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Author: 0 Brewers turn to Chacin for tiebreaker against Cubs

So of course, it's going to extra innings. All four teams are in the postseason, which officially gets underway on Tuesday with the National League Wild Card game. The left-hander is 6-2 with a 1.60 ERA in 10 starts against Milwaukee. He has 109 RBIs, two behind leader Javier Baez of the Cubs, and Yelich's 36 home runs are one behind Nolan Arenado of the Rockies.

Author: 0 Ryder Cup 2018: Francesco Molinari clinches for Europe

It does it through emotion, in a world of deep-cast statistical analysis and cold science, in a sport which is meant to be about staying detached from anything but the process and the proficiency. Reed has accused Spieth of being the driving force behind the break-up of a partnership that had lost only once in eight previous matches. Every one of the team apart from Thomas, who was America's top points scorer with four, opted not to play in this year's French Open on the same course with a ...

Sports Spectator struck at Ryder Cup loses sight in eye
Author: 0 Spectator struck at Ryder Cup loses sight in eye

Remande said she downplayed the incident so that the golfer "would stay concentrated". Remande, who had travelled from Egypt to attend the tournament, also criticised the tournament organisers for "not making contact" with her following the incident.

Sports Nigeria Loses Narrowly to Canada, Finishes Eighth
Author: 0 Nigeria Loses Narrowly to Canada, Finishes Eighth

Team USA defeated Australia 73-56 on Sunday in the championship game of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup in Tenerife, Spain. Atonye Nyingifa led Nigeria with 17 points and Evelyn Akhator had 13 points and 11 rebounds. Despite the loss, Nigeria had already made history, becoming the first African team into the World Cup quarterfinals. The U.S. will face Australia for the gold medal on Sunday night.

Sports Jose Mourinho tells players the real reason they lost to West Ham
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho tells players the real reason they lost to West Ham

But the Portuguese would not confirm or deny whether Zidane has been in touch about the United job. "That was the type of strike you would see from Cristiano Ronaldo". The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email. Both of those strikes came away from home, as did 20 of his other PL goals for Liverpool - meaning Sturridge is nearly as likely to net on the road as he is at Anfield.

Sports Alexis Sanchez regrets joining Manchester United after snubbing neighbours City
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez regrets joining Manchester United after snubbing neighbours City

United are now on a three-match winless run and Rodrigo said: "It's a team that's not used to going through situations like this, but also the way they're made up, they've got some great players, first-class players". "They're not used to going through a hard situation, but I think that's part of the career of a footballer". "I'm not asking you who did you speak to this morning or your last phone call".

Sports Judge denies parent’s request for teen to play on junior varsity team
Author: 0 Judge denies parent’s request for teen to play on junior varsity team

The woman's attorney said the issue is age and sex discrimination. That's apparently not the case for the girls program , which allows juniors to continue competing on the junior varsity stage. The mother of an unnamed Ladue junior who did not make the varsity cut does not think that's fair. They first appealed the coach's decision to district administrators and the superintendent, both of whom sided with the coach; they then complained to the Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights, ...

Sports Let's not lie, my goal was better than Salah's: Ronaldo
Author: 0 Let's not lie, my goal was better than Salah's: Ronaldo

But my goal should have been there, against LAFC, or you have my 500 goals, but let's see. Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo believes his overhead kick from which he scored for Real Madrid against his current team Juventus last season was not only better than Mohamed Salah's goal that eventually was voted the Federation Internationale de Football Association goal of the year award, but is the best goal.

Sports Matic rallies Man United team-mates
Author: 0 Matic rallies Man United team-mates

The most important thing is tomorrow's game, what happens in it and achieving a positive result". Mourinho has spent 18 intense years working in the pressure pit of elite club level management, and should the opportunity arise he may fancy having a stab at life in the worldwide arena, with Portugal bidding to defend their European Championship crown in two years time.

Sports Packers put together complete effort in win over Bills
Author: 0 Packers put together complete effort in win over Bills

However, the Packers should have won by more than 22 points. The offense didn't look great, but that's to be expected from time to time . On defense, the Packers were able to take advantage of the Bills porous offensive line and make them into a one-dimensional offensive unit by forcing Josh Allen into many hurried and forced throws.

Sports NL Central tiebreaker game set for Monday
Author: 0 NL Central tiebreaker game set for Monday

Two of the teams to win a one-game tiebreaker prior to the wild-card era went on to win the World Series, but the 1978 Yankees had to win only one series before the World Series, and the 1948 Indians moved right to the World Series after beating the Red Sox for the AL pennant.

Sports China star Wang's Wuhan Open run ends in heartbreak
Author: 0 China star Wang's Wuhan Open run ends in heartbreak

Sabalenka beat 16th seed Barty 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 in the second semi-final on Friday. Elsewhere Monica Puig of Puerto Rico, the reigining Olympic champion, beat Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 7-6, 7-5. Sabalenka, one of the tournament's most impressive players, stands in Kontaveit's way. After a tight first set, Sabalenka broke serve early in the second and was able to keep Cibulkova at arm's length for the remainder of the match, with five aces helping her cause.

