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Author: 0 Masahiro Tanaka Intensified An Existential Crisis For The Red Sox Offense

Ben Zobrist would tack on one more in the top of the ninth, homering off Fernando Abad over the Green Monster to give the Cubs some added insurance. They'd come back in the third with another thanks to a leadoff triple from Xander Bogaerts on an encouraging swing that launched the ball off the wall in right field.

Author: 0 Ferrari Locks Out Front Row for the First Time Since 2008

Mercedes already did just this, albeit somewhat clumsily, at the last race in Bahrain, twice asking Valtteri Bottas to let Lewis Hamilton through. "If you have a rhythm here it feels fantastic", said Vettel, who has won the last nine races at which he started from pole position.

Sport Watch SRH vs KKR live IPL 10 match on Hotstar
Author: 0 Watch SRH vs KKR live IPL 10 match on Hotstar

KKR Captain Gautam Gambhir is a fighter and literally, it is none other than his consistency which helped KKR to wins consecutively matches in this season . Kolkata Knight Riders have scored at a rate of 9.31 this season , the highest so far. Both the teams have played three matches against each other at this venue and KKR have won twice.

Sport Blues move closer to Premier League title
Author: 0 Blues move closer to Premier League title

Diego Costa ended a seven-game goal drought in style to help Chelsea open up a seven-point lead in the Premier League with a 4-2 victory over Southampton on Tuesday. The visitors fought back in the 24th minute when Manolo Gabbiadini fired a 30-yard-shot which Thibaut Courtois parried before Oriol Romeu tapped in the equalizer.

Author: 0 No controversy for Broncos, Joe Mixon goes to Bengals

Jordan Evans has been selected in the 6th Round (193rd overall) by the Cincinnati Bengals! Mixon was reinstated in 2015 and was the Sooners' leading rusher in 2016 with 1,274 yards and 10 touchdowns. Schaffer goes back with the Bengals 26 drafts, when they took Colorado pass rusher Alfred Williams in the first round. And I think that that is ...

Author: 0 Bears Draft TE Adam Shaheen With 2nd-Round Pick

Safety is in the Browns' plans as well, but that versatility is part of the intriguing Peppers package. Considered the best player in the 2017 NFL Draft by many experts, as well as the Browns' front office, Garrett wants to become a top-tier player in the National Football League.

Author: 0 Birmingham City: Harry Redknapp says four points enough to stay in Championship

Their 2-0 loss to Burton left them 20th in the Championship table, just three points above the relegation places with three games remaining. He got the best out of them. It is a good club. 'It is not that I like quitting, but Birmingham deserves better. "If I can get them going and get a bit of belief back in and pick up a win or whatever we need to stay up, that's all I can do".

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp hits back at Jose Mourinho's 'unfair fight' complaint

We want to (qualify for Champions League ). "He was on the bench last week because we thought he deserved it and we could use him in the right moment". "'Hendo' is not on the pitch so far and there's nothing new to say about [him]". "We'll see how he is but it's the best news we could get". Liverpool will be desperate for the three points when they travel to Vicarage Road and play Watford on Monday night.

Author: 0 Ducks vs. Oilers live stream, Game 2

He has been sidelined by an upper-body injury since Game 2 against the Flames, and was a late scratch for Game 2 against the Oilers. We get a goal off of it and then obviously their push to get back in the game. Ryan Getzlaf opened the scoring with a powerplay goal 37 seconds into the second period. Then in the third, all hell broke loose. Larsson finished with two goals and an assist.

Sport Roger Goodell: NFL Sees No Benefits Of Medical Marijuana
Author: 0 Roger Goodell: NFL Sees No Benefits Of Medical Marijuana

In 2007, JaMarcus Russell was the No. 1 pick, while LaRon Landry was 6 overall. In today's National Football League, where the margin between victory and defeat often comes down to split seconds in the timing of a route or in the time it takes to get to the passer, Ross and Jackson will help their respective teams more than fans might realize.

Author: 0 Murray shakes off Ramos-Vinolas to reach Barcelona semis

This was Thiem's first win over Murray in three attempts, but both of their previous two contests had gone to three sets and this was another scrap. Third seed Nadal, fresh from a 10th Monte Carlo triumph at the weekend, next faces South Korean qualifier Chung Hyeon who stunned German eighth seed Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-4.

Author: 0 Thiem shocks No. 1 Murray in Barcelona Open semifinals

It was at the Monte-Carlo Masters last week that the 29-year-old Spaniard, who only won his first career title last year, beat Murray from 0-4 down in the third set and reached his first Masters final and also a career-high ranking of 19.

Author: 0 Vettel pips Raikkonen to Russian pole

The front-row lockout is Ferrari's first since 2008 and only the second time Vettel has put the Prancing Horse on pole since moving to the team two years ago. "It is always trying to give an equal chance to both drivers, but the last three years the gap to the second quickest team has been bigger, so now every single detail can cost points".

