Said McGann: "What I took away the most was his routine and what he did on a nightly basis". At the minor league level, the farm system is one of the deepest in baseball. "Class" for the way he carried himself on and off the field, "winner" for his five championship rings and even "captain" would probably be among the first choices of Yankees fans.
Cloud Computing , who had 13-to-1 odds, did not run in the Kentucky Derby , the first jewel of the Triple Crown . A victor of 4,450 career races and the 1981 Eclipse Award as outstanding apprentice will review key races on the Triple Crown trail and the road to the Breeders' Cup World Championships, providing his thoughts leading into the race, insights about what happened during the running of the race and key takeaways from the outcome.
The margin of victory was 0.2011 seconds and the win was redemption for Sato, who crashed while trying to beat Dario Franchitti on the final lap of the 2012 race. Castroneves made several efforts to get back to the top spot, but Sato's vehicle was too fast, and he would not give up his position. "I was hoping that Jay was going to stay against the wall, but obviously, there was the impact".
The Finn finished second with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo completing the podium. He did not allow Raikkonen to pull away in the first stint of the race , put in some great laps when he did have clear air, and then once he had pitted pulled away and controlled the rest of the race .
Mourinho and United took the winning option, overpowering a talented by lightweight Ajax to give their season and thousands of celebrating fans a warmer glow. As for Ajax coach Peter Bosz, the frustration was clear as his side faltered in their bid to win their first European trophy in 22 years. "We were really sad because you think of life and football - you have no choice".
Vettel's third win of 2017 increased his lead over Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton in the drivers' world championship to 25 points. Six races into the new campaign, the Ferrari driver is no longer Formula One's Mr. Vettel added that he was as surprised as anyone when he came out ahead. Whether Vettel's win was entirely deserved is subject to whether or not you can see team orders in Ferrari's race tactics, with pole position Raikkonen.
The 34-year-old produced some stunning golf to go round in 62 -- 10-under-par -- for a winning total of 277, 11-under. Henrik Stenson was the first to falter, dropping two shots in three holes on the 13th and 15th, and despite a final-hole birdie he wasn't able to recover any more of the defecit, ending the event tied for third at eight-under-par with Nicolas Colsaerts and Hideto Tanihara .
It was a very welcomed sight in Irving's case, after he rolled his left ankle in the third quarter of Cleveland's Game 4 win. The Celtics never led in any of the games in Boston , trailing by as many as 50 in Game 2 and 39 on Thursday night before both teams emptied their benches.
Republic of Ireland global Jonny Hayes put Aberdeen ahead in the ninth minute when he found space in the penalty area to volley home. Aberdeen's lead lasted just two minutes as Armstrong hauled Celtic level . Rogic started the game on the bench but came on in the 27th minute after Kieran Tierney went off with an injury to his mouth after being caught by Jayden Stockley's flailing arm.
John Gibson made 30 saves for the Ducks. With Nashville deriving the last shift change due to home-ice advantage, coach Peter Laviolette could opt to keep Johansen away from Kesler. Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden, and Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) battle for the puck in front of Anaheim goalie John Gibson , left, during the second period in Game 3 of the Western Confere.
He is now sidelined with injury, but Hector Bellerin will likely hold on to his position at wing-back, and Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey are flourishing in our new 3-4-2-1 system, and the Ox may well believe that he could be falling behind in the pecking order once again, a prospect which may make his consider his future, especially with just 12 months left on his current contract.
Defending its decision to publish the pictures , the New York Times said: "The images and information presented were neither graphic nor disrespectful of victims, and consistent with the common line of reporting on weapons used in horrific crimes".
Twice Formula One world champion Alonso , who skipped the Monaco Grand Prix to make his IndyCar debut, led for 27 laps and looked ready to earn a fairytale victory until he suffered a familiar fate when his Honda engine expired with 21 laps to go.
Cher just celebrated her 71st birthday over the weekend, and strutted around in sparkles and pasties onstage, looking and sounding phenomenal. When I was really young my mom said, 'You're not going to be the smartest, you're not going to be the prettiest.
Pieces of the auto were flung all over the track, damaging other cars . Man, he just took off and that's it. One of the most intriguing storylines all month was the performance of two-time Formula One champ Fernando Alonso running in his first Indy 500 .
Ronaldo was starting his first La Liga game away from home for almost two months following coach Zinedine Zidane's rotation policy, and he smashed a loose ball high into the net after good work from playmaker Isco. As a result, they certainly won't be pushovers here, as they weren't last term when they managed a draw in this fixture to go with a win over Atletico, while they were edged out 2-1 by Barca.
As the Cleveland Cavaliers gear up for Game 4 in their conference finals against the Boston Celtics , there is a different atmosphere. Boston has to rebound by committee, and they did that in this game, but part of that was a seeming disinterest from Cleveland on doing the work.
The other factor to consider is the safety vehicle. Ocon found that out the hard way, and his mechanics had two hours to get his vehicle ready for qualifying. "I'm deflated, but I'll keep pushing tomorrow", Hamilton told Channel Four. "It was a very intense race and I had to be patient", said Vettel. "The auto was really nice to drive".
