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Snyder, Ertz could give K-State another winning combo

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Bill Snyder is back on the sideline and Jesse Ertz is back under center, and those two facts alone are enough to make Kansas State a dangerous contender in a wide-open Big 12 this season. The 77-year-old coach underwent treatment for throat cancer this past offseason but hardly missed a day in the office, and he ...

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Cards go home to face Royals after winning two in K.C. (Aug 09, 2017)

The St. Louis Cardinals dominated the first two games of the intrastate rivalry as they have dominated the Royals in Kansas City since interleague play began. The Cardinals outscored the Royals 21-6 in victories Monday and Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis improved to 34-19 in regular-season games played at Kansas City. The series concludes with games Wednesday and Thursday ...

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Crosby would 'love to find out' what winning 3 straight Stanley Cups is like

Why not? That’s the approach Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins are taking to the notion of winning a third straight Stanley Cup in 2018. “I have a pretty good understanding of how hard two is. I can’t imagine what three must be like,” Crosby said Monday, per the <… NHL | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Tigers' winning streak ends at four with 5-2 loss to Orioles

BALTIMORE (AP) — Welington Castillo hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning, Adam Jones and Tim Beckham also hit solo shots, and the Baltimore Orioles beat Detroit 5-2 on Saturday night to end the Tigers’ four-game winning streak. Jonathan Schoop doubled in a run for Baltimore to increase his RBI total to 80, tied for the AL lead. Justin ...

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Rostraver loses Penguins preseason game after winning 'Hockeyville USA' contest

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh Penguins-St. Louis Blues preseason game that was scheduled to be played at Rostraver Ice Garden will instead be held at the Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry Township. The Sept. 24 game was supposed to be a reward for Rostraver winning the Kraft Hockeyville USA contest. <div class="article-… NHL News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Dodgers, Astros redefining starter use — and winning

Why? Because as we saw last October, when the games really begin to matter, the traditional roles go out the window. “Starters” and “relievers” don’t matter nearly so much as “pitchers” do, because it’s simply about getting 27 outs as effectively as possible. More and more, that means starters leaving early and relievers coming in often, rather than having one ...

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The economics of winning

The most fundamental thing that occurs in a market economy, no matter how primitive or how sophisticated, is exchange. Centuries ago, beads, shells, shiny pebbles or deer skins (from which we get the word “buck” as slang for a dollar) were traded for goods or services. Even before that, goods or services were bartered for others to the benefit of… ...

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