Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

New York Knicks Play Tribute Video for Carmelo Anthony's Homecoming

New York Knicks Play Tribute Video for Carmelo Anthony’s Homecoming

It’s a bittersweet homecoming for Carmelo Anthony… The 33-year-old Puerto Rican professional basketball player received a mostly warm welcome from New York Knicks fans Saturday night in his first game at Madison Square Garden since joining...

Dec 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Philadelphia Phillies Trade Freddy Galvis to the San Diego Padres

Philadelphia Phillies Trade Freddy Galvis to the San Diego Padres

Que padre for Freddy Galvis… The Philadelphia Phillies announced they have traded the 28-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball player to the San Diego Padres. Philadelphia will receive minor-league pitcher Enyel De Los Santos in the deal....

Dec 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Hector Rondon Agrees to Two-Year Contract with Houston Astros

Hector Rondon Agrees to Two-Year Contract with Houston Astros

Hector Rondon has made an astronomical decision… The 29-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball player and World Series champion, a free-agent pitcher, has agreed to a two-year contract with the Houston Astros, the team announced Friday....

Dec 16, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Maria Torres: First Puerto Rican Player to Earn Full Status on the LPGA Tour

Maria Torres: First Puerto Rican Player to Earn Full Status on the LPGA Tour

Maria Torres has earned her ticket… And, she’s made it into the history books in the process. The 22-year-old Puerto Rican golfer earned a full tour card for next season at this past week’s the LPGA Tour qualifying tournament in Daytona Beach,...

Dec 13, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Named the International Tennis Federation's Player of the Year

Rafael Nadal Named the International Tennis Federation’s Player of the Year

The 2017 tennis season may be over, but Rafael Nadal is still winning… The 31-year-old Spanish tennis star has won the International Tennis Federation‘s male Player of the Year award. At 31, Nadal becomes the oldest ITF men’s world...

Dec 12, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Welington Castillo Signs Lucrative Two-Year Contract with the Chicago White Sox

Welington Castillo Signs Lucrative Two-Year Contract with the Chicago White Sox

It’s a big catch for Welington Castillo… The 30-year-old Dominican professional baseball free-agent catcher has agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract with the Chicago White Sox. Castillo will make $7.25 million in each of the next two...

Dec 2, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lionel Messi Signs New Contract with Barcelona Until 2021

Lionel Messi Signs New Contract with Barcelona Until 2021

Lionel Messi isn’t going anywhere… The 30-year-old Argentine soccer star has ended speculation about his future by signing a new contract with Futbol Club Barcelona until 2021. Messi’s previous deal was due to expire at the end of the...

Nov 26, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lionel Messi Claims His Fourth European Golden Shoe Award

Lionel Messi Claims His Fourth European Golden Shoe Award

Lionel Messi is soccer’s Golden boy… The 30-year-old soccer star received his fourth European Golden Shoe on Friday after netting 37 times in La Liga play during the 2016-17 season. Messi beat out Sporting CP‘s Bas Dost (34 goals in...

Nov 24, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Miami Marlins' Star Giancarlo Stanton Named MLB's National League MVP

Miami Marlins’ Star Giancarlo Stanton Named MLB’s National League MVP

Giancarlo Stanton is a National (League) hero… The 28-year-old part-Puerto Rican baseball star, an outfielder for the Miami Marlins, won the National League MVP title, edging Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds in the closest vote since 1979....

Nov 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Houston Astros' Star Jose Altuve Named MLB's American League MVP

Houston Astros’ Star Jose Altuve Named MLB’s American League MVP

Jose Altuve is an American (League) hero… The 27-year-old Venezuelan baseball star, a second baseman for the Houston Astros, has won the American League MVP award, beating out New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge by a wide margin and capping the...

Nov 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »