Six pitches. That was all it took. Six pitches and Nick Hostetler was sold — on Sale. Chris Sale, that is, the skinny kid from the small college in southwest Florida who wound up being the biggest deal at the 2009 Cape Cod Baseball League
LONDON — Guts, resolve, fight. Call it what you want, but Andy Murray simply does not want to let go of his Wimbledon title. “He’s one of the best defenders in the world,” Murray’s opponent, Fabio Fognini, admitted after the world No. 1 and defending
Free-agent point guard Raymond Felton has reached an agreement with the Oklahoma City Thunder, league sources told ESPN on Friday. According to sources, Felton’s new pact is a one-year deal at the veteran’s minimum. The 33-year-old veteran averaged 6.7 points and 2.4 assists as a
Cyrus Christie has left Derby County and signed for fellow championship side Middlesbrough. The Ireland defender has spent the last three years at Pride Park but has become one of Garry Monk’s first signing on Teeside after a deal was agreed between the two clubs.
Chelsea and Manchester United are locked in a battle to secure the services of in-demand striker Romelu Lukaku. Earlier in the week it seemed certain that the Belgium international was on his way to Old Trafford after United tabled a bid of €85m. But news has
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Watch a dramatic climax to the T20 Blast match between Essex and Surrey at Chelmsford as the home side try to score four runs from the final two balls to win. Source link
Tamim Iqbal has been capped 278 times by Bangladesh in all forms of the game Essex Eagles have signed Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal for eight T20 Blast games. Left-hander Iqbal has scored 1,202 runs in 56 Twenty20 international appearances for Bangladesh at an average
Four needed from two balls – dramatic end to Essex-Surrey NatWest T20 Blast Dates: 7 July – 2 September Coverage: Ball-by-ball local radio commentary on every match, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC Sport app. In-play highlights and live text commentary of selected games on the
Jordan Amavi has 10 caps for France’s under-21 side Aston Villa have agreed to sell left-back Jordan Amavi to Spanish La Liga side Sevilla for an undisclosed fee. Former France Under-21 international Amavi, 23, will join on a five-year deal if he passes a medical.