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Sports Darvish solid in Dodgers debut, shuts out Mets
Author: 0 Darvish solid in Dodgers debut, shuts out Mets

Said Turner: "Everyone knows what the goal is". The Dodgers eye a 43rd victory in their last 50 contests when they continue their three-game series Saturday in NY. has taken two of the first three games against NY in its weekend series and will look to complete the sweep Sunday night. Turner sent a solo drive to center off Sewald in the eighth, and Seager added a two-run homer into the second deck in right field against Fernando Salas in the ninth.

Sports Brewers' Shaw injured by throw
Author: 0 Brewers' Shaw injured by throw

Third baseman Travis Shaw was taken out of Saturday's game. Pregame coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. He tossed seven shut out innings, only allowed one hit, and recorded two strike outs. He is considered day-to-day with a neck contusion. He finished 1-for-1 with a steal and was replaced by Hernan Perez . Lucas Duda's single to center with one out in the sixth was...

Sports OSN launch free-to-air channel dedicated to Mayweather and McGregor
Author: 0 OSN launch free-to-air channel dedicated to Mayweather and McGregor

Malignaggi wished McGregor well for the rest of the camp, but vowed to air his full version of events when the time is right. Paul Malignaggi is a former two-weight boxing world champion. Malignaggi says it has become a fiasco and it's a circus. McGregor wants to KO Mayweather inside four rounds saying "I'll do him early". The UFC's PI (Ultimate Fighting Championship's Performance Institute) definitely has that video.

Sports Arsenal vs Chelsea: Per Mertesacker injury adds to Arsene Wenger defensive problems
Author: 0 Arsenal vs Chelsea: Per Mertesacker injury adds to Arsene Wenger defensive problems

Morata to score first 4/1: Morata will be desperate to impress following his big-money move from Madrid and the Spaniard is a top class striker. He is a guy who loves football. Chelsea go into the game after a run of three defeats in the Community Shield , with the last one in 2015 coming against Arsenal , who won 1-0 through Alex Oxlade Chamberlain's first-half goal .

Sports Alexis will stay at Arsenal: Wenger
Author: 0 Alexis will stay at Arsenal: Wenger

The new City recruit has spoken of the massive potential of his former team-mate and how big an impact he would make in the Premier League . Per Smith, City, Barcelona , Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid have been linked with swoops for the forward.

Sports Cute: Serena Williams had a '50s-inspired baby shower
Author: 0 Cute: Serena Williams had a '50s-inspired baby shower

She got into the spirit wearing a red bandana and wore a yellow poodle skirt and black and white saddle shoes. They have yet to find out whether they're having a boy or girl, but Ohanian revealed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! that the couple has a "hunch" that Williams will deliver a baby girl.

Sports Muguruza crashes out to Keys
Author: 0 Muguruza crashes out to Keys

After converting on a third match point, Bellis put her left hand to her ear, enticing the crowd to get even louder. Bellis and Kvitova brought two of the most compelling stories into the tournament this year. The Czech only managed to win three points at the net despite moving up to the net for a total of 14 times, and Bellis was just too good overall. "Ana is such a powerful player and super young, I knew I had to be concentrated".

Sports Antonio Conte sends message to Chelsea board about summer signings
Author: 0 Antonio Conte sends message to Chelsea board about summer signings

Souness, the former Scotland global turned TV broadcaster, has said that the centre-forward could destroy Conte's hopes of retaining the Premier League title if they don't sell him within the next few months. "It is very important to improve our squad". We are trying to find the right alternative. Victor Moses and Marcos Alonso played the majority of last season without much back-up options but Sandro was considered one of Chelsea's main targets.

Sports Rams legend Kurt Warner inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Rams legend Kurt Warner inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

Stellar running backs in league MVP LaDanian Tomlinson and two-time Super Bowl champ Terrell Davis. A few months later, both were hoisting the Lombardi Trophy and Warner was the Super Bowl MVP. Warner persevered in the Arena league, leading the Iowa Barnstormers to two championship game appearances. The quarterback who went from grocery store worker to winning two NFL MVP awards and one league title, reinvigorating two moribund franchises along the way, was inducted into the shrine ...

