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Star strikers secure full house for Europe

THE DAY REPLAYED – With the notable exception of the holders, European teams have been faring decidedly well at Russia 2018. Today’s trio of wins for Sweden, Belgium and England ensured that, of the 13 matches they have been involved in thus far, teams from the Old Continent have lost just one. Harry Kane’s late winner against Tunisia boosted the ...

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Oregon State star Heimlich, who pleaded guilty to molestation, goes undrafted

The 2018 MLB Draft has concluded without Luke Heimlich’s name being called among the 1,214 picks. The star pitcher at Oregon State pleaded guilty to molesting his niece when he was 15 and she was 6. He later denied doing what he admitted to. “I always denied anything ever happened,” he told the New York Times in May. “Even after ...

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Athletics select Oklahoma 2-sport star Kyler Murray No. 9 overall

With the ninth pick in the 2018 MLB amateur draft, the Oakland Athletics selected Kyler Murray, a two-sport star from the University of Oklahoma. Murray is a highly touted outfielder with first-round talent on the diamond, and he’s also a quarterback for the Sooners who backed up Heisma… MLB | theScore

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Draft Buzz: 2-sport star Murray could be lured

Leading up to when the first pick by the Detroit Tigers is announced by Commissioner Rob Manfred shortly after 7 p.m. ET on Monday, Jim Callis and Jonathan Mayo will be working the phones, texting and emailing decision-makers in the scouting industry. Along the way, they hear a lot of rumors, buzz and talk of guys with helium and guys ...

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