That's a heck of a win. The crowd of 41,703, many of whom paid outlandish scalpers' prices to witness the end of the World Series drought, had little to cheer about when the Cubs were at the plate. Chicago's Jorge Soler tripled to rightfield in the seventh but Baez grounded out to shortstop to end the threat. When Corey Kluber walks to the mound Saturday night for Game 4 of the World Series at Wrigley Field, it will begin a calculated gamble by the Indians of starting three pitchers on ...
They certainly had their best performance of the season, limiting a Tennessee offense that came into Saturday averaging 448 yards to just 163 overall . "With that being said, we know we can play with anybody". Lucky for him, he's also an Alabama fan. Alabama sniffed it out and ran down the Vols' throats.
Nik Stauskas added 13 points off the bench while Sergio Rodriguez added 12 points with nine assists, but while the Sixers did a good job of holding off the Thunder for three quarters, it was in the fourth quarter where they went cold and were outscored by 34-22.
Trevor Baylis, England coach, heaped praise on all-rounder Ben Stokes and said that the Christchurch-born player can develop into one of the best all-rounders of all time after the latter's match-winning effort against Bangladesh at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong .
England's tense 22-run victory over Bangladesh in Chittagong was a fantastic advert for Test cricket - and for five-day Test cricket. England captain Alastair Cook has insisted that he was always "confident" of beating Bangladesh despite nearly falling to their first ever Test defeat at the hands of the Tigers.
Catch live cricket score of India vs New Zealand here. Times of India had earlier quoted Star India Managing director Sanjay Gupta as saying, "We at Star India are very happy to partner with BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India ) for an iconic brand initiative of "Nayi Soch".
The last match at Indian Captain M S Dhoni's hometown of Ranchi saw India losing to New Zealand by 19 runs. That was just Dhoni fixing the chinks in his own armour. Yes, Dhoni isn't as young as he once was and his powers might have waned, but he is far from finished. Also, the lower order needs to fire and needs to finish the game.
Brock Osweiler, Texans quarterback, drops the ball in return to Denver Orange-clad Broncos fans, seeing red, showered Osweiler with boos every time he lined up under center, and they cranked the volume up to 11 on passing situations. "They made a call and that's what we have to live with". A short pass to the left side from the Texans 33-yard line, and Emmanuel Sanders did the rest.
They missed out continental competition by losing last season's Europa League final to Sevilla. Liverpool have made an excellent start to the season under manager Jurgen Klopp, in what is his first full campaign in English football. "They are so, so enjoyable to watch and they are [involved] in great games". Giggs also feels the departure of captain Steven Gerrard has helped rather than hindered Liverpool .
Claudio Ranieri believes Leicester are due to turn it around after a stretch of poor play, but face a tough Tottenham club. Claudio Ranieri has warned his Leicester players Tottenham will be extra motivated by the hurt of losing last season's title race when the pair clash once more at White Hart Lane.
In Smalling's place, Argentine and former Sporting Lisbon's Marcus Rojo partnered Daley Blind in central defence in the League Cup win against Manchester City. Mourinho has said that his midfield trio's willingness to press higher up the field was a key contributor to the victory, which ensured that Man City are now without a win in their last six games in all competitions.
Manchester United have been dealt a fresh injury concern after Marcus Rashford limped out of last night's 1-0 victory over Manchester City with a thigh injury. That's some fall in status for a playmaker who had 23 goals and 32 assists for Dortmund last season, was the German league's player of the year, and was widely touted as one of the shrewdest Premier League signings of the offseason.
Johnny Wallach was celebrating his eighth birthday Tuesday by seeing the Chicago Cubs play their first World Series game since 1945. "We've been in this situation before, last series, and we've just got to come back and do what we do". He works hard. Every time he picks up a ball, there is intent. "Now that I do know that I felt fine, it's just a matter of using those three days to recover".
Although a win for the Badgers still does not put them in the driver seat for the Big Ten West crown, fans have to like their chances with Nebraska traveling to Columbus next week. Nebraska's biggest turnaround from last season comes in the turnover department, now sitting at a plus-5 turnover margin compared to the minus-12 figure they finished with last season.
Kerber is 1-0 in the Red group of round robin match play along with Simona Halep, who handled Madison Keys 6-2, 6-4 earlier in the day. Halep hopes to make it out of the round robin stages of the WTA Finals for the second time in three appearances.
Pinch-hitter Coco Crisp delivered an RBI single in the seventh off Carl Edwards Jr. The Red Sox wound up sweeping the Cardinals in a World Series that snapped an 86-year title drought - but that also seemed to many in Boston "anticlimactic in some respects", Epstein said.
Andrew Luck finished off the 17th game-winning drive of his career with a seven-yard touchdown pass to sudden star Jack Doyle , and soon thereafter Robert Mathis scooped up a Marcus Mariota fumbled caused by T.Y. Last week against The Niners he saw a nice bump in snaps playing 58% of the plays, catching one of his two targets for 30 yards and a touchdown. T.Y.
Schwarber was one of the stars of the Cubs' 5-1 victory in Game 2 on Wednesday night, contributing a pair of RBI singles, but he is relegated to pinch-hitting duties while the series in Chicago because he hasn't been cleared to play the field following major left knee surgery in April.
