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infielder will start Friday against the Rangers.

Izturis has seen most of the playing time at third with Brett Lawrie on the disabled list. He’ll hit seventh against Rangers starter Nick Tepesch. Izturis is hitting .216/.250/.307 in 153 at-bats this season. 

More News 03/04/2016 • by RotoWire Staff 01/29/2016 • by RotoWire Staff ing watched by United scouts leading up to the summer market.Sky Sports says United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is having senior scouts watch Collins, who is tied to Stoke to 2024.The highly-rated youngster has made 12 appearances for Stoke’s first- 11/03/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 06/18/2015 ghton defender Leon Balogun.The African side are involved in a friendly against Zimbabwe, which will be a good chance for Balogun to get 90 minutes under his belt.Balogun had a stop start season with the Seagulls, with his last game coming in the FA • by Micarrived in the summer from Manchester City, but insists Juve are determined to continue “crushing” their opponents.Discussing coach Maurizio Sarri, he said: “He wants to change Juventus, but it’s not simple and it takes time.“Sarri wants to propohael Hurcomb 05/30/2015 • by Marty Gitlin 05/24/2015 • by Shawn Krest

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starter managed a 116-pitch complete-game win to move his record to 6-4 Wednesday against Cleveland.

Sabathia struck out nine and walked just one. He allowed seven hits and induced a stellar 14 ground balls. His ERA rose to 3.74 despite the solid effort.

More News 10/18/2019 • by RotoWire Staff the battle for exciting Lille midfielder Boubakary Soumare.The youngster is rated among the best prospects emerging in French football.LOSC president Gerard Lopez is ready to sell land La Provence says a move to England is likely with United and Spu 10/18/2019 • by RotoWire Staff ffered Arsenal fans encouragement that he’s close to signing.Martinelli has given Arsenal fans some transfer hope after he followed the club on social media, says the Mirror.The Brazilian 17-year-old, who plays for Ituano, is high on the Gunners’ wis 10/18/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 10/12/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 10/12/2019 • by RotoWire Staff oken of his title winning season with Manchester United.The Dutchman signed from Arsenal for a cut-price £24 million in the summer of 2012 and netted 26 goals in his opening campaign to beat Manchester City to top spot by 11 points. “Like all season 10/09/2019 • by RotoWire Staff

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outfielder , on the 15ie A champions Juventus, has urged the Italian top flight to schedule more early kick-offs to help the club grow their audience in Asia, reports, /.The 2019/20 Serie A season gets underway on Saturday, and the first two weeks will see all games start-day disabled list with an oblique injury, has been cleared for physical activities, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.Tabata has beent Miguel Angel Ramirez admits interest is arriving for 16 year-old first teamer Pedri.Barcelona have made an offer for the midfielder, which would include spending the season on-loan with the Segunda Division outfit.Ramirez stated, “It is an abnormen sidelined slham wing-back Ryan Sessegnon retains hope of a move to Liverpool.Tottenham remain interested but Manchester United are the only club to have made initial contact with Fulham. However, Sessegnon’s ultimate dream is to join Liverpool.Sessegnon is a boince May 24.

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catcher returned to the lineup and behind the plate Monday against the Cubs. Flowers missed the last three games due to a back injury. 

Manager Robin Ventura was confident that Flowers would be able to return for Monday’s game. The starting catcher has gone 13 for 57 (.228) in May over 17 games with a homer and five RBI. 

More News 03/18/2020 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 eight • by RotoWire Staff .The pair combined for Hudson-Odoi to score in victory over Burnley.”I’ve always said Reece James is a great player and I like to play with him,” the 19-year-old told chelseafc.com. “We have great link-up. He likes to find you early, loves overlappin who has earned plaudits for his displays in major tournaments, is out of contract with Standard Liege in Belgium.According to Record in Mexico, Ochoa wants a new challenge and cold head to Watford.He has previously worked with Hornets boss Javi Graci 11/04/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/12/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/01/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 08/31/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 08/28/2019 • by RotoWire Staff

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Still no timetable for David Price’s return to the Rays rotation

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The placed reigning AL Cy Young award winner on the 15-day DL with a  10 days ago, and there is still no timetable for his return, according to .

