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Cubs' clinched most-viewed LCS game on TV since 2010

Mesa next plays on Monday afternoon. The lifelong Cubs fan is willing to go as high as $20,000 for two Chicago at-home tickets so that he can take his dad. Tickets for the three games in NY a year ago to see the Mets play the Kansas City Royals only cost an average of $1,600. He got hurt when he jumped and shortstop Francisco Lindor accidentally stepped on his foot. Read More

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Michigan State loses fifth straight, 28-17 at Maryland

Michigan State loses fifth straight, 28-17 at Maryland

It's the most important fashion decision a person can make, outside of finding the ideal fit in khakis, and leave it to Jim Harbaugh to put a lot of thought into it when he decided he needed to wear eyeglasses. "Its not like we've completely forgotten or tried to pretend that previous year didn't happen". Some Twitter fans have been calling for Mark Dantonio to be fired . Read More

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Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

He cheekily added, "You heard it here first". As seen above, Lee wrote in the Mission Viejo yearbook, "Chicago Cubs". The original Reddit poster also claims the photo has been verified by several other people from the same high school. And it has. The photo is quickly making the rounds on social media, even being noticed by FOX Sports. He said he knows Cubs fans are superstitious but he believes the 23-year-old prediction isn't a jinx, but fate. Read More

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Marquez crash brought back bad memories for Crutchlow

Marquez crash brought back bad memories for Crutchlow

Ducati Team's Andrea Dovizioso completed the top five. "The pressure of a home GP can do amusing things to people, but I love it", he said in the lead-up to Sunday's race. "We must be happy , because we won the title, but of course we want to win more races". He said, "We have ridden a handful of laps in the dry, so it is really useful that the warm-up has been extended". Read More

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LSU's Fournette to return, start vs. Ole Miss

LSU's Fournette to return, start vs. Ole Miss

His defense let Fournette break the school record on his first eight carries, and at times seemed nearly helpless to what the best running back in the country was doing to them. LSU outscored Ole Miss 17-0 in the second half on Saturday. The Rebels are also third in the SEC in scoring with almost 40 points a game. "It's something that I think all great players do". Read More

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Kruis blow for Saracens and England

Kruis blow for Saracens and England

Itoje was immediately withdrawn and is due to have an x-ray to determine the extent of the damage. That will rule him out of England's upcoming internationals against South Africa, Fiji, Argentina and Australia at Twickenham, starting with the match against the Springboks on November 12. Read More

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Majestic Kohli guides India to seven-wicket win

Latham and Ross Taylor then held the New Zealand innings together were going along nicely. Kohli had glanced a ball from Henry towards third man but didn't take account of Taylor's placement. While Dhoni contributed powerful 80, Virat Kohli went on to slam century his 26th ODI century, 16th in the second innings of onedayers. India in a close one. Read More

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Pep Guardiola defiant as Man City seek to end winless run

Pep Guardiola defiant as Man City seek to end winless run

I think about that but the solution is not better than what I believe.But if you believe I am going to win 4-0 at the Camp Nou. "Barcelona have been playing together for 15 years, they play in a natural way". The City captain returned from a groin problem with a brief substitute appearance against Everton last weekend but then did not even make the matchday squad for Wednesday's Champions League game at the Nou Camp. Read More

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Keys to debut in WTA Finals

Keys to debut in WTA Finals

However, her failure to produce in the big events is a concerning one, with two quarter-final appearances her best results in Grand Slams this year. Join Tonya Ugoretz, director of Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center for a free online chat on Tuesday, October 25 at 1 p.m. Read More

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Advantage Hamilton in first US GP practice

With that in mind, Hamilton may have wanted to send out a message to his championship rival with a victory this weekend seemingly imperative in his quest for a fourth championship. The Austrian also claimed Hamilton found it hard to cope following his engine blowout in Malaysia. Hamilton faces an uphill struggle to claw back the 33-point deficit to championship leader Rosberg and needs the German to slip up if he is to retain his crown. Read More

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Thomas ready to be among golf's best

Kuala Lumpur: Defending champion Justin Thomas of the United States is set to defend his title in the 2016 CIMB Classic golf championship which tee-off tomorrow at the TPC Kuala Lumpur in Bukit Kiara. Conversely, there's more pressure on the lesser players to play consistently, as one bad weekend round can spell a last-place finish. The course is in such good shape and the greens are so good, you're going to make a lot of birdies. Read More

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Ravens QB Flacco misses practice with shoulder injury

