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Mariners Log: M's fall to Angels on Segura's ninth-inning error

Mariners Log: M's fall to Angels on Segura's ninth-inning error

Paxton couldn't hide his disappointment or frustration. "It hurts. He's been our guy". And he can't figure out how or why he strained the pectoral. Paxton said he was told a pectoral strain is an uncommon injury for pitchers, but that would only seem to add to his unique injury history.


Marlins confirm sale agreement with Derek Jeter group

Marlins confirm sale agreement with Derek Jeter group

New York-based venture capitalist Bruce Sherman is leading the purchase group. Jeter, who made $266 million in salaries on the field, is believed to be contributing $25 million to the purchase of the Marlins. But for most Marlins fans, just punting Loria out the door is a victory in and of itself. There is also how Loria managed to get the city of Miami to essentially give him hundreds of millions , according to Deadspin , to build a new baseball stadium in 2012.


Federer punches ticket to Rogers Cup semis

Federer punches ticket to Rogers Cup semis

Unseeded Argentine Diego Schwartzman posted a odd win over American Jared Donaldson 0-6, 7-5, 7-5 to advance to a quarterfinal meeting with Robin Haase, the 52nd-ranked Dutchman who upset seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-1.


Jamaica's Blake doubtful for sprint relay final

Jamaica's Blake doubtful for sprint relay final

For the better part of the past decade, Bolt has been 100 percent reliable in getting relay gold for the island nation. Yohan Blake is the only other experienced member of Jamaica's sprint relay pool to have won medals at the World Championships or Olympics.



Townsend backing promoted Brighton to survive then thrive in Premier League

This does not influence me at all. "I'm calm and I'm ready to help my team". "For others it may influence, but I am chilled about it". Rio Ferdinand - Ferdinand formed one of the best defensive partnerships that the league has ever seen with Nemanja Vidic, but his longevity gives him the edge over the Serbian.


Farah's invincibility ended in final track race

Farah's invincibility ended in final track race

Farah normally takes charge on the final lap but this time, following a tactical affair, he found himself playing catch-up over the final 400m as Edris and his fellow Ethopian Yomif Kejelcha led the way. Johnson-Thompson tried to tap into the wave of emotion for Farah making her final attempt after the 5,000 race had started, but despite her efforts could not clear the bar.