pathetic trade deadlines in ages, the Astros stepped up and seized the moment, grabbing Zack Greinke.       ...
01:51, 08/01/2019

Spectacular vertical gardens around the world Vertical green walls are living gardens made up of plants and flowers. These architectural gems are in India, Australia, Singapore, California and beyond.       ...
18:00, 07/10/2019

Going underground: the world's most spectacular caves A cave complex recently reopened on the north Kent coast joins an array of interesting, awe-inspiring and historic grottos from Iceland to New ZealandCocoons of glistening ice in Vatnajökull glacier, Iceland; geometric Fingal’s Cave in Scotland; echoey mouths of darkness in Mexico’s cenotes. All ove...
16:00, 08/23/2019

Watch: Over 500 Drones Put Up Spectacular Light Show Most of us have seen light and sound shows, but this one was a little different. A video has captured a spectacular light show put on with the help of 526 drones in China....
10:34, 05/29/2019

The Blues' Game 7 hero was as unlikely as he was spectacular Blues goalie wasn't even in the NHL at the start of the season, and after a Game 7 Stanley Cup win, it makes you ask: Who else is out there?       ...
19:51, 06/13/2019

The most spectacular money-no-object experiences in Dubai Dubai has broad range of high-end attractions to cater to the superwealthy. From from gold body masks to yatch parties, these are the most spectacular, money-no-object experiences....
02:00, 08/07/2019

Bentley EXP 100 GT revealed as spectacular take on the grand tourer Centenary concept looks to 2035 with unparalleled luxury and interactivity plus up to 1340bhp from four electric motors Bentley is marking its centenary – to the day – by launching a large and highly intelligent electric car called the EXP 100 GT. The concept is designed as a physical embodiment o...
18:00, 07/10/2019

A Hurricane Obliterated Hawaii's Most Spectacular Reef Rapture Reef was an undersea Eden, hundreds of miles out in a remote, ocean wilderness. It was a pristine, coral wonderland, renowned among marine biologists. But now it’s gone. This month, stunned scientists discovered that a hurricane wiped Rapture Reef off the map last fall.Read more......
23:34, 08/27/2019

6 Spectacular Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World With the sun shining high, the summer solstice, aka the longest day of the year, is a day for celebration for many people around the world. For people living north of the equator, Friday, June 21 is the longest day and shortest night of 2019. ...
03:34, 06/22/2019

Trump Says Saudi Crown Prince Doing "Spectacular Job" US President Donald Trump Saturday praised Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, saying he was doing a "spectacular job" as the pair met on the sidelines of the G20 summit....
05:00, 06/29/2019

Adam Haseley Kept Everyone Guessing After His Spectacular Catch On a daily basis, professional athletes do things that normal people couldn’t dream of doing. But at least most of the time they seem kind of excited about their superhuman feats! Not Phillies outfielder Adam Haseley, though. In Wednesday night’s game against the Reds, with his team down a run in th...
17:17, 09/05/2019

Driverless truck stopped in spectacular Autobahn action A runaway truck whose driver had died at the wheel was brought to a halt on the German Autobahn by another daring driver and police. Other truck drivers took measures to protect nearby road users....
10:34, 05/10/2019

Caño Cristales: Colombia's spectacular 'liquid rainbow' Visit Caño Cristales at the right time (roughly June to November), and you'll be delighted by Colombia's spectacular "liquid rainbow." Find out about this amazing river and how to get there....
18:34, 05/03/2019

Spectacular Bamboo Treehouse That Sits In A Jungle Is Available To Rent Tucked away in the lush jungles of Indonesia is a treehouse that is every Instagrammer's dream. Crafted entirely out of locally-grown Asper bamboo, the Aura House sits on top of the Ayung River Gorge......
20:00, 08/16/2019

Inland by Téa Obreht review – a spectacular reinvention of the western This follow-up to the award-winning The Tiger’s Wife is an otherworldly vision of 19th-century Arizona“There are wounds of time and there are wounds of person,” cautions a camel driver in the extraordinary second novel by Téa Obreht. “Sometimes people come through their wounds, but time does not. So...
15:00, 08/07/2019

Game of Thrones Almost Had a Spectacular Battle That Would've Delighted Fans What could've been...that's the stage of life after Game of Thrones we're in. During an interview with the Filmmaker Toolkit, director Miguel Sapochnik, the man who helmed......
17:51, 06/20/2019

Trump Praises Saudi Crown Prince for Doing 'a Spectacular Job' President Trump gave a rare endorsement to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who was shunned by most leaders at the Group of 20 summit after the murder of a prominent Saudi journalist....
08:00, 06/29/2019

Home run robbers get praise _ and swag for spectacular plays Thieves: Baseball's elite outfielders get praise _ and swag from pitchers for making spectacular plays to rob home runs.       ...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Spectacular Bamboo Treehouse In Jungle Is Every Instagrammer's Dream Tucked away in the lush jungles of Indonesia is a treehouse that is every Instagrammer's dream. Crafted entirely out of locally-grown Asper bamboo, the Aura House sits on top of the Ayung River Gorge......
22:34, 08/14/2019

This Coconut Tres Leches Cake is Vegan and It Is Spectacular Every cook needs a go-to dessert recipe. Even if you insist you’re really more of a cook than a baker, even if you’re put off by scales and stand mixers and specialty flours and expensive silicone mats, I promise that there’s a back-pocket recipe out there for you—and I think it should be an oil cak...
01:51, 08/20/2019

Anthony Kay’s Mets hype grows with spectacular outing Anthony Kay is on the Mets’ radar, according to manager Mickey Callaway, but the left-hander wasn’t given serious consideration for a promotion to start against the Nationals on Monday. The 24-year-old up-and-comer then sent a strong message, throwing seven no-hit innings before being lifted in Doub...
04:34, 05/21/2019

Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job' US president ignores media questions about murder of Jamal Khashoggi in meeting with Saudi crown prince at G20Donald Trump has praised Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, saying he was doing a “spectacular job” as the pair met on the sidelines of the G20 summit.“You have done a spectacu...
07:34, 06/30/2019

WWE made up for years of Bayley missteps with one spectacular night Becky Lynch still has one belt, Bayley has one, too, and the entire women’s division is better for it. Bayley winning the women’s Money in the Bank ladder match, helping out a defeated Lynch and cashing in on Charlotte Flair to become SmackDown women’s champion was one of the better pay-per-view sto...
19:34, 05/20/2019

Pink review – gymnastic spectacular from pop's great noncomformist Principality Stadium, CardiffThe star condenses the energy of an entire tour into a single show that’s a riot of circus athleticism and crowd-pleasing hitsPink is hanging upside down from a towering, diamante-encrusted chandelier. As it swings, she snarls, winks and breaks into Get the Party Started...
14:34, 06/21/2019

Chiefs could be even more explosive on offense this season No team in the NFL last season made more big plays on offense than the Kansas City Chiefs, and they could make even more of them this season       ...
20:17, 07/31/2019

The Giants’ offense is now Saquon Barkley’s Leading into the start of training camp (rookies report July 22, veterans July 24) The Post will provide Giants fans with a position-by-position look at the roster. Next up: The running backs. Star power is alive and well in blue with Saquon Barkley in the fold. The guy is too good to be true, with....
22:34, 07/09/2019

The Air Raid Offense Invades an N.F.L. That It Already Conquered As Kliff Kingsbury and Kyler Murray bring college’s most productive passing offense to the pros, its creators have one nitpick: It’s been there for years....
21:18, 08/13/2019

Justin Upton Makes A Spectacular Leaping Attempt Really Nowhere Near The Ball Justin Upton leads all active MLB outfielders with 82 career errors. The galaxy-brained solution to avoid adding to that tally? Misplay a ball so badly he ends up nowhere near it, giving the official scorer no choice but to rule it a hit....
19:51, 07/18/2019

Congratulate PM Modi For NDAs Spectacular Victory: Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for NDAs spectacular victory in the country as well in the state....
04:34, 05/24/2019

Vintage planes soar over Lady Liberty in spectacular display This thrilling photo shows a squadron of World War II planes accompanying a DC-3 across New York Harbor — with Lady Liberty herself appearing to wave them through with her torch. The planes were en route to Long Island Saturday, for the 16th Annual Bethpage Air Show. The show, at Jones Beach S...
11:34, 05/26/2019

Yankees break obscure home run record in spectacular fashion Well, that was quick. The Yankees wasted no time making MLB history on Tuesday, homering for a 28th straight game, breaking the mark they briefly shared with the 2002 Rangers. DJ LeMahieu led off the bottom of the first with a home run to left off Toronto lefty Clayton Richard in The Bronx. For good...
04:00, 06/26/2019

Not all of West Side Story has aged gracefully, but its spectacular dancing sure has There’s a moment in West Side Story, the tragic and melodramatic musical that was 1961’s biggest box-office hit, where whirling bodies drift out of focus. It’s a simple transition between scenes, a way to get from a cluttered Upper West Side tenement apartment to a crowded dancehall. But it also spe...
14:17, 05/03/2019

LA Clippers set for spectacular haul of Kawhi Leonard and Paul George Sources indicate NBA finals MVP will head to Los AngelesMove comes after Leonard won NBA title with RaptorsRaptors teammate Danny Green will join LA LakersMultiple sources say the Los Angeles Clippers will land Kawhi Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thund...
14:02, 07/06/2019

Researchers Find Roman Villas and a Spectacular Mosaic in Egypt In Egypt, archaeologists have found some important Roman ruins, in the historic city of Alexandria.  ...
21:51, 07/22/2019

Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano erupts in spectacular fashion Mexico's Popocatepetl erupts in spectacular fashion. The volcano's been particularly active in recent months with 25 million people living nearby.        ...
05:00, 09/03/2019

'Spectacular' jawbone discovery sheds light on ancient Denisovans Scientists extract proteins from a molar to shed light on origins of mysterious speciesA human jawbone found in a cave on the Tibetan plateau has revealed new details about the appearance and lifestyle of a mysterious ancient species called Denisovans.The 160,000-year-old fossil, comprising a powerf...
20:51, 05/01/2019

Watch Thailand’s New King Being Carried Through the Capital in a Spectacular Procession (BANGKOK) — Thailand’s newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn made a spectacular public appearance in front of his countrymen Sunday, carried atop a golden palanquin by soldiers in ancient fighting uniforms in a procession through Bangkok’s historic quarter. Hundreds of other soldi...
07:00, 05/06/2019

Spectacular crashes mark action-packed Paris ePrix Formula E's wildly unpredictable fifth season continued at a rain-soaked Paris ePrix, as Robin Frijns became the eighth different driver to win one of the eight races this season....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Volcano puts on spectacular show after lying dormant for 95 years Incredible images captured by the International Space Station show a Russian volcano shooting off a massive mushroom cloud after lying dormant since 1924.       ...
19:51, 06/26/2019

Spider-Man: Far From Home Is a Spectacular Leap Forward for Peter Parker and the MCU Because Spider-Man: Far From Home is the first major Marvel Cinematic Universe film set explicitly after the events of Avengers: Endgame, the great responsibility resting on its shoulders is twofold. Not only does the movie have to bring its titular hero back down to Earth from the most epic adventu...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Kalidou Koulibaly’s spectacular own goal hands Juventus win over Napoli Kalidou Koulibaly’s stoppage-time own goal handed Juventus a thrilling 4-3 home win against Napoli, who had fought back from 3-0 down.Cristiano Ronaldo looked to have put the game beyond Napoli when he struck Juve’s third goal just after the hour-mark following first-half goals from the substitute D...
02:17, 09/01/2019

Jets’ offense leaves the defense stunned Highlights from the Jets practice on Thursday: Something good In one of the final 11-on-11 team drills, quarterback Sam Darnold connected with receiver Quincy Enunwa to his left and cornerback Trumaine Johnson and safety Jamal Adams collided on the play, leaving the wide-open Enunwa to score on a 25...
03:51, 08/02/2019

Giants safety Kenny Ladler has big day against the offense Highlights from the Giants practice on Thursday: Something good Kenny Ladler was consistently ball-hawking throughout practice. The safety had a pair of pass breakups against Alex Tanney and later intercepted Kyle Lauletta in the end zone. Something bad During seven-on-seven red-zone drills, the def...
03:51, 08/02/2019

Mets’ offense has fallen apart at the worst time Nineteen runs in seven games. Two runs or less in five of those games. Six hits or less in four of them. It’s not a mystery why the Mets’ playoff hopes are suddenly on life support. The bottom has fallen out of the offense, a trend that began in the final game of a sweep......
18:17, 08/30/2019

Missouri QB Kelly Bryant Learns New Offense Missouri quarterback Kelly Bryant discusses transition to new program after transferring from Clemson. (jULY 15)       ...
01:34, 07/16/2019

No. 7 Michigan unveils new offense against Middle Tennessee No. 7 Michigan has high hopes and many have high expectations for coach Jim Harbaugh's fifth team and it can't afford to get stunned in the season-opening game       ...
04:51, 08/30/2019

MLS transactions: Playoff hopefuls look overseas for offense Sitting one point out of the playoffs in the Eastern Conference standings, Toronto FC on Tuesday turned to Europe in an effort to boost their offense....
04:51, 07/31/2019

Road statistics reveal so much about LA’s underrated offense Major League Baseball wants to keep the nation’s eyes glued to TVs (or other devices) on the heels of this week’s Home Run Derby and All-Star Game. That’s why the defending world champion Boston Red Sox are scheduled to host the Los Angeles Dodgers in a broadcast friendly World Series rematch. Satur...
23:17, 07/13/2019

The Steelers think they’ll be just fine on offense, and more NFL offseason takeaways Pittsburgh is retooling after losing Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown. Plus, the Cardinals adopted the Air Raid, and the Jaguars are dealing with distractions....
17:51, 06/19/2019

Le’Veon Bell getting MRI as Jets offense falls apart The Jets’ offense could be in awful shape Monday night. In addition to Sam Darnold being out against the Browns with mono, Le’Veon Bell isn’t practicing Thursday because of a sore shoulder and will get an MRI exam, head coach Adam Gase said, leaving his status for Week 2 up in the ...
20:01, 09/12/2019

Vikings debut new offense in 34-25 preseason win over Saints Kirk Cousins was flawless in his lone series in Minnesota's new offensive scheme and the Vikings defeated New Orleans 34-25 in the preseason opener for both clubs       ...
09:51, 08/10/2019

LSU has a brand-new offense -- but can it pass a test vs. Texas? Coach Ed Orgeron has promised a more impactful offense. QB Joe Burrow says he can confidently lead that unit. So, is it finally time to take LSU seriously?...
18:34, 09/06/2019

Yankees’ offense goes off again to survive slight scare Call the Yankees’ lineup whatever you want. Lately, you can call them unstoppable. They reached double digits for the first time on Saturday since they played arena baseball against the Red Sox in London last month and needed the outburst in an 11-5 victory over the Rockies. But despite it being 94 ...
01:51, 07/21/2019

