Red Sox Rumors: Juan Centeno could be the No. 3 catcher

With the team looking to trade a catcher before the start of the season, Alex Cora said he’d be “comfortable” with Juan Centeno as the No. 3 backstop.

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3 keys to an Atlético Madrid victory over Juventus

This is how Atleti can secure an advantage over the Serie A titans. Juventus have touched down in Spain ahead of their visit to the Wanda Metropolitano for the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie. The Feb. 19 meeting will be the teams’ first since the 2014/15 Champions League group stage, but plenty has changed … Continue reading 3 keys to an Atlético Madrid victory over Juventus

Red Sox Rumors: Dave Dombrowsi is seeking rotation depth on the trade market

A recent report from Sean McAdam of the Boston Sports Journal states that the Boston Red Sox are looking for rotation depth in return for a catcher. One scout said on Tuesday that the Red Sox were open to trading Sandy Leon, Christian Vazquez or Blake Swihart. However, no trade partners or possible deals have been floated. It may … Continue reading Red Sox Rumors: Dave Dombrowsi is seeking rotation depth on the trade market

Koke, Saúl and Diego Godín could all return for the Madrid Derby

Saturday’s Madrid Derby may be Atlético Madrid’s most important match of the season to date. Atlético’s recent loss at Real Betis and Real Madrid’s run of four straight victories in LaLiga has los blancos just two points behind the mattress makers for second place. (Meanwhile, league leaders Barcelona have increased their margin to six points and face an easier fixture at 12th-place Athletic Bilbao.) … Continue reading Koke, Saúl and Diego Godín could all return for the Madrid Derby

Red Sox prospects: Travis Lakins and Durbin Feltman

Who could fill out the Red Sox bullpen later in the season? Minor league prospects Travis Lakins and Durbin Feltman could play a role as early as 2019. With increasing reports that the Boston Red Sox will not sign Craig Kimbrel, the bullpen is likely to look drastically different in 2019. Joe Kelly has departed … Continue reading Red Sox prospects: Travis Lakins and Durbin Feltman

Simeone readies new XI for Sevilla trip

Antoine Griezmann could have a new partner at the point of attack. Diego Simeone is training a new 11 ahead of Atlético Madrid´s first match of 2019. Atlético will face Sevilla at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán on Sunday afternoon — and it looks like changes are afoot. Among the highlights — Juanfran will return to the lineup, replacing Santiago Arias … Continue reading Simeone readies new XI for Sevilla trip