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San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals
- September 02, 2017

The right-hander combined with five relievers on a seven-hitter. He just needs to trust the fact that you have a couple of games where the results aren't there but the stuff looks right. But Pence almost gave that run away, getting caught in between second and third on a fly ball to right one batter earlier. Pham had a nice first game of this series, going 3-for-4 with 2 RBI. (more...)
Diego Schwartzman pulls off shock US Open win over Marin Cilic Diego Schwartzman pulls off shock US Open win over Marin Cilic
- September 02, 2017

Then Shapovalov found blame in the schedule for injuries to the likes of top players like Andy Murray , Stan Wawrinka , Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori . Open, and it happens to be a blond-haired 18-year-old Canadian carrying the light. The teenager is the youngest man to reach the fourth round of a grand slam in almost 20 years and looks to be heading quickly for the top of the game. (more...)
Smoke fills the sky across Northern California; here's why Smoke fills the sky across Northern California; here's why
- September 02, 2017

The converted Boeing aircraft, dubbed The Spirit of John Muir, dumped 8,500 gallons of retardant on August 31. An evacuation warning has been issued for the community of Forbestown south of the southern fork of the Feather River, according to Cal Fire. (more...)
Choo, Rangers race past Astros
- September 02, 2017

Adrian Beltre of the Rangers drove in three runs to pass Hall of Famer Ernie Banks for 28th on the career RBI list with 1,637 while Joey Gallo hit a two-run homer off Mike Fiers (8-9). "Now it's my time to show up and help people". "This is sad. It really is". The Astros aren't the only pro sports team that is being affected by the devastation in Houston . (more...)
No. 9 Wisconsin hosts Utah State in season opener No. 9 Wisconsin hosts Utah State in season opener
- September 02, 2017

He'll be working with a new starting running back, though coach Paul Chryst hadn't named a starter yet earlier in the week. A high rate of play calls only meant a quicker possession for Utah State as the Badgers consistently smothered drives. (more...)
Sharapova advances into US Open last 16, Cilic ousted Sharapova advances into US Open last 16, Cilic ousted
- September 02, 2017

Sharapova , who received a wild card to appear in her first grand slam event since serving a 15-month doping ban, struggled at times with the counterpunching, moonballing Kenin, who committed less than half of the Russian's 33 unforced errors. (more...)
W2W4 at US Open: Roger Federer hoping to find better form W2W4 at US Open: Roger Federer hoping to find better form
- September 02, 2017

The duo have met 17 times with Federer coming out on top on every occasion, however, Thursday's clash may have been their tightest yet. In between his two gruelling five-set opening matches at the US Open , Roger Federer made the unusual decision to surprise New Yorkers by going for a hit in Central Park. (more...)
No. 8 Washington overcomes slow start, jolts Rutgers No. 8 Washington overcomes slow start, jolts Rutgers
- September 02, 2017

His 51-yard catch set up the first of three field goals by Tristan Vizcaino and his catches of 10 and 24 yards ignited an early third-quarter drive that Browning capped with a seven-yard swing pass to halfback Lavon Coleman for a 17-7 lead. (more...)
Houston police chief breaks down describing officer who died in Harvey Houston police chief breaks down describing officer who died in Harvey
- September 02, 2017

The Coast Guard said it also had rescued more than 3,175 and was taking more than 1,000 calls per hour. As of Tuesday morning, almost 50,000 homes had suffered flood damage, Texas officials said, and the tally is certain to rise. A rain gauge in Cedar Bayou recorded almost 52in of rain since Friday. Almost 9,000 residents filled shelters around the city. The pool level at Barker Reservoir - which officials feared would overflow - has peaked and is going down, the Army Corps of Engineers said. (more...)
Arsenal Sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco for £92m Arsenal Sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco for £92m
- September 02, 2017

According to the Daily Mail , Arsenal will offer a British record £90m for the player, who is now on global duty with France. However, with the clock ticking, both deals collapsed . Shortly after rejecting Arsenal's advances, the attacking midfielder rubbed salt into the wound by producing a stunning two-goal performance in Les Bleus' 4-0 World Cup qualifying win over Netherlands. (more...)
Thomas Lemar 'happy' to stay after Arsenal move collapses Thomas Lemar 'happy' to stay after Arsenal move collapses
- September 02, 2017

