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Daily Archives: 6th October 2018

Marwin's 4-for-4 day, Bregman's HR jolt Astros

HOUSTON — Left-hander Andrew Miller entered Game 2 of the American League Division Series in relief of Carlos Carrasco in the sixth inning intending to turn the switch-hitting Marwin Gonzalez around to the right side of the plate, and perhaps induce a double-play… MLB News Index

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F1 – Hamilton on pole in Japan as Vettel hits trouble and qualifies ninth

F1 – 2018 Japanese Grand Prix – Qualifying  Mercedes Lewis Hamilton took his eighth pole position of the season at Suzuka and the 80th of his career, while title rival Sebastian Vettel faces a ninth-place race start after a troubled final segment of qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix. Valtteri Bottas will start alongside Hamilton in the second Mercedes, while ...

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Blue Jays acquire pitcher Merryweather from Cleveland to complete Donaldson trade

The Toronto Blue Jays acquired right-hander Julian Merryweather from Cleveland on Friday to complete the Aug. 31 trade that sent veteran third baseman Josh Donaldson to Cleveland. Since the deal was finalized before Sept. 1, Donaldson is eligible to play in the post-season. Merryweather, the player to be named later in the trade, was 7-9 with a 5.32 earned-run average ...

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Earl Thomas fined $13K for giving finger to Seahawks' sideline

Seattle Seahawks star safety Earl Thomas has been fined $ 13,369 by the NFL for giving the middle finger to his team’s sideline while he was being carted off the field, according to <a href="https://www.seattletimes.com/sports/seahawks/seahawk-earl-thomas-fined-13369-for-obscene-gesture-against-a… NFL | theScore

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Price seeks redemption in 10th playoff start

BOSTON — In case you haven’t heard, David Price has never won a postseason start in his otherwise illustrious career. The lefty, who can change that narrative with a big performance in Saturday’s Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Yankees, disarmed the media by having some fun at his news conference on Friday. <a class="article-item__gameday-… MLB ...

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Streaking Brewers take 2-0 NLDS lead over frustrated Rockies

It turns out there is way more to the Milwaukee Brewers than just Christian Yelich. The rest of this Brew Crew can play, too. Especially those guys in that loaded bullpen. Jhoulys Chacin pitched five sparkling innings on short rest, Mike Moustakas contributed two more big hits and the Brewers blanked the Colorado Rockies 4-0 Friday to take a 2-0 lead in their NL Division Series. While ...

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Jimmie Johnson: “My desire to win has never been stronger”

Despite being in a situation where he was virtually assumed to advance to the second round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, Johnson instead chose to risk it in an attempt to win last weekend’s Bank of America 400 in a final turn showdown with Martin Truex Jr. Johnson ended up locking his brakes, spun and backed into ...

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