Weddle released by Ravens, doesn’t plan to retire

Weddle released by Ravens, doesn’t plan to retire

11:24 PM ETJamison HensleyESPN Staff Writer CloseUniversity of Maryland graduate Lives in the Baltimore area with his wife and sonOWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The Baltimore Ravens have cut free safety and defensive leader Eric Weddle.Weddle, who turned 34 in January, reached the Pro Bowl six times, including all three seasons in Baltimore. Considered the quarterback…
Angels irked as Harper again lobbies for Trout

Angels irked as Harper again lobbies for Trout

2:07 AM ETESPN News Services CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Now pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies, Bryce Harper.The new Phillies slugger has again lobbied for superstar Mike Trout to join the franchise in 2021, in a possible violation of Major League Baseball's tampering rule.MLB has not yet said whether it will look into Harper's remarks, but in…
Projecting win-loss record for all 30 teams now that Bryce has signed

Projecting win-loss record for all 30 teams now that Bryce has signed

7:00 AM ETBradford DoolittleESPN Staff Writer CloseSports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers AssociationWith the Phillies' signing of Bryce Harper last week, we can start to turn our full focus on spring training, as the time-honored baseball calendar…
Dotted by spin, the problem Australia must solve fast

Dotted by spin, the problem Australia must solve fast

12:30 AM ETDeivarayan Muthu in NagpurThe Nagpur pitch is so cracked and slow that Australia pick two frontline spinners - legspinner Adam Zampa and offspinner Nathan Lyon - in their XI in addition to a fall-back option in Glenn Maxwell's part-time offspin.It was at this venue at the World T20 three years ago that New…
Vijay Shankar holds his nerve to stake World Cup claim

Vijay Shankar holds his nerve to stake World Cup claim

1:20 AM ETDeivarayan Muthu in NagpurOn the eve of the second ODI against Australia in Nagpur, Vijay Shankar was eyeing Virat Kohli's bat like a kid would do a box of candies. After getting the MRF thing in his hands during training, he shaped to punch the ball over the leg side.He rolled out two…
Recent Match Report – Afghanistan vs Ireland 3rd ODI 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

Recent Match Report – Afghanistan vs Ireland 3rd ODI 2019 | ESPNcricinfo.com

Mohammad Shahzad ramps the ball to third man AFPMar 4, 2019The Report by Hemant BrarAfghanistan chose to bat v IrelandAfghanistan captain Asghar Afghan won the toss and opted to bat against Ireland in the third ODI of their five-match series in Dehradun. Mohammad Shahzad and Dawlat Zadran returned for the hosts after being rested for the…
Recent Match Report – Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans, Pakistan Super League, 24th Match | ESPNcricinfo.com

Recent Match Report – Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans, Pakistan Super League, 24th Match...

Mar 3, 2019The Report by Danyal RasoolKarachi Kings 120 for 5 (Livingstone 53*, Ingram 31, Ilyas 3-27) beat Multan Sultans 118 for 7 (Hammad 29, Shinwari 4-15, Umer 3-22) by five wicketsHow the game played outIn what has been a fairly evenly contested PSL tournament, there was one team that stood out, if that is…
World Cup still the focus as teams switch format

World Cup still the focus as teams switch format

Mar 3, 2019The Preview by Andrew MillerBig pictureLike the credits at the end of a Hollywood blockbuster, the outro music will be blaring in St Lucia but most people are probably ready to leave their seats after six weeks of intense entertainment on England's tour of the Caribbean. Nevertheless, for those too stuffed with popcorn…