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Indians leaning toward placing Corey Kluber on 10-day disabled list

Kluber gave up five runs off seven hits while striking out four. Santana (5-0) lowered his ERA to 0.66 for the season and has allowed one run or fewer and gone at least six innings in all six of his starts. Allen has seven saves in seven chances. Francona said that Kluber had an MRI on his back a while ago, but none of them revealed any problems that would have had him go on the DL. Read More

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Manchester City striker 'needs to leave'

Manchester City striker 'needs to leave'

Nigerian worldwide, Kelechi Iheanacho, starred as Manchester City thrashed Crystal Palace 5-0 to climb up to third place on the Premier League table on Saturday. That was enough time for Nicolás Otamendi to flick the impressive de Bruyne's free-kick into the net in added-time. Palace's third consecutive defeat means they are still anxiously looking over their shoulders at the teams below them although they remain six points above third-bottom Swansea City who are in action tomorrow at ... Read More

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Anthony Joshua to fight again this year

Ali was one of AJ's inspirations. Hearn also revealed the British pay-per-view had beaten the record 1.15 million for Manny Pacquaio and Floyd Mayweather in 2015. "If it works out for my career, I'll definitely relish the challenge against Tyson Fury or anyone else for that matter", Joshua wrote in a column for the London Evening Standard newspaper published on Tuesday (May 2). Read More

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Rangers can't hold lead

Bottom line is, if they're going to advance to the Conference finals, they need to win at least one game in Ottawa. He is followed by Brady Skjei, Chris Kreider and Michael Grabner, who have scored twice, while Ryan McDonagh , Derek Stepan , Mats Zuccarello and Nick Holden each have a goal. Read More

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Rashford gives United 1-0 win in Europa League semifinals

However, in the 66th minute of play, Rashford who scored the dramatic extra-time victor against Anderlecht in the previous round, blasted a free-kick past Sergio Alvarez. For all of Ibrahimovic's quality, Rashford makes United a much more balanced side. Celta, by contrast, failed to rise to the challenge of their first ever European semi-final, but they did have the first big chance just 10 minutes in. Read More

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Red Sox put on a power display to beat Orioles, 6-2

Red Sox put on a power display to beat Orioles, 6-2

Home plate umpire Andy Fletcher ejected Barnes and the Red Sox brought in Joe Kelly . "He's trying to take a four-seamer in above his hands and the pitch got away from him", Red Sox manager John Farrell explained to reporters. J.J. Hardy led off the inning with a pop up to second baseman Dustin Pedroia , and the speedy Craig Gentry followed with a double to left field. Read More

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Wladimir Klitschko vs. Anthony Joshua: betting odds and forecasts

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Anthony Joshua: betting odds and forecasts

Even if he is too old, which I think he is, he's in a good place mentally and that's a unsafe fighter. My dad can watch it, but not my mum. For the upcoming Anthony Joshua vs. Fury is completely different to me. The landscape has changed significantly in recent times however with the United Kingdom now holding a large number of professional boxing world champions on it's shores. Read More

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Celta can beat United - Nolito

Celta can beat United - Nolito

Smalling and Jones, meanwhile, have not featured for United since they suffered respective knee and toe injuries while on England duty in March and manager Jose Mourinho had not anticipated them being available. United also staged a swift counter which could have yielded the opening goal had Jesse Lingard managed to reach Henrikh Mkhitaryan's low pass across the face of goal in the 33rd minute. Read More

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National Basketball Association roundup: Cavaliers complete sweep of Pacers

James needs one more victory to become the first player to win 21 consecutive first-round games since the current playoff format began in 1984. LeBron James finished with 41 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers set an National Basketball Association postseason record by erasing a 25-point halftime deficit to beat the Indiana Pacers 119-114 on Thursday night and take a 3-0 lead. Read More

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Senators' Karlsson will play Game 5

Two goals from Oscar Lindberg were more than enough for New York Thursday night, as the Rangers beat the visiting Ottawa Senators 4-1. They leave having been outscored 8-2. Condon finished with nine stops. Boucher suggested Karlsson would be back Saturday and confirmed that goaltender Craig Anderson would return to the net after he was yanked Thursday. Read More

