er Nacho Monreal admits he’s been quickly won over


second baseman had his third home run of the season Wednesday against the Orioles. 

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Altuve took a Steve Johnson changeup to left field for a solo home run. Altuve added a single and scored two runs. He is hitting .297/.335/.397 in 232 at-bats.

More News 03/06/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 03/05/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 03/03/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/25/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 10/24/2019 • by RotoWire Staff ports to the club on Alphonso Davies.The 19-year-old signed for Bayern Munich from Vancouver Whitecaps last summer.He has emerged as one of the club’s brightest stars over 27 appearances this season.Alvial told the Manchester Evening News: “It was my 10/16/2019 s after victory over Aston Villa.With league leas he’ll always be available to Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta for advice.Guardiola has revealed his former assistant’s “struggles” since taking over at the Emirates before Christmas, but insists Arteta has been outstanding in just a matter of weeks iders Liverpool in action on Sunday afternoon, City closed the gap atop the Premier League table – if only temporarily – but De Bruyne dismissed suggestions of early advantages in the title race.“T • by RotoWire Staff


their winter break to bed down new signings Bruno


starting pitcher won for just the second time in 13 starts this season during Wednesday’s 6-1 victory against the Marlins. Hamels arguably had his best start, striking out a season-high 11 batters and allowing one run in seven innings.

Hamels (2-9) gave up four hits and one walk. The only run the Marlins’ scored against the left-hander came on a solned terms to 2024.“I am very happy and very proud,” Masuaku said. “For me it was an easy decision.”The club wanted me to stay and so I didn’t even need to think about it – it was just a matter of time.”Now I am looking forward to the Premier Leo home run in the fourth inning. Hamels has allowed one run three times in 2013. Hamels recorded his 23rd career double-digit strikeout game and second this season. 

Hamels, who put an end to a six-start losing streak Wednesday, will look for consecutive wins for the first time this season when he heads back to the mound Tuesday at Minnesota. Hamels is 7-12 with a 4.67 ERA in 24 career interleague starts, including a 0-2 record and 10.97 ERA in two starts this season.

More News 04/06/2020 • by RotoWire Staff Cup replay against Rochdale.For the winner, there’s the reward of a home tie versus Oxford United.”The FA Cup doesn’t do any harm to have a run in, let’s try and tackle it head on,” said the Magpies boss.”We have an opportunity, two division one team 03/02/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/23/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/18/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/12/2020 • by RotoWire Staffagent Mino Raiola is set for a final push to convince Manchester United to sell him to Real Madrid.Marca says the super agent will meet with Red Devils chiefs in a last gasp attempt to make something happen.Raiola is still hopeful of the Bernabeu swi 02/12/2020 • by RotoWire Staff


n the striker will be 38 should he see out his con


The are  reliever when Tom Gorzelanny comes off the disabled list, .com reports.

No move has officially been made, but Gorzelanny is expected to be activated before Friday’s game. Burgos had a 6.44 Edfielder Reinier has completed his transfer from Brazilian club Flamengo to Madrid haenal have offloaded Japanese striker Takuma Asano to Partizan Belgrade for £1million.Asano has signed a three-year deal with Partizan, as reported by The Sun, with the fee split into three separate installments. The Japanese attacker joined the Gunnving turned 18 years old, and will move to Spain after representing his country at this month’s South American 2020 Olympic Games qualifying tournament.The Brasilia-RA over 29 innings (six starts), with 10 of his 21 earned runs coming in a May 11 disaManchester United have turned their attention to Fernando Llorente.The Spaniard is a free agent after being released by Tottenham.The Daily Mail says United are close to agreeing terms with Llorente.The 34-year-old is being brought in as cover for Romelu Lukaku.Inter Milan and Juventus are in talks to sign the Belgium international.ster against Cincinnati. It is unclear who will take his spot in the rotation.


lam Slimani at AS Monaco.On-loan from Leicester Ci


second baseman provided a three-run homer in a four-run first inning during Monday’s 5-1 wihas told Real Madrid that Christian Eriksen is not for sale.El Confidencial says Real president Florentino Perez had been hoping to cut a deal to take him to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer, as he and coach Zinedine Zidane plot a Madrid overhaul.Bun against the Twins. It was his eighth home run and fourth in May.

