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Behind Eric Thames, Milwaukee Brewers have red-hot offense

Thames hit 124 home runs in 3 KBO seasons, but only had 20 career Major League Baseball home runs coming into this season. They'll send Wily Peralta (3-1, 4.71) to the mound against Cincinnati's Tim Adleman (0-0, 2.70). "I made a couple of good pitches that they put good swings on", said Peralta. He's started just once since April 11 and has gone 0 for 13 with one walk and two RBI over that span after hitting.400 over his first eight games. Read More »

Eugenie Bouchard blasts 'cheater' Sharapova

One has to remember that she is not known too much for making 'close friends.' The Russian is featuring as a wild-card in Stuttgart, and is also set to play in Madrid and Rome soon. "I was studying, I was working, I was working on my business, I formed friendships that I did never have the time for to form", she said. Sharapova eventually won the first set 7-5. Read More »

Boxing Wilder wants Joshua-Klitschko victor, calls out Parker

I am more focused on myself and my ego; I don't care about Joshua and Fury or whatever dog fight he got into". Anthony chats to Sean, who reveals the boxing star could have gone a very different route in life. Even if he's too old, which I think he is, he's in a good place mentally and that's a unsafe fighter. If you go back 17 months, I was saying that the fight against Klitschko wasn't right yet, so the realistic fight for me at that stage was Fury. Read More »

Sharks' Thornton played through ACL, MCL tears

The Sharks have exclusive rights to negotiate with Thornton and Marleau until then. Thornton, 37, had "successful" surgery Monday to fix torn anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee. But we'll have to see. Hockey players are known for their toughness, but Sharks' center Joe Thornton may have raised the bar for the rest of the NHL during his team's first-round playoff series loss. Read More »

Messi scores twice again as Barcelona routs Osasuna 7-1

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It was an emphatic scoreline to further increase confidence on the back of Sunday's El Clasico win over Real at the Bernabeu, although Zinedine Zidane's side get the chance to respond and close the gap when they travel to Deportivo La Coruna in the late game. Read More »

Pirates top Cubs to avoid sweep, 6-5

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To make room, Pittsburgh sent reliever Dovydos Neverauskas back to the minors. In 2017, Ngoepe has hit one home run, four RBI with a.241 average and a.308 OBP in 15 games. While MLB's ranks have long included plenty of worldwide players from Caribbean nations, South America, Australia and Asia, the Pirates' pair of groundbreakers come from continents with less of a connection to baseball and places where the league, undoubtedly, would love to be able to foster interest. Read More »

Celtics within striking distance after win at home over Bulls

Aside from being Boston's first All-Star since Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo in 2012-13, he's the first undersized guard to excite Celtics' fans since Nate Robinson. That's exactly why he got the starting nod. "That's what we need him to do". He had a hell of a game tonight. "Isaiah was our best option to try to slow him down". Read More »

Adrian Peterson: 'I am excited to be joining the New Orleans Saints'

New Orleans wasn't anywhere on that original list, but I guess Peterson liked what they were preaching. The Saints have not announced a deal, but Peterson told ESPN in a statement Tuesday that he's agreed to play in New Orleans. Peterson, who turned 32 last month, rushed for 11,747 yards in 10 seasons with the Vikings. Along with his $3 million base salary, Peterson would also have incentives in his contract that could earn him as much as another $1 million. Read More »

Brewers Aiming For Series Sweep Over Reds Today

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It's impossible not to attribute some of this to the team's unconventional offseason acquisition of Eric Thames , who seems to be on a tear akin to the unbelievable numbers he posted over his last three years in the Korean Baseball Organization. Read More »

Nike features former Western Michigan receiver Corey Davis in '2017 Class'

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It's very possible to see scenarios where John Ross , Williams , and OR Davis are on the board at 23. Joining Davis are former MI player Taco Charlton, Curtis Samuel, Cooper Kupp, Mike Williams , O.J. "I think it just depends on what you're looking for, " NFL Draft analyst Mike Mayock said of the Titans. "I met Mariota before, and I like his style, " Ross said on Wednesday. Read More »

Djokovic and Nadal through to Monte Carlo quarters

It adds to this early season of frustration for the Scot, who has an uninspiring win-loss record of 4-3 across the one grand-slam and two Masters tournaments that he has played this year. He will now challenge No. 15 Albert Ramos-Vinolas, who booked his place in the third round for the first time with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over qualifier Carlos Berlocq in 80 minutes. Read More »

