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Major League Baseball playoff odds 2017 Major League Baseball playoff odds 2017
- October 05, 2017

Last October was a rare instance where the team with the best record in baseball won the World Series, which is something to keep in mind before laying the favorite. The Cubs were shut out in consecutive games in the NLCS past year before they eliminated the Dodgers with three straight wins. Teams that win Game 1 of best-of-five series win the series 71 percent of the time. (more...)
Rees Odhiambo: It felt scary being unable to breathe Rees Odhiambo: It felt scary being unable to breathe
- October 05, 2017

The Seattle Seahawks will be without one of their top defenders heading into Seattle's Week 5 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams . "We're going to see how he handles the work but he's going to practice today and we'll see how it goes". (more...)
De Bruyne anxious by City interruption De Bruyne anxious by City interruption
- October 05, 2017

Goal understands Spain global Morata is facing around a month out of action as a result of the hamstring problem picked up in last Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Manchester City . However, back during his days at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho, the youngster was unable to impress the Portuguese boss, leading to a very vocal frustration on the part of the Belgian, and culminating in his departure to Wolfsburg , where he emerged excellent in all areas. (more...)
Kolkata to host opening Test between India, Lanka Kolkata to host opening Test between India, Lanka
- October 05, 2017

Had we done that, things would have been different. Over the years, sometimes we have dominated him and at other times he has made his presence felt. "Look, in the fourth innings and on the fourth day, whatever target you get it's not easy". (more...)
England boss Gareth Southgate: 'My job is not to keep players happy' England boss Gareth Southgate: 'My job is not to keep players happy'
- October 05, 2017

Southgate will also be without Dele Alli for this clash, after the youngster was handed a one-match ban from Federation Internationale de Football Association for making a rude gesture towards Kyle Walker in the previous qualifier. "I think there is a little bit of shortage since Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard retired", he said. Of course, odds of [1.36], regardless of us viewing them as generous, isn't the type of price that some like to have a single wager on, so instead my advice ... (more...)
Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Game 1 Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Game 1
- October 05, 2017

NY is 92-71 on the season and 40-41 on the road, while Cleveland is 102-60 and 49-32 at home. The over-under is 3-3-1 in the seven games. After the marathon of the MLB regular season, the sprint to the World Series begins on Tuesday night with the American League Wild Card Game between the New York Yankees and the Minnesota Twins . (more...)
Fowles, Moore push Lynx past Sparks for WNBA title Fowles, Moore push Lynx past Sparks for WNBA title
- October 05, 2017

The Minnesota Lynx raise the Championship trophy after defeating the Los Angeles Sparks in Game Five of the WNBA Finals on October 4, 2017 at Williams in Minneapolis , Minnesota . "It's brought attention to a lot of things", Parker said. "That's how the series was defined", said Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve, fighting back tears at the postgame podium. (more...)
Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett announces return Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett announces return
- October 05, 2017

Garrett, who missed the first four games of the season with his high right ankle sprain, practiced Wednesday and is expected to make his National Football League debut Sunday against the Jets . The jury is still out on whether Garrett's presence along can make a victor out of a team that's used to losing, but he could definitely spark the change he hopes to see in the future. (more...)
Warriors Make History in Annual NBA General Manager Survey Warriors Make History in Annual NBA General Manager Survey
- October 05, 2017

The majority were right in both occasions. The runner-up Cleveland Cavaliers received a 7 percent chance from the rest of the GMs to win this year's title. The team was the popular choice last season too, with 69% saying the Warriors will win the championship. The Oklahoma City Thunder's trade for Paul George was praised as the best acquisition of the summer, while the Thunder were also praised for the best overall moves of the offseason, with the Celtics, Timberwolves, and Rockets ... (more...)
5 bold predictions vs. MI in Week 6 5 bold predictions vs. MI in Week 6
- October 05, 2017

Michigan State heads into this week's matchup with Michigan hoping to improve its record to 8-3 against its top rival under coach Mark Dantonio, and that has Spartans fans feeling optimistic. Among the concerns administrators have are traffic and parking headaches, the added time fans now have to tailgate and consume alcohol before the game, and the fact there will be a larger congregation outside the stadium of fans who don't have tickets. (more...)
An extremely realistic Boston Red Sox ALDS preview
- October 05, 2017