“I honestly have no idea,” said Price when asked for a possible return date. “You have to give it a chance to heal, a chance to get better, and that’s what we’re doing right now. … It all depends on how I feel when I play catch. Not trial and error, but we’re going have to base it on day-to-day.”

Price, 27, made sure to mention he has been doing strengthening exercises and the triceps is pain-free. “I feel great. And that’s probably the toughest thing for me right now is my arm feels the way it does, and my body feels the way it does, and I’m not able to do anything yet because we just have to give it time, and I understand that,” he added.

In nine starts before the injury, Price comments.Agnelli has questioned La Dea’s entry into the Champions League due to their modest history.“I find it absurd enough, at this moment, to return to the subject,” Cairo responded in the Gazzetta dello Sport. “There are no differences comp pitched to a 5.24 ERA and 1.44 WHIP in 55 innings. Both the ERA and WHIP are career worsts — and not by a small margin, either. He has never been on the MLB DL before, though an elbow problem sidelaving Leicester City.Out of contract this summer, Simpsonne admits their 2-2 draw with Celta Vigo is a title blow.The result leaves Real top of the table and ahead of Barcelona by only a point.Zidane said, “When you drop two points at home you’ll always be disappointed. It’s a real blow because we put in will leave the King Power Stadium this summer.He posted to Instagram: “I don’t even know where to start. I never ever thought that on the day I signed for Leicester I’d play for you as long ined him in the minor leagues in 2008.

Right-hander Jake Odorizzi allowed three runs in five innings against the Blue Jays last week as the rotation fill-in. He’ll start again on Monday. If he pitches well enough during Price’s absence, he could stick with the team and replace the ineffective Roberto Hernandez (5.73 ERA and 1.44 WHIP).

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Despite closer blowing his fourth save opportunity Wednesday against the Blue Jays and posting a 12.27 ERA in his last four appearances, sending his ERA from 3.68 to 5.40, manager Joe Maddon continues to .

“There’s no other options,” Maddon said, per The Tampa Tribune.

More News 08/18/2019 • by RotoWire Staff ph Hasenhuttl is not confident about Nathan Redmond being back soon.The attacker suffered a thigh injury a day before their home game against Burnley.The medical staff are not 100 percent certain when he will be back.But Hasenhuttl is a bit pessimist 07/25/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 07/04/2019 • by RotoWire Staff has been in contact with boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer during his loan spell at Roma.Smalling has excelled in the Italian capital after signing for the season late in the transfer window.He is one of the best defenders in Serie A this season, which mean 06/29/2019 • by RotoWire Staff egend Eric Cantona is set to be handed the 2019 UEFA President’s Award in recognition of his playing career and commitment to charitable causes after it.The 53-year-old Frenchman will receive the award in Monaco on Thursday during the Champions Leagu 06/26/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 06/25/2019 • by RotoWire Staff

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rm of Scott McTominay.McTominay has been United’s best performer in midfield this season.”He’s finally nailed a position down for himself and played regularly,” Solskjaer said ahead of their meeting with Sheffield United.”He’s played everywhere. He w

pitcher (left collarbone) completed a successful bullpen session Sunday and the team’s medical staff is expected to on Monday, the Los Angeles Daily News reports. Greinke, who made his first rehab start with Class A Rancho Cucamonga last Friday, is tentatively slated to return Wednesday against Washington.

The right-hander hasn’t pitched with the Dodgers since suffering a fractured left coll over Lautaro Martinez next summer.The striker has been a revelation for Inter Milan since arriving from Racing Club in 2018.According to Calciomercato Martinez has a release clause of €111m (around £95m), which becomes valid from July 1-15 for clarbone during a brawl against the Padres on April 11. He is 1-0 with a 1.59 ERA in two starts.

