Portland Sea Canine outfielder Johan Mieses and pitcher Josh Winckowski had been honored by the Double-A Northeast League on Monday.
Mieses, who had two doubles, 4 dwelling runs, 5 run scored and 10 RBI in six video games, was named the Participant of the Week. Winckowski, who pitched seven shutout innings, permitting one hit and placing out 9 on Saturday, was named the Pitcher of the Week.
Mieses is batting .288 in 22 video games this season. He’s tied with Jo Adell of the Salt Lake Bees for many dwelling runs in Minor League Baseball with 11. He additionally leads the league in RBI (22), slugging share (.725) and whole bases (58).
Winckowski is 2-0 in 5 begins this season with a 1.33 ERA and 26 strikeouts.
Portland went 4-2 final week.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Zinedine Zidane left Actual Madrid as a result of he didn’t really feel he had the assist or respect he deserved from the membership, the coach stated in an open letter to followers.
In his first public feedback since quitting final week, Zidane stated the membership didn’t totally worth his work and hinted it leaked info to the media to undermine him. The Frenchman stated he wished his relationship with president Florentino Pérez had been totally different in current months.
Zidane left a yr earlier than the tip of his contract in his second stint with the Spanish membership. The stint started in March 2019 and ended with Madrid ending the season with out a title for the primary time since 2009-10.
EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: Toni Kroos has arrived at Germany’s preparation camp for the European Championship however the Actual Madrid midfielder was to bear medical exams earlier than he can begin coaching together with his teammates.
Kroos was solely allowed to fly to the camp in Tyrol, Austria on Sunday after 14 days of quarantine and a unfavourable take a look at consequence for the coronavirus. Madrid stated on Could 17 that he examined constructive whereas already in isolation after contact with one other one that recorded a constructive take a look at.
The 31-year-old midfielder was to present blood samples and have an electrocardiogram amongst different exams on Monday to see what sort of coaching program he wants earlier than he joins the remainder of the workforce. He stated final week on a podcast he hosts together with his brother that he had a fever.
COPA AMERICA: Brazil will host Copa America for the second consecutive time after Colombia and Argentina had been stripped of internet hosting rights for the match, prompting native well being specialists to criticize the choice to carry the troubled occasion in one of many nations hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alejandro Domínguez, the president of South American soccer physique CONMEBOL, introduced the transfer on Monday hours after Argentina was dominated out amid a rise in COVID-19 circumstances within the nation. Colombia was eliminated as co-host on Could 20 as avenue protests in opposition to President Iván Duque rocked the nation.
CONMEBOL added that the match is confirmed to happen between June 13 and July 10. Brazil is the defending champion, successful the competitors in 2019 as hosts. The Brazilian soccer confederation didn’t reply a request for remark from The Related Press.