The Major League Baseball veteran is no stranger to the postseason, and he's already proven this October that he still can come up with a clutch hit . It also gave Cleveland a 2-1 advantage in the best-of-seven-game series. "It's something you can't normally do during the season without beating somebody up too badly", Maddon said.
Read ahead for our staff predictions of the outcome. The New York Jets rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit on the road for a 31-28 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday in Cleveland . McCown, who returns from a broken collarbone to start Sunday after missing six games, has connected with some of the alumni in his two years in town.
Though Manchester United under Jose Mourinho are now struggling with their recent form after a 0-4 humiliation to Antonio Conte's Chelsea at Stamford Bridge and a tiresome draw against rivals Liverpool at Anfield, Ferguson still thinks they can make it at the end of the season.
But in all, the Patriots tight end was relatively serious after breaking the Patriots' franchise record for most career touchdowns. The Patriots improve to 7-1 on the season and will have their bye week coming up. It is the 25th career four-touchdown performance by Brady . New England Patriots' Chris Hogan (15) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Oct.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche saluted Heaton's display. October started with Stoke arriving at Old Trafford and leaving with a fortuitous point, with Jose Mourinho's side boasting 67 per cent possession and getting away 24 shots. "We have to say that we have one of the best strikers in the world and his attitude, his character, is top". They have slumped to eighth place after winning just one of their last seven league games, and have just 15 points from their opening 10 matches.
First round co-leader Derek Fathauer , James Hahn and Hideki Matsuyama are a further shot adrift at the $7 million event but with the rest of the field six or more strokes further back, the victor is likely to come from the top six on the leaderboard .
Comey has written that he was informed of the development Thursday, and he sent a letter to legislators the next day letting them know that he thought the team should take "appropriate investigative steps created to allow investigators to review these emails".
Also, none of the emails were to or from Clinton, the official said . "It's pretty odd to put something like that out with such little information right before an election", Clinton told supporters in Daytona Beach, Florida, where the crowd booed at the mention of Comey's letter.
However, not every Chicagoan has "Cubs Fever". ParqEx, a Chicago parking app that lets people rent their own parking spaces ( think Airbnb, but for parking ), gives commuting Cubs fans another option for nearby parking-but don't expect a discount.
If Kerber's semi-final showing was about the head game and having it all together, Cibulkova showed heart in her come-from-behind win against Kuznetsova. I was just so emotional, so happy. "She is very strong woman and she can really play tennis". Muguruza carried the momentum into the decider, breaking immediately and staving off seven break points as Kuznetsova ran out of steam and her opponent ran away with the contest, the 23-year-old winning 11 of the last 12 games to seal ...
Cleveland Indians left fielder Rajai Davis , left, and shortstop Francisco Lindor celebrate their win after Game 4 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, Oct. Things didn't go much better for the Cubs once both starters were out of the game . Miller allowed his first run this postseason, but it was just a solo home run in the eighth by Dexter Fowler , Miller's 17th inning of work this October.
I mean, that was the game plan, to make them take (outside) shots, but the rebounding, man, was the problem". Butler and Rondo did their parts, as Butler scored 24 and Rondo handed out nine assists, and then there was Wade. Once calmer heads prevailed Crowder, Butler , Rondo and Thomas each picked up technicals. "Their (top) three guys were like 9 of 14", Stevens said.
The game-within-the-game between Prescott and Eagles rookie quarterback Carson Wentz was a stalemate until late in the half when Wentz took command. Prescott has been the better quarterback stats-wise through the first seven weeks of the season but he's likely to struggle against the Eagles' defense this week and Wentz is going to thrive against the Dallas defense.
Alan Pardew questioned the decision to appoint Andre Marriner as referee for Crystal Palace's 4-2 defeat to Liverpool . Our centre-backs are good but they got done today. 21' - GOAL! Crystal Palace 1-2 Liverpool: Lovren makes amends for gifting his goal away by heading home direct from the corner. Fortunately for Klopp's side they were facing an equally vulnerable side whose defence appeared on the point of collapse whenever threatened.
The Kuala Lumpur tournament is her first since parting with Australian caddie Jason Hamilton. She birdied the 18th. World No 1 Lydia Ko of New Zealand went around in an even-par 71 to finish in tied-12th on 276, level with last year's victor Jessica Korda of the United States.
To clinch a playoff position without him was one thing, and beating D.C United on Thursday on the road so dominantly was impressive. "What happened next" wound up being Montreal taking a massively important lead in the 61st minute when Matteo Mancosu , a growing hero for Montreal in recent weeks since the abrupt departure of Didier Drogba , scored another huge goal , with a jaw-dropping finish past Luis Robles.
This is where we normally say the Chiefs always have Spencer Ware to fall back on but Ware is now dealing with a concussion. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (back) won't be active for Week 9, according to Rapoport. Fantasy Impact Charcandrick West rushed 14 times for 52 yards and added two catches for eight yards on Sunday, as he stepped in after Spencer Ware was ruled out with a concussion.
The Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 in Game 3 of the World Series in Chicago, after the Indians' pinch-hitter Coco Crisp helped break the scoreless deadlock in the top of the seventh inning. Manager Joe Maddon referred to the Indians' preferred pitching script as a "trilogy" with left-handed reliever Andrew Miller a key element. Kluber became the first pitcher to strike out eight batters over the first three innings of a start in the Fall Classic.
