Archive for September, 2016

U.S. Open tennis 2016: American Ryan Harrison pulls upset over ailing Milos Raonic

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

An American upstart makes the biggest splash on a day Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal advance to the third round.

U.S. Open tennis 2016: Garbine Muguruza upset in second round

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Garbine Muguruza’s poor form continued, but Angelique Kerber progressed to the U.S. Open third round.

Dodgers tried to reacquire Zack Greinke before Aug. 31 deadline, report says

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

The Dodgers miss their former No. 2 starter and reportedly want him back.

Red Sox to promote top prospect Yoan Moncada

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

The 21-year-old Cuban sensation has turned heads in Boston’s farm system and seems ready to make an instant impact in the major leagues.

Orioles complete trade with Diamondbacks for Michael Bourn (UPDATE)

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

After acquiring Drew Stubbs, the Orioles made another move to strengthen its outfield by trading for veteran speedster Michael Bourn.

Michael Phelps declares son, Boomer, a future Michigan Wolverine

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Despite nominal ties to the University of Oklahoma, Boomer Phelps is actually headed to the University of Michigan, says his dad.

Cowboys’ Tony Romo to undergo second MRI, could miss more time

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

The oft-injured Cowboys quarterback will undergo another MRI this weekend, which could decide whether he’s placed on IR.

David Ortiz meets life-size Lego statue of himself

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

It took 34,510 blocks — several hundred committed to Big Papi’s gut, undoubtedly — to complete the 6-7 creation.

Colin Kaepernick’s ‘pig’ socks look like big diss of police

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

The 49ers quarterback has another non-verbal message for the men and women in blue.

National anthem played without protest at Redskins-Buccaneers NFL exhibition

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Everyone stood for the playing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”