Sam Darnold has bold expectations for this Jets offense A recently shaven Adam Gase caused most of the ruckus on an otherwise slow holiday Monday in Florham Park. Gone was the beard that had grown almost since the day he was introduced as the Jets new coach. It’s a look that wasn’t welcomed by all. “I told him today, you look like a totally......
18:34, 09/03/2019

Trump Inspires California Lawmakers to Go on Offense California Democrats have been energized by a wave of anti-Trump sentiment to enact a sweeping liberal agenda that in almost every way offers a counternarrative to Trump administration policies....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Jay Gruden says Redskins’ offense will run through Derrius Guice If Guice starts, and assuming Trent Williams continues his holdout, Washington will have new starters at quarterback, running back, X receiver, slot receiver, left tackle and left guard from the roster that started the 2018 season....
09:35, 09/03/2019

The Yankees Continue to Dominate. Is That Enough? Despite Sunday’s loss to the Indians, the Yankees are focused on achieving the best record in the regular season and home field advantage in the playoffs....
06:51, 08/19/2019

The Spectacular Fall Of India's 'Dosa King' Who Founded Saravana Bhavan Rajagopal, 71, always dressed in white with a strip of sandalwood paste on his forehead, is the pious son of a low-caste onion trader from a village in Tamil Nadu....
11:17, 07/03/2019

Non-league footballer scores spectacular goal from inside own half – video Whickham FC midfielder Dale Burrell scored a stunning equaliser from well behind the halfway line against Bishop Auckland in their Northern League Cup tie. Burrell spotted the keeper off his line before making an audacious attempt reminiscent of David Beckham's famous goal against Wimbledon. Whickha...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Professor Brian Cox review – science and hair combine in arena spectacular First Direct Arena, LeedsUniversal: Adventures in Space and Time is a jaw-dropping reminder that human life is both irrelevant and hugely preciousThere are loads of mind-boggling facts in Brian Cox’s two-and-a-half-hour arena show. That our nearest neighbouring galaxy, Andromeda, is 2.5m light years...
14:51, 09/13/2019

The Orion spacecraft flew Tuesday morning and it looked pretty spectacular At 7am ET on Tuesday morning, a Peacekeeper missile launched a boilerplate Orion spacecraft. It went fast. Early on Tuesday morning, a former Peacekeeper missile lofted a boilerplate Orion spacecraft to an altitude just shy of 10km before a powerful escape mo...
23:51, 07/02/2019

Sam Darnold has plan to bring out greatness in Jets offense It wasn’t exactly Joe Namath before Super Bowl III, but Sam Darnold all but predicted greatness from the Jets offense this season. “If we can get the details right, I think we’ll be hard to beat,” Darnold said Sunday at the end of practice at the Jets training facility in Florham Park. By deta...
15:19, 08/12/2019

Brazilians support Bolsonaro after Macron's 'offense': minister French President Emmanuel Macron offended his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's foreign minister told Reuters on Wednesday, adding he believed Brazilians support their far-right leader in his spat with Paris....
00:17, 08/29/2019

Ricardo Allen wants to coach offense when his career ends Falcons free safety Ricardo Allen has spent his whole career playing defense, but the fifth-year starter wants to coach offense when his playing days are over       ...
23:17, 07/28/2019

Justin Trudeau ‘pissed off’ at himself for ‘brownface,’ admits second offense Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday night after a photo of him surfaced wearing “brownface” and a turban at a party in 2001 — but admitted it was not the first time he had donned skin-darkening makeup. Trudeau offered the mea culpa soon after Time Magazine posted the photo of...
08:18, 09/19/2019

Indiana finds new ways to take advantage of spread offense Indiana is spreading the ball around effectively with its new spread offense; now faces bigger challenge in No. 6 Ohio State       ...
02:17, 09/10/2019

Forward-thinking: Avs defenseman Barrie chips in on offense Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie is constantly thinking as a forward. His goal and two assists in Game 2 at San Jose helped Colorado tie the second-round series at one apiece.        ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

Justin Verlander Says MLB Is Juicing Baseballs To Goose Up Offense Astros pitcher and American League All-Star Justin Verlander is convinced that baseball’s ongoing surge of home runs is not only the result of a more aerodynamic baseball, but is the result of a baseball that has been intentionally juiced during manufacturing in order to produce more offense. Verlan...
13:00, 07/09/2019

Jamison Crowder will be a huge weapon for new Jets offense As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is possible to fully evaluate them before......
20:51, 07/09/2019

Aaron Rodgers has yet to put his stamp on Packers' new offense Matt LaFleur and Aaron Rodgers will have to find common ground during the Packers' offensive transition and there could be rough patches.       ...
19:17, 06/17/2019

Kyrgios considered for 'major offense' for 'corrupt' comment The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the men's tennis tour "corrupt" because it fined him more than $100,000 for his behavior during a match last month....
12:51, 08/29/2019

Investors Play Offense With Defense-Focused Stocks The U.S. may have held off on an airstrike against Iran in favor of sanctions, but U.S. stock investors are decidedly choosing aerospace and defense....
21:51, 06/24/2019

Mets’ offense and bullpen fail Jacob deGrom The Mets started a critical stretch of games Friday night the same way their benches-clearing clash against the Rockies ended: with a dud. There was a lot of talking and not much action, the same as provided by the Mets’ bats in a 5-1 loss to the Rockies at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom tossed six......
07:51, 06/08/2019

Zion Williamson already liking this NBA offense-friendly rule Zion Williamson knows he has a lot to learn starting when he makes his NBA Summer League debut. That said, he’s already picked up a few things. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft by the New Orleans Pelicans is in Las Vegas, where his first game on Friday is officially sold out......
11:00, 07/03/2019

Yankees’ relentless offense can’t hide biggest red flag MINNEAPOLIS — Winning doesn’t cure all ills. Nor does it gloss over the current problem in the Yankees’ rotation. Thanks to a lineup that continued to feast on Twins pitching, the Yankees strutted out of Target Field on Wednesday night with a 10-7 victory that was witnessed by a sold-out crowd of 40...
06:51, 07/25/2019

Pelosi says Trump obstruction, cover-up could be impeachable offense U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday President Donald Trump was engaged in obstruction of justice and a cover-up which could be an impeachable offense....
19:51, 05/22/2019

Blues defense fuels offense in 4-2 Game 2 win over Sharks SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Defensemen Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose’s Logan Couture with a 4-2 victory Monday night that tied the Western Conference final at one game apiece. Dunn’s second go...
07:17, 05/14/2019

Hezbollah leader: US sanctions offense to Lebanese state The leader of Hezbollah says U.S. sanctions against two lawmakers from his group are an offense to Lebanese state institutions which would need to defend themselves...
03:51, 07/13/2019

What it will take to dominate Ontario during the federal election In 2015, the Liberals captured the majority of the ridings in the diverse battleground region of the Greater Toronto Area. Now, they are fighting to keep them....
21:34, 09/13/2019

What youth movement? The Big Three still dominate at Wimbledon The tennis world keeps wondering when a generation of young stars will unseat Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. It won't be this year at Wimbledon....
16:51, 07/11/2019

Roku continues to dominate TV streaming in the US It's no secret that Roku has many devotees, but how big is its lead in the TV streaming world, really? Quite large, according to Strategy Analytics -- and importantly, growing. The analyst firm's latest sales research indicates that Roku is expandi......
22:17, 07/02/2019

After Epic Win, BJP On Course To Dominate Rajya Sabha The BJP-led National Democratic alliance (NDA) is likely to dominate the Rajya Sabha by 2021, which will give the government a free hand to clear legislation....
08:00, 05/28/2019

Fireworks store blaze: Rockets explode as firefighters douse a spectacular fire Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.        ...
00:34, 07/05/2019

'Spectacular' Opal-Laced Fossils Reveal Previously Unknown Australian Dinosaur Paleontologists in Australia have identified a previously unknown plant-eating dinosaur from the mid-Cretaceous. Remarkably, the fossilized bones of these creatures, which glisten in hues of blue and green, are preserved in opal.Read more......
03:17, 06/04/2019

‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh wrote in letter that ISIS was ‘doing a spectacular job’ Notorious “American Taliban” John Philip Lindh, who was released from prison Thursday, has expressed support for ISIS, saying the terror group was “doing a spectacular job,” according to a newly released letter. “The Islamic State is clearly very sincere and serious about fulfilling the long-n...
16:51, 05/23/2019

Watch: Ben Stokes Says Fried Chicken And Chocolate Bars Meal Led Spectacular Win In Ashes Ben Stokes bowled over all the cricket fans across the world with his stupendous performance in the Third Test of the Ashes series at Headingley on Sunday...
05:00, 08/27/2019

Watch Air Force Thunderbirds perform a spectacular High Bomb Burst Cross — as you've never seen it before US Air Force photo/Bill Evans The US Air Force Thunderbirds, the Air Force's Flight Demonstration Team, perform a maneuver called the High Bomb Burst Cross, in which four F-16s cross ove each other at high speed and close proximity. One Thunderbird pilot, USAF Maj. Will Graef, filmed the maneuver ...
21:34, 08/16/2019

After blazing start, Nationals’ offense goes ice cold in loss to Padres Washington hands starter Patrick Corbin a 4-0 first-inning lead, but Corbin scuffles through five innings and Nats turn frigid at the plate in 5-4 loss in San Diego....
10:00, 06/07/2019

Fenced In: UK Pitchers Ground Indiana’s Heavy-Hitting Offense RYAN SHINNUK baseball beat Indiana 5-2.Photo by Britney Howard | UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky scored a pair of early runs and kept the nation’s leading home run team in the ballpark, defeating Indiana 5-2 on Tuesday night at Kentucky Proud Park. It is the fourth straight win over the past ...
08:00, 05/08/2019

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: LSU soars to No. 2 behind explosive new offense, while Nebraska tumbles LSU and its new and explosive offense soars to No. 2 in the USA TODAY Sports college football re-rank after Week 2.       ...
02:17, 09/10/2019

New Jets offense could unlock Quincy Enunwa’s full potential As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is possible to fully evaluate them before......
17:51, 07/15/2019

Browns star shows just what Jamison Crowder can do in Jets offense Jamison Crowder does his research, and he knows Adam Gase’s history. It was enough to bring him to the Jets. “In this offense, you look at it,” Crowder said, “slot guys have had success in this offense. That was one of the things that really caught my attention.” Crowder, who came to the Jets from.....
20:17, 07/31/2019

Daniel Jones’ presence brings one change to Giants’ offense Pat Shurmur doesn’t expect too much to change schematically with his offense this week as Daniel Jones replaces Eli Manning at quarterback. But the head coach and several players expect the 22-year-old rookie to infuse the ability to create time for himself with his legs — hardly a strength of Manni...
10:51, 09/19/2019

DJI Drones Could Be the Latest Target of Trump Administration's Offense Against China In the middle of a rapidly intensifying fight between the United States and Beijing over Chinese telecom giant Huawei, the Department of Homeland Security warned companies on data security risks if they use commercial drones made in China, according to reports from CyberScoop and Politico.Read more....
09:17, 05/21/2019

Giancarlo Stanton Returns, as Yankees’ Offense Continues to Power Up Stanton saw hurdle after hurdle in his recovery from what was initially a biceps tear, but he brought his powerful bat back to the lineup on Tuesday....
05:17, 06/19/2019

| Zimbabwe's 'witch-hunt' against opponents Around 50 political opponents and unionists have been abducted in Zimbabwe this year. According to Amnesty International, they are victims of a "systematic and brutal crackdown on human rights" by the regime....
10:03, 09/21/2019

Rangers vs. A’s: Pitching makes the Under the bet in this one The Texas Rangers had allowed four runs or fewer in nine of their past 14 games entering Thursday night, and have one of their more trustworthy starters going in Lance Lynn against the Oakland A’s. He is 7-4 with a 4.50 ERA and has yielded just one home run in his last seven starts. He......
03:00, 06/08/2019

Yankees’ pitching upgrades could come from within Luis Severino isn’t the only addition the Yankees may make to their pitching staff for the stretch run. Right-hander Deivi Garcia is slated to make his debut with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday against Columbus. The 20-year-old was promoted from Double-A Trenton after starting the Futures ...
07:00, 07/15/2019

The Yankees are at a pitching crossroads So close. The Yankees were so near to a full buffet of pitchers from which to build a postseason staff. But that’s not how it works for the 2019 Yankees. Dellin Betances did a tiny pirouette last Sunday to celebrate a two-batter, two-strikeout season debut and incurred a slight tear of his Achilles ...
14:34, 09/21/2019

Yankees must think out of the box to end pitching disaster BOSTON — Time for extreme measures. Bullpenning. Openers. Whatever it takes to get the Yankees out of this full-blown starting pitching meltdown. For that’s what we are witnessing here at Fenway Park, CC Sabathia’s abbreviated outing the latest domino to fall as the Yankees fell, 9-5, to the Red Sox...
13:17, 07/28/2019

| Breetzke hits maiden ton as SA Emerging dominate A maiden career century by Matthew Breetzke helped South Africa Emerging dominate day one of their opening four-day battle against Sri Lanka Emerging....
09:00, 07/19/2019

Heat to dominate much of U.S. ahead of Fourth of July With the exception of the northeastern and northwestern corners, much of the United States can expect hot and summery conditions during the weekend prior to the Fourth of July....
09:00, 06/27/2019

‘When They Go Low, We Also Go Low.’ You Haven’t Seen Michelle Obama Until You’ve Seen Her Dominate in Dodgeball As a former first lady, it’s no surprise that Michelle Obama wasn’t about to let James Corden get away with dissing America. After Corden took an anything-Americans-can-do-Brits-can-do-better jab at Obama, she challenged the Late, Late Show host to a Team USA vs. Team U.K. dodgeball matc...
18:51, 06/18/2019

In the Race to Dominate 5G, China Sprints Ahead The super-fast wireless technology 5G is expected to revolutionize everything from driving to surgery, and everybody wants to be first. Beijing is using its authoritarian power to clear obstacles on the ground....
01:17, 09/08/2019

Avengers: Endgame Doesn't Dominate In Japan Marvel movies are definitely popular worldwide, even in Japan. But you know what is more popular in Japan? Pikachu, it seems. And depending on the week, Detective Conan, too....
21:00, 05/13/2019

Why do light-skinned women dominate the pop charts? From K-pop stars to Beyoncé, the issue of colourism remains rife in the music industryIt seems every conversation about colourism in pop music must come back to Beyoncé. So it was when Mathew Knowles, record exec, former Destiny’s Child manager and Beyoncé’s father, appeared on SiriusXM radio to dis...
12:17, 07/13/2019