Ravens QB Flacco misses practice with shoulder injury

Flacco has irritation in the joint of his throwing shoulder, a league source told ESPN's Ed Werder. "I have a little shoulder soreness, so I just thought it was best to take the day off and come back and see how it feels tomorrow". Flacco has started all six games this season after missing the final six of a year ago with a torn ACL. There's no indications as to why Flacco is sidelined, but this most definitely isn't good news for a Ravens team that has lost three consecutive games. Read More

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For banged-up Mets, just reaching playoffs was a triumph

For banged-up Mets, just reaching playoffs was a triumph

He threw 119 pitches and gave up only four hits in lowering his career postseason ERA on the road to 0.50 - three earned runs in 53⅔ innings. This was Bumgarner's second Game Score of 88 in a sudden-death game, matching his four-hit shutout in the 2014 wild-card game, Jake Arrieta's five-hitter in last year's wild-card game and Sandy Koufax's three-hitter in Game 7 of the 1965 World Series . Read More

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Buckeyes survive Badgers, OT --> Buckeyes survive Badgers, OT

The defense , though still playing at high Wisconsin standards, did not play with the same precision that they had in weeks prior with several key missed tackles and fewer big defensive plays. They not only looked to reaffirm their conference standing, but aimed to keep or move up in the AP Poll. Or maybe when he said "we just have to do a better job of staying back", because Meyer is flat wrong when he says it's a bad rule. Read More

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Guardiola denies trying to take Messi, Neymar to Man City

Guardiola denies trying to take Messi, Neymar to Man City

I knew (keeper) Ter Stegen wanted to play more and I called him but he chose to stay at Barca. Pep understands football the way we do. In terms of results, however, Guardiola's strong start has taken a dent in recent weeks. Although Guardiola also counts on impressive firepower in his side with Sergio Aguero, David Silva and Nolito, the defence still looks vulnerable at times and with Fernando and Fernandinho they still lack some creativity in central midfield. Read More

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Governor signs bill clearing way for Las Vegas NFL stadium

Governor signs bill clearing way for Las Vegas NFL stadium

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis still wants to move his team to Las Vegas, but he doesn't want to do it right away. Adelson's group will contribute $650 million to the stadium (they will not be sharing profits with the public), and the Raiders will pay $500 million toward the construction of their new home field (which will not be granting free admission to Las Vegas taxpayers). Read More

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Hart shines as disappointing England draws 0-0 at Slovenia

Hart shines as disappointing England draws 0-0 at Slovenia

The result leaves England two points clear at the top of Group F and he added: "The overall objective is to qualify so long-term maybe that is a point that will be important towards that". I feel I have a lot to offer and I've made that clear [to Southgate], certainly until the World Cup in Russian Federation. Hart, who was shipped out on loan to Torino in Italy after being overlooked by new Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola, showed great agility to thwart the home side. Read More

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Sox Get Swept By Indians; Ortiz Says His Final Goodbye to Fenway

This feeling was amplified when long time Red Sox , David Ortiz played what ended up being his final game in the professional baseball after a 4 to 3 loss to the Cleveland Indians. "Especially in David's past year", he said. There are few things more nonsensical than expecting a baseball player to deliver in the clutch. It's the reason why it was so shocking to see him come up short Monday night. Read More

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Cubs to start Lester in NLCS Game 1

Cubs to start Lester in NLCS Game 1

Coincidentally, the last time Toronto won a World Series , in 1993, also was the last time a Canadian NHL team (the Montreal Canadiens) won the Cup. Thus, the Curse of the Billy Goat. "After that, we're waiting to find out about Kyle and then we'll go from there". There were other great players besides the Hall of Famers. That was, perhaps, the best regular-season game of the Nationals' season. Read More

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Lobaton's HR, Murphy's RBIs lift Nats past LA 5-2; NLDS tied

Dodgers rookie Corey Seager continued his first-inning success in the series, hitting an RBI double off the wall for a 1-0 lead after homering in the first inning of Games 1 and 2. Jayson Werth annihilated a 95 miles per hour cutter from Kenley Jansen in the top of the ninth and the collapse of the Dodgers' closer continued as the wheels fell off the bus, leading to four runs before Jansen left the game for Ross Stripling. Read More

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Cubs RHP Hendricks leaves after taking liner off forearm

Cubs RHP Hendricks leaves after taking liner off forearm

It suuuuucks losing your stud starting pitcher in the second inning. But he also added to the Cubs lead with a solo home run in the bottom of the 4th inning. Samardzija was drafted by the Cubs in 2006 and spent his first 6 1/2 seasons with the team before he was traded to Oakland in the 2014 deal that brought shortstop Addison Russell to the Cubs . Read More

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