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain GP, Hamilton comes second

Bottas now sits third in the F1 world drivers' championship but already 30 points off of leader Vettel after three races. Mercedes-AMG new recruit Valtteri Bottas says he is feeling confident after Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix , despite issues with tyre pressure dashing his hopes of F1 victory.

Author: 0 Whew! Raptors blow 25-point lead, but beat Bucks 92-89

If the Raptors want to advance to the conference finals, as they did last season, they will need to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, who eliminated Toronto 4-2 a year ago. "We got to the stripe and we just couldn't capitalize on that". Mills had 10 points including two three-pointers, while the Spurs' forward Kawhi Leonard proved why he is an NBA MVP candidate with 29 points, nine rebounds and four assists.

Sport Allen takes playoff success in stride — Blues notebook
Author: 0 Allen takes playoff success in stride — Blues notebook

We saw in Game 3, though, that totals don't mean anything. So ends a storybook season for the Wild that featured the most points in franchise history (106) in Year 1 of the Bruce Boudreau era. "We just couldn't match their pace at the beginning (of the game)". Minnesota answered before the end of the first on a power play when Suter's blast from the top of the left circle beat Allen on the stick side.

Author: 0 Manchester City can drive home edge over United - Toure

United have had a good month, progressing to the semi-final of the Europa League , where they will face Celta Vigo on Thursday. Manchester United need to win and would go up to third in the Premier League table if they can bag all three points.

Author: 0 Did John Ross Deserve to Be Drafted So High?

The Bengals split time in the backfield between Jeremy Hill and Giovani Bernard last season. They also are quick to note, however, the obvious elephant that has been in most National Football League draft rooms in recent months and has created a giant cloud of uncertainty over his draft value.

Sport NFL Draft 2017: Eddie Jackson drafted by Chicago Bears
Author: 0 NFL Draft 2017: Eddie Jackson drafted by Chicago Bears

Jackson starred as a junior, starting all 15 games and making 46 tackles, six interceptions with 230 interception-return yards. Some do have concern as to whether the Alabama front seven enhanced some of his play, and that could be true, but that'd wholly discount what Jackson brings to the table as a lightning quick player with ball hawk skills.

Author: 0 Anthony Joshua willing to fight Tyson Fury, anyone

Both men had to dig deep and both looked close to exhaustion before the 27-year-old Joshua's youth, fitness and sheer power took over in a penultimate round that sent the huge crowd into ecstasy as two barrages sent Klitschko down. He clinched in with two further knockdowns of his own and forced referee David Fields to intervene with Klitschko unable to defend himself from another heavy barrage.

Author: 0 Kyrie Irving almost makes Lance Stephenson face-plant with crossover

Never mind the blown fourth-quarter leads. The Pacers' star was trying to cover Kyrie Irving , 25, but that's a task that's easier said than done. That was once again evident on Monday against the Pacers. It reminded me of former Cavaliers coach Mike Brown putting Delonte West on Hedo Turkoglu . "We don't get the respect that these guys deserve because Mike Conley doesn't go insane, he has class and he just plays the game", Fizdale said.

Sport British boxing star Joshua stops Klitschko
Author: 0 British boxing star Joshua stops Klitschko

With the fight up for grabs after the 10th round, Joshua did exactly what Tony Bellew, the current WBC cruiserweight titleholder and himself a very colorful ringside commentator, said that Klitschko was ready to be taken and Joshua got his second wind and should take over the fight.

Author: 0 Middlesbrough vs. Manchester City, Premier League 2017 live stream

Steve Agnew's men come into this match on the back of a hard-fought 1-0 win over Sunderland on Wednesday. The home side have fitness doubts over Daniel Ayala (ankle), Victor Valdes (ribs) and Grant Leadbitter (hamstring), with all three expected to have late tests.

Sport Murray sent packing by Thiem in Barcelona semi-final
Author: 0 Murray sent packing by Thiem in Barcelona semi-final

Sir Andy Murray is through to the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open after a tense victory over Albert Ramos-Vinolas. Murray will next face fourth-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria, who defeated lucky loser Yuichi Sugita of Japan 6-1, 6-2.

Sport Vandoorne receives 15-place grid penalty
Author: 0 Vandoorne receives 15-place grid penalty

Last year, Alonso finished the Russian Grand Prix sixth after making up eight positions on the first lap, but he does not think the same will be possible on Sunday. "We had some engine problems again during practice one - MGU-K related - so it just meant we had to replace the engine and we're going to have a 15-place grid penalty this weekend", he said.

