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Sports Serving one-game suspension Sunday
Author: 0 Serving one-game suspension Sunday

Contreras' suspension has been reduced to one game, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports. While it didn't appear intentional, Contreras' mask hit Baker's leg after the catcher threw it down. He'll serve his suspension Sunday with Alex Avila filling in behind the plate in his absence. After Lackey was ejected, Contreras continued to complain and was also quickly ejected.

Sports Wenger delighted with Arsenal character
Author: 0 Wenger delighted with Arsenal character

But, as I said before, I think we have to try to improve in all situations. Wenger's tactical decisions have always been questioned when it comes to the big games but - despite fielding a team that was cohesive and organised throughout - Arsenal still had their most shots in the first half of an away Premier League game for a year.

Sports Chelsea, Arsenal enter much-anticipated London derby in contrasting forms
Author: 0 Chelsea, Arsenal enter much-anticipated London derby in contrasting forms

Arsenal missed out on Champions League but Bellerin hinted they will hope to emulate Manchester United last season by winning the Europa League to secure a return to the top table. "I was pleased with their commitment", he said. At home, Chelsea will look to control possession and the flow of the game to limit Arsenal's chances.

Sports Baltimore Ravens force five turnovers in 24-10 beatdown of Cleveland Browns
Author: 0 Baltimore Ravens force five turnovers in 24-10 beatdown of Cleveland Browns

Baltimore's defense made certain of that. Browns head coach Hue Jackson says the rookie was evaluated for a concussion and was cleared. Well, you know what they say. Then, Baltimore used chunk plays to move the ball down the field, getting a 12-yard run from West, and later, a 20-yard pass from quarterback Joe Flacco to former Browns tight end Benjamin Watson.

Author: 0 Jacoby Brissett expected to start in Week 2 vs. Cardinals

Teams that begin a season 0-2 have only a 12 percent chance of making the playoffs. Turnovers were a big part of the problem, as Carson Palmer tossed three interceptions and star running back David Johnson lost a fumble before leaving with a wrist injury .

Sports Tom Brady Says Colin Kaepernick Deserves To Play In The NFL
Author: 0 Tom Brady Says Colin Kaepernick Deserves To Play In The NFL

Kaepernick became one of the most polarizing figures in the country past year when he began kneeling during the national anthem before games, in protest of the multiple police killings of unarmed people of color. Jay-Z also said to the crowd, several times, that "love always trumps hate". Check out a few clips from JAY-Z's Meadows Festival set below. "But social justice isn't a political issue".

Sports Narine shackles England as Windies claim sole T20
Author: 0 Narine shackles England as Windies claim sole T20

West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite said after the match that some of his players felt conditions on the pitch were "unsafe" and was prepared to take an abandonment after wicketkeeper Chadwick Walton slipped while fielding, needing lengthy treatment.

Sports Milwaukee Brewers Help Miami Marlins Feel at Home on the Road
Author: 0 Milwaukee Brewers Help Miami Marlins Feel at Home on the Road

The moving of the Brewers series means that the team has just seven home games left this year, from September 18-20 against the Mets and from September 28-October 1 against the Braves . Neil Walker highlighted an eight-run eighth inning with a grand slam - one of four homers hit by the Brewers - in Friday's series-opening 10-2 victory.

Author: 0 Singapore Grand Prix: Circuit to host race until at least 2021

The announcement, prolonging the distinctive night race which has been dubbed F1's "crown jewel" and the "Monaco of the East", comes after neighbouring Malaysia chose to cancel its grand prix, citing rising costs. Haas driver Romain Grosjean said: "Fitness has evolved, but there is a high probability that we could get a heat shock and be in a pretty bad situation".

Sports Chargers release tickets for Miami game at StubHub Center
Author: 0 Chargers release tickets for Miami game at StubHub Center

Chargers defensive end Melvin Ingram is not anxious about facing Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler on Sunday. As for the Chargers , they were able to hang with a decent Denver team in Week 1 and should come out swinging here. Against this Dolphins' secondary, the Chargers should have a lot more success in the passing game. While Rivers and those who think like him have a rose-colored outlook, thankfully Rivers addressed a crucial point.