Fed doubts dominate as futures tick lower Wall Street's main markets were set to edge lower on Thursday as the previous session's hints of a skeptical Federal Reserve attitude to a new cycle of interest rate cuts offset a handful of more bullish signs from U.S. retailers....
15:00, 08/22/2019

Artif Ali and the home side dominate in Colm Artif Ali, Dan Catlin and more are in action. Andy Whittle reports from ringside The post Artif Ali and the home side dominate in Colm appeared first on Boxing News....
22:51, 07/01/2019

Why Target Date Funds Dominate The 401(k) Market Target Date Funds are soaring in popularity but they can vary widely. Here are some tips for investors looking to invest in one of the hottest growing areas of investing....
19:00, 05/01/2019

A Theory Why Marvel Movies Don't Dominate Japan Marvel movies are successful in Japan. They are popular. But while Avengers: Endgame dominated theaters around the world for weeks, it was soon toppled in Japan by the latest Detective Conan anime. Why are American superhero movies less popular in Japan? Is there a reason? According to film journali...
18:00, 05/30/2019

White Sox vs. Rangers: MLB’s hottest pitcher will dominate Though the White Sox will not be making a push for the playoffs in 2019, Saturday’s starter, Ivan Nova, arguably has been the most dominant pitcher in the American League the past 30-plus days. The White Sox are 6-0 in Nova’s past six starts, and were sizable underdogs in four of those. The former Y...
00:00, 08/25/2019

Amazon continues to dominate IaaS market Amazon retained its top spot as the number one vendor in the infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market in 2018 according to the latest figures from Gartner.Last year the IaaS market grew by 31.3 percent to reach $32.4bn with Amazon taking the lead followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and IBM.Resea...
03:51, 07/30/2019

OYO Plans to Dominate the Hotel Industry---on a Budget Indian hotel chain OYO has expanded to 74 countries since it opened in 2013, touting its ‘comfort design’ and ‘hard-to-ignore prices.’ Customer reviews tell a different story....
17:51, 06/20/2019

Women dominate at MTV Video Music Awards Taylor Swift, Missy Elliott and Ariana Grande have taken home major honors at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Swift won the top accolade for her gay rights anthem, "You Need to Calm Down."...
16:00, 08/27/2019

Why private capital will dominate markets for the decades to come Big pools of private capital, led by sovereign wealth funds, private equity sponsors and family offices, now dominate capital formation in the key growth industry sectors of technology and biotech and the expanding markets of Asia. New tech will let networks of private investors connect and exchange...
21:17, 04/28/2019

Mayor's knitting shows men still dominate debate While demonstrations and suffragette memorials may be typical outlets for politicians to rise up against the patriarchy, one Canadian official has taken a decidedly unconventional stand: knitting....
19:34, 05/19/2019

How Did the Songhai Empire Dominate West Africa? The Songhai Empire dominated West Africa between the 15th and 16th centuries. This empire was a successor state of the powerful, centuries-long Mali Empire.  ...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Xiaomi wants to dominate the smartphone market with Redmi's help The Redmi Note 7International markets are becoming increasingly more important to Xiaomi. And in an interview with Sina Tech, the CEO of Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi, Lu Weibing, did nothing to hide this fact and openly detailed the company’s plans for global domination.Over in India, as Weibing pointed...
00:51, 06/01/2019

Dodgers vs. Pirates: Hyun-Jin Ryu will dominate Pittsburgh again A playground in Chelsea designed for NYCHA residents was set to open in three weeks. Total cost: $770,000. Odds are no one will set foot on the area. A plan is in place for a building to be constructed in the exact same spot. … So remember, if you enjoy people that waste $770,000 of......
21:34, 05/25/2019

Crash Team Racing Nitro Fueled Review: A spectacular revival of a cherished PS1 classic PlayStation’s favourite bonkers bandicoot has seen yet another breathtaking overhaul - but how true does this revamped karting classic remain to the original?...
11:51, 06/24/2019

Perseid meteor shower 2018: Will the spectacular display be visible from London? Where is the best place to watch it? The Perseid meteor shower will light up the sky later this month giving keen stargazers the chance to see a fantastic display of celestial fireworks....
20:17, 08/09/2019

Misconceptions of Arizona Cardinals' offense under Kliff Kingsbury is an advantage Arizona Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury has provided few hints about what his offensive system will look like. But here is what it won't look like.        ...
20:51, 05/26/2019

Maryland’s suddenly potent offense has a new wrinkle: Throwing to the tight ends Graduate transfer Tyler Mabry and sophomore Chigoziem Okonkwo have combined for 100 yards receiving in the Terrapins' first two games, already surpassing last season's total for the position group....
14:51, 09/10/2019

Week 1 takeaways: Mecole Hardman adds more speed to Chiefs' offense Kansas City's top draft pick showed he could add another wrinkle to the Chiefs' potent offense. It was all part of the big takeaways from the opening week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
12:00, 08/11/2019

Opponents sue as Trump’s new asylum rules go into effect The policy went into effect Tuesday but drew two swift lawsuits from immigrant advocacy groups in federal courts, one in San Francisco and one in Washington, D.C....
09:51, 07/17/2019

Trump’s Opponents Want to Name His Big Donors. His Supporters Say It’s Harassment. Calling out campaign donors isn’t a new political tactic, but the question of how much should be publicly disclosed about them has been an issue repeatedly raised by Republicans in recent years....
09:00, 08/09/2019

UK Men’s Basketball Conference Opponents Announced for 2019-20 UK Athletics BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Kentucky’s path to a potential 49th Southeastern Conference regular-season crown is a little clearer with the announcement of the 2019-20 home-and-away designations for the entire league’s schedule. On Wednesday, the SEC announced designations for all 14-member instit...
01:17, 05/30/2019

Jalen Ramsey used to slide into DMs of opponents’ girlfriends That’s one way to distract someone. Jalen Ramsey revealed this week on the “Bussin With The Boys” podcast that while playing cornerback at Florida State, he would slide into the DMs of his opponents’ girlfriends ahead of a game. “Say I was playing a big receiver at what...
20:00, 08/08/2019

Germany honors opponents who tried to assassinate Hitler Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, honoring those who resisted the Nazi regime. The resisters, who were stigmatized for decades as traitors, will be honored as pillars of the country’s modern democracy amid growing concerns about resurgence of the f...
21:51, 07/19/2019

Ohio State rollling over early opponents No. 6 Ohio State is surging past early opponents as a prelude to the meat of its Big Ten schedule. (Sept. 17)        ...
01:00, 09/18/2019

OAS calls on Nicaragua to release all government opponents MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — The Organization of American States is urging Nicaragua to release all imprisoned government opponents, cancel the legal cases against them and restore fundamental rights. The OAS said in a Thursday statement that it applauds “the release of political prisoners,”...
00:51, 06/21/2019

"Thanks For Opportunities": Rahul Gandhi Tweets On BJP-RSS Opponents Rahul Gandhi today said he is thankful to his opponents in the BJP's ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh for giving him "platforms and opportunities" to fight them in public....
14:00, 07/12/2019

Instill Fear In Your Opponents With This $50 Gaming Headset Have you ever wanted to own a headset designed by a Xenomorph? Well, buddy, you should check out the $50 Logitech G633 Artemis Spectrum headset....
06:34, 05/07/2019

Trump says he won't debate primary opponents President Donald Trump says he has no plans to debate any of his three Republican primary challengers during the 2020 campaign for the White House, insisting, "they have no credibility." (Sept. 9)        ...
07:51, 09/10/2019

Ads Pitching CBD as a Cure-All Are Everywhere. Oversight Hasn’t Kept Up. “Basically nobody” is overseeing the quality of the many cannabidiol products that have proliferated, one researcher said. The F.D.A. says it is doing everything it can....
16:17, 08/13/2019

What’s driving Mets’ new pitching coach to keep at it CHICAGO — The one constant in baseball is change. In personnel and approach. The Mets moved Dave Eiland out as pitching coach Thursday and now 82-year-old Phil Regan is trying to point the team’s pitchers in the right direction. On Friday, Regan got his first win in his new role, as the Mets held on...
14:51, 06/22/2019

Trevor Rosenthal Pitching Update: Look Out! Scattershot Nationals reliever Trevor Rosenthal was sent to the injured list back on April 26, two days after his last outing, another alarming disasterpiece in what is shaping up to be a nightmare of a season. The official line at the time was that Rosenthal had a stomach virus that caused weight l...
08:17, 06/01/2019

Mop up duty: Position players pitching This MLB season has seen a record number of position players taking the mound. A look at some of those who did.       ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Newgarden and Rossi dominate IndyCar Detroit qualifying again Penske's Josef Newgarden and Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi continued to dominate IndyCar's Detroit Grand Prix weekend by again locking out the front row, with the former sealing pole position...
05:51, 06/03/2019

TCR revokes BoP after Lynk & Cos dominate Zandvoort WTCR qualifying TCR has revised its Balance of Performance figures with immediate effect, in reaction to Cyan Racing's Lynk & Co cars dominating World Touring Car Cup qualifying at Zandvoort...
16:51, 05/18/2019

Liverpool dominate Tottenham in Champions League final After three weeks of buildup to its biggest match in history, Tottenham Hostpur took less than 30 seconds to dig an insurmountable hole in the Champions League final on Saturday....
02:17, 06/02/2019

Proponents of UPC deal dominate Sunrise shareholder ranks - CFO Most shareholders of Sunrise Communications back its plans to buy Liberty Global's Swiss UPC business despite opposition from big investor Freenet, Sunrise's finance chief said on Tuesday, expressing confidence the 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.46 billion) deal would proceed....
12:00, 08/27/2019

Greek conservatives dominate second round of local elections Conservative-backed candidates have won 12 of 13 of Greece’s regions and captured the majority of Greece’s cities, confirming a trend seen in last week’s first round as well as the European Parliament election, which took place on the same day...
23:00, 06/02/2019

Nintendo continues to dominate TV ahead of triple-A season Nintendo commercials account for over 64% of the sector’s impressions across 30 days, with Rockstar Games in second place with 20% of industry impressions.Read More...
19:34, 08/24/2019

Games dominate Apple's Design Awards Five of the 9 picks by Apple for best apps of the year are games. The others look to sketching, ultrasound tools, photo editing and sports.        ...
19:34, 06/04/2019

Mercedes dominate French Grand Prix practice Mercedes dominated French Grand Prix practice on Friday with Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton and team mate Valtteri Bottas each top of the timesheets in soaring temperatures....
01:34, 06/22/2019

Philippines gives thumbs-up to Duterte as loyalists dominate election Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte looked set on Tuesday to strengthen his grip on power after unofficial results of a mid-term election showed big wins for his candidates, and resounding public endorsement of his controversial rule....
13:17, 05/14/2019

Silverstone World Rallycross: Hansen brothers dominate day one Swedish brothers Timmy and Kevin Hansen produced a harmonious display of teamwork to dominate day one of the World Rallycross Championship's British round at Silverstone...
20:00, 05/25/2019

Bucks dominate Raptors to take 2-0 lead in East finals Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Bucks never trailed on their way to a 125-103 win over the Raptors in Game 2.        ...
06:17, 05/18/2019

Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? Canelo Alvarez will challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light-heavyweight title on November 2 in Las Vegas The post Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? appeared first on Boxing News....
06:34, 09/14/2019

Honda, Toyota dominate top U.S.-made vehicles index Amid tariff talk, the “American-Made Index” compiled by Cars.com found nine of the 15 most U.S.-sourced vehicles are manufactured by Honda and Toyota, though FCA's Jeep Cherokee tops the list....
17:34, 06/25/2019

Rays vs. Royals: Charlie Morton will continue to dominate Showtime! Tony Award nominees were announced Tuesday. Beetlejuice has been nominated for Best Musical, Bryan Cranston for Best Actor, Annette Bening for Best Actress, Jussie Smollet for Best Choreography, Lori Loughlin for Best Orchestration, Mike Francesa for Best/Worst Revival and Anthony Weiner f...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Analysis: immigration, health care dominate debate On a debate stage in Miami where a surprising amount of Spanish was spoken, Democrats blistered the White House for the deaths of a migrant father and his daughter whose drowned bodies were seen in searing photographs. (June 27)        ...
09:00, 06/27/2019

Homes of the week: a spectacular Gothic-style mansion, a Help to Buy flat in Kingston and a quirky barn with a brewery Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a riverside Help to Buy flat in Kingston, a Gothic-style mansion with arched windows and leaded lights and a brewery barn with a party room....
05:00, 08/15/2019

Kyle Korver is a still a threat from long range and fits in well in the Bucks' let-it-fly offense Kyle Korver enjoyed some of best seasons of his career playing in Atlanta for coach Mike Budenholzer. This season, the two will reunite in Milwaukee.       ...
21:51, 07/20/2019

British singer Cliff Richard demands change to sex offense anonymity rules British singer Cliff Richard joined forces with other high profile figures in the media on Monday to demand that those people accused of sexual offenses are given anonymity until they are charged....
15:17, 07/01/2019

Pelosi ratchets up rhetoric, says Trump may have committed 'impeachable offense' in 'plain sight' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told a left-leaning audience on Wednesday that President Trump may have committed “an impeachable offense,” ratcheting up her warnings to the White House even as she and her deputies try to tamp down calls from the rank-and-file to press forward on impeachment now.  ...
22:17, 05/22/2019

Rookie 2B Michael Chavis fills void, ignites Red Sox offense after slow start Boston has won 11 of 17, largely erasing a 7-13 start, since summoning to replace injured second basemen Dustin Pedroia and Brock Holt.        ...
14:34, 05/08/2019

‘Win where we won’: As Trump’s campaign boasts of going on offense, its efforts appear squarely aimed at defending his 2016 map The plan includes solidifying and maximizing the support of Trump’s base in a handful of key states he won in 2016 while making marginal inroads with some of the constituencies that have been turned off by aspects of his presidency....
12:17, 07/17/2019

Opponents of Hong Kong extradition law plan another protest HONG KONG (AP) — Opponents of a proposed extradition law plan a protest Monday as Hong Kong marks the anniversary of the former British colony’s handover to China, and police said they were taking steps to prevent the possible disruption of a flag-raising ceremony. Hundreds of thousands of peo...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Guatemala blames opponents after Trump tariff threat Guatemala's Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel on Tuesday blamed unnamed "national actors" for damaging relations with the United States and said they would be responsible if U.S. President Donald Trump puts tariffs on the poor Central American nation....
20:34, 07/23/2019

Will Consider Accepting Dirt On Opponents From Foreign Governments: Trump President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he would consider accepting damaging information about one of his 2020 political opponents from a foreign government, despite the concerns raised by the......
11:51, 06/13/2019

Pipeline opponents challenge Louisiana law targeting protesters Environmental groups and demonstrators arrested near an Energy Transfer LP crude pipeline filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging a 2018 Louisiana state law that made trespassing near oil and gas pipelines a criminal offense....
21:00, 05/22/2019

Keystone XL pipeline opponents again seek to block construction Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a judge to again block construction of the project after U.S. President Donald Trump issued it a new permit....
05:51, 07/11/2019

Abortion opponents savor victory in Alabama rally MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Abortions opponents held a rally at the Alabama Capitol, savoring victory as Alabama and other states seek stringent abortion bans. Kristan Hawkins of Students for Life of America said the Wednesday rally was to celebrate the passage of the Alabama law and to thank lawmakers....
22:17, 05/22/2019

German Opponents of ECB's Crisis Strategy Make a Last Stand In a prosperous corner of southern Germany, opponents of Europe’s economic crisis-fighting strategy are making a last stand, attacking the giant bond-buying program launched 4½ years ago by the European Central Bank....
22:17, 07/31/2019

Liverpool none the wiser over Club World Cup opponents after draw "European champions Liverpool were left waiting to see who they will face in the Club World Cup semi-finals after Monday\u0027s draw pitted them against four potential opponents."...
23:51, 09/16/2019

Trump opponents turn the Mueller report into an art form NEW YORK (AP) — The Mueller Report is no longer just a book or a document to read online. Trump opponents seeking to highlight the president’s alleged misconduct have turned it into an art form. Over the past month there have been readings in New York, Washington and elsewhere. On Monday night...
02:34, 06/26/2019

Trump Says He ‘Might Want to Listen’ if Approached With Information On 2020 Opponents President Donald Trump says that he would not necessarily inform the FBI if his campaign team was approached by foreign figures with information on his opponents in 2020’s presidential elections. Asked by ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos during an interview in the Oval Office Wednesday wh...
15:17, 06/13/2019

Opponents of Georgia abortion ban promise court challenge ATLANTA (AP) — Opponents of a Georgia law banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected vow to take their fight from the state Capitol to the courthouse. The measure that was signed into law Tuesday by Republican Gov. Brian Kemp is one of the nation’s most restrictive abortion laws....
08:00, 05/08/2019

Trump cannot block Twitter opponents: U.S. appeals court U.S. President Donald Trump cannot block critics whose views he dislikes from following his Twitter account, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday....
17:34, 07/09/2019

Joe Biden takes stage with more debate experience than his opponents Joe Biden is no stranger to the presidential debate stage, but tonight marks the first time he steps foot on that stage as a frontrunner for the Democratic nomination....
18:00, 06/27/2019

Arguments Over Rape And Incest Divide Abortion Opponents (AP)– Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrates the sweeping bans passed in several states, it’s divided by a widening rift over whether those prohibitions should apply to victims of rape and incest. The debate pits those who believe any abortion is immoral against those who worry th...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Collapse us if you can, British government dares Brexit opponents Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government on Thursday challenged opponents of Brexit in parliament to collapse the government or change the law if they wanted to thwart Britain's exit from the European Union....
10:51, 08/29/2019

Opponents of pipeline argue land was improperly seized GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Landowners in Ohio hope to convince a federal appeals court they were forced by a federal agency to sell their property to a pipeline builder sending large quantities of natural gas to Canada. At issue is the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s approval of a project allow...
12:51, 06/06/2019

Huawei technicians may have helped African governments spy on opponents An investigation by The Washington Post claims Huawei technicians helped African governments spy on domestic political opponents. According to the report, Huawei employees helped authorities in Uganda intercept encrypted messages and allowed police i......
00:34, 08/15/2019

What Yankees’ Cashman is dealing with in pitching madness MINNEAPOLIS — Even when Yankees starters were cruising through a 14-game stretch from July 2-20, the front office followed pitchers with a chance of being traded before the July 31 deadline. Now, with James Paxton and CC Sabathia getting roughed up in the two outings prior to the Yankees-Twins game ...
03:17, 07/24/2019

Yankees’ concerns go way past starting pitching You want to gripe about the recent run of deplorable starts by Yankee pitchers, howl your lungs out. The numbers are ugly to the point where Domingo German’s 5 ¹/₃-inning stint against the Red Sox on Sunday night at Fenway Park when the Yankees snapped a three-game losing streak was a huge upgrade. ...
08:17, 07/30/2019

Yanks' pitching coach: 'My responsibility' for woes "It's my responsibility to get it right," pitching coach Larry Rothschild said after the Yankees' 9-5 loss to the Red Sox on Saturday. Since June 29, New York's rotation has posted a 7.09 ERA, the second-worst ERA in the majors across that span....
16:17, 07/28/2019

Red Sox vs. Rockies: Pitching makes Boston the favorite It is no secret a lot of runs are being scored in Coors Field this season and that both the Rockies and Red Sox are in the bottom 10 of the majors in ERA from starting pitchers. German Marquez and Rick Porcello were supposed to start Tuesday with both owning ERAs of 4.75 in 2019.......
22:34, 08/27/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8-3 in that stretch. The Rockies are coming off a four-game series against the San Diego Padres in which they blew two leads of three or more runs in n...
01:00, 06/19/2019

For the Second Half, the Yankees Have a Short Wish List: Pitching A strong bullpen and an overwhelming offense have lifted the Yankees to a stellar record. They know they’ll need a pitching upgrade to win a championship....
10:00, 07/12/2019

Yankees Continue to Pummel Orioles Pitching Clint Frazier homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs as the Yankees kept up their assault on Baltimore pitching in an 11-4 rout Tuesday night....
08:34, 05/22/2019

How it keeps getting trickier for Yankees to pull off pitching trade Zack Wheeler went on the injured list Monday and the Giants swept a doubleheader, emphasizing how sensitive the starting pitching market is and how it can shift almost daily with every pain and gain between now and July 31. The twists and turns obviously have not been good for the Mets. They can tal...
01:00, 07/17/2019

Where Yankees could pivot in hellish pitching market Frustration. The Yankees were feeling it, anyway. Then Marcus Stroman came off the board Sunday and for far less than the Yanks perceived the Blue Jays were requesting from them. Toronto wanted Deivi Garcia to front a deal and the Yanks were dubious about sending their best high-level pitching prosp...
08:17, 07/30/2019

Cubs call up pitching prospect Alzolay The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted pitching prospect Adbert Alzolay and the right-hander is expected to make his major league debut Thursday against the visiting New York Mets....
01:51, 06/21/2019

Angels vs. Dodgers: Pitching matchup makes Under the bet The interleague battle for Los Angeles kicks off Monday with an up-and-coming ace going for the Angels and the NL Cy Young front-runner for the Dodgers. Hyun-Jin Ryu is off to a 9-1 record with a 1.35 ERA. As impressive as that is, he has been even more impressive since the start of May. In......
01:00, 06/11/2019

Stroman? Bauer? The best Yankees pitching targets right now On Wednesday afternoon, Braves left-hander Dallas Keuchel gave up five runs (four earned) to the Brewers over 5 ²/₃ innings, walking two and striking out five. His ERA shot up from 3.09 to 3.58 in six starts, totaling 37 ²/₃ innings. Those overall numbers would have worked for the Yankees, right? Al...
04:51, 07/18/2019

Yankees can’t ignore other half of pitching mission Wandering eyes will be focused on the likes of Toronto’s Marcus Stroman, the Giants’ Madison Bumgarner and perhaps Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer over the coming weeks as the Yankees look to fortify their starting pitching for the stretch run and beyond. And though there’s no denying the importance of add...
03:34, 07/11/2019

The other Mets pitching prospect quietly moving on up As Anthony Kay took center stage at the MLB Futures Game on Sunday night in Cleveland, the Mets’ other fast-rising pitching prospect was off the radar. By now, Ryley Gilliam is probably used to there being little fanfare for him. The Mets’ 2018 fifth-round draft pick was a footnote when he and Kay w...
22:00, 07/08/2019

Tua Tagovailoa, Trevor Lawrence lead college QBs set to dominate the next two NFL drafts After a weak year for QBs, look for the position to reassert itself in the next two NFL drafts, with Tua Tagovailoa and Trevor Lawrence leading way.        ...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Women dominate 2019 Americana Music Awards nominations Lori McKenna, Brandi Carlile, Mavis Staples and Kacey Musgraves are among the 2019 Americana Music Honors and Awards nominees.        ...
20:51, 05/15/2019

Sportwatch: Tigers roar in the NRL, Boomers win, Vixens dominate - as it happened Super Netball: Vixens dominate semi-final derbyNRL: Sharks 14-15 Raiders; Dragons 14-42 TigersBasketball: Australia 108-92 Canada 10.42am BST So a dramatic end to Sportwatch! (who needs AFL, right guys?) Australia start their Basketball World Cup campaign with a solid 16-point Group H win, the final...
12:51, 09/01/2019

Duterte’s allies dominate Senate race, shut out opposition Final results from Philippine elections show Duterte’s allies won a majority in the Senate race, while a shutout of the opposition heralds a stronger grip on power by a leader accused of human rights violations...
03:51, 05/22/2019

Endgame, Detective Pikachu Dominate Worldwide Weekend Box Office Avengers: Endgame and Pokemon: Detective Pikachu dominated the worldwide box office this past weekend as the two films brought in over $160 million each....
14:17, 05/13/2019

Apple revises algorithm that let it dominate App Store search results Multiple Apple apps, sometimes including irrelevant ones, flooded search results in the App Store for months until an algorithm was changed.Read More...
10:17, 09/10/2019

Frankie Dettori, John Gosden dominate 'Glorious Goodwood' Jockey Frankie Dettori and trainer John Gosden combined to win two of the three Group 1 races at Glorious Goodwood, continuing an unprecedented top-level winning streak....
20:51, 08/02/2019

TikTok's Videos Are Goofy. Its Strategy to Dominate Social Media Is Serious. China’s first big hit in the U.S. uses an advanced algorithm to personalize its addictive video-sharing app, and parent Bytedance’s enormous ad spending on Snap, Facebook and Instagram aims to hook their users. Privacy advocates and parents are taking notice....
10:51, 06/29/2019

Golf: Kim Hyo-joo forges ahead as South Koreans dominate Evian Kim Hyo-joo forged to a one-shot lead over Park Sung-hyun as South Korean players took a stranglehold on the Evian Championship in the third round in France on Saturday....
07:17, 07/28/2019

Alienware has made a $4,000 OLED gaming TV to dominate your living room We love Alienware’s gaming kit – the company does some very enticing gaming laptops and peripherals – but its latest monitor, a 55-inch OLED behemoth, is quite possibly its most ambitious creation.The Alienware 55 OLED Gaming Monitor features a 120Hz refresh rate and AMD FreeSyn...
19:51, 08/19/2019

Technology, telecom and cars dominate the 50 most valuable brands in the world Just more than half of the 50 most valuable brands in the world are owned by U.S. companies. Among them: Amazon, Starbucks, Walmart and AT&T.        ...
17:34, 05/20/2019

Duterte allies seek to dominate Philippine midterm polls MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s name is not on the ballot but Monday’s midterm elections are seen as a crucial referendum on his rise to power with a brutal crackdown on illegal drugs, unorthodox style and contentious embrace of China. Opposition aspiran...
04:51, 05/12/2019

Ashes 2019: England finish day two on 23-1 after Australia dominate – as it happened Steve Smith hit 211 before Australia declared on 497-8, with England’s miserable day ending with the wicket of Joe DenlyRead Vic Marks’ report of day two 7.18pm BST 10th over: England 23-1 (Burns 15, Overton 3) Paine banishes Lyon after that single pricey over and recalls Hazlewood. Overton gets for...
22:00, 09/05/2019

Subway Series matchups: Yankees dominate, but Mets own key edge When the Mets and Yankees face off in The Bronx on Monday for the first time this season, it figures to be a familiar sight, with the Yankees vying for playoff position and the Mets looking to find their way to .500- and in this case, perhaps, save their manager’s job. Despite being ravaged by......
11:34, 06/10/2019

Phillip Ervin, Cincinnati Reds make history with offense in wild win over Colorado Rockies In a 17-9 win over the Colorado Rockies, the Cincinnati Reds made history with five triples and Phillip Ervin tied a club-record with six hits.       ...
14:34, 07/14/2019

Huawei Technicians Helped African Governments Spy on Political Opponents Employees embedded with cybersecurity forces in Uganda and Zambia intercepted encrypted communications and used cell data to track opponents, according to a Wall Street Journal investigation. Huawei said it “rejects completely the unfounded and inaccurate allegations.”...
20:00, 08/14/2019

Istanbul to re-do mayoral election after victory tossed out for Erdogan opponents Istanbul will hold a do-over of its mayoral election on Sunday, after authorities threw out the results of a March victory for opponents of Turkey’s strongman President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The race pits the winner of the first vote, political newcomer Ekrem Imamoglu, 49, against pro-governme...
11:00, 06/23/2019

Why these NFL opponents teamed up for a weekend of film review before training camp Facing the Broncos’ Von Miller can feel like ‘dying a slow death’ for offensive linemen. This weekend, they did something to prepare for him.       ...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Two Mordhau Players Wreck Opponents Without Using Weapons Or Wearing Shirts Mordhau is a game in which players slaughter one another online with medieval weaponry. Within those parameters, there’s still a lot more that players have discovered they can do, from role-playing as fencing referees to taking a break from the fight to shred their brains out on a mandolin. Two play...
00:51, 05/21/2019

Queen agrees to close British Parliament; opponents outraged Queen Elizabeth II agreed Wednesday to shut down Parliament for five weeks at Prime Minister Boris Johnson's request, drawing backlash from lawmakers aiming for a deal with the European Union before Britain leaves....
17:51, 08/28/2019

Thailand's pro-army party invites opponents to join new government Two Thai political parties have been invited to join a new government led by military junta chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister, a pro-army party said on Monday, more than two months after a disputed election....
14:17, 05/27/2019

| WATCH | Trump consoles shooting victims, rails against opponents US President Donald Trump has consoled victims of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas, but despite promising a message of unity, he continued to rail at opponents while facing protests that his rhetoric on race has fueled extremism....
19:00, 08/08/2019

Donald Trump Consoles Shooting Victims, Rails Against Opponents Trump consoled victims of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas on Wednesday, but despite promising a message of unity, he continued to rail at opponents while facing protests that his rhetoric on race has......
07:00, 08/08/2019

Boris Johnson’s opponents rally against his attempt to suspend Parliament Opponents of ​​​British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday rallied against his ploy to suspend Parliament for nearly a month, saying they plan to hold a vote of no-confidence and pursue legal challenges and legislation to block a no-deal Brexit. Queen Elizabeth II signed off Wednesday on Johns...
15:51, 08/29/2019

Trump’s Demands for Investigations of Opponents Draw Intensifying Criticism A call by the president to investigate business deals by former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s son in China is the latest to raise questions about possible abuse of power....
03:00, 05/21/2019

Trump: Nothing wrong with accepting dirt from foreign governments on opponents President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would see nothing wrong in accepting damaging information on a U.S. political opponent if it were offered to his re-election campaign by a foreign government....
03:51, 06/13/2019