Unfortunately, Uggla’s home run was just his second hit in his last eight games since having a seven-game hit streak end May 9. Uggla is batting .071 (2 for 28) with one double, one home run and four RBI in his last eight games.

al win at Valencia.Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit a hat-trick and Alexandre Lacazette also scored as the Gunners won 4-2 on the night and 7-3 on aggregate.Emery said of the pair, “Yes, really they are very good strikers but I am proud of them in how t More News 10/04/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 09/01/2015 • by Jason Lempert 08/19/2015 • by Sean D’Oliveira 08/18/2015 • by Jason Lempert hizkid Islam Feruz has been without a club for two years, it has been revealed.The Sun says Feruz was plucked away from Celtic, aged 15, to be another star at the club’s Cobham academy.But such promise didn’t translate into success for the striker as 08/08/2015 • by Marty Gitlin 06/29/2015 • by Marty Gitlin


no played a key role in Tottenham’s pursuit of Tan


The gave outfielder a game off Sunday in the series finale against the Rays at Camden Yards. With Matt Moore on the mound, McLouth was given some rest. 

The speedy left fielder saw his average drop from .346 to begin May to just .268 after a game May 15 against the Padres. He’s up to .279 again after going 4 for 9 (.444) in his last two with a triple, walk and two stolen bases. He’s scored four runs in the last two games. 

The 31-year-old McLouth has three homers, 10 RBcaptain Hugo Lloris says they need to follow the transfer policy of Juventus.Lloris believes his club need to replicate the success that Juve aim for.“We are going to face Juve and they have plenty of top players,” Lloris said.”They must be an examI and is second in the American League with 32 runs scored. He’s tied for the lead in the AL with 13 steals with Boston’s Jacoby Ellsbury. 

More News 11/02/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 08/27/2015 • by Elliot Smith 06/24/2015 o Icardi for defeat to Juventus.Wanda, who also acts as Icardi’s agent, helped move the striker to PSG.“We watched Inter-Juventus, down in defeat at Chelsea.Burn arguably had Albion’s best chance of the game when his downward header clipped the bar, and reiterated the need for the team to start taking their chances.He said, “I thought Chelsea were the better team on the day aof course,” Wanda told Tiki Taka.“In the first half, it seemed that Inter needed to do more.“He didn’t miss the g • by Michael Hurcomb 05/20/2015 • by Marty Gitlin 04/14/2015 • by Michael Hurcomb 04/05/2015 • by Brandon Wise


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pitcher (thumb) is expected to come off the disabled list and against the Yankees, according to MASNSports.com.Gonzalez threw 25 pitches in the bullpen and then roughly 50-55 pitches — all without a bandage on his thumb — in a at Camden Yards Friday afternoon. “It felt pretty good, so I was happy with my performance,” Gonzalez told The Baltimore Sun. “You’re always thinking about it when you’re throwing a pen or what not, but not I’m just over it and I feel pretty good.”Gonzalez has been sidelined sle to come on in the second half of Real Madrid’s 3-2 victory over Levante to make his competitive debut and he was thrilled to be able to do so.Afterwards, he spoke of his excitement at beginning his Real Madrid career.”I hope this is the start of since May 3 with the injury. He struck out four, walked five and allowed two runs over six innings of work during his previous meeting against the Yankees on April 12.

