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Red Sox place 3B Sandoval back on disabled list

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Sandoval's struggles have extended to the field, too, as he's committed five errors in just 29 games at third base this season. Sandoval has had just 99 at-bats for the Red Sox this season, hitting.212 with four home runs and 12 runs batted in. Read More »

APNewsBreak: Aaron Judge invited to All-Star Home Derby

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For example, Giancarlo Stanton won last year's Home Run Derby in San Diego. "So it's pretty surreal". The primary concern is how the Derby affects the swing of participants, although Joe Girardi said he isn't particularly anxious about that affecting Judge. Read More »

Pakistan destroy arch-rivals India to claim Champions Trophy

The 600 people of the Dawoodi bohra community were supposed to be gathering to have food together in a hall soon after breaking a 15 1/2 -hour fast on Sunday. Commenting on the celebrations after the triumph at The Oval, Afridi said it took him back to 2009 when Pakistan lifted the World T20 title. Seam bowlers Mohammad Amir and Ali took three wickets apiece to lead the Pakistan bowling attack in the country's first appearance in the final of the limited-overs tournament which is ... Read More »

Lions' Thornton suspended 6 games for 2017 season

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But on Tuesday, the Lions' found out they'll be without one of their defensive tackles for almost half the season. The Detroit Lions will be without defensive tackle Khyri Thornton for the first six games of the 2017 National Football League season. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka ready for French Open rematch with Andy Murray

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The world number one has played himself into form in Paris this fortnight and will meet Stan Wawrinka on Friday after a 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7/0) 6-1 victory over Kei Nishikori . Djokovic was thumped 7-6, 6-3, 6-0 by the Austrian in the French Open quarter-finals. "I think physically and mentally I feel ready", he said. "I've come a long way the past 10 days or so". Read More »

Former OSU Star Suspended One Year by NFL

The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport was the first to report the news. It has been over 50 years since he last suited up for the Cleveland Browns , but Jim Brown remains the cream of the National Football League running back crop. Gilbert spent most of his time with the Steelers on special teams, seeing action in 12 regular season games and finishing the season with just one tackle. Read More »

Another Late Inning Rally Leads Dodgers Over Indians, 6-4

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In Chicago, Matt Davidson hit his first career grand slam, Derek Holland scattered eight hits over six innings and the White Sox beat Baltimore. Bellinger drilled the 2-and-1 offering for his tie-breaking home run. After a dominant stretch through the first two months of the season, Fields has struggled as of late with an ERA of 9.00 with four runs allowed in four innings of relief. Read More »

Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs

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Buford and company if they want to make that happen. San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol is reportedly planning to decline the $16.2 million player option in his contract for the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season, but he is expected to re-sign with the organization. Read More »

New Oklahoma coach Riley's deal starts at $3.1 million

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The deal is done, and the ink on Lincoln Riley's first contract as Oklahoma's new coach dried faster than the time it took to actually feel normal typing "Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley". Former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops will be making $325,000 a year as special assistant to the vice president for intercollegiate athletics programs. Read More »

Lakers Send D'Angelo Russell To Brooklyn For Brook Lopez

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As for the Nets, this was a brilliant deal for them, as they found a way to acquire a talented young point guard during a time when they are lacking both talent and high draft picks. Chatter of James leaving the Cavs for the Lakers in 2018 has been ramping up around the National Basketball Association. By making this trade , the Nets basically used their first round draft pick on Russell . Read More »

Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

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Wawrinka had also turned around a poor clay season by capturing Geneva and he held a 10-match win streak until hitting up against Nadal. They let out a burst of claps and roars in the second set on one particularly exquisite display: Wawrinka smacked a cross-court backhand to a corner, and Nadal sprinted to his left to get to the ball, wide of the doubles alley, and whip a forehand that curved around the net post and landed near a line for a victor. Read More »

No offer received for Cristiano Ronaldo, says Real Madrid president Florentino Perez

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo calls for referee's attention during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017. The summoning of Ronaldo coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. 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. Read More »

