Homepage BannerNews Previous articleCouncillor Jack Murray urges local public not to speculate over cause of man’s tragic deathNext articleWinter readiness campaign launched admin Google+ Facebook Twitter By admin – November 26, 2016 Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp Oireachtas Insurance Report to be acted on without delay – McConalogue A Donegal Deputy is calling for the Oireachtas Insurance Report to be acted on without delay.Deputy Charlie McConalogue says this is a matter of urgency.The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance, was charged with investigating the spiralling costs of motor insurance and have accused the insurance industry of “cartel-like” behaviour.Deputy McConalogue says this is a major financial burden for people …Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/charlieweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Pinterest Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Pinterest GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week
In the first European meeting between the two arch-rivals, Liverpool dominated their opponents as they claimed a deserved 2-0 win thanks to a first-half penalty from Daniel Sturridge and a powerful strike from Roberto Firmino mid-way through the second-half.Earlier, Tottenham suffered a heavy 3-0 loss to their hosts Borussia Dortmund in the first-leg of their last-16 tie.Later tonight, the sixth round of the FA Cup gets underway at the Madejski Stadium as Championship side Reading play host to Crystal Palace. Kick-off is at five-to-eight.
The Yankees also designated first baseman/DH Greg Bird and left-hander Nestor Cortes Jr. for assignment.Bird, 27, struggled with multiple injuries, as well, but he was a left-handed power source when healthy and playing. He hit 32 home runs in 700 plate appearances over four seasons (2015, 2017-19) and homered three more times in the 2017 playoffs.Cortes, 24, was best known for being the semi-regular “bulk” reliever after opener Chad Green last season. The Yankees on Wednesday released outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who had not played for the club since the 2017 American League playoffs.Ellsbury, 36, had been sidelined by assorted lower-body injuries. He is due $21.1 million in 2020, and the Yankees held a $21 million option for 2021 with a $5 million buyout, meaning he will receive about $26.1 million overall from the team. New York signed Ellsbury to a seven-year, $153 million contract in December 2013. SN’s MLB FA RANKINGS: Rendon, Cole lead the listNew York released Ellsbury just before the 8 p.m. ET deadline for MLB teams to protect minor league players from the Rule 5 draft in December. Ellsbury’s release cleared a spot on the Yankees’ 40-man roster for one of the seven prospects the team added Wednesday. Ellsbury produced just 8.1 fWAR (9.9 bWAR) during his Yankees tenure, led by a 3.6 tally in 2014, his first season with the club. He put up 9.5 fWAR for the Red Sox in 2011, a season that turned out to be an extreme outlier. His 32 home runs, 39 stolen bases and 150 wRC+ that year made him a free-agent prize two winters later, even though he missed about half of the 2012 season in Boston with a shoulder injury. Ellsbury’s physical problems with the Yankees began in 2015 when he was sidelined by a knee sprain. He suffered a concussion in 2017, and then an oblique strain helped cost him the 2018 campaign. He sat out the 2019 season to recover from hip surgery and subsequent setbacks. He averaged 130 games played for the Bombers from 2014-17.RIVERA: What I learned sitting in a car with Joe TorreNew York’s outfield now consists of Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton, an injured Aaron Hicks, Mike Tauchman, Clint Frazier and prospect Estevan Florial. The Yankees reportedly are interested in re-signing free agent Brett Gardner.