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Sports Mets' Jacob deGrom lasts one inning in return from DL
Author: 0 Mets' Jacob deGrom lasts one inning in return from DL

Jacob deGrom has not allowed an ER in his last three starts and he has a solid 2.78 ERA in his career against the Phillies. Philadelphia's Aaron Nola (6-1) worked out of a bases-loaded, one-out jam by striking out Wilmer Flores and retiring Michael Conforto on a groundout.

Sports Former Rams and Seahawks coach Chuck Knox has passed away
Author: 0 Former Rams and Seahawks coach Chuck Knox has passed away

Former Seattle Seahawks coach Chuck Knox died after battling a lengthy battle with dementia, KIRO-TV reported . Knox was successful out of the gate as a head coach, going 12-2, 10-4, 12-2, 10-3-1 and 10-4 in his first five seasons with the Rams .

Sports No. 15 Auburn headed to Tallahassee for NCAA Regional
Author: 0 No. 15 Auburn headed to Tallahassee for NCAA Regional

If Arizona were to win its regional it could face UCLA, which earned the No. 3 overall seed, in the super regional for a bid to the Women's College World Series. The two-time Northeast Conference champions enter postseason play riding the nation's longest winning streak at 19 games. They are the only team in Division I with seven players blasting at least six homers, led by senior Madison Cabell's total of 19.

Sports Levante defeat Barcelona to end unbeaten run
Author: 0 Levante defeat Barcelona to end unbeaten run

The Levante fans were still celebrating when two rapid fire goals from Coutinho saw him complete his hat-trick and pull Barca back to 5-3 with just under half an hour remaining. Botaeng grabbed his hat-trick three minutes. "But in a season some matches go your way and some don't". For Levante, this is their eighth win in 10 matches under new coach Paco Lopez, who took charge with the club in danger of relegation but has overseen a remarkable transformation.

Sports Neymar Voted Player Of Season In France
Author: 0 Neymar Voted Player Of Season In France

His PSG teammates Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe were also nominees, along with Marseille's Florian Thauvin. Before picking up his injury, Neymar netted 19 goals and provided 13 assists in the French top flight from just 20 appearances.

Sports Twitter Reacts to Chennai Super Kings' Win Over the Sunrisers
Author: 0 Twitter Reacts to Chennai Super Kings' Win Over the Sunrisers

Rayudu nearly played a second fiddle to Shane Watson in the powerplay overs before taking on Siddarth Kaul in the 7th over where he earned 16 runs and got the momentum going his way. All Dhawan managed was a lob to short fine leg. Chennai reached 53 for no loss at the end of the powerplay, Watson had put 34 runs into his account while Rayudu was batting at 19.

Sports We Are Not Resting Till The Season Is Over - Salah
Author: 0 We Are Not Resting Till The Season Is Over - Salah

When Liverpool host Brighton on Sunday, if the team can at least grab a point, this will reinforce this statement massively. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes he can now enjoy the "perfect" preparation for the Champions League final after Liverpool confirmed their spot in next year's competition with a 4-0 rout of Brighton .

Sports Liverpool, Chelsea fight for Champions League spot
Author: 0 Liverpool, Chelsea fight for Champions League spot

Liverpool are 25 points behind City going into this Sunday's final round of fixtures but they have inflicted defeat on Guardiola's team three times this season, ending their unbeaten league record in January before winning both legs of their Champions League quarter final.

Sports Chelsea charged by FA for half-time incident against Huddersfield
Author: 0 Chelsea charged by FA for half-time incident against Huddersfield

The flashpoint that prompted the charge occurred in first-half injury-time when referee Lee Mason initially signalled for a Chelsea corner before blowing his whistle for half-time as Willian walked across to take the kick. Boss Conte said: "The situation, especially for a place in the Champions League, is not in our hands". "Now we must be focused on the league, to try to finish in the best possible way".

Sports Neil Lennon heads towards Rangers support to celebrate equaliser
Author: 0 Neil Lennon heads towards Rangers support to celebrate equaliser

Meanwhile at Easter Road, hat-trick hero Jamie Maclaren's stoppage-time equaliser denied Rangers a famous comeback triumph in a breathless 5-5 draw. Back on the pitch, Rangers seemingly completed an fantastic comeback in the second-half before Jason Holt was sent off at the death to make it even more nerve-jangling.

