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Wild-card games on Tuesday (losers of Brewers-Cubs and Rockies-Dodgers games) and Wednesday (Athletics at Yankees) will narrow the field to eight teams, four in each league, as the chase begins in earnest for the World Series crown. The Brewers likewise got out to an early lead, getting two in the first inning before rolling to an 11-0 win over the Tigers. Dodgers starter Buehler owns a 2.52 ERA, striking out 85 batters in his 71.1 career innings at home.
  • Liverpool reportedly preparing January bid for Aaron Ramsey

    Liverpool reportedly preparing January bid for Aaron Ramsey

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    After a bruising barrage from Watford's forwards in the first half , Cech went down on the stroke of half time and was swiftly replaced by Leno. "In the first half we were speaking about needing to continue improving things on the pitch with our positioning and then our moment showed".
  • Messi and co 'angry' after Barcelona slip up again

    Messi and co 'angry' after Barcelona slip up again

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    The Argentine started the game from the bench and was introduced in the second half as the hosts chased an equalier. And after Philippe Coutinho hit the bar on 60 minutes, Messi's free kick was headed off the line as Bilbao battled bravely to keep their lead in tact.
  • Man City vs Brighton - Preview, Live Match | 29 Sep 2018

    Man City vs Brighton - Preview, Live Match | 29 Sep 2018

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    The Belgium worldwide sustained a lateral collateral ligament lesion in his right knee in training and has not played since his substitute role in City's 2-0 victory over Arsenal in their first Premier League match of the season. "And Manchester United teams played a different way but were massively successful, exciting". Another injured City star, Kevin De Bruyne , is making better progress from his knee injury and will return to some parts of the team's training sessions next week.
  • Excitement builds ahead of Ryder Cup - 9/27/2018 4:45:25 AM

    Excitement builds ahead of Ryder Cup - 9/27/2018 4:45:25 AM

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    Missing from the American lineup is Phil Mickelson, who will sit out the opening session for the first time since his Ryder Cup debut in 1995. "I could play it for nine holes, and then it suddenly hit me", said McIlroy, speaking at Le Golf National ahead of this week's match, in reply to being asked if he'd been surprised how well he'd played that day when both players were so pumped up by the occasion and the potential importance of their match.
  • Jurgen Klopp confident Mohamed Salah will return to his ruthless self

    Jurgen Klopp confident Mohamed Salah will return to his ruthless self

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    Hazard's sublime first-half opener at Stamford Bridge - his seventh goal of the season - looked like giving the Blues another victory over Liverpool three days after the Belgian's Carabao Cup victor at Anfield. "So we went into half-time 1-0 down but I said if we play the second half like the first half, minus one mistake, we win". However, minutes earlier Kepa also showed smart reflexes to turn Sadio Mane's near post drive behind and was faultless for Sturridge's sensational dipping effort.
  • Buckeye defense bent, but didn't break against Penn State

    Buckeye defense bent, but didn't break against Penn State

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    Ohio State had four drives of 30 or more yards. But they don't have much a say based on the technicalities. Everybody tried to process how these two giants had continued to collaborate on some of the most dramatic annual football theater extant, and how No.
  • Europe Defeats U.S. to Win Ryder Cup

    Europe Defeats U.S. to Win Ryder Cup

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    Despite some early momentum, the Americans could not erase the 10-6 deficit it faced coming into Sunday singles , and Francesco Molinari's win over an erratic Phil Mickelson gave Europe a Cup-clinching 14.5 points. "I'm just so proud for everyone on the team", Molinari said. "Everything feels pretty good", Woods said when asked about how his body is holding up.
  • Virgil van Dijk drops fitness hint ahead before Chelsea clash

    Virgil van Dijk drops fitness hint ahead before Chelsea clash

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    We take a look at Liverpool's options if the worst should happen and Van Dijk isn't ready for Stamford Bridge. Prior to being replaced during Liverpool's routine 3-0 win against Mark Hughes' Southampton last weekend, Virgil van Dijk had been an ever-present figure in the club's Premier League season.
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    Sergio Garcia's wife Angela was also out and about on Friday morning, despite her husband not playing in any of the four matches. Furyk also discussed his other team veteran, Phil Mickelson , who lost his afternoon foursome with Bryson DeChambeau , 5 and 4.
  • LSU Basketball Player Wayde Sims Was Shot And Killed On Friday Morning

    LSU Basketball Player Wayde Sims Was Shot And Killed On Friday Morning

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    Mumford Stadium, where homecoming festivities are taking place this weekend. Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said Sims was taken to a hospital with an apparent gunshot wound and died. about a 15-minute drive from LSU's main campus. "He had an unbelievable spirit to him and everybody was drawn to him", Wade said from the team's Twitter account.
  • U.S. takes 3-1 lead after first session of Ryder Cup

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    It got worse for the Americans. Match three looked set to finish in record fashion when controversial wild card Sergio Garcia and rookie Alex Noren raced seven up on Phil Mickelson and Bryson DeChambeau after just nine holes, but the European pair eventually had to settle for a 5&4 success.
  • Liverpool's Simon Mignolet fears Carabao Cup exit will hit first-team chances

