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Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

The former top prospect was knocked around for a total of nine runs and 13 hits over 10 innings in losses to the Mets in his last two turns and yielded three home runs at NY on Saturday. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle wasn't ready to say whether Tony Watson will remain the closer after the left-hander blew ninth-inning leads both Tuesday and Wednesday in losses at Baltimore.


Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions , visiting Columbia on Wednesday to speak at a conference inside a center run by the Justice Department, avoided reporters wanting to ask the nation's top legal officer about reports he offered to resign after a spat with President Donald Trump .



Police release dash-cam footage of Tiger arrest

But in police dashcam video released Wednesday, the world's former No. 1 golfer provided a different image to an audience of police officers in the dead of the night. At one point during questioning, the officer reported Woods said he thought he had been driving from Los Angeles and was heading to Orange County. However, Woods later sounded confused when the officer asked him if he knew where he was, to which he replied "Jupiter", adding, "my house".



Ostapenko mounts stunning comeback to complete French Open fairytale

Despite winning her first grand slam title on Paris clay, Ostapenko's favourite tournament is Wimbledon. Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko returns the ball to Romania's Simona Halep during their final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Paris .



Predators on brink as goalie Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

The Penguins goalie, who had allowed nine goals combined in the last two games, rebounded by stoppihng all 24 shots for his second shutout of the playoffs. Not the way the Predators play at home. What the Penguins are saying now sounds an bad lot like what the Predators were saying after coming up empty in Pittsburgh to start the final.



Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title

Je?ena Ostapenko is a Latvian tennis player who has won seven singles and eight doubles titles. Ostapenko had blasted her way into the final on the back of 245 winners - more than any other player in the draw, man or woman. Ostapenko then fell down 0-3 in the second set, but rallied off four straight game wins to keep herself alive. The 20-year-old is the youngest French Open victor since Iva Majoli in 1997 and the first player to win a debut tour- level title at a Slam since Gustavo ...