More News 03/10/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 03/04/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/29/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/25/2020 inted as Spain coach.Enrique, whose daughter died from bone cancer in August, is returning as Spain manager five months after stepping down for personal reasons.Enrique resigned in June after 11 months in the job and announced in August that his nine • by RotoWire Staff 02/22/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/14/2020 • by RotoWire Staff

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right fielder is dealing with a little soreness after serving as the designated hitter Thursday in his first rehab game and is out of Triple-A Gwinnett’s lineup Friday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution .

Heyward is recovering from an emergency appendectomy he had on April 22. There is no timetable for Heyward’s return, which will “be determined by his health and getting his timing back,” said Braves general manager Frank Wren.

More News 03/25/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 09/29/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/28/2019 • by RotoWire Staff nager Marcelo Bielsa does not believe that it is wise to compare his side to Arsenal.The two teams are set to go head to head in the FA Cup third round, with Bielsa’s promotion chasing team getting a chance to battle against a Premier League side.But 09/26/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/13/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/11/2019 m Howard is part-owner of Dagenham & Redbridge FC.Howard, 40, who made 414 appearnchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed they plan to buy players to make an instant impact.So far, United have added youngsters Daniel James (Swansea City) and Aaron Wan-Bissaka (Crystal Palace) this summer.He said, “Well, it’s a long-ances for the Blues across a decade-long stint between 2006-16 – more than any other player from outside the British Isles – played the final game of his profess • by RotoWire Staff

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starting pitcher prospect tossed five shutout innings, leading Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes/Barre to a win Sunday over Gwinnett. He didn’t allow a hit, walked four batters and struck out three.

“I felt like I battled early on. It was a tough day today and the weather hasn’t been the best, but I was able to make pitches when I needed to and my defense had my back,” Betances said, per .com. “My changeup kept me in the game the whole time. I was able to throw it early in the count and behind in the count.”

After posting a 13.60 ERA in his first three starts, Betances has managed a 1.76 ERA in his last three starts, lowering his ERA to 6.00. Betances is 2-2 with a .213 opponents’ batting average in six starts. He has 25 strikeouts to 16 walks in 24 innings.

Betances, who was once a prized prospect in the Yankees’ system, is trying to return to form in 2013. 

“My last year was not a good year,” he said. “For me, it’s about getting that consistency and being able to get to where I was a couple years ago. It’s just a matter of trying not to be too aggressive, staying closed and getting that front extension that will allow me to work down in the zone and throw strikes early on. Then I can mix in the off-speed pitches.”

More News 03/08/2020 • by RotoWire Staff son.Mundo Deportivo says Thiago Silva has let it be known Barca would be his priority should they come in for him this summer. The veteran defender is off contract in June.And his dream at 35 is to close out his career at Barca.Interestingly, his arr 03/05/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 03/03/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/21/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/17/2020 n the Italian last week.The Sun says Spurs considered the Napoli boss, 60, for the vacancy but the word from Italy was that his club would need a big payout and also keep him until the new year.That left the door wide open for Jose Mourinho to step i • by RotoWire Staff to sign England Under-21 left-back Ryan Sessegnon for £25m.The deal will see Spurs midfielder Josh Onomah moving the other way.The fee for Sessegnon, 19, who scored two goals in 35 Premier League appearances last season for relegated Fulham, could r 02/11/2020 • by RotoWire Staff

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cash windfall from Empoli midfielder Ismael Bennac

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After it was reported late last week the outfielder (ankle) off the disabled list heading into Tuesday’s game at Cleveland, CSN Philadelphia reports ick Bolasie is set to move to Turkey.The Sun says Besiktas and Trabszonspor are both interested in the winger, who has no future at Goodison Park under current Toffees boss Marco Silva.Southampton were among the British clubs linked with the former CYoung is on his way to Cleveland. The Philadelphia Inquirer confirmed Young is en route to Cleveland and is expected to be in the lineup Tuesday.

Young has appeared in seven rehab games betnal.The Football.London reports Arsenal are set to appoint Cagigao as their permanent head of recruitment as Raul Sanllehi continues to overhaul their backroom staff.Cagigao – the scout who brought the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Santi Cazorla and Hectorween Class A Clearwater and Triple-A Lehigh Valley, batting .367 (11 for 30) with two doubles and two RBI.

