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Daily Archives: 6th September 2018

Lindor ties Cleveland mark with 7th leadoff HR

TORONTO — Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor belted his seventh leadoff home run of the season in Thursday night’s series opener against the Blue Jays to tie Grady Sizemore (2008) for the franchise mark. Lindor clubbed a 2-0 sinker from right-hander Sam Gaviglio over the right-center-field wall at Rogers Centre. It was Lindor’… MLB News Index

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Longtime Oregon State baseball coach Pat Casey steps down

Oregon State baseball coach Pat Casey, who led the Beavers to three national championships, has announced his retirement after 24 seasons with the team. Casey’s most recent College World Series title came this summer, following back-to-back titles in 2006 and 2007. Since 2005, the Beavers have made the NCAA tournament field 12 times and they’ve advanced to Omaha six times. ...

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Formula One: Young drivers pose a triple headache for Mercedes boss

LONDON: Formula One world champions Mercedes may have to rethink their junior programme if young drivers like Frenchman Esteban Ocon are unable to find a race seat, according to team boss Toto Wolff. The sport’s annual game of driver musical chairs is in full swing but Mercedes have a problem, with three of their highly-rated proteges still looking for a ...

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