Month: June 2018

Report: Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors

Report: Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors

A person familiar with the situation says that Kevin Durant will sign a two-year contract to remain with the Golden State Warriors, with the caveat that the deal will have an option and allow him to return to free agency next summer.
Report: Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors
Source: NBA

Musgrove's gem vs. hometown Friars fuels Bucs' win

Musgrove's gem vs. hometown Friars fuels Bucs' win

Joe Musgrove threw seven shutout innings, and the Pirates scored four in the third inning to take the series opener against the Padres, 6-3, on Friday. Gregory Polanco went 2-for-4 with two RBI to help the Pirates begin their West Coast swing with a win. Eric Lauer allowed six runs, three earned, and six hits in five innings for the Padres, who have lost five of their past six games.
Musgrove's gem vs. hometown Friars fuels Bucs' win
Source: MLB

Anderson's 8 scoreless give Rox a lift in LA

Anderson's 8 scoreless give Rox a lift in LA

Tyler Anderson struck out eight over eight scoreless innings and Nolan Arenado hit his NL-lead-tying 20th home run — one of three Rockies solo shots — to lead Colorado to a 3-1 win on Friday night in Los Angeles. In a tough-luck loss, Rich Hill fanned 10 and Justin Turner homered in the ninth — the Dodgers’ 54th in June, a franchise record for home runs in a single month.
Anderson's 8 scoreless give Rox a lift in LA
Source: MLB

Rookie's two doubles all Giants need in win

Rookie's two doubles all Giants need in win

Austin Slater had three hits, including two RBI doubles, when the Giants continued their best month in two seasons with a 2-1 victory over the D-backs on Friday, backing another strong start from rookie Andrew Suarez. D-backs starter Patrick Corbin did not seem to have his best stuff, but the left-hander managed to crank out six efficient innings in a no-decision.
Rookie's two doubles all Giants need in win
Source: MLB

Blackburn turns in season-best outing; A's top Tribe

Blackburn turns in season-best outing; A's top Tribe

After a shaky couple of innings, Paul Blackburn settled down and found his groove, outdueling Trevor Bauer in a 3-1 win over the Indians on Friday at the Coliseum. Marcus Semien, Khris Davis and Jed Lowrie knocked in the runs as the A’s won their fifth consecutive game — and 11th of their last 13 — to improve to a season-high seven games over .500.
Blackburn turns in season-best outing; A's top Tribe
Source: MLB

Report: Steve Kerr, Golden State Warriors finalizing contract extension

Report: Steve Kerr, Golden State Warriors finalizing contract extension

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is reportedly finalizing a lucrative contract extension. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski says the two sides are nearing a deal that will make Kerr one of the NBA’s highest-paid coaches.
Report: Steve Kerr, Golden State Warriors finalizing contract extension
Source: NBA