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Theo Epstein Plans To Stay With Cubs Theo Epstein Plans To Stay With Cubs
- Октября 02, 2019

The Cubs' late-season demise will not lead president of baseball operations Theo Epstein to exit the organization, however. "Of course they are". This season, the Cubs were wrought with offensive inconsistencies and one of the worst save percentages in all of baseball, two factors that plagued them down the stretch. (more...)
Brewers vs. Rockies - Game Recap Brewers vs. Rockies - Game Recap
- Октября 02, 2019

However, not only did manager Dave Martinez have to burn ace starter Max Scherzer to begin the game, he also turned to co-ace Stephen Strasburg for 3 innings. That won't happen, of course. As expected, the Brewers relied on closer Josh Hader to see the team to the finish line. The good news is Scherzer was able to strike out a total of 243 batters during the regular season and his last game out was a win over the Philadelphia Phillies in which he threw 6 innings and struck out 10 ... (more...)
Higuain the hero as Juve down Leverkusen 3-0 Higuain the hero as Juve down Leverkusen 3-0
- Октября 02, 2019

Juventus , Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Atletico Madrid were all winners by a combined score of 8-0. Only one more goal between them than Bayern Munich by itself , but still. The Germans suffered a awful loss at home against Lokomotiv Moscow and are already in a dire place. Thomas Partey netted the second goal for Diego Simeone's men in Russian Federation. (more...)
Lampard slams Federation Internationale de Football Association for handing Leeds and Bielsa Fair Play award Lampard slams Federation Internationale de Football Association for handing Leeds and Bielsa Fair Play award
- Октября 02, 2019

Asked if he choked on his breakfast cereal when he heard the news, Lampard replied: "I did smile". "We knew who we were playing and we talked about this as a big opportunity. "I think we definitely deserved one goal and I'm disappointed that we didn't take any of these chances". The Baggies went top of the pile with a solid win over Queens Park Rangers at the weekend, a result which maintained their unbeaten start to the season, but the head of the division is tightly packed so they need ... (more...)
Shaq Drops Damian Lillard Diss Track After Guard's Podcast Comments Shaq Drops Damian Lillard Diss Track After Guard's Podcast Comments
- Октября 02, 2019

The track followed Shaq's Dame diss , which the former Los Angeles Laker released on Instagram last Thursday (Sept. 26). The 15-time All-Star big man did not take too well to what he considered to be extremely disrespectful from the Blazers guard, and Shaq had to come out of retirement - in the rap game, at least - to release his diss track against Dame. (more...)
Rutgers’ Chris Ash is first FBS coach fired in 2019 Rutgers’ Chris Ash is first FBS coach fired in 2019
- Октября 02, 2019

While he navigated Rutgers through a two-year NCAA probation that ended last, Ash couldn't turn around the Scarlet Knights' fortunes on the field. He coached Rutgers to a 3-26 mark in Big Ten play, including three winless campaigns (0-9 in 2016 and "18 and 0-2 in 2019)". (more...)
Avalanche makes Mikko Rantanen highest-paid player with new deal Avalanche makes Mikko Rantanen highest-paid player with new deal
- Октября 01, 2019

And it just so happens both sides struck common ground days before the season opener Thursday against the Calgary Flames at the Pepsi. MacKinnon signed his seven-year, $44.1 million on July eight, 2016, after coming off a 52-point, 16-goal season. (more...)
Korean Tour's money leader suspended three years (!) for flipping the bird Korean Tour's money leader suspended three years (!) for flipping the bird
- Октября 01, 2019

Bio Kim received a three-year suspension from the Korean Tour on Tuesday for making an obscene gesture toward the crowd, according to Golf Channel's Ryan Lavner . He apologized for the incident, but the Korean Tour brought the hammer, unanimously voting to suspend Kim for three years. Kim has been playing professional golf for a long time and even rose into the top 200 in the world back in 2012. (more...)
Bears QB not expected to miss remainder of season, Matt Nagy says Bears QB not expected to miss remainder of season, Matt Nagy says
- Октября 01, 2019

Yet the Georgia product did not suit up, and instead watched the game from the sidelines in street clothes. "I'm just going to completely keep it at that". On every occasion - 12 to be exact, according to ESPN's Jeff Dickerson - Nagy declined to provide any clarity to the situation. Smith was supposed to attend an event at Maine East High School in Park Ridge, Illinois on Monday night with teammates Prince Amukamara, Roy Robertson-Harris and Javon Wims, but pulled out. (more...)
FNC's Napolitano on Biden-Ukraine Story: Prosecutors Say ‘There's No There There’ FNC's Napolitano on Biden-Ukraine Story: Prosecutors Say ‘There's No There There’
- Октября 01, 2019

