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Man City on course to break Chelsea goal record Man City on course to break Chelsea goal record
- September 30, 2017

After initial tests in Manchester, Benjamin travelled to Barcelona to see Dr Ramon Cugat, a specialist doctor, to establish the extent of the injury. Usually, an ACL injury takes a minimum of nine months to heal which would mean Mendy will miss the entire 2017-18 season as his return to the pitch would realistically be around June 2018. (more...)
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho gets court date in tax-fraud case Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho gets court date in tax-fraud case
- September 30, 2017

Mourinho repeatedly claimed not to know how bad Pogba's injury was as the club continued to assess him in-house, as well as seeking specialist advice. "But with long-term injuries, I don't speak about them, so Ibra, Pogba, [Marcos] Rojo and these players, I don't think about them". "We have to play against everybody home and away and when I look at the fixtures I only look to the period of time we have to recover from match to match", said Mourinho. (more...)
Brewers defeat Reds 4-3 Brewers defeat Reds 4-3
- September 30, 2017

Anderson struck out five over seven innings of three-hit, one-run ball to improve to 12-and-4 for Milwaukee. Junior Guerra will start game two and is 1-4 with a 4.90 ERA and 62 strikeouts this season. Louis' deficit to 2-1. Romano lost to the Boston Red Sox in his last turn when he gave up five runs and five hits in four innings. Luke Weaver will start game two and is 7-2 with a 3.23 ERA and 68 strikeouts this season. (more...)
Didier Deschamps compares Martial to Arsenal ace Lacazette after France snub Didier Deschamps compares Martial to Arsenal ace Lacazette after France snub
- September 30, 2017

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is out injured, with teammate Anthony Martial again snubbed by Deschamps in spite of his good form. The last game at CSKA highlights what he can do. It seems like a pretty weak excuse generally but Martial has also bagged three of his five goals after coming on as a substitute and in the games against West Ham, Everton and Swansea he changed the game when coming on. (more...)
Breaking down the scenario if Yankees-Red Sox tie after 162 Breaking down the scenario if Yankees-Red Sox tie after 162
- September 30, 2017

The Red Sox maintained a three-game lead in the division over the second-place Yankees, who beat Tampa Bay 6-1 on Wednesday night. If the Yankees were to win the final two games of the season and the Red Sox drop two to the Astros, the Yankees would be the AL East champions because they won the series series by taking 11 of 19 games against Boston. (more...)
White House's slow response to aid Puerto Rico a disgrace White House's slow response to aid Puerto Rico a disgrace
- September 30, 2017

MORE: Stars lend personal jets for Puerto Rico hurricane reliefThe first leg of their flight takes them to Miami. Trump administration officials say with most power lines and cell towers down, the lack of electricity and communication has made coordinating help particularly hard. (more...)
Phillies, Mets to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic Phillies, Mets to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

The Phillies are actually a natural selection for this special game, as the franchise has a connection to Williamsport - the Williamsport Crosscutters is the Phillies' Class-A Short Season affiliate, and they play at Historic Bowman Field. A plain wall, or batter's eye, was erected in center field. Hundreds without tickets sat lined on a hill outside the stadium on the third base side. (more...)
Mets and Phillies to face off in 2018 Little League Classic Mets and Phillies to face off in 2018 Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

Pittsburgh beat St. Louis 6-3 before a crowd of 2,596 at Bowman Field on August 20. Once again, participating players, coaches and families of the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series, as well as local Williamsport youth baseball and softball organizations, will fill a significant portion of the capacity at Bowman Field. (more...)
Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August
- September 30, 2017

This year's event in Williamsport was a special experience. On Friday, they announced the date, teams, and location of the second ever Little League Classic: August 19, 2018 , the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets , and Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, Pa. (more...)
Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August
- September 30, 2017

This year's event in Williamsport was a special experience. On Friday, they announced the date, teams, and location of the second ever Little League Classic: August 19, 2018 , the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets , and Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, Pa. (more...)
Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

In 2017, Major League Baseballl held their first Little League Classic game in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It is also the home of Philadelphia's Single-A club, the Williamsport Crosscutters. The event was a huge hit with the Little Leaguers as they got to meet some of the game's biggest stars. "We are pleased to once again have the opportunity to help create these special memories next August", said MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred. (more...)
Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

In 2017, Major League Baseballl held their first Little League Classic game in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It is also the home of Philadelphia's Single-A club, the Williamsport Crosscutters. The event was a huge hit with the Little Leaguers as they got to meet some of the game's biggest stars. "We are pleased to once again have the opportunity to help create these special memories next August", said MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred. (more...)
Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018 Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018
- September 30, 2017

Local youth baseball and softball players, coaches and parents will also be invited. Pittsburgh beat St. Louis 6-3 before a crowd of 2,596 at Bowman Field on August 20. In addition, the Phillies and Mets will attend the Little League World Series games earlier in the day, continuing the tradition of growth for youth baseball around the world. (more...)
Senate unveils budget resolution, roadmap to enact tax reform Senate unveils budget resolution, roadmap to enact tax reform
- September 30, 2017

The budget also contains a provision that could allow the Senate to approve legislation opening up drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. "A pro-growth tax plan will move the US economy forward, and help to produce better jobs and bigger paychecks for every American". (more...)
No. 16 Washington State upsets No.5 USC, 30-27 No. 16 Washington State upsets No.5 USC, 30-27
- September 30, 2017

He did rush for 32 yards and two scores, but fumbled on the final offensive play of the game to seal the victory for the Cougars. USC and Washington State traded the lead back and forth, until the home side began to take control in the second half. (more...)
Major League Baseball creates Willie Mays Award Major League Baseball creates Willie Mays Award
- September 30, 2017

There was no MVP Award for the World Series until the year after Mays' catch, just the Baseball Writers Association of America's Babe Ruth Award, which comes weeks after the World Series ends and finds most baseball watchers in offseason mode. (more...)
Louisville Announces David Padgett As Interim Coach Louisville Announces David Padgett As Interim Coach
- September 30, 2017

Third, as I've previously stated, I had no knowledge of any payments to any recruit or their family. On Tuesday, 10 people tied to a corruption scandal unveiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, including four assistant coaches at four separate Division I programs, were arrested. (more...)
Phillies get another look at Alvarez vs. Mets Phillies get another look at Alvarez vs. Mets
- September 30, 2017

Philadelphia closed out that season with a respectable 37-51 record under Mackanin, and went 71-91 last season in the midst of a rebuild. Mackanin, 66, was in his first full-time managing role after previously serving as an interim manager for the Pirates in 2005 and the Reds in 2007. (more...)
Miami WR Dayall Harris Suspended For 3 Games Miami WR Dayall Harris Suspended For 3 Games
- September 30, 2017

The mood only soured once Duke was immediately, and correctly, called for pass interference on Miami's first play of the ensuing drive. "You want to prove that this is a different Duke team, that this Duke team can handle big challenges, that it can overcome adversity when things don't come our way", center Austin Davis said. (more...)
Huskers roll over IL 28 Huskers roll over IL 28
- September 30, 2017

Stanley Morgan Jr . also had a big night with a career-high eight receptions for 96 yards and a score. Punter Zach Feagles made the highlight reel in a way no specialist wants to by booting a negative one-yard punt (that wasn't blocked) in the third quarter. (more...)