The Red Sox haven't announced their Game 2 starter. Any number of unexpected things can happen in playoff baseball. The uncertainty here is Reddick, who missed the season's last week with a back injury . The Astros led the majors by a wide margin in runs (896) and batting average (.282). Pomeranz finished 17-6 with a 3.32 ERA. The Astros lead the season series 4-3 and the over-under is 3-4. (more...)
'Bible Study' drinking game might be linked to fraternity death, police say 'Bible Study' drinking game might be linked to fraternity death, police say
- October 05, 2017

Two people drove him to hospital immediately but he died later that day. Following the tragic incident the school ended the Phi Delta Theta branch at Louisiana State University. Hillar Moore, East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney, has said police interviewed lots of fraternity members. It is unclear if any charges will come of Gruver's death, though local prosecutors said that some involved had hired lawyers and refused to give statements to police. (more...)
Arsenal plan to offload Walcott in January Arsenal plan to offload Walcott in January
- October 05, 2017

The 28-year-old has become a bit-part player in Arsene Wenger 's side this season and is yet to make a start in the league. The latter, meanwhile, was offered a new deal back in February, only for negotiations to be quickly put on hold amid the uncertainty surrounding Wenger's future. (more...)
PGA Tournament Predictions: Safeway Open 10/4/17 PGA Tournament Predictions: Safeway Open 10/4/17
- October 05, 2017

After all that, it was no surprise when the tour said Wednesday that Thomas had been voted the PGA Tour player of the year. "But I'm definitely going to give it my best". That's a bit too much. "That's something I've learned, and probably the biggest difference in my game now is just learning when to be aggressive and learning when my game is good enough that I can do so". (more...)
Aaron Judge rises to occasion, powers Yanks to wild-card win Aaron Judge rises to occasion, powers Yanks to wild-card win
- October 05, 2017

Minnesota is without slugger Miguel Sano , who was left off the wild-card roster Tuesday morning after failing to recover fully from an injured left shin. The Yankees celebrated their way off the field and destroyed their clubhouse with gallons of champagne before packing their bags for Cleveland. Green transferred the first-inning praise on to Gregorius, who wiped out that three-run deficit with one swing. (more...)
Barcelona closes ground to spectators for home match amid political strife Barcelona closes ground to spectators for home match amid political strife
- October 05, 2017

The Spanish central government and the Spanish Constitutional Court ruled the referendum illegal . The football club had openly backed an independence referendum, and criticised the Spanish government for trying to stop the vote by force - a move that has left hundreds injured in the state. (more...)
Kevin Lee Reveals What Will Be Tony Ferguson's Downfall At UFC 216 Kevin Lee Reveals What Will Be Tony Ferguson's Downfall At UFC 216
- October 05, 2017

Lee even claimed Floyd Mayweather outwrestled McGregor during their brief clinching exchanges during the August 26 mega-fight in Las Vegas. Malignaggi has been campaigning for a boxing match with McGregor ever since he left his training camp and isn't showing any signs of slowing his campaign down. (more...)
Huge NJ Car Dealer Pulls Ads Over NFL Protests Huge NJ Car Dealer Pulls Ads Over NFL Protests
- October 05, 2017

The anthem was first sang at the 1918 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Boston Red Sox, according to the Washington Post . Among the 400 voters participating in a study she began last December, more than 40 percent supported the president on the National Football League protests. (more...)
Potential Tropical Storm Nate could impact FSU, Miami game Potential Tropical Storm Nate could impact FSU, Miami game
- October 05, 2017

Wednesday, is brewing off the coast of Nicaragua and expected to head into the Gulf of Mexico, where it could become a tropical storm as early as Thursday. The Seminoles and Hurricanes were to have played on September 16 at 8 p.m., the third game of the season for both and the earliest date on their schedules since they opened the season in 2009. (more...)
Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay plan joint bid for 2030 World Cup Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay plan joint bid for 2030 World Cup
- October 05, 2017

The World Cup of 2030 will become the tribute to the tournament's centenary, which honors the first World soccer series, celebrated in Uruguay in 1930. "The original idea came from Uruguay and it took us 40 seconds to say yes", Argentine president Mauricio Macri said. No other bid has yet been announced for the 2030 tournament, although China has declared an interest in hosting the event in the future. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers officially sign G Dwyane Wade to one-year contract Cleveland Cavaliers officially sign G Dwyane Wade to one-year contract
- October 05, 2017

