In the short term, he will pinch hit, with the Cubs gladly taking any contribution from a phenom who was supposed to be lost for the year. It's been a combined 176 years since the Cubs or Cleveland have won a World Series. For Schwarber to play the outfield, the Cubs' medical staff will have to evaluate his ability to move laterally, something that is not fully required on the basepaths.
Dyche added that the return of Andre Gray, who was banned for four games for homophobic comments he made on social media, added to Burnley's strength in depth. City captain Vincent Kompany, one of only two players to keep his place from Sunday's 1-1 draw against Southampton, was substituted at half-time. "It's not the first time big players have been brought in and struggled - Angel di Maria was the most expensive mistake".
Music blared louder than normal in the San Diego Chargers' locker room, and there was a sense of relief Thursday night after a victory over the Denver Broncos. The Broncos, on the other hand, lost for the second straight time after opening the season with four straight victories. The Chargers got 94 rushing yards from Melvin Gordon and 178 passing yards and a touchdown from Philip Rivers.
At close Jermaine Blackwood was on 41 alongside Roston Chase 17 as they put up an unbroken 47-run stand for the fifth wicket. Yasir Shah took four wickets in the first inning and six wickets in the second inning in the second test match. Resuming at 114-1 Pakistan were unable to score quick runs as West Indian captain Jason Holder kept a tight field, with only five boundaries in the session.
I think the folks will be jacked up about the win tonight. "It's the finest venue there is in professional sports and maybe in all of sports". The Chicago Cubs and Cleveland are scheduled to square off in Game 2 of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field in Cleveland , Ohio on Wednesday night.
Guardiola's side are also trailing Barcelona by five points in their Champions League group after three games. There will be serious reasons for concern, though, if Guardiola's lengthening wait for a victory is not ended at The Hawthorns.
Why is it OK to call a team the Cleveland Indians? Jilesen told the judge, calling the team name and logo racist and against Ontarios human rights code. The defense argued that games will not be aired in China, so how could Cardinal personally suffer from racial discrimination if he couldn't even access the broadcasts.
Manchester United left back, Luke Shaw is determined to step up and prove his worth to coach Jose Mourinho. The 21-year-old was omitted from the starting line-up for United's 4-0 defeat against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last weekend and the defender has now admitted that he is looking to use the frustration to stake a claim for a start in the coming weeks.
Although the whole day is available, it is likely the contest will be concluded within the first session as Bangladesh eye 33 runs to win and England two wickets. Stokes struck with the first ball of the fourth over of the day, making a successful review for an lbw decision against Taijul Islam . Kayes, who hit six fours in his 61-ball innings, looked settled until he top-edged a sweep to Joe Root at slip.
The moment itself, though, was nothing short of incredible. "I thought our guys really controlled their emotions", Lue said. It was a great day for Cleveland fans everywhere as they finally watched a Championship banner go up at the Quicken Loans arena.
His shaky first-half, in which he struggled to cope with Jesus Navas' raw speed, was clearly addressed by Mourinho at half time, and it paid dividends. Given Eric Bailly now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines after picking up a serious knee injury, United will have to be careful in January though to avoid a scenario of being left short at the back for the remainder of the campaign.
Majority shareholder Stan Kroenke presented Wenger with a special plaque for his 20 years in charge. In keeping with the mood he opened his speech with a joke, saying: "Yes, it's 20 years". "Our challenge is to compete for everything because I believe we have a squad that is more mature and better equipped to cope with all the challenges we have.
Just days after benching him, the New York Jets had to turn to quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick to save the day after starting quarterback Geno Smith got hurt on Sunday. "I felt good; my arm felt great". Hackenberg was taken in the second-round of this year's draft, but like Petty, was not viewed as someone that would be ready to play this season.
The Wallabies nevertheless showed vast improvement after 42-8 and 29-9 losses to the world champions in the Bledisloe Cup clashes in Sydney and Wellington. Julian Savea of the All Blacks runs in for a try. Reserves: Codie Taylor, Wyatt Crockett, Charlie Faumuina, Liam Squire, Ardie Savea, Tawera Kerr-Barlow, Aaron Cruden, Malakai Fekitoa.
Instead, Schwarber will be limited to pinch-hitting duties over the next three games at Wrigley Field. "It was a long shot at the most", he said . He says: "There was too much risk". I think the folks will be jacked up about the win tonight. "I just wasn't sharp for whatever reason", Bauer said. If he had been cleared, Schwarber would have started in left field, freeing hot-hitting Ben Zobrist to move to right and help solve the Cubs' production gap from that spot.
Murray is questionable to return to Thursday's game after leaving due to a foot injury, Jim Wyatt of Titans Online reports. He later returned to the field during the third quarter. Really, I thought if I could just get out there and give him the back, he could score. Bortles responded by throwing for 337 yards with three touchdowns, but most of those yards came with the Titans playing prevent defense.
Are you sensing a big game for your passing attack? The Falcons (4-3) are coming off their second straight loss, a 33-30 setback to lowly San Diego that had the feel of a game Atlanta totally gave away. He decides he's gonna hold a press conference and the Packers say, 'Okay. Randall won't be among them, although he enjoyed a game of semantics with a couple of reporters Tuesday after ESPN.com broke the news that Randall had undergone surgery in Philadelphia over the weekend for the ...
