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Author: 0 Cubs hope Schwarber can DH if they reach World Series

Schwarber began hitting Wednesday in a cage and told team officials he felt great, setting off plans for a fall league appearance. The Chicago Cubs lead the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the NLCS, heading into Game 6 on Saturday night. But after blasting five home runs in his rookie postseason, if there is anyone who might be able to do it, Schwarber could be the guy. Cubs officials have been adamant during much of the regular season that Schwarber wouldn't return this season.

Sports Wenger urges Arsenal to focus after impressive win
Author: 0 Wenger urges Arsenal to focus after impressive win

Defensive misalignment then yielded needless pressure for the Gunners, who spent the first half's middle third on the back foot rather than killing the contest. "We know how good we are going forward, it's about sorting ourselves out at the back - and we've managed to do that this season". Lucas Perez, who came on for Walcott earlier in the game, was released down the left-hand side thanks to a beautifully weighted pass from Oxlade-Chamberlain, showed great pace to get to the ball first and ...

Sports Browns' Pryor 'angered' by Titans player bragging about hit
Author: 0 Browns' Pryor 'angered' by Titans player bragging about hit

The Browns expect him to be discharged on Tuesday and return to Cleveland. The player flagged for the hit posted video of it on Instagram, angering several Browns. Hitting a guy, another man when he's not looking". "I was fine with it (the hit) because it's a game, it's what happens". He wrote on Twitter that he is still "gonna get paid and get my 8 hrs of sleep" despite the fuss.

Author: 0 Penguins star Crosby taking it "day by day" after concussion

Crosby was diagnosed with a concussion on Saturday after he said he "tangled" with a teammate during practice on Friday. Crosby felt good enough on Tuesday to spend almost an hour on the ice skating alongside injured teammates Bryan Rust and Matt Murray, but he declined to set any sort of timeline on when he may return.

Sports Supreme Court defers decision on Lodha panel
Author: 0 Supreme Court defers decision on Lodha panel

The recommendations, when implemented, would bring more transparency to the cricketing body. While the court has reserved its order, there has been no deadline set for the same. Pronouncing the order, the Supreme Court had then said that the state associations would not get funds unless a resolution is passed to implement justice Lodha committee reforms.

Sports Man City has 2 penalties saved, draws 1-1 with Everton
Author: 0 Man City has 2 penalties saved, draws 1-1 with Everton

After winning comfortably against Deportivo La Coruña and playing well while resting some key starters, the team is confident again. "It is the best team we have played against in my managerial career - they have a really high tempo", Koeman said.

Sports Judge asked to extend voter registration due to hurricane
Author: 0 Judge asked to extend voter registration due to hurricane

During Hurricane Fran in 1996, 22 animal waste pits in the state were reportedly ruptured or overflowed. Pat McCrory said his detailed plan to be announced this week will also include how to pay for the rebuilding. He also said the state's death toll from the storm has risen to 19. "Farmers are facing very similar challenges to last October's flooding, and this natural disaster will be another significant setback to our state's number-one industry", SC agriculture commissioner Hugh Weathers ...

Author: 0 Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer cuts finger, won't start Game 2

Josh Tomlin, scheduled to pitch Game 3 in Toronto on Monday, will replace Bauer on Saturday. The Blue Jays will also be dealing with an injury in Game 2, perhaps an injury even worse than Bauer's. There are all kinds of stories, rumors, game coverage and Vines of dudes getting hit in the beans every day. But Francona's strategy meant that Miller entered games more often in the seventh inning (eight times) than he did in the ninth (five).

Sports Ronda Rousey returns to UFC for title fight Dec. 30
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey returns to UFC for title fight Dec. 30

White said similar things with other outlets, saying that Rousey just really planned to have a layoff because of the busy schedule before the loss, and that she needed to take care of some minor injuries as well. Everybody wins or loses. Maybe even a title match if Rousey manages to claim back her long kept title. The striking part of this fight looks to favor the champion.

Author: 0 Sorry Dak Prescott, you're still Tony Romo's backup according to Jerry Jones

This creates an awkward situation though, as starter Tony Romo is expected back in a few weeks. "They was better than I thought", Jones said , per Jori Epstein of The Dallas Morning News . Prescott has been a very solid QB2 option in fantasy this season, but the Cowboys believe the offense will be more dynamic under Romo. Again, 2014 was his best season as a pro, just two years ago.

Author: 0 Denver's Gary Kubiak remains in hospital after falling ill Sunday

The move comes just one day after Kubiak was hospitalized following the Broncos' 23-16 loss to the Falcons on Sunday. "He's going to be back on Monday, but he's going to take this week and take care of some of those issues and find out if there are some different triggers", Elway said.

Sports Donald Trump needles NFL for treatment of concussed players
Author: 0 Donald Trump needles NFL for treatment of concussed players

Mr. Trump said at the podium while pointing at the woman. As the Trump campaign becomes paralysed by an onslaught of accusations against the candidate alleging unwanted sexual advances, the property mogul has also attacked Clinton over leaked emails stored on a private email account.

