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Sports Giants reach deal to trade pitcher Matt Moore to Rangers
Author: 0 Giants reach deal to trade pitcher Matt Moore to Rangers

The Giants traded Matt Moore and worldwide bonus pool money to the Texas Rangers in exchange for minor league right-handers Sam Wolff and Israel Cruz . 20, 2017. Moore was due to make $9 million in 2018, so this clears a significant amount of money off San Francisco's books for them to bring someone else on board (like Jay Bruce ?) for next year.

Sports Eli Apple fined for tweeting during Giants game on Sunday
Author: 0 Eli Apple fined for tweeting during Giants game on Sunday

He's a young man that, look it, I'm into building up and not breaking down. I guess he don't remember things then. I spoke highly of him. There's tapes that Davis puts together for the offense, I believe, for the quarterbacks during the week that's keeping him in the mold.

Sports Five Things Learned: Colts-Broncos
Author: 0 Five Things Learned: Colts-Broncos

The Colts, however, did so going up against the Broncos backup quarterback in Brock Osweiler after starting quarterback Trevor Siemian left in the first quarter with an injury. When the Thursday night game was all said and done, the Indianapolis Colts lost their fifth consecutive game and saw several players exit due to injuries.

Sports Just who is Billy Napier?
Author: 0 Just who is Billy Napier?

Napier arrived at Arizona State before the 2017 season after serving as an assistant coach at Alabama. " A deal is imminent with Louisiana to make ASU OC Billy Napier its new head coach", CFB insider Bruce Feldman tweeted. A press conference will be held Monday at noon in the Cajundome. ORIGINAL STORY, 12/15/17, 11:50 a.m. Just two days after defensive coordinator Phil Bennett resigned, it now appears that offensive coordinator Billy Napier going to take the open job at ...

Author: 0 Phillies Sign Carlos Santana To 3-Year, $60 Million Deal

Neshek was an All-Star for the Phillies this year before he was traded to Colorado. Carlos Santana , the longtime Cleveland Indians first baseman, is moving on to a new team and a new fan base. He had been hospitalized in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, with pneumonia, nephew Joe Lary said. Lary pitched with the Tigers from 1954-64 and led the American League with 21 wins in 1956.

Sports Major League Baseball free agency: Angels sign Zack Cozart
Author: 0 Major League Baseball free agency: Angels sign Zack Cozart

However, a change in his approach this season sparked by a YouTube video aided in a career-best season and an All-Star appearance. A plus-defensive shortstop for many years, Cozart sacrificed some defense in 2017 to add more power to his game.

Author: 0 Muhammad Wilkerson benched for game vs

Imagine being the head coach or GM that has to explain to an owner that in a lost season, you took a gamble that cost $20 million in cap space for a player you want no part of. Bowles wouldn't confirm if Wilkerson will play again this season. Before last season, Wilkerson signed a five-year, $86 million extension, a contract that is looking worse every day.

Sports Premier League Preview: Tottenham Hotspur out to end Manchester City's unbeaten streak
Author: 0 Premier League Preview: Tottenham Hotspur out to end Manchester City's unbeaten streak

Spurs , however, have been much poorer against the top six away from home - Mauricio Pochettino's only win against a top six rival in the league, in 17 attempts, came against City a year ago. "It's in the past, I forgot everything", Pochettino said. Mid-week rests for Walker, Sane & Jesus will be welcome and even Kevin De Bruyne got a few minutes downtime when he was substituted at Swansea allowing David Silva to remind us he is the league's best player (again - I'm sticking with this).

Sports Federation Internationale de Football Association anxious about government interference in Spain
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association anxious about government interference in Spain

The issue centres on the RFEF presidency. FIFA is now conducting the investigations into the elections of the association after its former president, Angel Maria Villar, was forced to step down after the charges of corruption. Spain have been drawn with Portugal, Morocco and Iran in Group B after finishing top of their World Cup qualification group with nine wins from 10 games.

Sports Taylor to start for Bills vs. Dolphins
Author: 0 Taylor to start for Bills vs. Dolphins

Taylor would acknowledge enjoying a certain degree of satisfaction in knowing Buffalo's bid to continue its late-season playoff push rested on him some 10 months after he was almost cut before agreeing to restructure his contract, and a month after being briefly benched in favor of untested rookie Nathan Peterman .

Sports What we know about the Port Authority terror blast in Manhattan
Author: 0 What we know about the Port Authority terror blast in Manhattan

The incident is thought to have happened at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square shortly before 8am. Ullah recently carried out electrical work close to the Port Authority along with his brother, who lives in the same apartment building as the suspect , according to law enforcement.

Sports Doping: Russia backs athletes wanting to take part in Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Doping: Russia backs athletes wanting to take part in Winter Olympics

The IOC decision increased the number of Russian athletes banned for life from the Olympics over alleged doping violations at the Sochi Games to more than 30. A sign displaying the logo of Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) is seen at the committee's headquarters in Moscow, Dec. 12, 2017. On Tuesday, Zhukov, like other Russian officials, emphasized that Schmid had found no evidence of a state system of doping.

Sports Patriots' Rob Gronkowski is the top projected tight end in Week 15
Author: 0 Patriots' Rob Gronkowski is the top projected tight end in Week 15

In the 2014-15 NFL playoffs, the Patriots were alleged to have deliberately under-inflated footballs used in their victory against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship Game. Just behind Brady in passing yards is Roethlisberger (3,744) after his 506-yard performance last Sunday night against the Ravens. Brady, however, just couldn't put anything together.

Sports I regret not going Manchester United says goalkeeping legend Oliver Kahn
Author: 0 I regret not going Manchester United says goalkeeping legend Oliver Kahn

However, Kahn admits Ferguson tried to lure him from Bayern Munich on several occasions in the early 2000s. Kahn made a total of 557 Bundesliga appearances for Bayern and Karlsruhe, the most any goalkeeper has ever made in the German top flight, and only outfield players Manfred Kaltz and Karl-Heinz Korbel made more appearances.

Sports Injured Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey set for three weeks out
Author: 0 Injured Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey set for three weeks out

Then in December though, they started off by battering Manchester United only to lose 3-1 at home, followed by two away draws at Southampton and West Ham . The uncertainty surrounding the possible takeover at Newcastle isn't helping and Rafa Benitez will be hoping the deal is done before the transfer window opens so he can strengthen his squad.

Sports Josh McCown To Serve As Jets' Player-Coach
Author: 0 Josh McCown To Serve As Jets' Player-Coach

At that point, the Jets didn't have starting quarterback Josh McCown , who left in the third quarter with a broken left hand. In those four drives, the Jets ran the ball nine times, including a scramble by Petty, and passed it just three times.

Sports Manchester United's Eric Bailly to miss 'two to three months', says Mourinho
Author: 0 Manchester United's Eric Bailly to miss 'two to three months', says Mourinho

City assistant manager Mikel Arteta was left with a cut near his right eye after being struck by a plastic bottle, while Mourinho was drenched in milk that was thrown at him. United's points haul of 38 from 17 games would have been enough to sit top of table at the same stage in four of the last 10 seasons. He added: "The match is very hard".

Sports Wilshere no closer to signing new Arsenal contract
Author: 0 Wilshere no closer to signing new Arsenal contract

Wilshere's current deal expires at the end of the season, meaning Arsenal face the prospect of losing the England global on a free transfer, and this week the 25-year-old said talks had yet to begin over an extension. "There's not really a date in the diary", Wilshere said. It was also his first Premier League start for the Gunners since May 2016 after a long line of injuries.