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Iannetta beaned, more bad blood as Dbacks top Pirates 11-4

Barbato later told reporters that the pitch wasn't meant to hit Iannetta, who had homered earlier in the game. Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta was forced to exit Friday's game against th...

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Ian Foster: All Blacks face stern challenge in RWC pool

Head coach Gregor Townsend has expressed "excitement" after Scotland were drawn with Ireland and hosts Japan in Pool A for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. "I have never felt so fired up as I do now ...

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Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

Mourinho has already said that he is going to rotate his squad a lot in the last three league games of the season as he wants to keep his best players fresh for the Europa League final on 24th May. "I...

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Roger Federer to miss French Open and focus on grass court season

Federer has finished runner-up in the French Open on four occasions with each time thanks to Nadal beating him to the trophy. " The start to the year has been magical for me but I need to recognis...

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Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win fifth title — Madrid Open

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win fifth title — Madrid Open

Nadal also won in Monte Carlo last month. "I felt comfortable hitting the ball the last few days, physically ready, mentally sharp as well". "I'm very happy for what I achieved", Nadal told a news c...

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Jays hope to take another step in recovery vs. Mariners

Jays hope to take another step in recovery vs. Mariners

Bautista put the ball into the second deck of Rogers Centre in the seventh inning for a three-run homer and a 5-2 Toronto lead, cashing in Pillar and Carrera. The Blue Jays tacked on two more runs i...

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South Africa football coach stresses winning mentality

South Africa football coach stresses winning mentality

He added: "I'm really looking forward to this latest challenge". "I understand that the media has a job to do and the criticism is a part of our lives‚ negative and positive criticism‚ but I just wa...

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Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane thrilled with Juventus final in Champions League

To their credit Real Madrid remained calm and proceeded to dominate possession for the rest of the half, frustrating the home players and taking the sting out of Atleticos attacking thrust. " Madrid ...

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have to be better in Game 7

The action opens with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals battling to determine who will face the Ottawa Senators in the East. Game 7 of the Eastern Conference series with the Washingt...

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Contreras 2 HRs, Butler 6 scoreless, Cubs stop Cardinals 3-2

Contreras 2 HRs, Butler 6 scoreless, Cubs stop Cardinals 3-2

Chicago dropped to 18-18 with the loss, which leaves it fourth in the NL Central and 2.5 games behind the division-leading Cardinals . But the Cubs are focused on taking care of their own business ...

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Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's conviction in 2013 murder

Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's conviction in 2013 murder

When Aaron Hernandez was found dead his jail cell last month, the 27-year-old former National Football League star was a convicted murder, but he still had the chance to appeal the 2015 guilty verdi...

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Guardiola hails referee Madley for disallowing Mahrez penalty

Riyad Mahrez thought he had snatched Leicester a point, but his 77th-minute penalty was disallowed after he slipped and kicked the ball against his standing foot prior to scoring. "We have two games...

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Celtics, Wizards turn playoff into all-out war

He said he knew he had to be aggressive, and Brooks was never anxious about the All-Star guard losing his confidence or passing up good looks. Oubre said he did not attempt to apologize to Olynyk. It'...

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The impact of Kawhi Leonard's injury

The impact of Kawhi Leonard's injury

But Spurs coach Popovich was in no mood to accept Pachulia's version of events as he spoke to reporters on Monday as the Spurs confirmed Leonard was out of Game 2 on Tuesday. It's definitely a nice ...

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Nadal continues dominant clay run with Madrid win

With a victory on Sunday, he would tie Djokovic atop the Masters 1000 titles leaderboard with his 30th crown. So, coming to Paris, Nadal is the hottest player on the men's tour, his performance in...

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Granit Xhaka vows to maintain his style of play despite discipline concerns

Granit Xhaka vows to maintain his style of play despite discipline concerns

Just that. Apart from that, I can not demand more from players that didn't play one minute of football in the last seven weeks. Arsenal suffered a damaging 3-0 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace ...

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Chiefs top draft pick Patrick Mahomes unharmed in Texas robbery, sheriff says

Chiefs top draft pick Patrick Mahomes unharmed in Texas robbery, sheriff says

Darrell Coslin said, per ESPN. The suspect fled the location in his vehicle. Two suspects - Michael Blake Pinkerton, 34, and Billy Ray Johnson, 58 - who were in that auto were then taken into custod...