    Liverpool's Simon Mignolet fears Carabao Cup exit will hit first-team chances

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    Klopp said: "I will decide". "Virgil, we have to wait". "We have a lot of competition for places in the squad, in the team , and of course we cannot give all the game time we want to the players. Following the 2-1 defeat at Anfield, Klopp said: "The formation was good with the new player ( Fabinho ) and we could add him on to our matchday squad (on Saturday) because he played really good".
  • Unbeaten Rams win shootout with Vikings

    Unbeaten Rams win shootout with Vikings

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    Goff's four TD passes were the most in a first half by a Rams quarterback since Warner did it in 1999. "We're going to have to look at everything we're doing and get back to doing things correctly". "Offensively we moved the ball well, but we had too many missed tackles, and too many people were left wide open". In a game that exposed Minnesota Vikings corner Trae Waynes as a guy who is often missing-in-action on big plays, Hughes may be asked to do even more in the Minnesota secondary ...
  • Kings, Suns Willing to Help Facilitate Jimmy Butler Trade

    Kings, Suns Willing to Help Facilitate Jimmy Butler Trade

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    He had previously said that the Brooklyn Nets , New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers were at the top of his list. Butler reportedly is on the trade block in the aftermath of the trade he requested last week during his meeting with Timberwolves head coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau .
  • Tiger Woods' struggles cost USA more than a Ryder Cup point

    Tiger Woods' struggles cost USA more than a Ryder Cup point

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    He is playing with Rory McIlroy against Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau in the morning fourballs on Saturday. "I just wanted to get out of there", he said. "I saw him out on the golf course and he he was all good". "I didn't know I hit anybody and then someone from the crowd yelled, 'You hit someone.' And I turned around and then obviously you see someone's lying on the ground, and you're thinking, 'oh (expletive) I did it again '".
  • Marcus Rashford warned about recent attitude by Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

    Marcus Rashford warned about recent attitude by Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

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    Pogba has cost the club a lot of money but they can recoup that and it would be best if they parted ways and he started afresh somewhere else and United try to sign a midfielder more suited to the Premier League . "Disruptive? I think for you it was unbelievable because you made a story, an incredible story out of 15 minutes of an open training session". If Pogba came out and played really well for six months, Mourinho couldn't say anything or have a go at him or try to offload him.
  • I've gone up a level under Maurizio Sarri, says Eden Hazard

    I've gone up a level under Maurizio Sarri, says Eden Hazard

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    He should not expect that luxury against Klopp's side on Saturday. Despite two injured players, Sarri will be anxious about just one spot in the heart of the defense with David Luiz being his other first-choice centre-back. However, Maurizio Sarri made it clear that he wanted the Belgian global to remain at the club and the board granted that wish. Upfront, Alvaro Morata once more failed to find the scoresheet from the starting lineup in midweek and this should witness Olivier Giroud ...
  • Eden Hazard enjoying life under new manager Maurizio Sarri

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    United now face a tricky trip to the capital to face West Ham United at London Stadium - the Hammers' draw with Chelsea following their win at Everton has surely given them the belief they can be the latest to add to Mourinho's woes. 'For me, no one else can do that in the Premier League. "I think that he is for sure one of the best [in the world]", Sarri said. Saturday is going to be similar, two teams that don't sacrifice their philosophy, [who] want to win and are going to try to win on ...
  • Jose Mourinho Inisists There Is 'No Fallout' With Paul Pogba

    Jose Mourinho Inisists There Is 'No Fallout' With Paul Pogba

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    Earlier in the day, Mourinho told Paul Pogba he will not captain United again, but insisted they have not fallen out. Pogba has widely been criticised for failing to produce consistent performances under Mourinho at Old Trafford , but he was in fine form as he helped France to win the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer.
  • EPL: Ian Wright reacts to Ramsey leaving Arsenal on free transfer

    EPL: Ian Wright reacts to Ramsey leaving Arsenal on free transfer

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    Emery made Ramsey one of his five captains before the start of the season, when he made it clear he wanted the 27-year-old to extend and commit the prime of his career to the club. "Maybe I will someday, who knows what will happen in the future?" "I think no [it won't change his performance]", he said. Sevilla's Ever Banega reportedly emerges as a top target for Arsenal as they prepare for the impending loss of long-serving midfielder Aaron Ramsey .
  • Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

    Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

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    Andy Murray made it through to the second round of the Shenzhen Open after his opponent Zhang Zhizhen abruptly retired midway through the deciding set. Elsewhere, there was disappointment for Johanna Konta as the British No 1 was beaten in straight sets in the first round of the Wuhan Open. Since that time he has participated in just five tournaments and nine professional matches this year.
  • Panthers Sign Eric Reid Despite Collusion Grievance Against NFL

    Panthers Sign Eric Reid Despite Collusion Grievance Against NFL

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    In his career, he has started in all but one of his first 70 games while racking up 375 tackles, 10 interceptions, 34 passes defensed, two forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries. The Panthers were looking for an opportunity to improve the safety position, and Eric Reid was looking for an opportunity to return to the field .
  • Reasons why Mourinho will win the war against Paul Pogba

    Reasons why Mourinho will win the war against Paul Pogba

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    Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici was asked about the speculation linking Pogba with Juventus and said on Thursday: 'He is a Manchester United player. The France star is Mourinho's most expensive signing since taking over the reins from Louis van Gaal in May 2016. Or other players? But in terms of this, I don't know if Pogba is worth the hassle for what he gives on the pitch.