Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Romo Nearing Two Year, $15M Deal with the San Francisco Giants

Romo Nearing Two Year, $15M Deal with the San Francisco Giants

Sergio Romo isn’t planning to leave San Francisco… The 31-year-old Mexican-American professional baseball relief pitcher is reportedly finalizing a two-year, $15 million deal with the San Francisco Giants, according to ESPN. Romo could earn an...

Dec 18, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rodriguez: 2014's Top Trending Athlete on Google

Rodriguez: 2014’s Top Trending Athlete on Google

James Rodríguez is a Google god… The 23-year-old Colombian footballer, who plays for Real Madrid and the Colombian national team, top’s Google’s year-end list of Trending Athletes. In his first opportunity to shine on the world soccer stage,...

Dec 16, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Oliveira Defeats Jeremy Stephens for Third Straight UFC Featherweight Win

Oliveira Defeats Jeremy Stephens for Third Straight UFC Featherweight Win

Make that three in a row for Charles Oliveira… The 25-year-old Brazilian mixed martial artist has run his featherweight win streak after defeating Jeremy Stephens. Oliveira (19-4) dominated Stephens on the ground through two rounds and then...

Dec 13, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Esparza Dominates Rose Namajunas to Win Inaugural UFC Strawweight Title

Esparza Dominates Rose Namajunas to Win Inaugural UFC Strawweight Title

Carla Esparza has earned a place in Ultimate Fighting Championship history… The 27-year-old Latina mixed martial artist won the inaugural UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship on Friday, submitting Rose Namajunas via rear-naked choke at 1:26 of...

Dec 13, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Alvarez to Coach the Wisonsin Badgers in the Outback Bowl

Alvarez to Coach the Wisonsin Badgers in the Outback Bowl

Barry Alvarez is heading back to the sidelines… The 67-year-old Spanish-American former-coach-turned-athletic director for the Wisconsin Badgers will coach the team for its New Year’s Day bowl game in the wake of Gary Andersen‘s...

Dec 12, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Morales Agrees to Lucrative, Two-Year Deal with the Kansas City Royals

Morales Agrees to Lucrative, Two-Year Deal with the Kansas City Royals

Kendrys Morales has landed a royal MLB deal… The 31-year-old Cuban professional baseball first baseman and designated hitter has reportedly agreed to a $17 million, two-year contract with the Kansas City Royals, according to the Associated Press....

Dec 11, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Santana Reaches Lucrative Multiyear Deal with the Minnesota Twins

Santana Reaches Lucrative Multiyear Deal with the Minnesota Twins

Patience has paid off for Ervin Santana… One season after settling for a one-year contract, the 32-year-old Dominican professional baseball player has landed a multiyear deal. Santana reached an agreement with the Minnesota Twins on a four-year,...

Dec 11, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Dulorme Beats Hank Lundy in Hard-Fought Junior Welterweight Fight

Dulorme Beats Hank Lundy in Hard-Fought Junior Welterweight Fight

Make that six in a row for Thomas Dulorme… The 24-year-old Puerto Rican won a 10-round split decision against “Hammerin'” Hank Lundy in a hard-fought junior welterweight fight on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....

Dec 8, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Belmonte Garcia Claims Fourth Gold at the FINA World Short Course Championships

Belmonte Garcia Claims Fourth Gold at the FINA World Short Course Championships

Make that four oros for Mireia Belmonte Garcia… The 24-year-old Spanish winner earned her fourth gold medal Friday by winning the women’s 400 freestyle at the FINA World Short Course Championships. She touched in at 3:55.76 to win the...

Dec 6, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Belmonte Garcia Wins 800 Freestyle Gold at the FINA World Short Course Championships

Belmonte Garcia Wins 800 Freestyle Gold at the FINA World Short Course Championships

Mireia Belmonte Garcia is a golden girl again… The 24-year-old Spanish swimmer cruised to victory in the women’s 800 freestyle on Thursday to claim her third gold medal at the FINA World Short Course Championships. It only took two nights, and...

Dec 5, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »