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Author: 0 Diamondbacks' Martinez ties Major League Baseball record with four HRs

Carlos Martinez throws three-hit shutout in Cardinals' win over Padres SAN DIEGO - Carlos Martinez threw a three-hitter and struck out 10, Yadier Molina hit a two-run single and the St. Martinez capped his huge night with a two-run homer to left field off Wilmer Font in the ninth. Homers by Eric Hosmer, Salvador Perez and Alcides Escobar carried the Royals to a 7-6 win at Detroit.

Sports Kevin Anderson celebrates
Author: 0 Kevin Anderson celebrates "incredible" win over Sam Querrery

Querrey stands six foot six inches (1.98 meters) while Anderson is six foot eight inches (2.03m), making the meeting the tallest grand slam quarter-final, semi-final or final of the Open Era. The Spaniard denied Schwartzman on a break point in the fourth game, and on 6-of-8 in the match, then broke again in the seventh game before holding for victory in just under two hours.

Sports Gambin plays as Malta lose to Scotland
Author: 0 Gambin plays as Malta lose to Scotland

Slovenia's 4-0 win over Lithuania may have helped them leapfrog Scotland into third place but for Strachan, his players and the Tartan Army that's not really important. "The Slovakia game will be massive now, hopefully the fans come out and support us next month". "What has changed in the last few games is the way we press teams, which is down to the fitness of the lads".

Sports How Did the Red Sox Use an Apple Watch to Steal Signs?
Author: 0 How Did the Red Sox Use an Apple Watch to Steal Signs?

New England Patriots star Tom Brady was suspended four games by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after the "Deflategate" investigation concluded the quarterback conspired to use illegally underinflated footballs in the 2015 AFC championship game.

Sports Florida State drops in the Coaches Poll
Author: 0 Florida State drops in the Coaches Poll

Defending champion Clemson moved up to No. 3 on Tuesday. How far did Florida State fall after a 24-7 loss to Alabama ? "I have them at a shaky seven now exclusively because their defense is filthy", Davis said. 6 after playing a tighter-than-expected game against Western Michigan . The Associated Press began its college football poll on October 19, 1936, and it is now the longest-running poll of those that award national titles at the end of the season.

Sports Point against Honduras ´huge´ for USA, says Arena
Author: 0 Point against Honduras ´huge´ for USA, says Arena

It was just their third home loss in qualifying since 1985 - and came 16 years to the day the USA and Arena lost 3-2 to Honduras at Washington's RFK Stadium . Altidore served a one-game suspension for yellow card accumulation. While the opponent and conditions presented formidable obstacles, the Americans had come away with two victories in their previous three visits, including a 3-2 result that clinched a 2010 World Cup berth.

Sports Will Zeke Play? If So, Giants Won't Mind
Author: 0 Will Zeke Play? If So, Giants Won't Mind

Because this testimony from Elliott came in the form of his attorney asking him whether the alleged "conduct" by Thompson "spill over into the Cowboys?" The judge says he'll have his decision by Friday evening. "Once again, the commissioner relied on a variety of evidence and not one single statement from a single witness". At the start of the hearing, National Football League attorney Daniel Nash told the judge it was "his understanding" that Elliott could play Sunday night ...

Sports Star India wins global media rights for IPL
Author: 0 Star India wins global media rights for IPL

Star India has won rights for the next five seasons of the IPL starting from 2018, when it will be broadcast on the network's sports channels and on its video on demand platform Hotstar . Star India will own the exclusive television as well as digital rights to the Twenty20 cricket matches, which is contested between eight teams of domestic and worldwide players.

Sports Conor McGregor Apologises To Dana White In Vulnerable Moment After Mayweather Loss
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Apologises To Dana White In Vulnerable Moment After Mayweather Loss

As most know Mayweather after beating McGregor, retired from boxing that night and it's probably safe to assume we'll never see him in the ring again. "The training facilities in Floyd's gym are great", he said. I get a little wobbly and floaty. Max Markson, the agent of Floyd Mayweather in Australia, says that the latter has now changed his ways, and he is "a reformed character who deserves another chance".

