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Tampa Bay has Rickie Weeks batting fifth versus Seattle

Tampa Bay has Rickie Weeks batting fifth versus Seattle

This Seattle Mariners sweep makes the team winners in 7-of-8 games and keeps them on an upward swing. Miranda allowed two runs over five innings Thursday in notching a win over the Nationals. In his 58.1 innings and 5-2 record this year, Miranda has a 4.17 ERA with 52 Ks and 23 BBs. Valencia started his night with a two-out, bases-loaded walk and Motter followed with his second slam of the season. Read More

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Cloud Computing sprints to glory

Cloud Computing sprints to glory

Always Dreaming came to Pimlico three days following his Kentucky Derby victory and adjusted well to the quieter surroundings leading up to the Preakness , looking strong and energetic yet composed in his training, further mystifying his connections by Saturday's performance. Read More

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Danny Lee shoots 64 for share of Colonial lead

Lee fired a six-under 64 and American Kisner shot his second straight 67 to move into a tie with Webb Simpson (66) and Scott Piercy (66) for a one-shot lead at six-under 134. There's one more round to go but it's looking good. "It's just one of those days that's frustrating and it's frustrating to end the way I did". He was 5 under over his final 13 holes to finish at 2 under. Read More

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Dufner leads at midpoint of Memorial Tournament

Dufner leads at midpoint of Memorial Tournament

The 33-year-old hit 13 of 14 fairways and said sustaining his career-best form with the driver would be key to any hope of catching Dufner. Unflustered by his third round and unruffled by two weather delays late in the final round, Dufner won his fifth PGA Tour title and first since the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge. Read More

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Max Holloway gives ideal response to inevitable Conor McGregor question

Max Holloway gives ideal response to inevitable Conor McGregor question

Holloway begins taunting ala Nick Diaz late. Aldo flattened out the champion and delivered vicious blows from the back to earn his first title. Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar , who had won his last two fights in a row including a lopsided TKO win over highly touted prospect Yair Rodriguez and Cub Swanson , who is now riding a four-fight win streak including a "Fight of the Year" performance against Doo Ho Choi last December. Read More

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Fisher grateful to be OK after crash, DUI arrest

Fisher grateful to be OK after crash, DUI arrest

Fisher was driving in the number four lane, approaching the 405 interchange, when he allowed the vehicle to veer right and onto the paved right shoulder . He also spent time with the Golden State Warriors , Utah Jazz, Oklahoma City Thunder and Dallas Mavericks. Hunter was eventually voted out of the board while Fisher was re-elected as president and finished his term in 2013. Read More

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Karen Khachanov ousts John Isner, last US man at French Open

Weary Del Potro , who beat Murray in the Davis Cup semi-finals past year to avenge his defeat in the Olympics final, managed just 11 points in the 3rd set. And Andy make me run a lot today. Andy Murray of Great Britain and Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina embrace after the men's singles third round match during day seven of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 3, 2017 in Paris , France. Read More

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Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Williams, who turns 37 this month, earned all of those titles at Wimbledon or the U.S. Open . Serena Williams has confirmed that her sister's slip regarding the gender of her unborn baby was more down to wishful thinking than anything else, because the tennis star doesn't actually know what she's having - and it's gong to stay that way until the birth. Read More

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NASCAR 2017 Coca-Cola 600 final results: Austin Dillon wins

NASCAR 2017 Coca-Cola 600 final results: Austin Dillon wins

Busch almost walked away with the Coca-Cola 600 when he moved past teammate Denny Hamlin at the start of the fourth and final stage to take the lead over Martin Truex Jr. We're certainly putting the pressure on ourselves to make sure we get it all done. She says traffic the night of the race is slow and recalls the last time she had to drive back home in it. Read More

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Is Andre Agassi Coaching Novak Djokovic For Free?

Is Andre Agassi Coaching Novak Djokovic For Free?

Nadal recovered and broke back to cut the gap to 5-4 but Thiem needed just one of his two set points when Nadal's backhand down the line landed just wide.That will make him the youngest top 10 player since Juan Martin del Potro in 2008 and he is also the first player born after 1988 - Zverev was born in 1997 - to win a Masters, ATP finals or grand slam crown."It's going to be very tough for her and hopefully she will recover quickly". Read More

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Real Madrid win LaLiga 2016/2017

Benzema wrapped up the win early in the second half. Zinedine Zidane claimed Monday that winning the La Liga as Real Madrid coach surpassed his stellar achievements as a player and even lifting the Champions League in his debut season as coach previous year. Read More

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Smith comfortable with Australia security following London attack

Smith comfortable with Australia security following London attack

Australia , set a revised target of 235 to win in 33 overs, were 53 for three off nine overs when the last of several rain interruptions took the players off the field. A loss would leave the Aussies needing to beat England next Saturday and hope other results go their way if they are to reach the semi-finals. So Frank, our security guy, just made sure that we remained in the hotel and just stayed nice and safe. Read More

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Johnson, Bumrah lead Mumbai Indians to third IPL title win