Sports Kevin Harvick Scores 5th Win in 12 Races at Kansas Speedway
Author: 0 Kevin Harvick Scores 5th Win in 12 Races at Kansas Speedway

The next race for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will be the Monster Energy All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. You can catch all of the action, starting with prerace coverage at 5pm on WBUT 1050AM. "Just trying to side-drift too hard". The final restart was set up by a dramatic wreck that began when William Byron lost control in Turn 4 on Lap 253.

Sports Chelsea miss out on Champions League
Author: 0 Chelsea miss out on Champions League

One of the few people to understand the unique pressures of life as Chelsea boss is Rafael Benitez, the Newcastle boss who had an interim spell at Stamford Bridge from November 2012 to May 2013. "My only thought is to do my job in the best possible way". To make rotation, it means playing with players like [Alvaro] Morata, Willian and [Andreas] Christensen, players who usually are in the line-up from the start.

Sports David de Gea: 'This has been my best season at Old Trafford'
Author: 0 David de Gea: 'This has been my best season at Old Trafford'

David de Gea's first Golden Glove award is a fair reflection of how dour and defensive-minded Manchester United have become under Jose Mourinho. The Belgian has an opportunity to match that tally by keeping Newcastle United out on the final day of the season.

Sports A Knockout, a Submission, and a Split Decision Earn UFC 224 Bonuses
Author: 0 A Knockout, a Submission, and a Split Decision Earn UFC 224 Bonuses

For the remainder of the opening round, Gastelum was on the defensive, as Souza worked his top game and then went for an armbar. Gastelum stuffed a couple of takedowns. Souza went for a takedown, but ate a knee. Jacare kept pressing forward, hunting with his right hand and even throwing a high kick. Souza landed a knee to the body while in the clinch.

Sports Form Mumbai Indians face resurgent RR as battle for playoff spot continues
Author: 0 Form Mumbai Indians face resurgent RR as battle for playoff spot continues

Mumbai seem to have picked up momentum at the right time, registering three consecutive wins. Apart from Jos Buttler, hardly anyone else has risen to the occasion and batsmen like Rahane and Sanju Samson need return to run scoring ways. Mumbai have set a trend of being poor early season starters and becoming invincible as the tournament nears its end. D'Arcy Short makes a return to the Rajasthan side with Ish Sodhi ruled out due to illness.

Sports Wayne Rooney has not asked to leave Everton yet, says Sam Allardyce
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney has not asked to leave Everton yet, says Sam Allardyce

In this picture, Wayne Rooney of Everton reacts during the Premier League match between Everton and Newcastle United at Goodison Park on April 23, 2018, in Liverpool, England. Allardyce is open to allowing the striker to leave the club at the end of the season and revealed that talks between Rooney and D.C. United have been ongoing but he is yet to inform the club of his decision.

Sports Jays fall to Red Sox as David Price snaps slide
Author: 0 Jays fall to Red Sox as David Price snaps slide

He walked three and struck out six for his first victory since April 17. It was the 10th home run of the season given up by Estrada, tying him for third-most allowed in the majors. Saturday's ballgame was tiresome for Blue Jays fans. The former Blue Jay, who helped Toronto reach the American League Championship Series in 2015, had his last start pushed back and was coming off one of his worst outings of his career, allowing a season-high nine runs against Texas on May 3.

Sports Hamilton ends Vettel's pole run in Spain
Author: 0 Hamilton ends Vettel's pole run in Spain

Hamilton won in Azerbaijan for his first victory of the season, ending a winless run of six races - three from a year ago. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen qualified fourth with the Red Bull pairing of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo lining up fifth and sixth for their first race since they collided in Azerbaijan two weekends ago.

Sports Tigers edge Mariners 4-3 in opener of doubleheader
Author: 0 Tigers edge Mariners 4-3 in opener of doubleheader

John Hicks homered for Detroit (16-22). Gonzales wound up with a no-decision in his last start Saturday, when he allowed four runs and nine hits to the Los Angeles Angels . The Mariners are without manager Scott Servais , who left the team to watch his daughter receive a master's degree at Mississippi. "They're doing all the rubdowns and now we just go day to day".