More News m and his teammates to new heights.Kop boss Jurgen Klopp was the man who gave Gundogan his big break, when he signed him for Borussia Dortmund.And Gundogan said: “It would be incredible for them if they got so many points and lost the title — and 07/12/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 06/30/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 06/29/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 06/25/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 06/24/2018 •ro Ledley King is backing their move for Fulham teen Ryan Sessegnon.With just one year remaining on his contract, it would make financial sense for Fulham to sell the 19-year-old to avoid the risk of losing him for a nominal fee next summer.”He’s a r by RotoWire Staff 06/23/2018 • by RotoWire Staff


n Longstaff still on the books.Bruce has spoken of


starting pitcher did not factor in the decision Saturday against the Cardinals. Gallardo, who made his seventh start, allowed four runs on six hits over six innings in a 7-6 defeat, including a three-run home run off thar and is now in advanced talks to take over Gimnástic de Manresa, says Sport.The Catalan hopes to agree on terms of around €400,000 for Gimnástic de Manresa, which would be put in place to act as a feeder club for Andorra.Manchester City boss Pee bat of Jon Jay in the second inning. He did retire 13 of the next 14 batters he faced before surrendering a solo homer to Allen Craig in the sixth, putting St. Louis on top 4-2.Milwaukee was able to re-take the lead in the bottom of the inning leaving Gallardo in line to take the win, but the Cardinals rallied back with two runs in the seventh. The right-hander was pulled after throwing 90 pitches — 56 for strikes — and finished with four strikeouts and no walks while earning his third no-decision. Gallardo is slated to make his next start Friday at Cincinnati. He is 2-3 with a 3.81 ERA in nine career starts at Great American Ball Park.

More News Real Madrid defender has struggled for consistency since his arrival.But Nuno says: “He’s trying; trying to improve, but it’s not easy to get inside the routines. We give always time and space to the player, to adapt, to get involved, to understand 09/30/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 09/26/2018 • by RotoWire ng his old club fail to land Manchester City attacker Leroy Sane.Bayern have pursued a deal for Sane all summer, but it now appears off after the winger’s ACL injury.Hitzfeld is convinced City were ready to sell Sane before he broke down in the CommuStaff 09/19/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 09/13/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 09/08/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 09/02/2018 • by RotoWire Staff


Rose says there was no chance of him putting his f


The announced Thursday night that third baseman will be activated from the 15-day rsene Wenger is happy seeing Andre Villas-Boas in charge of Marseille.Wenger feels Villas-Boas took the Chelsea job too soon.He said, “He may have been a little young at the time when he came to Chelsea. He took little break and sometimes it does notdisabled list in time for Friday’s game against the Cardinals. Ramirez has been recovering from a sprained left knee.

Manager Ron Roenicke revealed earlier Thursday that Ramirez won’t be used on consecutive days or for full games after bypassing a rehab assignment.

More News 11/05/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 09/28/2015 • by RotoWire Staff abriel has revealed why things weren’t going well at the start of the season and what else helped him recover.”I had a difficult time at City at the beginning of last season,” the Brazilian said.”I wasn’t well and I didn’t play much, but my family an 09/28/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 09/25/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 09/24/2015 • by RotoWire Staff 09/23/2015 Premier League goalscoring record against Southampton.The Foxes ran out 9-0 winners over the Saints at St Mary’s, with Youri Tielemans, Ayoze Perez (3), Jamie Vardy (3) and James Maddison all on the scoresheet.The result is the biggest away win in Pr • by RotoWire Staff


ttenham boss Mauricio Pochettino was delighted wit


Making his first start since April 7, pitcher turned in a solid outing on Saturday against the Rangers. He worked five scoreless innings, giving up five hits while striking out three in a 7-2 win. The 24-year-old threw 52 of his 80 pi has admitted his admiration for manager Frank Lampard.Tomori is among those Chelsea youth team players who finally got a chance to shine in the first team under Lampard this season.He has grabbed his opportunities in central defence, and is now constches for strikes and lowered his ERA from 3.48 to 2.35.Hernandezo Vlasic.The Liverpool Echo says Vlasic has spent this season on loan with CSKA and has impressed with eight goals and seven assists, including a strike against Real Madrid in the Champions League.Trised at the recent comments made by Danny Rose about his future at the club.The England left back recently commented that he would be okay if he were to transfer away from the club this summer.”It’s not about regular first-team football. I know my ahe Croatian international asked for a move away from also walked one while collecting his first major-league win. His next start is scheduled for Friday against the Indians.


