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Royals aim to go above .500; Blue Jays trying to get there

Catch every Blue Jays game, marquee Major League Baseball matchups, the 2017 Home Run Derby and All-Star Game, the playoffs and entire World Series. Fielding error by Ryan Goins. Eric Hosmer homered and Whit Merrifield drove in Escobar with a sacrifice fly for the other Royals runs. Jorge Bonifacio doubled to end the bid a perfection, but Happ went right back to work. Read More

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Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

Di Maria, 29, played for Real Madrid from 2010-2014 before a move to Manchester United prior to joining PSG. Marca reports that Ronaldo will bring a "money no object" offer from Paris Saint-Germain into the meeting, although the same outlet says Perez will know exactly what's coming due to an understanding between the two big money clubs. Read More

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Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes, which resulted in a penalty of 1.15 million euros in 2014. And finally, they accuse him of "voluntarily" refusing to include 28.4 million euros in income linked to the sale of his image rights for the 2015 to 2020 period to a Spanish company. Read More

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Ronaldo summoned for hearing as Mourinho also accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo summoned for hearing as Mourinho also accused of tax fraud

Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. Alongside compatriot Jose Mourinho , Ronaldo joins an elite group of soccer players, including Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano , who have been convicted of tax evasion and fraud, as wealthy sports professionals come under increased financial scrutiny. Read More

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MLB looks at domestic violence accusation vs Cubs' Russell

MLB looks at domestic violence accusation vs Cubs' Russell

The Cubs never ended up getting him in the game during a 5-3 loss . Now, regardless of Melissa Russell's intentions, an Major League Baseball official said they will investigate the allegations made on social media. "It's because I'm good". Cubs President Theo Epstein wisely told Russell not to come to the park on Thursday, though he pointed out Russell was not suspended. Read More

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Celtics grab Jayson Tatum with #3 overall pick in NBA draft

THEIR TIME TO SHINE: With so much trade speculation about All-Stars such as Paul George and Jimmy Butler, there hasn't been as much focus as usual leading into Thursday on the players who are in the draft. "I was excited to be on any team at the top of the draft to be honest, whether it was Philly, Boston, L.A". "He was just ranting about how great of a person Brad Stevens is", Tatum said. Read More

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England failed to adapt to Cardiff conditions in Champions Trophy - Eoin Morgan

England failed to adapt to Cardiff conditions in Champions Trophy - Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan (33) and Root, who was the one England batsman to play fluently on the pitch, then added 48 runs for the third wicket before Root top edged a delivery from leg-spinner Shadab Khan through to keeper Sarfraz Ahmed . Fair credit to Pakistan . If we play good cricket , definitely we will win this tournament. Bairstow replaced Roy after the Surrey opener had managed just 51 runs in eight one-day worldwide innings so far this season. Read More

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Lady Aurelia does it again with King's Stand win

Lady Aurelia does it again with King's Stand win

Qemah was a striking victor of the Coronation Stakes past year and should not be judged too harshly on her below-par comeback run at Lingfield as she was said to be short of work and the race unfolded against her. All three ran in at least one race of the four-year-old series, while Limitless and Booming Delight both ran in the Derby. Trainer Richard Fahey thinks so after stable star Ribchester lit up Royal Ascot with a stunning victory in the Queen Anne Stakes, the historic meeting's ... Read More

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Power wins wild IndyCar race at Texas under caution

Power wins wild IndyCar race at Texas under caution

All signs point to yes so far. As he spun heading into Turn 1, Sato collected the second-place vehicle of Scott Dixon , ending both of their chances at victory and forcing the race to end under caution. They learned to give some respect and understood it. He won by eight-thousandths (0.008) of a second, crossing the line only inches ahead of and side-by-side with James Hinchcliffe , with Tony Kanaan right behind them. Read More

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Suns thrilled to get Jackson with fourth pick in draft

No.no. Well, there were thoughts, yeah, I was mad", Ainge said . While the particulars of the possible trade are still being discussed, Boston will likely have to include the number three pick - Jayson Tatum - in a deal for George. "I think that I get to learn that much more, especially from a veteran team that knows what it takes to get there". It did not go over well with Ainge , who said he had to get up at 4 a.m.to catch the flight, but added it had nothing to do with drafting ... Read More

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It's a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

It's a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

Please Wait while comments are loading. When asked whether his accomplished set of fast bowlers had similar problems as Bumrah, Lloyd said: "They were true professionals". Action is being taken on this front too, he said, without explaining. Having a superb run from underdogs to the Champions of this year's title, Pakistan improved two places to sixth in the ICC ODI team rankings as the finalists India remained at number three. Read More

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Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade

Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade

In the past few days, Butler's name has been linked to the Celtics and the Cavaliers . Now, Cavalier players are warning Butler to stay away, according to the Chicago Sun-Times . Reports about James possibly leaving the Cavs in 2018 and joining the Los Angeles Lakers also swirled around, prompting Kyrie Irving to tell his Team USA teammates that he will ask for a trade if that happens. Read More

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Di María fined for Spanish tax fraud

Di María fined for Spanish tax fraud

Spanish prosecutors have accused José Mourinho of defrauding tax authorities there of €3.3 million, after finding that the Portuguese coach used a company in the British Virgin Islands to hide earnings from the sale of his image rights. The star is now under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No. 1 on July 31. "Ronaldo is a Real player and will continue to be so as far as we are concerned", Perez told Spanish sports daily Marca yesterday. Read More

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Milwaukee Bucks: 2017 NBA Draft grades

