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Sports Struggling Blue Jays outfielder Grichuk finally shown the bench
Author: 0 Struggling Blue Jays outfielder Grichuk finally shown the bench

The end result was another stinker for the Yankees, who wasted three homers in falling 8-5 to the Blue Jays . Greinke is 12-2 with a 2.31 ERA against the Giants in 18 career starts. But he allowed another walk before surrendering a two-run homer to Teoscar Hernandez in the third to erase a 2-0 lead. He struck out eight. But he returned to the lineup Wednesday, going 1-for-2 with two walks, a double and an RBI.

Sports Andre Burakovsky to miss rest of Capitals' first-round series
Author: 0 Andre Burakovsky to miss rest of Capitals' first-round series

Pierre-Luc Dubois and Artemi Panarin scored for Columbus, and Bobrovsky finished with 42 saves after getting 54 in the Game 2 on Sunday. The Caps tied the series at 2-2 with a 4-1 win in game four. It marked the first game the netminder had let up fewer than two goals in a start since mid-November, a return to form for the reigning Vezina Trophy victor in a season of inconsistency.

Sports India accounts for 55% of new bank accounts opened globally
Author: 0 India accounts for 55% of new bank accounts opened globally

Around the world, 69% of adults - 3.8 billion people - now have an account at a bank or mobile money provider, up from 62% in 2014 and 51% in 2011, says the Global Findex report, which shows that in the three years to 2017 515 million people obtained an account.

Author: 0 Dave Gettleman calls idea New York Giants must draft a QB 'hogwash'

Let's see how it shapes up in the 2018 NFL Draft . Some have projected the Giants to take a quarterback with Eli Manning facing the twilight of his career while others have focused in on the fact that new general manager David Gettleman has a history of picking defensive ends early, which could equal NY picking Georgia's Bradley Chubb .

Sports Paul Merson questions 'million miles away' Tottenham Hotspur
Author: 0 Paul Merson questions 'million miles away' Tottenham Hotspur

The FA Cup offers Chelsea boss Antonio Conte a chance to end a turbulent season with some success after a disappointing defence of the Premier League title they won last season . Mourinho rotated is squad for the 2-0 win at Bournemouth on Wednesday night so we should see Matteo Darmian and Luke Shaw making way after getting rare starts at Dean Court.

Sports Warriors' Stephen Curry progressing, will begin modified practices Saturday
Author: 0 Warriors' Stephen Curry progressing, will begin modified practices Saturday

Thompson reports that Curry is now set to return in early May, six weeks after the initial injury, a timeline that could have him missing the beginning of the Warriors second round series. The Blazers, who trail the Pelicans, 3-0, pick up at least one win to extend that series. 3. The Warriors outshot the Spurs from deep (10-for-32 to 7-for-33), hung with them on the glass (39 to 41 in rebounds) and had the best player on the floor in Kevin Durant (26 points, nine rebounds, six assists, ...

Sports A first look at the New York Jets' 2018 regular season schedule
Author: 0 A first look at the New York Jets' 2018 regular season schedule

Week 4: at Green Bay Packers , 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30. Week 1: Sun. 9/9 vs Houston Texans , 10 a.m. Game 2 is at Washington on Thursday, Aug. They wound up with former Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich, but Indy's general manager, Chris Ballard, and owner, Jim Irsay, might still be a little bitter.

Sports Nick Foles, Eagles Restructure 2018 Contract
Author: 0 Nick Foles, Eagles Restructure 2018 Contract

According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo , two sources confirm that Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback Nick Foles has agreed to a revised contract for the 2018 season that includes a mutual option for 2019. Foles was set to become an unrestricted free agent after this upcoming season. Eagles head coach Doug Pederson said as much recently. So, instead of hitting free agency after this season, he could opt-in for the additional year.

Sports Ibrahimovic will play at the world Cup
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic will play at the world Cup

After conquering the grounds of Europe and managing to win the hearts of an entire generation of earnest spectators of the great game, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has moved to the United States of America, and now plays football in the MLS under LA Galaxy .

Sports Steph Curry Not Even CLOSE to Return, Could Miss Second Round
Author: 0 Steph Curry Not Even CLOSE to Return, Could Miss Second Round

Curry can still return in time for the second round, but the timetable on that will depend on what happens in the Pelicans-Trail Blazers series. When does the Western Conference semifinals start? But his words are at odds with a fresh report from The Athletic's Marcus Thompson II, who cited "multiple sources" suggesting Curry's return is not expected imminently.

Sports Ravens signing Willie Snead to offer sheet
Author: 0 Ravens signing Willie Snead to offer sheet

The Saints will now have five days to match the offer. Perhaps more significantly, adding Snead would likely take the Ravens out of the running to add Bryant. He opened the season on a three-game suspension related to an arrest for driving while intoxicated, and when he returned, he failed to make the same impact, finishing the season with just eight catches for 92 yards.

Sports Celtic will allow Brendan Rodgers to speak to Arsenal
Author: 0 Celtic will allow Brendan Rodgers to speak to Arsenal

Wenger will continue to manage Arsenal until the end of the season, where he will bring to an end his 22 year run as the club's manager. And Desmond admits the club would allow the Northern Irishman to speak to the Gunners but hopes he stays.

Sports Southampton draw does little to dispel drop fears
Author: 0 Southampton draw does little to dispel drop fears

Perhaps not surprisingly for a team that had lost two in a row, Leicester never looked at ease and rarely threatened its visitor from the south coast. "We are going to have to take more risks in the games coming up and that's where we find ourselves, unfortunately". Cedric Soares missed the target with a volley from Shane Long's far-post cross before Long failed to make the most of a potential two-on-one opportunity, misplacing his pass to Tadic .

Sports Matt Harvey's latest stinker could be the last straw for Mets
Author: 0 Matt Harvey's latest stinker could be the last straw for Mets

Kurt Suzuki had three hits and drove in three runs, including a two-run homer off Harvey in the first inning. Matt Harvey pitched like he is in danger of losing his spot in the New York Mets' rotation. "I feel bad that it took me so long to figure it out". "I showed I can get people out still in the fifth, sixth inning when my pitch count gets up". Sims' bases-loaded walk to pinch-hitter Brandon Nimmo forced in a run.

Sports Seven more survivors file lawsuit against Nassar, MSU, USAG
Author: 0 Seven more survivors file lawsuit against Nassar, MSU, USAG

USA Gymnastics' president and board of directors eventually resigned in the wake of the Star's investigation, a new federal law was passed and Nassar was convicted in federal and state courts on multiple counts of sexual abuse while working with the U.S.

Sports Playing County will help me improve my game, says Kohli
Author: 0 Playing County will help me improve my game, says Kohli

While Virat Kohli leads RCB in Indian cricket domestic extravaganza-Indian Premier League, Portuguese national football team captain Cristiano Ronaldo is the emperor of Santiago Bernabeu as he headlines the attack of 12-times European champions and current La Liga holders- Real Madrid.

Sports Former NFL Player Sold Baseball Card For How Much?
Author: 0 Former NFL Player Sold Baseball Card For How Much?

The price tag on Mathis' Mantle falls just short of the record for any baseball card. He said last month he was selling the card to free up cash that he could spend on a house. In Rovell's piece, he notes that the Mantle card has continuously risen in value, now to the point where it sold for ten times what the value of it was back in 2007.

Sports Falcons kick off 2018 season against Philadelphia on 11Alive
Author: 0 Falcons kick off 2018 season against Philadelphia on 11Alive

When the quest to reach Super Bowl LIII begins in earnest, it will be the Eagles and Falcons who kick things off. ♦ The Eagles are 6-1 against the Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field. For the third year in a row, Washington will be playing on Thanksgiving, and two of those games have been on the road. The Eagles have previously played global games in the preseason, most recently in 1993 in Tokyo against New Orleans, but have not had a regular season game overseas.

Author: 0 Klopp doesn´t want Liverpool to chase Golden Boot for Salah

Not only because Man United were not at their best, no it was because West Brom did really well. But Klopp, whose side head into this weekend's game at West Brom in third spot and are also preparing for the first leg of their Champions League semi-final against Roma next week, said at his pre-match press conference: 'The main target for Mo as well is to finish in the Champions League spots and go to the final.

