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Joe Maddon defends his backfired move by blasting Twitter

Joe Maddon defends his backfired move by blasting Twitter

I never understood why it was acceptable for a base-runner to be able to smash into the catcher to try to dislodge the ball, so I'm fine with the rule as it is now, although I'd be inclined to defer t...

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Oakland Raiders signing LB NaVorro Bowman

Oakland Raiders signing LB NaVorro Bowman

Bowman visited the Raiders on Monday and had a visit scheduled with the Dallas Cowboys for Tuesday. Undrafted rookies Nicholas Morrow and Xavier Woodson-Luster got most of the snaps in Sunday's 17...

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Rhys Webb ineligible for Wales selection after 60-cap rule introduced

Rhys Webb ineligible for Wales selection after 60-cap rule introduced

But first-choice halfback Rhys Webb , who has played 28 times for his country, is joining French club Toulon next season and will not be eligible for selection under the new rules. All exiled playe...

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Tiger Woods 'making progress' as he continues recovery

Tiger Woods 'making progress' as he continues recovery

Steinberg didn't speculate on where Woods could return to action this time. He has also posted videos of himself hitting iron shots, pitching and and chipping. He had three previous surgeries to deal ...

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Titans' Marcus Mariota to play Monday vs. Colts

Titans' Marcus Mariota to play Monday vs. Colts

Titans 8:30 tonight on ESPN's Monday Night Football a key game for the two teams. He had been considered day-to-day with the injury since getting hurt, so the Titans signed free-agent quarterback B...

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Louisville Basketball: Rick Pitino Officially Terminated 'With Just Cause'

Louisville Basketball: Rick Pitino Officially Terminated 'With Just Cause'

The university had seen enough and made a decision to finally cut ties with the Hall of Famer. On Monday afternoon, the University of Louisville's Athletic Association came to an agreement to term...

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Rumor Central: Will Alex Cora have his pick of managerial openings?

Rumor Central: Will Alex Cora have his pick of managerial openings?

He guided Boston to back-to-back American League East titles. Last Wednesday Dombrowski made the announcement that Red Sox manager John Farrell would not be returning for the 2018 season. Hinc...

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Spurs, Aldridge agree to 3-year, $72 million extension

Spurs, Aldridge agree to 3-year, $72 million extension

Aldridge is set to make $21.4 million in the 2017-18 season. Aldridge, 32, averaged 17.3 points and 7.3 rebounds per game for San Antonio last season, but was criticized for his play during the We...

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Leicester 1 West Brom 1

Leicester 1 West Brom 1

Jamie Vardy's first half-chance came in the 42nd minute when Vicente Iborra's wayward effort in the area bounced up towards the back post and the England international's header was diverted over th...

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U.S. ride on Weah's hat-trick

U.S. ride on Weah's hat-trick

Striker Josh Sargent (who will head to Werder Bremen in 2018) has scored oodles of goals for the U-17s and even shone with the U-20s. Ten minutes later Carleton put the USA firmly in control by ...

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Real Madrid Admirers Of Mauricio Pochettino

Real Madrid Admirers Of Mauricio Pochettino

Alderweireld was part of the Atletico Madrid squad that won 1-0 at Madrid in 2013 during his side's title-winning season, but he was also in the Ajax team that lost 4-1 there the year before. Now at C...

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Argentinian Club's Players Wear Lionel Messi Masks to Celebrate World Cup Qualification

Argentinian Club's Players Wear Lionel Messi Masks to Celebrate World Cup Qualification

In La Liga with his club barcelona , he has already scored 11 goals by playing seven matches. 'He was certainly not as exhausted as many expected after the trip [from worldwide duty in South Amer...

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Teddy Bridgewater cleared to practice with Vikings

Teddy Bridgewater cleared to practice with Vikings

Minnesota says they plan on Bridgewater playing this season, so unless there is a setback, expect his return to come around the beginning of November. He missed all of last season. Case Keenum w...

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Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Asking For Trade

Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Asking For Trade

Yet Bryant, defensive distraction or featured playmaker, hadn't been part of Pittsburgh offense almost as prolific since returning from suspension. He caught two passes on three targets Sunday against...

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Phil Neville warns Man United about 'ultimate' Liverpool FC test

Phil Neville warns Man United about 'ultimate' Liverpool FC test

Jose Mourinho has described Liverpool's Anfield stadium as a "beautiful place" and insisted his Manchester United stars will relish playing in such an intense atmosphere on Saturday. We chose the...

