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Daily Archives: 25th October 2017

Stanton, Altuve named Aaron Award winners

“Jose Altuve and Giancarlo Stanton are two of our sport’s elite offensive performers,” Manfred said. “While they have contrasting styles of play, Jose and Giancarlo demonstrate that talent, character and work ethic — attributes synonymous with the life and career of Hank Aaron — are the keys to success in our great game. On behalf of Major League Baseball, I ...

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Newgarden wants F1 shot in future

2017 IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden has revealed he wants to do a season in Formula 1 in the future. Newgarden secured his maiden IndyCar championship this year in his first season with Penske, which also saw him compete against Fernando Alonso in the Indy 500. While Newgarden sees himself as holding one of the best possible IndyCar seats, he admits ...

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Astros vs. Dodgers World Series View of the Day: Mary Hart's seat before Game 2

LOS ANGELES — Wednesday brings us Game 2 of the World Series and longtime Matt Snyder followers (the dozens and dozens of them) know that the annual tradition must continue. It’s time for the World Series view of the day.  For this one, I know we’ve been seeing former longtime “Entertainment Tonight” host Mary Hart sitting behind home plate. If ...

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Steelers bench WR Bryant over social posts

6:30 PM ET PITTSBURGH — The Steelers have benched Martavis Bryant for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions over his use of social media, the receiver said. Bryant said he was relegated to scout-team work during Wednesday’s practice. Scout-team players typically don’t play in t… www.espn.com – NFL

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Sporting KC trying to shake road woes in playoff matchup versus Houston Dynamo

The Houston Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City know each other well after playing three times over the final two weeks of the MLS regular season. But there will be a lot more than pride on the line when the two sides square off for a Western Conference knockout playoff game on Thursday at BBVA Compass Stadium in downtown Houston. Thursday’s ...

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Calgary Police Say 3-Year-Old's Death Might Have Been Homicide

CALGARY — Police in Calgary say they are investigating the death of a three-year-old girl as a homicide. About a month ago, emergency crews were called to a home for a report of a child in medical distress and the girl, Ivy Wick, died in hospital just over a week later. The police child abuse team was handling the case ...

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