Cambodian leader flips the script on opponents' noodle ploy The bitter decadeslong rivalry between Hun Sen, Cambodia's strongman leader, and Sam Rainsy, his self-exiled chief political rival and critic, has sometimes played out in deadly violence....
06:00, 06/09/2019

Joe Biden was appallingly mediocre. Sadly his opponents were, too | Moira Donegan Biden repeatedly fumbled in response to basic challenges about his own positions, displaying more arrogance and bluster than competence or visionFollowing a memorable first clash between Kamala Harris and Joe Biden, anticipations ran high that Harris would again attack Biden on his race record. Bide...
09:51, 08/01/2019

The Latest: Opponents Of Alabama Anti-Abortion Bill Protest MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Alabama Senate taking up a proposed abortion ban (all times local): 6:45 p.m. About 50 opponents of a bill that would severely restrict abortion in Alabama are demonstrating outside the Statehouse as legislators debate the measure inside. A woman with a bull...
02:34, 05/15/2019

Hong Kong lawmaker says opponents walking 'path of not being alive' A pro-Beijing lawmaker who has become a figure of hate among pro-democracy circles in Hong Kong has issued a direct threat to his opponents after vandals attacked his office and the graves of his parents....
08:34, 07/24/2019

Pakistan opponents of death row Christian's blasphemy acquittal get bail A Pakistani court on Tuesday granted bail to the leader of a ultra-right Islamist group arrested last year after his supporters shut down cities and threatened judges following the acquittal of a Christian woman accused of blasphemy....
05:34, 05/15/2019

Rio police arrest over 40 for extorting Petrobras contractors, murdering opponents Police in Rio de Janeiro arrested 43 people on Thursday for allegedly taking part in a murderous gang that extorted companies providing services to state-run oil company Petrobras and established a secret cemetery where it disposed of rivals....
20:17, 07/04/2019

San Francisco: opponents of new shelter claim homeless people are bad for environment The effort to block construction of a new shelter comes as city’s homeless population surges to more than 8,000The wealthy San Francisco residents who launched a crowdfunding campaign to block construction of a new homeless shelter in their waterfront neighborhood are employing a new tactic: arguing...
00:51, 07/12/2019

OHCHR report: Venezuela regime has killed, threatened opponents A new United Nations investigative report said Friday the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has attacked and killed opponents and taken steps to limit the freedoms of its citizens....
15:00, 07/05/2019

Cambodian leader flips the script on opponents’ noodle ploy PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The bitter rivalry between Hun Sen, Cambodia’s strongman leader, and Sam Rainsy, his self-exiled political rival, has sometimes played out in deadly violence. But on Sunday, soup rather than blood is likely to be spilled. The two men made similar calls to their foll...
03:34, 06/09/2019

Nebraska opponents of Keystone XL pipeline ask court to rehear case Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline are asking the Nebraska Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling that upheld state regulators' decision to approve the project....
01:51, 08/31/2019

Opponents of 'no-deal' Brexit defeat PM Johnson, who promises an election British lawmakers defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce agreement, prompting the prime minister to announce that he would immediately push for a snap election....
02:34, 09/04/2019

Bauer? Wheeler? Where Yankees’ pitching quest stands Now , where were we? The dizzying inaugural London Series felt more like a month than a weekend, albeit a fun month. The only baseball conclusion to draw from the Yankees’ overseas beatdown of the Red Sox? Boston’s bullpen, suspected as a liability ever since Craig Kimbrel’s departure last offseason...
04:00, 07/02/2019

Mets’ stud pitching prospect won’t be called up as a reliever If Anthony Kay receives a promotion to the Mets this season, it likely will be in his natural role as a starting pitcher. A day after the organization’s top pitching prospect was promoted to Triple-A Syracuse, assistant general manager Allard Baird on Tuesday indicated that even though the bullpen c...
09:51, 06/12/2019

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres is destroying AL East pitching There is good news for the rest of the AL East: The season is only two months longer. There are only so many more times you’ll have to face Gleyber Torres. Now the bad news: Torres will be back next year. And the year after. And the year after. And the 22-year-old infielder is only......
16:17, 08/04/2019

Why Mets shouldn’t rush up stud pitching prospect Jason Vargas plans to return from the injured list Saturday afternoon to start for the Mets against the Tigers, and you know what that means: It’s time to contemplate other options for the Mets’ starting rotation. (Yes, to be fair, the soft-throwing lefty had been pitching somewhat better, putting t...
09:17, 05/25/2019

Buy-low candidates for fantasy baseball owners desperate for pitching In comparison to years past, starting pitching seems to be a lot less reliable for fantasy owners this season. We’ve seen injuries ravage the position, and some high-end starters like Chris Sale and Noah Syndergaard have struggled with consistency. When looking to build up your roster for a second-h...
06:51, 06/30/2019

A Yankees postseason plan to combat their pitching issues The more effectively the Yankees answer the bulk of their great concerns, the more egregiously their lone remaining problem stands. Too many strikeouts on offense? They rank far better in the American League than last year. A lineup that tilts too far to the right? They’re hitting righty pitching mo...
11:17, 08/20/2019

Domingo German to IL as Yankees pitching is now dangerously thin CLEVELAND — The Yankees’ Injury Wheel of Misfortune has taken another spin and landed on Domingo German, whose recent struggles now have a context. German went on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a left hip flexor strain, a condition he said first surfaced following his May 26 start at Kans...
23:00, 06/09/2019

A’s sign fan who wowed with viral in-stadium pitching challenge In the span of three weeks, Nathan Patterson went from just a regular fan at a baseball game to an MLB hopeful with a minor-league contract. On July 15, Patterson and his brother Christian attended a Rockies game when the two decided to try their luck at the speed pitch challenge at Coors Field. Whe...
17:51, 08/02/2019

Cardinals vs. Royals: Take advantage of sneaky pitching duel Last season, Jack Flaherty emerged as focal point of the Cardinals’ pitching rotation. After a tough start to 2019, he appears to be that guy once again. In his last six starts, he has an ERA of 0.94, and opponents are hitting just .144 off of him while striking out 11.5 times per nine innings.......
01:17, 08/14/2019

Noah Syndergaard back in big way: Homers while pitching shutout Noah Syndergaard was the complete package Thursday. After stumbling through his previous three starts, the Mets right-hander rebounded with a getaway day special: a four-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts in which he homered for the game’s only run in a 1-0 victory over the Reds at Citi Field. “I felt l...
04:34, 05/03/2019

Mets trade for Wilmer Font for much-needed pitching help With their pitching staff under siege by injuries, the Mets worked the trade market for relief. The Mets acquired Wilmer Font from the Rays on Monday for a player to be named later, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed. With relievers Jeurys Familia (shoulder soreness), Luis Avilan (elbow sorenes...
19:34, 05/06/2019

In Cleveland, a Young Pitching Corps Grows Up Quickly Three years after they were selected in the same draft, Shane Bieber, Aaron Civale and Zach Plesac are suddenly starring on the major league stage for a contending club....
16:34, 09/13/2019

Carlos Carrasco’s pitching return from leukemia went perfectly AKRON, Ohio — Carlos Carrasco shook off some nerves and returned to the mound. Two months after being diagnosed with leukemia, everything felt mostly normal for the Indians right-hander. “It was really special today,” Carrasco said. “Just coming back today out of the bullpen, it fe...
11:17, 08/20/2019

CC Sabathia’s first pitching coach not surprised by veteran’s success When CC Sabathia delivers his Hall of Fame speech, one face in the crowd will be that of the man who was Sabathia’s pitching coach when he was a 17-year-old minor leaguer in the Indians’ system. “I plan on being in Cooperstown that day,’’ Cleveland pitching coach Carl Willis said before the Yankees’...
11:00, 08/17/2019

Gleyber Torres rescues Yankees from pitching disaster Gleyber Torres sent the Yankees to England in style, with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth, as they outlasted the Blue Jays, 8-7, Wednesday in The Bronx. Torres’ heroics finished up a 9-1 homestand, as they won for the 11th time in 12 games overall. The Yankees seemed to be clo...
23:51, 06/26/2019

Cubs’ Joe Maddon rips ‘out of control’ Pirates pitching PITTSBURGH — Joe Maddon isn’t against pitching inside. It’s when the ball starts buzzing batter’s heads that the Chicago Cubs manager thinks the increasingly thin line between aggressive and dangerous can get a little too blurry. On Thursday, Maddon thought Pittsburgh starter Jorda...
11:34, 07/05/2019

How Domingo German could change Yankees’ pitching quest Their homer-less and winless streak lasted one game. Then the Yankees returned to familiarity Wednesday. They went deep twice. They won a game. This has been their first half — tons of long balls, lots of victories. They are at three weeks without losing consecutive games after beating the Mets 5-1 ...
14:00, 07/04/2019

Brian Cashman: Pitching struggles won’t force me into bad trade BOSTON — If nothing else, the past week has reinforced the Yankees’ need for starting-pitching help, as each starter was smacked around over the last turn of the rotation. General manager Brian Cashman acknowledged Friday the Yankees have hit “a bad stretch,” but added it wouldn’t force him into mak...
06:00, 07/27/2019

Patrick Corbin is only adding to Yankees pitching pain As Yankees starting pitchers keep getting rocked, the one that got away continues to shine. Patrick Corbin — who rejected the Yankees for a richer deal with the Nationals last winter — exited Wednesday night’s game against the Rockies after striking out seven and giving up three hits and walks...
06:51, 07/25/2019

Athletics’ Fiers pitching no-hitter thru 7 innings vs Reds OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Cincinnati Reds. Fiers has thrown 109 pitches Tuesday night in Oakland. He has struck out five and he issued his only two walks in the seventh inning. In 2015, Fiers pitched a no-hitt...
08:00, 05/08/2019

How Cole Hamels found the secret to pitching in 2019 Why would a pitcher be OK with giving up home runs? For the Cubs left-hander, not fearing the long ball has been crucial to a career revival on the mound....
14:51, 04/30/2019

Keuchel? Bumgarner? Only reasonable Yankees’ pitching wish list For this year’s trade-deadline class of starting pitchers, you very well could prefer the maybes to the definitelys. That leaves the Yankees, clearly requiring some arms to complete their mission, in the spot of rooting for teams on the bubble to stumble, thereby expanding supply and alleviating dem...
01:51, 06/04/2019

Fate Came Back Around To Punish Max Fried's Pitching Hand Atlanta’s Max Fried is a very cool young pitcher. He got off to a great start this season, compiling a 4–1 record and a 2.11 earned run average through his first six starts, with a scrumptious 0.991 WHIP. He has also evidently run afoul of Fate, which came to collect its due in the second inning of ...
11:17, 05/08/2019

Padres vs. Dodgers: The pitching edge belongs to San Diego The San Diego Padres have had one of the biggest turnarounds in baseball from a season ago, with their starting pitchers posting the seventh-best ERA among rotations in the majors. Despite just a 1-2 record, Matt Strahm has been highly effective as a starter this season after spending 2018 in the Pa...
03:00, 05/16/2019

Pressure is on Aaron Boone in big Yankees pitching question James Paxton struggles in the first inning, which doesn’t rank as altogether different than, say, Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer continually messing up the cheese fries. It’s a pretty vital skill to lack in the respective fields of work. As fortune would have it, of the currently healthy Yankees st...
04:51, 07/22/2019

Jason Vargas cramps up in Mets’ pitching nightmare Mets starting pitchers are dropping like flies. Hours after the Mets placed Noah Syndergaard on the injured list with a strained right hamstring, Jason Vargas left Sunday’s game against the Cardinals with a left calf cramp while batting in the fourth inning. Vargas, who had been pitching excep...
22:00, 06/16/2019

Phil Regan, Who Is 82 Years Old, Is Your New Mets Pitching Coach Any Major League Baseball franchise setting out to hire a pitching coach over 80 years of age would do well to get Phil Regan. He has had a distinguished and improbably eventful life in baseball, and a very long one. Regan’s first big-league manager, in 1960, was Jimmy Dykes, another lifer who made...
19:17, 06/21/2019

Amazon continues to dominate a market in which Apple grows more irrelevant by the quarter At this point, it should come as no big surprise that the thriving global smart speaker market had yet another stellar quarter. After all, we're talking about an industry expected to surpass both tablets and wearable bands in terms of its worldwide installed base before long, while topping every oth...
22:34, 05/20/2019

Technology, telecom and cars dominate the world's 50 most valuable brands Just more than half of the 50 most valuable brands in the world are owned by U.S. companies. Among them: Amazon, Starbucks, Walmart and AT&T.        ...
19:00, 05/27/2019

Nigel Farage’s new Brexit Party expected to dominate in what may be Britain’s last E.U. election This is an election few thought would occur, given that the country voted to leave the European Union three years ago and was scheduled to quit the bloc two months ago....
18:51, 05/16/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen plots surge while draws dominate at Sinquefield Cup The world champion’s unbeaten run of classical games is closing in on Ding Liren’s record, while the world No 3 is also on good formThe $325,000 Sinquefield Cup at Saint Louis moves into its second half this weekend as the draw-dominated event contrasts with the combative play from the identical 12 ...
18:34, 08/23/2019

Condoleezza Rice: China hurt itself by saying it wanted to dominate the tech world "I told some of my Chinese friends that it was a big mistake" because the U.S. and other nations were already nervous about China possibly spying, says the former secretary of State....
20:17, 06/19/2019

Apple will continue to dominate fast-growing smartwatch market until at least 2023 While the global smartphone market remains stagnant as groundbreaking foldable designs need more time to "stabilize" and 5G deployment is still too slow to make a difference, smartwatch sales continue to grow at an impressive pace around the world, pushing the entire wearable device industry forward...
17:00, 06/20/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 spot helps Warner Bros. dominate TV ad impressions Mortal Kombat 11 leads a period where there were 1.4 billion TV ad impressions, with 11 brands spending an estimated $20.5 million on 32 spots that aired over 5,400 times.Read More...
01:34, 05/26/2019

Liverpool dominate Fifa The Best player nominations as Raheem Sterling misses out Liverpool dominated Fifa's nominees for The Best men's player award with Raheem Sterling a notable snub as the 10-man shortlist was announced on Wednesday....
19:51, 07/31/2019

Enterprise vendors increasingly dominate the open source software scene The open source revolution, chugging along for two decades now, is still going strong -- and is now a huge industry, led by large, non-open-source vendors....
04:00, 08/07/2019

Giannis, Milwaukee Bucks dominate Toronto Raptors for 2-0 series lead Giannis Antetokounmpo dropped 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks raced past the Toronto Raptors for a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals....
07:34, 05/18/2019