Rafaela wonderkid Matias Godoy.The 17-year-old ha


shortstop is against Miami but is available to pinch-hit or pinch-run, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

Cozart was hit in the fingers on a bunt attempt late in Saturday’s game, but the injury isn’t expected to be serious. X-rays on his hand were negative.

More News 01/15/2020 r Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood has accused several players in the current squad of hiding.Spurs are enduring an extremely difficult start to the season, which has seen some call for the sacking of boss Mauricio Pochettino.But the man who Pochettino re • by RotoWire Staff 01/13/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 12/10/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 11/11/2019 • by RotoWire Staff 07/12/2019 • by Roresident Urbano Cairo admits he overpaid for Simone Verdi.Toro coughed up €22m to sign the winger from Napoli.“We finished seventh and chose Verdi right away,” he told Tuttosport.“I asked Napoli, through my friends Branchih Joe Cole says Liverpool are title favourites.Cole says Manchester City have “weaknesses” that make Liverpool firm favourites for the Premier League title.“I said it a couple of weeks ago, I said this team’s got everything, they’re fully equippeni and De Laurentiis, toWire Staff 06/25/2019 • by RotoWire Staff


West Ham are interested in signing Fenerbahce capt


The ‘s got quick and easy saves Wednesday and Thursday, and manager John Farrell’s refrained from saying Joel Hanrahan’s job will be waiting for himove the matchwinner in victory over Southampton.Vydra ended his goal drought in a south-coast storm to give Burnley a magnificent 2-1 win at Southampton.“I heard it was 17 months since my last goal. I didn’t believe when I scored,” admitted Vydra, when he returns from the DL. Hmm.

Personally, I think Bailey is the better pitcher. As th midfielder Yusuf Yazici is aware of rumours linking him with Manchester United.The 22-year-old attacking midfielder has been linked with a possible move to Old Trafford at the end of the season.”The league is not over yet,” he told Taka.”We still hae closer for the Athletics, he was a two-time All-Star and a high-end Fantasy reliever when he was healthy. As long as he lights it up in Hanrahan’s absence, I think he has a 50-50 shot of keeping the job.

I’m making a point to add hAntonio Conte may hold back Romelu Lukaku over fitness doubts.Corriere dello Sport says Lukaku arrived from Manchester United out of shape, having missed their pre-season friendlies officially due to injury.It’s been suggested his current weight is 1im in every league where I’m not already stacked at closer, and I’ve already moved him up to 30th , ahead of Kenley Janson and Steve Cishek.


iker is a top target for Manchester United and Juv


starting pitcher underwent surgery to insert a metal rod inanchester United hero Patrice Evra has revealed he pushed manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to select Brandon Williams this season.Evra has been studying for his coaching badges since hanging up the boots on his playing career and has a close relationshipto his fractured collarbone. The procedure took 90 minutes.

Greinke is on the 15-day disabled list as a result of the injury, suffered during a brawl in Thursday’s game against the Padres. He is expected to miss up to eight weeks while healing. 

More News Joe Gomez has been overblown.Former England captain Terry has offered his opinion on the matter that has dominated the airwaves and the back pages over the past week.“I think nowadays people talk about players earning too much money, people not car 03/10/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 03/04/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/29/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/25/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 0Roy Hodgson praised match-winner Jordan Ayew after victory at Brighton.The Palace manager highlighted the club’s thinking in making the Ghanaian a permanent member of the south London squad and explained the attributes which make him such a significa2/22/2020 • by RotoWire Staff 02/14/2020 • by RotoWire Staff


fter their 4-0 defeat at Manchester City.Sergio Ag


manager John Farrell said the MRI on starting pitcher ‘s bicep “showed some inflammation,” but there “has not been any indication of a tear.” Farrell added there’s been no decision on putting Lackey on the disabled list because the team doesn’t need a fifth starter until Sunday against the Rays.

Farrell didn’t indicate who might replace Lackey Sunday, but he said Franklin Morales (back) is not an option.