Sports Jurgen Klopp's trust in Daniel Sturridge for Liverpool is paying off
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp's trust in Daniel Sturridge for Liverpool is paying off

Chelsea will struggle to compete for titles if Eden Hazard's team-mates do not improve their goal scoring, according to former Blues defender Frank Sinclair. Speaking to Liverpool's official website, Robertson said that the league encounter will be a "completely different game". "He's got 67 goals in 140 games for Liverpool - there are not many strikers with a better strike rate, and he's not first choice".

Sports Ask him, he wrote it! - Mourinho brushes off Zidane reports
Author: 0 Ask him, he wrote it! - Mourinho brushes off Zidane reports

The past two seasons have seen United stabilise to a certain extent, as they finished 6th and second respectively under the Portuguese tactician, while securing the Carabao Cup and the UEFA Europa League as well. Talk in the dressing room doesn't mean anything. "Mourinho is wasting so much energy on proving he is top dog off the pitch that performances are suffering on it", the former-England man continued.

Sports Injured Seahawks Player Flips Off His Own Team
Author: 0 Injured Seahawks Player Flips Off His Own Team

Earl Thomas was one piece of the legendary Legion of Boom, but it looks like his time with the Seahawks has come to an end. It was what he did following the injury that made most of the headlines, however. I've always loved him", Carroll stated after the game. Thomas was playing for Seattle despite a contract dispute over the final year of his contract with the Seahawks.

Author: 0 Ryder Cup: Francesco Molinari sets incredible new record after Ryder Cup victory

Chimenti added: "A player who wins everything in the Ryder Cup for three consecutive days must be considered among the most important athletes not only in Italian but world sport". Rahm , otherwise known as "Rambo" defeated Woods 2&1 to leave the American icon pointless from the entire event. However in the four subsequent sessions, only one trailer at halfway went on to win (Thomas in singles).

Sports How to watch Dolphins vs. Patriots
Author: 0 How to watch Dolphins vs. Patriots

Newcomer Josh Gordon chipped in with a pair of catches in limited duty, both of which converted third downs. This was another week that didn't really feature many significant plays in the kicking game but a poor performance by Dolphins punter Matt Haack was tough to overlook.

Sports Leno set for Arsenal starts as Emery issues Cech injury update
Author: 0 Leno set for Arsenal starts as Emery issues Cech injury update

ARSENAL overcame their "first half nerves" to seal their seventh win on the spin in all competitions with a 2-0 victory over Watford . "Our moments arrived in the second half and we showed efficiency to score". Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how Nigerian global Alex Iwobi agreed a new long-term deal with Premier League campaigners Arsenal . But Hornets boss Javi Gracia rightly felt his side had been unlucky not to emerge with at least a draw.

Author: 0 Thomas appears to give finger to Seahawks' sideline after broken leg

A holdout through the preseason, Thomas has expressed concern about playing through the end of his contract with no long-term security. Thomas suffered a lower body injury, and as he was carted off the field, he directed a one-fingered bit of invective in the direction of his own sideline.

Sports Rockies win 12-0, force game against Dodgers for division title
Author: 0 Rockies win 12-0, force game against Dodgers for division title

Turner only started 158 games, but he came off the bench in the four other contests. The Rockies pounded Washington 12-0 on Sunday and Los Angeles routed San Francisco 15-0. "All the teams in the playoffs are really good". So it's perhaps not surprising that after five innings, Colorado holds a commanding 7-0 lead. Chicago will call on left-hander Jose Quintana (13-11, 4.09), who is 6-2 with a 1.60 ERA in 10 starts against Milwaukee.

Sports Cubs force NL Central tiebreaker game
Author: 0 Cubs force NL Central tiebreaker game

CDT tomorrow, October 1, at the Wrigley Field Ticket Office located on Clark Street, just north of the Marquee", according to the Cubs media release. If those are the results on Sunday then the Rockies win the division and the Dodgers travel to either Chicago or Milwaukee for Tuesday's Wild Card game.

Sports Ashley Young says Manchester United must bounce back quickly for Valencia clash
Author: 0 Ashley Young says Manchester United must bounce back quickly for Valencia clash

Mourinho blamed the officials for West Ham's first and third goals, saying the opener should have been flagged offside and the move that led to the Arnautovic goal included a foul on Rashford. I want to thank all of you who support us during these tough times. West Ham went further in front just before the break after a stroke of good fortune, with Andriy Yarmolenko's shot deflecting off Victor Lindelof for an own goal.

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Author: 0 "Moliwood-Mania" Continues As Team Europe Share Post Victory Video

The top five ranked players on the US side - all in the world top 10 - combined for a record of 10-15-1. He will go up against Jon Rahm in the fourth singles match. A US comeback would have tied the biggest in Ryder Cup play, equaling the four-point American rally in 1999, and would have been the first by the Americans on European soil since 1993.

