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Sports Rockies clinch a playoff spot for the first time since 2009
Author: 0 Rockies clinch a playoff spot for the first time since 2009

With the Milwaukee Brewers beating the St. Louis Cardinals , they maintained a two-game lead for the second spot in the National League Wild Card with only two games to play. However, a Brett Phillips double in the bottom of the sixth scored Arcia to give the Brewers the lead for good. In 25 starts - he missed five weeks with an oblique strain - Anderson went 12-4 with a 2.74 earned run average.

Author: 0 The Clemson vs. Virginia Tech notebook, updated throughout Saturday's biggest game

Phillips' 26-yard touchdown catch drew the Hokies within the final margin with 5:43 left, but Clemson collected a late interception to seal the win. Even before he got into college football , Davis had plenty of insight into Virginia Tech . He's very impressed by redshirt freshman Josh Jackson's poise and talent in leading the Hokies.

Sports Penn State football blows out IN 45-14, improves to 5-0
Author: 0 Penn State football blows out IN 45-14, improves to 5-0

Just when it seemed Penn State was going to run away with it completely, IN responded well IN the second quarter and scored two touchdowns to make it 28-14 heading into halftime. Penn State was once again stout on defense, allowing just 14 points. The first came on a 45-yard field goal from Tyler Davis, who had one kick blocked and missed another.

Sports Hazard must exploit God-given talent, says Chelsea's Conte
Author: 0 Hazard must exploit God-given talent, says Chelsea's Conte

Guardiola's side came with a game plan and executed every bit of it with total dominance on the field. "It sends out a big message", City left back Fabian Delph said . I like this behavior, this attitude. "He said to me 'coach I prefer to stop myself otherwise I risk a bad injury.' I don't know". "It was a simple tactical decision", the Italian said.

Sports Corruption scandal threatens eligibility for college basketball players
Author: 0 Corruption scandal threatens eligibility for college basketball players

Some of the most explosive allegations appeared to involve Louisville , one of college basketball's biggest powerhouses, which is already on NCAA probation over a sex scandal . Under most criteria, Pitino's 16-year tenure at Louisville was good - but not as great as many may associate with his name and the program. On Thursday, ABC News confirmed that Pitino is the "Coach-2" mentioned in the Federal Bureau of Investigation documents as the coach who brokered a deal with ...

Sports Adam Scott and Internationals need miracle to have chance at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Adam Scott and Internationals need miracle to have chance at Presidents Cup

Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed , the USA version of Grace and Oosthuizen for the Internationals, halved their match with Hideki Matsuyama and Canadian Adam Hadwin. He got up-and-down from left the 12th green for birdie to half the hole and stay 2 up. The U.S. team took a commanding 8-2 lead after some stellar play on Friday at the Presidents Cup .

Sports Bayern Munich Sack Manager Carlo Ancelotti
Author: 0 Bayern Munich Sack Manager Carlo Ancelotti

However, Bayern have suffered a defeat and a draw in their opening six league games this season to sit in third place, falling three points behind early pacesetters Borussia Dortmund . Former Chelsea, PSG, Real Madrid and AC Milan boss Ancelotti has won the Champions League three times - with Milan in 2003 and 2007, and with Madrid in 2014.

Sports It's Just October - Manchester United Star Plays Down Good Start To Season
Author: 0 It's Just October - Manchester United Star Plays Down Good Start To Season

United will welcome Crystal Palace on Old Trafford this weekend looking to stretch their unbeaten run and cement a standing among the early Premier League pacesetters - with only goal difference keeping them off top spot at present. "Some players perform better with some of us than with others?- and I have examples of players that didn't perform well for me and then performed well for other managers".

Sports Spurs: Kawhi Leonard will be out entire preseason with quad injury
Author: 0 Spurs: Kawhi Leonard will be out entire preseason with quad injury

But given coach Gregg Popovich's penchant for prudence, San Antonio are likely just being careful with Leonard in preparation for matches that count. Leonard was sidelined during the 2017 playoffs after suffering an ankle injury in the Western Conference semi-finals against Houston. Wade and James were both drafted into the NBA in 2003, won an Olympic gold medal together in 2008 and went to four straight NBA Finals together from 2011 to 2014, earning two rings.

