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Mariners acquire right-handers Whalen, Povse from Braves

Mariners acquire right-handers Whalen, Povse from Braves

A report by Major League Baseball analyst Greg Johns confirmed the move, which appears to show that Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto is still trying to improve the starting rotation. Povse, 23, had a solid season in high-Single A and Double-A in 2016, posting a 3.36 ERA in 26 starts with 139 strikeouts and only 29 walks in 158 innings.


Ravens Tucker gets a kick out of being perfect

Ravens Tucker gets a kick out of being perfect

Both teams are hot right now and show no signs of slowing down. I'd really appreciate that. They face the Dolphins, Patriots, Eagles, Steelers, and Bengals . 4 - one that is sure to serve as a head-to-head tiebreaker in the AFC playoff race. I don't personally think he has a hint of arrogance in him at all.



Brewers sign Eric Thames, designate slugging 1B Chris Carter

The Brewers also agreed not to offer him salary arbitration after the contract expires, allowing Thames to become a free agent ahead of schedule. The three-year contract is worth more than $15 million guaranteed, a source told ESPN's Jerry Crasnick.


#13 IN beats #3 UNC 76-67

#13 IN beats #3 UNC 76-67

Then, with the game almost sealed, Anunoby dunked with 1:35 left and held onto the rim, but not long enough for the traffic to clear below. Coming off a 71-56 rout of Wisconsin, UNC's pouring in 92.9 points a contest. Though certain facets of the defense - like Berry's job on the ball after picking up the point guard in the backcourt - have been excellent, Williams and Berry agree there's room for improvement.


Russell Westbrook Tallies Another Triple-Double In Win Over Wizards

Russell Westbrook Tallies Another Triple-Double In Win Over Wizards

From then on, he lit the team up and put the Wizards away. He shot seven out of 13 from beyond the arc. Brooks, who spent seven seasons as head coach of the Thunder, experienced an abundant amount of success in Oklahoma City. - Six Wizards reached double figures, including double-doubles from John Wall (15 points, 15 assists) and Marcin Gortat (12 points, 11 rebounds). Dictate the tempo of the game.


Vikings RB Peterson spotted running during practice

Vikings RB Peterson spotted running during practice

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters last week that a December return was a possibility for Peterson. "He's probably ahead of schedule". "I'm not in charge of the rehab", Zimmer said. Peterson, 31, can officially be activated from injured reserve at any time. The Vikings (6-5) are last in the National Football League in rushing with 71.1 yards per game and 2.8 yards per attempt, with particular trouble in short-yardage situations that haunted them in a few of their losses.