Sports columnist and MLB Network Insider Bob Nightengale has come out via Twitter to deliver some pretty big-time news regarding the White Sox and another prized free agent, Manny Machado. The deal on the table was said to be a long-term contract, but worth around $200 million and not the $300 million offer the shortstop was targeting.
Zach Britton agrees to deal to return to Yankees
With Robertson now in the fold, it gives the Phillies a potential closer and more stability towards the backend of the bullpen. Over the last three seasons the 33-year-old has tossed 200 innings with a 2.83 ERA.
Man deliberately ran auto into pedestrians in Germany
They said there was also preliminary information that the man was mentally ill but he had no prior police record. He then drove into the city centre, where he slammed his silver Mercedes into a crowd, injuring four.
If Chicago isn't willing to go seven-plus years, they'll likely sit back and wait for free agency in 2020.
What interests Bryce Harper more, winning or more years on a contract? It will be interesting to see whether or not the Sox land him, knowing that they have also been "all-in" on Harper as well. On the last day of the regular season, the team reportedly made a 10-year $300 million offer and seemed unwilling to budge from that valuation. The Nationals are the only team known to have made a formal offer, according to Janes.
Just because the Phillies appear to be getting a meeting with Harper doesn't necessarily mean their chances of landing the star outfield are going to increase because once again, the competition is high between other teams as well.
With plenty of suitors, and maybe even some lurking in the shadows, here are the top five potential destinations midway through the offseason as Spring Training approaches next month.
Mayfield and the Browns offense were able to push the ball downfield in the second half as they scored two touchdowns. While the schedule won't be released until mid-April, we know who the Browns will play next season.
Looking calm and relaxed, Kohli said here, on Wednesday, that the thought of a series win was not putting pressure on him. Australia won the second Test and would be desperate to win the final Test to draw the series.
Tesla's own internal tracking shows its deliveries were in line with or above estimates, spokesman Dave Arnold told reporters. For the full year, Tesla said it produced 254,530 vehicles, which is 9,290 more than it delivered.
Build 18309 took a bow overnight for fast ring testers and we can confirm that the Windows Sandbox is up and running once again. Microsoft will reportedly release its own webcams in 2019 to bring Windows Hello facial recognition to all Windows 10 devices .
The CDC's " flu view" map is based on outpatient visits to healthcare providers for influenza-like illness. The girl, who did not get the flu jab either, was admitted to Princess Margaret Hospital on December 26.
In 2006, an unbelievable spacecraft was launched towards the dwarf planet Pluto , known as New Horizons . Hammel, a planetary scientist and a media liaison for the science team, gathered at 8 p.m. for a look.
Their defense was always spectacular, but their offense struggled with Flacco at times due to the lack of a run game. On Undisputed Friday, Sharpe laid out the winning formula for the Bolts: make Lamar Jackson throw for 250-300 yards.
He later said he would not have taken Trump's endorsement for president had he made the public comments Romney has since rebuked . It would be tricky terrain for Sasse to publicly battle with Trump, who won the state in 2016 by 25 percentage points.
The annual New Year's address is a tradition Mr Kim picked up from his grandfather, founder of the communist country, Kim Il-sung. Though the economy has liberalized in recent years, there was no hint of that in Tuesday's address.
When he was recognized as the league's most valuable player last season, Harden posted 30.4 points and 8.8 assists per game. The big question is whether or not the Rockets star has actually surpassed the man dubbed as "King James" at this point.
The New York Yankees are going to be without Didi Gregorius for most of the 2019 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery . On Instagram, Machado's official account just started following the YES Network, which is the Yankees' flagship station.
Dunford Jr., the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, had communed with national security adviser, John R. Bolton, before the two men travel to Turkey and Israel.
Man charged, detained in Poland escape room game deaths
Regarded as an intellectual challenge, the games have become increasingly popular among Polish teenagers in the past five years. A fire engine stands outside an " Escape Room " game location in Koszalin, northern Poland , on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.
Government shutdown: how it will affect tax returns
That means most workers whose duties range from answering taxpayer questions to paying out refunds typically aren't at work. The IRS issued an operational plan for a shutdown lasting five days, which kept about one in eight employees working.
LeBron James, Lonzo Ball lead Lakers in All-Star voting
Rookie sensation Luka Doncic is ahead of Durant, Anthony Davis , Paul George and other stars among Western Conference forwards. Every voter submits a ballot with two guards and three frontcourt players from each conference to determine the starters.
Apple's stark warning may be ominous news for China
CEO Tim Cook blamed the slump on a slowing economy in China, where Apple has also faced competition from Huawei and Xiaomi . The U.S. -China trade dispute threatens to snarl multinational companies' supply lines and reduce demand for their products.
Raptors expecting hostile reception for Leonard in San Antonio
He was booed during a tribute video the organization played to honor his and Danny Green's accomplishments with the franchise. DeRozan became the first Spurs player to record a triple-double at home since 2003, when Tim Duncan accomplished the feat.
NASA shares first close-up images of distant Ultima Thule
The new images and science that have just been beamed back to NASA have fleshed out that pixelated blur into something believable. The first clear image of Ultima Thule shows what looks like a celestial snowman, a frozen world 1 billion miles beyond Pluto.
Rep. Crenshaw: Wall Crucial Part of Border Security
Republicans under retiring Speaker Paul Ryan all but gave up trying to the muscle the conservative House Freedom Caucus in line. The new Congress will gavel into session on Thursday, with Democrats taking over the majority in the House of Representatives.
Mega Millions jackpot rises to $415 million
A record-breaking $1.537 billion Mega Millions prize was sold in SC previous year , but the ticket buyer has not yet come forward. There is one jackpot victor in the New Year's Day Mega Millions drawing, according to lottery officials.