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by | April 26, 2017 | 14:19

Dozier provided all the offense the Twins needed with a three-run, two-out double in the fifth off Texas starter Martin Perez . The walks were to three of the bottom four batters in the Twins lineup. "He doesn't have a history of being very economical with his pitches, but he's been much more so here in the early going". Minnesota's Miguel Sano played after appealing his one-game suspension for what baseball deemed "aggressive actions" that caused the benches to clear during a game ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 14:09

Per a police report , a 23-year old woman is accusing Conley of engaging in an unwanted sexual act in a hotel suite bathroom on April 9. Upon their arrival, police were met by the alleged rape victim who said she was raped by a male in a room at the Weston Hotel.

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:24

The Norwegian is still regarded as our best left-back of the Premier League era, thanks to his blockbuster strikes and energy down the flank. He said at the time: "I can see the possibilities, the size of the club and what it means to the fans, even the press".

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:20

In that last 16 clash, Barcelona were thrashed 4-0 in Paris in the first leg but then clawed back the deficit three weeks later at the Camp Nou by beating the French side 6-1 in one of the most extraordinary nights in European football history.

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:18

Bumgarner, an outdoorsman with plenty of riding experience, said he was wrapping up a two-hour run when his rental bike slipped on the trail. "Obviously that was not my intentions when I set out to enjoy the off day". "It's awful", he said of the timing. "I don't want to be in this situation, don't want to put those guys [teammates] in this situation, this organization, the fans, the city, but I have talked to most everybody individually", Bumgarner said.

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:17

The only final Nadal has lost at Monte Carlo was to Novak Djokovic in 2013 . Nadal was so close to winning a 15th Grand Slam title in Australia earlier this year, after eight major appearances without advancing past the quarterfinals. Nadal will be hunting for a 10th title at Roland Garros, too. "I feel lucky to keep playing tennis, being healthy all these years and to compete in one of the most lovely events of the year".

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:01

Although there's no date for either Rojo or Ibrahimovic's return United have confirmed that the pair will be missing for the rest of the season. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is eager to beat former club Chelsea to the transfer of Romelu Lukaku as he eyes a replacement for the injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic .

by | April 26, 2017 | 13:00

Tony Parker was back again, scoring 22 points and dishing out 5 assists, out of just 16 Spurs total assists, again a disappointing number. Leonard tied it at 108 with 17 seconds left with a 3 from the left corner. Could the Spurs coach go to that move earlier in Game 5? In this game, the Spurs had a big edge at the line in the first half (10 of 15) compared to the Grizzlies, who took only four free throws the entire first half.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:59

Unfortunately for the Blue Jackets , the stud defenseman will miss the remainder of the National Hockey League playoffs with a facial fracture he suffered in the third period of Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. "I'm just proud of the leadership he showed to come back and play and make a difference, Dubinsky added". They already sit facing down a near-impossible task with a 3-0 series deficit against the Pittsburgh Penguins; if they hoped to reverse that, this news certainly doesn't ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:57

Since signing Kante in July , Chelsea have gone from a mid-table finish to the top of the pile with six games to play. The 26-year-old is on the brink of winning his second Premier League title in successive seasons with different clubs after Kante won the top-flight crown with Leicester City last term.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:54

Lynch has multiple revenue streams outside football, with his own Beast Mode brand and apparel stores, film productions, television appearances and other endorsements, so money probably isn't the main object (Shawn paid hundreds of thousands in fines during his career, so he's used to giving money back).

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:42

The on loan Liverpool man was not allowed to play against his parent club, but was seen on the sidelines enjoying a rock, paper, scissors style goal celebration with team-mate Christian Benteke. They're still four points clear of Manchester City and five ahead of Manchester United, but have played two more games than both. "Christian Benteke is an outstanding striker, there's no doubt about it, but if you leave him alone like we did for these goals I'm not sure he needs all of his skills", ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:38

Costa sealed victory with a second-half brace, ending a seven-game goal drought and heaping the pressure on second-place Tottenham Hotspur, who visit in-form Crystal Palace on Wednesday. Arsenal triumphed 2-0 in that particular game 15 years ago, achieving the domestic double just four days later by winning the Premier League at Old Trafford - what can Chelsea learn from that day to avoid a similar result? "It could be that one team needs, for example, only one or two players because ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:37

It also said that, while the results of toxicology tests are still pending, "no illegal narcotics were found at the residence". Joanie was younger sister to Richie Cunningham, played by Ron Howard . After Happy Days , Moran made guest appearances in shows like The Love Boat , Murder, She Wrote and Diagnosis: Murder . Moran was just six years old when she was cast in the TV series " Daktari ", where her most unusually co-stars included a chimp named Judy and Clarence the Lion.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:33

No 2016 National Basketball Association free agent who changed teams has been more important thus far in the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs than Joe Johnson . The NBA playoffs were once a special time for the people of Utah. For the second time in this series after a Jazz star left the game early, Johnson dominated down the stretch.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:33

It's really special to get this award. "We had to bounce back after our defeat in Manchester and we played a very good game against Tottenham, it was my first time playing at Wembley". A third commented: "Not satisfied with a mere Player of the Year, Kante preparing for a run towards next year's Golden Boot". The France midfielder has helped the Blues move four points clear at the top of the table, and is on course to win back-to-back titles with different clubs.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:28

Westbrook notched the triple-double by the half as he became the first National Basketball Association player to record three consecutive 30-point trip-dubs in the postseason. With 11.6 seconds remaining, Houston's Nene collected a ideal, 40-foot pass from Harden and scored on a layup as he was fouled by OKC's Jerami Grant .