Manchester United squad tops Premier League for transfer cost per point

With Liverpool's woes clear and Jurgen Klopp 's men aiming to hang on for a top four finish in the PL this season, securing UEFA Champions League action will surely be crucial in landing Van Dijk. Guardiola and opposite number Jose Mourinho have a long-standing and bitter rivalry having clashed repeatedly during their times in charge of Barcelona and Real Madrid respectively. Read More »

Warriors run away and hide from Trail Blazers to complete sweep

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He played three tune up games as Golden State headed into the playoffs with the top record in the league. The Blazers fell 3-0 in the first round to the Lakers in the 2000 playoffs. Draymond Green continued to lead the Warriors in three-point percentage. The time off should do wonders for the Warriors. Matt Barnes and Shaun Livingston have been out due to injury as well. Read More »

Une bagarre énorme éclate en Uruguay — Uruguay

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La rencontre de Copa Libertadores (l'équivalent de la Ligue des champions en Amérique du Sud) entre Penarol, équipe uruguayenne, et Palmerais, équipe brésilienne, a donné lieu à une bagarre générale entre les deux équipes. " C'est lamentable , a déclaré le technicien". C'était prémédité et cela aurait pu être bien pire. Des agents de sécurité auraient empêché ses joueurs de quitter la pelouse! "Nous avons échappé à quelque chose de pire". Read More »

Liverpool unveil new 125th anniversary kit

The new home kit pays homage to the Club's 125th anniversary with a commemorative crest and Liverbird emblem flanked with "1892" and "2017" embroidered onto the breast of the shirt. The goalkeeper kit also lends itself to those worn by legendary number-ones Ray Clemence, Bruce Grobbelaar and Tommy Lawrence with a rich green design. Read More »

Rain postpones Blue Jays at Cardinals; doubleheader Thursday

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I'm not in the zone, dialed in like I was past year. The Blue Jays won a wild 11 inning game against the Cardinals in the series opener on Tuesday. "Today was just a normal day", Chavez said. Despite losing some key personnel to injuries, this gives other players an opportunity to rise and show what they got. Gibbons said he did speak to his third baseman from Anaheim Monday and Donaldson said from the team's training facility he was feeling better. Read More »

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore Orioles

Indians' Kipnis looks for shin guard via social media • Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis has enlisted the help of social media to help him find a discontinued piece of protective gear. Sanchez, who is expected to share time with Austin Hedges and Luis Torrens, and Quackenbush were with the team for Friday night's game at Atlanta. Despite his injury, the Red Sox still eventually won the game, pushing their record to 7-5. Read More »

Jamaica Test: Pakistan reach 201-4 in reply to Windies' 286

Younis moved on from a painfully slow start to get to 58 while Babar Azam stroked 72 in dominating a 131-run third- wicket partnership with the former captain to give the tourists the ascendancy into the final session of the day. The Pakistan team will not just miss him as a batsman, they'll also miss him as a mentor. He said that Pakistan cricket still required the presence of Younis in the dressing room and he can carry on playing for now. Read More »

Pachuca remporte la Ligue des champions de la Concacaf

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Tigres saura-t-il faire abstraction du traumatisme causé par sa défaite au même stade de la compétition, l'an passé contre l'América? Réduits à dix après l'expulsion de Pizarro (78e), les Tigres ont craqué en fin de match sur un but plein d'opportunisme de Jara (83e), bien aidé par la faute de mains de Nahuel Guzmán. Read More »

Atlético stop Leicester's Champions League fairytale

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Would they have swapped anything for trips to Seville and Madrid to watch their team play the Champions League knockouts, maybe not too. We had them rattled at times and it's no discredit to lose to a team of that calibre. Leicester needed a swift response and Riyad Mahrez's deflected volley called Jan Oblak into action, but the Foxes offered little else in attack before the break. Read More »

Adrian Peterson agrees to deal with Saints

Nevertheless, Peterson seemed excited when discussing the deal with ESPN's Josina Anderson. Early Tuesday, news of running back Adrian Peterson signing a contract with the Saints became a reality. And: "I also did a lot of homework on the defense as well". Peterson's deal with New Orleans will reportedly pay him $7 million over two years, with $3.5 million of that guaranteed. Read More »

Austin Rivers Will Play Tonight Against Utah Jazz

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Richard Ferkel, a foot and ankle specialist. The Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Clippers meet in game five of the National Basketball Association first round playoffs Tuesday at the Staples Center. It seems like the Jazz and Clippers were always going to require seven games to decide a victor. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 100.8 points on 48.9 percent shooting and allowing 99.8 points on 50 percent shooting. Read More »