Pompeo also suggested that officials now employed at the State Department would not be testifying, despite the scheduled depositions. Pompeo also wrote a letter to chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. No pressure at all (as confirmed by Ukrainian Pres.). "There's a lot of talk about Biden's son, that Biden stopped the prosecution and a lot of people want to find out about that so whatever you can do with the Attorney General would be great". (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne sidelined with a groin injury Kevin De Bruyne sidelined with a groin injury
- Октября 01, 2019

The Premier League champions had some shaky moments defensively at Goodison Park but emerged 3-1 winners to keep the gap to Liverpool at five points. "All I can do is say to our fans 'come to join us and support us, these guys deserve it". " Barcelona is my club in my heart and 1992 was the first one and Barcelona was born a long time ago. (more...)
Rohit begins life as Test opener, Saha in for Pant Rohit begins life as Test opener, Saha in for Pant
- Октября 01, 2019

The men in blue started their campaign in the World Test Championship with a win over the West Indies in the Caribbean earlier this year, and with a 2-0 win in two-match series, are now sitting on the top position with 120 points. We will know after he comes back from the United Kingdom", a senior BCCI official said as quoted by Times of India . Kohli's India registered their 10th home series win with a 2-0 sweep over the West Indies past year. (more...)
Seventeen years since Real Madrid last hosted Belgian opposition Seventeen years since Real Madrid last hosted Belgian opposition
- Октября 01, 2019

Hazard suffered a thigh muscle injury that delayed his start to the season and has slowed his adaptation. The most significant stat is that of dribbling: 12 dribbles attempted (eight successfully) in four games. Upbeat fans have taken to Twitter to plead with Brugge's admin to play Tau against Zinedine Zidane's men and feel the pint-sized star could be just what they need if they were to pull off a shock win against Los Blancos . (more...)
Sule considered Premier League move before choosing Bayern Sule considered Premier League move before choosing Bayern
- Октября 01, 2019

Tottenham drew their opening Group B game with Olympiakos this month. This is why in football it is not how you start. Mauricio Pochettino's side will be playing at home and on paper should also be able to get the better of their opponents considering that they reached the final of the competition last season. (more...)
Steelers add tight end from Seattle Steelers add tight end from Seattle
- Октября 01, 2019

The Bengals versus Pittsburgh Steelers rivalry on Monday also will be missing one of the staples from numerous matchups over the past 15 years, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger . Vannett, 26, has four catches for 38 yards and a touchdown this season. Vannett has been the Seahawks' backup to Will Dissly , who is now the only true tight end on the 53-man roster. (more...)
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays, 9/27/19 Prediction & Odds Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays, 9/27/19 Prediction & Odds
- Октября 01, 2019

Sheffield labored through five innings in the final start of his first season with the organization, but limited the A's to only Semien's homer. "I've been trying to get that off there for a while". Could the Blue Jays find a better way to use his talents, and maybe even get him to focus his energy more on his hitting? He said before the game there was "no pain at all". (more...)
Annemiek van Vleuten becomes World Champion in Yorkshire Annemiek van Vleuten becomes World Champion in Yorkshire
- Октября 01, 2019

In a triumph for the Dutch squad, the defending champion Anna van der Breggen took the silver medal 2min 15sec behind, with the main peloton finishing nearly six minutes back. The fairytale story for Lizzie Deignan was not to be as she chased her second rainbow jersey on home roads in Yorkshire. Dygert was firmly in the action here too, and it was her attacks on the first of three laps of the 14km finishing circuit that left Deignan behind as the eight-strong group which had set off after ... (more...)
Raptors, Siakam have begun extension talks Raptors, Siakam have begun extension talks
- Октября 01, 2019

The two-time Finals MVP opted to go home and pair up with Paul George with the Los Angeles Clippers . "Very different, I think past year when we did this press conference I was sitting with Kawhi and Danny and I'm sitting all alone now", said team President Masai Ujiri , drawing laughs. (more...)
Connecticut Sun to face Washington Mystics in WNBA Finals Connecticut Sun to face Washington Mystics in WNBA Finals
- Октября 01, 2019

While the Mystics led from the get-go and built a 17-point lead with 5:33 remaining in the third quarter, the Sun went on a 22-10 run at the end of the third and into the fourth, with a basket from Morgan Tuck pulling CT within four with 6:37 left in the game. (more...)
3 players looking to impress in pre-season finale 3 players looking to impress in pre-season finale
- Октября 01, 2019

Matthews kept his legal issue from the team for almost four months - Dubas found out on Twitter - and has taken ownership of his handling of the incident's aftermath, but the player has also been forced to answer a number of uncomfortable questions unrelated to hockey. (more...)