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Sports Fan Interference Call Riles Baseball Playoffs
Author: 0 Fan Interference Call Riles Baseball Playoffs

Sale was hospitalized in Boston with a stomach issue after Game 1 but is here with the team and threw off of flat ground on Wednesday ... "Everyone in here will have a little bit of an edge to play with next year, a little bit of a chip on their shoulder, knowing that we believe we should have been back-to-back champions".

Sports Mayweather says fight with Nurmagomedov is
Author: 0 Mayweather says fight with Nurmagomedov is "happening"

Mayweather has always been rumored to fight in a rematch with Manny Pacquiao, whom he defeated in the "Fight of the Century" in May 2015. He's ready to go, so now he's leaving it up to Nurmagomedov's side to make good on his call out . Probably $ 100 million more, guaranteed. "I'm gonna say somewhere between $110-$200 million guaranteed". He said I didn't knock Conor McGregor down.

Sports Nance, Cavs agree to four-year extension
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Kawhi Leonard did not get off to a great start by any stretch of the imagination. They have so much good talent over there, just like we have. The reigning East champion Cleveland Cavaliers - so comfortable and dominant north of the border during the LeBron James era that they should have been granted dual citizenship - looked completely overmatched and out of place sharing the court with one of the conference's elite, dropping the first game of the season, 116-104.

Sports NLCS Preview: Game 5 Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers
Author: 0 NLCS Preview: Game 5 Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers

The Brewers , who lost 2-1 in 13 innings at Dodger Stadium, were not happy. It irritated Brewers players so much that superstar outfielder Christian Yelich came out after the game to say that it was a "dirty play by a dirty player". The left-hander exited in the second inning with a sprained left ankle. But the Dodgers again struggled at the plate after going 0 for 10 with runners in scoring position during a 4-0 loss in Game 3.

Sports Injured Liverpool star forced to 'piggy back' from field
Author: 0 Injured Liverpool star forced to 'piggy back' from field

It has been reported that Mane suffered a broken left thumb while on worldwide duty with Senegal, with the forward injuring his hand in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan. The three players are now doubts for Liverpool's league match at Huddersfield Town on Saturday. And the Liverpool boss could only be concerned as star defender Virgil van Dijk pulled out of action with the Netherlands due to injury.

Sports Major League Baseball says the Astros were definitely not cheating
Author: 0 Major League Baseball says the Astros were definitely not cheating

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report . The Red Sox announced that Sale had been admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital while his teammates were playing the seventh inning of Sunday night's Game 2 of the American League Championship Series against Houston .

Sports EPL: Ibrahimovic sends message to Man Utd squad over Mourinho
Author: 0 EPL: Ibrahimovic sends message to Man Utd squad over Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho conducted another short press conference where he admitted that there are "many reasons" for the club's poor form and claimed that they "can do much better". His side are looking to end a run of four home matches without a win, their worst run at Old Trafford for 29 seasons, when they host Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday.

Sports Kangaroos' new era marred by shock NZ loss
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The Kiwis took an 8-6 lead with tries by Ken Maumalo and Joseph Manu, but the Aussies hit back just before the interval with a long-range try by Dane Gagai following a run from Tom Trbojevic for a 12-8 lead. It was a remarkable effort for the Kangaroos to lead 12-8 at half-time given New Zealand had 69% of possession but the Kiwis dominated the second half.

Sports Out of hospital, Chris Sale’s next step unknown
Author: 0 Out of hospital, Chris Sale’s next step unknown

For Red Sox fans, who had feared the worst with Price on the mound and instead had watched him battle, it was worth cheering. "We won", Price declared afterward. Craig Kimbrel did struggle in the ninth, allowing a pair of hits and a run but he did enough to complete the save and earn the win for the Sox. Alex Bregman flew out to the base of the Green Monster representing the tying run, as Boston hearts were lodged in throats for a few excruciating seconds.

Sports Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Saudi journalist's disappearance
Author: 0 Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Saudi journalist's disappearance

Late in the day, there were published reports that the Saudis were preparing to concede that Khashoggi , a USA -based Saudi contributor to The Washington Post , had been killed in an interrogation gone wrong. Khashoggi was USA resident and wrote articles for The Washington Post , splitting his time between Virginia, London, and Istanbul since he left Saudi Arabia in June 2017.

Sports The Cowboys must feed Zeke Elliott in order to beat Jaguars
Author: 0 The Cowboys must feed Zeke Elliott in order to beat Jaguars

If it is, I don't doubt there will probably come a time when the Cowboys need to make a tough decision. "We were just feeding off each other". I think they bounce back this week. "When he's in a really good position, he can be a very accurate passer", Garrett said. No one covers what is happening in our community better than we do.

Sports 1 heats up after Novak Djokovic's victory in Shanghai
Author: 0 1 heats up after Novak Djokovic's victory in Shanghai

After breaking through for his first title of the year at Wimbledon, the Serb hasn't looked back, and is now in the race to dethrone Rafael Nadal for the year-end No. The soon-to-be-No. 2-ranked Djokovic booked a final appointment after crushing No. 5 Alexander Zverev 6-2, 6-1. I love watching him play. I thought I was playing actually really well, which is in that moment not good because if I play bad, okay, I know I need to start playing better, need to change something.

Sports Lukaku hints at possible move to Serie A champions Juventus
Author: 0 Lukaku hints at possible move to Serie A champions Juventus

His brace over Switzerland in the UEFA Nations League on Friday took his overall tally to 45 goals in 78 caps. That contrasts to the hard start to the season the former Everton ace has endured with Man United . In an interview with Gazzetta dello Sport Lukaku has revealed his fondness for the Italian giants and their manager Max Allegri, leading to rumours that he could well join his brother Jordan ( Lazio ) in Italy in the future.

Sports Nurmagomedov challenges Mayweather to clash
Author: 0 Nurmagomedov challenges Mayweather to clash

Khabib quickly replied, "Just send me location", prompting 50 Cent to reiterate his offer: "I'm dead serious Khabib". "Just send me location", he replied on Instagram , before inviting the rapper to come to Dagestan, the region in Russian Federation where he lives.

Sports Liverpool and United in transfer fight for Ramsey
Author: 0 Liverpool and United in transfer fight for Ramsey

The Welshman's represenattives had been locked in talks with the Gunners for a number of months over a new deal at the Emirates. And you get the sense that talk about Ramsey stems less from the fact that United want him and more because it has been recently confirmed that he will not be playing under Unai Emery next year.

Sports Barcelona plan new deal for Lionel Messi?
Author: 0 Barcelona plan new deal for Lionel Messi?

Messi has not appeared for the national team since the last-16 loss to eventual champions France at the World Cup in Russian Federation. Lionel Messi is the forbidden fruit for every club in the world it would appear , with a manager he knows and respects, and the offer of three times his salary, not enough to take him from FC Barcelona to Manchester City.

Sports Red Sox strike first in ALDS Game 4, take 3-0 lead
Author: 0 Red Sox strike first in ALDS Game 4, take 3-0 lead

But despite the sheer volume of bets that is hitting this game, it's still unclear which team is going to be the more popular pick. If the Red Sox lose the third game, then they will be staring elimination in the face for the next one and they would have to make a tough decision.

Sports Kanye's lunch with Trump: Adidas and hydrogen-powered planes
Author: 0 Kanye's lunch with Trump: Adidas and hydrogen-powered planes

The Grammy victor alluded to the president as a father figure: "My dad and my mom separated so there was not a lot of male energy in my home and also I'm married to a family where, you know, there's not a lot of male energy", West said while appearing alongside Trump .

Sports Jimmy Butler explains emotional outburst in return to practice
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler explains emotional outburst in return to practice

I'm going to be honest, if your number one priority isn't winning, people can tell. "No, but that's raw me, that's me at my finest, me at my purest". His impasse with the Timberwolves is now in its fourth week, starting when he told coach Tom Thibodeau before training camp that he wants to be traded.

Sports Tway Gets First PGA Win in Safeway Playoff
Author: 0 Tway Gets First PGA Win in Safeway Playoff

Tway, the son of 1986 PGA Championship victor Bob, was in a three-way race for the title after going around in 71 in the final day and finishing on 14-under alongside compatriots Ryan Moore and Brandt Snedeker . "I'm really proud of the way I stepped up there and hit some quality shots when I needed to", Sneaker said. "I played 63 holes of really damn good golf and nine holes I'd like to have back".

Sports Timberwolves asked Sixers for Simmons in potential Butler trade
Author: 0 Timberwolves asked Sixers for Simmons in potential Butler trade

He was hired with a mandate to win, reached the playoffs for the franchise's first time in 13 years last season, and wants to continue on that path with his current core of players. and the Atlanta Hawks could reap the benefits if the cards fall their way. But beyond the strained relationships with teammates and members of the front office, Butler has bigger reasons to want out of Minnesota - nearly 50 million reasons, actually.

Sports Eden Hazard Makes Big Real Madrid Admission
Author: 0 Eden Hazard Makes Big Real Madrid Admission

The forward believes he is in the best form of his life and admitted there is one club he has always wanted to play for - Real Madrid . And the Ryder Cup victor with Europe insists even fans of rival clubs in the Premier League would want him to remain in English football.

Sports Our writers pick their top three for the Ballon d'Or award
Author: 0 Our writers pick their top three for the Ballon d'Or award

Although Manchester United keeper David de Gea seems to have not been chosen in the shortlist for the footballing award. "There is a difference between [Gareth] Bale and Cristiano, who has made the difference for the last 10 years". Earlier this week, the 30 man list for 2018's Ballon d'Or was released. The victor of the prestigious award organised by France Football magazine will be announced on December 3.

Sports Fan almost nails Red Sox's Kimbrel with beer can
Author: 0 Fan almost nails Red Sox's Kimbrel with beer can

But it wasn't before closer Craig Kimbrel almost blew it for Boston. He was awful at first base [in Monday's game]. There is nothing Yankees fans hate more than a New York-raised Red Sox fan, and Bronx-raised Cardi B is apparently going to find herself on the lam.

Sports Nick Saban is downright miserable after Alabama’s 34-point win over Arkansas
Author: 0 Nick Saban is downright miserable after Alabama’s 34-point win over Arkansas

Senior tailback Damien Harris ran for 111 yards and two TDs while receiver Jerry Jeudy and tight end Irv Smith Jr. combined for 258 yards receiving and three TDs. The former Florida quarterback said on ESPN's " First Take " Friday that he thinks Saban was spot on in calling out the Crimson Tide student section for their shoddy attendance against Louisiana-Monroe.

Sports UFC 229: Ferguson and Pettis Must Stay Focused on Saturday Night
Author: 0 UFC 229: Ferguson and Pettis Must Stay Focused on Saturday Night

They wind up on the ground, with Pettis in Ferguson's guard, and within seconds they're both absolutely covered with blood. Spinning backfist from Ferguson just misses. Pettis laughs! What an elbow by Ferguson. Ferguson was able to hold on until the fight was stopped to attend to him. On the same night, Conor McGregor tapped out to Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main event as the Russian retained his Lightweight title.

Sports Eagles Called Bills About LeSean McCoy
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McCoy has two seasons remaining on his deal. Although the Eagles didn't specify the injury, Ajayi tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the season, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter . Imagine LeSean McCoy coming back to Philly. Those players include Corey Clement , Wendell Smallwood , Darren Sproles and Josh Adams , all of whom have already seen playing time this season.

Sports Red Sox, Yankees ready to rumble again in playoffs
Author: 0 Red Sox, Yankees ready to rumble again in playoffs

The victor advances to play the Boston Red Sox in the American League Division Series, the best three out of five games beginning tomorrow (Friday) in Boston . "All empires fall sooner or later", then-Red Sox president Larry Lucchino said that night. Hendriks (the loser) had not allowed a home run since June 24, the night before he was cut from the major league roster.

Sports Davante Adams To Miss Another Practice
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In Sunday's game against the Lions , Green Bay's receivers never seemed to be on the same page with their quarterback, while Rodgers lost two fumbles in the first half alone. Sunday, Oct. 21. " Geronimo Allison is still in concussion protocol after taking a blow in Sunday's win over Buffalo". Just as he's done all season, Kenny Golladay flashed his athleticism during Detroit's third offensive series and extended for a lovely 60-yard catch-and-run to put Detroit in the red zone.

Sports Gary Sanchez, Aaron Judge power Yankees to Game 2 win in ALDS
Author: 0 Gary Sanchez, Aaron Judge power Yankees to Game 2 win in ALDS

One issue: The notion of " momentum " inside a short Major League Baseball postseason series does not exist, or at least seems impossible to identify with any evidence beyond the anecdotal. Again: 80-82. Eighty and eighty-two. The Yankees have the kind of power hitters who can hit home runs anywhere - they hit 123 home runs on the road this season, second only to the Athletics (136) - but Yankee Stadium is where they do their most damage.

Sports Real Madrid shine in list of nominees for Ballon d'Or
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The 33-year-old forward, who ended his nine-season stay at Real Madrid by moving to Juventus for £99million in the summer, is a five-time victor of the award. Eden Hazard gives Chelsea another player in the running after starring alongside De Bruyne at the World Cup, with England's Golden Boot victor Harry Kane also included.

Sports Braves, Dodgers tweak starting lineups for Game 2 of NLDS
Author: 0 Braves, Dodgers tweak starting lineups for Game 2 of NLDS

He held seal a 6-0 victory over the Dodgers . The Yankees are headed up to Fenway Park ahead of their AL Division Series opener against the Red Sox on Friday night. The big-hitting rookie never got into the swing at Dodger Stadium, and neither did the rest of the Atlanta Braves . Ryu threw a season-high 104 pitches in this one.

Sports Panthers S Reid will start against Giants
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If we filter it even further, we see that Newton has kept the ball strictly on a zone read for 50 yards on six carries, good for 8.33 yards per carry. "I think all the stuff that was built up inside came out in the wrong way". The Panthers got another weapon back on the field and he made an immediate impact.