Sport Antonio Conte: My heart will always be in Italy
Author: 0 Antonio Conte: My heart will always be in Italy

The Italian tactician was hosted in an Italian comedy show " Emigratis " where comedian duo Pio and Amedeo tend to interview famous Italian emigres and ask them for food and shelter. Conte has put new Chelsea talks on hold and according to various reports in Italy and England he will only discuss the terms of a contract extension at the end of the season , possibly after winning one or two trophies with the Blues.

Author: 0 Bailly was set for City before Mou called

A serious knee injury to Ibrahimovic saw Rooney handed a rare start at Burnley on Sunday and the 31-year-old repaid manager Jose Mourinho's faith with the second goal in a 2-0 victory. Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has said what he has learnt from Zlatan Ibrahimovic this season has been "irreplaceable". "The qualities a striker needs now are different to what they used to be".

Author: 0 Andy Murray losses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals

It was at the Monte-Carlo Masters last week that the 29-year-old Spaniard, who only won his first career title last year, beat Murray from 0-4 down in the third set and reached his first Masters final and also a career-high ranking of 19.

Sport NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys select Ryan Switzer
Author: 0 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys select Ryan Switzer

Switzer was also a great punt returner, returning 16 punts for 106 yards. The Cowboys have finally added a weapon on offense. "I'm the best returner in the draft", he said, per Scout . The Dallas Morning News shared the transcript of the call Switzer had with media after being picked by the Cowboys. He brings a lot of playmaking ability and reliability to a wide receiver room that has been inconsistent in both aspects over the last couple of years.

Sport British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko
Author: 0 British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko

Wladimir Klitschko will take time to consider his future in boxing but revealed he will only fight again for a rematch with Anthony Joshua . The veteran had even looked the more likely victor as he defied a 14-year age gap and was outboxing Joshua in the latter stages until the Briton produced a blistering finish to take his unbeaten record to 19 wins.

Sport Josh Dobbs Drafted by Steelers; Top Twitter Takes to 4th-Round Pick
Author: 0 Josh Dobbs Drafted by Steelers; Top Twitter Takes to 4th-Round Pick

God works in mysterious ways and we'll see what else he has in store for me". Some are already of the opinion, however, that Dobbs will quickly overtake the top backup spot in Pittsburgh and make Jones expendable. The two also played against each other in fourth grade. Look, I totally get it that fans don't like this pick because it's a quarterback in the fourth round again, but Joshua Dobbs is a guy that I - among many - are very high on.

Author: 0 Gujarat Lions aim to keep winning momentum vs Mumbai Indians

But medium fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah kept his composure and allowed Lions' Aaron Finch and Brendon McCullum a total of only six runs to earn Mumbai its seventh win in the tournament . Krunal Pandya picked up three wickets for Mumbai. Bumrah, bowling his first-ever super over , gave away just 6 runs to help his side gain a memorable win at Rajkot.

Sport Seven most shocking development from Day 2 of NFL Draft
Author: 0 Seven most shocking development from Day 2 of NFL Draft

Melifonwu, 23, who moved to America aged three, was considered a fringe first-round prospect and should be selected on Friday when the second round begins, while fellow Londoner Jermaine Eluemunor could also be a day two pick. 28 to the Dallas Cowboys. The Browns' pick of Peppers as their second pick in the first round raised some eyebrows, since he was thought of as a lower pick.

Sport Bears select Adam Shaheen in 2nd round
Author: 0 Bears select Adam Shaheen in 2nd round

They also got Arizona's fourth-rounder and sixth-rounder this year, as well as a fourth-round pick next year, after giving up three picks on Thursday to move up one spot to draft Trubisky at No. NFL Network's Michael Silver added that the 49ers were not going to take Trubisky themselves. Lynch had been shopping the No. 2 overall pick in trade scenarios in recent weeks.

Author: 0 LeBron James is the king of consistency in the First Round

It was the much maligned bench unit surrounding a legendary performance by James that propelled the Cavaliers to a four-game sweep of the seven-seed Indiana Pacers. Entering Game 4 , Cleveland had beaten IN six consecutive times, scoring at least 109 points IN each of those six victories, which includes three regular-season games.

Author: 0 Leaked Trump draft order blames NAFTA for wealth transfer from US

Later, we learned that President Trump has made a decision to negotiate rather than terminate, as we heard in news reports . USA dairy sector and state agriculture officials urged President Trump to take immediate action against Canada's perceived disregard for its trade obligations under the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Sport Jurgen Klopp talks Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona transfer
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp talks Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona transfer

Liverpool eventually broke the deadlock in the 46th minute thanks to Firmino who headed in James Milner's free-kick. As in last weekend's win at Stoke City, the Belgian made a pivotal save - foiling Matt Phillips in a one-on-one with ten minutes remaining - and also stood tall in the face of a late aerial barrage by Albion.

