Archive for August, 2013

Milos Raonic advances to 4th round at U.S. Open

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Canadian Milos Raonic reached the fourth round of the U.S. Open for the second year in a row Saturday with a 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 win over Spain's Feliciano Lopez.

Victoria Azarenka rallies into round of 16 at U.S. Open

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Second-seeded Victoria Azarenka lost the first set in 66 minutes Saturday, then rallied for a 6-7 (2), 6-3, 6-2 victory over No 26 Alize Cornet to advance to the round of 16 at the US Open.

Giants cut Marvin Austin, David Carr (National Football Post)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
Giants down to 53 players

Harbaugh: “Optimism” about Pitta’s return (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
Tight end Dennis Pitta's hip injury was initially feared to be season-ending, but the Ravens are increasingly optimistic he could return this year.

Jon Baldwin makes 49ers’ squad, Seneca Wallace doesn’t (National Football Post)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
Quarterback released

Rams reach NFL roster limit (National Football Post)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
NFC West club down to 53 players

Looking more closely at final 53-man roster (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
All the speculation is over, and the Ravens have set their 53-man roster. What can be learned from those 53 names?

Tynes balks at non-football injury designation (National Football Post)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
Kicker says he should have been placed on IR.

Blue Jays to call up backup catcher from triple A

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons says the team will bring up a minor-league catcher at some point after rosters expand on Sunday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/mlb/story/2013/08/31/sp-mlb-aj-jimenez-toronto-blue-jays.html?cmp=rss

Agent: Johnny Jolly appreciates second chance with Packers (National Football Post)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013
Defensive lineman makes team, has battled through off-field adversity