However, Mumbai Indians pulled off a sensational one-run win. The match that went right down to the last ball, Mumbai registered a one-run victory in the packed Rajiv Gandhi International stadium in Hyderabad . From there each bowler contributed before Mitchell Johnson delivered the over that will be forever remembered in the annals of IPL folklore. " Steve Smith came very close to winning it in the last overs and it could have been a much different story". Read More

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Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Garbine Muguruza says her confidence is building at the French Open after getting past Yulia Putintseva to reach the third round. For the second year in a row Williams has gone out to the Swiss in this stage of the tournament. Her best French Open showing was in 2002, when she lost to Serena in the final. It appeared there was no love lost between the players either, with Muguruza asked about Mladenovic's habit of shouting "forza" in Italian at key moments. Read More

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Ronaldo silences Madrid critics with 3rd CL title in 4 years

Cristiano Ronaldo believes winning the Champions League for the fourth time is as sweet as his first with Manchester United . By so resoundingly defeating the Italian champions, Real have not just become the first side to retain the European Cup in 27 years, but also won their third in four years - a period of dominance not seen since Liverpool won three in five years from 1976-77 to 1980-81. Read More

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Home favourite Mladenovic ousts defending champion Muguruza

So after her title defense ended with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 loss to 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic at a packed and rowdy Court Suzanne Lenglen on a surprise-filled Sunday that left zero past Grand Slam champions in the women's field, Muguruza walked toward the locker room while wagging a finger toward the stands, as if to say, "Tsk, tsk!" Mladenovic will play 30th-seeded Timea Bacsinszky for a spot in the last four. Read More

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Oracle beats Kiwis in Bermuda for America's Cup bonus point

Oracle beats Kiwis in Bermuda for America's Cup bonus point

But the single key moment in the race came around gate three after New Zealand's decision to split away from Oracle after the first marker had seen them make up huge ground on Team USA. "The shore team got us in a position to win", he said. Team USA, the Cup holders, dominated the clash of two powerhouse syndicates on Sunday (NZT), winning by 29 seconds to ensure they will finish top of the qualifying standings. Read More

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Mourinho set for bumper five-year deal at Manchester United

Man United finished the Premier League campaign in sixth, they drew far too many games, while they ended the year 24 points behind leaders Chelsea . "It means the last piece in the puzzle", Mourinho said, "a club with every trophy in the world of football ". But he fielded the youngest team ever to start a major European final, so he acknowledged: "For all the players, this was the first final". Read More

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Andy Murray Beats Juan Martin Del Potro In French Open

While Murray won that affair too - and their only previous Slam meeting - Del Potro had triumphed in their most recent clash, so the Scot was alert to the dangers. - Alize Cornet on her preference for a lie in despite thrashing Agnieszka Radwanska first up on Court Philippe Chatrier . Perhaps not. So much for the Auld Alliance between France and Scotland. Read More

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LeSean McCoy recruits Jeremy Maclin to Buffalo

LeSean McCoy recruits Jeremy Maclin to Buffalo

Buffalo would be a poor spot for Maclin's fantasy outlook, however. Speaking at his charity softball event on Sunday, McCoy said he has been recruiting his former Eagles teammate. He signed a five-year, $40 million contract in 2015 with the Bills. So when McCoy says, "don't be surprised" if Maclin becomes a Bill, how reliable is that intel? He's suffered through some injury trouble, but he would give the Bills a reliable veteran option to go with the oft-injured Sammy Watkins and rookie ... Read More

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Catfish! And Hagelin in Pens lineup for Game 3

Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final is underway. Where this goes for Game 4 is anyone's guess. So, yeah, Saturday night was bad , but whatever, it's just one game. "They pressure really hard and we tried to make plays through them", the Penguins' Patric Hornqvist said. "It was a good job of limiting that tonight". Read More

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White Sox broadcaster Harrelson to retire after next season

White Sox broadcaster Harrelson to retire after next season

The roster isn't the only thing the Chicago White Sox will rebuild. At times, he can't hide his disappointment in a White Sox loss, going completely silent for stretches at the end of a game. "Semi-truck drivers and my temper don't mix", he said. "Not at 3:30 in the morning, especially when it's raining, because I've got an axe-handle in the back of my auto along with some mace". Read More

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Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Kowalkiewicz pressured early and looked to get Gadelha on the back foot to avoid her setting up takedowns. The full fight video highlights can be seen above courtesy of UFC. Winner: Claudia Gadelha, submission, round 1. This could very well be a learning experience for Karolina Kowalkiewicz, and she can definitely bounce back stronger. Read More

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Szczesny has 'no agreement' with Juventus

Szczesny has 'no agreement' with Juventus

Szczesny has impressed on loan at Roma this season, his second spell in the capital city, with the Old Lady reportedly lining up a four-year deal with Buffon turning 40 next term. The Poland worldwide has spent the last two seasons on loan at Serie A giants Roma. An excellent shot-stopper with good reflexes, Szczesny enjoyed an impressive season at the Stadio Olimpico as he kept more clean sheets than any keeper across the entire division (14) and has averaged 2.45 saves-per-game. Read More

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