McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
Mariners' Paxton could pitch rehab game in Everett - HeraldNet ... was four years ago today — July 9, 2010 — that the Mariners traded pitchers Cliff Lee and Mark Lowe to Texas for first baseman Justin... 07/9/2014 - 3:19 pm | View Link
Mariners notebook: Sucre viewed as defensive upgrade over Buck - Tri-City Herald Online ... was four years ago Wednesday — July 9, 2010 — that the Mariners traded pitchers Cliff Lee and Mark Lowe to Texas for first baseman Justin... 07/8/2014 - 12:37 pm | View Link
Cole Hamels can be traded to... - NBC Sports Lee fans four in four innings in second rehab start - Philadelphia Phillies 07/8/2014 - 11:38 am | View Link
MLB trade market not what it used to be - USA Today Nightengale: GMs aren't forced to trade as deadline nears - Shreveport Times 07/7/2014 - 2:05 pm | View Link
Pelicans Game Notes: 6:05 p.m. at Potomac - OurSports Central 100. The other players in the Texas Top ... been on a roster since CLE released him 8/8/2012 - Traded in package for Cliff Lee in 2009 - Previously 07/6/2014 - 4:39 am | View Link
Mariners' Paxton could pitch rehab game in Everett SEATTLE — Seattle Mariners left-hander James Paxton moved one step closer to returning from his extended stay on the disabled list by experiencing no problems in throwing 32 pitches over two innings of a simulated game. 07/9/2014 - 11:03 pm | View Link
Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 8, 2014 It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 8th. 07/9/2014 - 10:59 am | View Link
Mariners notebook: Sucre viewed as defensive upgrade over Buck Paxton upbeat after pitching two simulated innings in latest step in his comeback effort 07/8/2014 - 11:20 pm | View Link
Mariners Notebook: Sucre hopes to stick this time Jesus Sucre has improved markedly in Triple-A. He's hoping to stay with the Mariners for a long time this time around. 07/8/2014 - 10:54 pm | View Link
Nightengale: GMs aren't forced to trade as deadline nears The Raysâ?? surge probably means David Price stays put. / Rick Osentoski, USA TODAY Sports ST. LOUIS -- It's the baseball trade deadline, a time where teams scour the market, burn the phone lines, and believe they have found the perfect piece for the World Series parade. 07/8/2014 - 1:59 am | View Link
History shows that trading Cliff Lee is a terrible idea That offseason, the Phillies traded Lee to the Mariners the same day they acquired ... Then, in another rental deal, the Mariners sent Lee to Texas in July, 2010 for prospects Matt Lawson, Blake Beavan, Jose Lueke and Justin Smoak. Beavan and Smoak are ... 07/30/2014 - 10:59 am | View Link
MLB Trade Rumors: Top Buzz on Cliff Lee, Matt Kemp and More For instance, according to Kyle Bogenschutz of 97.1 The Ticket in Detroit, the Detroit Tigers traded two quality arms to Texas for Joakim Soria on Wednesday ... Phillies about left-handed starter Cliff Lee, ESPN's Buster Olney reports that there's just ... 07/24/2014 - 6:33 am | View Link
MLB Trade Rumors: Teams Interested in Bartolo Colon and Cliff Lee? RP Joakim Soria Traded to Detroit On Wednesday night the Texas Rangers sent reliever Joakim Soria to the Detroit Tigers for two pitching prospects, which has garnered trade rumors among other contending teams who are looking to fill the holes in their rosters before next Thursday's trade ... 07/24/2014 - 3:22 am | View Link
Cliff Lee returns to Phillies Monday; trade talks continue As someone who has been traded midseason on several occasions, Lee is no stranger to in-season trade talk and ... has been spent with the Cleveland Indians, Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers, in addition to the Phillies. The four-time All-Star and former ... 07/21/2014 - 1:29 am | View Link
Seattle Mariners' Cliff Lee traded to Texas Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas - Cliff Lee suddenly is in the starting rotation for the AL West-leading Texas Rangers, who pulled off a big deal despite bankruptcy proceedings and unsettled ownership. The Seattle Mariners sent the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe ... 07/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Cliff Lee Rumors Cliff Lee struggled in his first start back from the disabled list last night, allowing six runs on 12 hits in 5 2/3 innings, and while that outing likely didn’t ... 07/31/2014 - 7:46 am | View Website
Cliff Lee Clifton Phifer Lee (born August 30, 1978) is an American professional baseball starting pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball. He stands 6 ... 07/31/2014 - 4:25 am | View Website
Cliff Lee Statistics and History | Baseball-Reference.com Clifton Phifer Lee . Position: Pitcher Bats: Left, Throws: Left Height: 6' 3", Weight: 205 lb. Born: August 30, 1978 in Benton, AR High School: Benton HS (Benton, AR) 07/26/2014 - 12:06 am | View Website
MLB Rumors: Phillies willing to trade Cliff Lee ... May 2, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee (33) throws a pitch n the first inning against the Washington Nationals at ... 06/2/2014 - 1:56 pm | View Website
Yankees trade rumors: Cliff Lee, Jeff Samardzija, other ... It's an off day. Time to speculate! The Yankees might as well set up a triage in the clubhouse. Players have gone down left and right all season. That's especially ... 05/19/2014 - 8:29 am | View Website
Football clubs from the Crimea region annexed by Russia will play in the Russian leagues this season.
The Russian Football Union says in a statement that clubs from the cities of Simferopol, Sevastopol and Yalta will play in the second division south, a third-tier Russian league.
Since Russia annexed the peninsula in February, it has registered five new clubs there.
Detroit Free PressWild deadline day sends shock waves throughout baseballFOXSports.comIt was an eventful MLB trade deadline to say the least. Some moves we may have seen coming, and others took us completely by surprise. Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal recap it all. share 0. Tweet 0. 0. FOX Sports Ken Rosenthal.