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On this night, rookie Sean Newcomb (eight strikeouts) dominated the opposition, allowing zero runs, one walk and two hits over seven scintillating innings. Ender Inciarte , Atlanta's wondrous center fielder who has been dropped to ninth in the order through the emergence of 21-year-old Ozzie Albies and 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr., who now hit 1-2, doubled to start the sixth.
  • Dallas Cowboys: 2018 NFL Draft grades for Day 2 picks

    Dallas Cowboys: 2018 NFL Draft grades for Day 2 picks

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    The Cowboys used six picks on offense and three on defense, and made a pair of trades on Day 3. They ended up having to tout their tight ends as well when ESPN reported on the draft's second day that Jason Witten was planning to retire after 15 seasons to join the "Monday Night Football" crew as lead analyst.
  • Steven Gerrard confirms he's interested in taking over Rangers

    Steven Gerrard confirms he's interested in taking over Rangers

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    BT Sport presenter Gary Lineker asked Gerrard on television this evening if newspaper reports over the last week, linking him with the job, were accurate. The 'Gers sacked Graeme Murty today, leaving Jimmy Nicholl and Jonatan Johansson to take charge of their final three Scottish Premiership games of the season.
  • Cricket Australia opens review into organisation's culture after cheating scandal

    Cricket Australia opens review into organisation's culture after cheating scandal

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    The team's culture has been under the microscope since batsman Cameron Bancroft was spotted by cameras trying to scuff up the ball with a piece of sandpaper during the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town. The sanctions were well above those imposed by the International Cricket Council for ball tampering , but reflected the backlash in Australia . That panel will report back to the Ethics Centre, as well as considering a player behaviour charter for men's teams .
  • Alli, Kane Score To Help Spurs Beat Watford

    Alli, Kane Score To Help Spurs Beat Watford

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    Spurs' 2-0 defeat of the Hornets restored their five point buffer from Chelsea, who are now in fifth place. "He needs to improve his performance still, but I'm happy - 150 games, 105 goals, what more can we say?" Spurs wrap up their 2017-18 league programme with fixtures against West Bromwich Albion , Newcastle United and Leicester City .
  • Yankees, Angels lineups Sunday | Latest on Shohei Otani

    Yankees, Angels lineups Sunday | Latest on Shohei Otani

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    There's no timetable now set for the 23-year-old pitcher/slugger to return to the field, though he's expected to undergo further evaluation on Saturday. "We don't know yet", Scioscia said of his start. While the injury doesn't appear to compromise Ohtani's playing time with the team on a long-term basis, he's considered day-to-day until further notice.
  • West Ham veteran: Manchester City are the best team I've ever faced

    West Ham veteran: Manchester City are the best team I've ever faced

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    Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp also emerges from the statistics with huge credit, as he is on course to secure a second successive top four finish and may add Champions League glory to his CV in the coming weeks. We are a young team in terms of many circumstances. As part of his changes to the squad, Guardiola jettisoned England goalkeeper Joe Hart , who joined the Hammers on loan after a spell with Italian club Torino.
  • Two stars blasted on live TV during Bayern Munich Champions League clash

    Two stars blasted on live TV during Bayern Munich Champions League clash

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    It was a match filled with chances for both, and plenty of opportunities for Bayern to go through, but the difference ended up being an unbelievable gaffe by goalkeeper Sven Ulreich . Niklas Sule sent in a cross from a deep right position, and it came to Rodriguez in acres of space at the penalty spot. Bayern finished the first half in the ascendancy but they could not find a way back in front as Tolisso curled a shot wide.
  • Watson and Dhoni power CSK to sixth win

    Watson and Dhoni power CSK to sixth win

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    The head to head stats favours CSK with 11 wins, while DD have won 5 games in 16 matches that they have faced each other. DD will try to keep the same momentum and string together a series of wins. Daredevils' Vijay Shankar (54) did his best but, in the end failed to take Delhi over the line. KM Asif , deputising for the injured Deepak Chahar, removed openers Prithvi Shaw and Colin Munro.
  • Jets land QB Darnold with No. 3 draft pick

    Jets land QB Darnold with No. 3 draft pick

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    The New York Jets kicked off the National Football League draft by getting their quarterback of the future - who might actually be the face of the franchise right now. He's coming off a career year and expressed excitement about playing in the West Coast offense again. The other quarterbacks on the roster - Teddy Bridgewater , Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty - face uncertain futures.
  • Indianapolis Colts Draft Grades: Rounds 1 and 2

    Indianapolis Colts Draft Grades: Rounds 1 and 2

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    He only had 20 tackles this year, but 9.5 of them were for a loss, 7 for sacks. The Colts also made that quite clear with the how they drafted with two out of their top three draft picks being offensive lineman while also taking a pair of running backs and wide receivers with their later round selections.
  • Bills trade up and take Josh Allen

    Bills trade up and take Josh Allen

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    Repeating the phrase "as soon as possible" twice, Allen considers it important to apologize for what he posted and to show Bills players who he is today. He led the Hokies with 109 tackles and 5 1/2 sacks and named a Butkus Award finalist last season. The First Take host details Allen's apology in the video above.
  • Bozeman native Will Dissly drafted by Seattle Seahawks

