Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Falla Scores Big Upset at Australian Open

Falla Scores Big Upset at Australian Open

Alejandro Falla has scored the first big upset of the tournament in the men’s draw at the Australian Open… The 28-year-old Colombian tennis player defeated American Mardy Fish, ranked No. 8 in the world, in straight sets in their second round...

Jan 18, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Named World's Best Player for Third Straight Year...

Messi Named World’s Best Player for Third Straight Year…

It’s official… Lionel Messi is the king of the soccer field. The 24-year-old Argentinean soccer star, who plays for Futbol Club Barcelona has received the FIFA’s Ballon d’Or, making him the 2011 best player in the world. Messi beat...

Jan 9, 12 • Deportes1 Comment »
Posada Ending His Baseball Career?

Posada Ending His Baseball Career?

Jorge Posada may just have caught his last baseball at Yankee Stadium… The 40-year-old professional baseball star is reportedly planning to retire after 17 seasons with the New York Yankees rather than pursue opportunities with other teams. A...

Jan 8, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ronaldo's Dolphin Quest...

Ronaldo’s Dolphin Quest…

Cristiano Ronaldo is swimming with the fishes… But don’t worry, it’s not what you think! The 26-year-old Portuguese soccer sensation went swimming with dolphins on Tuesday while in the United Arab Emirates. Ronaldo even posted a picture on his...

Dec 28, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
Beltrán Signs with the St. Louis Cardinals...

Beltrán Signs with the St. Louis Cardinals…

Carlos Beltrán will be flying high with the St. Louis Cardinals next season… The 34-year-old Puerto Rican slugger has signed a two-year contract with the reigning World Series champions, pending the results of a physical, according to team...

Dec 23, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
Four More Years for the Grizzlies' Gasol...

Four More Years for the Grizzlies’ Gasol…

NBA star Marc Gasol has no plans to leave his Memphis home in the near future… The 26-year-old Spanish ‘baller has signed a new $58 million contract with the Memphis Grizzlies to stay with the team for the next four years. “I...

Dec 16, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ramirez Set to Sign Contract with Milwaukee Brewers...

Ramirez Set to Sign Contract with Milwaukee Brewers…

Former Chicago Cubs star Aramis Ramirez will be playing for the Milwaukee Brewers next season. The 33-year-old Dominican third baseman will reportedly sign a three-year contract with the Brewers, pending completion of a physical, according to FOX...

Dec 13, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
Barea to Play for the Timberwolves?

Barea to Play for the Timberwolves?

Well, shiver me timbers! J.J. Barea could be playing ball for the Minnesota Timberwolves next season, according to multiple reports. The 27-year-old Puerto Rican basketball star—who helped lead the Dallas Mavericks to the 2011 NBA title this...

Dec 12, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
Pujols: The Marlins' $200 Million Dollar Man?

Pujols: The Marlins’ $200 Million Dollar Man?

He’s led the St. Louis Cardinals to two World Series titles in the last six seasons, but will baseball superstar Albert Pujols be switching teams? The 31-year-old Dominican first baseman has been reportedly offered a 10-year contract by the Miami...

Dec 7, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »
A Ballon d'Or Threepeat for Messi?

A Ballon d’Or Threepeat for Messi?

He’s the reigning Ballon d’Or winner, having won the coveted trophy two years in a row… And now Lionel Messi is on the verge of a threepeat! But the 24-year-old Argentine soccer superstar will have to beat out his fellow Futbol Club...

Dec 6, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »