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He got pulled up for one and let go with one. "What we did do was we scrambled for each other and we worked hard for each other and it wasn't until the second half we really started to come forward and make some dominant hits and get some control of the defensive area and slow down their ruck ball".
  • Cubs hoping Schwarber could return for Series

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    Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber is headed to the Arizona Fall League to continue his recovery from knee surgery, a source said Saturday. He would most likely have to make a fairly good impression in a short amount of opportunities to give the Cubs confidence that he's worth a roster spot before Tuesday morning's deadline.
  • Jurgen Klopp shrugs off Liverpool's defensive frailties after beating West Brom

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    To watch this match online in the U.S. and in English, you can use the NBC Sports Live service; for a Spanish language option, check out Telemundo Deportes En Vivo . We need to build on that and stop the goal from the set piece. "It felt like there were 15 West Brom players in the box". Could this have been the new goal celebration we were promised during the week? The Reds striker, who hasn't scored in the top-flight since April, has to settle for a place on the bench against ...
  • Indians fans pitch in with wedding gifts for rookie Merritt

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    But the part about the Indians being gassed is very real, regardless of how hesitant the players are to admit that sort of thing. He comes into the game, does his thing and takes a bow. The Cleveland Indians paid a hefty price to acquire Miller. Since signing with the New York Mets as a non-drafted free agent in 2005, Carrera bounced around the minor leagues from one organization to the next until signing a minor league deal with Toronto in 2014.
  • Gavrilova through to maiden WTA final

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    On the resumption, the Russian took control rattling off the final three games to set up a semifinal with No.4 seed Elina Svitolina. Williams, a 22-time Grand Slam singles champion, announced her withdrawal from the WTA Finals on Monday, citing a right shoulder injury.
  • Cleveland Advances To World Series, Beating Toronto

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    He pitched six innings, giving up three runs. "I have boots, they're in my locker, I was a little nervous ... but I wasn't shaking, I trusted myself and I wasn't going to let that comment bother me, " the low-key Merritt said as the party raged.
  • Blue Jays' Liriano out with concussion

    Blue Jays' Liriano out with concussion

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    All of their runs have come late in the game during games one and two. We played good clean baseball. We didn't let them get to us. Odor lived up to his role as the villain in Toronto by blasting a two-run home run to cut the deficit to 5-4 in the top of the fourth.
  • Late FG carries Lions by Eagles

    Late FG carries Lions by Eagles

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    He helped Wentz make good throws and not sit in the pocket forever. Stafford threw two touchdown passes to Theo Riddick and another to Marvin Jones Jr. After allowing 21 points, 199 yards and 17 first downs in the first half, they limited the Lions to 3 points, 45 yards and four first downs in the second half.
  • Kompany fear over future after City axe

    Kompany fear over future after City axe

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    Kompany has been dogged by muscle injuries in recent seasons suffering five separate problems last campaign, which restricted him to just 20 starts from 59 games. Football is a game of mistakes. Kompany would appear the more vulnerable of the two players given the amount of time he has spent on the treatment table.
  • Cleveland Indians down Blue Jays, advance to World Series

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    They'll face either the Dodgers or the Cubs on Tuesday , October 25, in Game 1 of the 2016 World Series. The 24-year-old left-hander made his major league debut in May and had worked just 11 innings heading into the start. Game 5 saw the Indians playing more like they did early in the postseason. - Just in time, Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays broke out the bats to save their season.
  • Before heading to Minnesota, Bradford helped Wentz in Philly

    Before heading to Minnesota, Bradford helped Wentz in Philly

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    While in college, Bradford missed a total of 13 weeks in 2009 with two separate shoulder injuries. "I think when you get caught up in everything that's going on outside the building ..." "There's pressure every week", Pederson said. After throwing for his second touchdown in the Vikings' Week 5 win over the Texans, Bradford celebrated by jumping into the chest of Alex Boone and promptly bounced off the 310-pound guard like a finch flying into a window.
  • Ben Roethlisberger injury timeline altered

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    We understand the next man up motto. "We've just got to be better period", Foster said. "It's no different with Landry". Tomlin isn't anxious about Jones getting ready for the challenge. "It's up to (the medical staff)", Green said to Adamski, who added there is "no timetable " for a return. Roethlisberger has been fortunate to avoid a major injury despite taking a beating for 12-plus National Football League seasons.
  • Liverpool's Loris Karius says José Mourinho's tactics were a compliment

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    It's been some time since a United fan would have been pleased with one point from an encounter with their long-time rivals, but in this case, they have to be. He however failed to take the chance he had been given, remaining anonymous for most of the game apart from a superb second half cross for Ibrahimovic that the Swede failed to convert.
  • Bucs' Gerald McCoy returns to practice, should play vs 49ers

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    In Martin's absence in Weeks 2 through 5 this year, they averaged 88.3 yards per game on the ground, which is 23rd in the league. "Doug unfortunately suffered a setback a week ago Sunday", Koetter told reporters Wednesday. Rodgers racked up 101 yards on 30 carries in the team's Week 5 win over the hapless Panthers. The Bucs have been disseminated with injuries across the defensive line and, as a result, have struggled getting pressure on opposing quarterbacks.
  • Ivory Coast face Morocco in Africa Cup of Nations

    Ivory Coast face Morocco in Africa Cup of Nations

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    Grant led Ghana to the final in 2015 where they were beaten by Ivory Coast on penalties. Speaking at Wednesday's draw in Libreville Issoze-Ngondet dismissed speculation that recent political instability in Gabon could force the Confederation of African Football to relocate the tournament.
  • Bilic frustrated as no end in sight for Carroll injury

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    With that in mind, this weekend's game looks set to be a close-knit affair that could well be decided by which team dominates the key individual battles. "Originally it was four to six weeks (on the sidelines), and we were fuming about it". He's working hard and getting better every day, but unfortunately he's still not ready to train with us.
  • India won toss, elected to bowl first versus New Zealand

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    Williamson led from the front with some assured stroke-making during his 128-ball knock, which was laced with 14 fours and a six . But as he looked to hit a ball from Mishra back over his head, he didn't get the distance and was caught by Rahane at long-off.
  • Can Chicharito Hernández return to Santiago Bernabéu?

    Can Chicharito Hernández return to Santiago Bernabéu?

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    Hernandez, who was sent on loan to Real Madrid during his final season at United, signed for Leverkusen for £7.3 million on a three-year deal in 2015 and has since gone on to score 33 goals for the club. In his last full season with the Red Devils before going on loan to Real Madrid , he was less than impressive. "Players need time to adaptation and of course in Madrid everything must be done today for tomorrow".
  • Johnson, Cardinals roll past listless Jets 28-3

    Johnson, Cardinals roll past listless Jets 28-3

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    I think he said he had the fastest 40 out of the linemen his year coming out of the combine. After the game, Bowles said: "Fitz will be back next week". At the end of the third quarter NY had a measly 28 yards on the ground. "You have to know what you have and you have to navigate it through and work toward getting better as a team".
  • Arsene Wenger: I never considered selling Theo Walcott in the summer

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    Asked if Walcott was a "little more resilient" in 2016-17, Wenger replied: "I would cut the "little" bit off in your sentence and just say he's much more resilient, and not a little bit. But the third goal was not long in coming as Sanchez found Ozil free at the back post and the Germany worldwide thrashed a volley past Fabianski.
  • Jets' Geno Smith To Be Named Starting QB

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    Fitzpatrick has been a major reason for the Jets' struggles, throwing an NFL-leading 11 interceptions and just five touchdown passes during a brutal start. Smith, a second-round pick in 2013, compiled an 11-18 starting record in his first two seasons. Because as soon as the Jets can accept the reality - mathematical or otherwise - that their season is over, they have to turn their attention to next season.
  • GST Council has almost reached consensus on tax rates: Jaitley