After Wade and the Bulls reached an agreement on a buyout last week, he signed a one-year, $2.3 million veteran's minimum contract to reunite with James in Cleveland. When Wade and James played together on the Miami Heat, Wade experienced the four best seasons of his career in terms of field-goal percentage. The overhauled roster in Cleveland includes Derrick Rose , Isaiah Thomas , Jae Crowder , Jose Calderon and Wade . (more...)
Usmanov won't sell Arsenal stake to Kroenke, £2bn offer still stands Usmanov won't sell Arsenal stake to Kroenke, £2bn offer still stands
- October 05, 2017

Stan Kroenke first purchased Arsenal shares in 2007. That would allow all sorts of avenues for the owner to exploit the club for his own gain and has fans extremely anxious. "I see my 30% stake as an important aspect in protecting the best interests of the fans in the club", he explained. Many Arsenal fans believe Usmanov could be the club's saviour as things have deteriorated under Kroenke's leadership. (more...)
I was right to leave Bayern to come here — Real Madrid star I was right to leave Bayern to come here — Real Madrid star
- October 05, 2017

Bild go on to suggest that with Bayern drawing to Hertha Berlin at the weekend, club chiefs have become desperate to get a replacement. But the length of time to negotiate getting them into the club was taking too long. Bayern are now second in the league table, five points behind Dortmund, having already stumbled quite a bit this term. The Manchester City boss was visiting Munich during the global break to take in Oktoberfest celebrations. (more...)
UFFICIALE: lo Spezia ingaggia lo svincolato Alberto Gilardino UFFICIALE: lo Spezia ingaggia lo svincolato Alberto Gilardino
- October 05, 2017

Oggi visite mediche e firme di rito: per il Campione del Mondo pronta la maglia numero 10 . Con il nuovo innesto, ora l'attacco aquilotto ha le carte in regole per risollevarsi, con un organico di tutto rispetto: Gilardino , Granoche , Marilungo , Forte , Okereke , Soleri . (more...)
Social media comes to defense of Observer reporter after Cam Newton's comments Social media comes to defense of Observer reporter after Cam Newton's comments
- October 05, 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -When Cam Newton fielded a question Wednesday about wide receiver Devin Funchess , he gave a 35-second answer on the growth Funchess has made from a year ago to this season. As Rodrigue was asking the question, and she said the word " routes " Newton smiled, and then made his remark. Rodrigue and Newton spoke afterward, but she declined to comment about the meeting. (more...)
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Holdings Lowered by Lilly Endowment Inc Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Holdings Lowered by Lilly Endowment Inc
- October 05, 2017

It has underperformed by 0.73% the S&P500. Robeco Institutional Asset Management increased its stake in Manpowergroup Inc (MAN) by 8.07% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. More notable recent Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE: LLY ) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "BRIEF-Acrux says co and Eli Lilly and Co agreed to terminate licensing ..." on September 06, 2017, also Bna.com with their article: "Eli Lilly to Challenge $20 Million Cialis Patent Verdict" ... (more...)
Katie Nolan Is Headed to ESPN Katie Nolan Is Headed to ESPN
- October 05, 2017

She joined Fox Sports in 2013 as a digital correspondent. If Beadle joins Greenberg's show, she will have to vacate her role as host of " SportsNation ", though that show is filmed in Los Angeles and Awful Announcing says Nolan would prefer to remain in NY. (more...)
Malaysia GP: Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes have 'big problems' Malaysia GP: Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes have 'big problems'
- October 05, 2017

Despite stretching his Formula One world championship lead over Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel to 34 points with five races left, Hamilton took a swipe at his Mercedes team. Hamilton rarely gets beaten for pace, especially when starting from pole position. His first came fortuitously in Spain last season on his maiden drive for Red Bull but this was different - deserved as he took a risk to overtake Hamilton at turn one and then raced off into the distance. (more...)
Manhatten Beach police employee among those killed in Las Vegas shooting Manhatten Beach police employee among those killed in Las Vegas shooting
- October 05, 2017

Parker 33, died of a gunshot wound at a hospital. A sworn officer also was shot and sustained minor injuries, but was not named. The attack also claimed the life of another beloved member of the Manhattan Beach community. Richardson recounted Parker's love for animals, especially dogs. She'd worked with the department for 10 years. Parker planned to get a master's in the field. (more...)
Samsung HMD Odyssey Goes Official: A Premium Windows Mixed Reality Headset Samsung HMD Odyssey Goes Official: A Premium Windows Mixed Reality Headset
- October 04, 2017

For example, it is equipped with a pair of OLED displays instead of LCD. Pre-orders for this first slate of mixed reality headsets starts today. Each headset should provide a relatively similar experience and, with Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update rolling out on october 17 , will let you experience new ways to interact with Windows. (more...)