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Kahnle walked Josh Donaldson before the homer. "Sometimes when runs are tough to come by, especially early on in the year, you've got to go out there and try to make some stuff happen", Pillar said. Tyler Clippard pitched a scoreless eighth to earn the win and Seung Hwan Oh pitched the ninth for the save. Estrada, who was already in the clubhouse getting his post-game shoulder treatment when Pillar stole home, watched the play unfold on TV.
  • LiAngelo Ball decides to enter National Basketball Association draft

    LiAngelo Ball decides to enter National Basketball Association draft

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    Whether or not National Basketball Association teams believe he can be a professional at the National Basketball Association level remains to be seen. It's worth noting that this was another "Big Baller Brand Challenge" game, meaning Ball and his Prienu Vytautas teammates were going up against Guangdong's youth team instead of their professional squad, but 72 points is still 72 points .
  • Rams' first-round pick available in Odell Beckham Jr. trade talks

    Rams' first-round pick available in Odell Beckham Jr. trade talks

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    Rapoport has reported Beckham won't play next season-"with the Giants or any team"-until he receives a new contract. I think it's important, especially in the player-coach relationship, to get to know him". It was a good meeting. "I got a little better sense of who he is". "I think he knows what we expect of him, and now it's up to him". "That's my understanding, yeah", Shurmur said on Tuesday during breakfast at the annual NFL meetings in Orlando , Fla., via NFL Network's Kimberly ...
  • Ndamukong Suh Contract Offer 'Rescinded' by Jets Amid Rams, Titans Rumors

    Ndamukong Suh Contract Offer 'Rescinded' by Jets Amid Rams, Titans Rumors

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    A one-two punch of Suh, a three-time All-Pro, and Aaron Donald , the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year, surely would wreak havoc on opposing offensive lines. It was, in effect, a take-it-or-leave-it one-year proposal with a reasonable deadline. The Rams appear to be the leader in the clubhouse for Suh now.
  • Point spread for Michigan/Loyola Final Four matchup revealed

    Point spread for Michigan/Loyola Final Four matchup revealed

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    That trend would continue throughout the night as Loyola-Chicago led by 23 points midway through the second half and they did not look back. And while the Ramblers continue to shock the world on their way to the Final Four, Sister Jean - the team's wonderful 98-year-old chaplain - has emerged as one of our favorite new celebrities .
  • Cinderella Loyola, Michigan advance to Final Four

    Cinderella Loyola, Michigan advance to Final Four

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    Florida State basketball coach Leonard Hamilton has been criticized for both the way he handled the end of Saturday night's loss to MI and his unwillingness to explain the poor strategy, but CBS' Dana Jacobson defended him after the duo's awkward interview.
  • Date set for Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United FA Cup semi-final

    Date set for Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United FA Cup semi-final

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    Arsenal have had to play second fiddle to Spurs over the past two-and-a-half seasons as Mauricio Pochettino's side have leapt above Arsene Wenger's men in the hunt for a top four spot in the Premier League . Equally, there is the concern of ambition. Story updated 21/03/18, 11:30 GMTManchester United's Emirates FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur will take place on Saturday 21 April with kick-off at 17:15 BST.
  • New football league eyes start after 2019 Super Bowl

    New football league eyes start after 2019 Super Bowl

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    The league will consist of eight teams and 10 games with playoffs and a championship game coinciding with the weekend of the NFL Draft. They will also launch a smartphone app on which fans will be able to stream games and play fantasy football.
  • Geelani steps down from TeH post

    Geelani steps down from TeH post

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    Tehreek-e-Hurriyat is a separatist organisation of Jammu and Kashmir founded on August 7, 2014. "The decision was taken after Geelani chose to step down", they said. He has also been in the view of the National Investigative Agency's probe into terror financing cases in Kashmir. NIA has arrested several senior pro-freedom leaders in the past one year.
  • March Madness Sweet 16 has unexpected field after NCAA Tournament favorites ousted

    March Madness Sweet 16 has unexpected field after NCAA Tournament favorites ousted

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    Duke and Syracuse met in Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 24, with the Blue Devils holding the Orange to 32 percent shooting in a 60-44 win. West Virginia's full-court press and aggressive style of play could cause a team like Villanova fits, but if the Wildcats can get past West Virginia unscathed, the road to the Final Four becomes a lot easier.
  • NCAA Men's Tournament: No. 2 Purdue heads to Sweet 16

    NCAA Men's Tournament: No. 2 Purdue heads to Sweet 16

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    Do you remember the last time Syracuse played against a 3-seed in the NCAA Tournament? The Orange (23-13) forced the Spartans (30-5) to settle for 3-pointers all afternoon and it worked brilliantly for Hall of Fame coach Jim Boeheim against Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo.
  • Russia Denounces Provocation to Sabotage FIFA World Cup

    Russia Denounces Provocation to Sabotage FIFA World Cup

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    The Russian channel announced Mourinho as its main pundit for Russia 2018 a day after the incident in Salisbury, but the Manchester United manager has repeatedly refused to answer any questions about the role. "Such proposals [to boycott the World Cup] come not only from journalists, but also from officials - in particular from U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and from the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee Tom Tugendhat", the Russian foreign ministry told news agency Interfax .
  • Texas A&M-North Carolina,3rd Ld-Writethru

