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Europe sends out its heavy (Olympic) medal at Ryder Cup

McIlroy and handpicked English rookie partner Andy Sullivan of England led 2-up with four holes to play in foursomes only to lose 1-up to Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler in the day's tightest match. "Let's get going, we're exhausted of losing this thing". Three points (is) awesome. We've pulled it back a good bit. United States' Patrick Reed reacts after making a putt and winning his match 3 & 2 on the 16th hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept.


McIlroy, Pieters trying to ride European momentum

McIlroy, Pieters trying to ride European momentum

Brooks Koepka of the United States hits out of a bunker on the 12th hole during morning four-ball matches at the Ryder Cup. The excitement was lacking in Saturday afternoon four-ball at the Ryder Cup, if only because both teams were playing so well there was little movement on the leaderboard.


NOTEBOOK: Lions react to loss in Green Bay

NOTEBOOK: Lions react to loss in Green Bay

The Lions actually found some defensive life in the second half, holding the Packers to just three second-half points, but the damage inflicted by Rodgers in the first half was just too much for Detroit to overcome. Colts 26, Chargers 22: Andrew Luck shook off a sore throwing shoulder, then watched T.Y. Hilton break a tackle on a 63-yard touchdown pass with 1:17 to play, giving Indianapolis a victory over San Diego.



Mets beat Phillies 5-3 to clinch top NL wild card

Robinson Cano hit two home runs, his 37th and 38th of the season, as Seattle moved to within a game of the Toronto Blue Jays in the race for the final wild-card spot in the American League. He did it again on Saturday. His two-run shot in the sixth gave the Mets their second lead of the game. Ryan Howard gave the fans a treat with a two-run home run in his penultimate game in a Phillies uniform, but that was the extent of the highlights Saturday afternoon as the Phils suffered a 5-3 loss to ...



Quotes from Ryder Cup foursomes

Europe's Rory McIlroy high fives Europe's Thomas Pieters on the second hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Saturday, Oct. "We played really well in the morning, and we actually played pretty good this afternoon". "It was a good start". Palmer's golf bag from that contest had been displayed on the first tee in tribute after his death on Sunday.



Will Round 2 at Ryder Cup bring more wild momentum swings?

The Saturday morning pairings in foursomes have Mickelson and Fowler playing Rory McIlroy and Thomas Pieters, Brandt Snedeker and Brooks Koepka playing Henrik Stenson and Matt Fitzpatrick, Jimmy Walker and Zach Johnson playing Justin Rose and Chris Woods and Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth playing Sergio Garcia and Rafa Cabrera Bello .