Now that duo of Josh Tomlin and Corey Kluber - who are a combined 6-1 with a 1.18 ERA in the postseason - are perfectly lined up with a chance to lead Cleveland to its first World Series championship in 68 years. It came off Indians reliever Dan Otero and was the first World Series grand slam since Paul Konerko rocked one for the White Sox in 2005. Arrieta has a 1-1 and 3.78 ERA postseason numbers.
Alabama has ranked opponents LSU and No. 9 Auburn upcoming while MI still has Ohio State looming Thanksgiving weekend. The playoff committee believes the teams in that southern conference are better overall than the teams in the Pac-12. 2 and 3) were in the top four of the initial rankings a year ago, and neither team made the playoff. All are one-loss teams, except Wisconsin and Auburn, both with two losses.
Also joining the first team training set up at the Aon Training Complex on Monday morning was midfielder Henrik Mkhitaryan, who had been training on his own. "The quality he possesses is a boost for our team and I am so glad to have him back". "He's a big influence in the dressing room and obviously on the pitch, especially for the young players like myself".
Unranked when the season started, the Broncos cracked the Top 25 a couple weeks ago and have now jumped up from No. 20 to No. 17 in the country. Clemson managed to hold out for a three-point win over Florida State in a back-and-forth game in Tallahassee.
Former England captains Michael Atherton and Nasser Hussain said that that visiting side's spinners had been shown up by Mehedi Hasan after the teenager bowled Bangladesh to their first Test match win. You've got to reverse it or skid it or spin the ball. 'We bowl jaffas, but we're easy to knock off strike and don... The challenge of a five-Test series against world number ones India looms large on the horizon and even England captain Alastair Cook admitted they would be "pretty heavy ...
This entire week in practice, we worked hard, and I'm glad it ended the way it did". Durante was among a group of receivers that made diving catches last week against TCU and will be looking for more on Saturday when No. "That's what we need". Mike Gundy recorded his 100th victory with the upset win over #10 WVU today! "When you turn the ball over on the 5-yard line it's going to be a major factor in the game and sure enough it did", said Orlosky.
He became the third Everton player to reach the milestone after Duncan Ferguson and Tim Cahill. You need to stay focused in the good moments and the bad moments. The France worldwide produced tidy tee-ups for Michail Antonio and Pedro Obiang that both went unconverted, then brought a save out of Joel Robles - making his first appearance of the season in place of the injured Maarten Stekelenburg - with a deflected shot.
On Oct. 11, Sheridan County Commissioner Jack Anderson told a panel of state lawmakers that additional law enforcement is needed to patrol Whiteclay. All 4 now liquor licenses - held by Arrowhead Inn, State Line Liquor, D&S Pioneer Service and Jumping Eagle Inn -are up for renewal and could face formal renewal hearings.
The victory put Arsenal through to the knockout stages for the 17th season in a row, and maintained their lead in Group A on goal difference ahead of Paris Saint-Germain. But the Arsenal goalkeeper made a great save in the second half, denying Wanderson one-on-one on a counterattack. Running onto a ball over the top from substitute Mohamed Elneny, Ozil clipped the ball over the goalkeeper Milan Borjan, but instead of then slotting the ball into the net, the German had the audacity to ...
Monday night's loss was Osweiler's first game in Denver since leaving to sign a four-year, $72 million contract with the Texans during the offseason. But Houston recovered an onside kick and ran out the clock to secure the victory. On Sunday, the defense held the Lions to 3-for-11 on third-down conversions.
Special Offer You have used all your free page views for the month however if you wish to create a FREE limited access account you will be able to view an additional 4 pages per month. 8, followed by No. 16 Oklahoma and No. 22 West Virginia. The conference's five ranked teams were tied for the most of any league with the Big Ten. It's the 20th straight AP poll the Sooners have been ranked, dating back to last season.
Cleveland probably has an easier path back to the Finals, too. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Phoenix Suns 106-100, on Sunday October 30. No ifs, ands or buts about it. Green's passion here is not that surprising. Despite scoring just six points, Draymond Green was one of the Warriors most impactful players, with a signature defensive performance, notching three steals, two blocks, and eight rebounds, along with nine assists.
It's the first time I have not won in six games. "To the critics of Guardiola it is very easy - don't worry because he will win for sure", Luis Enrique said on Friday. At West Brom, he has often played a defense containing four center backs and his side has the biggest aerial threat in the league, with four of its 10 league goals this season coming from set pieces.
Trump said at the time that Rousey was "not a nice person", so DeGeneres wanted to know what she did to tick off the Republican presidential candidate. Rousey was appearing on the talk show to promote her UFC 207 fight against new women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes on December 30 in Las Vegas .
Lahiri, starting the final day, four shots clear of the field, dropped a crippling quadruple bogey on par-5 third hole and that in a single hole wiped away his overnight lead. Na hit his first career hole-in-one during a PGA Tour event Saturday at the CIMB Classic on the 177-yard 8th hole. They are his only PGA Tour victories.
India then followed the result up in the limited-overs game winning it 3-2. You realise you need more right-handers, you need more competition in that middle of the innings. With Rohit Sharma having struck three half-centuries against the Kiwis, the only slot in the middle-order which looked available a while ago seems to have been booked.
British Open champion Henrik Stenson and Daniel Berger of the USA were tied for second way back at 16-under par. McIlroy was just four adrift of the lead after hitting a third birdie on the par-five eighth hole, but followed it up with three bogeys which cost him a few places on the leaderboard.
