Tommy La Stella returns to Angels’ lineup

ANAHEIM — After missing nearly three months with a fractured right tibia sustained on July 2, Tommy La Stella was reinstated from the injured list on Friday. He batted second and started at designated hitter against the Astros, going 0-for-4 in a 4-0 loss at Angel Stadium. La Stella, an ANAHEIM — After missing nearly three months with a fractured right tibia sustained on July 2, Tommy La Stella was reinstated from the injured list on Friday. He batted second and started at designated hitter against the Astros, going 0-for-4…

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Bradley Beal, Wizards agree to 2-year, $72M extension

In a commitment carrying leaguewide ramifications, Washington Wizards All-Star guard Bradley Beal has agreed to extend his deal for two years on a $72 million maximum contract, agent Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports told ESPN on Thursday morning. Beal’s extension, which will begin with the 2021-22 season, includes a player option for 2022-23 that keeps him out of free agency for three more seasons and guarantees him nearly $130 million over four years. Assuming that Beal, 26, declines his player option upon reaching 10 years of service in 2022 to…

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NHL Power Rankings – 1-31 poll, plus what every team’s slogan should be

Every year, NHL team marketing departments brainstorm new slogans and campaigns to get fans fired up for the upcoming season. Some of them are clever. Many of them aren’t. So we decided to help. After scanning the websites and social media feeds for all 31 teams, these are our best guesses at their official team slogans this season. In this week’s NHL Power Rankings, we analyze them and offer suggestions for improvements. How we rank: The ESPN hockey editorial staff submits polls ranking teams 1-31, and those results are tabulated…

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr gets 2020 NASCAR Cup Series lifeline with JTG – NASCAR

Ricky Stenhouse Jr has secured a NASCAR Cup Series lifeline after signing a multi-year deal to drive for JTG Daugherty Racing, racing alongside team-mate Ryan Preece in 2020. Stenhouse, a two-time Cup race-winner, joins the team after ending a 10-year spell with Roush Fenway Racing. Roush had opted to replace Stenhouse with Chris Buescher (pictured below) in 2020, meaning that Roush and JTG have effectively swapped Cup drivers. “I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to join JTG Daugherty Racing next season,” Stenhouse said. “To be able to see what Tad…

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Unfiltered Episode 334: Kevin Lee & Uriah Hall

The guys are excited for the rematch between Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez in the co-main event this Friday. They break down the infamous hotel lobby skirmish with Uriah, who has roomed with Yair before. Are Stephens and Rodriguez just playing for the cameras, or is the beef real? Then Kevin Lee joins to talk about his huge fight with Gregor Gillespie in NYC at UFC 244, his infamous driving-while-gaming video and if anyone can beat Khabib. FULL EPISODE iTunes | Google Play | Spotify

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