Poile says rapid diagnosis and treatment are critical to prevent complications and Johansen's symptoms began soon after Game 4. But we got depth in our roster. "That's for sure. We've proven that time after time", Bieksa said. If he is to go, he will probably not be 100 percent and that's not ideal for a big game on the road.
The Penguins were the NHL's worst team in the 2003-04 season, but it was the Capitals who drew the first pick and opted for Alex Ovechkin. They then beat the Sharks in a six-game final that was fairly anticlimactic. The home team won both meetings as the Preds picked up a 5-1 win on October 22 in Nashville and the Pens picked up a 4-2 win in Pittsburgh on January 31.
The Barca coach bows out after three seasons in charge with nine trophies to his name. It would also be the ideal send off for the Barcelona coach who will sit in the Catlan dugout for the last time in the Vicente Calderon Stadium, ending a successful three-year spell at the club.
It's been forgotten amid the praise of Cleveland's run to the NBA Finals, but the Cavaliers were 29th in the NBA in defensive efficiency after the all-star break - a two month stretch in which Cleveland ranked ahead of only the tanking Los Angeles Lakers.
Of course, they bounced back. They have the wins and the statistics to make a case, more importantly, they also have a style of play being copied (even by college teams ) and is changing how the game is played. You've got to do something. "It doesn't matter how you get those four wins, as long as you get them, and that's our goal". And you already know Draymond Green had to get his two cents in on the issue.
Defending a paltry score of 129 with 11 needed off the last over and Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) having seven wickets, Johnson, whose arms still look like they have been sawn off tree trunks, conceded nine after Manoj Tiwary had hit a four off the first ball.
India arrive in England and Wales as one of the favourites to lift the trophy and repeat their success from 2013 - when they beat host England in a memorable final. Friday, May 26: Australia vs Sri Lanka at The Oval in London . Kohli's 50-over form in the past 12 months is nothing short of exemplary, with an average of over 90 - while he already has the fourth most one-day global centuries in history.
But Conte saw something his predecessor did not and Moses has thrived as a wing-back in the Italian's 3-4-3 system which carried Chelsea to the Premier League crown. That's what makes me so proud, and if I am still here next season I will have the same attitude". I want to win the cup for my club and that's all I care about.
After the Europa League win over Ajax this week Mourinho handed the summer transfer baton to Woodward as he left for his summer holidays. Sergio Romero has spent large parts of his club career sitting on the bench but after helping Manchester United win the Europa League, he believes he has shown he is good enough to be the club's number one goalkeeper.
While teammate Lewis Hamilton was knocked out in Q2 after a miserable qualifying run, Bottas managed to close the gap to Ferrrari by snatching third, with a lap just 0.045s adrift of polesitter Kimi Raikkonen . Despite Wehrlein's Sauber auto resting precariously on the barriers, the German escaped without injury. The Briton was unable to get into a groove for the entirety of the race and repeatedly complained about there being something wrong with the vehicle in the radio.
There has been speculation that Beckham's no-show for the voluntary OTAs stems from displeasure with his contract. It seems that Beckham may have been getting in some private workouts of his own while in California, however. Beckham, whose work ethic has never been in doubt, has been in Los Angeles working with personal trainer Jamal Liggin (and disgraced quarterback Johnny Manziel).
Jordan scored 5987 in his post-season career in 179 games from 1985-2003. But Thursday nights blowout, game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, was everything I wanted to see from the Cleveland Cavaliers . Magic averaged 26.2 points, 13.0 assists and 8.0 rebounds en route to winning Finals MVP. For Boston, guard Avery Bradley was the only player to get anything going, with most of his 23 points coming in the first half.
If not for Leonard's injury it would have probably been less, but it's still an impressive number, especially considering the fact that the usual blowout customers such as the Nets or the Lakers have not been around. Here's what's notable. LeBron averaged more assists in losses than in wins, while in wins he shot 5.6 more times per 100 possessions. But those minutes vs.
Kerber is not performing to the standards usually associated with the highest ranked player in the game after she won her first two Grand Slam titles at the Australian and US Opens a year ago. However, she lost in the first round a year ago, as well, but not as No. 1. I mean, it was my best year, but when I played tournaments on clay , I was not performing so well.
As the Cleveland Cavaliers put on their new NBA Finals hats, the Celtics players started to collect some of their belongings in garbage bags to take home for the summer. The Warriors won an National Basketball Association record 73 regular-season games last season, then added one of the league's best players in Durant .
Added Smart, "We have to be nearly flawless playing against those guys". King James or Air Jordan? That's what this rematch between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will amount to when the NBA Finals commence Thursday in Oakland, Calif.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James celebrates his three-point basket during the second half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics on Thursday in Boston . With James in foul trouble, Irving stayed on the floor despite rolling his left ankle in the third quarter, when he scored 19 points in less than five minutes.