Sports Mariners put Felix Hernandez on DL, recall Gonzalez
Author: 0 Mariners put Felix Hernandez on DL, recall Gonzalez

The move is retroactive to August 2. Gonzales, a 25-year-old southpaw, was set to start Saturday's game after being recalled from Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday morning. In 13 combined starts with AAA Memphis (St. Louis) and Tacoma, he is 8-4 with a 3.14 ERA. RHP Erasmo Ramirez will start the second game. He made 3 rehab starts with AAA Tacoma, going 2-0 with a 4.15 ERA (6 ER, 13.0 IP) with 16 strikeouts and 3 walks.

Sports Malcolm Smith Suffers Potentially Serious Chest Injury at 49ers Training Camp
Author: 0 Malcolm Smith Suffers Potentially Serious Chest Injury at 49ers Training Camp

Garnett started 11 games during his rookie season and was projected to be the team's starting left guard in 2017. He rejoined new coordinator Robert Saleh, who was an assistant on the Seahawks' title team. The 49ers traded back into the first round to take Foster and said he was one of the top-three players on their draft board. Foster ascended to work with the second team this week after missing team drills throughout the spring while recovering on surgery to fix a torn rotator cuff in his ...

Sports Marc Marquez pads overall lead with Czech Grand Prix win
Author: 0 Marc Marquez pads overall lead with Czech Grand Prix win

Dani Pedrosa was second nearly 13 seconds back ahead of Maverick Vinales in third and nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi in fourth. Thanks to that, Marquez lost his lead immediately after the race start and dropped out of the top ten in no time.

Sports Jurgen Klopp sends open message to Liverpool fans about Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp sends open message to Liverpool fans about Philippe Coutinho

It had been reported that the now world's most expensive player had wanted Coutinho to join him at PSG, but he has instead opted to replace his good friend - who he has played with for Brazil since they were 14 - at Barcelona. Alberto Moreno is 100% back, which is very nice after a really hard year. He, of course, still has to adapt because he's not here too long, but you can already see what a threat he is going to be offensively.

Sports Spanish motorcycling legend Angel Nieto dies at 70
Author: 0 Spanish motorcycling legend Angel Nieto dies at 70

Spanish motorcycling legend Ángel Nieto died on Thursday aged 70 after losing his battle to overcome serious head injuries suffered in a quad bike crash eight days ago in Ibiza. The Spanish legend won 90-grands prix in the former 50cc, 80cc and 125cc classes between 1964 and 1986, with his heroic victory in the 125cc world championship in front of a delirious home crowd at Jarama almost single-handedly turning motorcycle racing into a mainstream sport in Spain .

Author: 0 'Business as usual' for Arsenal as Sanchez prepares for Wembley

Sanchez had been given extra time off after playing in the Confederations Cup and, alongside defender Shkodran Mustafi, has only recent resumed training with the club. "The transparency of society is very pushy, but we have to resist a little bit, as much as we can". " The frame of mind of a football player is quite easy - once you go out and play you enjoy the game".

Sports Has Gareth Bale been a success at Real Madrid?
Author: 0 Has Gareth Bale been a success at Real Madrid?

That was a hammer blow to Roma, who had put aside around £30m to sign Mahrez, and according to Italian rag Corriere dello Sport they now have identified Mata as their new target. The Spanish and European champions were reported to be readying a mega-money bid to sign teenage Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe and there were suggestions that Bale would be sold to finance the move.

Sports Neymar introduced by PSG, fans go insane welcoming him
Author: 0 Neymar introduced by PSG, fans go insane welcoming him

Speaking to the press for the first time since Neymar paid his 222 million Euro buyout clause, Valverde, who only took over at the Camp Nou at the start of the summer, said "we would have liked for him to stay", reports Xinhua news agency .

Sports Arsenal Target Ousmane Dembele Can't Hide Barcelona Admiration
Author: 0 Arsenal Target Ousmane Dembele Can't Hide Barcelona Admiration

We've been strongly linked with Thomas Lemar in recent weeks but Monaco are proving hard to deal with as they look to keep the remains of their title-winning squad together so perhaps Wenger has turned to Dembele as an alternative. Mundo Deportivo are reporting that Arsene Wenger also attempted to bring the star who has only been with the German giants for one season to the Premier League.

Sports Bayern beats Dortmund on penalties to win German Supercup
Author: 0 Bayern beats Dortmund on penalties to win German Supercup

The German Super Cup is the traditional curtain-raiser to the Bundesliga season, played between the champions and the German Cup winners. Christian Pulisic had fired Dortmund into an early lead but Robert Lewandowski equalized against his former club shortly afterward.

Sports Vandeweghe Powers Past Bellis Into Stanford Final
Author: 0 Vandeweghe Powers Past Bellis Into Stanford Final

The crowd came alive behind the Atherton-raised Bellis when she broke serve to trail 5-3 in the first set, lacing a pure backhand victor to close out the game. Vandeweghe, now No. 24, has yet to lose a set in this tournament. "I'm super happy that I'm. through to the semifinals, and I'm pretty happy with the match".

Sports Liverpool to face Hoffenheim in Champions League play-off
Author: 0 Liverpool to face Hoffenheim in Champions League play-off

Liverpool concluded their preseason schedule with a convincing 3-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao on Saturday evening. Solanke has met and exceeded expectations to offer more than just "a little rush with his development" and it would be unsurprising to see him as a fixture in the senior side.

Sports Liverpool and Chelsea target Van Dijk should be pushing for transfer - Advocaat
Author: 0 Liverpool and Chelsea target Van Dijk should be pushing for transfer - Advocaat

The report says Liverpool believe they can still sign hin but that belief isn't shared elsewhere and there is more chance of him staying at Southampton than moving to Anfield. "'You can condemn it (Van Dijk's actions), but come on, if you can earn five times as much at a top English club then I understand that", the Daily Mirror quote him as saying.

Author: 0 Abbasi inducts 44 ministers, Khawaja Asif is new Foreign Minister

The new foreign minister had previously held a largely ceremonial role, but a ministership is altogether different. "Sharif fears Shehbaz will take control of the party once he becomes premier and will also hand over Punjab province to his son Hamza", he said.

Sports Slick Crusaders march to eighth Super Rugby title
Author: 0 Slick Crusaders march to eighth Super Rugby title

Flanker Kwagga Smith was sent off by referee Jaco Peyper, for unsafe play on Crusaders full-back David Havili . He chased a high ball with visiting fullback David Havili, but barged into the latter while he was in the air, causing a risky fall.

Sports Sandoval returns, immediately gets put in heart of Giants lineup
Author: 0 Sandoval returns, immediately gets put in heart of Giants lineup

He had hit at the bottom of the order for the Sox this year until they released him on July 19, swallowing nearly $50 million in his remaining contract to shed him from their roster. "It wasn't always a strike, but he had that ability to expand the strike zone". Hunter Pence homered, Nick Hundley had three hits and Pablo Sandoval doubled in three at-bats to celebrate his return to the Giants .

Sports Dolphins' Taylor Inducted Into Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Dolphins' Taylor Inducted Into Pro Football Hall of Fame

A soccer and team handball player back home in Denmark, he delivered an often hilarious speech emphasizing how odd the adjustment to kicking a ball that was not round could be. "Others say he didn't play long enough, I don't believe that". The " SNF " on-air team of Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth and Michele Tafoya joined executive producer Fred Gaudelli and director Drew Esocoff at the debut of a new NBC " Sunday Night Football " display in the interactive exhibit gallery at the Pro ...

