Mike Aglialoro

  • Michael Bisping Retires From UFC

    Michael Bisping Retires From UFC

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC May 29, 2018 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

    Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has announced that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. Speaking on his “Believe You Me” podcast, Bisping, who suffered a detached retina in 2003, attributed his retirement to worsening eye issues. The British Bisping said he had considered one last fight, possibly against […]

     
  • Atlanta Braves Place Ronald Acuna Jr. on DL With ACL Sprain

    Atlanta Braves Place Ronald Acuna Jr. on DL With ACL Sprain

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 28, 2018 at 11:20 pm 0 comments

    Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. is grateful that his knee and back injuries aren’t as serious as he first thought. Atlanta placed Acuna on the 10-day disabled list with a mild ACL sprain in his left knee and bruises to his knee and lower back. Acuna’s leg buckled […]

     
  • Minnesota Twins Trade Phil Hughes to San Diego Padres

    Minnesota Twins Trade Phil Hughes to San Diego Padres

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 27, 2018 at 11:15 pm 0 comments

    The San Diego Padres acquired pitcher Phil Hughes and $14.5 million from the Minnesota Twins on Sunday for minor league catcher Janigson Villalobos, hoping the former All-Star can find his form in a new spot. The last-place Padres also got the 74th pick in next month’s draft from Minnesota in […]

     
  • Chicago Cubs Place Yu Darvish on DL

    Chicago Cubs Place Yu Darvish on DL

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 26, 2018 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    Just when it looked like Yu Darvish might be rounding back into form, the Chicago Cubs right-hander suffered another setback. Cubs manager Joe Maddon hopes it won’t be a major one. The Cubs placed Darvish on the 10-day disabled list Saturday with right triceps tendinitis, continuing his rough season. Darvish […]

     
  • Mariners Add Denard Span, Alex Colome From Rays

    Mariners Add Denard Span, Alex Colome From Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 25, 2018 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

    Rather than waiting to see where the Seattle Mariners are sitting by the time the trade market heats up, general manager Jerry Dipoto decided to be proactive. Rewarding a strong start in spite of numerous injuries and the suspension of Robinson Cano, the Mariners pulled off the first big trade […]

     
  • LeBron James Named All-NBA for Record 12th Time

    LeBron James Named All-NBA for Record 12th Time

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 24, 2018 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    Cleveland’s LeBron James and Houston’s James Harden were unanimously voted All-NBA first team, it was announced Thursday, with James earning the nod for a record 12th time in his 15-year career. James played in all 82 games for the first time and averaged 27.5 points to go with career highs […]

     
  • NFL Owners Approve New Anthem Policy

    NFL Owners Approve New Anthem Policy

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL May 23, 2018 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    NFL owners have unanimously approved a new national anthem policy that requires players to stand if they are on the field during the performance but gives them the option to remain in the locker room if they prefer, it was announced Wednesday. The policy subjects teams to a fine if […]

     
  • New York Mets Sign Veteran Jose Bautista

    New York Mets Sign Veteran Jose Bautista

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 22, 2018 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    Needing outfielders with both Juan Lagares and Yeonis Cespedes on the disabled, the New York Mets signed veteran outfielder Jose Bautista for the remainder of the season, mere days after his release from the Atlanta Braves. Arriving at the ballpark mere hours before the start of Tuesday’s game, he doubled […]

     
  • Lou Lamoriello to Take Over New York Islanders’ Hockey Operations

    Lou Lamoriello to Take Over New York Islanders’ Hockey Operations

    Mike Aglialoro, NHL May 21, 2018 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

    Lou Lamoriello, the architect of three Stanley Cup championships and five conference titles during his 28 years as president and general manager of the New Jersey Devils, will take over hockey operations for the New York Islanders “in a number of days,” The Athletic reports. Lamoriello, 75, was most recently […]

     
  • Cardinals’ Jordan Hicks Throws Two 105 MPH Pitches Sunday

    Cardinals’ Jordan Hicks Throws Two 105 MPH Pitches Sunday

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 20, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    St. Louis Cardinals rookie right-hander Jordan Hicks hit 105 mph on the radar gun twice Sunday, becoming the first pitcher to throw multiple pitches at that speed in the same game in the past 10 seasons. Current New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman is the only other pitcher to hit […]