Sports Klopp Offers Update On Lallana, Can & Gomez
Author: 0 Klopp Offers Update On Lallana, Can & Gomez

A win , however, puts a bit of pressure on Spurs as we could nick third off of them and that'll also give them some excitement going into their final game...meaning they'll probably bottle it. "But as fit as he can be, I would say". "For sure it feels to me like we have improved from last season, even if we had a few results that weren't as good as they could have been".

Sports Arsenal Close To Announcing Wenger's Replacement
Author: 0 Arsenal Close To Announcing Wenger's Replacement

Wenger spoke on a range of topics in front of the assembled press and, answering the question of which result would he change if he could, claimed "the last pain is the biggest one" - referencing his side's Europa League semi final exit to Atletico Madrid last month .

Sports Simpson ties course record for Players lead
Author: 0 Simpson ties course record for Players lead

Despite water here and there, the challenging bunkering and the possibilities for quirky bounces off the many mounds, there were times when Simpson looked like he was just showing off. He'll enter Sunday with an even bigger lead. With a front pin in the bowl, he hit sand wedge and listened to thousands of fans surrounding the green cheer as the ball trickled down the slope to 3 feet for birdie.

Sports Vitor Belfort Gives Emotional Retirement Speech at UFC 224
Author: 0 Vitor Belfort Gives Emotional Retirement Speech at UFC 224

Prior to the fight, Belfort prepared for his impending retirement, as he had given much of his life to the sport of mixed martial arts. Lyoto Machida had other plans at UFC 224 , however. He did land a head kick with a couple of minutes left in the round. Both men were tentative in the early going. Belfort couldn't pick up the win in his final fight, though, as Machida pulled off a flashy finish to get his second win in his last couple of fights.

Sports MMA DFS Playbook: UFC 224 - Nunes vs. Pennington
Author: 0 MMA DFS Playbook: UFC 224 - Nunes vs. Pennington

Here's a look at those bouts and their Sports Interaction UFC odds . She almost beat Holly Holm in the latter's UFC debut and most recently, retired one of the all time greats at 135 pounds, Miesha Tate . Hermansson was able to come from behind to defeat hometown hero Thales Leites in the third round after two excruciating rounds. All three cageside judges scored it 29-28: Guilherme Bravo and Chris Lee for Gastelum, Sal D'Amato for Souza.

Sports Celtics beat Sixers to book spot in East finals
Author: 0 Celtics beat Sixers to book spot in East finals

I think Stevens figures out a way to limit James with his variety of multiple versatile defenders, or at least make him less efficient, and the Celtics beat the Cavaliers in seven games. Secondly, Stevens, who is in fifth season as the Celtics' coach , did not win the award last year, nor has he ever won the coach of the year award recognized by the National Basketball Association, which is given annually by media covering the league.

Sports Stricker shoots a 73 in round three of Players Championship
Author: 0 Stricker shoots a 73 in round three of Players Championship

Woods set career lows for nine and 18 holes and finished at 8-under-par 208. But he made his first mistake at 14 when he caught an bad lie from a wild tee shot and an underwhelming chip resulted in a two-putt bogey. "But if you're off a little bit, you make bogeys or double-bogeys as easy as you can make birdies". "I think I was flawless inside of 12, 15". The pair were still some way off the lead with leader Webb Simpson , who tees off later on Saturday, at 15 under.

Sports Jorge Linares Vs. Vasyl Lomachenko
Author: 0 Jorge Linares Vs. Vasyl Lomachenko

In the night's main event , WBO world super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko moves up in weight to take on WBA super world lightweight titleholder Jorge Linares . A victory would be the biggest yet for Linares in a career turnaround, rising from consecutive stoppage losses in 2011-12 to 13 straight wins. "Now my name is "No Mas Chenko" Lomachenko quipped in the ring after humbling Rigondeaux to improve to 10-1.But Linares , who has showed his resolve in recent bouts against ...

Sports Red Bull duo promise to leave 'few millimetres more'
Author: 0 Red Bull duo promise to leave 'few millimetres more'

Helmut Marko, Red Bull's sporting director and the direct conduit to owner Dietrich Mateschitz, is warier than most of another contretemps on track. More recently, Force India pairing Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez clashed on so many occasions in 2017 that their team threatened to sideline the pair should they attempt to go wheel-to-wheel again, and Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg crashed in both Spain and Austria in 2016 while fighting for the lead.