Sports Browns' top pick returns to practice
Author: 0 Browns' top pick returns to practice

A leg injury slowed him during his 2016 campaign with the Aggies, but his upside and rare ability still made him the obvious pick for the Browns at the top of this year's draft. Coach Hue Jackson reiterated Thursday the organization would consider holding him out Sunday to make sure he's better positioned to finish the season without a setback.

Sports Bournemouth frustrated in draw with Leicester
Author: 0 Bournemouth frustrated in draw with Leicester

Danny Simpson's handball sent Marc Pugh's early goal-bound shot wide and went unpunished, but even amid that sense of injustice, the hosts were so dominant and their visitors so poor that that should have had little influence on the outcome.

Sports Chelsea 0 Manchester City 1
Author: 0 Chelsea 0 Manchester City 1

Ben Davies scored the other first-half goal and Moussa Sissoko added a fourth just before the final whistle. The net ripples with glee. They have lost only one of their last seven top flight meetings with Pep Guardiola's side. France global Antoine Griezmann rammed a penalty beyond former Atletico goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to give the home side a barely deserved lead in the 40th minute, scoring the first European goal at their new stadium after striking the first Liga goal there this ...

Sports McIlroy moves into contention at Masters
Author: 0 McIlroy moves into contention at Masters

The Waterford man aims to retain his full PGA Tour status for next year but faces a stiff challenge after a day of low scoring in Florida yesterday where Sam Saunders followed up his first round 59 with a 66 to lie 12 shots clear of Power at the head of the field.

Sports Core of present, future United States teams taking shape at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Core of present, future United States teams taking shape at Presidents Cup

Steve Stricker's side claimed four-and-a-half points out of five on day two in New Jersey to leave Nick Price's worldwide team staring down the barrel of a 10th defeat from 12 contests since the competition was first held in 1994. But it could have been even worse for the global team, because American veteran Phil Mickelson missed a six-foot putt at the final hole as he and partner Kevin Kisner halved with Australians Jason Day and Marc Leishman .

Author: 0 NFL Week Four Match Up: Saints at Dolphins

However, Snead was working off to the side during the early portion of practice on Wednesday and Thursday. "This time around, it's a lot more serious and it's exciting to get the opportunity to come back here and play at Wembley". Last season, the Panthers came back from 13 points down with less than five minutes to go to pull off the victory against a 49ers team that is one of the newer ones in the top level of college football.

Sports No. 21 Florida Loses QB Del Rio To Left Shoulder Injury
Author: 0 No. 21 Florida Loses QB Del Rio To Left Shoulder Injury

It's a potential crushing blow for a team trying to get to the Southeastern Conference championship game for the third consecutive year. The host Gators (3-1 overall, 3-0 in the SEC) ramped up their rushing attack to down the Commodores (3-2, 0-2).

Sports Fans should protest the NFL
Author: 0 Fans should protest the NFL

Thirty-two percent of respondents to the Economist/YouGov poll, conducted September 24-26, said they strongly supported players' right to protest on the field, while 33 percent were strongly opposed. "And they can't have people sitting down or kneeling down during our national anthem". "The overall support for the players' right to protest - in some form - is heartening especially considering some of the divisive rhetoric we've heard revolving around this issue".

Sports Alonso says F1 racing at Sepang circuit to be more difficult
Author: 0 Alonso says F1 racing at Sepang circuit to be more difficult

Vettel headed team-mate Kimi Raikkonen by 0.604 seconds with the Red Bulls of Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen third and fourth, and Hamilton sixth. The auto felt great so it is a real surprise to be up here with these guys but I am really grateful. "I didn't sleep well last night", the 32-year-old British driver said.

Sports Benjamin Mendy to have surgery on ruptured knee ligament
Author: 0 Benjamin Mendy to have surgery on ruptured knee ligament

Mendy has made five appearances in all competitions for City in 2017-18, providing one assist. The French worldwide suffered the injury in Saturday's 5-0 Premier League victory over Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium. He joked on his Twitter feed that he would be joining "Injury FC" on loan for a couple of months but hoped to return stronger. Delph played at left back in City's 2-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League on Tuesday.