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Aussie lost for words after maiden PGA win

Aussie lost for words after maiden PGA win

I feel like I have the best partner. He was nearly resigned to defeat, trailing Smith and Blixt by one stroke, with Smith facing little more than a tap-in for birdie. - because of rain in the forecast. That was especially the case on the best-ball second and final rounds as well as the playoff - players played their own balls and teams took the better score per hole. Read More

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Raptors' season ends with 109-102 loss to LeBron James, Cavaliers

Thomas scored 33 and 53 points respectively in the series' first two games, but he was held to 13 points on 3-of-8 shooting during Game 3 as Washington turned up the defensive intensity and pressure. "The guys that are free, the guys that are coming back, we've gotta understand, we've gotta work on our game, become better, and leave it up to the front office to figure out everything else". Read More

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Hicks, Castro lead Yankees to 11-6 win over Cubs

However, the Yankees had another clutch moment under their belt when Brett Gardner hit a three-run homer, silencing the Cubs and igniting the Yankees to a 3-2 win. Manager Joe Maddon said Anderson is likely headed for the disabled list. The Yankees have a chance at their fourth series sweep of the season after Starlin Castro and Aaron Hicks were a combined 7-for-9 with six RBIs. Read More

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Romelu Lukaku slams the Sun after a new Chelsea, Man United update

Lukaku's surely used to transfer rumors by now, so it must've been something fairly specific to Lipton's report that caused the former Chelsea prospect to react in such a way. Lipton added he is, however, "keen on playing under [United boss Jose] Mourinho" and so is struggling to choose between the two clubs. It's complete BS - and that's coming from Lukaku himself! Lukaku looks set to claim the Golden Boot this season as he leads the Premier League goalscoring charts with just a couple ... Read More

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Marcus Rashford already had injury Jose Mourinho reveals

That result basically makes Lyon's chances of advancing to the final very difficult, as if Ajax continue to play as they did last night, it will be hard for any team left to beat them. Mourinho plans to rest those players leaned on heavily in recent weeks, meaning Thursday's match-winner Marcus Rashford could well be given some much-needed downtime. Read More

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Joe Ingles stars as Jazz top Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers will have to finish their National Basketball Association (NBA) post-season without star forward Blake Griffin for a second straight year. Rivers represents the latest wrinkle for the Clippers going into the pivotal Game 5 of their best-of-7 first-round playoff series against the Utah Jazz on Tuesday at Staples Center. Read More

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United star Pogba still eyeing top-four finish

United star Pogba still eyeing top-four finish

Mourinho has often been criticised for his persistent snipes at Wenger down the years and he has also bee criticised for the style of football he has promoted in his first season as United manager. "Then the free-kick is work - he works every day, he loves to work. Sometimes training sessions finish for the group and he'll keep doing his individual work with my assistants". Read More

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Europa League: Rashford magic gives Manchester United the edge over Celta Vigo

Europa League: Rashford magic gives Manchester United the edge over Celta Vigo

Striker Marcus Rashford's superb free-kick in the second-half helped his side beat Celta Vigo 1-0 at Balaidos to gain the upper hand in their last-four clash. However, Alvarez rushed from his line to block from the Armenian. At the other end of the pitch a neat passing move between Rashford and Lingard put Lingard through on goal but he hit his shot straight at Sergio Alvarez. Read More

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Predators lose speed, fall to Blues 2-1 in Game 5

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Blues are a slight favorite at home, as St. Louis is getting odds of -115 to win tonight. Now its center gives them a critical lead. "That was a hard-checking have to compete for every inch of ice out there, and I thought our guys did a good job", Nashville coach Peter Laviolette said . Read More

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John Daly holds on for 1st PGA Tour Champions win

John Daly holds on for 1st PGA Tour Champions win

He finished at 14-under 202. Kevin Sutherland was fourth at 11 under after a 67. Daly's winning margin would have been bigger but he bogeyed each of the last three holes. The two-time major champion becomes the 12th senior tour member to win on all three PGA circuits (also the European Tour). I hung in there and did the best I could. Read More

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Chris Sale fans 10 in Red Sox rout of Twins