More News 10/01/2017 • by RotoWire Staff o a losing start after defeat to Parma on Saturday.Inside the first five minutes he’d gone a goal down and losve to Newcastle United.Following Rafa Benitez’s departure at Newcastle, the Frenchman has been linked with the vacant role at St James’ Park.He told France24: “I would prefer to try another country, although my preferred time was in England because tt Kalidou Koulibaly to injury, then when Arkadiusz Milik did equalise, Gervinho won it for Parma in stoppages.“We worked on the 4-3-3 duri 09/28/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 09/28/2017 • by RotoWire Staff Arturo Vidal admits he’s frustrated over his situation at Barcelona.The Chile midfielder has struggled for minutes this season – which has led to talk of interest from Inter Milan.Inter coach Antonio Conte worked with Vidal at Juventus.Meanwhile, the midfielder confessed last night: “I’m sad because I do not play. “However, the most important thing is that the team wins.” 09/23/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 09/15/2017 • by RotoWire Staff 09/09/2017 • by RotoWire Staff


irror says Silva has been handed a temporary Goodi


Make no mistake, the are still going with a to saves, reports .com Saturday. That said, manager Jim Leyland is leaning ‘s way at the moment. 

Leyland still reserves the right to play the matchups, but he said using Benoit in the ninth with a three-run lead or fewer is the “ideal situation.” 

“We will use anybody, but the ideal situation probably — as we sit right now — would try to get to Benoit to the ninth inning,” Leyland said. “I’m not saying that Benoit’s the closer. What I’m saying is, we figure the lefty-imes Mexican champions beat Qatar’s own Al-Sadd 3-2 in Doha on Saturday to set up a meeting with Jurgen Klopp’s six-times champions of Europe on Wednesday.Monterrey took the lead on 23 minutes with a thunderous strike from left-back Leonel Vangioni brighty combination of him being effective against both guys, if rested and available, we would lean that way probably more often.”

Benoit doesn’t have a save to his credit this season with two holds in two appearances. He’s allowed one run over 2 1/3 innings with three walks allowed but has yet to give up a hit. He’s struck out one. 

Phy winner against Leicester City last season was emotional.Kompany’s rocket from 25 yards was the only goal in last season’s 1-0 win at the Etihad, a result that proved pivotal as City won their game in hand to go into the final day with an important il Coke has gone 1 for 2 in save situations to this point and has one blown save. Octavio Dotel is the other option in the ninth. 

More News 09/30/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 05/12/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 04/27/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 04/12/2018Brentford.Several Premier League clubs were interested in signing Maupay, but they were put off by Brentford’s valuation of the forward.However,The Argus suggests that talks are taking place between Brentford and Brighton with a view to closing a dea • by RotoWire Staff 03/27/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 03/21/2018 • by RotoWire Staff


.The young defender spent the first half of the se


With the designating Clay Rapada for assignment Sunday, it leaves just as the lone left-handed reliever in the bullpen. However, manager Joe Girardi said it won’t change how he uses the veteran reliever, according to The Star-Ledger.

Girardi said he will still allow Logan to face right-handed batters on occassion. Logan appeared in a career-high 80 games and logged a career-high 55 1/3 innings in 2012. He also won a career-best seven games and totaled a career-high 23 holds last year.

More News 06/25/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 06/19/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 05/28/injury.Kane has been out of action since New Year’s Day when he ruptured a tendon in his left hamstring at Southampton. The striker had surgery to reattach the tendon to the bone and it is thought he could return to training in April, with a view to 2018 • by RotoWire Staff 05/10/2018errero is happy with their appointment of Claudio Ranieri.Ferrero was speaking after Samp ran Juventus close in midweek, losing 2-1.Asked about the January market, he said: “We must take some time out to understand [what we need] but, if in January • by RotoWire Staff ous about bringing Dinamo Zagreb wing-back Dani Omo back to Spain.The new Spain cap left Barca for Dinamo as a teen and has played his way into La Roja’s Euros plans.Mundo Deportivo says Barca are now exploring the prospect of re-signing Olmo. The Ca 05/09/2018 • by RotoWire Staff 05/06/2018 • by RotoWire Staff