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Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis wants key stars rested in Manchester City

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis wants key stars rested in Manchester City

They are the first to do so in the same season in top-flight history and the first in the league since January to March 1947, when Doncaster Rovers beat Carlisle United 9-2, Tranmere Rovers 5-3, Darli...

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NFL players continue national anthem protests

NFL players continue national anthem protests

Safeties Eric Reid and Adrian Colbert , linebacker Dekoda Watson , receiver Marquise Goodwin , defensive lineman Arik Armstead , linebacker Eli Harold and cornerback K'Waun Williams all knel...

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USC shakes off sloppy start, edges Utah, 28-27

USC shakes off sloppy start, edges Utah, 28-27

Williams was looking to pass on 2-point conversion attempt, but was forced to scramble and was tackled short of the end zone, allowing USC to escape with a win 28-27. They ultimately moved ahead wit...

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Nigeria move up to 41st position in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Nigeria move up to 41st position in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

JUMPED eight places in the latest Fifa World Rankings as Martin O'Neill's side await their play-off fate in Tuesday morning's draw. Northern Ireland will not be seeded for the 2018 World Cup play-...

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Brad Keselowski wins Talladega marathon with last-lap pass

Brad Keselowski wins Talladega marathon with last-lap pass

While two races follow that event to determine the four championship-contending drivers in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, there's nothing to think that Keselowski and his Team Penske t...

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Buccaneers Fall to Cardinals in Week 6

Buccaneers Fall to Cardinals in Week 6

Even though he hasn't played much this season, Williams is a former Pro Bowler with more than a decade of National Football League experience, and that helped him read the situation. All of that spe...

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Shanghai Masters: Federer beats Nadal, snatches title

Shanghai Masters: Federer beats Nadal, snatches title

It was the evergreen 36-year-old's sixth title of the year and 94th in total, which draws him level with Ivan Lendl and trailing only Jimmy Connors (107) on the all-time list. "Of course was not the b...

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Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul: Finishing games has been a problem

Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul: Finishing games has been a problem

Jason Pierre-Paul had a trio of sacks for the Giants, who came into Denver tottering from a tumultuous week in which three wide receivers landed on injured reserve, five other starters were side...

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Further delay for typhoon-hit Hong Kong Open final

Further delay for typhoon-hit Hong Kong Open final

The first set was tight, as both players were strong on return, but Gavrilova claimed the crucial break of serve at 5-5, and eased to the one-set lead. "I just made it more clear in my head where I wa...

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Carolina Panthers fan punches 62 year-old man in face

Carolina Panthers fan punches 62 year-old man in face

He wrote in the caption that the older man complained to the couple for standing throughout the game - blocking his view. The victim telling the dude bro how they're being jerks and how rude they ...

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Kaepernick to file grievance against National Football League owners for collusion

Kaepernick to file grievance against National Football League owners for collusion

Geragos is an experienced lawyer who has represented numerous high-profile clients. Kaepernick started a national conversation about political activism by athletes last season when he chose to sit, ...

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Steelers WR Antonio Brown scores TD on wild play against Chiefs

Steelers WR Antonio Brown scores TD on wild play against Chiefs

Alex Smith completed one pass on that drive for 16 yards that put his team on the Steelers' side of the ball, to the Steelers' 40-yard line, but after two incomplete passes, it was Harrison who dip...

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Twitter Reacts to Bizarre Call That Costs Jets a Touchdown vs. Patriots

Twitter Reacts to Bizarre Call That Costs Jets a Touchdown vs. Patriots

The Jets punted away on their next possession, opening the door for the Patriots to build some momentum, but Tom Brady was intercepted while trying to throw deep to Phillip Dorsett. And the Jets a...

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Lions and Saints swap late pick-sixes on the goal line

Lions and Saints swap late pick-sixes on the goal line

Of course, Detroit started the game without starting left tackle Taylor Decker, right guard T.J. Lang, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and defensive end Kerry Hyder, Jr., leaving unknowns like Brian M...

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Deeney questions Arsenal's spirit after Watford defeat

Deeney questions Arsenal's spirit after Watford defeat

Watford were poor in the first half against Arsenal and trailed 1-0 at the break, but they improved significantly in the second period and claimed all three points thanks to Troy Deeney's 71st mi...

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