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Manziel better in 2nd start, but Alouettes lose

12:45 AM ET ESPN News Services OTTAWA, Ontario — Johnny Manziel eliminated the interceptions but couldn’t generate enough offense for the Montreal Alouettes in a 24-17 loss to the Ottawa Redblacks on Saturday night. After throwing four first-half interceptions last week in his Montreal debut, Manziel was 16-of-26 for 168 yards without an interception. He also ran three times for ...

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Who did it better: Laureano or Cespedes?

On Saturday, Oakland Athletics outfielder Ramon Laureano supplied baseball with a play-of-the-year candidate when he made a running catch and then unleashed a 321-foot throw from the warning track in left-center field to first base for a double play against the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/t… MLB | theScore

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Five hitters who might have deserved better

Were you to look at Jackie Bradley Jr.‘s traditional stat line, you’d probably say he’s having a poor year. He’s hitting just .215, with a .300 on-base percentage and a .363 slugging percentage, and every single one of those numbers are below the Major League non-pitcher averages of .252/.323/.417. Put that all together, and it says that <a href=… MLB ...

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Embiid not focused on recruiting stars: 'I want to be better than those guys'

The Philadelphia 76ers couldn’t land any of the big fish available during free agency despite an abundance of cap space and a young team that finished with 52 wins last season. Instead, they’ll enter the year with the same core, led by a healthy and rejuvenated <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/players/31932" href="https://www.thes… NBA | theScore

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Pocono results showed Hendrick Motorsports is “better as a whole”

After an impressive run at New Hampshire last week, which included his first stage win of the season, HMS driver Chase Elliott said he hoped the organization was improving and the run wasn’t the result of “dumb luck.” Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway should allay Elliott’s concerns. For the first time this season, three HMS ...

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Pocono results showed Hendrick Motorsports is “better as a whole”

It’s becoming increasingly clear Hendrick Motorsports is turning a corner on its performance and it’s much more than “dumb luck.” After an impressive run at New Hampshire last week, which included his first stage win of the season, HMS driver Chase Elliott said he hoped the organization was improving and the run wasn’t the result of “dumb luck.” Sunday’s Monster ...

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