Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Herrera Agrees to One Year Contract with the Kansas City Royals

Herrera Agrees to One Year Contract with the Kansas City Royals

Kelvin Herrera has agreed to a Royal deal… The 27-year-old Dominican professional baseball pitcher and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms on a one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration with the hard-throwing right-hander. The Royals...

Feb 5, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Flores Wins Arbitration Case Against the New York Mets

Flores Wins Arbitration Case Against the New York Mets

Wilmer Flores is celebrating a big win off the field… The 25-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball infielder defeated the New York Mets in the team’s first salary arbitration hearing since pitcher Oliver Perez won in 2008. Flores was awarded...

Feb 5, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lopez to Replace Rafael Nadal for Spain's Next Davis Cup Series

Lopez to Replace Rafael Nadal for Spain’s Next Davis Cup Series

Feliciano Lopez is ready to rumble… The 35-year-old Spanish tennis player will replace Rafael Nadal on Spain’s Davis Cup team. Nadal decided to take time off after his Australian Open final loss to Roger Federer. The Spanish tennis federation...

Jan 31, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cabal Claims First Grand Slam Title for Colombia in More Than 40 Years

Cabal Claims First Grand Slam Title for Colombia in More Than 40 Years

Life’s a grand slam for Juan Sebastian Cabal… The 30-year-old Colombian tennis player and his partner Abigail Spears defeated second-seeded Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig 6-2, 6-4, in the final on Sunday to take home the mixed doubles title at the...

Jan 29, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cabal & Abigail Spears Reach Mixed Doubles Final at Australian Open

Cabal & Abigail Spears Reach Mixed Doubles Final at Australian Open

Juan Sebastian Cabal is getting a second chance to become a Grand Slam champion… The 30-year-old Colombian tennis player and his partner Abigail Spears defeated Elina Svitolina and Chris Guccione, 7-6, 6-2, in the semifinals to reach the Mixed...

Jan 28, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Defeats Grigor Dimitrov to Reach Australian Open Final

Nadal Defeats Grigor Dimitrov to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal is one win away from cementing his ultimate comeback… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis star defeated Grigor Dimitrov in a thrilling five-set semifinal at the Australian Open, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-4, to reach his first Grand...

Jan 28, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Martinez's No. 11 to be Retired by the Seattle Mariners

Martinez’s No. 11 to be Retired by the Seattle Mariners

Edgar Martinez is keeping his number forever… The Seattle Mariners’ team president Kevin Mather has announced plans to retire the 54-year-old Puerto Rican former Major League Baseball designated hitter and third baseman and current hitting coach...

Jan 25, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Defeats Gael Monfils at the Australian Open to Reach His 30th Career Grand Slam Quarterfinal

Nadal Defeats Gael Monfils at the Australian Open to Reach His 30th Career Grand Slam Quarterfinal

Rafael Nadal is one step closer to a real comeback… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis star and former World No. 1, who hasn’t won a Grand Slam since taking the French Open title in 2014, defeated sixth-seeded Gael Monfils in four sets on Monday...

Jan 24, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Muguruza Advances to Her First Australian Open Quarterfinal

Muguruza Advances to Her First Australian Open Quarterfinal

Garbiñe Muguruza is one step closer to another Grand Slam title. The 23-year-old Spanish-Venezuelan tennis player has booked a maiden Australian Open quarterfinals berth, cruising to a straight-sets win over Romania’s Sorana Cirstea. Muguruza,...

Jan 22, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
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ChocQuibTown’s “De donde vengo yo” Featured in ESPN Deportes’ 2017 World Baseball Classic Coverage

ChocQuibTown may be sporting new fans soon… ESPN Deportes is featuring the Latin Grammy-winning Colombian hip-hop group’s prideful, feel-good song “De donde vengo yo” for their 2017 World Baseball Classic coverage. ChocQuibTown,...

Jan 18, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »