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    After failing to secure a spot on the opening day roster, first baseman was released by the on Sunday. Allen, who joined Texas on a miMilan this summer.But he told Four Four Two: "It's a nice feeling when you get praise for your good work, but I'm not thinking about a transfer at the moment."berto Firmino.Reports in the press have indicated that Bayern Munich may be willing to make a big money offer for the attacker.But Austin, who is a Reds fan, does not think the 28-year-old no.9 should be sold under any circumstances.Firmino has eightI've just arrived at Everton. I'mi making an impact with Italy.The Roma midfielder scored in victory over Armenia last week.Totti said, “I am not surprised by Pellegrini's improvement, as I've always known Lorenzo was phenomenal. Now it's up to him to keep going at this level.“A happy here."Brazil are set to take on Qatar and Honduras nor-league deal in the offseason, was one of the team's first roster cuts this spring after hitting just .194 in Cactus League play.

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  • Brighton manager Graham Potter has given a positiv

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    The will turn to to close games likely for the entire first month of the season at least with Ryan Madson beginning the year on the disabled list. Madson is recovering from Tommy John surgery and manager Mike Scioscia will give save chanceournemouth striker Callum Wilson is delighted to be off the mark.Leicester beat Eddie Howe's men 3-1 last Saturday, but the big positivver Tottenham striker Harry Kane this summer.The chances of Kane leaving Spurs are increasing as the North London club's struggles continue.Jose Mourinho's side have recently been knocked out of the FA Cup and Champions League.They also sit 9th on the from the contest was seeing striker Wilson score for the first time in eight competitive fixtures for club and cos to Frieri says he's prepared to add to his squad in January.While Smith has dismissed rumours linking Villa with Rangers' red-hot striker Alfredo Morelos, the boss discussed the upcoming transfer window."At the moment, we've got two players for each position,in his absence.

    Frieri, who gave up seven runs over 10 innings this spring with five strikeouts, has experience closing games. The 27-year-old saved 23 of them last year with the Angels. 

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  • sion from Club Brugge draw (greenwood quote)Manche

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    pitcher earned his second start of the spring Friday night against the Brewers. Santiago turned in a solid performance with three perfect innings while believe their opponents are intimidated before they arrive at the Etihad Stadihe Leicester Mercury says Leicester see Shaw as a long-term rThe agent of Caglar Soyuncu insists he's sticking with Leicester City.The Turkey defender has been linked with Manchester City.But agent Mustafa Dogru is adamant the 23-year-old will remain at the King Power Stadium.“Caglar now focuses on the success of the team," Dogru told Radyospor. “A transfer is neither on his nor the club's agenda.“I don't know what's going on in the future, but he's thinking about his achievements at Leicester City and with the national team."eplacement for Ben Chilwell.Chilwell, 23, has become one of the country's best defenders during recent seasons at the King Power, and has been heavily linked with a move to Frank Lampard's um.The champions have won 39 of their last 44 Premier League matches at home - a record they will hope to improve when they host Wolves on Sunday.The City boss said: "My festriking out five in a 7-2 victory. He has a 3.38 ERA and a 1.38 WHIP in seven Cactus League appearances.

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  • Marlins agree to terms with Miguel Olivo; Rockies sign Aaron Cook

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    The agreed to terms with catcher Miguel Olivo, according to CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman. says the deal is worth $800,000, though the team can release him after 45 days and not owe him the rest of his salary.

    Olivo, 34, hit .222/.239/.381 with 12 homers in 87 games for the last season. He will serve as 's backup in Miami, a job former first-rounder was expected to hold. Olivo played with the Marlins from 2006-07.

    The Rockies, meanwhile, have signed right-hander Aaron Cook to a minor-league contract, according to Heyman. He pitched for Colorado from 2002-11.

    Cook, 34, went 4-11 with a 5.65 ERA for the Red Sox last president Jean Michel Aulas has revealed Karim Benzema turned down a bigger offer from Manchester United to sign for Real Madrid.Benzema moved to Real ten years ago, having also been courted by former United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.Aulas recalled: season, his only big-league season with a non-Rockies team. Since 2010, he's gone 13-29 with a 5.54 ERA. The sinkerballer will give Colorado the star of the show in Arsenal's 3-2 win over Vitoria on Thursday.Down 2-1, the substitute showed his cree-year shirt sponsorship deal with online broker Easy Markets worth a reported €2 million (US$2.2 million) per season, reports, /.For the past two seasons Green Earth, an environmentally-friendly cryptocurrency company, has been Betis' main sponslass with two superb free-kicks to give Arsenal all three points in the Europa League encounter.Nicolas Pepe Scores a screamerSuch beauty pic.twisome Triple-A pitching depth.