Milwaukee Bucks: 2017 NBA Draft grades

Koenig reportedly is receiving a two-way contract, a new addition to the league this year in which a player will receive different salaries dependent on if they are in the G League or with the National Basketball Association. Using the No. 5 overall pick in the first round on French point guard Frank Ntilikina, who is just 18 years old, NY has since elected to add to their frontcourt by tacking on the former Wisconsin standout. Read More

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76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

Ben Simmons , the Sixers No. 1 overall pick in 2016, made $5.9 million last season and is due $6.4 million this coming season. It's the fourth time the Sixers have had the top pick in the draft. Fultz is a late bloomer. The Huskies dismal record during Fultz's freshman year caused more than a few scouts to question his competitive fire and whether he can make a team better. Read More

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Fultz, Ball, Fox headline list of point guards in NBA draft

Said LaVar brazenly to ESPN in March, "No one is going to take De'Aaron Fox over him because of one game. But it was just scheduling issues and it was a little delayed for me to get out there". Could the Boston Celtics be in on Paul George? Although the Lakers have been his family's team since before he could walk, Ball said he hasn't been to many games in person: "My dad didn't like the seats, because I guess they were too small for him". Read More

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Harry Kane showed why he's ranked among world's best, says Christophe Berra

There have been 114 meetings between the countries but none have ended as dramatically. In fact, this decision has now led many to speculate that Kane might be the player to succeed Rooney as overall England captain in the long term. Kane's last goal for England came in a friendly clash with Turkey in May 2016. "Obviously I do not know what the gaffer's feeling is on it". There were a few chances here and there, but the match looked like it'd be easily forgotten. Read More

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Russia's home advantage crucial in Mexico clash - Cherchesov

Russia's home advantage crucial in Mexico clash - Cherchesov

FIFA , however, has tried to stop the practice of teams kicking the ball out of play to allow treatment to injured opponents after it became routinely abused by players feigning injury to waste time or break up an attack. We have a definite plan but I would not want to go into details. However, it was not to be as Hector Moreno snatched a last gasp victor in the 91st minute to claim Mexico a share of the spoils. Read More

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FIFA Confederations Cup kicks off in Russian Federation

Nani (C) and Portugal players celebrate after their team's 1-0 win against France in the UEFA EURO 2016 Final match between Portugal and France at Stade de France on July 10, 2016 in Paris, France. Hopefully, the arena in St Petersburg will be a lucky venue for our team". "To ensure security of events at the Confederations Cup , a group of forces and means of Russia's Emergencies Ministry consisting of more than 23,000 people, around 2,000 pieces of equipment and 66 aircraft is ... Read More

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Mexico coach sorry for cursing on camera in win

Mexico coach sorry for cursing on camera in win

Leaders of football teams taking part in the Confederations Cup will be escorted by disabled children in each of the host cities, Moscow , St. Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi . "It's true that the camera shows some things I said but [New Zealand's] assistant coach is responsible for what happened". What time does the New Zealand vs Portugal match start? The overriding emotion of the New Zealand team after the 2-1 loss to Mexico was one of intense disappointment. Read More

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NHL: Vegas selects Garrison in expansion draft

NHL: Vegas selects Garrison in expansion draft

From Tampa Bay, Vegas picked up defenseman Jason Garrison , who had nine power-play goals last season, along with forward Nikita Gusev, a 2017 second-round pick and a 2018 fourth-pick for expansion draft considerations. Not by a long shot. McPhee wanted a physical team and Methot plays a heavy-hitting style, as does Alexei Emelin , who came to the Golden Knights from the Montreal Canadiens . Read More

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Rob Gronkowski and friends run up $100K tab at party

Rob Gronkowski and friends run up $100K tab at party

TMZ Sports reported Monday that Gronkowski and his crew racked up a bill totaling $102,407 at Shrine nightclub in Foxwoods Resort Casino in CT, even including a receipt that a PR rep for the bar reportedly said was legitimate. A 20% tip would be $20,481.40, not $204.81 as the receipt says. The biggest chunk of that bill was reportedly $27,000 spend on 15 bottles of Dom Perignon Rosé. Read More

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Pujols, Angels surge late, rally past sloppy Yankees

Pujols, Angels surge late, rally past sloppy Yankees

The New York Yankees' long losing streak is a thing of the past, as is their stay in second place in the American League East. The Yankees haven't lost eight straight since August 1995. Matt Holliday went 2 for 4 with a solo home run and a double, while Aaron Hicks , Starlin Castro and Chase Headley all added RBIs of their own in the win. Read More

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Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in draft-day trade with Flyers

Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in draft-day trade with Flyers

If the Blues end up selecting in the top-1o next summer, they have the option to push the pick to 2019, but will also be forced to relinquish a third-round pick in 2020 in that case. With the pick, the Flyers selected center Morgan Frost . Marie Greyhounds of the OHL the past two seasons. The Blues were looking to shed the contract of Lehtera, which has two years remaining with a $4.7 million cap hit after a disappointing season in which Lehtera had seven goals and 15 assists in 64 ... Read More

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Sheikh Hamdan caught up with Prince Charles at Royal Ascot

Sheikh Hamdan caught up with Prince Charles at Royal Ascot

Barney Roy's success turned the tables on Churchill, having finished second behind O'Brien's star in the English 2000 Guineas, and vindicated Sheikh Mohammed's decision to miss the Irish equivalent and come to Ascot. The original was a smash hit, and for a change the sequel proved equally satisfying, as Lady Aurelia followed up on her breathtaking win a year ago in the Queen Mary Stakes with a scintillating score Tuesday in the Group 1 King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot. Read More

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