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Author: 0 Giants trade outfielder Andrew McCutchen to Yankees for prospects, reports say

The New York Post's Joel Sherman reported that the Yankees had been discussing giving up two minor leaguers, including infielder Abiatal Avelino , in the deal. Before coming to the Giants , he played all nine of his major-league seasons with the Pirates. The Yankees, meanwhile, have been without Aaron Judge for five weeks now due to a fractured wrist.

Sports Manchester United forward Anthony Martial offered new contract despite Jose Mourinho wishes
Author: 0 Manchester United forward Anthony Martial offered new contract despite Jose Mourinho wishes

And ahead of a must-win clash at Burnley on Sunday, the under-fire boss has hit back at his critics. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes the real Premier League season only begins after the worldwide break. Last season everybody thought Atletico Madrid wonderful because they won the Europa League after being knocked out of the Champions League. I'm the only manager to win eight titles, in Italy, Spain, England.

Sports Why can't Serena Williams wear what she wants to play tennis?
Author: 0 Why can't Serena Williams wear what she wants to play tennis?

That's what ran through my head as I saw the phenom that is Serena Jameka Williams walk onto the court at the U.S. Open, in a black tutu, looking like a magical girl character from Princess TuTu . "Sometimes I get really down and feel like, 'Man, I can't do this, '" she told Vogue in her cover story where she posed with her daughter. Serena Williams wears custom Nike shoes at the US Open 2018.

Sports Social media has field day with Nick Kyrgios-chair umpire discussion
Author: 0 Social media has field day with Nick Kyrgios-chair umpire discussion

You as an umpire take a decision on the chair, do you like it or don't you like it? "Can you just stay out here for like two minutes?" Kyrgios saw the trainer two games later but sent him away with a pat on the back after receiving some salt to help with the effects of the heat and soon turned things around, recovering the break in the second set and growing more dominant as the match went on in a 4-6 7-6 (8/6) 6-3 6-0 victory.

Sports Patriots rework Rob Gronkowski's contract
Author: 0 Patriots rework Rob Gronkowski's contract

NFL Network's James Palmer previously reported in May that the team was working on restructuring the tight end's deal, but so far it has been quiet, at least publicly. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is aware of what is happening around the league and he wouldn't mind being taken care of in the near future. Jalen Ramsey probably thinks this is way too much money to give to an overrated tight end.

Sports Nadal sends injured Ferrer into Grand Slam retirement
Author: 0 Nadal sends injured Ferrer into Grand Slam retirement

It's sad to see him finish like this but he deserves everything because he's a fantastic player". I'm not the only one, a lot of the players struggled. The No. 5 seed pulled out a 7-6 (4), 5-7, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory in a match that lasted 4 hours, 14 minutes. "I knew it would be a hard match". You need to play [your] best tennis from the first point.

Sports Luke Shaw earns England recall
Author: 0 Luke Shaw earns England recall

Henderson and Alexander-Arnold were part of the England set-up that reached the semi-finals in Russian Federation. Southgate is unable to call upon Gary Cahill or Jamie Vardy after both men removed themselves from England consideration this week to focus on their club careers, though neither has categorically ruled out making a return to global football in future.

Sports Rejigged England face revived India in fourth Test
Author: 0 Rejigged England face revived India in fourth Test

A win would see the series get back to level terms with 2 games apiece, and would set up a thrilling finale Test. First it was Dom Bess, the Somerset off spinner who is actually 21 now but was 20 when playing two Tests against Pakistan this summer.

Sports Real Madrid want the signing of Raheem Sterling
Author: 0 Real Madrid want the signing of Raheem Sterling

ET / 5 p.m. GMT. Liverpool's Mohamed Salah is on the shortlist for the men's player of the year award, along with Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric. Benfica got past PAOK 5-2 on aggregate in the playoff round to secure safe passage into the group stage, and that rubber-stamps Liverpool's berth in Pot 3 .

Sports Cleveland Browns LB Mychal Kendricks indicted on insider trading charges
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns LB Mychal Kendricks indicted on insider trading charges

Kendricks released a statement shortly after the announcement by U.S. Attorney William McSwain, admitting to insider trading and saying he accepts "full responsibility for my actions" and that he "knew it was wrong". Sonoiki asked Kendricks for four tickets to the Eagles' game against the New York Giants, and Kendricks provided them, authorities said. On Wednesday morning, the Browns released a statement on Twitter revealing Kendricks will not make the trip to Detroit for the team's ...

