Na­tion­als sign Rosen­thal

San Francisco Chronicle - Late Edition (Sunday) - - SPORTS -

The Wash­ing­ton Na­tion­als signed for­mer St. Louis Car­di­nals closer Trevor Rosen­thal to a one-year, $7 mil­lion con­tract with a con­di­tional op­tion for 2020.

Rosen­thal, who hasn’t pitched since 2017 af­ter

un­der­go­ing Tommy John surgery, can earn an ad­di­tional $8 mil­lion in per­for­mance bonuses.

Ten­nis: No­vak Djokovic beat Roger Fed­erer 7-6 (6), 5-7, 7-6 (3) in the Paris Masters semi­fi­nals. Djokovic will meet Karen Khachanov, a 6-4, 6-1 win­ner over Do­minic Thiem, in Sun­day’s fi­nal.

Golf: Bryson DeCham­beau birdied four of the last six holes for a share of the lead with Pe­ter Uih­lein in the PGA Tour’s Shriners Hos­pi­tals for Chil­dren Open in Las Ve­gas. DeCham­beau shot a 6-un­der-par 66 to match Uih­lein at 16-un­der 197 at TPC Sum­mer­lin.

 Li Hao­tong shot an 8-un­der 63 to im­prove to 17-un­der 196, good for a three-stroke lead over Justin Rose (69) and Alexan­der Levy (66) at the Euro­pean Tour’s Turk­ish Air­lines Open in An­talya.

 Min­jee Lee shot an 8-un­der 64, im­prov­ing to 13-un­der 131, for a three­shot lead over Sakura Koi­wai af­ter two rounds of the LPGA Tour’s Ja­pan Clas­sic in Shiga.

Mo­tor sports: Cole Custer re­gained the lead af­ter the fi­nal restart with two laps to go, push­ing past rookie driver Tyler Red­dick to win the NASCAR Xfin­ity play­off race in Fort Worth, Texas.

Box­ing: Bay Area fighter Nonito Don­aire beat North­ern Ire­land’s Ryan Bur­nett in a World Box­ing Su­per Se­ries ban­tamweight quar­ter­fi­nal in Glas­gow, Scot­land. Bur­nett suf­fered an ap­par­ent hip in­jury in the fourth round and failed to come out for the fifth.

Don­aire, 35, a for­mer world cham­pion at four weights, will take on WBO cham­pion Zolani Tete in the semi­fi­nals next year.

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