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Indians' Kluber to start against Athletics on Thursday

Carrasco missed time in spring training with a sore arm and left his May 15 start against Tampa Bay in the fourth inning because of a sore left pectoral muscle. Davis, presented with his American League championship ring before the game, was 1 for 4 with a third-inning single. Healy's double and Joyce's sacrifice fly made it 3-0. Read More

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Michigan-Ohio State football game officially a noon kickoff on Fox

The Michigan-Ohio State rivalry game at Michigan Stadium on November 25 will kick off at noon on Fox, UM announced Wednesday. The complete schedule of times and TV networks has yet to be determined, but the five games are listed below. There is still no update on the start times or networks for OSU's home games against UNLV, Michigan State and IL, or its away games against Rutgers, Nebraska and Iowa. Read More

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AS Roma part ways with Spalletti by mutual consent

AS Roma part ways with Spalletti by mutual consent

Under the direction of Spalletti Roma since January of past year in all competitions made 72 appearances in which he scored 49 victories, 12 defeats. "We wish Luciano all the best for the future". On Tuesday, Spalletti said did not deserve the jeers some fans aimed at him on Sunday and remained friends with Totti. Read More

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Bryce Harper Charges Mound, Throws Helmet After Being Hit By Hunter Strickland

For the New York Mets, there could be an opportunity make up some ground in the NL East, where they now sit 8.5 games back of the first-place Nationals . He then dropped an obvious expletive at the home plate umpire who ejected him. Despite the fact that Strickland has a ring and Harper does not, some players just have a hard time dealing with an opposing player who has their number out on the field. Read More

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Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

One of the most notable quotes from James was, "No matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being Black in America is tough". It is 9,440 square feet. After noting that the vandalism had intruded on "one of the greatest sporting events that we have", James said that if the incident keeps the conversation about racism alive, James said, "then I'm OK with it". Read More

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Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

That video begin making the rounds on social media and the New York Mets were forced to address the situation, so they issued an apology. The biggest thing about this is we have no idea what the fans said to Mr. "It was a NY thing", Rothman said. As the crosstown rival Yankees ended a second consecutive month in first place, relishing in the fruits of home-grown talent like Aaron Judge, Mets fans recoiled at how precisely the double zero on their mascot's jersey seemed to yet again ... Read More

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Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

The officer performs a test in which he asks Woods to follow a red light with his eyes. Police found Woods sound asleep behind the wheel, an incident report said. Woods told officers he did not drink, but takes several prescription medications, according to a police report . He blew a 0.00 in the breath test. Read More

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Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

Hayden was riding with friends close to Rimini last Wednesday when he was hit by a Peugeot, smashing into the windscreen of the vehicle before landing on the road. Hayden was in Italy after competing in a World Superbike round at Imola. Nicky Hayden after winning the 2006 MotoGP World Championship . He left the MotoGP series at the end of 2015 to compete in the rival Superbike World Championship (still with Honda), winning the second race in Malaysia past year and placing fifth in ... Read More

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Man City sign goalkeeper Ederson

Man City sign goalkeeper Ederson

The fee has only been eclipsed by the €53 million that Juventus paid Parma for Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon in 2001. Ederson made 34 appearances as he helped the Eagles to a league and cup double this season. "Pep wants to win it all and that's what I love most about him because that's how I feel, we want to win it all". The Sao Paulo-native later moved up the ladder to top flight Rio Ave and ultimately re-signed for Benfica for a fee of just €500,000 in the summer of ... Read More

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Coach Steve Kerr possible to return in NBA Finals, sources say

It was deafening. It was everywhere. The 72-win Warriors added superstar Kevin Durant to their already talented core. "I got to do my part and we all got to make it come together as a group". Twice he has dished out eight assists. "That's the only pressure I worry about", said Durant. "I thought he was awesome under the circumstances of his injury but to me he looks fresher, faster, stronger than he did a year ago". Read More

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'71 Lions revolutionised New Zealand rugby

Injuries, sometimes brutal opponents, partial refereeing and the sheer exhaustion of three months or more on the road all took their toll, but the success of the Lions has mostly fairly reflected the balance of power in the game. The Lions won a three-Test series against Australia but lost their only Test outing against New Zealand 9-3 in Wellington. Flyhalf Dan Carter scored 33 of New Zealand's 48 points in a brilliant performance in the second test. Read More

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Mumbai beat Kolkata to storm into IPL cricket final

We had to come out with positive intent, got three wickets, but we knew they would come hard and it happened. Most recently, Mumbai Indians lost the Qualifier 1 match to Rising Pune Supergiant by 20 runs on May 16. Karn Sharma's selection ahead of Harbhajan Singh in the first qualifier against Rising Pune Supergiant had raised a few eyebrows but the Mumbai Indians management stuck to their guns and played the leg-spinner ahead of the experienced Harbhajan Singh against Kolkata ... Read More

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Plain sailing for Nadal and Djokovic, Muguruza edges through

Nearly as many cameras were trained on the United States tennis star as were trained on Djokovic throughout the latter's 6-1 6-4 6-3 dismantling of Portugal's Joao Sousa . The 13th seed recorded an impressive tally of 31 winners to close out victory in an hour and 18 minutes. Meanwhile, Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Francoise Abanda of Canada 6-0, 6-0. Read More

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Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee done with mascot duty