Sports Djokovic out in Monte Carlo, Nadal through
Author: 0 Djokovic out in Monte Carlo, Nadal through

The Spanish tennis maestro had earlier stormed into the quarter-finals of the tournament following a comfortable 6-3, 6-2 win over Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation in a one-sided last-16 clash of the men's singles event that lasted one hour and 18 minutes.

Sports English cricket announces new, shorter format
Author: 0 English cricket announces new, shorter format

Ed Smith , the former cricketer, broadcaster and journalist, has been confirmed as England's new national selector and will now head up a restructured scouting system for identifying the best players in the country. "This is very much us thinking about the specific challenge of simplifying the game because one of the principal barriers that exists in getting people into cricket and understanding it is simply not straight forward enough".

Sports IPL 2018 CSK vs RR
Author: 0 IPL 2018 CSK vs RR

Here are head to head stats and probable XI for this fixture. CSK and RR, who have come back to the class subsequent to serving two-year bans following the spot-fixing issue, will confront each other without precedent for the continuous version.

Sports Mohamed Salah: Liverpool star makes SHOCK Player of the Year award claim
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah: Liverpool star makes SHOCK Player of the Year award claim

There was, though, no recognition for any Burnley players, despite the Clarets enjoying a fine season and challenging Arsenal for sixth place, which could yet see them secure European qualification. Manchester United's only inclusion was goalkeeper David de Gea , while left-back Marcos Alonso was the sole player from dethroned champions Chelsea.

Sports Brexit: EU Council head warns United Kingdom on Irish border issue
Author: 0 Brexit: EU Council head warns United Kingdom on Irish border issue

No 10 says it is confident a deal can be done to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland after Brexit despite signs of an impasse over the issue. According to the Telegraph , Mrs May's suggestion of a "customs partnership", where duties destined for the European Union were collected on its behalf, was thrown out because it was too expensive, put too much responsibility on businesses and couldn't be implemented outside of the EU's mechanisms.

Sports Monte Carlo Masters: Nadal Beats Khachanov As Djokovic Loses
Author: 0 Monte Carlo Masters: Nadal Beats Khachanov As Djokovic Loses

With five consecutive points, Djokovic came to a new break. World number seven Thiem laid down a marker in the opening stages, holding to love before breaking the Djokovic serve with a clean forehand victor. "If I have to play tomorrow, I got to be ready tonight". That distinction, of course, goes to Novak Djokovic vs. Dominic Thiem . Notably, the world number seven had to save a match point before beating Andrey Rublev 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 in a hard-fought battle.

Author: 0 Extremely Traded Stocks AK Steel Holding Corporation's (AKS)

On April, 26 WallStreet awaited United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)'s earnings report, as reported by RTT. The basic materials company reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.09.

Sports Neymar names players to watch at World Cup
Author: 0 Neymar names players to watch at World Cup

It's the World Cup we're talking about, only the best in the world", Neymar said in quotes reported by Globo Esporte via FourFourTwo . "I spoke with Neymar two or three weeks ago to see how he was and what idea he had of joining the group in training", he told Cadena Cope .

Sports Sam Allardyce calls Everton fan survey 'big mistake' as Bill Kenwright apologises
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce calls Everton fan survey 'big mistake' as Bill Kenwright apologises

As the end of a hard season at Goodison Park approaches, the club have asked the Fans' Panel a series of questions regarding the Everton "family" and its "connection" compared to other Premier League teams. "The actual question was what do you think of the manager, the players and the staff - and obviously our managing director of marketing is clearly not a great understander of football and how football works, because he is into marketing and branding and market research".

Sports Kansas City Chiefs: 2018 schedule consists of five primetime games
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs: 2018 schedule consists of five primetime games

They have the latest bye week of any team - as do the Chiefs - with that coming in Week 12 , setting up for 11 straight weeks of football beginning on September 10. It won't make a huge difference, but playing on Sunday and Monday night can have a negative effect on a team's schedule, sometimes. Kansas City closes out the regular season at home against the Oakland Raiders on December 30.

