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Wild walk-off cuts A's magic number to 1

OAKLAND — The A’s magic number is down to one. They practiced celebrating ahead of time following yet another walk-off victory over the Twins on Saturday evening, a 3-2 affair that ended when a bases-loaded wild pitch skipped past Matt Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning, allowing Stephen Piscotty to score under the watch of right-hander… MLB News ...

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UFC 229: Get set for a wild (Conor McGregor) ride in Las Vegas

NEW YORK (AP) — Conor McGregor bellied up to his makeshift bar, plopped his dress shoes on the table and took a swig of his own Irish whiskey. Take a shot for every profanity belched out by the returning star? You’d be toast. But UFC can raise a glass to the return of the most loquacious, dangerous and biggest money-making star in ...

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NASCAR playoffs intensify after wild opener at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada – All but a couple of the 16 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff contenders had to rally from “issues” in Sunday’s playoff opener. There were spins, flat tires, pit road penalties, collisions and wall contact. It was Las Vegas Motor Speedway after all — a 1.5-mile track to start the championship run in a city home ...

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Giants could play spoiler in wild card and National League playoff pictures

Coming off a 98-loss season in 2017, the Giants behaved like contenders this past offseason. Given their baseline that seemed like a strange decision, but given their preternatural reluctance to rebuild it didn’t seem strange at all.  For a while, it looked like it might work. On July 1, they were five games over .500, and as recently as… ...

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