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Daily Archives: 22nd September 2018

V-Mart ends career in style with 1st-inning infield single

For Victor Martinez, Saturday couldn’t have been more of a storybook ending. Having previously announced that this would be the final game of his career, the 39-year-old Martinez – who started Saturday’s game at first base, marking his first appearance as a fielder since 2016 – turned on the jets one last time to beat out an infield single in ...

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Rookie Rowdy Tellez continues torrid pace as Jays down Rays

Rowdy Tellez’s two-run home run in the fourth inning helped the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday. Tellez added an RBI double in the eighth, finishing 3 for 4 with three RBI as the Blue Jays (71-84) won for the sixth time in eight outings and improved to 4-5 at home against ...

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Parker explains signing with Hornets: 'When M.J. called, it was over'

All Tony Parker knew for 17 seasons was being a member of the San Antonio Spurs, which is why it came as a shock to many when the veteran elected to finish off his storied career in new surroundings. Parker had his reasons for signing a two-year contract with the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/teams/12" href="https://www.th… NBA | theScore

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Yanks become 6th team with at least 250 HRs

NEW YORK — Aaron Hicks reached the right-field seats at Yankee Stadium for the Bronx Bombers’ 250th home run of the season in the second inning on Saturday afternoon, and they aren’t slowing down in their pursuit of the all-time single-season record. One batter later, Luke Voit followed with his 11th home run as a Yankee, a solo bla… MLB ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Tavares scores 1st goal on home ice as Leafs top Sabres

John Tavares scored his first two goals on home ice with the Maple Leafs as Toronto defeated the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 in pre-season play on Friday night. Ron Hainsey, Pierre Engvall and Chris Mueller also scored for the Leafs. Curtis McElhinney stopped all 20 shots he faced after replacing Garret Sparks, who made nine saves, midway through the second period ...

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Look: Bills' Twitter shows team traveling to Wisconsin for game vs. Vikings

Don’t be surprised if the Buffalo Bills show up late for their game Sunday. The Bills’ Twitter account tweeted a graphic – that has since been deleted – illustrating the team traveling to Minneapolis for their Week 3 showdown with the Minnesota Vikings. There was only one problem – the graphic had Buffalo’s plane landing in Wisconsin. <figcaption class… NFL ...

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