Both will run behind a revamped offensive line that returned only one starter (center Joe Berger) at the same spot as in 2015. The reaction to the Vikings' 21-10 loss at Philadelphia makes it hard to remember that the team is 5-1 and tied atop the NFC with Dallas, and only a half-game worse than the Patriots' league-leading 6-1 record.
With a young core built around Auston Matthews , Toronto looks like an emerging team that's trying to emulate what the young Blackhawks did years ago when they were in a similar stage of their rebuild. Rookie Tyler Motte also scored for Chicago. First there was rookie sensation Auston Matthews scoring four goals in his National Hockey League debut and the team still finding a way to lose the game.
We were ready to fight but when you can play better, you have to. "I'm sure over the next few weeks or couple of months we will have our way of playing, and it will be the manager's way of playing". With Tuesday's draw, Liverpool lost an opportunity to join Manchester City at the top of the league table and are now placed fourth with 17 points from eight games while United are seventh with 14 points.
The 27-year-old was included in the initial 20-man squad by Mourinho against City and was seen arriving with his teammates at The Lowry Hotel as United continued preparations on Wednesday afternoon. It was a massive game for us, a derby, and it's always hard to play against Manchester City as they play very good football. "We gave everything and at the moment, we are not getting what we deserve".
The last time Leicester walked out onto the Stamford Bridge pitch, they were given a guard of honour by Chelsea's players to mark the culmination of their astonishing title triumph. However, much of Chelsea's success in stifling the visitors came courtesy of their wing-backs. But Ranieri says that was the right move, given the importance of Europe's elite club competition to Leicester.
Durant hit 11 of 18 shots en route to 27 points and Stephen Curry totalled 26 points for the Warriors, who won an NBA-record 73 games last season, and did not take their first loss until Dec 12 previous year, after a 24-game winning streak to open the season.
The visiting Spurs would undoubtedly have had several more gimmes if not for the numerous wide-open jumpers that were available. The Spurs won't always be as sharp as they were in their season opener, and the Warriors will likely be on the other end of blowouts soon enough.
Son Heung-min and Janssen have been used as the farthest man forward in Kane's absence, with the results mixed on both counts. He moved here by himself. He said: "That's the attitude we have to have". Leicester, who have made a sluggish start to their title defence , will face Spurs in a 3 o'clock kick off at White Hart Lane.
Frederik Andersen #31 of the Toronto Maple Leafs checks the clock during the second period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Air Canada Centre on October 25, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. "It wasn't too painful or anything like that". "I'll try to bring some speed and play the way I've been playing". Teammate Brian Boyle then appeared to pick his teeth up on the ice.
While this is a setback for the Cubs on paper, they still won an MLB-best 103 games during the regular season and reached the World Series largely without Schwarber's presence on the field. If the series shifts back to Cleveland, he again can serve as the designated hitter. It's just the competitor inside of me. "Tomorrow's going to be unbelievable", Cleveland slugger Mike Napoli said.
I think it was a more frustrated reaction from the player. Along with rivals Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal are unbeaten on their road travels in the league, but Wenger urged caution against bottom-placed Sunderland, whom he believes are better than current form suggests.
Marco Asensio and Alvaro Morata scored two goals each to virtually guarantee Madrid a spot in the round of 16. Kroos did prove his worth as it was his free-kick that Zuiverloon turned into his own net and a first-half strike off the bar.
After adding a field goal before the half the Titans were on cruise control with a 27-0 lead headed into the locker room. He came in leading the AFC with 633 yards rushing. Mariota's best throw of the night might have been the 36-yard teardrop to Kendall Wright for a touchdown, recognizing that he had a busted coverage that must be exploited.
The lead Cleveland built in the third quarter was sustained and added to in the fourth quarter as the Cavs bench outscored the Knicks bench in route to a 117-88 opening night victory. "That third quarter, until we took that foul, Sasha had that one foul, we only had one foul". The cold, hard fact is that the way Jeff Hornaceck's group performed in their first real night on the job wouldn't have gotten it done against just about any National Basketball Association opponent.
In-form Walcott and left-back Monreal have been ever-presents in Wenger's top-flight starting lineups so far in 2016-17, while playmaker Cazorla has missed just one Premier League game this season. Wenger's side will head to the Stadium of Light level on points with Manchester City and Liverpool and unbeaten in 13 games in all competitions since the opening day of the season.
The Warriors were outrebounded 55-35 and 21-8 on offensive boards in the loss. It's a disappointing season starter for the Warriors , who is no doubt looking to wipe the finals series loss to LeBron James' Cleveland Cavs from its memory with a 2017 title.
He said: "It doesn't make you feel like the best husband and father in the world leaving only 18 hours after the birth but we are here now and you have to get stuck in". "His commitment to developing Kentish cricket talent is shown by the core of homegrown players now at the heart of our professional squad ". [We will have to see] whether we change our gameplan a little bit and be slightly more defensive and wait for them to come to us.
The floodlights of the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium were not enough to sustain the high drama unfolding in the port city as debutant Sabbir Rahman , batting on 59, and tailender Taijul Islam defied the visitors with all the resilience they could muster.