Sports Dortmund Teenager Sancho Gets England Squad Call
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Leicester midfielder James Maddison has also been added to the senior squad for the first time, while Ross Barkley has earned a recall. Since his move from Norwich City for £20 million, the 21-year-old has been in fine form for the Foxes, having bagged three goals and two assists for the side so far.

Sports McGregor returns for Nurmagomedov grudge match
Author: 0 McGregor returns for Nurmagomedov grudge match

His marketability is nearly unrivalled in the fight game - something further illustrated by his remarkable bout past year against undefeated champion Floyd Mayweather . "Trust me. I'm coming for that man's head from the bell". "I think I'm going to turn him into a bobblehead if I'm honest", he told The Mac Life . While McGregor has shown a genius-level ability to fight against type, even with the right game plan, I'm not sure he can train his defensive wrestling hard enough to make up the ...

Sports Martin Keown states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Man City
Author: 0 Martin Keown states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Man City

When I see one player take the ball and dribble past three, four or five players and score the goal, it depends on him. Manchester City will definitely have the momentum with them given they are coming fresh from a victory over Hoffenheim in UEFA Champions League while Liverpool hit a snag after facing 1-0 defeat to Napoli .

Sports Robbie Elliott gives advice to Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez on Twitter
Author: 0 Robbie Elliott gives advice to Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez on Twitter

Ashley is eager to see Newcastle United stay in the Premier League and is seemingly willing to relinquish funds for Benitez to use as he wishes in the January transfer window. I love that football club, I absolutely love it to death, it's been my life, it's given me everything, and I'm not turning on my football club, (but) I have to say something has to change and it isn't the manager, it's above that.

Sports Suspension will allow Ronaldo to recharge - Allegri
Author: 0 Suspension will allow Ronaldo to recharge - Allegri

And goalkeeper Keylor Navas made a brutally honest admission after the result in Russian Federation, stating that the club clearly do miss Cristiano Ronaldo . They could not get past the goalkeeper, Igor Akinfeev, who was sent off in injury time for two bookings in the space of 10 seconds for yelling at the referee as CSKA held on for a famous victory.

Sports India quietly seals missile deal with Russian Federation despite U.S. warning
Author: 0 India quietly seals missile deal with Russian Federation despite U.S. warning

The law, known as the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), threatens to impinge on India's massive defence trade with Russian Federation. But it is also likely to strain ties with Washington. But Russia still remains India's biggest military equipment supplier, accounting for 62 percentof India's total weapons imports during the past five years, according to the Stockholm Peace Research Institute.

Sports Manchester Unitedd in trouble after arriving late for Champions League match
Author: 0 Manchester Unitedd in trouble after arriving late for Champions League match

Giggs, though, believes that further disruption is the last thing that United need, with the club already onto their third manager since Sir Alex Ferguson slipped into retirement back in 2013. "We had probably a couple of the biggest chances to win it but I have accepted the result as a fair result". The German defender has previously been a target for United, having turned them down in 2014.

Sports India vs West Indies | Prithvi Shaw scores century in Test debut
Author: 0 India vs West Indies | Prithvi Shaw scores century in Test debut

The 18-year-old Shaw, who was chosen ahead of uncapped Mayank Agarwal and one-Test-old Hanuma Vihari from the 15-man squad, is expected to open alongside Lokesh Rahul. He raced into the 90s with another pulled boundary off the ineffective Bishoo before raising three figures off just 99 balls almost three-quarters of an hour after the interval, punching Paul to cover for a couple.

Sports Red Sox handle Yanks, cap record-setting regular season
Author: 0 Red Sox handle Yanks, cap record-setting regular season

NY and the Boston Red Sox are both locked into their postseason roles, both with home field advantage. Judge's homer was his first since July 21. Yankees: RF Aaron Judge , whose eighth-inning homer Friday night tied the Yankees with the Mariners' record, was out of the lineup after hitting the right-field wall while making a catch.

Sports Tottenham’s Harry Kane sets sights on Messi as Barcelona come to town
Author: 0 Tottenham’s Harry Kane sets sights on Messi as Barcelona come to town

But Messi - who was at the center of almost all of the Spaniards' best moves, spraying passes around the field at will - twice beat Spurs' World Cup-winning keeper Lloris, but both shots clanged off the left post. Or Messi did. As Suarez let the ball go past him, the unmarked Messi tapped into an open net in the 90th to put the score beyond the reach of a Tottenham side which has never lifted the European Cup.

Sports Liverpool - Champions League - 3 October 2018
Author: 0 Liverpool - Champions League - 3 October 2018

The summer additions allowed Klopp to rotate his midfield against Chelsea , starting with Naby Keita on the bench and leaving Fabinho on the bench. The midfielders or the full-backs tried to go forward, but we lost the ball and had to go back in the other direction. The Reds head to Italy with a familiar line-up in place, as Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson - formerly of Roma - returns to Italy as he starts in goal for Liverpool once again.