OVERTIME1. Semyon Varlamov will be in net for the Avalanche on Friday while Calvin Pickard gets the call the following night against Arizona. 2. The team was rusty as all get-out against a Winnipeg Jets team playing the second night of a back-to-back.
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It was a day that thrilled Republicans eager to change the trajectory of the race, none more so than party nominee Donald Trump. Let's take a listen to what else she had to say. Her campaign chairman, John Podesta , said it was "extraordinary" for the public to see a letter like that so soon before the election. In his letter to Congress, Comey said he had been briefed only Thursday by the investigators.
The Foxes had won their two previous Group G games going into the match at the King Power Stadium, with Riyad Mahrez scoring his third goal in three European appearances to seal the three points. Copenhagen suffered its first loss in any competition since 23 May (AEST), its astonishing unbeaten run eventually coming to an end at 23 games and it is now level with Porto on four points.
If the Jaguars want to stay anxious, they can look at their upcoming schedule: At Kansas City (4-2), vs. Houston (4-3), at Detroit (4-3), at Buffalo (4-3) and home to Denver (5-2) and Minnesota (5-1). Receiver Marqise Lee was flagged for using a racial slur. "The decisions that are made with management are outside of my control as well as the rest of the team", Thomas said .
He had not played in a regulation game since tearing his ACL on April 7 in the Cubs' third game of the regular season. "He called me, says I'm his No. "And then I drive down Clark every day from Downtown, and as you get closer, you see all the venues that support all this, and also the people milling around", said Maddon.
But this season seemed different. "He ran hard", Bills head coach Rex Ryan said of the second-year back. To the right is Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey (51). Now, with or without McCoy, the Bills have perhaps their most important game of the season looming. The team announced their inactives on Sunday, and McCoy was not among them.
The hosts played some impressive cricket during the match, with the Mehedi Hasan, the debutant offspinner, taking 6 for 80 in England's first innings. Bairstow's 95-ball knock, with six fours, helped him become the highest run-scorer as a designated wicketkeeper in a calendar year, eclipsing Andy Flower's 1,045.
Arthur Ting operates on his knee, but the running back is reportedly "expected" to be placed on injured reserve with an eight to 12 week recovery. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Anderson will miss anywhere from two to eight weeks as he recovers from arthroscopic surgery to fix the meniscus in his knee.
Former Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler had a tough night on his return to Mile High Stadium, failing to find open receivers as the Houston Texans lost 27-9. Novak connected on his third and last field goal of the night from 29 yards out making the score 14-9. Darian Stewart punched the ball from running back Alfred Blue's grasp and it popped up.
Burgess's time in the 15-man code infamously saw him deployed in different positions by Bath and England. "It certainly sits that way with me", he said. We'll be looking to kick on from that and improve as a team. Graham said he and Burgess find rumours about their so-called animosity towards one another amusing but acknowledged their friendship does go on hold when they cross the white line.
Whether Anderson has a full or partial tear in the meniscus will be determined during the arthroscopic procedure, and a fix could be made. "But I think he played really well the other night", Kubiak said. "Book's coming along, and we've got a lot of confidence in Kapri, too". Anderson, who wasn't limping after the game, showed up sore Tuesday and the team's medical staff diagnosed a torn meniscus.
Chicago headed home with a 2-1 Series lead after winning Game 3 by a 3-0 score at Detroit's Briggs Stadium behind Claude Passeu's one-hitter. When he landed in OH, he went straight to Progressive Field. "The dynamic athletic movements that are unanticipated in the outfield, your instinct and reaction to balls, that just aren't the case when you're hitting and running the bases, " Epstein said.
It took the Tigers just two plays to capitalize on the Razorback turnover when Truitt busted through the middle of the Arkansas defense to find the end zone 20 yards later. Two games ago, Arkansas offensive coordinator Dan Enos called Alabama a defense without a weakness. Auburn will be able to establish great balance between the running and passing games, and should join its fellow SEC brethren who have piled up both points and yardage on the visitors.
On the other end, the Warriors were led by Stephen Curry and the newly-acquired Kevin Durant . And Durant, who started the game 4-of-4, delighting a crowd that had visions of 3-pointers raining from above, also submitted a glossy stat line, finishing with 27 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, two steals and two blocks.
It sharpens your sword. Toronto played them tough in the conference finals last season, and it appears the two teams are destined to partake in further colossal matchups. He found shooters on kick-outs during some of his drives, but abandoned that plan when the team couldn't convert. A review gave Toronto the ball with.3 seconds remaining but Lowry missed a Hail Mary shot from long range.
That this year's games are surpassing the heights of 2014 even with those pace-of-play rules in place is extraordinary. The Cubs finished off the Dodgers in the NLCS with three straight victories, culminated by a pennant-clinching celebration Saturday following Game 6.
Mominul's first three scoring shots went to the boundary but while he was content to keep things ticking along, Tamim upped the ante as England's bowlers were rocked. Ben Duckett took an aggressive approach to his third Test innings, launching Shakib over long-on for six in the second over, but was caught down the leg-side three balls later.