China plans to use information to 'dominate in the future,' says defense intelligence chief China's government plans to leverage the growing data industry and cutting-edge technologies as part of its strategy to get an edge on its competitors, according to the Department of Defense's intelligence chief....
03:17, 08/20/2019

Aladdin, Avengers: Endgame Help Disney Dominate Global Weekend Box Office Aladdin led the worldwide box office, delivering a $207 million opening weekend, while Avengers: Endgame brought in $32.1 million to take its global total to $2.677 billion....
09:51, 05/27/2019

Duterte’s Allies Seek to Dominate the Midterm Elections as the Philippines Goes to the Polls (MANILA, Philippines) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s name is not on the ballot, but Monday’s midterm elections are seen as a crucial referendum on his rise to power with a brutal crackdown on illegal drugs, unorthodox style and contentious embrace of China. Nearly 62 mill...
05:00, 05/13/2019

London Marathon 2019: Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei Dominate Kipchoge, of Kenya, won the men’s race on Sunday for a record fourth time, with Mo Farah of Britain in fifth. Kosgei, also of Kenya, topped the women’s field....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Trump doubles down on taking dirt on political opponents from foreign powers President Trump on Thursday defended his comments about being open to accepting a foreign power’s dirt on his 2020 opponents and not feeling obligated to tell the FBI — by saying he talks about “everything” with world leaders. “I meet and talk to ‘foreign governments’ every day. I just met with the ...
18:00, 06/13/2019

Here’s Why Death Penalty Opponents Say Resuming Federal Executions Is the Wrong Move The Justice Department on Thursday said it would go back to executing federal death-row inmates for the first time in nearly two decades—a move capital punishment opponents quickly denounced as a step backward for criminal justice reform in the country. “It’s distressing,” sa...
08:17, 07/26/2019

| WATCH: Trump doubles down on accepting foreign 'dirt' on political opponents US President Donald Trump has defended saying he saw nothing wrong with receiving dirt on a political rival from a foreign government, even as his own Republicans joined a fierce backlash against the comments....
14:00, 06/14/2019

Brexit: Boris Johnson's opponents unite in wake of Parliament shutdown British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has caused outrage both in Westminster and in the streets with his decision to prorogue Parliament. His opponents are now assembling for a showdown next week....
08:34, 09/03/2019

Cardinals Flamethrower Jordan Hicks Shredded His Pitching Elbow In some MLB injury news that felt as sadly inevitable as it is disappointing, St. Louis Cardinals closer Jordan Hicks is likely out for the long-term future, as the team announced today that he tore the UCL in his right (throwing) elbow. The Cardinals said they are “determining the next course of ac...
09:17, 06/25/2019

Yankees’ best pitching hope after stunningly quiet trade deadline What the Yankees have now will have to be good enough. The AL East leaders let the trade deadline pass without making any big deals — they did acquire minor league left-hander Alfredo Garcia from the Rockies for Joseph Harvey — despite a lackluster rotation and an overworked bullpen that...
02:17, 08/01/2019

Mets name 82-year-old Phil Regan interim pitching coach CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Mets have fired pitching coach Dave Eiland and bullpen coach Chuck Hernández and named Phil Regan interim pitching coach, Ricky Bones interim bullpen coach and Jeremy Accardo pitching strategist. New York announced the moves Thursday before its game against the Chicago Cu...
00:51, 06/21/2019

Edwin Diaz already giving credit to Mets’ new pitching coach CHICAGO — Edwin Diaz is already meshing with the Mets’ new pitching coach. The closer on Friday credited Phil Regan for a mechanical adjustment that helped Diaz stifle the Cubs in the ninth inning for the save in a 5-4 victory at Wrigley Field. The right-hander retired all three batters he faced, tw...
11:34, 06/22/2019

Miguel Yajure is next Yankees pitching prospect making waves Yankees pitching prospect Miguel Yajure is quickly gaining attention within the organization. His 97-mph fastball is making him hard to ignore. “And the best pitcher in the organization right now might be Miguel Yajure in Tampa,” a high-ranking Yankees scout told NJ.com. As the 21-year-old standout ...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Washington Nationals fire pitching coach Derek Lilliquist WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have fired pitching coach Derek Lilliquist. Minor league pitching coordinator Paul Menhart has been promoted to replace Lilliquist. General manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement Thursday, moments after the Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in a ...
05:51, 05/03/2019

Yankees’ best pitching options in a quickly shrinking trade market When this month began, you pretty much could have guaranteed Madison Bumgarner and Trevor Bauer were going to be traded before July was done. The Giants were a below-.500 also-ran whose new GM, Farhan Zaidi, was hired to think big picture and not get tied down by emotion — notably trading away a bel...
23:17, 07/23/2019

Nationals vs. Dodgers: Deceiving pitching matchup recipe for runs The Nationals and Dodgers send a pair of high-profile pitchers — Max Scherzer and Walker Buehler, respectively — to the mound Saturday. Their past success has led to a very low total, which may not be warranted given the way things have gone for them this season. Scherzer is putting up tremendous in...
23:17, 05/11/2019

'Like pitching in a rainforest': MLB fans and players struggle in brutal heatwave Temperatures have soared across large parts of United StatesTeams have stopped taking batting practice in extreme heatAt Wrigley Field, mist machines tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In Cleveland, rules were relaxed on what fans could br...
17:17, 07/21/2019

Cardinals pitching legend Bob Gibson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson, who won the Cy Young and National League MVP awards with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1968, announced he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer....
17:34, 07/14/2019

The Yankees’ Trade Deadline Haul? A 20-Year-Old Pitching Prospect Yankees management stated for weeks that the team was seeking a top starting pitcher, but it whiffed on its efforts to improve the roster on Wednesday....
07:51, 08/01/2019

Brian Cashman’s pitching trade history has its share of disasters This ain’t Brian Cashman’s first rodeo. Some trade deadlines, the Yankees general manager ties down his prey, so to speak, in his hunt for starting pitchers. In other years, Cashman himself has been figuratively roped. Here’s a breakdown of all the July trades Cashman has made for experienced starti...
20:17, 07/31/2019

Vornado pitching office building to replace Hotel Pennsylvania Vornado Realty Trust is now actively pitching the proposed 1,400-foot-tall office building that would take the place of the battle-worn Hotel Pennsylvania at 401 Seventh Ave. The Post revealed the first rendering of the 2.8-million-square-footer — designed by Rafael Viñoly — back in October. Now, YI...
06:34, 06/12/2019

Struggling Mets fire pitching coach Dave Eiland CHICAGO – The Mets have found a fall guy in Dave Eiland, firing the longtime pitching coach as well as bullpen coach Chuck Hernandez. The 35-39 Mets will begin a four-game series with the Cubs Thursday at Wrigley Field. The Mets are replacing Eiland with longtime coach Phil Regan, 82, who is the for...
00:17, 06/21/2019

Mets’ improbable pitching trend will be tested in tricky offseason The Mets and Cubs will play their most important three games this week since their four-game faceoff in October 2015. That the Mets’ strength has remained the same — with basically the same cast — is stunning for the major leagues in this era of pitching injury and transience. The Mets s...
22:34, 08/27/2019

Yankees ride odd pitching and sixth-inning eruption into first place The Yankees had taken a three-run lead in the sixth inning, but they still had three innings to navigate with a taxed bullpen Sunday when Thairo Estrada came to the plate with the bases loaded and two out. Pinch hitting for the injured Gio Urshela, Estrada did what he and so many others have done......
03:00, 05/20/2019

As October Approaches, Yankees Start Assembling Pitching Puzzle With some important arms returning from injury and the anything-goes chaos of the postseason approaching, the club has to figure out who will fill what role....
18:17, 09/10/2019

How one of Yankees’ top pitching prospects fared in first Double-A start of year Yankees top pitching prospect Deivi Garcia needed a whopping 96 pitches to complete just four innings of work.  From start to finish, he allowed five walks, two singles, and one grand slam following a mound visit with two outs during the second frame.  Not a conventional outing, to say the least. Bu...
18:34, 05/02/2019

Pitching-needy Brewers acquire Jordan Lyles from Pirates Another starting pitcher has been taken off the market. The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded right-hander Jordan Lyles to the Milwaukee Brewers, according to The Athletic. Milwaukee will send reliever prospect Cody Ponce to Pittsburgh in return. Lyles, 28, owns a 5-7 record and an ugly 5.36 ERA throug...
22:17, 07/29/2019

Yankees’ rising pitching prospect Deivi Garcia is now an All-Star, too LONDON — Right-hander Deivi Garcia, who has dominated at Single-A and Double-A, is the only Yankee to be selected to the All-Star Futures Game, to be played July 7 at Cleveland. The 20-year-old, who is 5-foot-9 and weighs 163 pounds, is 4-4 with a 2.78 ERA in a combined 13 games for Tampa and Trento...
17:00, 06/29/2019

Yankees coach takes blame for miserable pitching streak It’s a tradition that has been part of sports’ landscape since Adam and Eve talked about launch angles: Players win. Coaches lose. So, with the Yankees rotation in a free fall, voices outside of the organization would like to usher pitching coach Larry Rothschild to the exit. In the past nine games,...
08:17, 07/30/2019

Atheltics' Fiers pitching no-hitter thru 6 innings vs Reds Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Cincinnati Reds        ...
07:51, 05/08/2019

Meet Phil Regan, the Mets’ new 82-year-old pitching coach The Mets are looking to an old friend to fix their pitching woes. Phil Regan, 82, will take over as the Mets’ interim pitching coach, while Ricky Bones will return as interim bullpen coach, in light of Dave Eiland and Chuck Hernandez receiving the boot. Regan has been affiliated with the organ...
00:17, 06/21/2019

Triumphant rise, spectacular fall: General Electric's 127-year journey from cutting-edge American icon to possible fraud case Wikimedia Commons General Electric used to be a byword for American innovation until a few years ago. Its 127-year history was marked by revolutionary technologies, immense profit, and now, alleged fraud. Here's a look back at GE, a manufacturing company that became one of the biggest on Earth, but...
21:34, 08/16/2019

Meryl Streep's £15 million-view: Mamma Mia star's Tribeca penthouse with spectacular New York skyline views is for sale With views over the Hudson River, Statue of Liberty and Chrysler and Empire State Buildings, the penthouse takes over a whole floor of the Tribeca building....
10:00, 08/28/2019

Derbies dominate opening weekend of expanded Women's Super League The new Women's Super League season kicks off with two tasty London derbies and newly-promoted Tottenham travel to Chelsea and champions Arsenal host West Ham....
15:34, 07/01/2019

Apple continues to dominate global wearable market, but Huawei and Samsung are getting closer Apple may not have many reasons to be happy about the recent sales performance of its iPhones in key global markets like China and India, but when it comes to wearable devices, the Cupertino-based tech giant remains unchallenged in first place around the world in terms of shipment numbers.At the sam...
05:51, 05/31/2019

Carli Lloyd, U.S. Women's National Team dominate New Zealand in soccer friendly Carli Lloyd scored twice in the United States Women's National Team's 5-0 win over New Zealand in a soccer friendly ahead of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
17:51, 05/17/2019

French Open 2019: Roland Garros gets makeover but familiar faces set to dominate "The French Open is back - and while this year Roland Garros has undergone a modern makeover, the same familiar faces will battle it out for the glory."...
13:00, 05/23/2019

Imran Khan's US visit — Afghan peace to dominate talks with Donald Trump Afghanistan peace is likely to be the key topic during talks between Pakistani PM Khan and Trump. But analysts warn that Washington must not turn a blind eye to a crackdown on media and political plurality in Pakistan....
19:17, 07/19/2019

Fantasy football position rankings: Cowboys primed to dominate Dolphins in Week 3 Dallas' offense should have a field day vs. Miami, with Dak Prescott as this week's No. 2 quarterback and Ezekiel Elliott the top-rated running back.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

'So boring': Vettel on Mercedes' form after Bottas and Hamilton dominate in Azerbaijan – video Valtteri Bottas held off teammate Lewis Hamilton and cruised to victory in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku and retook the lead over the reigning Formula One world champion in the points standings.After the race, Sebastian Vettel - who finished third for Ferrari - called Mercedes' strong start to t...
17:00, 05/01/2019

In ruling with implications for Trump’s pardon power, Supreme Court continues to allow state and federal prosecutions for same offense The justices rejected a concerted effort by groups of conservatives and liberals alike to persuade the court that the exception to the Constitution’s double jeopardy clause is not warranted....
19:00, 06/17/2019

NFL schedule 2019: All 32 teams' regular-season dates, times, opponents The NFL announced its full 2019 regular-season schedule on Wednesday. Take a look at the information you need to know for all 32 teams.        ...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Kenyan women’s lacrosse team gets game-changing gift from opponents in Peterborough, Ont. Team Kenya was competing in a women’s lacrosse world championship in Peterborough, but it was at a major disadvantage. A competing team stepped in to help....
10:51, 08/14/2019

Stephen Miller blasts 'Squad' for labeling opponents as racist despite their own 'shocking' comments Trump administration adviser Stephen Miller is denying that President Trump has played the race card in his recent attack against minority congresswomen, and says that one member of the group known as the “Squad” has said much worse....
20:51, 07/21/2019

Trump’s ‘merit-based’ immigration plan declared ‘dead on arrival’ by opponents President called plan to transform the nation’s green card system ‘pro-American, pro-immigrant and pro-worker’Donald Trump has announced plans for “merit-based” legal immigration – but before the US president even stepped up to the lectern in the White House Rose Garden on Thursday afternoon, oppone...
10:34, 05/17/2019

Jacksonville Jaguars' Jalen Ramsey reveals tactic he used in college to get into opponents' heads Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey is one of the best in the NFL at his position and his trash talk off the field has backed up some of his play on the field....
00:00, 08/09/2019

The latest 'Fortnite' weapon lets you drop heavy stuff on opponents’ heads Epic has another way to battle Fortnite's hated newcomer, giant mechs. Sure, the two-player B.R.U.T.E. mechs have 1,000 health, can travel hundreds of in-game meters in a few seconds and can blast you with rockets or stomp on you. But now, regular pl......
17:00, 08/20/2019

Johnson has wrongfooted opponents of no deal. An election surely looms | Isabel Hardman The government has spent the summer preparing voter-friendly policies. A prorogation dares opponents to force a pollGiven that Westminster has spent weeks debating the possibility of Boris Johnson proroguing parliament, it was surprising how surprised MPs were when he actually did it. Even his own c...
16:51, 08/29/2019

Nitish Kumar Calls His Opponents "Ignorant", Tejashwi Yadav Hits Back Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's reference to his political detractors who "know nothing, are ignorant of even a, b, c of politics but still get lots of publicity" on Friday touched a raw nerve......
06:51, 09/21/2019

How an Arizona high school coach was caught leaking game plans to opponents For more than two years, a high school coach in Arizona gave opponents plans for multiple sports, including football. He resigned last week.       ...
11:34, 09/18/2019