Author: 0 Wall and Beal catch fire as Wizards take 2-0 series lead

Paul Millsap says he is determined not to let Markieff Morris get in his head, but his comments indicate he might have already failed. The Wizards rode the back of their All-Star Point Guard John Wall to win 114-107 in that contest. Gortat and Morris really stepped up in this first game of the playoffs. Scoring droughts and minor injuries are going to happen in that environment.

Author: 0 Serena Williams reveals she is 20 weeks pregnant with first child

Williams, 35, previously announced in December that she was engaged to Alexis Ohanian , the co-founder of Reddit . Williams, who is now ranked number 2 in the world, has not played in a tournament since she won Australia. Now it is confirmed officially that Serena Williams pregnant now. We are very unlikely to see Serena compete in another Grand Slam before the French Open of 2018.

Sport Sharapova's winning return ends in SF defeat to Mladenovic
Author: 0 Sharapova's winning return ends in SF defeat to Mladenovic

That trend continued as she took the first set easily against her unseeded opponent and when Sharapova broke right at the start of the second, a comfortable victory and a place in the final seemed an inevitability. Asked by the media about the comments, Sharapova said: "I don't have anything to say - I am way above that". On 5-4 30-30 Sharapova didn't hit a volley victor she had to, and then on the match point Kiki closed it with a victor, which allows her to reach her eighth career final .

Author: 0 Conte looking to make Chelsea impenetrable again

As the Blues prepare for the potentially decisive trip to Everton this weekend, Conte admits the Belgian playmaker could yet leave Stamford Bridge in the close of season, Goal writes. " Everton " to the last tried to jump into the top four Premier League teams, but poor form of exit "butterscotch" did not allow them to do so. This season, he improved a lot, not only on the pitch but also, I think, he's becoming stronger.

Author: 0 We've let him down: Ramsey wants FA Cup win to repay Wenger

Sanchez scored a second FA Cup semi-final victor in three seasons on Sunday as his extra-time goal saw Arsenal past Manchester City . "That's why I'm happy". "He will be here next year because he has a contract and hopefully we will manage to extend him". One day I will leave anyway so the most important [is that] Arsenal will always be a great club that everyone admires.

Sport Erik Karlsson Wins Game 1 On Freakishly Lucky Goal
Author: 0 Erik Karlsson Wins Game 1 On Freakishly Lucky Goal

The Senators have rallied around Anderson all season long and will continue to play strong in front of him. In Edmonton, you can't find a ticket. Much has changed since the last time the Ottawa Senators reached the second round of the National Hockey League playoffs.

Author: 0 Lady Gaga Talks Mental Illness With Prince William

Sharing your problems can "halve them ", he said. Prince William on his end expressed to Lady Gaga that people can speak up to friends or members of the family. "It's really exciting for all of us to be part of that, I think", Harry says in the video. " William always said to me "you've got to sit down and think about those memories" but, for me, it was "don't want to think about it".

Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas Switches Sneakers at Halftime, Leads Celtics to Game 5 Win

Dwight Howard was a no-show for the Hawks who only scored five points on the night. After dropping the first two games at home, the Celtics are now in a position to close the series on the road in Game 6. The point guard has been declared out by Chicago ahead of their must-win game. NEED TO KNOW: After being thoroughly outplayed in Games 1 and 2, the Celtics have started to resemble the team that outfought Cleveland down the stretch for the East's No.

Author: 0 Raiders acquire Marshawn Lynch in trade with Seahawks

The contract is not yet official, as it will require Lynch to pass a physical. The Raiders need a definite answer from Lynch so the team will have enough time to arrange a trade with the Seahawks. It's far from a guarantee Lynch plays more than one year for the Raiders. The Raiders and Lynch had agreed to a two-year contract. Oakland has two solid running backs on the roster (Jalen Richard, DeAndre Washington ), there are plenty of backs still available as free agents ( Adrian Peterson , ...

Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Morning start at Fenway, Ichiro back in Seattle

Although Kyle Seager was hitless tonight , he entered the game on a five-game hitting streak. It was Volquez's first loss against Seattle , as he previously was 5-0 in eight appearances against Seattle , including seven starts. Suzuki was honoured before the game for getting his 3,000th hit last season, then got another ovation before his first at-bat in the third inning. Astros 5, Angels 1: Dallas Keuchel threw seven solid innings, Josh Reddick finished a single shy of the cycle and ...

Author: 0 Highlights of Sunday's National Basketball Association games

Irving continued to be te No. 2 option of the Cavaliers in the offense while Kevin Love scored only five points but with 16 rebounds. The Pacers' season will be defined by consistent inconsistency, overall dysfunction, the looming cloud of Paul George's future with the team, and serves as the latest chapter that the franchise can't get past LeBron James.