While is happy to see his side fighting for top spot in the Premier League standings, Giroud is all too aware that nothing is won at this stage of the season. French worldwide Olivier Giroud rubbished talk of Arsenal winning the Premier League title despite an excellent run of form saying Sunday it is far too early to make such predictions.
Last season's main protagonists in the title race remain separated by eight points in the table, but avoiding defeat on the road for the first time in 2016-17 will have enthused Foxes boss Claudio Ranieri. Our second line needs to score more and be more aggressive, to be more determined to score and not only to play well. Dutch striker Janssen, who has been deputising up front for the injured Harry Kane, scored his first league goal in a Spurs shirt after Robert Huth was adjudged ...
Koeman said Sunday that "Rooney is very welcome at Everton " and that his club "can hope" to sign the striker, who is now out of favor at Manchester United . He's still their captain and because he's not playing at the moment doesn't mean he's not a massive part of their team. "He's going nowhere", Mourinho was quoted as saying by Sport24.
Rooney has struggled so far this season, scoring just one goal and assisting a further five in 12 games in all competitions. "I can't see Wayne Rooney getting back into United's team". He added, "I think he's a human being like everybody else". "I would say, though, that you'll just have to watch this space". Manager Mourinho even took the unprecedented step of benching the club captain for four consecutive games earlier in the campaign, as the 31-year-old has failed to find positive ...
I'm starting to really question whether this club will get a win in 2016. We won two in a row, and I'm superstitious at times, so I can't change it too much right now. "It is a boost just to have any of our quarterbacks playing right now". NOTES: Haden (groin) is listed as questionable, but he said he plans on returning from a two-week absence against the Jets.
The American, 23, who set a tournament record in winning the title past year, is two shots clear of Asian Tour leader Anirbah Lahiri at 14 under par. "I was talking to Rickie (Fowler) last night and he said he had a finish on Saturday that won him the golf tournament on Sunday".
The Chiefs - even with a backup quarterback and only one healthy running back - easily overpowered the beleaguered Colts . The Chiefs entered this game severely lacking in the ability to get to the quarterback but, of course, they made mince meat of the Colts' offensive line and dropped Luck way too many times.
Carr finished the game 40/59 for 513 yards and four touchdowns. "We complement each other well", Cooper said . To their credit, the defense was on the field for 44:12, which was entirely too long. Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) throws a pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct.
From another Coutinho corner in the 44th minute, Lovren's central defensive partner Joel Matip headed Liverpool back into the lead when the well-placed Mandanda should have saved when allowing the ball between his hands. "But I think we have shown this year that we can play against the big teams, we are not scared". " More and more pressure is on us with each game we don't win".
It was the eighth time in the Marvin Lewis era the Bengals have two players with at least 100 receiving yards in the same game. "I just got to know. I'm getting more confident in that because we're looking at the challenges, and we're finding solutions for them".
Djokovic has owned the number-one spot since July 2014, but will be overhauled if he fails to reach the final of the Paris Masters and Murray wins the tournament. I have a tendon knee issue, a painful contracture'. Murray leads 13-2 and took their only previous final meeting at 2011 Queen's in three sets. "It's going to be a great challenge and hopefully I can play even better".
Before [Leicester], no - I must be honest. N'Golo Kante has been called a complete midfielder by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte . "You can see in the last three games in the league, N'Golo could have scored three goals ". "I know him and I respect a lot what he said -- but I know that we are working very well". Antonio Conte believes it is far too soon for Sir Alex Ferguson to write off Chelsea's chances of winning the Premier League title this season.
Wayne Rooney will not be allowed to leave Manchester United in the January transfer window despite his frustrations at losing his starting place at Old Trafford and interest from his former club Everton . We're sure Wayne Rooney is accustomed to comments on his body type being roared at him by opposition fans but he may not be quite used to hearing those within the footballing community question his weight.
Cibulkova was making her debut at the elite eight-woman tournament but she performed like a seasoned veteran to dismantle a player who had won two grand slam titles in 2016, relying on a simple strategy and carrying it out to perfection. She will climb to world No. 5 after this win. The Australian Open and US Open champion was the clear favourite but Cibulkova went on the attack from the off and even Kerber's powers of defence were not enough.
Elliott leads the National Football League with 703 yards rushing, which are also second only to Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson for the most by a rookie in his first six games. Most of all, it would allow the team to have the continuity they've had over the first half of the season. The 5-1 Cowboys vs. the 4-2 Eagles. And he kept running...and running...and then he had gone 30 yards and earned the Cowboys an enormous first down.
They were facing the top team in the Eastern Conference, led by MLS goals-leader Bradley Wright Phillips .The first half looked like a diving meet at times as players mugged for foul calls from referee Robert Sibiga. "We hope he's ready for Sunday". "It was stunning how he was able to get in behind and volley like that; it was a great goal on his part" Biello said.
What was supposed to be a preview of the AFC Championship game at Heinz Field has turned into something of a mismatch. Landry Jones is 1-1 as starter. I'm ready to go. "Going into the game, their whole thing was they were going to run the ball", Jones said. This may be a good time to buy low on Robinson and do not hesitate to start Bortles this week.