Sports Tiger Woods: American golfer reveals real reason he postponed his comeback
Author: 0 Tiger Woods: American golfer reveals real reason he postponed his comeback

Woods, who had back surgery three times past year, says he feels strong and his health is good. Woods said while that experience whetted his appetite to return to playing, he realised he was not ready to compete against the world's best. We didn't know how his swing would look, how he'd chip, how he'd putt, how his mannerisms would be. "Once you've been visited upon by the yips, when you're chipping it just never goes away".

Author: 0 Athletes to Trump: That's not how our locker room talks

Things can get fun, but as soon it gets disrespectful, someone has to step in. But there's nobody demeaning - there's players in our locker room with sisters, wives and daughters. I think if you sit down with everyone in this locker room and kind of pick their brain on something they have some knowledge on, they can give you some very, very good perspective.

Sports India´s Ashwin regains bowling top spot
Author: 0 India´s Ashwin regains bowling top spot

Ashwin, who took home his seventh man of the series award for his haul of 27 wickets against New Zealand , played a key role in India's surge to the top with their recent performances. "It's something [batting coach] Craig McMillan and the players have had a lot of good discussions about". When you are put in that situation where you're dismissed similar, you are able to learn and improve from that.

Sports Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford replaces Tom Heaton in England squad
Author: 0 Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford replaces Tom Heaton in England squad

The Italian stopper was ruled out of action in August after suffering the injury at the end of a training session, with Jordan Pickford stepping into the team before earning a first senior call-up with England. Pickford had previously been named in the U21 squad for the UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifier against Bosnia & Herzegovina. The 30-year-old, who is Sean Dyche's captain, has remained part of the national set-up despite Burnley relegation and initially made up Southgate's ...

Author: 0 NFL Superstar Defends Odell Beckham Jr

Some have blasted Manning for throwing Beckham under the bus, but many say that it was his way of getting his teammate's head in the game. "I just have to understand if I sneeze the wrong way, it'll be a flag, it'll be a fine", Beckham said after the game.

Sports Game 3 of Indians-Red Sox ALDS postponed, will play Monday
Author: 0 Game 3 of Indians-Red Sox ALDS postponed, will play Monday

First pitch is schedule for 6:08 p.m. But then again, it's fitting with his Red Sox career. The team will need to lead on its leadership (i.e. David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia) to play a statement game Sunday. Blue Jays to serve beer in cups • The Toronto Blue Jays say beer will be poured into cups at their stadium for the rest of the postseason after a fan threw a can at a Baltimore outfielder earlier in the playoffs.

Sports Rosberg puts pressure on Hamilton with Japan win
Author: 0 Rosberg puts pressure on Hamilton with Japan win

Got that lap done and then the start went well. just everything went well. "I came here to win and I managed to win, so I'm really happy with that". Rosberg said: "My thoughts are that my approach is going quite well at the moment, of just looking at the race at hand". That's why I'm saying it's with the utmost respect.

Sports Hurricane Matthew causes minor damage at USC's stadium
Author: 0 Hurricane Matthew causes minor damage at USC's stadium

Currently, kickoff is still slated for 7:30 pm Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium. The AP Top 25 will be published at 12:30 p.m. on Monday. South Carolina Gov. "There's a lot of moving parts and everyone's got to be on the same page moving forward", Muschamp said. The SEC postponed the LSU-Florida game that had been scheduled for Gainesville, Florida.

Sports Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans

THE BLAIR WALSH PROJECT: Vikings kicker Blair Walsh ranks 28th in the National Football League with a 72.7 percent field goal rate that wouldn't be as concerning if he hadn't had some struggles the past few years and the infamous miss of a 27-yard try at the end of the one-point loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the playoffs last season.

Author: 0 La Quinta Remembers & Pays Tribute to Arnold Palmer

The US golf legend, Golf Channel co-founder and seven-time major victor passed away at the age of 87. "We're obviously sad that Arnold Palmer won't get to see the completion of the new course, but we're honored that he's been such a big part of its planning", Justice continued.

Author: 0 Watch David Ortiz's emotional farewell speech to Boston

The Blue Jays and Orioles each have 88 wins with one game to play, and Toronto owns the tie-breaker. The skit featured "Big Papi" talking with Colin Jost about his final series ever at Yankee Stadium as well as his latest, comical endorsements.

Author: 0 Cowboys overcome injuries to beat 49ers 24-17

Would it be better for the team to ride Prescott until he struggles and then have an ace in the hole with a healthy Romo ready to relieve him? And with a quarter of the season under our belts, we can gauge just what to expect from head coach Chip Kelly and Co.

Sports U.S. celebrates 2016 Ryder Cup victory
Author: 0 U.S. celebrates 2016 Ryder Cup victory

That's just bad golf. Amid the insane scrum on the 18th green following the USA winning its first Ryder Cup since 2008, captain Davis Love III walked to the hole and picked up a ball resting about a foot from the cup. "We're bringing home the Ryder Cup because of it". There wasn't much Europe to do. With that Pieters not only became the best rookie in European history, he also became the first since Larry Nelson in 1979 to be the outright top points scorer on either side.

