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Sports Belts four homers in historic performance
Author: 0 Belts four homers in historic performance

He is the first member of the Reds , a franchise whose origin (1866) predates professional baseball and that counts Pete Rose and Ken Griffey Jr., as alumni, to hit four home runs in one game . "I'm sure they were both crying", Gennett said . Gennett got married to the love of his life, Kelsey, in a ceremony so private, not even his teammates knew about it! Reds manager Bryan Price had already planned on giving Adam Duvall the day off in left field and starting Patrick Kivlehan.

Author: 0 Australia will be ready for England showdown: Smith

Chasing 183, Australia were 83-1 when rain arrived after 16 overs , four overs short of the minimum needed for a game. Steve Smith has used Head consistently before Maxwell and considering Australia's all-out pace attack, he might be dependent on Head's off breaks in the middle overs.

Author: 0 French Open at a glance: Kerber loses, Kvitova wins

On Sunday, Kerber fell a double break down to trail 5-1 to her 28-year-old Russian opponent who she was facing for the 12th time. The top seed dropped serve six times and made 25 unforced errors in a match that lasted one hour and 22 minutes.

Sports Ravens release TE Dennis Pitta after third hip injury
Author: 0 Ravens release TE Dennis Pitta after third hip injury

Last year, he had a career-high 729 receiving yards and two touchdowns while leading all National Football League tight ends with 86 receptions. With his health a question mark, the Ravens asked Pitta to take a pay cut in 2016 in order to stay on the team and he obliged.

Sports Sullivan: 'Reasonable' Schultz plays Game 7
Author: 0 Sullivan: 'Reasonable' Schultz plays Game 7

Mike Hoffman scored the victor 1 minute, 34 seconds into the third period, Bobby Ryan picked up his sixth goal of the playoffs, and Craig Anderson made 45 saves. Goaltender John Gibson was pulled from his only Game 7 start in 2014 after allowing four goals on 18 shots, and he's coming off another hook after three goals on six shots in a 7-1 drubbing in Game 6 on Sunday.

Sports '16 champ Djokovic stunned by Thiem in French Open quarters
Author: 0 '16 champ Djokovic stunned by Thiem in French Open quarters

The Serb lost in a pitiful 7-6 (5), 6-3, 6-0 defeat to the 23 year-old, in what was his earliest exit at Roland Garros in seven years and one of the worst performances of his career . "I'm feeling like I'm missing consistency", said Djokovic, a 12-time grand slam victor who used to strike fear into his opponents with his seemingly insatiable appetite for winning.

Sports Classic Empire pulled from Belmont for hoof abscess
Author: 0 Classic Empire pulled from Belmont for hoof abscess

The 149th Belmont Stakes will be on Saturday, and will begin at 6:37 p.m. ET on NBC. The Belmont Stakes is the longest of the three Triple Crown races at 1½ miles. Epicharis is eligible for a $1 million bonus from the New York Racing Association if he wins the Belmont. "This is a Classic". His Wood Memorial came on the heels of the Fountain of Youth, and "all" he did on Wood Memorial Day was beat subsequent Preakness victor Cloud Computing by seven lengths.

Sports Arsenal, Liverpool and Man Utd all 'lead race' for James Rodriguez
Author: 0 Arsenal, Liverpool and Man Utd all 'lead race' for James Rodriguez

With Conte now dealing with the blow that Hazard may not be able to start the season, perhaps the Blues are on James' list as well. Rodriguez seriously struggled for game time under Zinedine Zidane last season. While Manchester United have been on his tracks for months and Inter pushed forward too, now they have competition from France. However, the UEFA Europa League Champions will now have to compete with Premier League rivals Arsenal for his signature.

Author: 0 Juventus considering move for Chelsea's Nemanja Matic

And while each team was touted as the favourites in the pursuit at different stages, the player has reportedly chosen Liverpool, who are now in talks with Southampton over the transfer fees for the Dutch global. Los Blancos are set to bid Pepe adieu and Bonucci's arrival could strengthen their bid to defend their La Liga and Champions League titles. It's claimed Chelsea will meet with the agent of Juventus full-back Alex Sandro, for whom they could offer €40m [£35m].