Sports Virat Kohli equals Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC ODI rankings
Author: 0 Virat Kohli equals Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC ODI rankings

He scored a couple of centuries and a fifty in the series. He will be replaced by Rahane in today's match. Stressing on the importance of maintaining transparency during this experimental stage, the skipper explained the rationale behind rotating players even after some of them have performed well.

Sports Tennessee Vols Football beats Georgia Tech in Double Overtime Thriller
Author: 0 Tennessee Vols Football beats Georgia Tech in Double Overtime Thriller

I thought he played tremendously, and I knew he was going to be the starter for about two and a half or three weeks. He rushed a school-record 44 times for a school-record 249 yards by a quarterback and scored a school-record five rushing touchdowns - which is saying something for a school that once scored 222 points in a game.

Sports England 2-1 Slovakia
Author: 0 England 2-1 Slovakia

Slovakia manager Jan Kozak has praised the rising stars in England's side as the "future of football " ahead of the teams' World Cup qualifier at Wembley on Monday. Slovakia would have overtaken Southgate's men at the top of Group F with a victory that was on the cards when Marcus Rashford's early mistake was punished by Stanislav Lobotka.

Sports No problem, says Vimal Kumar about Saina's decision
Author: 0 No problem, says Vimal Kumar about Saina's decision

The Indian shuttler, after the recently concluded World Championships in Glasgow, told coach Vimal Kumar about moving to Hyderabad for training. She was also thankful for Vimal Kumar's aid in helping her achieve the World Number 1 ranking.

Sports Alligator discovered inside flooded Texas home
Author: 0 Alligator discovered inside flooded Texas home

Foster did not waste any time in calling the wildlife officials who arrived on the scene and carried the predator safely out of the man's home. Deputies with the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office responded Friday to an "intruder call" at a home in Humble, Tex., on the northeast side of the metropolitan area.

Sports I did not undergo medical at Chelsea - Ross Barkley
Author: 0 I did not undergo medical at Chelsea - Ross Barkley

Everton had been holding out for a fee of around £50m but caved in the final hours of the window, only for the deal to collapse at the last minute. Tottenham were able to complete some deadline day business of their own after snapping up Fernando Llorente in a £14m deal with Swansea City.

Sports Fognini suspended from US Open over umpire remarks
Author: 0 Fognini suspended from US Open over umpire remarks

Tennis Association announced Saturday. Now he is out already winning two matches. He and American partner Nicholas Monroe were given a third round walkover in men's doubles against the Italian pair and are now the first players through to the quarter-finals.

Sports Josh Rosen uses fake spike play to complete massive comeback
Author: 0 Josh Rosen uses fake spike play to complete massive comeback

After moving to within a score, UCLA forced the Aggies offense off the field in 31 seconds of game action. After a shaky start that saw UCLA fall behind 38-10 at the half, Rosen finished the game 35-of-58 passing for 491 yards and the four touchdowns.

Sports The importance of organ donation
Author: 0 The importance of organ donation

It said that when families are left to make such a decision on their relative's behalf, some decide it was safer to say no. However if you want to be a donor, your family's support is still needed for donation to go ahead. "I would say to people "put yourself in the shoes of someone waiting for a transplant". A total of 115 people in Yorkshire donated more than 300 organs after death in 2016/17 so others might receive a life-changing transplant.

Sports Kvitova delighted with comeback win over Muguruza
Author: 0 Kvitova delighted with comeback win over Muguruza

The Spaniard has produced some of her career's finest displays over the last couple of months to lift Wimbledon and Cincinnati titles. In the quarterfinals, Kvitova will most likely find herself at the Arthur Ashe Stadium for another night session as she will face the legendary Venus Williams .

Sports #21 Virginia Tech holds off #22 West Virginia in FedEx Field thriller
Author: 0 #21 Virginia Tech holds off #22 West Virginia in FedEx Field thriller

On Thursday, former Rock Hill Northwestern QB Mason Rudolph threw for 303 yards and three touchdowns and proved that his Sports Illustrated cover in the preseason - and the talk of a Heisman trophy run and possibly top 5 National Football League draft pick - wasn't misplaced talk.