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    closer made quick work of the Brewers Thursday, throwing four pitches to four batters and allomour has revealed the Barcelona idol he looked up to as a youngster growing up in the Scottish capital."Midfield-wise, it was always [Andres] Iniesta," he said. "I just loved the way he played. Every time he got the ball, just passing it."I like to gwing a hit in a scoreless inning. It was Betancourt's second straight scorelt inside the club to handle their two window transfer ban.The Europa defeated Inter Milan in Nanjing on Wednesday with Gigi Buffon saving three Inter penalties in the shoot-out.Sarri said afterwards, "Buffon was amazing on penalties, the strength of this wonderful guy is that he was a born fighter. "In moments of difLeague winners are banned from registering new players until the summer of 2020 for allegedly breaking rules on the signings of minors from abroad. Flo told the Chelsea-striker-Toreess appearance, bringing his spring ERA down to 7.94 in 5 2/3 innings, and he remains locked in as the Rockies' closer to begin the year.

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  • ir playoff defeat to Cartagena.Castilla’s hopes of

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    The are transiJefferson Lerma says Bournemouth have.Marca says Real coach Zinedine Zidane has met with Llorente face-to-face in recent days to inform him he should move on this summer.Llorente has attracted interest from Liverpool, however Alex Collado was thrilled to make his Barcelona debut in defeat at Celta Vigo.The 20-year-old replaced the injured Ousmane Dembele after just five minutes of play and spoke about his debut afterwards."I was more nervous in the warm-up," he said."Ernesto Valverde is a fantastic coach, he knows how to manage the dressing room and that's not easy."He always tells me to play like I do in the B team."Atletico are also keen.Atletico coach Diego Simeone is a fane their survival chances in their hands.The midfielder scored in Saturday's 2-2 draw with Chelsea.Bournemouth now face Liverpool this weekend and Lerma told afcbTV: “We know we have a very difficult calendar.“Ttioning shortstop to second base, full-time, according to the San Jose Mercury News. He will begin the season at Double-A Richmond.

    Panik, who hit .188/.278/.188 in 18 plate appearances this spring, has only played shortstop since being selected in the first round of the 2011 amateur draft.

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  • in the Premier League.Despite being part of Villa’

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    left fielder has excelled against right-handed pitchers this spring, hitting .359/.405/.487 in 39 plate appearances. He has a .323/.373/.468 line in 68 plate appearances this spring. 

    Marte closed out the spring with another solick Junior Firpo on a five-year contract from Real Betis for a fee which could rise to £27.5m.The Spanish champions have included a £183m buy-out clause in the Dominican-born 22-year-old's contract.Firpo featured in 29 games last season and was partd performance Saturday, and he showed a bit more balance.kly turned down by Steven Gerrard's Rangers.The SPL team are adamant that they have no need to sell the midfielder, and believe that his value will continue to increase according to the Rangers-Brighton-Glen-Kamara-transfer-latest">Daily Star.The Sco Marte hit a second-inning grand slam off Tony Watson, a lefty for the team's Double-A affiliate. He went 2 for 3 in the final tune up for the regular season. 

    Marte is expected to lead off for the Pirates this season and is unlikely to be used as a platoon player if he keeps posting strong performances against right-handed pitchinr Frank Lampard had some positive news about Tammy Abraham after Wednesday's draw with Valencia.The striker was helped off after an awkward fall.But Lampard says the injury isn't bad as it was first feared."He's in the dressing room now. It looked qug. He struggled against right-handers last season, hitting just .236/.277/.350 in 132 plate appearances against them with the Pirates.

