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Major League Baseball notes: Nationals' Harper is injured
13 August 2017, 10:43 | Andy Ferguson
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Harper's left cleat appeared to slip on the wet first base bag as he leaned forward to try to beat Giants first baseman Ryder Jones.
After writhing in pain on the ground for a couple of minutes, Harper was helped off the field with assistance from trainer Paul Lessard and hitting coach Rick Schu. It still was raining when Harper's injury happened in a game that ended at 1:17 a.m. Sunday. His status will be updated when the team makes a formal announcement as to the exact nature of the injury. The base may have been slippery following a three-hour rain delay.
Pirates lose another outfielder • The day after center fielder Andrew McCutchen exited early because of knee injury, right fielder Gregory Polanco pulled up lame Saturday after chasing a fly ball.
Wozniacki Beats Stephens To Reach Sixth Final of 2017
After beating Spain's Rafael Nadal yesterday, the 18-year-old wild card entry overcame Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. The first set witnessed a spectacular change in fortune when Caroline Wozniacki , down 1-5, won six games in a row to win 7-5.
Harper is hitting.326 with 29 home runs and 87 RBIs in 106 games and 402 at-bats for the first-place Nationals. The big boppers in the middle of the order have stayed relatively healthy and the top four in the rotation have avoided major problems, though Stephen Strasburg is one of Washington's 11 players on the disabled list.
Harper is under contract through next season and can be a free agent in the winter of 2018. And former Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda fractured his right wrist in a fall.
Chinese leader asks Trump for 'restraint' on North Korea
He also retweeted a US Pacific Command message that said US planes stand ready to "fulfill a #FightTonight mission". Washington has been repeatedly stating that no option including the use of military force could be ruled out.
Fox sizzles at PGA Champs
The 25-year-old Japanese star already was 5 under for his round in tough conditions, and he added two birdies after the rain. That could leave the final major of the year up for grabs over the final 36 holes on the weekend, but not for everybody.
JDU removes Sharad Yadav party leader in Rajya Sabha
Incidentally, Sharad Yadav was the NDA convenor before the Bihar chief minister snapped alliance with the BJP in 2013. Now, that Sharad has been removed the party's leader post in Rajya Sabha, he will have to sit in the back benches.
Nine North Korean Nationals Added to EU Sanctions List
The UN Security Council tightened sanctions against North Korea for the missile tests carried out by the country on Saturday. In connection with the testing of Intercontinental ballistic missiles, the sanctions against the DPRK.