Author: 0 Chris Wood's scoring run ends as Burnely held by Liverpool

In the past we didn't feel good in the game. This time it was Trent Alexander-Arnold's abject failure to beat Stephen Ward and worsened by Ragnar Klavan and Joel Matip's ensuing miscommunication. Sometimes [there are] goals I'm angry about, and it's not the first one. Liverpool are now preparing for their trip to Leicester City in the EFL Cup on Tuesday night, before heading to the King Power Stadium once again next weekend to play the Foxes in the Premier League.

Sports Chelsea's run of red cards leaves Conte bemused
Author: 0 Chelsea's run of red cards leaves Conte bemused

David Luiz was sent off with five minutes to go after a reckless challenge on Sead Kolasinac but the Gunners simply did not have enough time to make the man-advantage count. Pedro wasted Chelsea's best chance in the first half when he was sent clear by Cesc Fabregas but finished tamely. That is likely to mean that Luiz will miss his side's next three league games which will include the visit of fellow title-contenders Manchester City .

Author: 0 Man Utd, Mourinho denies he 'influenced' Lukaku swoop

Ahead of Everton's visit today, Jose Mourinho has explained to the Daily Telegraph just how easy it was to sign Lukaku from under the noses of Chelsea. "They understand that from time to time when you move from certain areas, and certain eras as well, you have to change things and I think Mourinho has changed over the years because his management style was demanding, asking for full control".

Sports Last minute Pochettino call convinced Llorente to snub Chelsea
Author: 0 Last minute Pochettino call convinced Llorente to snub Chelsea

Mauricio Pochettino insists he is not anxious about Tottenham's struggles at Wembley despite them being held to a goalless draw by Swansea . Find out by following our live matchcast. I really want to do my bit". The best chance fell to England striker Harry Kane in the 58th minute as he scooped his shot onto the crossbar from close range.

Sports Vikings sign former Denver Broncos QB Kyle Sloter to active roster
Author: 0 Vikings sign former Denver Broncos QB Kyle Sloter to active roster

Bradford is throwing the ball as well as he ever has, as he threw for three touchdowns, and 346 yards against the Saints on Monday night. The Steelers will need to get after him and get him off his spot as often as possible ( Bradford has adequate mobility and can throw on the run but would prefer not to).

Author: 0 Arsenal shock helped Antonio Conte understand his Chelsea squad

However, they couldn't record back-to-back wins, as they fell to a 1-0 defeat on the road at Stoke City. With Alexis Sanchez scoring a controversial opener for Arsenal and Chelsea's Victor Moses sent off for diving, it was a bitter conclusion to an otherwise ideal first season in charge for Conte.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger gives latest update to Arsenal fans about Mesut Ozil

We won previous year here [at the Emirates], we won in the FA Cup final, we won on penalties in the Charity Shield. Arsenal started their Europa League opener against Cologne with a three-man central defence on Thursday, and they struggled at times.

Sports No. 12 LSU Is Getting Blown Out By Mississippi State
Author: 0 No. 12 LSU Is Getting Blown Out By Mississippi State

After a scoreless first quarter, LSU and Mississippi State brought the offense with them in the second quarter. Meanwhile, Fitzgerald and the Bulldogs scored 30 unanswered points against LSU's defensive depleted from injury and disqualification.

Sports Texas OT Connor Williams Leaves Game vs. USC with Knee Injury
Author: 0 Texas OT Connor Williams Leaves Game vs. USC with Knee Injury

Remember, though, that Texas robbed a national championship from USC . The game was a back-and-forth chess match that saw a USC Trojans team that was unable to create distance on the scoreboard with their opponent. The same goes for USC . The Longhorns came out on fire, making plays and holding a high-octane USC defense down to just 17 points through 60 minutes.