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Sports Pablo Sandoval apologizes for comments about Giants
Author: 0 Pablo Sandoval apologizes for comments about Giants

Sandoval will report to High-A San Jose tonight. On Saturday, Giants' manager Bruce Bochy said the transition to a bench role was hard for Hwang, and San Francisco is hopeful he'll be able to play every day with AAA Sacramento. The fans are well aware of Sandoval's comments, but the hoard crowded around the dugout remembered him well and sounded happy to see him as they begged for autographs.

Sports Antonio Conte reveals that new Chelsea signing could be imminent
Author: 0 Antonio Conte reveals that new Chelsea signing could be imminent

I spoke with the club and we find the right view about the future of this club. That may come as a surprise to many, given how Romelu Lukaku's transfer situation played out. Swansea City and Crystal Palace are preparing themselves for a fight to keep hold of their star strikers Fernando Llorente and Christian Benteke, according to The Independent .

Sports Dallas Cowboys: Audition Time For Running Backs
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: Audition Time For Running Backs

The 1972 Miami Dolphins and 2007 New England Patriots are the only two teams that have ever finished the National Football League regular season unbeaten. "He had a great year. He should be like that", JPP said. One of the reasons why the Giants finished 11-5 and made a return to the playoffs after missing the postseason for four consecutive years, Collins is now taking aim at the Cowboys and the top spot in the division.

Sports Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka share opening-round lead at The Open
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka share opening-round lead at The Open

Koepka, who won the U.S. Open last month, hit three successive birdies from the 11th hole before making his only bogey at the 16th. He wasn't great off the tee, indeed he was 126th in the field for driving accuracy. He missed an 8-footer for birdie on the final hole. Just as important, there are only five players between the former No. 1 and the lead. McIlroy's two-under 68 in the morning session was the polar opposite to his opening 71 in which he was five over after six holes before a ...

Sports Matt Kuchar's Blustery 2nd Round at the British Open
Author: 0 Matt Kuchar's Blustery 2nd Round at the British Open

As gusting winds and outbreaks of torrential rain made life particularly tough for Friday's afternoon starters, Poulter again performed impressively at Royal Birkdale , where he was the runner-up to Padraig Harrington in 2008. It is a false narrative that dogs Spieth, one that could be viewed as an insult to his competitive resolve, his ability to fight through adverse conditions, the unrelenting desire to simply will the golf ball into the hole.

Sports Spieth prepares to defend lead in British Open
Author: 0 Spieth prepares to defend lead in British Open

He might not be the most consistent golfer on earth, but he moves the needle more than anyone else now playing, and he's the one golfer who can inject adrenaline into any major with a string of birdies. He and Brooks Koepka and Spieth were tied for the lead after the first round. But Spieth had a tap-in for a birdie of his own, and quickly regained the top spot at 7 under.

Sports Boro sign Darren Randolph
Author: 0 Boro sign Darren Randolph

Boro have paid £5million to West Ham for the 30-year-old where he will receive around £27,000 a week. Following Joe Hart's loan move to West Ham , it was always likely that Randolph would seek a move away from the London Stadium in the hope of playing first team football.

Sports A glance at the first round of the British Open
Author: 0 A glance at the first round of the British Open

Spieth took a three-week break following his win in the Travelers Championship; Koepka took a month off after winning the U.S. Open. "Birkdale nine years ago felt pretty good on Sunday afternoon and it felt just as good today", said the 41-year-old, who did television commentary on the Open last year after being sidelined with a foot injury.

Sports Altoona native at final rounds of World Series of Poker
Author: 0 Altoona native at final rounds of World Series of Poker

Late Saturday night, Frenchman Benjamin Pollak was eliminated in third place . He plays out in Europe. "Some of the professionals are normally very quiet and speak very little", said Mr Hesp. And I couldn't be happier". "I'm at peace with how I played". Bryan Piccioli (Allegany, New York) - 33,800,000 5. A J-7-6 flop paired Saout, but Blumstein picked up a gut shot straight draw also as the twosome both checked their options.