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Khan has bagged eight wickets in five ODI fixtures played against Team India . They also have to remember that the Champions Trophy is a competition where every game matters. "And I believe that once they do that, they have got the ability and the potential to not only beat Pakistan but to also retain the Champion's Trophy", he added.

Author: 0 Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals

Mon. The Ukrainian managed to hold serve, however, which allowed Martic to serve for the match at 5-3. But with each match I feel like I played better. Murray did not arrive in Paris at the height of his powers, dealing with a cold and some recent shaky results. "Hopefully we can find a solution for (the terror attacks), because it s been going on a long time".

Sports Del Potro sets up Murray clash after Almagro quits in tears
Author: 0 Del Potro sets up Murray clash after Almagro quits in tears

The 30-year-old's form has also been a concern, arriving at Roland Garros having lost three of his last four matches on clay, although he feels sufficiently reinvigorated to cut a confident figure ahead of a clash with Juan Martin del Potro in round three.

Sports French Open defending champion Novak Djokovic knocked out by Dominic Thiem
Author: 0 French Open defending champion Novak Djokovic knocked out by Dominic Thiem

The defeat was Djokovic's first straight-sets loss at a major in four years and comes just 12 months after he completed the career Grand Slam in Paris . Thiem erased the first with a forehand volley and the other with a service victor that prompted Djokovic to roll his eyes. "It's fantastic for me", Thiem said.

Sports Colin Kaepernick's dad rips reporter: 'So far from the truth'
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick's dad rips reporter: 'So far from the truth'

They're the first known free-agent visit for Kaepernick this offseason. The Seahawks also now have QBs backups Treyvon Boykins and Jake Heaps on the roster. "Would a certain QB take this?" he wrote on Twitter in reference to Kaepernick. Davis last played in an National Football League season in 2015, a year he ended by throwing one touchdown and three interceptions.

Author: 0 Australia denied Champions Trophy against Bangladesh

Victory saw England into the last four of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides after an eight-wicket defeat of Bangladesh at the Oval last week, regardless of the result of their last Group A match against arch-rivals Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday.

Author: 0 Sri Lanka loses Kapugedara to injury in Champions Trophy

Indian captain Virat Kohli ruled out possibility of taking any opposition lightly after demolishing Pakistan in their first game of Champions Trophy and said that they always try to maintain the same kind of intensity regardless of the opponent team, on Wednesday.

Sports Rafael Nadal through to quarterfinals at French Open
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal through to quarterfinals at French Open

French Open champion Novak Djokovic continues his title defence on Sunday afternoon with an awkward looking fourth-round match against the 19th seed Albert Ramos-Vinolas. Chung, who is ranked 67th, had never beaten a top-10 player in six attempts but leveled when play resumed, keeping alive his bid to become the first South Korean to reach the fourth round at Roland Garros.

Author: 0 Warriors dismiss 16-0 chatter, focused on Game Three

Both of those guys are special". But that takes a lot out of you. When he joined the record-breaking Golden State Warriors , who came within seconds of winning back-to-back titles, he took a great deal of grief from National Basketball Association legends and fans alike.

Sports Rain, wind in forecast for French Open quarterfinals
Author: 0 Rain, wind in forecast for French Open quarterfinals

Friday's other semi-final will pitch world number one Murray, the runner-up to Djokovic in 2016, against 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka . In women's matches, Simona Halep and Karolina Pliskova reached the semifinals. "I know I have achieved the biggest heights in the sport". "I knew he was playing good, but I was confident with what I was doing since the beginning of the tournament".

Sports Stanley Cup playoffs: Senators force game seven against Penguins
Author: 0 Stanley Cup playoffs: Senators force game seven against Penguins

The victor of Game 7 will go on to face the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Final. "Andy was huge tonight again. They choose to fight", Boucher said. As Ottawa's Clarke MacArthur puts it, "We want to bore them out of the building". "It's incredible what not holding on the puck will do". He has a 1.33 goals-against average and a.950 save percentage.