Author: 0 Burnley vs Chelsea: Victor Moses nets winner for Blues

Chelsea meet Southampton for the second time in eight days in a FA Cup semi-final on Sunday after Conte's side came from 2-0 down to win 3-2 at St. Mary's on Saturday. Conte suggested prior to the game that managing Burnley was an easier task than leading Chelsea due to reduced expectations, but Dyche was happy to offer another perspective.

Sports Former Billings Mustangs manager joins Cincinnati Reds as interim bench coach
Author: 0 Former Billings Mustangs manager joins Cincinnati Reds as interim bench coach

The Cincinnati Reds have announced that they have fired manager Bryan Price following four-plus seasons with the team. Price's first year as Reds manager was his best, as they went 76-86 in 2014. The Reds are coming off back-to-back 2-0 losses in Milwaukee, the first time they were blanked in consecutive games since 2015. Riggleman also has managed the Padres, Cubs, Mariners and Nationals.

Sports Jaguars unveil new, minimalist uniforms with return of black helmet
Author: 0 Jaguars unveil new, minimalist uniforms with return of black helmet

Tradition and history are two of the themes embodied in the newest uniforms of the Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars . "Tradition has returned to Jacksonville". "I wanted to be represented that way". The new unis feature 10-inch block numbers on the front, 12-inch numbers on the back, and a Jaguars logo over the heart.

Sports Bruins' Patrice Bergeron late scratch for Game 4 with upper-body injury
Author: 0 Bruins' Patrice Bergeron late scratch for Game 4 with upper-body injury

He's up to four goals and 11 points in four games this postseason. Toronto was eliminated by Washington in six games last season, its first playoff appearance since a first-round loss to Boston in 2012-13. The Bruins were forced to go into battle in Thursday night's pivotal Game 4 without their best all-around player, Patrice Bergeron. The four-time victor of the award given to the league's best defensive forward was the Bruins' third-leading scorer this season with 30 goals and 33 assists.

Sports Philadelphia Eagles: Top 5 wide receiver fit in the 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: Top 5 wide receiver fit in the 2018 NFL Draft

Philadelphia went on to crush the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC championship game and then defeat the New England Patriots in an epic shootout in the Super Bowl. Week 6: Thursday, Oct. 11, at N.Y. Giants, 8:20 p.m. Additionally, in weeks 5-10, flexible scheduling may be used in no more than two weeks. Sunday, Nov.

Sports Game 2: Minnesota Timberwolves 82-102 Houston Rockets - 5 Talking Points
Author: 0 Game 2: Minnesota Timberwolves 82-102 Houston Rockets - 5 Talking Points

The Rockets shoot an average of 42 3-pointers a game, nearly seven more than the Golden State Warriors. To say Towns has to step up is an understatement, but the all-star remains confident ahead of Game 3 in Minnesota. In the offseason, Thibodeau needs to work on reviewing his team's shot selection. "The Wolves played one of their better games and may pick it up a bit more if they get Towns involved, but the Rockets didn't play well and have a lot more in the tank and they still won".

Sports Parkland Hero's Family And Team Will Announce Dolphins Draft Picks
Author: 0 Parkland Hero's Family And Team Will Announce Dolphins Draft Picks

A year later, they're back on the big stage in Week 1 , facing the Detroit Lions in Motown. Three road games in the first four weeks isn't ideal, but check out the opponents - not exactly a gauntlet of powerhouses, is it? Gang Green was left off the Monday night schedule last season.

Sports Spurs' Popovich won't coach Game 3 after wife's death
Author: 0 Spurs' Popovich won't coach Game 3 after wife's death

Some defended TNT and LaForce, pointing out that if she didn't ask James about Erin Popovich's death, someone else in the media surely would have soon after, in the postgame news conference. Multiple NBA teams including the Rockets, Celtics, and Bulls tweeted out condolences to Popovich and the Spurs. Although they're rivals now, Kerr and Popovich are known to be close .