Ramirez homered in the second to put the Indians ahead, and Cleveland closed within a run in the sixth when Davis singled, stole second scored on a two-out single by Lindor, who is hitting.421 in the Series. On a 2-0 pitch, Russell unloaded on a swing and drilled a grand slam over the center field wall to give the Cubs a 7-0 lead. Russell is the 19th player in history to hit a grand slam in the World Series, and the first since Paul Konerko did it in 2005.
It took a little longer than hoped but after soul-crushing loses on Friday and Saturday the Cubs finally gave supporters a postseason win at Wrigley Field - their first at the venerable ball park since 1945 - cutting the Indians lead in the best-of-seven Fall Classic to 3-2.
Despite the bright lights that have been shining on Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor, it was Russell who tied a World Series single-game record with six RBIs, including the first Series grand slam since Paul Konerko of the White Sox in 2005.
Pictures from the Reds' Monday morning training session have emerged with none other than Bastian Schweinsteiger spotted among the ranks. Schweinsteiger has been forced to train apart from the senior squad in recent weeks and it was even reported that Mourinho had banned the retired Germany global from turning out for the Under-23 side.
Band's memo, which was also published by WikiLeaks, was drafted in response to the auditors. "This was HRC's idea, our office approached the Moroccans and they 100 percent believe they are doing this at her request", top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin wrote to Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook about a potential scheduling conflict with leadership in Morocco.
Ricciardo pitted again after 50 laps for a late run on softs, claiming fourth pending the stewards' investigation, with Verstappen down to fifth. Not impressed: Daniel Ricciardo has launched a scathing attack on Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton, who started on pole, drove straight across the grass at the first bend of the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez after locking his wheels, and re-emerged further down the track still ahead of the chasing pack.
Prescott said he wasn't on his game in the first half and at times throughout the game. Church has 45 tackles, one forced fumble, three pass deflections and leads the team with two interceptions. All we know for sure is that Prescott will start Sunday at the Cleveland Browns. In a matchup between the NFL's two best rookie quarterbacks, Dak Prescott was the victor according to the scoreboard and the stat sheet, but in the ever-important category of quarterbacking, Wentz got the nod.
The Jets came dangerously close to not beating the winless Browns, falling behind 20-7 at halftime. "Whether we win them all or not, we better expect to win every single game we play". He played 40 snaps at right tackle. Still, after eight weeks the Browns are averaging 4.9 yards a carry (185 rushes for 912 yards). The veteran quarterback has been bad, benched - and, lately, bounced back.
You have to own up to 'em. The Cowboys spent much of the game in comeback mode. This one was brought on by second-year pass catcher Nelson Agholor . But the coach also said Eagles fans shouldn't expect a receiver to ride to their rescue before the National Football League trade deadline on Tuesday.
In the video above, Antonio Conte defends his touchline antics during Chelsea 's 4-0 win over Manchester United - and has demanded respect from "everyone". "It was a very, very early goal and it made the game very hard for us from that moment, but we still had 89 minutes to try to score and we didn't". I can not think of another set of supporters who would be singing for 90 minutes like that when their team was losing.
Chelsea are willing to let Cesc Fabregas go out on loan in January and may even subsidise his wages to give Antonio Conte the best chance of bringing in another midfielder. Fabregas hasn't featured in Chelsea's last four league matches, but the Blues have won them all comfortably, netting 11 goals in the process, so it's clear they can operate without his creativity or goals in midfield.
I had a great assist from my team-mates so I had to finish the job. The Premier League's lowest scorers with seven while they boast the second-worst defence, with 20 goals shipped so far. I think it was tough and I certainly don't think we deserved to lose 4-1. Giroud scored with his opening two touches, first with a superb left-foot shot from a Kieran Gibbs cross on 71 minutes and then with a near-post header from a corner five minutes later.
After losing another toss and having to bowl again, West Indies rocked Pakistan with Shannon Gabriel 's two wickets in the first over, and had a productive final session to leave Pakistan at 255 for 8 by the end of the first day in Sharjah .
Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook questioned why the FBI director had not released any information about its investigation into Russia's role in the USA election or ties to Trump and his senior aides. The Politico poll found that 45 percent of Americans believe the Clinton email scandal is worse than the Watergate scandal that brought down president Richard Nixon - echoing a favorite Trump talking point.
The Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton, left, objects to a late hit by the Arizona Cardinals' Markus Golden on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, in the second half of an National Football League game in Charlotte , N.C. With a bye week on tap and Arizona sitting at 3-4-1, Palmer and the rest of the offense will look to regroup before a divisional matchup against the 49ers on November 13.
The versatile Dier, who is now filling in at centre-back for the injured Toby Alderweireld, expressed his frustration that the side once again failed to turn a dominant display into maximum points - but he remains adamant that it will not be long until they get back to winning ways as they prepare for a crucial week, which sees them following tonight's game by visiting bitter rivals Arsenal in the league on Sunday.
McConnell. "I turned the ball over and they got the ball back, so.", Embiid said softly, his voice trailing off. The Orlando center finished with game high of 24 points and 14 rebounds to go with four assists, a steal, a blocked shot and one turnover.
The Dallas Cowboys have an unbelievable opportunity this week to increase their lead in the NFC East division with a win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night. Though Wentz's performance has slipped over the last couple of weeks - he's posted a 63.8 QB rating in the last two games - he's still enjoying a successful season.