Clemens' son among familiar names on Day 2 of MLB draft

With the second pick, Cincinnati took California high school right-hander Hunter Greene , one of the top two-way talents in a draft stocked with them. 16 overall selection. "This is about getting as many players as we can in the Twins organization to help get us back to where we want to be as a team", Falvey said.

Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous allegations'

The Department of Justice appointed the former FBI chief to lead the investigation into Russian Federation following the firing of James Comey by President Trump . He said that, since his recusal, he had never been given information or details about the Russian Federation investigation. Harris was questioning Sessions about policies from the Department of Justice he was citing as the reason he was unable to answer certain questions during his testimony .

Durant plays role of closer, puts Warriors on precipice of flawless postseason

With a 3-0 series lead in the 2017 NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors are well on their way to winning their second title in three years. The Warriors , leading the best-of-7 championship series 3-0 can wrap things up Friday night (Saturday morning in Manila) when the Cavaliers host Game 4 at the Quicken Loans Arena.

Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups

Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups

He still led the tournament in scoring and was named the MVP. He was awarded Conn Smythe both times, but didn't have Crosby's regular season dominance to match with one of those two campaigns mostly missed with injury. Crosby became the sixth multiple victor of the Conn Smythe Trophy since it was first handed out in 1965 and the third to win it in consecutive seasons, joining Philadelphia's Bernie Parent (1974 and 1975) and Pittsburgh's Mario Lemieux (1991 and 1992).

WNBA's Breanna Stewart, Bria Hartley open to 3-on-3 in Olympics

The changes mean Tokyo 2020 is set to be the most gender balanced Games in the history of the Olympics in terms of both athletes and events. "I'm not very good at the three-on-three thing", the Cleveland Cavaliers star said, per Zach Harper of CBS Sports.

Belmont Stakes Predictions: Will Irish War Cry Cash? 6/10/17

One year after Irad Ortiz, Jr. had ridden Creator to the win in the final leg of the American triple crown , Jose enjoyed his turn in the spotlight in Elmont, New York . Irish War Cry held on to finish second, while Meantime faded to an eighth-place showing. The Todd Pletcher-trained, one-eyed Patch has Derby-winning jockey John Velazquez onboard after finishing 14th in Kentucky, while Pletcher's best prospect is likely to be Tapwrit , which was sixth in the Derby.