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The Celtics Have Taken Control

Boston trailed 4-0 early in the opening minutes, but went on a 16-0 run in the first quarter to build a double-digit lead and never looked back en route to the Game 5 win. "We watched a lot of film an...

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India recall Shami, Sharma for Champions Trophy

Discussed for remaining some players Rishabh Pant , Dinesh Karthik, Shardul Thakur and Suresh Raina. Batsman Rohit Sharma and fast bowler Mohammed Shami were recalled as the national selectors tod...

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Warriors stars Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry love the word kerfuffle

Warriors stars Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry love the word kerfuffle

The best part of the pair's reaction is easily Curry's face popping up like a teacher had called him out for sleeping in class. It wasn't until nearly the end of the second quarter when the Jazz obt...

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Former Real Madrid defender: Zidane already a great coach

For sure it is special because it was a very important club for me as a player. The 31-year-old was speaking after Real secured a final showdown with the treble-chasing Italian superpowers after eas...

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Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia ready to make it a Players special

Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia ready to make it a Players special

Garcia's ball glided over the water, took two small bounces, then dropped right inside the pin. Another poor drive kept him from going for the green on the 16th, and after a birdie on the island-green...

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Derek Jeter, a dream fulfilled

A bronze plaque commemorating his career was placed in Monument Park along with his pinstriped No. 2 behind the fence in center field, a foreshadowing of the ceremony anticipated for Jeter at Cooperst...

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte not taking title for granted despite Everton win

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte not taking title for granted despite Everton win

After that it makes it more hard to create really open chances and if they get a little bit more space they are a team who will kill the game. Conte knows it would only take one slip to give Tottenh...

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Man City to offer Zabaleta hero's farewell

Third-bottom Hull City trail Swansea by four points and will be all but relegated if they do not win at Crystal Palace - who are level on points with Swansea - on Sunday. Toure, who has played for ...

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Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

The win earned Sharapova enough points to enter the top 200 of the rankings and earn at least a spot in qualifying for Wimbledon . The result will thus assuage any fears that Sharapova might miss b...

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Broncos' opener to feature first woman National Football League play-by-play announcer in 30 years

Broncos' opener to feature first woman National Football League play-by-play announcer in 30 years

Kansas City Chiefs NFL game in 1987 for NBC Sports. Mowins will likely call the game alongside former Jets and Bills head coach Rex Ryan. Ryan, the former Jets coach who was sacked by the Bills be...

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Fiancee Says She Doubts Aaron Hernandez Killed Self

Fiancee Says She Doubts Aaron Hernandez Killed Self

The former National Football League athlete hanged himself last month in a MA prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder. In new excerpts released Monday morning , Jenkins-Hernande...

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National Hockey League playoff schedule 2017: It's a Game 7 doubleheader

This Washington team can win and after the last four periods of hockey, I'd be insane to think Game 7 will be different. They carried over their stellar play from the third period of Game 5 and imme...

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Toyota investing in flying auto project with takeoff scheduled for next year

Toyota investing in flying auto project with takeoff scheduled for next year

However, even if someone did build a cheap, safe and efficient sky auto, officials would have to figure out how to license them, train pilots and work them into the air traffic control system, among n...

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Police searching for missing Franklin man

Police searching for missing Franklin man

Investigators said Doherty left the bash alone, and never made it back to his home almost a mile away. He was wearing a blue T-shirt with a Nike symbol, black trousers and sneakers, police said. Polic...

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Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

The Cavs and the tire company, founded and headquartered in Akron, Ohio, will formally announce the partnership Monday, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer. "This is a natural fit between two orga...

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Mourinho: Why I Lost Temper With Wenger On Touchline

Mourinho: Why I Lost Temper With Wenger On Touchline

Before they were walking the streets with their heads low."The Arsenal fans are happy and I am happy for them". It's nice for them. I am not enjoying that, honestly. This season United have appeared...

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These Three Spurs Stars Are Jose Mourinho's Top Transfer Targets

These Three Spurs Stars Are Jose Mourinho's Top Transfer Targets

Mourinho's side must beat Ajax in Stockholm later this month to gain a Champions League berth for next season via victory in Europe's secondary club competition. Finals are always fun, and the Europ...

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Madrid Open 2017: Novak Djokovic & Rafael Nadal into third round

The fifth-ranked Nadal will play ninth-seeded David Goffin of Belgium, who cruised to a 6-4, 6-2 win over fifth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada. "I haven't played bad, I played really bad", Nadal...

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