Sports Brady Returns To Patriots Practice This Week, After Four Game Suspension
Author: 0 Brady Returns To Patriots Practice This Week, After Four Game Suspension

Every game counts, do you think we can make it happen vs. the Rams? The post New England Patriots loss to Buffalo Bills is only one loss appeared first on Cover32. "He's just really sore, just going through that motion and going through the throwing motion", Kubiak said. "Hats off to them". "He's already been delayed four games so yeah, he'll play".

Author: 0 Aqib Talib could still face discipline over shooting

On September 21, 2016, CAPERS Investigators met with Aqib Talib's attorney in Dallas. The ninth-year veteran suffered a gunshot wound to his lower right leg that did not require surgery. 'It's definitely a blessing to be able to suit up for this first game'. Talib still faces possible discipline from the National Football League, though it doesn't appear any is planned.

Author: 0 Conor McGregor eyes second belt at UFC 205 in New York City

It's official: Conor McGregor will headline UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in New York City in November, and he'll attempt to make some history in the process. Prior to this super bout, the fans will also witness two undefeated strawweight warriors go head to head for the UFC Women's Strawweight strap - Joanna Jdrzejczyk versus Karolina Kowalkiewicz .

Sports Texans get 27-20 win over Titans despite Osweiler's mistakes
Author: 0 Texans get 27-20 win over Titans despite Osweiler's mistakes

Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller (15) returns a punt 67-yards for a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. This will be his first game in Houston , and Mariota has five TD passes with a 92.6 passer rating in his last three games against divisional opponents.

Sports Keane replaces Johnson in England squad
Author: 0 Keane replaces Johnson in England squad

Johnson, 32, had been a surprise Southgate call-up after two years in the global wilderness. 23 year old Keane has featured for England at under 19, 20 and 21 levels and will now make his first appearance on the England first team squad list.

Author: 0 5 things Tottenham learned by dominating Manchester City

The Premier League have announced the nominees for September's Player of the Month award with players from Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool , Tottenham and Everton in the running. We try to have options, to sometimes play deeper and to counter attack. Today we had quality, we worked very hard, all the players were fantastic all over the pitch.

Author: 0 Eddie Alvarez vs Conor McGregor has driven Jose Aldo to breaking point

White said on Tuesday that McGregor will have to pick a belt should he beat Alvarez in November. Alvarez won the lightweight belt in July when he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos via a first-round TKO in Las Vegas. "We got this fight in about six weeks and I can't wait to come down here and fight in front of all you guys". That fight was rumored to headline UFC 206 in Toronto.

Author: 0 Arsenal beat Burnley at the death in EPL

Monreal 6: Mainly played well, but was outjumped by Gudmundsson in the second half and was lucky we didn't concede. And manager Wenger told Sky Sports: "Honestly, from the bench I didn't even see the ball going in". "When we have good movement, with the quality and speed of our passing and when it is on a high level, we can be a danger in every situation", Koscielny said.

Sports Rookies Elliott, Prescott lead Cowboys past 49ers 24-17
Author: 0 Rookies Elliott, Prescott lead Cowboys past 49ers 24-17

And when Claiborne came up to stop Torrey Smith just short of the marker on fourth-and-6, the Cowboys had their victory. Cowboys offensive line : Missing Tyron Smith and La'el Collins , the line still dominated with Chaz Green, Ronald Leary, Zack Martin, Travis Frederick and Doug Free .

Sports NFL Week 3 Picks: Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots 9/22/16
Author: 0 NFL Week 3 Picks: Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots 9/22/16

Though Garoppolo is struggling to lift his right arm because of a sprained AC joint in his throwing shoulder, the Patriots reportedly are pressuring him to play Thursday night in Houston . OUR PICK: As soon as Brissett when into the game last Sunday, Josh McDaniels and the Patriots went into conservative mode. New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder) is doubtful for Week 3 against the Houston Texans.

Sports Cleveland Browns vs. Miami Dolphins: Game Analysis
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns vs. Miami Dolphins: Game Analysis

While this is only one game, Pryor put himself on the map and established himself as a legitimate offensive threat . Why was the game so close. Unfortunately the Browns still lost in the most Cleveland way imaginable. Yes, even the kickers are getting injured in Cleveland. Landry is one of the few bright spots in an all too inconsistent offense. How Landry consistently gets open is baffling.

Sports Wisconsin's Vince Biegel out for 2-4 weeks after surgery
Author: 0 Wisconsin's Vince Biegel out for 2-4 weeks after surgery

It wasn't clear when Biegel was hurt. Wisconsin defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox will have to find a replacement for Biegel. Biegel, a third-team all-Big Ten pick last season, has nine tackles, including two for loss, and two hurries.

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