Sports Murray ends season after Shenzhen quarter-final loss AFP, Beijing
Author: 0 Murray ends season after Shenzhen quarter-final loss AFP, Beijing

Murray, ranked 311st in the world, previously said that Beijing would be his final tournament this season and he is carefully managing his schedule following his operation in order to get the most out of his creaking body. The 31-year-old Scot has dropped to 311 in the world after nearly a year out following a hip operation. "He was hitting it from the back of the court and didn't make too many mistakes so he definitely deserved the second set", Murray said after his defeat.

Sports Dani Carvajal rips into Atletico Madrid after draw
Author: 0 Dani Carvajal rips into Atletico Madrid after draw

He has already enjoyed a number of starts and he is a regular substitute if Lopetegui does start him on the bench. Bale did not come out for the second half at the Bernabéu after looking one of Real's more lively players during the first half.

Sports This Potential Le’Veon Bell Trade Is Now Off The Table
Author: 0 This Potential Le’Veon Bell Trade Is Now Off The Table

CBS had reported earlier today that the Steelers would be interested in swapping Bell for Seahawks' star defensive back Earl Thomas . Le'Veon Bell hasn't been on the field, with or without Ben Roethlisberger, this season. The Nov. 13 deadline for Bell to sign his tender falls during Week 11 when Pittsburgh is scheduled to visit the Jaguars. Bell, while one of the NFL's best running backs, would be a one-year rental, and there's no guarantee he'd want to re-sign with the 49ers, who ...

Sports Tiebreakers to Decide NL Central, NL West
Author: 0 Tiebreakers to Decide NL Central, NL West

The victor will not only win the NL Central, but will secure the best record in the National League . Los Angles beat the Giants 15-0, while the Rockies moved past the Nationals 12-0. All the chaos scenarios led to the Game 163 the Cubs deserved after an up-and-down season and the Milwaukee Brewers earned with their September surge.

Sports I'm one of the reasons we lost Ryder Cup, says Tiger Woods
Author: 0 I'm one of the reasons we lost Ryder Cup, says Tiger Woods

Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarn golf courses in Scotland. Third-ranked Brooks Koepka, this year's US Open and PGA Championship victor, halved with England's Paul Casey in a match neither led by more than 1-up. Webb Simpson beat Justin Rose 3 and 2 and USA rookie Tony Finau ripped Tommy Fleetwood apart 6 and 4, ending the Englishman's bid to match Molinari's 5-for-5 feat, while third-ranked Brooks Koepka halved with England's Paul Casey.

Sports Red Sox finish 108-54; postseason up next
Author: 0 Red Sox finish 108-54; postseason up next

Whether the Red Sox fan meant to hit Stanton or not, Fenway Park security later told ESPN that the fan was ejected. "The success of Fenway Park as a year-round venue has paved the way for this project, which will ensure the Lansdowne Street area remains a true entertainment district in Boston", FSG Chairman Tom Werner said in a statement.

Sports Pogba can't help Man United win on his own - Deschamps
Author: 0 Pogba can't help Man United win on his own - Deschamps

All eyes at the London Stadium were on Pogba after the French World Cup victor was stripped of the vice-captaincy before a League Cup defeat to Championship side Derby. Mourinho was also displeased with what he deemed one offside goal, an unlucky own goal, and a third goal in which he believed there was a West Ham foul in the build-up.

Author: 0 Ryder Cup results: Europe wins over USA today to reclaim title

Mickelson would sit the rest of the week until singles, and Woods might as well have. The final score of this 42 Ryder Cup was 17 ½ to 10 ½ - an even more lopsided margin of victory than their rout four years ago at Gleneagles, the unmitigated disaster that supposedly set in motion the process to end all of this USA misery.

Author: 0 Europe finishes off dominant week to win back Ryder Cup

The Ryder Cup did not go well for Woods (or numerous other Americans, either). "Thomas wants to be involved in everything", said Scott Crockett, the European Tour's media communications director who has worked closely with Bjorn since he was appointed Ryder Cup captain.

Sports Winston returns to work; Bucs not saying if he's starter
Author: 0 Winston returns to work; Bucs not saying if he's starter

We're glad to have him. [It's] a short week. "He told me he was ready to go". "We are blessed. I think we have three good quarterbacks on our roster right now. "We did it right at the airport, right when we land", Haden said. "We can't turn the ball over". "It's about the team's success", he told reporters ( via Pro Football Talk ).

Author: 0 US can't pull off comeback, Europe wins Ryder Cup

What a joy it would be to see him and Poulter paired off in the Sunday singles. But Furyk said Mickelson is still an asset to the team, even when he's not playing. Poulter held his nerve over a six-footer on the sixth after Spieth's attractive approach to within a few feet had opened the door for the Americans, and then produced a characteristic slice of Poulter Ryder Cup magic with a sensational putt from right across the seventh green to put Europe up for the first time.