Trump defends China tariffs as trade war leaves allies and opponents in bind Trump’s hardline stance against China puts Republicans in an awkward position, while Democrats are splitDonald Trump has again defended tariffs as his dogged, often self-contradictory pursuit of a trade war with China put allies and opponents alike in a difficult spot. Related: China hits back at US...
04:17, 05/14/2019

Hong Kong: Opponents to crime bill fight police, smash windows Activists opposed to a proposed Hong Kong law allowing extraditions to China marked an annual protest tradition Monday with violence, vandalism and clashes with police....
19:00, 07/01/2019

Two-time Cy Young winner Corey Kluber breaks pitching arm after being hit by 102 mph liner Two-time Cy Young Award-winning pitcher Corey Kluber broke his right forearm Wednesday night after he was struck by Miami Marlins’ Brian Anderson’s liner in the fifth inning....
18:17, 05/02/2019

Wild Man Max Scherzer Is Pitching With A Huge Shiner One Day After Breaking His Nose [UPDATE] Tuesday afternoon Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice, while working on his bunting. Among the many reasons this was unfortunate is poor timing: Scherzer was scheduled to pitch Wednesday evening, in the second game of a day-night doubleheader. The Nationals brought a pitcher up from ...
08:17, 06/20/2019

Nationals shake things up, fire pitching coach Derek Lilliquist Lilliquist joined the Nationals ahead of the 2018 season. The pitching staff was hit by injuries last season but has regressed during a 13-17 start to this season....
05:34, 05/03/2019

Snoop Dogg, rain out, Red Sox’s pitching give peek into sports madness How about a change-up from a screwball? Not that you care, but it’s time I shared the method to my growing madness. I compile notes — accent on pile — that I hope are of interest. Then I sort through them and bang on a keyboard. Today, however, a blind draw. Whatever comes out and......
03:34, 06/16/2019

Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole put on the greatest pitching show in baseball Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole could become the first teammates in nearly two decades to finish 1-2 in the Cy Young balloting.       ...
02:34, 09/13/2019

Pitching Pitbull: The start-ups hitting Miami Beach for a chance to woo the superstar At the eMerge Americas conference in Miami, start-ups from around the world compete for a chance to pitch their breakthrough business ideas to Pitbull, the American rap star and entrepreneur....
21:34, 04/29/2019

Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden arrested on drug charges New York Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden was arrested in New Jersey last month for cocaine possession and driving under the influence, according to court documents....
19:34, 07/13/2019

Yankees’ minor league pitching guru headed to Georgia Tech The Yankees are on the verge of losing highly regarded minor league pitching coordinator Danny Borrell to Georgia Tech. According to a person with knowledge of the situation, Borrell and the school are closing in on a five-year deal for him to be the Yellow Jackets’ pitching coach. The deal is worth...
11:17, 08/02/2019

Healthcare, bullish bets dominate hedge-fund Sohn Investment Conference picks Big-name hedge fund managers, including David Einhorn and Larry Robbins, pitched stock ideas ranging from airplane lessors to biotech companies that are working to extend the human lifespan at the......
22:17, 05/06/2019

Trophy times two: Bullis track and field boys and girls dominate respective leagues The girls won their sixth straight Independent School League title in the afternoon; the boys took their third straight Interscholastic Athletic Conference championship at night....
14:17, 05/12/2019

Volkswagen Ameo Class 2019: Pratik Sonawane & Saurav Bandopadhyay Dominate Round 2 It was an exciting second round of Volkswagen Ameo Class 2019 as the races of the weekend saw different outcomes. While the first race of the season saw Jeet Jhabakh take the lead in the championship,......
00:34, 07/23/2019

Google, Facebook, Amazon dominate the tech industry. Now, a House panel is putting them on trial The House Judiciary Committee is launching its investigation into the market dominance of tech giants such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon.       ...
01:51, 06/12/2019

AI and machine learning dominate World Economic Forum’s list of 2019 Technology Pioneers The World Economic Forum announced 56 companies selected as be Technology Pioneers, many using AI and machine learning across a broad range of sectors.Read More...
03:00, 07/02/2019

Champions League draw: Most likely group stage opponents for Man City, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham One Champions League fan has simulated the upcoming group stage draw 50 million times to work out the most probable match-ups between the biggest teams....
17:17, 08/28/2019

Deaf Michigan high school football player captains his team and dominates opponents Devin Holmes, a Michigan high school lineman and captain, is deaf but has succeeded with the help of an interpreter, coaches and teammates.       ...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Chelsea Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Frank Lampard faces a tough test this season with Chelsea back in the Champions League, where they will face Ajax, Valencia and Lille in the group stages....
21:51, 08/29/2019

Liverpool Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Liverpool are out to defend their Champions League crown, and have been given a favourable group-stage draw against Napoli, Red Bull Salzburg and Genk....
21:51, 08/29/2019

Man City Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Manchester City have a clear route to the last-16 of the Champions League after being drawn against Shakhtar Donetsk, Dinamo Zagreb and Atalanta in Group C....
21:51, 08/29/2019

For No Discernible Reason, Arizona High School Coach Leaked Team Strategies To Opponents A high school football and basketball coach in Arizona resigned Friday after a Tempe Union High School District investigation found that he had shared game strategies, play calls and information about player eligibility with several opposing coaches for at least two years, according to the Ahwatukee...
11:00, 09/18/2019

Senator Graham, close Trump ally, joins opponents to planned U.S. foreign aid cuts Senator Lindsey Graham and Representative Hal Rogers urged President Donald Trump on Friday to drop planned "sweeping and indiscriminate" foreign aid cuts, joining a chorus of lawmakers opposing what they consider a bid to sidestep Trump's own budget deal....
14:00, 08/17/2019

Player dribbles past seven opponents to score stunning solo goal in Colombia – video The final stage of Colombia's Under-21 national championship produced a magical solo goal. In the 55th minute, with the scores level at 1-1, Norte de Santander's Anderson Díaz took on five players, rounded the goalkeeper, faked past another defender before smashing the ball into the empty net. The s...
10:34, 08/15/2019

Máximo Kirchner takes aim at Peronist opponents for supporting austery, vulture fund deal Lawmaker Máximo Kirchner on Saturday commemorated his father Néstor's rise to power 16 years ago at a highly charged political event in the city of José C. Paz....
09:51, 04/29/2019

White House ends government fetal tissue research in victory for abortion opponents Research involving fetal tissue has led to the development of drugs to treat HIV and vaccines for rubella and rabies.        ...
02:34, 06/06/2019

Britain’s Johnson signals he could call a snap election if opponents block his Brexit plan A general election would be a serious gamble for the new prime minister and his opponents in the bitter fight that has raged in Britain since 2016, when a slim majority voted to leave the European Union....
09:35, 09/03/2019

Opponents of solar project near Port Hope call on Ontario government to halt its construction A local resident claims the community was assured that a planned solar project would be cancelled as part of the party's election pledge to rip up bad green energy projects....
08:00, 05/09/2019

Barcelona Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Barcelona are out to right the wrongs of recent Champions League failings, but face a tough Group F against Borussia Dortmund, Inter Milan and Slavia Prague....
21:51, 08/29/2019

Kamala Harris asks DOJ IG to probe whether Trump asked Barr to investigate political opponents Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Friday sent a letter to the Department of Justice’s inspector general demanding he investigate whether the White House had urged Attorney General William Barr to investigate President Trump’s political opponents....
01:17, 05/05/2019

Chelsea opponents Eintracht Frankfurt thrashed ahead of Europa League semi-final second leg Chelsea's Europa League semi-final opponents Eintracht Frankfurt suffered a humiliating defeat in the Bundesliga just days before the second leg tie at Stamford Bridge....
21:51, 05/05/2019

Nationals pitching coach fired on night Stephen Strasburg hits K milestone WASHINGTON — The Washington Nationals have fired pitching coach Derek Lilliquist. Minor league pitching coordinator Paul Menhart has been promoted to replace Lilliquist. General manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement Thursday, moments after the Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in a game ...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Watch: Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks spins pitching gem vs. San Francisco Giants Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks out-dueled Jeff Samardija and led his team to a narrow victory against the San Francisco Giants, allowing just three hits over seven scoreless innings....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Bryan Hoch talks Yankees injuries, pitching depth, and 2009 stories On Monday’s episode of The Bronx Pinstripes Show, co-host Andrew Rotondi spoke with Yankees beat reporter Bryan Hoch about the Yankees slow start, Gio Gonzalez, Aaron Boone, and more. Hoch has been the Yankees beat reporter for MLB.com since 2007, and has seen the very best and worst of this t...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest top 200 trade value rankings for H2H leagues show the value of competent pitching Looking to trade for high-end pitching? Scott White's Trade Chart shows it's something to cherish right now, even when looking at less proven options....
20:51, 05/08/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Little recourse for Corey Kluber injury in pitching-starved environment Corey Kluber has a fractured forearm, and the loss is felt throughout the Fantasy Baseball world. Scott White offers some suggestions for replacing him....
15:34, 05/02/2019

Volcano, dormant for almost 100 years, erupts in 'spectacular' fashion Smoke billowed from the volcano on Raikoke in satellite images as the uninhabited island saw its first volcanic eruption since 1924.        ...
21:00, 06/27/2019

British PM Boris Johnson dealt major blow as opponents seize parliamentary agenda control British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a major setback Tuesday when lawmakers opposed to a no deal Brexit tool control of the parliamentary agenda....
08:00, 09/04/2019

Giuliani reportedly met with a former Ukrainian diplomat amid push to gather information on Trump's political opponents J Pat Carter/AP President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani reportedly met with a controversial former Ukrainian diplomat in an effort to gather information on Trump's political opponents. The Washington Post reported that Giuliani confirmed but wouldn't elaborate on details about the newly revea...
05:17, 05/26/2019

Barcelona vs Liverpool a special tie for Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho after 'spectacular' Anfield years Ivan Rakitic hopes Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho can play a decisive role for Barcelona against Liverpool as the South American pair prepare for a 'special game' against their former club on Wednesday night....
15:34, 05/01/2019

We loved her fiercely: Parents of Iris Goldsmith, 15, tell of their 'spectacular' daughter, who wanted to save the world On Wednesday, family and friends of Iris Goldsmith gathered to say goodbye to the 15-year-old who died in an accident this month. Her parents tell Charlotte Edwardes about their extraordinary daughter...
14:51, 07/19/2019

Toronto Blue Jays trade Marcus Stroman to New York Mets for 2 pitching prospects New York is sending the Blue Jays two of its top pitching prospects, 24-year-old left-hander Anthony Kay and 18-year-old right-hander Simeon Woods Richardson....
14:17, 07/29/2019

Gary Thorne's Sanity Is Collateral Damage In Gleyber Torres's Demolition Of Orioles Pitching Remember way back in May, when Yankees infielder Gleyber Torres recorded his fourth multi-homer game against the Orioles of just this season? Remember how Torres became just the fourth player in MLB history to record four multi-homer games against one team in one season? Remember how O’s broadcaster...
10:51, 08/13/2019

New York Mets hire former Sandy Koufax teammate Phil Regan, 82, as pitching coach The New York Mets hired 82-year-old Phil Regan as the team's interim pitching coach after firing former pitching coach Dave Eiland and bullpen coach Chuck Hernandez....
04:51, 06/22/2019

Former clubhouse attendant sues Detroit Tigers, ex-pitching coach alleging racial discrimination A former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant filed a lawsuit against the club and former pitching coach Chris Bosio Thursday, claiming that “a culture of racism was tolerated by the upper echelons of management."...
00:51, 07/28/2019

FIFPro Men's World XI 2019: Barcelona, Liverpool, Real Madrid and Man City dominate 55-man Fifa shortlist Liverpool's Champions League-winning squad have been rewarded with seven spots on Fifa's FIFPro Men's World XI 2019 shortlist, but are still outnumbered by Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester City....
15:18, 09/05/2019

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17:51, 05/30/2019

Left-wing billionaire George Soros scores wins in Virginia elections, as opponents say race was ‘bought’ Liberal billionaire George Soros picked up two wins in Virginia this week when two prosecutor candidates he backed ousted incumbents in local Democratic primaries -- after he poured nearly a million dollars into their campaigns....
19:34, 06/14/2019

Red eye: Astros rail against MLB for schedule Outfielder Josh Reddick railed against MLB for scheduling the Astros for a night game in Anaheim ahead of Friday's home game vs. the Rangers. Said manager A.J. Hinch: "It'll be brutal."...
14:34, 07/19/2019

A's rack up 25 hits, 6 HRs in 21-7 win over Astros Matt Olson and Sean Murphy both homered twice, and the Oakland Athletics tagged Wade Miley for seven runs in the first inning and scored a season high in a 21-7 rout of the Houston Astros on Tuesday....
07:00, 09/11/2019

Reds 1, Mets 0: Jacob deGrom Returns to 2018 Form. So Does the Mets’ Offense. After three straight losses, deGrom looked like himself throwing seven shutout innings. The Mets lost when Edwin Diaz allowed a solo homer in the top of the ninth inning....
06:34, 05/02/2019

Who are the four top-rated NFL players in 'Madden NFL 20'? Only one plays on offense EA Sports is revealing the four top-rated NFL players in its upcoming 'Madden NFL 20' video game, out next month.       ...
22:17, 07/12/2019

Manny Pacquiao produced an all-time great performance to dominate Keith Thurman in style, with Floyd Mayweather watching ringside Photo by Reuters / Joe Camporeale Manny Pacquiao, 40, just beat Keith Thurman, 30, in style. Pacquiao knocked Thurman down in the opening round, confounded the American with his incredible energy, and bloodied his face with unrelenting punching. Thurman had his moments in what fast developed into a...
09:51, 07/21/2019

Gurriel, Cole help Astros to 5-1 win over Pirates HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel and Alex Bregman homered to back up a solid start by Gerrit Cole in his first meeting against his former team, and the Houston Astros got a 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. After winning just one time on a seven-game road trip which ended Sunday, the ...
08:00, 06/26/2019

Astros' Correa has fractured rib, out 4-6 weeks Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, who is hitting .295 with 11 home runs and 35 RBIs this season, is expected to miss four to six weeks with a fractured rib....
19:17, 05/29/2019

Astros extend win streak to 6 with 8-1 win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Aledmys Diaz, Robinson Chirinos, Jake Marisnick and Alex Bregman homered for Houston, and the Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 on Monday night, extending their winning streak to six games. Brad Peacock (4-2) allowed a run and three hits in five innings for Houston, which has won nin...
07:17, 05/14/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Red Sox for 10th straight win Tyler White capped a five-run first inning with a two-run double, and Josh James delivered three scoreless innings of relief as the Houston Astros defeated the host Boston Red Sox 7-3 on Saturday at Fenway Park to extend their winning streak to 10....
07:51, 05/19/2019

