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Detroit Tigers trade OF Justin Upton

The Los Angeles Angels think they have a shot to grab one of the AL wild-card spots and they're betting Justin Upton can help get them there. Thursday is the final day that Major League Baseball teams can complete waiver trades and have the players available to play in the postseason. Read More

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Injury Rules Akpeyi Out Of Cameroun Clash, Ezenwa To Start In Goal

Injury Rules Akpeyi Out Of Cameroun Clash, Ezenwa To Start In Goal

The South Africa based goalkeeper was in goal in the November 2016, 3-1 World Cup qualifier win over Algeria, a victory which ensured the Super Eagles team top the group B table with 6 points. Before the training session, coach Hugo Broos said he is targeting just four points from the double header against Nigeria. We already have six points; all players are in high spirit. Read More

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Defending champ Kerber falls at US Open

Defending champ Kerber falls at US Open

Obviously before every first-round match I'm a little bit nervous, but especially at a grand slam and especially to defend so many points here from the final previous year. - Romania's Sorana Cirstea, one of just nine winners on Tuesday at a rainy, chilly US Open . Osaka, just 19, could sympathize based on her own experience. Read More

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Yankees' Sanchez suspended 4 games, Romine gets 2 for brawl

Veteran all-star slugger Cabrera squared off with Romine at home plate in the most dramatic fight of the day, was annoyed that 6-foot-7, 282-pound Yankees player Aaron Judge was not punished. The Detroit offense managed eight hits with Nicholas Castellanos leaving the yard twice and driving in three while Ian Kinsler recorded an RBI. "Fortunately for me I know where my pitches are going, and I hit a guy in the leg today to take care of my teammates and protect them". Read More

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Nick Kyrgios ousts Nadal

Nick Kyrgios ousts Nadal

Despite his semifinal loss, Rafael Nadal will return to No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Rankings on Monday. Kyrgios , who ousted Monday's new world number one Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals, has not won an ATP title since taking his third a year ago in Tokyo. Read More

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Solider Field among sites considered for 2026 World Cup bid

Solider Field among sites considered for 2026 World Cup bid

Within the United States, 37 stadiums within 34 cities are being considered, including stadiums in Atlanta, Boston, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles , Miami, New Orleans, New York City, San Francisco, and Seattle. On the list were nine Canadian facilities, including Regina's Mosaic Stadium. Ahead of the 1994 World Cup in the USA, it was decided that either the Superdome or Detroit's Pontiac Silverdome would be the first indoor venue to ever host a World Cup match. Read More

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Pochettino admits red card 'made the difference' for Spurs

Pochettino admits red card 'made the difference' for Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed on their official website that four first-team players are set to sit out of the club's 2017-18 Premier League opening fixture against Newcastle United on Sunday. Dele Alli bagged the opener, on the stretch, the midfielder put the ball into the back of the net with an hour played. Nine minutes later, Eriksen ran into the area but was beaten to the ball by Davies, who tucked a close-range finish under goalkeeper Rob Elliot . Read More

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Eagles Acquire CB Ronald Darby In A Trade From The Bills

Eagles Acquire CB Ronald Darby In A Trade From The Bills

Because the Rams and the Bills have new offensive schemes this year, it's tough to really evaluate how these receivers will fare in their new homes, but obviously that's not going to stop us from trying. Darby has two years remaining on his contract. In Buffalo, Jordan will be reunited with running back LeSean McCoy, who was his Eagles teammate in 2014 before being traded to the Bills. Read More

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Dortmund reject Barcelona bid and supend Ousmane Dembele

Dortmund reject Barcelona bid and supend Ousmane Dembele

Callum Bunce of Ladbrokes said: "Dembele couldn't have made his intentions any clearer with his recent actions, and the money suggests it's surely only a matter of time before the club let go of their prized asset". Borussia Dortmund have rejected a bid, thought to be in the region of €100 million (£90.3m), from Barcelona for Ousmane Dembele . Barcelona are eager to bring in at least one star quality signing following the sale of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain, with Dembele, who ... Read More

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Inter Milan v Chelsea Lineups; Live ESPN3 Stream and GameCast

Inter Milan v Chelsea Lineups; Live ESPN3 Stream and GameCast

The Blues were 2-0 down against the Serie A side in their match today, following a controversial Stevan Jovetic penalty and sublime Ivan Perisic strike . "It's hard for the team and playing against Chelsea and Bayern is not easy", the Italian said. Chelsea's next game is the Community Shield against London rivals Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, August 6. Read More

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Premier League Spending Unsustainable Warns Spurs Chairman Levy

Premier League Spending Unsustainable Warns Spurs Chairman Levy

But Diego Perotti scored from the spot inside 15 minutes after Cameron Carter-Vickers handled the ball inside the box. The 19-year-old looked a little sluggish, particularly when Roma's players ran at him. Another added: "Nkoudou to Janssen for the goal". Here is how Spurs fans reacted to the Frenchman's performance. There is a school of thought that Daniel Levy is playing a waiting game by hoping to secure new recruits late on in the window in the hope that their value will have ... Read More

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Dallas Cowboys release receiver Lucky Whitehead after reported arrest

Dallas Cowboys release receiver Lucky Whitehead after reported arrest

But get this, despite official court records with his name and birthdate - and confirmation from the Prince William County Police Dept. of an arrest of a 25-year-old Rodney Whitehead Jr. Whitehead also denied that he was involved in the shoplifting incident in a statement to CowboysHQ.com . ESPN reports that team sources indicate the Cowboys weren't interested in hearing Whitehead's explanation and that they simply wanted to release him after yet another incident. Read More

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Explaining Kyle Larson's qualifying penalty

Explaining Kyle Larson's qualifying penalty

The Charlotte native, who leads the series with two wins, will attempt to notch another victory in Saturday's Overton's 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (4 p.m. "I wish I could have him on the box on Sunday, but we will be strong these next few weeks", Larson said. Hamlin set the quick pace in his second lap of practice with a speed of 130.568mph in the back up auto. Read More

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