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Costa Rica Advances on Penalties

Jeff Gross/Getty Images(RECIFE, Brazil) — After giving up a stoppage time goal that forced extra time, Costa Rica rebounded to defeat Greece 5-3 on penalty kicks Sunday afternoon. With the win, Costa Rica advances into the quarterfinals for the first time in Read More

Athletics Put Josh Reddick on DL

Robert Binder/MLB Photos via Getty Images(MIAMI) — Outfielder Josh Reddick was placed back on the 15-day disabled list Sunday after the 27-year-old aggravated a knee injury. Reddick was injured in the fourth inning of Oakland’s 7-6 victory over Miami Read More

Netherlands Storm Back in Final Minutes to Oust Mexico

VI Images via Getty Images(FORTALEZA, Brazil) — The Netherlands tied the game in the 88th minute and then netted a penalty kick in stoppage time to beat Mexico, 2-1, Sunday and advance to the World Cup quarterfinals. Wesley Sneijder smashed a shot from outside the Read More

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/29/14

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — World Cup – Round of 16: Netherlands 2 – Mexico 1 Costa Rica (5) 1-1 Greece (3) Penalty Kicks MLB: Oakland Athletics 4 (51-30) – Miami Marlins 3 (39-43)  Pittsburgh Pirates 5 (42-40) – New York Mets 2 Read More

Blue Jackets Sign Dalton Prout to Extension

Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — The Columbus Blue Jackets and defenseman Dalton Prout agreed to a two-year extension on Saturday. Prout, 24, has three goals and 10 assists in 82 career NHL games and was set to be a restricted free agent on Read More

Wizards Pick Up Andre Miller's Option

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Andre Miller will be staying in Washington next season.  The Wizards picked up Miller’s $4.6 million options in 2014-15 on Saturday. Miller’s agent said that the team told him that they’ll be bringing Read More

Manziel Determined to Be Starter Week 1

Elsa/Getty Images(BEREA, Ohio) — Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel is poised and ready to be the starter come Week 1 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Manziel said at the end of his first offseason training program on Friday that he expects to be the Read More

Jason Kidd Allowed to Talk with Bucks

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After helping to turn the Brooklyn Nets season around and reach the playoffs, Jason Kidd’s future with the team is uncertain. Reports surfaced late Saturday night that the first year head coach could be on his way out of Read More

Harper Homers Three Times in Rehab

G Fiume/Getty Images(AKRON, Ohio) — During a rehab stint with Double-A Harrisburg, Bryce Harper belted three home runs in a 10-4 win for the Senators on Saturday. The Washington Nationals outfielder was preparing to return to the Major League’s following thumb Read More

Napoli's Homer Helps Sox Beat Tanaka

Rich Schultz/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Masahiro Tanaka tossed a complete nine innings but took the loss as the Boston Red Sox beat New York 2-1 on Saturday night. Mike Napoli hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth to break a 1-1 tie and cement the win. Tanaka Read More