Sports Nationals aim to stay focused in bid for series win vs. Cubs
Author: 0 Nationals aim to stay focused in bid for series win vs. Cubs

Arch-nemesis Daniel Murphy cranked a pair of home runs against Kyle Hendricks , and the Nationals rebooted bullpen did its job to mute the crowd of 41,396, sending the Cubs to their third straight loss. Chicago's Saturday starter - right-hander John Lackey - is on a roll with a 3-0 record since the All-Star break. Both runs came on a two-run homer in the sixth inning.

Author: 0 Jets claim ex-49ers WR Bruce Ellington

On Thursday, the 49ers announced they had waived Ellington , who was targeted for a starting role in 2016 but then missed the entire season because of injury. The 49ers this offseason re-made their receiving corps under first-year coach Kyle Shanahan, signing veteran free agents Pierre Garçon, Marquise Goodwin and Aldrick Robinson.

Sports Mo Farah wins 3rd straight world 10 metre title
Author: 0 Mo Farah wins 3rd straight world 10 metre title

The 34-year-old though came up with one of his best displays to win his third straight 10,000m Gold at the world meet. In second place was Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei and Kenyan, Paul Tanui in third. The Briton says it will be his last championship track event before he concentrates on marathon running and he hopes to make it the ideal farewell next Saturday by winning a seventh world title.

Author: 0 Wembley test for Chelsea, Arsenal after tough offseason

The last time the two sides met in London, in the FA Cup final in May, it was Arsenal who emerged victorious. The first piece of domestic silverware will be decided on Sunday as Premier League champions Chelsea take on FA Cup holders Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley .

Sports Chris Robison dismissed from Oklahoma program
Author: 0 Chris Robison dismissed from Oklahoma program

The Mesquite, Tex. product enrolled early at Oklahoma in January, but he got into trouble early with a public intoxication arrest in April. According to CBS Sports , this should not have a major impact on OU's offense this season with how loaded they are at quarterback.

Author: 0 PSG chairman: We would approach Wenger first if we wanted Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal have reiterated throughout the transfer window that Alexis Sanchez will not be leaving the Emirates Stadium but another side seem intent on testing the Gunners resolve. Chelsea's games against Arsenal shaped their Premier League title-winning season when Conte revived the Blues from 10th place the previous term.

Sports Fans 'revved up' for NASCAR weekend at the Glen
Author: 0 Fans 'revved up' for NASCAR weekend at the Glen

The NASCAR Xfinity Series gets the weekend of racing started this week with the running of the Zippo 200 . "This year, we've been a little off on speed kind of everywhere we've been to", said Allmendinger, who has one top-five finish and four top-10s in 21 starts this year.

Sports Trippier hurt as Spurs beat Juve at Wembley
Author: 0 Trippier hurt as Spurs beat Juve at Wembley

Spurs are yet to sign a player this summer while most of their opponents have been busy in the market. Kane looked sharp, while Eriksen and Dele Alli impressed and even Moussa Sissoko looked lively against Juventus . "Poch said the other day he tried to sign [Alvaro] Morata and he said: 'well, where am I going to play? We need to wait until Monday and then we can give everyone the correct part of the situation and assess him then and we'll see".

Sports FSU suspends Da'Vante Phillips after five felony charges
Author: 0 FSU suspends Da'Vante Phillips after five felony charges

Per a probable cause affidavit from Leon County, Phillips is accused of trying to turn a $485 money order into four money orders of $700. Additionally, a SunTrust employee said that an unknown individual purchased two Western Union checks and then altered the amounts.

Sports AS Monaco set to table £45 million Alexis Sanchez bid
Author: 0 AS Monaco set to table £45 million Alexis Sanchez bid

But, there is set to be a huge twist in the tale, with AS Monaco about to table a £45 million bid for Alexis Sanchez - a move that could well work in Arsenal's favour as well. Lipton added: "Wenger has been very firm in the last couple of weeks insisting he's not going to go, talking about the meeting he had with Sanchez and that he's going nowhere".