Sports Saints trade for QB Teddy Bridgewater
Author: 0 Saints trade for QB Teddy Bridgewater

He parted ways with the Vikings at the end of last season, and looked like he was going to spend 2018 on the New York Jets. While record-setting quarterback Drew Brees is entrenched as New Orleans' starter, the move signifies that Saints coach Sean Payton was not entirely comfortable with either veteran Tom Savage or second-year pro Taysom Hill serving as Brees' backup.

Sports Rodgers agrees to record extension worth $33.5M per year
Author: 0 Rodgers agrees to record extension worth $33.5M per year

If Aaron Rodgers didn't provoke envy around the National Football League before, he might do just that now. Rodgers has two seasons remaining on his five-year, $110 million contract signed in 2013. As you can see below, it looks like he dropped some of his new $57.5 million signing bonus on a new hat, coat and tie. After the first one, he came back the next season and won his second NFL MVP.

Sports Jose Mourinho ‘one loss from the sack’ at Man Utd
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho ‘one loss from the sack’ at Man Utd

The Daily Mail were among those to lead on the taunts from Spurs fans towards Jose of "You're getting sacked in the morning", while the Express picked up on Mourinho's refusal to discuss United's lack of summer activity in the transfer window.

Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers signs massive 4-year extension with Packers, reports say

Atlanta's Matt Ryan held the previous benchmarks for annual salary ($30m) and guaranteed money ($94.5m). Green Bay Packers fans anxious about Aaron Rodgers' future in Titletown can take the quarterback's own advice and "relax". If you were hoping there was a chance Aaron Rodgers would ever quarterback your team in the future, you can kiss that hope goodbye. But Rodgers has been with the Packers since 2005, and likely will be there until his career is finished.

Author: 0 Green Bay Packers and Aaron Rodgers agree to four-year extension

The new deal includes a little more than $100 million in guaranteed money, according to the person close to the negotiations. Rodgers, 34, led the Packers to the Super Bowl championship in 2011, where he was also named most valuable player.

Sports US Open organisers express regret over Cornet warning
Author: 0 US Open organisers express regret over Cornet warning

Due to the extreme heat at the tournament in NY - with temperatures reaching 38 degrees - female players were given a ten-minute break during the second set on Tuesday. Twitter user Alissa Warren tweeted a picture of Novak Djokovic topless on court, writing: "Busted for code violation [sic] #alizecornet took 10 sec to turn top right way but #novacdjokovic can sit for minutes half-naked".

Sports Yaya Toure passes medical in London following Manchester City release Dimitry Seluk
Author: 0 Yaya Toure passes medical in London following Manchester City release Dimitry Seluk

Ivory Coast legend Yaya Toure is closing on signing for a new Premier League club after his agent confirmed he passed a medical in London . The Ivory Coast global fell out-of-favour under Pep Guardiola and left City when his contract expired at the end of last season so he's available on a free transfer and has been on the look-out for a new club in recent months.

Sports Hawaii shuts out South Korea to win Little League World Series
Author: 0 Hawaii shuts out South Korea to win Little League World Series

Hawaii's championship run came with a 2-0 win over Georgia, an 8-3 win over MI, a 10-0 win over NY, a 3-0 win over Georgia and Sunday's 3-0 win over South Korea, according to ESPN. It was the third straight game in which Choi had homered. While Georgia played Hawaii tighter than any other team in the tournament, it was held scoreless in all 17 innings played between the two teams at the double-elimination tournament.

Sports US Open digest: Murray and Nadal through, Halep out
Author: 0 US Open digest: Murray and Nadal through, Halep out

I played some good stuff, although spending three hours and 17 minutes on court was more than I would have liked. "It felt like King Kong was on my back there for a while", said the 25-year-old. When he sprinted to pick up a drop volley and guide the ball down the line to set up match point , celebrating as he raced past the net, it was nearly as if he had never been away.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur embarrass Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur embarrass Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford

Mourinho has not lost the dressing room but morale has suffered in recent months and it was noted that only eight players were on the team coach from Carrington to the Lowry Hotel for the Spurs game. And the only way to do that is to come to places like Old Trafford and get the three points. Although Mourinho was unhappy at the lack of signings this summer, his inability to get the best out of the players already at the club has caused concern among the United hierarchy.

Sports Blue Jays' Tulowitzki not expected to return in 2018
Author: 0 Blue Jays' Tulowitzki not expected to return in 2018

The Blue Jays have won five in a row for the first time this season and hold a 4-1 lead in the season series against the Phillies . Kendrys Morales was raked over the coals earlier in the season, when the Toronto Blue Jays veteran couldn't hit a lick.