    Bozeman native Will Dissly drafted by Seattle Seahawks

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    The Seattle Seahawks selected University of Central Florida linebacker Griffin in the fifth round, reuniting him with his identical twin brother and Seahawks 2017 third-round pick Shaquill Griffin. He led the nation with 2,248 yards rushing and 23 touchdowns for the Aztecs . Dissly carved out a role as a blocking tight end but improved dramatically as a receiver in 2017.
  • Toronto Maple Leafs to Sign Swedish Centre Par Lindholm

    Toronto Maple Leafs to Sign Swedish Centre Par Lindholm

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    While changes on the ice were expected with the Toronto Maple Leafs for next season season, a key front-office move was made Monday. Toronto could have to replace as many as three centres next year, with Tyler Bozak , Dominic Moore and Tomas Plekanec all unrestricted free agents.
  • Terry Rozier arrives at Celtics-Sixers Game 1 wearing Drew Bledsoe jersey

    Terry Rozier arrives at Celtics-Sixers Game 1 wearing Drew Bledsoe jersey

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    They came to blows on the floor and bad-mouthed one another in post-game interviews but once the buzzer sounded on a thrilling series, the pair embraced and settled their differences in a classy manner. "I've got to take my hat off to him". "That's my guy. I've never even had a conversation, but that's my guy", Rozier said of Drew Bledsoe , per the Atheltic's Jared Weiss.
  • Raiders end Hurst's long slide due to heart issue

    Raiders end Hurst's long slide due to heart issue

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    While he was cleared to play at MI and cleared again to participate at his pro day, the only explanation for his slide is that National Football League teams are scared of a scenario in which his heart keeps him from having a long career. Many projected him to be picked in the second or third round Friday. While the defensive additions the team have added in the draft are the most intriguing, the offensive linemen picks will also be very impactful.
  • Shaquem Griffin picked by Seattle Seahawks in NFL Draft

    Shaquem Griffin picked by Seattle Seahawks in NFL Draft

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    His brother Shaquill also plays for the Seahawks as a cornerback. Shaquem was a standout at Central Florida as a feared pass rusher off the edge thanks to his speed. "I want to be a football player, and a good one at that". Griffin was a star for the unbeaten Knights last season and then lit up his combine workouts, running a sub-4.4 second time for the 40-yard dash, the fastest time for a linebacker at the combine since 2003.
  • Golden Knights deal Sharks 7-0 drubbing to extend playoff hot streak

    Golden Knights deal Sharks 7-0 drubbing to extend playoff hot streak

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    Check out our NHL Public Betting Page for up-to-date information. BC-HKN-Sharks Frustration, 469Sharks look to Game 2, try to shake off 7-0 loss in VegasAP Photo NVJL110, NVJL106, NVJL108, NVJL118Eds: With AP Photos. Backup goalie Aaron Dell came in and finished with 19 saves. Expect Jones to be back in goal tonight. The Sharks started the series without star center Joe Thornton, who has been out since January 23 with a knee injury, and there is no timeline for his return.
  • Miami Dolphins draft Minkah Fitzpatrick: Instant grade and analysis

    Miami Dolphins draft Minkah Fitzpatrick: Instant grade and analysis

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    Fitzpatrick has the chops to play at corner or safety, but if he was utterly dominant at one, there wouldn't be a conversation about where he should go. Peter's Prep in 2014. The final two seasons of his collegiate career a stark contrast to his freshman and sophomore years when Gesicki registered 24 total receptions and faced more criticism than praise.
  • Ronnie O'Sullivan loses to Ali Carter in heated second-round match

    Ronnie O'Sullivan loses to Ali Carter in heated second-round match

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    But following the fall-out from his defeat by Carter at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre, O'Sullivan was in no mood to quit. "The story's going to keep going because until I die, you're going to have to keep writing stuff about that", O'Sullivan said, when asked about the altercation with Carter.
  • De Gea goes out for relaxed lunch with fiancee Edurne

    De Gea goes out for relaxed lunch with fiancee Edurne

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    However, Mourinho rejected any suggestions that Manchester United could even considering selling De Gea in the coming months. The 27-year-old Spanish worldwide goalkeeper has one year left on his current contract but is expected to sign a new five-year deal when the current season concludes.
  • Draft-Vikings-Third Day

    Draft-Vikings-Third Day

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    As for teams being willing to trade down, the Philadelphia Eagles, who sit at No. 32 overall with the final pick on Thursday night, have said they're open for business in the right deal. The addition of Hughes also shows that despite all the rumored interest for the 30th overall pick, the team viewed filling a weakness at that point to be a bigger concern than trying to stockpile picks later in the draft.
  • Kim, Putnam team for slim lead at Zurich Classic

    Kim, Putnam team for slim lead at Zurich Classic

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    That lone bogey came on the pair's eighth hole, the par-3 17th at TPC Louisiana, where Brown missed the green right off the tee and Kisner's subsequent chip rolled 27 feet past the hole. Peterson, a three-time All-America and two-time All-SEC selection at LSU who won the 2011 NCAA Division I individual championship, hasn't won a pro tournament on the PGA or web.com Tours.