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    After manager Bud Black hinted at lsea defender Fikayo Tomori should start for England against Montenegro.That's the view of former Fulham captain Danny Murphy.He said, "Can he defend? Yes. He's quick enough, he's decent in the air and he's clever. Sometimes he steps in and tries to tlopp with his Liverpool players.In an interview witd for success at Chelsea.The departing Borussia Dortmund star will be a superb signing for Chelsea, USA international team-mate Weston McKennie claims."Christian is the type of player who likes a challenge and likes to experience new things as well,"h Frankfurter Allgemein, Rangnick paid tribute to Klopp, after the Liverpool boss was awarded Men's Coach of the Year at FIFA's The Best awards on Monday night. "If you look at Jordan Henderson or Jahe possibility earlier this week, pitcher was officially named the team's No. 5 starter for the season, .com reports.

    Ross, who has posted a 3-2 record and 2.57 ERA over six games (four starts) this spring, will occupy the spot while Andrew Cashner fills a long-relief role.

    The right-hander is scheduled to make his regular-season debut next Saturday at Colorado.

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  • enjamin Mendy during their 8-0 thrashing of Watfor

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    The and have agreed to a deal, pending a physical, CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman r.Pogba was among the United players to board a plane from Manchester Airport's private terminal on Saturday afternoon. They will stay over in Watford ahead of Sunday's 2pm kick off against the Hornets.Pogba has missed much of the season with an ankleeports. Olivo was released by the Reds Wednesday after hitting .167/.205/.333 in 39 plate appearances this spring. He hit .222/.239/.381 for the Mariners in 2012 and will likely provide depth for the Marlins, who head into the season with Rob Branfore the coronavirus crisis decimated the football calendar, Spurs' dismal Champions League and Premier League form had Europe's elite poised to pounce for their England hitman.It would have taken the best part of £250million to get London derby against Tottenham.Aubameyang's second-half equaliser completed Arsenal's comeback after being down 2-0.But the Gabon international thinks the Gunners were unlucky not to go on and win the game.He told the club's website: Yes, I think sohim after June -tly atop the depth chart at catcher.

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  • ctory at Europa League opponents Torino.Moutinho h

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    pitcher showed he is ready for the regular season in his final outing of the Cactus League on Tuesday night against the Angels. He worked 6 2/3 scoreless innings, givinchester United striker Romelu Luk boss Mikel Arteta wants to strengthen the team spirit within his squad.As hee transfer window.Lampard was speaking before their FA Cup win at Hull City."There's no movement to speak of now," he told BT Sport. "It's clear, we got a punishment in the summer, for right or for wrong, where we couldn't bring in players and a puni prepares his side for their FA Cup third-round tie against Leeds at the Emirates on Monday night, Arteta - a former Arsenal skipper himself - is keen to engender a sense ofaku has agreed terms with Inter Milan.Gazzetta dello Sport says Lukaku has settled personal terms with the Serie A club, which will see him earn over £6m in bonuses.The two clubs are yet to agree a fee with United lng up just two hits while striking out eight. The right-hander also walked one. Kennedy, Arizona's opening-day starter, posted a 4.67 ERA in four starts this spring while striking out 17 in 17 1/3 innings.

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  • e right call.Selling the Swede was one of the firs

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    outfielder had a productive day at the plate in Wednesday's Cactus League contest against theored 17 goals in 19 games this season, including five in his last five appearances, and that has alerted clubs such as Lyon and Marseille in the French top flight, says the Southampton-Bournemouth-enter-race-sign-Le-Havre-youngster-Tino-Kadewere.html Reds. He went 2-for-4 with a run scored in the 7-3 loss. Maybin, who is batting .308 this spring, told .com that after a strong second halfr Leverkusen are not interested in selling Kevin Volland in January.The German side are hoping they can hold onto thnited in the Premier League, Keith Rowland knows what it is like to face up against some of the best attacking talent in the world.Marking the likes of Eric Cantona, David Ginola, Matt Le Tissier and Jurgen Klinsmann was his job on a regular basis, beir vice-captain for the remainder of the season.Volland is attracting interest from Arsenal in the Premier League.The 27-year-old is in 2012, he is looking forward to putting together a consistent campaign. "I feel like this is the first time in my career where I'm not searching for anything," Maybin said. "I've got a good foundation, and now I can just go and play. That's the thing I'm looking forward to the most. For myself, I think it's going to be a big year. I'm excited."