Sports Norris goes low in first Open round of day
Author: 0 Norris goes low in first Open round of day

McIlroy's season has been disrupted by a rib injury which he first sustained in January and aggravated at The Players Championship in May, but his return to full fitness has coincided with errors creeping into his all-round game. He said, "when I'm playing well, I can never imagine how I ever played so badly". World number three Jordan Spieth , who tees off at 9:47am alongside Stenson and South Korea's Kim Si-Woo, is in good shape.

Author: 0 Chelsea unveil Morata in club record £60m move

The 32-year-old featured 35 times in all competitions for the Swans last season and managed to score 15 goals in a side which struggled for much of the campaign. However, Manchester United - also weighing up a move for both strikers - beat Chelsea to the punch, signing Lukaku in a £75million deal. Instead it happened the other way around.

Sports Chris Weidman Calls Out Michael Bisping After Big Win
Author: 0 Chris Weidman Calls Out Michael Bisping After Big Win

Deliver he did on Saturday, though, and in the exultation after the win, he even took a shot at middleweight champion Michael Bisping. "That British bum, who's crying at his house right now, I'm back baby", Weidman said. Six of the 26 fighters were from Long Island, and overall, nine were from NY state. He was the bigger fighter - a five-inch height advantage and a seven-inch reach advantage - yet Gastelum was the betting favorite this week.

Sports Dressing down from caddie inspires Rory McIlroy recovery
Author: 0 Dressing down from caddie inspires Rory McIlroy recovery

Canada's Austin Connelly was also three under after starting birdie, eagle, but overnight leader Jordan Spieth responded to the challenge with a tap-in birdie on the third to maintain his two-shot advantage over US Open champion Brooks Koepka and Kuchar .

Sports Harmanpreet Kaur's ton sinks Australia as India reach final
Author: 0 Harmanpreet Kaur's ton sinks Australia as India reach final

Australia, set 282 to win and what would have been a record World Cup chase if successful, got off to a bad start as they lost three wickets inside the opening eight overs. But when I realised that 2009 was the time when people started to watch women's cricket because it was the first World Cup which was televised. But, in cricket, it is often said, statistics don't matter much - it is how the two teams perform on a given day is what matters.

Sports Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy at British Open
Author: 0 Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy at British Open

McIlroy also shot 71 and was relieved. Dustin Johnson , who opened with only one birdie and shot 71, said earlier in the week that he lost momentum from his back injury at the Masters, not because he was out for four weeks but because he couldn't swing a club while he was away from golf.

Author: 0 Spieth supreme while Grace makes history at British Open

Jordan Spieth took advantage of calm, often sunny conditions Saturday at the Open Championship to take a three-shot lead heading into the final round. "I just have to continue to play good golf", Kuchar said. "It [his dramatic slump at Augusta] was a humbling experience that I thought at the time could serve me well going forward".

Sports Defending champion Henrik Stenson is burglarized during British Open
Author: 0 Defending champion Henrik Stenson is burglarized during British Open

Henrik Stenson conceded that even a repeat of his stunning Sunday showing at Royal Troon a year ago is not likely to be enough to retain his Open title. "If they're listening, they didn't get the full jackpot". "They were clearly targeting me because they were there when I was out playing and they stole all my gear - normally I don't think burglars would take clothes".

Sports Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open
Author: 0 Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open

Matt Kuchar is still second, as the two match each other across Royal Birkdale . Spieth , the 23-year-old former US Masters and US Open victor carded a bogey-free round in tricky, but not treacherous, conditions. Colin Swatton wondered about hitting a tee shot onto the adjacent 10th fairway for a shorter, clearer shot into the green. Hardly anyone noticed Beem leaving, because the British press was chasing after Sandy Lyle, who quit after 10 holes at 11-over par.

Author: 0 McIlroy keeps a keen eye on Open forecasts

In '08, the scoring average was 4.77, making it the second most hard hole at an Open Championship from 1982-2016 after the 17th at St. Andrews in 1984. It will be the first time the 39-year-old Kuchar plays in the final group at a major. "I am swinging the club well right now and feel in control", he said.

Author: 0 Unfazed Spieth takes two shot British Open lead

Just when he began to slide down the leaderboard , Spieth's signature scrambling swiftly turned his fortunes around. Spieth really had a nice day on Friday, as he managed to a shoot a 1-under 69 through rainy and windy conditions to get to -6 for the tournament.