How Vegas is looking at rotations of Yankees and Astros As the much-anticipated Houston Astros-New York Yankees series continues this weekend at the Stadium, bettors should already be thinking about starting pitching outlooks for the postseason. Houston and New York are virtual locks to make the playoffs given their great starts to 2019 and talent depth....
01:51, 06/22/2019

Leake tosses gem, Mariners hit 5 HRs in 14-1 win over Astros SEATTLE (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion capped Seattle’s seven-run sixth inning with a three-run homer, Mike Leake pitched his first complete game since 2015 and the Mariners stopped a four-game losing streak Wednesday night with a 14-1 rout of the Houston Astros. Seattle won for just the fourth time...
08:34, 06/06/2019

MLB roundup: Four Astros combine to no-hit Mariners Four Houston Astros pitchers combined to no-hit the Seattle Mariners Saturday night in a 9-0 win in front of the home crowd, the second time the Mariners have been victims of a combined no-hitter this season....
03:51, 08/05/2019

Correa’s RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the top of the inning, Aledmys Diaz led off the bottom with a double to left off Matt Barnes (2-1). Following walks to Alex B...
09:51, 05/26/2019

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on for a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of an interleague series on Monday        ...
01:34, 05/28/2019

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve Even after a loss to Boston snapped their 10-game winning streak, the Houston Astros have the best record and best run differential in the major leagues        ...
13:17, 05/20/2019

Astros use big 1st inning to hold off Mariners 4-2 Robinson Chirinos homered to cap a three-run first inning, Houston added an insurance run on a baffling play by Seattle's defense, and the Astros beat the Mariners 4-2 on Monday night for their sixth win in seven games        ...
08:00, 06/04/2019

Dak Prescott talks progress between Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys: ‘Most talented offense’ I’ve played with While he awaits his own extension, quarterback Dak Prescott sees teammates getting deals and can't help but be optimistic about the team's outlook.       ...
09:34, 09/04/2019

Alabama fugitive who fed meth to pet 'attack squirrel' named Deeznutz charged with wildlife offense An Alabama man who denied feeding methamphetamine to a so-called "attack squirrel" he considered a pet has been charged with wildlife offense.        ...
18:51, 07/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Pitching mailbag focuses on innings limits, Lucas Giolito's rise and German Marquez's fall You probably have had your starting pitchers knocked around so far in 2019. Who hasn't? Here's some guidance on how to make the best of it moving forward....
08:51, 06/18/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks continue HR streak, down Astros Gary Sanchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in the bottom of the fourth inning as the New York Yankees connected for the 23rd consecutive game and recorded a 10-6 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium in the opener of a four-game series....
13:51, 06/21/2019

James Paxton gives Yankees a look at their best Astros answer That guy would have a fighting chance against the Astros. That guy showed some resiliency. Any chance that guy will be wearing a Yankees uniform in October? Yankee Stadium rocked Friday night once Gleyber Torres crushed a first-inning grand slam, and from there, James Paxton did his part to ensure a...
18:17, 08/03/2019

White Sox claim 1B AJ Reed off waivers from Astros The Chicago White Sox have claimed first baseman A.J. Reed off waivers from the Houston Astros and have assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte       ...
23:00, 07/08/2019

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. The Mariners led 1-0 after J.P. Crawford homered into the bullpen in right-center with ...
23:51, 06/30/2019

MLB roundup: Chirinos delivers as Astros walk off O's in 11 Robinson Chirinos delivered a walk-off double with two outs in the 11th inning, as the Houston Astros rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of this three-game series Friday at Minute Maid Park....
13:34, 06/08/2019

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in Cleveland on July 9. Major League Baseball unveiled full rosters for the midsummer showcase Sunday, and the Astros top all big league clubs with six pl...
01:17, 07/01/2019

Verlander, Altuve lead Astros to 12-4 win over Rangers Justin Verlander followed a two-run first inning with five no-hit innings and José Altuve hit Houston's franchise-record ninth grand slam of the season as the Astros beat the Texas Rangers 12-4       ...
02:17, 07/15/2019

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row, providing a pair of two-run shots that sent the New York Yankees past the skidding Houston Astros 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh straight victory. Aaron Judge was hitless in his return to the lineup — ba...
04:51, 06/22/2019

Rangers rally from 4 down to beat Astros 9-8 on Santana hit Danny Santana lined a game-winning single with two outs in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 9-8       ...
06:00, 07/13/2019

All-Star starters revealed: Astros lead with three Alex Bregman, the runaway All-Star winner at third base for the American League, will be joined in the starting lineup by fellow Astros George Springer and Michael Brantley....
03:00, 06/28/2019

Astros and Rangers will kick off second half with a bang Major League Baseball returns Thursday with a stand-alone prime-time game on ESPN (8:05 p.m.) with the Houston Astros visiting the Texas Rangers in hitter-friendly Globe Life Park. After a first half of offensive explosiveness, I see no reason it won’t continue right off the bat (pun intended), so I...
21:34, 07/11/2019

Report: Astros trade 1B White to Dodgers The Houston Astros traded first baseman Tyler White to the Los Angeles Dodgers for minor league right-hander Andre Scrubb, The Athletic reported Thursday....
22:17, 07/25/2019

Yanks get key hits off Astros’ gloves for 8th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel’s glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 Saturday night for their eighth straight win. The Astros lost their seventh in a row in the matchup of AL division leader...
08:00, 06/23/2019

Correa, Astros top Cards 8-2; Goldschmidt HR in 6th straight Carlos Correa hit his first career grand slam and the Houston Astros withstood yet another home run by Paul Goldschmidt, beating the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2       ...
08:51, 07/28/2019

Bregman, Astros beat Mariners 11-5 for 5th straight win Alex Bregman had two hits and three RBIs, and seven other Astros drove in at least one run as Houston beat the Seattle Mariners 11-5 for its fifth straight win        ...
08:17, 06/05/2019

MLB notebook: Astros SS Correa returns from rib injury Astros standout shortstop Carlos Correa was activated off the 60-day injured list prior to Houston's Friday night road game against the St. Louis Cardinals....
05:00, 07/27/2019

The Astros prove how costly this betting strategy can be That stunning seven-game losing streak endured recently by the Houston Astros showed the drama and potential horror of “double up to catch up” betting approaches (commonly called “Martingale” strategies). Squares are prone to errant thinking that magnifies the danger of false assumptions. First, the...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Lynn gets MLB-best 12th win as Rangers beat Astros 5-0 Lynn matches season high with 11 Ks in seven scoreless innings for major league-best 12th victory as Rangers beat Astros 5-0       ...
09:34, 07/12/2019

Goldschmidt homers again as Cardinals beat Astros 5-3 Paul Goldschmidt homers again as St. Louis Cardinals beat Houston Astros 5-3 to take over first place in NL Central       ...
15:51, 07/27/2019

Verlander strikes out 12, Astros beat Rangers 4-3 Justin Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3       ...
09:51, 07/20/2019

Chirinos has RBI in 11th to lift Astros over Orioles 4-3 HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos hit an RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Yuli Gurriel singled with one out in the 11th before Chirinos hit a line drive to left field off Branden Kline (1-3), sending Gurrie...
10:51, 06/08/2019

Correa's RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox        ...
16:17, 05/26/2019

Astros vs. Tigers: Houston will get best of replacement starter Of course … (1) Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s new song is appropriately titled, “I Don’t Care”… (2) New subway announcement, “Attention customers, we are experiencing an unexpected delay in service” … (3) Mayor de Blasio held a “Green New Deal” press conference at Trump Tower on M...
20:17, 05/14/2019

MLB roundup: Astros' Verlander no-hits Jays Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander threw a no-hitter Sunday in a 2-0 win over the host Toronto Blue Jays, becoming one of just six major league pitchers with three or more no-hitters....
18:00, 09/02/2019

LEADING OFF: Marlins streak the right way, Sale vs Astros LEADING OFF: Marlins streaking in right direction, Sale faces Astros again, Orioles finally return to Coors Field        ...
10:17, 05/24/2019

MLB notebook: Astros' Sanchez set for shoulder surgery Houston Astros right-hander Aaron Sanchez will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery next week, general manager Jeff Luhnow told reporters Thursday....
04:34, 09/06/2019

Cole allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros bash Twins 11-0 Gerrit Cole allowed one hit in seven innings, and the Houston Astros backed him with three homers in an 11-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins        ...
06:17, 05/01/2019

Marisnick's bat, glove help Astros top Sale, Red Sox 4-3 Jake Marisnick homered early off Chris Sale, then made two dazzling defensive plays in center field to help the Houston Astros beat the mistake-prone Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Friday night        ...
07:51, 05/25/2019

Astros GM: OF Springer to miss 'a couple days' Houston Astros outfielder George Springer received positive news from a medical evaluation and could return by the weekend, general manager Jeff Luhnow said Wednesday....
21:00, 09/04/2019

A’s completely destroy Astros to get sweet revenge HOUSTON — The Oakland Athletics could think of no better way to erase the memory of a blowout loss to the Houston Astros than to turn things around on the AL West leaders on Tuesday night. Matt Olson and Sean Murphy each homered twice, and the Athletics tagged Wade Miley for seven runs in the......
15:34, 09/11/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros stifle Rangers Justin Verlander allowed one hit over seven strong innings, and the Houston Astros belted three solo homers while overcoming an injury to star Jose Altuve to beat the visiting Texas Rangers 3-0 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory....
09:51, 05/11/2019

Watch: Athletics crush Astros with historic 21-7 win The Oakland Athletics became just the second team in MLB history to lose a game by 15 runs and win their next game against the same opponent by 14 runs with a 21-7 blowout of the Houston Astros....
21:34, 09/11/2019

Astros put AL HR leader Springer on injured list Astros right fielder George Springer has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring strain after he hurt himself chasing a pop foul during Friday's game....
00:00, 05/26/2019

Verlander allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros beat Rangers 3-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander pitched one-hit ball for seven dominant innings, right fielder Josh Reddick made another leaping catch and the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 3-0 on Friday night. Jake Marisnick homered in the third, and Yuli Gurriel and Robinson Chirinos hit back-to-back solo ...
06:00, 05/11/2019

MLB notebook: Astros place OF Springer (hamstring) on IL The Houston Astros put star outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday, a day after he strained his left hamstring while chasing a foul ball....
04:17, 05/26/2019

Astros' Correa blames massage for fractured rib Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, who is hitting .295 with 11 home runs and 35 RBIs this season, is expected to miss four to six weeks with a fractured rib....
01:34, 05/30/2019

How many bad teams would it take to beat the Astros, Dodgers or Yankees? We picked the best players from the worst rosters in baseball and pitted them against the game's big three. The results reflect the absurdity of our era....
14:51, 09/13/2019

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory Sunday. Eduardo Rodriguez (5-3) held Houston to one run and four hits in six innings, improving to 5-1 in his last eight sta...
04:17, 05/27/2019

Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the 3-hitter in Houston's 9-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night        ...
07:17, 05/09/2019

Springer hits 17th HR, Astros top Red Sox for 9th straight W BOSTON (AP) — George Springer hit his American League-leading 17th home run and the Houston Astros continued their torrid month of May with their ninth straight victory, 3-1 over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night. Springer’s two-run shot in the eighth off Rick Porcello put the Astros up 2-1 a...
04:34, 05/18/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Angels; Lucroy sent to hospital Yuli Gurriel ran his hitting streak to 11 games with a game-tying grand slam, and George Springer delivered a walk-off hit in the 10th inning as the host Houston Astros claimed a wild 11-10 victory Sunday over the Los Angeles Angels in the rubber match of a three-game series at Minute Maid Park....
07:34, 07/08/2019

Verlander sharp against old team, Astros top Tigers 5-1 Justin Verlander allowed two hits in seven impressive innings against his former team, and the Houston Astros won their eighth straight game, 5-1 over the Detroit Tigers        ...
04:17, 05/16/2019

MLB roundup: Astros bash 7 homers, hammer A's Houston battered Oakland pitching for 11 runs on 12 hits -- six of them home runs -- in the first two innings as the Astros hammered the visiting Athletics 15-0 to set a franchise record for home wins on Monday night....
07:17, 09/10/2019

Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4 Josh Reddick homered for the second straight game and Alex Bregman had two hits and stole home to help the Houston Astros to a 7-4 win on over the Seattle Mariners       ...
08:00, 09/07/2019

Reddick, Miley lead Astros to 4-2 win over Rangers HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Reddick hit the tiebreaking RBI single and preserved Houston’s lead with a leaping grab over the wall in right field, and Wade Miley struck out seven in six solid innings as the Astros beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Thursday for their fifth victory in six games. Reddick’s...
07:51, 05/10/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox....
11:34, 05/20/2019

Twins vs. Astros: The two starters make this an Under play Going into May, the Minnesota Twins were the third-most profitable team in the American League for those who bet the money line on every one of their games and are looking to get a great start from their ace on Thursday. Jose Berrios has some of the best home splits in baseball since becoming a......
17:17, 05/02/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs' win over Astros marred by fan's injury Kyle Hendricks pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryant homered, and the visiting Chicago Cubs averted a series sweep at the hands of the Houston Astros with a 2-1 interleague victory Wednesday....
18:51, 05/30/2019

Opponents say National Straight Pride Coalition has a hidden white supremacist agenda and shouldn’t be allowed to use Modesto, California city park (KCRA) Plans for a straight pride event in Modesto are causing controversy. Organizers said it’s freedom of speech, but LGBTQ activists said it spreads hate that goes beyond sexual orientation. A group called the National Straight Pride Coalition is trying to get a permit from the city to hold an ev...
12:00, 08/09/2019

MLB roundup: Cole fans 15 as Astros rout Mariners 21-1 The Houston Astros hammered the visiting Seattle Mariners for 21 runs on 22 hits, and Gerrit Cole set a single-season standard for strikeouts in a 21-1 rout on Sunday afternoon to complete a four-game series sweep....
16:01, 09/09/2019

Bell, Dickerson lead Pirates to 14-2 rout of Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell hit his 21st homer, Corey Dickerson had four hits and three RBIs, and rookie Dario Agrazal threw six strong innings to earn his first major league win as the Pittsburgh Pirates routed the Houston Astros 14-2 on Wednesday night. Bell connected off rookie Framber Valdez (3-4) ...
09:34, 06/27/2019

Springer, Bregman propel Astros to 6-2 victory over Angels George Springer and Alex Bregman homered, Wade Miley pitched two-run ball into the sixth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-2       ...
07:51, 07/19/2019

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8 Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston's four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two major league games and lead the Astros to a 10-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers       ...
05:51, 06/12/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers power past Astros in 14th Mike Moustakas slugged the Brewers' fourth home run of the night with one out in the 14th inning, a two-run shot that led Milwaukee to a 6-3 win over the host Houston Astros on Wednesday....
10:51, 06/13/2019