An already wild deadline day took an unexpected turn as, minutes after they submitted a £92M bid for Monaco's 21-year-old star attacker Thomas Lemar , Arsenal reportedly withdrew the offer citing a lack of time to agree personal terms with the player and complete a deal. (more...)
Dustin Johnson keeps top form rolling into Boston Dustin Johnson keeps top form rolling into Boston
- September 02, 2017

I was so focused on the line I completely forgot about the speed and hit it about 10 feet by. "I'm a big believer that it is a little bit horses for courses like you hear, and Boston is definitely a track that sets up well for me", McIlroy said. (more...)
Lemar focused on Monaco after failed Arsenal deadline day move Lemar focused on Monaco after failed Arsenal deadline day move
- September 02, 2017

According to reports, City's offer for Sanchez is £55m up front with a further £5m to make it £60m. The deal hinged on Arsenal being able to sign a replacement and Lemar emerged as the prime candidate with widespread reports suggesting we had launched a record £90m bid for the youngster. (more...)
Preview of the Seahawks-Raiders 2017 preseason finale Thursday night Preview of the Seahawks-Raiders 2017 preseason finale Thursday night
- September 02, 2017

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett is expected to be back by the team's regular-season opener against the Green Bay Packers on September 10. Unlike previous years, when the Seahawks and every other National Football League team would have had to cut their rosters from 90 players to 75 after the third exhibition game, there is now just one cutdown date. (more...)
Lemar turned down Arsenal to stay at Monaco, admits Wenger Lemar turned down Arsenal to stay at Monaco, admits Wenger
- September 02, 2017

But Arsenal could not get the transfer over the line and Wenger has now revealed that it was Lemar's decision to remain in the principality. "I am a Monaco player and I am very happy there", he told Canal Plus . Still only 21, Lemar joined Monaco for a small fee from Caen in 2015. Reds boss Jurgen Klopp is a big fan of Lemar, who helped guide Monaco to the French Ligue 1 title as well as the semi-finals of the Champions League last season. (more...)
Houston mayor says 'city is making progress' Houston mayor says 'city is making progress'
- September 02, 2017

The situation is so dire that the governor has activated the entire Texas National Guard. Turner says people will still have to go to the convention center first before going into the Toyota Center. The mayor clarified in a tweet that several categories of people are exempted: flood relief volunteers, people seeking shelter, first responders, and anyone traveling between work and home. (more...)
United States of America vs Costa Rica CONCACAF WC Qualifiers United States of America vs Costa Rica CONCACAF WC Qualifiers
- September 02, 2017

The top three teams qualify for the World Cup while the fourth goes to an intercontinental playoff. The venue of the match the U.S. and Costa Rica is at Red Bull Arena in Harrison , New Jersey. The player Christian Pulisic is expected to be included in the game and he will be the key player like Jozy Altidore and Clint Dempsey . The United States has a squad that can compete against this talented Costa Rica side and the home-field advantage could prove to be the difference maker in this ... (more...)
Sanchez Devastated At Failed City Move Sanchez Devastated At Failed City Move
- September 02, 2017

Asked if Sanchez had informed his teammates of an impending move to City, Vidal told reporters: "To whom?" "Lemar chose to stay at Monaco", he said. Wenger also confirmed that Lemar turned Arsenal down despite a bid of £92m being made for midfielder - which would have been the biggest signing in English football history. (more...)
US Open 2017: Federer survives Youzhny scare in second round US Open 2017: Federer survives Youzhny scare in second round
- September 02, 2017

This is more just a grind. Murray, who is now back home deciding on his next course of action, explained on Saturday at the time that he meant to play but felt unable to last the course. "It's a long way away, but if the match happens, we are going to be ready for it". "That's why I'm pleased". Their 3hr 33min clash saw Rogers win 7-6 (8/6), 4-6, 7-6 (7/5) on a fifth match point in a final set that lasted 90 minutes. (more...)
Rafael Nadal v Taro Daniel - player profiles
- September 02, 2017

But he missed last year's tournament while taking off the second half of the season to let his back and surgically repaired left knee fully heal. "All the matches are hard but especially here as everyone wants to play their best and if you don't play your best it will be very hard", Nadal said. (more...)
Victor Cruz cut by Chicago Bears Victor Cruz cut by Chicago Bears
- September 02, 2017

