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Granderson homers twice as Jays power past Astros

Toronto’s Randal Grichuk put on a show for hundreds of friends and family that made the trek up to Houston to see him play just his third career game at a ballpark only about 35 miles from his hometown of Rosenberg, Texas. Grichuk hit a two-run homer and made a huge defensive play, helping the Blue Jays beat the Houston ...

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Cruz homers twice, including 465-foot shot

BOSTON — Nelson Cruz hit the longest homer by a Mariner this season in the first inning Friday night at Fenway Park. Then for good measure, he hit another clear out of the stadium. By the fourth inning, Cruz had already cranked out three hits and seven RBIs, with two home runs that combined for 908 feet, per <a href="http://m.mlb.com/video/… ...

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Cruz homers twice, drives in 7 in 1st 4 innings

BOSTON — Just six days after being befuddled by Steven Wright‘s knuckleball in a 1-0 win at Safeco Field, the Mariners unloaded on the Red Sox right-hander in the first inning of Friday’s series opener at Fenway Park. Nelson Cruz led the long-ball charge with a three-run home run projected at 465 feet by <span class="token token-hyp… MLB News Index

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Soto homers twice in Yankee Stadium debut

NEW YORK — The Nationals continue to rave about how impressive rookie Juan Soto has looked since he was promoted to the Majors, and he added another accolade to that list on Wednesday night, homering twice in his first career game at Yankee Stadium. Soto launched an opposite-field, three-run homer in the fourth inning against right-hander … MLB News Index

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Haniger homers twice, shows off arm vs. Halos

SEATTLE — Maybe Mitch Haniger just got tired of watching Mike Trout terrorize the Mariners. While Trout hit a solo homer and made a nice catch to rob Nelson Cruz of a potential extra-base hit at the top of the wall in center field, Haniger one-upped the Ang… MLB News Index

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Four reasons why Tico lightning could strike twice

Costa Rica were surprise quarter-finalists at Brazil 2014 FIFA.com gives four reasons why they could do it again at Russia 2018 Los Ticos play their opening match against Serbia in Samara on 17 June <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-10 col-md-8 col-sm-offset-1 col-md-offset-2 d3-o-article__body-part–text fi-o-article__body-part–text" readability="… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day for traffic offenses

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Romanian police have arrested former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of driving while drunk and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, and then for riding a scooter without a license. Police initially stopped the 71-year-old Nastase early Friday while he was driving his car and said he was visibly drunk. ...

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