More News 02/08/2016 • by RotoWire Staff 06/10/2015 • by Jason Lempert 05/31/2015 • by R.J. White 05/28/2015 • by Jason Lempert am forward Lucas Moura is happy for David Luiz over his move to Arsenal.The pair played together at PSG.”David is a very experienced player and knows how to go through this situation. He will be stronger very soon,” Moura told the London Evening Stan 05/27/2015 • by Jason Lempert 05/24/2015 • by Shawn Krest

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Manager Dusty Baker said there were on starting pitcher ‘s status, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer. Cueto, on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right lat, was able to play catch Monday, but has yet to throw off a mound. “He’s still a ways off, because he has to get on the mound, he has to get sharp, he has to get his endurance up – but he’s working hard,” Baker said. “He’s probably in better shape now than when he went on the DL, and he was in pretty good shape then. If you’re on the DL and you’Real Betis midfielder Nabil Fekir is angry with former agent Jean-Pierre Bernès over his role in last year’s Liverpool move collapsing.While disputing claims the deal fell through due to a knee injury, Fekir insists he holds no grudge against the Rere working properly, you should be tired of it.”Cueto was 1-0 with a 2.Nigel Pearson says they mustn’t relax after their 3-0 win at Bournemouth.Goals from Abdoulaye Doucoure, Troy Deenzawa.The pair are France teammates and Lacazette has been following Arsenal’s interest in the defender online.Indeed, Lacazette has ‘liked’ a social media post of Kurzawa in a Gunners shirt in the last 24 hours.Image: Alexandre Lacazette liking a posey and substitute Roberto Pereyra secured a comfortable victory for Watford at the Vitality Stadium to lift them above their opponents in60 ERA to go along with 18 strikeouts and six walks over his first three starts.

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After getting scratre unable to flex their muscles throughout the clash and relied on Adam Lallana to score an equaliser with time running out.Asked if a point was a fair outcome, the captain told the club’s website: “Probably. I didn’t think we performed well enough iched Friday against the Rays with a stiff neck, outfielder remained out orphy says Phil Foden should stay with Manchester City.Foden is considered one of City’s brightest prospects but has struggled to break into the first-team this season given the abundance of talent at manager Pep Guardiola’s disposal.”He is a special,f the lineup Saturday. Wise has started the season in a 2-for-19ners have handed a week-long trial to 18-year-old MLS wonderkid Bassett.Bassett is a massive Gunners fan and could be set for a January move to the Emirates.Speaking on his big break, Bassett revealed: “As most people already know, this is my favou funk at the plate. He is day to day.

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MRI shows only triceps inflammation for Blue Jays’ Josh Johnson

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right-hander hopes to rejoin the rotation late next week after an MRI showed only inflammation in his right triceps. He was as a precaution.

“Just a little tiny bit of inflammation, and that’s it. All good news,” said Johnson to reporters on Saturday afternoon. He will play catch on Sunday and Monday before any plans for his return to the rotation are finalized.

Johnson, 29, is 0-1 with a 6.86 ERA in four starts for Toronto this year. The Blueison is determined not to let his success go to his head.Maddison is confident his family will keep him in line.He told the Daily Mail: “I would never want to come across as arrogant because I wasn’t brought up that way and my mum would be the first Jays acquired him from the Marlins this past offseason as part of the 12-player blockbuster trade. They’re stuck in the AL East cellar at 9-15 going into Saturday’s play.

Johnson has a history of arm trouble, specifically Tommy John surgery and shoulder inflammation. This is thnew contract talks.The Ghanaian midfielder, whose current deal comes to an end in June 2023, expressed his desire to stay at Los Rojiblancos.”My agent is talking to [Atletico Madrid],” he told Onda Madrid.”Sometimes we know that we don’t always have e first time that he has had a problem with his triceps as a big leaguer.

