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Bailey exits early, Reds' bullpen implodes in 13-9 loss to Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cubs star Kris Bryant exited after being hit in the left hand by a pitch, and lefty Anthony Rizzo wound up playing third base as Chicago beat the Cincinnati Reds 13-9 Tuesday night for their seventh win in nine games. The defending World Series champions moved a season-high 10 games over .500. This victory came with a ...

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Former NASCAR driver Shane Sieg dies at the age of 34

Shane Sieg, older brother of Ryan Sieg, has passed away just days shy of his 35th birthday. Sieg made 70 starts in NASCAR’s national divisions, 68 of which came in the Camping World Truck Series. He scored three top tens between 2003 and 2011, finishing as high as eighth at Milwaukee in 2004. His two other starts — both coming in ...

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F1: Ferrari signs Kimi Raikkonen for 2018, still no word on Sebastian Vettel

FERRARI has confirmed that Kimi Raikkonen will race in red in 2018, with the Finnish driver agreeing a one-year contract extension. It is the third successive year that Raikkonen has signed on for a single season with the Scuderia, though there is still no official confirmation regarding teammate’s Sebastian Vettel’s new deal. Vettel’s current contract expires at the end of ...

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Jon Jones tests positive for steroids

On Tuesday, TMZ reported that UFC 214 champion Jon Jones tested positive for steroids. The report has been confirmed by UFC. The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Jon Jones of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an in-competition sample collected following his weigh-in on July 28, 2017. USADA, the independent administrator ...

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Dave Moody comments on Kyle Busch haters & manipulating pit road speeds

Aug 22, 2017 at 7:05p ET Dave Moody stops by ‘NASCAR Race Hub’ to give his reaction to the hate that Kyle Busch received after his second Bristol trifecta and what NASCAR should do about drivers slow… NASCAR on Yahoo! Sports – News, Scores, Standings, Rumors, Fantasy Games PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ...

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Surging Timbers hope to avoid trap vs. Rapids (Aug 23, 2017)

The Portland Timbers, who are threatening to climb into first place on the Western Conference table, know the situation heading into a midweek visit from the struggling Colorado Rapids on Wednesday. The Rapids are winless in their last six games and are now in a three-way tie for the worst record in the MLS. They parted ways with coach Pablo ...

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Larson: “I had a lot of fun racing with Kyle Busch” at Bristol

For the first time in a long time, the old Bristol Motor Speedway was back. With traction compound added to the bottom lane, and side-by-side racing the order of the day, the .533-mile short track provided a perfect arena for the brightest current and up-and-coming stars to duel for the victory in last Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race. ...

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Don Nichols, 1924-2017

ABOVE: Nichols (at right) with UOP Shadow’s Alan Rees and designer Tony Southgate at the 1973 Spanish Grand Prix. Don Nichols, the American founder of the Shadow Racing team that rose to prominence in Formula 1 and Can-Am during the 1970s – especially with its black-liveried Universal Oil Products (UOP)-backed cars – has died in California at the age of 92. After ...

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StaTuesday: The best (and worst) Badgers preseason rankings

The Associated Press released its preseason Top 25 list for the upcoming season on Monday, and it slotted the Wisconsin Badgers at No. 9 overall. More Badgers coverage It marked the ninth time in program history that the Badgers have been ranked a top-10 team before their first game since the preseason poll’s debut in 1950. Of those eight complete seasons, the ...

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