Only this misplay had a happy ending for the Mets . "It was a NY thing", Rothman said. Who knows, perhaps the mascot will be able to get his job back on a technicality. The New York Mets have apologised for the "inappropriate" action of the employee, saying they were dealing with the matter "internally". "The ball didn't really kick from Cabrera". Read More

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Celebrations come first before on-loan midfielder Aaron Mooy decides future

Reading manager Jaap Stam, who helped the club to third position in his first season in charge, felt his players did all they could to stand up to the pressure in the shoot-out. Chairman Dean Hoyle admitted he took a punt on the recommendation of an agent when hiring Wagner and it has turned out to be an inspired one. "We told our players all the way through they would have to come out of their comfort zone", Wagner said. Read More

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Glen Davis tells Austin Rivers to shut up in profane rant

Glen Davis tells Austin Rivers to shut up in profane rant

Austin cited how Big Baby was constantly out of shape, late to practices, and didn't remember plays in LA. I enjoy discussions of how the team is playing, hypothetical off-season scenarios, and trade rumors. Davis played on the Clippers from 2014-15 after stints with the Magic and Celtics. Davis isn't the first to lodge this complaint about Rivers, who was drafted 10th overall in 2012 by the Pelicans and, after failing to live up to his billing, was acquired by the Clippers in 2015. Read More

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Matt Murray was 'solid' for Penguins in return to starting role

Matt Murray was 'solid' for Penguins in return to starting role

Already leading thanks to a goal in the first period from Olli Maatta , Sidney Crosby and Brian Dumoulin gave the visiting Penguins a three-goal lead in the second. Rookie Jake Guentzels nine playoff goals are tied for the league lead but he hasnt broken through against Ottawa. Bobby Ryan eventually gained possession down low and found Methot with a crafty pass. Read More

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Mike Brown expects to coach Warriors in Game 1

The teams split the regular season series this year, with the home team winning each match. In each of the two previous finals meetings between them, neither were at full strength for the seven-game duration. James delivered two National Basketball Association championships in his four seasons in Miami. Now, The King faces Golden State again, but this time the Warriors have added Kevin Durant to its stacked roster of Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green . Read More

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Lions centre Payne out of NZ tour opener

Lions centre Payne out of NZ tour opener

The first test is on June 24 at Eden Park , the second on July 1 in Wellington before the tour wraps up with the third test back in Auckland a week later. If we won every game 3-0, I'd bite your arm off, so it's all about winning at this level", he added. "He can expect to make a few tackles on the weekend". Read More

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Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

There isn't a lot of deep analysis needed right now in the Stanley Cup final. If you're looking for a family friendly place to gather with local hockey fans to cheer on P.K. The 34-year-old spent the first three rounds of the playoffs helping carry Nashville to the Final for the first time . Maybe it's just the Penguins - who have been incredibly opportunistic through the first two games - that are the root of Rinne's struggle. Read More

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Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

He's giving up almost four goals a game in those contests , exactly the number he allowed in both games one and two. That was more than he allowed in the entire first-round series against the Blackhawks. Skating one-on-one against Olli Maata, the Predators rookie turned Maata inside out on a deke and then cut towards the net and went upstairs on goalie Matt Murray. Read More

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Vettel delivers Ferrari 1-2 at Monaco

Hamilton finished seventh and behind his Mercedes teammate, Valtteri Bottas , who was fourth. The Briton was speaking following the Monaco Grand Prix in which Sebastian Vettel , who was second for the first-half of the race behind teammate Kimi Raikkonen , went on to win the race after he jumped the Finn during the first and only round of pit stops. Read More

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Errol Spence Jr has arrived!

Spence arrived in the United Kingdom with a lot of expectation, and he more than lived up to the hype by forcing two knockdowns to disappoint a partisan 27,000-strong crowd at Sheffield's Bramall Lane. It is now 10 fights since Spence has needed a bout to go to the scorecards, and he is 22 fights unbeaten, with 19 via stoppage. "I need to get back in and get back to winning ways and show that I've got plenty more to give". Read More

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Lions forwards must be primed for first Test - Vickery

Lions forwards must be primed for first Test - Vickery

The Lions landed on Wednesday in Auckland after a two-day journey to the other side of the world. With one survey suggesting 78% of New Zealanders can not name a single Lions player, Gatland is looking to generate more widespread respect among his compatriots before the first Test on 24 June and is hoping for hard, fast surfaces to help facilitate that aim. Read More

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1 last doubt for Zidane: Creative Isco or overpowering Bale?

1 last doubt for Zidane: Creative Isco or overpowering Bale?

As we all know from following Juventus over the years - and as much as I hate to admit this in relation to Real Madrid because I genuinely dislike them - these are hallmarks of champions, and that really worries me. They have a number of selection issues to decide from though, with Gareth Bale recently stepping up his bid to be fit in time to play in his homeland. Read More

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Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot

Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot

Klopp is expected to make signings to strengthen his squad and Houghton has called on Liverpool's American owners Fenway Sports Group to put big money at the German's disposal. "One thing you can not question is my love for this club". The Reds now return to the Champions League after a two-year absence. Here we take a look at where Liverpool have improved this season. Read More

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Conte defends Moses, says he was exhausted

The world and his wife wrote Arsenal off before kickoff, but it was the north London club who emerged victorious over Premier League champions Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday. A controversial Alexis Sanchez goal opened proceedings for the Gunners, with referee Anthony Taylor over-ruling an offside decision having missed a handball from the Chilean in the build-up. Read More

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