He's also dealing with a knee injury. However, Cruz hauled in only six receptions for 28 yards and one touchdown during the preseason, and apparently that wasn't enough for Chicago. Chicago may be the worst team in the NFC entering the season, but the Bears are now doing so without Cruz. He tore his patellar tendon in October 2014 and has been unable to return at full strength, with a series of leg injuries slowing him and a calf problem leading him to miss the entire 2015 season. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho Exit Still Possible As Barca Submit Final Bid Philippe Coutinho Exit Still Possible As Barca Submit Final Bid
- September 02, 2017

Meanwhile reports suggest Liverpool have opened the door to Philippe Coutinho to leave for Barcelona after the 2018 World Cup. " Coutinho was informed that Liverpool owner Fenway Sports Group had finally acceded to his request to exit the Anfield club before he left Merseyside on national team duty". (more...)
Angels close to trading for Justin Upton, per report
- September 02, 2017

Adding Upton to the lineup should be a big boost for the surging Angels, who are 18-10 in August and can pair him with a healthy Mike Trout in the middle of the lineup. However, Los Angeles is likely mostly thinking about the present: They're 11 games behind the Astros in the AL West but are sitting just one game back behind the Twins for the second wild card spot in the AL. (more...)
Cleveland Browns Cut Brock Osweiler Cleveland Browns Cut Brock Osweiler
- September 02, 2017

Rookie DeShone Kizer didn't help Osweiler's chances and overshadowed the veteran QB and appears poised to be Cleveland's starter entering the regular season. Between 2011 and 2012, he caught 168 passes for 2,628 yards and 19 touchdowns. When the Browns began training camp, Osweiler was expected to be the starter until Kizer, a second-round pick from Notre Dame, was ready to start. (more...)
Kyle Edmund retires injured from his US Open match against Denis Shapovalov Kyle Edmund retires injured from his US Open match against Denis Shapovalov
- September 02, 2017

Denis Shapovalov , waves to the crowd after Kyle Edmund retired in the fourth set with a medical injury during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, today in NY. Young Canadian Shapovalov responded well, though, holding in the second and third sets to edge in front. Proving Montreal was no fluke, Shapovalov claimed another major scalp on Wednesday taking down eighth-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and will need to produce yet another upset with 12th-seeded Spaniard Pablo ... (more...)
Saints' Willie Snead suspended for first 3 games of National Football League season Saints' Willie Snead suspended for first 3 games of National Football League season
- September 02, 2017

Head coach Sean Payton said that it was due to missed practice time, but it seems that it was also due to future missed practice time. Snead has proved to be a capable pass-catcher and a steady target of quarterback Drew Brees for his first two seasons in the league. (more...)
Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant cleared for regular season by NFL Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant cleared for regular season by NFL
- September 02, 2017

In fact, Bryant received such clearance just one day before the Steelers' preseason-opener against the New York Giants. Bryant was cleared two weeks ago to take part in training camp and preseason games. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported last month that Bryant was required by the league to continue attending mandatory counseling sessions in order to gain full reinstatement for the regular season. (more...)
Man City furious as Alexis Sánchez bid collapses Man City furious as Alexis Sánchez bid collapses
- September 02, 2017

Reports also claim that City will look to tempt Sanchez to the Etihad in January in a cut-price £30million deal and provide him with wages of £300,000-a-week plus a big signing on fee. "Leicester City FC's Algerian global Riyad Mahrez , who is now with the national team in Sidi-Moussa preparing for the games against Zambia in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, was authorised by national coach Lucas Alcaraz and the Algerian Football Federation to make an express trip to Europe to formalise ... (more...)
Federer survives another 5-set marathon Federer survives another 5-set marathon
- September 01, 2017

Maybe I struggled more than I would have liked to. "But this was probably the best match we have played against each other". "Or I don't. Yes, I might feel more exhausted than I normally would going into a third round, but that's OK". He didn't get to fully work on returns or serves, in particular, as the U.S. Open approached. I need to compete better. "That's a good thing", Federer said. (more...)
Patriots trade Justin Coleman to Seahawks Patriots trade Justin Coleman to Seahawks
- September 01, 2017

Coleman played in 20 regular-season games over the past two years for the Patriots, making three starts. In his time in New England, he recorded 25 tackles, eight passes defensed and no interceptions. This is not Coleman's first stint with the Seahawks. The Seahawks' interest in Coleman is not recent, however, per Michael Lombardi. The Patriots get a return out of a player who likely would have been released when the deadline for reducing rosters to 53 came on Saturday at 4 p.m. (more...)