Chris Sale fans 10 in Red Sox rout of Twins

He threw a pretty good breaking ball before that, and I didn't want to get off the heater in that situation, because he's got a good one. "We just have to keep fighting every at-bat and just let it happen". "You're thinking that you'll find a way to extend the inning, best case scenario, he gets on base somehow" manager Paul Molitor said. "Guys are a little bit more comfortable at the plate". Read More

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Kiwis duo axed from League World Cup

Kiwis duo axed from League World Cup

New Zealand Rugby League says banning the pair from the 2017 World Cup "could be one of a number of sanctions". "If the allegations are proven to be true, New Zealand Rugby League will be taking action immediately". Proctor will face the Gold Coast board later in the week for punishment but has already stepped down as the Titans co-captain and from playing duties. Read More

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Washington's Oubre suspended for key playoff game

At that point, Oubre got up, charged after Olynyk and shoved him to the ground even with officials standing between them. "I set a screen", Olynyk said after the 116-89 Boston loss, cutting their series lead to 2-1. Oubre promptly was ejected from the contest, but that wasn't the only punishment he'd be given. "We're still down one, still down in the series". The Wizards did just that, dominating the Celtics in every significant phase of play. Read More

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What makes the NFL Draft a TV event?

The selection of NC State safety Josh Jones in the second round by the Green Bay Packers marks the fifth Wolfpack defensive back selected in the NFL Draft in the last five years, following Earl Wolff and David Amerson in 2013, Dontae Johnson in 2014 and Juston Burris in 2016. Read More

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Preds reach 1st Western final in team history, ousting Blues

Allen made several saves the rest of the way to keep the Blues in striking distance, but he was pulled with 1:20 left in regulation and Calle Jarnkrok followed with an empty-netter. To celebrate, the team is holding a Select-a-Seat event at Bridgestone Arena. The Oilers didn't show mercy in the second period, with Anton Slepyshev scoring just 45 seconds in on a feed from Patrick Maroon. Read More

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Narine and Lynn run riot in Bangalore

He was back again as an opener against Gujarat Lions after being demoted for one game and his 42 off 15 gave Kolkata the flawless start to win the game. Mandeep then came up with his half-century and so did Head. Virat Kohli was handed a lifeline on 2, when Piyush Chawla dropped him off a full toss at long on, but Umesh came back in style, bowling a back-of-the-hand slower ball to pin a clueless Kohli in front. Read More

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LeBron James scores 35 points, Cavaliers sweep Raptors

There are the decisions about the restricted free agents - Kyle Lowry who missed his second game with a sprained left ankle, Serge Ibaka, Tucker and Patrick Patterson . The Cleveland Cavaliers look to complete another sweep and get rest before the Eastern Conference Finals. If Irving can continue setting up his teammates, it will go a long way to hold over his lack of scoring production while he works through his shooting slump. Read More

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Arsenal beats United 2-0 as Wenger gets better of Mourinho

Arsenal ultimately took charge in the second half, though, with Granit Xhaka's deflected strike breaking the deadlock, before Welbeck scored against his old club for the third time to effectively wrap things up before the hour mark. I don't enjoy it... but today I tried to win. The likes of Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Juan Mata and Wayne Rooney came into the side for the visitors, with the latter guilty of missing a great first-half chance. Read More

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Valtteri Bottas wins maiden F1 GP in Russian Federation

It is good to see that from a three-time world champion. However, the Finn says he is simply focusing on helping Mercedes stay ahead of Ferrari. "It has stopped Sebastian pulling away too far". He went on to win 20 races, as has countryman Kimi Raikkonen. The relationship between Bottas' predecessor Nico Rosberg and Hamilton became increasingly fractious last season and Mercedes have admitted it was detrimental to the team. Read More

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Jaskin, Schwartz score as Blues beat Predators 2-1

Rangers goaltender Lundqvist took matters into his own hands on Tuesday, turning aside 26 of 27 shots in a 4-1 win for the Rangers against the Ottawa Senators. The Predators made the postseason once again in 2011/12 and won their first-round series for the second year in a row, this time against the Red Wings in five games. Read More

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