    GST Council has almost reached consensus on tax rates: Jaitley

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    States getting lower revenue than this would be compensated by the Centre. Slabs must be at minimum, a good target. Though the party has reservations to the provision of levying cess on luxury or sin goods, the opposition would be built up on the rate cap and exclusion only.
  • Buccaneers place WR Vincent Jackson on IR with knee injury

    Buccaneers place WR Vincent Jackson on IR with knee injury

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    There is a feeling the Bucs want Jackson to undergo further tests in the weeks to come. Add in tight end Cameron Brate stepping up with the release of Austin Seferian-Jenkins, and Jackson was likely going to see his production continue to decline.
  • Dak Prescott to start through Week 8, possibly beyond

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    Prescott's resume is still being written. It makes sense to let Romo get as healthy as he possibly can. Dak Prescott is your starting Quarterback, Bottom line. If Prescott never really falters, the Cowboys will be forced to stay with the hot hand. To this point, all signs suggest that will be the plan until Romo is needed.
  • Prescott throws three touchdown passes, Cowboys beat Packers

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    That further illustrates that there aren't any ideal solutions to what's ailing the Packers offense, although an imperfect one would probably do as a way to stop the current bleeding. A third-round pick in 2013, Davis averages 3.3 yards per carry with 11 touchdowns on 223 career attempts. "We're hard on ourselves, and I'm as hard as anybody on myself".
  • Prescott throws 3 TD passes, Cowboys beat Packers 30-16

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    The surging Cowboys (5-1) won their fifth straight with Prescott and Elliott reaching new milestones. Romo's support all along has emanated from the one person who matters most in Cowboys land: owner Jerry Jones . "Another one to start up". It's one of the oldest rivalries in sports history; the Bears and Packers will go at it once again this Thursday night at Lambeau Field.
  • Dodgers First Baseman Adriano Gonzalez Refused to Stay in Trump Hotel

    Dodgers First Baseman Adriano Gonzalez Refused to Stay in Trump Hotel

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    Gonzalez admitted recently when asked that he "didn't stay there" saying "I had my reasons". Gonzalez has played for the Mexican national team in numerous global competitions including the World Baseball Classic. "And some, I assume, are good people". The team is not staying at the Trump hotel because the property requires a non-refundable deposit to hold rooms for the team, according to the Press-Telegram.
  • Guardiola changed Barca forever - Pique

    Guardiola changed Barca forever - Pique

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    City have regularly been suggested as a potential destination for Messi, should he bring his record-shattering stint in Catalonia to an end, but Guardiola hopes the Argentina star sees out his career at Camp Nou . "I am lucky to have the chance to sit down and spell this all out today". "For me, Messi is the best player in the world, easily". Guardiola re-signed Barca academy graduate Pique from Manchester United in 2008 and the pair won 14 trophies together in four unforgettable ...
  • Arsene Wenger: Arsenal "a bit fortunate" to beat Burnley

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    Arsenal revealed the team news on their official Twitter account ahead of the Sunday afternoon Premier League clash against Burnley at Turf Moor. "I've not seen it back but I'm hearing it was first of all handball and offside so you hope these things come back round for you throughout the season, it's a dodgy decision but we just have to get on with it".
  • Offense choppy, Packers D gets to Giants in 23-16 win

    Offense choppy, Packers D gets to Giants in 23-16 win

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    Rodgers redeemed himself with a touchdown pass to Davante Adams in the second quarter, and Green Bay held a 17-6 lead at the break. He allowed two sacks and would have given up a third had the Packers and Giants not committed offsetting penalties, leading to a replay of that down.
  • Game 3 of Red Sox-Indians series postponed to Monday

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    Also, catcher Roberto Perez , the No. 9 hitter in Cleveland's lineup, had a home run, scored twice and went two for three at the plate. This wasn't the one he craved, though. "Obviously our back is against the wall". For two games, they mostly disappointed. Indians vs Red Sox Radio is available on ESPN Radio. Kluber created the jam with two walks before getting Ortiz to swing at the first pitch and pop out.