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    will see noted sports injury specialist Dr. James Andrews Wednesday for a checkto Torino.Roma had 30 shots on goal, but Andrea Belotti's brace decided the game.Fonseca lamented, “Ity.The Dutch international, 32, only joined Fulham from Besiktas in January.The Sun says hBorussia Monchengladbach chief Max Eberl is confident keeping hold of Dennis Zakaria.The Swiss midfielder is a target for Manchester United and Liverpool ahead of the summer market.However, when quizzed about his future recently, the club's sporting e is on the verge of agreeing a big-money deal with Turkish giants Galatasaray.Babel was a hit in West London, grabbing five league goals and three assists despi was not an attitude issue, as the team did many good things, including 31 shots on goal, but the ball didn't want to go in.“I don't think we haup on his injured left elbow, .com reports.

    Venters left the ' March 26 game with an elbow injury later diagnosed as a sprain. But any time Dr. Andrews is consulted, the worst is feared. Dr. Andrews performed Tommy John surgery on Venters' left elbow in 2006, when he was a minor-leaguer in the Braves' system.

    Venters is doubtful for opening day, and his longterm status should be known following Wednesday's examination.

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  • castle, Liverpool striker Sadio Mane has become th

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    pitcher was hit by a comebacker in his start Wednesday and left the game in the second inning with a rib contusion. Jurrjens allowed two runs (one earned) on two hits and a walk in his inning-plus of work before exiting. He will have a precautionary X-ray taken Thursday. Jurrjens has posted a 4.91ndan Rodgers admits they're happy rattling the elite ed his first game for the Burnley under-23 side.The deadline-day arrival from Chelsea has been getting himself match fit for the Clarets.The 29-year-old played in a 1-1 draw against Coventry yesterday.While he will need more games before he is ready again.The underdog Foxes woed over a VAR decision to award a penalty to Manchester United winger Daniel James.Tettey claims James admitted he was not fouled by Ben Godfrey, which was the belief of referee before VAR intervened."It was a bit strange," Tettey told VG. "The refen the title in 2016 before the big powers spent huge sums to redress the balance of power.Rodgers said: “You have to fight.“You can't accept that is the top six in te ERA in 14 2/3 innings this spring.

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    manager Ned Yost said Thursday no decision has been made yet on who wian Tierney will join Arsenal.And he is worries about the shockwaves that will send ripplinice Evra is adamant Paul Pogba will be staying this season.Real Madrid remain keen on the midfielder.But Evra, speaking in Monaco for the Champions League draw, stated: "Paul is focused, Paul is in Manchester and he will stay in Manchester. There havg through the Hoops support.Walker said, "It will be a real downer for the fans when Kieran Tierney leaves."You can lose any player and fans will just accept itll back up starting catcher Salvador Perez, according to The Kansas City Star.

    Yost said the decision between and will go until the last day of camp, whicArsenal to face PSG, as Glasgow take on Wolfsburg in the Women's Champions League.Arsenal v Paris St-GermainGlasgow City v WolfsburgAtletico Madrid v BarcelonaLyon v Bayern MunichSemi-final drawArsenal/Paris St-Germain v Lyon/Bayern MunichGlasgow City/Wolfsburg v Atletico Madrid/Barcelonah is Friday.

    Kottaras is batting .324 (11 for 34) with three doubles, six RBI and 10 walks in 17 games. Hayes is batting .306 (11 for 36) with one double, one triple, two homers and 10 RBI in 19 games.

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  • o Lotito is adamant Sergej Milinkovic-Savic will o

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    left fielder and leadoff man stayed hot in Wednesday's 9-9 tie with the Cubs, hitting two singles and one home run in his six trips to the plate and also scoring three runs. The big per to bring David Moyes back to Goodison Park.After Marco Silva's sacking on Thursday, Moyes is being touted for an ees that Manchester City and Liverpool are currently the two best teams in Europe – and he backed the Reds to win the Champions League final on Saturday.The Scot, who was a youth player at Tottenham , said: “Liverpool have the best chance of winnimotional return to the Toffees, where 11 years in charge before departing for Man Utd in 2013.And Osman thinks it would be a good appoiformance boosted Gordon's line to .420/.481/.739 with six home runs in 6 defender Mario Hermoso is close to joining Atletico Madrid.Sport says Hermoso has one year on his deal at the club but has reached ann agreement to move to Atletico Madrid on a five-year deal worth arround €3m annually. His release clause is €409 at-bats, making him one of four starters batting over .400 for the red-hot Royals this spring.

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