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Cleveland Indians take Rogers Centre field wearing caps with Chief Wahoo logo
- October 20, 2016

Douglas Cardinal, who did not appear in court as he is now in China, launched an application on Friday to temporarily block the American baseball team from wearing their regular jerseys or displaying the logo of Chief Wahoo in any way during their playoff games against the Blue Jays this week in Toronto . (more...)
Bangladesh v England: Moeen Ali says hosts could crack under pressure
- October 20, 2016

The home side remains unbeaten in the last six bilateral series. Bayliss will tell his players to keep calm before tomorrow's series-deciding third one-dayer against Bangladesh . Sure enough, Mortaza and Billing got in each other's faces before the umpire separated them. The only minor disappointment for England will be James Vince's failure, yet again, to build on a start as he was trapped lbw by Nasir Hossain (1-53) for 32 in what is likely to be his final global outing for some ... (more...)
2-0 for Hillary Clinton, after the second presidential debate
- October 20, 2016

This marks Clinton biggest lead over Trump in the Rasmussen poll since August of a year ago. Last month's poll had Clinton only up by six points in the four-way race. "The media is simply an extension of Hillary Clinton's campaign". Ari Fleischer, White House press secretary under George W. Bush and a supporter of Trump , wrote: "Winning candidates don't threaten to put opponents in jail". (more...)
Clinton leads by 7 points as Trump faces grope claims: Reuters/Ipsos poll
- October 20, 2016

Trump's Friday comments about Clinton came at the same time a former contestant of The Apprentice , Trump's NBC reality show, was giving a televised press conference about her own alleged sexual assault by Trump. "Give me a break", Trump said . Yesterday, in addition to his denials, he suggested that he never would have found two of the women who have made allegations attractive. (more...)
LeSean McCoy Inviting Cops to Bills' Game Against Kaepernick's 49ers
- October 20, 2016

Kaepernick's winning percentage in the postseason is also well above average at.667. "So I don't have any expectations of what's going to go on at the game". The only position that has not been rotated on the offensive side of the ball was the quarterback spot. If Kaepernick fatigues it could alter the way they run their offense. (more...)
Kyrgios fined for Shanghai antics
- October 20, 2016

He added: "Just took the easy way out tonight and obviously didn't show up at all". "I wasn't so much frustrated". A warning that had not dampened the Australian: early in the second set at 1-1, he went towards his chair even before Zverev service bounces, and on match point, he returned a slice lobed, true "gift" for his opponent who had not missed the opportunity. (more...)
Baylor officials address Big 12 board of directors
- October 20, 2016

Well, after four months of propping up schools, interviews, and soul searching, its four-month expansion exploration ended without ONE SINGLE VOTE cast for any school. Houston has a lot going for it. The real hurt has to be felt at Houston, Cincinnati and BYU. Rumors have swirled since the Big 12 announced that the conference would consider expanding to 12 or 14 teams over the summer. (more...)
Chelsea youngsters have to earn place in team - Conte
- October 20, 2016

Diego Costa and Eden Hazard scored in the first half before Victor Moses added the gloss late on in the second. Chelsea overcame Leicester City in impressive fashion this weekend. "We needed three points and we won". "Conte said: "I decided". Foxes boss Ranieri had no doubts his players were the authors of their own misfortune and he called on them to cut out the careless mistakes and show better focus. (more...)
Penguins begin title defense with 3-2 win over Capitals
- October 20, 2016

Crosby sat out a preseason game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday because he was not feeling well and missed practice Monday to have concussion testing. The team gathered around the Cup to watch the banner, emblazoned "Stanley Cup Champions 2016" in the team's new black and " Pittsburgh gold" color scheme rise to the roof of PPG Paints Arena. (more...)
Eagles reeling after 2 straight losses
- October 20, 2016

Bill Belichick doesn't do that kind of work. That agenda was at least curious, given the Eagles' status as a 3-2 team in a crowded, balanced division. "I might have done the same thing, but now we know and he won't ever do it again". "We felt like he had a slow start but really settled in nicely throughout the game". (more...)
Ready for talks to end violence in Kannur: Pinarayi Ready for talks to end violence in Kannur: Pinarayi
- October 20, 2016

However, the BJP is turning their face off in the attempt to restore peace. "It's a matter of deep concern that the violence is unleashed by a party that rules the state and by a party that rules the country", he said. He said that even local RSS workers do not know the names of the "pracharaks" working here. Instead of emotional reaction, focus should be on progress and development. (more...)
Red Sox Will Retain John Farrell, Entire Coaching Staff
- October 20, 2016

It's the end of an era for the Boston Red Sox , as the team and their fans bid farewell to one of its most beloved members of all time, David Ortiz , after his final game on October 10. Ortiz finished with 541 home runs, 1,768 RBI, 2,472 hits and a career.286 batting average. In the sixth, he knocked in his final run in a Red Sox uniform with a sacrifice fly. (more...)
Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski are reunited and it feels so good Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski are reunited and it feels so good
- October 20, 2016

By the end of the game the Patriots were able to walk away with a 17-35 victory, their second consecutive win. "What's special about that is we got the win", he said. "We are out there for each other, our coaches and it's the Patriot way and that's all we're doing". "Coaching, playing - just a little bit of everything". (more...)
Ludogorets to be nervous facing in-form Arsenal - Walcott Ludogorets to be nervous facing in-form Arsenal - Walcott
- October 20, 2016

We could have scored the fourth goal and we could have conceded, but we played with spirit and got there in the end. "I would say when we went two goals ahead we lost our focus and when you are playing a team who are down the bottom and trying to stay in the Premier League you can't do that", Wenger added. (more...)
Steelers hope to have Big Ben back for Week 9 vs. Ravens
- October 20, 2016

With Roethlisberger expected to be out, that leaves Pittsburgh with its backup quarterback: Landry Jones , who was a longtime starter for the Oklahoma Sooners. Tomlin said that Roethlisberger will be out this week. The Steelers gave up a season-high 474 yards against the Dolphins last Sunday without Heyward in the lineup and the Patriots will make it tough for them to make a big improvement without Heyward's help. (more...)
Marvin Lewis defends Vontaze Burfict after latest on-field incident, fine Marvin Lewis defends Vontaze Burfict after latest on-field incident, fine
- October 20, 2016

Lewis told his team not to talk about it, telling them to refer all questions to him. Lewis agreed with the observation that Burfict's history is putting him under great scrutiny. The defending AFC North champions are 2-4 - their worst start in six years - as they host the Cleveland Browns (0-6) on Sunday. The tight end got up limping. (more...)
Cowboys to start Dak Prescott over Tony Romo vs. Eagles Cowboys to start Dak Prescott over Tony Romo vs. Eagles
- October 20, 2016

The offense is rolling behind a punishing offensive line, Ezekiel Elliott and the sublime play of Prescott. Rapoport reported that Romo "may not be ready to be considered vs. But Irving - the first Dallas defensive end to win the honor since Charles Haley did it in 1995 - made history of a sort here: His three forced fumbles in a single game has only happened twice in the last 15 National Football League seasons. (more...)
Rookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World Series Rookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World Series
- October 20, 2016

Indians: Cleveland returns home and rests up for the World Series. The Cleveland offense was paced by a pair of home runs, coming from Carlos Santana and Coco Crisp . There are plenty of other important contributors in the Cleveland bullpen, particularly closer Cody Allen , who had 32 saves during the regular season and hasn't allowed a run in the postseason. (more...)