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Diamondbacks face Brewers, look to win 7th straight

Manny PiƱa was sore but otherwise fine a day being felled by a left-elbow contusion suffered when he was hit by a Robbie Ray pitch. Brewers manager Craig Counsell rested him Wednesday prior to Thursday's injury . Chris Iannetta took a ball, then a strike, and got a high strike to his liking, promptly depositing it over the fence to tie the game with two outs in the ninth inning.



Wenger agrees two-year contract extension at Arsenal

Wenger, whose contract expires this summer, has divided fans, with some keeping faith in the coach while others are pushing for a change following yet another failed Premier League campaign. Wenger's contract as manager of the club ended with the final match of the season and decisions on his future have been made by senior management. Arsenal have got a long way to go at the moment, they're a long way behind.



Arsenal's Wenger to stay for another two years, reports say

The 67-year-old's new contract was offered by majority club owner Stan Kroenke , to which the agreement was later shared in a boardroom meeting with an official announcement expected to follow suit tomorrow. Arsenal went on to seal the double with a 2-0 FA Cup final victory over Newcastle United, Marc Overmars and Nicolas Anelka scoring at Wembley. Probably most gut-wrenching of all for loyal Arsenal supporters who believed the Frenchman's reign at the helm was all but finished was the fact ...


Ozuna borrows Suzuki bat to homer as Marlins beat Phils 7-2

Ozuna borrows Suzuki bat to homer as Marlins beat Phils 7-2

The Philadelphia Phillies will look to snap a 3-game losing skid and avoid the streak after falling to the Marlins by a final score of 7-2 on Tuesday. Straily won the game, pitching five scoreless innings and striking out six batters while with the Cincinnati Reds . Velasquez allowed two runs and two hits.



Arsene Wenger set to sign new deal at Arsenal

The 67-year-old Wenger has been heavily criticised this season, with Arsenal fans calling for his resignation after their team failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. "The lack of respect from some has been a disgrace and I will never accept that". His contract was set to expire this Summer, however, it is now very much likely that the Frenchman will extend his 21-year reign at the club in the next season.


Man Utd target Griezmann asks to leave Atletico

Man Utd target Griezmann asks to leave Atletico

Griezmann has only won the Spanish Super Cup during a three-year stay at Atletico Madrid and would be an excellent addition at United. Griezmann is seen as the ideal attacker for Mourinho, who would want more firepower up front, with the Frenchman scoring 26 goals in 53 appearances this season.