The Celtics and 76ers finalize blockbuster NBA draft trade

The Boston Celtics have officially traded the number one overall pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft to the Philadeplhia 76ers. You can't say the same about the other six deals for No. 1 picks, however. "Get up and down. It's a deep (draft) class, but we felt the move from three to one was worth the cost of a first-round pick in the future". Read More »

Maradona prèfère Messi mais reconnaît que Ronaldo est "incroyable"

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Une période pendant laquelle les deux stars du ballon rond n'ont cessé de briller, et se partagent alternativement la plus prestigieuse des récompenses individuelles: le Ballon d'Or. " Dès qu'il touchait la balle, c'était un but ", a-t-il estimé. Lionel Messi me plaît plus, mais pas parce qu'il est au-dessus. Il est déjà dans l'histoire du football. Read More »

We would have loved Messi at Madrid, says Florentino

De Gea , 26, has never hidden his intention to return back to Spain , especially due to national team commitments, as he feels being Real Madrid's number 1 is a sure way to establish himself as the starting keeper of the national team. Florentino Perez has finally admitted that Real Madrid "would have loved" to have had Barcelona legend Lionel Messi at the club if it had been at all possible. Read More »

"Fearless Girl" Wins Glass Lion Grand Prix At Cannes Lions Festival

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Asset manager State Street - and advertising agency McCann New York - put a bronze statue of a defiant girl in front of Wall Street's iconic charging bull statue in February. "And it also encapsulates our hopes and our ambitions for every little girl in the world"'. Clark also cited the business results for State Street, including a 374 percent increase in the size of the so-called SHE fund-State Street's SSGA Gender Diversity Index, which tracks the performance of US companies that are ... Read More »

McCutchen, Cole lead Pirates past Brewers 8-1

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Matt Garza allowed four runs and six hits in 5 1/3 innings, and Wily Peralta added to his fall from grace in the bullpen, allowing four runs in only one inning of work. He is 1-0 with a 1.76 ERA in three career starts against the Brewers. It's past the middle of June and the Milwaukee Brewers still are in first place in the National League Central, thanks to a powerful offense and a surprising pitching staff. Read More »

Fantasy Spin - Eric Decker to the Titans

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I wanted to come to a place where I can help out, and this is home. Decker, who is married to country pop singer Jessie James, already lives in the Nashville area. Decker has undergone surgery on both his hip and his shoulder in the past nine months. He also has turned in a dozen 100-yard performances. "I am excited about Marcus Mariota and the young talent he is", Decker told titansonline.com Monday. Read More »

Phil Mickelson and caddie Jim 'Bones' Mackay part ways after 25 years

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One of golf's dynamic duos is no more - Phil Mickelson has parted ways with caddie Jim "Bones" Mackay. We just feel it's the right time for a change. When Phil hired me in 1992, I had one dream: to caddie in a Ryder Cup . "I will always be grateful that I was around to witness so much of Phil's career". Amy and I, and our children, will always think of Bones, Jen, Oliver, and Emma as family. Read More »

India in absolute shame after cricket loss to Pakistan

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Fakhar Zaman , who scored a match-winning 114 in Pakistan's 180-run victory over arch-rivals India in the final, was picked alongside the tournament's top scorer Shikhar Dhawan of India. "We certainly tried to make them hit in areas that we felt it would be uncomfortable, but we just didn't have anything going our way in that partnership", Kohli said. Read More »

OJ Simpson has a parole hearing scheduled for next month

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Simpson has served more than eight years of a nine-to-33-year prison sentence in connection with a fight in a Las Vegas casino hotel room in September 2007. "I'm not optimistic. I know parole boards", said Joe Bell, Simpson's childhood friend. Scotto, who says he talks to Simpson weekly, said the former National Football League star has spoken to him about the life he envisions if he is freed. Read More »

CT 2017: India Thrash South Africa To Enter Semi Finals

AB de Villiers will captain South Africa in this month's three-match Twenty20 worldwide series against England with regular skipper Faf du Plessis rested ahead of the test series. Quinton's dismissal saw the Indian bowlers starting to dominate proceedings as the rest of the South African batsmen displayed poor shot selection at times. Read More »