Sports City Wins EPL, Pep to Get $287 Million for Summer Transfers
Author: 0 City Wins EPL, Pep to Get $287 Million for Summer Transfers

City went out of the Champions League to Liverpool , but Ederson feels they will learn from that disappointment. 'They were very well prepared for the season. "Big congratulations because we are the champions, we are the best in England. To achieve what he has achieved in the game is special and to be part of a group of players led by him can only help us to keep developing", De Bruyne said.

Sports Roma fans queued through the night for Champions League tickets
Author: 0 Roma fans queued through the night for Champions League tickets

Salah has scored 30 Premier League goals in 32 appearances for Liverpool so far this season, and has four more games to add to his tally for the campaign. The 25-year-old hopes he has gone a long way towards showing his real quality to those who did not believe in him. 'That's really good but we have to carry on, there are a few games to come'.

Sports Salah seeks silver lining with Golden Boot in Premier League
Author: 0 Salah seeks silver lining with Golden Boot in Premier League

However, Dunk has warned that they still need to secure points if they are to be in the top flight next season. "On 2nd May I will be watching the match and I will be in Rome, because whoever wins overseas wins for everyone, even if in Italy we are rivals", Galliani, recently elected as an Italian senator, told Dire Politico .

Sports 3 best destinations if Jalen Hurts decides to transfer
Author: 0 3 best destinations if Jalen Hurts decides to transfer

Nobody knows what the outcome of this situation will bring. Saban replaced Hurts with Tagovailoa at halftime of the 2018 title game against Georgia in January, saying afterward he opted for the team's best passing quarterback while trying to rally from a 13-0 deficit.

Sports A Week Until 2018 NFL Draft, Pro Day Prospects (Slideshow)
Author: 0 A Week Until 2018 NFL Draft, Pro Day Prospects (Slideshow)

While sports like basketball, baseball and hockey release their schedules every season without much fanfare, the National Football League introduces [VIDEO] their upcoming schedules with a festive celebration. The Lions were not quite as bad in 2017, finishing 9-7, but they're a borderline playoff team at best, with no particular hook that would make them a must-watch in Week 1 .

Sports Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane: I have no problem with Gareth Bale
Author: 0 Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane: I have no problem with Gareth Bale

However, when asked recently if winger Gareth Bale and striker Karim Benzema will still be playing at the Santiago Bernabeu next season, Zidane insisted he is not looking to get rid of them. But before their mouthwatering test against the Bundesliga champions, Real will host Bilbao as they bid to overhaul rivals Atletico Madrid in the La Liga table.

Sports Big Ten unveils basketball opponents for next season
Author: 0 Big Ten unveils basketball opponents for next season

One-off games on the road for next season will be Michigan , Indiana and Rutgers . The Boilermakers will have eight single-play games, four coming at home and four more on the road, and will meet five schools twice, playing on both schools' respective home floors.

Author: 0 Browns could take two QBs?

The Cleveland Browns have outspoken fans about this topic, some downright passionate about this touchy subject. "Any team that wants to draft me and bless me with the opportunity to play for their franchise is a blessing". Why not just draft quarterbacks with both of those picks, theoretically giving yourself the best chance at landing a franchise signal-caller? Gettleman also proved he has no fear of drafting running backs in the top 10 when he picked Christian McCaffrey at No.

Sports Warriors use second half surge to beat Spurs in Game 2
Author: 0 Warriors use second half surge to beat Spurs in Game 2

Unfortunately for all Spurs fans, the Warriors shot the lights out and pulled away late in the third and into the fourth. "But in the second half we matched that effort level and physicality and were able to get that upper hand". He even had five assists in Game 2 . The Warriors ended up winning by a score of 116-97 and were led by Durant and Klay Thompson . Game 1 starter/Game 2 reserve Kyle Anderson has one point in 20:55.

Sports 76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat
Author: 0 76ers center Joel Embiid doubtful for Game 3 against Heat

Embiid (eye) will play and start during Thursday's Game 3 against the Heat , Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports . According to Keith Pompey of the Philly Inquirer , Embiid will not be on a minutes restriction in his first game back since suffering the injury, and the amount of playing time he sees will exclusively depend on his conditioning.