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Rays anticipate returning home for weekend series vs Red Sox

Rays anticipate returning home for weekend series vs Red Sox

Todd Frazier belted a three-run homer in Monday's 5-1 victory in the series opener as the Yankees crept within three games of first-place Boston in the American League East. Even so, Tampa Bay looks to be the play here. Judge took third when Gary Sanchez singled on a full-count offering, and Didi Gregorius hit a sacrifice fly.


Ward, Faneca among Hall of Fame nominees again

Ward, Faneca among Hall of Fame nominees again

Neil Smith played only three seasons with the Broncos, but two of them resulted in Super Bowl titles. After being drafted out of Tennessee-Chattanooga in the third round in 1996, Owens went to six Pro Bowls and was an All-Pro selection five times.


The Houston Texans Play Their First Home Game

The Houston Texans Play Their First Home Game

Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) bobbles a pass as Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback A.J. Bouye (21) defends the play during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. They have to establish the running game early, and they have to use rookie D'Onta Foreman more than they did on Sunday when he carried once for 4 yards.


Russell Westbrook signs 10-year extension with Jordan Brand

Russell Westbrook signs 10-year extension with Jordan Brand

The deal will also include both on- and off-court signature sneakers, new territory for Westbrook. However that's going to change now. After first signing on with the brand to an initial five-year endorsement deal in 2013, Westbrook has been positioned as the face of the brand and led the annual Air Jordan model each subsequent season.


Danica Patrick won't remain with Stewart Haas Racing in 2018

Danica Patrick won't remain with Stewart Haas Racing in 2018

A new sponsorship arrangement is the reason for her departure, however. The announcement came only hours after news broke of a new primary sponsor for the team in 2018. "I said this past year, it's not any fun to run 20 or 25", she said in June. "It's not fun. So if I don't feel like I can have the opportunity to move on from there and have a better opportunity, then honestly I don't care".


Philippe Coutinho Returns to Liverpool Training Following Conclusion of Barcelona Transfer Saga

Philippe Coutinho Returns to Liverpool Training Following Conclusion of Barcelona Transfer Saga

City's only injury doubt is Ilkay Gundogan with Kyle Walker available after suspension. After failing to complete a move to Barcelona in the transfer window, many are wondering how easy it will be for Coutinho to return to the Reds. Klopp will surely think Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and James Milner are possible options in that area, but an away game to City might not be the right time to experiment with players in an unfamiliar role.