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  • White Sox acquire right-hander Ivan Nova from Pirates

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded pitcher Ivan Nova to the Chicago White Sox. Pittsburgh receives right-handed pitcher Yordi Rosario and international slot money from Chicago. Nova, 31, went 9-9 with a 4.19 ERA in 29 starts with Pittsburgh last season. He is 78-64 with a 4.26 ERA over parts of nine combined seasons with the Pirates and New York Yankees. Rosario, 19, had a 2.57 ERA and 70 strikeouts in 14 appearances (11 starts) in 2018 between the...

    ABC News
  • White Sox acquire veteran right-hander Ivan Nova

    The White Sox on Tuesday acquired right-hand pitcher Ivan Nova from the Pirates, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal.

    Chicago Sun-Times
  • Rangers acquire ex-Islanders forward Ryan Strome from Oilers

    Ryan Strome is coming back to New York, but he’ll be wearing a different blue this time around. The former first-round pick of the Islanders in 2011 was acquired by the Rangers on Friday in exchange for sending forward Ryan Spooner to Edmonton. In 18 games with the Oilers this season, Strome has posted a...

    New York Post
  • Caitlin Foord sparks goal rush as Matildas crush Chile

    Australia win 5-0 in NewcastleFoord hits hat-trick; Sam Kerr also on scoresheetThe Matildas are back. After falling to a shock defeat in Penrith on Saturday, a degree of order was restored on a wild night in Newcastle where four goals in 17 breathless minutes accounted for Chile at the second time of asking and ensured Alen Stajcic’s side will end the year on a winning note. A goalless, if entertaining, first half at McDonald Jones Stadium gave way to a brief but game-defining period of carnage,...

    the Guardian
  • ‘Do the right thing’: Family of woman killed in hit-and-run pleads for driver to come forward

    LORAIN, Ohio — The family of a Lorain woman who was the victim of a hit-and-run in Sheffield Township is devastated. “She was full of life, caring, didn’t matter if she knew you, didn’t know you,” said Angel Rivas, of Lorain. That is how Rivas is remembering his sister, 49-year-old Roslyn Arroyo, of Lorain, known as Rosie. “If you were around our family, she would always try to bring you in, always trying to feed everybody, always laughing, always looking […]
  • Netflix is just, like, super into anime right now, acquires a new Ghost In The Shell series

    Mimicking the natural life path of those high school freshman you always see camped out in the manga section of the bookstore, ducking exhausted Borders employees so that they can get their fill of Fruits Basket or Card Captor Sakura, Netflix has apparently decided that it’s just super into anime right now. Fresh off of its decision to acquire the entirety of classic Japanese animation series Neon Genesis Evangelion—and put into production a live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop—the streaming...

  • Angels acquire left-hander Dillon Peters, designate right-hander Alex Meyer for assignment

    The Angels on Wednesday acquired left-handed pitcher Dillon Peters from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitcher Tyler Stevens. Right-hander Alex Meyer, who was once one of the Angels’ brightest pitching prospects but hasn’t pitched since undergoing shoulder surgery at the end of...