    Texas A&M-North Carolina,3rd Ld-Writethru

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    No. 2 seed North Carolina (26-10) advanced to the second round with an 84-66 win over 15th-seeded Lipscomb Friday afternoon. "I'm competitive, so I think that's just the competitive nature of me wants to step up when the games get bigger", explained Williams, "And also know now it's do or die, win or lose, win or you go home".
  • Simona Halep was unprofessional, claims Chris Evert

    Simona Halep was unprofessional, claims Chris Evert

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    Osaka ousted Maria Sharapova , fifth seed Karolina Pliskova and then world number one Simona Halep in the semi-finals on her way to the championship. "Maybe, yeah, from the side or with the score it looks like it was simple, but of course it's not", Kasatkina said. The turning point in the third set came for Halep after she won a challenge in the eighth game with Martic holding serve.
  • West Brom 10 points adrift after losing 2-1 to Bournemouth

    West Brom 10 points adrift after losing 2-1 to Bournemouth

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    Salah turned provider for Roberto Firmino's goal in the 49th minute with a pin-point cross that the Brazilian guided into the net with an audacious mid-air back-flick. "It is vitally important". The senior players need to deliver otherwise we won't be in with a shout of staying up. But Jordon Ibe levelled for Bournemouth in the 77th minute and Junior Stanislas gave the Cherries their first win in five league games with an 89th-minute free-kick.
  • Radford Highlanders vs. LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds Odds, March Madness Betting Pick

    Radford Highlanders vs. LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds Odds, March Madness Betting Pick

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    It was Villanova's sixth win in a row and the first time it has faced Radford in program history. The second-round matchup-Virginia Tech vs. Alabama-will be a lot more interesting, and not just because Nova has bowed out of the bracket at this spot four times in the last eight seasons, including a year ago, when Wisconsin took down the Wildcats .
  • Twitter Erupts After UMBC Makes History & Upsets #1 Seed Virginia

    Twitter Erupts After UMBC Makes History & Upsets #1 Seed Virginia

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    In order for that to happen, UMBC will have to upset a ninth-seeded Kansas State team that put together an impressive 69-59 first round win over Creighton. Maura all tallied double-digit points for UMBC with 14, 12, and 10, respectively. Jairus Lyles dribbled out the shot clock, leaving the game with about 6 seconds to go.
  • Pellegrino: Southampton sack manager amid dismal run

    Pellegrino: Southampton sack manager amid dismal run

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    Hughes has been lined up to replace Mauricio Pellegrino , who was sacked by Southampton on Monday. Southampton are hoping to announce their new manager before they visit third-tier Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Sunday with their next league game not until March 31 when they travel to West Ham.
  • Manchester United vs Sevilla: Mourinho drops Pogba, Martial to the bench

    Manchester United vs Sevilla: Mourinho drops Pogba, Martial to the bench

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    United boss Jose Mourinho has kept Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba on the bench, but has recalled Marouane Fellaini into the starting XI as the hosts trot out in a 4-2-3-1 formation. "The second goal made it impossible". "It's a big comp, it would be the first time in 60 years for us to get through to this stage". Mourinho's gamble on Fellaini appeared to have largely backfired as he failed to impose his physical presence on Sevilla's ball players in midfield.
  • Five Teams To Watch This Offseason, Part Five of Five: Arizona Cardinals

    Five Teams To Watch This Offseason, Part Five of Five: Arizona Cardinals

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    The Cardinals are in need of a quarterback after Carson Palmer - who had been the team's quarterback for five years - retired at the end of the 2017 season. The hyped quarterback-rich draft, too, still awaits, where the Browns, Giants, Broncos, Jets and Bills are expected to consider the likes of Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Josh Allen, Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson.
  • Carragher suspended after spitting incident

    Carragher suspended after spitting incident

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    Carragher was caught on film spitting at a father and his 14-year-old daughter through his vehicle window following Manchester United's victory over the Reds at Old Trafford on Sunday. "The biggest regret was that a young girl who wasn't involved was caught up in the incident". The spitting incident incited rage from football fans across the world, with the pundits to labelling it as shameful on Carragher's part.
  • US 'prepared to act' on Syria if Security Council does not

    US 'prepared to act' on Syria if Security Council does not

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    United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley issued a stark warning to Russia, Iran and Syria on March 12 over the recent bombings in Syria: the United States is ready to take action if need be. Asked about the Syrian conflict at a news conference in India, Macron said France would be ready to strike if it found "irrefutable evidence" chemical weapons had been used to kill.
  • URI Edged by Davidson 58-57 in A-10 Championship

    URI Edged by Davidson 58-57 in A-10 Championship

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    No. 25 Rhode Island needed a second-half rally to finish off Saint Joseph's in the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament semifinals Saturday. The sophomore point guard didn't commit a turnover in 32 minutes, his ninth error-free game of the season.
  • Outcry Erupts Over NFL Allegedly Asking Several Prospective Players About Sexuality

    Outcry Erupts Over NFL Allegedly Asking Several Prospective Players About Sexuality

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    I go in one room, and a team will ask me do I like men, just to see my reaction. And I guarantee teams have asked far more controversial questions than this simply to test a prospective player's quick thinking skills. Prodding the 20-year-old about his sexuality is just another addition to the NFL's long history of asking distasteful questions. Manuel later apologized , and Falcons head coach Dan Quinn said the organization took measures to make sure it wouldn't happen again.