CBS Sports activities has the most recent MLB BASEBALL news, reside scores, player stats, standings, fantasy video games, and projections. MLB’s top skills are ready to take the spotlight within the nation’s capital in two of baseball’s most iconic events: Monday’s T-Mobile Home Run Derby (eight p.m., ESPN) and the principle event, Tuesday’s 89th MLB All-Star Game introduced by Mastercard (7:30 p.m ET, FOX).
Drawn into a aggressive Group D, along with Messi’s Argentina, Nigeria, and Iceland, Croatia wasn’t essentially assured to even make it to the Spherical of 16. Despite the crew’s talent, Croatia’s fame as a perpetual underachiever hardly singled it out as even a dark horse for making it to the ultimate. At finest, it was expected to finish second in its group, which as issues played out, would’ve set up a gathering with France, not within the ultimate, however within the Round of 16, where most would’ve predicted Croatia’s World Cup to finish.
A tight and tense first half gave technique to an explosive second, France’s flamboyant stars operating riot. Paul Pogba, oft-derided and underrated, turned on the fashion and capped a Golden Ball-worthy tournament with a again-to-entrance beauty. Mbappe, the World Cup’s breakout star, ended Croatia’s unbelievable run as soon as and for all.
Making the second of 5 Derby appearances, Sosa came away together with his solely win in 2000. This yr’s event established a 4 gamers per league format. For more information about MLB All-Star Week and to purchase tickets, visit and follow @MLB and @AllStarGame on social media.
Gennett is within the midst of a career 12 months, and the Reds may look to promote high on the 28-year-outdated, who is below workforce management for one more season. Getting into Sunday, the left-handed slugger led the National League at his position in batting common and OPS while ranking second in RBIs and fourth in runs and homers.