Left-hander e Year.It is the first time the Liverpool star has won the award.Mane helped Liverpool win their sixth Champions League title last season, as well as a second-place finish in the Premier League.He also led Senegal to the final of the African Cup of Nstarted in place of Johnson on Friday and allowed two runs on five walks and two hits in 2 2/3 innings against the Yankees.

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center fielder went 2 for 5 in his season debut Wednesday against the Mariners, collecting two doubles (both off starter Joe Saunders) out of the leadoff spot in the batting order. He also scored one run and struck out twice.

More News 29D ago • by RotoWire Staff 03/11/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 01/10/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 10/02/2019 • by RotoWire Staff Former Chelsea boss Glenn Hoddle admits he’s enjoying watching Frank Lampard’s team this season.Hoddle says there is plenty to look forward to for the Stamford Bridge faithful.“They’re a very exciting team to watch,” Hoddle told Premier League Productions.“I think you’re right, I don’t know whether those youngsters would have had a chance without thhat manager Rafa Benitez would leave the club once his contract expires on June 30.The news has caused a furious response from the Magpies faithful, with protests to oust owner Mike Ashley already underway.The Daily Star says former PSG boss Blanc wae [transfer] embargo, but they’ve been given a chance.“The one key thing is, when you put youngsters in they’ve got to be good enough, and these guys are good enough.“There’s five of them there that I think in two years time they’re going to be ready to win the league.“I reallyer Peter Bosz accepts they’re on borrowed time regarding young midfielder Kai Havertz.Last season was the finest of Havertz’s career thus far, scoring 17 goals in 34 appearances from midfield, as well as notching four assists for his teammates.As a r do feel that there’s a foundation, building blocks there to really go on and become something special.”He added: “What it’s also done with Chelsea in my opinion, your Willians, your [Cesar] Azpilicuetas, your experienced players, Jorginho and [Mateo] Kovacic – Kovacic is playing better than I’ve ever seen him, I wasn’t sure about him last year.“But they’ve all upped their game because they’re looking over their shoulder saying ‘hang on, these young whippersnappers are going to take our place’ and it’s lifted the team’s performance immensely.“They really are an exciting team to watch.” 09/29/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 09/23/2019 • by RotoWire Staff

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Owned in just four percent of leagues, former first-round draft pick has been a pleasant surprise for his small pool of owners, hitting .304 with an .803 OPS over 46 at-bats this season. 

Gillaspie has been the primary beneficiary of Gordon Beckham’s broken wrist, with Jeff Keppinger moving to second and Gillaspie playing third for the . Gillaspie showed some flashes of power in the minors (although it was in the hitter-happy PCL), while hitting for a decent average (.287) over 1,894 at-bats. He doesn’t offer much in the way of speed, but he could steal a base or two.  

He won’t hit .304 the rest of the year — Gillaspie probably will end up around .260 — but he has been playing every day, and full-time at-bats are tough to come by in the deeper single-league formats. Even without power and speed, Gillaspie could bring some runs and RBI, just frdjustments he’s made since replacing Rino Gattuso.Giampaolo changed the system to 4-3-1-2, but also focused more on passing, possession and being proactive.He said, “We are working on macro-principles right now, then we need to get into the detailsom being a regular. Still, this is 12-team AL-only Roto territory, with an expiration date when Beckham returns. anything shallower, and you may want to look elsewhere. 

More News 08/06/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 08/03/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 08/01/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 07/31/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 07/31/2017 • by RotoWire Staff iksen will play against Middlesbrough on Tuesday, despite being linked with a move to Inter Milan, reports BBC Sport.Asked about his recent performances Mourinho said: “Is this the best Christian Eriksen?”I have to be honest and say no. I know the re 07/28/2017 Barcelona great Andres Iniesta says Ivan Rakitic shouldn’t be allowed to leave.The midfielder is expected to be sold in January.But Vissel Kobe star Iniesta told Marca, “I would not let him go, he is a great player.“What he has been doing during all this time has been magnificent. “This year he is not having the prominence he had before but that does not mean that he is not a great player.” • by RotoWire Staff