Edgin to realize dream of reaching Majors on Friday In a somewhat surprisingly quick rise to the Majors, left-handed pitching prospect Josh Edgin will be called up from Triple-A Buffalo and added to the Mets' active roster on Friday. The move will correspond with starter Dillon Gee's placement on the ... 11/6/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Japan’s Kei Nishikori rallied for a five-set victory over fifth-seeded Milos Raonic to reach his first U. S. Open quarterfinal. The 10th-seeded Nishikori won 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-4 in a match that ended at 2:26 a.m. Tuesday, tying the latest finish in tournament history.
Germany defender Erik Durm has extended his contract with Borussia Dortmund by two years.
The Bundesliga club says the 22-year-old Durm, who joined the club from Mainz in 2012, signed a new deal through June 2019.
Durm is one of five Dortmund players to have won the World Cup with Germany, the others being Mats Hummels, Roman Weidenfeller, Kevin Grosskreutz and Matthias Ginter.
Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc says "it was obvious to us that we would reward his excellent sporting development and extend his contract long-term.