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:28

The Warriors advance to the conference semifinals and will face the victor of the Jazz-Clippers series now tied at two games apiece. Steph Curry celebrates the Warriors' sweep of the Blazers following a 123-109 Game 4 rout. I think this game will follow a similar pattern to Game 3. They've done most of it without Kevin Durant. Now, a series marked by ill feelings that went so far as Markieff Morris calling Millsap "a crybaby" is down to a best-of-three.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:26

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul (3) moves the ball against Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20), guard George Hill (3) and forward Derrick Favors (15) during the second half in game two of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:25

Noah needs surgery: Joakim Noah has a right rotator cuff injury and the New York Knicks say team doctors have recommended offseason surgery for their suspended center. I think that had to help them. It did, but the Heat were hoping for another Net win, and a spot against top-seeded Boston in the opening round of the Eastern Conference playoffs later this week.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:23

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone believes his side face a "pure night" of football when they take a 1-0 to Leicester City's King Power for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final. We had a few on yellows and we knew it was a tightrope. "It is the work of the team , we work together". Simeone is set to be without injured duo Gabi and Kevin Gameiro, while Koke misses the match through suspension.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:23

Meanwhile, Dele Alli was named PFA Young Player of the Year for a second successive season. Meanwhile, Kane and Alli were among four Spurs players who were named in the PFA Premier League team of the year , alongside full-backs Walker and Danny Rose.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:15

Hazard may have missed out on the PFA Player or the Year award to team-mate N'Golo Kante, but the Belgian's fifth-minute effort set the tone for Chelsea's dominant display on Tuesday, moving him on to 15 goals for the league campaign. With Tottenham breathing down their necks, the Blues needed a good display against Saints and the hosts got off to the ideal start, with Eden Hazard opening the scoring on five minutes from a Diego Costa pass.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:14

After Cesc Fabregas and Hazard worked a smart corner-kick routine, the former fed Diego Costa who showed strength and technique to hold off his marker and direct a ideal header past Forster for his 50th Premier League goal. "Sometimes he was unlucky in different circumstances, but I was always confident about him". Mauricio Pochettino wants his Tottenham stars to ignore speculation over their futures and focus on making a final push to win the English Premier League soccer title.

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:08

That means Bale could miss the rest of Madrid's La Liga campaign and he'll be out for both legs of the Champions League semifinal vs. Atletico. "He is the first one unhappy with what happened, but he told me he was at 100 percent, that the two training sessions before the game were flawless, with no problems at all", Zidane said told reporters .

by | April 26, 2017 | 12:08

This summer Klopp will be on the tear again to fix his frightful defense. Are Lukaku and Van Dijk worth the money? But Liverpool will not be alone in the pursuit of Van Dijk. They have taken those chances, so they are great commodities for Southampton . Premier League rivals Arsenal and Chelsea also want to secure the services of the former Celtic centre-back in the summer, according to the report .

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:54

For me, it's sad to listen to this. Chelsea's lead in the Premier League has been chipped away in recent weeks by a resurgent Tottenham, but Saturday's fiery Cup win had clearly boosted Conte's side. With Tottenham breathing down their necks, the Blues needed a good display against Saints and the hosts got off to the flawless start, with Eden Hazard opening the scoring on five minutes from a Diego Costa pass.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:49

An attacker with an automatic weapon opened fire on police on Paris' iconic Champs-Elysees Thursday night, killing one officer and seriously wounding two others before police shot and killed him. "Enough of laxity, enough of naivety", Le Pen declared. In the wake of the assault, they redoubled appeals for a firmer hand against Islamic extremism and promised get-tough measures if elected.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:46

Before Jackie broke the baseball color barrier, the game was very segregated. Today, all uniformed coaches, players and umpires all wear number 42 every year on April 15. A black man was recognized as his league's finest player. Currently MLB has players from 19 different countries and about 30% of the players were born outside of the United States.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:45

Joshua believes that his opponent is "too old and faded" but he is also aware that Klitschko is immensely driven and should not be underestimated, "so he is still a risky fighter". "I'd love to fight in Africa like Ali and Foreman did, that would be fantastic". "As of now, I've never had the feeling and been wrong". "I can't box the way Fury boxed and expect it to be as simple as that for me".

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:37

The 35-year-old athlete is now pregnant with her first child with fiance Alexis Ohanian, and on Monday, she was officially back in the top spot of her sport according to the Women's Tennis Rankings . 28. But most importantly, I am so happy to share being number one in the world with you.once again today. I can't wait to meet you. Since the announcement Williams and fiance, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian , have been sharing their excitement all over social media.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:36

Costa had failed to find the net in the previous five Premier League games, but Conte said that he was always confident that the Spaniard would recoup his goal scoring in time to help the Blues in the title run-in. Costa struck eight minutes into the second half when he held off another ex-Chelsea man, Ryan Bertrand, to head in Cesc Fabregas' right-wing cross.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:33

Superior Court Judge Thomas F. McGuire Jr. ordered Worcester District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr.'s office to provide the notes to Hernandez's family after they redact any information they believe could impair any ongoing investigation into his death in the maximum security prison.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:32

The Cavaliers are waiting on the victor of this series. "The culture here, the foundation Steve has laid, the players are smart, the coaches I have around me - that all puts you at ease". The Warriors silenced the Moda Center crowd early, outshooting Portland 62.5 percent to 29.6 percent in the first quarter before going on to finish with a 53.5-percent to 38.8-percent advantage for the game.

by | April 26, 2017 | 11:30

Bangladesh has replaced West Indies in the tournament. Azhar led Pakistan's 50-over side to a 4-1 series defeat in Australia , playing in three games in which he contributed a paltry 37 runs. As a result, they were not picked for the recent ODI series against the West Indies. Meanwhile, both Fahim Ashraf and Fakhar Zaman will be hoping to make their ODI debuts during the Champions Trophy.